Daniel L. Inman Jr.

April 25, 1924August 27, 2013

Daniel L. Inman, Jr., 89, passed away on Tuesday, August 27, 2013 in Dallas. Dan was born on April 25, 1924 in Graham, Texas to Daniel Luther Inman and Minnie Davis Inman. He graduated from Graham High School and enlisted in the Marine Corps. He served during WWII in the South Pacific. He graduated from The University of Texas at Austin in 1950 with a Business degree, and had a successful career with Long Star Company. After retiring, Dan moved to his cattle ranch near Graham, Texas, and also traveled around the world. He was predeceased by his sisters Eloise Inman and Martha McMath, and brother, George Inman. He was also predeceased by Betty Sanders Inman, his wife of 40 years, and Gail Huff Inman, his second wife. He is survived by his daughter, Dana Weissgarber, son, Trey Inman, and grandsons, Andrew Weissgarber and Zachary Weissgarber. Visitation will be from 6:00-8:00 p.m. on Friday, August 30, 2013 at Sparkman Hillcrest Funeral Home. Funeral Service will be held 10:00 a.m. Saturday, August 31, 2013 at the Northwest Highway Chapel of Sparkman Hillcrest. Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, PO Box 841125, Dallas, TX 75284-1125.


  • Visitation Friday, August 30, 2013
  • Funeral Service Saturday, August 31, 2013

Daniel L. Inman Jr.

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Corey and Missy Adams

August 31, 2013

Corey and I feel very blessed to have had Dan in our lives as long as we did. He was an amazing person with a great amount of wisdom he shared upon our lives. I cannot remember a time while visiting he was not smiling and laughing. He so loved living on the ranch with all the cattle. Hershey was always running at his side as though she believed she was protecting him. Dan was a man to be admired and respected. He taught us never to let life get us down but to enjoy it every day with the ones we love. He will be missed deeply. Yet his words echo in my ears as I write this, “I have lived a good live and have been blessed.”

Howard Inman

August 30, 2013

It is an honor to be Dan's nephew. He would never fail to brighten the mood as soon as he entered the room. He once gave me a crushing hug of support, and I can still fell his strength today.

Lisa Wien

August 30, 2013

We are so sorry for your loss. Praying for God to surround each of you with His peace and comfort.

Carol Inman Gillis

August 30, 2013

My Uncle Dan; always smiling and positive. I love the time we spent together this past year as my Dad (his brother) was in his last days. He was a great comfort to me. Mark 4:8 states: A farmer planted seed. Some fell on good earth and came up with a flourish, producing a harvest exceeding his wildest dreams.

Geoff McMath

August 30, 2013

Dan was my Uncle. He was "Uncle D.L." to me. I grew up idolizing him, he was my role model. My thoughts and prayer are with Dana and Trey.

Pamela Burchfield

August 29, 2013

Dan was an amazing person. He has been my landlord for several years in Granbury. Everytime he came by we enjoyed talking and he always had great advice. Prayers to your family in the loss of this great man.

Jeff Shelton

August 29, 2013

Trey, we know this is a hard time for you and your family. Know that you are in our thoughts and prayers.

Steve & Patty Miller

August 29, 2013

We send our love and prayers to you and your family.

American Heart Association

August 29, 2013

May your memories of the wonderful times you shared with your loved one comfort you and your family, today and always.