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San Jacinto Newstimes - Obituaries
For the Week of January 1, 2008 - January 13, 2008
Copyright 2008 - Polk County Publishing Company

Sil Vester Bowen, 90, of Cleveland, Texas died Friday, December 21, 2007. He was born in San Jacinto County, Texas on January 14, 1917 to Thomas Reed Bowen and Ellie Rollins Bowen of whom he is preceded in death along with his sons, Danny Reed Bowen and Ves Stanley Bowen; brothers Dewey Bowen, Harvey Bowen, Rob Bowen and Huybert Bowen; sisters Mattie Lee, Elsie Lee, Maudie Lee.
He is survived by sons Leon Bowen and wife, Kitty, Joe Bowen and wife, Lisa; grandchildren James and Wendy Bowen, Stacey and Kelly Bowen, Tommy and Lucy Bowen, Bob Bowen, Laura and James Drury, Dan Bowen, Charles Bowen and Jenny Price, Julie and Melvin Ray; great-grandchildren Jesse, Justin, Colton, Carson, Danny, James, John, Lauren, Ashtyn, Hunter, Gracie and Tristen. Numerous nieces, nephews and other cherished family members and caring friends.
Service was held Sunday, Dec. 23 with burial following at Squier Cemetery, Cleveland, Texas.

Frances Ann Grimes, 63, of New Caney, passed away Wednesday, December 26, 2007.  She was born in Cleveland on De-cember 31, 1948 to William Vickery and Jannie Gothard.
She was preceded in death by her son, James Walker.
She is survived by her husband, Jerry Grimes; sons, Chuck Walker and wife, Agnes, Alvin Yeager and wife, Angela, Mark Grimes and Raysha,  and Tony Grimes; daughters, Debra Walker, Barbara Trevathan and husband, Roger, Darlene Duke and husband, Bobby, Kathy Huff and husband, Keith, Tracy Lopez and husband, Ricky, Darlene Robbins and husband, Gary; daughter-in-law, Tracy Walker; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held December 30, 2007 at Pace Stancil Chapel, Cleveland with interment at Morgan Cemetery in Cleveland.
Pace-Stancil Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Justin Wayne Hensley, 14, of Shepherd, passed away Sunday, December 23, 2007.  He was born in Port Arthur on Febru-ary 6, 1993 to Bobby W. Hensley and Twyillia Fletcher.
He is survived by his mother, Twyilla Hensley and Wayne Settle; grandparents, Gene and Sharon Parkerson, MeMe Settle; brother, Bobby Wayne Hensley; uncles and aunts, William Scott Hensley, Mark Parkerson, Edward Moss, Tina Allamange, Bernice Burks, Sandy McClain; friends, Ricky and Jackie Banaszak, Trevor, Tanner, Marrissa; and numerous relatives and friends.
Graveside services were held December 27, 2007 at Farley Chapel Cemetery in Shepherd.
Pace-Stancil Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Jimmy Dean Woodson, 53, of Willis, passed away Sunday, December 23, 2007.  He was born in Conroe on February 1, 1954 to Thomas Maurice Woodson and Callie Theopal Green.
He is survived by his wife, Cheryl Woodson; daughters, Rhonda Ferrer, Amanda Woodson and Leo Rodriquez, Deana Woodson and Jerome Ballard; sister, Anna Red; step-brother, James Hopper; grandchildren, Ama and Quanah Ferrer; one un-born granddaughter, Savannah Kaye Ballard; nephews, Danny, David and Darrell Red.
Funeral services were held December 28, 2007 at the Pace-Stancil Chapel, Coldspring with interment at Conroe Memorial Park Cemetery, Conroe.
Pace-Stancil Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.







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