John Pocius Jr, age 64, of Brownwood, passed away on Friday, June 8, 2007, at his home.

He was born on June 30, 1942, in Houston to John Paul Pocius Sr. and Dora Mae Smith Pocius. John served his country in the U. S. Navy. He was a beloved father and friend to all that knew him and he will be missed greatly.

John is survived by a daughter, Joey Ellen Patino of Georgia; three sons, John Paul Pocius III of Georgia, Curtis Alan Pocius of Colorado, and Clayton Kyle Pocius of Corpus Christi; and a sister, Barbara Allen Pocius of Brownwood; 11 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Gerald Lambert Pocius.

At John's request, there are no services planned. A register book will be available for friends and family to sign on Tuesday, June 12, at Davis-Morris Funeral Home. The register book may also be signed online at

The family requests that memorials be made to the American Heart Assn., 7272 Greenville Ave., Dallas, TX 75231-4596.