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James Wade Baldwin 1946-2014

September 17, 2014
James Wade Baldwin 1946-2014

James Wade Baldwin passed away on Sept. 7, 2014.
A private family memorial was held at Toledo Bend Lake.
James was born July 19, 1946 to L. W. and Virginia Baldwin in Fort Worth. He graduated from Azle High School in 1964 and attended and played football at the University of Texas. He led a full life letting his passion take him to many places. He was a ranch hand in Montana, a logger in the mountains of Canada and driller in the oil fields of Texas and the Persian Gulf.… Read the rest

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Robert Joseph Collins 2014

September 17, 2014
Robert Joseph Collins 2014

Robert Joseph Collins, 94, passed away Friday, September 12, 2014 in Azle. Service and Interment: Rose Hills Memorial Park in Alhambra, California. Mr. Collins was born in Buffalo, New York, has lived in Alhambra, California for many years before moving to Azle 2 years ago. He served in the United States Army during World War II as a Medic at Pearl Harbor and in Europe at the Battle of the Bulge. Bob graduated from The University of Southern California and in 1957 became a Pharmacist.… Read the rest

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Dana Geffert Klapp 1961-2014

September 17, 2014
Dana Geffert Klapp 1961-2014

Dana Geffert Klapp, 53, passed away Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014 in Fort Worth.
A memorial service will be held at 10:30 A.M. Thursday at White’s Azle Chapel, 105 Denver Trail, Azle.
Dana was born Sept 8, 1961 in Fort Worth to Paul Edward Geffert and Bonnie Jean Ford. She loved her children and grandchildren. Dana loved her sister she was her best friend. She called her mother everyday. Dana loved her family and wanted to be around them as much as possible.… Read the rest

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Meredith J. Singleton 1938-2014

September 17, 2014
Meredith J. Singleton 1938-2014

Meredith J. Singleton, 76, a loving husband, father and grandfather, passed away, Monday, Sept. 8, 2014 at home.
Celebration of Life will be held at 5 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014 at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses 212 Pearson Lane, Azle.
Meredith was born March 16, 1938 in Fort Sill, Oklahoma to Meredith and Nandie Lea Singleton, they both preceded him in death.… Read the rest

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Weldon E. “Don” Phillips 1929-2014

September 17, 2014
Weldon E. “Don” Phillips 1929-2014

Weldon E. “Don” Phillips died Sept. 6, 2014 at  his home in Fort Worth.
At Mr. Phillips request, there will be no funeral service. A private memorial will be held for the family.
Weldon was born Sept. 1, 1929 in Windgate, Texas to John and Ruby Phillips. Mr. Phillips was active in humanitarian organizations.
He was preceded in death by his parents, a sister at birth, Lillian Imagene; sister, Noma Edgin; brother Jesse Barron, and his partner Jim Hainline.… Read the rest

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Anita Louise Presley Allen 1958-2014

September 17, 2014
Anita Louise Presley Allen 1958-2014

Anita Louise Presley Allen, 56, a loving wife, mother and grandmother passed away peacefully Monday, Sept. 1, 2014, at home surrounded by those who loved her.
Graveside services were held Friday, Sept. 5 at 11 a.m. in Ashcreek Cemetery, under the direction of Alexander’s Midway Funeral Home, Springtown.
Anita was born Aug. 6, 1958 in Dallas to Earl Wayne and Roxy Joy Baker Presley; they both preceded her in death.… Read the rest

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Michael McHale 1953-2014

September 10, 2014
Michael McHale 1953-2014

Michael McHale passed away Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014 in Los Angeles.
Funeral service for Michael McHale, age 61, of Jacksonville, was held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014 at Autry Funeral Home Chapel in Frankston with Craig Harris officiating. Interment with Military Honors was at Poynor Cemetery in Poynor.
Pallbearers were provided by the U.S. Air Force.
Visitation was Friday, Sept. 5, with family receiving friends from 6-8 p.m. at Autry Funeral Home in Frankston.… Read the rest

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Jean Thomas 1924 – 2014

September 10, 2014
Jean Thomas 1924 – 2014

Jean Thomas, longtime resident of Knox City, Texas, passed away Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, in Azle, Texas.
Graveside service was held at 10 a.m., Thursday Sept. 4, 2014, at Knox City Cemetery with Rev. Leon Burkham officiating and under the direction of Smith Family Funeral Homes. Visitation  was Wednesday evening, Sept. 3 from 6-7 p.m., at the funeral home in Knox City located at 210 Ave. A.… Read the rest

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Travis Jay Rolfing 1987 – 2014

September 10, 2014
Travis Jay Rolfing 1987 – 2014

Travis Jay Rolfing 26, passed away Saturday Aug. 16, 2014 in Surprise, Arizona.
A memorial service was held for Staff Sergeant Rolfing USAF Aug. 20, 2014 at Luke Air Force Base, Glendale AZ.  Travis was buried with full military honors on Aug. 23, 2014 at the Howell Family Cemetery, Wildcat Springs Ranch Stonewall, Oklahoma.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to http://www.gofundme.com/d6hm6s In Memory of Travis Rolfing.… Read the rest

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Richard Ricky King 1954 – 2014

September 10, 2014
Richard Ricky King 1954 – 2014

Richard Ricky King, 60, born Jan. 22, 1954 passed away Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014.
A visitation was held Friday, Sept. 5, 2014 at White’s Azle Funeral Home.
Richard was preceded in death by his parents, Richard King and Rose-Mary Moore King; and sister, Debra Perkins.
Survivors include children, Christina Rose-Marie Martin and Richard Kyle Lee King both of Azle; grandson, Dakota Montana Green of Fort Carson Army Base, Colorado Springs, Colorado; brothers and sisters, Kenneth King, Teresa Burch, Tina Luma, Rocky King, and Rose Goubeaux; many nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and special friend, Ronald Moore.… Read the rest

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