• Rockwall,  Rowlett,  Royse City

    Judith Ann "Judy" Kile

    Judith Ann “Judy” Kile, of the Rockwall/Heath area for 35 years, passed away September 18, 2018, at the age of 70. She was born October 9, 1947, in Caldwell, KS, to Herschel F. and Gertrude L. (Holman) Whaley. Judy graduated from Arkansas City High School in 1965, graduated from Arkansas City Junior College in 1967, and received her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Suffield University. She was a hard worker and a wonderful beautician. She enjoyed serving her church, First Baptist of Heath, where she was also the Children’s Director. Known for her radiant personality, Judy was always upbeat and positive. She was a loving wife and sister…

  • Rockwall,  Rowlett,  Royse City

    Edward "Dwain" Hubbard

    Edward “Dwain” Hubbard, of Heath, TX, since 1953, passed away September 17, 2018, at the age of 68. He was born December 30, 1949, in Grand Saline, TX, to Edward A. Hubbard and Opal Lee Martin. Dwain married the love of his life, Bobbie Jett, on February 16, 1972. He served his country proudly in the United States Army from 1969 to 1975, and was a veteran of the Vietnam War. Proud of his hometown, he was always telling people he was from Rockwall and was a walking advertisement for Boots Burgers. Dwain was one of a kind never met a stranger. He was an avid golfer and the biggest…

  • Rockwall,  Rowlett,  Royse City

    Virginia Marquez Banda

    Virginia Marquez Banda, a 21 year resident of Sherman, TX, passed away September 17, 2018, at the age of 59. She was born May 12, 1959, in Mexico to Geronimo Marquez Salas and Virginia Rocha. A member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Sherman, Virginia was selfless and always put the needs of other’s before her own. She always knew how to bring out the best in people. Strong willed, yet forgiving, Virginia was the bedrock of the family. She enjoyed cooking and loved her dog, Nico. Virginia adored her grandchildren and they will miss her tremendously. Virginia is survived by her loving husband of 41 years: Lorenzo Banda; children:…

  • Rockwall,  Rowlett,  Royse City

    Kenn Horn

    Kenn Horn, of Granbury, TX, passed away September 16, 2018, at the age of 87. He was born April 6, 1931, in Ft. Wayne, IN, to Thomas Alexander and Midred Hazel (Harford) Horn. Kenn served his country proudly in the United States Air Force during the Korean conflict. He played in a band for the USO while in Korea. He even purchased a plane just for flying the band around. Kenn also owned Grimes convenience store where many service men would stop in. A member of First Christian Church in Rockwall, TX, he was instrumental in moving the church to the new building. Kenn was instrumental in purchasing land in…

  • Rockwall,  Rowlett,  Royse City

    Terri Reeder Coleman

    Terri Reeder Coleman, 53, passed away August 24, 2018 after a hard-fought and courageous ten-year battle with breast cancer. She left this world, at home, surrounded by her loving family. Terri was born December 28, 1964, in Fort Worth, Texas and was raised in North Richland Hills. She graduated from Richland High School in 1983, and later the University of North Texas with a degree in education. Terri’s passion and gift was helping to shape the lives of young children. She taught first and second grade for nine years, before being blessed with twins in 1997. After their arrival, the only place she wanted to be was in her own…

  • Rockwall,  Rowlett,  Royse City

    Steven Vanderpoel

    A much-loved husband, father, grandfather and brother, Dr. Steven Joseph Vanderpoel, 68, of Rowlett, Texas passed away peacefully on September 13, 2018 with his family present. A member of First Baptist Church of Richardson, Steven was born to John and O’Niece on October 11, 1949 in Kalamazoo, Michigan, and resided in Rowlett, Texas for the past 18 years, having moved from Colonial Heights, Virginia to accept the position of Vice President of Human Resources at Dallas Lighthouse for the Blind and more recently serving as a Developmental Aid at Mark Twain Elementary School. He received a BBA from Western Michigan University in 1971 and his PhD in Psychology from the…

  • Rockwall,  Rowlett,  Royse City

    Twanna King

    Funeral services will be held 1:00pm Monday, September 17, 2018, at Reflections at Rest Haven Funeral Home – Rockwall Location with Pastor Rick Donaho officiating. Interment will follow at Rest Haven Memorial Park. In honor of Twanna, please wear your favorite shade of purple. Memorials in Twanna’s name may be made to the following: The American Heart Association at www.heart.org; The National Kidney Foundation at www.kidney.org; and The American Diabetes Association at www.diabetes.org.

