Funeral services for Dorothy D. Ford, 84 of Big Spring were held Monday, Jan. 23, 2012, at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home in Rockdale with Chaplain Walter McCall officiating. Burial followed in I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Rockdale.
Mrs. Ford died Wednesday, Jan. 18, in Big Spring.
She was born April 6, 1927, in Rockdale to Clyde and Robbie (Davis) Aldridge. Full Story
Graveside services for Dolores L. Rhodes, 71, of Houston were held Saturday, Jan. 21, 2012, in Friendship Cemetery near Davilla.
Mrs. Rhodes died Tuesday, Jan. 17, in Houston Northwest Medical Center in Houston.
She was born Feb. 7, 1940, in Milam County, to Jodie L. and Buena Bales.
Mrs. Rhodes had been a Houston resident for the past 48 years. Full Story
Services for Edward Williams, 80, of Rockdale were held Friday, Jan. 20, 2012, at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home with Dr. Greg Nichols officiating. Burial followed in I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Rockdale.
Mr. Williams died Tuesday, Jan. 17, in Richards Memorial Hospital in Rockdale.
He was born Dec. 3, 1931, in Rockdale to John “Buddy” Edward and Mary (Tate) Williams. Full Story
Graveside services for John H. Yakesch, 87, of Milano were held Sunday, Jan. 22, 2012, in Liberty Cemetery near Milano, with Pastor Burt Graham officiating.
Mr. Yakesch died Friday, Jan. 20, in Renaissance Villa in Rockdale.
He was born June 30, 1924, in Sharp to Alvinia Augusta ( Myers) and Frank Fritz Yakesch Sr. Full Story
THORNDALE— Funeral services for Bernice Jrline Moehnke Hollowell, 78, of Thorndale were held Sunday, Jan. 22, 2012, at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Thorndale with Pastor James Mann of ficiating. Burial followed in the Salty Cemetery near Thorndale.
Mrs. Hollowell died Thursday, Jan. 19, in her home in Thorndale with her family by her side. Full Story
CAMERON — Funeral ser vices for Altha Lorine Lawrence, 78, of Cameron will be held at 2 p. m. Thursday, Jan. 26, 2012, at Marek- Burns - Lay well Funeral Home in Cameron with Pastor Steve English officiating. Burial will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery.
Visitation is scheduled for 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Ms. Lawrence died Sunday, Jan. 22, at her home. Full Story
CAMERON— Graveside services for Marjorie Jane (Marjanc) Cooper Newton, 91, of Austin, formerly of Milam County, were held Saturday, Jan 21, 2012, at Little River Cemetery near Maysfield.
Mrs. Newton died Saturday, Jan. 14, at her home.
She was born Dec. 27, 1920, in Maysfield to Jess and Willard Cooper.
She married Frank Mondrik Newton in 1945. Full Story
CAMERON — Funeral ser vices for Bethel Herrera Or tiz, 64, of Cameron were held Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2012, at St. Monica’s Catholic Church with Rev. Dimitrij Colankin officiating. Burial followed in St. Monica’s Cemetery.
A vigil was held Monday, Jan. 23, at Marek- Burns- Laywell Funeral Home in Cameron.
Mrs. Ortiz died Friday, Jan. 20, at her home. Full Story
CAMERON — Funeral ser vices for Cecil Santellano Sr., 59, of Pettibone are scheduled for 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2012, at Marek- Burns- Laywell Funeral Home in Cameron with Rev. Theodore Balboa Jr. officiating. Burial will follow in Hernandez Cemetery.
A wake was held Tuesday, Jan. 24, at the funeral home.
Mr. Santellano died Saturday, Jan. 21, in a Temple hospital. Full Story
LA PORTE— B. Don Skelton, 84, of La Porte died Dec. 20, 2011.
Services were held Friday, Dec. 23, 2011, a t Paul U. Lee Funeral Home in La Porte.
He was born in Yantis on
April 1, 192,7 to
D onald M. and
Thelma Skelton. Full Story
SAN ANTONIO—A graveside service for Archie Lee Murray, 104, were held Thursday, Jan. 19, 2012, at Holy Trinity Catholic Cemetery in Falls City with Rev. Joe Walts officiating. As he wished, he was laid to rest next to his wife, Katie.
Mr. Murray, died Monday, Jan. 16.
He was a World War II veteran, reaching the rank of captain in the U.S. Army. Full Story
DUR ANGO, ME XICO — Funeral ser vices for Cipriano Rios Hernandez, 57, of Cameron were held Sunday, Jan. 22, 2012, at Cathedral Basilica De Durango Catholic Church in Durango, Mexico. Burial followed at El Arenal Cemetery in Durango, Mexico.
Mr. Hernandez died Monday, Jan. 16, in a Temple hospital. Full Story