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Thomas "Turkey" Meissner

January 20, 2012 by Anonymous

Died: 
Tuesday, January 17, 2012
Memorials may be made to: 
In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting donations be made to the National Brain Tumor Society or Cancer Cares.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Thomas MeissnerThomas Meissner

Thomas attended Brewer High School in White Settlement, and Tarrant County College. He was married to Dollie (Dee) Daugherty in 1982. Thomas worked for Brittain and Crawford as a land surveyor for 13 years. He retired from American Airlines in 2011 after 22 years as a fleet service clerk. He was a volunteer for the Springtown School District from 1993 through 2004 where he was know as "Mr. Turkey."

Survivors: wife, Dollie Meissner; daughter, Stephanie Parnell and husband, Lee of Springtown; granddaughter, Kyra Parnell of Springtown; parents-in-law, John and Lovera Neely of Fort Worth; niece, Hayley Cole of Fort Worth; and numerous other relatives.

Joe Dick Smith

January 17, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Tuesday, December 14, 1937
Funeral: 
Thursday, January 19, 2012 - 14:00
Location: 
Ash Creek Cemetery
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at White's Funeral Home, 401 N. Main Street., Springtown.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Springtown

Joe was born December 14, 1937 in Weatherford to Albert Bradford and Lena Maye Gilley Smith. He was a life time resident of Parker County.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Survivors: wife, of 50 years Jeanne Smith; son, Brad Smith; grandson, Brandon Lee Smith all from Springtown; and a host of family and friends.

Leland Ray Harper

January 16, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Tuesday, September 27, 1938
Died: 
Thursday, January 12, 2012
Funeral: 
Monday, January 16, 2012 - 10:00
Location: 
White's Chapel of Memories, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford
Other Arrangements: 
Interment to follow in East Greenwood Cemetery. Visitation: 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday at White's Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to: 
In lieu of flowers, the Harper family suggests donations to the Weatherford Education Foundation at WISD or the charity of your choice.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home

Leland Ray HarperLeland Ray Harper

Bobbie D. Jenkins

January 16, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Friday, July 4, 1941
Died: 
Monday, January 9, 2012
Funeral: 
Saturday, January 14, 2012 - 13:00
Location: 
White's Chapel of Memories
Other Arrangements: 
Interment will follow in East Greenwood Cemetery in Weatherford. Visitation: 6-8 p.m., Friday at White's Funeral Home.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home

Bobbie D. JenkinsBobbie D. Jenkins

Bobby D. Jenkins was born July 4, 1941 in Weatherford, son of the late Harold and Pat Smart Jenkins. He was a native of Weatherford, graduating from Weatherford High School. Bobby graduated from Texas A&M with his Bachelor's Degree and Adams State College with his Master's Degree. He was an avid football fan, an ardent supporter of Texas A&M University, and enjoyed traveling.

Mr. Jenkins was preceded in death by his parents; and sister, Emma Dean Chenoweth.

Survivors include his wife of 37 years, Dorcas Jenkins; sons, Dee Jenkins and wife, Ana of Austin and Dane Jenkins of Houston; grandchildren, Didi and Robbie of Austin.

Roy Eldon “Bud” Ballew

January 16, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Thursday, May 10, 1928
Died: 
Friday, January 13, 2012
Funeral: 
Monday, January 16, 2012 - 10:00
Location: 
White's Funeral Home, 401 N. Main St., Springtown
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Springtown Cemetery. Visitation: 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to: 
Flowers are appreciated, but donations can be made in lieu of flowers to St. Jude's Hospital or the United Methodist Church of Springtown.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Springtown

Roy Eldon “Bud” BallewRoy Eldon “Bud” Ballew

Roy was born on the family cotton farm in O'Donnell, Texas, on May 10, 1928, and was a member of the United States Air Force for four years. He worked for General Dynamics for 26 years where he retired in 1988. In retirement, he enjoyed gardening, bowling, and his dogs. He is remembered fondly by all for his great sense of humor and quick wit, and he always said, “Never let the truth get in the way of a good story.” He brought a smile to the faces of everyone he met, and will be missed greatly by all who knew him. He is preceded in death by his parents Raymond and Ruth Ballew, and his brother Marion Raymond Ballew, all of O'Donnell, Texas.

