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Lonnie Roy Corley died Saturday, March 29, 2014.
Service is set for 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Springtown Baptist Temple.
Interment is in Jay Bird Cemetery. Visitation is from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at White's Funeral Home, 401 N. Main, Springtown.
Mr. Corley was born April 22, 1944 in Fort Worth. He grew up in Azle and attended Azle High School, where he became an outstanding football player. Corley's first love was football and he admired his varsity football coach, Don Hood, with whom he remained friends. He worked at Tri-County Electric for several years and retired from Parker County Precinct 1. Corley loved to play golf. He attended Springtown Baptist Temple, where he developed many friendships. He loved to fish. He told his wife that there were three men in his life that left a lasting impression on him, his dad-Delbert Corley, his football coach and his father-in-law-Zack Leatherwood. Corley was preceded in death by his parents, Delbert and Lois Corley; mother, Marjorie Woodward; and sister, Billie Wright.
Survivors include his wife of 47 years, Nowanah; sons, Theron Corley and wife, Karen of Fort Worth and Richard Corley of Springtown; daughters, Charlotte Sisk and husband, Junior of Weatherford, and Carla Sisk of Springtown; brothers, Tommy Woodward and wife, Greta of Alvarado, Gary Woodward and wife, Lori of Lake Worth and Stevie Woodward of Conroe; sisters, Sandy Young and husband, Danny of Sherman, and Sammie Scott and husband, Scotty of Lake Worth; nine grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; many cousins, nieces, nephews and his church family.