Funeral services for John Robert “Robbie” Hays Jr., 41, of Rockdale, formerly of Carthage, were held Saturday, Aug. 18, 2012, at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home with Pastor Ron Segers of Victory Baptist Church in Marshall officiating. Burial was in Liberty Cemetery near Milano.
Mr. Hays died Wednesday, Aug. 15, at his home near Rockdale. Full Story
A memorial service for Kelley Sue Hitchcock, 47, from Bryan were held Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2012, at the Calloway-Jones Funeral Home in Bryan with Charles Hubert and Charles Denman officiating.
Mr s. Hi tchcock died of unknown causes on Friday Aug. 17, at her home. Full Story
A memorial service for Michael Todd Korth, 49, was held Monday, Aug. 20, 2012, in Phillips & Luckey Funeral Chapel in Rockdale with Deacon Gus Coelho of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Rockdale officiating.
Mr. Korth died Wednesday, Aug. 15, in St. David’s Hospital in Austin after a 14-year battle with cancer. Full Story
Funeral services for Annie Frances “Ann” Meek, 85, of Cameron were held Saturday, Aug. 25, at Ss. Cyril & Methodius Catholic Church in Marak with Rev. Walter Matus officiating. Burial followed in the Ss. Cyril & Methodius Cemetery.
Rosary was recited Friday, Aug. 24, at Marek-Burns-Laywell Funeral Home. Full Story
Services for Roy G. “Gappy” Miller, 68, were held Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2012, at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home in Rockdale with Pastor Burt Graham officiating. Burial was in Liberty Cemetery near Milano
Mr. Miller died Monday, Aug. 20 in Scott & White Hospital in Temple after a lengthy illness. Full Story
Services for Billy Wayne Newbury, 78, were held Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2012, at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home in Rockdale with Minister O.E. Davidson officiating. Burial was in Liberty Cemetery near Milano.
Mr. Newbury died Saturday, Aug. 18, at his home near Milano.
He was born Sept. 28, 1933, in Conroe to Leonard Sidney and Clara Esther (Crabb) Newbury. Full Story
HOUSTON— Olvis J. (O. J, Nick) Nicholson, 82, died Aug. 8, 2012.
A private graveside service will be held at a later date.
He was born Jan. 31, 1930, in Childress to Alva and Lizzie Nicholson.
Mr. Nicholson retired from Lucent Technologies (Western Electric) after 35 years of service.
He was a 1947 graduate of Rockdale High School and a Korean War veteran. Full Story
CYPRESS—A memorial service for Marilyn McElroy Miller was held Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2012, at Cypress
Bible Church in
Ms. Mill- er died Aug. 17, at Tomball Regional Hospital. She was born May 5 , 1944, in Dawson.
Ms. Miller spent her adult life in Olton and Houston. Full Story