Doyce Lynn Gilmer was born in Prosper, Texas, September 8, 1931. He went to his heavenly home on Sunday, May 31, 2020.
He proudly served his country in the Army during the Korean War. He retired from Southwestern Bell Telephone Company in 1983 after 35 years of service.
Doyce was preceded in death by his wife, Bobbie, of 57 years and wife, Phala of 8 years. He was also preceded in death by his parents, Lee & Goldie Gilmer, his brother Eddie and sister Goldilee.
He is survived by his daughter, Jan Offutt & husband, Glenn; daughter, Kathy & husband, Mike; and his son, Doyce & wife, Jill. He is also survived by four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. A special thanks to his dear friend, Bertha Brady, for her care and companionship.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to:
Honor Flight DFW, 2201 Long Prairie Rd., Suite 107, PMB 376, Flower Mound, TX 75022
Visitation will be on Thursday, June 4, 2020 at 10:00 am in the Brooks Family Chapel of the North Dallas Funeral Home, 2710 Valley View Lane, Farmers Branch, TX 75234
Funeral Service will follow at 10:30 am in the Brooks Family Chapel of the North Dallas Funeral Home.
After the funeral service a graveside service will be at 1:00 pm at Restland Cemetery, 13005 Greenville Avenue, Dallas, TX 75243
*Everyone will need to wear a face mask to the service in the Funeral Home.
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