Carl Lester Threet

April 27, 1930December 26, 2020

Carl Lester Threet passed away on December 26th, 2020 in Lubbock, Texas.

He was born April 27th, 1930 in Lubbock, Texas to George Oren and Mary Angeline.

Threet and was the youngest of 11 children. Carl shared his life with his bride of 70 years, Della Geneva Threet.

Carl was a veteran of the United States Army and later became a long haul truck driver. When not driving, he spent time with his family and enjoyed playing bingo and dominoes.

He was preceded in death by his wife Geneva Threet, his grandsons Carl and John Johnson and great grandson Zachary Johnson.

He is survived by his sons Clayton Threet and wife Vicky; Johnny Threet and wife Gail; daughters Mary Beard and husband Dwaine; and Diann Johnson. Grandchildren Shane Threet and fiance Dusty Kirk; Alesha Glover and husband Cameron; Iwana Talley and husband Cannon; Hillary Deffebach and husband Dan; Carrie Gray and husband Barrett; Hollie Hendrix and husband Kyle; April Moss and husband Scott; and Todd Threet as well as 14 great grandchildren.


  • Shane Threet, Pallbearer
  • Clay Threet, Pallbearer
  • Todd Threet, Pallbearer
  • Charlie Threet, Pallbearer
  • Jessie Threet, Pallbearer
  • Terry Threet, Pallbearer
  • Jimmy Threet, Pallbearer
  • Carmon Talley, Pallbearer


  • Visitation

    Wednesday, January 20, 2021

  • Graveside Service

    Wednesday, January 20, 2021


Carl Lester Threet

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Anne Tudor

December 31, 2020

Our families have been linked through friendships so many ways over the years and I send all love and condolences to everyone in the Threet family.

Barbara Cason

December 29, 2020

Tim and I are incredibly sorry to hear that Carl has passed but rejoice in knowing he is pain free, reunited with the Love of his life, and celebrating eternity with our Lord and Savior. You all are in our thoughts and prayers! 💕

Suzanne Lockart

December 28, 2020

My Uncle Carl. All the times we talk you always ended with “I love you”. I’m gonna miss you but now you are pain free and with your love. I will see you soon.