Fred James Webb, 80, of Gainesville, Texas was called to his eternal home on Saturday, August 8, 2020.
Fred was born on September 13, 1939 in Snyder, Texas to Gray Orr Webb Jr. and Mary Alice Simpson Webb. He married Shirley Tolbert on June 22, 1973 in Denton, Texa and they were married for 36 years, prior to her passing. Fred was a retired ranch manager and a probation officer for Cooke County. He trained horses and loved sports, especially the PBR. He earned his Bachelor’s Degree from Texas Tech and his Master’s Degree from Sul Ross State University.
He is survived by his daughter, Gala Godsey and husband, Johnny Lee of Collinsville; son, Brand Webb and wife, Donnee of Salado; grandchildren, Luke and Jake Godsey; and Preslee and Kirbee Webb; sisters, Nancy Webb, Patty McDonnell and husband, Greg; and brother, Ben Webb and wife, Linda; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Fred was preceded in death by his wife, Shirley Webb and his parents, Gray and Mary Alice Webb.
Memorial services honoring Fred will be held at 10:00 AM on Wednesday, August 12, 2020 at Meador Funeral Home of Whitesboro, officiated by Rev. Rick Carney. No formal visitation is scheduled.