Vernelle Thomas, 94, loving mother, grandmother and faithful friend, passed away Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014.
A graveside service was held at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at Bluebonnet Hills Memorial Park, 5725 Colleyville Blvd., under the direction of White’s Azle Funeral Home.
In lieu of the usual remembrances, donations may be made to the Humane Society of North Texas or the Azle Animal Shelter.
Vernelle Thomas was born May 17, 1920 to Harry Lee and Mamie Letitia Warren Thomas in Fort Worth.… Read the rest
Jackie C. Jackson, 63, passed away Monday, Aug. 25, 2014.
Jackie was born Jan. 18, 1951, in Fort Worth to Troy and Charlene Jackson.
Survivors include wife, Patricia Jackson; sons, Jackie Lee Jackson, Leland Markum, Douglas Markum, Richard Jackson; 15 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and sisters, Belinda, Teresa, Alice, Kathy, Charlotte and Tonia.
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Aug. 27, 2014 Edition… Read the rest
Richard (Devin) O’Dom, 53, of Azle passed away, on Aug. 21, 2014 peacefully at his home.
In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting that donations be made to St. Jude Research Hospital.
Devin was born to the late Clyde (David) O’Dom and Rosalie O’Dom of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
Survivors include daughter, Roxann Whitwell and her husban Bryan; granddaughter, Landon Sky Nacole of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; son, Dalton of Arlington; two brothers, David O’Dom and wife Sherry of Azle, Darren O’Dom and wife Simone of Memphis, Tennessee; sister, Sabrina and husband Don Rodgers of Chandler, Arizona.… Read the rest
Georgia Ellen Reynolds, 74, florist and devoted mother and wife, passed away Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014 in Fort Worth.
Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday Aug. 26, 2014 at Azleland Cemetery.
Mrs. Reynolds was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Mrs. Reynolds was preceded in death by her parents, Glenn and Beatrice Snider; and her son, David Rueb.
Survivors include her husband Don; daughter, Pam Neighbors of Azle; one grandson and three great-grandchildren.… Read the rest
Stephen Marvin “Steve” Taber, 68, a retired master sergeant police officer for White Settlement went to be with our Lord, Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014 at his home in Azle.
No services are scheduled.
Steve was born on Nov. 22, 1945 to Edmond and Willie (Cummings) Roberts in Azle, Texas. He was united in marriage to Karen Brown on Jan. 9, 1986 in White Settlement. He graduated from Azle High School and was a veteran of the Air Force Reserves.… Read the rest
Eddie Conkling, 77, of Azle took a rose to Jesus on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014.
A loving and private ceremony was held at Eddie’s bedside with scripture, prayer, and song. Cremation was provided by Alexander’s Midway Funeral Home, Springtown.
Eddie was born Sept. 9, 1936 in Burkburnett to Howard Edward Conkling and Helen Ruth King Conkling. He attended Wichita Falls High School and Midwestern University in Wichita Falls.… Read the rest
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
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
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
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