October 11, 1920 – March 9, 2013 Gardner,
Henry Dwight Gardner age 92 of Duncanville and a former longtime Wolfe City Resident died Saturday, March 9, 2013, at Laurenwood Nursing and Rehabilitation in Duncanville.
Mr. Gardner was born on October 11, 1920 in Wolfe City, Texas the son of Steward James and Ora Pearl Goodwin Gardner. He married Clarice Macon on June 7, 1941 in Leonard, Texas.
Mr. Gardner was a member of the Carrollton Church of Christ and a former member of the Wolfe City Church of Christ. He served as Wolfe City Postmaster for several years. He was a member of the board of directors of Mt. Carmel Cemetery and served on the Wolfe City ISD School Board. He was an Army Veteran: having served in World War II.
Surviving are three daughters, Jean Erwin and husband Gary of Spring, Joan Cole and husband Ron of Waxahachie and Jan Hunnicutt of Plano; three grandsons, Chad Cole, Ged Erwin, and Jason Cole: four granddaughters, Meredith Hendricks, Heather Crockett, Amy McElfish, and Monica Fracht: 15 great-grandchildren; brother and sister-in-law Charles and Charlsie Gardner of Commerce: several nieces and nephews and other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his wife, parents, and one brother, James Gardner.
Visitation will be help prior to the funeral on Monday, March 11, 2013 at R.W. Owens & Son Funeral Home from 1:30 P.M. till Service time. Funeral service will be at 3:00 P.M. with Charles Landreth officiating. Burial will follow at Mt. Carmel Cemetery in Wolfe City, Texas with Chad Cole, Ged Erwin, Trey McElfish, Mark Crockett, Drew Hendricks, Adam Fracht and Larry Macon serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers are J.T. Woodruff, Reuben Milton, and Charles Ranly.
Memorials may be made to
World Bible School
P.O. Box 2169
Cedar Park, Texas 78630