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Jay Lopez

October 3, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Friday, March 29, 1946
Died: 
Friday, September 30, 2011
Funeral: 
Tuesday, October 4, 2011 - 11:00
Location: 
Chapel of White's Funeral Home, 105 Denver Trail, Azle
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation will begin at 8 a.m. Tuesday.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Jay LopezJay Lopez
Jay "Palermo" Lopez Jr. was born March 29, 1946, in Marfa, son of the late Pale and Petra Molinar Lopez. He loved spending time with his wife, Luli, whom he married in 1968 in Odessa. Jay graduated from Kermit High School and the University of Texas at El Paso and made his career as a safety consultant. He was a member of Iglesia Cristiana Juda where he would translate the sermons into English.

Jay was preceded in death by his parents.

Survivors: Wife of 43 years, Luli Lopez, of Azle; sons, Trey Lopez and wife, Cristi, and Marco Lopez and wife, Kristi, all of Fort Worth; grandchildren, Aydric Lopez, Kallista Gaber, Haley Wilkerson, and Annabella Petra; siblings, Joe Sonny Lopez, Pauline Lopez, Eddiebeto Lopez, Freddie Don Lopez, and Rolando Lopez; numerous nieces and nephews; and a host of loving friends.

Johnny Brumfield

October 3, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Wednesday, August 21, 1940
Died: 
Wednesday, September 28, 2011
Funeral: 
Monday, October 3, 2011 - 11:28
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home

Johnny Brumfield
Johnny was born to Victor and Alma Brumfield August 22, 1940 in Peerless. He was a retired mechanic working for AMC Motors for 23 years, then 820 Jeep until his retirement. Johnny is preceded in death by his parents; his two brothers, Lewis and Francis; and sister, Vera Mae White.

His survivors include his three sons, Jon Ed and wife, Cindy of Blum, David of Weatherford, and Jerry and wife, Beth of Weatherford; two grandsons, John Brumfield of Weatherford and Ruben Villanueva, Jr. and wife, Jana of Burleson.

Juanathan Manuel Perez

October 3, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Thursday, August 18, 1988
Died: 
Thursday, September 29, 2011
Funeral: 
Monday, October 3, 2011 - 11:00
Location: 
White's Funeral Home, 401 N. Main St., Springtown.
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Springtown Cemetery Visitation 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home, with Rosary at 7 p.m.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Springtown

Juanathan Manuel PerezJuanathan Manuel Perez
Juanathan was born August 18, 1988 in Fort Worth to Juan Manuel and Cynthia Hedge Perez. He attended Springtown schools. Juanathan worked for Alpha Omega Water Wells, he enjoyed spending all of his free time with his family.

Survivors: Wife, Liliana Perez and daughter Alejandra Perez of Springtown; father, Juan Perez of Fort Worth; mother, Cynthia Little and husband, Bert of Springtown; brother, Raul Nava of Odessa; sister, Kassandra Perez of Springtown; step-sister Krystal Scheller and husband, Joe of Rhome; step-brothers, Kurt Szrom of Fort Worth and Kiel Szrom of Grandpraire.

Tommy Joe Harvey

October 3, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Tuesday, January 3, 1950
Died: 
Thursday, September 15, 2011
Other Arrangements: 
A family graveside will be held at a later date in New Hope Cemetery.
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel

He was born January 3, 1950 in Fort Worth to Fred Harvey and Susie Ann Hackney Heath. Tommy was a truck driver and a member of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses. He enjoyed gardening and playing on the computer and establishing websites for friends. Tommy is survived by his children, Katie Linn and Timothy William; sisters, Minka Credille of Mesquite and Ruth Ann Taylor and husband Kenneth of Missouri; brother, Charles Scarbrough and wife Jackie of Frankston. He is also survived by his K9 companions Ruby and Blackie

Dorothy Hollingsworth

September 29, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Friday, February 17, 1928
Died: 
Saturday, October 16, 2010
Funeral: 
Thursday, October 21, 2010 - 14:00
Location: 
Walnut Creek
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: New Hope Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 P.M. at White's Azle Funeral Home.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Dorothy HollingsworthDorothy Hollingsworth
Dorothy was born to Fred and Maude Noyce Wortman February 17, 1928 in Newark, N.J. She was a longtime resident of Azle having moved to the Humble area in the last two years to be near her daughter. Dorothy was a member of Walnut Creek Baptist Church for many years.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, William "Bill" Hollingsworth; stepson, Donny Hollingsworth; and brother, George Wortman.

