Fort Worth Star-Telegram from Fort Worth, Texas - (2023)

www star-telegram com 1 OBITUARIES Thursday January 1J ZUUb 1 1JB Paul Joseph McDonald Fox of Weatherford Carolyn Bell of Azle Rebecca Moseley of Mineral Wells and Mary Frances Stewart of Weatherford sons Asa Lee Moseley of Bridgeport and Edward Lee Moseley of Hastings Neb sister Correne White of DeLeon five grandchildren and one great-grandchild Galbreatth Pickard Funeral Chapel Weatherford (817)594 2747 Allen Oredson Haltom City Northwest Hills United Methodist Church in Austin or to a charity of choice Bernice was bom Sept 7 1 909 in Tarrant County near the then-small community of Euless She lived most of her adult life in Fort Worth where she was variously employed as a homemaker a department store salesperson and a blueprint clerk for a helicopter manufacturer Bernice was a member of the Highland Park Methodist Church later of the St Luke's United Methodist Church in Haltom City and also a member of the Order of the Eastern Star In 1996 she moved to Austin to live with her son and daughter-in-law and became a member of Northwest Hills United Methodist Church The final years of her life were spent at the retirement and nursing Center in Austin She was preceded in death by her first husband Hugh Booher and her second husband James Standley parents James and Agnes Jones sister Ouida Jones Hardgrove and brother Macon Jones Survivors: Son Harold Booher and wife Patncia grandsons James Booher and Douglas Booher and his son Gareth and wife Maria Cristina and their sons Paul and William niece Nelda Holland and nephews Dwain Jones and Michael Hardgrove Mount Olivet Funeral Home 2301 Sylvania Ave (817)831-0511 Juliette Stewart BENBROOK Juliette Stewart 86 a retired school teacher died Tuesday Jan 11 2005 in Benbrook Graveside service: 10 30 a Monday in Oconee Hill Cemetery Athens Ga Juliette was bom Aug 27 1918 in Fayetteville She was preceded in death by her husband John Stewart Survivors: Daughter Mary Scott Daniel son John Stewart Hawkins Funeral Home Bridgeport (940)683 2211 Irene Hayman Williams OLNEY Irene Hayman Williams 98 a homemaker died Tuesday Jan 1 1 2005 in Olney Funeral: 2pm Friday at Lunn Funeral Home Chapel Bunal Restland Cemetery Memorials: Southside Baptist Church or Solaris Hospice Survivors: Daughter Clara Palmer Reeves of Olney son Gamell Hayman of Wichita Falls sister Viola Haley of Granbury brother Ray Bradshaw ot Denton nine grandchildren 17 greatgrandchildren and 19 great-great-grandchndren Lunn Fur erai Home Olney (940) 564 5533 Elizabeth Claire Crenshaw Wright HURST Elizabeth Claire Crenshaw Wnght 87 a retired secretary died Tuesday Jan 11 2005 in North Richland Hills Funeral: 2pm Fnday at Rutledge-Jones Funeral Home Chapel Burial Fairy Cemetery Elizabeth Claire Crenshaw Wright was bom May 29 1 91 7 in Fort Worth She was retired from Tarrant County and also retired from Wilson Adhesives where she was a secretary She married Woodrow Wright on Nov 22 1949 He preceded her in death on May 20 1983 She was a native of Fort Worth and had also lived in Carlton and Glen Rose where she and her husband raised hay and cattle She graduated from Central High School in 1 935 Survivors: Son Jim Wright of Azle daughters Ann Wright of Henderson Colo and Kathleen Dyess of Dallas sister Mary Behl of Richland Hills six grandchildren 11 greatgrandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren Rutledge Jones Funeral Home Hico (254) 796-4722 Robert Young American and abroad He will be remembered as a loving husband and father a fun-loving friend and an avid golfer as well as for his love of traveling He was diligent hardworking friendly and fiesty Survivors: Daughters Eilleen Thomas and her husband Thomas and Karen Kae Thomas grandson Kerry Thomas brother-in-law Edwin Cherry Holleman nephew James Springer and his wife Katie nieces Lexie Fisher Paula Wells and her husband Hugh Judy Kelly and Lois Beard numerous great-nieces and great nephews cousins Martha Elizabeth Jefferson and Susan Hammonds