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Gale Wayne Huckaby

November 10, 1934 - November 23, 2020

Gale Wayne Huckaby, 86, of Wylie, Texas died on November 23rd, 2020 at home. Gale was born on November 10th, 1934 in Tillman County, Oklahoma to Houston Wayne and Lydia Marie (Michael) Huckaby. His family moved around while growing up but finally resided in Dennison, Texas. Gale met and married his wife, Antoinette (Aguilar) Huckaby after meeting in college and were married in 1964. Gale...
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Henrietta Ellison Gaither

June 16, 1916 - November 18, 2020

Henrietta Ellison Gaither was born June 16, 1916 in Lockhart, Texas to Eddie and Nancy Tigue Ellison. She passed on from her earthly body November 18, 2020. Henrietta came to Christ at an early age at the Lively Hill COGIC under the Pastor Elder C.C. Corbin. She married and is preceded in death by Reverend Andrew Gaither. The two did not have any children. She later moved her church...
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Kenneth Blurton

December 15, 1982 - November 12, 2020

Kenneth Wesley Blurton went to be with our lord on November 12th, 2020. He was born on December 15th, 1982 in Paris, Texas to Billy Blurton and Beverly Spencer. Kenneth, known affectionately as KK or Kenny by family and friends was an avid Texas A&M and Dallas Cowboys fan. He loved to BBQ and spend time with his family and friends. He was a devoted father to two beautiful children, Wesley and...
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Michaele Hardin

February 1, 1968 - November 8, 2020

Michaele Donnette Hardin, 52, of Melissa, Texas, passed away on Sunday, November 8, 2020. She was born on February 1, 1968 in Ennis, Texas, the daughter of Marcus D. Burrow and Sheila D. Keathley. Michaele was a loving and compassionate person who loved to kid around and had a beautiful smile and contagious laughter. Michaele loved sitting outside and going to the lake, she would sit by the...
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Jerry Don Gilmore

September 26, 1984 - November 6, 2020

Jerry Don Gilmore, age 36, passed away on Friday, November 6, 2020, in Princeton, Texas, during a tragic accident while riding his ATV. Jerry Don Gilmore was born September 26th, 1984 in McKinney, Texas to Author Don Harrod and Janet Ann McBride. Jerry Attended McKinney High School and later moved from the area. He married Sherrie Nicole Trevino on February 14, 2008, in McKinney, Texas. We will...
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Bart Collins Glasscock

March 17, 1958 - October 31, 2020

Bart Collins Glasscock, 62, of McKinney, Texas, died unexpectedly on October 31, 2020, at Medical City Hospital in McKinney, TX. He was born March 17th, 1958, the youngest of two sons, to Raymond Dewey Glasscock and Linda Russell Glasscock in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, while his father was attending the University of Alabama on the GI Bill, class of June 1958. Bart grew up in Scottsdale, Arizona,...
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Rosemary Hedge

July 29, 1929 - October 25, 2020

The family of Rosemary Hedge has decided NOT to post an obituary at this time.
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Patsy Davis

August 24, 1943 - October 24, 2020

Patsy Davis, 77, of Trenton, Texas entered eternal rest October 24, 2020 at home surrounded by her family. Patsy was born August 28th, 1943 to Thelma and William Prater in Atoka, Oklahoma. Patsy had 2 children, Ricky and Tracy. She later married "Roy" Sonny Davis. Patsy has been a resident of Trenton, Texas for over 30 years. She devoted her life to being the matriarch and glue of her...
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Clarence "Mike" Beasley

January 16, 1949 - October 17, 2020

Mike was born January 16th, 1949 and passed away October 17th, 2020. Mike leaves behind a wife of 16 years Janice Kay Beasley, Daughter Kaylan Sue Beasley of Quinlan, Texas; Stepdaughters Geni Trotter of Austin and Lori Jones of Birmingham, AL. , sister Kathy Beasley of Princeton, TX and an Uncle Dan Beasley of Nebraska and several nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by wife of 31...
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Sharon Sloan

March 14, 1945 - September 14, 2020

Sharon Linda Sloan went home to Jesus on September 14, 2020, at age 75, after a three year battle with cancer. Sharon was born to James and Rubye Blankenship on March 14, 1945 in San Marcos, Texas. Sharon was an only child, but her childhood was filled with many special memories of her cousins, aunts, uncles, and numerous friends. She spoke often and fondly of her summer trips to North...
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Russell Bates

May 15, 1934 - September 12, 2020

Russell Lynn Bates passed away on September 12, 2020 at the age of 86. Russell was a devoted father, grandfather and great grandfather as well as a fun-loving friend and neighbor. Russell was born in Pilot Point, TX on May 15, 1934 to Ambrus Russell Bates and Hattie Mae Smith. He grew up in Tioga, TX and worked at Collins Radio in Dallas as a draftsman before opening his own business,...
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Marvin "Charlie" Nobles

July 1, 1929 - September 5, 2020

Marvin Thuriel Nobles, 91, died on Saturday Sept. 5, 2020. Born in 1929 in Bosque County, Texas, Marvin grew up in rural Texas with his parents and four brothers. In the 8th grade, he quit school and became a working cowboy on a nearby cattle ranch. After serving in the Army, he earned his GED and enrolled at Decatur Baptist College in 1954, where he met Juanita Wier. They married six months...
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Bernice Belt

August 30, 1922 - September 4, 2020

Bernice Hemphill Belt passed away September 4th, 2020, to be with her husband Carson Belt. She was born August 30, 1922, in Collin County, Texas to George E. and Mabel Davis Hemphill. Bernice was the youngest of seven siblings. She graduated from Trenton High School in 1939 as Salutatorian. She married Carson Belt on March 13, 1948. They were married for 49 years, prior to his death. ...
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Garry Keith Paris