  • Rockwall,  Rowlett,  Royse City

    Easter Helyn Raines

    Easter Helyn Raines, born September 8, 1925, in Sherman, TX, passed away September 9, 2018, in Snyder, TX, at the age of 93 years and one day. She is survived by her daughter: Cassie Sue Lendermon and husband Charles; 12 grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren and 11 great-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents: Frank McBride and Rose Johnson; first husband: Willis Dale Souther; second husband: Billy Glyn Raines; eldest son: Willis Dale Souther, Jr.; second son: Richard Glen Raines; third son: Marc Ellis Raines; eldest daughter: Peggy Anita Lowe; grandson: Steven Mark Lendermon; and great-great grandson: Patrick Charles Lendermon. Graveside services will be held 10:00am Thursday, September…

  • Rockwall,  Rowlett,  Royse City

    Shelia Diane (Ivey) Cook

    Shelia Diane (Ivey) Cook, recently of Royse City TX, passed away September 9, 2018, at the age of 64. She was born December 30, 1953, in Fort Worth, TX, to A.J. and Kathleen (Paschal) Ivey. Shelia was very giving and adored her family. She was an amazing grandmother and was good to her grandchildren. A very sweet woman, she always told everyone that she loved them and made sure you had everything you needed. Shelia was well loved and will be missed. Shelia is survived by her loving children: Sandra Cook, Jennifer Klump and husband John and Timothy Cook and wife Mindy; their father: Gary Cook and wife Sharon; grandchildren:…

  • Rockwall,  Rowlett,  Royse City

    Jan Dee McMillan

    Jan Dee McMillan, a resident of Royse City, TX, passed away Saturday, September 8, 2018, at the age of 67. She was born May 4, 1951, in St. Louis, MO, to James Floyd McFarlin and Mildred Aileen (Walden) McFarlin. Jan found her soulmate in her husband Ross and they were happily married for 47 years. She also loved her church and church family very much. Jan is survived by her loving husband: Ross McMillan; daughter: Karren Shae Lindquest and husband Chris; sons: Ross Aaron McMillan and Jeremy Daniel McMillan and wife Jamie; grandchildren: Kayla, Chloe, Hannah and Zoey; brother: Scott McFarlin; along with a host of nieces and nephews. She…

  • Rockwall,  Rowlett,  Royse City

    Glonda R. Allison

    Glonda R. Allison, age 85, of Fate, TX, passed away September 9, 2018. She was born December 2, 1932, in Greenville, TX, to Carl Lee Samples and Ruby Hixby (Wright) Samples. Glonda was a preacher’s wife for 43 years. She taught Sunday School for many years. She loved everyone. She enjoyed singing, sewing, cooking and reading. Glonda was a member of Grace Baptist Church in Garland, TX. Glonda is survived by son: Paul Allison and wife Sandra; daughters: Debra Robinson and husband Harold and Melissa Frasier and husband Tony; grandchildren: Dawn, Teresa, Clay, Delia, Ashley, Lauren, E.V., Jack, Austin, Aaron, Brad and Tommy; 16 great grandchildren; sister: Wanda Cain; sister-in-law:…

  • Rockwall,  Rowlett,  Royse City

    Alice Oleta Peace

    Alice Oleta Peace, of Rockwall, TX, passed away September 8, 2018, at the age of 91. She was born July 1, 1927, in Shelby County, TX, to Stevie King Solomon and Alice (Harris) Solomon. Oleta was a member of First Baptist Church of Heath. Oleta enjoyed reading books and school. She was also an excellent cook and seamstress. Oleta always put her family first and lovingly served her husband and her girls. If she and Charlie had lived until December 4, the Peace’s would have celebrated 75 years of marriage. Oleta is survived by her children: Charlene Adams and husband David of Rockwall, TX, and Sherry Woods and husband Terry…