Roy J. Partin

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Roy Jackson Partin, 84, passed away Monday, January 18, 2016 with his family at his side. Predeceased by his wife of 53 years...his sweet Joan.

Roy was a much loved husband, Father, Grandfather and humanitarian. Survivors include his children and their spouses Terry and Ron Lowrance, Judy Partin, Jeannie Holbert, Peggy and Johnny Cobb, Cathy Partin, Barbara Davis, Tim and Karen Partin and Becky and Keith Ackley. Roy was the proud Grandfather of Christopher and Jennifer Lowrance, Matthew and Myla Lowrance, Jordan Partin, Joshua Holbert, Jacob Holbert, Michael Cobb, Taylor Cobb, Katee Cobb, Nicholas Lauder, Kyler Partin, Kayne Partin, Karter Partin, Ryan Ackley, Bryn Ackley, and Cameron Ackley. Roy was the proud Great Grandfather of Wyatt and Reese Lowrance and Jadah Crumpton. Also surviving, his three sisters Kathleen Reno, Shirley Warren and Carole Etzell.

Roy was born to Charles and Cleo Partin. Roy was a graduate of Reagan High School. He attended the University of Houston and was a member of the dance band. Mr. Partin held a CLU, Chartered Life Underwriter, which is the highest designation in the life insurance profession. Roy was the choir director of 4 churches throughout his life, was a talented musician and instilled a lifelong love of music into his children and grandchildren. Roy was instrumental in starting the Walker County Fair Association and was a dedicated officer and volunteer. He was a member of the Cut n Shoot Texas Chapter of the Harley Owner's Group. He enjoyed playing golf, riding his Harley and spending time with his family.

Visitation will be held at the Sam Houston Memorial Funeral Home on Sunday, January 24th from 11:00 to 1:00. (1700 Normal Park, Huntsville, TX 77340) Private graveside service at 3:00. (Oakwood Cemetery, Avenue I and 9th Street)

In lieu of flowers you may make a donation to the Walker County Fair Association or the .

Full obituary may be viewed and memorial condolences made to the family at

Sam Houston Memorial Funeral Home - Huntsville, 936-291-7300

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