Graveside funeral services for Walter E. “Boots” Pickett, age 65, of Brownwood, will be held at 4 p.m. Monday, Oct. 22, 2007 in the Cross Cut Cemetery under the direction of Davis-Morris Funeral Home.

Mr. Pickett died Saturday, Oct. 20, 2007 at his home.

He was born on Oct. 16, 1942 in Cross Cut to Robert Lee and Julia Athlee Hunter Pickett. He graduated from Seminole High School and served his country in the Vietnam War in the U. S. Army. Following his military service, he graduated from Howard Payne University with his teaching degree. He taught math and science for the Bangs ISD and the Brownwood State School. He was a Baptist.

He is survived by two brothers, Robert Pickett of Cross Plains and Donnie Lee Pickett of Andrews and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and a sister Barbara Kay Howard.

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