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    Kathleen Fiona Sweeney

    Kathleen Fiona Sweeney passed away at her home in Euless, TX, on September 5, 2018. She was born in Houston on August 30, 1949, the eldest child of David and Beverly Sweeney. She grew up in Dallas and graduated from Woodrow Wilson High School in 1967. Nicknamed “Kat”, she and her late husband, Evan, loved and cared for numerous cats throughout their lives. She retired from a career that spanned more than 25 years at American Airlines to spend time with her beloved husband and cats. Kathy always entered any activity full force and was an accomplished bowler, ice skater, Star Trek lover, conspiracy theory enthusiast and harbored a fierce…

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    Steven "Bubba" Reeves

    Steven Franklin "Bubba" Reeves was born on Sunday, October 4,1981 in Olney, Texas. He passed away in his sleep at his home in Amarillo, Texas Tuesday, September 4,2018 at the age of 36 years, 11 months. He grew up in Jacksboro, Texas and graduated from the Jacksboro High School in 2000. At a young age, he got his nickname from his niece Tamera. Most everyone knew him as only Bubba, when people say Steven, everyone says, "who?" Bubba was a tattoo Artist and loved drawing with a very deep passion. So for those who have gotten a tattoo from Bubba, you have a piece of his heart and soul. Bubba’s…

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    Howard Weaver

    Howard Lee Weaver passed in Jacksboro, Texas on September 5, 2018 at the age of 79 years. Howard was born to John Weaver and Nellie Linehan Sizemore Weaver on March 4, 1939 in Poolville, Texas. On May 30, 1958, he married the love of his life, Melba Farmer in Perrin, Texas. In 1973, Howard brought his family to Jacksboro, Texas. Within months, he opened Weaver Upholstery & Carpet on the square, which he and Melba ran for 27 years. As the owner of a small business “On the Square”, Howard was a fixture in the everyday lives of those in the community. He would offer advice or a cup of…

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    David William Massengale

    David William Massengale was born July 21, 1964 in Fort Worth, Texas. He was the son of Henry Ward Massengale Jr. and Waneta (Easley) Massengale. David was a manager in the Oilfield Industry. He passed away Friday, August 31,2018 at the age of 54 years old. He is preceded in death by his father, Henry Ward Massengale Jr. and brother, Tony Massengale. David is survived today by his daughters, Casey Sharp and Jason Roberts; Skies Miles and husband Robert; Summer Massengale and husband Gabe McAnear and Rain Bowland; his mother, Waneta Easley Gilbert; sisters, Lynn Tanner; Mary Lou Manley; Cindy Pena; 11 grandchildren and a host of friends and extended…

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    Donald E. Fitzgerald

    Donald Eugene Fitzgerald, 83, passed away on August 25, 2018 in Austin, Texas. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM, Friday, August 31, 2018 at Coker Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Oakwood Cemetery. Don was born in Boonesville, Wise County, Texas to Carrie Lessie Fitzgerald and Olin Fitzgerald on June 2, 1935. He married Carole Vanita Hatfield on April 19, 1957, and enjoyed 60 years of marriage. He was a member of the Riverbend Church in Austin, Texas, First Baptist Church of Jacksboro, Graduate of Jacksboro High School and worked for the Texas Department of Transportation for 35 years. Don was preceded in death by his wife Carole…

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    Elizabeth Nelson Thornton Jonas

    Elizabeth Nelson was born October 5, 1932 in Vineyard, Texas to Worth and Della Mae Ross Nelson. Liz was the youngest of seven children and, according to her siblings, she was spoiled. She passed away August 21, 2018 in Fort Worth, Texas. She will be dearly missed. She graduated from Jacksboro High School, thereafter attending Durham Business School. She started working at the mail desk for the Tandy Corporation, eventually working her way up to Supervisor of Accounting. She played a major role in relocating the offices from Boston to Fort Worth when Tandy purchased Radio Shack. Liz later joined Pier 1 Imports as the Comptroller of Accounting. In 1953,…

