A memorial service for Don Bartee, 86, of Lake Brownwood, will be held at a later date in Oklahoma. Heartland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

He died Feb. 22, 2017 in a Brownwood Nursing Home.

He was born Nov. 5, 1930 in Carter, Oklahoma to Oscar and Vera (Boon) Bartee. He served in the United States Air Force in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma and was honorably discharged on July 3, 1946 in Fort Sam Houston.

Survivors include his children, Terry Bartee of Bangs, Michael Bartee of Granbury, and Donna Butler of Saginaw.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Betty June Bartee; and a son, Rick Bartee.