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Thursday 03/26/2015
Vera Lee Brown Fields Pryor
Updated: March 26, 2015 - 2:51 pm

Funeral services for Mrs. Vera Lee Brown Fields Pryor, 73, of Aurora, Colo., formerly of Tatum, will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, March 28, 2015, at the Tatum High School, 600 Crystal Farms Road, Tatum. Burial will follow in the Friendship Memorial Gardens, Tatum under the direction of Garmon Funeral Home of Henderson.

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Lillian Oleta Wagoner
Posted: March 26, 2015 - 2:48 pm

Mrs. Lillian Oleta Wagoner, 83, of Pleasanton, formerly of Henderson, passed from this earthly life on March 23, 2015, in San Antonio. She was born on Nov. 7, 1931, in Henderson, to the late Luther Londis and Lillian Bernice (Moore) Jones and had moved to Pleasanton in recent years to be closer to her children. Mrs. Wagoner was a housewife and mother that took excellent, loving care of her children and family. She was a member of Pleasant Hill Missionary Baptist Church.

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Tuesday 03/24/2015
Neta Ray Chase
Updated: March 24, 2015 - 3:01 pm

Neta Ray Chase, 72, was born on Dec. 27, 1942, and went home to be with the Lord on March 12, 2015. 

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Elizabeth Wade McMurray
Updated: March 24, 2015 - 3:04 pm

Elizabeth Wade McMurray, 90, passed from this earthly life into eternal life on March 22, 2015, at Autumn Leaves Health and Rehab Center. Elizabeth was born on June 20, 1924, in Henderson, where she was an active member of First Baptist Church since childhood. Elizabeth and Sherrill McMurray were married July 19, 1943, and were inseparable until Sherrill’s passing in 2009.

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Monday 03/23/2015
Jeannette Sadler Hastings
Updated: March 23, 2015 - 3:40 pm

Jeannette Sadler Hastings,  loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, passed away peacefully with her children by her side on March 18, 2015, in Houston. 

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Ed Chaney
Updated: March 23, 2015 - 3:41 pm

Funeral services for Mr. Ed Chaney, 84, of Mount Enterprise, will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 25, 2015, at Crawford-A. Crim Funeral Home chapel with Rev. Leroy Smith officiating. Interment will follow with military honors at Shiloh Cemetery under the direction of Crawford-A. Crim Funeral Home of Henderson. 

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Wayne McDonald Roland
Updated: March 23, 2015 - 3:38 pm

Wayne McDonald Roland was born Oct. 4, 1945, at the old Markham Hospital in Longview, to parents Maye Stevens Roland and James Donald Roland Sr. He passed away March 15, 2015.

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Thursday 03/19/2015
James Autry Smith
Posted: March 19, 2015 - 2:15 pm

Memorial and graveside service for James Autry Smith of Grand Prairie, will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, March 21, 2015, at Millville Cemetery in Henderson. James was born on Feb. 21, 1938, in Henderson and passed away on Feb. 20, 2015, one day shy of his 77th birthday. He graduated from Henderson High School and Kilgore College. 

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Wednesday 03/18/2015
Helen Taylor
Posted: March 18, 2015 - 2:00 pm

Funeral services for Mrs. Helen Taylor, 70, of Henderson, will be at 10 a.m. Thursday, March 19, 2015, at Crawford-A. Crim Funeral Home chapel with Rev. Bill Kuykendall and Rev. Steve Butler officiating. Interment will follow at Stewart Cemetery under the direction of Crawford-A. Crim Funeral Home of Henderson.

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Tuesday 03/17/2015
Claude Hicks
Updated: March 17, 2015 - 2:30 pm

Claude Hicks, of Longbranch, passed away peacefully while surrounded by his loving family on March 16, 2015. Claude was born on July 2, 1928, in Elkhart, Texas to Claude and Lily Mae Hicks. 

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Monday 03/16/2015
Gwindolyn (Gwin) Rae (Fears) Chapman
Updated: March 16, 2015 - 3:11 pm

Gwin Chapman went home to be with the Lord on March 14, 2015. She was born on June 3, 1929, in Compton Community, to Lee and Bessie Love Fears. She was married to Roy O. Chapman on Dec. 11, 1948, and they remained happily married until his death in 1997. She graduated from Henderson Memorial Hospital Nursing School in 1969. She was a dedicated and compassionate nurse for over 25 years. She was a caring mother and doting grandmother who loved to fish and sew. All who knew her loved her and her chicken and dumplings.

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S. R. Lanius
Updated: March 16, 2015 - 3:09 pm

Services for S. R. Lanius, 91, of Tyler, will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, March 17, 2015, at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints with Bishop Doug Johnston officiating.

