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East Texas News - Obituaries
Houston County Courier - December 7, 2008 - December 14, 2008

Mrs. Evadene Joan Reynolds, age 69 of Centerville, passed away Wednesday, December 17, 2008 in the East Texas Medical Center-Tyler. Mrs. Reynolds was born October 7, 1939 in Elk City, Oklahoma and was a resident of Centerville for the past 27 years. She retired from Texaco after twenty years of service and was a member of the North Creek Baptist Church in Centerville.

Survivors include her husband E.O. Reynolds, of Centerville; daughters Kathy Scott and husband Ray, of San Marcos and Joan West and husband George, of San Antonio; step-son Dale Reynolds, of Austin; step-daughters Royann Sweat and husband Tom and Debbie Murriel, all of Baytown; grandchildren Rachel Davis, of Houston, Shanna Blair, of Farmers Branch, Jessica West, of Houston and Kristen Scott, of College Station; sisters and brother Leota Lyons, of Oklahoma City, Okla., Manuel Crook, Jr. and wife Nancy, of Kingfisher, Okla. and Blanche Wright and husband Charlie, of Enid, Okla.; numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives.

Preceded in death by her parents Manuel and Velma Crook; numerous brothers and sisters.

Funeral Services for Mrs. Evadene Joan Reynolds were held Friday, December 19, at 2:00 p.m. in the North Creek Baptist Church in Centerville with the Rev. Jim Grable and the Rev. Norman Diehl officiating. Interment followed in the Antioch Cemetery in Lovelady.

Memorial contributions may be made to the North Creek Baptist Church, 8153 F.M. 3178, Centerville, TX  75833.

Callaway-Allee Funeral Home

Mrs. Gladys Florene Westbrook, age 91 of Crockett, passed away Monday, December 15, 2008 in the Community Care Center. Mrs. Westbrook was born July 30, 1917 in Houston County, Texas and had lived in Houston for many years. In 2003, she returned to Houston County and had lived near Pennington until January 2006 she moved to Community Care Center of Crockett. She was a homemaker and a member of the Piney Creek Baptist Church in Kennard.

Survivors include her sons Richard E. Westbrook and wife Mary, of Kennard, Larry S. Westbrook and wife Linda, of Houston; daughter-in-law Anita Westbrook; sisters Bessie Lee Kurth, of Hockley, Virginia Goldsmith, of Waco, Billie Foster, of Houston; nine grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives.

Preceded in death by her husband Winfred F. Westbrook; one infant daughter; sons Charles E. Westbrook and Winfred Ray Westrbrook; grandson Jerry A. Westbrook; mother and father Charlie and Vergie Buffington; sister, Ila Mae Bogue; and brothers Samuel E. Buffington and Dick Buffington.

Funeral Services for Mrs. Gladys Florene Westbrook were held Thursday, December 18, at 2:00 p.m. in the Callaway-Allee Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Terry Gibson and the Rev. James Bickley officiating.  Interment followed in the Hill Cemetery.

Callaway-Allee Funeral Home







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