Our Obituaries

Herbert Walton Frank

November 12, 1923 - February 22, 2017

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Beth Annette Turner

December 7, 1931 - February 22, 2017

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Frances Pauline Thompson

March 7, 1934 - February 21, 2017

Frances Pauline Thompson passed away on February 21, 2017. She retired from KXAS-TV Channel 5 after many years of dedicated service. She enjoyed traveling, playing penny slots, and puppies. Frances was preceded in death by her son, Paul.She is survived by her husband of 59 years, Lyndall; son, Mike; sister and brother-in-law, Skeeter and Fred Winkelman; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Johnnie...
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Gerald D. Snyder

December 20, 1928 - February 20, 2017

Gerald Darwin (Jerry) Snyder, 88, born December 20, 1928 passed away peacefully on Monday, February 20, 2017. Jerry retired from Bell Helicopter after 26 years. In retirement, he enjoyed fishing and telling jokes. He is survived by his wife, Virginia; daughter, Judy Conover and husband Lin; son, Terry Snyder; sister, Sadonna Fought; five grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren, nieces and...
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Barbara Jean Brand

July 23, 1944 - February 20, 2017

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James Byron Brantley

September 1, 1937 - February 19, 2017

James B. Brantley, 79, passed away February 19, 2017.James was born September 1, 1937 to Helen Ruth and Roy Henry Brantley.He was a U.S. Army veteran, retired from Miller Brewing, and was a member of the Grand Lodge of Texas and The American Legion.James was preceded in death by his parents and his wife, Eloise.Survivors: Sons, James B. Brantley II of Arlington, Roy Scott Brantley of Fort Worth;...
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Betty Ann Thomas

December 3, 1936 - February 18, 2017

Betty Padgett Thomas went to make music with the angels on Saturday February 18, 2017. Service: 1 pm Thursday February 23, 2017 at South Park Baptist Church 7201 Cowley Road, Fort Worth TX 76033. Visitation: noon to 1 pm Thursday at the church. Interment to take place at Laurel Land Funeral Memorial Park.Betty was born and raised in Tarrant County. She worked as a secretary in the Fort Worth area...
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Shelton D. Riley

August 8, 1928 - February 17, 2017

Shelton D. Riley, Sr., 88, left for his heavenly home on Friday, February 17th, 2017 of a brain tumor.Graveside: 10 am Wednesday, February 22nd at Laurel Land Memorial Park. Visitation: 6 pm to 8 pm Tuesday, February 21st at Laurel Land Funeral Home.He was born on August 8, 1928 in Picayune, Mississippi, to the parents of Jewell and Alice Riley, and he grew up in Mt. Hermon, Louisiana. Mr. Riley...
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Carl Paul Christenberry

July 2, 1955 - February 16, 2017

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Juanita May HENSLEE

December 12, 1928 - February 15, 2017

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Donald Richard Pattie

October 1, 1936 - February 15, 2017

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Mary Hoerig

November 22, 1944 - February 15, 2017

Mary Mardell Hoerig, age 72, lived in her home in Burleson Texas. She went to be with the Lord on Feb. 15, 2017 while receiving hospice care at Crowley Nursing and Rehab surrounded by her friends and family. Mardell was born in Decatur, Alabama on November 22, 1944. She moved to Fort Worth, Texas as a young child where she met her soul mate as he was delivering news papers in March 1958....
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Sue Blanch Palmer

December 15, 1921 - February 14, 2017

Sue Hon Palmer, 95, passed away February 14, 2017.Sue was born on a farm in Oklahoma City on December 15, 1921 to Maud McPherson Hon and Martin Hon. She graduated from Putman City High School in 1938 at the age of sixteen where she was on the honor roll. She skipped a grade because of her academic excellence. After graduation she attended Mid Continental Business College in Oklahoma City and...
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Franklin Phillip Logan

January 20, 1968 - February 13, 2017

Franklin Phillip Logan answered the call of the Lord on Monday, February 13, 2017.Service: 12:30 PM Tuesday at Laurel Land Memorial Chapel. The family will receive visitors and friends from 5-8 PM Monday at Laurel Land Funeral Home in Fort Worth.Memorials: in lieu of flowers the family has requested donations be made to Frank’s family at http://gofund.me/frankloganfamily.Frank was born on...
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Verna Irene Lovell

