John Frederick Lockley of New Braunfels, passed away Monday, March 2, 2020 at the age of 77. He was born Nov. 19, 1942 in Fort Worth to JT Lockley and Freda Marian Porter Lockley.
John is survived by his loving wife of 31 years, Sherry Parker Lockley of New Braunfels; children: Kevin E. Lockley and wife Gaye of Katy, Allison L. Smith of Austin, Brooke Lockley Tyson and husband Jeff of Lakeville, Minn.; grandsons: Kyle, Justin and Caden of Katy; and granddaughters: Carly and Samantha of Lakeville, Minn; brother Thomas Alan Lockley and wife Bitsy of Wharton; sisters-in-law Joy Parker Sowell and husband Gene of San Augustine, and Evelyn Parker Miller and husband Ken of Hockley; four nieces, three nephew, 11 great-nieces, six great-nephews and one great-great-niece, and six great-great-nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents JT and Marian Lockley; brother Richard Edward Lockley; sons: Frederick Porter Lockley and Kenneth Mathew Kendrick; brother-in-law John Wesley Parker; and nephew Kevin Anthony Miller.
The viewing and visitation will be held Monday, March 9 at Zoeller Funeral Home from 6-8:00 p.m. A memorial service will be Tuesday, March 10 at New Braunfels Presbyterian at 3 p.m. Honorary pallbearers: John Bolle, Tommy Chaffin, Tom Dawson, Earl Dittman, Cecil Dykes, Charlie Felts, Davis Hensley, Manard Ivy, Dicky James, Mike Linscomb, Mike Olsen, David Sikes, Doug Williams, David Wright, and Robert Janik.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made, in John’s honor, to the Jr. Agriculture Mechanic Committee of the San Antonio Rodeo (www.sarodeo.com/contribute/junior-agricultural-mechanics)