Herbert Henry Stockton, 89, passed away Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at home in Graham. Funeral services will be held Saturday, January 20, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. in Morrison Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at 3:00 p.m. in Buffalo Gap Cemetery under the direction of Morrison Funeral Home.
Herbert was born December 18, 1928 in Buffalo Gap to the late Charles Wesley and Lena Myrtle (Ellinger) Stockton. He married Joyce Ross in 1952 in County Line, Oklahoma and she preceded him in death in 2000. Herbert was a veteran of the United States Army and a retired Dallas Fire Fighter. He moved to Graham in 2003 from Buffalo Gap and was a member of First Church of the Nazarene.
Survivors include: daughter, Sheree Hayes and husband, Pastor Gaylord Hayes of Graham; son, Henry "Biff" Stockton and wife, Vicki of Graham; 6 grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held Saturday from 9 to 10 a.m. at the funeral home.