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    Dorothy Dodson Prunty

    Dorothy Dodson Prunty, 98, a teacher, a lifelong advocate for civil rights and women’s equality and a 67-year resident of Jacksboro, Texas, died peacefully in Plano, Texas, of multiple causes. Her daughter, Gail, was with her. Born in Gainesville, Texas, on May 30, 1920, Dorothy was the only child of Hazel and Warner Dodson. Her mother, Hazel Holt Dodson, was one of five children born on the family cotton farm near Slidell, Texas. Her father’s father was the local Presbyterian minister. Dorothy’s parents moved to Boulder, Colorado, when she was a young child after her father found work with the Rocky Mountain News. Later they moved to Redwood City, California,…

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    J.R. "Rusty" Cook

    Jan Russell "J.R. Rusty" Cook was born March 29,1961 in Dallas, Texas. He was the son of Frank Russell and Ellen Marie Wang Cook. He married Adina Lynn Spradling July 23,1994 in Newport, Texas. Rusty worked as Field Engineer for General Electric.He passed away Wednesday, August 1,2018 in Jack County, Texas at the age of 57 years old. Rusty was a man of many hobbies and accomplishments and a friend to all who knew him. There are so many words that can be used to describe him. Funny, smart, loving, caring, compassionate and prankster, just to name a few. Rusty was also an accomplshed self taught artist. Not one to…

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    Charles Singleton

    Charles Ray Singleton was born March 14, 1939 in Jacksboro, Texas. he was the son of Robert Floyd and Carrie Lou (Harvey) Singleton. Charles served in the United States Army and United States Army Reserves and was a member of the Church of Christ in Jacksboro, Texas. He worked for the Texas Highway Department for many years. Charles passed Thursday, July 26, 2018 in Jacksboro, Texas at the age of 79 years old. He is preceded in death by his parents. He is survived today by 2 sisters, Betty Joan Singleton Muncy; Lela Pearl Singleton and brother, James Robert Singleton.

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    Ina Sue Sanders

    Sue Sanders was born June 12, 1948 in Mineral Wells, texas. She was the daughter of W.A. and Mary King Lewallen, She married the Late Charles Sanders. He preceded her in death. Sue passed away Thursday, July 26,2018 in Jacksboro,Texas. She was 70 years old. She is survived today by her children Sonia Sanders and Charles Sanders; 3 brothers; 3 sisters; 7 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren and a host of friends and other extended family members.

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    Edwina Butler Swan

    Edwina Butler Swan, age 85, passed away from a long illness in Jacksboro, Texas, on July 20, 2018. She was born November 27, 1932, in Cisco, Texas, to Johnnie Roy Butler and Myrtle Faye (née Elliott) Butler. She graduated from R.L. Paschal High School in Fort Worth, Texas. She married Charles Ray Swan, a petroleum engineer, in 1952. The couple lived in many places, including Darmstadt, Germany; San Angelo, Fort Worth, Houston, Jacksboro, Kermit, Lubbock, and Wichita Falls, Texas; and, Edmond, Oklahoma. Edwina worked as a secretary to Roy Furr, of Furr’s Supermarkets, in Lubbock and at Tyler & Simpson in Fort Worth. More recently, Edwina served 19 years on…

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    Ronnye Mason Guthrie

    Ronnye Mason Guthrie was born July 4,1994 in Mineral Wells, Texas to Nelson Ray Guthrie and Dorcus Irene Henderson. Mason was a factory worker. He passed away Saturday, July 7,2018 in Jacksboro, Texas. He was 24 years old. Mason was preceded in death by his grandmother, Stella Ann Rogers; grandfather, Ronnye Henderson; his aunt, Debra Collins; uncle, J.R. Northcutt; cousin, Leighton Shifflett and many other family members. He is survived today by his parents, Dorcus and Cal Rater; son, Rhoman Xavier; daughter, Aliyanna Isabell; brothers, Blake Rater; K.C. Rater and Jax Rater; grandfather, Bill Rogers and a host of friends and extended family.

