Graveside services for Alvin Hugh Davis, 77, will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 6, 2012, at St. Joseph Cemetery in Rockdale with Dr. Gregory Nichols officiating.
Mr. Davis died Sunday, Sept. 2, at his home in Rockdale.
He was born Jan. 20, 1935, in Austin to James Richard Edward and Sadie Virgil (Powells) Davis. Full Story
Services for Pete Alford Keen, 98, of Rockdale were held Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2012, at Forest Grove Christian Church in Forest Grove and burial followed in the Keen Family Cemetery near Forest Grove. Pastor James Diamond and Pastor Dennis Smith officiated.
Mr. Keen died Sunday, Sept. 2, at his home in Rockdale. Full Story
Graveside services for Rose Ellis McLaughlin, 92, were held Saturday, Sept. 1, 2012, at Forest Grove Cemetery near Rockdale with Minister Lance Walch of Forest Grove Christian Church officiating.
Ms. McLaughlin died Thursday, Aug. 30, at her home in Austin.
She was born March 8, 1920, in Lee County to James A. and Elizabeth (Nunley) Ellis. Full Story
Services for Joseph William Gallahan III, 80, are scheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012, at St. Peters the Apostle Catholic Church in Laredo. Burial will be in Calvary Catholic Cemetery in Laredo.
Visitation in Laredo is set for 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 7, in the Joe Jackson Funeral Home Loring location in Laredo. Rosary will be at 7 p.m. Full Story
Robert D “Bob” O’Rear, 83, died Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012, at Richards Memorial Hospital in Rockdale.
No services are planned. His body will be cremated.
Mr. O’Rear was born Feb. 21, 1929, in Oakland, California, to Edward and Gladys (May) O’Rear.
He was a tax and payroll accountant.
He married Nizhni Bryant on August 24, 1972. Full Story
A memorial service for Donald Ennis Robbins will be held at 10:30 a. m. Thursday, Sept. 6, 2012, at St. John’s United Methodist Church in Rockdale with Rita Sims officiating. Burial will be private.
Mr. Robbins died Sept. 1 after a brief illness.
He was born Feb. 19, 1926, in Indianapolis, Indiana, to Wilbur Otto and Katherine (Wert) Robbins. Full Story
Graveside services for Catherine Pratt Woods, 86, were held Saturday, Sept. 1, 2012, in Milano Cemetery with Pastor Roy Dillard officiating.
Mrs. Woods died Wednesday, Aug. 29, in Cameron Nursing Center.
She was born Jan. 27, 1926, in Milam County to Charles Franklin and Cora (Smith) Pratt.
She married Harry Douglas Woods on Oct. 10, 1942, in Caldwell. Full Story
THORNDALE—Funeral services for Bill Posey, 63, of Thorndale were held at St. Paul Lutheran Church in Thorndale on Wednesday Sept. 5, 2012.
Mr. Posey died Aug. 30.
He was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Thorndale and the American Legion, and was associate member of the Thorndale Volunteer Fire Department. Full Story
CAMERON—Memorial services for Richard Lee Ruzicka, 63, of Buckholts were held Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012, at First Baptist Church with Rev. Carl Hudson and Bill Crouch officiating.
Mr. Ruzicka died Monday, Aug. 28, in a Temple hospital following an illness.
A retired machinist, he was born Feb. 25, 1949, in Cameron to Richard and Minnie (Morgan) Ruzicka. Full Story
BELLMEAD—Services for Vivian W. Brewer, 88, of Waco were held Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012, at Bellmead Funeral Home Chapel with Gary Westbrook and Linda Wimberley officiating. Burial was at Waco Memorial Park.
Mrs. Brewer died Friday, Aug. 31, at a local nursing home.
She was born Sept. 23, 1923, in Milano to E. C. and Alma (Willingham) Westbrook. Full Story
CORPUS CHRISTI—Funeral services for William Brown, 83, will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012, at Memory Gardens Funeral Home in Corpus Christi with interment to follow a Memory Gardens Funeral Home.
Visitation is set for 5 to 9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 7, also at the funeral home.
Mr. Brown died Sept. 4 with his family by his side. Full Story