CARTHAGE, TEXAS — Casey Ladymon, 44, of Carthage, TX, passed away on Sunday evening, Sept. 12, 2021, in Frisco, TX. Casey Wade Ladymon was born on Jan. 27, 1977, in Dallas, TX to Gary Ray and Virginia Ann Whatley Ladymon. Casey graduated from North Garland High School with the class of 1995, and attended the University of North Texas where he was a member and President of the Sigma Nu Fraternity. In 2003, Casey co-founded Texas Energy Holdings, Inc, a privately held oil and gas company. Texas Energy has been named to Inc. Magazine’s 500/5000 list of Fastest-Growing Private Companies in the nation. Texas Energy would eventually become IStick Capital Management and R2Q Operating. Casey served as the CEO of R2Q Operating and was vital to the success of the company’s oil field operations. He married Misty Dawn Capps on Jan. 28, 2006, in Longview. Together they had 3 beautiful children. Casey will be remembered for his grit, humor, and his relentless nature to succeed. Casey had a fun, loving spirit that was known by all. For those that knew Casey both professionally and personally, it was evident he loved his family, and they were always his reason “why”. Casey leaves behind a strong legacy of his work ethic and commitment to doing what’s right. He was truly a friend to all who knew him. We are comforted in knowing he is rejoined in heaven with one of his best friends on earth.
He was preceded in death by brother-in-law, Shane Capps.
He is survived by his wife, Misty Capps Ladymon; children, Lexi, Dax, and Knox Ladymon; mother, Gina Ladymon; father, Gary Ladymon and wife Gloria; sister, Brittany Ferguson and her family; in-laws, Mike and Phyllis Capps; sister-in-law, Crystal Capps; nephew, Gunner Capps; niece, Alli Capps.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 16, 2021, at the First Baptist Church in Carthage with James McRight and Byron Jackson officiating under the direction of Jimerson-Lipsey Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Antioch Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 4-7 p.m. on Wednesday at the funeral home.
Pallbearers are Chris Athens, Chad Willis, Gunner Capps, Bo Sharpe, Will Doran, Kylen Shane, Brant Graves, Jarrett Cook, James Spece, Scott Surratt, and Casey Bagley. Honorary pallbearers are John Woods, Marvin Pelham, and Squeaky Works. A guestbook may be signed online at www.jimerson-lipsey.com.