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Larry Spigler

November 28, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Tuesday, November 22, 1949
Died: 
Friday, November 25, 2011
Services: 
Thursday, December 1, 2011 - 14:00
Location: 
Azleland Memorial Park
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation: 7 to 9 P.M. at White's Azle Funeral Home.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Larry Spigler
Larry was born in Fort Worth November 22, 1949 to George Reed and Verna Martin Spigler. He retired as a lieutenant with the Fort Worth Police Department after 30 years of dedicated service. He was a great man built on intergrity and his faith in Jesus. He will be dearly missed by all who knew him. Larry was preceded in death by his parents.

Survivors: loving wife, Pam Spigler of Azle; son, Brad Spigler and wife, Medea of Azle; daughter, Stevie Spigler Arledge and husband, Scott of Springtown; grandchildren, Kylie and Karly Spigler, Reed and Alex Arledge, Sydney Arledge and Will Arledge; brother, Mike Spigler of Grapevine and Doug Spigler and wife, Tonya of Springtown;numerous nieces and nephews; and a host of loving friends.

Virginia Gelories Barnett

November 28, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Thursday, December 19, 1940
Died: 
Wednesday, November 23, 2011
Services: 
Wednesday, November 30, 2011 - 14:00
Location: 
at her home.
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation to follow memorial service at White's Funeral Home in Springtown, Texas from 5 pm to 7 pm.
Memorials may be made to: 
In Lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Barnett family in care of White's Funeral Home P.O. Box 175, Springtown.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Springtown

Virginia Gelories Barnett

Virginia was born December 19, 1940 in Arkadelphia, Arkansas to Roy and Trula Eden. She was married to her loving husband Gus Barnett for 43 years.

Virginia loved to be outside so she could enjoy all of God's creations. She enjoyed fishing and cooking for her family. She never met a stranger and never ran out of love for her family and friends. She was the foundation of her family and no matter what life threw at her she found a positive way to get through it.
Preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Dennis and Charles Eden; sisters, Dorlis, Sue, Dorthy, Shirley and Sharon Eden, and grandson, Dakota Barnett.

Survived by husband, Gus Wesley Barnett; brothers, Jerry Eden and Bill Eden; sons, Michael Cooper and Bubba Barnett; daughters, Lelia Eden, Kathy Willis, Jackie Rennels, Pamela Cooper, Paula Cooper and Patricia Barnett; exteneded family Jessie Gonzales, Becky & Kenny Williamson; and a host of grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Betty Burgess Tucker

November 28, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Sunday, August 25, 1929
Died: 
Wednesday, November 23, 2011
Services: 
Tuesday, November 29, 2011 - 14:00
Location: 
Silver Creek United Methodist Church, 2200 Church Road, Azle, TX 76020.
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Ash Creek Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 P.M. Monday at White's Azle Funeral Home.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Betty Burgess Tucker

Betty Burgess Tucker was born August 25, 1929 in Silver Creek to the late Charley and Velma Burgess. She attended Azle High School and married James Lee Tucker, Sr. on November 19, 1946. She attended Brantley-Draughon business School. Betty was employed by Ryan Mortgage Company and was a member of the Silver Creek United Methodist Church. She was devoted to her family and a wonderful cook. Betty loved gardening and her grandchildren.

Survivors: husband of 65 years, James "Jimmy" Lee Tucker, Sr. of Azle; children, Jim Tucker, Jr. of Azle, Jerry Tucker and wife, Mary of Saginaw, Janis Grimland of Clifton, Joyce Grimland and husband, John of Dublin; grandchildren, Carol Davis of Richland Hills, Bryan Grimland of Clifton, Lee Tucker of Saginaw, Jerik Grimland of Dublin, Elizabeth Grimland of New York,Jayla Puerta of Stephenville; great-grandchildren, Colby and Chandler Etheredge, Ayden Grimland, and Mikinzie Fitzhugh, Issac Puerta and Baby "Peanut" Tucker; brothers, Bob Burgess of Fort Worth and Jack Burgess of Azle; many nieces, nephews and loving friends.

