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Bailey Goss Sullivan

September 4, 2014 by Phil Major

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Born: 
Tuesday, April 29, 1997
Died: 
Monday, September 1, 2014
Funeral: 
Saturday, September 6, 2014 - 10:00
Location: 
Springtown Church of Christ
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home 
Springtown, 817-220-7111

Bailey Goss Sullivan, 17, of the Aledo area, died Sept. 1, 2014, in an automobile accident as a passenger. 
Funeral is set for 10 a.m. Saturday at Springtown Church of Christ, 316 Church St., Springtown with interment at Springtown Cemetery. Visitation is from 4-8 p.m. Friday at White's Funeral Home, 401 N. Main St., Springtown.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to the Springtown Church of Christ, P.O. Box 96, Springtown, Texas 76082 or the Aledo AdvoCats, P.O. Box 25, Aledo, Texas 76008.
Sullivan was born April 29, 1997, in Weatherford, the daughter of Christy Sullivan and Chea Goss and granddaughter of James (Sandy) and Barbara Sullivan of Springtown. She had just started her senior year at Aledo High School, where she was studying web technologies and interior design. She planned to go to college at Abilene Christian University.
Sullivan previously lived in Springtown with her grandparents for a number of years, attending and being baptized at the Springtown Church of Christ where she enjoyed many youth activities. She was a former student in Springtown for a number of years and had a great love for little children and animals and they loved her.
She is survived by her mother, Christy Sullivan; younger sister, Cara (NaeNae) Sullivan; and her father, Chea Goss and his wife Stacey; maternal grandparents, James (Sandy) and Barbara Sullivan, of Springtown; aunt and uncle Jackie and Linda Sullivan, aunt and uncle J.C.

Richard King

September 4, 2014 by Phil Major

Born: 
Friday, January 22, 1954
Died: 
Saturday, August 30, 2014
Funeral: 
Thursday, September 4, 2014 - 18:00
Location: 
White's Azle Funeral Home
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Richard ‘Ricky’ King, 60, died Saturday, August 30, 2014.
Visitation is from 6-8 p.m. Friday at White's Azle Funeral Home, 105 Denver Trail, Azle.
Mr. King was born Jan. 22, 1954 was preceded in death by his parents, Richard King and Rose-Mary Moore King, and sister, Debra Perkins.
He is survived by his children, Christina Rose-Marie Martin and Richard Klye Lee King of Azle; grandson, Dakota Montana Green of Fort Carson Army Base, Colorado Springs; brothers and sisters, Kenneth King, Teresa Burch, Tina Luma, Rocky King, and Rose Goubeaux; many nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and special friend, Ronald Moore.

Marshal Wesley Hart

September 2, 2014 by Phil Major

Born: 
Friday, May 7, 1920
Died: 
Thursday, August 28, 2014
Funeral: 
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 10:00
Location: 
South Main Church of Christ, 201 S. Main St., Weatherford
Memorials may be made to: 
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to a favorite charity.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Weatherford, 817-596-4811

Marshal Wesley Hart, 94, of Weatherford died Aug. 28, 2014.
Service was held at 10 a.m. Tuesday at South Main Church of Christ, 201 S. Main St., Weatherford with interment at East Greenwood Cemetery
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to a favorite charity.
Mr. Hart was born May 7, 1920 and was a life-long resident of Parker County. He became the man of the house when his father died suddenly at an early age. Following a stint in the Army Air Corps, he returned home and married Corinne Morris. He began a career with what became the Brazos River Gas Co. and served as manager for more than 30 years. Hart was a member at the South Main Church of Christ where he served faithfully as a deacon.
He was preceded in death by his father, Edgar Hart; mother, Effie Plumlee Hart; brother, Gordon Hart; first wife, Corrine Morris Hart; newborn, Freddie Hart; and second wife, Lorene Gwinn Hart. He is survived by one son, Dale Hart and wife, Lynette, of Hurst; one daughter, Marsha Hart Uselton and husband, Danny, of Weatherford; grandson, Bailey Hart and wife, Rachel, of Houston; five granddaughters, Emily Hart Warr and husband, Jeff, of Fort Worth, Cathryn Uselton Dunlap and husband, Kyle, of Levelland, Laura Uselton Deaver and husband, Brady, of Yukon, Okla., Natalie Uselton Bennet and husband, Brett, of Coahoma and Whitney Uselton of Weatherford; and eight great-grandchildren. He is also survived by Lorene's daughter, Twyla Castleschouldt; and her daughters, Amber and Marsha, as well as their families.

