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Thomas L. Ryan

April 8, 2014 by Phil Major

Born: 
Monday, July 6, 1936
Died: 
Monday, April 7, 2014
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Thomas L. Ryan, 77, died Monday, April 7, 2014 with his family by his side.
No services are planned at this time.
Mr. Ryan was born July 6, 1936 in McKeefrey, W.V. to Otis and Mary Ryan.
Survivors include his wife, Geneva Ryan; daughter, Ann Blythe and husband, Jim; and grandchildren, Jill and Jimmy and their families.

Rhoda "Pearl" Stevens

April 8, 2014 by Phil Major

Rhoda Stevens-WEB.jpg
Born: 
Sunday, August 28, 1921
Died: 
Saturday, April 5, 2014
Funeral: 
Saturday, April 12, 2014 - 13:00
Location: 
White's Funeral Chapel in Weatherford with interment in Central Cemetery
Memorials may be made to: 
American Lung Association
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Weatherford, 817-596-4811

Rhoda "Pearl" Stevens, 92, of Aledo died Saturday, April 5, 2014, surrounded by family.
Service is set for 1 p.m. Saturday, April 12 at White's Funeral Chapel in Weatherford with interment in Central Cemetery.
Visitation is from 6-8 p.m. Friday at White's Funeral Home.
Born in Millsap Aug. 28, 1921 to Arthur T. Mims and Ethell Daisy Harris, Mrs. Stevens grew up and attended school in the Parker County area. She married Walter F. Stevens Oct. 1, 1938, and they made their home in Aledo.
Mrs. Stevens was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and friend. Her greatest joy in life was spending time with her family. Upon raising their daughters, she worked for the Aledo ISD as the cafeteria coordinator and retired after 25-plus years. She always had a smile and was known for her delicious fried apple pies and her special cards and personal handwritten notes she sent to everyone. She was a longtime member of the Aledo First Baptist Church.
Stevens was preceded in death by her husband of 56 1/2 years, Walter Stevens, in February 1995; seven brothers; 13 sisters; and a daughter, Floy Jean Talley in March 2002.

Cheryl Anne Smith

April 7, 2014 by Phil Major

Born: 
Saturday, January 25, 1947
Died: 
Saturday, April 5, 2014
Funeral: 
Tuesday, April 8, 2014 - 12:30
Location: 
Adell Community Fellowship
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Weatherford, Texas

Cheryl Anne Smith, 67 died Saturday, March 29, 2014 in Supai, Ariz.
Memorial service is set for12:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Adell Community Fellowship.
Graveside service is at 4 p.m. Tuesday at Clark Cemetery with Pastor Mike Wiley officiating.
Mrs. Smith was born Jan. 25, 1947, in Fort Worth, to Fred and Anne Savage of Weatherford. She recently lived in Supai, AZ and was a member of the Church in the Havasupai tribe. Cheryl was a special ed and elementary teacher for the Havasupai Indian Tribe.
She was preceded in death by her father, Fred Savage, and her son, Allen Scott Evartt.
She is survived by her husband, Ron Smith of Supai, Ariz.; son, Jason Evartt and wife, Ronda; daughter, Amanda Tapia and husband, Elmer; stepdaughter and three children; five grandchildren; mother, Anne Savage; four sisters, Deborah Savage, Beverly and Wayne Jones, Sandra and Tony Souders, and Denise and David Crawley; one niece and six nephews.

Calvin Lyon

April 7, 2014 by Phil Major

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Born: 
Monday, August 27, 1934
Died: 
Friday, April 4, 2014
Funeral: 
Monday, April 7, 2014 - 10:00
Location: 
White's Chapel of Memories, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford
Other Arrangements: 
Interment at Aledo Brown Cemetery
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Weatherford, 817-596-4811

Calvin Lyon, 79, died Friday, April 4, 2014.
Funeral is 10 a.m. Monday in White's Chapel of Memories, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford, with interment at Aledo Brown Cemetery.
Calvin Lyon was born Aug. 27, 1934 to Victor Horace and Mary Ada Downe Lyon in Fort Worth. He grew up in Aledo and met and married Mary Jo Lambert, Sept. 4, 1954. Mr. Lyon worked for the Texas Highway Dept. and retired after 36 years. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Aledo. Lyon was a fireman with the Aledo Volunteer Fire Dept. for 45 years. He was a member of the Aledo Lions Club and worked on the Aledo Zoning Board. He was a farmer and rancher for many years and was a very hard working family man.
Survivors include his wife of 59 years, Mary Jo Lyon; children, Tommy Lyon, Darrell Lyon and wife, Melissa and Pam Fuqua and husband, Terry; grandchildren, Matthew Fuqua and Joshua Fuqua; and many nieces, nephews and other family members and friends.

