Jack Wyatt passed away Monday, November 16, 2015. He was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma to Leonard and Alma Perona Wyatt on December 14, 1937 and graduated from Tulsa Central High School in 1956. He loved sports. Jack lettered in both baseball and football and received a scholarship to play football at Coffeyville Junior College in Kansas. Coffeyville won the National Junior College Championship with Jack playing right guard. He later attended the University of Tulsa and graduated in 1961. In 1962, he moved to Dickinson, Texas to begin his career in education at Dickinson Independent School District (DISD) where he became a teacher and coach. Affectionately known in his younger years as Spanky and later as Coach Wyatt, Jack taught history and civics, coached football, basketball, baseball, tennis, including the first women’s tennis team, and debate. He retired as a coach and attended Sam Houston State University to obtain his Master’s degree in Education. Although no longer a coach, he continued supporting the Gators as the football games spotter, later announcing, and built many homecoming floats. He coordinated numerous dances, proms and graduation ceremonies as the senior class sponsor and was the student council sponsor. During his spare time, Jack spent many hours volunteering and contributing to youth sports, he helped start the Dickinson Viking youth Football league and the Dickinson Junior Teenage Baseball League. He finished out his 33-year DISD career in education as a guidance counselor and retired in 1995. Once retired, Jack continued to assist with youth sports, coaching his grandson James Jr. in baseball and football, spent many hours maintaining fields, constructing facilities, and elected several times through his life as the Dickinson Little League President. He also loved to fish and woodworking. Jack is preceded in death by his parents and grandson Joel Wyatt. He is survived by his wife of 59 years Judy, son Jeff Wyatt, his wife Elaine, son James Wyatt, his wife Terri, grandson James Wyatt Jr., his fiancé’ Kristen, granddaughter Maegan Wyatt, grandsons Jason Moore and Jesse Moore, great grandchildren Moon Rhey Wyatt, James Wyatt III, Maddison, Cheyenne, Jase and Allen Moore, and sister in law Jamie Kuempel and her husband Robert. Visitation will be at 1:00 PM, Friday, November 20, 2015 at Crowder Funeral Home in Dickinson with services immediately following. Burial will be at Mount Olivet Cemetery in Dickinson, Texas.