September 14, 1936 - February 13, 2017

Our loving Mother and best friend, Verna Irene Lovell, 80, passed away Monday, Feb 13, 2017 at a hospital in Fort Worth, Texas.Service: 11:00 am Friday February 17, 2017 at Christ Church Assembly of God of Fort Worth. Visitation: 6 to 8 pm Thursday February 16, 2017 at Laurel Land of Fort Worth. Interment to take place at Laurel Land Memorial Park.Verna was born September 14, 1936 in the Township...
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Sarah Gilmore

August 24, 1928 - February 13, 2017

Sarah Estelle Gilmore, 88, passed away Monday February 13, 2017.Service: 10:00 am Friday February 17, 2017 at Laurel Land Memorial Chapel. Visitation: 6pm to 8 pm Thursday February 16, 2017 at Laurel Land Funeral Home of Fort Worth. Interment to take place at Laurel Land Memorial Park.Sarah was born and raised a farm girl from Mississippi. She enjoyed her large family of eight brothers and seven...
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Gladys Vinson

March 20, 1918 - February 11, 2017

Gladys Lucille Andrews Vinson passed away February 11, 2017, at the age 98 years, surrounded by her family. She was born March 20, 1918, in Van Zandt County, TX, to John Thomas Andrews and Harriet Marcia Poe Andrews.Service: 2:00 pm Monday February 20, 2017 at Laurel Land Chapel of Chimes. Visitation will be held prior from noon till 2 pm. Internment will be at Laurel Land Memorial Park.Gladys...
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Clifton Gene Burnett

October 12, 1931 - February 9, 2017

Clifton G. Burnett stepped over into Glory on February 9,2017 in Hot Springs, AR surrounded by his family.Cliff was born to Teddy Lloyd and Lottie Bell (Whitehead) Burnett in Bonham, Texas on October 12, 1931. He was predeceased by his parents, his brother, Donald G. Burnett and his loving wife, Kathleen E. (Brown) Burnett.Cliff is survived by his niece, Beverly A. Burnett White (John) of...
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William Dan Crossland

October 31, 1949 - February 7, 2017

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Betty Ruth Hallowell

January 7, 1926 - February 7, 2017

Betty Ruth Hallowell took the hand of the Lord on Tuesday, January 7, 2017.Service: 11 am Monday at Laurel Land Chapel of the Chimes. The family will receive visitors from 3-5 pm on Sunday at Laurel Land Funeral Home in Fort Worth.Betty was born on January 7, 1926 in Murray, Texas to Joseph and Louella Edwards. She became an Air Force wife when her husband, Carl enlisted. When Carl was stationed...
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Pat Murphy Morris

February 8, 1937 - February 7, 2017

Pat M. Morris, 79, passed away February 7, 2017.Pat was born February 8, 1937 in Jackson, MS. He retired from Lockheed Martin in 1999 after 35 years of service. He enjoyed his family, fishing, and hunting.He was preceded in death his wife, Annie Morris.He is survived by daughters, Pattie Burch, Samantha Farmer; son, Chester "Bo" Morris; several grandchildren; a great-granddaughter; 3...
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Betty R. Hallowell

January 7, 1926 - February 7, 2017

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Pat Murphy Morris

February 8, 1937 - February 7, 2017

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Wynelle Parnell

November 13, 1923 - February 7, 2017

Wynelle Weimer Parnell, 93, passed away February 7, 2017.Wynelle was born in 1923 in East Texas to John and Lucile Weimer. She served in the Women's Army Corps during WWII. She married Harold Parnell in 1945, and remained married until his death in 2010. They had 3 children and 5 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren.Wynelle is survived by her daughter, Linda; sons, Michael, David and wife...
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Wynelle Parnell

November 13, 1923 - February 7, 2017

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John Doyle Hall

July 16, 1935 - February 6, 2017

John Doyle Hall, 81, of Fort Worth passed away on February 6, 2017.John was born in Sudan, Texas on July 16, 1935 to Homer and Florence Hall. He graduated from Comanche High School in 1954. He attended Tarleton State and Texas Tech universities before enlisting in the U.S. Army. He successfully ran John Hall Decorating Service for many years before working for Everman ISD. He enjoyed reading,...
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John Warren Collier

March 24, 1971 - February 6, 2017

John W Collier, Jr passed away at his home in Fort Worth on Monday, February 6, 2017 at the age of 45.He was preceded in death by his mother, Kathleen Maxwell, and his uncle, Jim Maxwell.John was born in Pomona, California on March 24, 1971. He worked as a troubleshooter for Standard Utility for just under 18 years; a job that he thoroughly loved. He took tremendous pride in his position and...
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Charles Robert Chambers

