|Birth: ||Sep. 26, 1942|
San Diego County
|Death: ||Oct. 19, 1994|
Services for David Phares Jr., 52, of Sherman will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday in Dannel Funeral Chapel. He died Tuesday at his home.
The Rev. Glyn Tyson of Luella Baptist Church and the Rev. Lander Bethel of Grand Ave. Presbyterian Church will officiate. Masonic graveside rites will be conducted in Van Alystyne Cemetery.
Mr. Phares was born in San Diego, Ca. the son of David and Valda Leah Franks Phares. He moved to Sherman as a young child, and was a graduate of Sherman High School. On Jan 2, 1970 he married Carolyn Sue Ferguson in Sherman.
He served in the K-9 Unit of the Army from 1959-1961. For 28 years, he has been employed as a master electro-mechanical engineer technician for Texas Instuments.
A 32 degree Mason, he was a member of the Andrew Randell Lodge No. 1342, AF&AM and Scottish Rite Bodies. He was also a member of Grand Avenue Presbyterian Church, and a former member of the Sheriff's Reserve.
Among his Survivors are his wife; daughters, Amanda Dawn Phares and Tona Sue Turner, both of Sherman and Jennifer Louise Ross of Gunter; mother, Valda Leah Jergins of Sherman; sister, Peggy Diane Jay of Sherman; and five grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Jim Lough, Allen Jones, Bill Dugan, Walt Butterworth, C.J. Carney and Prentis Nichols.
The family will be at the funeral home from 7 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, and other times at the family residence.
Memorials may be made to Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, 2222 Welborn, Dallas, 75219-9982; or to the American Heart Association, Grayson County Division, P.O. Box 1234, Sherman, 75091.
Copied from the Sherman Democrat 19 Oct. 1994
Copy of 2nd obituary from the Sherman Democrat
LUELLA- Funeral service for David Phares Jr., 52, who died Oct 18, 1994, at his resisdence will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the Dannel Chapel. The Rev. Glyn Tyson will officiate.
Masonic graveside rites will be in the Van Alstyne Cemetery.
from Sherman Democrat Oct. 19, 1994
Phares was born on Sept 26, 1942, San Diego, CA, the son of David and Valda Leah Franks Phares. He graduated from Sherman High School and served in the K-9 Unit of the Army from 1959-1961. He had been employed as a master electro-mechanic engineer technician for Texas Instruments for 28 years. He was a former member of the Sheriff's Reserve, a member of the Andrew Randell Masonic Lodge #1342, A.F. & A.M., a 32nd degree Mason, member of the Scottish Rite Bodies, and a member of Grand Avenue Presbyterian Church. He married Carolyn Sue Ferguson on Jan. 2, 1970 in Sherman.
Survivors include his wife; his mother; three daughters Jennifer Louise Ross of Gunter, Amanda Dawn Phares, and Tonna Sue Turner of Sherman; a sister, Peggy Diane Jay of Sherman; and five grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Jim Lough, Allen Jones, Bill Dugan, Walt Butterworth,, C.J. Carney, Parents Nichols.
The family will be at the funeral home from 7 until 8 p.m. today and other times at the residence.
Memorial may be made to the Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children, 2222 Welborn, Dallas, TX. 76219-9982, or to the American Heart Association.
from Denison Herald Oct. 19, 1994
David Phares (1902 - 1981)
Valda Leah Franks Phares Jergins (1923 - 2004)
Van Alstyne Cemetery
Created by: Lucile Phares Cobb
Record added: Jan 01, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 82811451
May God Bless You and Keep You Private first Class (PFC) David Phares.|
Added: Apr. 20, 2014
Lucile Phares Cobb
Added: Jan. 1, 2012