Elvin Deolen “Jack" Locke b. October 04, 1920 Polk County, Vandervoort, Arkansas d. September 20, 2009 Louisville, Colorado. Son of Elvin Thomas Locke & Ethell May Collier.
Elvin was preceded in death by 5 wives, Polly, Marie, Pat, Clovie and Elouise, his parents and one sister Juanita.
He is survived by his sons Donald Gene Locke of Commerce City Colorado, and Gerald “Jerry” Locke of Belize, two grand sons Donald Gene Locke Jr. of Thornton Colorado and Michael Wayne Locke of Louisiana, 6 great grand children, Daniel Gene Locke, Stephen Thomas Locke, Robert James Locke, Lorianne Jillian Locke all of Colorado, Wayne David Locke, Nicholas Keith Locke, and one sister Dorothy of California along with many cousins all through out the USA.
Elvin will be buried in South Park Cemetery, Chaves County, Roswell, New Mexico. True to his Romany Gypsy heritage, he was quite the traveler and was always happiest when he was out camping some where. He was a long time member of the Good Sam’s Camping club, long time resident of Albuquerque New Mexico until the last 3 remaining months of his life. Elvin moved to Colorado to be with his family for his remaining days. His 5th wife Elouise passed away in June 2009 in Albuquerque New Mexico.
Son Donald G. Locke and wife Barb, grand son Donald G. Locke Jr and wife Judy were present at the time of Jack's death. He will be greatly missed by all who knew Jack as he was known to most everyone