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NAOMI COULTER
Ms. Naomi Shiflett Coulter, age 83, passed away peacefully in her sleep Saturday, March 19, 2011 in Houston. Ms. Coulter was born on July 16, 1927 to George Washington and Nola Wiggins Shiflett in Weldon, Texas. She attended Weldon and Lovelady schools and graduated Lovelady High School. Ms. Coulter was a loyal employee of Daniel Industries for over 30 years, and a selfless volunteer at Spring Branch Hospital for over 20 years, donating over 5,000 hours of her time to help and comfort the sick and their loved ones. She was a devoted member of Tallowood Baptist Church, a true patriot, and a beloved mother of four children, whom she raised on her own. Survivors include her daughter Pamela Jean Grube; sons Gregory Ellis Coulter and wife Kathryn and Michael Paul Coulter and wife Christine; grandchildren Corey Bransford and husband Colter, Michael Paul Coulter, II, Kathlyn Curtis and husband Nicholas, Caroline Romano and husband Matthew, John Stanley Grube, III, Aaron Ellis Coulter and wife Emily; great-grandchildren Anne, Emma, and Eleanor; sister Ella Mae; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins. Preceded in death by her son Steven Brent Coulter; parents George Washington and Nola Wiggins Shiflett; brothers Virgil, Marvin ("Panama"), and Willie ("Cooney"); and sisters Mary, Hazel, Clois, and Opal. A Celebration of Life and committing Ms. Naomi Coulter to God was held Tuesday, March 22, 2011 at Tallowood Baptist Church, 555 Tallowood, Houston with Dr. Duane Brooks presiding. Interment followed in the Memorial Oaks Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to Vitas Hospice at Memorial Hermann Hospital. Condolences for Ms. Coulter may be left online obituaries www.memorialoaksfunerals.com. Memorial Oaks Funeral Home

JOE LOWERY
Mr. Joe Lowery, age 82 of Crockett, passed away Monday, March 21, 2011 in the East Texas Medical Center-Crockett. Mr. Lowery was born January 9, 1929 in Houston County, Texas and had lived in Houston County all of his lifetime. Mr. Lowery had worked as a farmer and rancher and was a member of the North Loop Baptist Church. He enjoyed coon hunting and loved children. Survivors include his wife Molly Faye Lowery, of Crockett; sons James Lowery and wife Pamela D. and Joe Don Lowery and wife Pamela J., all of Crockett; grandchildren Neil Lowery, of Cleveland, Dustin Lowery, of Kingwood, Heather Cook, of Lovelady, Jennifer Cook, and Barry Lowery, both of Crockett; great-grandchildren Kyra Lowery, Trinity Lowery, Nathan Lowery and Baylee Lowery; sister Sybil Estelle Hudson, of Crockett; brothers Bobbie Gene Lowery, of Kennard and Tommie Neil Lowery and wife Jan, of Crockett; special nephew Lee Hudson, of Waco; numerous other relatives. Preceded in death by her parents Neil and Ruby Lowery; brothers and sister Grover Lowery, Lebert Lowery, J. W. Lowery, Pauline Cameron and Roy Lowery. Funeral Services for Mr. Joe Lowery were held Thursday, March 24, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. in the Callaway-Allee Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Dennis Lowery officiating. Interment followed in the Enon Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the North Loop Baptist Church, 415 N. E. Loop 304, Crockett, Texas 75835. Condolences for Mr. Lowery may be left at online obituaries www.callawayallee.com. Callaway-Allee Funeral Home

BEULA ELLISOR ROSSER
Mrs. Beula Ellisor Rosser, age age 95 of Friday, passed away Wednesday, March 16, 2011 in Crockett. Mrs. Rosser was born October 2, 1915 in Oakhurst, Texas to Luther and Bessie Ellisor. She was affiliated with the United Methodist Church, a retired teacher, and belonged to the Retired Teacher Association, Friday Community Center, and the Japonica Garden Club of Friday. Survivors include numerous cousins, other relatives, and friends. Preceded in death by her husband W. G. Rosser; and parents Luther and Bessie Ellisor. Funeral Services for Mrs. Beula Ellisor Rosser were held Sunday March 20, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. at Groveton Funeral Home with Bro. Lewis Jones officiating. Interment followed in Ellis Prairie Cemetery. Pallbearers were Gaylan Page, James Rosser, Raymond Monroe, Billy Perkins, Bill Wagner, and J. E. Anderson. Honorary Pallbearers were David Trahan, Robert Ellison, Dr. Jerry Fain, and Jerry Mac Anderson. Memorials may be made to the Friday Community Center or the Flat Prairie Methodist Church. Groveton Funeral Home

LEE FRANCIS RANDOLPH CLEVELAND
Mrs. Lee Francis Randolph Cleveland, age 70 of Orange, passed away Wednesday, March 16, 2011 at Promise Hospital in Nederland. Mrs. Cleveland was born February 3, 1941 in Crockett, Texas to William and Texana Randolph. She was a retired educator. Survivors include her husband of 42 years, Willie Cleveland; two sons Brian Cleveland (Karen), of Kansas City, Mo. and Kendall Cleveland (Nakeisha), of Baton Rouge, La.; two daughters Tara Williams (Mavis) and Demetria Cleveland (Abdul Berry), all of Orange; seven grandchildren Anthony, Korie, Keyshawn, Kamerin, Kendall, Kaiden and Nyja; one sister Versia White (Ray); and a host of nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her parents William and Texana Randolph, one sister Nora Ellen McBay; one brother William Fred Randolph; and one grandson Kaleb Berry. Funeral Services for Mrs. Lee Francis Randolph Cleveland will be held Thursday, March 24, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. at Mount Sinai Missionary Baptist Church, Pastored by Rev. Calvin C. Jones, 1111 N. Second St. in Orange, Tx., officiated by Associate Pastor Rev. Van Barnett. Interment will follow in Jasper Cemetery, Hopewell Community, Crockett. Barkley Memorial Funeral Home

