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Lowell Ranspot

September 29, 2010 by Randy Keck

Born: 
Tuesday, February 10, 1948
Died: 
Wednesday, September 22, 2010
Funeral: 
Monday, September 27, 2010 - 11:00
Location: 
Community Greenwood Cemetery in Weatherford
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Weatherford

Lowell Ranspot, 62, passed away Wednesday, September 22, 2010.
Graveside Service: 11:00 a.m., Monday, Sept. 27 at Community
Greenwood Cemetery in Weatherford. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday,
September 26 at White's Funeral Home, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford.
Lowell was born February 10, 1948 the son of J.T. and Merle Dudley
Ranspot in Weatherford. He attended Weatherford College and later
Tarleton University. Lowell was a long time resident of Brock. Mr.
Ranspot was a loving husband, father and proud grandfather.
Survivors: wife, Judy; son, Jowell Ranspot and wife, Valerie;
daughter, Christie Linville and husband, Chris, all of Brock;
mother, Merle Ranspot of Weatherford; grandchildren, Abby Ranspot,
Dylan and Josh Linville; brothers, Jimmy Wayne Ranspot of

Jerry Wayne Torbett

September 29, 2010 by Randy Keck

Born: 
Sunday, June 30, 1957
Died: 
Sunday, September 26, 2010
Funeral: 
Thursday, September 30, 2010 - 10:30
Location: 
Hilltop Baptist Church Annex, Weatherford
Memorials may be made to: 
Donations may be to a memorial fund at First Financial Bank in Weatherford.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Weatherford

Jerry Wayne TorbettJerry Wayne TorbettJerry Wayne Torbett, 53, died Sunday, September 26 in Weatherford.

A memorial service will be held 10:30, Thursday, September 30 at Hilltop Baptist Church Annex.

Jerry was born June 30, 1957 in Weatherford to Don and Emma Jo Torbett. He attended Weatherford schools for eleven years and graduated from Peaster High School in 1975. Jerry began an avid interest in riding bulls while in high school. He went on to work for multiple rodeo companies throughout the nation.

Survivors: father, Don Torbett; sisters, Donna Montgomery and Vickie Sherman and husband, Don all of Weatherford; nieces, Afton, Brooke, and Adrianne; nephew, Blake; numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.

Vincent Wade Henson

September 29, 2010 by Randy Keck

Born: 
Saturday, June 25, 1932
Died: 
Monday, September 27, 2010
Funeral: 
Thursday, September 30, 2010 - 14:00
Location: 
white's Funeral Home, Weatherford
Other Arrangements: 
Interment at Spring Creek Cemetery. Visitation Wednesday, Sept. 29 at White's Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to: 
American Cancer Society
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Weatherford, 817-596-4811

Vincent Wade HensonVincent Wade HensonVincent Wade Henson, 78, beloved hero, died September 27, 2010.
Vincent was born June 25, 1932 in Mount Vernon, Alabama. He served in the US Army, serving his country honorably during the Korean War, before earning his electrical engineering degree from Mississippi State University. He retired from Lockheed after 36 years of service. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, raising cattle and spending time with family and friends.

Cason Piepkorn

September 28, 2010 by Randy Keck

Born: 
Tuesday, January 13, 2009
Died: 
Wednesday, September 22, 2010
Funeral: 
Saturday, September 25, 2010 - 10:00
Location: 
Memory Gardens of the Valley, Weatherford
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 24 at White's Funeral Home in Weatherford.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Weatherford

Cason PiepkornCason PiepkornCason Piepkorn, beloved infant son of Shaun and Heather Piepkorn, died Wednesday, Sept. 22, 2010.
Cason was born Jan. 13, 2009, in Fort Worth. While Cason may be gone, he will forever be missed and will always be his family’s "sweet little man."

Survivors include Cason's parents; Cason's grandparents, Gregory and Christie Stewart and Kevin and Gloria Piepkorn; Cason's aunts and uncles, Clayton and Tyler Stewart, Heather, Logan, Jan and Megan Piepkorn; and Cason's great-grandparents, Morris and Marianne Stewart, James and Sharon Bagwell, Carl and Shirley Branham, and Bernice Piepkorn; and numerous family and friends.