November 1, 1931 - February 6, 2017

Charles R. Chambers (Rooster), 85, a lifelong resident of Everman, went to be with his Heavenly Father on Monday, February 6, 2017. The patriarch of the family, our hero and leader, was a kind, loving and extraordinary husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather.Charles was a 3rd generation Everman resident and was a lifelong farmer and rancher. His family was instrumental in the...
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John Doyle Hall

July 16, 1935 - February 6, 2017

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Mary Josephine Bates

May 11, 1944 - February 6, 2017

Mary Josephine Grissom Bates, 72, passed away February 6, 2017. In lieu of flowers Mary requested donations be made to one of the St. Jude Children's Research Hospitals. Mary was born May 11, 1944 in Milwaukee, WI to Frank and Rose Atwater. She grew up in a section of Milwaukee known as the Third Ward.Mary resided at Grandview Nursing Home since January 21, 2013. She enjoyed many activities...
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Sally Jeanette Kassabaum

November 7, 1930 - February 5, 2017

Born 11-7-30 in Amherst, Texas, passed February 5, 2017 – 86 years old. “Jan” was 4th of 4 children born to Blanche and E.D. House in the small west Texas town of Amherst, Texas. She met and married Sgt. Vyman Glenwood Kassabaum in Lubbock, Texas in August, 1950, while “Glen” was stationed at Reese AFB. While moving across the United States to various Air Force Bases...
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Opal Erma Woods

September 27, 1921 - February 4, 2017

Opal Erma Woods, 95, passed away February 4, 2017.Opal was born September 27, 1921 in “Bear Creek” Dallas County to the parentage of Clarence and Erma Trigg. She was dearly loved and will be missed very much by her family and friends.She was preceded in death by her grandparents, parents, four brothers and five sisters.Survivors: Four sisters, Gladys, Juanita, Zedella, and Dorothy.
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John R. Bailey

October 18, 1932 - February 4, 2017

John Robert Bailey, 84, a retired Air Force lieutenant colonel, passed away Saturday, February 4, 2017. Service: 10 a.m. Saturday, February 11, at New River Fellowship Church of Benbrook. Interment: Laurel Land Memorial Park. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, February 10, at Laurel Land Funeral Home of Fort Worth. Memorials: Should family and friends desire, memorials in John's name are...
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Inez Noema Brown

November 15, 1924 - February 2, 2017

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William H. Grote

December 27, 1931 - February 2, 2017

William “Bud” Grote Jr. answered the call of the Lord on Thursday February 2, 2017.Service: 2 PM Tuesday at Laurel Land Memorial Chapel. The Family will receive visitors from 6-8 pm Monday evening at Laurel Land Funeral Home in Fort Worth.Bud was born on December 27, 1931 in Bridgeport to William Henry Grote Sr. and Jessie Grote. He served proudly in the US Army and is a veteran of...
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William H. Grote, Jr.

December 27, 1931 - February 2, 2017

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Earnest Weldon Tucker

January 16, 1938 - February 1, 2017

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Ernest W. Tucker

January 16, 1938 - February 1, 2017

Ernest Weldon Tucker, 79, of Burleson Tx passed away February 1, 2017.Service: 12:00 pm Tuesday February 7, 2017 at Laurel Land Memorial Chapel.Visitation: 6 pm to 8 pm Monday February 6, 2017 at Laurel Land.Ernest is a retired electrician from Union Pacific Railroad of 42 years, and theformer Union President of the IBEW # 942. He was a devoted husband, father,grandfather, and great-grandfather....
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Dwayne Ray Peterson

April 13, 1950 - January 28, 2017

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Annie L. Kidd

December 27, 1917 - January 27, 2017

Annie Laurel Kidd, 99, a loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother took the hand of the Lord on Friday, January 27, 2017.Funeral: 2 pm Wednesday at Laurel Land Chapel of the Chimes. The family will receive visitors for one hour prior to service on Wednesday at the Chapel of Chimes.Memorials: in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Annie’s memory to College Ave...
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Ruth Lee Webb