BERNICE CURRIE
Mrs. Bernice Currie, age 81 of Kennard, passed away Sunday, March 20, 2011 at her residence. Mrs. Currie was born January 24, 1930 in Conroe, Texas and had lived most of her lifetime in Kennard. Mrs. Currie was a housewife and enjoyed quilting. She attended the Methodist Church. Survivors include her children Martha Childs and husband George, of Kennard, Roy Currie and wife Sharon, of Porter Springs, Ovie Currie and wife Loretta, of Porter, Mary Christian and husband Charles, of Hardin, Delta Stites and husband Tommy, of Conroe, Teresa Mullane of Montgomery, John Currie, Jr. and wife Linda, of Kennard, Rick Currie and wife Teresa, of Wells, David Currie and Buford Currie and wife Betty, all of Kennard; grandchildren Nikki Orsak, Rhonda Alfred, Jennifer Reynolds, Aimee Meshell, Aaron Currie, Chuck Christian, Brandon Stites, Matthew Thomas, Ricky Currie, Peggy Currie, April Currie, Scott Currie, Sandie Currie, Joshua Currie, Randy Currie, Danny Currie, Sean Rogers, Christopher Bernard, Michelle Spigle, Kelly Stites, Tim Stites, Tommy Stites, Jr. and Brandon Taylor; 35 great-grandchildren; brothers and sisters Ovie Young and wife Claire, Eunice Weeks, all of Conroe, Olee Teague and husband Eulray, of Brady, John Harvey Young and wife Sue, of Lufkin; numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives. Preceded in death by her husband John A. Currie; grandchildren Catherine Flanagan, Karen Kostura, Michael Currie and Stephanie Stites; great-grandson Peyton Currie; parents Roy and Josephine Young. Funeral Services for Mrs. Bernice Currie were held Wednesday, March 23, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. in the Callaway-Allee Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Larry Bruce officiating. Interment followed in the Corinth Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Hospice in the Pines 116 South Raguet, Lufkin, Texas 75904 or the Shriners Hospitals for Children, attn: Brenda Rubio, 815 Market Street, Galveston, TX 77550-2725. Condolences for Mrs. Currie may be left at online obituaries www.callawayallee.com. Callaway-Allee Funeral Home

HAROLD CLAUDE ENGLISH
Mr. Harold Claude English, age 80 of Lufkin, passed away Monday, March 21, 2011 at his residence. Mr. English was born March 10, 1931 in Kennard, Texas and had lived in Lufkin. He was a veteran of the U. S. Army having served during the Korean Conflict and the Vietnam War. Mr. English was retired having worked for the Texas Department of Criminal Justice System and was of the Baptist Faith. Survivors include his children Debbie Hiller and husband Bob, of Crowley, Nichole Cox and husband Josh, of Huntington; grandchildren Chris Fowler, of Fort Worth, Dale Fowler, Jr. and wife Michelle, of Jacksonville, Fla., Mary Hunter, of Fort Worth, Lucas Wallace, of Alvarado and Noah Cox, of Huntington; great-grandchildren Lilla Fowler, of Fort Worth, Blake Brewster, of Galveston, Christopher and Matthew Fowler, of Jacksonville, Fla. and Madeline Hunter, of Fort Worth; aunt Georgia Vaughn, of Crockett; numerous other relatives. Preceded in death by his parents Claude Henry and Annie Virgie (Dowdy) English; and brother Jimmy English. Memorial Services for Mr. Harold Claude English were held Saturday, March 26, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. in the Ivie Cemetery with the Rev. David Culp officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Houston County Cancer Support Group, P. O. Box 172, Crockett, Texas 75835 or American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 11454, Alexandria, Virginia 22312. Condolences for Mr. English may be left at online obituaries www.callawayallee.com. Callaway-Allee Funeral Home

Opal E. Hartnett Adams
CROCKETT – Services for Opal E. Hartnett Adams, 86, of the Weldon Community, were held at 10 a.m. Saturday, March 12, 2011, in the Weldon Baptist Church. Burial followed in the Lovelady Antioch Cemetery. Mrs. Adams died Wednesday, March 9, in Huntsville Memorial Hospital. She was born Feb. 10, 1925 in Weldon and had lived the Weldon Community most of her lifetime. Mrs. Adams was a member of the Weldon Civic Club and was also a member of the Weldon Baptist Church. She was retired after working as a bank teller. She was preceded in death by a brother, James “Bill” Hartnett, and an infant sister. Survivors include her husband of 68 years, Charlie Adams of Weldon; two sons, Charlie W. Adams Jr. and his wife, Mary of Lovelady, and Gary Boyd Adams and friend, Amie of Weldon; two sisters, Atholine Adams of Lovelady, and Yvette Freeman of Lovelady; two granddaughters and their husbands, Donna and Kenny Smith of Lovelady and Pam and Darryl Wooley of Austonio; five great-grandchildren, Lauren, Katie, Taylor, Jordan and Joe; and numerous other relatives. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Weldon Baptist Church or Lovelady Antioch Cemetery Association, c/o Joan Little, 4846 C. R. 3455, Lovelady, Texas 75851. Condolences for Mrs. Adams may be left at online obituaries www.callawayallee.com. Callaway-Allee Funeral Home of Crockett directed the arrangements.

Ralph Barrett
GROVETON – Services for Ralph Barrett, 83, of Groveton were held at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 19, at the Groveton Funeral Home with Bro. Horace Fletcher officiating. Burial followed in the Mount Zion Cemetery. Mr. Barrett died Tuesday, March 15, in Houston. He was born Jan. 24, 1928, in Trinity County and was a retired mechanic for Padgett Ford. He was a member of the Hillcrest Baptist Church in Lufkin. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Barbara Barrett; a grandson, Stephen Petty; and a granddaughter, Johnna Aliss Williamson. Survivors include his wife of 61 years, Reba Barrett of Groveton; four daughters and their spouses, Connie and John Williamson of Crockett, Susan “Beth” and Steve Paulson of Groveton, Tina Walker of Santa Cruise, Calif., and Ronda and Timothy Bagby of Lufkin; 11 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; special friends, Bill Walker and Robert “Juan” Molena; and a number of other relatives and friends. Pallbearers included Lynn Barrett, Wayne Kritchner, James Harold Smith, Dwayne Tullos, Thomas Marshall, Robert Molina and James Carl Barrett. Groveton Funeral Home directed the arrangements.

Larry Farnsworth, PhD.
TRINITY -- Memorial services for Larry Farnsworth, PhD., were held at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 19, 2011 at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints with Bishop Michael Boyle presiding. Dr. Farnsworth died Tuesday, March 15, in Trinity. He was born Jan. 16, 1937, in Douglas, Ariz. and proudly served his country in the U.S. Army. He was on the riffle team and was a excellent marksman. He later served as a game warden in New Mexico and Utah and for a time was a deputy sheriff in Utah. He received a bachelors degree in zoology and biology from Brigham University. He moved to Texas and began attending Sam Houston State University where he and received his doctor of philosophy degree in criminology. While in Texas, he was employed by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice as a managing read statistician. Dr. Farnsworth was preceded in death by his wife of 45 years Winona Farnsworth; and a son-in-law, Raymond Morris. Survivors include three children; Laurie Morris, Lynette Burnett, and Kenneth Farnsworth; three brothers and their spouses, Jack and Ellen Farnsworth, Fred and Sandy Farnsworth and Lyn and Karen Farnsworth; four grandchildren, Bryany Newland and her husband Andrew, Brandon Burnett, Lauren Burnett and Corwin Farnsworth; three great-grandchildren, Adrien, Jude, Evie; and a number of other relatives. Waller-Thornton Funeral Home of Trinity directed the arrangements.

