04/22/2016

Letha Lorraine McCall, 82, of Tenaha passed away Friday, April 22, 2016 in Longview.
 
Service will be 2p.m. Monday, April 25, 2016 Mangum Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. John Whitworth officiating, burial will follow at Union Cemetery in Tenaha.
Visitation will be Monday from 10a.m. until 12:00p.m. at Mangum Funeral Home.
 
She was born April 19, 1934 in Pecos, Texas to parents, Walter & Letha (Clements) Barlow. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Tenaha.  She enjoyed fishing and crafts. In the past she was active in the Tenaha Lions Club, Kermit Bass Club and she also enjoyed the ladies sewing group at her church.
 
She is preceded in death by her parents, Walter & Letha Barlow, her husband, Herman “Hap” McCall, her brother, Edgar and her great grandson, Kiley Chaney.
 
She is survived by:

4 Children:
Howard “Butch” McCall & wife, Sharon of Lockhart
Lorraine “Sissy” Roark of Midland
Walter “Buddy” McCall & wife, Cheryl of Big Spring
Herman “Scooter” McCall, III & wife, Martha of Hallsville
 
Grandchildren:
Cynthia Meadows & husband, Patrick of Dripping Springs
Amanda White & husband, Doug of Lockhart
Howard McCall, Jr. & Rebecca of Austin
Dwight McCall & wife, Jennifer of Pflugerville
Dean Chaney of Victoria
Kala Hardy & husband, Donald Shuck of Odessa
Kyle McCall & wife, Haley of Amarillo
Shandi McCall of Orr City
Herman McCall, IV & Jasmine of Orr City
Hanna McCall of Hallsville
 
16 Great-Grandchildren

Pallbearers will be Hubert Parkman, Alex McCall, Dwight McCall,
Howard Mccall, Jr., Donald Shuck & Doug White

You may sign the online registry book at www.mangumfuneralhome.com
Services are under the direction of Mangum Funeral Home Center, Texas.

04/21/2016

Brenda Hughes Graham, 70 of Shelbyville, passed away Wednesday, April 20, 2016 at Nacogdoches Medical Center.

After attending Galena Park High School, Brenda was a homemaker and mother who dedicated all her time to her family. Brenda was well loved in the communities of Sheldon, Crosby, and Shelbyville where she spent her later years with close family members. Brenda always expressed interest and love for her children and grandchildren. She was a member of Lydia Baptist Church, Huxley, Texas.

A visitation will be held from 6:00pm to 8:00pm, Friday, April 22, 2016 at Rosewood Funeral Home, Porter, Texas. Funeral services will be held at 12:00 noon Saturday, April 23, 2016 at Rosewood Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Gene Talbot officiating. Graveside services will follow at Graham Cemetery in Latexo, Texas.

She is survived by:

Son, Todd and Glendis Graham of Porter, Texas

Daughter, Traci and Eric Oney of Crosby, Texas

Grandchildren: Cody, Brooke, Lane, Erica and Lillie

Uncle, Monk Peace of Center, Texas

Aunt, Barbara Wilson of Shelbyville, Texas.

Numerous other relatives and a host of loving friends

She was preceded in death by her Parents, Jeff and Lillie Mae Hughes of Crosby, Texas; brother and sister-in-law, Jackie and Glenda Hughes of Huxley, Texas; and her loving husband, Kenneth Graham of Crosby, Texas. 

Services are under the direction of Rosewood Funeral Home, 22271 Hwy. 59 N. at Community Dr., Porter, TX 77365

04/21/2016

Infant Jayden Javier Blanco-Basilio, 2 months old, passed away Wednesday April 20, 2016 in Longview.

Services will be 11:00 a.m. Friday, April 22, 2016 at Mangum Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Jackson Cemetery in Joaquin. 

He was born March 1, 2016 in Longview.

