FORT WORTH-Mary Lou Gourley was granted her angel wings, August 6, 2020, at the age of 80 when she lost her battle with cancer. Her final days were spent with family and friends that she touched in some small way throughout her life.
Memorial service : 11 A.M. Tuesday, August 11, 2020 at Brown Owens & Brumley’s Joe B. Brown Memorial Chapel, 425 South Henderson Street, Fort Worth, TX 76104.
Visitation: 5 to 7 P.M. Monday, August 10, 2020.
Memorials: Our Mother loved flowers and they are welcome but donations may be given to Cancer Care Services via https://cancercareservices.org/give/ In Memory of Mary Lou Gourley.
Mary Lou was born on July 21, 1940 in Brookville, PA to Martin and Eleanor (Hepler) Herman.
Mary Lou married Jack Gourley on February 4, 1961; they were married for 59 years. They have lived in Pennsylvania, California, Ohio and settled in Texas.
Mary Lou worked as an Office Manager for R&E Tooling and Plastics for 36 years. She was devoted to her family and loved to go camping with them. She also loved bowling, going on happy vacations and working the slot machines at the casino. She has left her family with a legacy of kindness, caring, generosity and love.
Mary Lou was preceded in death by her parents Martin and Eleanor Herman, sister and brother-in-law Evelyn and Roy Whitehead and brother-in-law Harold Young.
Survivors: Mary Lou is survived by her husband, Jack Gourley of Fort Worth, TX; four children, Brenda (Billy) Maynard of Waxahachie, TX, Jack (Richelle) Gourley of Roanoke, TX, Christina (Jason) Herriage of Euless, TX and Brent (Krystal) Gourley of Mooresville, NC; grandchildren, Monique (Harley) Alsbrooks, Whitney (Jaron) Mefford, Joshua (Christie Martinez) Maynard, Kayla (Phillip) Conway, Danielle Dreyer, Michael Gourley, Skyler (Brittani) Herriage, Dylan Herriage, Alexis Gourley, Cameron Herriage, Haven Gourley, Grayson Gourley; 18 great grandchildren; her sister, Janet Young; and other family and friends.
Brown Owens & Brumley Family Funeral Home
425 S. Henderson St.