Eskridge, John W. "Jack" Jack Eskridge, 89 of Valley Falls Kansas, passed away Feb. 11, 2013. Jack was a Marine in WWII, went to Kansas Univ. where he played/coached basketball. He was the Dallas Cowboys equipment manger (1960-1973) where he designed the Star on the helmet. He is survived by sons Butch and Scott Eskridge, and daughters Denise Kobuszewski and Debra Dickson. Funeral service will be at 10:00 am on Feb. 16th at Carson-Speaks Chapel, 1501 W. Lexington Ave., Independence, MO 64052.