He is survived by:

Parents: Jesus Javier Blanco & Maria Magdalena Basilio

2 Sisters:
Leslie Mishelle Blanco 
Joselyn Blanco

You may sign the online registry book at www.mangumfuneralhome.com
Services are under the direction of Mangum Funeral Home Center, Texas

04/21/2016

Funeral services for Mr. Joey Stringer, 35, of Henderson, will be at 2:00 p.m., Friday, April 22, 2016 at Bar None Cowboy Church with Jason Taylor and Rev. Robert Fisher officiating. Interment will follow at Laneville Cemetery under the direction of Crawford-A. Crim Funeral Home of Henderson.

Family will receive friends one hour before the service, Friday, April 22, 2016 at the church.

Joey passed away Wednesday, April 20, 2016 in Henderson. He was born April 16, 1981 in Houston. He worked as an EMT for Impel Ambulance Service in Longview, and was a member of Bar None Cowboy Church.

Survivors include:

Wife: Brandy Stringer of Henderson

Mother: Cindy Harris and husband Robert of Henderson

Father: Jimmie Stringer and wife Patti of Greenwood

Sisters:
Jennifer Pirtle and husband Justin of Henderson
Wrenn Pacheco of Alma, KS
Robin Harris of Lawrence, KS

Grandparents: Joe and Winola Ellis of Center

Pallbearers are Brandon Jolley, Brian Young, Jason Stringer, Michael Stringer, Clay Ellis, David Brackin, and Justin Pirtle. Honorary pallbearers are the Henderson Volunteer Fire Department, and the Pine Hill Masonic Lodge.

Condolences may be made online at www.crawfordacrim.com.

04/21/2016 
Bobbie Tom (Davis) Tamplin, 90, of Houston, TX (formerly of Huxley, TX) passed away peacefully on April 13, 2016 with loved ones at her side.

A memorial service will be held at Watson and Sons Funeral Home in Center, TX on Thursday, May 5, 2016 at 11 a.m.  Visitation will be at 10 a.m. (1 hour prior to the memorial service).  Interment will follow the memorial service at Strong Cemetery in Huxley, TX.

Bobbie was born in Shelby County in East Texas on September 12, 1925 to Roy and Beatrice “Bea” Davis.  She graduated from Stephen F. Austin University and later continued her education earning a Masters of Education from University of Houston in 1955.

On June 2, 1951 she was united in marriage to Otis Brodie Tamplin.  They were married a month and a half shy of 65 years.

After marriage, Bobbie and Brodie moved to Port Neches, TX to raise a family, with son, Michael “Mike” and daughter, Jane Ann.

Bobbie was an active member and Sunday School leader at First Baptist Church in Port Neches for many years.

She made a career as a teacher for 39 years; teaching at Strong,  Huxley, and Ballard in East Texas, and Bridge City, Port Neches Elementary and Port Neches-Groves High School.

After retirement she and Brodie moved back to East Texas to live in the piney woods near Toledo Bend.  They were active members at Lydia Baptist Church while in East Texas.  In 2008 they moved to Houston to be closer to their daughter.

She is survived by husband, Brodie Tamplin; daughter, Jane Ann Burnap and son-in-law, Walt Burnap; grand-daughter, Brooke Ainsworth and her husband, Ron Ainsworth; many nieces and nephews; and many cousins, all very dear.  She is pre-deceased by son, Mike Tamplin.

The family wishes to thank her doctors and caregivers for their excellent medical care and compassion.  They also wish to thank the kind staff at The Forum Healthcare Center, and the staff and friends at The Village of Tanglewood where they resided for over 6 years.  We are also thankful for the many friends and family that have visited over the years.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the charity of your choice.

Condolences and remembrances for Bobbie Tamplin may be made online at www.watsonandsonsfuneralhome.com

04/20/2016

Wilma Ruth Hutto, 82, entered into rest on April 19, 2016, in Nacogdoches, Texas. She was born January 10, 1934, in Powderly, Texas.

Funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m., Friday, April 22, 2016, at the Garrison Funeral Home.  Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Thursday, April 21, 2016, at the Garrison Funeral Home.  Burial will be held at Greenwood Cemetery in Garrison, Texas.

Surviving Family:

Daughter: Jeanne Hutto Herron and husband, Daniel

Son: Timothy Ray Hutto

Brother: E L Smith

Numerous nieces and nephews and a host of other relatives and friends.

