Mr. William C. English age 80, of Lampasas formerly of Michigan, died Saturday February 18, 2017 at Scott and White Hospital in Temple, TX. William was born April 21, 1936 in Midland, MI the son of Clifford Nathaniel English and Clara (Brall) English.
William grew up in Midland and began farming to help his family at a young age. He later served in the U.S. Army. He married Georgene M. Brubaker on Nov. 27, 1964 in Michigan.
William retired from General Motors after 30 years as an inspector. The family moved to Texas in 2007 and he worked a short time after retirement at a preschool in Midland and enjoyed fishing, collecting John Deere memorabilia and spending time with family, especially his grandkids.
Viewing will be Wednesday Feb. 22nd from 5-7pm. Graveside service will be Thursday Feb. 23rd at 10am at Oak Hill Cemetery in Lampasas. Survivors are his son, Michael William English of Freeland, Michigan; daughters Laney M. English Opperman and Jennifer J. English of Lampasas; 11 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. William was preceded in death by his wife and 3 siblings; John, Irene and Robert and by one great-grandchild.