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Elma Marie Taylor

October 9, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Sunday, January 21, 1934
Died: 
Saturday, October 6, 2012
Services: 
Thursday, October 11, 2012 - 13:00
Location: 
White's Chapel of Memories, 130 Houston Avenue, Weatherford.
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: East Greenwood Cemetery Visitation: 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Weatherford

Elma Marie Taylor

Elma was born January 21, 1934 to Benjamin Franklin Dixon and Pauline Smithey Dixon in Sylacauga, Alabama. She was a long time resident of Parker County.

Elma was preceded in death by her husband of 34 years, Aron Bryant Taylor.

Survivors include her sister, Barbara Watson of Weatherford; three children, Brenda Carnley, Linda Freeman and Ronny Taylor and wife, Kathy, all of Weatherford; grandchildren, Tabatha Bonham and husband, Dale, of Fort Worth, Serena Means and husband, Kenneth, of Springtown, Jason Kasten of Weatherford, Danielle Anderson and husband, Heath, of Weatherford, and Alyshia Taylor of Weatherford; nine great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchilren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Bobby Horton Lewis

October 9, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Monday, May 18, 1953
Died: 
Friday, October 5, 2012
Services: 
Wednesday, October 10, 2012 - 13:00
Location: 
White's Chapel of Memories, 130 Houston Avenue, Weatherford.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Weatherford

Bobby Horton Lewis

Bobby was born May 18, 1953, in Decatur. He was a plumber at Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Company for the past 33 years. Bobby was a loyal and devoted husband, father, son, brother, cousin and Granbob who was admired and loved by many.

Survivors include his wife, Gail Lewis; daughter, Natalie Lewis; son, Brandon Rogers and wife, Hailey; grandson, Parker Rogers Brown; parents, Bud and Levell Lewis; sisters, Carla Williams, Debbie Lewis and Tonya Shearman; brothers, Buddy Lewis and Laddy Lewis; many cousins, nieces, nephews and friends and last but not least, his beloved French bulldogs, Fifi and Sophie.

Carol West

October 9, 2012 by Anonymous

Died: 
Tuesday, October 2, 2012
Services: 
Saturday, October 6, 2012 - 13:30
Location: 
Springtown Church of Christ
Other Arrangements: 
Interment; Springtown Cemetery. Visitation: 9:00 to 11:00 AM at Springtown Church of Christ.
Memorials may be made to: 
St Jude Children's Research Hospital, Cancer Society, American Diabetes Associates.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Springtown

Carol West

Carol drove a bus for the Springtown ISD for 10 years and also worked for U.S. Postal Service in Roanoke, TX for 24 years. She was a breast cancer survivor in 1988 and 2003.

Carol was preceded in death by her parents: Clyde and Gladys Moore.

Survivors include husband, Robert West of Springtown; daughter, Dana Ackley and husband, Stacy, of Colmesneil, TX; son, Randall West of Denton; grandchildren, Colton, Conner, Tarynn, and Rylee Ackley-Colmesneil; sister, Joy Hussey and husband, Bob of Springtown; brother, Don Moore and wife, D'Ann of Springtown; numerous cousins, nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephens and friends.

Wilson Thomas Pulse

October 9, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Saturday, December 9, 1972
Died: 
Wednesday, October 3, 2012
Services: 
Friday, October 5, 2012 - 14:00
Location: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel. Interment in East Greenwood Cemetery
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard

Wilson Thomas Pulse

Wilson was born December 9, 1972 in North Bend, Oregon. He was an assistant manager for Wal-Mart and loved spending time with family and friends.

Survivors include his wife Kim, daughters, Kendra Pulse, Mica Reader, sons, Christian Pulse and Nikalus Pulse, father, George Pulse Sr, all of Weatherford, brothers, Tony Pulse of Michigan, George Pulse Jr. and Robert Pulse both of St. Martinsville, LA.

Vivian Charleen Plumly Pollard

October 9, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Tuesday, April 23, 1929
Died: 
Sunday, October 7, 2012
Services: 
Wednesday, October 10, 2012 - 10:00
Location: 
Leonard Memorial Chapel at First United Methodist Church, 800 W. Fifth St., Fort Worth.
Memorials may be made to: 
In lieu of usual remembrances, the Pollard family suggests contributions in Charleen's memory to First United Methodist Church, 800 W. Fifth St., Fort Worth, Texas 76102, or Covenant Orthodox Presbyterian Church, 10750 Westpoint Blvd., Fort Worth, Texas 76108.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Weatherford

Vivian Charleen Plumly Pollard

Charleen was born April 23, 1929, in Fort Worth, daughter of the late Leon Jacob and Dessie Adele Johnson Plumly. Charleen married James Tris Pollard in Leonard Memorial Chapel of First United Methodist Church on July 28, 1956, and they began their life together. She was a native of Fort Worth, whose family has been in Texas since 1850 and the fourth generation to live in Fort Worth. Charleen received her BBA from TCU and was a member of First United Methodist Church of Fort Worth.

