Corey Dancer Sr. (37) was the seventh child born to Pauline Davis Dancer and Claude Dancer on July 9, 1979. Corey attended and graduated from Grapeland High School.

Corey was a devoted father who cherished spending time with his children.   He enjoyed life, his family and hanging with friends.  He worked for Eagle Railcar Services as a painter.

 He transitioned – Sunday, December 18, 2016

Left to cherish his memories and the fun times are his parents, Pauline and Claude Dancer, his wife Shaunda Pryor; sons Corey L. Dancer, Jr., Jayden Pryor, step-sons Jaylen Pryor, Terrance Ellis Hardeman; daughters Kaleece Anderson-Dancer, Shailyn Dancer, Keiara Dancer, Joceylyn Dancer; brothers Billie Roy Davis, Jacksonville, TX, Artis Ray Hicks, Crockett, TX, Michael Dancer, and William Dancer, of Grapeland, TX, Ronnie Ross, Dallas, TX, Donett Dancer, Huntsville, TX, Charles Dancer, and Thomas E. Dancer, of Houston, TX; sisters Evelyn Gandy (Kenneth) Houston, TX, Jewel (James) Thomas, Fort Worth, TX, Clydie (Richard) Wagner, Alice (Ceaser) Rodriguez, and Lauraetta Dancer of Grapeland, TX, Karol Ross, and Arnetta (David) Hawkins, of Dallas, TX, and Deborah (Rives) Agou, Irving, TX.

Funeral Services for Corey Dancer will be held Wednesday, December 28, 2016 at Rising Star Baptist Church. Online condolences may be made at