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Sandra Kay Harrison

July 30, 2015 by Phil Major

Born: 
Friday, October 10, 1941
Died: 
Monday, July 27, 2015
Services: 
Sunday, August 2, 2015 - 14:00
Location: 
Mader-Bagley State Farm, 1916 Martin Dr. (rear entrance), Weatherford
Other Arrangements: 
Graveside service is set for 9 a.m. Monday in East Greenwood Cemetery, Weatherford.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home - Weatherford

Sandra Kay Harrison, 73, of Weatherford died Monday, July 27, 2015.
Memorial service is set for 2 p.m. Sunday at Mader-Bagley State Farm, 1916 Martin Dr. (rear entrance), Weatherford.
Graveside service is set for 9 a.m. Monday in East Greenwood Cemetery, Weatherford.
Mrs. Harrison was born Oct. 10, 1941 in Griffithville, Ark., daughter of Roy and Avis Davis. Sandra brought four daughters into this world, but was "Mom" to so many others.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 30 years, John Wayne Harrison; and daughter, Tammy Lyn Gauthier.

Billie Jean Hart

July 28, 2015 by Phil Major

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Born: 
Friday, June 3, 1927
Died: 
Wednesday, July 22, 2015
Services: 
Saturday, August 1, 2015 - 10:00
Location: 
Lakeshore Drive Baptist Church
Memorials may be made to: 
A charity of choice or to the B.J. Hart Church-builders/Mission Scholarship at Lakeshore Drive Baptist Church, 200 S. Lakeshore Drive, Hudson Oaks, Texas 76087
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Weatherford, 817-596-4811

Billie Jean Hart, 88, of Hudson Oaks died July 22, 2015 at his home.
Memorial service will be held at Lakeshore Drive Baptist Church Saturday, Aug. 1 at 10 a.m. with Dr. Martin Knox officiating. Private burial for the family will precede at Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery.
Mr. Hart was born in Wichita Falls to William Samuel Hart and Winnie Fay Hart nee Reynolds on June 3, 1927. He graduated from high school in Iraan in 1944. After studies at Texas Tech University, he enlisted in the US Navy. He married Dortha Lee Ritchie in 1949. He retired from Chevron Pipeline Company serving as safety and environmentalist after 39 years.

Rebecca Jeanne Golden

July 22, 2015 by Phil Major

Born: 
Sunday, January 20, 1952
Died: 
Tuesday, July 21, 2015
Services: 
Friday, July 24, 2015 - 10:00
Location: 
Brown Cemetery at Aledo
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel

Rebecca Jeanne Golden, 63, of Aledo, died early Tuesday morning, July 21, 2015 in a Fort Worth hospital. Graveside service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, July 24 in the Brown Cemetery at Aledo. Visitation will be 6-9 p.m. Thursday, July 23 at Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel.
Mrs. Golden was born Jan. 20, 1952 in Gideon, Mo. and was a resident of Aledo for several years. She was a homemaker, former special needs teacher’s aide and office manager of Underwood Rd. Material. She was preceded in death by her father, George Peter Pretzsch, and mother, Leona Beatrice Pretzsch.

Martin Jerald Parish

July 16, 2015 by Phil Major

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Born: 
Tuesday, August 17, 1943
Died: 
Tuesday, July 14, 2015
Services: 
Sunday, July 19, 2015 - 14:00
Location: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel, 913 N Elm St., Weatherford
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel, 913 N Elm St., Weatherford

Martin Jerald Parish, 71, a longtime resident of Aledo, died Tuesday, July 14, 2015.
Memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, July 19 at Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel, 913 N Elm St., Weatherford.
Mr. Parish was born in Fort Worth Aug. 17, 1943. He was preceded in death by his sisters, Dorothy, Margaret and Barbara, and his brothers, Tom and Donnie.
Survivors include his son, Todd Parish and wife Jackie; daughter, Traci Parish Selby and husband Carter; daughter, Tiffini Parish Robarge and husband Jason; brother, Harold and wife Gwynn; and Carol Alberts Parish; grandchildren, Trevor Parish and wife Anya, Corbin Selby, Trendan Parish, Ashton Selby, Tripp Parish; and great-granddaughter, Harper Parish.

Suzanne Russell Wooten

July 16, 2015 by Phil Major

Born: 
Saturday, July 15, 1939
Died: 
Friday, July 10, 2015
Services: 
Tuesday, July 21, 2015 - 10:00
Location: 
St. John's Anglican Church, 2401 College Ave., Fort Worth
Funeral Home: 
Services in care of White's Funeral Home - Weatherford

Suzanne Russell Wooten, 75, of Fort Worth died Friday, July 10, 2015, about 8 p.m., following a 10-year battle with a debilitating disease, atypical Parkinsonism.
Requiem Mass is set for 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 21, at St. John's Anglican Church, 2401 College Ave., Fort Worth. Interment will be at East Greenwood Cemetery, Weatherford. Visitation is from 6-7 p.m. Sunday at White's Funeral Home, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford, and 6-7 p.m. Monday at St. John's Anglican Church.
Mrs. Wooten was born July 15, 1939, in Weatherford, daughter of Earl and Thelma Russell. She met her husband, Ronnie Wooten, while she was attending TCU and he was a student at Texas Tech. They were married 10 months after meeting and shared 56 years together.

