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Lydia Bell Mason

September 13, 2011 by Anonymous

Died: 
Sunday, September 11, 2011
Funeral: 
Wednesday, September 14, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
Burkburnett Memorial Cemetery with Pastor Roger Sanford of the Community Church in Electra officiating
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation: Tuesday from 6 to 7 p.m. at Owens & Brumley Funeral Home in Burkburnett.
Memorials may be made to: 
Alzheimer’s Association of North Central Texas 901 Indiana, Wichita Falls, TX. 76301.
Funeral Home: 
Owens & Brumley Funeral Home, Burkburnett

Lydia was preceded in death by her husband Herman Mason, son Jerry Glen Mason and son-in-law Butch Gilbert.

Survivors include her two daughters Pat Gilbert and Dorothy Shelnutt both of Punkin Center; three sons, Donald (Pete) Mason and wife Sandra of Aledo, TX; Rickey Mason and wife Traye of Holliday, TX; and Mickey Mason of Irving, TX; sister Betty Keran of Garden Valley, CA; 13 Grandchildren, 32 Great Grandchildren, and 18 Great Great Grandchildren and one on the way.

Condolences to the family may be sent to www.owensandbrumley.com.

Gary E. Brown

September 13, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Wednesday, March 7, 1956
Died: 
Tuesday, August 23, 2011
Other Arrangements: 
Memorial service: and benefit/party, 1 p.m. Sunday, September 25 at Spencer's Corner, 6861 Green Oaks, Fort Worth.

Gary E. Brown was born March 7, 1956, and was a 1974 graduate of O.D. Wyatt High School. He was a lifelong Forth Worth and Aledo resident.

Claudia Thompson Mundy

September 12, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Wednesday, January 21, 1942
Died: 
Saturday, September 10, 2011
Funeral: 
Friday, September 16, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
White's Funeral Home, 401 North Main Street, Springtown
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Springtown

Claudia Thompson MundyClaudia Thompson Mundy

Claudia DeFayne Thompson was born Jan. 21, 1942, in Portsmouth, Va., daughter of the late Albert S. and Juanita McCarley Thompson. She married Bobby Mundy in Oklahoma on Feb. 1, 1958, and they began their life together. Claudia worked from her home as a seamstress and her hobbies included gardening and tending to her various animals. She will be remembered for her hearty laugh and wisdom. Claudia would say that you could move the mountain you stood on.

Claudia was preceded in death by her son, Bobby Mundy Jr., on April 26, 2010; her parents; and brother, Albert S. Thompson Jr.

Phrona Bernice Selby Sanders

September 12, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Wednesday, November 5, 1919
Died: 
Monday, September 12, 2011
Funeral: 
Saturday, September 17, 2011 - 11:00
Location: 
White's Funeral Home, 101 N. E. 4th Avenue, Mineral Wells
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Woodland Park Cemetery. Officiating: Ronnie Davidson and Mike Stover. Visitation: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Friday, at the funeral home.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Mineral Wells

Phrona was born November 5, 1919 in Torrington, Wyoming to the late Akron and Modena Selby. She met and married Henry Sanders, who was from Haskel and worked in the C C Camps in Torrington, Wyoming, on August 3, 1940. They were long time residents of Mineral Wells and they enjoyed traveling together.

Phrona had many jobs, but loved selling Avon and won many awards. In Mineral Wells, she worked at Ben Franklin and Electra, before retiring.

Her grandchildren were a great blessing to her and she enjoyed growing her garden and having the grandchildren "sneak" her strawberries.
Phrona was a member of Faith Fellowship Chapel and loved going to church.

Avelina A. Green

September 12, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Monday, December 29, 1941
Died: 
Saturday, September 10, 2011
Funeral: 
Wednesday, September 14, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
East Greenwood Cemetery
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel

Avelina A. GreenAvelina A. Green

Mrs. Green was born December 29, 1941 in the Philippines. She was a homemaker, loved fishing and was a member of the VFW Auxiliary.

Avelina is survived by; Special Friend Louis Sharp of Weatherford, son, Mario Alferes Reyes of the Philippines, nieces, Lita Bilsky of Arlington and Nina Harkness of Erie, PA.

