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David E. Rey

October 17, 1945 — July 4, 2022

Wink

 

David E. Rey, 77, of Wink, Texas left this earth on July 4,2022 surrounded by immediate family to be with those above us. 

 

David was born on October 17,1945 to the late Refugio and Anita Rey in Imperial, Texas. He married Margarita Corrales Aguilar on December 18,1971 in McCamey, Texas. They were blessed with 3 children.

 

David loved anything and everything sports related.  He was sure to let you know of his arrival at any local games by creating noise with his handmade drum set and yelling out his thoughts. His favorite football teams were the Oklahoma Sooners and the Wink Wildcats. He was always so happy to be around family and his laugh was contagious. 

 

He is survived by his wife; Margarita C. Rey of Wink, TX. Children; Valerie A. Venegas and husband David Venegas, of McCamey, Texas. Adan Rey, of Wink, Texas.   Sisters; Juanita and late husband Elauterio Tarin, San Angelo, TX. Hortencia and late husband Lucas Aranda, Portales, NM. Dora and Candido Gutierrez, Monahans, TX.  Brothers; Late Heliodoro and wife, Reyes Rey from Lovington, NM. Refugio and wife Emma Rey, Monahans, TX. Joe and late wife Lupe Rey, Imperial, TX. Late Raul and wife Berta Rey, Imperial, TX. 

Grandchildren; Promise Rios, Vanessa Rios, Benjamin Rios, Christopher Rey, Mairelena Rey, Laura Rey.  Great-Grandchild: Ava A. Lopez. 

 

He was preceded in death by parents Refugio & Anita Rey, & his daughter Delfy Rey. 

 

Pallbearers: Benjamin Rios, Christopher Rey, Darien Lopez, Billy Aguilar, Billy Rey, Johnny Rey. 

Honorary Pallbearers: Charles Brooks, Jason Harris, Ron Gray, Jean Durham, Glenn Underwood, Shannon Sonnier, David D. Venegas. 

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Service Schedule

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Wednesday, July 6, 2022

9:00am - 9:00pm (Central time)

Shaffer-Nichols Funeral Home

1503 Gaston Street, Crane, TX 79731

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Rosary

Wednesday, July 6, 2022

7:00 - 8:00pm (Central time)

Shaffer-Nichols Funeral Chapel

1503 Andrews Hwy, Crane, TX 79731

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Mass

Thursday, July 7, 2022

11:00am - 12:00pm (Central time)

Sacred Heart Catholic Church

722 S Burleson Ave, McCamey, TX 79752

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Interment

Thursday, July 7, 2022

12:00 - 1:30pm (Central time)

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