Mack E. McLeod, 85, of Stephenville died Monday, Sept. 9, 2013, in Stephenville. Funeral: 2 p.m. Thursday at First United Methodist Church, the Rev. Howard Martin and Mike Hannah officiating. Interment: West End Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Stephenville Funeral Home. Memorials: The McLeod family wishes expressions of sympathy be made in the form of donations to First United Methodist Church of Stephenville. Mack was born Dec. 20, 1927, in Augusta. He married Laura Shepherd on Aug. 25, 1950, in Huntsville. Mack received his B.S. and M.Ed. degrees from Sam Houston State University and his doctorate of education from the University of Texas
. Mack was a World War II Army
veteran and a member of First United Methodist Church in Stephenville. He had lived in Corpus Christi and Austin and for the past 49 years in Stephenville. Mack retired after several years as a professor at Tarleton State University. Mack was preceded in death by his parents, Leonard and Emma Robbins McLeod; and six siblings. Survivors: His wife, Laura; daughter, Laura Leigh and husband, Gary Davis, of Andice; son, Tom and wife, Stasey McLeod, of Broomfield, Colo.; grandchildren, Madaline and Marshall Davis, and Dylan, Tori and T.J. McLeod; brother, Pat McLeod of Bay City; and sister, Mamie Wilson of Wharton.