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Shirley R. Caldwell

October 24, 2014 by Phil Major

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Died: 
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Services: 
Friday, October 24, 2014 - 14:00
Location: 
Spring Creek Baptist Church in Weatherford

Shirley R. Caldwell, 85, a native of Hudson Oaks, died Oct. 22. A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 24 at Spring Creek Baptist Church in Weatherford. Son Jim Caldwell and the Rev. Steve McCaslin will officiate.
Mrs. Caldwell began her higher education at Wharton Junior College, where she reconnected with a childhood friend, Ray Caldwell. They were a perfect match even at the beginning; she was a cheerleader, and Ray, a football player. They eventually transferred to Southwest Texas State Teacher’s College (now known as Texas State University) where she worked for her tuition as a legal secretary. She was also elected as a Gallardian at STSTC, a contest based on popularity, beauty, and moral character.

Ethel Mae Ethridge

October 24, 2014 by Phil Major

Born: 
Tuesday, May 4, 1926
Died: 
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Services: 
Monday, October 27, 2014 - 10:00
Location: 
Fundamental Baptist Church, 433 N. Main Street, Springtown
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home 105 Denver Trail Azle, TX  76020

Ethel Mae Ethridge, 88, died Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014.
Service is set for 10 a.m. Monday at the Fundamental Baptist Church, 433 N. Main Street, Springtown with interment at Ash Creek Cemetery. Visitation is from 2-4 p.m. Sunday at White's Azle Funeral Home.
Mrs. Ethridge was born to John Wesley and Nancy Elizabeth Goodnight Moree May 4, 1926 in Sulphur, Okla. She was a member of the Fundamental Baptist Church for many years. She dearly loved her family and spending time with them.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband of 58 years, J.R. Ethridge; son, Ricky Ethridge; two grandchildren; three sisters; and one brother.

Tuesday O'Riley Antonowicz

October 21, 2014 by Phil Major

Born: 
Tuesday, March 31, 1992
Died: 
Saturday, October 18, 2014
Services: 
Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 15:30
Location: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel

Tuesday O'Riley Antonowicz, 22, of Weatherford, died Saturday Oct. 18, 2014. Memorial service is set for 3:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 23 at Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel. Visitation is from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, October 22, 2014.

Ray Sessums

October 20, 2014 by Phil Major

Born: 
Tuesday, November 2, 1926
Died: 
Saturday, October 18, 2014
Services: 
Friday, October 24, 2014 - 10:00
Location: 
Lake Worth Baptist Church, 4447 Hodgkins Road
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home 105 Denver Trail Azle, TX  76020

Ray Sessums died Saturday, Oct. 18, at the Dallas VA Community Center where he had resided for the last two years.
Service is set for 10 a.m. Friday at Lake Worth Baptist Church, 4447 Hodgkins Road with interment at Azleland Memorial Park. Visitation is from 6-8 P.M. Thursday at White's Azle Funeral Home, 105 Denver Trail.
Mr. Sessums was born Nov. 2, 1926 in Lovelady to Beulah Ivy and Grover C. Sessums. The family moved to Whitney in a covered wagon in 1936 and a few years later settled in Fort Worth.

Natalie Martinez

October 17, 2014 by Phil Major

Born: 
Tuesday, June 27, 1939
Died: 
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Services: 
Monday, October 20, 2014 - 14:00
Location: 
White's Chapel of Memories, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Weatherford, 817-596-4811

Natalie Martinez of Weatherford died Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014 in Fort Worth, with her family by her side.
Service is set for 2 p.m. Monday in White's Chapel of Memories, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford with interment at Memory Gardens of the Valley. Visitation is from 7-9 p.m. Sunday at White's Funeral Home.
Pallbearers will be Freddy Martinez, Christopher Galindo, Michael Flores, Joshua Spoon, Brandon Davidson and Joseph Martinez

Alda Birt "Birtie" Howard

October 16, 2014 by Phil Major

Born: 
Tuesday, October 10, 1922
Died: 
Sunday, October 12, 2014
Services: 
Monday, October 20, 2014 - 10:00
Location: 
Central Christian Church, 1602 S. Main St., Weatherford
Memorials may be made to: 
Alzheimer's Association or the American Diabetes Association
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Weatherford, 817-596-4811

Alda Birt "Birtie" Howard, 92, of Weatherford died Oct. 12, 2014 in Weatherford.
Service is set for 10 a.m. Monday, Oct. 20 at Central Christian Church, 1602 S. Main St., Weatherford with interment at East Greenwood Cemetery, Weatherford.
Visitation is from 2-4 p.m. Sunday at White's Funeral Home, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford.
The family requests donations be made to either the Alzheimer's Association or the American Diabetes Association.