January 3, 1937 - January 26, 2017

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Ray Henry Scott

August 28, 1942 - January 26, 2017

Ray Henry Scott passed away Thursday, Jan. 26, 2017. Memorials: The family asks that, in lieu of flowers, please send donations to the Wounded Warrior Project at www.woundedwarriorproject.org.Ray was born Aug. 28, 1942, in Cleveland, Ohio, to Irene and Marion Scott. He served 20 years in the U.S..Marine Corps, retiring with the rank of chief warrant officer 4, the highest rank one can achieve in...
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Cora Mae McCollum

May 15, 1926 - January 26, 2017

Cora, 90, was born on May 15, 1926 in Millington, Michigan. Cora was the daughter of John James Moore and Mabel Edith George. She went to be with her Lord on Thursday, January 26, 2017 in a nearby nursing home. She was married to Everett McCollum.Cora was a member of Harvest Church of Watauga. She was a resident of Everman, Texas. She loved to cook and travel. She was quiet and had a great smile....
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Cora Mae McCollum

May 15, 1926 - January 26, 2017

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Erlinda Villa

February 16, 1952 - January 26, 2017

Linda Villa, 64, passed away at home on Thursday, Jan. 26, 2017, surrounded by her family. Linda was a great wife to her husband, loving mother to her kids, and caring grandmother to her grandchildren.Linda enjoyed spending time with her family. She especially enjoyed listening and dancing to Tejano music. A devoted member of St. Bartholmew Catholic Church.Survivors: Husband of 42 years,...
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Jos Jeanette Shaffer

November 14, 1928 - January 25, 2017

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Benjamin Bradford Henry

January 16, 1947 - January 25, 2017

Fort Worth-Benjamin Bradford Henry, 70, passed away peacefully after a brief illness surrounded by his loving family, Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2017.Ben was born in Ruston, La., Jan. 16, 1947, to parents George Clay and Lois Ward Henry. He graduated from Paschal High School in 1966. Ben worked as a skilled service technician for Sears for 45 years. Ben was a private pilot and an aviation enthusiast....
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Shirley Gene Earl

October 31, 1929 - January 25, 2017

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Shirley Gene Earl

October 31, 1929 - January 25, 2017

Crowley -- Shirley Gene Earl, 87, passed peacefully from her family, and friends on Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2017.Funeral: 10 a.m. Saturday at South Park Baptist Church, 7201 Crowley Rd., Fort Worth, TX where Shirley had been a member for about 53 years.Interment: Laurel Land Cemetery, Fort Worth. Visitation: 9 to 10 a.m. Saturday at South Park Baptist Church, Fort Worth.Shirley was born in Cayuga,...
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Lino Garza Loredo

September 20, 1955 - January 24, 2017

FORT WORTH--Lino Lorendo, 61, was awakened to eternal life on Tuesday, January 24, 2017 Celebration of Life: Noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 18, at Laurel Land Chapel of Chimes, 7100 Crowley Road, Fort Worth, Texas 76134, followed by internment of ashes. Lino was born in Taylor, Texas on September 20, 1955. He was an electrician by trade. Lino was a kind soul. He would literally give you...
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Nathan Andrew Finny

October 31, 1980 - January 24, 2017

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Beulah Edna Thomas

February 27, 1935 - January 24, 2017

Beulah Sappington Thomas was born February 27, 1935 and passed away on Tuesday, January 24th after a long battle with heart disease. She was born in Bastrop Texas to Hazel and Joseph Sappington. She was one of eight children, five girls and three boys. At the early age of twelve, she was orphaned, when her father and mother both died of cancer six months apart. She and her three remaining...
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Sofia Rose Cardenas

September 7, 2012 - January 24, 2017

A love so pure, none to compare. Sweet memories that we have shared, never could, won’t ever dream of the impact of this little being. Sofia Rose Cardenas passed away Tuesday, January 24, 2017.Sofia Rose Cardenas was born on September 7, 2012 in Fort Worth, Texas to Xavier and Inez Cardenas. She will truly be missed by all that knew and loved her.Our precious little Sofia;You rest upon the...
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Lavina Sisson

September 23, 1920 - January 24, 2017

FORT WORTH--Lavina Sisson was born in Fort Worth on Sept. 23, 1920, and passed on to a better place on Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017. Mrs. Sisson was a homemaker and helped her husband, Clarence Sisson, run Arlington Heights Plumbing Company for more than 35 years. She had been living at Fox Run Estates for the last 17 years where she passed away peacefully, surrounded by family and friends. ...
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Joe Bob Acton

