Graveside services for Michael Ayers, 45, will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery with his uncle, David Nauert, officiating.
Mr. Ayers died Jan. 25, 2014, peacefully with his family by his side in Temple. He was born Sept. 26, 1968, in San Antonio. His parents are the late Billy Jack Ayres and Dolores Ayres of Copperas Cove.
He graduated from Copperas Cove High School in 1987. He enjoyed working on his computer, watching the Dallas Cowboys, NASCAR and fishing when possible.
Survivors include his loving wife of 22 years, Tracey; and his caring sons, Christopher and Johnathon; his sisters, Melanie Dunn and Marsha Fauver; extended family, David Dunn, Alex Dunn, Courtney Dunn, Scott Fauver, Brooke Fauver and Brandon Fauver; Tracey’s parents, Eugene and Elaine Bradney and her brother, Scott Bradney.
Memorial contributions may be made on his behalf to an education fund for his children at Extraco Bank. The account is FDO the family of Michael Ayres.
Visitation is from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Wednesday at Crawford-Bowers Funeral Home in Copperas Cove, which is in charge of arrangements.