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Dorothy Yeary Moore

May 10, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Tuesday, July 15, 1919
Died: 
Sunday, May 8, 2011
Funeral: 
Wednesday, May 11, 2011 - 14:00
Location: 
Memory Gardens of the Valley
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation: 9 am to 1 pm Wednesday at White's Funeral Home. A reception for the family will be held from 6 to 8 p.m., Tuesday at the Parker County Sheriff's Posse Club House.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home

Dorothy Yeary MooreDorothy Yeary Moore

Dorothy Moore was born July 15, 1919, daughter of the late Jim and Pearl Norris Yeary in Aledo. She was a very loving mother and grandmother. Dorothy was a member of the Church of Christ. She was preceded in death by her husband, Cleo Moore; her brother, Herman Yeary; and sisters, Mary Bradbury and Ruth King.

Survivors: daughter, Mary Ruth Hausler and husband, Roy of Weatherford; son, J.C. Moore of Weatherford; grandson, Clifford Hausler and wife, Rebecca of Weatherford; great-grandchildren, Michaela Kaal, Megan Hausler, Georgia Hausler, Eric Hausler; and several nieces, nephews and loving friends.

Darwin Louis Guy

May 9, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Thursday, December 7, 1939
Died: 
Saturday, April 30, 2011
Funeral: 
Tuesday, May 10, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
Outreach Of Love Church
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: 2:30 p.m. at Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery Visitition: 7 to 9 p.m. Monday at White’s Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to: 
Darwin would be honored for donations to be made in his memory to: Gideons International, P.O. Box 317, Decatur, TX 76234
Funeral Home: 
White’s Funeral Home

Darwin Guy was born December 7, 1939 to Doris and Vernon Hahn in Port Angeles, Washington. He was adopted at the age of three by Charlie and Ruth Guy of Macksville, Kansas. He married Anna Hagewood in Trousdale, Kansas on October 8, 1961.

Darwin served four years in the United States Air Force and was stationed at Mac Dill Air Force Base in Tampa, Florida. He served one tour of duty in Thailand and Vietnam. Darwin joined Gideons International in 1976 and served in local and state positions as he pursued his passion to get God’s word into the hands of people everywhere.

He owned and operated Springtown Feed and Fertilizer from 1976-1990. During that time he owned and operated several convenience stores in the Springtown area.

Clifton Douglas (C.D.) Hughes

May 9, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Friday, April 5, 1929
Died: 
Friday, May 6, 2011
Funeral: 
Wednesday, May 11, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
First Baptist Church of Cottondale in Cottondale
Other Arrangements: 
Interment at Phillips Cemetary in Travis under the direction of White's Funeral Home.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Clifton HughesClifton Hughes

Clifton was a longtime resident of Springtown and was a rancher on "the farm" in Agnes. He was known as the "super plumber" at PVI, Industries where he retired in 1982. He began his own business working with comercial boilers and water heaters which continues today.

As a young man, Clifton worked extremely hard to support his family. He met his wife of 54 years, Rheta McAlpine, in Lott in 1951. They were blessed with two sons. The 54 roses on the casket are a symbol of the 54 years of love between Clifton and Rheta.

Clifton was preceded in death by his father and mother; two brothers; and two sisters.

Judy Buckland

May 9, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Tuesday, April 29, 1958
Died: 
Thursday, May 5, 2011
Funeral: 
Monday, May 9, 2011 - 11:00
Location: 
White's Chapel of Memories
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Brock Cemetery. At Judy's request, there will be no visitation.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home

Judy Buckland was born April 29, 1958, in Owenton, Ky., daughter of the late Granville and Carolyn Ferguson. She graduated from Owenton High School with the class of 1976 and furthered her education at Georgetown College, where she received a Bachelor's degree. Judy married Steve Buckland in 1979 in Marcus, Ky., and they were blessed with three girls. Judy and Steve moved to Weatherford in 2005 and she became very active at First Baptist Church where she taught Sunday school and started the Women's Ministry. She was also the VBS director and worked VBS for several years.

Judy was preceded in death by her parents; and a sister, Teresa.

Alford David Farrell

May 9, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Thursday, August 1, 1929
Died: 
Saturday, May 7, 2011
Funeral: 
Thursday, May 12, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
White's Funeral Home Chapel in Springtown
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: 1:45 p.m. Thursday at Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at White's Funeral Home.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home

Alford David FarrellAlford David Farrell

Alford David Farrell was born August 1, 1929, son of the late William and Althea Jones Farrell in Whites Chapel. He was a long time resident of Springtown. Mr. Farrell honorably served his country in the U.S. Army during WWII. He was employed for 43 years at General Dynamics.

Alford loved to complete projects and tinker around his work shop. Livestock and gardening were a very important part of his life.

Alford was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers; and a sister.

Jerry Ben Smiley

May 9, 2011 by Anonymous

Died: 
Saturday, May 7, 2011
Funeral: 
Tuesday, May 10, 2011 - 14:00
Location: 
White's Chapel of Memories

Jerry Ben Smiley: Jerry Smiley was born May 7, 1938, son of the late Sam and Mary Griffin Smiley in San Angelo. He proudly served in the U.S. Air Force as a fighter pilot and was a retired Captain for American Airlines.Jerry was preceded in death by his son-in-law, George Shockley. Survivors: wife, Mary Smiley; daughter, Sheryl Shockley; sons, Robert Smiley and Jerry Don Smiley; step-son, Charles Bogard; five grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.Jerry Ben Smiley: Jerry Smiley was born May 7, 1938, son of the late Sam and Mary Griffin Smiley in San Angelo. He proudly served in the U.S. Air Force as a fighter pilot and was a retired Captain for American Airlines.Jerry was preceded in death by his son-in-law, George Shockley. Survivors: wife, Mary Smiley; daughter, Sheryl Shockley; sons, Robert Smiley and Jerry Don Smiley; step-son, Charles Bogard; five grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

