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Herman ‘Bud’ Fox

April 16, 2014
Herman ‘Bud’ Fox

Herman “Bud” Fox of Granbury, 90, passed away Friday, April 11, 2014 at Lake Granbury Medical Center.

Service: 10:30 a.m. Monday, April 14, at the First United Methodist Church in Granbury.

Interment: 3 p.m. Monday, April 14, in Merriman Cemetery in Ranger.

Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Wiley Funeral Home in Granbury. Memorials: First United Methodist Church.

“Bud” Fox was born June 4, 1923 in Anson to Claude and Emma Ivey Fox.Read the rest

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Juanita Thompson

April 16, 2014
Juanita Thompson

Juanita Thompson of Fort Worth, 81, passed away Saturday, April 12, 2014.

Funeral: 1 p.m. Tuesday, April 15, Granbury Church of Christ, 1905 W. Pearl St., Granbury, 76048. Entombment: To follow in Greenwood Mausoleum in Fort Worth. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Mount Olivet Funeral Home.

Juanita was born Jan. 22, 1933, in Coleman County to the late Ross and Pearl Palmer.Read the rest

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LaVerne H. Brockett

April 16, 2014
LaVerne H. Brockett

LaVerne H. Brockett of Granbury, 89, passed away Friday, April 11, 2014, in Arlington.

Service: 11 a.m. Tuesday, April 15, at Emmanuel Lutheran Church. Visitation: 6-9 p.m. Monday, April 14, at Wiley Funeral Home in Granbury.

Memorials: Emmanuel Lutheran Church.

Laverne was born Aug. 24, 1924, in Cleveland, Ohio, to Paul A. Horn and Alma Heinze Horn. She married Robert Dean Brockett, July 2, 1949, in Cleveland, Ohio.Read the rest

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Shirley Ann Byland

April 16, 2014

Shirley Ann Byland, 67, passed away Saturday, April 12, 2014 at her home in Granbury.

Memorial service: 10 a.m., Saturday, April 19, 2014 in Martin’s Funeral Home Chapel.

In lieu of flowers the family requests donations in Shirley’s name to the Cancer Society.

Shirley was born March 21, 1947 in Anna, Illinois and was preceded in death by her parents, Albert and Annie Lype Gibson of Alto Paso, Ill, four brothers and two sisters.Read the rest

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Joetta Massey

April 16, 2014
Joetta Massey

Joetta Massey of Granbury, 77, passed away Friday, April, 2014, in Granbury, with her loved ones by her side.

Graveside service: 11 a.m. Saturday, April 19, 2014, at Tolar Cemetery. Memorials: Happy Trails Cowboy Church.

Joetta was born Feb. 7, 1937, in Jonesboro, Texas, to Eugene V. Debbs George and Evelyn Payne George. She married Charles H. Massey, April 18, 1953, in Granbury.Read the rest

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Teresa Kay Hollenbeck

April 16, 2014

Teresa Kay Hollenbeck, 56, was called to heaven on April 11, 2014 in Odessa. Teresa was born on June 23, 1957, to Mr. and Mrs. Weldon Holland in San Angelo.

Teresa was self-employed at Miss T’s, her own cleaning business. She married the love of her life, James Lynn Hollenbeck on Sept. 29, 2000 in Granbury.

Teresa was a very outgoing, helpful and hardworking woman.Read the rest

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Walter Orlando Novelly

April 12, 2014
Walter Orlando Novelly

Walter Orlando Novelly of Granbury, 95, passed away on Sunday, April 6, 2014. 

He was born on Dec. 22, 1918 in St. Louis, Missouri, the son of Pilade Maria and Emma Kathryn (Zadra) Novelly. He attended St. Barbara’s Catholic School, graduated from Jesuit High School, and attended and graduated from St. Louis University with a degree in geology and geophysics in 1940. 

Walt immediately went to work in the oil industry as a geophysicist.Read the rest

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Irene ‘Sis’ Reed

April 12, 2014
Irene ‘Sis’ Reed

Irene “Sis” Reed of Granbury, 88, passed away Tuesday, April 8, 2014, in Fort Worth.

Graveside service: 2 p.m. Saturday, April 12, 2014, at Holly Hills Memorial Park in Granbury. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Wiley Funeral Home.

Memorials: Wounded Warrior Project.

Mrs. Reed was born Oct. 1, 1925, in Granbury, to Charlie Cullen Knight and Mattie Bell Smethers Knight.Read the rest

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Betty A. Topel

April 12, 2014
Betty A. Topel

Betty A. Topel of Granbury, a devoted mother and loving mother-in-law, grandmother and great-grandmother went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday April 8, 2014 after battling esophagus cancer.

Memorial services will be held at Kingdom Hall of Granbury.

Betty was born Feb. 21, 1937 in Billings, Montana, where she was the youngest child of Lloyd and Marie Straight, she had four children Bonnie Cramer, Ronnie Harding, Alan Harding and Emmett Hankey.Read the rest

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James Albert Hearne

April 12, 2014

James Albert Hearne of Granbury, 69, passed away Monday, April 7, 2014, in Granbury.

Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Wiley Funeral Home. A memorial service will be held at a later date.

James was born Jan. 20, 1945, in Fort Worth, to Harold Edward Hearne, Sr. and Margie Mae McKown Hearne. He had lived in Granbury for the past 10 years.Read the rest

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