Billie Mae Walker Gibbens
TRINITY -- Services for Billie Mae Walker Gibbens, 83, of Trinity were held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 22, 2011 at Trinity Pines Baptist Church with Pastor Mark Gray and the Rev. Kenneth Myers officiating. Burial followed in Chita Cemetery. Mrs. Gibbens died Friday, March 18, in Livingston. She was born Jan. 20, 1928, in Ada, Okla. She moved to Trinity from Pasadena in 1985 and worked at the dry cleaners. Billie was a homemaker, wife and mother. She was a member of Trinity Pines Baptist church. She was preceded in death by her parents, Mary Jane Davis Walker and Roy Walker; four sisters; and one brother. Survivors include her husband of 62 years, Raymond Wilson “Dub” Gibbens; a daughter and her spouse, Neva Jane and Roy Barnes; and a number of other relatives and friends. Waller-Thornton Funeral Home of Trinity directed the arrangements.

Michael Lewis Long
TRINITY – A celebration of life service for Michael Lewis Long, 42, was held at 5 p.m. Friday, March 18, 2011 at the River of Life Church in Trinity with the Rev. Mike Loftin officiating. Mr. Long died Wednesday, March 16, in Conroe. He was born April 10, 1968, in Sweetwater, Tenn. and was employed as an over the road truck driver in the transportation business for Little E Trucking of Fayetteville, N.C. He also was considered one of the best diesel mechanics in the industry. He has taught his children how to care for the engines in their vehicles. He was preceded in death by his father, William Lewis Long Jr. Survivors include his children, Michael Ray Lewis Long, Michael Mobley, Prescilla, Negrito, Vanessa and Jando; his mother, Ruth Fletcher; three grandchildren; a very special friend, Evelia Long; and a number of other relatives and friends. Waller-Thornton Funeral Home of Trinity directed the arrangements.

Elsie Fay Pevehouse
TRINITY -- Graveside services for Elsie Fay Pevehouse, 76, of Trinity were held at 2 p.m. Monday, March 21, 2011 at 2 p.m. in Matagorda with Pastor Mitch Sauls officiating. Burial followed in Matagorda Cemetery Mrs. Pevehouse died Tuesday, March 15, at her residence with her family at her side. She was born Dec. 12, 1934, in Quintana Island, the last of 13 children born to Elijah and Mary Simons. Mrs. Pevehouse was paint contractor and was considered an artist when she would paint. She helped build a church and once worked in a crab plant to help provide for the family. She loved being a mother and grandmother and would cook many meals for her family. She was preceded in death by her husband, Harvey Pevehouse; two sons, Tony and Harvey Jr.; and a granddaughter, Jodie Walker. Survivors include three children and a daughter-in-law, Cathy Ann Weaver, Alan and Terry Pevehouse and Stephanie Cora Lynn Pevehouse; 12 grandchildren Wendy, Sean, Alan Jr., Michael, Cody, Sky, Jack, Brian, Hannah, James, Michael and Candice; and a number of other relatives and friends. Waller-Thornton Funeral Home of Trinity directed the arrangements.

Beula Ellisor Rosser
GROVETON – Services for Beula Ellisor Rosser, 95, of Friday were held at 2 p.m.. Sunday, March 20, 2011, at Groveton Funeral Home with Bro. Lewis Jones officiating. Burial followed in the Ellis Prairie Cemetery. Mrs. Rosser died Wednesday, March 16, in Crockett. She was born Oct. 2, 1915 in Oakhurst and was a retired teacher. She was affiliated with the United Methodist Church and was a member of the Retired Teachers Association, the Friday Community Center and the Japonica Garden Club of Friday. She was preceded in death by her husband, W.G. Rosser; and her parents, Luther and Bessie Ellisor. Survivors include a number of relatives and friends, including cousins Carol Faye Hester and Judy Hunter Shreiner. Pallbearers included Gaylan Page, James Rosser, Raymond Monroe, Billy Perkins, Bill Wagner and J.E. Anderson. Honorary pallbearers were David Trahan, Robert Ellison, Dr. Jerry Fain and Jerry Mac Anderson. In lieu of flowers, the family has asked that memorial contributions be made to the Friday Community Center or the Flat Prairie Methodist Church. Groveton Funeral Home directed the arrangements.

Mrs. Willie “Bill” (Kirkland) Gates
CENTER – Services for Mrs. Willie “Bill” (Kirkland) Gates, 96, of Hot Springs, Ark. and formerly of Trinity, were held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, March 16, 2011, at the Wimberly Chapel in Huxley. Burial followed in the Wimberly Cemetery. Mrs. Gates died Saturday, March 12, 2011. She was born Aug. 24, 1914 in Shelby County, the daughter of the Rev. William Brantley and Francis “Fannie” (White) Kirkland. She was faithful in Sunday school as well as a church worker. She was a member of the garden club and was an artist. She was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Billy Davis Lovell; a grandson, Billy Don Lovell; seven brothers; and two sisters. Survivors include a grandson and his spouse, Brian and Angela Lovell of Hot Springs, Ark.; three great-grandchildren, Brian Lovell Jr., Tina Lovell and Randi Kirkland Lovell; and a number of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends In lieu of flowers, the family has asked that donations can be made to Wimberly Cemetery, 13305 FM 139, Shelbyville, Texas 75973 or American Cancer Society. 
 An online registry book is available at http://www.-mangumfuneralhome.com/ Mangum Funeral Home of Center directed the arrangements.

Dayrl Bryan Morrow Jr.
TRINITY – Memorial services for former Trinity city councilman Dayrl Bryan Morrow Jr., 65, of Trinity will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, March 18, at the Waller-Thornton Funeral Home in Trinity. Mr. Morrow died Saturday, March 12, at his residence. He was born Sept. 27, 1945 in Crockett and attended Trinity public schools. He served “on and off” as a member of the Trinity City Council for a total of 16 years between 1980 and 2008. Mr. Morrow worked as a car and land salesman and served for many years as a Little League coach. His hobbies included politics, playing cards (spades), sports cars and watching football. He was preceded in death by his parents, Mamie Thompson Morrow and Dayrl Bryan Morrow Sr. Survivors include his daughter, Monica Morrow Battles of Trinity; and two grandchildren, Colton Elliott and Wyatt Battles. Waller-Thornton Funeral Home directed the arrangements.

