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Darwyn “Neil” Tarter

March 26, 1940 - September 30, 2021

Darwyn “Neil” Tarter, 81, of Granbury passed away on Thursday, September 30, 2021.  Service: 2:00 PM, Sunday, October 3, 2021, Pecan Baptist Church, Graveside service: 2:00 PM, Monday, October 4, 2021, Resthaven Memorial Park, Lubbock, Visitation: 5:00 PM -7:00 PM, Saturday, October 2, 2021, Wiley Funeral Home, Gr…read more

Darwyn “Neil” Tarter, 81, of Granbury passed away on Thursday, September 30, 2021.  Service: 2:00 PM, Sunday, October 3, 2021, Pecan Baptist Church, Graveside service: 2:00 PM, Monday, October 4, 2021, Resthaven Memorial Park, Lubbock, Visitation: 5:00 PM -7:00 PM, Saturday, October 2, 2021, Wiley Funeral Home, Granbury.

Neil was born March 26, 1940 in Elliot, Texas to Ivey Johnston (Jack) and Vera Pointer. Neil Tarter was a Lubbock City Police Officer for 25 years, 10 of which he served on the K-9 unit. Neil served in the United States Navy for 4 years, he worked on a submarine Tender named the Bushnell. He was an avid fisherman and golfer. He enjoyed traveling, some of his favorite places were Hawaii and Alaska. He dearly loved his mountain cabin in Cloudcroft, New Mexico.

Neil was preceded in death by his parents: Ivey Johnston (Jack) and Vera Pointer; sister: Sheila Alberts; son: Thomas Tarter.

Neil is survived by his wife: Donna Tarter; daughter: Tracy Crow and her husband Clif; grandchildren: Rebecca Blountand husband Cody, Steven Ussery and wife Amanda, Kaitlyn Gentry and husband Christopher and Michael Crow; great grandchildren: Emma and Thomas Blount and Noah and Hayden Gentry.

Under the direction of Wiley Funeral Home.

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Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Saturday, October 2, 2021

Time: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Wiley Funeral Home, Granbury

Address:

400 Highway 377 East
Granbury,Texas76048

Service Information

Date: Sunday, October 3, 2021

Time: 2:00 pm

Pecan Baptist Church

Address:

205 Plantation Dr
Granbury,TX76049

Cemetery Information

Date: Monday, October 4, 2021

Time: 2:00 pm

Resthaven Memorial Park, Lubbock


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