Trinity Standard - Obituaries
For the Week of February 24, 2008 - March 2, 2008
Copyright 2008 - Polk County Publishing Company

David Andrew Heiselbetz
  David Andrew Heiselbetz, 42, of Warren passed away February 19, 2008.
  Born October 6, 1965 in Beaumont, TX to Earl and Anna Mae Heiselbetz, he lived in Warren for many years.  He was a devoted husband, father, son and friend to all who knew him.
  David is survived by his loving wife, Lawana Heiselbetz; daughter, Jenna Heiselbetz of Warren and Blake Andrew Heiselbetz of Warren; parents, Earl and Anna Mae Heiselbetz of Warren; sisters, Cheryl Boher of West Virginia and Cathrin Wending of Buna.
  A memorial service was held February 23, 2008 at 2 p.m. at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses with Kevin Moore officiating.
            Services were held under the direction of Riley Funeral Home of Tyler County.

Eugene Swiger
  Funeral services for Eugene Swiger,79, of Fred will be 10 a.m., Wednesday, February 27, 2008 at Farmer Funeral Home in Silsbee with interment to follow at  Beech Creek Cemetery in Spurger.  Visitation will begin Wednesday morning at 8 p.m.
  Mr. Swiger died February 25, 2008 at Avalon Place in Kirbyville.
  A native of Hastings, WV he was a longtime resident of Fred. Mr. Swiger was retired from Temple-Inland, and proudly served his country in the Army during the Korean Conflict.
Survivors include wife Betty Joe Swiger of Fred; sister Jackie Skiles of Jasper; brothers Joseph Swiger of Vidor, Nelson Swiger of Kilgore and Arthur Swiger of Hampshire.

L. J. 'Jay' Fowler
             L. J. “Jay” Fowler, 64, of Jasper, passed away Tuesday morning, Feb. 19, 2008 at his home. A native of Conroe, SC, he had retired after over 20 years of service in the U. S. Army, and enjoyed fishing and gardening.
  Funeral service was held on Wednesday, Feb. 20 at 10 a.m. at Forest Oaks Funeral Home in Jasper with cremation services to follow at Forest Oaks Crematory. Visitation was held on Wednesday morning, one hour prior to the service at Forest Oaks.
  Survivors include his wife, Willie Fowler of Jasper; 4 children, 6 grandchildren; 3 great grandchildren.
  In lieu of flowers, memorial donation may be directed to the American Cancer Society, P. O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718, or toward the Lakes Area Hospice, 254 Ethel St. Jasper, TX 75951.
            Condolences accepted at www.timeformemory.com/forestoaks

Corbin Adam Royston
            Corbin A. Royston, infant son of Shadoe Royston and Scott Burt died Sunday, February 17, 2008 at Memorial Hermann Baptist Hospital in Orange.
            Cremation arrangements were entrusted with Memorial Funeral Home of Vidor.
            He is survived by his loving parents, grandparents, Timothy and Toni Royston of Vidor, Darrell and Cristal Burt of Kountze; great grandparents, Ben and Carole Burt of Kountze, Douglas and Martha Thornhill of Vidor, Marie Ellis and Rosa Leblanc both of Vidor; Uncle Skyler Royston and Breanna McQuerry of Vidor; and aunt Ashlynn Burt of Kountze.

Janet MacGinnis
   Janet MacGinnis, 50, of Woodville, passed away Wednesday, February 20, 2008 at her residence.
  Funeral services were held Saturday, February 23rd at 11:00 a.m. at the Our Lady of the Pines Catholic Church Family Life Center with burial following in Campground Cemetery near Woodville.  Officiating was Father Egidio Vecchio.  Serving as pallbearers were Charles MacGinnis, Jimmy MacGinnis, Tommy MacGinnis, Gene Morrell, Jeromy Morrell, Jim Macaluso, Blake Rains and Matt Williford.
  Visitation was held on Friday, February 22nd beginning at 5:00 p.m. with a 6:30 p.m. Wake Service at the Stringer & Griffin Funeral Home Chapel in Woodville.
  Janet was born October 21, 1957 to Lester & Lorraine Smart Varley in Holyoke, MA. She was a longtime resident of Woodville and was most recently a Directs Clerk for Wal-Mart where she had been employed for the past 24 years.
  She is survived by her daughter, Leslie MacGinnis of Woodville, father, Lester Varley of New Hampshire; brothers, Dale Varley of Massachusetts, John Varley of Mesa, AZ and Charles Varley of New Hampshire. She is also survived by a number of nieces, nephews, great nephews, great nieces and the Morrell, MacGinnis and Macaluso families.
  Memorial may be made to the American Cancer Society, Attn. Judy Kenesson, 50 Lake Dr., Woodville, Texas   75979
            Services were under the direction of Stringer & Griffin Funeral Home of Woodville



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