LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - Funeral services are set for the Plainview doctor killed in Cottle County on Sunday.
47-year-old Dr. Bryan Peeler died after being hit by a semi-truck near Paducah.
DPS troopers say Dr. Peeler had stopped on the side of the road so one of his children could use the restroom. He was helping his son out of the car when the semi approached. Dr. Peeler was able to push his son out of the way before being hit.
The funeral will be held Thursday, September 3rd at 11:00 a.m. in Hereford at the First United Methodist Church.
The family suggests memorials be sent to the Ronald McDonald House in Amarillo, located at 1501 Streit Drive, Amarillo, TX 79106, or you can call 806-358-8177. Memorials can also be made to the Peeler Children Educational Account, c/o Hale County State Bank (HCSB), Attn: Brian Polmeier, P.O. Box 970 box 970, Plainview, Texas 79073.
Dr. Peeler is survived by his wife and three children.
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