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Tommy "T.J." Joe Cochran

May 1, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Monday, September 24, 1934
Died: 
Tuesday, May 1, 2012
Funeral: 
Friday, May 4, 2012 - 10:00
Location: 
Lakeside
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Mount Pleasant Old Union Cemetery.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Tommy 'T.J" Joe CochranTommy 'T.J" Joe Cochran

Tommy was born September 24, 1934 in Mt. Pleasant to William Howard and Elizabeth Cochran. He was a longtime resident of Saginaw. Tommy was an avid musician (guitar), deer hunter and fisherman. The love of his life was his wife, Connie.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and two brothers.

Survivors include his wife, Connie Cochran of Saginaw; son, Stevie Cochran and wife, Kathryn of North Richland Hills; daughter, Rhonda Esskew and husband, Jeff of Saginaw; six grandchildren; a pretty good dog, Rookie; and many loving friends.

Bonnie Mae Roach

April 30, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Tuesday, March 13, 1928
Died: 
Saturday, April 28, 2012
Funeral: 
Tuesday, May 1, 2012 (All day)
Location: 
White’s Funeral Home in Springtown
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation will be on Monday evening, April 30, 2012, from 6:30-8:30 pm. Interment will be in Springtown Cemetery.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Springtown

Bonnie Mae Roach was born on March 13, 1928, in Springtown. After growing up there, she moved to Fort Worth with her husband, Boyd Roach, where they lived for 25 years. In 1972, she and Boyd moved back to Springtown and built a new house on her family home place.

Bonnie was preceded in death by her husband of almost 60 years, Boyd Roach, her parents, Abe and Dona Lowe, and brother-in-law and sister, Howard and Emma Lee Burkhalter. Boyd and Bonnie were most proud of their two daughters; Kandy Foster and husband, Bill, and Kuby McClendon and husband, Bobby, all of Springtown. Her legacy included eight grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren, of whom she was most proud. She will be greatly missed.

Thomas William Ferron

April 26, 2012 by Anonymous

Died: 
Saturday, April 21, 2012
Other Arrangements: 
Memorial Service: 7:00 P.M. Thursday at Boyd Raceway, 376 Raceway Lane, Boyd 76023
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Thomas was survived by his sons, Robert K, Robert A., William, Lynn and Jim Ferron; numerous grandchildren; and sister, Pat Montgomery.

James Moore Plumlee

April 25, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Wednesday, April 5, 1922
Died: 
Tuesday, April 24, 2012
Funeral: 
Friday, April 27, 2012 - 10:00
Location: 
Plumlee family plot in the Oakland Cemetery, Weatherford, Texas
Other Arrangements: 
A memorial service will be held in Cox Chapel of Highland Park United Methodist Church, Dallas, Texas at 3:00 p.m. on Friday, April 27, 2012, the Rev. Barbara Marcum officiating.
Memorials may be made to: 
Archives of Highland Park United Methodist Church, 3300 Mockingbird Lane, Dallas, Texas 75205.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home

James Moore PlumleeJames Moore Plumlee

James was born in Weatherford, Texas on April 5, 1922, the only son of James C. and Elizabeth Moore Plumlee. A descendant of Parker County pioneers and a sixth-generation Texan, he grew up in Weatherford, and graduated from Weatherford High School in 1939. He showed an aptitude for art and design throughout his school career, and received honors both in intramural contests and at exhibits in Weatherford College for his drawings and paintings. He was named art editor for the high school yearbook his senior year. He placed second in the state in a tennis tournament while still in high school. In 1938, he attained the rank of Eagle Scout in the Boy Scouts of America. He attended S.M.U. and the University of Texas in Austin before volunteering for the U.S. Army in World War II. He earned the expert rifleman’s badge in basic training and served as a combat infantryman in the 80th Division of Patton’s Third Army in Europe. He was active in the Battle of the Rhineland and was awarded the Bronze Star for valor. At the end of the war in Europe and while still on active duty, he attended the University of London and received a Certificate in Architecture. In the fall of 1945, he was assigned as a courier and clerk to the offices of Justice Robert Jackson, Chief Counsel for the Prosecution, at the Nuremberg War Trials in Germany.

James Milburn Green

April 24, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Thursday, February 28, 1935
Died: 
Sunday, April 22, 2012
Funeral: 
Thursday, April 26, 2012 - 13:00
Location: 
Memory Gardens of the Valley
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation: 8 a.m. to 12:00 noon Thursday at White's Funeral Home, 130 Houston Avenue
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home

James Milburn GreenJames Milburn Green

James was born February 28, 1935 to Milburn and Allie Mae Green in Llano. He was a long time resident of Weatherford. Spending time with family and grandchildren was the highlight of his life. James served his country honorably in the United States Army.

He was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers and one sister.

Survivors include his wife, Annie Green of Weatherford; son, Tommy Green and wife, Brenda, of Weatherford, daughter, Glenda Watkins and husband, Michael, of Azle, son, Ricky Green and wife, Kimberly, of Weatherford, daughter, Shirlen Redington and husband, Keith, of Agnes, daughter, Susie Haugen and husband, Eddie, of Springtown, daughter, Virginia Manning and husband, Michael, of Weatherford, son, Donny Green and wife, Mandy, of Weatherford; 24 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and numerous friends and acquaintances.

