• Corpus Christi

    Juan R. Reyes

    The Lord called home Juan Ramon (J.R.) Reyes, 70, on September 2, 2016. He was born on November 3, 1945 in Edinburg, Texas to Ramon and Maria Leticia Reyes. He served in the US Army and was stationed in Vietnam from 1965-1966. After 26 years as an HEB truck driver, he decided to retire to spend more time with his family. He was a wonderful husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, son, brother and uncle. Juan was a man who enjoyed life, always having a smile and he was always full of jokes. He loved fishing, spending time at his river lot, spending quality time with his grandchildren as well as his…

  • Granbury

    John Herbert Brister

    John Brister, 82, of Granbury, passed away Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016, surrounded by family.Graveside service: 1 p.m. Monday, Aug. 29, 2016, at Holly Hills Memorial Park. Visitation: 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 28, 2016, at Wiley Funeral Home in Granbury. Memorials can be made to the American Cancer Society or Heart Association.John was born Nov. 11, 1933, in Indianola, Oklahoma, to Herbert and Viola Brister.He served our nation in the U.S. Navy for over 22 years. John married Gwendolyn McRay and together they had two children, Herbert “Herb” Brister who is now married to Syndie; and daughter, Karan Rollins.John was away from home for nine months at a time,…

  • Silsbee

    L. D. McIntyre September 7, 1933 – September 4, 2016 Silsbee, TX Service to be held at First Pentecostal Church of Silsbee on Wednesday, September 7 2016 at 10:00 a.m. Guestbook | Obituary Obituary | Service Details | Send Flowers

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  • Azle

    Derald Coomer 1938 – 2016

    Derald Coomer, 78, a loving husband, father, and grandfather passed away Friday, Aug. 26, 2016 in Azle. Services were held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016 at White’s Funeral Chapel in Azle. Internment was at Ash Creek Cemetery. Visitation was from 6-8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Derald was born July 30, 1938 in Azle to the late George and Leona Coomer. He was an avid farmer where he enjoyed utilizing his John Deere tractors. Derald loved to go RVing especially to Brownwood. He was also an avid sports fan. Derald served as a United States Air Force Captain during the Vietnam Conflict. He worked in the dairy…

  • Granbury

    Jefferson Glenn Skinner

    Jeff Skinner, 68, of Tolar, went home to be with his Lord and Saviour, Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016.Services: 1.p.m. Sunday, Sept. 4, 2016, at Wiley Funeral Home Chapel, Granbury, with Rev. Barry Tubbs Jr. officiating. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 3, at Wiley Funeral Home. Jeff was born Jan. 20, 1948, in Nashville, Tennessee to Joseph Glenn Skinner of Alabama and Ella Rebecca Crowe of Tennessee. He trusted Jesus Christ as his Saviour at an early age in San Mateo, California. He was a welder for Brown and Root Industrial and worked on the Comanche Peak Nuclear Power Plant at its inception.He served in the U.S. Navy and was…

  • Amarillo

    Fred Long

    Fred Long, 75, of Amarillo, died Thursday, September 1, 2016. Memorial Services will be at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, September 5, 2016 at Elks Lodge 932 Clyde St. Arrangements are with Angel Funeral Home, 2209 S. Arthur Street. Fred was born April 9, 1941 in Amarillo, Texas to John and Jeannette Long. He served in the Army and Army Reserves. He was married to Joyce Renfroe. Fred started working at Bell Helicopter in 1968 and retired in 2013. Fred was preceded in death by a son, Terry Lynn Cooper and a daughter, Donna Marie Bailey. He is survived by wife, Joyce Long; daughter, Linda Baugh and husband, of Blue River,…

  • Dickinson,  La Marque,  League City,  Pearland

    Carolyne Sue Crouch

    Carolyne Sue Crouch, 71, Algoa passed away on Thursday, September 1, 2016.  She was born December 28, 1944 in Galveston, Texas to William and Lorraine Chenault.  She was a resident of Algoa for 19 years and was formerly from La Marque.  Carolyne was a graduate of Texas City High School Class of 1963 and was a member of Mainland Community Church. She is preceded in death by her parents and her daughter Sharon D. Woody. Carolyn is survived by her husband of 48 years, Carroll P. Crouch of Algoa and her two sons Richard Carroll Crouch of Texas City and John W. Crouch of Santa Fe and her thirteen grandchildren,…

  • Granbury

    Neota Cairene Cones Turner

    Neota Cairene Cones Turner, 80, of Granbury, passed away Aug. 18, 2016, in Granbury. Service will be held at a later date.   Cairene was born March 28, 1936, in Henrietta, Oklahoma, to George and Maude James Finch. She was a devout Christian and a devoted wife and mother. She had a great love for family and was called “my favorite aunt” by many. Cairene loved to go places and visit family. She was a wonderful caregiver, taking care of her mom, two husbands and a son until all passed. She made everyone feel special. Cairene called and mailed letters and cards to family on a regular basis, mailing out up…

  • Bryan

    Elva Oralia Cuellar de Lara

    Elva Lara, 70, of Bryan, passed away on Saturday September 3, 2016 in College Station. Her visitation and rosary are pending along with her Funeral Mass at this time. Services are in the care of Callaway-Jones Funeral and Cremation Centers Bryan-College Station. The post Elva Oralia Cuellar de Lara appeared first on Callaway-Jones Funeral Home.          View Full Notice → Elva Oralia Cuellar de Lara

  • Granbury

    Lessie Taylor Autry

    Lessie Taylor Autry, of Granbury, went to heaven Sunday, Aug. 21, 2016, and joyfully rejoined the love of her life, Howard, her parents, sister, and all those she loved who had gone before. She was a loving mother who cherished her children, grandchildren, and great-grands.Graveside service for family: Sept. 10, 2016, at the family cemetery near Tioga.Lessie was born in Plainview on Nov. 24, 1929, to F.L. and Hulda Taylor. She married Howard “Red” Autry on Feb. 6, 1948. She and Howard resided in Odessa for 25 years and Denver, Colorado for 18 years. She supported Howard as a homemaker and partner throughout his career in the oil industry.They retired…

  • Rockdale


    Funeral services for Leo Ogea, 94, of Rockdale will be held at 3 p.m. Friday, Sept. 2, 2016, at St. John’s United Methodist Church in Rockdale. Burial will follow at Salty Cemetery in the Salty community. Rev. Adam Straznicky of St. John’s United Methodist Church will officiate. read more View Full Notice → Ogea

  • Bryan

    Joseph Edward Byrd

    Joseph Edward Byrd, Jr., 51, of Bryan, passed away on Friday, September 2, 2016. Life Celebration Services will begin with a casual (jeans and t-shirts) visitation from 6-8 PM on Wednesday, September 14, 2016 at Hillier Funeral Home of Bryan. His celebration will continue with a casual service (jeans and t-shirts) at 11 AM on Thursday, September 15, 2016, Final Military Honors at Mt. Calvary Mausoleum, and a reception. A full life story is pending. View Full Notice → Joseph Edward Byrd