Willard P. Fleming, 91, passed away Monday, July 29, 2013 at his home. Service: 10:30 a.m. Thursday in Biggers Funeral Chapel. Interment: 1:15 p.m. at Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Mr. Fleming was born Jan. 15, 1922 in Emory, the sixth of eleven children of Jeff and Myrtle Fleming. He was an Army
veteran of World War II
, having served in the Pacific theatre during the war. He retired from L.T.V. in 1978 after 30 years of service. He was a Past Master of Estelle Lodge #582, A.F. and A.M., Euless; Kingston Lodge #287 A.F. and A.M., Kingston, Okla., Past District Deputy Grand Master for the Most Worshipful Grand Lodge of Free and Accepted Masons of the state of Okla. during 1984 and 1985; a member of West Parkway Baptist Church; a life member of V.F.W
. Post #1237, and had been an Azle area resident since 1993. He was preceded in death by a son, Daniel Fleming in 1984. Survivors: Wife, Naomi Fleming of Azle; daughters, Debra Beard and husband, Roy, of Paradise, and Darla Fleming of Azle; sister, Linda Perez of South Carolina; grandchildren, Amy Hunt and husband, Jon, Jessie Beard, and Danielle Fleming; great-grandchildren, Hunter Hunt, Ashlyn Beard, and Nataleigh Eubanks.