Barry E. Fitzgerald, 59, was called home early to be with the Lord on Jan. 22, 2016 after a sudden illness.
Visitation and viewing was held from 6-8 p.m. on Monday at Biggers Funeral Home.
Barry lived a full life and was an avid racer at Texas Race Way in Kennedale, Texas. He also loved restoring old muscle cars and won first place showing his 1976 Trans Am this past summer in Springtown.
Barry will always be known as a loving father, grandfather and “POPS”. He will be truly missed by all his family and friends.… Read the rest
Justin “Wally” Cory Linthicum, 27, of Fort Worth, formally of Lipan, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016 in Atlanta, Georgia.
Funeral services were held at 1 p.m., Monday, Jan. 25, 2016 in East Greenwood Cemetery. Visitation was 6-8 p.m., Sunday at Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel.
Wally was born Nov. 21, 1988 in Fort Worth. He was an accomplished contractor who was the proud owner of Pinnacle Painting and Remodeling. Wally was a very devoted son, brother, uncle and to the love of his life, Emily, as well as to all the friends he had. Wally loved to have family and friends over so he could show off his grilling skills.… Read the rest
The family of Clifford John Mitchell is sad to announce his passing on Jan. 1, 2016. He passed peacefully at his home on Cortes Island, British Columbia, Canada.
Flowers gratefully declined. The family has asked that a donation be made to your favorite Veterans charity. A private celebration of life gathering will be held on his birthday.
Cliff was a Chief Warrant Officer 2 in the US Army where he served as a helicopter pilot and was awarded a Purple Heart & Bronze Star for his service in Vietnam.
After returning from Vietnam he started his own business in Ft.… Read the rest
John William “Bill” Lanier, 66, of Azle, a loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather passed away peacefully Jan. 13, 2016 in Azle after a 15-month battle with cancer.
Visitation was held Jan. 14 and funeral service was Jan. 15 at Biggers Funeral Home. Interment was at Azleland Cemetery.
Bill was born March 30, 1949 in Fort Worth and lived in Azle all of his life.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Wanda Ross; step-father, James Ross; father, John Lewis Lanier; step-mother, Mary Lanier and brother, Larry Lanier.
Survivors include; his wife of 46 years, Joretta Lanier of Azle, son, Chad Lanier and wife, Michelle of Bridgeport, daughter, Kristi Edwards and husband, Tommy of Azle, daughter; Dana Lanier of Lake Dallas and brother, Jay Lanier of Azle, grandchildren; Alexandria Halbert and husband Jesse; Koby Lanier, Brayden Hay, Dustyn Edwards, Abbey Edwards, Santana Scroggins and husband Trevor, Cody Anderson and wife Britney, Sean Anderson, Brandon Carey and Kayleigh Carey; great-grandchildren; Hunter Anderson, Masen Halbert, Lorin Scroggins and Madison Halbert.… Read the rest
Cynthia Johnson, 66, left her worldly body and gained her heavenly wings on Sat., Jan. 16, 2016 while visiting in Galveston.
Services will be held at 10 a.m., Friday in Biggers Funeral Chapel. Interment will be at Jaybird Cemetery and visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Thursday at Biggers Funeral Home.
She fought a long battle and never gave up living life to the fullest. She will be missed dearly by her family and friends.
Survivors include husband, Arthur; son, Stan and his companion Leslie; daughter, Jana Johnson; sister, Cecilia Kirby and husband Dale; brothers-in-law, Charles Johnson and wife Diane, and Phillip Summers; grandchildren, Zane Heck and Caraline Doty; niece, Andrea Hamilton; nephews, Larry Kirby and wife, Jen, Gary Kirby and Craig Johnson; a large extended family and many friends.… Read the rest
Donald Scott Hays, 45, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2015.
Memorial services will be held at a later date.
Scott was born in Covington, Kentucky Jan. 27, 1970 to Donald Cornwell and Linda Hays Lutz. He was funny and hard headed, but he always had a genuine smile and a contagious laugh. Scott was proud of his family.
He was a little rough around the edges but he had a good soul and enjoyed life. Scott was one of the good ones. He was proud of his concrete work and loved working with his sons and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his dad.… Read the rest
Diana Lynn Canady, 66, loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2016.
A funeral was held at 11:30 a.m. Monday, Jan. 18 in Greenwood Chapel, 3100 White Settlement Road, Fort Worth 76107, with interment following at Azleland Memorial Park. Visitation was from 6-8 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 17 at Greenwood.
Survivors include her husband, Steve Statler; daughter and son-in-law Melissa Lindsey and husband, Scott; son and daughter-in-law Charles Myers and wife Tammy; daughter Kymberli Myers; grandchildren Ashley Myers, Kyla Myers, Marissa Myers, Dalton Lindsey, and Colby Lindsey; step-grandchildren Kyle Thornton and Haley Nebben; great-grandchild Audray Herdje; sister-in-law Janice Downs; and niece Jamie Barkley.… Read the rest
Doris Jean Andrews, 43, a loving mother, went to be with her heavenly Father Friday, Jan. 8, 2016.
Services were held Saturday, Jan. 16, 2016 at the First Assembly Of God of Church in Azle under the direction of White’s Azle Funeral Home. Interment was at White Rose Cemetery, Wills Point.
Doris was born Jan. 12, 1972 to Paul and Georgie Bridges Hoskins.
She was a school teacher at Keller ISD.
Doris was preceded in death by her parents.
Survivors include daughters, Hope Boykin, Rachel Boykin and Katie Jo Andrews.
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James W. Cannon, 81, passed away, Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2016 in Fort Worth.
Funeral services were held Monday, Jan. 18, 2016 at Alexander’s Midway Funeral Home with burial immediately following at Veal Station Cemetery.
James was born March 18, 1934 in Tioga, to Vancel Baron and Dorothy Cook Cannon.
His parents preceded him in death along with his sisters, Bonnie Hinkle and Peggy West.
Survivors include his devoted wife of 59 years, Bessie; children, J.V. Cannon and wife, Janet, Johnny Cannon and wife, Carla, J. Robert Cannon and wife, Shelly and Kim Bales and husband, David; 11 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren.… Read the rest
Charles Lewis Daniel, 82 passed away on Jan. 12, 2016. A memorial service was held Jan. 19, 2016, at Oasis Church, 801 S. Collins, Arlington, Texas.
He was a 29 year employee of IBM, a Master Mason in the Masonic Lodge and an USAF veteran.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Forrest and his, son, Marvin.
Survivors include his wife, Misty-Mae Daniel; daughters, Rene Daniel and AmberLee Johnson; step-daughters, Angela Hempel, Tamee Beers, Lori Johnson, and Brenda Farmer; brother, Walter Daniel; sisters, Mary Chumney and Inez Sellers; and 19 grandchildren.
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