May 2, 1931 – Dec. 4, 2013
Larry John Wilkins, 82, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 4 near his home in Pecan Plantation in Granbury.
Born May 2, 1931 in Cotton County, Oklahoma to Robert Bruce and Nellie Tillery Wilkins he lived most of his life in North Texas.
Larry was a Korean War veteran, serving as an Airman 1/C crew chief jet mechanic in the Air Force, with duty in Korea and Japan.… Read the rest
Don Petty of Granbury, 69, passed away Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013 in Fort Worth.
Service: 1 p.m. Monday, Dec. 9 at Wiley Funeral Home in Granbury. Burial: Oakwood Cemetery in Hamilton. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Don was born Feb. 23, 1944 in Belton to Luther and Mammie Ellen Jones Petty. He was a truck driver and owned the Mad Hatter Custom Western Hats.… Read the rest
Kelly Conrad Matthis, 37, passed away Friday, Dec. 6, 2013 in Granbury.
Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Wiley Funeral Home.
Memorial Service: 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 15, 2013, at Wiley Funeral Home.
Kelly was born Aug. 31, 1976, in Fort Worth, to Leon Conrad Matthis and Kay Lee Culpepper Matthis. He was a graduate of Granbury High School.
Survivors: Parents, Conrad and Kay Matthis; son, Ryan; sister, Amy Kay Matthis; brother, Douglas Matthis; nephew, Cameron Matthis; grandmother, Doris Culpepper; aunts, uncles and cousins.… Read the rest
Joyce Hudson Summers, 74, passed away Friday, Dec. 6, 2013, at her deCordova residence.
Funeral: 10 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013, at Wiley Funeral Home. Burial: Acton Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Mrs. Summers was born Sept. 29, 1939, in Bloomfield, Ind., to James W. and Margaret Chambers Hudson. She married Robert Ivan Summers, April 27, 1963, in Indianapolis, Ind., and he preceded her in death on Sept.… Read the rest
Walter “Dub” Hargrove of Granbury, 74, passed away Friday, Dec. 6, 2013, at his Granbury residence.
Funeral: 1 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, at Wiley Funeral Home. Entombment: Holly Hills Memorial Park Mausoleum. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Memorials: American Humane Society.
Walter was born Nov. 2, 1939, in Walters, Okla., to Luke and Maribel Perryman Hargrove.… Read the rest
J Miles Horner, 63, of Granbury, a master carpenter and ranch foreman, passed away Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013 near Granbury.
A public memorial will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 12 at the Pavilion at the Wied Cantina in Silverado on the Brazos, 700 Cutters Trail (Weatherford) between Granbury and Weatherford on Highway 51. The service will be presided by Rev.… Read the rest
Laqueta Evon Hudson, 72, of Granbury joined her loved ones.
Visitation: Wiley Funeral Home Dec. 9, 4-6 p.m.
Graveside: Acton Cemetery Dec. 10 at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Friends For Animals.
Laqueta was born April 2, 1941 in DeLeon to Walter and Pearl Shupp. She married Dale Hudson of Granbury in June 1958 and they graduated Granbury High School in 1959.… Read the rest
John C. Neely of Granbury, 91, passed away Dec. 1, 2013.
Service: 10 a.m., Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, First United Methodist Church, Granbury. Visitation: The family will receive friends 6-8 p.m., Wednesday, Wiley Funeral Home, Granbury. Interment: Burial will be private at the Stroud Creek Cemetery in Tolar, Texas.
Memorials: In lieu of flowers, memorials to be directed to the Stroud Creek Cemetery Association, 2301 Billings Road, Tolar, Texas 76476, or to charity of choice.… Read the rest
Gerald Dean Rich of Granbury, 69, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013 in Granbury.
Memorial service: 2 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013 at the Church of God in Granbury.
Visitation: 6 – 8 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013 at the Martin’s Funeral Home.
Mr. Rich was born March 27, 1944 in Cass, Texas to Samual and Jeffie Golden Rich.
Survivors: wife, Jacqueline Humphries Rich; sons, Gerald Dean Rich II, Randy Jay Rich; brothers, Robert Rich and wife Mary, Jimmy Rich; seven grandkids and one great-grandkid.… Read the rest
Lenore Green, of Granbury, was born on June 30, 1927 in Coleman, Texas and passed away on Dec. 3, 2013 in Granbury.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Johnny T. Green Sr., parents, two sisters, and a brother.
Lenore is survived by her son, Johnny T. Green Jr. and wife, Lynette of Granbury; daughter, Patsy Bain and husband, Tim of East Tawakoni; nine grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.… Read the rest