• Killeen

    James Oliver Purser

    Funeral services for James Oliver Purser, 87, of Killeen, will be at 5 p.m. Sunday at Crawford-Bowers Funeral Home in Killeen. Burial will be at noon Monday at the Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery.

  • Granbury

    Judith Shermaigne Price

    Judith Shermaigne Price, age 43, passed away May 18, 2018 in St. Paul, Minnesota. Judy was born June 30 1975 at Ft. Hood, Texas. She lived in Granbury for 30-plus years. She left behind a daughter Brittany Phillips, her father, Floyd Price, sister Crystal Price, grandparents Les and Judy price. Memorial: DeCordova Bend Dam Park on Sunday, June 10th at 10:00am. We loved her she will be missed.

  • Granbury

    Jimmy Lee Mackey

    Jimmy Lee Mackey of Granbury, 71, passed away on Monday, May 28, 2018.  Gathering: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM, Thursday, May 31, 2018, Granbury Church of Christ. Inurnment:  2:00 PM, Friday, June 15, 2018, Texas State Veteran’s Cemetery, Abilene, Texas. Jimmy was born on September 14, 1946 in Fort Worth, Texas to James and Mildred Mackey.  He proudly served his country in the United States Army.  He married Judith Ann Darrow 27 years ago at Granbury Church of Christ.  He enjoyed golfing, fishing, bird hunting and loved cooking and antique cars.  He went to car shows all the time and loved doing mechanical work on his cars.  He was preceded…

  • Granbury

    Evelyn Christine Bolton

    Evelyn Christine Bolton passed from her earthly home in Granbury, Texas at the age of 95 to her Heavenly home into the arms of her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Sunday, May 27, 2018. Service: 10:00 a.m. Thursday, May 31, 2018, Wiley Funeral Home Chapel, Granbury, Interment: Long Creek Cemetery, Visitation: 9:00 a.m. to service time, Thursday. Evelyn was born in Wilson, Oklahoma on July 30, 1922 to Chester and Blanche Williams. She married Harold Ray Bolton in August of 1942.  She loved her family and friends. Evelyn lived every day for Jesus Christ first followed by family and friends. She was a very loving person to all who…

  • Granbury

    Michelle Elaine Hunt

    Michelle Elaine Hunt, 34, passed away Friday, May 25, 2018 in Fort Worth. Visitation: 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday, May 31, 2018 at Wiley Funeral Home located in Granbury, Texas. Michelle was born in 1984 in Stephenville, Texas to Stan and Lisa Hunt.  She is a former resident of Granbury. She was outgoing and never met a stranger. If you were fortunate enough to meet her, you were her friend. Her large personality and sense of humor often made her the center of attention. She had an extremely generous nature and protective spirit. Her daughter, Deja, was the love of her life. She was preceded in death by sons,…

  • Bogata,  Deport

    Wilma Moore

    Wilma Moore Wilma Louise Moore, 88 of Bogata, died on Sunday, May 27, 2018 in Brentwood Terrace of Paris.  Funeral Services have been scheduled for Wednesday, May 30, 2018 at 10:30 am in the First Baptist Church of Bogata with Reverend George Spears officiating.  Burial will follow in Bogata Cemetery.  The Family will receive friends from 10:00-10:30 at the Church on Wednesday.  Wood Funeral Homes, Bogata have charge of the arrangements. She was born on August 7, 1929 in…..

  • Bogata,  Deport

    Mary Brown

    Mary Brown Mary Evelyn Brown, 89 of Bogata, died on Thursday, May 10, 2018 in Paris Regional Medical Center.  Services are scheduled for Sunday, May 13 at 3:00pm under the Pavilion of Bogata Cemetery with Reverends Ray Evers and Carl Brown officiating.  The family will receive friends at the funeral home in Bogata on Sunday afternoon from 1:30-2:30PM. She was born on May 9, 1929 in Winfield, Texas, the daughter of Walter and Millie Smith Harper.  She married James L. Brown who….

  • Bogata,  Deport

    CALVIN DAY

    CALVIN DAY Calvin Leon Day, age 78 of Pattonville, died on Friday, May 11, 2018 in Spring Lake of Paris.  Graveside Services have been scheduled for 6:00pm on Sunday, May 13, 2018 at Shady Grove Cemetery. He was born in Pattonville on January 9, 1940, the son of Herman and Della Russell Day.  He married the former Judith Anderson on July 5, 1961.  She preceded him in death in 2005.  He was also preceded in death by a son, Kevin Day in 1997 and a grandson, Kristopher… Cal…

  • Bogata,  Deport

    Pete McKnight

    Pete McKnight James Maurice “Pete” McKnight crossed over from this life to his heavenly home at the age of 86. He was surrounded by his loving family as he completed his journey on this earth. His family and friends find great comfort and joy in the reunion that occurred at 6:15 pm, Friday, May 11, 2018. Funeral services are scheduled on Monday, May 14th, 2018 at 2PM at Life Tabernacle, Cunningham, Tx. with Frankie Norwood officiating.   Burial will follow at Restland… James Mauri…

  • Bogata,  Deport

    Morris [Winky] Hill

    Morris [Winky] Hill Morris Wayne (Winky) Hill age 58 of Talco died Tuesday May 8 at his residence. A memorial service is scheduled for Sunday May 13 at 3pm in Bogata Church of God with Sister Ethel Elrod officiating.  His cremains will be buried in Malta Cemetery near DeKalb. He was born Feb 18,1960 in Dallas the son of Joe Wayne and Helen Williams Hill. He was a grandson of Morris and Irene Williams.   He is survived by his mother Helen Buchanan of Bogata, his children Justin….

