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Allie Owen Evans 1940-2015

| December 10, 2015
Allie Owen Evans 1940-2015

Allie Owen Evans passed away Thursday, Dec. 3, 2015 in Azle.
Funeral service was held at 2 p.m. Monday at White’s Funeral Chapel in Springtown. Visitation was Sunday 2 to 4 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment was held at the Springtown Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the American Cancer Society and Hospice Plus.
Allie Louise Evans was born June 4, 1940 in Rising Star to Elisha Andrew Owen and Allie Odessa Owen. She will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. She had a talent for sewing quilts for her kids, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.… Read the rest

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Sammy Harris 1951-2015

| December 10, 2015
Sammy Harris 1951-2015

Sammy Harris, age 64, of Hot Springs, Arkansas, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 3, 2015.
Services were held at 3 p.m., Sunday, in the Walnut Valley Baptist Church with Bro. Tim Forrest officiating. Graveside services were held at 10 a.m., Monday, in the Nelson Cemetery in Reno.
Honorary pallbearers were Tim George, Cody George, Steve Bleifus, Kevin Barber, Terry West, Ronnie Scott, Eddie Livingston, Mike Godwin, Larry Ray and Sammy Lambert.
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Lester Oliver Burgess, Jr. 1945-2015

| December 10, 2015
Lester Oliver Burgess, Jr. 1945-2015

Lester Oliver Burgess, Jr., 70, of Springtown, went home to be with his Lord and Savior, Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2015.
Funeral services are schedule at 10 a.m., Friday in Alexander’s Midway Chapel, with burial immediately following at Jay Bird Cemetery, Springtown. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m., Thursday at the funeral home.
Lester was born July 8, 1945 in Battle Creek, Michigan to Lester Oliver Bourgeious, Sr. and Mary Lou Smith.
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Jacklyne “Jackie” Bell 1931-2015

| December 10, 2015
Jacklyne “Jackie” Bell 1931-2015

Jacklyne died Dec. 3, 2015 in Azle.
Services were held by Roberts Family Affordable Funeral Home at Community Bible Fellowship Church on Dec. 8, 2015. Interment followed at Azleland Cemetery.
Jackie was born March 20, 1931 in Endee, New Mexico. She married Tom Bell in Tucumcari, New Mexico in 1951.
Survivors include her husband, Tom Bell; two children, Gary Bell of Ft. Worth and Shary Moore of Springtown; three grandchildren, Kris Moore, Kim Meissner and Misty Donnell; 12 great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandchild.
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Vera Brown Scott

| December 3, 2015
Vera Brown Scott

Vera Leola Brown Scott, 93, passed away Thursday, Nov. 26, 2015, in Azle.
Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 3, at Baumgardner Funeral Home. Visitations are from 4 – 7 p.m. Wednesday at Baumgardner Funeral Home.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William Clark Scott.
Survivors include daughter, Judy Patino and husband, Robert; sister, Mary Ruth Temple; grandchildren, Amy Karr and husband, Troy, Paula Paschal and husband, Byron, Vicky Scruggs and husband, Chris, Stephen Patino and wife, Joanna, and Martin Patino and wife, Brittany; 17 great-grandchildren; and 21 great-great-grandchildren.
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Hazel Jean Keeney 1930-2015

| November 24, 2015
Hazel Jean Keeney 1930-2015

Hazel Jean Olsen Keeney, 85, of Springtown passed from this earthly world Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2015.
Funeral service was held at 10 a.m. Saturday at Trinity Lutheran Church in Weatherford. Visitation was held from 6 – 8 p.m. Friday at White’s Funeral Home, Springtown. Interment followed at Saint Olaf Cemetery in Cranfills Gap.
Hazel was born Aug. 27, 1930 to Carl and Jenny Olsen. Hazel spent her younger years in Cranfills Gap. On Dec. 28, 1949 she married her love, William “Bill” Keeney, in Taos, New Mexico. They were married for 55 years before his passing in Feb., 2005. In 1972 she and her family moved to Springtown where she resided the rest of her life.… Read the rest

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Leola Christine Hull 2015

| November 24, 2015
Leola Christine Hull 2015

Leola Christine Hull, 92, of Keller, passed away on Nov. 13, 2015.
Funeral service was held on Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015, at Azleland Memorial Park Chapel, under the care of Roberts Family Affordable Funeral Home.
She enjoyed traveling, fishing, and doing crafts. She honored her husband, loved her children, and above all, had a strong connection and deep faith in God. Leola is prepared for this journey, and will be welcomed with open and loving arms.
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Wilma Ilene Stevens 1932-2015

| November 24, 2015
Wilma Ilene Stevens 1932-2015

Wilma Stevens of Springtown, was called to our Lord and Savior on Nov. 14, 2015.
Wilma was born in Adams County, Indiana to Harold and Dottie Runkle. She was a graduate of Geneva High School and later married Billy Joe Stevens.
Wilma will be missed.
Survivors include her children, Stephen Stevens and Brenda Burch; grandsons, Kelly and Scott Stevens; granddaughters, Ashley Barnes, Jesseca Martin, Deirdre Delaney; 10 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; brothers, Jim, George, Richard, David and Bob Runkle; sisters, Joan Bolke, Gloria Anderson, and Maxine Farris.
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Lorraine S. Koeves 1932-2015

| November 19, 2015
Lorraine S. Koeves 1932-2015

Lorraine S. Koeves suffered a massive stroke and passed on Wednesday, November 11, 2015.
In lieu of flowers the family suggest donations be sent to The Community Caring Center, 317 Commerce St. Azle, Texas 76020.
Lorraine was born in Woodstock, New York on Aug. 21, 1932. She lived in Atlanta, Georgia most of her adult life. She had a Master’s degree from Georgia State University in counseling. Lorraine counseled chronic pain patients at Emory in Atlanta. She used a pain management program which she wrote.
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Hazel Jean Keeney 1930-2015

| November 19, 2015
Hazel Jean Keeney 1930-2015

Hazel Jean Olsen Keeney, 85, of Springtown passed from this earthly world Wednesday, Nov. 11, 2015.
Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at Trinity Lutheran Church in Weatherford. Visitation will be held from 6 – 8 p.m. Friday at White’s Funeral Home, Springtown. Interment will be at Saint Olaf Cemetery in Cranfills Gap.
Hazel was born Aug. 27, 1930 to Carl and Jenny Olsen. Hazel spent her younger years in Cranfills Gap. On Dec. 28, 1949 she married her love, William “Bill” Keeney, in Taos, New Mexico. They were married for 55 years before his passing in Feb., 2005.… Read the rest

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