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Mary Page Jennings 1964 – 2017

| January 19, 2017

Mary Page Jennings, 52, passed away Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017.
Service was held  2 p.m. Tuesday at White’s Springtown Chapel. Interment was at Springtown Cemetery. Visitation was held from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at White’s Springtown Chapel.
Page was born Feb. 15, 1964, in Lyerly, Georgia., to Joseph Alfred Jennings and Anngie Cathryn Peppers. She attended Tarrant County College and later drove a bus for Springtown ISD for six years. She was a member of Hilltop Family Church in Springtown.
Mary was preceded in death by her father, Joseph Alfred Jennings, and sisters, Dana Jones and Penny A. Joyner.
Survivors include mother, Anngie Cathryn Jennings; brother, Nathan Alan Jennings; sister, Lee Ann Bowen; and nephew, Casey Martin Jones.… Read the rest

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Carl Ray Stewart 1938 – 2017

| January 19, 2017
Carl Ray Stewart 1938 – 2017

Carl Ray Stewart passed away January 11, 2017.
Funeral Services are pending by the family.
Carl was born January 15, 1938. He was a Vietnam war vetran and served during the Cuban Missle crisis.
Survivors include daughter Karla; brothers Billy and Jimmy Stewart; and sister Zelma Faye Harris.

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Erman Edward Rhoten 1933 – 2017

| January 19, 2017
Erman Edward Rhoten 1933 – 2017

Erman Edward Rhoten, 83, passed away Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017, in Fort Worth.
Service was held 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at White’s Springtown Chapel. Interment at Springtown Cemetery. Visitation was held from 9 to 10:30 a.m. in the White’s Springtown  Chapel.
Erman was born Mar. 3, 1933, in Paradise to Johnie Ray Rhoten and Dova Lee Hampton Rhoten.  
He graduated from Texas A&M University and served his country as an airman first class.  After his service, Erman worked for the  U.S. Army Corps of Engineers as a civil engineer.
He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Claudene.  
Survivors include son, Elton Earl Rhoten; daughters, Katherine Yvonne Nelon, Michele Renee Helm, Sheryl Ann Rhoten, Sherry Jean Dean; grandson, Gary  Sprague; granddaughters, Cassandra Dowell, Shaina Navarro, Hillary Kaupert; Ashley Sprague, Breanna Dean, Erin Dean; and six great-grandchildren.… Read the rest

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Nina Grace Carson 1928 – 2017

| January 12, 2017

Nina Grace Miller Carson, 88, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2017.
Service was held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, at White’s Funeral Home, 401 N. Main St., Springtown, 76082. Interment was at Springtown Cemetery. Visitation was at 10 a.m. preceding the funeral at White’s Funeral Home.
Nina just celebrated her 88th birthday with her sister, Nelda Jo Stephens, and Nelda’s children, Norma Jo and Trevor. She was born in Ralls, Texas on Dec. 29, 1928, and attended school in Paradise, Texas, graduating in 1946. Nina met her husband, Orville Guy Carson, on a bus they rode on the way home from their jobs at Woolworth’s and Convair.… Read the rest

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Alex Bayless 1993 – 2017

| January 12, 2017
Alex Bayless 1993 – 2017

Alex Bayless, 23, passed away unexpectedly, Sunday, Jan. 8, 2017 in Fort Worth.
A memorial service will be held Friday, January 13 at 2 p.m. in Alexander’s Midway Chapel in Springtown.
Alex was born March 9, 1993 in Fort Worth to Kayla Howard Stewart and Richard Bayless.
He is survived by his parents, Kayla and T.J. Stewart and Richard Bayless; brothers, Jeremy Stewart, Ryan Bayless and Adam Stewart; and grandmother, Patsy Bayless. Alexander’s Midway Funeral Home, Springtown, 817-677-2634.

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Ernest Dial 1954 – 2016

| December 21, 2016

Ernest Dial, 62, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2016.
Service was at 10 a.m. Tuesday at White’s Azle Chapel. Interment at Pioneer Cemetery, Graham.
Ernest was born Jan. 26, 1954 in Fort Worth. He was a 20 year volunteer fireman with Edgcliff Fire Department and a police officer with Forest Hill, River Oaks, and Fort Worth.
He was employed with Med Star over 15 years. Ernest was raised in the city but became a country boy fast. He loved animals, showing miniature horses, enjoyed fishing and spending time at home with his family. Ernest was a kind and caring person.
Ernest was preceded in death by his parents.… Read the rest

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Delores Skinner Shappa 1951 – 2016

| December 21, 2016
Delores Skinner Shappa 1951 – 2016

Delores “Dee” Dianne Skinner Shappa, 65, a loving and faithful wife, daughter, mother, sister and grandmother passed away unexpectedly, Wednesday, Dec. 14, 2016 in Azle.
Memorial service is at 11 a.m., Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2016 at Hilltop Family Church, Springtown.
Dee was born Sept. 9, 1951 in Hope, Arkansas. She was preceded in death by her son, Dustin Manning.
Survivors include her husband, Gary Shappa; parents, Evelyn and Roy Skinner; daughter, Pamela Higbee and husband, John; son, Greg Manning; brothers, Bart Skinner and Bobby Burns and wife, Tina; grandchildren, Brittany, Katelyn, Megan and Issac. Alexander Midway Funeral Home, Springtown, 817-677-2634.

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Annie Elizabeth Rhodes 1923 – 2016

| December 15, 2016
Annie Elizabeth Rhodes 1923 – 2016

Annie Elizabeth Rhodes, 93, went home to be with her Lord, Sunday, Dec. 11, 2016.
Funeral service will be at 11 a.m., Thursday, at Alexander’s Midway Chapel, Springtown. Visitation is from 6 to 8 p.m., Wednesday at the funeral home. Burial is at East Memorial Cemetery, Stephenville.
Annie was born Aug. 25, 1923 in Stephenville to Claud and Armenta Barron Rhodes. They both preceded her in death along with her son, Donald Wayne Rhodes; and siblings, Jack, Clyde, Fayne and Loraine.
Survivors include, nieces, Joyce, Exa, Virginia, Allie and Janice; nephew, Bobby; and extended family and many friends. Alexander Midway Funeral Home, Springtown, 817-677-2634.… Read the rest

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Janet Gingrich 2016

| December 15, 2016

Janet Gingrich, 62, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2016, in Decatur.
Services are pending.
Survivors include her mother, Mary McCrone and brother, Brian McCrone. White’s Funeral Home, Springtown, 817-220-7111.

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Larry Lee Dauenhauer 1947 – 2016

| December 8, 2016

Larry Lee Dauenhauer, 69 of Chico passed away Dec. 2, 2016 in Decatur.
Funeral service was held at 1 p.m. Monday at the Jones Family Funeral Home in Bridgeport, officiated by Brother Jeff Baker.
Larry was born in Vallejo, California on Oct. 14, 1947 to Tony and Anna (Treibish) Dauenhauer. He loved being outdoors and riding his motorcycle at every opportunity, he was also an avid hunter and fisherman.
He is preceded in death by his parents and son, Steven Dauenhauer.
He is survived by his wife Kathy; sons, Ricky Dauenhauer and wife Chantal, Bobby Dauenhauer and wife, Christy, Jason Dauenhauer and wife, Mallory; daughters, Breanna Dauenhauer, Annie Lutenbaker; sister, Mary Abeyta, numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.… Read the rest

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