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East Texas News - Obituaries
Tyler County Booster- November 23, 2008 - November 30, 2008

Daisy Mae Fails
  Daisy Mae Fails, 55, of Woodville, passed away Monday, November 17, 2008 at her residence.
  Funeral services were held Thursday, November 20th at 10:00 a.m. at the Stringer & Griffin Funeral Home Chapel in Woodville with burial in Egypt Cemetery near Colmesneil.  Officiating was Brother Fred Sherrod.  Serving as pallbearers were Clint Greer, Jesse Reppond, Cody Dykes, Jackie Tucker, Jake Medina, and Tony Parker.
  Visitation was held on Wednesday, November 19th from 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
  Daisy was born March 30, 1953 to Oscar & Ruth Reid Parker in Woodville, Texas.  She was a lifelong resident of Tyler County and was a graduate of Colmesneil High School. She had worked ten years at Tyler County Hospital in the dietary department and was a member of the Order of Eastern Star Chapter #462  where she had served twice as Worthy Matron.  She was a dedicated member of her church, First Shiloh Baptist Church and very active in the lives of her children.
  She is survived by her husband of 16 years, Cecil Fails of Woodville; son & daughter-in-law, Irvin & Amber Emerson of Diboll; daughters & sons-in-law, Shannon & Keith Foxworth of Brookeland and Amanda & Luke Byerly of Jasper; mother, Ruth Morris of  Lufkin; brother, Tommy Parker of Dayton; half-brother, Curtis Parker & wife, Alfreta of Barnum; sisters & brothers-in-law, Ruthie & Ernest Day, Ruby & Molee Jones, Mayreen & Kenneth Dykes all of Zavalla and Mary & Dewayne Greer of Hillister; seven grandchildren, Montana Emerson, Nikki White, Tarah White, Zackary Foxworth, Matthew Foxworth, Lucas Foxworth and Jake Medina; numerous nieces and nephews.
            Services were under the direction of Stringer & Griffin Funeral Home of Woodville.

Phil Moye
  Phil Moye, 98, of Beaumont passed away Thursday, November 20, 2008 at Sugar Land Methodist Hospital in Houston, Texas.
  Funeral service will be at 12 Noon Saturday, November 29, 2008 at Antioch Baptist Church, 3920 W. Cardinal Drive, with burial at Live Oak Cemetery.
  He was a native of Tyler County and resided in Beaumont many years.
            Survivors are: three daughters, Ruth Porter, Jeanette Turner and Brenda Moye all of Beaumont; three sons, Elijah Moye of Beaumont, Eugene Moye of Sacramento, Calif., and Jimmie Moye of Houston, Texas; one sister, Mattie Larkins of Orange, Texas; (15) grandchildren, and a host of other relatives and many friends.


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