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Don Oscar Coates

March 19, 2014
Don Oscar Coates

Don Oscar Coates of Granbury, 69, passed away Wednesday, March 12, 2014, in Fort Worth.

Memorial service was scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday, March 16, 2014 at Waterview Club House, Granbury.

Don was born April 22, 1944 in Fort Worth, Texas, to Dan and Florine Coates. Don graduated from Arlington Heights High School in Fort Worth, Texas in 1962, later graduating from TCU.

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Mary Sibyl Geaslin Baggett

March 19, 2014

Mary Sibyl Geaslin Baggett of Granbury, 92, passed away Sunday, March 16, 2014 in Granbury.

Burial: Dallas Fort Worth National Cemetery in Grand Prairie. Visitation: 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 18, at Wiley Funeral Home in Granbury. Memorials: Wounded Warriors.

Mary was born July 28, 1921 in Graham to Thomas Clinton and Sibyl Constance Hartwell Geaslin.

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Johnny Rogers

March 19, 2014

Johnny Rogers of Lipan, 57, passed away Saturday, March 15, 2014 in Granbury.

Service: 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 19, at First Baptist Church in Dennis. Interment: Evergreen Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Wiley Chapel in Lipan. Memorials: American Heart Association.

Johnny was born April 10, 1956 in Stephenville to Jay and Florene Spencer Rogers.

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Dwight Arnold ‘Pops’ Keener

March 19, 2014
Dwight Arnold ‘Pops’ Keener

Dwight Arnold “Pops,” Keener, 80, passed away Saturday, March 8, 2014, at Silver Ridge Assisted Living in Colleyville, after a long battle with Alzheimer’s. He was formerly of Granbury.

Memorial service: 1:30 p.m. Saturday, March 22, 2014, in Mount Olivet Chapel.

Dwight was born April 12, 1933, in Fort Worth to Gordon and Goldie Keener.

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Virgil Gardner

March 15, 2014

Virgil Gardner of Granbury, 86, passed away to our heavenly Father on March 8, 2014.

Service: 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 12, 2014, at Our Savior Lutheran Church.

Virgil was born to Leo and Pauline Gardner in Pravieberg, Iowa. He worked as a farm helper all through his early life until he became an usher at the local Moore Theater as well as setting bowling pins and attending school.

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Virginia Daugherty

March 15, 2014
Virginia Daugherty

Virginia Daugherty of Granbury, born March 4, 1928, and died March 6, 2014, in Granbury.

Service: 10 a.m. graveside service, Saturday, March 22, 2014, at Curtis Cemetery in Weatherford, followed by a Celebration of Life and visitation with the family at the First Presbyterian Church (Fellowship Hall), 300 W. Bridge St., Granbury at 11:30 a.m.

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Donald Lee Simpson

March 15, 2014

Donald Lee Simpson of Granbury, 61, passed away Sunday, March 9, 2014, in Granbury.

Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Wiley Funeral Home. No services are planned at this time.

Donald was born Jan. 26, 1953, in Coldwater, Kan., to Edward Jeferson Simpson and Martha Jan Fowler Simpson. Donald loved to go fishing and enjoyed listening to rock-n-roll music.

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David Franklin ‘Frank’ Howeth

March 15, 2014
David Franklin ‘Frank’ Howeth

David Franklin “Frank” Howeth, 80, passed into heaven on March 8, 2014, after a lengthy illness.

Funeral services will be held at Mountain Valley Funeral Home in Joshua, on Saturday, March 15, 2014, at 2 p.m. Interment will be at George’s Creek Cemetery in Glen Rose following the service.

Frank was born January 20, 1934, in Fort Spunky, Texas, to Garland Melvin Howeth and Lola Mariah Barker Howeth.

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Lillie Mae Yarborough

March 15, 2014
Lillie Mae Yarborough

Lillie Mae Yarborough, 82, passed away in Granbury on Monday, March 10, 2014.

Lillie was born in Ellis County on May 7, 1931, to Ruby and Lillie Jane (Ganns) Rogers. She attended the Bardwell Schools.

On April 24, 1951, she married Clarence Earl Yarborough and they made their home in Fort Worth, then to Sweetwater and settled in Granbury.

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John Robert Lamond III

March 15, 2014
John Robert Lamond III

Superhero dad John Robert Lamond III departed Saturday, March 8 , at 3:33 in the afternoon after a short battle with pancreatic cancer. John was sent off with love by son John Robert Lamond IV and daughter Wendy Lee Lamond-Broughton by his side.

Service: A celebration of his life will take place Saturday, March 22, 7 p.m., at deCordova Bend Country Club, 5301 Country Club Drive, Granbury, Texas 76049.

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