William C. Jack Fields

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William C. "Jack" Fields

William C. Jack Fields William C. "Jack" Fields, 83 of Bluefield, VA, went home to be with the Lord, Tuesday, March 12, 2019. Born in Virginia, he was the son of the late William Bascom and Rachel Ellen Simpson Fields.
He was a graduate of Graham High School and loved to referee football games on all school levels. He served his country in the U.S. Army, was a member of Parkview Baptist Church and a founding charter member of the Bluefield Virginia Rescue Squad. Jack loved gardening and wood working. Most recently, Jack enjoyed his time working at the Bland Ministry Center.
In addition to his parents, his was preceded in death by his grandson: Adam Fields.
He will be lovingly and affectionately missed by his wife of 59 years: Ellen Graham Fields; his children: Jack Michael Fields (Shelia) of Rocky Mount, VA, Michelle Hawley (David) of Falls Mills, VA and Melinda Litton (Tommy) of Bland, VA; sisters: Linda Douthat (Buzzy) of Bluefield, VA and Audrey Dolin (Mike) of Bluefield, VA; grandchildren: Carrie Hawley, Rebecca Cline (Caleb), Marshall Hawley (Brittany Cox), Stephen Fields (Christina) and Luke Litton; 3 great-grandchildren.
A service to celebrate Jack's life will be held Friday, March 15, 2019 at 11:00 A.M. at Parkview Baptist Church with Rev Jim Drake officiating. Burial will follow at Grandview Memory Gardens with family and friends serving as pallbearers. Friends may visit with the family Thursday, March 14, 2019 at Dudley Memorial from 5-7 P.M.
Published on March 13, 2019
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8 posts

Donnie Bailey
Mar 17, 2019
Just wanted to let you all know I'm praying for you all. I loved brother Jack for a lot of years and the rest of you.. So sorry I didn't get to his service, I didn't know. I care for you all dearly. Love you all and God bless.
Mike Dolin
Mar 15, 2019
Lost my second "brother". Jack always had a smile for everyone. A hard worker and devoted man. A true blessing to have known him. I will greatly miss him.
Chris Morris
Mar 14, 2019
I have many happy memories of Mr. Fields and his entire family. He was a great man and a true friend to all the kids in the neighborhood. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all in this difficult time.
Joe Newton
Mar 14, 2019
Have just learned of Jack's passing in looking at online paper tonight (March 14). Have not had much contact with him in recent years but know he was a good man who will be greatly missed by all who knew him. Prayers and best wishes for his family and friends. God bless on all.
Regina bailey meeks
Mar 14, 2019
So sorry, he was a very nice man, i had known all my life.
Rita Peery
Mar 14, 2019
We're so sorry for your loss. Jack was a very friendly and kind man. He was always so nice wherever you saw him. All of us at Bluefield Manufacturing will miss him dearly. Our sincere condolences to you, Mrs. Fields and your family.
Cindy Douthat Thomas
Mar 14, 2019
As a neighbor growing up, I remember Jack being such a pleasant, friendly, happy person. Like his parents, Rachel and Bascom, he was ever devoted to his family, and more than willing to help anyone who needed it...all traits the world needs more of. He will be sadly missed. My sincere condolences to his family.
Joan French Billings
Mar 14, 2019
So sorry for the loss of Jack he was a good man! we went to school together and he was always so good everyone liked him and i hope God will give the family peace and comfort and God bless you all