Kay Frances Streit Smith

April 2, 2014 by Phil Major

Born: 
Tuesday, July 19, 1938
Died: 
Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Funeral: 
Friday, April 4, 2014 - 11:00
Location: 
Trinity Episcopal Church, 3401 Bellaire Drive South
Memorials may be made to: 
In lieu of flowers, consideration of contributions to the Building Fund at Trinity Episcopal Church or to the Harmony Section at the Woman's Club of Fort Worth, in her memory, is suggested.
Funeral Home: 
ROBERTSON MUELLER HARPER

Kay Frances Streit Smith, 75, died Tuesday, April 1, 2014
Memorial service is set for 11 a.m. Friday at Trinity Episcopal Church, 3401 Bellaire Drive South, with a reception to follow. Family and friends will gather from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Robertson Mueller Harper.
In lieu of flowers, consideration of contributions to the Building Fund at Trinity Episcopal Church or to the Harmony Section at the Woman's Club of Fort Worth, in her memory, is suggested.
Born in Vernon on July 19, 1938, Mrs. Smith was the daughter of Alex C. and Clara Obenhaus Streit. She was a graduate of Lockett High School and Texas Christian University. While at TCU, she joined Kappa Kappa Gamma and remained an active member more than 60 years.
Upon graduation, Kay taught 6th and 7th grade social studies/art at Ima Marsh Middle School for 15 years. She transitioned to TCU, working as an administrative assistant for the Office of Planned Giving until retirement.
Smith was an artist in multiple mediums throughout her life. She took great pleasure in painting in watercolors, both landscapes and portraits of her grandchildren.
She had a lifelong group of friends with whom she loved to spend time. In the early years, they went camping, boating and took long road trips. As the group aged, they moved up to resorts, cruises and motor homes.
Kay was an active member of Trinity Episcopal Church where she attended women's Bible Study. At the Woman's Club of Fort Worth, she was a member of the Harmony and Arts sections. She enjoyed gardening and spending time with her grandchildren.

Ouilda T. Wells

March 31, 2014 by Phil Major

Born: 
Tuesday, February 2, 1915
Died: 
Sunday, March 30, 2014
Funeral: 
Friday, April 4, 2014 - 11:00
Location: 
Memory Gardens of the Valley, 5600 Mineral Wells Highway, Weatherford
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Weatherford, 817-596-4811

Ouilda T. Wells, 99, died Sunday, March 30, 2014, surrounded by family in Weatherford.
Graveside service is set for11 a.m. Friday in Memory Gardens of the Valley, 5600 Mineral Wells Highway, Weatherford. Visitation is from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at White's Funeral Home, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford.
Ouilda Wells was born Feb. 2, 1915. She was a beautiful lady and a friend to everybody. Ouilda passed the time working jigsaw and word puzzles and made her career with Avon. She sold their cosmetics for about 50 years and retired when she was 85. Ouilda graduated with the class of 1933 from Arlington High School. She was a lifelong member of the Church of the Nazarene. Ouilda and Omes Harold Wells were married for 50 years prior to his passing in 1988.
Mrs. Wells was preceded in death by her husband, Omes Wells; her parents; and brothers.
Survivors include her sons, John Wells and wife, Juretta, of Weatherford, Wayne Wells of Benbrook, Danny Wells and wife, Nellie, of Savannah, Tenn., and Richard Wells and wife, Earlean, of Weatherford; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild; foster son, Mark Garner and wife, Karen, of Colorado; brother, Bob Brown and wife, Leonora, of Lima, Peru; cousin, Margaret Allen of Denton; and a host of loving friends.

Lonnie Roy Corley

March 31, 2014 by Phil Major

Born: 
Saturday, April 22, 1944
Died: 
Saturday, March 29, 2014
Funeral: 
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 - 10:00
Location: 
Springtown Baptist Temple
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home 401 N. Main Springtown, TX 76082

Lonnie Roy Corley died Saturday, March 29, 2014.
Service is set for 10 a.m. Tuesday at the Springtown Baptist Temple. 
Interment is in Jay Bird Cemetery. Visitation is from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at White's Funeral Home, 401 N. Main, Springtown.
Mr. Corley was born April 22, 1944 in Fort Worth. He grew up in Azle and attended Azle High School, where he became an outstanding football player. Corley's first love was football and he admired his varsity football coach, Don Hood, with whom he remained friends. He worked at Tri-County Electric for several years and retired from Parker County Precinct 1. Corley loved to play golf. He attended Springtown Baptist Temple, where he developed many friendships. He loved to fish. He told his wife that there were three men in his life that left a lasting impression on him, his dad-Delbert Corley, his football coach and his father-in-law-Zack Leatherwood.
Corley was preceded in death by his parents, Delbert and Lois Corley; mother, Marjorie Woodward; and sister, Billie Wright.
Survivors include his wife of 47 years, Nowanah; sons, Theron Corley and wife, Karen of Fort Worth and Richard Corley of Springtown; daughters, Charlotte Sisk and husband, Junior of Weatherford, and Carla Sisk of Springtown; brothers, Tommy Woodward and wife, Greta of Alvarado, Gary Woodward and wife, Lori of Lake Worth and Stevie Woodward of Conroe; sisters, Sandy Young and husband, Danny of Sherman, and Sammie Scott and husband, Scotty of Lake Worth; nine grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; many cousins, nieces, nephews and his church family.

