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Royce Purefoy

July 1, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Wednesday, May 17, 1944
Died: 
Thursday, June 30, 2011
Funeral: 
Tuesday, July 5, 2011 - 11:00
Location: 
North Side Baptist Church in Mineral Wells
Other Arrangements: 
Interment will follow in Whitt Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 pm Monday at White’s Funeral Home in Mineral Wells.
Funeral Home: 
White’s Funeral Home Mineral Wells

Royce was born on May 27, 1944 in Mineral Wells. He served in the Air Force reserves. He was a life-long resident of Mineral Wells.Along with his Dad, Royce built and operated the Dairy Mart until it was sold in 1970. He was co-publisher and editor of the Mineral Wells Reporter until it was sold to the Mineral Wells Index.Royce was a reporter for the Mineral Wells Index and a contributing reporter for the Fort Worth Star-Telegram for several years after selling the MW Reporter.

Royce is preceded in death by his parents, J. C. and Louise Purefoy.

Royce is survived by his brother, George Purefoy and wife, Debra; niece, Christal; all of Frisco, Texas; his aunt, Oneida Crounse of Mineral Wells; his uncle and aunt, Walter and Margaret Sears of Mount Vernon, Texas.

Sports Calendar

Thursday, April 17

  • Aledo Girls Golf will compete in the Region I Tournament at Diamondback GC in Abilene

Friday, April 18

Tuesday, April 22

Friday, April 25

Tuesday, April 29

  • Aledo Girls Golf will compete in the State Tournament at Onion Creek GC in Austin.

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