Robert Lee “Bob” Bettis of Azle, Texas, went to be with our Lord Jesus Christ on June 23, 2015.
Services were Friday June 26, 2015 at First United Methodist Church of Azle where he was a lifelong member, with Dr. Scott Youngblood officiating. Burial was at Ash Creek Cemetary.
Bob was born on Feb. 1, 1946 to J.R. and Betty Jean Cannon Bettis. He was a lifelong resident of Azle and graduated from Azle High … Read the rest
John “Johnny” Jones, 81, of Springtown, passed away, Wednesday, June 24, 2015, at home, surrounded by those who loved him.
Services will be private.
Johnny was born Dec. 1, 1933 to John and Delcena Jones, who preceded him in death.
Survivors include sister, Sue Mills and husband, Jack; brother, Walter Jones and wife, Deana; nieces, Sherry and Kelly; and a great-nephew, Christopher.
The Springtown Epigraph, … Read the rest
Kendale Ray Wanser passed away June 27, 2015.
Services were held at Whites Funeral Home on Wednesday, July 1, 2015 at 3:00 p.m. with visitation on Tuesday night from 6-8 p.m. He was laid to eternal peace in the Springtown Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers the family requests you make donations to your preferred charity to fight cancer.
Kendale was born on June 25, 1958 at Carswell Air Force Base in Fort Worth, Texas. He … Read the rest
Lee Ramon Thompson, Jr., 72, died in Haltom City June 16, 2015.
A funeral service was held at Agnes Baptist Church at 11 a.m. Saturday, June 20, under the direction of Roberts Family Affordable Funeral Home.
He was a truck driver for James D. Vandever for 20 years.
Survivors include his wife, Harriett; his sons, Vearl, Stuart, and Lee; and his daughters, Linda and Christina.… Read the rest
Dennis Howard Grady, 61, passed away on Thursday, June 11, 2015 after a long battle with cancer. A memorial service will be held in the fall of 2015.
Dennis was the son of Kenneth Ray and Bobbie Louise Grady, long-time residents of Paradise.
Dennis was preceded in death by his father, Kenneth Ray Grady; his older brother Kenneth Charles Grady; and infant brother Frank Allen Grady.… Read the rest
Lois W. Anders, 82, passed away Tuesday, June 16, 2015.
A graveside service was held at 1 p.m. Friday, June 19, in Azleland Cemetery.
Lois was born in Henrietta to Clyde Southerland and Pearl Lindsay. She married Jearld Anders in Hawaii on June 7, 1976.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and a son, Michael Eugene Wells.
Survivors include her husband of 39 years, Jearld Anders; son, Rickie Don Wells; granddaughter, Raina Roy … Read the rest
Stanley Ray Jones, 88, a Veteran of World War II, serving in the Navy on ship YMS124, and a longtime resident of Springtown since 1957 went home to his Heavenly Father on Thursday, June 11, 2015 at home.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., Saturday in Alexander’s Midway Chapel with burial immediately following service at Jay Bird Cemetery, next to his daughter.… Read the rest
Barbara (Bobbie) Easterling, Gigi, devoted wife, mother and grandmother, passed peacefully at home into the loving arms of Jesus, with her husband of almost 53 years holding her hand on Thursday, June 11, 2015.
A memorial service celebrating Bobbie’s life was held on Tuesday, June 16, at 10 a.m. at First Baptist Church of Springtown, 500 N. Main Street, Springtown, Texas 76082.… Read the rest
Lawrence Earl “Corky” Evans, 85, went home to be with the Lord, Wednesday, June 3, 2015 at home in Springtown.
A memorial service was held Sunday, June 7 at New Hope Baptist Church in Boyd.
Corky was born July 31, 1929 in Fort Worth to Lee and Beth Mehaffey Evans.
They both preceded him in death along with his two sons, Larry and Guy Evans.… Read the rest
Micheal Dale Wesley Rupp was born on March 9 of this year and passed away Saturday June 6 from SIDS.
A celebration of his life will be held Saturday at 2 p.m.
If anyone wants to make a donation a Go-Fund-Me account has been setup under Brittany Markum.
In his short three months on earth he touched so many people’s lives.
He is preceded in death by his uncle Micheal.… Read the rest