Services for Jessie Baxter Allen, 100, will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013, at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home in Rockdale with Alan Gardenhire officiating. Burial will follow in Oak Lawn Cemetery.
Mrs. Allen died Saturday, Oct. 26, at her daughters home near Milano.
She was born March 28, 1913, in Huntsville to Dave Edward and Annie Cecelia (McKeen) Baxter. Full Story
Robert Cummings, 69 of Rockdale died Monday, Oct. 21, 2013, at his home in Rockdale.
He was buried Tuesday, Oct. 22, in Oak Lawn Cemetery next to his parents.
Mr. Cummings was born Sept. 11, 1944, to Yewing and Bunice (Ellis) Cummings.
He attended Rockdale High School and had some college credits. Full Story
Frances Erelene Hill, 96, died Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2013.
A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 31, at St. Thomas Episcopal Church in Rockdale.
Mrs. Hill was born Oct. 24, 1916, in Cleburne, to Samuel Ellis and Genelle Miller Odom.
A graduate of North Side High School, she worked for United Airlines. Full Story
Services for James Hubert “Mac” McCallum, 79, were held Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013, at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home in Rockdale. Burial followed in Milano Cemetery in Milano.
Mr. McCallum died on Oct. 26, at Scott & White Hospital in Temple.
He was born Oct. 3, 1934, in Milano to Ross Eugene and Robbie Lee (Diver) McCallum. Full Story
Jeanette Price, 74, died Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, at her home in Rockdale.
Funeral services will be private family services with Dr. Steve Daniels, bishop of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints officiating.
Mrs. Price was born March 22, 1939, in Hobbs, New Mexico to Billy and Imogene (Carlton) Branscum. Full Story
CAMERON—Funeral services for Earl Francis Browder, 79, of Kingsland were held Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in the Kathryn W. Green Chapel of Green-Patterson Funeral Home in Cameron, with Rev. Daniel Roucloux officiating. Burial and military graveside services followed in Little River Cemetery.
Mr. Browder died Friday, Oct. 25, at his residence in Kingsland following an illness. Full Story
CAMERON—Graveside services for John H. Davis, 95, of Temple, formerly of Cameron, were held Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013, at Oak Hill Pavilion in Cameron with Rev. Doug Budd officiating.
Mr. Davis died Saturday, Oct. 19, in a Temple nursing facility.
He was born May 13, 1918, in Tracy to John H. Davis and Myra Gilleland Davis. Full Story
CAMERON—Lisa Annette Vaculin Hanel, 52, of Cameron died Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013, at a Temple hospital.
Services were held Tuesday, Oct. 29, at Ss. Cyril & Methodius Catholic Church in Marak with Rev. Walter Matus officiating. Burial was in Ss. Cyril & Methodius Cemetery.
Mrs. Hanel was born Sept. 10, 1961, to Cyril “Pete” and Dorothy Zalesky Vaculin. Full Story
CAMERON—Graveside services for George Nathan Hartley, 62, of Hanover were held Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013, at Liberty Cemetery.
Mr. Hartley died Sunday, Oct. 20, at his home.
He was born Oct. 18, 1951, in Cameron to Adolphus Hartley and Annie Laura Miller Hartley.
Mr. Hartley was a graduate of Milano High School. Full Story
SAN MARCOS—Doris Graham Kyle, 91, of San Marcos, a mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend to many, died Monday, Oct. 28, 2013.
Graveside services were held at Memory Lawn Memorial Park in Martindale on Wednesday, Oct. 30. A Celebration of Life Service followed in the Pennington Memorial Chapel, with the Rev. Dr. Jenna Heart officiating. Full Story
CAMERON—Jo Lee Vaculin Shiller, 79, of Buckholts died Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013, in a Cameron nursing center.
Funeral services were held Monday, Oct. 28, at Ss. Cyril & Methodius Catholic Church in Marak with Rev. Walter Matus officiating. Burial followed in Ss. Cyril & Methodius Cemetery.
Rosary was recited Sunday at Marek-Burns-Laywell Funeral Home. Full Story
CAMERON—Gleta Ann Wallace, 57, of Texarkana, formerly of Cameron, died Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013, in Texarkana.
Memorial services will be held at a later date.
Ms. Wallace was born in Houston and raised in Cameron.
She graduated from C.H. Yoe High School in 1975 and Sam Houston State University in 1979 and had lived in Atlanta for the past 20 years. Full Story