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Gary Roger Napier, 77, Nashville

Gary Roger Napier, 77, Nashville, passed away at noon on Sunday, Dec. 16, 2012, in Bloomington Hospital following complications from cancer.

He is survived by his wife of 36 years, Vicki Talley Napier. He is also survived by daughters Carrie Maddock (Dave) and Jari Trumbauer (Bruce), both daughters of Sherry R. Napier; his grandchildren, Carli and Benjamin Maddock, Lauren and Kevin Trumbauer.

Gary was born in West Virginia, son of Eva Mae and Esau Wayne Napier. He was raised in Southern California where he lived until 1968, when he and his family relocated to Texas to begin his business of 44 years, Le Air Company, Inc. His company produced graphics, etchings, statuary, custom designs and metal works of art. He was an award winning artist and designer. Gary and wife Vicki recently retired and moved to Nashville to be near his daughters and grandchildren. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and took great pride in his country. Gary was very passionate in the beauty of nature and photography. He appreciated the arts, and good jazz music, Sinatra and Sammy Davis. He loved to ride cross country motorcycles over the years. Gary was a loving and caring husband, father, grandfather, and a good friend. He will be greatly missed. 

Allen Funeral Home is handling arrangements. Friends can send condolences to www.allenfuneralhome.org

  • December 20
    Live band at dance barn
    6 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West
  • December 20
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 20
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • December 20
    'Gone Girl' at the Playhouse
    1 p.m., 4 p.m., 7 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 20
    Railroad museum features model Christmas trains
    1 to 7 p.m. BC RR Museum, 18 W. Three Story Hill Road, Fruitdale
  • December 21
    'Gone Girl' at the Playhouse
    1 p.m., 4 p.m., 7 p.m. BC Playhouse, 70 S. Van Buren St.
  • December 21
    Railroad museum features model Christmas trains´╗┐
    1 to 7 p.m. BC RR Museum, 18 W. Three Story Hill Road, Fruitdale
  • December 23
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 24
    Nashville government offices CLOSED
  • December 24
    Christmas Eve Communion service at Becks Grove church
    7 p.m. Becks Grove Christian Church, 8009 Becks Grove Road
  • December 24
    Candlelight service at Helmsburg church Christmas Eve
    7 p.m. Brown County Community Church, 2370 Main St., Helmsburg
  • December 24
    Candlelight service set for Christmas Eve
    6:30 p.m. Country Gospel Music Church, 5181 State Road 46 East
  • December 24
    Cordry church hosts candlelight service Christmas Eve
    7 p.m. Church of the Lakes, 8844 Nineveh Road
  • December 25
    Government Offices CLOSED
  • December 26
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • December 26
    Brown County Government Offices CLOSED
  • December 27
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • December 27
    Live band at dance barn
    7:30 p.m. Mike's Dance Barn, 2277 State Road 46 West
  • December 29
    Jackson Township Board
    7 p.m. Jackson Township Board, Trustee's Office, 5765 Carmel Ridge Road