Roger Harrison

July 15, 2015 by Phil Major

Born: 
Wednesday, April 18, 1945
Died: 
Monday, July 13, 2015
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Weatherford, 817-596-4811

Roger Harrison of Weatherford died Monday, July 13, 2015.
The family plans to hold a memorial service at a later date.
Mr. Harrison was born April 18, 1945 in Virginia where he lived for many years. He was a decorated Vietnam veteran. He served as area chairman of Quail Unlimited in Virginia. After retirement from UPS he moved to Cody, Wyo. with his wife, where he enjoyed experiencing the ranch lifestyle.
Harrison was a cowboy, a bull rider in his younger years, and a horse trainer in his later years.
He fought a long, hard battle with cancer and was courageous and brave until the end.

Susan Robinson McKnight

July 14, 2015 by Phil Major

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Born: 
Monday, January 24, 1944
Died: 
Saturday, July 11, 2015
Services: 
Thursday, July 16, 2015 - 14:00
Location: 
Aledo United Methodist Church, 100 Pecan Dr, Aledo, 76008
Memorials may be made to: 
TCC Foundation Scholarship Fund, 1500 Houston Street, Fort Worth, TX, 76102. On the memo line put: "In memory of Susan McKnight."
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home - Weatherford, 817-596-4811

Susan Robinson McKnight, 71, of Hudson Oaks died Saturday, July 11, 2015. At her bedside was her family, husband, Thomas McKnight; son, Douglas McKnight and wife, Wendy Lynn Grothe McKnight; daughter, Katherine Rose McKnight Sherrill and husband, Colin Kelly Sherrill and newest grandchild, Parker Hai Sherrill, born July 10, 2015.
Memorial service is set for 2 p.m. Thursday at Aledo United Methodist Church, 100 Pecan Dr, Aledo, 76008.
In lieu of flowers, make donations to TCC Foundation Scholarship Fund, 1500 Houston Street, Fort Worth, TX, 76102. On the memo line put: "In memory of Susan McKnight."

Michael L. Wilson

July 13, 2015 by Phil Major

Born: 
Wednesday, March 28, 1956
Died: 
Friday, July 10, 2015
Services: 
Thursday, July 16, 2015 - 14:00
Location: 
White's Chapel of Memories, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford
Funeral Home: 
Services in care of White's Funeral Home - Weatherford

Michael L. Wilson, 59, of Weatherford died Friday, July 10, 2015.
Service is set for 2 p.m. Thursday in White's Chapel of Memories with interment at Memory Gardens of the Valley. Visitation is from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at White's Funeral Home, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford.
In addition to flowers, please make donations to local animal shelters.
Mr. Wilson was born March 28, 1956 in Fort Worth to Horace and Mary Wilson. He grew up in Fort Worth and graduated from Haltom High School and moved to Weatherford in 1996. He was saved as a teenager at Haltom Road Baptist Church and worked with Blue Bell Creameries and Frito-Lay for many years.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Jim Wilson; and nephew, Terry Wilson.

Letha Cathryne Mills Cox

July 10, 2015 by Phil Major

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Born: 
Saturday, February 16, 1929
Died: 
Thursday, July 9, 2015
Services: 
Sunday, July 12, 2015 - 14:00
Location: 
Johnsville Cemetery
Funeral Home: 
Whites Funeral Home

Letha Cathryne Mills Cox, 86, of Aledo died Thursday, June 25, 2015.
Inurnment is set for 2 p.m. Sunday, July 12 at Johnsville Cemetery.
Mrs. Cox was born Feb. 16, 1929. She was a longtime resident of Johnsville and Aledo.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Virl Hannon Cox; daughter, Cleta Fern Cox Cowen; and son, Forrest Wynn Cox.
Survivors include her children, Alyce Cathryne Cox, Joey Virl Cox, and Amy Sue Cox; grandchildren, Rocky Eli Ocain, Hannah Cathryne Garza, Kimberly Ann Malone Stenzel, Dusty Tim Malone, Meleah Cox, July Paige Cox, Shane DeWayne Morgan, David Hannon Cox, and Laura Cox Esterlund; and numerous great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Jimmie Dean "Jim" Young

July 6, 2015 by Phil Major

Born: 
Sunday, May 6, 1945
Died: 
Wednesday, July 1, 2015
Services: 
Tuesday, July 7, 2015 - 14:00
Location: 
White's Funeral Home in Weatherford
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home in Weatherford

Jimmie Dean "Jim" Young, 70, of Weatherford, died Wednesday, July 1, 2015.
Visitation is set Monday, July 6 from 6-8 p.m. Services will be at White's Funeral Home in Weatherford Tuesday, July 7 at 2 p.m.

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