• Gainesville,  Whitesboro

    Elizabeth Ann Burton

    WHITESBORO-Funeral services for Elizabeth Ann (King) Burton, 86, will be held at 2:00 P.M. Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at Meador Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Doyle Henderson officiating. Interment will follow at Chambersville Cemetery in McKinney. A family visitation will be held from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Monday, September 24, 2018 at the funeral home. Elizabeth passed away on Friday, September 21, 2018 at Wilson N. Jones in Sherman, Texas. Elizabeth was born in Sherman, Texas on August 1, 1932 to Roy C. and Emma Pearl (Lyons) King. She married Billy Glenn Burton on June 11, 1954. Elizabeth had a master’s degree in Education. She was the first…

  • Gainesville,  Whitesboro

    Anna Mills Prewitt

    Anna Cook Mills Prewitt, 76, passed away on September 20, 2018, at her home in Gainesville, Texas. Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, September 25, 2018, at 10:00 a.m. at the Meador Funeral Home Chapel in Gainesville, Texas. Interment will follow the services at Fairview Cemetery. Visitation services will be held Monday, September 24, 2018, from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home. All service arrangements are under the direction of Meador Funeral Home in Gainesville, Texas. Anna was born on April 1, 1942, in Shirley, Arkansas to Thomas Jefferson Cook and Kathryn Coley Cook. She married James Lloyd Mills on July 16, 1960, in Denton, Texas. She was also…

  • Gainesville,  Whitesboro

    Connie Laree Lunsford

    Connie Laree Lunsford, 71, passed away on July 15, 2018 at Valley Manor Care Center in Montrose, Colorado. Connie was born on May 12, 1947 in Sherman, Texas to Gail C. and Margaret C. Lunsford. She served in the United States Air Force from 1968 until 1972. A Graveside Memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 22, 2018 at Oakwood Cemetery in Whitesboro, Texas under the direction of Meador Funeral Home of Whitesboro. Survivors include her siblings: Cathy Trujillo (Greg) of Montrose, Colorado, Cliff Lunsford (Kathy Morgan) of Pilot Point, Texas, Christy Shelley and Cindy Lunsford both of Montrose, Colorado: Nephews, Kevin Moore (Liz), Alan Moore…

  • Gainesville,  Whitesboro

    Linda Kay Williams

    Linda Kay (Autry) Williams of Whitesboro, Texas, passed away on September 18, 2018. She will always be remembered as a loving wife, mother, grandmother and loyal friend to all who knew and loved her. She was born on January 25, 1944 in Merced, California and moved to Whitesboro when she was 12. She is survived by her husband of 55 years, Gary W. “Buddy” Williams of Whitesboro, TX; sister, Janet Autry of Whitesboro, Texas; daughter, Aleisha Gravit (Mark) of Colleyville, Texas; daughter, Leah Robertson of Grapevine, Texas; grandson, Christian Robertson of Dallas, Texas; granddaughter, Avery Robertson of College Station, Texas; nephew, Lee Pool (Stephanie) of Ingram, Texas and nephew Gary…

  • Gainesville,  Whitesboro

    Thomas Harold Martin

    THOMAS HAROLD MARTIN November 2, 1946 – September 11, 2018 Tom was born November 2, 1946 in Irving, Texas to Leola Brown Martin and James Harold Martin. He was an only child. Married to Sandra Finney Martin for 10 years and had two wonderful children, Angela and Ryan. There are now six grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Tom met Barbara Quigley in 1979 while taking a college course at Northlake College in Irving, Texas. They were married six months later and just celebrated 39 years together in August 2018. As a teenager, Tom worked in the family business located behind their home, the Hill & Martin Ice Plant and Grocery Store.…

  • Gainesville,  Whitesboro

    Samuel Terrell Cummings

    Whitesboro – Samuel Terrell Cummings, 74, of Whitesboro, passed from this life on Thursday, September 13, 2018. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Meador Funeral Home of Whitesboro. No services are planned at this time. He was born February 29, 1944 in Mississippi to George Terrell and Dorthea (Melton) Cummings. He was one of 14 children born to the family of seven boys and seven girls. He started out in very humble beginnings but throughout his life became very successful by working hard in the oilfield industry, from testing pipes to moving rigs and then owning oil and gas leases. He married his wife of 39 years Patsy Crow…