Arita Bourne

November 28, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Tuesday, January 10, 1933
Died: 
Wednesday, November 23, 2011
Services: 
Monday, November 28, 2011 - 11:00
Location: 
Walnut Creek Baptist Church, 220 West Reno Road, Azle, TX 76020.
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: New Hope Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 P.M. Sunday at White's Azle Funeral Home.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Arita Bourne

Arita was born January 10, 1933 in Achille, Okla. to J.W. and Avis Pierot. She married the love of her life Charlie Glenn Bourne and was happily married for 60 years. They moved to Boyd and made a wonderful life. Charlie and Arita attended Walnut Creek Baptist Church for many years where she enjoyed singing in the choir. Arita will be greatly missed by her family and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; and brother, Jimmy Dale Pierot.

Survivors:Husband, Charlie Bourne; children, Steve Bourne and wife, Debra and Karen Hale and husband, Buddy; granddaughters, Christina Hart and husband, Josh, Cynthia Cowan and husband, Robert, and Amanda Bourne; grandsons, Dusty Hale and wife, Kelly, Gregory Bourne and wife, Jackie, and Kevin Bourne; great-grandchildren, Cooper, Alyssa, Arianna, MaKaylia and Levi; sister, Irene Pierot; and numerous loving friends.

James Ray Harris

November 28, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Sunday, September 11, 1994
Died: 
Wednesday, November 23, 2011
Services: 
Wednesday, November 30, 2011 - 14:00
Location: 
Azleland Memorial Park
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation: 6 to 8 P.M. Tuesday at White's Azle Funeral Home.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

James Ray Harris
James was born September 11, 1994 in Fort Worth to James and Belinda Jackson Harris. He was a sophomore at Azle High School. James loved his friends and family. He was an employee at Brookshire in Lake Worth.

He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Shirley Huling; grandfather, Jimmy Skiles; and aunt, Amanda Shaver.

Survivors: Parents, James and Belinda Harris of Azle; sister, Shavonne Blannkenship and husband, Brad of Fallon, Nev. and Natalie Harris of Azle; grandparents, Ray and LeeAnn Jackson of Weatherford; great-grandmother, Shirley Voss of Odessa; severeal aunts, uncles, cousins and one niece; girlfriend, Morgan Weaver of Azle; and numerous friends.

Linda Harmon Stump

November 28, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Sunday, July 7, 1946
Died: 
Wednesday, November 23, 2011
Services: 
Monday, November 28, 2011 - 13:00
Location: 
White's Azle Funeral Home
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Emerald Hills Cemetery. Visitation: 4 to 6 P.M. Sunday at the funeral home.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Linda Harmon Stump

Linda was born July 7, 1946 in McKinney to Wilburn C. and Ida M. Mason Harmon. She was a longtime resident of Azle. Linda was an avid gamer, loved antiques and enjoyed flower arranging especially football mums. She was preceded in death by her parents.

Survivors: husband, Rickey Stump of Azle; sons, Terry Jones and David Holt both of Azle; daughter, Renee Stump of Azle; brothers, Floyd Harmon and wife, Jeannie of Agnes, Ricky Harmon and wife, Donna of Fort Worth, and Larry Harmon and wife, Karrie of Azle; sister, Sue Key of Euless; also three grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews; many friends and acquaintances.

Ellis Wayne Cochran

November 21, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Tuesday, July 22, 1952
Died: 
Wednesday, November 16, 2011
Services: 
Friday, November 25, 2011 - 13:15
Location: 
Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Ellis Wayne Cochran

Wayne was born July 22, 1952 in Fort Worth to Charles and Bettye Cochran. He loved to fish, hunt and enjoyed a good time. Wayne honorably served his country during the Vietnam War. He loved his dog Bingo and being outside.

Wayne was preceded in death by his parents.

Survivors: sister, Debbie Brown of Azle; neices, Dalona Brown and Debra Venable; nephew, Richard Wayne Brown; three great-nieces; and three great-nephews; fiancee, Patricia Love; beloved dog, Bingo; and many loving friends.

