Linda Kay Bezdecki, 62, of Rockdale, died Thursday, Sept. 6, 2012, in a Temple hospital. Private family services will be held at a later date.
Mrs. Bezdecki was born Dec. 18, 1949, to Elbert Wayne and Linnie Gains Crawford.
She was preceded in death by a brother, Wayne Crawford, and two sisters, Imma Jean Diver, and Martha Muse. Full Story
Funeral services for Clara Morris Cotton, 96, were held Monday, Sept. 3, 2012, at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home in Rockdale with Chaplain Gary Roe officiating. Burial followed in I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Rockdale.
Mrs. Cotton died Wednesday, Aug. 29, at her son’s home near Black Jack.
She was born Aug. 23, 1916, in Burleson County to John and Rose (Hamby) Morris. Full Story
Funeral services for Connie Esquivel, 70, of Cameron were held Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012, at St. Monica’s Catholic Church with Rev. Dimitrij Colankin officiating. Burial followed in the Hernandez Cemetery.
Vigil and rosary was recited on Friday, Sept. 7, at Marek- Burns-Laywell Funeral Home in Cameron.
Ms. Esquivel died Wednesday, Sept. 5, at her home. Full Story
Pallbearers for Nolan Keen (obituary publ ished in last week’s Reporter) were Jimmy Keen, Otto Kemper, Barry Brannon, Danny Keen, Lucas Hairston and Aaron Barnett. Full Story
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Funeral services for Gerald Dexter Worrell, 59, of Rockdale were held Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012, at Elgin Funeral Home in Elgin with Billy Bob Cox officiating. Interment followed at Lawhon Springs Cemetery.
Mr. Worrell died Tuesday, Sept. 4, surrounded by family and friends. Full Story
Cameron —Funeral services for Maxine Zeta Fail, 87, of Cameron, were held Wednesday, Sept. 12, in the chapel of Green-Patterson Funeral Home in Cameron. Burial followed in Liberty Cemetery near Milano.
Mrs. Fail died Sunday, Sept. 9, at her residence following an illness.
She was born Jan. 22, 1925, in the Liberty community to James and Zeta Nelson Gandy. Full Story
FRANKLIN— Services for Lois Fae Baker Miller, 89, of Denton were held Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012, at Frank- lin Church of Christ in Franklin. Burial followed in Hol ly Cemetery in Ridge.
Mrs. Miller died Friday, Sept. 7, at her residence.
She was born July 25, 1923, in Marquez to Elliot Mitchell and Freddie Irene Baker. Full Story