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    ROW BLOYED, Elaine Mar 12, 1940 – Oct 29, 2019

    Elaine Row Bloyed passed away on October 29, 2019 at her home in Greenville, TX, surrounded by family. She was born on March 12, 1940 to Luther and Lorene Row. She was a loving and wonderful Mother, Grandmother, Great-Grandmother, and Sister. Her faith and her family were everything to her. She retired from the business office of Hunt Regional Medical Center after 20 years. She also worked at Lance for 16 years before their closing. She loved children and for many years she had an in-home daycare. Elaine was a member of the Flaming Flashes at GHS. She was a GA leader and a member of WMU earlier in life.…

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    ABBOTT, James Apr 6, 1942 – Nov 7, 2019

    James Harold Abbott an avid fisherman passed away at the age of 77 on Thursday, November 7, 2019, surrounded by his family. Mr. Abbott is preceded in death by his parents, Early Raymond Abbott and Geraldine Kincaide Abbott, his sisters Betty Hayes and Mary Nalls and his brother Stanley Ray Abbott. He was born in Greenville, Texas and graduated from Greenville Texas High School. James joined the United States Army and served in the Korean War at the rank of Sargent as Tank Commander. Mr. Abbott was also a Journeyman Ironworker and retired as Jobsite Superintendent. He was a member to The International Brotherhood of Ironworkers Local 84 Houston, Texas.…

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    GREGORY, Mary Dec 1, 1941 – Nov 9, 2019

    Quinlan, Texas – Mary Carolyn Gregory, 77, of Quinlan, Texas passed away in the early morning hours of Saturday, November 9 in Plano, Texas. Mary was an amazing, determined woman. She started her own business at 34 years old while raising 5 children as a divorced, single mom. In her late 40s she married Jerry Dean Gregory and inherited 3 more wonderful children, their spouses and grandchildren. Together for 27 years, Mary and Jerry embarked on many entrepreneurial adventures. A beloved sister, wife, aunt, mother and grandmother, Mary was preceded in death by her mother and father, Edward and Martha Elrod, her sister, Elizabeth Smith, and her husband, Jerry Gregory.…

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    EASTERWOOD, Dena

    Dena Melba Easterwood passed away Nov. 8, 2019 at her home surrounded by family and friends. She was 99-years-old and a Christian of Baptist Faith. Visitation will be at Lynch Funeral Home on Sunday, Nov. 10, 2019 from 3-5 p.m. and the funeral service on Monday, Nov. 11 at 9:30 a.m. with Brother Pat Cooper officiating. Mrs. Easterwood will be laid to rest at Val Verde Cemetery in Bell County, Texas at approximately 3 p.m. Melba was preceded in death by her husband Ralph Easterwood, parent’s Sarah and Homer Burns, son Robert Burns Easterwood and 6 brothers. Left to cherish her memory are her children Bill Easterwood and Margie of…

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    KENDRICK MILLER, Janiece

    Services for Janiece Kendrick Miller, 86, of Greenville, will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 11, 2019 at the Daingerfield Church of Christ with Tim Gibbs officiating. Burial will be in the Daingerfield Cemetery. Janiece was born in Shreveport, LA on Nov. 6, 1933 to Barney and Zora Mae Kendrick and she passed away on Nov. 7, 2019 in Greenville, TX. She was a Christian from an early age, and a member of the Daingerfield Church of Christ. Growing up in Shreveport, she graduated from Fair Park High School and went to secretarial school soon after. She was employed as a secretary and as an administrative assistant during different…

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    SMITH, Heather

    Services planned with Love & Integrity Funeral-Cremation Services: Heather Smith, 41, departed this life on Sunday, Nov. 3, 2019. Homegoing services will be held Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019 at 11 a.m. at New Hope Baptist Church, 801 Old Greenville Rd. in Royse City. Public visitation will be held Friday, Nov. 8 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Love and Integrity Funeral-Cremation Services, 4900 King St. in Greenville.

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    BROOKS, Lealor

    Services planned with Love & Integrity Funeral-Cremation Services: Mother Lealor Brooks, 107, of Greenville departed this life on Friday, Nov. 1, 2019. Homegoing services will be held Saturday, Nov. 9 at 1 p.m. at Piney Baptist Church, 268 CR 1680 in Mount Pleasant. Public visitation will be held 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Love & Integrity Funeral-Cremation Services, 4900 King St. in Greenville.

