A memorial service for Harold Ray Starkey, 89, will be held at a future time.

He died Saturday, April 30, 2016 in Brownwood.

He was born Nov. 16, 1926 in Wheeler to Clint and Minnie (Robison) Starkey. In 1952 he married Doris Eileen Mahaffey. He taught high school building trades in Brownwood, Fort Stockton, Spur, and Walters, Okla. He was a carpenter. He served in the U.S. Army.

Survivors include his son, Brett Starkey and Tammy of Brownwood; daughter, Jill Garrett and Boyd of Pflugerville; and seven grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Doris; and sister, Vondell (Starkey) Killingsworth.