Walter B. Morio

September 21, 2010 by Randy Keck

Born: 
Thursday, July 14, 1921
Died: 
Monday, September 20, 2010
Funeral: 
Friday, September 24, 2010 - 10:00
Location: 
White's Azle Chapel
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation: 6 to 8 P.M. Thursday, Sept. 23, 2010 at White's Azle Funeral Home. Interment: 3 p.m. Friday, September 24 in the City of Killeen Cemetery in Killeen.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Walter B. MorioWalter B. MorioWalter B. Morio, 89, died peacefully Monday, September 20, 2010 in Azle.

Walter was born July 14, 1921 in Mariners Harbor, Staten Island, New York to John and Theresa McNamara Morio.

He was a longtime resident of Killeen and Fort Worth. Walter was an avid golfer, and very active in his church. He honorably served his country in the United States Army for 21 years.

Walter was preceded in death by his parents; his wife of 40 years, Helen; sisters, Margaret and Eleanor; brothers, Carl and Edward; son, Douglas and daughter, Charlene.

Regina Grizzle

September 20, 2010 by Randy Keck

Born: 
Wednesday, January 24, 1962
Died: 
Sunday, September 19, 2010
Funeral: 
Friday, September 24, 2010 - 14:00
Location: 
White's Azle Chapel.
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Azleland Cemetery Visitation: 6 to 8 PM Wednesday, September 23 at White's Azle Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to: 
American Cancer Society
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Regina GrizzleRegina GrizzleRegina Grizzle, 48, died September 19,2010.

Regina was born January 24, 1962 to Harrison M .and Helen Grizzle in Fort Worth. She was preceded in death by her father, Harrison M. Grizzle; brother, Randal Grizzle; and twin son, Joshua Trimble.

Survivors include her twin son, Jason Trimble and wife, Angel of Midland, and daughter, Jamie Trimble of Lake Worth; mother, Helen Grizzle of Hico; brother, Roger Grizzle and finance, Deborah Beene of Watauga; sister, Rhonda Stephens and husband, Lee of Mt. Pleasant, Tenn.; six grandchildren, numerous nephews and nieces.

Funeral Service: 2:00 PM Thursday, September 24, 2010 at White's Azle Chapel.

Internment: Azleland Cemetery.

Dorothy Scheets

September 20, 2010 by Randy Keck

Born: 
Wednesday, September 11, 1929
Died: 
Sunday, September 19, 2010
Funeral: 
Wednesday, September 22, 2010 - 10:00
Location: 
White's Azle Chapel
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Azleland Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 P.M. Tuesday, September 21 at White's Azle Funeral Home.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Chapel

Dorothy Scheets, 81, died Sunday, September 19, 2010 in a Fort Worth hospital.

Dorothy was born September 11, 1929 in Henderson County to Jimmy and Bulah Bale Voyles. She was a member of Briar First Baptist Church. Dorothy was preceded in death by her parents; husband, George Scheets and daughter, Doris Curtis.

Survivors include her daughters, Brenda Benson and husband, Duane of Godley, Sue Cooke and husband, Gordon of Fort Worth and Holly Scheets of Arlington; 11 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and sister, Mamie Dixon of Calif.

Funeral Service: 10:00 A.M. Wednesday, September 22 in White's Azle Chapel.

Interment: Azleland Cemetery.

Visitation: 6 to 8 P.M. Tuesday, September 21 at White's Azle Funeral Home.

Robert Bill McClure

September 19, 2010 by Randy Keck

Born: 
Wednesday, August 17, 1938
Died: 
Wednesday, September 15, 2010
Funeral: 
Saturday, September 18, 2010 - 10:00
Location: 
South Main Church of Christ, Weatherford, TX
Other Arrangements: 
Interment in Greenwood Community Cemetery
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel, Weatherford, TX

Robert Bill McClure, 72, of Weatherford, died early Wednesday morning September 15, 2010 in a Fort Worth hospital.

