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Brenda Diane Maxwell Smith 1956-2014

| December 18, 2014
Brenda Diane Maxwell Smith 1956-2014

Brenda Smith, 58, a loving wife, mother, sister and Nana, went home to be with her Lord, Friday, Dec. 12, 2014.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014 at New Hope Baptist Church where she was a faithful member with burial immediately following at New Hope Cemetery.
Brenda was born, May 29, 1956 in Kansas City to Willard Maxwell and Ruth Cummins. Her mother preceded her in death.  She loved her animals, cooking, baking, … Read the rest

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Lloyd Leighton Baslee 1952-2014

| December 18, 2014
Lloyd Leighton Baslee 1952-2014

Lloyd Leighton Baslee, 61, beloved husband, father, and grandfather went to be with Jesus Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014 in Dallas.
A funeral service was held at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014 at White’s Funeral Chapel in Springtown. Interment was at 1 p.m. at Dallas Fort Worth National Cemetery. Visitation from 6 – 8 p.m. Monday at White’s Funeral Home, Springtown.
The family request memorials to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS … Read the rest

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Mike Stephens 1949-2014

| December 18, 2014
Mike Stephens 1949-2014

Mike Stephens, 65, passed away, Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014.
A funeral service will be held Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014 in Alexander’s Midway Chapel.
Mike was born Aug. 13, 1949, in Mineral Wells to Francis Leland and Lola Mae Stephens.
He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Billy Bozell.
Survivors include wife, Robbie Eller; children, Clay Stephens and wife,
Tara, Michael Stephens and wife, Renee, Cortney Hair and husband, J.R., Brandy Cerveny and … Read the rest

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Deborah Sue Eslinger-Sawyer 1956-2014

| December 18, 2014
Deborah Sue Eslinger-Sawyer 1956-2014

Deborah Sue Eslinger-Sawyer, 58, of Springtown passed away Sunday, Dec. 14, 2014 in Fort Worth.  A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 20 at Cornerstone Baptist Church in Decatur.  Pastor Ron Fox will officiate. Visitation was from 6 – 8 p.m. Wednesday, December 17, at Jones Family Funeral Home in Bridgeport.
Deborah was born May 26, 1956, in Lubbock, Texas to Mary (Moore) and James Edward King. She was a homemaker … Read the rest

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Jay Woody Morrow 1948-2014

| December 11, 2014
Jay Woody Morrow 1948-2014

Jay Woody Morrow, 66, beloved husband, father, and grandfather passed away Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014 in Azle.
A funeral service was held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6, at White’s Funeral Chapel, Springtown. Interment  followed at Cottondale Cemetery. Visitation was from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Jay was born Jan. 20, 1948 in Weatherford to George and Mary Morrow. He married the love of his life, Tina Bridges Morrow on March … Read the rest

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Carol Ann Newsome 2014

| December 4, 2014
Carol Ann Newsome 2014

Carol Ann Newsome, of Paradise, 73, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 25, 2014 in Fort Worth.
A funeral Service was held at  2 p.m. Sunday at Biggers Funeral Chapel. Interment was at Cottondale Cemetery in Wise County. Visitation was from 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
The family would like to thank Dr. Allan Kelly, his staff and VITAS Hospice for her exceptional care.… Read the rest

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Shirley Fay Collins 1936-2014

| December 4, 2014
Shirley Fay Collins 1936-2014

Shirley Fay Slocum Collins, 78, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014.
Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014, at Biggers Funeral Home, 6100 Azle Ave., Lake Worth, Texas 76135. (817) 237-3341.
Shirley Fay Collins was born Jan. 22, 1936. She was a cosmetologist in the Azle and Weatherford area for many years. She was a loving wife and mother of seven children.… Read the rest

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Lynne P. Hamblin 1927-2014

| December 4, 2014
Lynne P. Hamblin 1927-2014

Lynne P. Hamblin went to be with the Lord on Monday, Nov. 24, 2014.
Her Life Celebration was held at 10 a.m. Monday, Dec. 1, 2014 at First Baptist Church of Springtown with Dr. Hal Kinkeade, Pastor, officiating. Burial was held 10 a.m. Tuesday at Resthaven Memorial Park Cemetery, Ponca City, Oklahoma, with a graveside service officiated by Rev. Ken Newport, Pastor, Second Baptist Church, Ponca City, Oklahoma. Visitation for family and friends was at … Read the rest

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Rhonda Mae Crossland Gillispie 1973 – 2014

| November 25, 2014
Rhonda Mae Crossland Gillispie 1973 – 2014

Rhonda Mae Crossland Gillispie, 41, passed away Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014, at home.
A visitation was held Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014 at Alexander’s Midway, Springtown.
Rhonda was born Jan. 31, 1973 in Muskogee, Oklahoma to Ronnie Crossland and Patricia Bolin.
She was preceded in death by her sister, Edna “DeeDee” Phelps.
Survivors include children, Courtney, Dillon (Jessica) and Justin Gillispie; parents, Patricia and John McKinnie and Ronnie and Kay Crossland; grandchildren, Ashton, Katelyn, Madilyn, Trenton … Read the rest

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Dennis W. Cotten 1927-2014

| November 20, 2014
Dennis W. Cotten 1927-2014

Mr. Dennis W. Cotten, 87, passed away Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014 in Abilene.
A graveside service was held at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014, Springtown Cemetery, in Springtown with Rev. Robert Owensby of First Baptist Church officiating. Family received friends at Calvary Baptist Church, Abilene on Tuesday, Nov. 18 from 12:30 to 2:00 p.m..
Memorials may be sent to Calvary Baptist Church, 1165 Minter Lane, Abilene, TX 79603.… Read the rest

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