September 23, 1936 - January 23, 2017

It is with bittersweet joy that we announce that Joe Bob Acton has made his journey from this earthly realm into his Heavenly home. He passed peacefully January 23, 2017 at his Burleson residence of 40 years surrounded by his family after days of uplifting visits from loved ones and friends. Joe Bob was born September 23, 1936 in Quanah, Texas to Robert Oscar and Phyllis Ena Acton. He was...
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Nancy Leona Elkins

December 10, 1940 - January 23, 2017

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Ronald Lee Griffith

August 5, 1955 - January 23, 2017

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Ralph Stephen Bedford

May 11, 1929 - January 22, 2017

Ralph Stephen Bedford, a lifelong resident of Fort Worth, Texas, passed away this past Sunday, January 22, 2017. Born on May 11, 1929, in Springtown, Texas, he lived a full and happy 87 years.Ralph grew up working on his grandparent’s cotton farm in Springtown before moving to Fort Worth as a young boy. He attended Northside High School and at the end of World War II, he joined the United...
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Ila V. Kimberling

May 4, 1921 - January 22, 2017

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Joseph David McDowell

April 5, 1931 - January 19, 2017

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Jackie Joe Jobe

February 22, 1929 - January 19, 2017

Jackie J. Jobe, passed away Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, surrounded by his loving family.Memorial service: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Laurel Land Memorial Chapel. Visitation: 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at Laurel Land Funeral Home.Memorials: In lieu of flowers: please make donations to the American Diabetes Association.Jack was born Feb. 22, 1929, in Carter County, Okla. Jack was the second of three boys born to...
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Sheryle Karlene Brandon

September 28, 1948 - January 18, 2017

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Jimmy Leroy Ditmore

February 11, 1967 - January 18, 2017

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Jimmy Leroy Ditmore

February 11, 1967 - January 18, 2017

Jimmy LeRoy Ditmore, 49, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017.Memorial service: 3 p.m. Tuesday at Laurel Land Funeral Home.. Visitation: 2 p.m. Tuesday at Laurel Land Memorial Chapel..Jimmy was born Feb. 11, 1967, in Fort Worth and graduated from Western Hills High School. He also lived in South Carolina and Virginia before returning to Texas in 2008. Over the past 20 years, Jimmy served in key...
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Mary Josephine Hendrix

September 5, 1924 - January 18, 2017

My name is Mary Josephine Hendrix. I took the hand of the Lord on Wednesday, January 18, 2016 at the age of 92.Graveside service 2 pm Monday at Laurel Land Memorial Park. My family will welcome visitors and guests from 12 pm until 2 pm Sunday at Laurel Land Funeral Home in Fort Worth.I was born in Alvarado to Charlie and Amy Packwood on September 5, 1924. I graduated from Fort Worth Polytechnic...
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John S. Turner

October 24, 1925 - January 18, 2017

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Sheryle Karlene Brandon

September 28, 1948 - January 18, 2017

Sheryle Karlene Brandon. ,68, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017. Memorial Service: 11 a.m. Tuesday at Laurel Land Chapel of Chimes.She was born Sept. 28, 1948, and lived her whole life in Fort Worth. She received her RN Degree at Tarrant County Junior College and went on to receive her Bachelor of Science at California State University. She worked her entire nursing career at Fort Worth...
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John S. Turner

October 24, 1925 - January 18, 2017

John S Turner Jr., beloved husband, father, friend and President of Turner Controls Inc. passed away peacefully on January 18, 2017. He was born on October 24, 1925 to John and Ethel Turner in Dallas.John has joined his wife of 65 years, Lois in Heaven.He is survived by his daughters Jean Ann Turner of Burleson and Judith Lynn Phillips and husband Vernon L. Phillips of Bozeman, Montana.
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Genella Josephine Lewallen

March 3, 1927 - January 17, 2017

Genella Lewallen passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at the age of 89. She was a kind and loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend, and she will be deeply missed.She was born March 3, 1927 in Gibtown, Texas to Joseph Lanham and Mattie Curtis. Genella worked at Southwestern Bell (AT&T) for 40 years before retiring in 1987.Genella was preceded in death by...
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Shirley Jean Richardson

March 8, 1935 - January 17, 2017

Shirley Jean Richardson passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 17th with her children by her side. The loss of Shirley brings heartbreak to those that love her, but also joy, knowing that she is now free from the pain and physical challenges she long endured. Shirley was always a big personality, the one everyone loved to talk to, and talk about! She truly made fiends wherever she went, and...
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James T. Peterson