Shelia Fay Stewart Harvey

November 10, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Sunday, May 25, 1941
Died: 
Monday, October 10, 2011
Services: 
Saturday, October 15, 2011 (All day)
Memorials may be made to: 
the Down Syndrome Partnership of Tarrant County (1300 W. Lancaster #227, Fort Worth, Texas 76102); Aledo Church of Christ Mexico Fund (P.O. Box 127, Aledo, Texas 76008) or Foster’s Home for children in Stephenville.

Shelia Fay Stewart Harvey

Shelia was born May 25, 1941, in Cleburne. Her father, Ernest Stewart, was killed when she was only five months old. Her mother remarried and the family moved from their native Hood County to Fort Worth. They later moved to a farm near Azle.

She was baptized into Christ at the Azle church of Christ in 1953 and graduated from Azle High School in 1959. In 1959 she married Kenton Harvey, the only boy she ever dated. They enjoyed 52 wonderful years together.

She was a devoted Christian, a faithful daughter, sister, preacher’s wife, a loving mother and grandmother and a dairyman’s wife. She loved singing, looking, sewing and quilting, traveling with her family and reading.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Ernest Stewart, Elsie Fay Umphress Stewart Cotton and Lawson “Pappy Cotton; brothers, Leslie Stewart, Oran Cotton and Hassell Cotton; sisters, LaVee Wedgeworth, Shirley Looney and Loretta Markum, and two infant brothers.
She is survived by her husband, Kenton Harvey of Aledo; son, Perry Harvey and wife Gloria, daughter, Angela Harvey Archibald and husband Dan; grandsons Kaleb Harvey, Parker Harvey, Oliver Archibald, Kaydan Archibald, Noah Archibald and Sebastian Archibald, granddaughter Savannah Harvey; foster son Ricky Blackwell; sister Linda Dabney and many beloved nieces, nephews and cousins.

Babe Murroe Henderson

November 7, 2011 by Anonymous

Services: 
Thursday, November 10, 2011 - 14:00
Location: 
First Baptist Church of Springtown.
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Goshen Cemetery Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at White's Funeral Home., Springtown.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Springtown

Babe was a retired Fort Worth ISD Elementary School Principal with over 40 years service in the public schools. He loved helping the kids and took a personal interest in them. Babe was also a rancher who never lost his interest and love for the land and his cattle. He could be seen feeding his cows or fixing fences and water gaps into his 70's until advancing age required him to stop. Babe was a Christian and a regular church attendee as long as health permitted. Active until near the end he and his wife could be seen eating lunch every day at Howell's Cafe, joined often by children and grandchildren. He was a devoted husband and father who taught his children responsible money management, generosity, and the importance of family. Babe always believed he was extremely blessed by the Lord. On his last day he and his wife read the Bible from the Book of Acts, Chapter 2 and prayed together.
He was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers; and four sisters.

Survivors: wife, Pearl; sons, Andy and wife, Judy and Forrest and wife, Germania; daughter, Liz Brown and husband, Mike; three grandchildren, four great-grandchildren.

Austin Gullett

November 3, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Saturday, August 30, 1930
Died: 
Tuesday, November 1, 2011
Services: 
Friday, November 4, 2011 - 14:30
Location: 
First Baptist Church Dennis,7600 FM 1189, Lipan
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Annetta Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at White's Funeral Home, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Weatherford

Austin Gullett

Henry Austin Gullett was born Aug. 30, 1930, in Malvern, Ark., son of the late Ben Henry and Rosie Butler Gullett. Austin owned and operated Gullett's Old Fashioned Meat Market on the west side of Fort Worth for 22 years where he loved to cut meat and serve his customers. He was absolutely loved by all who knew him. Austin loved to be outdoors, work in his garden, and drive his John Deere tractor. His true love, however, was his family.

Austin was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, J.D. and Melton Gullett; sister, Nora Lee Davis; and a great-granddaughter, Breanna Madey.

Survivors: Wife of 61 years, Jean Gullett of Weatherford; daughters, Linda Eckles and husband, David, of Fort Worth, Sharon Bronaugh and husband, Gary, of Weatherford, Angie Brown and husband, Jim, of North Richland Hills, and Beverly Allen of Weatherford; nine grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; sister, Christine Henson and husband, Bill, of Mustang, Okla.; numerous nieces and nephews; and a host of loving family and friends.

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