Graveside Services for Jimmie Dee Haston will be held at 10 am Wednesday, January 29, 2020, in Terry County Memorial Cemetery with Maegan Ruiz sharing memories of his life.
There will be a family visitation at Brownfield Funeral Home on Tuesday, January 28, 2020, from 6 pm to 8 pm.
Jimmie passed away in Garland on Saturday, January 25, 2020. He was born on November 17, 1930, in Jester, Oklahoma to C.D. and Effie Mae Haston. Jimmie graduated from Plainview High School. He then served in the United States Navy during the Korean War. Jimmie completed his education with a Master’s from Texas Tech University. He married Geraldine “Jerry” Caudell on June 2, 1957, in Briscoe. He was a science teacher for more than 25 years. He was passionate about his teaching and wanted all of his students to further their education. Jimmie was a member of the Church of Christ. He was a jokester with a dry sense of humor. He was always joking and kidding around, even up until the end.
Jimmie is preceded in death by his wife, Jerry Haston, parents, C.D. and Effie Mae Haston, brother and his wife, Cleo and Jennifer Haston, and sister-in-law, Mary Haston.
Jimmie is survived by his four children, Debbie Williams and husband, Art, of Dallas, Janet Quinones and husband, Balo, of Dallas, Jim Bob Haston and wife, Robyn, of Anton, Shonda and husband, Craig; five grandchildren, Maegan Ruiz, Chandler Perry, Justin Haston, Chelsea Turner, Jordan Haston and Cole; two great-grandchildren, Jude Ruiz and Murphy Ruiz; three sisters, Ruth Norwood, Kay Stern, Norma Turner; and a brother, Frank Haston.