Rader Funeral Home - Kilgore, TX

David F. Monroe
November 17, 1942 - September 2, 2018
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Memorial services for Mr. David F. Monroe, 75 of Kilgore will be held 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, September 5, 2018 at the Chapel of Rader Funeral Home in Kilgore. Mr. Monroe passed away on Sunday, September 2, 2018 in Longview.

David was born on November 17, 1942 in Muskegon, Michigan to the late Burr F. and Doris M. Monroe. He served in the United States Marines. David was an avid NASCAR fan and Dale Earnhardt, Sr. was his all time favorite driver. Mr. Monroe married his wife Beverly Hardee Monroe on October 24, 1983. He liked spending time with his family, watching the Dallas Cowboys, playing horseshoes and washers. David enjoyed working outdoors, working with his hands and was a self taught Master Carpenter. He was a loving and caring husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather and friend who will be missed by all that knew him.

Mr. Monroe is survived by his wife, Beverly Kay Monroe of Kilgore; children, Patti McDonald, Wayne Knight, Tracey and Gina Knight and Cindy and Roger Hefner; brother, Gary Monroe; grandchildren, Michael McDonald, David McDonald, Dalton Jones, Nichlos Knight, T.J. Knight, Kacen Knight, Jeremy Hefner, Brittany Hefner and Amanda Gibbons; ten great grandchildren; special friends, Chris Hardee and Skip Hardee and numerous nieces and nephews and loving family members.

He was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Kerri Jones, son-in-law, Mike McDonald; nephew, Barry Monroe and Infant brother

David F. Monroe
November 17, 1942 - September 2, 2018
Service Schedule
Memorial Service
Chapel at Rader Funeral Home
401 N. Matin St.
Kilgore, TX  75662
Wednesday, September 5, 2018
10:00 A.M.
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