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Donald Raymond Haywood 1930-2014

January 7, 2015

Donald Raymond Haywood, 84, went to be with the Lord on Monday, Dec. 30, 2014, peacefully at home after a long illness.
Donald was born July 7, 1930 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania., but was raised in Washington, Pennsylvania. Before his retirement, he was self-employed as a hypnotherapist, where he specialized in clinical and scientific hypnosis. He spent the last 30 years of his life as a resident of Springtown.… Read the rest

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Iris Johnson 1952-2014

January 7, 2015
Iris Johnson 1952-2014

Iris Johnson, 62, passed away, Saturday, Jan. 3, 2015.
A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m., Thursday at Goshen Cemetery, Springtown. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m., Wednesday at Alexander’s Midway, Springtown.
Iris was born July 17, 1952 in Altus, Oklahoma to Alvin Conroe and Frances Dvorak Martin.
They both preceded her in death along with one brother, Alvin Danny Martin.
Survivors include husband, Duane Johnson; children, Shalyn Johnson and Jerry (Betty) Pratt, Jr.; siblings, Georgia (John) Coffman, Tina (Jim) Graham, Juanita Martin, Joyce (Rickey) Levings, Jerry (Tenna) Martin, Betty (Robert) Schlee and Donald Martin; grandchildren, McKynzee Shyanne, Stephanie and Katrina.… Read the rest

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Pamela Anne Morgan 1943-2014

January 7, 2015
Pamela Anne Morgan 1943-2014

 Pamela Anne Morgan, 72, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2014, after a long, well-fought battle with cancer.
A memorial service was held  Sunday, Dec. 28 at Westworth Church of Christ.
Pamela was born Nov. 18, 1943. She was a loving daughter, sister, wife; mothers and grandmother.
Pamela was preceded in death by her parents, Bill and Jean Wheeler; and sister, Diane of Clearwater, Florida.… Read the rest

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Bradley Clayton Bettis 1974-2014

December 30, 2014
Bradley Clayton Bettis 1974-2014

Bradley Clayton Bettis, 40, passed away Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014, in Azle.
A funeral service was held at 1 p.m. Monday, Dec. 29, at Ash Creek Baptist Church. Interment at Greenwood Memorial Park. The family received friends from 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday at Biggers Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a fund established for Bradley and Addy Kate Bettis at The National Bank of Texas in Azle.… Read the rest

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Mary M. Docktor 1932-2014

December 30, 2014
Mary M. Docktor 1932-2014

Mary M. Docktor, 82, passed away Monday, Dec. 22, 2014 with her loving family by her side.
Funeral service was held at 2 p.m. Saturday in White’s Azle Chapel, Azle.  Interment at Annis Chapel Cemetery. Visitation was from 1 p.m. until service time.
Mary was born Dec. 19, 1932 in Lampasas to the late Jesse Leon and Ida Elizabeth Covalt Richey. She loved her children and grandchildren; they were her life. Mary also enjoyed listening to all kinds of music and bowling. She lived in Houston until she married Bobby Gene Docktor, Sr. on Aug. 26, 1949.… Read the rest

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Lawrence E. Alexander 1953-2014

December 30, 2014
Lawrence E. Alexander 1953-2014

Lawrence E. Alexander, 61, a loving husband, father, brother and grandfather, went home to be with his Lord, Thursday, Dec. 25, 2014.
A funeral service was held at 11 a.m., Tuesday in Alexander’s Midway Chapel, Springtown. Visitation was from 6 to 8 p.m., Monday at the funeral home. Burial immediately following the service at Jay Bird Cemetery.
Lawrence was born in Waxahachie, Sept. 28, 1953 to J.T. Alexander and Betty Compton Robinson. They both preceded him in death.… Read the rest

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Leia Reese Goldstein 2014

December 30, 2014

Leia Reese Goldstein, an infant, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2014.
A funeral service was held at 11 a.m. Tuesday in White’s Azle Chapel.
Leia was born Oct. 22, 2014 to James Allen and Taniva Kay Goldstein in Fort Worth. Although she was only here for a little while, she will remain in our hearts forever.
Survivors include parents, Taniva Kay and James Allen Goldstein of Fort Worth; sister, Taylor Claire Goldstein; grandparents, David and Donnette Ellis of Weatherford, James and Lonnie Stack of Fort Worth and Steve and Andrea Goldstein of Corpus Christi; many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.… Read the rest

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Mike Stephens 1949-2014

December 22, 2014
Mike Stephens 1949-2014

Mike Stephens, 65, a loving husband, father, brother and grandfather, passed away, Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014.
A funeral service was held Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014 at Alexander’s Midway Funeral Home.
Mike was born Aug. 13, 1949, in Mineral Wells to Francis Leland and Lola Mae Modral Stephens.
He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Billy Bozell. Survivors include wife, Robbie Eller; children, Clay Stephens and wife, Tara, Michael Stephens and wife, Renee, Cortney Hair and husband, J.R., Brandy Cerveny and Nikki Martinez and husband, Ricky; brother, Steve Stephens and wife, Nancy; sisters, Judy Headrick and Julie Hicks and husband, Greg; and 14 grandchildren.… Read the rest

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Alicia M Zapata 1927-2014

December 22, 2014
Alicia M Zapata 1927-2014

Alicia M. Zapata passed away on Dec. 12 in Azle.  A memorial service was held  Monday, Dec. 22 at Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Azle.   Internment was Tuesday, Dec. 23 at DFW National Cemetery, arrangements made by White’s Azle Funeral Home.
Alicia was born Jan. 4, 1927 in Los Ebanos, Texas to Guadalupe & Lucrecio Flores, Sr. Alicia was the oldest of nine children. She married her husband, Ruben D. Zapata, in 1948.  They lived in Houston until 1954 when they returned to South Texas to settle in McAllen. Together they raised three children.… Read the rest

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Ray Anthony Giarrusso 1967-2014

December 22, 2014
Ray Anthony Giarrusso 1967-2014

Ray Anthony (Tony) Giarrusso went to be with the Lord, Monday, Dec. 15, 2014.
Services were held at Greenwood Funeral Home on Friday, Dec. 19, 2014.
Tony was an avid sportsman and loved all water sports. He was good natured, fun loving and touched all he met. He was a long time manager of Winn Dixie and an Independent Route Salesman for Mission Foods in Weatherford area.… Read the rest

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