David Willis Renfro
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RENFRO, David Willis David Willis Renfro, born December 18, 1939, died peacefully at home on November 13, 2020 from complications from Mayasthenia Gravis. David grew up in Austin and attended Austin public schools. He graduated with a BA from University of Texas in 1963. After graduation David served in the US Navy reaching the rank of Lieutenant JG. His professional years were spent in insurance underwriting, retiring from Texas Builders Insurance in Austin. David enjoyed traveling, fine wine, music and true crime novels. He is preceded in death by his parents, Joseph and Mary Willis Renfro, brother Joseph Renfro III, and brother-in-law John Brockenbrough. He is survived by his twin sister, Mary Hanna Renfro of Houston, and several nieces and nephews. The family wishes to thank longtime family friend Conrad Derdeyn for his help and support during David's illness. David will be interned at Houston National Cemetery, date to be determined.

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Published in Austin American-Statesman on Nov. 18, 2020.
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November 22, 2020
David and Hanna were friends to many of us who grew up in Tarrytown especially as teenagers. I fondly remember David for his laid back attitude and his dry wit and humor.....a very sweet, loyal and honest friend to many including me during our young years when Austin was a much more pleasant place to live!
charlie schotz
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November 21, 2020
I first knew David in the mid 1980's as an insurance company co-worker and friend. We were latter reunited at Texas Builders and where he retired. I remember David's vast knowledge and wonderful work ethics and his telling of stories of his life. He will me missed. I pray for his family and friends during this time.
Bruce Alger
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November 21, 2020
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Bobbie Beal
November 21, 2020
We were very fortunate at Texas Builders Insurance Co to have David as a Senior Underwriter for many years. We all enjoyed his dry since of humor. Sorry to here of his passing. Bob Siddons
Bob Siddons
November 20, 2020
May the love of friends and family carry you through your grief. I have many memories of David having worked together for years at Texas Builders Insurance. He was a good man. He’ll be missed. Rick Barry
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