Jack Lewis Cole, Sr., 86, machinist tool maker at the Yorktown Naval Weapon Station

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On Sept. 19, 2016, Jack Lewis Cole, Sr., passed away quietly in Hospice House of Williamsburg.

Originally a native of West Virginia, he spent most of his life in Williamsburg with his loving family working as a machinist tool maker at the Naval Weapon Station in Yorktown. He retired after 33-years of Federal Service.

His loving wife of 66 years, Frances, continues to lead the family consisting of sons; Jack, Jr. (Marilyn), Chris, Sr. (Laura); daughter, Debbie; brother, Mason; grandchildren, Chris, Jr. (Suzanne), Rachel (Trey), Ben (Sara), Jacob (Jia), Ricky (Meghan); great-grandchildren, Amelia, Dylan, Kelan, Kamryn, Lily, Phoebe, Cole and Riley. He was a great husband and father, always loved West Virginia, but was devoted to his family.

The family will receive friends on Friday, Sept. 23, 2016 from 6-8 p.m. at Nelsen Funeral Home, 3785 Strawberry Plains Road, Williamsburg, VA 23185. A graveside service will be held on Saturday, Sept. 24, 2016 at 3 p.m. at Cedar Grove Cemetery, 809 S Henry St, Williamsburg, VA 23185.

Online condolences may be shared with the family at www.nelsencares.com.