Cover photo for J. W. Featherston's Obituary
J. W. Featherston Profile Photo

J. W. Featherston

July 15, 1984 — August 3, 2022

J. W. Featherston

J.W. Featherston, age 38, of Gatesville, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, August 3, 2022, in Midland

Memorial services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Monday, August 8, 2022 at Coryell Community Church, 115 N. Levita Rd., in Gatesville, with Rev. Wayne Conger officiating.

James William Featherston Jr. was born on July 15, 1984, to James and Jackie Featherston in Sulphur Springs. J.W. attended Jonesboro High School, graduating in 2002. He worked alongside his dad at Featherston’s Wrecker Service, as a mechanic and wrecker driver for many years. He married Brandy Byrd on April 16, 2016.  He was known for his caring heart, helping others, and stubborn personality.  You could always depend on him for giving you a hard time and a great laugh.

J.W. was preceded in death by his father, James Featherston Sr.; grandparents, Rev. J.B. and Mary Helen Featherston, Jack and Vera Aslin; and sister, Dana.

J.W. is survived by his wife Brandy Featherston; sons, Blane, Levi, Jameson, and Jace; mother, Jackie Featherston; sisters, Tricia Featherston, Carrie Perez and husband, Tony; granddaughter, Oaklynn; many nieces and nephews; along with his closest friends.

In lieu of flowers, an account for the family has been established at BancorpSouth in Gatesville.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of J. W. Featherston, please visit our flower store.

Past Services

Memorial Service

Monday, August 8, 2022

Starts at 2:00 pm (Central time)

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 245

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree