GOLDTHWAITE — Funeral services for Samuel Lowery Usery, 83, of Brownwood, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 26 at Stacy-Wilkins Funeral Home in Goldthwaite, with Bill Slaymaker officiating. Burial, with Mason gravesite rites, will follow at Goldthwaite Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 25 at the funeral home.

He passed away Oct. 18, 2019 in Abilene.

He was born May 4, 1936 in Mexia to Samuel Lish Usery and Eunice Mae Andrew Usery. He married Peggy Spornitz in Oklahoma on March 11, 1964. He was a Baptist and worked for the Department of Defense as a Government Contracting Supervisor.

Survivors include sons and their spouses Michael and Christy Usery of Richland Springs and Mark Usery of New Braunfels; grandchildren, Jeremiah Usery, Joshua Usery and Joseph Usery; sister, Sue Schaefer; and several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife; and brother, William Usery.

Pallbearers include Mark Usery, Mike Usery, Jeremiah Usery, Joseph Usery, Joshua Usery and Jimmy Nelson Willard. Ushers are Jeremiah Usery and Zach Davis.