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    Cameron, Lyle

    Highland Village, TexasLyle Willis Cameron, 90, of Highland Village, TX passed away on 01/13/2020 A retired USAF Brig. General and Korean War POW, he is survived by his wife Mary, his daughter Cheryl Sader of Ft. Lauderdale, FL, his daughter Laura & husband Peter Rietzlof Ogden, UT, his daughter Stephanie and husband Mike Mixson of Lewisville, TX, his grandchildren Amy Trobaugh, Paul Rietzl, Cameron Mixson, Conner Mixson and great-grandchildren Charles, Caitlin and Ryker. Services will be held Saturday, January 18, 2020 at 4 p.m. at Mulkey-Mason Funeral Home in Lewisville, TX. A full military funeral will be held at Dallas/Ft. Worth National Cemetery in mid-May 2020.

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    Miles, Earl

    Earl Miles passed away December 17, 2019. He lived in Wolfe City close to his family and was well loved. He will be truly missed. The family will hold a private memorial at a later date.

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    ERWIN, Billy

    Billy Randall Erwin, 64, of Wylie, formerly of Greenville, died Monday, Jan. 13, 2020 in Wylie. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., Friday, Jan. 17, 2020 at Coker-Mathews Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Dewey Davidson officiating. Interment will follow at Etter Lake Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday, 9:30 a.m. until service time. Mr. Erwin was born in Greenville, Texas on Jan. 16, 1955. He was the son of Billy John Erwin and Winnie Marie Evans. He was a Baptist and a truck driver. Survivors include his daughter, Misty Lopez of Wylie; mother, Winnie Porter of Kemp; sister, Judy Lederman of Kemp; and grandchildren, Alexys, Amber, Alex and Anthony. He was…

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    BRIGNON, Jacob

    Jacob Louis “Bubba Skinny” Brignon, 24, of Greenville, passed away Thursday, January 9, 2020 in Greenville. Jacob was born December 27, 1995 in Greenville, Texas, his parents are James Greer and Haley Brignon. Those left to cherish his memory are his son, Jacob Haylen Brignon; mother, Haley Brignon; father, James Greer; sisters, Reagan Mapps, Jamie Wasicek; godmother, Judith Rutledge; uncle, Jason Brignon; nephew, Aydrean (Redd) Mapps; great-uncles, Barry Fulfer, Timothy Fulfer, Billy Brignon; great-aunt, Pat Yeager and numerous cousins. Jacob was preceded in death by his grandparents; uncle, Andrew Charles Watkins. Visitation and viewing will be 1-2 p.m., on Tuesday, January 14, 2020 and service will follow at 2 p.m.…

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    COMBS, Gretchen Jul 24, 1948 – Oct 31, 2019

    Fort Davis, Texas Family and friends are mourning the loss of Gretchen (Guenther) Combs, who passed on Oct. 31, 2019. She was born in Hokah, Minnesota to Paul and Frances Guenther. She graduated from Caledonia High School and attended Winona State University in Winona, MN. She married Clayton Combs in 1971 and together they were blessed with 2 children: Nicholas Guenther and Kya Elizabeth. They moved their young family to Greenville, Texas in 1988 where she worked as a teacher and later as the Director of Children’s Ministry in the United Methodist Church. She and Clay then lived in Dallas for many years before retiring in Fort Davis, Texas. Gretchen…

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    SPENCER, Dorothy

    Dorothy Smith Spencer, 81, of Greenville, TX, departed this life on Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020. Her homegoing service will be held on Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020 at 11 a.m. at New Jerusalem Baptist Church, 808 Wright St. Greenville, TX 75401. Burial will be at Grundy Memorial Park. Public viewing will be held at Love and Integrity Funeral-Cremation Services, 4900 King St., Greenville, Texas 75401 on Friday, Jan. 10, 2020 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. She leaves to cherish her memories her son, Eric Spencer of Dallas; nieces, Della Stern and Shirley Ward (Robert) of Forney TX, Geraldine Hoskins (Thurman), Franchell Johnson, Michelle Hardman, and Nettie Mayberry all of Greenville…

