• Eastland,  Ranger,  Strawn

    Clara Marie Lobstein

    Clara Marie McGough Lobstein was born to Mack and Ollie McGough, in Johnston City Illinois on November 1, 1927. Then at the early age she moved to Texas. She went to school in Strawn, Texas. She was a grocery store checker. Clara was the mother to four children, Marie J. Johnson, Palo Pinto, Tx. Joseph A. Lobstein and wife Lynna, Breckenridge, TX, Earnest O. Lobstein Sr. and wife Ola Dee, Cisco, TX, and Cecila K. Gabriel and husband David, San Antonio, TX. Grandmother to 11 grandchildren, 17 great grandchildren, and 17 great great grandchildren. She is proceeded in death by her parents, a grandson, and 2 great great grandchildren. Graveside…

  • Eastland,  Ranger,  Strawn

    Alton Lester (Buddy) Rogers

    Alton Lester (Buddy) Rogers, 91 of Ranger, passed away Tuesday September 11, 2018 in Ranger. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at Alameda Cemetery with Ronny Guess officiating. The family will receive friends at Edwards Funeral Home in Ranger from 10 a.m. until 12 noon Friday. Mr. Rogers was born January 23, 1927 in Gorman to Alfred Jesse Rogers and Lucy Inez (Melton) Rogers. He graduated as Valedictorian from Alameda High School before serving in the Army. He was Assistant Water Superintendent for the Eastland County Water Supply District for many years. He was a member of the Merriman Baptist Church and loved taking care of his…

  • Eastland,  Ranger,  Strawn

    Richard Castillo

    Richard Castillo, 63, of Eastland passed away Friday, August 31, 2018. A Celebration of life will be held Friday, September 7th at Edwards Funeral Home in Eastland at 1 P.M. Richard was born January 16, 1955 in Roscoe, Texas to Perfecto and Sarah (Torres) Castillo. He graduated from Western College in Snyder with an Associate’s Degree in Business. He worked many years at a salesman for companies such as Brookshire’s and Dollar General. Survivors include; son, Richard Lynn Castillo, brothers, Perfecto “Junior” Castillo, Larry Castillo, and Victor Castillo, grandson, and numerous other family and friends.

  • Eastland,  Ranger,  Strawn

    LaDora Ruth Boyd

    LaDora Ruth (Brinkman) Boyd, 74 of Cisco, passed away Friday, August 31, 2018. Everyone is invited to help celebrate her life with the family at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, September 16th at Crystals Banquet Hall, 1002 Conrad Hilton, Cisco, TX.. LaDora was born May 18, 1944 in Beaver, OK to Freida Goodman and Marion Herman Brinkman. She married Shannon Warren Boyd 34 years ago. Mrs. Boyd was preceded in death by parents, daughter, Linda Nelson, sisters and brothers. Survivors include; husband, Shannon Boyd; sons, Gary Curtis, Dennis Curtis, Zachary Boyd and Joshua Boyd; 15 grandchildren; 19 great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers the family request you…

  • Eastland,  Ranger,  Strawn

    Martha June West

    Martha June West, 55 formerly of Ranger, passed away Saturday, August 25, 2018. Graveside services will be held Wednesday, August 29th at Cross Roads Cemetery in Ranger. A visitation will be held Tuesday, August 28th at Edwards funeral Home in Ranger. Martha was born March 8, 1963 in Bristow, OK to Betty June (Shaver) Prewitt and Grover Cleveland Prewitt, Sr. Martha was a member of the Second Baptist Church in Ranger and worked as a Medical Transport Driver until her recent illness. Martha is survived by children, Sharen Richardson and husband Jamie, Karen Humphries and husband Kenneth, Dustin West, Brandin West, and stepchildren; brother, Eddie Prewitt; sisters, Debbie and Beverly;…

  • Eastland,  Ranger,  Strawn

    Janet Lucille Green

    RANGER – Janet Lucille Green, age 63 years young, went home to be with the Angels in Heaven Tuesday, August 21, 2018 after a battle with cancer. A memorial service for Janet was held at Church of God of Prophecy at 5:30 pm Thursday, August 30th. Janet was born October 15, 1954 in Delano, CA to Vernon Cecil and Elainia Armina Albertson Nelson. She was a high school graduate. She spent the last several years in Ranger, TX. Janet loved the Lord and enjoyed reading the Bible. She also loved the outdoors, fishing, backyard BBQs and going to whatever events her grandchildren were involved in at the time. Janet also…

  • Eastland,  Ranger,  Strawn

    Carol Felts

    EASTLAND – Carol Felts, age 83, went home to be with his Lord and Savior Thursday, August 16, 2018. A memorial service for Carol will be held at 2 pm Monday, August 20, 2018 at the Lake Leon Baptist Church, Eastland, TX. As per Carol’s request, his cremains will be buried at a later date at the Clearfork Cemetery, Lueders, TX. Redford Carol Felts was born May 22, 1935 in Lueders, TX to Redford Samuel and Arlene Faye Dodgen Felts. He was a Lueders high school graduate and attended Hardin Simmons University before going to work as an electrician. On November 26, 1955 he married Miss Mary Zoanne Lindsey in…

  • Eastland,  Ranger,  Strawn

    Debra Kaye Rose

    Debra Kaye Rose, 62, of Abilene Texas, passed away peacefully, Thursday, August 9, 2018 in Abilene, Texas. Pastor Chuck and Barbara Farina were by her side until the end along with her precious friend, Diane. A Memorial service will be at a later date. Debbie was born June 30, 1956, in Ranger to Price Duane Rose and Betty Hagar Rose. After graduating from Singapore American School, she received a degree in Education from Hardin Simmons University. Debbie was the mother of 4 children Shaunna, Jon, Ben and Chisum. Debbie was a member of New Hope Church in Abilene, Texas. Debbie was a light to many and will be missed dearly.…

  • Eastland,  Ranger,  Strawn

    Richard M Ivy Jr.

