William was born on May 8, 1926 and passed away on Sunday, October 9, 2016.
William was a resident of Merced, California at the time of his passing.
He graduated from Lewisville High School in June of 1944. He later graduated from the University of North Texas with a Masterâs degree in Education.
He enlisted in the U.S. Navy. He served as a Carpenterâs Mate Third Class stationed on Midway Island as a CB âSeabeeâ during the Second World War.
He was married to Myra.
A viewing will be held at the Mulkey Mason Funeral Home in Lewisville Texas. He will be laid to rest in Lewisville Texas with a Graveside Service at the Old Hall Cemetery. A Memorial Service in Merced California will be held at a later date.
Friends that are interested in honoring Dr. Stockard with a memorial gift are invited to consider the United Methodist Church of Merced Habitat for Humanity Merced or Shinersâ Hospitals.