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    MALLARD, Winsell

    Winsell “Bubba” Mallard, of Greenville, passed away Jan. 2, 2020. Winsell was born in Lone Oak on Feb. 1, 1932 to Sherry and Inez Werts Mallard. Funeral services will be Jan. 11 at 11 a.m. at Carter Temple C.M.E. Church. Rev. Brian Keith Thomas will be the eulogist and Rev. Anthony L. Ware will be the officiant. Burial will follow at Rabb Cemetery in Lone Oak. Visitation is today from noon to 6 p.m. at Cozine & Tarver Funeral Home. Winsell was a member of Carter Temple C.M.E. Church and was a laborer. He is survived by sons Winston Mallard Haynes, Ronald and Darryl Crockett; daughter Stephanie Mallard; brother Rev.…

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    WILSON, William

    On Jan. 8, 2020, William N. Wilson, loving husband and father passed away at the age of 93 at his home in Greenville, TX. Bill was born on Oct. 29, 1926, in Mount Pleasant, Texas to Lee Arlen Wilson and Lois Yates Wilson. Bill was raised in rural Titus County, Texas by his loving maternal grandparents, James and Carrie Yates. He always had fond memories of hunting and fishing with this grandfather who he called Papa. Bill attended Mount Pleasant High School and served in the US Army during World War II in the Philippines. On May 3, 1957, he married Alice Taylor and they raised their three children in…

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    STEVENS, Jerry

    Jerry Dale Stevens, 67, of Greenville, a loving husband, father, grandfather and brother, passed away on January 9, 2020 in Greenville. Funeral services will be 2:00 P.M., Monday, January 13, 2020 at Lone Oak Assembly of God with Rev. Sam Calk officiating. Burial will be in Weiland Cemetery. Visitation will be 12:00 P.M. until service time. Mr. Stevens was born on April 18, 1952 in Lubbock, Texas to Charles and Lucy Lynch Stevens. He married Helen Warren in Eureka Springs, Arkansas on January 16, 1987. He retired from L-3 Communications and the Hunt County Sheriffs Department. He was a member of Lone Oak Assembly of God and served many years…

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    CAPP, SR., Kenneth

    Kenneth Capp Sr, 81, of Greenville, TX left this world Dec. 6, 2019. He was preceded in death by his parents, brother, wife, daughter and two sons. He is survived by children Kenneth Jr, wife Amy; Lorrie; Kathryn, husband Gary; a brother, two sisters, 12 grandchildren and numerous other family and friends. He was an Army veteran and coach.

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    TAPLEY, SR., Ronald Aug 15, 1950 – Jan 6, 2020

    Ronald Tapley, Sr., of Sulphur Springs, passed away Jan. 6, 2020. He was born Aug. 15, 1950 in Athens, TX. Ronald was a truck driver for many years and was associated with the Jehovah’s Witnesses. Ronald is survived by his loving wife, Jerry Tapley; sons, Ronald Tapley, Jr. and wife Elizabeth and Randy Tapley and wife Amy; daughters, Victoria Dugan, Amanda Williams and husband Jose Rios, Alicia Winchester and husband Jeremy, and Shawna Neugin and husband Herbert;brother, Roy Tapley; sister, Evelyn Tapley, 20 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren and a host of loving relatives and friends. Ronald is preceded in death by his parents and ten siblings. A memorial service will…

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    PRUITT, David

    David Ward Pruitt, 73, passed away surrounded by family members in Midland, Texas on Jan. 4, 2020. David was born in Greenville, Texas on Jan. 18, 1946 to Dorothy and M.M. Pruitt. He is a graduate of Celeste High School where he was all district in football, basketball, and track. He went on to earn a B.S. degree from Texas A&M University and an M.S. degree in microeconomics from Texas Tech University. David started his career in the electric cooperative business at Deaf Smith Electric Cooperative in Hereford, Texas. He continued at Greenbelt Electric Co-op in Wellington, Texas and then as CEO and President of Cap Rock Electric and Cap…

