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    Douglas Van Proffitt

    Douglas “Van” Proffitt was born on August 2, 1947 in Dallas to Erbie and Noraline Proffitt. He passed away on September 22, 2018 in Midlothian, Texas. He is preceded in death by his son Michael Bryan Proffitt. He is survived by his wife Carolyn Proffitt, brother: Charles Proffitt, sister: Gayle McDonald and nieces Kimberly Foutain and Kelly Schadt. Van served in the U.S. Navy. He loved fishing, boating and spending time at the lake house in Whitney, Texas. He will be greatly missed by everyone who knew him. Graveside services will be held on Monday September 24, 2018 at 3pm in Midlothian Cemetery.

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    Shirley Edna Buss

    Shirley Edna Buss was born in Oakford, IL on February 8, 1933 to Walter and Ethel Lister. She passed away on September 18, 2018 in Arlington, Texas. She had two children, JoAnn and husband Arnold Herron and Michael Buss, and was a homemaker most of her life. She was preceded in death by her 4 siblings and will be missed by all who knew and loved her.

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    James Samuel Kunsman

    James Samuel Kunsman was born November 23, 1969 to Betty Kunsman Taylor and the late Samuel James Kunsman. Jim was born and raised in Quakertown, Pennsylvania. Jim married his beautiful bride, Monica Unangst, on May 11, 1996, together they had 3 amazing children, Hope Marie, Alexander James and Nicholas James. Jim was extremely proud of his 3 children and his legacy will continue throughout their journey in life. Jim was very close to his brothers, sisters and several nieces and nephews all avid Philadelphia Eagles fans. He was employed by Air Products for 20 years. He spent the first 16 years working for Air Products in Pennsylvania and four years…

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    William Russell Barron

    Russell Barron was born June 16, 1959 in Orange, TX to Billy and Janie Barron. Russell passed away on September 14, 2018. He was married to Frances Nix on July 4, 1985 in Dallas, TX and they lived in Venus, TX for 21 years. Russell worked for O’Reilly Auto Parts for 16 years in Midlothian and will be missed by all who knew and loved him.

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    Clayton Edward Wilson

    Clayton Edward Wilson, age 87, was born in Venus, TX on October 27, 1930 to Samuel Emmitt and Annie Lee Wilson. He passed on September 8, 2018. He was preceded in death by his parents and his oldest brother, Samuel Emmitt Wilson, Jr. Ed grew up on a farm in Venus, Texas, graduated from Midlothian High School in 1948 and in November 1949 married Alma Ruth McElroy, who passed in April 2016. They were married almost 67 years, living first in the country near Venus, where they started raising their two children, Ruth Ann and Terry Wilson. They later moved into Midlothian where the kids attended school. They moved to…

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    Barry Lang Butler

    Barry Lang Butler, 58, of Midlothian, Texas passed away on Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at his residence. He was born on June 29, 1960 to Elizabeth Jean Allen and Eugene Butler and grew up in Sulphur, Louisiana and graduated from Sulphur High School. Barry loved music, he had a beautiful voice and incredible talent for playing the keyboard. He was employed for 35 years at Martin Marietta (TXI) where he was an instrument technician. He is survived by his loving wife, Debra Butler, children, Amber Bastible and husband, Jeremy, Alex Butler and wife, Melinda, Shannon Petty and Matthew Petty, grandchildren, Blake Robinson, Ryann Roennau and Kasey Allen, sisters, Shannon LeDoux…

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    Glynn Edward Gilleland

    Glynn was born in Dallas, Texas and attended Sunset High School. He remained in Oak Cliff until his later years and moved to Venus to live in a retirement village in 2010. He attended the Shiloh Cowboy Church of Venus. Glynn was a servant and loved the Lord. He was always giving to the needy an helping those in need. Glynn loved his family and you never left seeing him without a hug and being told how much he loved you. His laugh and smile filled the room. Glynn will be dearly missed by all that knew him. He is survived by his children, Darrel Gilleland and wife, Judy, Vicki…

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    Elisa Marie Roberts

    Elisa Ramberg Roberts. age 38, passed away on August 27, 2018 in Midlothian, Texas. Elisa was born December 12, 1979 in Dallas, TX, and adopted by Frank and Susan Ramberg. She married Tim Roberts on May 25, 2002, and along with Tim’s son, Keyfer, the couple had four children, Isabella, Matti, Justice and Jett. "Bella" preceded her mother in death during infancy. Elisa was the ultimate, all-giving wife and mother, beautiful, generous and kind-hearted. Even the smallest family events were made into big and glorious occasions. As a KIA staff member at Trinity Church, she had an amazing calling and heart as a pastor and minister to children. She was…

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    William R. Henry

    William R. Henry, 47, of Midlothian, Texas passed away on August 18, 2018. He was born in Austin, Texas on February 2, 1971. He is survived by his wife, Vanessa Henry, sons, Dustin and Dylan, mother, Shirley Henry, sister, Pamela Sue Henry and numerous nieces and nephews. William was preceded in death by his father, Norman R. Henry. In 2001 William married the love of his life, Vanessa Poovey and soon after they relocated to her home town of Midlothian, TX. Over the years William lived in the San Antonio and Austin areas, as well as the Midlothian and DFW area as he worked in the telecom industry. This industry…

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    Richard Steven Kiser Sr.

