• Cleburne

    Donna Grayson

    Memorial service for Donna Gail Grayson, 74, of Cleburne, will be conducted at 11:00 A.M., Saturday, January 12, 2019 in York Chapel, Nolan River Road Baptist Church, 820 North Nolan River Road i …

  • Cleburne

    Paula Hughes

    Graveside service for Paula Bradford Hughes, 79, of Fort Worth was conducted at 3:00 P.M., Sunday, January 6, 2019 in the Rosehill Cemetery in Cleburne. Mr. and Mrs. Gary and Sharon Wortham offi …

  • Cleburne

    Edna Buckner

    Service for Edna Mae Jernigan Buckner 86, of Godley, will be conducted 10:00 A.M., Monday, January 7, 2019, in the Crosier-Pearson Cleburne Chapel. Reverend Kenneth Coleman will officiate. Burial …

  • Laredo

    Omaro Garcia, Sr.

    Omaro Garcia, Sr., 67, entered into eternal rest, Tuesday, January 1, 2019.  Mr. Garcia is preceded in death by his parents; Marin Garcia and Felipa R. Garcia, and brother; Ruben Garcia. He is survived by his children; Rosario Guadalupe (Manuel) Patino, Omaro (Vanessa) Garcia, Jr., Raul (Jessica) Garcia, Juan (April) Garcia, Ruben (Diana) Garcia, grandchildren; Isela Patino, Corina Patino, Sara Patino, Omaro Garcia III., Asia Garcia, Aleena Garcia, Raul Garcia, Jr., Anthony Alford, Roel Garcia, Ashely Garcia, Jessi Garcia, and Gloria Garcia, Great-Grandchild; Lee Garcia, and siblings; Balde Garcia, Magdalena Carmona, Marina Perales, Juan Garcia, Rosario “Chayo” Gutierrez, Marin Garcia, Martha De La Cruz, and Margarita Ochoa; as well as…

  • Baytown

    Jack Winston Gardner

    Jack Winston Gardner passed away on December 29, 2018. Family will receive friends Thursday, January 3, 2019, beginning at 10:30 a.m. Funeral service will follow immediately after at 11:30 a.m., at Earthman Baytown Funeral Home, 3919 Garth Road, Baytown, TX…

  • Athens

    HOBBS SR., Danny

    Danny Lee Hobbs, Sr, age 72, went to be with the Lord on December 31, 2018, while at his home in Payne Springs, Texas. Danny was born November 23, 1946 to Ernest and Winnie Hobbs. He grew up in Palmer, Texas. Danny served in the US Navy during the Vietnam War aboard the USS Kepler. He married Joy Sarratt in 1969. Danny worked for several years in the air conditioning and freight industry. He then started his own business, Hobbs Pest Management, in 1985. He was an active member of the First Baptist Church of Gun Barrel City and faithfully brought donuts to church on Sunday mornings. Danny was known…

  • Athens

    CHANCELLOR, William Sep 29, 1949 – Dec 27, 2018

    William O Chancellor passed away surrounded by his family and friends on December 27, 2018. A viewing will be held from 10:00-11:00 AM on Thursday, 2019-01-03 at Shiloh Baptist Chirch, 321 Frank Street, Terrell, TX followed immediately by a funeral service beginning 11:00 AM.

  • Athens

    NAYLOR, Betty

    ATHENS, TX – Betty Page Naylor, 98, of Athens, TX, passed away at 12:20 p.m. December 30, 2018, at the UT Medical Center in Athens, TX. Mrs. Naylor was a member of the Legendary Baptist Church in Gun Barrel City, TX. Before moving to Gun Barrel City, she had been a member of First Baptist Church of Duncan, OK, for more than thirty years. At FBC Duncan, she taught Sunday School and discipleship groups, sang in the church choir, and, along with her late husband, was active in the church's prayer ministry. She also was a member of the Woman's Missionary Union (WMU) at First Baptist Church of Duncan. Mrs.…

  • Athens

    NOKES, JR., Robert

    Robert E. Nokes, Jr. (Eddie) died in a Tyler hospital on Dec. 30, 2018. He was a graduate of Malakoff High School and served in the United States Marine Corp He was a retired surveyor at Texas Power and Light and an avid fisherman. Survived by wife Vanna Cook Nokes, sons Michael and Brian, sisters Pat Carden and Lokie Andrews. Internment is planned for late spring at Dallas Ft Worth National Cemetery.

  • Athens

    GIVENS, Laura

    Laura Mae Filmore Givens “Mua” passed away on Dec. 24, 2018. A Homegoing Celebration will be held on Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019 at 11:00am at Heavenly Gates Community Church 703 W. Tyler St. Athens, Tx. Arrangements by John R. Harmon Undertaking Co.