Liah Diane Riddle

May 5, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Tuesday, April 2, 1963
Died: 
Wednesday, May 4, 2011
Funeral: 
Monday, May 9, 2011 - 13:00
Location: 
White's Funeral Home Chapel, Springtown
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Springtown Cemetery. Visitation: 8 a.m. - 12 noon Monday at the funeral home.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Chapel, Springtown

Liah Diane Riddle: Liah Diane Riddle was born April 2, 1963 to Frederick & Donna Wagoner Peckler in Bellflower, California.  She was a longtime resident of Springtown.  Liah was an avid hunter and wonderful cook.  She loved to crochet and fish.  Her animals were the delight of her life. Liah was preceded in death by one brother. Survivors:  husband, Nez Riddle, of Springtown; sisters, Nelva, Kim, Salina and Cindy; brothers, Cliff, Gene, Tracy, Richard, Don and Ed; parents, David and Donna, Fred and Artie; special pets, Harley, Abby, Paula and Lucky; numerous friends and acquaintances.Liah Diane Riddle: Liah Diane Riddle was born April 2, 1963 to Frederick & Donna Wagoner Peckler in Bellflower, California. She was a longtime resident of Springtown. Liah was an avid hunter and wonderful cook. She loved to crochet and fish. Her animals were the delight of her life. Liah was preceded in death by one brother. Survivors: husband, Nez Riddle, of Springtown; sisters, Nelva, Kim, Salina and Cindy; brothers, Cliff, Gene, Tracy, Richard, Don and Ed; parents, David and Donna, Fred and Artie; special pets, Harley, Abby, Paula and Lucky; numerous friends and acquaintances.

Virginia Ann Witherspoon

May 2, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Monday, July 8, 1929
Died: 
Friday, April 29, 2011
Funeral: 
Wednesday, May 4, 2011 - 11:00
Location: 
Couts Memorial United Methodist Church
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at White's Funeral Home, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford.
Memorials may be made to: 
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Couts Memorial United Methodist Church or the American Heart Association.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home

Virginia Ann WitherspoonVirginia Ann Witherspoon

The daughter of Ruby and Orville Milburn, she was born in Parker County on July 8, 1929, and was a graduate of Weatherford High School, Weatherford College and North Texas State University, from which she received her master's degree in education.

Ann enjoyed 50 years of marriage to William O. "Bill" Witherspoon, which was blessed by four sons - Mike (Debbie), Mark (Brenda), Tommy and John. Bill and John preceded her in death. She taught school for eight years in Jacksboro and worked 21 years in Weatherford as a teacher, coordinator and counselor. She helped design and implement the WISD Elementary Guidance and Counseling Program in four schools.

Danny Joe Piper

April 28, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Wednesday, February 2, 1966
Died: 
Monday, April 25, 2011
Funeral: 
Friday, April 29, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
White's Chapel of Memories
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at White's Funeral Home in Weatherford
Memorials may be made to: 
Pecan Valley Mental Health and Mental Retardation. The local facility website accepts donations on line at www.pvmhmr.org.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Weatherford

Danny Joe Piper was born Feb. 2, 1966, in Odessa, son of Joe and Charlene Bennett Piper. He attended Garner School for eight years and graduated from Peaster High School. Danny obtained his agricultural business degree from Tarleton State University. He was a proud member of FFA.

Survivors: Daughter, Danielle Piper; father, Joe Piper and wife, Margie; mother, Charlene Durham; stepfather, Donald Durham; sister, Tammy Gilbreath; stepbrothers and stepsisters; numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews; and close friend, Loraine.

Phyllis Jean Hoy

April 26, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Thursday, April 8, 1937
Died: 
Tuesday, April 19, 2011
Funeral: 
Saturday, April 30, 2011 - 13:00
Location: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel
Other Arrangements: 
Interment in Annetta Cemetery to follow. Visitation 6-8 p.m. Friday at Galbreaith Pickard.
Memorials may be made to: 
Center of Hope or Parker Paws.
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel.

Phyllis Jean HoyPhyllis Jean Hoy

Phyllis was born April 8, 1937 in Washington, PA to John and Hilda Krocker.

Phyllis was a loving wife of 55 years, a grandmother of four, aunt of to 27 nieces and nephews and dear friend of many. She was an active member of the Extension Homemakers club of Lake Weatherford and a dedicated parent in many of her children’s activities as they were growing up.

Sports Calendar

Tuesday, September 2

  • AHS Varsity at Burleson Centennial, 3:30 p.m.

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

Thursday, September 4

  • AHS JV vs. Burleson Centennial at Aledo, 4:00 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JH at Johnson County Sports Association, 5:30 p.m.

Friday, September 5

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

  • Trinity Christian Academy JV at Christian Life Prep, 5:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy Varsity at Faustina Academy, 7:00 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity vs. Bishop Amat at Aledo Bearcat Stadium, 8:00 p.m.

Saturday, September 6

  • AHS 9th A and 9th B at Chisholm Trail Freshman Tournament, times TBA

  • AHS at Southlake Carroll Invitational, Meadowmere Park, 3000 Meadowmere Lane, Grapevine, Texas 76051, 7:00 a.m.

Monday, September 8

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Weatherford Tison at Aledo High School, 4:20 p.m.

Tuesday, September 9

  • AHS Varsity vs. Everman at Aledo, 3:30 p.m.

  • Aledo Middle School at Burleson Kerr MS, Scrimmage;
    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 vs. Burleson Kerr MS at Aledo MS, Scrimmage;
    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 Richland;
    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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