Our Obituaries

H. Bailey Stone

June 21, 1930 - August 26, 2016

"To be absent from the body is to be present with the Lord." II Corinthians 5:8H. Bailey Stone, born in 1930 in Houston, Texas, went home to his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on August 26, 2016.He was preceded in death by his parents, Hugh Bailey Stone, Sr. and Elizabeth Ballard Stone.Bailey became a Christian when he was 16 years of age as a result of the witness of a special friend at...
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Richard Manson Hart

October 16, 1929 - August 26, 2016

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Nahid Bakhshian

April 13, 1936 - August 25, 2016

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Irving Tompkins

May 19, 1925 - August 24, 2016

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William James Wooten

June 20, 1924 - August 21, 2016

William James Wooten, known affectionately as Jimmy, W.J., Jim, and Papa Jim, died peacefully August 19th at the age of 92. He was the fifth and last child born to E. Oliver Wooten and Connie Harris Wooten on June 20, 1924 in Abilene, Texas. He was pre-deceased by his parents, his wife of 58 years Lou Ellen Bryan Wooten, two sisters Connie Catherine of Abilene and Roberta Wooten Bramlette of...
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Lois Virginia Kennedy Harper

March 22, 1923 - August 21, 2016

Lois Virginia Kennedy Harper was born in a tent in Kosse, Texas, March 22, 1923 and passed away into eternity with God and her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ August 21, 2016. She was raised in Limestone County and graduated from Jewett High School in 1941. She then caught the train and moved to Dallas to attend Draughons Business College. To support herself, she got a job at Mercantile National...
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Max B. Vernon

June 15, 1922 - August 21, 2016

Vernon, Max B. born June 15, 1922 in Stuttgart, Germany to Helen and Leo Vorchheimer, passed away August 21, 2016 in Dallas, Texas. After his father arranged his release from Dachau, Max survived the Holocaust, and then traveled on the kinder transport to London and months later to the United States in June 1939. He lived in New York until entering the US Army serving in the Pacific Theater in...
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Virginia Craig Hamilton

March 25, 1918 - August 20, 2016

Virginia Craig Hamilton, born on March 25, 1918 in Shepherd, Texas, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on August 20, 2016 in Dallas, Texas. Virginia, lovingly known as Mamahoney to her family, is survived by her two daughters, Jan Tippie and husband, Kenneth Tippie, Gray Dansby and husband, Daniel Dansbly, three sisters, Pat Coker Jacobs, Margie Kemp, and Shelby Levy and...
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Jack Edward Rosser

February 14, 1935 - August 20, 2016

Jack Edward Rosser, Sr., who was born in Dallas, TX., on February 14, 1935, passed peacefully away at his home on August 20, 2016, surrounded by his family.Jack was the son of George Hickman Rosser and Doris Brunner Rosser. George Rosser, along with his partner, Bill Meyers, founded the Meyers and Rosser Pharmacies in 1935. At one point it was the largest locally owned prescription-only pharmacy...
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Lucille Cummings

July 28, 1914 - August 19, 2016

Lucille Cummings, 102, passed away on Friday, August 19, 2016, at her residence in Dallas, TX. Her warmth, joy, and unconditional love touched all who knew her. Love of family was the cornerstone of her existence. Born Lucille Leola Leo in Odell, NE, to Albert Leo and Mary Beck, she married William F. (Bill) Cummings in 1935; together, they raised 10 children. A resident of Dallas since 1949...
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Andrew Mario Letier

April 14, 1932 - August 18, 2016

Andrew M. Letier(1932-2016)Beloved husband, father and grandfather, Andrew "Andy" Letier, passed away August 18, 2016. Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Andy was proud of his Italian heritage. He learned the value of hard work early, and after serving his country in the US Army from 1953-1956, he started his first business. In 1968, he moved the family to Texas, and settled in Irving. An...
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Lois Jean Lundberg

May 13, 1929 - August 17, 2016

Lois Lundberg passed away peacefully Wednesday, August 17, 2016 at her home in Dallas, Texas. Lois was born May 19, 1929 in Ashley, North Dakota. After graduating from Bismark, North Dakota High School she attended Bismark Baptist College. Lois worked as a secretary and later as an office manager for Texaco. She was transferred from Texaco Bismark North Dakota office to Casper, Wyoming where...
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Linda Williams Darden

