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Kary Mark Pack


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Kary Mark Pack, 59 stepped into heaven on Saturday, Jan. 9, 2021 with family by his side. On June 10, 1961 Mark was born to JE Pack and Jacqueline (Jackie) Burton in Roswell, NM.

He married his bride, Donna Brim on July 24, 1982 in Roswell, NM. They have 2 sons.

First and foremost, Mark loved God and sharing His love. His family, fishing and the Dallas Cowboys came next. Mark had an undeniable laugh and a great sense of humor. He loved to make people laugh. His one-liners are legendary. “wherever you go…there you are.”

Mentor, friend, Pac-Man and “legend of Lake Fork” are words spoken about Mark. He was a professional fishing guide on Lake Fork for many years. He loved fishing! He was able to make a living of his passion. Mark’s professional career was over 10 years between the Bassmaster Elites and the FLW Tours where he fished over 100 professional tournaments and achieved 12 Top 10 finishes, 3 Title appearances and 2 tour victories. In 2013 he continued innovating lures and bringing them to the bass fishing industry with M-Pack Lures. His innovation was the M-Pack Jig and the M-Pack Shad.

Mark is survived by:

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His wife-Donna Pack-Mineola, TX, sons- Jason & Ana Pack, Paris, TX, Joshua Pack, Mineola, TX

Mother-Jackie Burton, Roswell, NM, In-Laws- Glenn & Ruth Brim, Roswell, NM

Brothers- Jamie & Lori Pack, Roswell, NM, Tony Bartlett-Peaster, TX

Sisters- Lyndia & Jimmy Meeks, Roswell, NM, Ellene & Rick Cunningham-Bridgeport, TX, Gina Hall, Roswell, NM, Dawn & Don Strait, Peaster, TX.

Brother-in-law-Scott & Angela Brim, Roswell, NM

Sister-in-law-Debra & Scott Stapleton, Colorado Springs, CO

Nieces-Amber & John Dollar-Roswell, NM, Kiersten & Jeff Lynn, Roswell, NM, Ayrin Meeks, Roswell, NM, Christia & Shane Cowen, Poolville, TX, Kristen Veretto, Colorado Springs, CO

Nephews-Randy & Krystal Whited, Paradise, TX, Alex & Theresa Meeks, Scottsdale, AZ., Andrew Meeks & fiancé Brittany McNamara-Phoenix, AZ., Cody Cunningham and fiancé Cheyenne Fox, Springtown, TX.

Great nieces-Brooklyn & Brielle Dollar, Roswell, NM, Kadince & Kabella Whited, Makayla Caple, Paradise, TX.

Great nephews-Eli, Noah & Luke Lynn, Roswell, NM, Jace & Quinten Cowen, Poolville, TX, Blaze Dollar, Roswell, NM. and numerous cousins.

Mark is preceded in death by his father, JE Pack.

A memorial service will take place at a later date.

In honoring Mark’s love of nature and the outdoors, memorial contributions can be made to the Texas Parks and Wildlife Foundation at www.tpwf.org. Click on either the Give Today or Donate button and choose the Tribute Gift option/Mark Pack. All donations will go to the Texas Freshwater Fishery Center in Athens, TX.

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