Mineral Wells Index, Mineral Wells, TX

December 8, 2012

Gene Overcash


Mineral Wells Index

— GRAHAM – Gene Overcash, 87, of Graham, Texas, died Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012, at his home.

Service is 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 9, in the Morrison Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at Woodson Cemetery, in Woodson, Texas, under the direction of Morrison Funeral Home.

Gene was born Oct. 14, 1925, in Woodson, to the late Jess Wade and Lorene (Newton) Overcash. He married Kathie Allen on March 26, 1983, in Archer City, Texas. Gene was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Graford and a longtime rancher.

Survivors include his wife, Kathie Overcash, of Graham; daughter, Sharon Bitters and husband, Johnny, of Graford; sons, Colton Overcash,  and Scotty Overcash and wife, Diane, of Santo; step-children, Kim Riley and husband, Billy, of Cookville, Randy Elmore and wife, Monse, of Fate, and Joe Bob Elmore, of Cookville; grandchildren, Dayna Overcash, Micah Williams, Brandon Bitters, Mitchelle Overcash and Dylan Overcash; great-grandchildren, Cody Tillery, Cayla Tillery, Shelbie Pendergraft, Layton Williams, Bryson Williams and Justin Bitters; great-great-grandchildren, Kamdyn Pendergraft and Kambreigh Irby; sisters-in-law, Annie May Overcash, Joyce Box, Linda Pendergraft, Kay Box and Laville Overcash; numerous nieces and nephews and special friends also survive.

Gene was preceded in death by a daughter, Terry Overcash; sons, Christopher Dean Overcash and Monty Charles Overcash; and brothers, Jess, Wade, Foy and Jim Bill Overcash.

God be with you grandad, father till we meet again.

Morrison Funeral Home