Bob Park

September 8, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Thursday, May 2, 1935
Died: 
Wednesday, September 7, 2011
Funeral: 
Saturday, September 10, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
White's Chapel of Memories
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Spring Creek Cemetery.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home

Bob ParkBob Park
Bob Park was born May 2, 1935 son of the late Curtis and Alleyne Voorhies Park in Weatherford. He graduated from Weatherford High School in 1953 where he excelled in football and was Class President. Bob attended Texas A&M and graduated from Sam Houston State University. He married the love of his life, Audrey McCrary in 1962. Bob was a long time automobile salesman. He was owner and operator of Bob Park Motor Company in Weatherford. Bob was a charter member of the Parker County Amateur Radio Club and a member of Phoenix Masonic Lodge #275. Bob was a Presbyterian.

Fay Loomis

September 8, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Thursday, June 3, 1915
Died: 
Wednesday, September 7, 2011
Funeral: 
Friday, September 9, 2011 - 13:00
Location: 
Community Greenwood Cemetery, Weatherford
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation: 8 to 11:30 a.m., Friday at White's Funeral Home.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home

Fay was born June 3, 1915 daughter of William L. and Cora Pearce Hoglan in Yell County, Arkansas. She was a long time resident of Parker County. Mrs. Loomis was an excellent carpenter and enjoyed gardening, crafts and quilting. For many years she also enjoyed teaching her Sunday School Class. Fay was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Ned Frank and one grandson.

Survivors include daughters, Doris Jennings and husband Derrell of Weatherford, Janetta Loomis of Gustine; son, Ned F. Loomis, Jr. of Granbury; sisters, Mozelle, Velma and Charlene; brothers, Ed and Fred; six grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren.

Betty Lee Williams Pope Southern

September 6, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Monday, April 27, 1925
Died: 
Tuesday, September 6, 2011
Funeral: 
Tuesday, September 6, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
Agnes Independent Baptist Church, 350 Agnes North, Springtown
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Poolville Cemetery Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at White's Funeral Home, 401 N. Main Street, Springtown
Memorials may be made to: 
Agnes Independent Baptist Church or to a charity of your choice.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home

Betty Lee Williams Pope SouthernBetty Lee Williams Pope Southern

Betty was born April 27, 1925 to Thomas A. and Lessie Waters Moore in Poolville. She was a life time resident of Poolville. Her church, children and grandchildren were the highlight of her life. Betty served others through her nursing career as an LVN.

She was preceded in death by her husbands; her parents; two sisters and two brothers.

Survivors: son, Jimmy Williams and wife, Ellen, of Haltom City; daughter, Doris Williams of Poolville; son, Tommy Williams and wife, Alice, of Weatherford; brother, Foy Moore and wife, Ann, of Springtown; nine grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; beloved dog, Mia; and many other family members, church family and friends.

Barbara June Dake

September 6, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Friday, June 6, 1930
Died: 
Saturday, September 3, 2011
Funeral: 
Wednesday, September 7, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
White's Funeral Chapel, 105 Denver Trail, Azle.
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Azleland Memorial Park. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Barbara June DakeBarbara June Dake
Barbara June Dake was born June 6, 1930, in Winters, daughter of the late Russell Moore and Willie Foster Burton. She married Roy Dake in 1950 in Wheeler and they began their life together. June was a member of The Gideons International and participated in prison ministries. She was a prolific published writer.

June had a servant's heart and was very good at helping those that were less fortunate as well as volunteering her time with a hospice group. She also taught Sunday school and was a member of Walnut Creek Baptist Church.

June was preceded in death by her husband, Roy Dake; a grandson, Joel Williams; a sister, Geraldine Barbee; and her parents.

Teresa Lynn Aimone Blackburn

September 6, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Tuesday, September 4, 1956
Died: 
Wednesday, August 31, 2011
Funeral: 
Saturday, September 3, 2011 - 18:00
Location: 
White's Chapel of Memories, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford.
Memorials may be made to: 
Parker County Library in Weatherford. The Library Gardens was one of Teresa's pet projects. As much as Teresa loved flowers, we know she is now surrounded by more beautiful flowers than ever found on earth.
Funeral Home: 
White's Chapel of Memories, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford.

Teresa Lynn Aimone Blackburn was born on Sept. 4, 1956, in Pekin, Ill., to Dr. and Mrs. Joseph A. Aimone. She married Claude Blackburn in 1993 at the Apostles Episcopal Church in Coppell.

Teresa attended Pekin Grade School and High School, was a member of the National Honor Society and Pekin Melody Maids, and participated in the Youth Group at St. John's Lutheran Church. After graduation she attended Marycrest College and studied nursing. After one year, she transferred to Northern Michigan University where she graduated with a degree in Botany and Horticulture. After graduation she attended DuPage Horticultural School in North Chicago to increase her knowledge of horticulture. Upon graduation, she became a DuPage Horticultural School faculty member.

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