December 4, 1940 - September 3, 2020

Garry Keith Paris, 79, of McKinney, TX, was born December 4, 1940 in Martins Mill, TX, the youngest of seven children to Eugene and Lizzie Paris. He passed away on Thursday, September 3, 2020 in McKinney, TX. He was preceded in death by both parents, his late wife, Viva Paris, brothers: Van, Alton, Edwin and Bill Paris, and sisters: Joyce Schatlin and JoAnn Halbert. Garry was a devoted...
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Christeen Viola Cisneros

May 23, 1927 - August 23, 2020

Christeen Viola Campbell Cisneros passed away at her home in McKinney, Texas surrounded by her family at the age of 93 on Sunday, August 23, 2020. She was born on May 23, 1927 in Garrett's Bluff, Texas to Charlie T. Campbell & Rosa Lee Bush Campbell. She was of the Christian faith and loved God and prayed to him even in her last days on this earth. She loved life, her kids and grandkids more...
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Robert Aaron Thompson

May 15, 1948 - July 24, 2020

On July 24, 2020, Robert Aaron Thompson, known to everyone as Bob, passed away in Denison, Texas at the age of 72. Bob was born on May 8, 1948 in Prescott, Arkansas to Robert and Lola Thompson. He was raised in Irving, Texas where he graduated from Irving High School. He attended Tyler Junior College and later enlisted in the United States Army in 1970. Bob was stationed at Ft. Hood and...
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Shirley Ann Jones

March 15, 1938 - July 23, 2020

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Shirley Ann Jones. Shirley was born on March 15, 1938 in Collin County, Texas to Albert Royce Lawson and Beatrice Fay Lawson. Shirley's childhood was spent in Altoga, Texas where she acquired many fond memories of rural life at that time. Her elementary education in Altoga and Chambersville consisted of one room schoolhouses encompassing...
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Ronald John Endres

January 8, 1948 - July 21, 2020

On Tuesday, July 21, 2020, Ronald Endres, loving husband and step-father, passed away at age 72. Ron was born January, 8 1948 in Cincinnati, Ohio to John and Elizabeth Endres. He attended Roger Bacon High School and went on to College. Ron lived throughout the nation during his lifetime. After leaving Cincinnati, he moved to Maine; then Lake Tahoe where he met his wife Tara. Ron and his wife...
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Camren Crawford

March 12, 2002 - July 20, 2020

Camren Crawford of Princeton Texas passed on to be with the Lord on July 20, 2020. She was born March 12, 2002,; to the parents of Damon and Towanda Crawford. Camren enjoyed being around family and friends. She also had a strong love for music and the interaction she received from teachers, nurses and therapist. Carmen touched the hearts of many with her million dollar smile that would light...
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John "Andy" Randall Anderson

December 4, 1935 - July 11, 2020

Dr. John Randall Anderson ("Andy"), 84, of McKinney, TX, passed away on July 11th, 2020. Andy was born to John and Daisy Anderson on December 4, 1935 in Tarrytown, New York. He received his Bachelors' Degree in 1958 from State University of New York, College at Brockport. He then attained his Master's Degree from Syracuse University in 1963 and pursued and achieved his Doctor of Medicine (MD)...
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Maggie Lue Goodwin

February 3, 1941 - July 9, 2020

Maggie Lue Goodwin of McKinney, Texas passed on to be with her Lord and Savior in the early morning of July 9, 2020. She was born February 3, 1941 in Wolfe City, Texas to parents Buster and Ester Lue Elder Armstrong. Maggie was a devoted wife and mother who worked as a seamstress. She also belonged to the Church of God in Melissa, Texas. Left to cherish her memory are daughters; Virginia...
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Kenneth Ball

July 3, 2020

The Lord called home Kenneth Ray Ball on July 3,2020. He was born on September 20, 1931 in Plano, Texas to the late Clay Hulen Ball and Lucille Tripp Ball. He is survived by his wife, Claudia; son, Mike Ball and wife, Lisa of Melissa, Texas; daughter, Charlotte Spivey and husband Kevin of The Colony, Texas; grandchildren, Travis and Jessica Ball, and Kacey and Braeden Spivey; his sister, Wanda...
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Mark Waggoner

June 30, 2020

Mark Leslie Waggoner passed away on June 30, 2020 in McKinney, TX. Mark was born in Las Vegas, NM on October 15th , 1963 and grew up in Socorro, NM. He further attended New Mexico State University where he graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering Technology. He was many things to many people. A loving husband, father, son, brother, and friend. He had an intelligent and...
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Doris Marie Haker

September 19, 1944 - June 30, 2020

Doris Marie Haker passed away June 30th, 2020 the Lexington Medical Lodge in Farmersville, Texas. Doris was born September 19, 1944 to Walter "C" and Georgia Mosier. She is survived by her husband Charles Haker, daughters Deanna Doyle (Teddy) of Bonham, TX, Sons Ray Morris (Gina) from Anna, TX, Clay Morris (Jody) of Princeton, TX. Step-son Chuck Haker from Van Alstyne, TX, Step-Daughter Angie...
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Lonnie Jimmie Taylor