and devoted friends Larry Howard and Amy Gilbert Thompson Harveson 8 Cole Funeral Home 702 Eighth Ave (817)336 0345 Rosie Mae Tiggs EULESS Rosie Mae Tiggs 74 a retired nurses aide passed away Sunday Jan 9 2005 in Bedford Funeral: 11am Saturday in Foust Son Memorial Chapel Burial Parker Cemetery in Grapevine Visitation noon to 4 Friday at the funeral home Survivors: Husband Eddie Tiggs children Yvonne Wilson JoAnne Tarrant and Eddie Brewer 17 grandchildren 47 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild Foust Son Funeral Directors Grapevine (817)481 2525 Blanche Mae Tucker NOCONA Blanche Mae Tucker 92 died Tuesday Jan 11 2005 at a Wichita Falls nursing home Funeral: 1 Friday at Jerry Woods Funeral Home Burial Nocona Cemetery Visitation 6 30 to 7 30 Thursday at the funeral home Blanche Mae Tucker was born Jan 19 1912 in Earlsboro Okla Survivors: Daughter-in-law Anna Tucker sister Ruth Davis three grandchildren three great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchil-dren Jerry Woods Funeral Home Nocona (940) 825 3285 Billy Wallace BENBROOK Billy Wallace 51 a secretary with Coombs Land Survey passed away Tuesday Jan 112005 in Fort Worth Funeral: 11 am Friday at Win-scott Road Funeral Chapel 1001 Win-scott Rd Benbrook Burial Benbrook Cemetery Mrs Billy Wallace was born May 28 1953 in Cheyenne Wyo Survivors: Loving husband of 26 years Terry Wallace daughter Sherri Walters of Fort Worth and son Eric Wallace of Benbrook Winscott Road Funeral Home Benbrook (817)249 1177 Gentry Washington (Floyd) Anna Bell Allen and Kattie Burton 10 grandchildren and eight greatgrandchildren Gregory Spencer Funeral Directors 4000 Milter Ave (817)531 8666 Louise Rodenberg NORTH RICHLAND HILLS Louise Rodenberg 78 a homemaker died Monday Jan 10 2005 at a local hospital Memorial: 2pm Friday at the Men-nomte Church 902 Adams Enid Okla Survivors: Daughter Sharon Rodenberg brother Walter Farr and wife Mary nieces Janice Joy and Debbie Farr and nephew Michael Farr Lucas and Thompson Funeral Directors Grapevine (817)488 7566 Corine Shiflett CLEBURNE Corine Shiflett 104 a homemaker died Wednesday Jan 12 2005 in Cleburne Funeral: 2pm Fnday at the United Presbytenan Church Bunal Rose Hill Cemetery Memorials: United Presbyterian Church 1510 Westhill Drive Cleburne She was preceded in death by husband Shiflett Sr one son and one grandson Survivors: Sons Shiflett Jr and the Rev James Shiflett seven grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren Crosier Pearson Mayfield Funeral Home Cleburne (817)645-4311 Jessie Thomas Shults CUERO Jessie Thomas Shults died Sunday Jan 9 2005 at age 87 after a bnef illness Memorial service: will be held later and will be announced by Freund Funeral Home in Cuero (361 275-2343 Memorials: charity of choice Jessie Goree Thomas was born June 16 1917 in Navasota She married Thomas Shults in 1 938 and supported his career while raising three sons After spending 12 years in New Jersey she returned to Fort Worth in 1959 when her husband was promoted to the presidency of Mid-Continent Supply Co His business success was a joint venture in which she played a key role Upon retirement they divided their time between Green Valley Anz and Baja California returning to take up full-time residence in Cuero in 1988 Her husband died in 1997 She was a world-class seamstress big game fisher-woman hostess and blackjack devotee She was preceded in death by a son Sidney and a grandchild Survivors: Sons Thomas and Robert sister Anna brother Bill and six grandchildren Freund Funeral Home Cuero (361)275 2343 Catherine Smith FORT WORTH Catherine Smith 68 a retired maid died Tuesday Jan 11 2005 at a Fort Worth hospital Graveside service: Noon Friday in Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery Visitation 7 to 8 Thursday at Ferguson Como Funeral Home Catherine Smith was born Feb 3 1936 in Crawford Ala Ferguson Como Funeral Home 5301 Wellesley Ave (8171738 0131 Shirley Jean Smith HALTOM CITY Shirley Jean Smith program director for Tarrant Area Food Bank