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Grace Marie Plowman Gray

February 4, 2015 by Phil Major

Born: 
Friday, July 19, 1957
Died: 
Sunday, February 1, 2015
Services: 
Saturday, February 7, 2015 - 14:00
Location: 
Agape Metropolitan Community Church
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard is in charge of the arrangements.

Grace Marie Plowman Gray, 57, died Sunday, Feb. 1, 2015 at her home in Fort Worth. Visitation will be Friday, Feb. 6 from 6-8 p.m. at Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel. Funeral is set for 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 7 at the Agape Metropolitan Community Church.
Mrs. Gray was born July 19, 1957 in Weatherford to James V. and Norma Plowman. She was a former law enforcement officer and asset protection officer for Target. She was a member of the Agape Metropolitan Community Church where she served as a deacon and worship leader. Her favorite activities were camping and singing.

Vernelle “Pat” Ingram

February 4, 2015 by Phil Major

Died: 
Saturday, January 31, 2015
Services: 
Friday, February 6, 2015 - 16:30
Location: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel in Weatherford
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel in Weatherford

Vernelle “Pat” Ingram, 84, of Weatherford died Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015.
Funeral is set for 4:30 p.m. Friday at Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel in Weatherford. Visitationis from 6-8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Survivors include her son, Michael Ingram and wife Traci; daughter, Sheryl Hearn; seven grandchildren, Brandon Ingram, Joseph Ingram, Miranda Ingram, McKenzi Ingram, Jaclyn Hearn, Jadie Hearn, and Jake Hearn; and four great-grandchildren.

Brenda G. Scallan

February 4, 2015 by Phil Major

Born: 
Friday, April 19, 1940
Died: 
Monday, February 2, 2015
Services: 
Friday, February 6, 2015 - 10:00
Location: 
Holy Redeemer Catholic Community Church, 16250 Old Weatherford Road, Aledo
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home 105 Denver Trail Azle

Brenda G. Scallan, 74,died Monday, Feb. 2, 2015 surrounded by her family..
Service is set for 10 a.m. Friday at Holy Redeemer Catholic Community Church, 16250 Old Weatherford Road, Aledo with interment at Strong Memorial Cemetery, Slocum. Visitation is from 6-8 p.m. Thursday at White's Azle Funeral Home with rosary at 7 p.m.        
Mrs. Scallan was born to the late  W. Earl and Ruby D. Garrison April 19, 1940 in Houston. The family moved to Fort Worth in 1944 where she attended White Settlement Schools making many life long friends. She graduated Brewer High School in 1958.

Carolyn Jones Fatherree

February 3, 2015 by Phil Major

Born: 
Saturday, August 16, 1947
Died: 
Saturday, January 31, 2015
Services: 
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 - 12:30
Location: 
Laurel Land Memorial Chapel in Fort Worth
Memorials may be made to: 
Careity Foundation, P.O. Box 126038, Fort Worth, Texas 76126
Funeral Home: 
Laurel Land Funeral Home

Carolyn Jones Fatherree, 67, of Fort Worth died Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015.
Service is set for 12:30 p.m. Wednesday at Laurel Land Memorial Chapel in Fort Worth. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at Carolyn's home.
Those wishing to make memorial gifts may do so to Careity Foundation, P.O. Box 126038, Fort Worth, Texas 76126.

Steven Daniel Tillman

February 3, 2015 by Phil Major

Born: 
Wednesday, February 13, 1957
Died: 
Monday, February 2, 2015
Services: 
Friday, February 6, 2015 - 10:00
Location: 
Spring Creek Baptist Church in Weatherford
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel

Steven Daniel Tillman, 57, of Weatherford, died Monday, Feb. 2, 2015. Funeral is set for 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 6 at Spring Creek Baptist Church with interment in Spring Creek Cemetery. Visitation is from 6-8 p.m. Thursday at Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel.
Mr. Tillman was born Feb. 13, 1957 to Daniel Oliver and Kathleen Tillman. He was a truck driver, former bookstore owner and a Baptist. He loved animals and assisted in many animal rescue efforts. Tillman was preceded in death by his father, Dan Tillman.