She was a retired vice president of an independent oil company and a member of many different clubs. Her memberships included Woman's Club of Fort Worth, president of Creative Arts Study Club and chairman of Texas Library and Interior Decorating Department; Fort Worth Garden Club; charter member of TCU Women Exes, Thursday Morning Group; charter member of Fort Worth Desk & Derrick Club; North Fort Worth Historical Society; Historic Preservation Council for Tarrant County; Fort Worth Genealogical Society; president, South Hills PTA; life member, Texas State Historical Association and published in its Southwestern Historical Quarterly; president, Fort Worth Model A Ford Club and editor of its Cowtown "A" for more than 10 years; and Model A Ford Club of America and Model A Restorers Club and published in its magazine.

Charleen was preceded in death by her parents.

Sean Philip Briggs

October 9, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Tuesday, February 23, 1988
Died: 
Friday, October 5, 2012
Services: 
Wednesday, October 10, 2012 - 13:00
Location: 
First Baptist Church of Weatherford, 221 W. Church Street, Weatherford
Memorials may be made to: 
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Texas Bank Financial, 901 Santa Fe Drive, Weatherford, Texas 76086 in care of Mark Riebe.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Weatherford

Sean Philip Briggs

Sean was born February 23, 1988 to Philip H. and Kathy Jo Dew Briggs in Jonesboro, Arkansas. He was a 2006 graduate of Weatherford High School, and attended Weatherford College. Sean was a member of First Baptist Church in Weatherford.

Sean was a beloved son, brother, and friend to many. His warm smile and his joyous spirit and genuine compassion for people endeared him to all who knew him. Sean will be deeply missed.

He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, John and Virginia Dew.

Survivors include his father, Philip Briggs, Jr. of Paris; mother, Kathy Briggs of Weatherford; sister, Tara Briggs of Weatherford; grandparents, Dr. Philip H. Briggs and wife, Jennette, of Fort Worth; niece, Kylee; nephew, Skyler; and numerous family and friends.

Mallory Anne Evans

October 8, 2012 by Randy Keck

Died: 
Thursday, October 4, 2012
Services: 
Wednesday, October 10, 2012 - 10:00
Location: 
Holy Redeemer Catholic Parish Aledo, 16250 Old Weatherford Road, Aledo 76008
Other Arrangements: 
Prayer service: 6 p.m. Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at Greenwood Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to: 
Holy Redeemer Catholic Parish Aledo, 16250 Old Weatherford Road, Aledo 76008
Funeral Home: 
Greenwood Funeral Home 3100 White Settlement Rd., Fort Worth 817-336-0584

Mallory EvansMallory Anne Evans, 15, a fun-loving, kind, endearing daughter, sister and aunt, loved life and loved everyone she met. She passed away along with her mother, Jami Diane, on the morning of Thursday, October 4, 2012.

Mallory lived and cherished her faith every day. She was in the ninth grade and was homeschooled by her loving mother, Jami Diane Evans. She enjoyed playing all sports and was the life of the party no matter where she was or who she was with.

Mallory simply adored her family and loved spending time with each one of them. She especially loved playing with her nephew, Connor, whom she called her "Little Sunshine;" sushi and yogurt dates with her sisters and conducting highs and lows conversations while at family dinners.

Mallory loved singing, dancing, and being goofy in the car with her sister, Audrey. Mallory was a dreamer and often shared her aspirations and pure love of life with her sister, Emily. And she loved driving through the neighborhood on the golf cart with her brother, Jake, and her cousins. She loved her best friend, Carissa, dearly and shared many sleepovers and making home videos together. Fun playful times were also shared with her dear friends, Mckenzie and Annie.

Jami Diane Stavens Evans

October 8, 2012 by Randy Keck

Died: 
Thursday, October 4, 2012
Services: 
Wednesday, October 10, 2012 - 10:00
Location: 
Holy Redeemer Catholic Parish of Aledo, 16259 Old Weatherford Road, Aledo 76008
Other Arrangements: 
Prayer service: 6 p.m. Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at Greenwood Funeral Home
Memorials may be made to: 
Holy Redeemer Catholic Parish of Aledo, 16259 Old Weatherford Road, Aledo 76008
Funeral Home: 
Greenwood Funeral Home 3100 White Settlement Rd.,Fort Worth 817-336-0584

Jami EvansJami Diane Stavens Evans, 48, a gracious and loving mother, daughter, friend and wife, passed away along with her daughter, Mallory Anne on Thursday, October 4, 2012.