died Wednesday Jan 5 2005 in a weather-related automobile accident near Vernon She was 54 She was taking warm clothes and blankets to Taos Pubelo in New Mexico a trip she normally made each year before Christmas Memorial service: 2pm Saturday at Tarrant Area Food Bank Memorials: The family asks that in lieu of flowers donations be made in memory of Shirley Smith to Tarrant Area Food Bank 2600 Cullen Fort Worth Texas 76107 or Middle Road PO Box 871 Taos 87571 Middle Road is a nonprofit organization to assist in the needs of those living in Taos Pueblo Survivors: Husband Ron Smith of Haltom City daughters Julie Duncan of Euless and Amanda White of Haltom City sisters Kay Darnell of Ponder and Debbie Edg-ington of Southlake stepson Steve Smith of Leander stepdaughters Sandra Clark Joshua and Trish Moss of Bedford seven grandchildren two nieces and two nephews Bernice Booher Standley AUSTIN Bernice Booher Standley 95 passed away Monday Jan 10 2005 at an Austin care center Graveside service: 2pm Saturday in Mount Olivet Cemetery Memorials: In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to St Luke United Methodist Church in FORT WORTH Paul IpsP Joseph McDonald 66 a counselor died Sunday Jan 9 2005 at a Fort Worth hospice Funeral: 10 am Saturday at Shannon Rose Hill Funeral Chapel Pastor Parley Cobem and Dr Willhite will officiate Burial Shannon Rose Hill Cemetery Mr McDonald will lie in state from noon to 9 Fnday with a family visitation from 6 to 8 Memorials: In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made to University Park Church 3228 Collinsworth Fort Worth Texas 76107 where the Paul Joseph McDonald Memorial Hospitality Room is being developed or the VITAS Hospice chan-table fund at Baylor All Saints Hospital in Fort Worth Mr McDonald was a graduate of Polytechnic High School He graduated from Texas Chnstian University in 1 961 where he was a member of Sigma Chi Fraternity In 1963 he received his MBA in finance from Texas Christian University He served as an assistant professor at Tarrant County Junior College Later he worked as a counselor for the Salvation Army He was a volunteer for Tarrant County Harvest Southwest Aid Alliance and SCORE He was a member and greeter of University Park Church in Fort Worth Survivors: Mr McDonald is survived by his sons Wynn Paul McDonald and wife Leslie of Saginaw Mich and Atwood McDonald II of Fort Worth granddaughter Heather Lynn McDonald of Lansing Mich and sisters Myrna Jacobs of El Paso and Marilyn Liqon of Katy Shannon Hose Hill Funeral Chapel 7301 Lancaster (817)451 3333 Elsie Florine Monroe BURLESON Elsie Florine Monroe 75 a retired cafeteria employee for Burleson ISD went to be with the Lord Tuesday Jan 11 2005 at a local hospice house Funeral: 10 am Fnday at Bethesda Baptist Church Burial Bethesda Cemetery Visitation 6 to 8 Thursday at the funeral home Elsie Flonne Monroe retired from the Burleson ISD as a cafeteria employee after 20 years of devoted service She was a member of Bethesda Baptist Church Survivors: Sons Mark Monroe and George Monroe daughter Brenda Kilpatnck and husband Pat grandsons Jason and Justin Kilpatnck and Lloyd Monroe granddaughter Christie Lambert great-grandchildren Caden Blaine Kilpatrick Jonthan Lambert Magan Lambert and Tylar Monroe sisters Lois McLarry Betty Gooding Mary Karle Helen Kipp Frances Pilgrim and Jimmy Marsh brother Joe McLarry and countless nieces and nephews Laurel Land Funeral Home Burleson (817)295-5211 Martin Moore FORT WORTH Martin Moore 66 passed away Tuesday Dec 28 2004 Memorial service: 7pm Fnday Jan 14 at St Thomas Catholic Church Memorials: In lieu of flowers memonals may be made to St Thomas the Apostle food pantry 2920 Azle Ave Fort Worth 761 06-4909 St Labre Indian School Ashland Mont 59004-1001 Chnstian Appalachian Project Development Office PO Box 511 Lancaster Ky 4044-0511 Mr Moore's full obituary ran Sunday Jan 2 in the Star-Telegram and can be found at www legacy com or wwwdfwcom WEATHERFORD Bobby Lee Moseley 78 a retired welder died Tuesday