Betty Lorraine Alexander-Bell, 86, of Rockdale died Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014, at Richards Memorial Hospital in Rockdale. Graveside services were held Saturday, Sept. 13, at I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Rockd ale with Chaplain Bruce Mercer of Gentiva Hospice officiating.
Mrs. Alexander-Bell was born Oct. 28, 1927, in Maysville, Oklahoma to Ben and Bessie (Frizzel) Pelfrey. Full Story
Funeral services for James W. “Jim” Hodson, 67, of Rockdale are scheduled for 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 19, 2014, at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home in Rockdale with Rev. Adam Straznicky of St. John’s United Methodist Church officiating. Burial will be next to his wife, Charlotte, at Green Mound Cemetery in Mt. Pleasant, Iowa. Full Story
John “Doug” Johnson, 66, of Conroe, formerly of Gause, died Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014, at his residence.
Services were held Monday, Sept. 15, at First Baptist Church in Gause with Pastor Jimmy Sanders of ficiating. Burial followed at Gause City Cemetery.
Mr. Johnson was born Nov. 3, 1947, in Houston to John D. and Henrietta Polly (Fuller) Johnson. Full Story
Nancy Mae Johnson, 66, of Rockdale died Monday, Sept. 8, 2014, at Marlonwood Senior Care in Temple.
Funeral services were held Saturday, Sept. 13, at New Hope Bap- tist Church in Rockdale with Rev. Willie Phillips Sr. officiating. Cremation followed the services.
Mrs. Johnson was born Feb. 15, 1948, in Lexington to Florida Mae and Willie Williams. Full Story
Graveside services for William “Bill” Proctor, 90, of Rockdale were held Monday, Sept. 15, 2014, at I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Rockdale with Dr. Greg Nich- ols officiating. After graveside services, a memorial service was held at First Presbyterian Church in Rockdale with a reception following at the church fellowship hall. Full Story
FAIRFIELD—Laurence Tucker, 82, of Fairfield died Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014.
Funer- al services were Tuesday, Sept. 16, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Fair field with Pas tor Paul Newman officiating. Burial followed at Fairfield Cemetery. Full Story
CAMERON— Funeral services for Mildred Mary Shuffield McQueeny, 88, of Temple, formerly of Cameron, were held Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014, in the chapel of Green-Patterson Funeral Home with Rev. Wayne Sheffield and Jason Taylor officiating. Burial follow in Little River Cemetery in the Jones Prairie community near Cameron. Full Story