Laurel Land Funeral Home and Cemetery

When the time comes for you to plan a funeral, it helps to work with someone you can trust to take care of what needs to be done the way you want to do it. That's what we have to offer you whether you're planning ahead for your own funeral or taking care of someone you love. Your family's comfort matters a great deal to us. Generations of families have depended on us at Laurel Land Funeral Homes and Cemetery to provide the finest in personalized service and care. You can be assured that our reputation for customer service is excellent. We realize the importance of everyone's personal wishes and traditions and will work with you to create the funeral experience you want - from traditional services to anything that is possible today. Our funeral arrangers are experienced and compassionate professionals who will listen to what you have to say and take pride in making sure each and every detail is handled with care for you and your family. For your convenience, we have our own full-service floral shop, Rembrandt Florist, onsite at our Fort Worth location to make it easier for you to select any floral tributes you may want. We are also proud to be the only funeral home in the Fort Worth area to offer you the Enduring Memories® Video Booth so you, your family and friends can create a lasting tribute for yourselves and others to remember. More information is provided below. Finally, we believe you'll find our funeral home facilities to be beautiful, spacious and easy to find. From our 250-seat chapel to our more intimate family rooms at each location, our funeral home facilities were designed with your family's comfort and convenience in mind. Visitors to our Fort Worth location are welcomed with a lovely greeting area complete with an open staircase. Many have expressed finding this warm reception area to be comforting. We hope you do too. Our Laurel Land Funeral Home in Fort Worth is also conveniently located on the grounds of Laurel Land Cemetery. Those who have chosen to use both our funeral home and cemetery for their funerals find the seamless service and close proximity to be valuable added benefits. The well-maintained cemetery grounds offer visitors a serene haven for reflection and remembrance. The cemetery also offers picturesque lawns and gardens including two Veterans areas and the Garden of Reflections. You can choose from a variety of options including indoor or outdoor mausoleum entombment and private family estates. Traditional burial and cremation options are also available. The Chapel of the Chimes, a chapel commemorating the freedom of the press, is also on the grounds of the cemetery and replicates St. Paul's Church in Mount Vernon, N.Y. We welcome the opportunity to meet with you and give you a personal tour of our funeral home and cemetery in Fort Worth or our funeral home in Burleson. Just give us a call or stop by.


Our Obituaries

Flora Lee France

July 27, 1911 - September 14, 2014

Flora Lee France of Lewisville, TX born to Fletcher Usrey and Liddie (Wilson) Usrey in Itasca, TX passed away at home on Sunday, September 14, 2014 at the age of 103.Mrs. France graduated from High School in 1930 as a resident of Buckner Orphan's Home. She began working at the Stoneleigh Hotel in Dallas, Tx as the cashier in the restaurant. Later she worked at Evert's Jewelers in Dallas,...
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Anita Gene FOSTER

January 8, 1928 - September 14, 2014

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Fred Oscar GREEN

January 30, 1935 - September 13, 2014

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Leta Lou Patterson

November 6, 1926 - September 13, 2014

Leta Lou was born Leta Lou McLarry in Hopkins County, Texas. She was one of five children of Guy and Robbie Lee McLarry. She picked cotton as a child and attended school in Sulphur Springs. She came to Dallas shortly after WWII and worked at Merchant's Credit Union.Leta had two children, Randy Eastep and Mac Patterson. She was a loving mother who was devoted to her two sons and did everything...
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Rebecca Ann Cobo

June 12, 1951 - September 11, 2014

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James Oliver

February 1, 1931 - September 10, 2014

James Lee Oliver was born on February 1, 1931 in Franklin, TX to the late James Oliver Sr. and Alberta Mantooth. He departed this life on September 10, 2014 at the Atrium at Bellmead in Waco, TX.James confessed Christ at an early age and was a member of the True Light Baptist Church in Franklin, TX. He graduated from Blackshear High School in Hearne, TX in 1950. Upon graduation he joined his...
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Phyllis G. Evans

November 3, 1928 - September 10, 2014

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Arturo S. Juarez

January 3, 1969 - September 10, 2014

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Lydia Casteneda Aleman

February 13, 1949 - September 8, 2014

Lydia Castaneda Aleman was born in New Braunfels, Texas on February 13, 1949 she passed away peacefully at her Residence on September 8, 2014 at 2:10pm, at the age of 65.Lydia Aleman is predeceased by her daughter Rosemary Aleman, her father Manuel Bose Castaneda, her mother Maria Rodriguez Castaneda, her sister Rosalinda Castaneda Hernandez her sister Maria Estella Flores, her brother Leonard...
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Mattie Irene Kokoruda