Jan 11 2005 at a Weatherford nursing center Funeral: 11am Thursday at Gal-breaith Pickard Funeral Chapel Bunal 2 in Alameda Cemetery near Ranger Mr Moseley was a member of the Church of Chnst and was a veteran He was preceded in death by a son Wilbur Ray Edwards and a brother Bill Moseley i Survivors: Wife Mary Moseley of Weatherford daughters Billie Evalyn Iflpsi BURLESON Allen Ea Oredson 74 a retired Air If Force master sergeant died 1 Tuesday Jan 112005 in Fort Worth Funeral: 2pm Friday in Laurel Land Chapel of Chimes Bunal Laurel Land Memorial Park of Fori Worth Visitation 6 to 8 Thursday at Laurel Land Funeral Home Allen was born March 3 1930 in Minneapolis Minn to the late Olaf and Ruth Oredson He loved airplanes and enjoyed hunting fishing and traveling He was prevously employed by Spinks Airport and MidWay Aerocenter A'len was a member of First United Methodist Church of Burleson Survivors: Those left to cherish his memory are his wife of 53 years Billie sons Kirk Oredson and wife Cindy of Fort Worth and Kevin Oredson and wife Paula of Burleson daughter Karen Bentley and husband Mark of Arlington grandchildren Stacy Nicholas and wife Tracy Dustin Jerren and wife Ash-lee and Nicole and fiance Shane great-grandson Ayden brother Robert Oredson and wife Jeannette of Bloomington Minn and sisters Joanne Morey of Minneapolis and Janet Kimrey and husband Millard of Abilene Laurel Land Funeral Home 7100 Crowley Road (817) 293 1350 Dennis Charles Reed GRAND PRAIRIE Dennis Charles Reed 59 a beloved husband father and friend passed away Friday Jan 7 2005 at his home in Grand Praine following a long and courageous battle with cancer Memorial service: 1 Saturday at Arlington Funeral Home Chapel Memorials: In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Dennis Reed Memonal Fund co Scottish Rite Hospital for Children 2222 Welborn Street Dallas Texas 7521 9 Dennis was born Nov 1 9 1 945 in Bronx He owned the Elm Fork (Winchester) Public Shooting Range in Dallas He was a veteran of the Air Force a 32nd degree Mason life member of the A and Texas State Rifle Association Dennis was preceded in death by his father Charles Reed in 1995 Survivors: Wife Denise Reed daughters Jennifer Reed-Mentesana and husband Charles Jr of Dallas Brandy Cone of Euless brother Sean Reed and wife Jamie of Winnsboro and aunts Dons I Reed of Grand Praine and Janet Reed of British Columbia Arlington Funeral Home 1221 Division St (817) 548 1791 RV Robinson RANGER Robinson 89 a retired grocer died Tuesday Jan 11 2005 in Eastland Funeral: was at 2 Wednesday at First Baptist Church in Ranger Burial Evergreen Cemetery Mr Robinson was bom in Gorman to Matt and Docia Patterson Robinson He married Doris Mitchell on April 17 1938 who preceded him in death in 1 989 He later married Zoma Edmonds on April 25 1991 who preceded him in death in June 2004 He was also preceded by his son Robby Robinson and sister Genova Aishman Mr Robinson was a member of First Baptist Church He owned and managed grocery stores most of his life Survivors: His daughter and her husband Ann and Fred Cross of Snyder son Jim Robinson of Fort Worth stepson Kyge Edmonds and wife Shelia of Garland stepdaughter Edwena Fitzgerald of Longview and many grandchildren and great grandchildren Edwards Funeral Home Ranger (254)647 1133 Sidney Lenair Robinson Sr FORT WORTH Sidney Lenair Robinson Sr 74 a construction worker passed away Sunday Jan 2 2005 at a local hospital Funeral: 11 am Saturday Jan 15 in Pauline Minor Memorial Chapel at Gregory Spencer Funeral Directors Burial Cedar Hill Memorial Park Visitation You may visit Sidney noon to 8 Friday Jan 14 at the funeral home with the family present 7 to 8 Survivors: Wife Martha Robinson children Sidney Robinson Jr and Ella Mae Vaughn stepdaughter Belinda Roquemore (Donnie) brothers George Robinson (Fannie) and Leslie Robinson sisters Letha Payne WHITE SETTLEMENT Talkington 86 passed away Monday Jan 10 2005 at home Graveside service: 10 am Thursday in Laurel Land Memorial Park of Fort Worth