Summary: longtime president and chairman of the local water utility company Cottonwood Water Supply Corp. in West, Texas who had became a well-known cornerstone of many social events as a key promoter of the annual West Volunteer Fire Department BBQ cookoff fund-raiser event, where he had also organized the town's tractor pulls.
Cause of Death: Killed in a fertilization plant explosion
Born: October 15, 1962
Died: April 17, 2013
Location: West, Texas