  • Gainesville,  Whitesboro

    Helen Ophelia Melott

    Helen Ophelia Melott, 95, passed away on Wednesday, September 12, 2018. She was born on January 20, 1923 in Foster, Oklahoma to J.A. Whitt and Henny May (Skaggs) Whitt. Services will be at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 15, 2018, at Meador Funeral Home Chapel in Gainesville, Texas. Dr. Bennie Slack will be conducting the service. A visitation will be held prior to the service from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. Helen was a member of the First Baptist Church of Gainesville. She was a school librarian and after retirement volunteered her time to the church library. Helen married Herbert Royce Melott on May 26, 1951, in Lindsay, Oklahoma. She is…

  • Gainesville,  Whitesboro

    Terry Marie Hardee

    Terry Marie Hardee, 60, of Gainesville, Texas, passed away Monday, September 3, 2018, at Mayhill Hospital in Denton, Texas. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Meador Funeral Home of Gainesville. The family has planned a memorial celebration starting at 3:00 p.m. on September 30, 2018, at the Leonard Park pavilion #2 in Gainesville, Texas. She was born in Birmingham, Alabama on October 30, 1957, to Charlene Conklin. She is survived by two daughters, Crystal Olvera of Gainesville, Texas and Kathy Hardee of Killeen, Texas; one son, Robert Lindley of Gainesville, Texas; fourteen grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren.

  • Gainesville,  Whitesboro

    Christopher Don Creed

    Christopher Don Creed, 47, of Gainesville, Texas passed away Tuesday, August 28, 2018. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Meador Funeral Home of Gainesville, Texas. No services are planned at this time. He was born in Wellington, Kansas on November 28, 1970, to Robert Creed and Rita (Yunker) Creed. Chris worked as an oilfield derrick hand. He loved his children and grandchildren dearly. Chris is survived by three daughters, Felicia Powers and husband Kyle of Gainesville; Chelsie Wilson and husband Colton of Gainesville; Christin Stewart and husband Jon of Ratliff City; son James Creed and wife Amanda of Bowie; one brother Cody Grimes and wife Cecelia of Frisco; mother…

  • Gainesville,  Whitesboro

    Dora Savage Albrecht

    Dora Savage Albrecht, 68, of Gainesville, Texas, passed away Saturday, August 25, 2018 at Pecan Tree Nursing Home & Rehabilitation Center of Gainesville. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Meador Funeral Home of Gainesville. No services are planned at this time. She was born in Gainesville, Texas on January 29, 1950 to Edgar Martin Savage and Bertie (Jones) Savage. She was married to Steven Flint Albrecht, who died in 1972. Dora was a Registered Nurse for many years. She is survived by sister Glenda Savage of Gainesville; and two brothers, Tim Savage of Gainesville; David Savage of Sanger. Along with numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death…

  • Gainesville,  Whitesboro

    Nancy Rhea Bettis

    Nancy Rhea Duke Bettis went home to be with the Lord on August 27, 2018 at the age of 82. She was born to John Rhea Duke (Wichita Falls, TX) and Marion Shannon Duke (Whitesboro, TX.) on November 4, 1935 in Ardmore, OK. She was raised in Wichita Falls, Texas where she met her loving husband of 64 years, Joe Pat Bettis. They spent most of their years in Houston and Conroe, Texas raising their two daughters, Nanette Bettis Curtis and Sherry Bettis. After retiring they moved to Canyon Lake, Texas where they have lived for 20 years. Nancy retired as the administrative assistant to Dr. Joseph Jachimczyk, chief medical…

  • Gainesville,  Whitesboro

    Bradley Quentin Calhoun

    A memorial visitation will be held on August 31, 2018, at 6:30 p.m. at Meador Funeral Home, Gainesville, Texas, for Bradley Quentin Calhoun, 62, of Valley View, Texas. Mr. Calhoun died on August 23, 2018. Mr. Calhoun was born on September 11, 1955, to Billy Mac Calhoun and Bobbie (Turner) Calhoun in Gainesville, Texas. Bradley loved to fish. He is survived by his son Colby and wife Nicole Calhoun of Woodbine and their two children Colton Calhoun and Candice Calhoun, whom he loved dearly; mother Bobbie Calhoun of Valley View; one brother Butch Calhoun of Valley View; two sisters Brenda Noggler of Valley View and Becky Taylor and husband Manley…