He is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Gerry Ballew, and his son Roy Michael Ballew, both of Springtown; his daughter Judi Conger and husband Bob, grandson Dustin Smalley and wife Ashley, and granddaughter Stacy Smalley, all of Runaway Bay; grandson Bobby Conger and granddaughter Crystal Conger of Weatherford; and one great-granddaughter Aubrey Smalley also of Runaway Bay.

Linda Nell Worley

January 16, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Sunday, December 14, 1941
Died: 
Thursday, January 12, 2012
Funeral: 
Tuesday, January 17, 2012 - 14:00
Location: 
Celebration Community Church, 908 Pennsylvania Ave. Fort Worth, 76104
Other Arrangements: 
Visitaion: 6 to 8 P.M. Monday at White's Azle Funeral Home, 105 Denver Trail, Azle
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Linda Nell WorleyLinda Nell Worley

Linda was born December 14, 1941 in Graham to Alva Lee and Exie Pearl Hayes Anable. She was the foundation of her family. Linda dedicated her life to her loved ones and put everyone who entered her life before her. She made lifelong choices and decisions without personal regard, only ever considering her husband, children and those that surrounded her. She was a mom to many, raising children, grandchildren, children from her extended family and foster children. She thrived on helping others and never regretted the sacrifices. She touched many lives with her kindness and generosity. Linda was an anchor on a ship that often experienced rough seas. She will be missed dearly.

Linda was preceded in death by her son, Edwin Dean Worley; daughter, Karen Dee Worley; father, Alva Lee Anable; and brother, John Ed Anable.

Survivors; husband of 50 + years, Boyce Dean Worley of Azle, mother, Exie Anable of Fort Worth; son, Gary Worley and wife, Tonya of Weatherford, daughter, Callie Porras of Azle, granddaughters, Ondrea Porras, Gabrielle Porras, Evie Worley, and Rene Dawson; grandsons, Christopher Worley, Robert Dawson, Creed Edwards and Quaid Gee; brother, Perry Anable and wife, Gayle of Fort Worth, Terry Anable and wife, Patricia of Utah, and Thomas Anable of Fort Worth; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Tommie "Memaw" Badgett

January 12, 2012 by Anonymous

Other Arrangements: 
A memorial service for Tommie "Memaw" Badgett will be held at 3 p.m. on Friday, January 13, at Aledo United Methodist Church, 100 Pecan St.

Jackie Norman Williams

January 12, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Sunday, September 27, 1942
Died: 
Tuesday, January 10, 2012
Funeral: 
Saturday, January 14, 2012 - 14:00
Location: 
White's Azle Funeral Home Chapel, 105 Denver Trail, Azle.
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Ash Creek Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 P.M. Friday at White's Azle Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to: 
In lieu of flowers donations may be made in Jack's name to the American Diabetes Association, 2315 N. Main Street, Suite 320, Fort Worth, TX 76107.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Jackie Norman WilliamsJackie Norman Williams

Jack Norman Williams was born September 27, 1942 in Bisbee, Ariz. to Henry and Louise Walker Williams. He graduated from Coleman High School. Jack and wife, Ona were married January 2, 1977 in Denver, Colo. They have lived in the Azle area since 1988. Jack liked to weld and work with wood, he was always busy doing something. Jack just loved to work. He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother; and son, Jackie Williams, Jr. in 1996.

Survivors: wife, Ona Williams of Azle; daughters, Jackie Lynn Myers and husband, David of Lake Charles, LA., Cindy Lindley and husband, Bob of Kilgore, Myrna Muesse and husband, Randy of Fort Worth, Elizabeth Williams of Texas; son, Matthew Williams and wife, Robin of Azle; and daughter, Tammy Steward and husband, Raymond of Azle; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; brother, Perry Williams and wife, Ginger of Whitney; sister, Mary Sue Seals of Lakewood, Colo.; half-brother, Bobby Gene Walker and wife, Diana Bellah of Calif.; half-sister, Lona Sue Hanna of Amarillo; and a host of loving family and friends.