Earlene Doyle

March 28, 2014 by Phil Major

Born: 
Sunday, October 23, 1927
Died: 
Wednesday, March 26, 2014
Funeral: 
Saturday, March 29, 2014 - 10:30
Location: 
Ash Creek Cemetery, 300 S. Stewart, Azle
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home 105 Denver Trail Azle, TX 76020

Earlene Doyle, 86, died Wednesday, March 26, 2014.
Graveside service is set for 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Ash Creek Cemetery, 300 S. Stewart, Azle.
Mrs. Doyle was born October 23, 1927 in Rising Star to William Poe and Mary Violet Watson. She attended Decatur Business College. Doyle married J.W. Doyle in 1950 in Wichita Falls. She was member of Ash Creek Baptist Church for many years. She was preceded in death by her parents and three brothers.
Survivors include her husband, J. W. Doyle of Azle; children, Roger Doyle and wife, Rosemary of Weatherford, Rhonda Thomas of Azle, Randal Doyle of Azle and Raymond Doyle and wife, Krista of Azle; eight grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren.

Ida B. Charroux Hall

March 25, 2014 by Phil Major

Born: 
Thursday, September 11, 1919
Died: 
Monday, March 24, 2014
Funeral: 
Monday, March 31, 2014 - 14:00
Location: 
White's Chapel of Memories, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Weatherford, 817-596-4811

Ida B. Charroux Hall, 94, died Monday, March 24, 2014.
Service is set for 2 p.m. Monday in White's Chapel of Memories, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford. Interment will be at Memory Gardens of the Valley, Weatherford. Lying in state is 12 to 4 p.m. Thursday and 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday at White's Funeral Home.
Ida Belle Charroux Hall was born Sept. 11, 1919 to Alphonso and Annie Alford Charroux in Weatherford. She worked as an assembly line tech for General Dynamics in Fort Worth more than 30 years.
She was preceded in death by her daughter, Linda Hargrove; son-in-law, Thomas Fitzpatrick; sisters, Pearl Hammer and Annette Corell; and brother, Clyde Charroux.
Survivors include her daughters, Diana Christiansen of Fort Worth and Peggy Fitzpatrick of Kemah; three grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; brother, Clifford Charroux and wife, Doris, of Fort Worth; sister, Anna Ruth Fisher and husband, Howard, of Burleson; and many other family members and friends.

Betty Denman Treadway

March 24, 2014 by Phil Major

Born: 
Tuesday, May 6, 1930
Died: 
Saturday, March 22, 2014
Funeral: 
Tuesday, March 25, 2014 - 11:00
Location: 
Dennis First Baptist Church, 7600 F.M. 1189, Lipan, 76462
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Weatherford, 817-596-4811

Betty Denman Treadway, 83, died Saturday, March 22, 2014.
Service is set for 11 a.m. Tuesday, March 25 at Dennis First Baptist Church, 7600 F.M. 1189, Lipan, 76462. Interment will be at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday in Parker Memorial Cemetery in Grapevine. Visitation is from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at White's Funeral Home, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford, 76086.
Mrs. Treadway was born May 6, 1930, in Smithfield to Elmo and Virgie Estill. She graduated from Carter-Riverside High School and soon after married Joe Denman. Many years later, she married Horace Treadway.
Treadway worked for Bell Helicopter in the payroll department and retired after 35 years of service. She enjoyed gardening and was very active in her church. But she loved her family most of all and was very involved with her children's, grandchildren's and great-grandchildren's lives
Treadway was preceded in death by her parents; her husbands; her grandson, Casey Denman; and brother, Delbert Estill and his wife, Louise.
Survivors include her brother, Ron Estill and wife, Kay; sons, Joe Denman Jr. and wife, Delana, and Don Denman and wife, Pam; grandchildren, Jodi Denman, Becki Truitt and husband, Tracy, and Lisa Truitt; great-grandchildren, Alex, Hailey, Ravyn, Bryson, Cal, Cole, Sidney, Mckenzie, Randy and Cooper; and many other nieces, nephews, family members and friends.

Sports Calendar

Friday, August 22

  • AHS Varsity vs. Pascal at Aledo, a.m.

  • AHS Varsity at Byron Nelson Scrimmage, 9 a.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy High School at Lakehill Prep, 6:00 p.m.

Tuesday, August 26

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

  • AHS vs. Stephenville at Aledo;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, August 28

  • AHS Varsity at Volleypalozza Varsity Tournament through Aug. 30, times TBA

  • AHS JV at Joshua, 4:00 p.m.

Friday, August 29

  • Trinity Christian Academy JH at Fort Worth Academy, 5:00 p.m.

  • AHS Varsity vs. Cedar Park at Baylor University's McLane Stadium, Waco, Texas, 7:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy Varsity vs. Granbury Cornerstone at Aledo Middle School, 7:30 p.m.

Saturday, August 30

  • AHS at Marcus I Invitational, North Lakes Park, Denton, Texas 76201, 7:00 a.m.

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.

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