November 14, 1959 - August 17, 2016

Linda Darden EulogyNovember 14, 1959 - August 17, 2016 At 56 years young, Linda Darden passed away Wednesday, August 17, 2016. She lost her battle with Frontotemporal Degeneration but not without a hard fight and a beautiful life that touched so many. Linda was truly a walking adventure and a joy. She lit up any room she entered. Whether it be her piercing blue-green eyes, her infectious smile,...
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Thomas Densmore

February 21, 1949 - August 17, 2016

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Robert Truston Kirby

January 19, 1925 - August 17, 2016

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Walter Lewis Perryman

July 23, 1953 - August 16, 2016

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Joan Gregory Daniel

August 20, 1930 - August 15, 2016

Joan passed away peacefully in her home on Monday, August 15, 2016. Joan was born on August 20, 1930 in Ft. Worth, Texas to Ula and William Gregory. Joan attended University Park Elementary and Highland Park High School in Dallas and received a history degree from Southern Methodist University where she pledged Pi Beta Phi. She married Jack Percy of Dallas on September 4, 1952. Joan and Jack...
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Barbara Scott Bates

April 27, 1922 - August 15, 2016

Barbara Scott Bates, of Dallas, TX, passed away on Monday, August 15, 2016. She will always be remembered as a loving servant of the Lord, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend to all that knew and loved her. Born on April 27, 1922 in Topeka, KS and adopted in love by Dr. J.T. and Ethel Scott and big sister, Bette.As a young girl, her heart for service was established through caring...
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Wendy Michelle Weber Smith

December 11, 1968 - August 14, 2016

Wendy Michelle Weber Smith went to be with her Lord and Savior on Sunday, August 14, 2016. Wendy was born December 11, 1968 in Dallas, Texas to Patricia and Pat Weber. She graduated from Richardson High School in 1987 where she was a Lieutenant in the Eaglettes drill team, active in Girls Service League, Homecoming Queen Nominee and was voted "Most Beautiful" by her Senior Class.. She received...
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Jack Darnell Hedge

February 17, 1928 - August 14, 2016

"Softly call the muster" Jack D. Hedge, family man, professional engineer, banker and citizen-soldier was born Feb. 17, 1928 at Dallas, Texas, the son of Camille Marie and Ed Lewis Hedge. He passed away August 14, 2016 at Dallas. He was a beloved father, son and husband. Jack graduated from Texas A&M University in 1949 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering and with a...
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Wanda Horne

January 27, 1930 - August 13, 2016

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Mary Rejebian Johnston Northern

February 13, 1936 - August 12, 2016

Mary Rejebian Johnston Northern was born on February 13, 1936 in Dallas, Texas to Vahram and Ermance Rejebian. Mary attended University Park Elementary and Highland Park High School in Dallas and received a business degree from Southern Methodist University where she pledged Pi Beta Phi. She married Cyrus Mitchell Johnston of Corsicana, Texas in 1957. Mary and Cyrus fulfilled a commitment to the...
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James Harbert Moore

July 2, 1938 - August 12, 2016

My sweet husband, James H. Moore, passed away on Friday, August 12, 2016, after 36 years of a (mostly) delightful, funny, and happy marriage. He started in Ripley, TN on July 2, 1938 as the son of sharecroppers and was the first in his family to put himself through college. He ultimately earned three degrees, four engineering patents, a successful career that included working on the Apollo space...
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Roger Martin Prior

September 11, 1935 - August 12, 2016

Roger Martin Prior, devoted husband, beloved father and grandfather passed away on August 12, 2016 of pneumonia. Roger was born on September 11, 1935 in Stanford Connecticut and was preceded in death by his parents, Ann Catherine and Herbert Martin Prior, grandparents, Katherine and Joseph Peterick and Alice and Edward Prior and grandson William Hunter Allen. Roger was a graduate of the South...
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Martha Waters Shepherd

March 10, 1927 - August 11, 2016

Martha Conway Waters Shepherd died unexpectedly yet peacefully on Thursday, August 11, 2016 in her home. Born and raised in Lebanon, Tennessee, it was here that her intense love and devotion to Christ and family began. She was preceded in death by her father William Harrison Waters, mother Nora Puryear Waters, brothers Hugh, William Jr., and Nora Ann Waters Wright. She graduated from Peabody...
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Maria H. Walker

