Alfred ‘Jack’ Winkler
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Alfred Jackson (Jack) Winkler, 60, of McDonald, passed away Friday, April 12, 2013, at his home surrounded by family.

He will be remembered for being a loving husband, brother, father and grandfather.

He was born in Chattanooga, on Jan. 25, 1953, to parents Lee and Lora Winkler.

He married Nancy Sue Johnson on July 16, 1977, and moved from California to Tennessee in 1982.

He was a small business owner who worked in the cement industry for more than 40 years. He was a talented artist whose ability to create beautiful artwork from nature was a true gift. He was loved by all who knew him and will be missed greatly.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Lee and Lora Winkler.

Survivors include his wife, Nancy Winkler; children: Jarrod Winkler, Darla Owens, Stephanie Franklin, John Winkler and Anne Winkler; and grandchildren: Nicholas Winkler, Spencer Riggs, Andrea Riggs, Dakotah Owens, Cheyenne Owens, Savannah Owens, Becky Winkler and Raven Cross.

The family will hold a private memorial service at a later date.

You can however share a memory of Jack and/or your personal condolences with his family by visiting his memorial web page and guest book at

Companion Funeral & Cremation Service and the Cody family are honored to assist the Winkler family with these arrangements.