Graveside services for Danny Wayne Pope, Jr., 41, of Sweetwater, will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 28, at Sweetwater Cemetery. Rev. Chris Stephens will officiate with interment to follow under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home.
Pope died Saturday, Nov. 24, in Sweetwater.
He was born in Sweetwater on Nov. 30, 1970. He was a life long resident of Sweetwater. He worked most of his life in the oil patch driving rig, moving trucks, etc.
Survivors include his grandfather, Dan Pope of Sweetwater; sons, Waylon Daniel Pope of Sweetwater and Wesley James Pope of Sweetwater; daughter, Taya Pope of Sweetwater; granddaughter, Natalie Grace Pope of Sweetwater; sisters, Andrea Lee Pope of Roswell, N.M. and Stormie Phillips of Sweetwater; aunt, Pat Duke and husband Gene of Abilene; special friends, Susan Bailey (mother of Waylon and Wesley Pope) and Lindsey Hamilton (mother of Taya Pope); and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his father, Danny Wayne Pope, Sr. on Aug. 9, 2001; mother, Kathy Pope in 1977; and grandmother, Carlee Pope on May 30, 2012.