Bob Thompson, 75, a longtime resident of Springtown, passed away Friday, Oct. 24, 2014, surrounded by family at a Fort Worth hospital.
Visitation was at 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday in the chapel of White’s Funeral Home, 401 N. Main St., Springtown. A celebration of Bob’s life will be held at a later date.
In lieu of usual remembrances, the Thompson family suggests consideration of contributions in Bob’s memory to the Weatherford Animal Shelter, 403 … Read the rest
Betty Louise Barbee Perry, Betty Louise Barbee Perry, 77, passed away peacefully, Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014, in Azle.
A memorial service is scheduled for 11 a.m., Saturday in Alexander’s Midway Chapel, Springtown and burial of cremated remains at a later date in Merkel Cemetery.
Betty was born June 29, 1937 in Merkel to A.J. and Sue Barbee. They both preceded her in death.… Read the rest
The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality is issuing a series of energy saving tips.
Here are a couple.
Adjusting your thermostats setting can result in not only energy savings but financial savings, too.
Both cooling and heating can be improved by installing and using a programmable thermostat.
Another TCEQ recommendation is to keep your thermostat at 78 degrees or warmer in the summer and 68 or lower in cooler weather.… Read the rest
Aubrey Nicole Madden, was tragically killed Oct. 17, 2014 on her 20th birthday.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m., Friday at North Fort Worth Gateway Church 4209 Basswood Blvd., Fort Worth, 76137.
In lieu of flowers, donations are being accepted by her family.
Aubrey was born Oct. 17, 1994 in Fort Worth. She graduated from Lake Worth High School in 2013 and was planning on becoming a special needs teacher.… Read the rest
Louis Howard “Toby” Knight, 81, passed away Friday, Oct 10, 2014.
Gravesides services will be held at 4 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 25, at the Poolville Cemetery, Poolville, Texas.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations to St Jude’s Children’s Hospital or Wounded Warrior Project.
Toby was born Aug. 21, 1933, to George and Floy Mae in Reno, Texas. Toby graduated from Springtown High School and was a U.S. Army Veteran. He was a machinist … Read the rest
Michal Nicole Thrasher, 31, went home to be with the Lord, Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014 under the direction of Alexander’s Midway Funeral Home, with burial at Jaybird Cemetery.
Nicole was born on Oct. 3, 1983 in Weatherford. She was a licensed cosmetologist and was full of life. She will be deeply missed.… Read the rest
Pearl Blackmon, age 91, of Springtown, died Thursday morning, Oct. 16, 2014, at her residence.
A funeral service was held at 2 p.m., Monday, Oct. 20, 2014 in the Galbreaith Pickard Chapel with interment in the Greenwood Community Cemetery. Visitation was from 6-8 on Sunday, Oct. 19, at the funeral home. Galbreaith Pickard in charge of arrangements.
Pearl was born Sept., 13, 1923 in Springtown, where she had lived all her life. She was a … Read the rest
Gary Grant Clark, 74, went to be with the Lord on Wednesday Oct. 15, 2014.
Service with military honors was held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Biggers Funeral Chapel.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations in memory of Gary Clark to H.I.S. Bridgebuilders, attn: Crossover Athletics, 2075 Commerce St., Dallas, TX. 75208.
Gary was born in Cleveland, Ohio, Oct. 14, 1940 to Jess Willard and Ruth Elizabeth Clark. He served 22 years and … Read the rest
Mary Dacy Woody, 88, passed away Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014, in Springtown.
A funeral service was held at 11 a.m. Tuesday in White’s Funeral Chapel in Springtown. Interment followed in Springtown Cemetery. Visitation was from 9 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
The Woody family would like to extend their heartfelt gratitude to all of Dacy’s caregivers for the years of love they showed and gave Dacy: Lori, Loretta, Lisa, and Carol.… Read the rest
Bobbie Wood, 84, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014 in Bridgeport.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 17, 2014 at White’s Funeral Home in Springtown.
Bobbie was born Aug. 22, 1930 in Childress to the late William and Reba Hall. She loved painting, gardening, and going to garage sales. Bobbie devoted her life to making others happy and was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and great-great-grandmother.… Read the rest