2018-12-29 E-Edition

Zailee Jo Frazier

Brandon and Cheyenne Frazier of Springtown announce the birth of a daughter, Zailee Jo, Dec. 19, 2018, at Wise Health System in Decatur. She weighed 6 pounds, 14 ounces. She has one brother, Salem Ray, 4.

Haven Jade Ramirez

Dillon and Cara Ramirez of Bowie announce the birth of a daughter, Haven Jade, Dec. 20, 2018, at Wise Health System in Decatur. She weighed 5 pounds, 12 ounces and was 18 inches long. She has a sister, Tru Grace, 1. Grandparents are Danny Davison, Angela Rogers and Andy and Tara Ramirez. Great-grandparents are James and Roxy Rogers and James […]

Lily Grace Hicks

Courtney and Austin Hicks of Alvord announce the birth of a daughter, Lily Grace, Dec. 22, 2018, at Wise Health System in Decatur. She weighed 7 pounds, 1 ounce and was 20 inches long. She has a brother, Weston, 2. Grandparents are Joe and Louise Evans of Chico and Tim and Jennifer Hicks of Bridgeport. Great-grandparents are David and Jenesee […]

Julian Blade Diaz

Viviana and Benito Diaz of Bridgeport announce the birth of a son, Julian Blade, Dec. 25, 2018, at Wise Health System in Decatur. He weighed 8 pounds, 6 ounces and was 20 inches long. He has three sisters, Serenity Diaz, 10, Javilli Trujillo, 14 and Cameron Diaz, 20. Grandparents are Marco and Irma Torres and Benito and Gloria Diaz.

Jimmy Richardson

Jimmy Richardson, 74, of Rhome, died Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2018, in Rhome. Graveside service is 10:30 a.m. Monday, Dec. 31 at Aurora Cemetery with Rev. Mike Boaldin officiating. Family will receive friends 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Hawkins Funeral Home in Boyd. Honorary pallbearers are John Peterson, David Teaff, Chuck Wilson, Curtis Snell, Terry Snell and Virgil Snell. Jimmy […]

William Lavell Lambert

William Lavell Lambert, 80, of Boyd, died Monday, Dec. 24, 2018, in Decatur. Funeral was Dec. 28 at First Baptist Church in Boyd with Rev. Mark Autry officiating. Burial followed in Boyd Cemetery. Pallbearers were Jim Lambert, Chuck Lambert, Tommy Lambert, David Lambert, Johnny Lambert, Robert Lambert, Tim Lambert and Steve Lambert. Hawkins Funeral Home in Boyd handled arrangements. William […]

Stella Bess Massey Helf

Stella Bess (Morris) Massey Helf, 85, of Farmers Branch, died Monday, Dec. 10, 2018. Graveside service is 10 a.m. Jan. 4 at Oak Lawn Cemetery. A time of remembrance and sharing is at 10:30 a.m. at Hawkins Funeral Home in Decatur. Additionally, a memorial service is at 3 p.m. at Christ United Methodist Church in Farmers Branch, with a reception […]

Sylvia Fern Ford

Sylvia Fern Ford, 86, of Decatur, died Friday, Dec. 22, 2018, in Decatur. Graveside service was Dec. 24 at Oaklawn Cemetery with Rev. Leo Morgan officiating. Hawkins Funeral Home in Decatur handled arrangements. Sylvia was born May 19, 1932, in Vian, Okla., to Elvis and Lucile (Lipps) Hale. She married Jimmy Ford in 1980. She was a retired farmer. She […]

David Lee Elliston

David Lee Elliston, 73, of Bridgeport, died Wednesday Dec. 26, 2018, in Decatur. No services are planned. David was born Dec. 27, 1944, in Pyatt, Ark., to Gwen Elliston. He served in the U.S. Air Force and was self-employed. David was preceded in death by his parents; wife Suzanne; and brother Doug Elliston. He is survived by his daughters, Tamara […]