March 28, 1930 - August 9, 2016

Maria Hedwig Walker, loving mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother left us in the evening on August 9, 2016. She was preceded in death by her husband of 37 years, Johnnie Walker. She is survived by her two daughters, Elizabeth Walker and Lisa Walker Cannon, two grandchildren, Melissa Cannon Walters and Johnnie Cannon, their spouses Matthew Walters and Michelle Cannon, and six great...
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Sue Robinson

April 26, 1939 - August 9, 2016

Susie "Sue" Lee Chandler Robinson died Monday, August 8, 2016. Sue was born to the late Dortha Luton and W.E. "Red" Chandler April 26, 1939, in rural Durant, Oklahoma. She graduated as Salutatorian from Cobb High School in 1957. Sue married Wayland Robinson June 4, 1956, in Durant, Oklahoma. Although the Chandler and Robinson families knew each other, it wasn't until Wayland started...
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John Raymond Swanson

August 30, 1925 - August 9, 2016

John R Swanson II, DDS died peacefully in his sleep on August 9, 2016. His beloved wife of more than 70 years, Eloise Brown Swanson, was at his side. He served as a United States Marine Corps "Devil Dog" at Midway Island during World War II. A dedicated SMU Mustang fan, 50+ year member of the Dallas Dental Society, former Commander of the Dallas Power Squadron, an avid backpacker and adventurer...
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Lawrence Kramer

December 27, 1936 - August 8, 2016

Lawrence (Larry) Kramer passed away at the age of 79, peacefully in his home after a courageous battle with cancer on August 8, 2016. Larry was born in Brooklyn, NY to Max and Rose Kramer. They soon moved to Exeter, PA to be with family. Larry graduated from Exeter High School as class president and a star football player. He graduated from Penn State University where he met his college...
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Patsy J. Cline

October 31, 1931 - August 8, 2016

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Donald Gene O'Brien

September 26, 1927 - August 7, 2016

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Martha E. James

January 9, 1914 - August 7, 2016

Martha McConnell James died on August 7, 2016 at Pioneer Ridge Retirement Center in McKinney, Texas. She was born on Jan. 9, 1914 in Waco, TX to Bernard Dickson and Minerva Eugenia Wood Reynolds. She married Herbert Clyde McConnell in Belton Texas on June 20, 1933. Herbert Clyde died Jan. 12, 1971 in Toledo, OH and is buried there. Martha married Edwin Smith James on Jan. 1, 1983 in Dallas, TX....
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William Howard Bowie

July 20, 1921 - August 7, 2016

BOWIE, William H. Age 95, was born July 20, 1921, in Brenham, Texas to Elizabeth Louise Wallace Bowie and Loren Howard Bowie. He died peacefully on August 7, 2016, in Dallas, Texas. Bill loved his summers in Brenham as a young boy where he spent his time swimming in the creek and fishing. A lifelong Dallas resident, Bill graduated from North Dallas High School, and went on to receive a Bachelor...
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Esther B. Verdin

October 21, 1918 - August 7, 2016

Esther Verdin of Dallas, TX, passed away on August 7th 2016. She has gone to join her loving husband James Verdin and daughter Patty Milligan in heaven. She and her husband were the founders of the Shoe Box Store for many years. The Shoe Box was a chain located in San Antonio, Dallas, Houston, and Arlington Texas. She was a strong, independent, and caring women who loved like no other. She left...
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Donald Bruce

August 1, 1944 - August 7, 2016

On Sunday, August 7, 2016, Donald Bruce, of Bayside, NY, passed away at home. A Vietnam War Veteran, he founded and ran his own business for 40 years. He was 72 years young and loved fitness, football and family. He is survived by siblings Janie Bruce and Raymond Bruce; wife Mary Bruce; children Erika Bruce (Gary Moskowitz), Jason Bruce (Stacy Hoffman Bruce), Katherine Tarnoff (Dylan Tarnoff) and...
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Frances L. Kimple

October 10, 1942 - August 7, 2016

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William Anton Auberty

November 26, 1994 - August 6, 2016

William Anton Auberty (Will), was born on November 26, 1994, and flew from this earth Saturday, August 6th. Will was born in Dallas and attended the Episcopal School of Dallas where he graduated in May 2013. He also attended Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing Arts in his junior year, where he was in the classical piano Department. Upon graduation from ESD, Will matriculated at...
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Jerry Stephen Mattox

