Travis was born on July 22, 1989, to Karen Motsenbocker in Lubbock, Texas. He attended public schools at Lubbock Cooper ISD and Lubbock ISD, graduated from Coronado High School in May 2007. On April 5, 2014, Travis married the love of his life, Amanda Shrum at Quaker Avenue Baptist Church in Lubbock, Texas. Travis was employed by Texas Tech Health Sciences Center.Survivors include his wife, Amanda Motsenbocker; mother, Karen Douglas; two sisters, Veronica Douglas and Brandi Folmar and husband, David; two brothers, Oscarr and Duncan Douglas; his Border Collie Blue Healer, Stanley Ipkiss Motsenbocker and Australian Shepherd Mix, Beaux “Dangers” Motsenbocker; brother-in-law, Colter Shrum; and sister-in-law, Ashley Server and husband, Damon. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandmother, Ouida Motsenbocker, who died in November of 2003.