Audrey Parson Blair

January 30, 2015 by Phil Major

Born: 
Friday, March 26, 1926
Died: 
Friday, January 30, 2015
Services: 
Wednesday, February 4, 2015 - 10:00
Location: 
North Main Church of God, 803 N. Main St., Weatherford
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Weatherford, 817-596-4811

Audrey Parson Blair, 88, of Weatherford died Friday, Jan. 30, 2015 at a local hospital.
Funeral service is set for 10 a.m. Wednesday at North Main Church of God, 803 N. Main St., Weatherford with interment at 2:15 p.m. Wednesday at Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery, 2000 Mountain Creek Parkway, Dallas. Visitation is from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at White's Funeral Home, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford.

Mary E. Terry

January 27, 2015 by Phil Major

Born: 
Monday, January 19, 1914
Died: 
Tuesday, January 27, 2015
Services: 
Friday, January 30, 2015 - 14:00
Location: 
Zion Hill Cemetery in Parker County
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Weatherford, 817-596-4811

Mary E. Terry, 101, of Keller died Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015.
Graveside service is set for 2 p.m. Friday at Zion Hill Cemetery in Parker County.
Mary Elizabeth Brewer was born Jan. 19, 1914, daughter of Robert E. and Lila C. Hennessey Brewer in Llano. She met and married Thomas O. Terry and they raised three sons.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas O. Terry; and sons, Robert Terry and Gary Terry.
Survivors include her son, T. D. Terry and wife, Johnie; grandchildren, Julie Emmitt, Britt Terry, Scot Terry and Tim Terry; 11 great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren; brothers, Nubern Brewer and Mack Brewer; sister, Lila Marie Anderson; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Mayme Ruth Barber Heartsill

January 27, 2015 by Phil Major

Born: 
Tuesday, May 24, 1921
Died: 
Sunday, January 25, 2015
Services: 
Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 14:00
Location: 
Greenwood Baptist Church, 1504 Greenwood Cut-Off Road, Weatherford
Memorials may be made to: 
Meals on Wheels, the Weatherford Senior Service Center or a charity of choice
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Weatherford, 817-596-4811

Mayme Ruth Barber Heartsill of Weatherford died Sunday, Jan. 25, 2015.
Service is set for 2 p.m. Wednesday at Greenwood Baptist Church, 1504 Greenwood Cut-Off Road, Weatherford with interment at Greenwood Community Cemetery. Visitation is from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at White's Funeral Home, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Meals on Wheels, the Weatherford Senior Service Center or a charity of choice.
Mrs. Heartsill was born May 24, 1921 to Winburn Barber and Mary Anne Goodson Barber of the Greenwood community in Parker County. She had seven brothers, Bert, Henry, Harry, W.L. "Bud," Ray, Ralph, Billy, and a sister, Marzell Barber Pritchard.

Timothy Leatherman Sr.

January 26, 2015 by Phil Major

Born: 
Thursday, October 13, 1966
Died: 
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
Services: 
Monday, January 26, 2015 - 10:00
Location: 
Galbreath Pickard Funeral Chapel, 913 N. Elm Street, Weatherford

Timothy Leatherman Sr. "Bossman" died Tuesday Jan. 20, 2015 in a motor vehicle accident on Mineral Wells Highway six miles west of Weatherford. Service was held Monday, Jan. 26 at 10 a.m. at Galbreath Pickard Funeral Chapel, 913 N. Elm Street, Weatherford with interment at Bosley Cemetery in Santo.

Walter Kenneth Oakley Jr.

January 26, 2015 by Phil Major

Born: 
Friday, November 2, 1956
Died: 
Friday, January 16, 2015
Services: 
Saturday, January 24, 2015 - 11:00
Location: 
Curtis Cemetery
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel in charge of arrangements.

Walter Kenneth Oakley Jr., 58, of Weatherford, died Friday, Jan. 16, 2015. Graveside service was held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 24 in the Curtis Cemetery.
Mr. Oakley was born Nov. 2, 1956 in Weatherford where he was a lifelong resident. He was a former construction engineer, a member of the Masonic Lodge and enjoyed playing golf and fishing.
Survivors include his mother, Beverly Oakley of Weatherford; brother-in-law, Richard Crosby; nephews, Jacob Alvarez, Domenic Alvarez, Luke Alvarez and Ezekiel all of Abilene; and niece, Stacie Alvarez and husband Robert of Abilene.

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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