Mr. Mark Gibson Hoyle, 52, passed away at Ennis Regional Hospital early Thursday morning, Aug. 23, 2007. He was born in Dallas to Julian Marshall Hoyle and Frances Ranking on Jan. 28, 1955. He attended Avalon High School and graduated in 1973.

He was employed with Texas Instruments as a pressman. He loved to be outdoors hunting and fishing.

He is preceded in death by his father, Julian Hoyle (Feb. 18, 1981).

He is survived by his mother, Frances Hoyle of Ennis; Samantha Hanson of Ennis; daughters Sofia Syed and Thomas Bartee of Ennis and Jocie Hoyle of Ennis; sister Kimberly Ann Hoyle of Blooming Grove and four grandchildren.

Services were held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Keever Chapel in Ennis. Burial was in Elm Branch at Bardwell. The Rev. Grady Cashion officiated under the direction of J.E. Keever Mortuary.