Bill was born August 17, 1938 in Weatherford, Texas to Lewis Elmer and Mandy Lorene Light McClure. He was a retired business owner, a member of the Church of Christ and a veteran of the United States Military, serving in two branches, the Army and Air Force, for two years each. Bill enjoyed traveling, flying planes, fishing and hunting.

He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Junior, Edmond Jack “EJ” and James D. McClure; and sister, Martha Reeder.

Larry James Wilson

September 15, 2010 by Randy Keck

Born: 
Tuesday, January 19, 1943
Died: 
Thursday, September 9, 2010
Funeral: 
Friday, September 17, 2010 - 11:00
Location: 
White's Funeral Home Chapel, 401 N. Main Street, Springtown
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Chapel, 401 N. Main Street, Springtown

Larry James Wilson, 67, beloved husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and brother, passed away Thursday, September 9, 2010 at a local hospital.

Memorial Service: 11:00 a.m., Friday, September 17, 2010 at White's Funeral Home Chapel, 401 N. Main Street, Springtown.

Larry was born January 19, 1943 to James Ralph and Theresa Lavoy Wilson, in Detroit, Michigan. He was a member of the Parker County Cruisers and an avid bowler at Cowtown Bowling Alley. Larry honorably served his country in the United States Army.

Jauretta Ruth Francis

September 13, 2010 by Randy Keck

Born: 
Tuesday, August 14, 1928
Died: 
Saturday, September 11, 2010
Funeral: 
Tuesday, September 14, 2010 - 10:00
Location: 
White's Azle Chapel, 105 Denver Trail, Azle
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Bluebonnet Hills Memorial Park, Colleyville. Visitation: 6 to 8 P.M. Monday, Sept. 13 at White's Azle Funeral Home.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home 105 Denver Trail Azle, TX  76020

Jauretta Ruth Francis, 82, died Saturday, September 11, 2010 in Fort Worth.

Jauretta was born August 14, 1928 in Fort Worth to Henry Lewis and Susan Ruth Black Sudduth. She was a longtime resident of Azle and retired from General Dynamics after 35 years, where she worked as an Illustrator. Jauretta was a member of Azle Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Howard Lee Sudduth and Jim Henry Sudduth; and sisters, Ruby Levine and Jonnie Lou Woods.

Survivors include her husband of 59 years, Carl Francis; sister, Nancy Harwell; and numerous nieces and nephews

Funeral Service: 10:00 A.M. Tuesday, September 14 at White's Azle Chapel. Interment: Bluebonnet Hills Memorial Park, Colleyville.

Visitation: 6 to 8 P.M. Monday at White's Azle Funeral Home.

Sports Calendar

Tuesday, September 23

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

  • Aledo Middle School at Granbury Acton MS;
    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. Granbury Acton MS at Aledo MS;
    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 Crowley;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

Wednesday, September 24

  • Aledo Middle School JHG, JHB at Aledo Meet McAnally, 4:45 p.m.

Thursday, September 25

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

  • Trinity Christian Academy JV at Lakeland Academy, 4:30 p.m. *District Game

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Joshua at Aledo, 7th Gym 1 & 8th MPC;
    7,8 C - 5:00;
    7,8 B - 6:00;
    7,8 A - 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are subject to change. The lengths of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

Friday, September 26

  • AHS Varsity Girls Black at Granbury Girls Tournament, Harbor Lakes through Sept. 27

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

  • Trinity Christian Academy JH vs. St. Paul's Lutheran at Aledo Middle School, 5:30 p.m. *District Game

  • AHS Varsity vs. Joshua at Aledo Bearcat Stadium, Homecoming, 7:30 p.m.

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

Saturday, September 27

  • AHS JV at Chisholm Trail JV Tournament, times TBA

Monday, September 29

  • Sept. 29 or Oct. 2, Aledo Middle School vs. Alvarado at Aledo High School, 4:20 p.m.

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