J.W. Cargile

J.W. Cargile, 60, of Me­xia, passed away July 14, 2013, in Mexia. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m., Wednesday, July 17, at First Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Eddie Hayworth officiating. Interment will follow in the Mexia Cemetery.

Visitation with the family will be 6-8 p.m., Tuesday, at Blair-Stubbs Funeral Home.

Wayne was born April 9, 1953, in Barstow, Calif., to E.K. Cargile and Billie Jo Holmes Pollock. He had been a resident of Mexia for 37 years. Wayne married Sharon Bain on June 10, 1977, at the First Baptist Church in Mexia. He had been an employee of the Mexia State Supported Living Center Laundry Department for the past eight years. Wayne was devoted to God and his family; loving husband, father, grandfather and brother. He was always actively involved and very supportive of his children and grandchildren in their school activities or anything in which they were involved. He was a member of Point Enterprise Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Wayne is survived by his wife, Sharon Cargile, of Mexia; children Martin Wayne Cargile and wife Ashley, April Michele Self and husband Joe R. Self, and Jeffrey Keith Cargile, all of Mexia; grandchildren Kevin Wayne and Jacob Andrew Ramirez, and Aaden Mark and Kendall Brooke Cargile; brothers Dean Cargile, of Mexia, Gary Cargile, of Mexia, Terry Cargile, of Duncanville, Glen Cargile, of North Richland Hills; sisters Brenda Pettit, of Wyoming, Diana Clark, of California, and Shirley Taylor, of Eustace; stepmother, Sandy Clark, of California; and a number of nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers will be Casey Cargile, Justin Reed, Coby Sterling, Eric Shamblin, Cedric Smith and Damien Hall. Honorary pallbearers will be Dean Cargile, Glen Cargile, Terry Cargile, Kevin Ramirez and Jacob Ramirez.

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