Troy Joe Sessums, age 73, of Springtown, passed away Monday, January 6, 2014 at his residence.
Funeral was held 10:00 am Friday at Hilltop Family Church in Springtown. Interment in Springtown Cemetery. Visitation 6-8 pm Thursday at Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel. Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Sessum was born March 6, 1940 in Itasca, Texas. He was a retired LT. for the Tarrant County Sherriff’s Office, a lifetime member of the … Read the rest
Frances Mauldin Hunter left this world on Monday, January 13, surrounded by the love of her four daughters and extended family. On Dec. 14, Frances, or “Memaw”, as she is known to most, celebrated her 100th birthday. Friends came from near and far to honor her.
Visitation will be held from 6 pm to 8 pm on Jan. 17, 2014 at Elliott-Hamil Funeral Home in downtown Abilene. Services will be held in the funeral home … Read the rest
Charlotte M. Newsome, 56, loving daughter, sister, aunt and cousin, formerly of Cottondale, passed away Sunday, January 12, 2014.
Services will be held at 2:00 P.M. Friday at White’s Azle Chapel, 105 Denver Trail, Azle. Interment will be at Cottondale Cemetery. Visitation is 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. Friday at White’s Azle Funeral Home.
Charlotte was born August 26, 1957 in Fort Worth to Charles Preston and Carol Ann Newsome. She graduated from Springtown High … Read the rest
Bruce Albert Kirk, 58, passed away, Friday, Jan. 10, 2014.
Services were held at 3 p.m., on Tuesday at Jay Bird Cemetery.
Bruce was born July 11, 1955 in Azle, to Bruce E. and Neoma King Kirk. He served in the U.S. Airforce and was honorably discharged.
Bruce loved the outdoors, fishing, hunting and just hanging out on the creek bank.
He was preceded in death by his father and grandchild, Star Kirk.… Read the rest
Louis “Red” Scott passed away Friday, January 3, 2014 at the age of 65.
Celebration of life will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, January 11, 2014 at Brown Owens and Brumley’s Joe B. Brown Memorial Chapel.
Louis was born August 24, 1948 in Fort Worth. He had a passion for playing bass guitar. Louis worked at Lee’s Wholesale for 27 years.
“Red” is preceded in death by parents, Louis and Ethel Scott.… Read the rest
Russell “Rusty” Eudey, 42, passed away December 24, 2013. A memorial service was held Saturday, January 4, 2014 in Azle.
Rusty was born on August 2, 1971 in Virginia and grew up in Texas. Rusty is survived by his daughters Teya and Tyler Eudey; parents, Norman and Mattelea Havron, Dennis and Mary Eudey; three brothers, Ronnie Eudey and wife, Misty, Wyatt Havron and fiancée, Christina Beasley, and Jimi Johnson; two sisters, Daphne Hicks and husband, … Read the rest
James L. Watson, 87, passed away Thursday, December 26, 2013 with his loving family by his side.
Services were held Monday, Dec. 30, 2013 at White’s Azle Chapel. Interment was in Fairview Cemetery, Fairview. James was born December 14, 1926 in Denton to the late John and Eva Watson. He honorably served his country in the United States Army.
Survivors include; wife, Pat Watson; sons, James David Watson and wife, Brenda, Michael Coulter and Charles … Read the rest
John H. Green, 76, loving father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother and friend passed away Saturday, December 21, 2013. Memorial service was held Dec. 26, 2013 at Walnut Creek Baptist Church.
John was born in Ware, Mass. to Ralph and Alice Green. He was the first of three children born to the family. John had lived in Springtown for nearly 40 years. He enjoyed farming, gardening, being outside, and he dearly loved the Lord. John was a … Read the rest
Passie Evelene Long Shaver, 86, passed away, Wednesday, December 18, 2013, at home. The memorial service is private.
Passie Evelene Long Shaver was born, June 22, 1927 in Brushy Creek to James Thomas Long and Passie Ann Henderson.
Survivors include; husband, Billy Ray Shaver; daughters, Una Morgan of Springtown and Jimmie Ann Stone of McAlister, OK.; sons, Thomas R. Sipes of Alabama and Tolbert L. Sipes of Jacksonville; step-daughter, Andir Huckabee of Besta, CA. and … Read the rest
Patricia Ann Cooper Driver, 77, passed away, Friday, December 20, 2013 surrounded by her family.
Funeral services were held Saturday, Dec. 21, at Alexander’s Midway Funeral Home, Springtown. Visitation was Friday at the funeral home. Graveside Committal was Saturday at Laurel Land, Fort Worth.
Pat was born on August 13, 1936 and raised in Fort Worth. She graduated from Polytechnic High School. She recently lost the love of her life, John Driver who passed … Read the rest