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Camille Marie Brace 1928 – 2017

March 1, 2017
Camille Marie Brace 1928 – 2017

Camille Marie Thomas Brace passed away on Feb. 23, 2017 in Houston, Texas.
The family received friends from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., on Monday, Feb. 27, 2017 at Forest Park Lawndale Funeral home. A funeral service was held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb.28, followed by interment at Forest Park Lawndale Cemetery.
In lieu of customary remembrances, donations may be made to the American Heart Association, http://www.heart.org/HEARTORG/
Camille was born on July 29, 1928 in Saginaw, Michigan. After a short career as a telephone operator, she met and married Douglas Brace in 1950 and they moved to Houston.
Camille was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother.… Read the rest

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Marilyn Lou Martin 1942 – 2017

February 22, 2017
Marilyn Lou Martin 1942 – 2017

Marilyn Lou White Martin, 74, a loving mother, sister and grandmother passed away, Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017 at a Fort Worth hospital.
Visitation is from 6 to 8 p.m., Wednesday at Alexander’s Midway Funeral Home, Springtown.
Marilyn was born April 4, 1942 in Little Rock, Arkansas to Edgar Hayden and Pansie Viola Bates White. They both preceded her in death along with her brother, Alton White and grandson, Dustin Martin.
She is survived by her husband, Manuel Alvarado; her children, Eddie Martin, Laura Fager and husband, Mark, Billy Martin, Rob Martin-Hart and husband, Brett and Robin Barker-Castillo and husband, Jerry; brother Earl White and wife, Betty; sister, Cathi Pierpont; grandchildren, Brandon and Alicia Barker, Jimmy and Collin Fager and T.J.… Read the rest

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Cathy Louise Ramos 1974 – 2017

February 22, 2017
Cathy Louise Ramos 1974 – 2017

Cathy Louise Ramos, 42, loving wife, best mom and best friend, passed away Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017.
Service is at 12 p.m. Saturday at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church.
Interment is at Azleland Memorial Park immediately following the service.
Visitation is from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at White’s Azle Funeral Home.
Cathy Louise Ramos was born Sept. 13, 1974 in Dallas to Mark David Cox and Louise Rhodes Norfleet.
She dearly loved her family, watching NASCAR and beating her husband at Fantasy Football.
Cathy was a social butterfly at every VW event. She loved gatherings with friends and family and going on road trips.… Read the rest

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Edith Schellhase Fourton 1931 – 2017

February 22, 2017
Edith Schellhase Fourton 1931 – 2017

Edith Schellhase Fourton passed away peacefully on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017.
Graveside services were held at Center Point Cemetery on Friday, Feb. 17, 2017 at 11:30 a.m. Arrangements are through Wright’s Funeral Parlor in Kerrville, Texas.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests a donation to the charity of your choice. The family invites you to send condolences to wrightsfuneralparlor.net
The family sincerely appreciates the love and kindness of neighbors and friends in Azle. Without their compassion and assistance Edith could not have stayed at home.
Edith was born in George West, Texas on Aug. 14, 1931 to Alex and Helen Schellhase.… Read the rest

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Roger Lee Alexander 1963 – 2017

February 22, 2017
Roger Lee Alexander 1963 – 2017

Roger Lee Alexander, 54, a loving and funny, brother, nephew and uncle Rogie, passed away unexpectedly, Friday, Feb. 17, 2017 at home.
Visitation is from 6 to 8 p.m., Friday, Feb. 24, 2017 at Alexander’s Midway Funeral Home, Springtown.
Roger Lee was born Feb. 9, 1963, in Merkel to James Rolene Jr., and Norma Jean Faubion Alexander. They preceded him in death.
Roger was a graduate of Castleberry High School. He enjoyed tinkering with cars, was a talented auto painter working for Jack Williams Auto and later for himself. Recently, he worked as a pre-need counselor and assistant to his brother in the funeral industry.… Read the rest

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Michael Wayne Parten 1951 – 2017

February 22, 2017
Michael Wayne Parten 1951 – 2017

Michael Wayne Parten, 65, passed away Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017.
Graveside service is at 12:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 24, 2017 at Ash Creek Cemetery.
Visitation is from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Friday prior to the service at White’s Azle Funeral Home.
Michael was born Sept. 18, 1951 in Fort Worth to Dewitt and Wanda Padgett Parten.
He graduated from Azle High School in 1969. Michael enjoyed sports, listening to loud rock and roll music, and was a collector of coins, Avon, Marilyn Monroe and Star Wars memorabilia. Michael worked for 20 plus years at a Volkswagen of America Corporation. He was a person who always helped anyone in need.… Read the rest

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Dan J. Rambo 1935 – 2017

February 22, 2017
Dan J. Rambo 1935 – 2017

Dan J. Rambo was born on June 2, 1935, in Fort Smith, Arkansas and passed away peacefully at his home on Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Marty Leonard Chapel, 3131 Sanguinet St., Fort Worth, TX 76107.
Should friends desire, donations may be made in his honor to SPCA or Humane Society.
Dan earned a Masters of Regional Planning from the University of North Carolina in 1966; a Bachelor of Architecture from Texas A&M in 1958 and graduated from Arlington Heights High School in 1953. He was a passionate lover of animals; especially dogs.… Read the rest

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Sammie Jane (Hannie) Watson 1938 – 2017

February 15, 2017
Sammie Jane (Hannie) Watson 1938 – 2017

On Jan. 30, 2017, the Lord welcomed Sammie Jane (Hannie) Watson, a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, sister and aunt, home to join her loving husband and other family members in heaven.
Service will be a celebration of her life at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017 at Biggers Funeral Chapel.
Sammie was born on May 10, 1938 in Fort Worth to Bud and Jane Hannie. She married Donald Carol Watson on April 22, 1955 in Saginaw. Sammie and Don raised their family in Azle where she operated Sammie Watson Real Estate until her retirement. After retiring, they enjoyed spending time in Gunnison,, Colorado and Rockport in South Texas.… Read the rest

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Brian George Pitney 1960 – 2017

February 15, 2017
Brian  George Pitney 1960 – 2017

Brian George Pitney of Springtown, Texas passed away on Feb. 9, 2017.
Brian was born May 12, 1960 to his parents, Louis Arthur Pitney and Norma Lillian Burrell in Pacific Grove, California.
Brian leaves behind his daughter, April Pitney, son-in-law, Larry Sullivan, grandsons; Eric Pitney, Jeremiah Pitney and Jake Sullivan; sister, Jane Roberts along with many other loving family and friends.
The Azle News,
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Clyde James Vandergriff 1970 – 2017

February 15, 2017
Clyde James Vandergriff 1970 – 2017

Clyde James Vandergriff, Jr. “C. J.” passed into the loving arms of his heavenly father Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017.
Services for C. J. will be held Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017 at 2 p.m. in the Callaway-Allee Memorial Chapel with Pastor Wayne Irwin of the Torchlight Community Church, of Crockett and Pastor Luis Febus of Standing In The Sun of San Antonio will be officiating. The family will receive friends for visitation Friday, Feb. 17, 2017 from 6-8 p.m. Interment to follow in the V.A. Cemetery. Online condolences may be made at www.callawayallee.com.Callaway-Allee Funeral Home, 700 East Houston Ave.,Crockett, Texas 75835; 936-544-2244 office.… Read the rest

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