April 21, 1921 - June 28, 2020

Jimmie Taylor was born April 21st, 1921 in Dublin, Texas. Her parents were W.D. Clayton and Mary Williams Clayton. Jimmie married Bill Taylor November 3rd, 1940. They had 2 children Sue Taylor and Jack Taylor. She was preceded in death by her husband (Bill Taylor). Jimmie had 1 brother Howard Waldon and 6 sisters Myrtle Williams, Eula Kirby, Cate Stricklin, Nova Butler, Bessie Cox and Ruby...
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Ruth Annette Coon

May 23, 1957 - June 21, 2020

Ruth Annette Coon, called "Annette" (or more lovingly, "Mama Coon,") passed away on Sunday June 21, 2020 in McKinney, Texas. We will gather to celebrate her beautiful life at 4:00pm on Saturday June 27, 2020 at Charles W. Smith and Sons Funeral Home in downtown McKinney, Texas. She was born on May 23, 1957 in Ganado, Texas to Esther Estrello and Morris Nava. Annette was a fun-loving,...
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Regina Charlesetta Phillips

June 27, 1949 - June 20, 2020

Regina Charlesetta Phillips departed this life on June 20, 2020. Regina was born on June 27th,1949 to the late Mr. Reginald Norris and Ms. Annie Louise Phillips in McKinney, Texas. Regina attended public school in Plano, Texas and later at Doty High School in McKinney, Texas. She worked for The Red Roof Inn and retired January 12th, 2009. In her later days, she gave her life to Christ. ...
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John "Paul" Lawson

October 19, 1934 - June 19, 2020

On Friday, June 19th, 2020, John "Paul" Lawson passed away in McKinney, TX at the age of 85. He was preceded in death by his wife Carole and his parents, John and Zuella Lawson. He is survived by two daughters, Suzy Lawson from Galveston, Texas and Cindy Luvender from McKinney, Texas as well as two grandsons, Davis (22) and Grant(20) Friedman . Paul was born in Lubbock, TX on October 19, 1934....
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Maryann Russo Solano

May 17, 1937 - June 19, 2020

On June 19, 2020, Mary Ann Solano passed away at home with family at her side. She was born on May 17, 1937 in Brooklyn, New York to Mary and Antonio Russo. She graduated from Evander Childs High School in the Bronx, and married Raymond L. Solano Jr. ("Skippy") in 1955. Her immense love and intuition for floral design led to owning a small business in Virginia. Later, she moved into interior...
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Gary Alan Volberding

November 10, 1934 - June 16, 2020

"My father lived until he was 64, so as far as I'm concerned anything past that is gravy." When he died on June 16, 2020, in McKinney, Texas at age 85, Gary Volberding had, by his count, savored twenty-one extra years of life. Gary was born in Chicago on November 10, 1934, and grew up on the west side in what was known as the Austin neighborhood. One of his best tricks, perfected over the...
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June 14, 1945 - June 8, 2020

Melvin Ray Murley, age 74 of McKinney, Taxes, passed away peacefully at home on June 8, 2020. He was born on June 14, 1945 in McKinney, TX to Oscar King & Bonnie Ruth Murley. He married Linda Sue on June 16, 1966. They were married 51 years. He was an electrician by trade until his retirement in 1986. Melvin is survived by his daughter, Teresa Corrie, husband, Bill and granddaughter,...
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Marjorie Angeline Piles

December 22, 1923 - June 2, 2020

Marjorie Angeline Linville Piles, age 96, passed away peacefully June 2, 2020 in Princeton, Texas. She was born December 22, 1923 in Rush County Indiana to Russell L. Linville and Mable Elizabeth Young, the oldest of four children. She graduated from Mays High School in Rush County Indiana, and a year later she married, Lloyd E. Piles, on May 21, 1942 who preceded her in death in 2008. ...
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Robert Boomer Schmitt

February 3, 1969 - May 31, 2020

Age 51, of Gibsonia, Pennsylvania, passed away May 30, 2020. Robert (Boomer) was born February 3, 1969, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, to Carol A. (Antonacci) and the late Louis E. Schmitt. Robert (Boomer) was a graduate of Carnegie Mellon with a triple degree in Economics, Industrial Management & Graphics Communication. Robert (Boomer) started his career at Clarke American in 1991 with multiple...
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Chester Carl Hartwig

September 7, 1931 - May 26, 2020

Chester "Carl" Hartwig SR. was born on September, 7th 1931 in Choctaw, Oklahoma to Sarah Ellen Anders and John Carl Hartwig. On May 26th 2020 at the age of 88 surrounded by his family Carl peacefully left this world to go be with our Lord. Carl will be greatly missed he was an amazing man, husband, brother, father, grandfather "Papa" ,and friend. Carl was preceded in death by his parents Sarah...
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Mandy Louise Silvers

April 10, 1967 - May 18, 2020

Mandy Louise Silvers, 53, passed away on Monday, May 18, 2020 in Dallas, Texas. A Texas Resident and Vallejo, California Native, she was born on April 10, 1967 in Vallejo, California by her surviving parents, James and Yoshiko Gilbert. Mandy is an Alumni of the University of Oklahoma and Southern Methodist University. During her career she worked in the telecommunications field with...
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Toby "Shelley" Vermilyea

January 20, 1946 - May 12, 2020

Toby Richelle Burke Vermilyea, known to us as Chelle, born on January 20, 1946 passed away peacefully on May 12, 2020. She is survived by her daughter Amanda Gayle Vermilyea; her siblings Roberta Dansby, David Burke, Marlita Condreay; and her ex-husband Ed Vermilyea. Chelle lived in McKinney, TX for most of her life. She graduated from McKinney High School (now Faubian) and went to study at...
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Manuel Erwin Rodriguez