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Friday 03/13/2015
Johnny Rayford Pollard
Updated: March 13, 2015 - 11:50 am

Funeral services for Mr. Johnny Rayford Pollard, 46, of Henderson, will be held 3 p.m. Saturday, March 14, 2015, at the Midway Baptist Church, 555 County Road 4131, Henderson with Rev. Fredrick M. Alford, Rev. J. B. Williams, Rev. Rufus Pollard and Rev. Nathaniel Jones officiating. Burial will follow in the Friendship Memorial Gardens, Tatum under the direction of Garmon Funeral Home of Henderson.

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Thursday 03/12/2015
Carl Gafford
Posted: March 12, 2015 - 3:24 pm

Carl Logan Gafford, 77, New London, passed away on March 7, 2015, in Kilgore. 

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Kendrick F. Hill
Updated: March 12, 2015 - 3:27 pm

Services for Mr. Kendrick F. Hill, 32, of Longview, will be held at 2:30 p.m. Saturday, March 14, 2015, at Moss Temple Church of the Living God, 6379 CR 3181, Garrison. Interment will follow in Hall’s Cemetery, Mount Enterprise.

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Albert Lee Adams
Updated: March 12, 2015 - 3:26 pm

Funeral services for Mr. Albert Lee Adams, 67, of Rusk County, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 14, 2015, at the Moss Temple Church of the Living God in Mount Enterprise, with Elder Patrick Carter, Rev. Jerry Williams and Rev. Harvey Starling officiating.  Interment will be at Campground Cemetery, Mount Enterprise, under the direction of Southern Funeral Home in Henderson.

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Wednesday 03/11/2015
JoAnn Woolverton Newman McKay
Updated: March 11, 2015 - 3:22 pm

JoAnn Woolverton Newman McKay of Mirror, Canada, went to be with the Lord on March 8, 2015. JoAnn was born June 15, 1936, in the Oak Flat community, Rusk County, to the late H.B. and Ada Vaughn Woolverton. She was 78 years old.

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Tuesday 03/10/2015
Shirley Wooten Crawford
Updated: March 10, 2015 - 3:34 pm

Mrs. Shirley Wooten Crawford, 77, of Henderson, passed from this life on March 8, 2015. She was born Sept. 10, 1937, in Panola County, to the late Roscoe Zed and Shirley Raye (Bridges) Wooten. Shirley was a proud graduate of Stephen F. Austin State University where she received a bachelor’s and master’s degree and currently served on the SFA Alumni Foundation Board. She then went on to a career with the Texas A&M University System-Texas Cooperative Service and retired as a district extension director. 

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Monday 03/09/2015
Patsy Ruth Summers
Updated: March 09, 2015 - 2:00 pm

Graveside services for Patsy Ruth Summers, 77, of New London, will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday, March 10, 2015, at Pleasant Hill Cemetery with Rev. Romnie Scott officiating. Interment will follow under the direction of Crawford-A. Crim Funeral Home of Henderson.

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Essie Mae Ware-Ndokwu
Posted: March 09, 2015 - 1:56 pm

Funeral Services for Mrs. Essie Mae Ware-Ndokwu, 62, of Grandbury, formerly of the Hollins Quarter Community, Carthage, will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 10, 2015, at the Pine Grove Baptist Church in the Hollins Quarter Community, Carthage, with Bishop Ernest Starling officiating.  

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Doris M. McCalpin
Updated: March 09, 2015 - 1:55 pm

Doris Mildred Hardin was born in Sacul, Texas on Aug. 15, 1937, to Roy and Della Hardin. She grew up in Cushing and was an accomplished student and basketball player at Cushing High School, graduating with the class of 1955.

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Thursday 03/05/2015
Mary Doty Moore
Updated: March 05, 2015 - 12:16 pm

Funeral services for Mrs. Mary Doty Moore, 88, of Laneville, will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, March 6, 2015, in the chapel of Crawford-A. Crim Funeral Home with Rev. Jason Lott officiating. Interment will follow at Laneville Cemetery under the direction of Crawford-A. Crim Funeral Home.

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Randy W. Yates Sr.
Posted: March 05, 2015 - 12:09 pm

KILGORE — Services for Mr. Randy W. Yates Sr. 52, of Overton will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, March 6, 2015, in the Rader Funeral Home Chapel in Kilgore. Burial will follow at the Pleasant Hill Cemetery near New London. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday from 6-7:30 p.m. Mr. Yates passed away Tuesday in a Longview hospital.

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Ruby Jean Staton
Updated: March 05, 2015 - 12:14 pm

JACKSONVILLE — Funeral services for Ruby Jean Staton, 80, of Jacksonville, are scheduled for 2 p.m. Friday, March 6, 2015, at Still Waters Memorial Gardens in Jacksonville. Services are under the direction of Autry Funeral Home in Jacksonville.  