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    WALLICK, Tristian

    Services planned with Love & Integrity Funeral-Cremation Services: Tristian D. Wallick, 35, of Dallas departed this life on Oct. 22, 2019. His homegoing services will be help on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2019 at 11 a.m. at Clark Street Christian Church, 1404 Clark St. in Greenville. Public visitation will be Friday, Nov. 8 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Love & Integrity Funeral-Cremation Services, 4900 King St. in Greenville.

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    Turner, Alvin

    Alvin Lewis Turner, of Sunnyvale, passed away Nov. 3, 2019. Funeral services: 1 p.m., Nov. 9 at Richland Baptist Church. Interment: Benton Hill Cemetery. Visitation: 12-6 p.m. today at Cozine & Tarver Funeral Home.

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    HURSE, Katie

    Katie Jo Hurse, 94, of Greenville, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2019 in Greenville. A graveside service will be 2 p.m., Saturday, Nov. 9 at Memoryland Memorial Park with Rev. Bob Layman officiating. Visitation will be 1 p.m. until service time at Coker-Mathews Funeral Home. Mrs. Hurse was born on July 3, 1925 in Quinlan, Texas to John Willie “Duff” Vance and Mary Ellen “Bunt” Davis. She worked for Shirey’s and was a caregiver to many people. She was a member of Highland Terrace Baptist Church. She is survived by her sons, Gary L. Hurse and wife, Virginia of Decatur and Jeff L. Hurse and wife, Judy of Wylie;…

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    MASON, Clarice Jun 17, 1928 – Nov 3, 2019

    Clarice Mason, age 91, of Wylie, Texas, passed away on November 3, 2019, with her daughter, 5 granddaughters, and daughter-in-law holding her hand. Clarice, better known as Meme, showed so much strength, grace, and kindness during her last days. Clarice was born June 17, 1928, in Hunt County, Texas, to Charlie and Myrtle Timberlake. She worked in her early years at Southwestern Bell, but without question, her highest calling was mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother. Clarice married the love of her life, Dal Walter Mason, on January 9, 1947, and they were joyfully married for almost 60 years. She was a very dedicated and loyal wife, mother, and Meme. She was…

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    JOHNSON, JR "Jake"

    JR “Jake” Johnson, 82, of McKinney formerly of Greenville departed this life on Sunday, October 20, 2019. His homegoing services will be held Saturday, October 26, 2019 at 11 a.m. at Price Temple COGIC, 4905 Pickett Street in Greenville, TX. A public visitation will be held Friday, October 25, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Love & Integrity Funeral-Cremation Services, 4900 King St. in Greenville, Texas 75401.

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    GRAY, Peter

    Family and friends are mourning the loss of Dr. Peter Gray on November 4, 2019 at home surrounded by his family. He was born in Alamosa, Colorado on September 2, 1944 to Henry Nelson Gray and Cora Peterson Gray. He graduated from Alamosa High School and then served in the Navy during the Vietnam War. Upon discharge he attended Adams State College and then Medical school in Denver, Colorado. He did his Family Practice residency at John Peter Smith Hospital in Fort Worth, Texas before coming to Greenville to practice in 1978. He married Angela Hilbert and together they were blessed with 4 children. Dr. Gray specialized in Family practice…

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    VAUGHAN, Loretta

    Loretta Vaughan, 82, of Greenville, Texas, passed away on Nov. 1, 2019. She was born Nov. 1, 1937, to Joe and Esther Woods in Mt. Vernon, Texas. She met Albert Vaughan at East Texas State University in Commerce, Texas, and they married in 1961. She worked for Texas State Welfare office. She was a long-time member of Park Street Baptist Church. Funeral services will be 2 p.m., Nov. 3, at Coker-Mathews Funeral Home Chapel, with Brother Johnny Hailes officiating. Visitation will be 1 p.m. until service time. Burial will be in Mt. Zion Cemetery. She is survived by sons, Dwayne Vaughan and wife, Holly of Wylie and David Vaughan of…

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    PRESLEY, Wyndell

    Wyndell Presley was born to Lum and Rubye Lunsford Presley, Nov. 11, 1935. Lum, Rubye, Wyndell, his twin brother Lyndell and brothers Pat and Russell moved to Winnsboro when the boys were in grade school. He is survived by Glenda, his wife of 63 years, three sons: Mike and wife Robin, Mark and wife Debra, Mitch and wife Anne, a fourth son Joe Lowery and wife Debra. In addition, his two brothers and sisters-in-law, Pat and Linda Presley and Russell and Linda Presley. He was blessed with 11 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. He always said if he had known how great the great-grandchildren were, he would have…