Janet Paschall
TRINITY – Janet Paschall, 73, of Trinity died Friday, March 4, 2011, at East Texas Medical Center-Tyler. Burial was in the Houston National Cemetery beside her late husband, George W. Paschall Jr. She was born July 21, 1937 and together with her late husband was a longtime resident of Trinity. Survivors include a son and his spouse, George “Buddy” and Vicki Paschall of Midlothian; two sisters, Shirley Buchanan and Betty Hope, both of Willis; a brother, and his spouse, Paul “Bo” and Donna Buchanan of Evergreen; three grandchildren and a spouse, Wendy Paschall, Coby Paschall and Kacie and Jason Welte of Midlothian; two great-grandchildren, Andrew and Elizabeth Welte of Midlothian; and a number of nieces and nephews. Conroe Funeral Directors were in change of the services.

Hoytt H. Thompson
GROVETON -- Funeral services for Hoytt H. Thompson, 105, of Groveton, were held at 10 a.m. Thursday March 3, 2011 in the Cartwright Memorial Chapel of the Groveton Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Lewis Jones officiating. Burial followed in the Zion Hill Cemetery. Mr. Thompson died Saturday, Feb. 26, in Crockett. He was born October 8, 1905, in Friday, the son to the late William Asa Thompson and Lottie Standley Thompson. Survivors include his son, Charles Thompson of Concrete, Wash.; a daughter, Linda Thompson of Groveton; a daughter-in-law, Jeanne Thompson of Athens; grandchildren Rick and Lori Gabrielson of Westminister, Colo., Tim Thompson of Seattle, Wash., Michael and Nikki Thompson of Auburn, Wash., Sammy and Sharon Dial of Groveton, Tracy Thompson of Athens, and Tony and Christy LeBlanc of Groveton,; 11 great-grand-children; one great-great-grandchild; and a number of other relatives and friends. Pallbearers included L.E. “Shorty” Thompson, W.A. “Butch” Thompson, Lawrence “Ray” Thompson, Kirk Thompson, Cory Thompson and Andy Thompson. Honorary pallbearers were Tom Thompson, Terry Haley, Mac Stevenson, Stan Thompson, and Billy Perkins. Groveton Funeral Home directed the arrangements.

Mildred Cannon Lathrop
TRINITY – Services for Mildred Cannon Lathrop, 81, will be held Thursday, March 10, 2011 at Trinity Church of God with the Rev. Jack Black officiating. Burial will follow in Trinity Cedar Grove Cemetery. The family received friends from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, March 9, at Trinity Church of God. Mrs. Lathrop died Saturday, March 5, in Corsicana. She was born Feb. 27, 1930, in Pearson Chapel in Houston County. She was preceded in death by: her parents, David Daniel Cannon and Mae Bell Dixon Cannon; her husband, Henry Edward Lathrop,; a daughter, Linda Gail Lathrop Lacoste; and a sister, Florence Clara Cannon Blackmon, Survivors include two children and their spouses, Danny Edward and Mary Lathrop and Gary Eugene and Pat Lathrop; four siblings and their spouses, David Paul and Mary Cannon, Robert Thurman and Sylvia Cannon, Eugene Lamoin and Shelby Cannon and Jeanette Cannon and John Scott; four grandchildren: and their spouses, Roger Dale and JoAnn Lacoste, Renee Lacoste, Asher Daniel Lathrop and Kim and Justin Magras; four great-grandchildren, Blaze Edward Lacoste, Kalah Mae Lacoste, Madison Lacoste and Baylee Faith Lathrop; and a number of nieces and nephews. Waller-Thornton Funeral Home of Trinity directed the arrangements.

Raymond Earl Morris Jr.
TRINITY -- Celebration of life services for Raymond Earl Morris Jr., 46, will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 12, 2011 at the First Presbyterian Church in Trinity. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Friday, March 11, at Waller-Thornton Funeral Home. Mr. Morris died Thursday, March 3. He was born June 21, 1964, in Huntsville, the son of Elaine Winkle Morris and Raymond Earl Morris. He graduated from Huntsville High School where he was team manager for a championship winning football team. Mr. Morris was first employed by the Texas Department of Criminal Justice in Corrections. He eventually was lead to become certified in the emergency medical field as a paramedic and this was to become his passion. He not only saved countless lives, he inspired and mentored literally dozens of people into the same field. He also volunteered for 13 years with the Trinity Peninsula Ambulance Association where he received multiple awards for 500 and 1000 volunteer hours in his “off time” from work. He was preceded in death by his parents, both grandfathers and several aunts, uncles and cousins Survivors include his wife, Laurie Morris; one daughter and her spouse, Bryany and Andrew Newland; a brother, William “Rusty” Morris; three grandchildren, Adrien, Jude and Evie; and a number of aunts, uncles, cousins and two grandmothers. Waller-Thornton Funeral Home of Trinity directed the arrangements.

Harlon Mayo Sigler
TRINITY – Memorial services for Harlon Mayo Sigler, 72, of Trinity will be held at 12:30 p.m. Friday, March 25, 2011, at the Houston Veterans Administration Cemetery, 10410 Veterans Memorial Drive in Houston. Mr. Sigler died with his family at his side on Nov. 1, 2010, in hospice care in Conroe. He was born Aug. 28, 1938. After serving for nine years in the U.S. Navy, he worked for many years as an electrician, retiring from Kenmor Electric. During his retirement, he enjoyed fishing, hunting, growing vegetables and canning foods for his family and friends. Survivors include several children, a number of grandchildren and his beloved dog, Sandy.

Martha Jo Evans Smith
GROVETON -- A celebration of life service for Martha Jo Evans Smith, 63, was held at 6 p.m. Saturday, March 5, 2011, at the First Baptist Church in Groveton. Mrs. Smith died Thursday, March 3 in Groveton. She was born July 13, 1947 in Groveton, the daughter of Raymond and Bessie Mae Evans. Mrs. Smith loved to be in a kitchen and worked in many restaurants where she enjoyed being a cook. Known as one of the “best cooks in town,” she also was known as being a wonderful mother and grandmother. She was preceded in death by her parents; and her friends, Jay Granham and Charlie Westerfield. Survivors include a daughter, Lynda McQueen; a son and his spouse, David and Lanie Smith; four grandchildren, Monica McQueen Tyana Rodriguez, Madison Smith and Mallory Smith; and a number of other relatives. In lieu of flowers, the family has asked that donations made to Project Celebration or Ex-Students Association. Waller-Thornton Funeral Home of Trinity directed the arrangements.