Family being served by Garrison Funeral Home, Garrison, Texas

04/19/2016

Nellie Smith Frasier, 81, of Groves, died Tuesday, April 19, 2016. She was born on June 3, 1934, in Arcadia, to Josephine King Smith and John Fears Smith. 

Nellie enjoyed gardening, fishing, and being a mother to all. 

Survivors include her daughters, Sandra Breaux Chapman of Groves; Sharon Frasier Lilly and her husband, Danny, of Timpson; and Cynthia Frasier Montana of Groves; sixteen grandchildren; thirty-eight great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends. She will be especially missed by her faithful Chihuahua, Friday. 

She was preceded in death by first husband, James Ray Breaux; husband of fifty years, Captain Ted Frasier; parents, Doc and Edie Smith; sons, Farrell, Doug, and Larry Frasier; three brothers; and two sisters. 

A gathering of Mrs. Frasier’s family and friends will be from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Thursday, April 21, 2016, at Broussard’s, 505 North 12th Street, Nederland. Her graveside service will be 2:00 p.m., Friday, April 22, 2016, at Pleasant Grove Cemetery, County Road 1470, Center. 

Memorial contributions may be made in Mrs. Frasier’s memory to American Cancer Society, #4 Bayou Brandt, Suite B, Beaumont, Texas 77706. 

Complete and updated information may be found at: broussards1889.com. 

04/19/2016

Earl Wagstaff, 89, of Shelbyville, passed away Tuesday, April 19, 2016, in Center.

Visitation will be held from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Thursday, April 21, 2016, at Watson & Sons Funeral Home in Center.  Funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, April 22, 2016, at Center United Pentecostal Church with Bro. Andy Wilson officiating.  Interment will follow at Reynolds Cemetery in Shelby County.

Mr. Wagstaff was born March 30, 1927, in Shelby County, to Claude Bert Wagstaff and Lula Ogden Wagstaff.  He served in the United States Army & the United States Navy.  Mr. Wagstaff loved fishing, hunting and travelling.  

He is survived by
Wife: Louise Wagstaff of Shelbyville

Children: 
Roger Wagstaff and wife, Linda, of Shelbyville
Robert Wagstaff of Orange
Debbie Lansford and husband, Mark, of Lufkin

Grandchildren:
Justin Wagstaff and wife, Scharla
Jada Wagstaff Jones and husband, Jay
Mike Wagstaff and wife, Kristy
Chris Wagstaff and wife, Shawnee
Joseph Lansford

22 Great Grandchildren

Numerous nieces and nephews

A host of friends

Preceded in death by
Parents: Claude Bert Wagstaff and Lula Ogden Wagstaff
Brothers: Jewel Wagstaff, Elzie Wagstaff, Clarence Wagstaff, Homer Wagstaff
Sisters: Janie Reynolds, Charlcie Reynolds, June Siegler

Pallbearers will be Justin Wagstaff, Mike Wagstaff, Chris Wagstaff, Joseph Lansford, Jake Wagstaff, Cole Jones. Honorary pallbearers will be Bryar Wagstaff and Rhett Jones.

Online condolences & tributes can be sent at www.watsonandsonsfuneralhome.com

04/15/2016

Kenneth Earl Biggers, 61, of Center, passed away April 14, 2016 in Mexico.

Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, April 20, 2016, at Watson & Sons Funeral Home in Center.  Funeral service will be held at 4:00 p.m., Thursday, April 21, 2016, at Watson & Sons Chapel with Rev. Karen Jones and Father Jose Luis Vidarte officiating.  Interment will follow at Oaklawn Memorial Park in Center.

Ken Biggers was born July 15, 1954, in Center, Texas, to Earl S. Biggers and LaVerne Lee Biggers.  He and his parents lived in East Texas until moving to England in 1962.  In England, he attended USAF - DOD schools at RAF Woodbridge and then graduated from RAF Lakenheath in 1972.  During his high school career, he participated and excelled in all sports, and developed lifelong friendships, which he maintained until his death.  He attended Panola Junior College and then began his oilfield career, spending most of it outside the USA, most recently in Mexico.