February 5, 1934 - January 17, 2017

James T “Jim” Peterson Jr, 82, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family Tuesday, January 17, 2017.James T. “Jim" Peterson was born on February 5, 1934 in Fort Worth, TX. Born to James T. Peterson, Sr., and Jessie Natalie Parker Peterson, he grew up in Fort Worth with four siblings: Mary Mae McDonald, Gayne Ann Beaird, John “Butch” Peterson (deceased), and...
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Judith G. Miller

January 28, 1940 - January 17, 2017

Judith Grimes Miller, 76, a beloved mother, grandmother, and great grandmother passedpeacefully with her children by her side on Tuesday, January 17, 2017, at a Fort Worth hospicefacility.Judie was born in Del Rio, Texas on January 28, 1940 to Myrtle and Jack Grimes. She was theyoungest of four daughters. Judie graduated from Paschal High School in Fort Worth, whereshe was a pom pom girl.Judie...
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Vera Lee Norwood

August 6, 1956 - January 16, 2017

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Melba M. Freeman

November 10, 1935 - January 16, 2017

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Vera B. Norwood

June 9, 1923 - January 16, 2017

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Richard Dennis Apodaca

August 31, 1958 - January 15, 2017

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Richard Dennis Apodaca

August 31, 1958 - January 15, 2017

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Deborah Sue Dissmore

June 3, 1955 - January 14, 2017

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Elizabeth Ann Caciola

January 28, 1936 - January 14, 2017

Elizabeth “Lee” Ann Caciola went to be with our Lord and Savior, Saturday, January 14, 2017 after a strong battle with cancer.Service: Rosary 2:30pm, Friday, January 20, followed by Christian Mass 3:30pm St. Michael Catholic Church, Bedford. Elizabeth was born to immigrant parents Michaelangelo and Colegera Scalzo, January 28, 1936 in Middlesex, NJ and grew up in a loving household of...
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Alejandro C. Aguilar

November 13, 1944 - January 13, 2017

Alejandro “Cano” Carrizales Aguilar Sr., 72, went to be with our Lord on January 13, 2017 at his home in Fort Worth surrounded by his wife, son, daughter-in-law, and brother-in-law.He was born November 13, 1944 in Fort Worth to Tulos Aguilar and Jessie Carrizales-Agular. Mr. Aguilar was a long time resident of fort worth, loved his family and adored his grandchildren and will be...
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Jane Eurith Craghead

August 25, 1944 - January 13, 2017

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Dora Josephine Melton

October 13, 1940 - January 13, 2017

Dora “Jo” MeltonFort Worth—Dora “Jo” Melton joined her husband, Lester, in Heaven on Friday, Jan. 13, 2017.Service: 2 p.m. Wednesday at Laurel Land Memorial Chapel with interment following in Laurel Land Memorial Park in Fort Worth. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Laurel Land Funeral Home in Fort Worth. Jo was born in Valley Mills to William “Bill” and...
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Mary Esther Mullins

November 23, 1929 - January 13, 2017

Fort Worth-Mary Esther Louise Young Hix Mullins, 87, stepped through the gates of glory to see her Savior Friday, Jan. 13, 2017.Mary was born Nov. 23, 1929, to Hurley and Ethel Young in Fort Worth. She graduated from Polytechnic High School. She married Johnny Hix in 1946, and they had three children, David, Lyndel, and Colleen. She was widowed in 1989. Then she met Harry Mullins, and they...
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Mary Esther Mullins

November 23, 1929 - January 13, 2017

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Mary Esther Mullins

November 23, 1929 - January 13, 2017

Fort Worth-Mary Esther Louise Young Hix Mullins, 87, stepped through the gates of glory to see her Savior Friday, Jan. 13, 2017.Mary was born Nov. 23, 1929, to Hurley and Ethel Young in Fort Worth. She graduated from Polytechnic High School. She married Johnny Hix in 1946, and they had three children, David, Lyndel, and Colleen. She was widowed in 1989. Then she met Harry Mullins, and they...
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Dora Josephine Melton