December 7, 1952 - August 4, 2016

Jerry Stephen Mattox died at the age of 63 on August 4, 2016. He passed peacefully in his home, on the street where he had lived his entire life in Old East Dallas. Jerry was born on December 7, 1952 to Norman S. Mattox and Mary Kathryn Harrison Mattox. Jerry graduated from Woodrow Wilson High School in 1971 and proudly graduated from the University of Texas in 1975. He loved family, friends...
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Blake Hunter Wilding

March 30, 1988 - August 4, 2016

Blake Hunter Wilding of Dallas, TX passed away on August 4, 2016 in Dallas, Texas. He will always be remembered as a loving son, cousin and nephew and a kind, compassionate and humorous friend. He was the only child born to Frank and Sharyn Wilding on March 30, 1988 in Grand Prairie, Texas, USA. He attended Oak Ridge School and Lamar High School and attended college in Stafford, England. He...
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Espiridion SALAS

December 14, 1924 - August 3, 2016

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Nghen Ly Wong

February 2, 1921 - August 3, 2016

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Frances Purnell

December 2, 1924 - August 2, 2016

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Clayton Mark Blocker

June 6, 1974 - August 2, 2016

Clayton Mark Blocker passed away August 2, after a brief illness, surrounded by Family and Friends. Born June 5, 1974 to John and Libby Blocker in Dallas, Tx. He was raised in the Park Cities and graduated from Highland Park High School in 1993. Handsome, observant, empathetic and an easy demeanor from an early age, he came to the attention of area casting agents thanks to the recommendations...
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Dewora Wallach

July 3, 1927 - August 2, 2016

Doris (Dewora) Wallach, 89, passed away on August 2, 2016. Born Doris Loeb in Frankfurt, Germany, she escaped the nazi Regime at the age of ten, and fled to Israel (then Palestine). There she helped support her family who had lost everything in their flight to survive. It was also where she found the love of her life, Heinz, and celebrated 72 wonderful years of marriage. Doris was an...
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Suzanne Apeland

September 1, 1935 - August 2, 2016

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Joyce Gallo

August 14, 1939 - July 31, 2016

Joyce Gallo, 76, of Puerto Rico passed away on Sunday, July 31, 2016 in Dallas, TX. She will always be remembered as a loving mother, grandmother, aunt and friend to all who knew and loved her. She was born on August 14, 1939 to Samuel and Maude Spender in Edinburgh, Scotland, where she was the older of two sisters. She traveled to New York in 1960, where she met and married Fred Gallo in...
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Margaret Fulbright

October 12, 1927 - July 31, 2016

October 12, 1927 - July 31, 2016 She gave birth to six children, but mothered hundreds. Whether you called her mom, Honey Gram, Aunt Peggy, or Peggy she embraced you with open arms, and a loving heart. For nearly 50 years, the house on Northaven was the center of her universe and if those walls could talk we'd all have some explaining to do. Thank goodness they don't have a Facebook page....
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Daniel Morguloff

April 25, 1923 - July 30, 2016

Dan Morguloff was a loving husband, father, Papa, and friend. Born in New York on April 25, 1923 to Riva and Boris Morguloff, he spent most of his younger years in New Jersey. He enlisted in the army and served in the infantry during World War II. After graduating with a degree in Electrical Engineering from Wayne University, he loaded his belongings into a 1949 Dodge, left Detroit, and came to...
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Susan Taylor Cutler

February 2, 1951 - July 28, 2016

On Wednesday morning, July 28, 2016, Susan Cutler, 65, passed away peacefully in Baylor Regional Medical Center in Plano. Susan was born in Cincinnati, Ohio February 2, 1951. She grew up in Terrace Park, Ohio and graduated from Mariemont High School. She attended the University of Cincinnati. In 1970, she moved to the Dallas area. Susan retired from UT Southwestern after working 30 years as an...
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Clifford William Bishop

January 11, 1924 - July 28, 2016

Clifford William Bishop entered this world on January 11, 1924 In Fargo, Oklahoma, to Clifford Page and Grace Lawrence Bishop. Reared in Enid, during the Depression, Cliff went to work at age12 to help support his family. It was also in Enid that he met his life's love, Elaine, under a ping-pong table. Together they shared over 65 years of life. Shortly after they were married, Cliff joined...
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Sterling Joseph Wiedemann