December 3, 1978 - May 10, 2020

Manuel Erwin Rodriguez, 41, went home to be with Jesus on Sunday, May 10, 2020 in Celina TX. Manuel was born on December 3, 1978 in the small town of Teziutlan in Mexico to Elizabeth Schreiner and Manuel Rodriguez. He was the youngest of three children. He was married to Caroline Penninck. Erwin had an Industrial Engineering degree from Florida State University. He was an excellent student who...
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Linda G. Tribble

July 23, 1952 - April 26, 2020

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Zac'Ryahus Rayvon Le'Marcus Britten

August 22, 2019 - April 20, 2020

Zac'Ryahus Rayvon Le'Marcus Britten was born on August 22, 2019 to the union of Jah'Siyia Rayvon Dea'Sia Gray and Tavin Le'Marcus Britten in Dallas, Texas. Zac'Ryahus Britten departed this life on April 20, 2020.
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Lawrence Sopczynski

April 12, 2020

Lawrence Joseph Sopczynski, 67, was born in Chicago, Illinois on September 2, 1952 and peacefully passed away on April 12, 2020 in McKinney, Texas. Larry graduated from Lane Tech High School in 1970 and attended University of Chicago-Illinois for architecture. He was in the Navy Reserves where he specialized in avionics. After his service, Larry embarked on a successful career as a store...
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Edward Skinner

April 29, 1958 - April 12, 2020

Edward Eugene Skinner was born April 29, 1958 in Dallas, Texas to Alton and Joyce Skinner. He worked as a carpenter for many years and later as a plumbers helper. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, Poppy to the greats, brother, uncle and friend. His family was what he treasured most. His is survived by his wife of 42 years Jayne Skinner of Princeton, Texas. His daughter Wendy...
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Hazel Reed

December 21, 1917 - April 10, 2020

Hazel Perkins Reed was born Decemer 21, 1917 to Mitchell and Ethel Cooper Perkins near Roaring River State Park, Barry County Missouri. When a small child she moved with her family to rural Thayer, Kansas. In 1929 the family moved to Bartlesville, Oklahoma, and later to rural Copan, Oklahoma. She attended Copan High School graduating with the class of 1936. She married Virgil Warren Reed in...
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Marion McIntosh

April 8, 2020

Marion E. McIntosh, born on October 6, 1933 passed away peacefully on April 8, 2020. She was born in Cochabamba, Bolivia and moved to the United States when she was fourteen. She met her husband John (Jack) McIntosh at age seventeen and two years later they were married at St. Michaels Catholic Church in Flushing, New York on June 14, 1953. They had several homes across the country including...
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Bernadine Bernie Sager

April 27, 1943 - March 20, 2020

More commonly known as Bernie, she was born to Felix and Sophia Milewski in Syracuse, NY. Bernie grew up in Syracuse, NY where she met her husband Henry (Hank) in high school. They married while Hank was on active duty in 1962. Soon after her husband finished his 2-year tour with the Navy, the couple moved to Victor, NY. After starting their family in Victor, NY the family moved to Texas in...
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Dorothy McElroy

January 6, 1924 - March 16, 2020

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Maver Duell

January 2, 1937 - March 14, 2020

Maver (Red) Duell passed away on Saturday, March 14, 2020. He was 83 years old. He was born on January 2, 1937 in Albany, New York. Red is survived by his wife Joyce, his children Kenneth Duell, Virginia Patterson and Penny Levick. He is also survived by six grandchildren; Nolan and Justin Patterson, Eric and Erin Levick, Cole and Alesha Duell and six greatgrandchildren and many nieces and...
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Helen Shelton Spencer

May 25, 1930 - March 3, 2020

On March 3, 2020 the Angel of Death took a mother, grandmother,and friend Helen Weldon Shelton Spencer. Helen was born on May 25, 1930 to parents Sam and Julia Shelton in Altoga Texas. Helen married W. C.(Dub) Spencer. Out of their Union of Marriage they had 6 children: Willie Wilmeth of Van Alstyne, Texas; Bryan (Loretta) Spencer of Van Alstyne, Texas; John Spencer of Van Alstyne, Texas; ...
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Kenneth Robinson

October 13, 1954 - March 3, 2020

Kenneth Eugene Robinson entered this life on October 13, 1954 in McKinney, Texas. He was blessed to be the son of two wonderful parents, Kenneth Kadane Robinson and Mary Lou Petty Robinson. He passed on from this life on March 3, 2020. 1973, a mere 18 years after his birth, was a big year for Kenny. He married Donna Lynn Davidson; was blessed with a bouncing baby girl, Kimberly Kay; and he...
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Bonnie Campbell

September 3, 1925 - March 3, 2020

Bonnie Campbell, 94, of Van Alstyne, Texas passed away in the early morning of March 3, 2020. She was born in McKinney, Texas on September 3, 1925 to Jim and Vera Wright Russell. Bonnie was a high school graduate who went on to marry M.O. Campbell, and together they had one daughter Angela Campbell Burrow. Bonnie worked as a meat wrapper for Safeway Grocers before her retirement. She was a...
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Lucia Ortiz

October 31, 1934 - February 23, 2020

Lucia Mendez Ortiz, 85, of Wylie, Texas passed into the presence of Our Lord and Savior the morning of February 23, 2020. Lucy was born to Patricio and Alcaria Ramirez Mendez on October 31, 1934 in Barstow, Texas. Lucy graduated from Monahans High School in 1956. Shortly thereafter she met the love of her life, Jerry Ortiz, and they married November 28, 1959 in Monahans. The two moved to...
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Charles Alexander

