Helen Claudine Edans, 81, passed into the loving arms of Jesus on Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2015.
Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. on Monday at First Baptist Church of Lakeside, 8801 Jacksboro Hwy., Lakeside, 76135. Interment: Oaklawn Cemetery in Decatur. Visitation was 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday at Biggers Funeral Home, 6100 Azle Ave., Lake Worth.
Claudine was born Aug. 8, 1934, in Decatur to Floyd and Vergia Moore. She married Jack Edans on July 20, 1950. She was a devoted Christian, wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Her love for the Lord, her husband and two sons was unwavering.… Read the rest
Sonya Tetens passed away Dec. 22, 2015, in Azle, Texas.
Funeral services were held Monday, Dec. 28, 2015 at Azleland Cemetery Chapel under the direction of Roberts Family Affordable Funeral Home and Azleland Cemetery.
Sonya was born Dec. 19, 1960 in Fort Worth, Texas to Billy Frank and Nancy Tetens.
Sonya is preceded in death by her father Billy and her husband Jimmy “Bo” Stacy.
Survivors include her mother, Nancy, two sons, Donald and Billy Sweeney and a step-daughter Tammy Stacy-Boyd. Sonya has two granddaughters, Alicia and Taylor Sweeney and three grandsons Colin Poe and Jacob and Cayden Sweeney.… Read the rest
James “Jimmy” Carter, 77 passed away on Dec. 18, 2015.
Visitation will be held at Azleland Chapel from 2-3 p.m., on Dec. 30, 2015. Funeral service will follow at 3 p.m.
Jimmy was born in Decatur, Texas, on May 14, 1938 to his parents, Roy and Lorene. He met Diane in 1964, and they finally married on Dec. 7, 1996. Jimmy served in the U.S. Army from 1961-1967 as a Staff Sargent in Thailand.
Survivors include his wife, Diane; brother, Gary Goree; brother-in-law, Sonny; grandchildren, Wes, Michael, Heather, Aletha, Doug, and Josh.
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Alice Noles, 69, passed away peacefully in her sleep, after a six year illness, on Friday, Dec. 18, 2015.
Memorial services will be held Saturday Jan. 2, 2016 at 2 p.m. at Azleland Cemetery.
Alice was preceded in death by her grandson Tyler, and her brother.
Survivors include Rick Noles, husband of 50 years; two children, Ronnie and Michele; grandchildren, Mathew, Madison, and Jordan; two sisters and four brothers.
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A longtime member of the Azle community, Jessie Ruth died Dec. 7, 2015 after a long struggle with cancer.
Memorial services will be held Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2016 at 1p.m. with a gathering afterwards at Eagle Mountain Methodist Church, 7955 Reed Rd., Azle.
She was born Dec. 21, 1942 in Graham, Texas to Robert L. Lyles and Annie Irene Lyles. For more than forty years she was an active member of the Azle Community. Her activities included being a long time volunteer at the In as Much Food Pantry, a member of the Eagle Mountain Church as well as a former children’s advocate for CASA in the Weatherford area.… Read the rest
Reverend Stanley Warren Geisler passed away on Dec. 16, 2015 in his Fort Worth home at age 76.
A memorial service was held on Saturday, Dec.19 at Light of the World Lutheran Church in Fort Worth.
Memorial donations can be made to Light of the World Church, 8750 Old Denton Rd., Fort Worth, TX 76244.
Pastor Stan served in the Lutheran Church for over 50 years, 26 of which were at Good Shepherd in Azle. His passion in life was family, travel, and serving others in Christ.
Be faithful, even to the point of death, and I will give you the Crown of Life.… Read the rest
Eureta “Reta” Nance, 79, passed away Saturday, Dec. 12, 2015 surrounded by her loving family.
Services will be 10 a.m. Thursday at Ash Creek Baptist Church, 300 S.
Stewart, Azle, 76020, under the direction of White’s Azle Funeral Home. Interment in Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery. Visitation from 9 to 10 a.m. at the church.
Reta was born Aug. 5, 1936 to Erma and Jay Jackson in Hollis Oklahoma. She met and married Val on March 9, 1957 and they raised two sons together. She received her B. A. degree majoring in Arts and Education.
Eureta was certified to teach and taught in both private and public schools in Texas for 37 years.… Read the rest
Michael Kevin Marr, 51, passed away Thursday, December 10, 2015.
A memorial service was held Monday, Dec. 14, 2015 at the Azle VFW.
In lieu of flowers, please bring donations to the memorial service for the Patriot House Transitional Housing for Veterans of Fort Worth.
Mike was born Dec. 29, 1963 in Tecumseh, Michigan. He enlisted in the U.S. Navy and retired after many years of service. After retiring, he still worked closely with the Navy as an aircraft mechanic.
Mike loved all sports, but especially boating, golfing and NASCAR. He had a great sense of humor and touched many people’s lives.… Read the rest
Anna Lee Moreman, 84, passed away Thursday Dec. 10, 2015 at her home.
Graveside service were held 10:30 a.m. Monday at Azleland Memorial Park. A private viewing was held Sunday at Biggers Funeral Home.
Anna was born July 11, 1931 in Enid, Okla. to Fred and Ruth Fales. She was a longtime area resident and member of Ash Creek Baptist Church.
Survivors include daughter, Sharon Brewer; 8 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren, and 6 great-great-grandchildren.
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