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Billy Creel 1932-2015

August 19, 2015
Billy Creel 1932-2015

Billy Creel, 83, proud Korean War Veteran, passed away peacefully with his family by his side Wednesday, August 12, 2015. Per Billy’s request no service is scheduled.
In lieu of flowers the family would like donations in Billy’s name made to the Salvation Army.
Billy was born in Weatherford to Leroy and Bertha Jackson Creel Feb. 25, 1932. He was employed with Bell Helicopter for 28 years.
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Jackie Bills 1934-2015

August 19, 2015
Jackie Bills 1934-2015

Jackie Bills, 80, surrounded by family, passed from this life on August 9, 2015.
A graveside service will be in Roswell, New Mexico, August 28.
The family asks in lieu of flowers that donations be made to First Baptist Church, PO Box 38, Perrin, Texas 76486.
Jackie was born Sept. 7, 1934 in Stephenville, Texas to Tim and Grace Gray. In 1951, she married Bill Brewer, who preceded her in death. In 1959, Jackie married Luther “Buddy” Bills in Roswell, New Mexico. She worked in various office positions. After retiring, Jackie loved living full-time in their RV, spending summers working in Yellowstone National Park.… Read the rest

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Roy G. Vardeman 1927-2015

August 19, 2015
Roy G. Vardeman 1927-2015

Roy G. Vardeman, 88, was called home on Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015. He is now walking with Jesus.
A graveside service was held at 2 p.m. Tuesday in Ash Creek Cemetery. Visitation was from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at Biggers Funeral Home.
Roy was born July 8, 1927, in Bangs to Willie and Fatima Vardeman. He was a disabled veteran of World War II. He moved to Fort Worth in 1948 and retired from General Dynamics after 42 years.
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Raymond Higgins 2015

August 19, 2015
Raymond Higgins 2015

Raymond Higgins, 81, passed away Saturday, August 15, 2015.
A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday in White’s Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation will be held from 6 – 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Mr. Higgins was not an ordinary man, he adopted every person, or animal that needed a loving hand. He knew no stranger; he embraced everyone into his home. He did not know the poor, because as long as he had a dollar, so did they.
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Bobbie Lou Warick 2015

August 19, 2015

Bobbie Lou Warick, 73, passed away Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015.
Inurnment will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 20, in Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery.
Bobbie was born in Colorado Springs, Colorado to Robert Albert and Alice Adelia Webb Ulwelling.
Bobbie was predeceased by her husband, George; and parents, Robert and Alice Ulwelling.
Survivors include sister, Alice Colton; and nephew, Allen Luck.

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Paul Bryant Washburn 1927-2015

August 19, 2015
Paul Bryant Washburn 1927-2015

Paul Bryant Washburn, 87, passed away Monday, Aug. 17, 2015.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at White’s Azle Funeral Home, 105 Denver Trail, Azle. Interment will be held at Azleland Cemetery. Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday at White’s Funeral Home.
Paul was born Sept. 2, 1927, in Boyd to Lawrence and Mary Kate Washburn. He served in the United States Marine Corps during World War II. He married his soul mate, Naomi Wright, on Dec. 31, 1951, and together they made a family. Paul and Naomi owned a beauty shop attached to their home and Paul also worked for General Dynamics as an aircraft and railroad mechanic.… Read the rest

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Ted Gerald Wright 1958-2015

August 19, 2015
Ted Gerald Wright 1958-2015

Ted Gerald Wright, 57, passed away into the arms of the Lord on August 11, 2015.
A private memorial service will be held at a later date.
Ted was born June 15, 1958 in Pasadena, Texas to Jerry H. and Donna J. Wright. He was a painter by trade and worked at several hospitals in Fort Worth. Ted was a loving person who never met a stranger and was always willing to reach out and lend a helping hand. He liked to fish, tend to his garden, and most of all was devoted to his dog, Beau. The family would like to thank the staff in ICU at JPS Hospital for the outstanding care they provided for him.… Read the rest

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Julain Mitchell Badillo 2015

August 12, 2015
Julain Mitchell Badillo 2015

Julain Mitchell Badillo, 28, passed away on August 7, 2015.
A visitation service will be held on Thursday, at Northwest Bible Church, from 5-8 p.m., with a rosary service at 7 p.m.. A service will be held on Friday, at Northwest Bible Church, at 11 a.m., under the direction of Roberts Family Affordable Funeral Home.
Julain was a devoted Christian, and a very caring, loving and respectful person. He loved poetry.
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Genell Elliott Kearney 1917-2015

August 12, 2015
Genell Elliott Kearney 1917-2015

Genell Elliott Kearney, 98, passed away Tuesday, July 28, 2015. Graveside services were held at 10 a.m., Wednesday, August 5, 2015 in Jaybird Cemetery.
Genell was born May 29, 1917 to Frank Westmoreland and Elsie Mae Headdy Elliott.
Genell was preceded in death by her two husbands, Robert G. Kearney, Jr. and Lincoln E. Cole; her parents; daughter-in-law, Patricia; and siblings, Winfred, Lorean, Herman, Catherine, Leota, James, Charles, Paul and Erma.
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Ruth F. Turnage 2015

August 12, 2015
Ruth F. Turnage 2015

Ruth F. Turnage, 84, of Azle, Texas, went to be with the Lord on August 6, 2015.
Graveside services were held on Monday, August 10, 2015, at 10 a.m. at Azleland Memorial Park and Cemetery.
Memorial donations can be contributed to Azle Fire Department.
Ruth and Calvin were the proud owners of Southern Belle Restaurant from 1989-2013.
Ruth was preceded in death by her son, Richard, her sisters, Betty Osborne and Doris Walker, and her brother, Alfred Heffington.
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