Don Leland Brock, 84, of Sweetwater, passed away Monday, April 7, 2014 at Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital. His wishes were to be cremated and buried in the Texas State Veterans Cemetery in Abilene, Texas. No further services are planned.
He was born Oct. 17, 1929, in Sweetwater. He married Marie Rosseau on Oct. 1, 1954, in Lovington, New Mexico. He was a member and past Master of Sweetwater Masonic Lodge #571. Don was the warehouse superintendent for Domtar Gypsum for many years. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.
Memorials may be made to the Sweetwater Masonic Lodge #571, P.O. Box 474, Sweetwater, Texas 79556; or Sweetwater Cemetery Association, P.O. Box 450, Sweetwater, Texas 79556.
Survivors include his wife, Marie Brock of Sweetwater; son, Billy Brock and wife Terri of Snyder; granddaughters, Dondi Cook and husband Darrell of Snyder and Katelee Marie Brock of Snyder; great-grandsons, Gauge Cook and Ryder Cook of Snyder; sister, Neva May of Sacramento, California.
He was preceded in death by his parents, C.C. and Hope Cardwell Brock.