Dusty L Wainscott, 38, of Whitesboro, Texas was called home to the Lord on Wednesday, September 8, 2021.
Dusty was born on October 2, 1982 in Sherman, Texas to Wanda and Larry Wainscott. A graduate of S&S High School in Sadler, Texas he then went on to graduate from Texoma Regional Police Academy of Grayson College in 2005, receiving his certification as a police officer. Dusty served first with the Van Alstyne and the Pottsboro police departments before joining the GCSO in 2008. There he served as a patrol deputy, a field training officer, hostage negotiator, criminal investigator, and intelligence investigator. Dusty was a loving husband, son, brother, and friend. He had a sense of humor and personality larger than life itself and could liven up a room just by walking in the door. He was a good ol’ country boy and will be missed by all that had the privilege of knowing and loving him.
He is survived by his wife, Lindsey Wainscott of Whitesboro; parents, Larry, and Wanda Wainscott of Gordonville; sister, Tiffany Wainscott of Gordonville; father and mother-in-law, Shelly & Joyce Hughes of Collinsville; uncle, Emmett Wainscott and wife, Carolyn of Wichita Falls; uncle, Perry Wainscott and wife, Lou Ann of Whitesboro, as well as endless extended family and friends.
In lieu of donations, the family requests that donations be made in remembrance of Dusty Wainscott to C.O.P.S. (Concerns of Police Survivors) at www.concernsofpolicesurvivors.org.
Funeral services honoring Dusty will be held at 10:00 AM on Monday, September 13, 2021 at First Baptist Church of Whitesboro, officiated by Chaplain Mike Ball and Sheriff Tom Watts. Interment will follow at Oakwood Cemetery in Whitesboro. A time of visitation will be held for family and friends on Sunday, September 12, 2021 from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM at Meador Funeral Home in Whitesboro.