B.F. Underwood

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B.F. Underwood, 82, of Bend, Texas, passed away Tuesday January 7, 2014 in Austin, Texas. He was born August 23, 1931, to Mack Underwood and Mildred Moore Underwood in Richland Springs, Texas. B.F. spent two years in the U.S. Army during the Korean War and was stationed in Colorado and Kentucky during that time. During that time, he graduated from the Nixon Clay Business School in Austin, Texas with an Associate’s Degree in Accounting. After graduation he went to work for the accounting department at the Texas Comptroller’s Office, and then later worked for the General Land Office in 1975. He retired from state service and moved back to his home in Bend, Texas with his wife, Ginger Underwood. B.F. was very active in his children’s life’s when they were young, including coaching his daughters’ softball teams. He also loved to watch all three of his grandchildren participate in their different activities and sports. B.F. was an avid hunter and fisherman and shared that passion with his children and grandchildren, when he would take them all hunting and fishing. He enjoyed taking long  RV trips with his wife Ginger to South Texas during the winter months and to various fishing spots during the spring and summer. B.F. was a long time member of the Bend Church of Christ where he was the regular
song leader and continued as long as his health permitted. B.F. is survived by his wife, Ginger Underwood of Bend, Texas, two daughters, D’Ann Underwood Santos and her husband, Michael of Austin, Texas, Michelle Underwood Jones and her husband, Butch of Denton, Texas, one son, Brian Underwood of Round Rock, Texas and three grandchildren, Mikey Santos, Kody Jones, and Karley Jones. He is preceded in death by his parents, Mack Underwood and Mildred Underwood and one sister, Maxine Underwood. Services were held at 2:00 P.M. Saturday, January 11, 2014 at Blaylock Funeral Home of San Saba, Texas with William Clark officiating. Interment followed at High Valley Cemetery. The family would like to thank Dr. Sara Austin for the care she gave to B.F. during his illness. Any memorials should be made to the Myasthenia Gravis Foundation of America. Online condolence for the family can be made at www.blaylockfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Blaylock Funeral Home of San Saba, Texas
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