Valentine was born Oct. 3, 1957, in Refugio to Richard F. Sr. and Sue Gilbert Valentine. He is preceded in death by his parents; sister, Rebecca; and brother, Frank Valentine.
Survivors include his wife, Vickie Valentine; three sisters, Linda Sue Waite of Tomball, Olia Anderson, and Sherry Arlington, both of Woodsboro; three brothers, Richard F. Valentine Jr. and wife, Linda, of Woodsboro, Marvin Valentine of Ft. Worth, and Robert Valentine and wife, Donna, of Corpus Christi.
Visitation was Sunday, Oct. 9, from 6-8 p.m. at Moore Funeral Home Chapel. A memorial service was conducted Monday, Oct., 10, at 10 a.m.
Pallbearers were Ronnie Anderson, Ordia Webster, Danny Webster, Richard Everett, Jeffery Owens, and Frankie Abila.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.