April 22, 1991 - July 27, 2016

STERLING JOSEPH WIEDEMANN was born on April 22, 1991 in Dallas Texas. He died on July 27, 2016 in Dallas.Sterling was the third born son of Harden and Cynthia Wiedemann and the youngest brother of Hardy and Neth Wiedemann and the grandson of Frederic and Dr. Flo Wiedemann and Jean Robinson Gulley. He was the nephew of adoring aunts, uncles and cousins to manySterling (known as Sterl) attended...
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O. E. Dickinson

March 8, 1929 - July 25, 2016

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Warren H. Bell

February 3, 1923 - July 24, 2016

Bell, Warren H. 93, died peacefully on July 24, 2016 at Presbyterian Village North. He is survived by his children and grandchildren along with their families: son David Wagner Bell, his wife Teresa, their children Becca Jane Bell and Libbey Bell Guy, her husband Brandon Guy and their children Peyton Carter Guy and Mason Ryan Guy; daughter Cynthia Jane Peoples, her husband Jim Peoples, and their...
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Agnes Kruger Pieper

September 8, 1918 - July 24, 2016

Agnes Mae Kruger was born September 8, 1918 in Ackley, Iowa. She was the third oldest of 12 children. She fell in love at first sight and married the love of her life, Clarence Pieper, on November 19, 1942. They had and raised two daughters and a son while farming in Iowa. After many years of farming Agnes and Clarence retired to Branson, Missouri for 17 years. They moved to Dallas after the...
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Isidoro Rousso

May 1, 1922 - July 24, 2016

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Patricia Melick Owen

January 29, 1929 - July 23, 2016

On Saturday, July 23rd, 2016, Patricia Melick Owen, was called home by our Creator and Almighty Father. There to greet her into Heaven was her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, followed by her beloved husband Sammy. Beyond that was a legion of dear friends and family. Known to most of her close friends as "Sister", she loved greatly, and was greatly loved. But to her family, she was simply "Mom"...
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Alice Faye Lawson

July 10, 1947 - July 22, 2016

Alice Lawson, of Flower Mound, Texas, passed away on Friday, July 22 2016 in Flower Mound, TX. She will always be remembered as a loving wife, mother, friend and colleague to all that knew and loved her. But her most favorite title was Nana. She was born on July 10, 1947 in Logan, WV to Alma Hattie Trent and James Edward Martin. Alice graduated from Logan High School in 1965. She married in...
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Robert Edgar West

July 8, 1930 - July 20, 2016

Robert Edgar West, 86, of Garland passed away on Wednesday, July 20, 2016 at an assisted living complex in Dallas, Texas. He will always be remembered as a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather and friend to all that knew and loved him. He was born on July 8, 1930 to parents Robert Ezekiel West and Bessie Mae Holman West in Fannin county. He graduated with an Agricultural...
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John Charles Reed

March 30, 1921 - July 18, 2016

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Arthur Brody

December 30, 1924 - July 18, 2016

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Alfred Rosenfield

November 1, 1927 - July 18, 2016

Alfred M. Rosenfield was born on January 7, 1927 in Galveston Texas. A proud 5th generation Texan, he was affectionately known as "Big Al" or "Poppi". He passed away peacefully on July 18, 2016. His daughter, Gina Rosenfield Levy and his beloved wife of 55 years, Beverly Pozez Rosenfield, preceded Alfred in death. Al was a man's man and a woman's man as well! He appreciated the finer things in...
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Laura Estela Marin Wren

September 10, 1965 - July 17, 2016

Laura Estela Marin Wren was born in Los Azulitos, Jalisco, Mexico on September 10, 1965 and arrived in heaven on July 17, 2016. She was married to Chad Wren, the love of her life whom she met as students at UT Austin, on May 17, 1997. Laura's life was that of a dedicated and loving wife, mother, daughter, sister and aunt. She was a blessing to every life she touched. Her life and legacy will...
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Duncan Thomas FULTON

May 4, 1927 - July 16, 2016

Duncan (Big D to his family, Dunk to his friends) passed away on July 16, 2016 after a decade-long battle with Alzheimer's. He was born in Birmingham, Alabama on May 4, 1927 to Duncan Thomas and Georgia Chandler Fulton. He was raised in LaGrange, Georgia, and attended Young Harris Academy, graduating in 1944. He started college at Auburn University and was inducted into the Navy during WWII and...
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Dallas Keith Sherman

December 7, 1929 - July 15, 2016

Air Force fighter pilot turned International Air Transportation consultant Dallas K. Sherman, age 86 loving father, husband, grandfather and great grandfather, passed away peacefully after a long battle with cancer. Dallas was born on December 7, 1929 in Carlsbad, California. He graduated from Woodrow Wilson high school in 1947 in Long Beach California and later graduated from San Mateo College...
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John Collier Allen

