Michael John Stacy, 61, formerly of Abilene passed away March 2, 2019 in Mesquite.
A funeral service will be held Saturday, March 9, 2019 at 10 AM at the Elmwood Funeral Home Chapel. A private interment will follow at Dressy Cemetery, Cross Plains, Texas. Visitation will be held Friday from 7 to 9 Pm at the funeral home.
Mike was born on July 30, 1957 in Abilene, Texas to the late Freddie W. Stacy and Rebecca J. Ashworth Stacy. He married Daphne Kirkpatrick on June 6, 1992. Mike worked as a diesel mechanic. He had many hobbies and interest. He enjoyed drag racing, motorcycling, and loved to hunt. His favorite past time was spending time with his family. Mike enjoyed genealogy and history. He was particularly proud to be a member of the "Descendants of Austin's Old 300". His family was one of the first 300 to come to Texas with Stephen F Austin. Mike was a member of the Church of Christ and loved the Lord. He will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him.
Mike is preceded in death by his father Freddie Stacy, survived by his mother Rebecca Stacy, his loving wife Daphne; his children, Amy Velez and her husband Efrain Velez, John Stacy and his wife Amie; His grandchildren, Efrain, Jude, Gabriel, Will, Rhett, Luke, and Solomon; he was preceded in death by his sister Tina Stacy, and is survived by his brother Steve Stacy and his wife Karen.
Mom & I are so sorry for Mike’s loss. He left us way too soon. He was a great man & such a loving family man. Love you all. Love Always, Mona Kay
Mona Kay HuddlestonDallas, TX
So sorry for this loss Daphne.Love you my sweet friend. Will be there on Fri. Mike was a wonderful person and husband. Please know that I am here for you, Love you
Mary CardonaAbilene, TX
So sorry for your loss. Although I never met him, he sounds like he was a wonderful man. Please know that we are keeping you in our thoughts and prayers.
Sharon LumanGrand Prairie, TX
Daphne, you and family are in my thoughts and prayers. So sorry for your loss.
Tancy KendrickWinters, TX
So sorry for your loss Daphne,he was a good man enjoyed being friends with him,he is the one that got me where I am today in the diesel business,Mike you will be missed.Your friend Chuck,speed on brother.
Chuck HarrellHouston, TX
Mrs Stacy, I am so sorry to hear about Michael's passing. He was such a nice guy, always polite and mannerly. Seemed like he was always upbeat, knowing inside he was far from it. May God be with you and comfort you.
Sheila Kemp ( used to work for Dr McCain)BUFFALO GAP, TX
Enjoyed working with you Mike, many great memories.
Matt DominguezAbilene, TX
Our thoughts and prayers to everyone that ever knew Mike. As they are feeling the same loss we are.
Mark and Peggy RichmanClyde, TX
Proud to have Mike for my son-in-law and friend! He will be missed but never forgotten!
Gary L. KirkpatrickLehigh Acres, FL
Daphne, So sorry for your loss, Mike played a huge part in my life and where I am now, he will be surely missed.
To Mike: Until we meet at the finish line, rest in peace my dear friend.
Tim MoodyHouston, TX
Amy, I'm so sorry to hear of the loss of your Father. Les and I will keep you and your family in our thoughts and prayers.
Priscilla DarlingtonFate, TX
Daphne, So sorry for your loss of such a fine man, husband, father and grandfather. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
Cathy RawlinsAbilene, TX