LINDALE — Memorial services for David Garland Irwin, 52, of Lindale, are scheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018, at the Grace Community Church in Tyler, with Dr. Bill Smythe, General Red Brown, and David Capps officiating.  

David died Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2018, at his residence in Lindale. He was born in Henderson on July 11, 1966, to Garland Wilton and Jeanne (Ross) Irwin and was a longtime resident of Lindale. David served in the United States Army and was a managing partner of Tyler Ford.  

He was very well known as a generous and kind hearted philanthropist in his community where he was a longtime contributor to the East Texas Crisis Center, Therapet Animal Assisted Therapy along with many other charitable organizations.  

David was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Lindale and was preceded in death by his grandparents, Imogene and Jack Ross (Noni and Granddaddy) and Lillian and Wilton Irwin (Mema and Granddaddy).  

David is survived by his loving wife of 29 years, Tracy Irwin of Lindale; daughter, Katie Irwin of Dallas; son, David Irwin of Houston; parents, Garland and Jeanne Irwin of Lake Cherokee; twin sister, Deanne Irwin Monro of Houston; sister, Cindy Irwin of Houston; mother and father-in-law, Ollie and Karen Brown of Lindale; brother-in-law, Chad and Karen Brown of Lewisville; nieces, Ashton Irwin Harris, Shelby Haneline, Katherine Hammond, Emily Jennings and Robyn Brown; eight great nieces and nephews and a host of other beloved family and friends.

Donations may be made to the East Texas Crisis Center, 2401 Hughey Drive, Tyler, Texas 75701 or to Therapet, P.O. Box 130118, Tyler, Texas 75713.