May 26, 1936 - July 14, 2016

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Mary Lehr Rothschild

July 2, 1956 - July 14, 2016

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Jane E. Telford

November 13, 1935 - July 13, 2016

Jane Ellis Telford passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 13, 2016 after a lengthy illness. Janie was born in Foreman, Arkansas, on November 13, 1935, to parents Gene and Janie Ellis. She attended all twelve grades of school in Foreman, graduating from Foreman High School in 1953. She attended Texas State College for Women, presently Texas Women's University in Denton, graduating in 1957 with...
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John Edward Nicholas

October 30, 1966 - July 13, 2016

John Nicholas, 49, died Wednesday July 13, at his Plano home with his loving family by his side.John was born on October 30, 1966 to Carl and Marjorie Nicholas at Baylor Hospital in Dallas, TX. In many people's minds, the answer to the most difficult problems was just two words - John Nicholas. He had an insight into the larger pattern of technical issues, and could hatch solutions in a few...
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Joseph Michael McQuillan

August 9, 1931 - July 13, 2016

McQuillan, Joseph Michael was born August 9, 1931 in Meridian Mississippi. He is preceded in death by his parents John and Florence McQuillan and loving wife of 26 years, Barbara Lucille Kropp. Joseph moved with his family to Dallas in 1976. He graduated from Creighton University, Omaha, Nebraska. He retired from Associates of North America as Vice Chairman in 1997. He had many business...
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Kimberly Jane Copeland

November 20, 1963 - July 12, 2016

Arrangements under Kimberly Jane Copeland was born on November 20th, 1963, in Dallas Texas. She was a resident of Dallas, Texas all of her life, and pursued a successful career in Cosmetology. Kimberly developed an exceptional clientele of loving and loyal clients, and owned her own Shop for several years. Dedication, hard work, selflessness, and a loving and caring personality were only a few of...
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Levi Lyle Tarr

December 24, 1942 - July 12, 2016

Levi Lyle Tarr Jr. died July 12, 2016, after a battle with lymphoma. He was 73 years old.Mr. Tarr was born on December 24, 1942, in Bartlesville, OK, to his parents Levi Lyle Sr. and Susie Tarr. After his graduation from College High in Bartlesville, Mr. Tarr attended the University of Kansas, where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, and then a Master's Business...
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Warren Arthur Robbins

November 20, 1937 - July 11, 2016

Loving husband, father, grandfather, and friend Warren passed on July 11th at the age of 78 into the arms of The Father. Born to Bernice and Emerson Robbins in Elmhurst, Illinois, Warren graduated from Culver Stockton College in Canton, MO and married Barbara Brose in LaGrange, MO in 1959. Retiring from Shell Oil Co. in 1989 at 52 years of age allowed Warren to pursue his passions for...
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Robert Edward Boulogne

August 26, 1957 - July 11, 2016

Robert Edward Boulogne, was born August 26, 1957, in Montclair, NJ, to parents Robert and Margaret Boulogne. Bobby's homecoming to his eternal home, July 11th, 2016 was proceeded by his battle with Melanoma. The legacy that Bobby has left for all was his ability to build, maintain and grow long term quality friendships. A gift to anyone who had the privilege of friendship with Bobby. Bobby...
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Doris A. Foshee

March 5, 1931 - July 11, 2016

Doris A Schepps Foshee, born March 5, 1931, passed away on July 11, 2016, surrounded by her loving family. She was preceded in death by her husband Eddie Foshee, parents Louis Schepps and Emma Fox, brother Ervin Schepps and brother David Schepps. Left to cherish her memory are her son Joel Levine and his wife Susan Levine, her grandchildren Laura Levine, and Stephanie Levine. She is also survived...
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Violet Lenore Brown

October 15, 1928 - July 9, 2016

Violet Brown was born on October 15, 1928 in Westbrook, Texas to Lee Roy and Flora Brown. She had one younger brother, Lee Roy Jr. She died in Dallas, Texas on July 9, 2016. After graduating from high school in Westbrook, she attended Hardin-Simmons University, graduating as a business/math major. After graduating, Violet returned to Westbrook to teach high school business and math for a few...
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Norma Jean Evans