July 13, 1959 - February 21, 2020

Charles Milton Alexander, 60, passed away February 21, 2020 at his residence in Wylie, Texas. He was born on July 13, 1959 in Enid, Oklahoma and is survived by his wife Cindy Moor Alexander, stepsons Steven Moor Long and Jason Moor Long. He is also survived by his niece Chantel Gibson and her children Lane Gibson, and Summer Gibson. Charles graduated from Adamson High School in Dallas,...
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Jacob Charles Clay

October 2, 1986 - February 15, 2020

Jacob Charles Clay, age 33, passed away on February 15 2020 at Dallas Regional Medical Center in Mesquite, Texas. Jacob was born October 02, 1986 to his parents Charles and Deeann Clay. A graduate of Allen High School, Jacob worked many years in restaurant management. In 2005 he married Ariel Decker until 2012 when the marriage ended. They both remain very good friends till the end. The...
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Eva Seabolt Jones

August 19, 1942 - February 13, 2020

Eva Amanda Seabolt Jones was born on August 19, 1942 in Bartlesville, Oklahoma. She entered the Kingdom of Heaven on Thursday, February 13, 2020 in McKinney, Tx. She was 77 years old. She was born to Elbert and Louin (Barnes) Seabolt. She grew up in Ramona, Oklahoma and had 11 siblings. She graduated from Ramona High School. She married David Scott Smothermon on July 8, 1960. They had 4 children...
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Donald Alvin Friedel, Jr.

May 29, 1958 - February 3, 2020

Donald Alvin Friedel Jr., left this earth in the early morning of Februrary 3, 2020 surrounded by the presence and prayers of his beloved family and friends. Ever the warrior, he battled mantle cell lymphoma to the very end and entered into God's presence peacefully, fearlessly, and faithfully. He leaves behind his wife Johanna, of 37 years, daughter Gillian Amaro and son Ian Friedel, son-in...
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Gary Beckham

September 29, 1949 - January 29, 2020

Ronald 'Gary' Beckham was born on September 29, 1949 in Graham, TX. He was the son of Don Beckham and Mae (Bullock) Beckham. Gary passed away Wednesday, January 29, 2020 in McKinney, TX at the age of 70. He proudly served his country as a Marine in the Vietnam War. He married the love of his life, Karen Lovett, on November 23, 1972 in Mineral Wells, TX. Gary was a diesel mechanic, working for...
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Nicholas Genzel

June 19, 1994 - January 28, 2020

Nicholas James Genzel, age 25, passed away on Tuesday January 28, 2020 in McKinney, TX. He was born on June 19, 1994 in Richardson, TX to Ruth (Edwards) Camillo and Mickey Genzel. Nicholas attended Anna High School where he enjoyed playing football. Some of his hobbies were skateboarding, playing chess, camping and being outdoors, spending time with family, and playing video games. Nicholas knew...
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James Newton Shoap

October 6, 1948 - January 26, 2020

First Sergeant James Newton Shoap, of McKinney, TX, passed away on Sunday, January 26, 2020 at the age of 71. James was born to parents Wayne and Ruth Shoap on October 6, 1948 in Washington, DC. He grew up as the eldest of three. He was a hardworker his entire life, securing his first job delivering newspapers at the age of 10 and working full time starting in high school. James attended...
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Geneva Wood

March 14, 1945 - January 24, 2020

Geneva Wood, 74, of Plano, Texas went to heaven on Friday, January 24, 2020 Geneva was born on March 14, 1945 in Idabel, Oklahoma. She was the daughter of the late Roland Lee and the late Bonnie Bates Lee. Surviving are one son Dale Wood of Plano, TX. One brother Charles Lee (wife Rita) of Vernon, TX and one sister Oleta Richardson (husband Floyd) of Wichita Falls, TX and a host of neices...
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Darrin Keith Rogers, Sr.

September 10, 1966 - January 17, 2020

Darrin Keith Rogers, passed away on January 17 in McKinney, TX at the age of 53. Darrin was born in McKinney, TX on September 10,1966 to Aubrey and Pearl Rogers and has been a resident of Princeton, TX his entire life. Darrin was a simple country boy who loved his family and would do anything for anyone. He enjoyed the outdoors, riding his motorcycle, and spending time with family and friends. ...
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Jonathan Woolsey

July 7, 1981 - January 15, 2020

On Wednesday, January 15th, 2020 Jonathan Gilbert Woolsey, loving son and father of 5, passed away at the age of 38 years old. Jonathan Gilbert Woolsey was born on July 7th, 1981, in Houston, TX to Mickey Woolsey and Jeannie Arredondo. Jonathan has 5 precious children. Jonathan Woolsey was a creative soul who expressed his art in the forms of numerous mediums. Jonathan had a passion for...
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Jennifer Jackson

March 14, 1983 - January 14, 2020

Jennifer Michelle Jackson was born to Teresa (Smith) Sigmon on March 14,1983 in Mckinney,Texas. Jennifer attended Mckinney High School from 1997-1998. Jennifer lived her life as a wonderful mother, and housekeeper. She loved to cook, clean, provide for her family, and was known to make people laugh. On January 14, 2020, Jennifer passed away. Although she left unexpectedly, we have memories...
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Dorothy Meyer

October 5, 1932 - January 8, 2020

Dorothy Hindman Meyer, the beloved wife of Robert (Dutch) H Meyer for 67 years was affectionately known as "Dot". She was born to Ewell and Cynthia Ridling Hindman in Bossier City, LA. Dot graduated from Lake Charles High School and Louisiana Tech University. Dot and Dutch resided in Thibodaux, LA prior to moving to McKinney, TX. Her love and talent of flowers and interior design were...
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Danny E. Reid

