Wesley Leon Upchurch of Denton, TX passed away on Tuesday, October 30, 2012 in Denton, at the age of 81. He was born on August 26, 1931 in Inverness, MS to Ira and Virginia (Green) Upchurch. He was married to Betty Sasser. Wesley was a member of Denton Golden Wings. He enjoyed building furniture, socializing with friends, and flying.
A visitation will be held on Friday, November 2, 2012 from 6-8pm at the Denton Funeral Home. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 2pm at St. Barnabas Episcopal Church at 1200 N. Elm St. in Denton. Rev. Donald K. Johnson will officiate.
Survivors include his wife, Betty; son, Leslie David Upchurch of Colorado Springs, CO; daughter, Leigh Upchurch- Jaramillo of Denton, TX; and four grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and four sisters.
Online condolences may be made at www.familyowned.net
Services are under the direction of Denton Funeral Home and Cremation Services.