Dale E McCollum

Dale McCollum

Dale E. McCollum, Sr. passed away peacefully on August 19, 2020 after a long battle with lung cancer. 

He was born in Gas City, Indiana on July 17, 1943 to parents, Hubert and Vera McCollum. He proudly served in the United States Air Force from 1961 - 1965. Moving to Texas in 1981, he was a longtime resident of Houston.

Dale loved anything that had to do with racing or Donald Duck. His favorite sports teams were Pittsburgh Steelers and Texas A&M Football.

Dale is preceded in death by his parents, Hubert & Vera McCollum; brothers, Billy McCollum, and Hubert “Herb” McCollum; and sister Barb Butler and her husband Jim. 

He is survived by his children: sons, Doug McCollum and his wife Melissa of Katy, TX, Dale McCollum and his wife Jenni of Spring, TX, and David McCollum and his wife Linda of Marble Falls; daughters, Dianna Lucas of Merkel, TX, and Sherri McCollum of Alvin, TX.; grandsons: Ryan McCollum, Maverick Woods, and Aaron McCollum; granddaughters: Megan McCollum, Morgan McCollum, Taylor Sweeney, Monica McCollum, Lauren Sweeney, Lauren McCollum, Katelynn McCollum and Macie Lucas; and great-grandchildren: Braxtyn McCollum and Leighton McCollum-Sumrall; sister-in-law: Betty McCollum and many nieces and nephews. 

The family will receive friends on Wednesday, August 26, 2020 from 12 Noon to 1:00 pm in the Chapel of Carnes Funeral Home, 3100 Gulf Freeway, Texas City, TX 77591. Dale’s Celebration of Life to follow at 1:00 p.m.