Obituaries

Wed
01
Oct

Claude Sparks

Claude Sparks

Claude Sparks, born Dec. 14, 1939, in Pasadena, Texas, passed away Sept. 21, at his home near Oakwood.
He graduated Pasadena High School and went to work for Weingarten doing inventory.  
He later went to work for Olin Mathieson and worked at that location for several different companies as one bought out the other.
After retiring from Exxon Mobil he moved to “the country.”
In the meantime, he

 

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Wed
24
Sep

Robert “Bob” Taylor

Robert Taylor

Services for Robert “Bob” Taylor, 71, of Streetman, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 27, at Bailey & Foster Chapel with Monsignor Zak officiating.
Burial will follow in Land of Memory Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Bailey & Foster.
Mr. Taylor died Saturday at East Texas Medical Center in Fairfield.
He was born November 23, 1942, in Buffalo, to L.J. and Una Pearl Farrell Taylor.
Mr. Taylor was a Christian.
He served more

 

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Wed
24
Sep

Rose Mary Johnson

Rose Mary Johnson

Funeral services for Mrs. Rose Mary Johnson were held at 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 21, at the First United Methodist Church in Teague with Rev. Alan Van Hooser officiating.
Interment followed the services at Union Cemetery near Freestone. Visitation was Saturday with the family present from 6 until 8 at the funeral home.
Mrs. Johnson passed away Wednesday, Sept. 17, at Cancer Centers of America in Tulsa. She was born June 9, 1948, in

 

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Wed
24
Sep

John Darrell “Uncle John” Simms

"Uncle John"

Memorial services for Mr. John Simms were held at 9 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 24, at Big Cedar Country Club near Teague, and a final memorial and interment of his ashes will be held at Godley Cemetery in Godley, Texas at a later date.
Mr. Simms passed away Saturday, Sept. 13, in Fairfield.
He was born

 

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Wed
24
Sep

Dorothy “Dottie” Helen Crowley Pletcher Day

Dorothy Day

Dorothy “Dottie” Helen (Crowley) Pletcher Day, 84, passed away Thursday, April 3, 2014, at Applewood Living Center Nursing Home in Longmont, Colorado.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 27, at the New Hope Baptist Church in Streetman.
A private burial will follow in St. Elmo Cemetery of St. Elmo.
A “Place of Remembrance” will be at Crystal Plains Cemetery in rural

 

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Wed
24
Sep

Charles Lee Lewis

Charles Lee Lewis

Charles Lee Lewis, 62, of Tehuacana, passed away Sept. 14, at his residence.
Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 18, at Landmark Baptist Church in Mexia with Reverend Shane Winters and Reverend Bob Harr officiating.
Interment followed at Old Union Cemetery.
Family visitation was held from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday evening at the Porter Funeral Home.
Mr. Lewis was born

 

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Wed
17
Sep

Trenton O. Bosley

Trenton O. Bosley, 82, of Kirvin, passed away Sunday, Sept. 14, in Waco.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 17, at Capps Memorial Chapel with Pastor Mike Fautt officiating.
Interment followed at Woodland Cemetery near Kirvin.
Pallbearers were

 

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Wed
17
Sep

Morris Lee Williams

Morris Lee Williams

Services for Morris Lee Williams (M.L.), Sr., 83, of Chandler, were held at 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 12, at Chandler Memorial Funeral Home with Rev. W.D. Broadway officiating.
Burial was at 3 p.m. at Mt. Vernon Cemetery under direction of Chandler Memorial Funeral Home.
Visitation was held one hour prior to the service.
Mr. Williams died

 

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Wed
17
Sep

June Awalt

June Awalt

Funeral services were held Thursday, Sept. 11, in Fairfield, for June Harris Awalt, 88, who died Monday, Sept. 8, in Fairfield.
Mrs. Awalt was born September 30, 1925, in Streetman, to Robert Hugh Harris and Virgie Thompson Harris.
She graduated from Fairfield High School in 1943, where she excelled in writing, elocution and oratory.
She was drum major for the first Fairfield High School marching band.
After graduation, she worked at Production Credit Association.
She married Marcus Cannon Awalt on

 

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Wed
17
Sep

Joe Farris

Joe Farris

Joe Farris, 51, of Fairfield, passed away Monday, September 8, in Fairfield.
A memorial service was held 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 12, at Capps Memorial Chapel with Bro. Ricky Missildine officiating.
A private burial was held at Day Cemetery.
Joe was born

 

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