Alvin Taylor Sr. of Granbury, born Dec. 30, 1946 in Austin, went home to be with the Lord Friday, March 29, 2013, after a five-year valiant battle with cancer.
He is survived by his spouse Sherry Taylor, mother Mildred Taylor. Alvin was father to 10 children and stepfather to five children. Between Alvin and Sherry they had 47 grandchildren and 28 great-grandchildren.… Read the rest
Clifford Max Barnhill of Granbury, 66, passed away Thursday, April 4, 2013, in Granbury.
Memorial service: 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 10, at Triple Cross Cowboy Church on Lipan Highway with Pastor Ray Lane officiating.
Survivors: Wife, Gail Barnhill; son, Chris Barnhill and wife, Virginia; daughter, Carie Reeder and husband, Scott; grandchildren, Haley Reeder, Caleb Reeder; brothers, Donald Reeder, Larry Barnhill; nieces, Jennifer Knudtson, Catherine Barnhill, Ashley Barnhill; nephews, Cody Barnhill, Travis Barnhill; and Missouri cousins.… Read the rest
Betty Jean “Jeanie” Thrash of Fort Worth, 78, passed away peacefully Thursday, April 11, 2013 at a local hospice care facility.
Graveside service: 3 p.m., Saturday, April 13 at Granbury Cemetery in Granbury.
Born in Granbury, Jeanie was raised by her parents, Ruel and Maudie Tomlinson. She had been a longtime resident of San Antonio, Texas along with her beloved husband of over 60 years, Don Thrash, who preceded her in death in 2009.… Read the rest
Wes Mourer of Granbury, 64, passed away Tuesday, April 9, 2013, at his Granbury residence.
Services are pending at this time.
Memorials: Memorial donations may be made to Texas EMS, 2200 Commercial Lane, Granbury, Texas 76048 (817) 279-1408.
Wes was born Aug. 27, 1948, in Phillidelphia, Pa., to George Wesley Mourer, Sr. and Jane Gebhardt Mourer. … Read the rest
Peggy Phillips of Granbury, 81, passed away peacefully from this world, Wednesday, April 10, 2013 to join her Lord and Savior.
Services: The viewing will be held at Blessing Funeral Home in Mansfield on Sunday, April 14, from 4 to 6 p.m. The funeral will be at the same location on Monday, April 15 at 2 p.m. … Read the rest
Randel (Randy) D. Bader, went to be with our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, on March 31, 2013. Randy was born in Madill Okla. Aug. 19, 1947.
Randy passed peacefully with his wife by his side, as well as his mother, daughter, and friends close by, as he listened to his favorite music. Randy went out with dignity and style, never letting go of his rock and roll spirit.… Read the rest
Burton Francis “BF” Liles of Granbury, 78, passed away Thursday, April 4, 2013.
Funeral: 11 a.m. Monday, April 8, 2013, at Wiley Funeral Home. Burial: Holly Hills Memorial Park. Visitation: 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, April 7, at the funeral home.
Mr. Liles was born Jan. 29, 1935, in Hood County, to Walter and Lillie Liles. He married Sue Keith on Oct.… Read the rest
Paul Y. Perras, 86, passed away Sunday, April 7, 2013, in Granbury.
Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Wiley Funeral Home. Interment of cremains will take place at Lakeview Cemetery in Burlington, Vt. at a later date.
Mr. Perras was born March 21, 1927, in Burlington, Vt., to Henry and Laudina Tellier Perras. He married Edna Reynolds and she preceded him in death Nov.… Read the rest
Services for Gerald Ray ‘Satch’ Jones, 75, of Granbury, passed away Tuesday, April 2, in Granbury.
Service: Friday, April 5, 2013 at 11 a.m. at Cates Street Baptist Church, Bridgeport. Burial: West Bridgeport Cemetery.
“Satch” was born Dec. 16, 1937 in Bridgeport to Marion Frank and Ruby Fay (Gibbs) Jones. He spent most of his years in Bridgeport. He was self-employed until his retirement as a diesel mechanic.… Read the rest
Betty Ruth Waldrup of Lipan, 82 passed away at her home April 5, 2013. Services: 2 p.m. Monday, April 8 at Lipan Church of Christ, in Lipan. Interment: Allison Cemetery, Hood County. Visitation; 6-8 p.m. Sunday, April 7 at the Wiley Chapel in Lipan.
Mrs. Waldrup was born June 5, 1930 in Fort Worth to Charles and Augusta Skaggs Bickle. She married Bennie Waldrup.… Read the rest