HICO - Don Threadgill, 75, passed away Tuesday, May 26, 2009, in Hico. Services were held on May 28 at Wiley Funeral Home in Glen Rose with burial at George’s Creek Cemetery.
Mr. Threadgill was born May 23, 1934, in Stanford to Gathmer O’Neal Threadgill and Texas Keller Threadgill. He married Lawana Jean Patterson, July 28, 1956, in Joshua. Don owned and operated a muffler shop in Dallas. He was a deacon at Willa Road Baptist Church. Don enjoyed restoring antique cars and played guitar and sang in a small band, entertaining at many area nursing homes. He cherished his family. Preceding him in death were his parents; daughter, Sherri LaDon Threadgill; brother, Charles Threadgill; and son-in-law, Mike Hutto.
Survivors include his wife, Lawana Threadgill; children and spouses, Joe Don and Diane Threadgill, Jimmy and Cindy Threadgill, Jan and Lee Durham, Teresa Guillory, Yvette and Russ Lambert, April Hutto, Christopher Garrett Cochran; 23 grandchildren; six great grandchildren; mother-in-law, Pariozad “Zade” Millikan.
Memorials may be made to CCS Hospice, 118 E. Live Oak St., Dublin, TX 76446.
Published June 3, 2009
Glen Rose Reporter