Betty Sue Wright

October 15, 2014 by Phil Major

Died: 
Saturday, October 11, 2014
Services: 
Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 10:30
Location: 
White's Chapel of Memories, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Weatherford, 817-596-4811

Betty Sue Wright, 87, of Weatherford died Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014 in Weatherford.
Funeral service is set for 10:30 a.m. Saturday in White's Chapel of Memories, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford with interment at: Clark Cemetery, Weatherford. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Friday at Whites Funeral Home.
Mrs. Wright was born March 3, 1927 in Weatherford to the late William and Annie Mullinax Clark. She married Charles Robert Wright in Palo Pinto County and they raised three children. She has resided in Parker County all of her life.
She was preceded in death by her husband; sisters, Lorene Wilson and Lucille Knox; and brothers, Alvin Clark, Odis Clark, and Troy Clark.

Donnie Gene Roberson

October 14, 2014 by Phil Major

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Born: 
Saturday, November 24, 1956
Died: 
Sunday, October 12, 2014
Services: 
Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 15:30
Location: 
Greenwood Chapel
Memorials may be made to: 
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation in his name in honor of Candy Thyer
Funeral Home: 
GREENWOOD CHAPEL
 Greenwood Funerals-Cremation
3100 White Settlement Rd., Fort Worth, Texas 76107

Donnie Gene Roberson, 57, of Aledo and a native of Fort Worth, died Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014, from cancer surrounded by his family and friends.


Calvin Rex Walters

October 13, 2014 by Phil Major

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Born: 
Friday, October 1, 1943
Died: 
Sunday, October 12, 2014
Services: 
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 10:00
Location: 
Aledo Church of Christ, 201 FM 1187 South
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Weatherford

Calvin Rex Walters, 71, of Weatherford died Sunday morning, Oct. 12, 2014 after a long battle with cancer. His wife, LaRene, was at his side when he died.
Service is set for 10 a.m. Wednesday at Aledo Church of Christ, 201 FM 1187 South with interment at Aledo-Brown Cemetery. Visitation is from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at White's Funeral Home, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford.
Mr. Walters was born in Fort Worth Oct. 1, 1943 to William Byrd and Wilma Tinker Walters. He lived for seven years in the Pythian Home, attended Weatherford High School, Weatherford College and graduated from Texas A & M University in 1967. He was a Christian man and was a member of the Aledo Church of Christ. He was employed at Integrated Interiors Inc. in Fort Worth for many years.

Audrey Adele Sugars Willis

October 13, 2014 by Phil Major

Died: 
Saturday, October 11, 2014
Services: 
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - 10:00
Location: 
First Baptist Church of Brock, 2111 FM 1189
Memorials may be made to: 
Brock Baptist Church, Sports Building Fund, 2111 FM 1189, Weatherford, TX 76087
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Weatherford, 817-596-4811

Audrey Adele Sugars Willis, 88, of Weatherford, died Oct. 11, 2014.
Service is set for 10 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014 at First Baptist Church of Brock, 2111 FM 1189 with interment at Johnson Cemetery, Dennis. Visitation is from 6-8 p.m. Monday at White's Funeral Home, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford.
The family requests donations be made to Brock Baptist Church, Sports Building Fund, 2111 FM 1189, Weatherford, TX 76087.

Sports Calendar

Monday, March 30

  • Aledo Ladycats at Cleburne, rescheduled from March 31 due to STAAR testing on Wednesday, Varsity 5:30 pm and JV 7:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Bearcats JV at Burleson, 6:00 pm.
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen vs. Burleson at AHS Baseball Field, 6:00 pm.
    Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Burleson, 7:00 pm., Rescheduled from March 31 due to STAAR testing on Wednesday.
    *District Games

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

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