April 19, 1945 - January 7, 2020

Danny Eugene Reid, 74, of McKinney, Texas passed away January 7, 2020 at Baylor Hospital in McKinney, TX. Danny was born April 19, 1945 in Madill, Oklahoma to Eugene and Verna (Moon) Reid. Danny married the love of his life, Linda Faye Atkinson, on June 16, 1970. During their thirty-seven years of marriage, they built a wonderful life and raised two children together. Linda preceded him in...
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Vicki Archer

August 5, 1947 - January 6, 2020

Vicki Dean Archer, 72, passed away on Monday, January 6, 2020 in Baylor Scott & White medical center, Mckinney Texas. She was born on August 5, 1947 to Radial Victora Wallace and Marjorie Nadean Clymore. Vicki was a beloved mother and grandmother and will be missed by everyone who knew her and loved her. She graduated high school. She worked different jobs and raised three sons then finally...
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Robert Martinez Cantu

November 14, 1951 - December 27, 2019

Robert Cantu of Princeton, Texas passed from this life December 27, 2019 in Dallas, Texas surrounded by loved ones. He was born in Karnes City, Texas November 14, 1951 to parents Jose Maria Cantu and Semona Martinez. Robert grew up one of six children. He gained his GED and joined the United States Army. His family was filled with pride that their Robert earned a Purple Heart while serving his...
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Mary Hawthorne

January 16, 1924 - December 26, 2019

Mary Wagnon Hawthorne, 95, of Farmersville, Texas passed away December 26, 2019. She was born January 16, 1924 in Oklahoma. Mary loved her family dearly and enjoyed spending time with them as well as passing time crocheting, watching Nascar, and cheering on the Dallas Cowboys through their ups and downs. She had called Farmersville Health and Rehabilitation her home for the past eleven years...
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Jerry Edward Mantooth

November 14, 1943 - December 24, 2019

Jerry Edward Mantooth passed away from dementia on Tuesday, December 24th at Park Manor in McKinney at the age of 76. Jerry was born on November 14th, 1943 to Russell A. Mantooth and Frances Lucille Duncan Mantooth. Jerry graduated from McKinney High School in 1962. He was employed by Varo in Garland as a Quality control Inspector for many years and later worked as a carpenter. He enjoyed...
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Maria Clara Herrera

July 23, 1952 - December 24, 2019

Maria Clara Torres Herrera, 67, of McKinney, Texas passed on to eternity the morning of Christmas Eve 2019. She was born July 23, 1952 in Corpus Christi, Texas to Remigo and Rebecca Paz Torres. While growing up Maria helped in keeping the home and raising her siblings until she met and married her love Julian Herrera and they raised a family of their own. Her children say that she was an...
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Norman Lee Dockins

May 22, 1943 - December 12, 2019

Norman Lee Dockins, 76, of McKinney, Texas, died on Thursday, December 12, 2019. He was born on May 22, 1943 in Marble Hill, Missouri, to Chalmer Augustus Dockins and Martha Evelyn McClellan Dockins. Norman graduated from Sikeston Senior High School in 1961, where he was a star athlete, excelling in football, baseball and track. In football, he earned all-conference honors and set many school...
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Jerry Owen White

December 31, 1954 - December 10, 2019

Jerry White, 64, of Princeton, Texas passed away at home December 10, 2019. He was born December 31, 1954 in Pampa, Texas to Owen and Margret "Jovito" Hutto White. Jerry married the love of his life Brenda Massey White 35 years ago, and together they raised two sons. Jerry made a living in the construction world with an emphasis on concrete work and roofing, he even built his family's home...
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Christina Ellen Decell

June 9, 1936 - December 9, 2019

Christina Ellen Decell, 83, of McKinney, Texas passed away December 9, 2019 in Plano, Texas. Christina was born June 9, 1936 in Annapolis, Maryland to James and Margaret Grierson Thomas. Sixty-three years ago Christina married the love of her life, Col. George M. Decell III, and the two called many places home while raising their six children. Christina prided herself in being the best ...
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Renee Loera

September 13, 1968 - December 5, 2019

Renee Randall Loera, age 51, of McKinney Texas passed away December 5th, 2019. Renee was born in Willard, Ohio on September 13th, 1968 to Antonio and Rosa Loera. He is survived by wife Melissa Lynn Shaw and sons and daughters Tash Nicole Gilmore, Troy Randal Shaw, Damian Marcus Shaw and Alyssa Renea Shaw. He is also survived by his six grandchildren Isaiah Marcus Mackey, Issac Lee Mackey,...
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Roy Elmond Kokel

December 1, 1943 - December 4, 2019

Roy E. Kokel, Jr., 76, of Allen, TX, passed away peacefully on December 4, 2019, surrounded by family after a lengthy battle with kidney and liver disease. He was preceded in death by his wife of 47 years, Linda C. Kokel, in 2010. He is survived by his children, Ron Kokel (Deidra), Robin Vestal (Scott), and Rebecca Thibodaux, and eight grandchildren: Garrett, Alex and Dalton Vestal; Cameron...
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Stephanie Kimberly Diaz

August 28, 2013 - December 3, 2019

It is with great sadness that the family of Stephanie Kimberly Hernandez Diaz announces her passing on December 3, 2019. She was born August 26, 2013 and she is survived by her father Angel, mother Josefina and brothers, Missael, Daniel, Sergio and Jesús. She will forever be remembered and loved by her family. Muchas personas nos dijeron, a lo largo de seis benditos años... ...
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Julie Marie Oliver

