Fred Zimmerman III FLOYDADA- Fred Zimmerman III, 70, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013 at the Baptist Memorial Hospital in Memphis, Tenn. Fred was born on March 12, 1943 in Miami, Fla. to Kay and Fred Zimmerman, Jr. on West Texas soil sent by his Grandfather, Fred, Sr. He achieved the rank of Eagle Scout as a Boy Scout in Floydada, Texas. Fred attended Woodberry Forest High School in Woodberry Forest, Va. He earned his Bachelors Degree from the University of Texas at Austin in 1965, and was a member of the Kappa Sigma Fraternity. He married Patricia Ann Garris on Sept. 12, 1968 in Dallas, Texas. Fred was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Kathryn Z. Huller. Survivors include his wife, Pat Zimmerman of Dallas, Texas; daughters, Kim Zimmerman of Plano, Texas, and Stephanie Zimmerman and son-in-law, Chris Kanary of Memphis, Tenn.; brother-in-law, Stan Huller of Frisco, Texas; nephew, Jay Huller; and niece, Kristi Huller. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Dougherty Cemetery Association, PO Box 2, Dougherty TX 79231, or Floydada Senior Citizens, PO Box 573, Floydada TX 79235. Fred will be laid to rest on Saturday, Jan. 11, 2014 at 11 a.m. at the Dougherty Cemetery in Dougherty, Texas. Arrangements are under the care of Moore-Rose Funeral Home in Floydada.
Moore-Rose Funeral Home
329 West California Street Floydada, TX 79235
Published in The Lubbock Avalanche-Journal on Dec. 22, 2013