- Category: Obituaries
- Published on 03 April 2013
- Written by Mount Vernon Optic-Herald
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Memorial services for Rex Facklam, age 62 of Mount Vernon, were from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday, April 1, 2013 at his residence in Mount Vernon.
Mr. Facklam was born on March 26, 1951 in Emporia, Kans., the son of Roy and Ruth Roberts Facklam. He married LeAnn Fullen in Emporia on Aug. 21, 1969. He was a restaurant manager and served in the United States Army Reserve.
He died Saturday, March 30 at East Texas Medical Center of Mount Vernon. He was preceded in death by his son, Jason Roy Facklam, his parents, and a brother, Robert Facklam.
He is survived by his wife, LeAnn Facklam of Mount Vernon; a son and daughter-in-law, Jared and Paula Facklam of Corpus Christi; three grandchildren, a brother, Ron Facklam of Palestine; and two sisters, Roberta Moore of Carbondale, Kans. and Rhonda Shelton of Amarillo.