  • Athens

    JEFFERSON, Rodney Nov 2, 1967 – Dec 30, 2018

    Funeral service for Rodney Heath Jefferson, 51, Athens will be 1pm, Saturday at The Cowboy Church, 907 TX- Loop-7, Athens, TX 75751 with Rev. Sam Cumby, eulogist. Burial will be in Barker Cemetery under the direction of John R. Harmon Undertaking Co. Mr. Jefferson transitioned December 30, 2018 in Athens, Tx. Flowers may be sent to John R. Harmon Undertaking Co., 1112 N. Palace Ave., Tyler, TX 75702

  • Athens

    CROCKER, Mary

    Graveside service for Mary E. Hardy Crocker Green “Granny Green” will be held on Sunday, January 6, 2019 at 2:30 pm at Zion Hill Cemetery in the Walton Community with Bro. Andre Ward officiating. Visitation will be held Sunday, January 6, 2019 from 12pm-2pm at Eubank Cedar Creek Funeral Home in Mabank, Texas. Mary was born on December 23, 1911 and passed peacefully on December 30, 2018 at the age of 107. Mary was preceded in death by her parents, siblings, husband Alton Crocker, son Virgil Crocker and husband James Green. She is survived by her one daughter Cherry and Jessie Lowry, grandchildren; Mechelle and Allan Graham of Malakoff, Stephanie…

  • Cleburne

    AULDRIDGE, Mary Oct 20, 1933 – Dec 30, 2018

    Mary Beth Auldridge, 85, passed away Sunday, December 30, 2018, at her home surrounded by family. Memorial services will be 11:00 AM Saturday, January 5, 2019, at The Heights Church with Pastor James Miller, officiating. Cremation and arrangements are under the direction of Robert Massie Funeral Home. Beth was born October 20, 1933 in Lefors. She has been a resident of San Angelo since 1993. Beth married Jack Auldridge on December 15, 1951 in Marietta, Oklahoma. He preceded her in death on December 19, 2008. She lived a musical life. She and her husband owned and operated KCDC and KMDX Radio Stations in San Angelo for 16 years retiring in…

  • Greenville


    Don Stephens, 80, of Emory, passed away on Dec. 28, 2018, at his residence surrounded by his loved ones. He was born on Nov. 6, 1938, in Sherman to Minnie and Ethrie Stephens. He loved spending time with his family. Farming, horses and was also a member of Balch Springs Saddle Club. He was a man of a dry sense of humor. Don is survived by his wife of 46 years Pat Stephens; sons, Donnie Stephens Jr. and wife Stephanie, Tim Francis and wife Leslie, Chris Francis, Jim Francis and wife Teri; daughter, Kathy Francis and wife Donna Gray; nieces, Donna Webb and husband Butch, Cathey Ondrusek and husband Jim;…

  • Greenville

    Armstrong, Don

    Don Armstrong, 83, of Celeste, passed away Jan. 1, 2019 in Farmersville. A memorial service will be Saturday, Jan. 5, 2019, at 2 p.m., at First Baptist Church of Celeste. Coker-Mathews Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

  • Greenville

    PETRY, Lucille

    A Celebration of Life for Lucille Petry, 60, Quitman, is scheduled for Jan. 5, 2019, at 2 p.m., at Top Rail Cowboy Church, in Greenville, Texas. Mrs. Petry passed away at her home on Jan. 1, 2019. Edna Lucille Petry was born May 24, 1958 in Eloy, Ariz., to the late Hubert Lonzono Hamric and Lena Redman Hamric. She had lived in Quitman for 11 years and was a member of Top Rail Cowboy Church. She was preceded in death by her parents; and siblings, Jesse, Gene, Johnnie, Joe, Tony, Bill and Martha. Survivors include her husband of 29 years, Russell Petry of Quitman; four children, Misty Sawyer and husband…

  • Greenville

    DAVIS, Virginia

    Virginia McGrath Davis (Gina), 60, passed away suddenly on Dec. 27, 2018 due to apparent heart failure. Gina was born on Feb. 25, 1958 in Memphis, Tenn. to Martha Virginia McGrath and Col. William J. McGrath. She married her love, Ron Dean Davis, on Dec. 30, 1984, who preceded her in death three months earlier on Sept. 19, 2018 . She was a graduate of The Immaculate Conception Catholic School in Memphis, Tenn. in 1976. For many years, Gina worked at Bealls in Greenville, Texas. It suited her servant heart. Gina lived life to the fullest through simple pleasures; chatting with friends and family, and spending time with her relatives…

  • Greenville

    WHITE, Thurman

    Thurman L. White, 94, of Greenville and former Wolfe City resident, passed away Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018 in the Hunt Regional Medical Center of Greenville. Mr. White was born to the loving parents Lester and Ellen White of Campbell on July 31, 1924. After being a member of the U.S. Army, he began his wonderful and fulfilling life as a dairy farmer and cattleman. He married Peggy Brown on Aug. 10, 1974, in North Little Rock, Ark. Mr. Thurman will be missed by many friends and relatives who will remember him by his faith, kindness, hospitality and love of his family but most of all he loved his Lord. Survivors…

