Reta Rebeckah Utley Hibler passed away peacefully at her home in Granbury on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 28, 2013, at the age of 92. Born July, 14, 1921 her husband, E.P., was an officer in the United States Air Force. They lived and made friends in many countries across the globe. Mrs. Hibler continued correspondence with many of those friends over the years.… Read the rest
Rachel Olivera, 30, passed away at her home in Granbury on Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013.
Memorial service: 2 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013 in Martin’s Funeral Home Chapel. A second memorial service will be held in Jeffersonville, Ind. at a later date.
Survivors: Husband, Cody Moore; mother, Tracie Olivera of Jeffersonville, Ind.; father and wife, Manuel and Jamie Olivera of New Plymouth, Idaho; sister, Gina Olivera, Payette, Idaho; grandmother, Mildred McCurdy; mother and father-in-law, Eddie and Katherine Moore; sisters-in-law, Rachael Dosby and Misty West and a host of aunts and cousins.… Read the rest
Frank Oscar Franklin, 88, of Granbury, entered Heaven’s gate on Friday, Nov. 29, 2013.
Funeral: 10 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013, at Granbury First Assembly of God, 1900 W. Highway 377, Granbury, Texas 76048.
Interment: 2:30 p.m. at Dallas – Fort Worth National Cemetery in Dallas. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Wiley Funeral Home.
Memorials: In lieu of flowers you may donate to the Franklin Memorial Fund at New Day Church, 101 E.… Read the rest
Katherine Maye Prater of Stephenville, 83, an administrative assistant for Rep. Sid Miller, passed away Dec. 1, 2013.
Services: 3 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, at the Lacy Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Werth Mayes officiating assisted by Rep. Sid Miller. Burial will follow at Pecan Cemetery. Visitation was Monday, Dec. 2, 2013, at Lacy Funeral Home.
Katherine was born in Oberlin, Kansas, on May 12, 1930, to Floyd and Frances Emma (Richards) Lewis.… Read the rest
Era DeBorde of Granbury, 86, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013 in Crowley.
Service: 10 a.m. Monday, Dec. 2 at Wiley Funeral Home in Granbury. Burial: Holly Hills Memorial Park. Visitation: 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 1 at the funeral home.
Era was born Jan. 18, 1927 in Winters to Ira Hudson and Annie Lee Boswell Roberts. She married Lawrence Edwin DeBorde on Sept.… Read the rest
Dudette Browning Caudle, 66, passed away Dec. 1, 2013, in Granbury.
Funeral: Friends are invited to celebrate Dudette’s life at Martin’s Funeral Home, Granbury, on Friday, Dec. 6 at 11 a.m. Family will be available for visitation at 10:30.
Dudette was born April 10, 1947, in Roswell, New Mexico. She was the oldest child of Dude and Jeanette Browning. As a child, she lived on ranches in New Mexico and Arizona before her family settled in Glencoe, New Mexico.… Read the rest
Connie “Nana” Kasinac Schwartz of Granbury went to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on Friday, Nov. 29, 2013, in Granbury.
Funeral Mass: 11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013, at St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church in Granbury, Texas.
Visitation: Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013, 5 – 8 p.m. at Wiley’s Funeral Home with Rosary at 7:30 p.m.
Connie was born Jan.… Read the rest
Jerry Barton, former resident of Hood County, passed away Nov. 15, 2013.
A memorial service was held Nov. 18 at First United Methodist Church of Bryan, Texas.
Jerry was born Feb. 7, 1929 in Dallas, Texas to Homer Barton and Grace Simmans Barton. He was raised by grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. R.W.Simmans, in the Antioch Community, north of Tolar, Hood County, Texas.… Read the rest
Jane Orr Basden, 90, of Granbury, passed away Nov. 25, 2013 in Granbury.
Celebration of Life: Wednesday, Dec. 4, 11 a.m. at Acton Baptist Church, 3500 Fall Creek Highway.
Jane was born in Murray, Ky. to Vester and Myra Orr. She married Merle Basden in March 1946. Jane was a graduate of Murray State University. She was president of Jane Basden Realtors in Fort Worth prior to her retirement in 1988.… Read the rest
Johnnie Dobbs Broughton of Granbury, 89, passed away Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013, in Fort Worth.
Graveside service: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 3, 2013, in Holly Hills Memorial Park.
Memorials: Charity of choice.
Johnnie was born Feb. 26, 1924, in Caruthersville, Mo., to Aaron Otto and Beatrice Dobbs. She married Albert Locker Broughton, Feb. 19, 1950, in Memphis, Tenn. She was a member of Benbrook United Methodist Church and a former realtor with the Fort Worth Board of Realtors.… Read the rest