Funeral services for Marjorie N. Crockett, 89, were held Monday, Dec. 31, 2012, at First Baptist
Church in Rockdale. Burial was in Oak Lawn Cemetery in Rockdale. Rev. Jack Chelf and Chaplain Margaret Clemings officiated.
Mrs. Crockett died peacef ul ly at her home in Rockdale on Wednesday, Dec. 26, surrounded by loved ones. Full Story
Funeral services for Glen Evan Greider, 72, were held Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, at Milam County Cowboy Church.
Mr. Greider died Dec. 20 in a Temple hospital.
He was born April 14, 1940, to Everett and Myra Bryant Greider.
Mr. Greider was a retired horse trainer and previously had been a mechanic for 30 years.
He was a member of Black Jack Baptist Church. Full Story
Graveside services for I.B. Jackson, 90, of Cameron, formerly of Rockdale, were held Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013, at Salty Cemetery near Rockdale.
Mrs. Jackson died Friday, Dec. 28, 2012, at Scott & White Hospital in Temple.
She was born Oct. 18, 1922, in Lee County to Ira Jack Bownds and Annie Isabel Watson.
She married Monra F. Jackson on March 8, 1946, in Cameron. Full Story
Funeral services for Gerald Lee “Jerry” Marquis, 85, were held Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, at Forest Grove Christian Church near Rockdale. Burial was in Forest Grove Cemetery, with Pastor Lance Welch officiating.
Mr. Marquis died Monday, Dec. 24, in Indian Oaks Nursing Center in Harker Heights. Full Story
Funeral services for Mary Helen Weller, 64, of Rockdale were held Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012, at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home with burial following in Oak Lawn Cemetery in Rockdale. Dr. Gregory Nichols officiated.
Mrs. Weller died Wednesday, Dec. 26, at her home in Rockdale.
She was born March 5, 1948, in Athens, Illinois, to Paul William and Dorothy Mae (Dawson) Collins. Full Story
CAMERON—Funeral services for Doyal E. Arnold, 84 of Buckholts were held Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012, at Marek-Burns-Laywell Funeral Home in Cameron with Bill Harris officiating. Burial followed in Hope Lutheran Memorial Park in Buckholts.
Mr. Arnold died Thursday, Dec. 27, in a Temple hospital. Full Story
CAMERON—Funeral services for Guadalupe Hernandez Ayala, 57, of Cameron were held Monday, Dec. 31, 2012, at St. Monica’s Catholic Church with Rev. Dimitrij C olankin o fficiating. B urial followed in St. Monica’s Catholic Cemetery.
Rosary was recited Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012, at Marek-Burns- Laywell Funeral Home in Cameron. Full Story
CAMERON—Anna Louise Cummings, 86, of Cameron died Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012, in a Cameron nursing facility. Private family services will be held at a later date.
Mrs. Cummings was born March 31, 1926, in Dayton, Ohio, to Elmer Henry and Anna Agnes (Stall) Arisman.
She married Clarence Ray Cummings in 1947 and he preceded her in death in 1995. Full Story
CAMERON—Funeral services for Rev. James E. Lafferty, 85, of Cameron were held Monday, Dec. 31, 2012, at First Baptist Church in Cameron. Burial followed in Oak Hill Cemetery.
Rev. Lafferty died Friday, Dec. 28, in a Cameron hospital.
He was born May 19, 1927, in Kellyville, Oklahoma, to Rufus Homer and Ada Belle (Hurd) Lafferty. Full Story
LEXINGTON—Funeral services for Sharon Ann Holub Heller, 66, of Lexington were held Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013, at t he Hol y Fami ly Catholic Church in Lexington with Father Anthony Alphonse officiating. Burial followed in Lexington Cemetery.
Rosary was recited Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2012, at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home in Giddings. Full Story
FITZGERALD, GA—Howard Matthews, 71, of Ocilla, Georgia, formerly of Fitzgerald, died Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012, at Irwin County Hospital in Ocilla.
Funeral services were held Wednesday, Dec. 26, at Paulk Funeral Home Chapel in Ocilla, Georgia, with the Rev. John Gibbs Jr. officiating. Interment follow in Evergreen Cemetery in Fitzgerald, Georgia. Full Story