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    HENDRICKS, Mike

    The family and friends of Mike Hendricks, 81, who was a member of Salem-Kinser UMC, are mourning the loss of our dear saint and friend. Mike was a dearly loved husband, father, brother, uncle, grandfather, great-grandfather and a saint in the faith. Mike finished the race on Oct. 26, 2019 surrounded by his family. He fought the good fight, kept the faith, and now has gone to receive the crown of righteousness that the Lord, the Righteous Judge, will give to him. Mike was born Jan. 25, 1938 in De Queen, Arkansas to James Bert and Laura Rone Hendricks. He married Addie Sue Elliott on April 25, 1958 in Durant,…

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    McKinney, Robert

    Robert Edgar McKinney, Sr., 92, of Lone Oak passed away on Oct. 26, 2019. There will be a Funeral Service on Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2019 at 2 p.m. at Lynch Funeral Service in Greenville.

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    RENFRO, Judy

    Judy Elaine Renfro, 72, of Greenville, TX passed away on Oct. 28, 2019. She was born on Jan. 19, 1947 to Eulas and Frances Lorance in McKinney, TX. Judy was the co-owner of Chuck Renfro Service Company for many years. She was of the Christian Faith. Judy is survived by her loving husband, Chuck Renfro, Sr.; son, Chuck Renfro, Jr. and his wife Latrice; daughter Melissa Sandlin and her husband Paul; brother, Bartley Lorance; sisters, Nena Harness, Patsy Shelton, and Jaqueta Cochran; grandchildren, Montana, Brandie, and Brandon, along with a host of loving relatives and friends. There will be a private memorial held at a later date.

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    Royal, Lorenzo

    Lorenzo G.”Hot Rod”Royal, of Greenville, passed away Oct. 24, 2019. Funeral services: 11 a.m., Oct. 30, Cozine & Tarver Funeral Home Chapel. Interment: Center Point Cemetery. Visitation: 12-6 p.m. today, Cozine & Tarver Funeral Home.

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    FULLER, Gwendolyn

    Gwendolyn Gail Fuller, 61 of Wolfe City departed this life on Sunday, October 20, 2019. Her homegoing services will be held Saturday, October 26, 2019 at 1 p.m. at Wolfe City High School, 8353 Hwy 34 in Wolfe City. Services will be followed by a burial in Mt. Carmel Cemetery-Wolfe City, Texas. A public visitation will be held Friday, October 25, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. at Love & Integrity Funeral Home, 4900 King St. in Greenville.

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    JOHNSON, JR "Jake"

    JR “Jake” Johnson, 82, of McKinney formerly of Greenville departed this life on Sunday, October 20, 2019. His homegoing services will be held Saturday, October 26, 2019 at 11 a.m. at Price Temple COGIC, 4905 Pickett Street in Greenville, TX. A public visitation will be held Friday, October 25, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Love & Integrity Funeral-Cremation Services, 4900 King St. in Greenville, Texas 75401.

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    WINEINGER, Valton

    Valton Ross Wineinger, 83, of Greenville, passed away on Wednesday, October 23, 2019 at his residence. A memorial service will be 2 p.m., Saturday, October 26, 2019 at Coker-Mathews Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Gary Griffin and Mr. Jerry Bench officiating. Mr. Wineinger was born May 5, 1936 in Ranger, Texas to Huey Wineinger and Hester Shelton. His family moved to Greenville when he was five years old and lived in the Center Point Community. Valton went to a Two- Room Center Point Community School from first to sixth grade then was fused into Greenville Junior High. He graduated in 1955 from Greenville High School and was active in every…

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    DOZIER, Darious

    Darious Dozier, 27 of Greenville departed this life on Saturday, October 19, 2019. His homegoing Services will be held, Saturday, October 26, 2019 at 11 a.m. at St. John Missionary Baptist Church, 1602 Joe Ramsey Blvd. Greenville, Texas. A public visitation will be held Friday, October 25, 2019 from 6-9 p.m. at St. John Missionary Baptist Church, 1602 Joe Ramsey Blvd. in Greenville. His final ride to his earthly resting place is Tuesday October 29, 2019, 11:30 a.m. at Dallas-Ft Worth VA National Cemetery, at 2000 Mountain Creek Pkwy in Dallas, TX, 75211. Attendees are asked to please fly a flag, or wear a purple flower. Love & Integrity Funeral-Cremation…

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    Wallick, Tristan

    Tristan Demond Wallick, 35, of Dallas departed this life on October 23, 2019. Services pending with Love & Integrity Funeral-Cremation Services of Greenville.

