Lyndell “Mac” Langston

Lyndell “Mac” Langston, 79, of Center, passed away Monday, June 13, 2016, in Nacogdoches.


Visitation was held from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Friday, June 17, 2016, at Watson & Sons Funeral Home in Center.  Funeral service was held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, June 18, 2016, at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Nacogdoches.


Mr. Langston was born December 18, 1936, in Hope, Arkansas to Lenard Mac Langston and Lois Lee Alsobrook Langston.  He was an avid outdoorsman and especially enjoyed hunting, fishing and camping.  Mr. Langston also liked to make beer and wine.  He was a member of International Bricklayers and Applied Craftsman and Redeemer Lutheran Church in Nacogdoches. 


He is survived by

Wife: Delores Langston of Center


Daughter: Cindy Maphet of Katy


Step Sons:

Kevin Jernigan of Austin

Michael Jernigan and wife, Nicole, of Kyle



Taryn Smith and husband, Robert, of Ft. Benning, Georgia

Jeslyn Jernigan of Kyle

Corbin Jernigan of Kyle


Brother: Virgil McNatt and wife, Rose, of Florida


Sisters-in-law & Brothers-in-law:

Ruth Langston of Center

Don Gatliff and wife, Mary, of Timpson

Ginger Vaughn of Fort Worth

Richard Gibson and wife, Betty, of San Saba

Pat Jarnigan and husband, Gene, of Lubbock

Jack Cochran and wife, Wanda, of Coleman

Glenn Williford and wife, Judy, of Huxley

Debbie Williford of Center

Wesley Baylor and wife, Peggy, of Shelbyville


Numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends


Preceded in death by

Wife: Lenora Langston

Parents: Lenard Mac Langston and Lois Lee Alsobrook Langston

Brother: George Langston

Sister: Katherine Cochran


Pallbearers will be Austin Williford, Don Gatliff, Gary Gatliff, Glenn Williford, Kevin Jernigan, Mike Jernigan, Wes Baylor and Wesley Vaughn.


Honorary pallbearers will be Austin Williford, Chad Vaughn, Cindy Maphet, Jason Choate, Jason Williford, Michael Bradshaw, Taryn Smith, Virgil McNatt and Wesley Baylor.


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