June 4, 1976 - December 2, 2019

Julie Marie Oliver June 4, 1976 -December 2, 2019 Princeton Texas. Julie Oliver left this earth and joined her grandparents in heaven on December 2, 2019. She was born on June 4, 1976 to Kenny Oliver and Linda Vliet in Leanordtown Maryland. She was the oldest child of 5 and was the first grandchild born. Julie never met a stranger. She would make any person that she met feel welcome. Julie...
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Margaret Jean Garland

October 30, 1940 - December 1, 2019

Margaret Jean Garland, age 79, passed away at home in Plano. She was born October 30, 1940 in Dallas, TX to Denia and Clifford Hutto. She was preceded in death by her loving husband, JC Garland in 2011. Jean loved family get-togethers: she loved celebrating birthdays, holidays, graduations and weddings of family members and friends. If you were celebrating a joyous occasion, she was...
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Cynthia Frances Jones Neahr

December 2, 1943 - November 29, 2019

Cynthia Flores Neahr was born on December 2, 1943 in Los Nietos, California and rose to the heavens on November 29, 2019 in McKinney, TX. Born to Floyd and Gertrude Flores in Los Nietos, CA, she was raised in the Latin culture, was the middle child, the only girl and she grew up in Norwalk, a suburb of Los Angeles. Her father was an Army medic in WWII and from him she inherited the life-long...
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David Leon VanCompernolle

September 1, 1950 - November 29, 2019

In lieu of flowers, family suggest donations to Homeward Bound Inc of Dallas.
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Virginia Faye McIntyre

December 20, 1929 - November 26, 2019

Virginia Faye McIntyre (nee Shafer) died November 26, 2019 in McKinney, Texas at the age of 89. She was born December 20, 1929 in Okmulgee, Oklahoma to Joseph Eugene Shafer and Edith Mae Shafer. She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law Robert and Connie McIntyre of Allen, Texas. Three grandchildren, Josh McIntyre and his wife Bethany of Allen, Texas, Katie McIntyre Johnston and her...
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Johnny Lee Rogers

July 12, 1959 - November 24, 2019

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Annabell Healey Dietzman

April 19, 1934 - November 23, 2019

Annabell Dietzman's final gesture was to do what she loved best – stitch together Santa goodies to give her grandkids a holiday laugh by sharing a bit of personal fun. Born on April 19, 1934, she suffered a stroke and passed on November 23, 2019. To all that knew her we agree she was full of grace, humor, wisdom, and kindness. God repaid her kindness by allowing her to not suffer in her short...
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Linda Jane Waller

January 21, 1943 - November 19, 2019

Linda Jane Fitzgerald Waller was born on January 21, 1943 in Torrance, CA and passed into eternity on November 19, 2019, after suffering complications from knee replacement surgery. She was 76 years old. Linda was living her dream in McKinney, Texas, where she enjoyed retirement surrounded by her children and grandchildren. Linda spent most of her life in Southern California, where she worked...
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Jeannette Henry

April 6, 1943 - November 19, 2019

Jeannette Henry, also known as Jeannette Delories Tubbs, affectionately called Jenteece, entered into eternal rest Tuesday, November 19, 2019. Ms. Henry leaves to mourn one brother Glen Terrell of McKinney, TX; five sisters Joyce Avery, Vertis Chapman, Donna Avery, Thelma Terrell- all of McKinney, TX, and Nancy Drane of Dallas, TX. including a host of friends and relatives. She was...
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Vera Alice Tavernier

December 29, 1915 - November 18, 2019

Vera Tavernier, aged 103, went to be with her Lord on November 18, 2019. Vera was born December 29, 1915 in Elkhart, IN. She was the daughter of Edward Hackman and Maude Fetterly Hackman. She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband Robert Tavernier, four brothers and two sisters. She is survived by Daughter, Jeanine Harvell of TX, Son, Thomas Tavernier of MO, Daughter Beverly Burritt...
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Donavon R. Carlson

December 27, 1927 - November 16, 2019

Donavon Russell Carlson, 91, of McKinney, Texas passed away the morning of November 16, 2019. He was born in Newton, Iowa on December 27, 1927 to Andrew "Leroy" and Mildred Ramsey Carlson. Donavon entered the United States Navy in February of 1954 and worked as a military stock clerk. He served his country until 1965. Upon returning home Donavon worked as a storekeeper for John Deer Tractor...
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Charles Melville Sisson

March 28, 1933 - November 11, 2019

Charles Melville Sisson, Chuck, was born in Englewood, Colorado 28 March, 1933. After a brief professional baseball career he completed his Baccalaureate Degree (1956) and Masters Degree (1958) at Emporia State University in Emporia, Kansas. It was here he met and married his first wife, Pat Buss. He was later awarded fellowships at Florida State University and Colorado University where he...
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Jerry Lee Calverley, Sr.

