Graveside services for Danny Lee Stafford, 66, of Paradise, Texas will be 2:00 pm Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at Paradise Cemetery. Danny passed away Thursday, April 25 in Decatur, Texas.
Danny was born December 19, 1952 in Roswell, New Mexico to Jack and Betty (York) Stafford. He was a truck driver for many years. His hobbies included fishing, working on classic cars, and dancing. He was the family jokester.
He is survived by his uncle Jackie York and wife Peggy of Calvin, Oklahoma; sisters Sherry Knibbs and husband Vernon of Wichita Falls, Texas, Diann Gurule of Rio Rancho, New Mexico, Conlue Scott of Roswell, and Jean Salazar of Guthrie, Oklahoma; brothers David Males of Roswell, and Tommy Males of Roswell; and son Jerry Stafford of Roswell.
Danny was preceded in death by his parents, brothers Ronny Stafford and Jackie Males, sister LoisAnn Males, grandmother Opal York, and grandfather Clyde York.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society or American Lung Association.
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