Services for Darrell Wayne Bacy, 51, were held Saturday, Dec. 15, 2012, in New Hope Baptist Church in Rockdale. Burial followed in New Oak Lawn Cemetery in Rockdale with military honors.
Mr. Bacy died Saturday, Dec. 8, in Camp Lejeune Naval Hospital.
He was born Aug. 1, 1961, in Rockdale to Yvonne Bacy and Roosevelt Anderson. Full Story
Funeral services for Marcus Lane Cass, 49, were held Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012, at First Baptist Church in Rockdale with burial following in Gause Cemetery. Rev. Jack Chelf and Rev. Ronnie Dyer officiated.
Mr. Cass died Thursday, Dec. 13, in Abilene.
He was born June 26, 1963, in Hearne to Jerry and Kyle Sherrill Cass. Full Story
Funeral services for Curtis J. Barlow, 82, were held Sunday, Dec. 16, 2012, at Goodwill Baptist Church in Milano. Burial followed in Griffin Chapel Cemetery near Milano.
Mr. Barlow died Monday, Dec. 10, in Olin Teague Veterans Hospital in Temple.
He was born Oct. 29, 1930, in Temple to Herman C. and Ida Mae Nelson. Full Story
Ellis Douglas, 86, died recently. He was born to Ennis “Budd y” Doug- las and Al l ie Morlyn “Chain” George-Douglas in Lee County on Jan. 11, 1926.
After the death of his maternal mother, he was raised by mother, Inez “ Mama Ne z ” Cliff Douglas, from the age of 3. Full Story
Services for Francie Ruth Wilson Herring, 67, of Rockdale are scheduled for 2 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 20, 2012, at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Chapel with burial to follow in I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Rockdale. Rev. Rita Sims will officiate.
Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 19, at the funeral home. Full Story
CAMERON—Willie “Pookie” Lavan Jr., 57, of Cameron died Saturday, Dec. 15, 2012, in a Temple hospital.
Funeral services will at 12-noon Saturday, Dec. 22, at Central Church of Christ in Cameron with Pastor Jessie Jackson officiating. Burial will follow in the Oak Hill Cemetery. Full Story
MARBLE FALLS— Ruby Alexander, 85, of Marble Falls died Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012, at her residence.
A memorial mass will be held at a future date.
She was born July 13, 1927, in Palestine to Whitcomb and Ruby Alice Hester Carter.
Mrs. Alexander graduated from the Catholic High School in Palestine. Full Story
NINILCHIK, AK— D’Rinda K. Cotton, 59, of Ninilchik, Alaska, died Monday, Nov. 19, 2012, at Central Peninsula Hospital in Soldotna, Alaska, following a lengthy illness.
No services are planned.
Mrs. Cotton was born Jan. 17, 1953, in Texas. She moved to Alaska in 1999 and resided in Ninilchik. Full Story