Lillian Mary Douthit, 84, of Sugar Land died Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012, in Windsong Village Convalescent Center in Pearland.
No services were held.
Ms. Douthit was buried on the lot with her parents and other family members in the Old City Cemetery in Rockdale on Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013. 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 Monora F. Jackson on March 8, 1946, in Cameron. Full Story
Graveside funeral services for Jackie Charlene Luetge, 77, will be held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013, in Oak Lawn Cemetery in Rockdale.
Visitation will be prior to the services, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Wednesday at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home.
Mrs. Luetge died Saturday, Jan. 5, at Scott & White Hospital in Temple. Full Story
CAMERON— Funeral services for J.K. “Jake” Elliott, 90, of Cameron were held Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013, in the Kathryn W. Green Chapel of Green-Patterson Funeral Home with Rev. David Walker officiating.
Mr. Elliott died Jan. 2 in a Cameron hospital.
He was born on March 20, 1922, in Cameron to Nathan and Dena (Ayers) Elliott. Full Story
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“Chris” (Laws) Holcombe, 66, of Cameron died Jan. 3, 2013, after a valiant nine-year battle with breast cancer.
A celebration of life was held Monday, Jan. 7, at Cameron First United Methodist Church.
She was a born and bred Texas woman who dedicated her life to family and community. Full Story
CAMERON—Funeral services for Rosa Lee McFarland, 86, of Cameron were held Sunday, Jan. 6, 2013, in the Kathryn W. Green Chapel of Green-Patterson Funeral Home in Cameron with Minister Baker officiating. Burial followed in Oak Hill Cemetery.
Mrs. McFarland died Thursday, Jan. 3, in a Cameron nursing facility following an extended illness. Full Story
CALDWELL—Funeral services for Oscar E. “Butch” Bode III, 60, of Bandera will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, in the chapel of Strickland Funeral Home in Caldwell.
Visitation is scheduled for 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 10, at Str ickland Funeral Home in Caldwell.
Mr. Bode died Jan. 6 in San Antonio. Full Story
AUSTIN—Virginia Davenport of Lakeway died Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012, in her home after losing a long battle with cancer.
She was born in Rockdale on Aug. 18, 1935, to Willie Mae and Bobbie Davenport.
Ms. Davenport was a student and basketball player at Rockdale High School, Class of 1954. Full Story
IOLA—A memorial service for Kenneth Howard “Papa” Lash, 82, will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013, at Iola Worship Center in Iola with Bro. Cloyce Johnson officiating.
Mr. Lash died Saturday, Jan. 5, in Bryan.
He was born Aug. 26, 1930, in Auburn, Nebraska, to Charles and Lois (Posco) Lash. Full Story
CORPUS CHRISTI—Memorial services for JoAnn Smith Plowman McDonald were held Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2013, at Seaside Funeral Home in Corpus Christi
Mrs. McDonald died Friday, Jan. 4, in Corpus Christi.
She was born on July 15, 1940, to Matilda and James “Red” Smith.
Mrs. McDonald grew up in Rockdale and graduated from Rockdale High in 1958. Full Story