Survivors: daughter, Susan Emmons and husband, Jimmy of Humble; stepsons, Gene Hollingsworth and wife, Barbara of Fort Worth, Jerry Hollingsworth and wife, Jo Ann of Reno; grandchildren, Travis Worthen, Deanna Williams, Mike Hollingsworth, Robin Minter, Shelli

James Ralph Loyd

September 29, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Friday, September 20, 1935
Died: 
Wednesday, September 28, 2011
Funeral: 
Friday, September 30, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
White's Azle Chapel
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Concord Cemetery, Hughes Springs. Visitation: 6 to 8 P.M. Thursday at White's Azle Funeral Home.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Ralph was born September 20, 1935 in Hughes Springs to Edgar and Myrtle Smith Loyd. He was a longtime resident of Azle. Ralph enjoyed his family, the outdoors and being with his friends at the coffee shop. He also liked to feed the wildlife around his home.

Ralph was preceded in death by his parents; a son; four brothers; and three sisters.

Survivors: wife of 52 years, Betty Loyd of Azle; daughter, Andrea Van Kleeck of Azle; grandchildren, Bethany Rogers and husband, Brad of Fort Worth, Justin, Lacey and Ethan; also numerous nieces, nephews and friends.

Sibyl M. Thomas

September 29, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Saturday, October 4, 1919
Died: 
Tuesday, September 20, 2011
Funeral: 
Saturday, October 1, 2011 (All day)
Location: 
Willow Park
Other Arrangements: 
Internment: in Tyler following cremation.
Memorials may be made to: 
Donations may be made to Aledo United Methodist Church or a charity of choice.
Funeral Home: 
Mount Olivet Funeral Home

Sibyl M. ThomasSibyl M. Thomas
Sibyl was born October 4, 1919 to Jack Meazell and Zelma Boughton Meazell in Sulphur Springs.
She married Dee Lee Thomas on June 5, 1939, in Love County, Oklahoma. After Dee Lee went to Europe in 1942, Sibyl went to work as an electrical assembler at North American Aircraft building B-24 bombers for the war effort. She became one of the first female supervisors at North American. After the war, she and Dee Lee moved to East Texas, where he was a school administrator at Gaston, then west Rusk County schools.

Cecil Carr

September 26, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Friday, October 26, 1923
Died: 
Saturday, September 24, 2011
Funeral: 
Thursday, September 29, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
Bethel Cemetery
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel

Cecil Carr was born October 26, 1923 in Eastland, Texas to Ernest and Effie Carr. Mr. Carr was a member of North Main Church of Christ, a retired farmer and a former salesman for Carter Ivy Hardware. He is preceded in death by his daughters, Janice Ellis and Joyce Sosebee.

Survivors: Wife, Alice Carr, son, Jeff Carr, sisters, Lorene Jenkins and Irene Jennings, three grandchildren, Jacob Ellis, Briana Reagan and Devon Sosebee, three great grandchildren, Kegan, Kaden and Kaylee.

Bobby Dale Finchum

September 26, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Sunday, October 31, 1943
Died: 
Sunday, September 25, 2011
Funeral: 
Tuesday, September 27, 2011 - 14:00
Location: 
Springtown Church of Christ., 316 Church St.,
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Jaybird Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at White's Funeral Home., 401 N. Main St., Springtown.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Springtown.

Bobby Dale FinchumBobby Dale Finchum

Bobby was born October 31, 1943 in Childress to William S. Finchum and Mildred H. Russell. He was a long time resident of the Azle area. Bobby's greatest enjoyment came from his car lot and his family.

Bobby was preceded in death by his parents, a sister and two brothers.

SURVIVORS: spouse, Jackie Finchum of Cleburne; daughter, Lana Cobb and husband, Jason of Springtown; son, Jason Finchum and wife, Jennifer of Springtown; brother, Kenneth and wife, Teresa of CO; sister, Patsy Jouett
of Childress; eight granddaughters; one grandson.

Lillyanne Rose White

September 26, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Friday, September 16, 2011
Died: 
Friday, September 16, 2011
Funeral: 
Monday, September 26, 2011 - 14:00
Location: 
Springtown Cemetery
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Springtown

Lillyanne was born September 16, 2011 in Fort Worth, Texas to Laura Renee Lemmings and Tommy Joe White. Our precious angel, Lilly is gone but never forgotten. She is now in the arms of the angels.

Lilly was preceded in death by her grandmother, Melanie Sue Lemmings.

Survivors: parents, Laura Lemmings and Tommy White; sister, Jennifer White; brother, Wesley White; grandparents, Butch Lemmings and step-grandmother, Nina Lemmings; paternal grandparents, Thomas and Velvea Lynn White; great-grandmother, Georgia Wheeler; uncle, Joe Coffee; aunts, Lacy Lemmings and Cassie Rodecap; numerous great-aunts, uncles, and numerous cousins.

Sports Calendar

Thursday, April 17

  • Aledo Girls Golf will compete in the Region I Tournament at Diamondback GC in Abilene

  • Ladycat Softball vs Arlington Heights; V-7 JV-5:30

Friday, April 18

Tuesday, April 22

Friday, April 25

Tuesday, April 29

  • Aledo Girls Golf will compete in the State Tournament at Onion Creek GC in Austin.

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