Willie Preston Tyler
1939 - 2014
Willie Preston Tyler, 74, died Saturday, June 7, in Wichita Falls.
Funeral services were held Tuesday at Dutton Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Dennis Neal officiating.
Graveside services followed at Highland Cemetery.
Willie was born July 24, 1939, to Herbert Curtis and Lula (Bryant) Tyler. He married Leveta Conway on July 15, 1961 in Wichita Falls. He served in the US Army and worked in the oilfield for Hardy Gage until retirement. He enjoyed going to visit family in South and North Carolina. He liked farming, traveling, fishing, and hunting.
He is preceded in death by his parents; and one sister, Vetie Stroud.
Surviving relatives include his wife, Leveta Tyler of Kamay; two sons, Barry Tyler and Raymond Tyler of Kamay; five grandkids; one sister, Magaline Floyd; and one great-granddaughter.
The family suggest memorials be made to Muscular Dystrophy Association.
Tributes may be shared with the family by visiting duttonfuneralhome.com.