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James Ray Greer, 82, of Mesquite, Texas passed away Sunday, February 3, 2019 at a Terrell, Texas care facility.

Jimmy was born March 26, 1936, in Ingleside, Texas to Rev. George and Lucy Dingler Greer.  He was a Veteran of the U.S. Army and an Engineer for the city of Dallas for over 30 years.  He loved to travel, was an avid hunter and fisherman and was a proud member of the NRA.  

He was preceded in death by his parents; his first wife, Lynda Lou Taylor; and three brothers, John  Greer, Bud Greer and Bobby Greer.

He is survived by two daughters and one son, Wendy and Bob Malec of Chicora, Pennsylvania, Tammi and Tony Gloden of Texas and James Randall Greer and Christy Krites of Ennis, Texas; and his sister, Joyce and Terry Tate of Arlington, Texas.

Graveside services will be 11:00 A.M. Monday, February 18, 2019 at Big Woods Cemetery in De Kalb, Texas under the direction of Bates Family Funeral Home in De Kalb, Texas with Pastor Chuck Hinton officiating. 

Memorials may be made to New Journey Church of God, 15877 Hwy 80, Edgewood, TX 75117.   

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