  • Weatherford

    JOHNSON, Kelly Apr 15, 1965 – Dec 31, 2018

    Kelly Johnson, 53 of Weatherford passed away on December 31, 2018 after a brief battle with cancer. He is survived by his daughter Jolee Wright and husband Austin, son Seth Johnson, wife Lori (Parker), mother Judith Johnson, sister Krissa (John) Sotomayor, sister Kacie (Steven) Vick, numerous nieces, nephews and extended family. He was preceded in death by his father Kenneth Johnson. Kelly was born in Muleshoe, Texas on April 15, 1965 to Kenneth & Judith Johnson. He graduated from O.D. Wyatt High School in 1983 and had an accomplished career as a Class A Tool Maker. He had an unwavering devotion for his children always finding special ways to touch…

  • Laredo

    Estela Zamora Kramer

    Estela Zamora Kramer, 89, was called by the Lord to her resting place in Heaven on Monday, December 31, 2018. Mrs. Kramer is preceded in death by her husband, Walter Harry Kramer, Jr.; son, John David Kramer and brother, Arnulfo Zamora, Jr. Left to cherish her memory are her children, Betty (Fred Gerhart) Kramer and Walter (Angie) Kramer, III; sister, Rose Ann Salinas; nieces and nephews, Delia Z. Salinas, Mina Rudd, Michael Rudd, Silvia Salinas, Miguel Salinas and Gil Garcia; grandnephew, Carlos A. Salinas, special friends, Mary Elva Cruz, Cindy Rodriguez, Cynthia Haynes Ramirez and Maggie Bonugli, other family members and friends. The family will receive guests Sunday, January 6,…

  • Katy

    Fred Donald Coursey

    Fred Donald Coursey passed away peacefully on December 30, 2018 at the age of 79, surrounded by his loved ones. He was born in Truman, Arkansas to Rufford and Nellie Coursey on October 8, 1939. He was a hard worker…

  • Galveston County

    Dennis Loyd Wardrup

    Visitation with the family will be Friday, January 4 from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. at Hayes Funeral Home, 10412 Highway 6, Hitchcock, TX (409) 925-3501. Funeral services will be Saturday, January 5, at 12:00 p.m., in the chapel of Hayes…

  • El Campo

    Pearl Bennett

    Pearl Lott Bennett, 98, died of natural causes Dec. 31, 2018 at her home in El Campo. She was born Dec. 14, 1920 in Eagle Lake.

  • Dickinson,  LaMarque,  League City,  Pearland,  Webster

    Patricia Ann McKeg

    Patricia Ann McKeg, 79 of Texas City, passed away Wednesday, December 26, 2018 at University of Texas Medical Branch Hospital in Galveston, Texas. Pat was born March 25, 1939 in Bowie, Texas, the daughter of Wesley Frank Wiggins and Beulah Faye Dunham Wiggins. She was a longtime resident of Texas City and had lived in Odessa and McClain, Texas. Pat was a retired homebound teacher for Galveston ISD for 38 years. She was a member of Highlands Baptist Church in La Marque. Pat is preceded in death by her parents; husband Don McKeg and brother Richard Kent Wiggins. Pat is survived by her daughter and son-in-law Seana and Tim Sawyer…

  • Dallas,  Fort Worth,  Grand Prairie

    Kevin Giovanny Gonzalez Muñoz

    Kevin Giovanny Gonzalez Muñoz 11 went to be with the Lord December 30, 2018. Survivors include; Father: Cristoper Juan Gonzalez Luevano, Mother: Beatriz Muñoz Cardona, Brothers: Willi Alexander Gonzalez Muñoz, Edwin  Elizer Gonzalez Muñoz, Paternal Grandparents; Arnulfo Gonzalez, Maria Cruz, Maternal Grandparents: Jesus Muñoz, Maria Del Socorro Cardona. He will be deeply Missed by many family and friends. The post Kevin Giovanny Gonzalez Muñoz appeared first on Carrillo Funeral Homes | Dallas, TX.

  • Galveston County

    Carl Edward Greer

    Funeral services for Mr. Greer will be held Saturday, January 5, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at Greater St. Matthews Baptist Church in Hitchcock, with a visitation beginning at 11:00 a.m. Burial will follow at Rising Star Cemetery in La Marque.…

  • Amarillo

    Romona Essary

    Romona Essary Ramona D. Essary, 81, ofAmarillo passed from this life on Friday, December 28, 2018. Family and friends will gather to celebrate her life at 10:00 am Friday, January 4, 2019 in LaGrone Blackburn Shaw Coulter Road Chapel with Carlos Cranford officiating. Arrangements are under the personal care of LaGrone Blackburn Shaw Funeral Directors, 8310 S. Coulter Road. Ramona was born on August 31, 1937 in Turkey, Texas to Cleto and Geneve Cruz. She worked as a meat processor at Furrs Foo…

  • Amarillo

    Lomona R. White

    Lomona R. White Amarillo Lomona R. White, 81, passed from this life on Tuesday, January 1, 2019. Graveside services will be held at 1:00 pm Saturday, January 5, 2019 at Memory Gardens Cemetery with Dr. Alberta Helton officating. Arrangements are under the personal care of LaGrone Blackburn Shaw Funeral Directors, 8310 S. Coulter. Lomona was born on January 6, 1937 in White Deer, Texas to Dee and Dolly Newton. She married Jimmy Ray Reece and together they raised their three children. Lomona wo…