Donna Frances Beard Brown passed away peacefully on Friday, May 15, 2015.
A funeral service was held at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at Biggers Funeral Chapel. Interment was held at Azleland Memorial Park. Visitation was held at 12:30 p.m. until service time.
Donna Frances Brown was born June 17, 1937, to Robert Lee Beard and Edna Mae Eagle. She grew up on the north side of Fort Worth and graduated from North Side High School in 1955. She worked at Southwestern Bell for 30 years as a telephone operator. She loved to travel and that was how she spent most of her retirement years.… Read the rest
Evelyn Owens Trotter, 85, went to be with her Lord on Sunday, May 17, 2015. A funeral service will be held at 3:30 p.m. Friday at Eagle Mountain Baptist Church. Interment will be at Azleland Memorial Park. Visitation will be from from 6 – 8 p.m. Thursday at Biggers Funeral Home.
Evelyn Owens was born April 24, 1930 in Grapevine to Calvin Warren and Jessie Fitch Owens. She married Roy L. Trotter on Dec. 8, 1950 in Smithfield. They lived in the Eagle Mountain Lake area for almost 60 years.… Read the rest
Marylyn Steele Daniel, 81, passed away Friday, May 15, 2015.
Services were held at 10 a.m. Monday at Biggers Funeral Chapel. Interment was held at Azleland Cemetery. Pastor Jim Hartin of Victory Christian Center officiated.
Mrs. Daniel, a longtime Azle resident worked for Ralston Purina Company for 27 years and retired from Lockheed in 2009 after 26 years of service. She was very active with the Order of Eastern Star and twice served as Worthy Matron of Azle Chapter #899.… Read the rest
William Randolph Cummings Sr., 83, passed away Saturday, April 25, 2015.
William was laid to rest with full military honors with his family present Friday, May 15, 2015, at Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery in Dallas.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to James L. West Alzheimer’s Center, 1111 Summit Ave., Fort Worth, Texas 76102, in memory of William R. Cummings.
Bill was born in Fort Worth. At a young age he joined the Texas National Guard and then the U.S. Air Force where combined he served 24 years. Bill and his family were stationed at Lowry Air Force Base in Denver, Colorado, Minneapolis, Minnesota, and Ellsworth Air Force Base in Rapid City, South Dakota, trained at the Hughes Schools in Inglewood, California, McCord Air Force Base in Washington state, Selfridge Air Force Base in Mt.… Read the rest
Mr. Ronny Erwin Kellum, 69, went to be with Jesus and spend Mother’s Day with his mother on May 10, 2015.
A graveside service was held at 10 a.m. Thursday, May 14 at New Hope Cemetery, 782 New Hope Rd. Boyd, Texas 76023. Visitation was from 6 – 8 p.m. Wednesday, at Biggers Funeral Home.
Ronny was born Sept. 18, 1945 in Greenville. He was preceded in death by his father, Forrest Kellum; his mother, Vada Kellum, and sister, Pat Hampton-Richeson.… Read the rest
J.W. Doyle, 90, a loving husband and father, passed away Sunday, May 3, 2015.
A graveside service under the direction of Biggers Funeral Home was held at 1 p.m., May 7, 2015 at Ash Creek Cemetery in Azle.
J.W. was born in Sentinel, Oklahoma and honorably served in both the United States Army and Air Force. He lived in the Fort Worth area most of his life with exception of 11 years spent in East Texas.… Read the rest
Wanda Ross “Granny Wanda”, 92, of Azle, passed away peacefully May 8, 2015 in Azle.
Visitation was on May 11. The funeral was held May 12 at First Baptist Church of Azle. Interment was at Azleland Cemetery.
The family would like to thank everyone at Silver Creek Assisted Living for taking good care of her.
Wanda was born July 2, 1922 in Fort Worth. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Azle.… Read the rest
Marian Chittum, 63, loving wife, mother, sister and grandmother passed away peacefully with her family by her side, Friday, May 8, 2015.
Services will be held at a later date.
Marian was born in Fresno, California on Nov. 5, 1951 to William and Betty Swafford.
She was preceded in death by her father.
Survivors include husband, Robert Chittum; daughters, Mary Mason and Chellan Shepherd and husband, Scott; sister, Sharron Schirmer and husband, John; five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.… Read the rest
Gilbert “Gil” Wayne Britton departed this world Thursday May 7, 2015 at 11:08 p.m. with family by his side just 10 days prior to his 79th birthday.
A viewing will be held Thursday, May 14, 2015 from 5 – 8 p.m. at 5025 Jacksboro Hwy, Ft. Worth. Funeral service will be held Friday, May 15, 2015, starting at 2 p.m. at Azleland Memorial Park, 850 N. Cardinal Dr., Azle.… Read the rest
Herbert Bruce Cook, 36, was born Oct. 10, 1978, in West Virginia, and passed away May 5, 2015.
A memorial service was held at Northwest Bible Church on Saturday May 9, 2015 at 11 a.m., under the direction of Roberts Family Affordable Funeral Home.
He lived in Azle where he was a distinguished and highly recognized police dispatcher and lease processor.
Survivors include his wife, Bonnie Cook; aunt, Clydeen Pennartz; uncle and aunt, Phil and Beverly Stufflebeam and cousin, Ronnie Utzman.… Read the rest