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Michael McHale 1953-2014

September 10, 2014
Michael McHale 1953-2014

Michael McHale passed away Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014 in Los Angeles.
Funeral service for Michael McHale, age 61, of Jacksonville, was held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014 at Autry Funeral Home Chapel in Frankston with Craig Harris officiating. Interment with Military Honors was at Poynor Cemetery in Poynor.
Pallbearers were provided by the U.S. Air Force.
Visitation was Friday, Sept. 5, with family receiving friends from 6-8 p.m. at Autry Funeral Home in Frankston.… Read the rest

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Jean Thomas 1924 – 2014

September 10, 2014
Jean Thomas 1924 – 2014

Jean Thomas, longtime resident of Knox City, Texas, passed away Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, in Azle, Texas.
Graveside service was held at 10 a.m., Thursday Sept. 4, 2014, at Knox City Cemetery with Rev. Leon Burkham officiating and under the direction of Smith Family Funeral Homes. Visitation  was Wednesday evening, Sept. 3 from 6-7 p.m., at the funeral home in Knox City located at 210 Ave. A.… Read the rest

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Travis Jay Rolfing 1987 – 2014

September 10, 2014
Travis Jay Rolfing 1987 – 2014

Travis Jay Rolfing 26, passed away Saturday Aug. 16, 2014 in Surprise, Arizona.
A memorial service was held for Staff Sergeant Rolfing USAF Aug. 20, 2014 at Luke Air Force Base, Glendale AZ.  Travis was buried with full military honors on Aug. 23, 2014 at the Howell Family Cemetery, Wildcat Springs Ranch Stonewall, Oklahoma.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to http://www.gofundme.com/d6hm6s In Memory of Travis Rolfing.… Read the rest

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Richard Ricky King 1954 – 2014

September 10, 2014
Richard Ricky King 1954 – 2014

Richard Ricky King, 60, born Jan. 22, 1954 passed away Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014.
A visitation was held Friday, Sept. 5, 2014 at White’s Azle Funeral Home.
Richard was preceded in death by his parents, Richard King and Rose-Mary Moore King; and sister, Debra Perkins.
Survivors include children, Christina Rose-Marie Martin and Richard Kyle Lee King both of Azle; grandson, Dakota Montana Green of Fort Carson Army Base, Colorado Springs, Colorado; brothers and sisters, Kenneth King, Teresa Burch, Tina Luma, Rocky King, and Rose Goubeaux; many nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and special friend, Ronald Moore.… Read the rest

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John Raymond Tafoya 1998-2014

September 10, 2014
John Raymond Tafoya 1998-2014

John Raymond Tafoya, 15, a loving son, brother, uncle and friend, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014.
A funeral was held at 11:30 a.m. Monday in Greenwood Chapel. Interment was at 3 p.m. Monday in Holly Hills Memorial Park in Granbury. Visitation was from 4-8 p.m. Sunday at Greenwood.
John Raymond was born Oct. 21, 1998, in Fort Worth.
We love you, John, and you will be missed.… Read the rest

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Frederick Dean Geisler 1929-2014

September 10, 2014
Frederick Dean Geisler 1929-2014

Frederick Dean Geisler, 85, passed away Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014, in Fort Worth, Texas.
Fred will be buried in Fort Logan National Cemetery in Denver, Colorado, next to his wife.
Fred was born in Somerset, Pennsylvania on June 27, 1929, to John Geisler and Velma Smith. He grew up in Somerset and graduated from Somerset High School. He served in the U.S. Army and was a veteran of the Korean War. He married Helen Adzima in 1953 and they had three daughters.… Read the rest

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James “Cannonball” Lawrence 1941-2014

September 10, 2014
James “Cannonball” Lawrence 1941-2014

James “Cannonball” Lawrence, 73, beloved husband, father, brother, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend, passed away Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014, in Fort Worth.
Celebration of life will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday in the chapel of White’s Funeral Home, 105 Denver Trail, Azle.
In lieu of usual remembrances, the Lawrence family suggests contributions in James’s memory to American Heart Association, P.O. Box 840692, Dallas, Texas 75284 or National Kidney Foundation, 30 East 33rd St., New York, NY 10016.… Read the rest

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Pandra L. Teater 1987-2014

September 3, 2014
Pandra L. Teater 1987-2014

Pandra L. Teater, 27, passed away August 31, 2014 in Waco, Texas.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday at White’s Azle Chapel, 105 Denver Trail, Azle. Interment at Azleland Memorial Park.
Visitation from 6 to 8 P.M. Wednesday at White’s Azle Funeral Home.
Pandra was born Jan. 7, 1987 in Azle to A. W. Teater and Tina Louise Oliver Hunter and was raised in Azle.… Read the rest

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Vernelle Thomas 1920-2014

September 3, 2014
Vernelle Thomas 1920-2014

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

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Jackie C. Jackson 1951-2014

August 27, 2014
Jackie C. Jackson 1951-2014

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.

The Azle News,
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