Family:

He is survived by:
Sister: Mickey Wulf and husband, Fred, of Center

Nephews:
Deuce Wulf and wife, Kim, of Center
Ben Wulf and wife, Ashley, of Center

Great Nieces and Nephews:
Easton Wulf
Hudsyn Wulf
Emerson Wulf
Westin Wulf
Evyn Wulf

Step-mother:
Elizabeth Wallace Biggers

Step-brother:
Stephen Wallace and wife, Kathy

Step-Sisters:
Susan Castille and husband, Sonny
Sharon Touchette and husband, Henry

Very Special Friends:
Rosa Garcia and son, Martin
Tim and Jennifer Wulf

Preceded in death by
Parents: Earl S. Biggers and LaVerne Lee Biggers

Pallbearers will be Mike Wulf, Neilson Davis, Jack Jones, Victor Crawford, Joe Whittlesey, Brent Dance, Chance Shoop and Steve Tinkle.  Honorary pallbearers will be Wayne Hagler, Rick Campbell, and Jay Watlington.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Roughrider Scholarship Fund, PO Box 152, Center, Texas 75935 and St. Therese Catholic Church Building Fund, 717 FM 2974, Center, Texas 75935.

Online condolences & tributes can be sent at www.watsonandsonsfuneralhome.com

04/18/2016

Jimmy Lee Crump, 73, passed away Friday, April 15, 2016 in Carthage, Texas. He was born February 17, 1943 in Shelby County to Sam and Essie (Griffin) Crump.

Graveside service will be10:00 am, Saturday, April 23, 2016 at Blair Cemetery, Timpson, Texas. Visitation will be 6:00 to 8:00 pm Friday, April 22, 2016 at the Garrison Funeral Home, Garrison, Texas.

Survived by:

Wife, Martha (Hudman) Crump of Timpson, Texas

Sons:
Christopher Crump of Bartlet, TN
Chad Crump & wife Amanda of Garrison, Texas

Daughters:
Sherry Crump of Arkansas
Tammy Crump of Timpson, Texas

Sister, Gay Nell Burrows of Houston, Texas

Sister-In-Law, Betty Crump of Timpson, Texas

17 Grandchildren
2 Great-grandchildren

Numerous nieces and nephews and a host of other family and friends

Preceded in death by:
Parents: Sam and Essie Crump
Brother: Norris Crump and Grandson Joshua Crump

Family is being served by Garrison Funeral Home, Garrison, Texas.

04/16/2016

Ernest F. Cox, 83 of Lafayette, Louisiana, passed away Saturday, April 16, 2016, in Lafayette, Louisiana.
 
Visitation will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., Monday, April 18, 2016 at Watson & Sons Funeral Home in Center.  Service will be held at 12:00 p.m., Monday, June 18, 2015 at Watson and Sons Funeral Home with Bro. Hiram Melton officiating.
 
He was born November 14, 1932 in Joaquin, Texas to Bud Cox and Lottie Weaver Cox. He was a member of the First Baptist Church in Lafayette, Louisiana.
 
He is survived by:

Sons:
Buddy Cox and wife, Connie
Philip Cox and wife, Vickie
 
3 Grandchildren
 
2 Great-Grandchildren
 
Preceded in death by
Parents: Bud and Lottie Cox
Wife: Bettye Cox
Sisters: Frankie McDaniel, Bonnie Lindeman Royal
 
Special thanks to Hospice of Acadiana for special care given.
 
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hospice of Acadiana.
 
Online condolences & tributes can be sent at www.watsonandsonsfuneralhome.com

04/14/2016

Tommy Ray Hallmark, 42, of Center, passed away Wednesday, April 13, 2016, at his residence.

Visitation will be held from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m., Saturday, April 16, 2016, at Watson & Sons Funeral Home in Center. Funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, April 17, 2016, at Watson & Sons Chapel with Bro. Rob Merriman officiating.  Interment will follow at North Jericho Cemetery in Shelby County.

