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Earl Alexander

October 11, 2014

Earl Alexander of Granbury, 92, passed away Monday, Oct. 6, 2014, in Granbury.

Graveside service: 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014, at Holly Hills Mausoleum Chapel in Granbury.

Mr. Alexander was born June 29, 1922. He served in the U.S. Navy. He loved to garden and enjoyed watching the Dallas Cowboy and Texas Ranger games.

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Jessie Hooper

October 11, 2014
Jessie Hooper

Jessie Hooper of Granbury died on October 6, 2014.

Service: A private family burial will be held in Ozark, Arkansas.

Memorials: In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the University of the South, Sewanee, Tenn., Planned Parenthood, or local Episcopal Church of the United States of America.

Jessie was born in Texas and a resident of Fort Worth, Waco, Pleasanton and Granbury.

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Carmen Nell Barham Andrews

October 11, 2014
Carmen Nell Barham Andrews

Carmen Nell Barham Andrews, age 83, of Granbury, Texas, died Sunday, October 5, 2014, at her daughter’s residence in Crawfordville, Georgia.

Visitation: Friday, October 17, 2014 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Wiley’s Funeral Home. A Memorial Service will be held Saturday, October 18, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at Cornerstone Community Church in Granbury.

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Albert S. McKandless Jr.

October 11, 2014
Albert S. McKandless Jr.

Albert S. McKandless Jr. 70, passed away Sunday, Oct. 5, 2014 in Rockport, Texas. He was a resident of Tolar, Texas.

Memorial service: 3:00 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014 in Martin’s Funeral Home Chapel, with Dr. Mark Forrest officiating.

Al spent his days doing exactly what he loved in life. He loved being surrounded by his kids, grandkids and friends.

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Raymond Thompson

October 11, 2014

Raymond Carrol Thompson of Granbury, 63, fought a long battle with Parkinsen’s Disease and went to rest in Heaven on Sept. 30, 2014.

Raymond was a native Texan from Bridgeport, Texas.

The Thompson family has scheduled a Memorial Service for Raymond at Holly Hills Memorial Park on Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014 in Holly Hills Mausoleum Chapel

He was preceded in death by; sister, Minnie S.

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Donald W. Shanklin

October 8, 2014
Donald W. Shanklin

Donald W. Shanklin of Granbury passed away at the age of 77 Tuesday September 30, 2014 while visiting friends in Ruidoso, New Mexico.

Memorial service: Celebration of life service is 11 a.m. Friday October 10, 2014 at First United Methodist Church, 301 Loop 567 Granbury, TX.

Memorials: In lieu of flowers please donate to First UMC in Granbury food pantry, Cancer Society or American Heart Association.

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Magdaleno Gomez

October 8, 2014

Magdaleno Gomez, 73, passed away Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014 at a Granbury nursing home.

Funeral service: 10 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014 at St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church.

Rosary service: 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 7, 2014 at Martin’s Funeral Home.

Interment: Granbury Cemetery.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Rosa Gomez and step-daughter, Margaret Torres.

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Johney Thomas

October 8, 2014
Johney Thomas

Johney Thomas of Granbury, 87, passed away Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014 in Granbury. Graveside service: 12:30 a.m. Tuesday in Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery.

Johney was born Dec. 29, 1926 in Woodson to Dewey and Villa Stubblefield Riley. They preceded her in death. She married William A. “Bill” Thomas, Jr. on July 4, 1950 in Corpus Christi.

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Gladys Jo Kirk

October 8, 2014
Gladys Jo Kirk

Gladys Jo Kirk of Granbury, 89, passed away Thursday, Oct. 2, 2014, in Granbury.

Memorial Service: 2:00 p.m. Oct. 23, 2014 in the club house at Waterview, 101 Watermark, Granbury, Texas 76048.

Memorials may be made to the YMCA Step Up for Kids Fund or the Hood County Friends for Animals.

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Gene Byrd

October 8, 2014
Gene Byrd

Gene Byrd, 93, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2014, in Granbury.

A memorial service was held at 10:00 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014 at Acton Baptist Church, Granbury, TX.

Gene was born Feb. 6, 1921, in Gorman, Texas, to H.A. Reynolds and Rena Mae Jones Reynolds. She had lived in Granbury since 1983 and was a member of Acton Baptist Church.

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