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Jeremy Everitt
Posted: March 05, 2015 - 12:07 pm

Funeral services for Mr. Jeremy Everitt, 35, of Henderson, will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, March 6, 2015, at Bar None Cowboy Church with Jason Taylor officiating. Interment will follow at Bethel Cemetery under the direction of Crawford-A. Crim Funeral Home.

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George Davis Sr.
Posted: March 05, 2015 - 12:01 pm

George Davis Sr. of Dallas passed away Feb. 28, 2015.

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Wednesday 03/04/2015
Bobby P. Roberts
Updated: March 04, 2015 - 2:51 pm

Bobby Perryman Roberts, 85, of Baytown, went to be with the Lord on March 2, 2015. He was born in Sadler, Texas to Nettie Bell and Mack Roberts.

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Sam Clark
Posted: March 04, 2015 - 2:38 pm

Memorial services for Mr. Sam Clark, 72, of Houston, husband of Gay Woods, will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 7, 2015, at Zion Hill Missionary Baptist Church with David Rousseau officiating under the direction of Crawford-A. Crim Funeral Home.

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Tuesday 03/03/2015
Maribel Maciel
Posted: March 03, 2015 - 2:14 pm

Mass of Christian Burial for Maribel Maciel, 10, of Henderson, will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, March 5, 2015, at St. Jude’s Catholic Church with Father Jay Lucas officiating. Interment will follow at Rusk County Memorial Gardens under the direction of Crawford-A. Crim Funeral Home of Henderson.

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Monday 03/02/2015
Bert Spradlin
Updated: March 02, 2015 - 12:31 pm

Memorial services for Mr. Bert Spradlin, 82, of Henderson, were held at 11 a.m. Monday, March 2, 2015, in the chapel of Crawford-A. Crim Funeral Home with Jason Taylor officiating under the direction of Crawford-A. Crim Funeral Home. The family received friends from 10 a.m. until service time on Monday at the funeral home.

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Clydia Freeny Witcher
Updated: March 02, 2015 - 12:28 pm

Funeral services for Clydia Freeny Witcher, 96, of Tyler, are scheduled for 11 a.m. Monday, March 2, 2015, at Greater St. Mary Baptist Church with Dr. Michael K. Mast officiating.

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Friday 02/27/2015
Mary L. Wright
Updated: February 27, 2015 - 12:07 pm

Funeral services for Mrs. Mary L. Wright, 88, of Rusk County, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, at Southern Funeral Home Chapel in Henderson, with the Rev. Fred Alford officiating. Interment will be at the Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Henderson under the direction of Southern Funeral Home in Henderson.

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Richard B. Cain
Updated: February 27, 2015 - 12:05 pm

Funeral services for Richard B. Cain, 76, of Henderson, will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, with Rev. Earl Duggans and Rev. Tommy Crawford officiating. Burial will follow in the Crims Chapel Cemetery. 

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Marion Margaret Edwards Benson
Updated: February 27, 2015 - 12:01 pm

Marion Margaret Edwards Benson passed away Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015, at her residence at Lake Cherokee surrounded by her family, at the age of 65 following a lengthy illness. A memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 1, 2015, at First Baptist Church Longview. A private family interment will take place at Rosewood Park Cemetery in Longview under the direction of Rader Funeral Home of Henderson.

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Lolita Delores Duckworth
Updated: February 27, 2015 - 12:03 pm

Graveside services for Lolita Delores Duckworth, 83, of Henderson, will be held 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 28, 2015, at Mt. Hope Cemetery with Rev. Clay Duckworth officiating.

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Mary R. Powell
Updated: February 27, 2015 - 11:59 am

 Mary R. Powell, 95, of Gatesville, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, in Gatesville. She was born June 9, 1919.

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Monday 02/23/2015
Vermell Honeycutt Altenburg
Updated: February 23, 2015 - 1:20 pm

Vermell Honeycutt Altenburg was born to Lester and Lois Gibson Honeycutt on May 6, 1920, in Rusk County. She died Feb. 20, 2015, at Azalea Place in Henderson.

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Bill Wade Adams
Updated: February 23, 2015 - 1:21 pm

TROUP — Funeral services for Bill Wade Adams, 44, Troup, are scheduled for 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015, at First Baptist Church, Troup with Rev. Steven Oakes officiating. Burial will be in the Salem Cemetery, under the direction of Cottle Funeral Home, Troup.

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William D. ‘Bill’ Palmer
Posted: February 23, 2015 - 1:14 pm

William D. “Bill” Palmer, 77, of Cedar Bluffs, Neb., passed away Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2015, at his home. Bill was born May 7, 1937, in Franklin, Neb.  to Ray V. and Altus (Lord) Palmer.  

