June 25, 1953 - April 21, 2024





Friday, April 26, 2024

12 Noon

Wells Chapel

811 Woods Street

Program 12:30 PM


Dallas Ft. Worth National Cemetery

Dallas, TX

Travis D. McFail was a loving father, grandfather, brother, uncle, and friend. He was known as “Tree Daddy” to some
and “Pops” to others. Travis went to his eternal rest on April 21, 2024 at the age of 70.

Travis McFail was born on June 25, 1953 to Thomas (Chin) and Geraldine McFail in Honey Grove, TX.
He joined the Army in 1974 and later was honorably discharged. He worked for PPG in Wichita Falls, TX for 40 years until retirement.

Travis leaves behind three sons, Trevon Fields (Amanda) of Wichita Falls, TX, Trevas McFail (Stacey) of Colorado Springs,
CO, Thomas Fields (Cindy) of Hutto, TX; four daughters, LaTrese Hicks of Dallas, TX, LaTrina Parker (Ray) of Wichita Falls, TX,
Tamela McFail of Colorado Springs, CO, and LaToya Fields of Lewisville, TX; sister, Wanda Lockett Kines of Dallas, TX;
brother, Hollis Wayne (Ruby); grandchildren, Ashili, Kinterra, Courtland, Xavior, Aniyah (yaya), Amari (bullrider), Terrell, Tiara, Antranese, Danari, Jaxon, Lamin, Tazhane, Tamiya, Kierra, Phoenyx, Andre, Trevas Jr., Tyrek, Aaliyah. Tremere, Whitney, Thomas Jr., Josiah, and Kaiya. A host of nieces and nephews and friends near and dear to his heart.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Thomas and Geraldine McFail, and son, Courtland Henigan.

The family would like to give a Thank You to the nurses at Healing Hand Healthcare for the wonderful care they provided Travis. He loved giving his nurses a hard time but
was very grateful for everything. As Travis would say “once a man, twice a child”. He will be missed dearly and always in our hearts.

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  • April 29, 2024

    Travis is truly one of the best human beings I have ever known. I worked with him about 10 years up until his retirement. Dwan Hart

  • April 24, 2024

    Travis was Travis was a long-time friend of mines. He was also one of my groomsmen in my wedding gone but never ever forgotten. Rest

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  • The Peace Lily

    The Peace Lily was sent for TRAVIS DWIGHT MCFAIL - April 25, 2024

  • Peace & Serenity Dishgarden

    Brenda Hickman sent Peace & Serenity Dishgarden for TRAVIS DWIGHT MCFAIL - April 24, 2024

    Praying for comfort and strength during this season Love Your cousins Brenda and the Cooper family.

  • Mixed Spray

    AMANDA KOZAK sent Mixed Spray for TRAVIS DWIGHT MCFAIL - April 24, 2024

    To Latrina & Family. Sending healing prayers & comfort to you & your loved ones during this time. May you look back on the precious memories with your father & find peace. Love your 90FTS Family

  • Eternal Peace Basket

    Eternal Peace Basket was sent for TRAVIS DWIGHT MCFAIL - April 24, 2024

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