BETTY CAROL LARUE
Miss Betty Carol LaRue, age 65 of Lovelady, passed away Friday, February 25, 2011 in the Scott and White Hospital in Temple. Miss LaRue was born January 25, 1946 in Crockett, Texas and had lived in Lovelady for the past 10 years, previously living in Houston for 33 years. Miss LaRue was a member of the Weldon Civic Club, Kappa Delta Gamma Crockett Chapter and the Republican Women. She was a retired teacher and also a member of the First United Methodist Church in Lovelady where she was a member of the Gleaners Sunday School Class. Survivors include her brothers Glenn LaRue and wife Joylea, of Lovelady and Ronald G. LaRue and wife Colleen, of Crockett; nephews Russell Bracewell and wife Kathleen, of Tomball, Jeremy LaRue and wife Kristi, of Wylie and Wesley LaRue and wife Kristen, of Katy; great-nephew Logan Bracewell, of Tomball; great-nieces Katelyn Carmichael, of Crockett, Elaina Bracewell, of Tomball and Baby LaRue due to arrive in 1 month; numerous cousins and other relatives. Preceded in death by her father Glover LaRue; mother Bertie LaRue; step-father Loman Tipton; and niece Melissa Huff. Funeral Services for Miss Betty Carol LaRue were held Tuesday, March 1, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. in the First United Methodist Church in Lovelady with the Rev. Jackie Snarr and the Rev. Doug Howell officiating. Interment followed in the Evergreen Cemetery in Lovelady. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the First United Methodist Church in Lovelady. Condolences for Miss LaRue may be left at online obituaries www.callawayallee.com. Callaway-Allee Funeral Home

GERTIE NETTLES ROBERTS
Mrs. Gertie Nettles Roberts, age 92 of Conroe, Texas gracefully left us to be with her Lord and Savior on February 24, 2011. Mrs Roberts was born March 11, 1918, in Crockett, Texas, the eldest child of the late Jesse James Nettles and Eura Mayes Nettles. She was married in November 1955 to Ted Roberts. Mrs. Roberts was an active member of the Eastern Star, the Pythian Sisters – Knights of Pythias, Davy Crockett #193, for a number of years. She was also a member of Allendale Baptist Church, Conroe, Texas. Survivors include her two siblings and their spouses Willis Nettles and wife Lupita and Mary Nettles Cafero and husband Dominick; brother Willis and sister Mary; number of nieces and nephews, as well as numerous great-nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her husband Ted Roberts in 1995; parents Jesse James Nettles and Eura Mayes Nettles; siblings Merle Nettles Pace and her husband J.W. Pace and James Hubert Nettles. A Celebration of Life for Mrs. Gertie Nettles Roberts will be held on Saturday, March 5, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. in the Chapel at Metcalf Funeral Home in Conroe 1801 E. White Oak Terrace. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Gertie’s name to: Creek Cemetery 485 Briargrove Crockett, TX 75835. Metcalf Funeral Directors

BETTY LOU LINDSAY
Mrs. Betty Lou Lindsay, age 56 of Porter, passed away Sunday, February 27, 2011 in the Northeast Medical Center in Humble. Mrs. Lindsay was born May 3, 1954 in Walker County, Texas and had lived in Porter for the past 18 years. She was a housewife and was retired from Nabisco. Survivors include her husband Don Lindsay, of Porter; children Catherine Pennington, of Ark., Amanda Lindsay and Donald Lindsay, Jr., both of Porter; grandchildren Savanna, Shannell, Aaron, Allison, Trey, Matthew and Andrew; sister Linda Jackson, of Alvin; brothers Jerry Ford, of Oakhurst, Leonard Ford, of Ariz., Larry Joe Burns, of Mo. and Richard Allen Burns, of La.; numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives. Funeral Services for Mrs. Betty Lou Lindsay were held Thursday, March 3, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. in the Callaway-Allee Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Jim Arnold officiating. Condolences for Mrs. Lindsay may be left at online obituaries www.callawayallee.com. Callaway-Allee Funeral Home

WANDA GAYLE GUILLORY
Mrs. Wanda Gayle Guillory, age 77 of Crockett, passed away Tuesday, March 1, 2001 at ETMC/Crockett. Mrs. Guillory was born January 1, 1934 in Morgan, Texas to Howard B. and Bertha E. McKissick Wood. She was a retired bookkeeper and a very skilled artist. Mrs. Guillory was a member of Lackland Terrace Church of Christ in San Antonio. Survivors include her son Gary W. Stevenson, of San Antonio; three daughters Nita Lopez, of Von Ormy, Sheresa Watson, of Grapeland and Darlene Burkey, of La Porte; four sisters Netta Martin, of Jefferson, Maggie Larsen, of Tennessee Colony, Linda Daniel, of New Caney and Pamela Lowery, of Crockett; one brother Frank Ed Wood, of Cut and Shoot; 10 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her parents Howard B. and Bertha E. McKissick; and brother “Sonny” Howard Barry Wood. Funeral Services for Mrs. Wanda Gayle Guillory will be held Friday, March 4, 2011 at 1:00 p.m. at Evergreen Chapel with Bro. Randy Shipman officiating. Interment will follow in Evergreen Cemetery. To view online, leave condolences or sign guest book go to www.baileyandfosterfuneralhome.com Bailey&Foster Funeral Home

MINNIE RUTINE FOBBS WARFIELD
Mrs. Minnie Rutine Fobbs Warfield, age 89, remained true to God’s until the sun set on Friday, February 25, 2011 when Heaven opened it’s gates and she touched the Master’s hand, and He said “Well done my good and faithful servant, Well Done.” Mrs. Warfield “Sweetning Mama” was born February 18, 1922 to the late Chester and Willie Fobbs in Dickson Hopewell Community. Mrs. Warfield attended Dickson Hopewell Elemantary School and Williams High School. She accepted Christ as her Lord and Savior at an early age at Dickson Hopewell Baptist Church. She later united with Wheeler Springs Missionary Baptist Church. She met and married R.L. Warfield, and to this union they shared seven children; four daughters and three sons. For more than four decades, she served as a devoted and dedicated member, Church Clerk, Treasurer, Sunday School Teacher, Sunday School Superintendent, and a faithful worker in the community. Mrs. Warfield was a member of the Court Order of Calanthe of Texas-Pearl Chapter Court No. 96 for 50 years and also a member of The Order of the Eastern Star of Texas-Solid Friendship Chapter No. 94. A loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, great-great-grandmother, sister, aunt and friend has departed from this earth for another land, to a city which hath foundations whose builder and maker of God. She enjoyed cooking (for anybody that came to her home and carrying food out to the community), canning fruits and vegetables, gardening and quilting. Survivors include her five children Charlie Frank Warfiled (Mary), Bobbie Benton, Geneva Shepherd (Herman), Bettye Glenn (Rickey) and James Warfield; one sister Robbie Nell Roberts; 12 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; nine great-great-grandchildren; special nephew Ben Mask (Janice); special nieces Lela Victor and Myrtle; very special granddaughter Jacqueline Benton-Arthur (Winfred “W.T.”); and a host of nieces, nephews, other reletives and friends. Preceded in death by her parents Chester and Willie Fobbs; husband R.L. Warfield; son Willie “Lewis” Warfield; daughter Raye “Katherine” Edgley; three brothers; and four sisters. Funeral Services for Mrs. Minnie Rutine Fobbs Warfield were held Saturday, March 5, 2011 at Wheeler Springs Missionary Baptist Church 12:00 noon.