Jami received her undergraduate degree from Stephen F. Austin State University and her master's degree in education from TCU. Jami had been a gentle, loving and respected educator in the Aledo School district for more than 15 years. She spent the last few years homeschooling her youngest children. Jami was very active in her community, church, Bible studies and women's groups.

Jami will be most remembered as the beautiful, loving, caring, compassionate, generous and sincere person she was to everyone who knew her. She had a very loving touch about her, and people knew they could count on her to help them with anything they needed done. She had a special gift of always making people feel welcome in her presence, and Jami made each person feel like he or she was the most important person when they were talking with her. She always made sure everyone around her was taken care of, and she was very considerate of others' needs, especially those of her family, parents and grandparents.

Sally Silvey

October 4, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Friday, September 18, 1925
Died: 
Tuesday, October 2, 2012
Services: 
Friday, October 5, 2012 - 11:00
Location: 
East Greenwood Cemetery
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at White's Funeral Home, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Weatherford

Sally Silvey

Seattle Lee Silvey was born September 18, 1925, in Oswego, Kan., daughter of the late Bennie and Gladys Burkhart Knight. She married James Silvey in Andrews on January 13, 1964, and they began their life together. Sally made her career as a caregiver and retired after more than 20 years of dedicated service. She was a faithful member of Calvary United Methodist Church for many years.

Sally was preceded in death by her husband, James Silvey, and her parents.

Survivors include daughter, Marilyn Vandever of Mesa, Ariz.; son, Ed Davenport of Sun Rise Beach, Mo.; grandchildren, Tiffany Kalwei of Lee Summit, Mo., Bryan Davenport of Lee Summit, Mo., Shantea Henrichs of Olathe, Kan., and Suzanne Swartzbaugh of Omaha, Neb.; nine great-grandchildren; and a host of loving friends and church family.

Ellis Wayne Britton

October 3, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Saturday, December 18, 1937
Died: 
Tuesday, October 2, 2012
Services: 
Thursday, October 4, 2012 - 13:30
Location: 
First United Methodist Church, 301 E. Graves St., Burnet, Texas
Other Arrangements: 
An additional service will be performed at 3 p.m. on Friday, October 5 at Evergreen Cemetery pavilion in Stanton, Texas.
Memorials may be made to: 
American Cancer Society, Friends of Hospice, 209 Fox Crossing, Burnet, Texas 78611 or First Methodist Church , 301 E. Graves St., Burnet, Texas 78611.
Funeral Home: 
Clements-Wilcox Funeral Home, Burnet, Texas

Ellis was born December 18, 1937 to Hoyt Britton and Rachel Price Britton in Lorraine, Texas. Ellis graduated from high school in Stanton Texas. He married Janelle Jones in Stanton on June 28, 1958. Ellis’s life will be remembered for his amazing sense of humor, quick wit, elaborate storytelling abilities, passion for sports and most importantly his unconditional love for his family.

Ellis was preceded in death by his parents and his adored grandson, Jaison Dane Braulick.

Survivors include his wife, Janelle Britton, of Burnet, Texas; his son, James Hoyt Britton and his wife, Tracey, along with their children Dylan and Lauren of Aledo; his daughter, Juli Wehmeyer and her husband, Robert, along with their children, Britton and Chandler of Austin, Texas; his sister, Judith Havins and her husband, William, of Pleasanton, Texas; and several treasured nieces and nephews.

Sports Calendar

Tuesday, October 21

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Granbury MS at Aledo 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.

  • Aledo Middle School at Granbury 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.

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

Thursday, October 23

  • AHS at District Meet, Cleburne High School, 1501 Harlin Drive, Cleburne, Texas, 76035, 10:00 a.m.

  • Aledo Middle School at Weatherford Hall;
    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 vs. Victory Christian at Aledo Middle School, 6:30 p.m., *District Game

Friday, October 24

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

  • Trinity Christian Academy vs. Nazarene at Aledo Middle School;
    JH, 5:30 p.m.;
    Varsity, 7:30 p.m.
    *District Games

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

Monday, October 27

  • AHS Varsity Boys Orange at Maypearl Varsity Tournament, Mansfield National, 8:30 a.m.

Tuesday, October 28

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Weatherford Hall MS at Aledo 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.

  • Aledo Middle School at Weatherford Hall 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.

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

Thursday, October 30

  • Aledo Middle School at Brewer, Brewer High School

  • Aledo Middle School at Stephenville Henderson J.H.;
    7B, 8C - 5:00;
    7C, 8B - 6:00;
    7A, 8A - 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are subject to change. The lengths of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

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