Gilbert Lee "Gib" Marshall

January 11, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Thursday, March 2, 1939
Died: 
Tuesday, January 10, 2012
Other Arrangements: 
A gathering will be held at the Marshall home 2:00 P.M. Saturday, January 14, 2012.
Memorials may be made to: 
In Lieu of flowers the family suggest memorials be made in Gib's name to SmileTrain, PO Box 96208, Washington, DC 20090-6208.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Gilbert L. Marshall was born March 12, 1939, in DuBois, Pa. son of the late Viola Marie Gibson and Paul Andrew Marshall. Gib married the former Susan Reinhardt Goettel on July 20, 1990, in Mineral Wells and they began their life together. He made his career as an engineer in the electronic components field.

Gib was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Paul Andrew Marshall, Jr. and Eugene Marshall.

Survivors: Wife of 21 years, Susan Marshall of Azle; sons, Timothy Marshall of San Diego Calif., Aaron Herbert Marshall of Wichita Falls and Roger Marshall and wife, Julie of Garland; daughter, Crystal Lee Bowling and husband, Hank of Grapevine; stepson, Joseph Goettel and wife, Margaret of Weatherford; grandchildren, Ian Marshall, Sean Marshall and Geoffrey Marshall; step-grandchildren, Kaedan, Payton, Sidney, Kelly, and Kevin; sister, Mary Kay Marshall; and a host of family and friends.

Tammy Ann Kubosh Boutwell

January 10, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Friday, November 18, 1966
Died: 
Monday, January 9, 2012
Other Arrangements: 
Memorial Service: 5 p.m., Thursday, January 12 at First Baptist Church, Aledo. Gathering of friends: 6 to 8 p.m., Wednesday at the Church.
Memorials may be made to: 
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Careity Foundation, P.O. Box 26038, Fort Worth, TX 76126.
Funeral Home: 
Alexander's Midway Funeral Home, Springtown.

Tammy Ann Kubosh BoutwellTammy Ann Kubosh Boutwell

Tammy was born on November 18, 1966 to Chris and David Kubosh in Weatherford. Tammy was a life long member of First Baptist Church of Aledo. She met her husband, Steve, while on a youth trip with the church. They married on August 8, 1986. She was a devoted wife and loving mother to her three children, Sarah, Alyx, and Cole. Tammy loved children and worked with them her entire life including teaching at Lil' Cats Preschool at First Baptist Aledo and volunteering in the church nursery. She enjoyed doing craft projects, playing Pokeno, and going to movies with her friends. She loved spending quality time with her family doing puzzles, playing cards, and eating her daddy's catfish. Her warmth and sincere kindness will be missed by everyone who knew her. We look forward to the day we will be reunited in heaven and can spend eternity together praising our Lord.
Tammy is proceeded in death by her grandfather, "Pop" Jack Holt, her "Aunt Ann" Ann Purcell, and her mother-in-law, JoAnn Boutwell.

Sports Calendar

Thursday, October 2

  • AHS JV at Granbury, 4:00 p.m.

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Weatherford Tison 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.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JV at North Central Texas Academy, 6:00 p.m.

Friday, October 3

  • Trinity Christian Academy at Fort Worth Hill School;
    JH, 5:00 p.m.;
    Varsity, 7:00 p.m.
    *District Games

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

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

Saturday, October 4

  • AHS Varsity at Nike South Invitational, Bear Branch Sports Park, 5205 Research Forest Drive, The Woodlands, Texas, 77381, 7:30 a.m.

  • AHS JV at Reunion Run, Joe Wheeler Park, Decatur, Texas 76234, 8:30 a.m.

Monday, October 6

  • AHS Varsity Boys Orange at Granbury Invitational 36 holes, Pecan Plantation, 8 a.m.

  • AHS JV Girls & Boys at Midlothian Fall JV Tournament, Mansfield National GC, 8:30 a.m.

  • Week of Oct. 6, Optional, Aledo Middle School at Mid-Cities Tournament

Tuesday, October 7

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

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Weatherford Tison MS at Aledo 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 at Weatherford Tison 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 Granbury;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

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