FRANCES LORRAINE LILYHOLM FOXWORTH
Mrs. Frances Lorraine Lilyholm Foxworth, age 90 of Belton, formerly of Crockett, passed away Thursday, March 3, 2011 in a Belton nursing home. Mrs. Foxworth was born February 2, 1921 in Minneapolis, Minnesota to Charles Bror Lilyholm and Louisa Marie Swenson Lilyholm. She grew up in Minneapolis and moved to Houston as a young adult where she met and married Leon Foxworth on July 7, 1944. Upon retirement they moved to Crockett where they were a member of Central Baptist Church. Mrs. Foxworth moved to Belton in 2002 and was a member of First Baptist Church. Survivors include her one son Lawrence Foxworth and wife Susan, of Burleson; two daughters Pamela Brandon and husband Ronnie, of Belton and Rebecca Chapman and husband Wayne, of Buffalo; eight grandchildren Amy Clay and husband Duane, Trevi Turner, Marnie Copeland and husband Scott, Dale Brandon, Laura Brandon, Thomas Archer and wife Heather, Charles Archer and Allyson Archer; five great grandchildren, Ariel Brandon, Chase Pettyjohn, Mackenzie Crouse, Molly Crouse and Claire Archer. Preceded in death by her husband Leon Foxworth; and son Charles Leon Foxworth. Funeral Services for Mrs. Frances Lorraine Lilyholm Foxworth were held Saturday, March 5, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. in the Central Baptist Church in Crockett with the Rev. John Goss officiating. Interment followed in Evergreen Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Central Baptist Church, 102 North Seventh Street, Crockett, Texas 75835. Condolences for Mrs. Foxworth may be left at online obituaries www.callawayallee.com. Callaway-Allee Funeral Home

ADRIAN A. “BUDDY” DAVIS JR.
Mr. Adrian A. “Buddy” Davis, Jr., age 64 of Kennard, passed away Thursday, February 10, 2011 in the Memorial Medical Center in Lufkin. Mr. Davis was born August 21, 1946 in Austin, Texas and was a 1964 graduate of Crockett High School. Mr. Davis was a veteran of the U. S. Navy having served on the U.S.S. Trenton LPD-14 during Vietnam. He received a Bachelors degree from the University of Texas in 1969 and was a graduate of South Texas Law School. Mr. Davis was a member of the State Bar of Texas, Texas Exes and Texas Land Title Association. He was an attorney and a member of the First Baptist Church in Kennard. Survivors include his wife Mary Ann Davis, of Kennard; children Hall Wilson Davis and fiancé Kandy and Shannon Lee Davis, all of Bryan; sister Bette Jones and husband Terry, of Bryan; sister-in-law and brother-in-law Sue and Marvin Wilkinson, of Huntsville; brother-in-law Mike Friberg, of Kennard; sister-in-law Kay Graves, of Austin; numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives. Preceded in death by his parents Adrian A., Sr. and Melba Davis. Funeral Services for Mr. Adrian A. “Buddy” Davis, Jr. were held Monday, February 14, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. in the First Baptist Church in Kennard with the Rev. Jim Durham officiating. Interment followed in the Conner Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, Houston County Cancer Support Group or any charity of your choice. Condolences for Mr. Davis may be left at online obituaries www.callawayallee.com. Callaway-Allee Funeral Home

HAZEL A. POLLARD
Mrs. Hazel A. Pollard, of Grapeland, passed away Sunday, February 13, 2011 in Crockett. Mrs. Pollard was born January 8, 1918 in Buffalo, Texas to David Wesley and Hester Lavenia Shaw Bain. She was a homemaker and a Methodist. Survivors include her daughters Deborah Grosso and Dana Koy and husband Milton; grandson Rusty Leared and wife Tammy; and numerous nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her parents David Wesley and Hester Lavenia Shaw Bain; and husband of 61 years Parks Pollard. Graveside Services for Mrs. Hazel A. Pollard will be held Saturday, February 19, 2011 at 3:00 p.m. in Evergreen Memorial Park in Crockett. To view online, leave condolences or sign guest book go to www.baileyandfosterfuneralhome.com Bailey&Foster Funeral Home

MARY SUE WALLIN
Ms. Mary Sue Wallin, age 79 of Madisonville, passed away Sunday night, February 13, 2011 at her home. Ms. Wallin was born August 2, 1931 in Porter Springs to Emmitt Thomas and Nettie Lou (Bowdoin) Brewton. She lived most of her life in Madisonville but during her life had also lived in Crockett and Texas City. Ms. Wallin was part of the first LVN class in 1978-1979 that Madison County Hospital had and was one of ten students that graduated. She first started working as a LVN at the Madison County Hospital and then went to work as a LVN at the Madisonville Nursing Home where she retired after 20 years. Ms. Wallin also held a beautician’s license. Some of the hobbies that Mary enjoyed were working cross word puzzles and jig saw puzzles. She was devoted to her children and grandchildren. Survivors include her sons and daughters-in-law Jimmy and Virginia Wallin, of Madisonville, Tommy and Deborah Wallin, of Leona, Michael Wallin, of Madisonville and Johnny and Debbie Wallin, of Hempstead; daughters and sons-in-law Pam Rice, of Austin, Peggy Mitchell, of Conroe, Cynthia and Milton Andrus, of Madisonville, Brenda and Ronnie Oswald and Nancy Williams, of Nocona; brother Bobby Brewton, of Conroe; sister Maxine Levell, of Ft. Worth; 22 grandchildren; and numerous great grandchildren. Preceded in death by her parents Emmitt Thomas and Nettie Lou (Bowdoin) Brewton; brothers Emmitt Thomas Brewton, Jr. and J. E. Brewton; and sister Margarite Brewton. Funeral Services for Ms. Mary Sue Wallin were held Wednesday, February 16, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. at the Faith Baptist Church with the Rev. Brian Smith officiating. Interment followed in the Porter Springs Cemetery in Porter Springs. Pallbearers were David Wallin, Brad Wallin, Josh Gorney, Ronnie Levell, Allen Levell and Steve Levell. Honorary Pallbearers were Matt Taylor and John Alexander. Logon to our website at www.madisonvillefuneralhome.com to sign the guestbook and view the Memorial Tribute DVD for Mary Sue Wallin. LOGO Madisonville Funeral Home

