| East Texas News - Obituaries
San Jacinto Newstimes - March 29, 2009 - April 19, 2009
Haleigh Jean Allen, 3 months 28 days old, passed away April 4, 2009. Her saddened parents, C l i n t o n and Kimberly Allen laid their sweet baby to rest at P a c e - S t a n c i l Memorial Rest Gardens “Babyland” after services were held at the Pace-Stancil Chapel, Thursday, April 9, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. Baby Haleigh leaves behind her sisters, Lileigh Faye Allen & Paige Marie Bethune; her brother, Carter Wayne Allen; grandparents, Robbie Sutton & Harry Langhnaise, Gene & Nita Allen, Ilva Rice, Robert & Karen Moss, Kathleen Withem & Carolene Moss and so many wonderful aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends that loved her so much. She will always be remembered, she will always be loved. She rest in the hands of our Lord now.
Johannes Naaykens Sr., age 69, of Coldspring, Texas, passed away Tuesday, April 7, 2009 at Livingston Memorial M e d i c a l Center. He was born in Vught, Holland on March 30, 1940 to Joseph and Willamina Naaykens. The family emigrated to Canada in the year 1947 on the “Waterman Liner” as Netherlands Ambassador, Dr. J.H. Van Royen waved to his fellow citizens as it was about to leave it’s dock in Rotterdam. He loved spending quality time with his family and friends. He also enjoyed working in his yard, fishing, woodwork, building, and many other choice activities. Survivors include his loving wife, Linda Faye Naaykens; sons, Johannes Naaykens II, Steve Naaykens; step-daughter, Brenda Garcia; brothers, Joe Naaykens, Paul Naaykens, Leo Naaykens, Peter Naaykens, Frank Naaykens; sisters, Mariette Brenholen, Leonie Channon, Lidwein Billington, Margaret Staniky; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and other treasured family members and valued friends beyond measure. Memorial services were held Monday, April 13, 2009 10:00 a.m. at Pace-Stancil Funeral Home Chapel, Cleveland, Texas.
Jerry M. Reynolds, age 69, of Cleveland, Texas, passed away Sunday, April 5, 2009. He was born September 23, 1939 in Ralls, Texas to Basil and Nevada R e y n o l d s who preceded him in death along with his loving wife, Sandra Reynolds; and his brother, Eugene Reynolds. Survivors include his sons, Jerry Reynolds Jr., Charles Reneau; daughters, Rochelle Ladd, Angela Willis, Nevada Bishop, and Brandi Goodman; grandchildren, Randy, Aaron, Micheal, Joseph, Troy, Adam, J.C., Dylan, Peyton, Tyler, Shelley, Amy, Courtney, Amber, Chelsea, Cari, Blake, David; sisters, Ruby McCoy, Florance Wooley, and Joann Schneider; numerous other treasured family members and a host of faithful friends beyond measure. Graveside Services were held 12:00 Noon, Friday, April 10, 2009 at Houston National Cemetery, Houston, Texas.
Vance Clifton Vickery, age 72, of Cleveland, Texas, passed away Sunday, April 5, 2009. He was born in Shepherd, Texas on M a r c h 25, 1937 to Alex and Lois L a v e r n e V i c k e r y who preceded him in death along with his brothers, Clyde Vickery, William Vickery; and his sister, Frances Reeves. Survivors include his loving wife, Ethel Vickery; daughter, Betty Sue Vickery; sisters, Olie Vandver and Laverne Denson; numerous nieces, nephews and many other loving family members and treasured friends throughout the years. Graveside services were held 10:00 a.m., Friday, April 10, 2009 at Farley Chapel Cemetery, Shepherd Texas.