James Scott Woody, lifelong resident of Parker County and great-great-grandson of the original white settlers of this county, Samuel and Hannah Woody, passed from this life on Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015. He was 93 1/2 years old and dearly loved.
The Woody family hopes to continue Scott’s long legacy of love, hard work, strong family ties and faith. Celebration for Scott’s life was held with a visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at White’s Funeral Home in Springtown, 401 N. Main St. The funeral was held at 1:30 p.m. Monday at First Baptist Church of Springtown, 500 N. Main St.… Read the rest
Debbie Paschal, 63, loving mother, grandmother, sister and friend passed away Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015 with her family by her side.
A graveside service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Thursday at Hoggard-Reynolds Cemetery. Visitation from noon to 1 p.m. at White’s Azle Funeral Home.
Debbie was born Sept. 3, 1951 in Fort Worth to James Burton and Mary Ann Paschal. She had lived most of her life in the Azle area.… Read the rest
Dewey Virgil Lamb, 79, retired Baptist minister passed away Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015.
A funeral was held Feb. 13, 2015 at Walnut Creek Baptist Church. Burial at Moore Memorial Gardens in Arlington.
Dewey was born Jan. 25, 1936 in Plainview, Texas. He was a member of Walnut Creek Baptist Church and a volunteer missionary with the Home Mission Board as a consultant in Mission Service Corp. and Life Call Missionary with the Baptist General Convention of Texas. He had pastored churches at Dublin, Deleon, Brownwood, Albany, Abilene, and Eastland.… Read the rest
Velda Jo (Jodie) Mason, 55, of Azle was called to be with the Lord Feb. 6, 2015 at her residence in Pelican Bay.
A memorial will be held Feb. 22, 2015 at 2 pm at the Azle Bus Barn: 348 Central Drive Azle, Texas 76020.
Jodi was born Dec. 22, 1959 in Midland, Texas to Bill and Shirley Whitehead. She was a graduate of Robert E. Lee High School, class of 1978. Jodi worked with the schools most of her life, from Midland to Alvin, to her final home with Azle Independent School District as a school bus driver where she worked for the past 10 years.… Read the rest
Glenda Johnston, 77, a loving wife, sister, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother went to be with the Lord on Feb. 3, 2015. She passed away peacefully at her home in Springtown.
A memorial service to honor the life of Glenda will be held at Alexander’s Midway Funeral home on Monday Feb. 16, at 2 p.m. A graveside service with family at Annis Chapel cemetery.… Read the rest
Lois Eleanor Graham went to be with her Lord on Tuesday, February 3, 2015.
A funeral service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at New Hope Baptist Church. Interment at Damascus Cemetery in Lindale. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at White’s Azle Funeral Home.
Lois was born the eldest daughter of Jarvis and Thelma Hyde on April 19, 1925 in Twinning, Michigan. Lois grew up and graduated high school in Michigan. A work opportunity and a chance for a new life helped Lois choose to make a move to Dallas, Texas where she worked and saved until she was able to enroll at Baylor University.… Read the rest
Guy Anthony Mansell, 69, passed away Thursday, Feb. 5, 2015, at his home in Millsap, after courageously battling cancer.
A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 14, in Biggers Funeral Chapel, with Rev. Howard James and Rev. Harley Martin of Fort Worth officiating. Interment at Mount Olivet Cemetery. Visitation 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 13, at the funeral home.… Read the rest
Brenda G. Scallan, 74, passed away Monday, Feb. 2, 2015 surrounded by her family.
A funeral service was held Friday, Feb. 6 at Holy Redeemer Catholic Community Church in Aledo under the direction of White’s Azle Funeral Home. Interment was in Strong Memorial Cemetery, Slocum.
Brenda was born to the late W. Earl and Ruby D. Garrison, April 19, 1940 in Houston. The family moved to Fort Worth in 1944 where she attended White Settlement Schools making many life long friends. She graduated Brewer High School in 1958.… Read the rest
Ira J. Hart passed away in Baton Rouge, Louisiana Monday Feb. 2, 2015.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be sent to: Lighthouse Fellowship UMC 7200 Robertson Road, Fort Worth, Texas 76135 www.LFwired.org; Community Link Mission 300 Belmont St. Saginaw, TX 76179 www.communitylinkmission.org.
Ira Joe Hart was born in Stamford, Texas to Robert and Elaine Hart on July 20, 1925. His father was a Methodist preacher in west Texas, so he lived in many different small towns as his father was appointed to different congregations during his childhood years. He graduated from Crowell High School and then moved to Tahoka, Texas where he lived with his grandparents while attending Texas Tech.… Read the rest
Hardin E. Miller, 93, of Azle, passed away on Feb. 5, 2015.
Graveside services will be held at Crestview Memorial Park in Wichita Falls, date and time pending.
Hardin was born on Dec. 14 on the family farm in Leeton, Missouri to Russell and Katherine Butcher Miller. Hardin enlisted in the Army Air Corps in 1942 and served in the European Theatre as a B-24 bomber pilot, where he earned the rank of Captain and was awarded a Distinguished Flying Cross.… Read the rest