February 13, 1958 – June 21, 2017 Michael Scott Stokx was born in Santa Monica, California on February 13, 1958. He lived most his life in Los Angeles, California and in recent years moved to Lake Kiowa, Texas. He passed away on Wednesday, June 21, 2017 at the age of 59 at Texoma Medical Center in Denison, Texas.Mike was a small business owner, a general contractor, carpenter, and all around handy man. He was known by members of the family, friends and community for building beautiful homes and teaching others the skills of his trade. In his spare time, Mike enjoyed hunting, golfing, doing puzzles and watching TV & movies. He had a carefree spirit and always maintained a positive outlook on life. When asked how he was doing, Mike often replied “I have smile on my face and happy song in my heart”.
Mike was a true family man, the third of seven sons to Jerry and Theresa Stokx. He is survived by his mom, Theresa, his wife, Patty and daughters, Jennifer & Jeannie, in addition to his six brothers, sisters-in-law and numerous nieces and nephews.
The family will hold a rosary and viewing on Friday, July 7th from 6pm to 8pm at Meador Funeral Home 1204 E California St Gainesville, TX 76240 and funeral services on Saturday, July 8th at 11am at St. Mary’s Catholic Church 825 N Weaver St Gainesville, TX 76240. Interment will follow at New Hope Cemetery in Mountain Springs, TX (1 mile south of Burns City Rd, on the west side of FM 372). http://videos.lifetributes.com/815811