December 7, 1940 - November 11, 2019

Jerry Lee Calverley Sr. of Sherman, Texas passed away November 11, 2019 in Denison, Texas at the age of 78. Jerry was born December 7, 1940 to Raymond and Alice Kathrine Powell Calverley. Jerry had 4 other brothers whom he loved dearly. Jerry graduated high school and became a self-taught sheet metal engineer working for corporate giants such as Texas Instruments, Raytheon and DaveCo of whom he...
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David Roby

September 27, 1961 - November 5, 2019

David Alan Roby, 58, passed peacefully in his home in Melissa, Texas on Tuesday, November 5th after a long battle with Cancer. David was born on September 27, 1961 in Laramie, Wyoming to James and Linda Roby. He grew up in Ingleside, Texas as a local baseball all-star and met his wife there at a local college. It was love at first sight and they were married on December 19, 1981 just 10...
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Peter Welles Bailey

May 7, 1940 - October 31, 2019

Peter W. Bailey, 79, of McKinney, Texas, died peacefully at home on October 31st, 2019. He was born May 7, 1940, in New Haven, Connecticut, the son of the late David and Hilda Bailey of Woodstock, Vermont. He is survived by his wife, Sue Bailey, who he married on April 10, 2010. He graduated from Harvard University in 1962. He moved to Thailand to serve in the Peace Corps and worked for...
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Thomas R. Randles

April 19, 1931 - October 31, 2019

Thomas Randles of McKinney Texas passed away on October 31, 2019 He was preceded in death by his daughter Susan. Tom was born on April 19, 1931 in Illinois. He graduated from Elyria High School in Elyria Ohio in 1949 after which he served in the United States Navy. He has four children: Thomas (Shari) of Weatherford Tx, Deborah (Tom) of McKinney Tx, Susan deceased (Tom) of Neenah WI, and...
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Patricia Watkins

November 8, 1952 - October 27, 2019

Our sweet sister went home to be with the Lord on October 27, 2019 after battling a long illness. Patricia Sue Watkins was born on November 8, 1952. She was such a kind and caring soul who loved her family so much. Patti was born with a mental disability so she never worked outside the home. She made it her job to look after her family members and keep the home nice and tidy. She loved Elvis...
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Dorthy Godwin

September 12, 1930 - October 21, 2019

Dorthy Kindle Godwin was born on September 12, 1930 in McKinney, Texas to Bill & Wilma Kindle. Dorthy was called home on October 21, 2019 in Farmersville, Texas. Dorthy was preceded in death by her 1st husband Chester L. McKay and her 2nd husband Earnest Godwin. She is survived by 4 siblings, Jean Furgeson, Hubert Kindle, Barbara Baker and Arnetta Talley. She is survived by 5 children,...
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Paul Whitfield Baxter

January 14, 1939 - October 13, 2019

Paul Whitfield Baxter was born to Floyd and Rosalie Baxter on January 14th, 1939, the last of 9 children. Paul was born in Collin County, Texas. He married Melba June Bryson on February 21, 1958. They had 2 children Judy Lynn and Andrew Weldon. Paul and Melba were married 57 years.They had 4 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. Paul was a banker by profession and spent many years...
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Bob Ralph Qualls

December 24, 1929 - October 1, 2019

Bob Ralph Qualls was called home to the Lord on Tuesday, October 1st, 2019 at his home in McKinney, Texas. He passed peacefully in his sleep with family by his side. He was 89. Bob was born during a snow storm on Christmas Eve 1929 in Shawnee, Oklahoma to Otis and Ethel Qualls. He had three siblings: Melba, David, and Kathy. He spent his early years managing his paper route, repairing...
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Sammye Roberta Woodruff

January 30, 1939 - September 30, 2019

On Monday September 30, 2019, Sammye Roberta Woodruff, 80, took her beloved Billy's hand and entered the garden of immortality. Fiona, her faithful Cairn terrier companion of 7 ½ years, was on her lap watching over her when she embarked on her final journey. Sammye was born on January 30th, 1939 in Santa Maria, CA to Alma Floyd & Artie Joe (Moss) Leaper. The story told, and collaborated,...
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Josephine (Joyce) Gomes-Ribeiro

January 25, 1920 - September 29, 2019

Joyce went to join the Lord on September 29, 2019. She died of natural causes in the arms of her beloved daughter, Barbara Lange. Born in Liverpool, England on January 25, 1920, Joyce moved to New York City with her family when she was four years old. She married Nicholas Tafuri in 1935 and they had a daughter, Barbara. Joyce was widowed in 1940. In 1946 she married Luis Gomes-Ribeiro, an...
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Kimberly Ann Curry

August 7, 1966 - September 19, 2019

God looked around his Kingdom and found an empty place. When he looked down upon the Earth, he saw her tired face. He knew that she was suffering, He knew she was in pain. He knew that she would never get well on Earth again. He saw the road was getting rough and the hills were hard to climb. So he closed her eyes and whispered, "Peace be thine." Kimberly Curry, 53, passed away on Thursday,...
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Kenyatta White

November 6, 1973 - September 12, 2019

Kenyatta White was born on November 6th, 1973 in Columbus Ohio. Kenyatta departed this life on September 12, 2019 at her home in Allen, Texas where she resided with her mother. Kenyatta was known for her loving and giving heart. She was always willing to be there for whoever needed her at anytime. She is survived by her Son L'Quaye Moore-White, her Granddaughter Chaveia Frederick, Mother;...
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Donald Marvin Brown

July 14, 1949 - September 5, 2019

Donald "Don" Marvin Brown of Princeton, TX, passed away on Sept. 5, 2019. Don was born in Elmira, NY, to Irene Frances Weston and Marvin Herbert Brown on July, 14, 1949. He went to Ithaca High School in Ithaca, NY, and received his GED in 1967. A Vietnam War veteran with the United States Army, he enlisted in June 1967, achieved an E-5 or Sargeant Rank received numerous Good Conduct medals and...
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Dolores Encizo

April 27, 1933 - September 2, 2019

It is with great sadness that the Encizo family of Dolores Dominguez Encizo, announce her passing in the early morning of Monday, September 2, 2019. She was Born in El Paso, TX on April 27th, 1933 to Manuela Caldera and Fortunato Dominguez. She grew up in El Paso, TX and Married Gilberto Encizo at an early age and was happily married until his untimely death in December of 1962. Widowed at such a...
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