October 13, 1940 - January 13, 2017

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Ralph William Blume

November 18, 1938 - January 13, 2017

Ralph William Blume was born in Chicago, Illinois on November 18, 1938 and passed on January 13, 2017 after a long illness. He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Sandy Blume, and three daughters; Kathy Bowman and husband Noel of Oak Point, TX, Karen Branch and husband Jeff of Arlington, TX and Kim Balderas and husband Sam of Burleson, TX. He also has four grandchildren, Haden, Reid, Jackson and...
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Shelia Kaye Sampson

January 21, 1958 - January 12, 2017

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Shelia Kaye Sampson

February 21, 1958 - January 12, 2017

Fort Worth--Shelia Kaye Sampson, 58, passed away Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017.Memorials: In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.Shelia was born Feb. 21, 1958, to Jimmy and Leona Smith in Fort Worth. She loved life and was extremely devoted to God, family, and friends.Survivors: She is survived by her husband, Richard; daughters, Kimberly and Kristine (Brent);...
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Linda Kay Capps

October 27, 1948 - January 10, 2017

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Ginger Annett Miller

June 20, 1974 - January 10, 2017

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Kenneth E. Barnes

July 11, 1933 - January 9, 2017

Kenneth Barnes, 83, passed away Monday, Jan. 9, 2017.Memorials: Please donate to the Alzheimer's Association or to Acton United Methodist Church.Kenneth was born to Marcus and Jewel Barnes in Waxahachie on July 11, 1933. He left the farm to join the U.S. Navy in 1951 and was honorably discharged in 1959. Kenneth spent 35 years with the Fort Worth Fire Department, and 14 years as secretary...
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Kenneth E. BARNES

July 11, 1933 - January 9, 2017

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Bessie Dee Horan

April 18, 1926 - January 9, 2017

Bessie Dee Horan, 90, passed peacefully Monday, January 9, 2017, and was surrounded by her children and grandchildren in the days prior to her passing.Dee was a strong Christian who loved unconditionally and overcame many challenges during her life. She was adored by her family and was the perfect example of how to approach life joyfully and thankfully.The last of nine siblings, she was preceded...
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George Clayton Burton

April 11, 1932 - January 8, 2017

George C. Burton, 84, passed away January 8, 2017. The family will have a gathering for friends and family on Saturday, January 21, 2017from 2-4 PM at Laurel Land Funeral Home.Memorials: in lieu of flowers please make a donation in George’s honor to the SPCA at www.aspca.org/donate.George was born in Oklahoma, the last of five children. he was in the US Navy during the Korean...
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Berta Maria Banta

May 23, 1940 - January 7, 2017

Berta Banta started a new journey with God on the morning of Saturday, January 7, 2017. Mrs. Banta was born in Nueva Rosita, Coahuila, Mexico, to Ricardo and Eustolia Valdés. Berta lived in Mexico until about the age of eighteen when she and her five younger siblings moved to San Antonio where she raised them. While working as a secretary, she met her husband, Dr. Miguel Banta,...
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James E. Sutton

December 22, 1934 - January 7, 2017

James Estal Sutton was born on December 22, 1934 to Virgil and Mattie Harwell Sutton in the Lazy Bend area of Parker County, Texas. He passed on into Glory on Saturday, January 7, 2017 peacefully from his home.Graveside Service: 1:30 pm Thursday at Everman Cemetery.He has joined in Heaven his parents; wife of 49 years, June L. Brewer Sutton; daughter, Theresa Diane Orr; brothers, Deward &ldquo...
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Nicolasa Perez

February 10, 1921 - January 7, 2017

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Nicolasa Perez

February 10, 1921 - January 7, 2017

FORT WORTH -- Nicolasa Perez, 95, passed away Friday, Jan. 6, 2017. Service: 2 p.m. Thursday at St. Mary Of The Assumption of Fort Worth. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Laurel Land Memorial Chapel with rosary starting at 6:30 p.m. Nicolasa was preceded in death by her husband, Samuel C Perez; and daughter, Virginia Elizondo. Survivors: Sons, Miguel and wife, Eva Perez,...
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Leona Fay Herr

October 21, 1930 - January 6, 2017

Leona Fay Herr, 86, left this earth peacefully with her children by her side Friday January 6, 2017. She was born October 21, 1930 in Battle Creek, Michigan to Leon Drake and Grace Pike.Service: 2 pm Wednesday January 11 at Laurel Land Chapel of Chimes. Visitation: 6~8 pm Tuesday at Laurel Land. She married James Charles Herr on August 13, 1949. Together they raised their three children in Fort...
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