June 28, 1922 - September 8, 2014

Mattie Irene Strain Kokoruda was born to Celie (Lockhart) and John Strain on June 28, 1922 in DeKalb, Texas and left this life peacefully on September 8, 2014, in Rockwall, Texas. A true East Texas Country Girl who never forgot where she came from and proudly wore the colors of Old Glory wherever she went. Preceded in death by her husband of 48 years Frank Kokoruda and all of her brothers and...
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Anna Rose Rogers

April 11, 1925 - September 7, 2014

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Deborah Elaine Butler

August 15, 1956 - September 7, 2014

Deborah Elaine ButlerAugust 15, 1956 - September 7, 2014Deborah Elaine Butler was born August 15, 1956 in Dallas, Texas to Elizabeth (Goodwin) and Donald Besherse. She passed from this life on September 7, 2014. Deborah grew up in the Pleasant Grove area of Dallas and attended H. Grady Spruce High School where she truly had Apache Spirit. She graduated in 1974. She married the love of her...
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Richard A. Redus

October 16, 1942 - September 6, 2014

Mr. Richard Alvin Redus, born in Dallas, Texas October 16, 1942 to the parents of Luntsford and Nellie Redus. Mr. Richard A. Redus enjoyed life together with the love of his life Mrs. Darlene(Mann). To this union a precious gift was given, that of Jack Redus.Services for Mr. Richard Alvin Redus will be Wednesday, September 10, 2014 at Bear Creek Baptist 1:00pm.Committal Service will be at Laurel...
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Gussie L. Hight

January 10, 1917 - September 6, 2014

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Jose Gonzales Rodriguez

August 4, 1970 - September 5, 2014

Mr. Jose G. Rodriguez was born August 4, 1970 in Monroe, Michgan to Jesus T. Rodriguez and Melida G. Rodriguez. He attended David W. Carter High School. Mr. Rodriguez confessed his faith at St. Elisabeth Catholic Church in Dallas, Texas. He was known for his faith and trust in God until the end.Mr. Jose G. Rodriguez was married to Ms. Pamela Dudley, to this union two wonderful children were born:...
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Zander Lawrence GILBERT

October 12, 1925 - September 2, 2014

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J. C. BOST

October 30, 1927 - September 1, 2014

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Sandra Kay MERCADO

October 29, 1942 - August 31, 2014

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Joe Donald Monroe

July 28, 1935 - August 29, 2014

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Helen Louise Tarver

December 23, 1921 - August 28, 2014

Helen Louise Tarver, 92, went to be with the Lord on August 28, 2014 at her home in Dallas, TX.Funeral Services will be held on Friday, September 5, 2014 at 12 PM in Laurel Land Memorial Chapel.Helen was born on December 23, 1921 in Dallas, TX to Ray Perry and Lottie Jane Litton. She was the second of six children. Helen graduated from Crozier Tech High school and worked for Southwestern Bell...
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Larry Joe Tarver

July 15, 1957 - August 28, 2014

Larry Joe Tarver, 57, went to be with the Lord on August 28, 2014 at his home in Dallas, TX.Funeral Services will be held on Friday, September 5, 2014 at 12 PM in Laurel Land Memorial Chapel.Larry was born on July 15, 1957 in Dallas, TX to Joe and Helen Tarver. He graduated from Kimball High School in 1975 and then furthered his education at Mountain View College. Larry was a creative person and...
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Don Johnson

August 3, 1959 - August 27, 2014

Don Johnson Jr. peacefully went to his eternal home; on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 surrounded by love and family. He was 55 years old, born in Corsicana, TX to Betty Nell Johnson and Don Johnson Sr. He attended school in the Dallas Independent School District, graduating from Lincoln High School Class of 1977. He later received a bachelor’s degree from Prairie View A&M University.Don...
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Janice Lee Wismak

April 8, 1947 - August 27, 2014

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Rita L. Sparks

March 19, 1954 - August 22, 2014

Rita Lynelle "Cookie" Sparks was born 3/19/1954 and passed away 8/22/2014. She served 32 years with the USPS. The viewing will take place Friday, 8/29 at Laurel Land Funeral Home and the home going celebration will be Saturday, 8/30, at 11am at Community Missionary Baptist Church.
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Mary Agnes Killough

