Obituaries

CHANCE BATES
Funeral for Chance (Bulldog) Bates, 22, of Rusk, will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Rusk First United Methodist Church with the Rev. Clifford Taylor officiating. Burial...
MELBA MARIE SINCLAIR
Funeral for Melba Marie Sinclair, 65, of Rusk will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Autry Funeral Home chapel with the Rev. Don Copeland and the Rev. Odis Bryan officiating....
VIRGINIA TAYLOR
Funeral for Virginia Taylor, 73, of Alto, will be at 3 p.m. Saturday at the Linwood Baptist Church with the Rev. Declois Johnston officiating. Burial will be in Linwood...
ALMA RODGERS ALMA RODGERS
Graveside service for Alma Rose Burnett Rodgers, 93, of Pearland, will be at 2 p.m. Friday, March 2, at Providence Cemetery with the Rev. Max Brand...


ROBBIE NELL SLOAN
Memorial service for Robbie Nell Sloan, 74, Wells, was at 1 p.m. Sunday at Gipson Funeral Home, Lufkin, with the Rev. Billy Jackson officiating. Mrs. Sloan was born Dec....
DORIS L. ALWELL
Funeral for Doris L. Alwell, 73, of Jacksonville was at 10 a.m. Saturday at Thompson Funeral Home chapel with the Rev. Clifford Taylor and the Rev. Jan Pate officiating....
ROSEMARY HOLMAN DIERS
Funeral for RosemaryHolman Diers, 59, of Jacksonville, was at 10 a.m. Saturday at Autry Funeral Home chapel with the Rev. Newton Hambrick officiating. Burial was in Still...
CARLIE C. SHAFER
Graveside service for Carlie C. Shafer, 73, of Rusk was at 4 p.m. Friday, Feb. 23, at Cedar Hill Cemetery with the Rev. Lee Welch officiating under the direction of...
RONALD (BUBBA) TOLES JR.
Funeral for Ronald (Bubba) Toles Jr., 12, of Chandler, was at 2 p.m. Friday at Calvary Baptist Church in Brownsboro with Ken Otwell officiating. Burial was in Edom Cemetery...
CARRIE B. CARTWRIGHT LACY
Funeral for Carrie B. Cartwright Lacy, 94, of Jacksonville was at 11 a.m. Feb. 22 in the Sweet Union Baptist Church with her grandsons, the Rev. Ulysses McCarvin and the...
GENE HENDRY
Graveside service for Gene Hendry, 76, was at 2 p.m. Friday at Resthaven Memorial Park with the Rev. Trampus Black officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of...
BOBBIE DELL HOLCOMB SMITH
Funeral for Bobbie Dell Holcomb Smith, 79, of Jacksonville was at 2 p.m. Feb. 22 at Autry Funeral Home chapel with the Rev. Dan Middleton and the Rev. Cary Ponder...
MARY ELIZABETH BRADLEY COBB
Graveside service for Mary Elizabeth Bradley Cobb, 90, of Houston, was at 11:30 a.m. Feb. 20 at Rusk Memorial Cemetery with Elder Glenn S. Miller officiating. Arrangements...
AUBREY EUGENE SIPES
Funeral for Aubrey Eugene Sipes, 79, of Jacksonville will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Jacksonville First Baptist Church with the Rev. Vernon R. Lee officiating. Burial will...
PETE BEARD
Funeral for T.E. (Pete) Beard, 80, of Frankston was at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Thompson Funeral Home chapel with the Rev. J.A. Griffin officiating. Burial was in Frankston City...