Donny Lee Timms

Donny Lee Timms, age 79, of Cleburne, Texas passed away surrounded by family on August 9, at his residence.

Donny Lee Timms was born on February 14, 1940 in Morgan, Texas to Albert Timms, Sr. and Alene Cook. He was raised in Morgan, Texas. Upon graduation, he went to work for the Dulick Ranch before moving onto his dream job at Johns-Manville in 1964. While working for Johns-Manville, Donny traveled across the globe. He retired in 2000 after many years of faithful service to Johns-Manville. John enjoyed hunting, listening to music and cooking with family and friends. He was a member of the Kopperl Masonic Lodge # 292. He will be missed by all who knew him.

Left to cherish his memories are his children, Deirdre Matus and husband Steve, of China Springs, Texas; DeAnne Derrick and husband Richard of Cleburne, Texas; grandchildren, Rebecca Word of Waco, Texas, Dayna Fain and husband Kody of Eastland, Texas; great-grandchildren, Brayden Word, Riley Smith, and Harrison Fain; his brother James Charles Timms and wife Barbara of Oklahoma and many more relatives and friends.

Donny was preceded in death by his parents and siblings, Albert Timms, Jr., Bobby Timms and Alice Marie Timms.

Arrangements for the service were made by Lawson Funeral Home in Meridian, Texas. Words of comfort and peace may be sent to the family at

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