Jack Dempsey, 92, of Arlington, TX passed away on January 16th, at Universal Hospice in Ft. Worth, TX.
Jack was a retired military veteran, served as a volunteer fireman and a city councilman in his younger years. He was active in politics and considered himself to be a populist. His fondness of dancing made him very popular among the ladies at any dance he attended. Jack earned his living as an artist and illustrator. In his later years, he also became a published author for various magazines. He frequently illustrated his articles. Jack was a member of the Mena Art Gallery.
He is survived by his Children: Steve Dempsey of Frankston, TX, Craig Dempsey of Poynor, TX, Niki Dempsey of Hatfield, AR, Vone Dempsey of Arlington, TX, Tami Dempsey Brawner of Pueblo, CO; Eight grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren.
Services for Mr. Dempsey will be held at 1:00 pm, Sunday, March 1st at Moore Funeral Home: 1219 N. Davis, Arlington, TX.
Interment: 10:30 am, Monday, March 2nd at Dallas/Ft. Worth National Cemetary: 2800 Mountain Creek Parkway, Dallas, TX 75211