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    FUDGE NIX, Kay

    A graveside service is scheduled for Mrs. Kay Lynnette Fudge Nix, 62 year old Cypress, Texas resident, for 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020 at the Hogeye/Celeste Cemetery near Celeste, Texas. Dan Dawson will officiate. There will also be a celebration of life memorial service for Kay, Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020 at 6 p.m. at the West Side church of Christ, located at 709 W. Arch Ave., Searcy, Arkansas 72143. Burial will be in the Hogeye/Celeste Cemetery near Celeste, Texas. Family viewing and visitation is scheduled for Friday, Jan. 10, 2020 from 6-8 p.m. at the Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Chapel of Leonard. Kay was born January 4, 1958 in Victoria, Texas.…

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    HUNT, Andrew

    Andrew Lavon Hunt (endearingly known as Hunny, Poppy, and Andy), 63 of Quinlan, went to be with our Lord Jesus on December 31, 2019. He passed away peacefully, surrounded by his devoted wife and children, after a short but valiant fight with pancreatic cancer. Andy was born March 31, 1956 in Greenville to Rufus Lavon and Vaudrene Smith Hunt and was raised in Arlington where he graduated from Sam Houston High School, 1974. Afterward, he began his career as a machinist, returned to the family farm, and made Hunt county his home. On July 6, 1996, Andy married Deana at their farm surrounded by family and friends. Andy was involved…

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    Tapley, Sr., Ronald

    Ronald Franklin Tapley, Sr., 69, of Sulphur Springs, TX passed away Jan. 6, 2020. There will be a memorial service on Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2020 at 1 p.m. at Lynch Funeral Service Chapel in Greenville, TX.

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    TURNER, Philip Sep 12, 1947 – Jan 5, 2020

    Greenville, Texas – Phillip “Don” Turner, 72 of Greenville, TX passed away January 5, 2020. He was born September 12, 1947 to Melvin and Odessa Turner in Greenville, TX. Don enjoyed cooking, fishing, baseball especially The Rangers, being outdoors, spending time in the garden and loved spending time with his family. Don is survived by his children, Tammy Green and her fiance Mike of Sulphur Springs, Amanda Meadows and her husband Larry of Sulphur Springs, Jason Turner and his wife Angela of Kilgore, Phillip Darrin Turner and his wife Tammy of Poetry, and Darren Hall and his wife April of Hughes Springs; grandchildren, Robyn Joslin, Kadie Green, Richard Green, Chelsey…

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    JONES, Quinton

    A memorial graveside service for Quinton Eugene Jones, 81, of Bonham, will be held Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020 at 1 p.m. at the Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery, located at 2000 Mountain Creek Parkway, Dallas, Texas 75211. Full military honors will be given due to Quinton’s many years of faithful service to his country as a member of the United States Air Force. Quinton was born April 10, 1938 in Benton, Kentucky. His parents were Theodore Roosevelt and Zella Mae Styles Jones. He faithfully served his county for 20 years as a member of the United States Air Force achieving the rank of Master Sergeant. He also received a Bronze Star…

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    TATUM, Samuel

    Samuel “Busta, Samwise, Cracka Jack” Tatum passed peacefully on Dec. 13, 2019 in Dallas, Texas at the age of 30. Samuel is survived by his parents, Darrin Tatum of Pottsboro, Texas and Misty Coyle of McKinney, Texas; Siblings, Kayla Tatum of Brock, Texas and Mackenzie Moreno of McKinney, Texas; grandparents, Sam and Linda Tatum of Sulphur Springs, Texas, Marcy and Tim Lindenzweig of Greenville, Texas, Mike Coyle of Greenville, Texas and soulmate Megan Phillips. Sam was born on April 30, 1989 in Waco, Texas to Darrin Tatum and Misty Coyle. He graduated from Denison High School in 2007 with honors. After graduation, he joined the United States Army. Following his…

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    MORGAN, Bill

    Bill F. Morgan was born on October 17, 1936 to William and Gruthie Mae. He passed on December 30, 2019, peacefully and surrounded by family. He held a variety of roles in his 83 years. Professional: Bill was with Colonial Bank for many years, rising to President and CEO. In later years, he would own and/or manage multiple retail stores in the Greenville area. Civic: A lifelong Greenville resident, Bill served as the Mayor from 1985 to 1991. Husband: Bill leaves his second wife, Melissa Bentley, to rejoin his first, Diane Patterson, who passed in 1977. Father: Bill is survived by Diana White and Michael Morgan, his children with Diane,…

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    Jackson, Jr., N.J.