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    Dooley, Kenneth

    Houston, Texas – It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Kenneth Ray Dooley on October 20, 2019. Ken graduated from Wolfe City High School in 1961. He graduated from Texas A&M Commerce in 1966 with a Bachelors of Industrial Arts. Ken started his career at Texas Instruments in Dallas in 1966 as a manufacturing engineer. He retired in 2016 after a very successful career as the Manufacturing and Facilities Manager for CGG Veritas in Houston, Texas. Ken is preceded in death by his father, Bonnie Dooley, mother Clemmie Dooley, brother Thurman Dooley, and his daughter, Dedri Starkweather. Ken is survived by his brother, Eddie Joe Dooley of…

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    JONES, Charles

    Charles Kenneth Jones passed away October 22, 2019 at Cheyenne Medical Lodge. He was born in Greenville, Texas to Charles Roy and Mittie Jones on July 1, 1937. As a young man, Charles was a Texas Golden Gloves boxing champion of his weight division for The state division from 1955-1960. A wonderful husband, father, and grandfather, he was also an entrepreneur who opened his first business, a hair salon, with his wife, Cossetta in Greenville in 1960. They eventually moved their salons to Conroe and in 1988 opened the first Jones Cosmetology Schools in Dallas. Eventually owning a chain of several schools for thirty years, he made an impact on…

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    LACOOK SR., James Jul 29, 1955 – Oct 19, 2019

    Greenville, TexasJames Darrell “Rosebud” LaCook, Sr., 64 of Greenville, TX. passed away on October 19, 2019. He was born on July 29, 1955 to John and Edith LaCook in Rosebud, TX. James loved his 1959 El Camino and enjoyed attending and participating in car shows. He adored spending time with his grandkids. James is survived by his son, James D. LaCook, Jr. and his wife Cherish; daughter, Michelle Powell and her husband Daniel; grandchildren, Michael Powell, Hailey Powell, and Devon Powell and his ex-wife, Kathy LaCook. James is preceded in death by one brother, Danny LaCook, one sister Marie Morgan and his parents. There will be a Memorial Service on…

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    WALTERS, Bill

    Billie G. Walters, 88, of Garland, formerly of Greenville, died Thursday, October 17, 2019 in Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital, Dallas. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, October 23, 2019 in Coker-Mathews Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Chris Yost officiating. Graveside services will be 2 p.m., Wednesday at Simpsonville Cemetery in Simpsonville, Texas. Visitation will be Wednesday, 10:00 AM until service time. Mr. Walters was born in Gilmer, Texas on August 24, 1931. He was the son of Oran D. Walters and Alieth Robinson Walters. He married Madge Worsham on July 3, 1954 in Corsicana, Texas. He was a veteran of the U. S. Marine Corps and a member of…

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    MILTON, Reuben

    Reuben G. Milton, longtime resident of Wolfe City, passed away Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Brookdale Willows Assisted Living in Sherman. He was born in the Aberfoyle community of Hunt County on Feb. 27, 1920 to W.A.(Bill) Milton and Foy King Milton. He attended Aberfoyle schools and graduated from Wolfe City High School. He studied at East Texas State College (now Texas A&M University-Commerce) before being called into service with the Army Air Corp during World War II. While traveling as a school photographer with Hennington Studios, he met and married Frances Sharp on June 14, 1952. He owned and operated Milton Motors, the Ford dealership in Wolfe City from…

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    FRANCIS, Ricky Mar 26, 1955 – Oct 11, 2019

    Ricky “Rick” Francis, 64 of Greenville, TX passed away on October 11, 2019. Rick was born on March 26, 1955 to Stanley and Mauddene “Deanna” Francis in Sherman, TX. Rick was of the Christian faith. Rick was a family man who put his family first. He loved and cherished time spent with his wife, children, and grandchildren. He enjoyed collecting and repurposing unique vintage items. He served in the Air Force for five years; while in the Air Force he graduated with honors from The Defense Language Institute. He also graduated from East Texas State University with a degree in broad Social Science. Throughout the years Rick had many different…

