Fred Paddock Lanehart

Fred P. Lanehart
October 10, 1920 – December 14, 2018

Fred P. Lanehart, 98, passed away at his home on Friday, December 14,2018, in Bryan, Texas. A visitation will be held at Callaway-Jones Funeral and Cremation Center, 3001 South College Ave. Bryan, Texas 77801, from 10:30 to time of service at 11:30am, Tuesday, December 18, 2018, with internment to follow at Rest-Ever Memorial Park Cemetery. Officiating will be Rick Bell, Chaplain of Traditions Hospice. Services are in the care of Callaway-Jones Funeral and Cremation Centers, Bryan-College Station.

Fred was born to William Earnest Lanehart and Pairlee Amanda Leake on October 10,1920 in Clifton, Texas. Fred lived for adventure; he joined the Army Air Force at an early age during WWII Army Air Force. Fred had and maintained a faith life he shared with many family and friends. He was a charter member and deacon at Calvary Baptist Church. Mr. Lanehart was founder of Lanehart Cabinet Company which was established 1963. Those who knew him as a hardworking man of great integrity who lived firmly by his life principles and beliefs will remember him.

Fred was preceded in death by his wife Mavis Lanehart and son Edward Lanehart.

He is survived by his wife Doris Lanehart; his children son and daughter in law, Tommy and Ginger Lanehart, of Bryan; his daughters and son-in-laws, Barbara and Dave Johnson, of Bryan, Clara and John Hubacek, of Beaumont and Mary Lanehart of Seabrook, Texas; his six grandchildren, and eleven great-grandchildren.

His family wants to thank his caretakers and Hospice for the loving care he received.

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  1. Please accept my sincere sympathy in the loss of your loved one.
    At a sad time as this, the Bible gives us comfort at Revelation 21:3,4 where God promises to eliminate sickness, sorrow and death. What a wonderful time when we no longer have to face these enemies.
    I hope this scripture gives you some consolation.

  2. Please accept my sincere condolences during this time of sadness. Your father lived a rich life and left a strong legacy to carry on for generations. (Member -Calvary choir)

  3. I remember Mr. Lanehart as a very sweet Christain man. He always made us feel welcome at church and their home. My sister,Dixe, and myself where friends with their children. We spent a lot of fun times in their home. My prayers are with all of you.

  4. My deepest condolences to the family and friends of Fred. May the cherished memories you have help sustain you during this time. May your family be comforted by keeping in mind Jesus promise of the hope of everlasting life on earth recorded at John 17:3.

  5. To all of the Lanehart Family my condolences in the loss of your Dad. I remember Mr. Lanehart as a very sweet Christian man. He lived a long and rich family life. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.

  6. I never had a finer or truer friend than Fred. Our many memories and our front doors will be with me forever. In all the years I knew Fred, I never heard anyone speak ill of him.

    My condolences to the family as he will be greatly missed by all who know and loved him.

    Gary Kent

  7. It was my privilege and honor to be Fred’s pastor for more than 30 years. He was always faithful and served many years as the church treasurer. He and the family are our dear friends. My prayers go out to Barbara, Tommy, Clara and Mary and all the extended family. May God give you comfort and peace!

  8. I grew up just a few houses down from Mr Laneharts shop and even worked for him during high school one summer. A hard taskmaster but he taught me much that I have used though years. I have thought of him fondly many times thru years. Thank you Mr Lanehart for my work ethic and all the hard learned lessons.

  9. I was blessed to know Fred & do business with him over the years. I considered him a friend & a fine man. May he Rest In Peace & may his family rejoice in the many years they had to enjoy him & be comforted by his godly legacy until they are reunited for eternity.

  10. My sincerest condolences to the family of Mr. Fred Lanehart. I will remember him as a kind and gentle man. You all are in my prayers.

  11. Wonderful Christian man!
    Growing up around Mr. Lanehart he taught me many life lessons. He was an outstanding, consistent model of integrity. We had lots of laughs too!

    Much love & prayers to all of the Laneharts.

  12. Was privileged to know Mr. Lanehart at Calvary Baptist Church in Bryan. Great Christian man who served as a wonderful example. Sorry for your loss. My prayers are with the family.

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