Bill Harbert, 84 of Dumas, passed away on Sunday, October 6, 2019. Memorial services will be held at 2 o’clock in the afternoon on Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at Talon Point, 5145 FM 722 with Pastor Keith Hight officiating. Private family burial will be in the Dumas Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 o’clock in the evening until 7 o’clock in the evening on Tuesday at the funeral home. Arrangements are entrusted to Morrison Funeral Directors.
Bill was born on June 9, 1935 in Dumas, TX to Franklin and Beatrice (Smith) Harbert. Bill was a Moore County resident his whole life and loved to farm and ranch. He was united in marriage to Doris Neill on July 24, 1954 in Dumas, TX; the couple had just recently celebrated 65 years of marriage. Bill was an excellent woodworker and made many pieces of furniture. His favorite pastime was horseback riding and taking care of his horses. Bill was a member of the ASC Board. Bill was also an hardworking man who loved his family, they will miss him dearly.
Bill was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Bob Harbert.
Bill is survived by his wife, Doris of the home; son: Butch Harbert and his wife Lynn of Dumas, TX; daughter: Mandy Pletcher and husband David of Piedmont, OK; grandchildren: Tobi Gordon and husband Justin of Piedmont, OK, Shea Pletcher and wife Bailey and their children, Brinley, Syler and Piper of Crescent, OK; step grandchild: Susan Beauchamp and her children: Rylee and Jolee of Dumas, TX; sister: Wanda Colston and husband James of Dumas, TX.
The family suggest memorials be made to the Bill Harbert Scholarship Fund c/o Happy State Bank or to Middlewell Methodist Church, 5895 Road W, Channing TX 79018.