    Richard Steven Kiser was born on July 25, 1952 in Santa Maria, CA to Amos and Ellen Kiser. He passed away on August 26, 2018 in Mansfield, Texas. He and his wife, Jean were together for 30 years. Richard worked in the automotive industry until the late 80’s. At one time he owned Kiser Automotive in Lampasas, TX. He then went to work in the corrugated industry. This allowed him to live in Florida, Colorado and Georgia. He moved back to Texas in 2008 to be closer to his children and grandchildren. He leaves behind many friends in multiple states. Richard was passionate about his family and his cars. His…

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    Charles Keith Wilson

    Charles Keith Wilson, 49, of Midlothian, TX, passed away on August 22, 2018. He was born in Las Cruces, New Mexico on November 14, 1968. He is survived by the Love Of His Life, Jennifer Haun and their fur babies Hallie and Scout. He is also survived by his parents Charles Wilson and Judy Romines as well as his brother Craig Wilson (spouse: Michelle Wilson) and his niece Madolyn Wilson. Keith graduated from Las Cruces High School in 1987. Over the years he has lived and worked in Albuquerque, NM, Las Vegas, NV, and Las Cruces, NM. In 2007 Keith moved to Midlothian, TX where he met and lived happily…

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    Sudie Tennyson Fears

    Sudie (Tennyson) Fears, 89, passed away peacefully on August 13, 2018 in Midlothian, TX surrounded by loving family. Sue was born in Big Spring, TX to Walter A. and Maudie B. Tennyson on October 28, 1928. She grew up in Dawson County and graduated in 1945 from Sparenberg High School in Sparenberg, TX. Sue married James A. Hall, Jr. on June 20, 1946 after James returned home from serving overseas. After a few years of marriage, James followed God’s calling to become a preacher. Sue served His Kingdom as a wonderful pastor’s wife along side James. She also became a Godly mother for Jerry and Pat, teaching them the legacy…

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    Heather Leigh Hurley

    Heather Leigh Uselton Hurley was born in Fort Worth, TX on April 21, 1986. She was adopted by her loving mother, Sandra Lee, along with her baby brother, Jeremy Uselton in 1988. Heather and her family moved to Midlothian and joined Midlothian Bible Church in 1997. Heather accepted Jesus as her Savior and was baptized in 1998. Heather is survived by her daughter, Oriana Skye Leigh Uselton, her mother, Sandra Lee, Father, Richard Lee, grandmother, Bettie Land, brother, Jeremy Uselton, sisters, Stephanie King and husband, Keith, Katryna Ross and husband, Kevin, Valicia Rose and husband, Patrick, Angelique Hamilton and husband, Chris, Desirae Martinez and husband, Rick and their children. She…

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    Terry Ray Luedke

    Terry was called home to be with Jesus on August 4, 2018 at his house in Midlothian, TX. Terry was the son of Willie and Clara (Mertins) Luedke. Terry was united in marriage to Melody Marie Willis on December 14, 1968. The union was blessed with two children, Jason Lee and Cheryl Ann. Terry served his country in the Naval Reserves and received an honorable discharge after 6 years. He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers, Willard "Bubba" Luedke and Glenn Luedke, niece, Dena (Luedke) Kuhlmann and nephew, Mark Luedke. Terry is survived by his wife of 50 years, Melody, son, Jason Luedke and wife, Heather, daughter, Cheryl…

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    Patricia Anne Gunn

    Patricia Anne "Patti" Gunn was born on August 31, 1963 to John and Patricia Woodberry Sullivan in Arlington, Mass. She was baptized September 15, 1963 at St. James the Apostle Church. Patti was married to Tony on November 17, 1984. She worked for Region 11 Education Service Center in Ft. Worth as a software specialist. She is survived by her husband, Tony; daughter, Keely; mother, Patricia Sullivan; Brothers and sister: John, Janice, Paul and Brian Sullivan. Her extended family: many brothers and sisters-in-laws; and nieces and nephews and her special friend Diego (her dog).

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    Emma G. Ledford

    Emma Gwendolene "Gwen" Ledford was born to Lee Roy and Agnes Love February 18, 1923. Gwen passed away Friday, July 27, 2018, with family beside her as well as an amazing Vitas Hospice Team. She married J.B. Ledford April 13, 1941 in Memphis, TX. They were three months away from celebrating 70 wonderful years together when J.B. preceded Gwen in death. Gwen is survived by one son, Carl Lee Ledford and his wife, Patricia, as well as numerous nieces. She was a dedicated and loving wife and mother and will be missed tremendously.