ROBERTA KENNEDY JOHNSON
Mrs. Roberta Kennedy Johnson, age 56 of Elkhart, passed away Monday, February 14, 2011 at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston. Mrs. Johnson was born September 20, 1954 to C. W. and Virginia Kennedy Jr. in Crockett. She attended and graduated from St. Mary's Hall in San Antonio in 1973. Following high school, She pursued a nursing career. In order to do that, she attended college at University of Texas at Austin, where she was a member of Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority, Lon Morris College in Jacksonville, Tyler Junior College in Tyler, University of Texas in Tyler, Texas and lastly University of Texas at Arlington where she obtained her most distinguished title of Nurse Practitioner of Psychiatry in October 2009. She was employed with Rusk State Hospital as a Nurse Practitioner. Survivors include her husband Lonny Johnson, of Elkhart; five daughters and sons-in-laws Melanie and Jay Cagle and Tina Lincoln, of Corsicana, Monica and James Fisher and Katie Glasgow, of Jacksonville and Ginny Glasgow and Gary Fowler, of Pearland; stepson and his wife Kenny and Teresa McLeod, of Texas; mother Virginia Kennedy, of Crockett; brother and sister in law Chuck and Deborah Kennedy, of Crockett; mother-in-law: Eleanor Johnson, of Fargo, ND; 11 grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; two granddogs and Herra the bird; extra special friends Betty Broussard, of Gallatin, Kathy Lane, of Rusk and Lauren Stall, of Pearland; and a host of unmentioned friends and colleagues. Preceded in death by her father, C. W. Kennedy Jr.; and several aunts and uncles. Memorial Services for Mrs. Roberta Kennedy Johnson was held Saturday, February 19, 2011 at 1:00 p.m. at Fellowship Bible Church in Jacksonville with Floyd Simpson officiating. In lieu of flowers, at the family's request, please make donations to: Rusk State Hospital c/o Roberta Johnson - Indigent Fund 903/683-3421 Niday Funeral Home

JAMES ARTHUR CLAYTON
Mr. James Arthur Clayton, age 62, of Lovelady, passed away Thursday, February 17, 2011 in the Winfield Nursing Center in Crockett. Mr. Clayton was born December 15, 1948 in Crockett and had lived most of his lifetime in Lovelady. Mr. Clayton was a logger and of the Baptist faith. He loved fishing and hunting. Survivors include his daughters Tonya Clayton, of Huntsville, Jennifer Clayton and Tommy Kron, of Lovelady; grandchildren Kelsie Clayton and Layna Clayton; Pam Alfred and husband Jason, of Grapeland; brother Boyd Clayton and wife Carrie, of Glendale; nieces Vicki Dobbs, Kathy Dennis and Lori Brewer. Preceded in death by his parents Arthur and Marie Clayton. Graveside Funeral Services for Mr. James Arthur Clayton were held Sunday, February 20, 2011at 2:00 p.m. in the Glendale Cemetery. Codolences for Mr. James Arthur Clayton may be left online obituaries www.callawayallee.com. Callaway-Allee Funeral Home

CARRIE LEA BENNETT
Mrs. Carrie Lea Bennett, age 85 of Crockett, passed away Wednesday, February 16, 2011 in the East Texas Medical Center-Crockett. Mrs. Bennett was born October 21, 1925 in Belott, Texas and had lived in Crockett most of her lifetime. Mrs. Bennett was a member of the Phythian Sisters in Crockett. She was retired from nursing after 50 years of service. Mrs. Bennett loved watching hummingbirds, enjoyed reading and cooking for her family. Survivors include her sons Kenneth Bennett and wife Carla, of Slidell, La. and Larry Bennett and wife Myra, of Crockett; daughter Sue Strban and husband Steve, of Crockett; grandchildren Steve Lynn Strban, Chris Bennett, both of Crockett, Kevin Bennett, of Shreveport, La., Lauren and Brian Faust, of Slidell, La., Kimberly and Randy Duhon, of Grapeland, Jake and Yi Jia Chen Rutherford, of China, Jacey Rutherford, of Slidell, La., Stanley Freeman, of Oscodo, Mich., Nathan Freeman, of Houston and Chad and Lea Freeman, of Dallas; 10 great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by her husband L. C. Bennett; parents Grover and Nora Bell Minter; brothers Grover Minter, Jr. and Wendall Minter; and sisters Berta Nell Gilbert, Nora Bell Minter and Betty Sue LaRue. Funeral Services for Mrs. Carrie Lea Bennett were held Saturday, February 19, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. in the Callaway-Allee Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Randy Shipman officiating. Interment followed in the Weches Cemetery. Condolences for Mrs. Carrie Lea Bennett may be left at online obituaries www.callawayallee.com. Callaway-Allee Funeral Home

CARRIE LEA BENNETT
Mrs. Carrie Lea Bennett, age 85 of Crockett, passed away Wednesday, February 16, 2011 in the East Texas Medical Center-Crockett. Mrs. Bennett was born October 21, 1925 in Belott, Texas and had lived in Crockett most of her lifetime. Mrs. Bennett was a member of the Phythian Sisters in Crockett. She was retired from nursing after 50 years of service. Mrs. Bennett loved watching hummingbirds, enjoyed reading and cooking for her family. The Lord is my shepherd; I shall not want. He maketh me to lie down in green pastures; he leadeth me beside the still waters. Psalm 23. Survivors include her sons Kenneth Bennett and wife Carla, of Slidell, La. and Larry Bennett and wife Myra, of Crockett; daughter Sue Strban and husband Steve, of Crockett; grandchildren Steve Lynn Strban, Chris Bennett, both of Crockett, Kevin Bennett, of Shreveport, La., Lauren and Brian Faust, of Slidell, La., Kimberly and Randy Duhon, of Grapeland, Jake and Yi Jia Chen Rutherford, of China, Jacey Rutherford, of Slidell, La., Stanley Freeman, of Oscodo, Mich., Nathan Freeman, of Houston and Chad and Leah Freeman, of Dallas; 10 great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by her husband L. C. Bennett; parents Grover and Nora Bell Minter; brothers Grover Minter, Jr. and Wendall Minter; and sisters Berta Nell Gilbert, Nora Bell Minter and Betty Sue LaRue. Funeral Services for Mrs. Carrie Lea Bennett were held Saturday, February 19, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. in the Callaway-Allee Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Randy Shipman officiating. Interment followed in the Weches Cemetery. Condolences for Mrs. Carrie Lea Bennett may be left at online obituaries www.callawayallee.com. Callaway-Allee Funeral Home