Mr. Hallmark was born August 6, 1973, in Center, to Elbert Ray Hallmark and Eva Belrose Hallmark. He was raised by Herman H. Grice and Holly Fuller.  Mr. Hallmark loved hunting, fishing and working on cars.

He is survived by
Parents: Eva Belrose Fuller and husband, Holly

Daughters:
Christy Nicole Hallmark
Destiny Raye Hallmark
Lexi Grace Hallmark

Brothers:
Michael Anderson

Brothers by marriage:
Joseph Fuller
Lynn Fuller

A host of uncles, aunts, cousins, other relatives and friends

Preceded in death by
Father: Elbert Ray Hallmark

Online condolences & tributes can be sent at www.watsonandsonsfuneralhome.com

04/14/2016

Cordero Dove
, (26) of Huntington, Texas passed away Friday, April 8, 2016 at his residence.  Funeral services for Mr. Dove will be Saturday, April 16, 2016 at Sandridge Baptist Church in Nacogdoches, Texas, at 1:00pm.  Rev. Scotty D. Bland, Eulogist.

Services entrusted to Hicks Mortuary 804 Martin Luther King Drive, Center, Texas

04/13/2016

Cleveland Bobbie (C.B.) Redmon, 82 of Center, passed away April 1, 2016. Funeral service will be held at 11am Saturday, April 16, 2016 at Community Funeral Home, Center, Texas. Repass will be held at Val's Place, 149 C.R. 2235, Center, Texas. Interment will be at Bush/Haley Cemetery (Bland Lake) San Augustine, Texas with Rev. Jackie Garrett officiating.

On June 19, 1933 Cleveland Bobbie (CB) Redmon was born to the late Leo Redmon and Gladys Stansberry Redmon. He resided in Center, Texas for over 60 years. CB attended Prairie View College and served in the United States Army. He Married Polley Marie Suell on August 28, 1960, who preceded him in death July 2, 1978. To this union was born six children, four sons and two daughters. 

Also preceded in death by his Mother (Gladys Redmon), Father (Leo Redmon), Sister (Lola Mae McClelland), Brother (Raymond Redmon), Son (Bobbie Redmon) and a lifelong special friend Johnny Morris Byrd. 

C.B. was a devoted father, grandfather, brother and friend. He enjoyed gardening, fishing, hunting and most of all playing dominoes. He was an avid sports fan and a respected softball coach within the community. 

He is survived by:

Sons:
Cedric B. Redmon (Lisa)
Kenneth C. Redmon (Pamela) of Woodbridge VA
Roderick Tyrone Redmon of Tyler, TX

Daugthers:
Vickie R. May (Tony)
Charlotte A. Robinson (Patrick) of Fredericksburg, VA

Aunt, Lurlene Wade of Tyler, TX

A special Godson, Sam Sanders Jr. of Center, TX

Twelve grandchildren: Brithani Lassiter, Ricky Brown, Jeremy Redmon, Christopher Redmon, Tony May Jr., Patrick Robinson Jr., Darien May, Ashley Robinson,  Autumn Redmon, Keyana Redmon, Christopher May and Serenity Redmon

Three great-grandchildren

Nephews, Keith and Dewayne McClelland both of Lufkin, TX

A host of relatives and friends who love him. 

Services are under the direction of Community Funeral Home, 157 County Road 2230, Center, Texas 75935.

04/13/2016

Thelma Bailey Windham, 86, of Bossier City, Louisiana, passed away Tuesday, April 12, 2016, in Shreveport, Louisiana.

Funeral service will be held at 12:00 noon, Saturday, April 16, 2016, at Watson & Sons Funeral Home in Center with Bro. Pat Windham officiating.  Interment will follow at Antioch Cemetery in Center.  A visitation will be held prior to the service, beginning at 10:00 a.m.

Mrs. Windham was born December 25, 1929, in Joaquin, to Walter Scott Bailey and Oda Matilda Walker Bailey.  Her hobbies included genealogy, gardening and traveling. She loved her family, especially her grandchildren.  Mrs. Windham was involved in the Caddo-Bossier Computer Club.

