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October 22, 2014 RSS feed / Obituaries

(SGM) RETIRED JOEL V. MASON

Sergeant Major (SGM) Retired Joel V. Mason, 93, of Jonesboro, Ga. died Oct. 15. He was born in Alto on Aug. 19, 1921, to Otha Lee and Joel Howard Mason. Mr. More...

SAMUEL (SAM) SANFORD

Funeral for Samuel (Sam) Sanford, 82, of Jacksonville was at 2 p.m. Sunday at Autry Funeral Home chapel with the Rev. Larry Barker and the Rev. Greg Parsons officiating. Burial was in Resthaven Memorial Park. Mr. Sanford died Thursday, Oct. More...

STEPHEN MICHAEL BALLEW

Graveside service for Stephen Michael Ballew, 62, of Rusk was at 4 p.m. Friday, Oct. 17, at Pleasant Grove Cemetery with Rev. Don Copeland officiating. Mr. Ballew died Oct. 14 at his residence. He was born Dec. 1, 1951, in Jacksonville. Mr. More...

Howard Ray (Pawpaw) Tyer

Funeral for Howard Ray (Pawpaw) Tyer, 82, of Alto will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 26 in the Hilltop Baptist Church with the Rev. Greg Megill officiating. Burial will be in Shiloh Cemetery. More...

Obit: Rick Largent

A memorial service for Rick Largent, 70, former Rusk High School head football coach and athletic director, will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25, at the First United Methodist Church in Farmersville with Tom Waitschies officiating. More...

Obit: Jim Whitaker Jr.

Funeral  for Jim Whitaker Jr., 54, of Nacogdoches will be at noon Saturday at  the Linwood Baptist Church with Minister William Martin King officiating.  Burial will be in the Linwood Cemetery. More...

ROBERT D. (BOB) BRANNON

Funeral for Robert D. (Bob) Brannon, 80, of Rusk was at 10 a.m. Monday at the Rusk Church of Christ with Robby Arrington officiating. Burial was in the Henry Cemetery. Mr. Brannon died Friday in Tyler. More...

LINDA PATRICK DUBOIS

Graveside service for Linda Patrick Dubois, 68, of Rusk was at 2 p.m. Sunday at Providence Cemetery with Kevin Kimbrell officiating. Mrs. Dubois died Oct. 16 at her home in Rusk. She was born Sept. 6, 1946, to the late Sylvester and Altha Patrick. More...

JOE LEE (J.L.) PYLE JR.

Visitation for Joe Lee (J.L.) Pyle Jr., 80, was held at O.T. Allen Funeral Home from 11 a.m-1 p.m. Saturday. A graveside service followed at 1:30 p.m. at the Lynches Chapel Cemetery with the Rev. Roger Blackburn officiating. More...

WANDA WESTBROOK NORMAN

Memorial service for Wanda Westbrook Norman, 72, of Rusk was at 6 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 16, at the Rusk Church of Christ. Mrs. Norman died Oct. 14. She was born April 10, 1942, to the late Jonas and Bessie Westbrook. More...

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