Memorials are published as a tribute to deceased Texas attorneys. Information included is primarily related to the individual’s accomplishments in the legal profession. To submit a Memorial, please visit texasbar.com/tbj and fill out an online form or call (512) 427-6834 for more information. To learn more about closing a deceased attorney’s practice, visit texasbarcle.com/materials/closingapractice.html. PETER M. “MICHAEL” REED Reed, 64, of Redding, Calif., died June 25, 2012. He received his law degree from the University of Texas School of Law and was admitted to the Texas Bar in 1989. He was an attorney with McCreary, Veselka, Bragg & Allen, P.C., from 1988 to 2012. He served as an officer in the U.S. Air Force from 1969 to 1972. He is survived by his wife of 34 years, Merlyn “Meri” Reed; son, Peter David Michael Reed of Redding, Calif.; daughters, Mariah Elizabeth Wilde of Gonzales, Christiana Dawn Maas of Redding, Calif., Michelle Renee Thompson of Redding, Calif., and Charity Anne Osorio of Cuenca, Ecuador; mother, Lady Reed of Boerne; brother, David Reed of San Antonio; and sister, Melinda Cedillo of Boerne; and 14 grandchildren. HAROLD O. HARRIGER Harriger, 84, of Buford, Ga., died June 5, 2012. He received his law degree from the University of Texas School of Law and was admitted to the Texas Bar in 1954. In 1955, he began his career as an associate of Nelson & McCleskey. The firm later became McCleskey, Harriger, Brazill & Graf, and he was a partner until his retirement in 2011. He served in the U.S. Air Force. He is survived by his wife of 11 years, Jane Harriger; sons, William Harriger and Joe Harriger; daughters, Melissa Reeves, Susan Cook, and Cindy Pruitt; brother, Roy Harriger; sisters, Betty Brosius, Phyllis Reinard, and Donna Brush; 10 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. MICHAEL E. WARRICK Warrick, 65, of Houston, died Jan. 11, 2012. He received his law degree from South Texas College of Law and was admitted to the Texas Bar in 1973. He was a founding shareholder of Hudgins, Hudgins & Warrick Law Firm from 1973 until his retirement in 2006. He is survived by his wife of 43 years, Constance Warrick; daughter, Melanie A. Warrick; and brother, John Warrick. THOMAS B. PRESTON Preston, 66, of Houston, died Aug. 12, 2012. He received his law degree from South Texas College of Law and was admitted to the Texas Bar in 1974. He practiced law with a private practice from 1974 to 2012. The long-standing joke in his office was that each month when the Texas Bar Journal arrived, he would immediately flip to the memorials to see if his name was listed. He served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. He is survived by his wife of 28 years, Cookie Preston. ROBERT HEATH BOYKIN Boykin, 86, of Dallas, died June 27, 2012. He received his law degree from the University of Texas School of Law and was admitted to the Texas Bar in 1952. In 1953, he began his career in the legal department of the Federal Reserve Bank. He worked his way up within the company and was appointed president and CEO in 1981. He retired from the bank in 1991. He was a former chairman of the Corporate Counsel Section of the Dallas Bar Association. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1943 to 1947. He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Camille I. Boykin; and son, Robert Heath Boykin Jr. KENNETH RODNEY POUNDS Pounds, 67, of Fort Worth, died Oct. 24, 2011. He received his law degree from the University of Houston Law Center and was admitted to the Texas Bar in 1968. He began his practice of law with Rattikin Title Company. He then established a private practice. From 2000 to 2009, he was a counselor with Ross & Matthews. He was an original founding member of the Northeast Tarrant County Bar Association. He is survived by his wife of 46 years, Sherry Pounds; daughter, Sherry Lynn Pounds of Fort Worth; and brother, Archie Pounds of Marrero, La. LANETTE HEILBRON GLASSCOCK Glasscock, 101, of San Antonio, died May 26, 2012. She received her law degree from San Antonio School of Law, the predecessor of St. Mary’s School of Law, and was admitted to the Texas Bar in 1931. She was a partner with Heilbron & Heilbron from 1931 to 1938 and head of the firm from 1934 to 1942. From 1942 to 1979, she was a partner with Glasscock & Glasscock, and from 1979 to 2010, a sole practitioner. She is survived by her sons, Leon D. Glasscock II and Albert Glasscock, both of San Antonio; daughter, Lanette Duperier of San Antonio; six grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. EUGENIA S. HANSEN Hansen, 56, of Dallas, died Oct. 29, 2012. She received her law degree from the University of Houston Law Center and was admitted to the Texas Bar in 1984. She began her law practice at Richards, Medlock & Andrews, and later at Sidley, Austin, Brown & Wood. She was a partner in Hemingway and Hansen in 2005. She was chair of the Intellectual Property Law Section of the State Bar from 2004 to 2005. She is survived by her son, Todd William Hansen; daughter, Kaitlyn Michelle Hansen; and sister, Michelle Hollingworth. ELIZABETH ANN RYAN BRICE Brice, 54, of Nacogdoches, died June 19, 2012. She received her law degree from South Texas College of Law and was admitted to the Texas Bar in 1983. She established her own law practice, Elizabeth Ann Ryan Brice – Family Law Firm. She worked closely with the Nacogdoches County Teen Court, where she helped with organization and training participants. In 1989, she became a lecturer at Stephen F. Austin State University. She is survived by her husband, Richard Brice; sons, Ryan Brice and Robert Brice; and sister, Susan Ryan Key. GARRY WAYNE BLODGETT Blodgett, 64, of Richardson, died June 20, 2012. He received his law degree from the University of Tulsa College of Law and was admitted to the Texas Bar in 1994. From 1994 to 2009, he served as an assistant attorney general in Austin and Dallas. From 2009 to 2012, he was a sole practitioner. He is survived by his wife Leslie Blodgett; sons, Jaime Shane and Taylor Randolph Blodgett; and two grandchildren. WALKER DON WEATHERS Weathers, 54, of Tyler, died July 16, 2012. He received his law degree from Baylor Law School and was admitted to the Texas Bar in 1983. From 1983 to 1990, he was a partner in Saunders, Schmidt, Echols & Weathers. From 1990 to 2012, he was a partner in Weathers & Weathers. He also served as vice president and general counsel to The Wikert Group from 2006 to 2012. He is survived by his wife of 28 years, Rhonda Sylvester Weathers; son, Ross Walker Weathers; daughter, Grace Marie Weathers; parents, Don and Wanda Weathers; and brothers, attorney Wade Weathers and Wynne Weathers.
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