Mr Talkington was born Aug 11 1 91 8 to A and Ida Talkington in Valiant Okla He was a retired volunteer firefighter for the White Settlement Volunteer Fire Department loved to hunt and fish He was a loving father and grandfather and never met a stranger He was preceded in death by his wife Hattie a daughter Patsy Sherwood granddaughter Dawn Deponte and son-in-law James Cordes Survivors: Daughter Judy Cordes grandchildren Jimmy Dean Sherwood and George Deponte III and great-grandchildren Jason Deponte Justin Cordes Wesley Byrd Ashley Lowery and Leslie Cordes Laurel land Funeral Home 7100 Crowley Road (817)293 1350 James Thomas FORT WORTH James Thomas 83 a retired salesman died Tuesday Jan 112005 at a local care center Funeral: 11am Friday in the Drawing Room of Harve-son Cole Burial Mount Olivet Cemetery Visitation 5 to 7 Thursday at Thompson's Harveson Cole Memorials: Donations may be made in his honor to a memorial fund at Rosen Heights Baptist Church or Community Hospice of Texas Tommy was born Oct 4 1921 to Benjamin Franklin and Zona Little Thomas in Malakoff He was a resident of Fort Worth for the last 83 years He graduated from Diamond Hill-Jarvis High School in 1939 and worked in the Civilian Conservation Corps during the Depression Soon thereafter he served in the Army during World War II Tommy worked as a regional manager for Reliable Life Insurance retiring after 35 years His wife Martha Virginia Holleman Thomas preceded him in death June 25 2004 Prior to her death they enjoyed traveling together across FORT WORTH Gentry Washington 80 died Friday Jan 7 2005 at a Fort Worth hospital Funeral: 11 am Saturday at Como First Missionary Baptist Church 5228 Goodman St Burial Skyvue Memorial Gardens Visitation 7 to 8 Friday at Como First Baptist Church 5228 Goodman St Gentry Washington was born Oct 9 1924 in Tyler He was a custodian with the Fort Worth ISD and retired after 30 years of service Survivors: Wife Jessie Washington sons Michael Washington and Gary Washington sisters Evelyn Buf-fin and Bernice Jones four grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends Belton Funeral Home 5137 Bonnell Ave (817)738 0987 L-rr- FORT WORTH Robert Wm Young 68 a longtime resident of Fort Worth passed away Sunday Jan 9 2005 following a bnef illness Funeral: 3 30 Thursday in Greenwood Chapel with Dr Robert Mullen of Westworth Church of Chnst officiating Burial Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery in Dallas Memorials: Vitas Hospice 2501 Parkview Drive Suite 600 Fort Worth Texas 76102 Bob was born April 5 1936 in Belleville Kan At the age of 18 he joined the Air Force and started his 23-year distinguished career as a bomb navigation technician He met the love of his life "Lola" in 1965 and marned Settling in Texas he retired from the Air Force and worked for the Postal Service He spent his glory days volun-teenng with Westworth Village Citizens Patrol and the White Settlement Senior Center He belonged to the American Legion Post 569 Traveling around the world became a passion and he and Lola made lifelong fnends through these travels Survivors: Loving wife Lola daughters Evelyne Kirschner and husband Senju Viviane Lollis and Bernadette Young and husband Ricardo sons John Lollis and wife Pam and David Young and wife Lisa grandchildren Alexander Kirschner Melisty Can-others Christine Wagner John Sturgess Brandon Wright Kristin Young Stephanie Lollis Mary Dubrowski James Lol-lis and Bobby Young and two greatgrandchildren Greenwood Funeral Home 3100 White Settlement Road (817) 336 0584 Cemetery Lots GREENWOOD LIVE Oaks sec 2 lots dbl enternment $4000 (479) 420 8464 GREENWOOD Mt Olivet 1 2 lots $2100e 817 626 8483 or 956 585 5058 GREENWOOD 2 lots Garden of Love $2100 each 2 plots 817 613 9999 MOUNT OLIVE 2 plots Meditation $1 800 ea 81 7 626 9576 MT OLIVET 2 choice lots reasonable (254) 883 5079 1-13 04 by (hat and think SPACES Crypts Major Cemeteries Value 817 282 7050 jl 1 Plot "Garden of tJs Faith" 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