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Janie Massey

March 30, 2015 by Phil Major

Born: 
Wednesday, December 22, 1937
Died: 
Sunday, March 29, 2015
Services: 
Monday, April 6, 2015 - 10:00
Location: 
White's Azle Funeral Home, 105 Denver Trail, Azle
Other Arrangements: 
interment at 1:30 p.m. at Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemeter
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home 105 Denver Trail Azle

Janice Massey, 77, died Sunday, March 29, 2015 with her family by her side.
Service is set for 10 a.m. Monday, April 6 at White's Azle Funeral Home, 105 Denver Trail with interment at 1:30 p.m. at Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery. Visitation is from 6-8 p.m. Sunday at White's Azle Funeral Home.
Mrs. Massey was born Dec. 22, 1937 to Matt James and Annie Mae Holder. She was preceded in death by her parents; two sisters; and one brother.
Survivors include her husband of 57 years, Leon Massey; daughter, Cylinda Dorsa and husband, Keith; son, Michael Massey; grandchildren, Christi Hodges and Starr Massey; sisters, Joyce Ross and Belinda Carr; and numerous nieces, nephews, friends and extended family.

Jim Simpson

March 30, 2015 by Phil Major

Born: 
Sunday, July 27, 1958
Died: 
Thursday, March 26, 2015
Services: 
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 11:00
Location: 
Springcreek Cemetery
Memorials may be made to: 
Parker County Animal Shelter.
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel

Jim Simpson, DVM, 56, of Weatherford, died Thursday, March 26, 2015. Graveside service is set for 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 31 at Springcreek Cemetery. Visitation is from 6-8 p.m. Monday at Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel.
Mr. Simpson was born July 27, 1958 to James Weldon and Wilma Simpson in Stanton. He was owner of Equine Chiropractic & Acupuncture, a member of the American Veterinarian Medical Association, enjoyed sport shooting and loved to work around the house.
He is survived by his wife, Brenda Simpson; mother, Wilma Simpson; and sister, Jeanne Simpson, all of Weatherford.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Parker County Animal Shelter.

Donald Ray Allen

March 27, 2015 by Phil Major

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Died: 
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Services: 
Tuesday, March 31, 2015 - 13:00
Location: 
North Side Baptist Church, 910 N. Main St., Weatherford
Memorials may be made to: 
American Cancer Association, 3301 West Freeway, Fort Worth, Texas 76107, 800-227-2345; the Don Allen Health Science Building at Weatherford College; or a charity of choice.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home of Weatherford

Donald Ray Allen, 68, of Weatherford died at his home Wednesday, March 25, 2015, after a battle with cancer.
Service is set for 1 p.m. Tuesday at North Side Baptist Church, 910 N. Main St., Weatherford with nterment at Memory Gardens of the Valley, 5600 Mineral Wells Highway, Weatherford. Visitation is from 6-8 p.m. Monday at North Side Baptist Church.
Memorial gifts can be made to the American Cancer Association, 3301 West Freeway, Fort Worth, Texas 76107, 800-227-2345; the Don Allen Health Science Building at Weatherford College; or a charity of choice.

Jo Nell Barger Barry

March 25, 2015 by Phil Major

Died: 
Monday, March 2, 2015
Services: 
Saturday, March 28, 2015 - 14:00
Location: 
Galbreaith Pickard Chapel
Memorials may be made to: 
Any children's charity of choice
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel

Jo Nell Barger Barry died Monday, March 2, 2015.
There will be a memorial service held at Galbreaith Pickard Chapel Saturday, March 28, 2015 at 2 p.m.
Instead of flowers donations may be made to any children's charity of choice.
She preceded in death by her parents, Francis and Letha Barger, and son, Aaron J. Barry.
She is survived by her husband of 43 years, A.J. Barry Jr. of Lipan; daughter, Amy J.
Barry; and granddaughter, Ashlynne JoLeigh Barry of Weatherford; sister, F. Anne Wilson of California, two god-grandsons and a goddaughter in addition to many nieces, nephews and other extended family.

John Robert Young Jr.

March 25, 2015 by Phil Major

Born: 
Sunday, January 17, 1932
Died: 
Wednesday, March 25, 2015
Services: 
Saturday, March 28, 2015 - 10:00
Location: 
St. Stephen Catholic Church, 1802 Bethel Road, Weatherford
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Weatherford

John Robert Young Jr., 83, of Weatherford died at home peacefully Wednesday, March 25, 2015.
Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Stephen Catholic Church, 1802 Bethel Road, Weatherford with interment at 12:30 p.m. in Moore Memorial Gardens, Arlington. Visitation is from 6-8 p.m. Friday at White's Funeral Home, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford, with a rosary at 7 p.m.

Jimmy Arden “Jim” Tilger

March 24, 2015 by Phil Major

Born: 
Saturday, November 19, 1938
Died: 
Monday, March 23, 2015
Services: 
Saturday, March 28, 2015 - 12:29
Location: 
Couts United Methodist Church in Weatherford
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel

Jimmy Arden “Jim” Tilger, 76 of Weatherford died March 23, 2015 at his home surrounded by his family.
Family visitation will be at the Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel from 6-8 p.m. Friday March 27 with the funeral service at Couts United Methodist Church in Weatherford at 10 a.m. Saturday March 28 and interment at Burns Cemetery in Trenton at 3 p.m.

