Monday, May 14, 2012

INCUMBENTS OUT – Several newcomers will replace incumbents following Saturday’s city and school elections. The Decatur School Board will see two new faces as Diana Mosley and Marsha Hafer both defeated incumbents Joey Luttrull and Chris Lowery in Places 5 and 7. In the Boyd School Board race, Bill Childress defeated incumbent Linda Ware for Place 4 while Trae Luttrell […]

Kyndall Allison Gentry

SERVICE for Kyndall Allison Gentry, the infant daughter of Jennifer Crunk and Jason Gentry is pending at Jones Family Funeral Home in Bridgeport.

Jennifer Kennedy

SERVICE for Jennifer Kennedy, 34, of Sunset is pending at Jones Family Funeral Home.

Anita Jean Whitson

FUNERAL for Anita Jean Whitson, 46, of Chico is 2 p.m. today at Hawkins Funeral Home in Bridgeport with burial at Chico Cemetery.

Billy G. Montford

SERVICE for Billy G. Montford, 85, of Bridgeport is 2 p.m. Tuesday at First United Methodist Church with burial at East Bridgeport Cemetery. Family visitation is 6-8 tonight at Hawkins-Bridgeport.

Elisabeth Parks

SERVICE for Elisabeth Parks, 74, of Decatur is pending at Coker-Hawkins Funeral Home in Decatur.

George Leon Heaton

SERVICE for George Leon Heaton, 88, is Alvord are pending at Coker-Hawkins Funeral Home in Decatur.

Lois Thomsen

MEMORIAL for Lois Thomsen, 85, of New Fairview is 2 p.m. Friday at Jehovah Witness Kingdom Hall. Coker-Hawkins is handling arrangements.

Gayle Ford

Memorial service for Gayle Ford, 63, of Bridgeport, is 2 p.m. Saturday, May 12, at The Shepherd’s House in Chico with the Rev. Kern Choate officiating. Graveside service was May 11 at Jonestown Cemetery in Alvord. Ford died Wednesday, May 9, 2012, in Denton. Born Jan. 10, 1949, in Oklahoma City to James and Mable (Post) Lee, she was a […]

Billy J. Messenger

Visitation for Billy J. Messenger, 64, of Bridgeport was May 6 at Hawkins Funeral Home in Bridgeport. Messenger died Thursday, May 3, 2012, in Bridgeport. Born Jan. 6, 1948, in Denton to Loyd and Zelma (Denison) Messenger, he was a retired truck driver. He married Vone Fourd Oct. 11, 1990, in Boyd. Messenger is survived by his wife of 21 […]