The family will receive friends today, Feb. 9, 2014, from 6 until 8 p.m. at Collins-Burke Funeral Home.
Graveside services will be held Monday, Feb. 10, 2014, at 2 p.m. at Walker Memory Gardens in Jasper.
Jack was paint contractor, an avid bass fisherman, a member of the Jasper Bass Club and part-owner of Jasper Decorating Center. He was a Lions Club member for 20 years, a member of the Jasper Bowling Team and worked for the Walker County Board of Education for 12 years.
He was preceded in death by his father, Dal Bland; and his mother, Lona Bland.
Bland is survived by his wife of 67 years, Pauline Henderson Bland of Jasper; and daughter, Patricia Bland of Jasper.
You may sign an online register or express private condolences to the family at www.collinsburkefuneralhome.com.
Collins-Burke Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5571