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Dorothy Allene Bradford

October 30, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Wednesday, June 16, 1926
Died: 
Friday, October 26, 2012
Services: 
Monday, October 29, 2012 - 10:00
Location: 
Ash Creek Baptist Church, 300 S. Stewart St. Azle, 76020
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Mt. Zion Cemtery, north of Ranger.
Memorials may be made to: 
Ash Creek Baptist Church or the Community Caring Center
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Dorothy Allene Bradford

Dorothy was born June, 16, 1926 the only daughter and second child of five. She loved to crochet and make friends. She never met a stranger. Working at the Community Caring Center two days a week the last three years was very important to her. Dorothy was a member of Ash Creek Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Robert Bradford; and three brothers.

Survivors include her son, Wayne Bradford and wife, Jerre of Ranger; daughter, Nancy McClure and husband, Ed of Azle; granddaughters, Kelley Decker and husband, Jimmy of Tyler and Kayce Ladd and husband, Allen of Fort Worth and Crystal McClure of Seattle, Wash.; great-grandchildren, Taylor and Brady Decker of Tyler; brother, Ernie Stuard and wife, Jean of Burleson; sister-in-law, Sherry Stuard of Lake Worth; numerous nieces and nephews; and a host of loving friends.

Ray Kellum

October 23, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Monday, March 1, 1926
Died: 
Monday, October 22, 2012
Services: 
Friday, October 26, 2012 - 10:00
Location: 
White's Azle Chapel
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at White's Azle Funeral Home.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Ray Kellum

Ray was born March 1, 1926, in Telephone to George and Lela Burch Kellum. He honorably served his country in the United States Air Force. Ray had been a resident of Azle for the last 13 years. He retired from the city of Fort Worth where he was a mechanic.

Ray was preceded in death by his parents; and a son, Mike.

Survivors include his wife of 62 years, Virginia Kellum of Azle; son, Gary Kellum of Fort Worth; daughter, Jan Wasser and husband, Terry, of Azle; grandchildren, Cory Wasser and wife, Kayleigh, and Jared Wasser and wife, Heather; and great-grandchildren, Hunter, Fisher, Kensie and Kendal.

LeeRoy Green

October 23, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Friday, June 5, 1942
Died: 
Sunday, October 21, 2012
Services: 
Thursday, October 25, 2012 - 13:00
Location: 
Veal's Station Cemetery
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation: 10 a.m. to noon Thursday at White's Funeral Home, Springtown.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Springtown

LeeRoy Green
LeeRoy was born June 5, 1942 in Parker County to Jack and Lela Green. He lived in Springtown most of his life working a dairy farm and horse ranch for thirty plus years. LeeRoy was a loving family man and hard worker.

LeeRoy was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers.

Survivors include his wife, Betty Green of Weatherford; son, Kenneth Green and wife, Jennifer of Weatherford; daughter, Eva Sitton and husband of Granbury; grandson, Robert Lee Sitton of Granbury; and granddaughter, Tiffany DJ Hau of Madison, Wisconsin.

Ann Connaway

October 23, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Sunday, August 14, 1938
Died: 
Sunday, October 21, 2012
Services: 
Thursday, October 25, 2012 - 13:00
Location: 
Oakland Cemetery, North Mill Street and Estel Street, Weatherford
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at White's Funeral Home, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Weatherford

Ann Connaway

Anna Carol Connaway was born August 14, 1938, in Wichita, Kan., daughter of the late Warren William and Mildred Elsie Bennett. Among the achievements Ann was proud of was her association with the Weatherford YMCA as co-founder and the Tops N Texas Award presented by Shirley Temple Black in 1971. She was also band manager of the Sensations. Ann married Harmon Lee Connaway on August 1, 1960.

Ann was preceded in death by her parents; and her sister, Rachel Orsak.

Survivors include her husband, Harmon Lee Connaway; sons, John Kent Connaway and James Kelly Davis; grandchildren, Jakob Kale Connaway and Kristan Lucas; great-grandchildren, Cash and Hudson Lucas; niece, Linda Ann Brown, all of Weatherford; nephews, Corky Connaway of Santo and Kevin Jordan of Weatherford; and a host of loving friends.

Ina Dell Leach Lunsford

October 22, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Tuesday, February 13, 1923
Died: 
Friday, October 19, 2012
Services: 
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 - 10:00
Location: 
White's Funeral Home Chapel in Springtown
Other Arrangements: 
Interment in Goshen Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 Monday at the Funeral Home.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Springtown

Ina Dell Leach Lunsford

Ina was born February 13, 1923 in Hamilton County to John and Pearl Leach. She was a longtime resident of Parker County. Ina was an avid gardener, loved sewing and quilting; but the highlight of her life was the family, especially the grandchildren. She also enjoyed painting landscapes.

Ina was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Lee Roy; and a son, John Wayne.

Survivors include her daughters, Pearline Tillery and husband, Sam, of Weatherford, Judy Hazelton and husband, Bill, of Springtown; son, Howard Lunsford and wife, Jo, of Springtown; daughter-in-law, Kathy Lunsford of Arkansas; 12 grandchildren; 18 great grandchildren; one great great grandchild; and numerous friends and acquaintances.

