Mr. Massengale was born Feb. 16, 1950, in Beeville to Evelyn (Lewis) and Mack Copeland Massengale Sr. He graduated with an associate’s degree from Bee County College and served in the United States Marines. He was a longtime member of the Masonic Lodge #12, AF&AM. He married Laurie Beth Jones on March 30, 2003, in Fort Worth. He enjoyed traveling in the mountains and Colorado, singing, bird watching, and was an avid reader.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Robert Massengale and Mack Copeland Massengale Jr.
Survivors include his wife, Laurie Massengale; his stepchildren, Nicholas Anthis, Sergeant Jesse Anthis and Alicia Anthis; a brother, Erwin (Lana) Massengale; three nieces, Laurie Massengale, Lee Ann (Skeeter) Johnson and Katy (Jason) McGriff; mother-in-law, Mary Beth Wells; and many other family members and friends.
A memorial service was held on Friday at 3 p.m. at The Gabriels Funeral Chapel in Georgetown.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 10900-B, Stonelake Blvd., Austin, Texas 78759 or Lone Star Lions Eye Bank, P.O. Box 347, Manor, Texas 78653.
Arrangements were under the direction of Gabriels Funeral Chapel, 393 North IH 35 in Georgetown, www.gabrielsfuneral.com.