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Nelwyn Sherrill Tharpe 1942-2014

| May 8, 2014
Nelwyn Sherrill Tharpe 1942-2014

Nelwyn Sherrill Tharpe, 71, beloved mother and grandmother, passed away Sunday, May 4, 2014, after a long struggle with cancer.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday in the sanctuary of Springtown Baptist Temple, 201 J E Woody Road, Springtown. Interment at Spring Creek Cemetery in Weatherford. Visitation from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the church.
Sherrill was born Sept. 28, 1942, in Richland Parish, Louisiana, daughter of the late Harrel and … Read the rest

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Roy A. McRoberts 1943-2014

| May 8, 2014
Roy A. McRoberts 1943-2014

Roy A. McRoberts, 70, a loving husband, father, brother, grandfather and great-grandfather, passed away Monday, April 28, 2014 at home.
Memorial service was at 2 p.m. Wednesday in Alexander’s Midway Funeral Home Chapel.
Roy was born July 24, 1943 in Jacksboro to Beauford T. and Dorothy E. McKown McRoberts. They both preceded him in death along with his first wife, Geneva McRoberts.
Survivors include wife, Lanette; children, Barry, Freddy, Leslie and Michael; siblings, Bill, Donna … Read the rest

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Beverly Allen Polly 2014

| May 8, 2014
Beverly Allen Polly 2014

Beverly Allen Polly, 51, passed away into the arms of angels at her home peacefully with her family by her side, Wednesday, April 30, 2014, after a courageous nine year battle with cancer.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m., Tuesday at Alexander’s Midway Funeral Home Chapel, with burial immediately following at Jaybird Cemetery.
She was an avid musician who played the upright and electric bass in numerous bands, but bluegrass held a special place … Read the rest

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Jerry LeRoy O’Brien 1936 – 2014

| May 1, 2014
Jerry LeRoy O’Brien 1936 – 2014

Jerry LeRoy O’Brien, 77, of Springtown, died April 16, 2014.  Memorial services were Saturday, April 26, at 11 a.m. at Jones Family Funeral Home, Bridgeport.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Kathleen South of Palestine, Illinois and Betty Bowling of Fort Worth; and brother, Larry O’Brien of Springtown.
Survivors include his wife of 56 years, Frances Johana Kemper O’Brien; daughters, Sherrie Ramsey of Paradise and Cheryll Allison of Mineral Wells; son, Richard … Read the rest

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Doris Jean Hampton 1932 – 2014

| May 1, 2014
Doris Jean Hampton 1932 – 2014

Doris Jean Hampton, 80, beloved wife, mother and grandmother passed away Wednesday, April 23, 2014.
Funeral service was held at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 26, 2014 at White’s Funeral Chapel, Springtown. Interment at Springtown Cemetery. Visitation from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Friday at the Funeral Home.
Doris was born in Poyner, Texas on Sept. 22, 1933 to Cone and Emma Henderson. She married the love of her life, James Hampton on Feb. 2, 1962 in … Read the rest

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Winona P. Greer 1942 – 2014

| April 24, 2014
Winona P. Greer 1942 – 2014

Winona P. Greer, 72, of Springtown, passed away April 12, 2014 at her home. Services  were held Wednesday, April 16, 2014. Interment at Bluebonnet Hills Memorial Park.
She was born March 28, 1942 in Graham, Texas. The daughter of Cloyed and Edna Pierce Hayes. Winona had lived in this area most of her life and was of the Church of Christ faith. She was a certified nurse assistant and enjoyed knitting, puzzles, being on the … Read the rest

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Jerry LeRoy O’Brien 1936 – 2014

| April 24, 2014
Jerry LeRoy O’Brien 1936 – 2014

Jerry LeRoy O’Brien, 77, of Springtown, died April 16, 2014.  Memorial services were Saturday, April 26, at 11 a.m. at Jones Family Funeral Home, Bridgeport.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Kathleen South of Palestine, Illinois and Betty Bowling of Fort Worth; and brother, Larry O’Brien of Springtown.
Survivors include his wife of 56 years, Frances Johana Kemper O’Brien; daughters, Sherrie Ramsey of Paradise and Cheryll Allison of Mineral Wells; son, Richard … Read the rest

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Jean Lundgren 1942 – 2014

| April 24, 2014
Jean Lundgren 1942 – 2014

Jean Lundgren, 71, loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother went home to be with Jesus on Friday, April 11, 2014.
Service was held Tuesday, April 15, at 11 a.m. in White’s Azle Chapel. Interment at Jaybird Cemetery. Visitation from 9 a.m. to service time.
Jean was born Nov. 3, 1942 in Reno to Clifford and Lena Sisk.
She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Donald Sisk; husband, Larry Lundgren in 2013; and sister, Billie … Read the rest

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Jean Lundgren 1942 – 2014

| April 17, 2014
Jean Lundgren 1942 – 2014

Jean Lundgren, 71, loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother went home to be with Jesus on Friday, April 11, 2014.
Service was held Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. in White’s Azle Chapel. Interment: Jaybird Cemetery. Visitation: 9 a.m. to service time.
Jean was born Nov. 3, 1942 in Reno to Clifford and Lena Sisk.
She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Donald Sisk; husband, Larry Lundgren in 2013; and sister, Billie Heffington.… Read the rest

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Evelyn Sample Kendrick 1921 – 2014

| April 10, 2014
Evelyn Sample Kendrick 1921 – 2014

Evelyn Sample Kendrick of Springtown, formerly of Big Spring, died Tuesday, April 1, 2014.
A funeral service was held at 1 p.m. Friday, April 4, at Midway Baptist Church in Springtown. Graveside service at 2 p.m. Monday at the Peace Chapel, Trinity Memorial Park in Big Spring. Brother Dwayne Wheat, former pastor of Berea Baptist Church in Big Spring officiated.
Evelyn was born Jan. 18, 1921 in Big Spring to longtime Howard County residents, Ben … Read the rest

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