LINCOLN – Jack R. Lloyd, 74, husband of Ruth (Hanson) Lloyd, passed away April 22, 2008, at a Bangor hospital. He was born Sept. 28, 1933, in Enfield, the son of William A. and Florence (Towle) Lloyd. Jack was raised in Coburn Gore. He always had fond memories of his days there, was always telling stories of his times in that area. He and his father had a store in Coburn Gore, and in 1960, moved their business to Lincoln, where Jack worked right up until his illness last Thursday. At his store, he sold general merchandise, groceries, bottled gas, automobiles and his famous three-for-a-dollar hot dogs. One of his favorite past times was going to the car auctions, where he met many good friends. He was a loving father and grandfather. In addition to his wife, Ruth, he is survived by four children, Bonnie Pickering and Mike of Lincoln, Marty Lloyd of Bangor, Wendy Moore and Raymond of Carmel and Leann Thornton and Bill of Lincoln; seven grandchildren, Abbie, Tracie, Gavin, Ryan Pickering, Andrea Moore and Evan and Sarah Thornton; a sister, Janet Gould and Walter of Wakefield, R.I.; two sisters-in-law, Rachel Lloyd of East Hartford, Conn., and Kathleen Lloyd of Enfield; several nieces and nephews. Friend may call 7-9 p.m. Wednesday at Clay Funeral Home, 7 Lee Road, Lincoln. Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home with the Rev. Darrell Joiner officiating. Interment will be at Lincoln Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the American Heart Association or the Dead River Historical Society of Stratton. Donations may be left at the funeral home. For an online register book, please visit