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    Willie Agnes Stuckey

    Willie Agnes Stuckey was born July 10.1926 in Jacksboro,Texas. She was the daughter of George Herbert and Rosa Mae Dessie Jamison. She was a survivor of the Great Depression and her Grandfather migrated to Texas from Missouri after the Civil War and settled just North of Jacksboro when the area was plagued by battles between Native Americans and US Calvary. She was a devout Christian, a hard worker, peaceful and very loving. She instilled her Christian values in her family which they carry on to this day Willie worked many jobs. She and her husband ran the Bowie Dairy Hut Drive Thru from 1952-1964 then later, she became the administrator…

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    Jack Chancey

    Jack Hamilton Chancey was born February 17,1946 in Merkel, Texas to Albert Lee and Aletta Goodman Chancey. He and Dessie Laurelle Forman were married in July 6, 1968. Jack served as a Game Warden for the State of Texas and was a member of the Church of Christ. He passed away Saturday, June 16,2018 in Austin, Texas at the age of 72 years old. Jack was preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Ronald Lee Chancey and his sisters, Margaret Ann Maddox and Judy Francis Chancey. He is survived today by his wife, Dessie; children, Michelle Chancey; April Moran and husband Bob and Jason Chancey and wife Amanda…

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    L.W. Sides

    Luther Wade "L.W." Sides was born March 20,1933 in Blackfoot, Texas. He was the son of L.E. and Irene (Royale) Sides. He married his first wife Joyce September 12, 1950 in Athens, Texas. She passed away August 1984. He then married Harriet October 4, 1986 in Tyler,Texas. L.W. was member of Post Oak Baptist Church; the Northwest Texas Field and Stream Association where he was vital part of the Girls Fishing Day and the annual Boys Deer Hunt. He was also a lifetime member of the Optimist Club where he served as President, Vice President, Master Secretary and Treasurer. While a part of the Optimist Club, L.W. received the President’s…

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    Inez Edwards

    Susie Inez Edwards was born March 25,1926 in San Augustine,Texas to El Paso and Lucy Mae Miller Nickerson. She married the late Elzie Edwards Jr. Inez was a member of Mount Pisgah Methodist Church and worked at the Yates Ranch in Vineyard, Texas. She passed away Monday, June 3,2018 in Jacksboro, Texas at the age of 92 years old. She is survived today by her daughters, Lennez Marie Green; Louise Jones Anderson; 2 sons, Johnny Edwards and Porky Jones; 9 grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren and 10 great great grandchildren.

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    Clyde Bloodworth

    Clyde Duryl Bloodworth was born February 27,1935 in Jack County, Texas. He was the son of Floyd Clyde and Zee Elsie (Edwards) Bloodworth. He married Gloria Larue Fowler June 26,2000. Clyde worked as a Blade Operator for Jack County for 25 years. He was Farm Bureau Board Member and Lynn Creek Cemetery Board Member. Clyde passed away Wednesday, May 30,2018 in Jacksboro, Texas at the age of 83 years old. He was preceded in death by his parents; his first wife, Suezanne Marie and grandson Duryl Trent. Survivors include his wife, Gloria Larue Bloodworth; daughter, Debra Bloodworth Jones; grandsons, Travis Jonas and Tim Jonas; granddaughter, Nikki Jonas; adopted daughter, Brenda…

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    Imogene Lewis

    Imogene Faye Lewis was born January 7, 1928 in Burkburnett, Texas to Ollis and Nannie Morris McGaughey. She and the Late Willie Guy "W.G." Lewis were married August 10, 1946 in Wichita Falls, Texas. Imogene was a homemaker. She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Willie Guy; son, Dale Lewis and brothers, Arnold, Wallace and Wayne McGaughey. Imogene is survived today by her son, Doug Lewis; daughter, Debra Mulder; 3 grandchildren, Sean Lewis, Aaron Lewis; Tyler Mulder and 3 great grandchildren.

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    Alpha May McEnturff

    Alpha May "MaMaw" McEnturff was born in Hope, Arkansas October 28, 1931. She was the daughter of the Late James and Pearl Eddy. She and James "Pop" McEnturff married March 6, 1948. She was a homemaker and loved all of her family very much. Mrs. McEnturff passed away Friday, May 25, 2018. She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers and sisters, Goldie Green, Ophelia Starett, Sister Hernandez, Roth Eddy, James Eddy; and daughter Janet McEnturff. She is survived today by her sons J.R. McEnturff Jr. and wife Vicki of Jacksboro, TX; Terry McEnturff of Lancaster; sister Fera Jones; 5 grandchildren, Penny Fowler; James Ray "Trey" McEnturff III; Candice…