Richard Danielsen

October 22, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Thursday, May 23, 1935
Died: 
Friday, October 19, 2012
Services: 
Wednesday, October 24, 2012 - 10:00
Location: 
Silver Creek United Methodist Church
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Ash Creek Cemetery. Visitation: 4 to 8 P.M. Tuesday at White's Azle Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to: 
Silver Creek United Methodist Church, 2200 Church Road, Azle, TX 76020
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Richard Danielsen

Richard was born May 23, 1935 to Nils and Vera Danielsen in North Bergen, N.J. He was a longtime resident of Azle. Richard honorably served his country in the United States Air Force Reserves. He was very active in the Azle Senior Center and his church. Richard enjoyed helping others and loved to share his humor with everyone.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and a sister.

Survivors include his wife of 54 years, Sandra Danielsen of Azle; son, Richard Danielsen and wife, Nanci of Azle; daughters, Diana Scism and husband, Tony of Houston and Linda Vitela of Fort Worth; sister, Eleanor Edwardsen; ten grandchildren; one great-grandson; and numerous friends and acquaintances.

Jimmy Byrd Sherwood

October 22, 2012 by Anonymous

Died: 
Wednesday, October 17, 2012
Services: 
Monday, October 22, 2012 - 10:00
Location: 
First Baptist Church, Springtown
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation: 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday at White's Funeral Home, 401 N. Main St., Springtown.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Springtown

Jimmy Byrd Sherwood

Jimmy was a lifelong member of the First Baptist Church of Springtown. He worked for 32 years for Lockheed Martin in Fort Worth before beginning his retirement in August of this year.

Survivors include his wife, Susan; daughter, Lindsay Sherwood and fiance, Cody Sheets; son, Shane and wife, Alex; stepchildren, Stacy Evans and husband, Harrell, Sandy Bollom and fiance, John Balison, and Justin Bollom and wife, Kayla; parents, Howard and Dorothy Sherwood; brother, Glen Sherwood; sister, Carrie Green and husband, Charlie; 12 grandchildren; and many nephews, cousins and friends.

Robert Ray (Bob) Daugherty

October 18, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Tuesday, May 17, 1927
Died: 
Tuesday, October 16, 2012
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation: 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. Sunday, October 21, 2012 at White's Funeral Home, 130 Houston Avenue, Weatherford.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Weatherford

Robert Ray (Bob) Daugherty

Bob was born in Abernathy on May 17, 1927 to Jessie Martin and W. D. Daugherty. He was an Aledo resident for over sixty years. Bob spent his childhood in Weatherford. His father left his family when Bob was five years old. He quit school when he was in the fifth grade due to dire financial circumstances. As a child he went from house to house seeking work and sometimes made money singing in traveling shows that came through town.

At age 17, Bob enlisted in the United States Navy and served in the Pacific Theater in World War II. While in the Navy, Bob earned his GED. When he left the Navy, he continued his education at Weatherford Junior College, and later earned his Bachelor's degree from Texas Wesleyan College.

While at Weatherford College he met and married Guylene Lasater Daugherty. They raised two children in Aledo, Robert Guy and Martha Dawn. In spite of the fact that he did not have a father as a role model, Bob was a devoted husband, father and mentor to his children. His life role models were his father-in-law, Guy Lasater and his brother, Dub Daugherty.

Lois Onetha Allen

October 18, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Saturday, October 14, 1922
Died: 
Tuesday, October 16, 2012
Services: 
Saturday, October 20, 2012 - 14:00
Location: 
Spring Creek Cemetery
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation: 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Friday at White's Funeral Home, 130 Houston Avenue, Weatherford.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Weatherford

Lois Onetha Allen

Lois was born October 14, 1922, daughter of Walter Henry and Julia Lee King Moore, in Lamar County. She was a resident of Weatherford for over 20 years.

The Allen family wishes to send special thanks to Crescent Senior Care Center and Alpha Omega Hospice for their loving care.

Lois was preceded in death by her parents; husband, V. L. Allen; daughter, Cecile Garrison; grandson, Troy Parnell; granddaughter, Angelina Marcantonio; brother, Sam Moore; and sister, Eunice Lambert.

Survivors include her daughters, Barbara Allen and Joan Marcantonio and husband, Richard, all of Weatherford; twelve grandchildren; twenty-four great-grandchildren; ten great-great-grandchildren; sister, Maryles; brother, Curtis Moore; and many nieces, nephews and loving friends.

Judy Kay Carnes

October 16, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Thursday, July 1, 1943
Died: 
Sunday, October 14, 2012
Services: 
Wednesday, October 17, 2012 - 11:00
Location: 
Willow Springs Cemetery, Willow Park
Funeral Home: 
White’s Funeral Home, Weatherford.

Judy Kay Carnes

Judy was born July 1, 1943 to Hayner and Catherine Buchner Goodpaster in Peoria, Illinois. She was a long time resident of Aledo. Judy loved children, cooking and country music, and she especially loved her dogs. Judy was a member of the Aledo Volunteer Fire Department-Ladies Auxiliary.

Judy was preceded in death by her parents.

Survivors include her husband of 50 years, Larry Carnes of Aledo; children, Lisa Mason and husband, Ward, of White Settlement, Tracey James and husband, Joe Don, of Glen Rose, and Craig Carnes of Aledo; grandchildren, Ryan Mason, Kristen Mason, Sarah Pickering and Ashley Pickering; brother Jerry Goodpaster and wife, Karen; and numerous other loving family members and friends.

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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