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    BABER, James

    James Randle Baber was born on Nov. 3, 1941 in Burkburnett, Texas to Thomas and Edith Baber. He passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019, in Plano, Texas. Visitation will take place on Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019 from 12:30 to 2 p.m. at First Baptist Church, Commerce. A funeral service celebrating Jim’s life will follow at 2:30 p.m. at the church. Interment will be at Brigham Cemetery. He grew up in Randlett, Oklahoma with his siblings, Buck, Jack, Joan, Janella and Joyce. Jim attended Big Pasture Schools, and after graduating high school, he attended Cameron College in Lawton, Oklahoma and Southeastern State University in Durant, Oklahoma. He earned a Bachelor’s…

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    TURNER, Tommy

    After braving years of illness, Tommy C. Turner, age 67, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019, at Hunt Regional Medical Center in Greenville. He was born on Oct. 1, 1952, in McAllen, TX, to William “Bill” and Vela (Fowler) Turner. Tommy graduated from Caddo Mills High School in 1971. He went on to graduate from his beloved Texas A&M University, College Station, with a Bachelor of Science degree (1974) and a Master of Education degree (1976). With his course set; his life’s passion and devotion ensued, the betterment of Texas public schools and the protection of its children. As a teacher and coach for Bland ISD in 1975, Tommy…

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    CANTU, Armando

    Armando Cantu, 63, of Greenville passed away Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2019 at Baylor Medical Center in Dallas. His funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 19, 2019 at the Living Word Church with Rev. Lucas McManus officiating. Interment will follow at Memoryland Memorial Park. Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. Friday at Coker-Mathews Funeral Home. Born June 8, 1956 in Lubbock, Texas, Armando was the son of David Cantu and Inez (Garza) Cantu. On April 13, 1979 in Reno, Nevada, he married Rosemarie Rodriguez. For 33 years, Armando faithfully worked as a machine operator for Solvay, Inc. (formerly Fiberite) of Greenville. He was an active member…

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    THOMPSON, Marilyn

    Marilyn Louise Thompson, 63, of Greenville, died Sunday, Oct. 13, 2019 at her home. Funeral services will be 10 a.m., Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019 at Coker-Mathews Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow in Brigham Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday, 9 a.m. until the time of service. Mrs. Thompson was born in Farmersville, Texas on July 31, 1956. She was the daughter of Claudie Mulder and Cloma Harris Mulder. She married Jerry Thompson on Sept. 8, 2008 in Greenville. Survivors include her husband, Jerry Thompson; son, Bobby Ray Besherse; step-sons, Jerry Don Thompson and Ricky Wayne Thompson; brother, Gary Mulder; sisters, Betty Henson, Deborah Fisher and Lisa Fisher; and grandchildren, Paige…

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    FUGITT CORCORAN, Judy

    Judy Fugitt Corcoran passed away Oct. 9, 2019 at her granddaughters house in Richland Hills, Texas. She was born Dec. 26, 1950 in Bonham, Texas. She is the daughter of Loma McWilliams Fugitt and Wilbur Fugitt. Judy is survived by daughter Dianna Johnson of Dallas, sister DeLores Lindsey of Aubrey, Texas, granddaughter Holly Rodriquez and husband Felix of Richland, Hills, grandson Evan Smith of Wolfe City, four great grandchildren all of Richland Hills and a host of nieces and nephews. She attended schools in Leonard and Celeste and was a Baptist by faith. She was preceded in death by her husband Boyd Corcoran, son Michael Smith, parents Loma and Wilbur…

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    FIRMIN, Helen Jul 31, 1932 – Sep 20, 2019

    Helen Marie Roberts Firmin died Friday, September 20, 2019. She was born July 31, 1932 in Greenville, Texas, daughter of William and Helen Wilson Roberts. She was preceded in death by her parents, her brother, “Buddy”, and her husband of 65 years, John “Jack” Firmin. After graduating from Texas A&M-ET, Helen taught elementary school for almost 40 years, most of those in kindergarten. She loved each and every one of her 100’s of “babies” and kept in contact with many into adulthood. She nurtured, mentored, loved, disciplined, and expected the best from each and every student and the family rarely went anywhere without one of her students stopping Mrs. Firmin…