Douglas Lawrance

Douglas Holway Lawrance passed away on April 29th after a brief illness. He was the loving husband of Janet (Baillie), adored dad of Abbeth and Rhys, and loving and supportive step dad to Carly; dear brother of Chuck, Lynn and Mark (Jan) and uncle of Erin, Devin, Scott, Ken and Joe.  He is preceded in death by his parents, sister Sue and nephew Will.    Born in Indianapolis, IN on December 10, 1956 to William and Bonita Lawrance, he graduated from North Central HS in 1975 and earned his degree in Electronics Engineering from ITT Technical School.  He worked for …

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Donley Robinson

Donley “Jeep” Robinson passed away on April 18, 2016 in Fort Worth, Tx.  Jeep is preceded in death by his loving parents; Mother Eunice Smith of Blue Mountain, MS and Father Lesley Robinson of Memphis, TN.  Also two siblings; Brothers Fredrick “Cotton” and Jimmy “Punkin”. He is survived by: His brother Pete Robinson, his children; Frank Robinson and Don Robinson and wife Teressa of Fort Worth, Stephen Robinson and wife of Midland, and Scott Robinson and wife Amy of Temple.  Also, survived by numerous nieces, nephews, grand kids, and great grand kids. Jeep was a life long owner/operator as a …

Tamara Serna

Tamara Lynn Serna, 55, went to be with the Lord on February 4, 2016.   Tamara was survived by her children: Son, Michael Paul Reed and Daughter, Theresa Tennerson.  Her Grandchildren: Cailie Madision Reed, Ashton Reed-Perez, and Kieran Avery Reed.  Also, her siblings; Sister, Renee Reed and Missy Ingle; and Brother, Bruce Reed.  Tamara was preceded in death by her Parents; Paul and Lena Reed and her other siblings: Duke Allen Reed, Paul Michael Reed, and Sandra Faye Reed.   Tamara was born on September 03, 1960 in Wichita, Kansas to Paul and Lena Reed.  Her Father Paul was active …

Mary Gervais

Mary Joan (MJ) Lacock Gervais   MJ passed away on January 20, 2016 with her husband, Dick, and two of their sons, as well as two very close friends at her side.  She had recently celebrated her 80th birthday.   MJ was born in Washington, PA/ (known as “Little Washington”) on December 29th 1935.  This was also the birthplace of both of her parents.  The family later moved to Akron, Ohio where MJ was raised.  She loved being in her high school band and was elected as the head majorette in her senior year.  She marched many time in the …

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Velna Dyer

Velna Ruth "Cookie" Dyer of Paradise, TX will be 11am Saturday January 23, 2016 at Lamar Baptist Church in Arlington, TX. and 1 pm Friday January 29 at First Baptist Church Huntington TX Cookie went to be with her Lord in Ft Worth Texas on January 4, 2016 at the age of 70. She was born in Lufkin Texas to Ralph and Doris Hassett on November 28, 1945. Cookie is survived by her husband of 52 years George Lee Dyer of Paradise, TX, daughter Leean Bozeman and husband Chris of Huntington, TX, grandson Adam Lee Coxwell and wife Courtney of Huntington, TX, sister Bina Melancon …

Christopher Bransom

How do you sum up a person like Blake in just a few sentences? You don't. Blake was love personified. He was joy, peace and harmony to others who were also in pain. He was a friend to all. He loved, appreciated and accepted everyone just the way they were with no judgement. He was a dreamer, always searching for deeper meaning in this life. He was always on a journey and he deeply believed that things always happened for a reason, never believing in coincidences and chance. Christopher (Blake) Bransom, age 26, passed away on Thursday, November 19, 2015. …

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Violet Bailey

Violet Lavelle Bailey passed peacefully at her home on November 16th 2015 in Denton TX at the age of 94. She was born December 28th 1920 in Bloomfield Iowa, daughter of Le Grande (Pat) and Nellie Buzard Van Horn. She married Jack Roger Bailey June 21st 1940. They had five children; Roger, Donna, David, Tommy and Charlotte. She was a loving wife, mother, home maker and occasionally worked outside the home as a cook in several restaurants in Kentucky and Texas. She is survived by one sister Sally Kearse of Lancaster Missouri one son Tommy Bailey and wife of Calvert …

Clynda Davis

CLYNDA OLSON DAVIS   Clynda Louise was welcomed into this world by her devoted parents, Vernon A and Virginia Bernice Olson on September 15, 1948 in Dallas, Texas. She grew up in a loving home alongside her brother, Gary; attended Kimble High in Dallas; and after graduation, went on to Tarleton State College in Stephenville.   Clynda married Stephen Thomas Davis August 26, 1972, and they grew their family with the additions of Martin Beauregard (Beau) and Stephanie Leigh (Stevie).   “Free-spirited,” “effervescent,” “dreamer,” “flower child,”  – these are all words that have been used to describe this optimistically cheerful …

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Sherry Kelly

Sherry Kelly, age 50, passed away on Thursday, November 19, 2015 in Fort Worth, TX after a long battle with Ovarian Cancer. She fought bravely and was so strong during her battle. She was born in Dallas, TX to Estel Juanita (Barton) Geer and James Loyd Geer and was an only child. Sherry Kelly has two children, Christopher Adam Martinez and Angela Marie (Martinez) James. She married Michael Kelly in 1992. She had love for all things related to technology, frogs, and the color purple. More than all of that she loved her five grandchildren most. She will be remembered …

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Bryant Hutchinson

Bryant Vanelle Clements Hutchinson Bryant Vanelle Clements was the only child born to Willie Irene Bryant and Leon Lafayette Clements, born on February 10, 1929, in Pecan Gap, Hunt County, Texas.   Her mother died of Tuberculosis when Bryant was almost seven years old, leaving her to live with her maternal grandparents, M.E. and Delta Bryant in Commerce, Texas until her father, Leon, married Cornelia Judith Cochran in 1939.   Bryant’s first job was at the Bordon Ice Cream Store in Borger, Texas located by Phillips, where her Daddy worked in the oil fields.   She graduated from Phillips High School when she …