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Rev. Alvin D. Howell

July 5, 2014
Rev. Alvin D. Howell

Rev. Alvin D.

Howell

The Rev. Alvin D. Howell of Granbury, 77, a beloved pastor, husband, father, brother, grandfather and great-grandfather, passed away Monday, June 30, 2014.

Funeral: 11 a.m. Thursday, July 3, at First Baptist Church of Thorp Springs. Interment: 3 p.m. Thursday in Greenwood Memorial Park, Fort Worth.

Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m.

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James Michael Owens

July 5, 2014
James Michael Owens

James Michael

Owens

James Michael Owens, the infant son of local attorney, Melinda Owens and her husband James, was stillborn on June 29, 2014 in Fort Worth, Texas.

A graveside service will take place Saturday, July 5, 2014 at 10 a.m. at the Sachse Cemetery, 2925 5th Street Sachse, Texas 75048.

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Edelmiro Pena Villarreal

July 5, 2014
Edelmiro Pena Villarreal

Edelmiro Pena

Villarreal

Edelmiro Pena Villarreal, 72, of Granbury, died May 15, 2014.

Service: Saturday, July 12, 2 p.m. at St. Frances Cabrini Catholic Church. Reception at the church follows at 3 p.m. All those who know the family are invited.

He was born Feb. 28, 1942 in Mexico. He worked for the nuclear power plant for 13 years and for Texas Lime Cleburne for almost 30 years.

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Nan Bethea Morrissey

July 2, 2014

Nan Bethea Morrissey of Mansfield passed away June 29, 2014 from complications of lung disease.

Service: 1 p.m., Wednesday at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, Arlington. Visitation: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Tuesday at Blessing Funeral Home, Mansfield. Memorials: In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Salvation Army/North Texas Food Bank.

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Pamela Vandelia Estes Padget

July 2, 2014
Pamela Vandelia Estes Padget

Pamela Vandelia Estes Padget known to many as beloved Pamma, age 66, passed on to her reward at her home in Granbury, Texas on June 27, 2014 surrounded by her loving family and a multitude of friends after a brief struggle with brain cancer.

Celebration of Life Service: 4 p.m., June 29, 2014, Acton United Methodist Church.

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Halen Russell Cook

July 2, 2014

Halen Russell Cook passed away shortly after birth on June 29, 2014.

No services are planned at this time.

Survivors: Mother, Tianna Insall; father, Truitt R. Cook, both of Granbury; sister, Nataleigh Pratt of Granbury; half-brothers, Shane Cook, Shiloh Cook and Jason Cook; grandparents, Linda Owen and Bob Beauchamp of Granbury.

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Donald Webb

July 2, 2014
Donald Webb

Donald Eugene Webb was born in Rule, TX on Nov. 1, 1928. On Tuesday, June 24, 2014 he made a peaceful journey from this life to the next to be reunited in paradise with his parents, Percy and Elva Webb and his brother Darwin Webb.

He is survived by his faithful friend and love of his life, Barbara Hitt, Bluff Dale, TX; three children and their spouses: Elaine & Eddy Booth, Montevallo, AL; Jerry Webb, Tolar, TX; and Gloria & Joe Elmore, Texarkana, TX; the mother of his children, Wilma Cunningham, Midland, TX; and one sister, Grace Myers, Paso Robles, CA.

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Marian Louise (Marilou) Smith

June 28, 2014
Marian Louise (Marilou) Smith

Marian Louise (Marilou) Smith

Marian Louise (Marilou) Smith of San Antonio, Texas died on June 20, 2014 of heart failure.  

Marilou, the daughter of George and Anna McCormick, was born January 22, 1938 in Denver, Colorado. She grew up in Washington D.C. with her late brother Perry. She was the valedictorian of her Anacostia High School class and attended George Washington University.

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Robert Max Free

June 28, 2014
Robert Max Free

Robert Max Free

Robert Max Free of Granbury, 97, passed away Monday, June 23, 2014.

Funeral: 2 p.m. Friday at Acton United Methodist Church (White Chapel). Interment: Mount Olivet Cemetery.

Max was born Dec. 22, 1916, to Milton Reece and Florence Free. He was a loving and devoted father. He served as a cook in the Navy during World War II.

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Tom Vecchio

June 28, 2014
Tom Vecchio

Tom Vecchio

Tom Vecchio of deCordova, 71, passed away Saturday, June 21, 2014, in Granbury.

Funeral: A celebration of life memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 29, 2014, at Wiley Funeral Home.

Inurnment of cremains will take place at Dallas/Fort Worth National Cemetery at a later date.

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