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Christine Frances Barton Cook
Updated: February 23, 2015 - 1:17 pm

Christine Frances Barton Cook passed on to be with the Lord after a brief illness at ETMC Tyler on Feb. 10, 2015.

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Jimmie Lou Davis
Posted: February 23, 2015 - 1:15 pm

Memorial services for Jimmie Lou Davis, 68, of Price, will be held at 5 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, at Our Fathers House in Joinerville. Jimmie Lou Davis was born May 18, 1946, in Henderson. She passed away on Thursday evening, Feb. 19, 2015, at her residence. 

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Friday 02/20/2015
Walter Jackson ‘Jack’ Godwin
Updated: February 20, 2015 - 12:29 pm

Walter Jackson “Jack” Godwin, 81, of Henderson and formerly of Tyler, died Feb. 3, 2015, at Hospice HomePlace in Tyler. Mr. Godwin was born June 26, 1933, in Johnston County, North Carolina to Garland Ralph and Exie Gregory Godwin, who predeceased him.

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James Paul Jones
Posted: February 20, 2015 - 12:22 pm

A memorial service for James Paul Jones, 55, of Mount Enterprise, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015, at Sulphur Springs Missionary Baptist Church in Mount Enterprise, off U.S. Highway 84 West, on CR 3237 South. Bro. Marty Grounds will officiate. 

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Thursday 02/19/2015
Sue Elaine Walton
Updated: February 19, 2015 - 2:48 pm

Funeral services for Mrs. Sue Elaine Walton, 79 of Henderson, will be held noon Saturday, Feb. 21, 2015, at the Mother Zion Baptist Church, 403 Redbud St., Henderson with Rev. Charles P. Hunt Sr., Rev. R. D. Sanders, Rev. Charles P. Hunt Jr. and Evangelist Sharon Walton officiating. Burial will follow in the Lakewood Memorial Park, Henderson under the direction of Garmon Funeral Home of Henderson.

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Wednesday 02/18/2015
Bessie Lou ‘Bess’ Rayford
Updated: February 18, 2015 - 3:35 pm

A memorial service for Bessie Lou “Bess” Rayford, 96, a lifelong resident of Henderson, will be held at the First United Methodist Church of Henderson at 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015, with Rev. David Luckert and Rev. Debbie Tipps officiating under the direction of Crawford-A. Crim Funeral Home. 

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Sybol Jimmerson Mims
Updated: February 18, 2015 - 3:37 pm

Mrs. Sybol Jimmerson Mims, 89, of Henderson, passed from this life in the early morning hours of Feb. 17, 2015, at Emeritus of Henderson. She was born Sept. 30, 1925, in Rusk County, to the late Ben and Mattie Irene (Gossett) Jimmerson and spent most of her life in Rusk County. Sybol worked at Hayden-Brown Drug Store and later the Rusk County Auction Barn with her husband Angus. When her children were young, she was involved with the Bluebirds, and she was very active in her church, Trinity Baptist Church. There she sang in the choir and worked closely with the youth department. Along with Angus, she was active at REA and the different functions they attended. Sybol was a loving and devoted wife, mother, and grandmother, and she truly loved her great-grandchildren. 

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F. C. Davis
Updated: February 18, 2015 - 3:33 pm

Funeral services for Mr. F. C. Davis, 73, of Rusk County, will be held 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015, at the Moss Temple Church of the Living God, Garrison with Elder Patrick Carter, Elder Freddie Price, Minister Larry Hayes and Rev. Jesse McClenton officiating. Burial will follow in the Camp Ground Cemetery, Mount Enterprise under the direction of Garmon Funeral Home of Henderson.

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Tuesday 02/17/2015
Renae Holland Jakubisn
Updated: February 17, 2015 - 3:16 pm

Funeral services for Mrs. Renae Holland Jakubisn, 51, of Henderson, will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2015, at Providence Baptist Church with Rev. Steve Fulton officiating. Interment will follow at Crims Chapel Cemetery under the direction of Crawford-A. Crim Funeral Home of Henderson. 

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Marjorie J. Dotson
Updated: February 17, 2015 - 3:14 pm

Funeral services for Marjorie J. Dotson, 88, of Henderson, formerly of Pollok, will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2015 in the Carroway Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Keith Bickley officiating. Interment will follow in the Pollok Cemetery.

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Monday 02/16/2015
Rebecca Cassady Koraska
Updated: February 16, 2015 - 2:52 pm

Rebecca Cassady Koraska, 75, passed away on Jan. 9, 2015, and was preceded in death by her husband, John Terry Koraska; son, Cliff Lee Koraska; parents, Jewel A. and Sara Lyon Cassady; and sister, Ann Cassady Hale.

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