Bailey McNutt

March 23, 2015 by Phil Major

Died: 
Saturday, March 21, 2015
Services: 
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 - 11:00
Location: 
First Baptist Church of Dennis, 7600 FM Road 1189
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Weatherford

Bailey McNutt, 77, of Weatherford died Saturday, March 21, 2015.
Memorial service is set for 11 a.m. Tuesday at First Baptist Church of Dennis, 7600 FM Road 1189.
Mr. McNutt was preceded in death by his first wife, Myrna.
Survivors include his wife of seven years, Barbara Gore McNutt; sons, Scott McNutt and Brian McNutt; stepchildren, Julie, Brent, Staci and Hal; grandchildren, Rachel Noblett, Rebecca Etherton, Michelle McNutt, Jessica Bramlett and Elizabeth McNutt; six step-grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; brothers, Charles McNutt and Ronnie McNutt; and many other family members and friends.

Myrtle Anna Barton Wallace

March 23, 2015 by Phil Major

Born: 
Thursday, May 6, 1920
Died: 
Friday, March 20, 2015
Services: 
Tuesday, March 24, 2015 - 11:30
Location: 
Zion Hill Cemetery, Parker County
Memorials may be made to: 
Zion Hill Cemetery Assoc., 206 S. Alamo St., Weatherford, Texas 76086, or to donor's choice
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Weatherford

Myrtle Anna Barton Wallace, 94, of Weatherford died Friday, March 20, 2015, in Weatherford.
Graveside service is set for 11:30 a.m. Tuesday in Zion Hill Cemetery, Parker County.
Visitation is from 12-4 p.m. Monday at White's Funeral Home, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made to Zion Hill Cemetery Assoc., 206 S. Alamo St., Weatherford, Texas 76086, or to donor's choice.
Mrs. Wallace was born in Weatherford to Emmitt and Annie Boecker Barton May 6, 1920.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles S. Wallace in 2002; son, Billy Lee Wallace in 2012; sisters, Agnes Bradley, Leona Campbell and Annetta Burnett; and brothers, Rueben and Forrest Barton.

James "Pat" Curtis McDaniel

March 20, 2015 by Phil Major

Born: 
Saturday, September 24, 1932
Died: 
Saturday, March 14, 2015
Memorials may be made to: 
Charity of choice
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith-Pickard Funeral Chapel

James "Pat" Curtis McDaniel, 84, died Saturday, March 14, 2015. He requested no formal service but suggested donations to a charity of choice.
Mr. McDaniel was born Sept. 24, 1932 in Albuquerque, N.M. to Curtis McDaniel and Celeste Ridley McDaniel. He was married to Gladys Belle for 63 years. Tina was born in 1961. Tina’s husband, Rennie Joe Berry and Pat Mac’s friendship began in 1967 playing golf and tennis. The McDaniels were members of North Side Baptist Church where Tina was a charter member of the Cradle Roll.

Wanda L. Jacobs

March 17, 2015 by Phil Major

Born: 
Thursday, October 15, 1925
Died: 
Monday, March 16, 2015
Services: 
Friday, March 20, 2015 - 10:00
Location: 
Victory Baptist Church, 1311 E. Bankhead Dr., Weatherford
Memorials may be made to: 
Victory Baptist Academy, 1311 E. Bankhead Dr., Weatherford, Texas 76086
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford

Wanda L. Jacobs, 89, of Weatherford died Monday, March 16, 2015 at a local care center.
Funeral service is set for 10 a.m. Saturday at Victory Baptist Church, 1311 E. Bankhead Dr., Weatherford with interment at East Greenwood Cemetery, Weatherford. Visitation is from 6-8 p.m. Friday at White's Funeral Home, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford.
In lieu of usual remembrances the family suggests donations to Victory Baptist Academy, 1311 E. Bankhead Dr., Weatherford, Texas 76086.
Mrs. Jacobs was born Oct. 15, 1925, daughter of Albert Hamilton and Emma Rebecca McKeller Pope, in Caddo. She was a longtime member of Victory Baptist Church and worked at Wal-Mart where she retired.
She was preceded in death by her son, Warren Jacobs; two infant children; and her sister.

Sports Calendar

Tuesday, March 31

  • Aledo JV at Brock, 4:00 pm.

  • Aledo Ladycats at Cleburne, changed to March 30 due to STAAR testing on Wednesday. *District Game

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Burleson, changed to March 30 due to STAAR testing on Wednesday. *District Game

Thursday, April 2

  • Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats at Cleburne

  • Aledo Ladycats at Joshua, Varsity 5:30 pm and JV 7:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Burleson Hughes at Burleson High School, 4:30 pm

Friday, April 3

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Granbury at AHS Baseball Field, JV 5:00 pm and Varsity 7:30 pm. *District Game
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen at Granbury, 5:00 pm. *District Game

Monday, April 6

  • Aledo Bearcats JV at Cleburne, 6:00 pm. *District Game
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen vs. Cleburne at AHS Baseball Field, 6:00 pm. *District Game

Tuesday, April 7

  • Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats Varsity Black and Orange at District 8-5A Golf Tournament at Squaw Valley Golf Course, Glen Rose.

  • Aledo Middle School at District, Hall

  • Aledo Ladycats vs. Burleson Centennial at AHS Softball Field, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Cleburne, 7:00 pm. *District Game

Thursday, April 9

  • Aledo Varsity at District Tournament at TCU, all day

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Burleson Kerr at Aledo High School, 4:30 pm

Friday, April 10

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