Diana Jean Troop; Mother, sister, daughter, aunt and pal, but most of all a dear friend and huge supporter of the Western Music & Songwriters Series. On September 16, 2017 Diana returned home unexpectedly, leaving behind friends and family. We know that she is watching over us and she continues to send her love and support. We miss her dearly! In 2018 the Western Music & Songwriters met with the family and asked them if they would present to someone of their choice, the D Bar T Memorial Buckle in honor of their mom. In 2018 Cowboy Poet Thatch Elmer was chosen. Diana Spoke Highly of Thatch and was present when Thatch made his first appearance in 2014. In 2019 the buckle was awarded to Jerry Hurst. A close family friend and a huge supporter of the Western Music & Songwriters Series.