SAN SABA — William Jack Grant, 56, of Richland Springs, passed away peacefully in his sleep Dec. 29, 2017 at his residence. William was born on July 21, 1961 in Houston to Grover Wayne Grant and Mary Elizabeth Garner. Jack and his fiancé’ Jennifer Melin, moved to Panama Beach, Florida for a few years but returned to what they called home, Richland Springs.

Jack leaves many behind to cherish his memory: fiancé’, Jennifer Melin of Richland Springs; mother, Mary and step-father Ken Eason, of Richland Spring; one son, William Robert, US NAVY, and wife Renee’ Grant; one daughter, Savannah Lynne Grant of Spring; four sisters, Deborah and husband Bud Isbell of Santa Anna, Karen and husband Michael Lapaglia of Palestine, Dee Breeden of San Angelo, Cyndi Manuel of Lake Charles, Louisiana; one brother; Larry Grant of Richland Springs; and numerous nieces and nephews that he loved dearly.

Jack was preceded in death by his father, Wayne Grant; and one brother, George Howard Higginbotham.

A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 2 at Blaylock Funeral Chapel in San Saba. Interment will be at Richland Springs Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Blaylock Funeral Home of San Saba. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Richland Springs First Baptist Church.