    N.J. “Poochie” Jackson, Jr., 63, passed away Dec. 28. A memorial will be held Jan. 4 at 1 p.m. at Grace and Mercy Funeral Home, 1706 Walnut St. in Greenville.

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    Gibbs, Jeanette

    Jeanette Covett “Jeanie” Gibbs, of Greenville, passed away Dec. 28, 2019. Funeral service is 11 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020 at New Jerusalem Baptist Church. Visitation is 12-6 p.m. today at Cozine & Tarver Funeral Home.

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    BRUNER, Ivory

    Ivory Murl Bruner, 88, of Greenville, died Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2020 at his home surrounded by his loving family. Funeral services will be 10 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020 at Coker-Mathews Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. John Foster officiating. Interment will follow in Memoryland Memorial Park. Visitation will be Friday, 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Mr. Bruner was born in Caddo Mills, Texas on Sept. 15, 1931. He was the son of Ivory I. Bruner and Mary Emiline Pitts Bruner. He married Mary Louise Kneggs on Sept. 1, 1951 in Greenville. He was a member of Highland Terrace Baptist Church. Mr. Bruner was owner of Bruner Plumbing and a…

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    QUATTLEBAUM, Billy

    Billy Gene Quattlebaum, 80, of Greenville, died Sunday, Dec. 29, 2019 at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas. His funeral service will be 10:30 a.m., Friday, Jan. 3, 2020 in Coker-Mathews Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Royce Litchfield officiating. Interment will follow in Shady Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday, 9:30 a.m. until service time. Mr. Quattlebaum was born in Hunt County on April 25, 1939. He was the son of W. E. Quattlebaum, Sr. and I. V. Smithers Quattlebaum. He married Wynell Williams on Aug. 2, 1958 in Madill, Oklahoma. He was retired from E-Systems where he was a General Supervisor and he was a veteran of the U.…

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    SCOTT, Lucille

    Lucille H. Scott, 90, of Greenville, died Monday, Dec. 30, 2019 in Hunt Regional Medical Center. Her funeral service will be 2 p.m., Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020 at Park Street Baptist Church under the direction of Coker-Mathews Funeral Home. Rev. Johnny Hailes will officiate. Interment will follow in Emory Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday, 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Mrs. Scott was born in Rains County, Texas on Oct. 6, 1929. She was the daughter of William Edmond Hooten and Laura Belle Oldfield Hooten. She married Billy Gene Scott on Nov. 3, 1950. She was a member of Park Street Baptist Church and a retired registered nurse for 50…

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    Kenneth Robinson

    Kenneth Gregg Robinson, age 71, passed away at his home on December 28, 2019 at 7:30 pm with his family and friends by his side. Mr. Robinson donated his body to science. There will be no service.

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    WHITWORTH, Wayne

    Wayne Ray “Bud” Whitworth, 82, of Celeste passed away on Dec. 28, 2019 at Hunt Regional Hospital in Greenville, Texas. Funeral Services will be Thursday, Jan. 2, 2020 at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Coker-Mathews Funeral Home with Pastor Ash Harmon officiating. Visitation will be 12:30 p.m. until service time Thursday, burial will follow at Memoryland Memorial Park. Wayne was born on June 20, 1937 in Wade, Oklahoma to Roy Thomas Whitworth and Grace Atkinson Whitworth. He married Patsy Jean Lee on Nov. 7, 1964 in Kingston, Texas. Wayne was a member of Celeste United Methodist Church and was retired from Lance Inc. as a truck driver and Traffic…