Memorial services for Allen Wesley Dority, 69, of Lake Brownwood, will be private among family. Arrangements were made with Stevens Funeral Home in Coleman.

He died Friday, April 8, 2016 at his home.

He was born April 5, 1947 in Electra, to Doy and Jessie Dority. He married Linda Joyce Griffith in 1965. He worked for GTE. He owned and operated his own wells.

Survivors include his wife; a daughter, Denise Dority; a son, Doyle Dority and wife Jessica of Houston; a brother, Ron Dority and wife Linda of Thrifty; a sister, Sharon Walden and husband Bill of Burleson; four grandchildren; four great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; an infant sister, Karyn; a brother, Ricci Dority; and a sister, Sondra Dority.