    Richard M. Ivy, Jr., age 85, went home to be with the Lord Tuesday, August 7, 2018 in Ft. Worth, Texas. A graveside service for Richard will be held at 11 am Saturday, August 11, 2018 at Evergreen Cemetery in Ranger, TX under the direction of Edwards Funeral Home in Ranger. Richard was born March 24, 1933 in Ranger, TX to Richard M. Ivy, Sr. and Kina Manning Ivy. He grew up in Ranger. He worked as an Accountant in Ft. Worth working for Lockheed Martin. He is survived by his one brother Joe Ivy of Haslet, TX.

  • Eastland,  Ranger,  Strawn

    Grace Lee Mizell

    Grace Lee Mizell, 91 of Arlington and formerly of Eastland, passed away Saturday August 4, 2018 in Arlington. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Edwards Funeral Home Chapel with Gary Montgomery officiating. Burial will follow in the Exray Cemetery in Erath County. The family will receive friends beginning at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Grace was born July 25, 1927 in Seymour, TX to Troy Edward Crain and Sue Lee (Jones) Crain. She married Gilford Mizell on January 31, 1946 in Anson, TX. He preceded her in death in 1984. She was a beautician. She was a member of the Daugherty St. Church of…

  • Eastland,  Ranger,  Strawn

    Virginia Ann Dawson

    Virginia Ann Roger-Dawson 76, of Granbury, Texas passed from this life on Tuesday July 31, 2018. Mrs. Dawson was born in 1942 in Kermit, Texas to Ed and Eunice Rogers. She married Wilburn Lee Dawson on March 5, 1960 in Stephens County. Virginia was a loving, kind, sweet and caring woman who always had a smile on her face. She was a hairdresser in Ranger, Texas for many years. Virginia is survived by a daughter, Janice Young of Granbury, TX and a son Ronny Dawson and wife Mary Dawson of Ranger, TX. Beloved Jo Williams of Granbury, TX. Sister Jo Lester of Woodson, TX, Sister Lois Covey of Ranger, TX.…

  • Eastland,  Ranger,  Strawn

    James Robert "Bob" Coupland

    James Robert (Bob) Coupland passed away Thursday, July 26, 2018 in Lone Camp, Texas. He was born September 1, 1930 in Eldorado, Oklahoma to James Marion and Annie Leona Coupland. He served in the Army during the Korean War from June 25, 1950 to July 27, 1953. He married Louise “Allene” Coupland on December 31, 1954 in Baytown, Texas. He was an independent construction contractor. He was preceded in death by his parents, grand-daughter, Tiffany Lynn Coupland, and son-in-law, Larry O’Neil. Survivors include: Wife, Allene Coupland of the home; Sons, Gary Coupland (Vicki) and Larry Coupland; Daughters, Leslie Carnahan and Jo Lynn O’Neil; Grandchildren, Michael Carnahan, Crystal Corse, Robert O’Neil,…

  • Eastland,  Ranger,  Strawn

    Boyd Ben Porter

    Boyd Ben Porter passed on the morning of Tuesday, July 24, 2018. He is proceeded in death by his sister Lois June Hefner of Leander and his brother-in-law Billy Ray Eudy of Pritchett. He is survived by wife Linda Kay Porter and two sisters Ruby Jean Underhill of Eastland and Betty Ruth Eudy of Pritchett, his children Rickey Don Porter of Enchanted Oaks, Guy Andrew Porter of Cisco, and Melissa Kay Lavender of Eastland. He has seven grandchildren Zachary, Breanne, Dakota, Ciarra, Garrett, Tanner, and Peyton. He has three great grandchildren Dane, Grayson, and Eleanor. Services for Boyd are Saturday, July 28th 11:00 am at Edwards Funeral Home Eastland. A…

  • Eastland,  Ranger,  Strawn

    Nancy Joan Webb

    LAKE LEON – Nancy Joan Webb, 78 of Lake Leon, passed away Sunday, July 8, 2018. A Celebration of life will be held at a later date. Mrs. Webb will be inurned in the Veteran State Cemetery in Abilene. Nancy Joan Walker was born June 25, 1940 in Buffalo NY to Wallace Walker and Deloris (Heinz) Walker. She was raised in Fresno, CA, where she graduated from Roosevelt High School and joined the US Army Med Core in 1958. She married Ronald "Rex" Webb January 1, 1965 in Fresno, CA and pursued her nursing career in Eastland following her husband’s retirement from the service in 1978. Nancy retired from the…