Obituaries
  • Leonard, Texas -- A graveside service for Mrs. Geneva Mae McLain Cartwright, 73, of Leonard is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Monday, November 3, 2014 at the Leonard Cemetery. Pastor Mike Davis and Pastor Jimmy Jackson will officiate. Burial will be in the Leonard Cemetery. Family visitation will be Sunday, November 2, 2014 from 3:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Chapel in Leonard.
  • Bonham, Texas -- Graveside services for Ricky Earl Riley, 61, of Ravenna, Texas will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 1, 2014 at Willow Wild Cemetery, in Bonham, Texas. Pastor Henry Shelton will officiate. Family visitation will be from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. on Friday, October 31, 2014 at Cooper-Sorrells Funeral Home, Bonham, Texas.
  • Honey Grove, Texas -- E.A. Woody Austin, 68, of Honey Grove, Texas died at his home on Sunday, October 26, 2014. A private family memorial will be held at a later date.
  • Lannius Community, Fannin County -- A funeral Mass for William Edward “Willie” Washerlesky, 92, of the Lannius Community of Fannin County, will be held at 2:30 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014 at St. Elizabeth’s Catholic Church in Bonham under the direction of Wise Funeral Home. Pastor Arturo J. Molina will officiate. Burial will follow in Smyrna Cemetery. A wake will be held at 1:00 p.m., Thursday in Wise Funeral Home Chapel.
  • Bells, Texas -- Graveside services for Cynthia Loretta 'Cindy' Carr, 56, will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, October 29, 2014 in Elm Grove Cemetery in Westminster, Texas. Reverend Bill Neal, Jr. will officiate. Cindy’s family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 28, 2014 at Mullican-Little Funeral Home in Bells/Savoy, Texas.
  • Ector, Texas -- Graveside services for Jerry Edward Smith, 78, of Ector, will be held at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, October 30, 2014 at Willow Wild Cemetery in Bonham, Texas. Pastor David Murphy will officiate. The family will receive friends at Wise Funeral Home from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Wednesday night October 29, 2014.

  • Honey Grove, Texas -- Gordon Lee Shetler, 89 of Honey Grove, Texas passed away October 23, 2014 at his residence, surrounded by his loving family in the Allens Chapel Community.
  • Gunter, Texas -- Graveside services for Brenda Cooper, 54, of Gunter will be held at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, October, 28, 2014 at Whitaker Cemetery in Gunter. Rev. Dennis Garner will officiate.
  • Van Alstyne, Texas -- Graveside services for Imogene (Jean) Whitfield Miller, 80, of Van Alstyne will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, October 26, 2014 at Van Alstyne Cemetery. Rev. Gary Gibbs will officiate. The family will receive friends from noon to 1:45 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Services are under the direction of Scoggins Funeral Home in Van Alstyne.
  • Van Alstyne, Texas -- Graveside services for Helen Cannon, 96, of Van Alstyne will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, October 25, 2014 at the Van Alstyne Cemetery with Mark Bushor officiating.
  • Bonham, Texas -- Funeral services for Carolyn Sue Deal, 54, of Bonham, will be held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, October 24. 2014 at Northside Church of Christ in Bonham. Weldon Flemings will officiate. Burial will follow in Gates Hill Cemetery in Bonham. Family will receive friends at Wise Funeral Home from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Thursday, October 23, 2014.
  • Bonham, Texas -- Graveside services for Peggy Jane Pannell, age 79 of Ravenna, Texas will be at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, October 24, 2014 at Brown Cemetery. Pastor Cody Nelson will officiate. Family visitation will be on Thursday, October 23, 2014 at Cooper-Sorrells Funeral Home from 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • Melissa, Texas -- Funeral services for Brittany Leigh Wortham, 22, of Melissa will be 3:00 p.m. Sunday, October 26, 2014 at the Kings Trail Cowboy Church with Jason Norton, and Jim Jake Templin officiating. Burial will follow at Highland Cemetery. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Scoggins Funeral Home in Van Alstyne.
  • Celina, Texas -- A memorial service for Evelyn Ruth "Ruthie" Prince, 80, of Celina will be held Saturday, October 25, 2014 starting at 1:00 p.m. at the First Baptist Church in Celina, where she was a member. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Scoggins Funeral Home in Van Alstyne.
  • Leonard, Texas -- Funeral services for Mrs. Dortha Marie Brookins Reeves, 90, of Leonard are scheduled for 10:00 a.m. Friday, October 24, 2014 at Leonard Church of Christ. Bob Lewis and Charles Wrenn will officiate. Burial will be in Arledge Ridge Cemetery near Bonham. Family visitation will be from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Thursday, October 23, 2014 at the Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Chapel at Leonard.