She is survived by:

Husband: Julious Ellis Windham of Bossier City, Louisiana

Daughter: Linda Windham Nein of Brentwood, Tennessee

Dr. Alexander G. Nein of Brentwood, Tennessee

Grandchildren:
Erika Windham Farris and husband, Kennie
Matthew Alexander Nein
Nicholas Alexander Nein

Great-Grandchildren:
Ayame Michelle Farris
Kylie Rei Farris

Brother: Robert Bailey and wife, Justina

Sister: Vera Bailey DuBose and husband, Donald

Numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends

Preceded in death by:
Parents: Walter Scott Bailey and Oda Matilda Walker Bailey
Son: Glynn Edward Windham

Pallbearers will be Matthew Nein, Nicholas Nein, Timothy Stone, Barry Rhoads, Jonathan Rhoads and Kenneth Farris.  Honorary pallbearers will be Randy Stone and Lewis Suggs.

Online condolences & tributes can be sent at www.watsonandsonsfuneralhome.com

04/12/2016

Dorline Box was born April 19, 1924 in Roscoe, Texas to Virgil and Orbin Cranford. She entered into peace on April 12, 2016 in Nacogdoches, Texas.

Services will be Friday, April 15, 2016, 2:00 o’clock at the Cold Springs Baptist Church in Garrison, Texas burial following at Cold Springs Cemetery. Bro. Blackie Cranford, Bro. Brandon Adkison and Bro. Ryan King will officiate. Visitation will be Thursday, April 14, 2016 at the Garrison Funeral Home, Garrison, Texas 5:00 to 7:00 pm. 

Survivors are:

Sons:
Billy Ray Box & wife LaEdna of Nacogdoches, Texas
James B. Box & wife Elaine of Timpson, Texas

Son-In-Law: Bill Rhodes of Nacogdoches, Texas

Grandchildren:
LaNita Adkison & husband Gary
Lindy Hailey & wife Kailie
Robbie Box
Chris Box & wife Denise
Brian Box & wife Stacy
Kerri Martin & husband Josh

17 Great-Grandchildren and 8 Great-Great-Grandchildren

Brothers:
Bill Cranford & friend Dorothy Straine, of Garrison,Texas
Blackie Cranford & wife Ima Lee of Lufkin, Texas

Sister: Ima Jean Harris & husband Charles of Garrison, Texas

Preceded in death by: 

Husband: Mike Box

Daughter: Louise Rhodes

Great-Grandchild; Megan Hailey

Family is being served by Garrison Funeral Home, Garrison, Texas

04/11/2016

Bobby Allen Scott, 77, of Joaquin, passed away Sunday, April 10, 2016 at his residence.

Services will be 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, April 12, 2016 at Mangum Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Pat Windham officiating. Burial will follow at Oaklawn Memorial Park. Visitation will be prior to the service on Tuesday starting at 1:00 p.m. until service time at Mangum Funeral Home.

He was born September 8, 1938 in Shelby County, Texas to George Allen and Annie (Bass) Scott. He owned & operated a gas station in Joaquin for many years.

He is preceded in death by his Parents, Allen & Annie Scott 

He is survived by:
Wife of 50 years:
Barbara (Bowlin) Scott of Joaquin

Daughter:
Terri Foley of Logansport

Step-son:
Donny Campbell of Dallas

Grandchildren: Samantha, Fallon & Merit
Several Great Grandchildren

Sisters:
Grace Wilburn of Lufkin
Murlene McMahon of Center
Edith Hughes of Center
Cathy Holt of Center

Pallbearers: Michael Holt, Art Smith, Eugene McMahon,
Alton Steptoe, Bill Green & Ricky Smith

04/10/2016

Kenneth Edgar “Sonny” Walker, 83, passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 10, 2016.

Funeral service will be at 10am Tuesday, April 12, 2016 in the Chapel of Mangum Funeral Home in Center with Pastor Eugene Cox officiating. Interment will follow in Sholar Cemetery in Joaquin. Family will receive friends from 6:00pm until 8:00pm Monday evening, April 11, 2016 at the funeral home.

