Obituaries

Wed
01
Jun

Henry Wynne

Henry Wynne

Funeral services for Mr. Henry Ellis Wynne were held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 1, at the Kirvin Baptist Church with Bro. Dale Hergett officiating. Interment followed the services at Woodland Cemetery. Visitation was held Tuesday with the family present from 6 to 8 p.m. at Bowers Funeral Home in Teague.

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Wed
01
Jun

Gary Mennerick

Gary Mennerick

Gary Wayne Mennerick, 57, of Fairfield, passed away Saturday, May 28, at his residence. Graveside services were held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 1, at Lake Chapel Cemetery. Gary was born August 22, 1958, in Dallas, to parents John Wayne and Ethel Carra Hancock Mennerick. He had been a resident of Fairfield over 15 years having moved from LaRue, Texas. He was employed as a heavy equipment operator with Zoch Construction. He and his wife, Sharon had been married since December 3, 2001.

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Wed
01
Jun

Laverne Winstead

Laverne Winstead

Laverne Winstead, 68, of Fairfield, passed away Monday, May 30, in Fairfield. Graveside services were held at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 2, at Russell Cemetery near Jewett with Bro. Don Thornton officiating.
Laverne was born September 10, 1947, in Jewett, to parents William (Billy) and Nora Altha Taylor Durant.

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Wed
18
May

Tish Hatton

Tish Hatton

Tish Hatton, 46, of Fairfield, died Thursday, May 12, in Sugar Land. Graveside services were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 15, at Lake Chapel Cemetery with Dr. Ken Pruitt, pastor of First Baptist Church of Fairfield officiating. Tish was born October 29, 1969, in Texarkana. She came to Fairfield in 1982 and graduated in the top 15 percent of her class at Fairfield High School in 1988. While at F.H.S. Tish was a cheerleader, played basketball, and was a member of the Beta Club Honor Society. For a number of years Tish was a service advisor at Fairfield Ford, later Performance Ford, and was the recipient of numerous service awards.

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Wed
18
May

Cynthia Diane Mims

Cynthia Mims

The Angel of Silence entered Cynthia Diane Mims' life on May 8, at her residence in Dallas, among loving family and devoted friends. The visitation was held from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, May 12, at Moore’s Angelic Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral services were at 11 a.m. Friday, May 13, at Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church, 700 W. Feeder Rd. in Fairfield, with Rev. E.A. Anderson, Pastor, officiating minister Min. Jesse Jones; and Eulogist Rev. W.C. Anderson. Interment services were held at Hopewell Cemetery in Fairfield. Diane was the fourth child born to Edd Wesley Mims and Mary Ella Mims, of Fairfield. She attended Dogan School and Fairfield High School in Fairfield. Diane was a woman of strong faith. No matter the day, she would always throw up her hands and say, "God is Good!" She accepted Christ and was baptized at an early age at Southside Church of Christ. Diane was also a faithful member of Mt. Zion Missionary Baptist Church under the leadership of Rev. E.A.

Wed
18
May

Alberta L. Harvey

Alberta Harvey

Alberta L. Harvey was born November 11, 1965, in Jackson, Mississippi, to Robert Harvey, Sr. and Alberta M. Harvey. The family of Alberta L. Harvey let her go with the Angelic Host on May 5. Viewing and visitation was held from 6 to 8 p.m. at Moore's Angelic Funeral Home Chapel Friday, May 13. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 14, at Moore's Angelic Chapel in Teague. Interment followed in the Grove Island Cemetery in Teague. Ms. Harvey attended Byram High School in Jackson, Mississippi. She also attended Tyler Jr. College in Tyler, and Navarro Jr. College in Corsicana. She received her Christian Education at Mt. Eva Missionary Baptist Church in Terry, Mississippi; Union Primitive Baptist Church in Teague and Salvation Lighthouse Church of God In Christ in Mexia. Ms. Harvey was employed at Shamrock Ministry in Tyler; Texas and Security Support; and Mexia State School in Mexia. Her passion was for reading, computer science, and spending time with "Pooh" (Ariana).

Wed
11
May

Alberta L. Harvey

Alberta L. Harvey

The Angelic Hosts came for Ms. Alberta L. Harvey, of Tehuacana, sister of Howard Harvey, Thursday, May 5 in the Parkview Regional Hospital Emergency Room among loving family and devoted friends. Services are pending at Moore's Angelic Funeral Home, 406 Monroe Street in Teague. Visit our website at mooresangelicfuneralhome.com to sign the guestbook and light a candle.

Wed
11
May

Linda Lou Nichols Huffman

Linda Huffman

Linda Lou Nichols Huffman, 76, of Teague, passed away May 4. Funeral services were at 3 p.m., Sunday, May 8, at the First Baptist Church in Teague with Rev. Scott Matthews officiating. Interment followed in the Greenwood Cemetery. Visitation with the family was from 5 to 7 p.m., Saturday, at Blair-Stubbs Funeral Home. Linda was born in Teague on February 10, 1940, to John Fred and Mary Ellen Bass Nichols. She grew up in Teague and was a graduate of Teague High School Class of 1957. She returned to Teague, after 40 plus years of working in Houston for Champion Paper, Tenneco, and as an executive assistant for El Paso Energy, where she retired. Linda was a loving, unselfish, and caring person who loved doing for people; she always put others first. She also loved animals and adopted every stray kitten that came around their home. Her hobbies consisted of playing bridge and working in the yard. Linda was an active member of the First Baptist Church in Teague.

Wed
11
May

Janice Sartor Turner

Janice Sartor Turner

Funeral services for Mrs. Janice Sartor Turner were held at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 7, at Eighth Avenue Baptist Church in Teague with Bro. Johnny Veretto and Rev. Jerry Fulton officiating. Interment followed the services at Union Cemetery near Freestone. Visitation was held Friday, May 6, with the family present from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Mrs. Turner passed away suddenly on Wednesday, May 4, in an automobile accident near Teague. She was born in Teague on November 14, 1937, and was a lifelong resident of Teague. She graduated from Teague High School with the class of 1956, and attended Navarro College. Janice worked in various banking jobs beginning with First National Bank in Teague. She later went to work for Bi-Stone Savings and Loan in Mexia and opened a branch in Teague as the manager. After the Teague branch closed, she returned to Bi-Stone in Mexia before moving to First National Bank of Mexia where she remained until her retirement.

Wed
04
May

Noelle Glass

Noelle Glass

Noelle Daniel Glass was born October 5, 1955, in Fairfield, and passed away unexpectedly at her home in Streetman, on April 30.

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