  • Gainesville,  Whitesboro

    Parthenia (Tena) Lemons

    Parthenia (Tena) Ann Huffhines Lemons, 80, of Gainesville, passed away August 21, 2018. A daughter of the late Royce and Nora Lane Huffhines. She was born on October 4, 1937, in Whitesboro, Texas. She is also preceded in death by sisters Fredna Boswell Clark, Ouita Baker and Malva Aycock; brothers Royce Huffhines, Jr. and R.L. Huffhines. She married Bobbie Lemons on March 20, 1953, in Durant, Oklahoma. She is survived by her husband Bob, a son Ronnie Lemons of Gainesville; daughters Michele Scheibel and husband Tracy of Southlake and Sherry Westbrook and husband Dale of Gainesville; grandchildren Brad and Ryan Shulin, Chad Simpson and Kelli Westbrook; six great grandchildren and…

  • Gainesville,  Whitesboro

    Linda Charlene Kelly

    Linda Charlene Kelly, 71, of Gainesville, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on August 21, 2018. Services will be held on Friday, August 24, 2018, at 2:00 pm, at the Meador Funeral Home Chapel, Gainesville, Texas, officiated by Rev. Kenny Phelps. Burial will follow at New Hope Cemetery, (located in the Burns City community) Valley View, Texas. There is not a scheduled visitation. Linda was born in Nocona, Texas, on September 16, 1946, to James and Kay (Wilhelm) Cain. She married Ted D. Kelly on November 15, 1986, in Mountain Springs, Texas. She is survived by her husband Ted; two daughters, Darla and husband Brent Boen, of Callisburg and…

  • Gainesville,  Whitesboro

    Wayne Leon Williams

    Gordonville – Wayne Leon Williams, 90, of Gordonville, Texas passed away Saturday, August 18, 2018 at Homestead of Sherman. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Meador Funeral Home of Whitesboro. No services are planned at this time. He was born in Collinsville, Texas on October 2, 1927 to M.I. and Beaulah (Graham) Williams. He served in the United States Navy and after discharge went to work as a Fire Fighter. He retired at the age of 55 as the assistant Fire Chief at Fort Riley. After retiring he went to work as a fishing guide on Lake Texoma. Wayne loved to fish and hunt. Wayne is survived by his…

  • Gainesville,  Whitesboro

    Albert Leslie West

    Funeral services for Albert Leslie West, 86, will be held at 10:00 am, Tuesday, August 21, 2018, at the Meador Funeral Home Chapel in Gainesville, Texas, with Dr. Eddie Chennault and Rev. Joe Patterson officiating. Interment will follow at Callisburg Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Monday, August 20, 2018, from 6-8 pm at Meador Funeral Home. The LORD called Leslie to his heavenly home on August 17, 2018, where he was greeted by his beloved wife, Evelyn West of 65 years, who passed away January, 2018. He was born at Plains, Texas, February 28, 1932 to James and Eula Mae (Bell) West. Leslie married Evelyn Marie Rhoades on August…

  • Gainesville,  Whitesboro

    Walter Lee Cummings

    Whitesboro – Funeral Services for Walter Lee Cummings, 97, of Whitesboro will be held at 10:00 AM on Monday, August 20, 2018 at Meador Funeral Home of Whitesboro, officiated by Hank Lovejoy. Interment will follow at Oakwood Cemetery. No visitation is planned. Lee passed away Wednesday, August 15, 2018 at his home in Whitesboro surrounded by his family. He was born on November 17, 1920 in Mosheim, Texas to Lee Washington Cummings and Mary Mackey McRae Cummings. After graduation Lee enlisted in the United States Navy where he spent the next 20 years serving our country. He served during WWII and his ship was one that had pulled out of…

  • Gainesville,  Whitesboro

    Elizabeth Ann Graves

    Lake Kiowa – Memorial services for Elizabeth Ann Graves, 75, of Lake Kiowa, TX will be held on August 27, 2018 at 10:00 AM at Meador Funeral Home of Whitesboro. She passed away on July 12, 2018 at Whitesboro Health and Rehabilitation. Ann was born on January 2, 1943 in Dallas, TX to Sherman Hoops and Betty Womack. She married Hershel Graves on June 16, 1966 and began a lifetime of adventure together that included raising two children and traveling all over the world. She was a Band Director and Math Teacher prior to her retirement. She loved soccer and played adult soccer for many years and was a Registered…