Sonny was born March 24, 1933 to Kinley Walker and Vernice Dawson Walker in Durant, Oklahoma. The family later moved to Texas where Sonny became a truck driver. At the age of 19, he met and married his beloved wife Laverne. Together, they had two sons and a daughter. Sonny loved being out on the river, fishing and running trot lines, playing his guitar and writing songs, and barbecuing and perfecting his BBQ sauce recipe.

Sonny was preceded in death by his parents Kinley and Vernice Walker, wife, Laverne Hutto Walker; brothers, Marvin and Ray Kenneth Walker; and sister Geneva Horn.

He is survived by:

Sons:
Joe Walker and wife Shelia of Joaquin
James Walker and wife Beth of Logansport

Daughter, Jan Richardson and husband Evan of Brookeland

Grandchildren:
Tony Walker and wife Becky
Cody Walker and wife Jamie
Victoria Simmons and husband Jake
Savannah, Storm, Noah, Dessie, Ella, and Miah Richardson
Miranda Farmer and husband Jeremy
Ali Fields and Paden
Ami Wiggins

Great-grandchildren: Rylin and Griffin Walker, Aiden and Lincoln Walker, Ezra Simmons, and Eli, Abi, and Mac Fields, Kevin Farmer

Sisters:
Connie Straus
Mary Hutto

A host of nieces, nephews, friends, and extended family members.

Services are under the direction of Mangum Funeral Home, Center, Texas.

04/08/2016

Dewey Glen Luman, November 27, 1930 - April 6, 2016

Visitation will be held from 12:00 noon - 1:00 p.m., Saturday, April 9, 2016 at Pace Stancil Chapel, Cleveland, Texas. Services will follow starting at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, April 9, 2016 at Pace Stancil Chapel, Cleveland, Texas. Interment will follow at Pace Stancil Memorial Rest Gardens, Cleveland, Texas.

He is survived by his sisters Adell Luman Livingston of Center & Sue Luman. He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Patsy, his sons Larry Luman, Bobby Luman & Stephen Luman & daughters, Sharon Smith, & Nancy Keen & by a host of grandchildren, nieces, nephews & firends. 

He was preceded in death by his parents Elmer Luman & Irene Isbell of Center, daughter, Glenda Luman Seibert, sister Odell Luman Samford, brothers Rex Luman, Ray Luman, Royce Luman (of Center), Joe Luman, James Luman & Ken Luman.

Dewey was the owner/operator of Dewey's Feed & Farm Supplies in Cleveland, TX. He grew up in Center & attended Mt. Herman community & served in the military.

04/05/2016

William Wayne Hopkins, 83, of Center, passed away Tuesday, April 5, 2016, in Nacogdoches.

Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Friday, April 8, 2016, at Watson & Sons Funeral Home in Center.  Funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Saturday, April 9, 2016, at Watson & Sons Chapel.  Interment will follow at White Rock Cemetery in Center.

Mr. Hopkins was born February 20, 1933, in Shelby County, to George Hopkins and Ruby Lois Counts Hopkins.  He had great interest in genealogy.  Mr. Hopkins and Wanda was actively involved in White Rock Church, serving as song leader, adult leader and numerous other jobs.  

He is survived by
Wife of 34 years: Wanda Hopkins

Children:
Lois Hopkins Robbins
William Hopkins Jr. and wife, Samira
Julie Boland Hopkins and husband, Donnie
Stephen Hopkins
Synthia Bailey and husband, Weldon

Grandchildren:
Lisa and Joey Rand
Heather and Marc Gula
Paige Angelle
Derrick Hopkins
John Hopkins
William Hopkins
Nicole Hopkins
Christina and Brandon Wood
Tamara Hebert
Justin Whitker and Christina
Holly Ann Hopkins
Dakota Lavon Bailey

11 Great Grandchildren

Numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends

Preceded in death by
Parents: George Hopkins and Ruby Lois Counts Hopkins
Sisters: Ruth Hopkins, Mildred Hopkins Bolden, Georgia Pauline Hopkins Jacobs
Brother-in-law: Paul Bolden, Billy Ray Jacobs
Nephews: James Curtis Tidwell

Online condolences & tributes can be sent at www.watsonandsonsfuneralhome.com

 

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