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Hazel Lucille Carpenter 1932-2014

August 27, 2014
Hazel Lucille Carpenter 1932-2014

Hazel Lucille Carpenter, 82, passed away Thursday, Aug.  7, 2014, at her home in Springtown, Texas.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 6, at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 2127 Skyline Drive, Fort Worth, TX.
Memorial donations can be made to Christian Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses, Disaster Relief Fund, 25 Columbia Heights, New York, NY 11201.
Hazel was born April 30, 1932 in Landis, North Carolina. She was a loving wife and mother, skillful homemaker, artist, business woman and author.… Read the rest

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Shirley Jean Lowery 1941-2014

August 20, 2014
Shirley Jean Lowery 1941-2014

Shirley Jean Lowery, 72, passed away Aug. 1, 2014 at home.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014 in Alexander’s Midway Chapel, Springtown.
Shirley was born Dec. 5, 1941 in Gatesville to Calvin and Vera Cooper Price.
They both preceded her in death along with her sisters, Linda and Chris; and granddaughter, Zotae.
Surviors include her husband, Wayne Lowery; daughter, Regina Alexander and husband, Robert; son, Craig Oliver; siblings, Ronnie, LaDonna, Brenda, Rhonda, Tommy and Terry; three grandchildren and two great grandchildren, all of which will miss her deeply.… Read the rest

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Gracie Smith 1932-2014

August 20, 2014
Gracie Smith 1932-2014

Gracie Smith, 82, loving mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend, passed away Thursday, Aug. 14, 2014.
Services were held  Monday, Aug. 18 at New Hope Baptist Church, under the direction of White’s Azle Funeral Home. Burial followed in Pleasant Grove No. 2 Cemetery in Keeter.
Gracie was born Jan. 13, 1932, in Monterrey, Mexico, daughter of the late Jose Lopez Hickman and Eva Montellano De Lopez. She was a longtime resident of the Azle area and was a member of New Hope Baptist Church for many years.… Read the rest

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Bessie Lou Seaberry 1923-2014

August 20, 2014
Bessie Lou Seaberry 1923-2014

Bessie Lou Seaberry, 91, passed away peacefully on Friday, Aug. 1, 2014 in Azle.
Funeral services were held on Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014 at Ash Creek Baptist Church under the direction of White’s Azle Funeral Home. Burial followed in Ash Creek Cemetery.
Bessie Lou was born June 18, 1923 in Parker County to the late Gussie Centennial and Bessie Woody Tucker. Lou, and her five sisters, Marguerite, Maureen, Ruth, Martha, and her twin, Sue were affectionately known as the “Tucker girls”.… Read the rest

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Oleta Faye Miller 2014

August 20, 2014

Oleta Faye Miller, 92,  passed away Saturday, Aug. 16, 2014.
Visitation will be Friday, Aug. 22 at 5 p.m. at Azleland Chapel. Funeral services will be held at 10 am Saturday at Jaybird Cemetery.
Mrs. Miller was born in Reno and graduated from Azle High School. She was in retail sales for department stores. She was a member of the Oddfellows.
Mrs. Miller was preceded in death by her mother Maude and her father Emmett Cox and her daughter Shirley Carol Cox.… Read the rest

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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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