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John Gordon Forbes

John Gordon Forbes, 51, died at his residence in Kingsland March 16, 2010. The San Antonio native had lived in the Kingsland area for the past few years.

He had worked as a truck driver in construction driving tractor-trailers and dump trucks. He was an avid dirt bike rider.

Survivors include his daughter Mary Forbes of Kingsland, as well as brothers and sisters. 

Funeral services were held at the Smithwick Church of Christ March 20, followed by burial at Smithwick Cemetery.

Arrangements were under the direction of Putnam Funeral Home, 145 Texas Ave. in Kingsland, (325) 388-0008.

Donations may be made to the Mary Forbes Scholarship fund, c/o The Cattleman’s National Bank Account No. 8114188.