November 25, 2009
Luther Charles Umphress, Jr., 75, of Van Alstyne, TX passed away
November 23, 2009 in Sherman, TX. He was born on August 4, 1934 in Gunter,
TX to Luther C. and Mae (Lewis) Umphress, Sr. He married Sue Brown on September
25, 1954 in McKinney, TX and worked as a builder for 35 years. Luther was
a member of Elmont Baptist Church in Van Alstyne for many years.
He is survived by his wife, Sue Umphress of Van Alstyne, TX; daughters,
Pamela Anglin of Paris, TX, Vicki Kight and husband, David of Sherman,
TX and Kristy Hibdon of Van Alstyne, TX; brother, Don Umphress and wife,
Carol of Whitewright, TX; sister, Louise Vaughn of Gunter, TX; grandchildren,
Kyle Kight and wife, Katie of Denison, TX, Charlie Anglin of Allen, TX,
Morgan Kight of Pottsboro, TX, Logan Anglin of Paris, TX, Brittany Hibdon
of Van Alstyne, TX, Jordan Kight of Sherman, TX, Lane Umphress of Van Alstyne,
TX; great-grandson, Kash Kight of Denison, TX.
He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, James and
Jerry Umphress and one grandson, Cody Glover.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, November 27, 2009
at Flesher Funeral Home Chapel in Van Alstyne with Rev. Jim Poole, Pastoral
Care Chaplain for Medical City of Dallas, officiating. Interment will follow
at Van Alstyne Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at
Flesher Funeral Home.