October 2, 1926 - July 9, 2016

Norma Jean Evans, 89, of Dallas passed away on, Saturday, July 9, 2016. She will always be remembered as a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother.She is predeceased by her loving husband Tom Evans.She is survived by daughters Linda (Doug), Connie, Becky (Bob) and Mary (Craig), grandchildren Sarah, Leah (Ivan), Barry (Amy), Curtis, Lyall (Tiffany), Jordan (Lindsay), Claire and...
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Jeffery Daniel Flick

November 25, 1978 - July 8, 2016

Jeffery D. Flick left this world into the arms of God on Friday, July 8, 2016. He was born on November 25, 1978 in Tulsa, Oklahoma to Charlene and Dan Flick. He was raised in Tulsa and attended Monte Casino, Cascia Hall, and Memorial High School. After high school graduation, he joined the U.S. Marine Corp. While a member of the Marines, Jeff served on the 13th MEU First Response Team to the U...
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Carol Anne Patterson

February 28, 1944 - July 7, 2016

Carol Anne Blandford Patterson of Dallas, Texas, returned to her heavenly home on July 7th, 2016 after a valiant 5 year battle with cancer. Her devotion to her family and her firm belief in Jesus Christ supported her in this trial and ultimately gave her peace.She was born in Dallas, Texas on February 28, 1944 to Charles Douglas Blandford of Colorado City, Texas and Marguerite Day Blandford of...
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Zachary Scott Davis

April 9, 1984 - July 7, 2016

Zachary Scott Davis, of Midland, TX passed away unexpectedly on July 7, 2016 in Lubbock, TX. He was known as many things by many people: loving father, beautiful son, ornery brother, even more ornery grandson, and fierce friend. One thing that resonates with all those who knew and loved him is the fact that he will be sorely missed. He was born on April 9, 1984 in Odessa, TX to Scott and Linda...
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Laura Jean Myrick

July 15, 1948 - July 7, 2016

Laura Kaufman Myrick, of Ashdown, Arkansas and recent resident of Dallas, Texas, was born in 1948 and died suddenly on July 7, 2016. She spent her last years caring for her husband Ed and they moved to Dallas so that her family could assist in his care. Laura spent her life in Lake Charles, Louisiana, raising her two children Beth and Michael Myrick, and devoting her time to her Real Estate...
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Ellen Sauer Thurber

November 13, 1923 - July 7, 2016

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John W. Wilson

November 2, 1920 - July 7, 2016

John W. Wilson was born in Navasota, TX on November 2, 1920 and joined his beloved wife Frances Wilson in death on July 7, 2016 at 95 years of age. The son of Theodore Walter Wilson and Grace Florence Wilson, John was also preceded in death by his sister Floy Setzer Wilson.He was raised on a farm outside Navasota and became intimately familiar with farm life, joining in the hard labor of cotton...
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Sara Powell

August 3, 1950 - July 6, 2016

Born to Wylie and Jean Clack on August 3, 1950, Sara grew up in Dallas, Texas alongside her sister, Carolyn (Clack) Lee, before she passed suddenly on July 6, 2016. Sara often shared many a fond memory of her upbringing, and held a profound admiration and respect for her father that she carried with her long after his passing. A proud alumni of Thomas Jefferson High School and Texas Tech...
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Eva B. CROUCH

September 21, 1924 - July 6, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Sparkman/Hillcrest Funeral Home, Dallas, TX.
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Daniel W. Stansbury

June 10, 1932 - July 4, 2016

Dan Stansbury was born on June 10, 1932 in Chippawa Falls, Wisconsin to Dan and Blanche Rising Stansbury. He died on July 4, 2016. Dan was a fine husband, father and grandfather and a true friend. He was a lifetime conservative Republican, a canny investor, a lawyer's lawyer, the consummate gentleman - a good Christian man. He graduated from Highland Park High School in 1950. In 1949 he won...
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Dorothy Higgins

September 29, 1922 - July 4, 2016

Dorothy Jane Higgins, a life long resident of Dallas, Texas, died peacefully July 4, 2016. Born September 29, 1922, Dorothy Jane attended Woodrow Wilson High School and Hockaday Junior College. She was a devoted employee of Scudder, Stevens & Clark Inc. until her retirement. Dorothy Jane was an active member of East Dallas Christian Church regularly participating in Sunday school classes...
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Bobby Joe Furgason

May 17, 1949 - July 2, 2016

Burial arrangements under the direction of Hillcrest Mausoleum & Memorial Park.
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Bobby Joe Furgason

