John departed his earthly life on Dec. 2, 2007.
He is survived by his life partner, Judy Horn of Smithville; one son, John Zugg III, of Austin; sisters Linda Crouse and husband Bill of New Waverly, Texas, and Phyllis Howell and husband Billy Ray of Odessa; stepchildren Michael Nutt, Dana Compton, Kimberly Pearson and husband Art, Tracy Justice and husband Russell. John
will be missed by his grandchildren, Audrey Day, Ashley Day, Aaron Washington, Angellica Washington, Jordon Justice and Shelly Justice, as well as several nieces and nephews, and a host of friends, as they always made him smile.
John was preceded in death by his wife Stephanie Zugg and parents, John and Helen Zugg.
John was a graduate of Odessa High in 1967 and was a Marine Corps Veteran. After years of working as a commercial insulator he enjoyed his retirement by sitting at home and telling jokes to friends or going out to dinner. John always had a story to tell and a friend to make.
Services were held on Monday, Dec. 10 at 11 a.m. at the Eeds Funeral Home Chapel,408 South Main in Lockhart, Texas. Honorary pallbearers were Bill Crouse, Steven Crouse, Jesse Tausch, Edward Tindol, Michael Nutt, Mike Henderson, Rusty Justice, Keith Chambers and Billy Ray Howell.
All arrangements were with Eeds Funeral Home, 408 South Main, Lockhart , Texas 78644. (512) 398-2343