Billy Gene Howard

April 23, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Monday, June 18, 1956
Died: 
Saturday, April 21, 2012
Funeral: 
Wednesday, April 25, 2012 - 14:00
Location: 
White's Funeral Home, 401 N. Main St., Springtown.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Springtown

Billy Gene HowardBilly Gene Howard

Bill was born June 18, 1956, in Fort Smith, Ark., to Matthew and Luella Wurtz Howard. He was an employee of Chaney Trucking for the last three years and had worked at Texas Lil Dude Ranch for 15 years.

Survivors include his wife, Tina Hughes Howard of Springtown; stepsons, Eric Hughes and Shelena Bishop of Springtown, Tristan Farris and Aleigh of Saltillo, Miss.; grandchild, Hayden Hughes; brothers, Jimmy Dale and Bobby Joe Howard; and a host of loving family and friends.

Mary Lee Andersen

April 23, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Friday, August 31, 1934
Died: 
Saturday, April 21, 2012
Funeral: 
Tuesday, April 24, 2012 - 10:00
Location: 
Grace First Presbyterian Church
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Memory Gardens of the Valley. Visitaton: 6 to 8 P.M. Monday at White's Funeral Home.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Weatherford

Mary was born August 31, 1934 to Carl and Helen Carlson in Long Prairie, MN. She attended Long Prairie High School and Hamlin University in St. Paul, MN. After attending Hamlin University, Mary studied classical music in New York City where she met and married Milo Andersen.

Mary was preceded in death by her parents and her brother, Robert Carlson.

Survivors include her husband of 51 years, Milo Andersen of Weatherford; daughters, Constance Patton and husband, Terry of Aledo, Carla Watson of Weatherford; son, Keith Andersen and wife, Stacy of Millsap; grandchildren, Randal Watson, Jessi Andersen and Jake Andersen; and a host of loving family and friends.

Joshua Walker

April 17, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Monday, May 18, 1992
Died: 
Sunday, April 15, 2012
Funeral: 
Thursday, April 19, 2012 - 13:00
Location: 
Springtown Cemetery.
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at White's Funeral Home.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Springtown

Joshua WalkerJoshua Walker

Joshua was born May 18, 1992 in Weatherford to Joe Del Walker and Quinntina Campbell Hunt. He graduated from Springtown High School with honors in 2010 and graduated with high honors from Concorde Career Institute in 2012.

Survivors: Parents, Tina and Eddie Hunt of Springtown; Joe and Liz Walker of Bangs; brothers, Joe, Walter, Marshall and Jessie; sister, Jessica; grandmother, Diann Campbell, Nona Hunt, and Jane Miles; many aunts, uncles and loving friends.

Mozelle McKinney

April 17, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Thursday, January 12, 1928
Died: 
Monday, April 16, 2012
Funeral: 
Thursday, April 19, 2012 - 11:00
Location: 
White's Azle Chapel
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Mozelle McKinneyMozelle McKinney

Mozelle was born January 12, 1928 in Hughes Springs to Edgar C. and Myrtle Smith Loyd. She had been a resident of Azle since 1972 and was a member of Ash Creek Baptist Church. Mozelle, an insurance adjuster, retired from the insurance business after many years of service.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and eight siblings.

Survivors include her husband, H.A. McKinney; daughter, Mandy Williams of Boyd; grandchildren, James R. Herren and Steve G. Mitchell; brother, Bobby Carroll Loyd of Hughes Springs; numerous nieces, nephews and a host of loving friends.

Candice Cathleen Parker

April 17, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Friday, December 27, 1963
Died: 
Wednesday, April 11, 2012
Funeral: 
Thursday, April 19, 2012 - 12:00
Location: 
First Assembly of God Church in Azle.
Other Arrangements: 
A Wake will be held at the home following the service.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Candice Cathleen Parker

Candice was born December 27, 1963 in Dallas the daughter of Ronald Rollins and Linda Elaine Lipscomb Hart.

Survivors include her daughter, Christina Anne Parker; son, Jaren Thomas Parker; mother, Linda Hart; brother, Sean Hart and wife, Kim; nephew, Jesse Hart; nieces, Chynna, Hannah, and Sierra Hart.

Sports Calendar

Monday, September 22

  • Week of Sept. 22, Aledo Middle School at Burleson Hughes

Tuesday, September 23

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

  • Aledo Middle School at Granbury Acton 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 vs. Granbury Acton 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.

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

Wednesday, September 24

  • Aledo Middle School JHG, JHB at Aledo Meet McAnally, 4:45 p.m.

Thursday, September 25

  • AHS JV vs. Burleson at Aledo, 4:00 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JV at Lakeland Academy, 4:30 p.m. *District Game

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Joshua 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.

Friday, September 26

  • AHS Varsity Girls Black at Granbury Girls Tournament, Harbor Lakes through Sept. 27

  • AHS vs. Joshua at Aledo;
    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 JH vs. St. Paul's Lutheran at Aledo Middle School, 5:30 p.m. *District Game

  • AHS Varsity vs. Joshua at Aledo Bearcat Stadium, Homecoming, 7:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy Varsity vs. Rockwall Christian at Aledo Middle School, Homecoming, 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, September 27

  • AHS JV at Chisholm Trail JV Tournament, times TBA

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