Obituaries
  • Bonham, Texas -- Funeral services for Robert Edward Williams, 87, of Bonham, Texas will be held 11:00 a.m., Monday, August 31, 2015 at the First Methodist Church in Bonham, Texas with Rev. Dyan Dietz presiding. Burial will follow at Willow Wild Cemetery in Bonham. Family visitation will be held at the church one hour prior to the service.
  • Bonham, Texas -- A funeral service for Millard Lee Allen, Jr. is scheduled at 2:00 p.m. Monday, August 31, 2015 at First United Methodist Church, Bonham, Texas with burial to follow at Willow Wild Cemetery. A reception will follow at the church. Pastor Dyan Dietz will officiate the ceremony. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Lee's life.


  • Celeste, Texas -- A memorial service for Cheryl Deanene Ellison Dockery, 49, of Celeste is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Sunday, August 30, 2015 at the First Baptist Church of Celeste. Brother Charles Wrenn, Brother Shawn Stubblefield and Brother Jim Sherwin will officiate.
  • Bonham, Texas -- Funeral services for Geneva Ray Litrell, 87, of Bonham, Texas will be at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 29, 2015 at Cooper-Sorrells Funeral Home. Minister Eliseo Hinojos will officiate; interment will follow at Willow Wild Cemetery, Bonham, Texas. Family visitation will be Friday, August 28, 2015 at Cooper-Sorrells Funeral Home, Bonham, Texas from 6:00-8:00 p.m.
  • Bonham, Texas -- Services for Palmer Eugene Rayford, 74, of Bonham will be 1:00 p.m. Saturday, August 29, 2015 at First Baptist Church in Bonham, Pastored by Rev. Chase Hinson, Rev. Stuart Courtney, Pastor of Bethlehem Baptist Church of Bonham, officiating. Public viewing will be Friday, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at Scoggins Funeral Home in Van Alstyne. Family Visitation/Wake will be held on Friday, August 28, 2015 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Bonham, Texas. If you would like, please come and share your fondest memories about Palmer with the family from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
  • Greenville, Texas -- Graveside services for Fred Alvin Ward, 85, of Greenville will be held Thursday, August 27, 2015 at 11:30 a.m. at the Dallas-Ft. Worth National Cemetery. A memorial service will be held at 5:00 p.m. Thursday, August 27, 2015 at First Baptist Church Greenville in Greenville, Texas. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, August 26, 2015 from 6:00 till 8:00 p.m. at R.W. Owens & Son Funeral Home in Wolfe City, Texas.
  • Van Alstyne, Texas -- Graveside services for Lillian Clio Tate, 94, of Van Alstyne will be held at 3:00 p.m. Saturday at Austin Memorial Park in Austin, Texas. Pat Thomas will officiate.
  • Bonham, Texas --- Graveside services for Amber "Diane" Perry, 67, will be held at 11:00 a.m., August 29, 2015 at Hilger Cemetery, located on 82 East, Fannin County. Rev. Joseph Wayne Yates will officiate. The family will receive friends, Friday, August 28 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Wise Funeral Home, 219 W Sam Rayburn Dr., Bonham, TX 75418. There will be a viewing on Saturday morning August 29, from 9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
  • Van Alstyne, Texas -- Memorial services for Joy Faye Dickerson, 83, of Van Alstyne will be held 7:00 p.m. Wednesday, August 26, 2015 at Scoggins Funeral Home in Van Alstyne with Rev. Mark Fletcher officiating. Family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, prior to service.
  • Anna, Texas -- Graveside services for Joe Wayne Duer, 78, of Anna will be held at 4:00 p.m. Tuesday at Elm Grove Cemetery in Anna.
  • Honey Grove, Texas -- Funeral services for Charlie Floyd Page, 88, of Nevada, Texas will be held at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, August 25, 2015 at the Cooper-Sorrells Funeral Home Chapel in Honey Grove, Texas with Rev. Glynn Davis officiating. Interment will follow at the Forest Grove Cemetery in Telephone, Texas. Visitation for family & friends will be Monday Aug. 24 from 6:00 8:00 p.m. at Cooper-Sorrells Funeral Home in Honey Grove.
  • Bonham, Texas -- Funeral services for Alma Eudeen Harrison, 84, of Bonham, Texas will be at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 22, 2015 at Elwood Baptist Church. Dr. Randy McBroom will officiate, interment will follow at Forest Grove Cemetery. Family visitation will be from 6:00-8:00 p.m. on Friday, August 21, 2015 at Cooper-Sorrells Funeral Home, Bonham, Texas.
  • Melissa, Texas -- A Funeral Mass for Florinda Teresita Sanchez, 59, of Melissa will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday at the Holy Family Catholic Church in Van Alstyne. Burial will follow in the Van Alstyne Cemetery. Rosary will be said at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday at Scoggins Funeral Home in Van Alstyne.
  • Leonard, Texas -- A memorial service for Randy Joe Ross, 63, of Leonard is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Saturday, August 22, 2015 at the First Baptist Church of Leonard. Brother Denny Gorena will officiate.
  • Bonham, Texas -- Memorial services for Ewart "Kit" (Doc) Gladstone Carney, Jr., 90, of Bonham, Texas have been scheduled for 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, August 23, 2015 at Cooper-Sorrells Funeral Home, Bonham, Texas.