Peacefully at South Huron Hospital, Exeter on Saturday, September 8, 2012, of London and formerly of Parkhill, in his 76th year. Dear father of Ron and Gayle Prout of Brussels, Janet Prout and Pete Tuckey of Exeter, and Barb Prout and Rob Swanson of Redmond, Washington. Dear grandfather of Annie and Dylan and Megan. Dear brother and brother-in-law of Charles Jr. and Olga Prout of Roseville, Michigan, Geraldine Smith, twin brother Jim and Anne Prout, and Marg Prout all of Exeter, Marie Prout of Wetaskiwin, Alberta, and Eva Prout of London. Predeceased by brothers Robert, Gerald, Glenn and Ted, brother-in-law Bill Smith, and sister-in-law Dorothy Prout. Jack owned and operated JR Prout Men’s and Boy’s Wear in Parkhill for 32 years and since has worked part time for Collin’s Formal Rentals.

Friends may call at the Haskett Funeral Home, 370 William Street, one west of Main, Exeter on Monday 2-4 and 7-9 PM where the funeral service will be held on Tuesday, September 11th at 11 AM with Pastor Cathy Prout officiating.IntermentExeterCemetery.

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