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James David “Smitty” Smith 1953-2014

August 13, 2014
James David “Smitty” Smith 1953-2014

James David Smith, 60, went home to be with the Lord, Friday, Aug. 8, 2014 with his family at his side.
A memorial will be held at 2 p.m., Saturday at Outreach of Love Church, Springtown.
James was born, Sept. 24, 1953 in Winnsboro, Louisiana, to James Rudolph and Nell Brewster Smith.
He worked as a tool and cutter grinder with 38 years experience in the Oilfield industry, General Dynamics and retired from Bell Helicopter.… Read the rest

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Merritt Bunyard 1944-2014

August 13, 2014
Merritt Bunyard 1944-2014

Merritt Bunyard, 69, went home Sunday, July 27 to be with his heavenly father.
A memorial will be held at a future date.
He was born in Roff, Oklahoma. His life was centered around his sister, Lora McGinty and his four-legged best buddies. He was a longtime employee at Russell Feed and Supply in Azle.
Surviors include his sister, Lora McGinty of Springtown; one daughter, Kathleen Chambers of Garland; two grandsons; two nephews (Packy McGinty and Jimmy Lorimer) and many friends and customers in Azle, Springtown and DFW metro area.… Read the rest

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Lucy Barrier 1916-2014

August 13, 2014
Lucy Barrier 1916-2014

Lucy Barrier, 98, of Azle passed away Sunday, Aug. 10, 2014, at Azle Manor.
Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, at Ridge Park Cemetery in Hillsboro with Mr. David Snipes officiating. Visitation will be from 9:30-10:30 a.m. Friday at Marshall & Marshall Funeral Directors in Hillsboro.
Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.  Condolences may be made at www.marshallandmarshallfd.com.… Read the rest

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Jerry Don Morrow 1944-2014

August 13, 2014
Jerry Don Morrow 1944-2014

Jerry Don Morrow, 69, passed away Friday, Aug. 8, 2014.
Jerry was born Nov. 12, 1944 to R.E. and Vivian Morrow. He grew up in Bowie and graduated from Bowie High School. He recently retired from Triumph Industries. In his spare time, he enjoyed raising and showing dairy goats.
Jerry was preceded in death by his parents.
Survivors include wife of 20 years, Ginger Morrow; children, Joel Morrow, Tommy Morrow and wife, Jamie, Cindy Bell and husband, Chad, and Karmen Wilkerson and husband, Tyler; 8 grandchildren; and sister, Wanda Cook and husband, Jack.… Read the rest

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Betty Urbanek 1929 – 2014

August 6, 2014
Betty Urbanek 1929 – 2014

Betty Urbanek, 84, of Azle, passed away peacefully on Sunday, Aug. 3 at her daughter’s home in Canyon, Texas under the care of Southwest Hospice. Family members were present at her passing.
Services are scheduled at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014 at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Azle with Pastor Craig Schinnerer officiating. Pallbearers will be grandsons. Burial will be in Azle Cemetery.  Arrangements are by Alexander’s Midway Funeral Home of Springtown.… Read the rest

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James “Ed” Ramsey 1945 – 2014

August 6, 2014
James “Ed” Ramsey 1945 – 2014

James “Ed” Ramsey, 69 passed away, Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014 surrounded by those who loved him.
Graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Springtown Cemetery.
Visitation from 6-8 p.m. Thursday at Alexander’s Midway.
Ed was born March 27, 1945 in Sulpher Springs to James Glenn and Bonnie Bess Lunceford Ramsey. He was a carpenter by trade.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sister, Gloria and brother, Larry.… Read the rest

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Jeffery Michael Fowler 2014

August 6, 2014
Jeffery Michael Fowler 2014

Jeffery Michael Fowler 53, passed away July 30, 2014 in Arlington, after a battle from a long term illness.
Memorial services to be held at a later date.
Jeff resided in Reno for many years before moving to Arlington. He was an avid fisherman as well as having a great talent with woodworking.
Survivors include two sons, John and Cody Fowler, two sisters, Tammy Blevins and Michele Cranford; parents, Charles and Barbara Fowler, the love and companion of his life Cindy Haxton; multiple grandchildren, cousins, aunts, uncles and a great amount of friends who will miss him dearly.… Read the rest

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Jimmie Jolene Dombrovski 1947 – 2014

July 30, 2014
Jimmie Jolene Dombrovski 1947 – 2014

Jimmie Jolene Dombrovski, 66, died Sunday, July 27, 2014, with her family by her side in Fort Worth. Visitation will be from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 30, at Melton-Kitchens Funeral Home. Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, July 31, at First United Methodist Church in Breckenridge, followed by burial at Harpersville Cemetery under the direction of Melton-Kitchens Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made in Jolene’s name to the Stephens County Animal Shelter.… Read the rest

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Grace E. Jones 1923-2014

July 30, 2014
Grace E. Jones 1923-2014

Grace E. Jones, 91, passed away Monday, July 21, 2014.
Graveside services were held  Thursday, July 24th at Azleland Memorial Park under the direction of White’s Azle Funeral Home.
Grace was born Jan. 10,1923 in Noble County, Indiana, where most of her life was spent with beloved husband, George “Bill” Jones who preceded her in death in 2005.
After spending her working career in Indiana supporting a farming operation and working for General Electric Co. for 35 years, they retired to Azle for the remainder of her cherished life where they enjoyed the fellowship of friends, family and church activities.… Read the rest

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Beulah Mae Johnson 1914-2014

July 30, 2014
Beulah Mae Johnson 1914-2014

Beulah Mae Johnson, 99, passed away Monday, July 21, 2014, in Fort Worth.
A funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday in Biggers Funeral Chapel. Interment at Greenwood Memorial Park. The family will receive friends 2 p.m. until service time.
Beulah Mae Phillips was born Aug. 22, 1914, in Decatur to Earl and Mae Phillips. Her father passed away when she was quite young in a pneumonia epidemic. She graduated from high school in Decatur and she and her mother moved to Fort Worth where she attended Brantley Draughon Business College.… Read the rest

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