May 17, 1949 - July 2, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Sparkman/Hillcrest Funeral Home, Dallas, TX.
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Bunny Dekko Sullivan

April 3, 1927 - July 2, 2016

On Saturday, July 2, 2016 we said goodbye to our beloved Bunny. What an indomitable spirit! Bunny lived both as perhaps the kindest soul and the strongest woman we ever knew. She will be missed terribly by many, but by none more heartfeltly than her husband Jim. Their love affair spanned some 70 years, solid as rock. Bunny possessed a magnificent ability to accept others as they were, love them...
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Claudette Jean Ewing

December 7, 1934 - July 1, 2016

Burial arrangements under the direction of Hillcrest Mausoleum & Memorial Park.
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Elizabeth Davis Doak

October 7, 1920 - July 1, 2016

Elizabeth "Betty" Davis Doak, 95, of Dallas, TX, born October 7, 1920 passed away on July 1, 2016. Betty was a Gamma Phi Beta at UT. She loved gardening and volunteer work. She was a truly sweet and loving person.Survivors include her, three daughters, Pegi Luna, Becky Mariani and Suzy Kohrt; six grandchildren and two great-grandsons. Betty was preceded in death by her husband of 72...
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Claudette Jean Ewing

December 7, 1934 - July 1, 2016

Claudette Jean Henry Ewing met her Savior face to face on Friday, July 1, 2016. Awaiting her was her beloved husband, Jerry Ewing, Sr. "Nonnie" was born to Willie Mae (Bell) and John D. Henry in Bowie, Texas on December 7, 1934. She graduated from Wichita Falls High School and attended Midwestern State University. She met Jerry, the love of her life, and they married on December 16,...
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Swann Clearcy Kohler

August 30, 1920 - July 1, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Sparkman/Hillcrest Funeral Home, Dallas, TX.
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Victoria Gene Blevins

November 28, 1944 - June 28, 2016

Vicki Blevins of Dallas Texas passed away on Tuesday June 28, 2016. Vicki was born in Fort Smith Arkansas on November 28, 1944. She graduated from Fort Smith High School in 1962. Vicki enjoyed family gatherings on the holidays, bicycle riding where she rode 100 miles in one day, and interior design. She loved her animals Cricket, Peppy and Little Bit. Vicki loved people and pretty things. She...
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Jean Ruth Amber

September 2, 1924 - June 27, 2016

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George Louis Vilfordi

April 4, 1925 - June 27, 2016

George Louis Vilfordi, Jr., the patriarch of the Vilfordi Family, died on June 27, 2016, at the age of 91. Born to George L. Vilfordi, Sr., and Helen Schell Vilfordi on April 4, 1925, he attended Bradfield Elementary School and graduated from Highland Park High School. George's working career began at the age of 13 at W.A. Green and Company where he demonstrated the values of integrity and...
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Thomas N. Lopez

October 12, 1923 - June 25, 2016

Thomas N. Lopez passed away peacefully on June 25, 2016 at the age of 92.He was born on October 12, 1923 in Bridgeport, Texas to Pedro & Pauline Lopez, as a second generation American. Thomas graduated from Crozier Tech High School in 1941 and Enlisted in the Navy in February 1942, after the Bombing of Pearl Harbor. While in the Navy, Thomas served his country during both World War II and...
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Nancy M. Grinnell

September 17, 1928 - June 25, 2016

Nancy M. Grinnell, 87, of Dallas, TX, passed away on Friday, June 24, 2016 in Dallas, TX. She will always be remembered as a loving wife, mother, and friend to all that met her. Nancy was born on September 17, 1928 in McKeesport, PA to the late John and Christina (Danielson) McCauley. She started training as an American Airlines Stewardess and graduated on March 12, 1956. This is where she met...
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John Richard Drews

August 4, 1942 - June 25, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Sparkman/Hillcrest Funeral Home, Dallas, TX.
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Derek W. Poole

October 8, 1993 - June 25, 2016

Derek was a kind and caring person. He was talented and funny. How brilliant and gifted in Math and Engineering he was. He was an amazing athlete who had a lovely singing voice. Derek is preceded in death by his father, David Poole; grandfather, Fred Schenkler; aunt, Jan Schenkler McConley; cousin, Shirah Schenkler Buchinger. He is survived by his mother, Cinde Schenkler; brother, Max Poole;...
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