James Henry “Hank” Dye passed away on November 20, 2021 at the age of 71 years 9 months 20 days. Memorial services are scheduled for 10:00 AM, Monday, November 29, 2021 at the Wadley’s Funeral Chapel, entrusted to the care of Wadley’s Funeral Service.
Hank was born January 31, 1950 in Plainview, Texas to Henry Freemon and Tommie Verene (Denison) Dye. He was raised in Plainview, Texas, graduating around 1968. Hank moved to Oklahoma after graduating. He worked as a Correctional Officer for years, before retiring. Hank also worked for years at Thunderbird Casino, becoming a Table Games Manager before he retired. He enjoyed riding motorcycles, playing dominoes, playing card games, as well as collecting weapons. Hank loved spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren.
Hank is preceded in death by his father, Henry Dye; his stepfather, Bob Fisher; his first wife, Brenda Gail Holmes; his second wife, Terri Leigh Dye; his son, Aaron Dye; his granddaughter, Brianna Dye; brothers, Glenn Dye, Wayne Dye, Leon Dye; his sisters, Sarah Richards, and Gloria Phillips.
Survivors include his mother, Tommie Fisher; his son, James Leon Holmes; his son, Douglas Ray Holmes; his daughter, Sherry Lynn Castro; his daughter, Melissia Gail Wilson; his son, Matthew James Dye; his son, Henry Dean Dye; his daughter, Amanda Marie Rodriguez; his son, Zachary James Miller; his siblings, Linda Daniels, Norma Gene Gepner; his 29 grandchildren; his 6 great grandchildren; and numerous other relatives and friends.