REBA KENDRICK BOWDOIN
Mrs. Reba Kendrick Bowdoin, age 87 of Crockett, passed away Friday, February 18, 2011 in the Houston County Nursing Home. Mrs. Bowdoin was born May 18, 1923 in Trinity County and had lived in Crockett most of her lifetime. She was a housewife and a member of the Shady Grove Baptist Church. Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law Barbara and Charles Frizzell, of Crockett; granddaughters Shelley Barron and husband Randall, of Comanche, Jana Patterson and husband Roy, of Palestine, Julie Neel and husband Bradley, of Crockett; great-grandchildren Racheal Barron, of Comanche, Natalie Patterson, of Palestine, Rylie, Reese and Ryan Barron, all of Comanche; brother Len Kendrick, of Crockett; numerous nieces, nephews and friends including special friends, Polly Beard, Lois Shanks and Ruth Matchett and special friend and roommate, Hazel Millwee and family. Preceded in death by her husband Ernest Bowdoin; infant son Ernest Randall Bowdoin; daughter Nita Abbey; parents Lynn and Sidney Kendrick; and five brothers. Funeral Services for Mrs. Reba Kendrick Bowdoin were held Monday, February 21, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. in the Callaway-Allee Memorial Chapel with Rev. Terry Gibson officiating. Interment followed in the Shady Grove Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Shady Grove Cemetery, c/o Dana Reed, 539 FM 232, Crockett, Texas 75835. Condolences for Mrs. Bowdoin may be left at online obituaries www.callawayallee.com. Callaway-Allee Funeral Home

MARY ELIZABETH LENORMAND
Mrs. Mary Elizabeth LeNormand, age 84 of Lovelady, passed away Sunday, February 20, 2011, at her residence. Mrs. LeNormand was born November 27, 1926, in Saratoga to Lawrence Frances and Mary Elizabeth (Castro) Pichoff. Having resided in Trinity, Texas for 20 years, she was a medication aide with Kountze Nursing Center. Survivors include her son Lawrence Hugh McEwin and his wife Sandra, of Lovelady; step-children Dana Frazier and husband Bubba, Penny Hill and husband Tommy, all of Kountze, Keith LeNormand, and Lana LeNormand, both of Beaumont; daughter-in-law Barbara McEwin, of Lumberton; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by her husbands James David McEwin and Albert Pete LeNormand; son David McEwin; daughter Nola Beth Mostek; son-in-law John Mostek; and six brothers and sisters. Funeral Services for Mrs. Mary Elizabeth Lenormand will be held Thursday, February 24, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. at Broussard’s, 530 W. Monroe, Kountze. Interment will follow at Pine Ridge Cemetery in Sour Lake. Memorial contributions may be made in Mary’s memory to Sam Houston Cancer Center, 112 Medical Park Lane, Huntsville, Texas 77340 or to Hospice in the Pines, 116 S. Raguet, Lufkin, Texas 75904. Complete and updated information may be found at HYPERLINK "http://www.broussards1889.com" www.broussards1889.com. Broussard's Mortuary

MARJORIE JANE SUNDERLAND BOZEMAN
Mrs. Marjorie Jane Sunderland-Bozeman, age 68 of Grapeland, passed away Tuesday, February 22, 2011 at ETMC/Crockett. Mrs. Bozeman was born December 16, 1942 in Ravenel, South Carolina, to Edgar Fletcher and Carol Marjorie Gee Sunderland. She was a housewife and member of St. Francis of the Tejas Catholic Church. Survivors include her husband of 52 years, Charles Avon Bozeman; daughter Ruth Alene Bozeman-Cook and husband Charles Clinton; sons Charles Edgar Bozeman and wife Meg, John T. Bozeman and Joseph Timothy Bozeman; sisters Julia Ann Sunderland-Petersen, Janet Lynne Sunderland-Moore and Mary Louise Sunderland-Worton; brothers William Richard Sunderland and James Theodore Sunderland; 11 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by her parents Edgar Fletcher and Carol Marjorie Gee Sunderland; and daughters Virginia Carol Bozeman and Merry Carol Bozeman. Graveside Services for Mrs. Marjorie Jane Sunderland Bozeman were held Saturday, February 26, 2011 at 1:00 p.m. at Davis Cemetery with Father Gary Rottman officiating. Pallbearers were Douglas Clinton Cook, Charles Aaron Bozeman, Cody Allen Stephens, Jason Wade Barrett, John Ray AcFalle and Michael Ford. To view online, leave condolences or sign guest book go to www.baileyandfosterfuneralhome.com Bailey & Foster Funeral Home

ANDREW CALVIN CAMPBELL SR.
Mr. Andrew Calvin Campbell, Sr., age 73 of Everton, Arkansas, passed away February 23, 2011 in Harrison, Arkansas. Mr. Campbell was born October 20, 1937 in Kennard, Texas and had been living in Everton, Arkansas. Mr. Campbell was retired. Survivors include his daughters Dawn Baldaeus, of Thomasville, Ga., Audrey Murphy, of Moultrie, Ga., Beth Pakebusch and husband Jeff, of Willis, Angela McDaniel, of Thomasville, Ga.; son Andrew Campbell, Jr. and wife Kim, of Everton, Ark.; 21 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; sister Gerry Baugh and husband Jr., of Houston; numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives. Preceded in death by his parents William Henry Campbell and Josie (Gates) Campbell; brothers Glynn Campbell and James Campbell. Graveside Funeral Services for Mr. Andrew Campbell, Sr. were held Saturday, February 26, 2011 at 10:00 a.m. in the Ivie Cemetery. Condolences for Mr. Campbell may be left at online obituaries www.callawayallee.com. Callaway-Allee Funeral Home

THURMAN LITTLE
Mr. Thurman Little, age 93 of Lovelady, passed away Wednesday, February 23, 2011 at his residence. Mr. Little was born February 28, 1917 and had lived all of his lifetime in Lovelady. He was a rancher and a member of the First Baptist Church in Lovelady. Survivors include his son Sonny Little and wife Martha, of Havana, Fla.; grandson Cody Little and wife Karen, of San Saba; great-grandchildren Nathan Little and Sarah Little; sister Genelle Treesh, of Brenham; numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives. Preceded in death by his wife of 67 years, Trula Lundy Little in 2004; and sister Mavis Knox of 2010. Funeral Services for Mr. Thurman Little were held Saturday, February 26, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. in the Callaway-Allee Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Ottis Byers officiating. Interment followed in the Lovelady Evergreen Cemetery. Condolences for Mr. Little may be left at online obituaries www.callawayallee.com. Callaway-Allee Funeral Home

 

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