Vernelle Thomas

September 2, 2014 by Phil Major

Born: 
Monday, May 17, 1920
Died: 
Saturday, August 30, 2014
Funeral: 
Tuesday, September 2, 2014 - 11:30
Location: 
Bluebonnet Hills Memorial Park, 5725 Colleyville Blvd., Colleyville
Memorials may be made to: 
In lieu of usual remembrances donations may be made to the Humane Society of North Texas or the Azle Animal Shelter.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Azle, 817-444-3211

Vernelle Thomas, 94, of Azle died Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014.
Graveside service is 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at Bluebonnet Hills Memorial Park, 5725 Colleyville Blvd., Colleyville.
In lieu of usual remembrances donations may be made to the Humane Society of North Texas or the Azle Animal Shelter.
Mrs. Thomas was born May 17, 1920 to Harry Lee and Mamie Laticia Warren Thomas in Fort Worth. She graduated from Keller High School and attended Brantley Drawn Business School. She married Rembert Adam Thomas in March 1938. He died in 1992. She was a member of Desk and Derrick Club and worked for many years at Sinclair Oil Company.
Thomas was preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, Rembert Adam Thomas; her parents, Harry and Mamie Thomas; and brother, Charles Edward Thomas.
Survivors include her son, Jim Thomas and wife, Glenda, of Keller; daughter, Lassie Salitore and husband, Fred, of Azle; eight grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren; and many other family members and friends.

Pandra L. Teater

September 2, 2014 by Phil Major

Died: 
Sunday, August 31, 2014
Funeral: 
Thursday, September 4, 2014 - 11:00
Location: 
White's Azle Chapel, 105 Denver Trail, Azle
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Pandra L. Teater, 27, died Aug. 31, 2014 in Waco.
Service is set for 11 a.m. Thursday at White's Azle Chapel, 105 Denver Trail, Azle, with interment at Azleland Memorial Park.
Visitation is from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at White's Azle Funeral Home.
Ms. Teater was born Jan. 7, 1987 in Azle to A.W. Teater and Tina Louise Oliver Hunter and was raised in Azle. She was an Iraq war veteran and lived, worked and went to school in Waco attending Tarleton.
Survivors include her mother, Tina Hunter and husband, John of Waco; father, Arnold "A.W." Teater and wife, Maria of Azle; sisters, Tishe Sharp of Azle, Tanya Carter of Keller, Gilsila Voncken of Holland, Andrea Balcazar and Claudi Balcazar of Lima, Peru; and many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and other family members and friends in the U.S., Europe and South America.      

Robert G. "Bob" McClung

September 2, 2014 by Phil Major

Died: 
Friday, August 1, 2014
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Azle, 817-444-3211

Robert G. "Bob" McClung, 88, died Friday, Aug. 29, 2014 in Azle following a battle with cancer.
Memorial service and inurnment will be held in DeKalb at a later date under the direction of Bates Family Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to the American Cancer Society, or other charity of your choosing.
Mr. McClung was born and raised in DeKalb (Big Woods) and graduated from DeKalb High School in 1943. He was a cowboy in his younger days, having worked at Gallagher Ranch in San Antonio, Alisal Ranch in Solvang, Calif. and 6666 Ranch in Guthrie. He also tried his hand at bull riding and being a rodeo clown. He worked as an airplane mechanic. Bob retired from Raytheon after many years as a field engineer with the Hawk and Patriot missile systems. He was stationed in Korea, Germany, Saudi Arabia, Iran and Kuwait during his tenure with Raytheon.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 49 years, Diana Felice Barclay McClung.

Pieper Adelaide Martinez

August 29, 2014 by Phil Major

Born: 
Monday, August 25, 2014
Died: 
Monday, August 25, 2014
Location: 
White's Chapel of Memories
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Weatherford

Pieper Adelaide Martinez, died Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, in Cleburne.
A service of remembrance will be held in White's Chapel of Memories Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014.
Pieper Adelaide Martinez was born Aug. 25, 2014, in Cleburne, the daughter of Anthony and Lauren Church Martinez.
She is survived by her parents, Anthony and Lauren Martinez of Weatherford; grandmother, Angie Balcar and husband, Mike, of Bridgeport; grandfather, Raymond Martinez and wife, Kathryn, of Irving; grandparents, Mike and Tammy Church of Weatherford; uncles, Cody Church of Arlington and Kyle Church and wife, Hannah, of Fort Worth; aunt, Isabella Martinez of Irving; great-grandparents, Ramon and Linda Martinez, Wayne and Daryn Fink of Plano, and Howard and Carolyn Gordon of Irving; and a host of family.