  • Bogata,  Deport

    ELMER SMITH

    ELMER SMITH Elmer Leon Smith, 78 of Detroit, passed away Friday, May 4, 2018 in his home surrounded by his family. Funeral services have been set for Monday, May 7, 2018 at 2:00 P.M. at First Baptist Church Detroit with Rev. Doug Higdon officiating.  Interment will follow at Bethel Cemetery.  The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service time at the church. Wood Funeral Home has charge of arrangements. He was born on February 19, 1940 in Pinhook, Texas to… Elmer Le…

  • Bogata,  Deport

    Jerry Morris

    Jerry Morris Services for Mr. Jerry L. Morris, age 73 of Powderly formerly of Bogata died on April 22, 2018 in Paris Regional Medical Center.  Following Cremation, memorial services will be scheduled.   He was born in Deport, Texas on January 14, 1945, the son of William Rass and Ruth Wright Morris.  He was preceded in death by his parents; his brother, Bill Morris and the mother of his children, Rebecca Morris.   He is survived by his wife, Carolyn of… Service…

  • Bogata,  Deport

    Ernest Neading, Jr.

    Ernest Neading, Jr. Ernest Edward Neading Jr age 79 of Bogata died suddenly Saturday April 28 near his home. At his request cremation was handled by Wood Funeral Homes of Bogata. A come and go reception to greet his family will be held beginning at 6:30 pm Friday May 4 in the Bogata VFD station.  Ernest was born Sept 23,1938 in Sparta, Ohio the son of Ernest Edward Neading Sr and Gertrude Kline Neading.  He married the former Mary Lou Womack Feb 15,1959 in Canton…. Ernest Edward N…

  • Bogata,  Deport

    PHILLIS KILGORE

    PHILLIS KILGORE Phillis G. Kilgore, age 66 of Deport, died in Brentwood Terrace on April 29, 2018.  The family will have a visitation on Friday, May 4 from 6-8pm at Wood Funeral Homes, Deport. She was born in Paris on January 15, 1952, the daughter of A.B. and Delores Carter Spann.  She was a nurse.  Preceding her in death are her parents; her son, John Dollins; her husband, Richard Kilgore; and two sisters:  Raelene Isbell and Mary Lynn Cole. She is survived by her… Phi…

  • Bogata,  Deport

    Ina Ward

    Ina Ward Ina M. Ward, 92 of Bowie and formerly of Bogata, died on Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at Independence Hall Assisted Living.  Funeral Services have been scheduled for Friday, May 11, 2018 at 1:00 pm in the First Baptist Church of Bogata with Dr. Bryan Morgan officiating.  Burial will follow in Halesboro Cemetery.  The Family will receive friends from 12-1PM at the Church prior to services.  Wood Funeral Homes, Bogata have charge of the arrangements. She was born in… In…

  • Granbury

    Robert Sidney Powell

    Robert Sidney Powell, 78, of Oak Ridge, Tennessee, passed away at Canterfield of Oak Ridge on May 26, 2018. He was born in Ft. Worth, Texas on February 11, 1940 to parents Isaac F. Powell and Ferrell L. Powell. He worked as a senior mechanical engineer at Lockheed Martin and contracted with Oak Ridge National Laboratory. Sid was a member of First Baptist Church of Oak Ridge for more than 25 years, serving on the Board of Trustees and the Finance Committee.  He was also a member of the Lion’s Club, Shriners, and Masons.  Sid was a Paul Harris Fellow in Rotary.  Sid served in the US Navy Reserve/SEABEES. He…

  • Granbury

    Stella M. Crow

    Stella M. Crow, 67, of Granbury, passed away on Monday, May 28, 2018.  Celebration of Life:  2:00 pm, Saturday, June 2, 2018, Wiley Funeral Home Chapel, Granbury. Stella was born on November 26, 1950 in San Antonio, Texas.  She was very responsible and had the highest integrity.  She was raised at the South Texas Baptist Children’s Home in Pettus, Texas.  She was All State in Women’s Basketball for three years in a row and was the Most Valuable Player all through high school. She received a scholarship to the University of Texas.  Stella married Joel Scott “Scottie” Crow on January 7, 1978.  Her full-time job was putting up with Scottie. …

  • Granbury

    Lillith Williams-Lyons

    Lily Williams-Lyons, age 8, of Lipan, Texas passed away on Sunday, May 27, 2018 in Granbury. A Celebration of Life will be held at 2:00 p.m. Monday, June 4, 2018, at First Baptist Church in Lipan. Lily’s body will lie in repose from 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. Sunday, June 3, 2018 at Wiley Funeral Home. The family request that any flowers be in flower pots. Lily was born on April 27, 2010 in Fort Worth, Texas. She loved all kinds of flowers and lilies were extra special to her.  Lily is preceded in death by her great grandmothers: Mary Catherine Lyons, Ruby Williams and Mary Weddle and her grandfather: Steven…