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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.

Mildred A. Todd

October 11, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Friday, April 17, 1931
Died: 
Wednesday, October 10, 2012
Services: 
Monday, October 15, 2012 - 11:00
Location: 
St. Stephens Catholic Church, 1802 Bethel Road, Weatherford
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: City Greenwood Cemetery, Weatherford Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at White's Funeral Home, 130 Houston Avenue, Weatherford, where a Rosary will be recited at 7:00 p.m.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Weatherford

Mildred A. Todd

Mildred was born April 17, 1931 in Harrisburg, Penn., daughter of William E. and Imelda E. Toth. She was a long time Weatherford resident and devoted her life to her husband, Carl. Mildred was a member of St. Stephen's Catholic Church and Catholic Daughters, Court of Serenity # 2466. She was a facilitator of the Ladies Bible Class and also helped take food and clothing to the poor from the church.

Mildred did Hospice work for Family Service, was one of the original founders of Manna, Inc. in Weatherford and was a member of the Legacy Society - Cook Children's Medical Center of Fort Worth.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Survivors include her husband of 43 years, Carl Todd of Weatherford.

Donald Ray Whisenant

October 9, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Saturday, February 4, 1922
Died: 
Saturday, October 6, 2012
Services: 
Wednesday, October 10, 2012 - 10:00
Location: 
Galbreaith Pickard Chapel
Other Arrangements: 
Interment will be in Annetta Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday, October 10 at the funeral Home.
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel

Donald Ray Whisenant

Mr. Whisenant was born February 4, 1922 in Mansfield. He was a resident of Weatherford and Parker County for many years. Ray was a retired automobile mechanic, owned and operated “Aledo Mobil” for 20 years and was a member of the New Faith Baptist Church. He was a devout Christian who loved doing the Lord’s work. His favorite past-time was spending time with his family. He also loved hunting and anything involving the out of doors. Mr. Whisenant set an excellent example for everyone with whom he came in contact on how to be a good husband, father, grandfather and friend. He could always be counted on to help in any situation. He was greatly loved, admired and respected by his family, friends and community.

Ray was preceded in death by his parents, Howard and Viva Whisenant, brothers, Coke Whisenant, Bob Whisenant, Myrl Whisenant, Sister, Betty Jo Norris and son David Whisenant.

Survivors include his wife, Clara Whisenant of Weatherford; daughters Marlene Hoover of Fort Worth, Sonja Spain and husband, Ken of Aledo, Neysa Clark of Fort Worth; son Steve Whisenant of Gordon; sister-in-law Dorothy Whisenant of Lipan; brother Bill Whisenant and Carolyn of Gadsden, Alabama; eight Grandchildren, Terri Cox, Bryan Sharpe, Shanna O’Donnell, Jalie Spain, Lacie Whisenant, Ray Whisenant, Jennifer Holcomb, Clay Clark; 12 great grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

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.

Sports Calendar

Monday, April 27

  • Aledo Bearcats JV at Granbury, 6:00 pm. *District Game
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen vs. Granbury at AHS Baseball Field, 6:00 pm. *District Game

Tuesday, April 28

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Granbury, 7:00 pm. *District Game

Friday, May 1

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Cleburne at AHS Baseball Field, JV 5:00 pm and Varsity 7:30 pm. *District Game and Senior Night
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen at Cleburne, 5:00 pm. *District Game

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