Danny "Rooster" W. Marshall

Danny "Rooster" Marshall, age 62, and a resident of New Braunfels, passed away on Saturday, June 6, 2015 at his home surrounded by his loving family. Danny was born on June 2, 1953 in Georgetown, TX to Doyl Lee Marshall and Johnnie Ellie McClary Marshall. Danny was a jack of all trades, and was most recently a maintenance man in the hotel industry. He was preceded in death by his father, Doyl Lee Marshall. Survivors include his loving wife, Jannean Marshall; son, Doyl Marshall; daughters, Dawna Jordan, Casey Norris and Christy Harrington; grandchildren, Bryce "Boogie" Jeff Marshall, Courtnie and Anna Harrington, Tanner, Jacob, Adasyn and Auree Marshall; brother, Doyle Marshall; twin sister, Beverly Timmermann; mother, Johnnie Ellie Marshall. In addition, Danny was also survived by numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. Visitation will be held from 10:00am to 2:00pm on Wednesday, June 10, 2015 at the Lux Funeral Home Chapel. A celebration of life service will follow at 3:30pm at his brother, Doyle Marshall's home, 1120 Altwein Lane here in New Braunfels.

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  1. Danny, a joy to know. He was FunDancer’s sheriff and did everything he could to support us, however he was feeling. What a love…Our condolences to his family. He was dedicated and full of love and pride for you all. He told us how he always regretted not being able to do more to support you as he wanted. Sweet soul would have loved to dance. Hope you are dancing now, Danny! You know all the moves!

  2. My sincere sympathy and heartfelt condolences. I pray the love of God enfolds you during your families time of grief and hold thoughts of comfort in your time of sorrow.

  3. Dawn, I am so sorry to hear about your dad. I’m babysitting for my daughter that day, so won’t be able to attend the funeral, but wishing you all the best. Love, Nancy Olson

  4. I am so sorry for your loss. May our gracious God pour mercy and grace upon you during this difficult time.

  5. God Bless the Spirit & Soul of Danny “Rooster” W.Marshall – My condolences to all of his family…Anna Garth

  6. Jannean: My heart goes out to you and so do my prayers. Please be blessed by the memories of Danny – especially the funny ones. Respectfully, Iris

  7. I will miss Danny’s smile and remember how welcome he made me feel at the square dances.

  8. RIP Danny !! Sending prayers to all of the family. ! My thoughts & prayers are with you all Kathy Klar

  9. Jannean my condolences to you and your family I was shocked to here about Danny passing away. My prayers to you n family.

  10. There are few words of total consolation for your feelings today; but there are memories to share and celebrate his life with you and your family. I am so sorry I am unable to attend in person, but know I am there in spirit as I treasure your friendship more and more each day.

  11. Jannean, I am so sorry for your loss. Losing someone is hard but Jesus is always near. Beverly and Sherman, The Cessna family is praying for you. Please give Johnnie a hug for me. Love you, Carol Cessna Willis

  12. I knew Danny in elementary school when we were going to Goodwin and just recently became friends with him on Facebook. I rode the same bus home as Danny and Beverly. He was always SO funny, and we had lots of fun on the bus. Danny had a great personality and is one of those people you’ll never forget! I’m so sorry he passed away so soon. My thoughts and prayers are with all of you!

  13. What an absolutely wonderful friend Danny was to all of us who knew him. I only met him in 8th grade but enjoyed our remaining years in the band and in classes at Canyon and, just recently, on Facebook! Some people are born to leave marks on hearts here on Earth. Danny was one of those. Such a Sweetheart! Our sympathy to Beverly and the rest of his precious family. RIP Danny!

  14. My deepest condolences. I only know Rooster from my childhood when he played on the Sport About dart team with my mother. He always made us little tykes laugh. He is in heaven with my grandparents Bob and Laura Laughlin having a heck of time.

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