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    Derrell Wayne Colburn

    Derrell Wayne Colburn was born in the small country town of Winters, TX on March 14, 1947 to his loving parents Calvin "Doug" and Cleo Colburn. On August 26, 1967, he married his best friend, Sherry Ross. With the help of his wife he graduated from Texas Tech in 1970. He then planted his family in the Dallas area where he began to work for Coca-Cola. He made Coca-Cola his only career, working for them 43 years to fulfill his dream of providing his grandkids with college…He succeeded. He loved the Lord and loved his family. Derrell spent his time taking his grandkids fishing, and when he didn’t have time…

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    Nellie Virginia Revell

    Nellie Virginia Revell, 86 of Roanoke, Texas, passed away on Wednesday, July 25, 2018. Born September 22, 1931 in Delhi, Louisiana, she was preceded in death by her husband of 49 years, James Revell and sons, Lee Revell and Steven Revell. She is survived by son, Terry Revell of Ft. Worth, TX, daughter, Vicki Deweese of Roanoke, TX, nine grandchildren, 26 great-grandchildren and eight great-great-grandchildren. She will be missed by all who knew and loved her.

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    Pamela Anne Pruit

    Pamela (Wallace) Pruit, of Midlothian, Texas, passed away on July 17, 2018. She was 69 years of age and passed away at Baylor Medical Center in the presence of her family. Pam was born on March 19, 1949, in Clovis, NM to Clarence and Marjorie (Oswald) Wallace. She was married to John Pruit on July 2, 1968. She was a graduate of New Mexico Jr. College and the College of the Southwest in Hobbs, NM. She retired from a lifelong career as a teacher in 2011. She touched the lives of many students in Lovington Municipal School, Grand Prairie ISD and Midlothian ISD. She was a member of Creekside Church…

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    Brandon Matthew Bonilla

    Brandon Matthew Bonilla, age 34, of Midlothian, Texas passed away Friday, July 13, 2018. He was born July 18, 1983 in Grand Prairie, TX. As a child he was a gifted athlete and excelled in baseball and basketball. In high school he developed a great love of fast cars that stayed with him through his entire life. At age 21, he joined the United States Army where he honorably served with 101st Airborne and did two 20 month tours in Iraq. After his second tour, he was selected to be a Recruiter in the Houston, TX area. He was medically retired in 2011 and moved to Montana to live with…

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    Anita Louise Wilhelm

    In Loving Memory of Anita Louise Wilhelm Anita “Nita” Louise Wilhelm entered the arms of her Lord on June 26, 2018, while at home with her beloved Pups – Skippy and Latte. Anita was born on June 7, 1953, in Tahoka, Texas, to Roy and Alveta Wilhelm. It was Anita’s firm belief in God and deep love for her family, friends, and the innumerable babies she helped bring into this world that carried her through a number of life-long physical struggles. Her strong faith and love for others is what ultimately gave her peace through life’s journey. Nita (aka “Niter” by her friends) was a 1972 Graduate of Kermit High…

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    Mittie F. Weeks

    Mittie entered the arms of the Lord and peacefully passed in her sleep. She was 97 years old at the time of her death. Mittie lived a long fulfilled life. She was a long time resident of Irving, Texas and lived the last 5 years at Crescent Place Assisted Living in Cedar Hill, TX. She was preceded in death by her mother, Nettie (Lee) Batton and her father, Samuel Henry Batton. Mittie was the youngest of 4 sisters, born in Irene, Texas and graduated high school there. Mittie worked at Bell Helicopter for 29 years and retired in 1981. After she retired, Mittie took art lessons and was a very…

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    Darlene Gram Bush

    Darlene Jean “Gram” Mathewson Bush, 87 years old and longtime resident of Midlothian, Texas passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Friday, July 13, 2018. Darlene was born, the only child, of Hugh and Alice (Boardman) Mathewson on March 20, 1931 in Chicago, Illinois. She attended school in Chicago and graduated from Rosati-Kain Girls School. She married the love of her life, Bill “Pa” Bush on May 14, 1955. Darlene enjoyed a long, exciting and creative career in the special events industry, working for Magic by Personal Tour Service, Dallas Fan Fares, Festivities and finally for herself at Call Darlene Bush Productions. She planned the biggest and best events…

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    Donald Martin "Skeets" Foote

    Donald Martin "Skeets" Foote was born on June 1, 1932 in Blue Island, IL, to Martin and Ruth Foote. Raised in Homewood, IL, along with his younger sister, Barbara and their prized chickens. Skeets enter the US Navy with his lifelong friend, Morris Fredericks after graduating high school. Skeets had many jobs and even more talents. He found his greatest satisfaction in starting his own flooring installation service which he retired from in the mid 90’s. Skeets met the love of his life, Nancy Long, through a mutual friend in 1957 and they were married in 1958. Skeets and Nancy would have celebrated 60 years this October. God blessed Skeets…