Carroll E. Fuller

August 25, 2014 by Phil Major

Died: 
Saturday, August 23, 2014
Funeral: 
Saturday, August 30, 2014 - 13:00
Location: 
White’s Azle Funeral Home
Other Arrangements: 
Interment Saturday, Sept. 6 at Sadler Cemetery
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Carroll E. Fuller died Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014 with his family by his side.
A celebration of life will be held Saturday, Aug. 30 at 1 p.m. at White’s Azle Funeral Home with interment Saturday, Sept. 6 at Sadler Cemetery.
Mr. Fuller was the son of Marion and Edith Fuller. He graduated from Lake Worth High School in 1956 and married his high school sweetheart, Alice Harmon, June 16, 1957 in Lake Worth. He worked in the steel fabrication field from 1956 until he retired from North Texas Steel in 2001. He was a resident of Springtown.
Survivors include the mother of his children, Alice Fuller; daughters, Vicki Frost and Bobbi Liserio; sons, Gerald Fuller and Darrell Fuller; sisters, Gloria West and Marion Mullennix; brother, Joe Fuller; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews and friends.

Blanche Pennington

August 25, 2014 by Phil Major

Died: 
Sunday, August 24, 2014
Funeral: 
Tuesday, August 26, 2014 - 09:00
Location: 
Memory Gardens of the Valley, 5600 Mineral Wells Hwy, Weatherford
Memorials may be made to: 
Donations may be made to a charity of choice.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home 130 Houston Ave Weatherford

Blanche Pennington, 90, passed died August 24, 2014.
Graveside service is set for 9 a.m. Tuesday at Memory Gardens of the Valley, 5600 Mineral Wells Hwy, Weatherford.
Donations may be made to a charity of choice.
Mrs. Pennington was born July 22, 1924, the daughter of the late Tommie and Bertie Davis Crisco, in Bethlehem, Ark.
Survivors include her husband, Carl Pennington; brother, Buddy Crisco; sister, Ruby Graves; special nephew, Jim Crisco and wife, Deanna; special niece, Paula Mounts and husband, Jim; additional nieces, nephews, Celeste, Larry, Yvonne and Myron.

Donald Earl Pilgrim

August 20, 2014 by Phil Major

Born: 
Wednesday, March 10, 1948
Died: 
Monday, August 18, 2014
Funeral: 
Friday, August 22, 2014 - 14:00
Location: 
North Side Baptist Church
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel in charge of arrangements.

Donald Earl Pilgrim, age 66 of Poolville, died Monday, Aug. 18, 2014 at his residence. Funeral service is set for 2 p.m. Friday at North Side Baptist Church with interment in Peaster Cemetery. Visitation is from 6-8 pm Thursday at North Side Baptist Church.
Mr. Pilgrim was born March 10, 1948 in Mineral Wells. He was a retired vocational ag teacher at Peaster ISD, owner of Pilgrim Farm & Ranch, a member of Peaster Lions Club, and member of Authon Church of Christ. He loved farming and working with livestock. Pilgrim is preceded in death by his father Penix Pilgrim
He is survived by his wife, Linda Pilgrim of Poolville; sons, Cody Pilgrim and wife Jennifer of Peaster and Carson Pilgrim and wife Jackie of Whitt; mother, Lucille Pilgrim of Mineral Wells; sisters, Tricia Pilgrim of Mineral Wells and Nita Pennington of Palo Pinto; brothers, C.W. Pilgrim of Lindale and Terry Pilgrim of Mineral Wells; and grandchildren, Chloe, Josie, Hannah, Holton and Hollie.

Sports Calendar

Thursday, October 2

  • AHS JV at Granbury, 4:00 p.m.

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Weatherford Tison at Aledo 7th Gym 1 & 8th MPC;
    7,8 C - 5:00;
    7,8 B - 6:00;
    7,8 A - 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are subject to change. The lengths of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JV at North Central Texas Academy, 6:00 p.m.

Friday, October 3

  • Trinity Christian Academy at Fort Worth Hill School;
    JH, 5:00 p.m.;
    Varsity, 7:00 p.m.
    *District Games

  • AHS at Burleson Centennial;
    Varsity, 5:30 p.m.;
    JV, 6:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 6:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 5:30 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity at Burleson Centennial, 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, October 4

  • AHS Varsity at Nike South Invitational, Bear Branch Sports Park, 5205 Research Forest Drive, The Woodlands, Texas, 77381, 7:30 a.m.

  • AHS JV at Reunion Run, Joe Wheeler Park, Decatur, Texas 76234, 8:30 a.m.

Monday, October 6

  • AHS Varsity Boys Orange at Granbury Invitational 36 holes, Pecan Plantation, 8 a.m.

  • AHS JV Girls & Boys at Midlothian Fall JV Tournament, Mansfield National GC, 8:30 a.m.

  • Week of Oct. 6, Optional, Aledo Middle School at Mid-Cities Tournament

Tuesday, October 7

  • AHS Varsity at Cleburne, 3:30 p.m.

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Weatherford Tison MS at Aledo MS;
    8C, 5:00;
    8B, 6:00;
    8A, 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are tentative and subject to change. Then length of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

  • Aledo Middle School at Weatherford Tison MS;
    7C, 5:00;
    7B, 6:00;
    7A, 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are tentative and subject to change. Then length of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

  • AHS at Granbury;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

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