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Betty Sue Fowler

April 2, 2014

Betty Sue Fowler of Granbury, 71, passed away March 28, 2014 in Fort Worth. No services are planned at this time, cremation under the direction of Wiley Funeral Home in Granbury.

Mrs. Fowler was born July 5, 1942 in Palestine, Texas to Barney and Mozelle Steed Pruitt. She married Gary Fowler December 1, 1984 in Azle. She was a retired dental assistant and had lived in Granbury since 1997.Read the rest

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Arlene Workman

April 2, 2014
Arlene Workman

Arlene Workman of Granbury, 77, left this world on the wings of angels, Saturday, March 29, 2014. Surrounded by friends, she let go the hand of her soul mate, only for the arms of her Father.

Memorial service: Family and friends will gather to celebrate her life at 11 a.m. Wednesday April 2, 2014 at Wiley Funeral Home in Granbury.

Survivors: Left to cherish her memory, loving husband Durwood, son Todd Workman and wife Jennifer, grandson Elliot Workman and his brother or sister expected late this year, sisters-in-law Donna Coble and Ruth Campbell, nieces Shelley Coble Simpson and Sharon Campbell and nephew Mike Coble.Read the rest

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W.C. ‘Skip’ Kelley

April 2, 2014

W.C. “Skip” Kelley was born July 6, 1930 in Goose Creek, Texas. He went to be with the Lord March 19, 2014.

He enjoyed spending time with his family and he loved serving the Lord with his singing and playing the saxophone, as well as entertaining the public.

He is survived by his wife Melody of Granbury, and numerous family members and friends.Read the rest

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Jesse D. Jeffrey

March 29, 2014

Jesse D. Jeffrey, 77, passed away Sunday, March 23, 2014, in Granbury.

Graveside service: 2:15 p.m. Monday, March 31, 2014, at Dallas – Fort Worth National Cemetery. Visitation: 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Monday at Wiley Funeral Home.

Jesse was born Nov. 10, 1936, in Hammon, Okla., to Allen Welch Jeffrey and Martha Jane Trent Jeffrey. He married Lorene Davis and she passed away in 1983.Read the rest

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Barbara Thornton Calaway

March 29, 2014
Barbara Thornton Calaway

Barbara Thornton Calaway of deCordova, 73, passed away Monday, March 24, 2014, in Fort Worth.

Funeral: 11 a.m. Thursday, March 27, 2014, at Granbury First United Methodist Church. Burial: Acton Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Wiley Funeral Home.

Barbara was born March 9, 1941, in Honeygrove, Texas, to George C. Thornton and Essie Williams Thornton. She married James L.Read the rest

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Bonnie Sue (Allen) Stokes

March 26, 2014
Bonnie Sue (Allen) Stokes

Bonnie Sue (Allen) Stokes, of Granbury, passed away March 19, 2014 in Fort Worth.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, March 23, 2014 at the Christian Mission Church in Jacksboro. Interment will be in Willow Point Cemetery in Wise County.

Bonnie was born Jan. 15, 1944 in Weatherford and was a resident of Jacksboro for many years. She was a member of the Baptist Church.Read the rest

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Nelda Hodnett McKinney

March 26, 2014
Nelda Hodnett McKinney

Nelda Hodnett McKinney, beloved wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother, passed away March 13, 2014.

Cremation arrangements were under the direction of Wiley Funeral Home.

Nelda was born in Big Spring and attended Ackerly High School in Ackerly. She married Charlie McKinney on Jan. 10, 1959.

Survivors: Husband, Charlie McKinney, children, Judy Higgins of Denison, Texas, Lisa McKinney of Granbury, Texas, Kim McMaster of Orlando, Florida, and Charlie McKinney Jr.Read the rest

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Leon Douglas Sims

March 26, 2014

Leon Douglas Sims of Granbury, 63, passed away Sunday, Mar. 23, 2014, in Granbury.

Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Wiley Funeral Home. No services are planned at this time.

Leon was born Sept. 11, 1950, in Spartanburg, S.C., to James Charles Sims, Sr. and Mildred Byrley Sims. He married Rhonda Le’Ann Matlock, Aug. 21, 1991, in Granbury. He served in the U.S.Read the rest

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Barbara Thornton Calaway

March 26, 2014

Barbara Thornton Calaway of Granbury passed away March 24, 2014 from a short illness.

Barbara was born March 9, 1941 in Honey Grove, Texas.

She is survived by her husband of 54 1/2 years, James (Jim) Calaway and son James Timothy (Tim) Calaway, both of Granbury; Sisters: Linda Bagwell and husband Robert of Granbury, Shirley Reed and husband Richard of Granbury, Debbie Shelton and husband Stephen of Fate; Uncle Edd Williams of Dallas; Three nieces, Teresa, Dana, and Holly; Two nephews, Randall and Marc; and a host of great-nieces and -nephews and many other cousins and friends in Granbury, as well as other cities and states.Read the rest

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Ltc. John Paul Ford

March 22, 2014
Ltc. John Paul Ford

Ltc. John Paul Ford of Lipan, 79, went to be with the Lord on Monday, March 17. He died from a weak heart following a leg amputation last December.

Funeral: 10 a.m. Thursday, March 20, 2014, at Lipan Church of Christ. Burial: Evergreen Cemetery in Lipan. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Wiley Chapel in Lipan.

John was born Nov.Read the rest

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