Obituaries
  • Bonham, Texas -- Graveside services for Alene Barker, 85, of Bonham, Texas will be held at 10:00 a.m., on Thursday, July 24, 2014 at Willow Wild Cemetery in Bonham, TX. Bro. James Siegler will officiate the service. Family will receive friends beginning at 9:00 a.m. at Willow Wild Cemetery prior to service.
  • Honey Grove, Texas -- Funeral services for Daniel Clifton Banker, 59, will be 2:00 p.m. Thursday, July 24, 2014 at Self’s Church of Christ and burial will follow at Allens Point Cemetery. Mr. Jeff Edwards and Mr. Preston Boles will be officiating. Mr. Mark Newhouse will lead singing. The family will receive friends Wednesday evening 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Cooper-Sorrells Funeral Home in Honey Grove.
  • ***image1:left**Van Alstyne, Texas -- Memorial services for James P. Fielder, III, 78, of Van Alstyne will be held 2:00 p.m. Thursday, July 24, 2014 at First United Methodist Church in Van Alstyne. A nephew, Dr. Robert Jeffress, pastor of First Baptist Church in Dallas, and Rev. Scott Holcomb-McLain pastor of First Methodist Church in Van Alstyne, will conduct memorial services. Interment will follow in the Van Alstyne Cemetery.
  • Whitewright, Texas -- Graveside services for Johnnie England, 85, will be Friday, July 25, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at Oak Hill Cemetery in Whitewright, Texas. Reverend Frank Rahm will officiate. Family visitation will be Thursday, July 24, 2014 from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Mullican-Little Funeral Home in Bells/Savoy, Texas.
  • Leonard, Texas -- Funeral services for Madella Hicks, Wilkins, 76, of Leonard are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home in Leonard. Charles Wrenn will officiate. Burial will be in Leonard Cemetery.
  • Leonard, Texas -- Funeral services for Jacob Joseph Butler, 3 month old Leonard resident, are scheduled for 3:00 p.m. Sunday, July 27, 2014 at the First Assembly of God at Leonard. Sister Linda Aaron will officiate. Burial will be in the Pike Cemetery. Family visitation will be from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Saturday, July 26, 2014 at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Chapel in Leonard.
  • Van Alstyne, Texas -- Graveside services for Guy Lynn McFarland, 61, of Van Alstyne will be held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at Elm Grove Cemetery in Anna. The family will receive friends from 1:00 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. Wednesday at Scoggins Funeral Home in Van Alstyne. In lieu of flowers please donate to the Team Conner childhood cancer foundation.
  • Bonham, Texas -- A memorial life celebration for Vincent Earl Blust, 98, of Bonham will be held at some time in the future.
  • Van Alstyne, Texas -- Graveside services for Rev. David E. Kuykendall, 84, of Dallas will be held 11:00 a.m. Sunday, July 20, 2014 at the Elm Grove Cemetery in Anna. Rev. Jerry Halbrook will officiate.
  • McKinney, Texas -- Funeral Services for Ricardo Escamilla Jr., 83, of McKinney will be 1:00 p.m., Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at the Holy Family Catholic Church in Van Alstyne, with burial following at the Van Alstyne Cemetery. Family will receive friends 5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Monday prior to the rosary service which will begin at 7:00 p.m., Monday July 21, 2014 at the Scoggins Funeral Home in Van Alstyne.
  • Van Alstyne, Texas -- Funeral services for Jessie L. (Stevens) Burk, 91, are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Monday, July 21, 2014 at Scoggins Funeral Home in Van Alstyne, Texas. Family visitation will be at 1:00 pm prior to the funeral. Brother Jim Poole will officiate the service and burial will follow in the Van Alstyne Cemetery.
  • Celeste, Texas -- Funeral services for Ruby Kathryn Alderson Miller, 83, of Celeste are scheduled for 10:00 a.m. Saturday, July 19, 2014 at the First United Methodist Church of Celeste. Burial will be in the Celeste/Hogeye Cemetery. Family visitation will be from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Friday, July 18, 2014 at the Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Chapel in Leonard.
  • Ector, Texas -- Funeral services for James Griffin Cox, III, 60, of Ector are set for 11:00 a.m., Saturday, July 19, 2014 at the Ector Baptist Church in Ector, Texas with Reverend Morris Cook officiating and burial at Randolph Cemetery following the church service. The family will receive friends at the Mullican-Little Funeral Home in Bells/Savoy from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Friday, July 18, 2014.
  • Bonham, Texas -- Memorial services for Judith Esther Pasch, 74, of Bonham, will be held at 3:00 p.m. Monday, July 21, 2014 in Wise Funeral Home Chapel. Chaplain Jerry Newton will officiate. Inurnment will be in Carson Cemetery in Ector, Texas. The family will receive friends at Wise Funeral Home from 2:00 p.m. until service time, Monday.
  • Bonham, Texas -- A family gathering will take place at Wise Funeral Home from 2:00 to 3:00 pm Saturday, July 12, 2014 for Grace Maxine “Mickey” Nielson, 70, of Bonham. A memorial tribute will be presented by Terry Paul Cunningham. Family and friends are welcome.