Bert Fountain, 55, of Center, passed away Friday, March 3, 2017, at his residence.
Funeral service will be held at 3:00 p.m., Sunday, March 5, 2017, at Watson & Sons Funeral Home in Center with Bro. R. B. Elumbaugh and Bro. Chet Brake officiating. Interment will follow at Spring Ridge Cemetery in San Augustine County. Visitation will be held prior to the service, beginning at 1:00 p.m.
Mr. Fountain was born February 28, 1962, in Center, to Lubbert Earl Fountain and Betty Livingston Fountain. He was an avid outdoorsman, especially enjoying coon hunting. Above all, Mr. Fountain enjoyed spending time with his family. He was a member of Mt. Herman Missionary Baptist Church in Center.
He is survived by
Wife: Dana Adams Fountain of Center
Daughter: Hanna Fountain and fiancé, Kurtis Cougler, of Center
Granddaughter: Kali Fountain of Center
Brother: Ricky Fountain of Center
Nephew: Bryan Sumstine and wife, Olivia, of Center
Great Nieces and Nephews:
Special Brother-in-law: Richard Faucett
Bro. Chet Brake
Dr. Richard Baker
A host of other family and friends
Preceded in death by
Parents: Lubbert Earl Fountain and Betty Livingston Fountain
Sisters: Cynthia Gwen Sumstine, Angela Pauline Fountain Faussett, Tina Melinda Fountain
Grandfathers: Clarence Joseph Fountain, Audra Livingston
Grandmother: Jewel Renfro Fountain, Pauline Hendricks Livingston
Nephew: Cord Fountain
Pallbearers will be Jessie “Gary” Fountain, Darren Fountain, Dale Warr, Ronnie Davis, Kevin “Cat” McSwain, Brian Sumstine, Joseph Caldwell, Dale Gene “Boudro” Warr. Honorary pallbearers will be Jerry Fountain, Mark Adam, Marcus Steele, Charles Henry McLemore and Kenneth McLemore.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Mt. Herman Missionary Baptist Church in Center.
Online condolences & tributes can be sent at www.watsonandsonsfuneralhome.com