April 9, 1926 - August 22, 2014

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Nancy Carol Spurgeon

May 19, 1937 - August 21, 2014

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Dorothy P. Zeck

July 24, 1931 - August 19, 2014

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Pearl DEAN

July 21, 1918 - August 19, 2014

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Melinda Gay Lack

September 12, 1956 - August 18, 2014

57 Of Mesquite, Memorial service 12:00 Noon August 22,2014 at Laurel Land Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers donations may be given under her name to the Dallas SPCA or American Cancer Society.
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Cynthia June Williamson

August 4, 1941 - August 18, 2014

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Otis WHITE

September 30, 1927 - August 17, 2014

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Allie Christine Leftridge

June 10, 1924 - August 15, 2014

Allie Christine Jones-Leftridge, age 90, passed away peacefully in her home on Friday, August 15, 2014.Allie is survived by her loving sister, Allean Jones Proctor aka: Mother Proctor and brother, Gary and Vickie Morgan as well as many other loving family and friends.A Funeral Service for Mrs. Leftridge will be held on Saturday, August 23, 2014 at 11:00 am at Good Street Baptist Church, 3110...
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Edna Florence Petton

December 17, 1927 - August 15, 2014

Edna Florence "Tonsi" Petton, 86, passed away peacefully on August 15, 2014 in Dallas, TX.Edna worked for Disney's Dallas office, Disney Buena Vista, for 25 years as a secrtary. She was preceded in death by her son, Randy Petton and her brother, Elgin Armand Lloyd Jr.Those left to cherish her memory are: her daughter, Tammy Howard; granddaughter, Rachel Arrieta; grandson, James...
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Joe Raymond Martinez

December 7, 1958 - August 13, 2014

Mr. Joe R. Martinez passed away peacefully on August 13, 2014. He was 55 years old.Services will be held at Laurel Land Memorial Chapel on Monday, August 18, 2014 at 10 AM. Burial will immediately follow in Laurel Land Memorial Park. Visitation will be held at the funeral home from 6-8 PM on Sunday, August 17, 2014.Joe is survived by his many loving family members and friends.
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Doris Jean Dewees

July 21, 1931 - August 12, 2014

Doris Jean DeWees was born July 21, 1931 and passed away August 12, 2014. Preceded in death by her husband, Claude E. Dewees; parents, Charles G Adkins, Jr and Bess Winfred Adkins; sister, Betty Mae McLaughlin; brother, Charles W. Adkins, Sr; 2 sons-in-law. Survived by three daughters, Claudia Reynolds, Stephanie Garrett and Leslie Lawrence; son, Edward DeWees and wife Janna; 8 grandchildren; 6...
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Cornelia M. Spencer

February 22, 1918 - August 10, 2014

Cornelia (Neda) Mae Chancellor Spencer was born February 22,1918 to parents Nettie and Parks Chancellor. She married Robert E. Spencer Jr., the love of her life who predeceased her. Together they traveled the world exploring nature and finding new adventures. She was a life time resident of Oak Cliff and helped organize and maintain a 1935 reunion for Sunset Hight School. Neda lived a life of...
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Amalia Rojas

July 10, 1947 - August 10, 2014

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Maria R. Morales

July 14, 1928 - August 6, 2014

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Patricia Ruth Ellison

September 25, 1926 - August 5, 2014

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Jerrelean Thomas

December 27, 1933 - August 5, 2014

Mrs Jerrelean Thomas,80, of Dallas,Tx was granted her angel wings on August 5,2014. Her final days was spent with family and friends. Those who traveled before her to be with our Heavenly Father -mother Essie Lee Sims ,brother Napolian Wright and aunt Ethel Mae Smith.A life well lived and spent with her devoted companion for over twenty years Leon Coleman well cherish the memories of the love...
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Harvey Vines

September 17, 1954 - August 5, 2014

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LaFawn Anthony Hatton

February 21, 1920 - August 5, 2014

LaFawn Anthony Hatton passed away peacefully at A Daughter’s Care Assisted Living Home in Desoto, TX on August 5, 2014 at the age of 94. LaFawn was born in Proffitt ,Texas on Feburary 21, 1920 to Jaspar and Anna Hayman. LaFawn enjoyed witnessing, testifying and praising the Lord whether it was to family, friends or strangers. Her awesome cooking and loving spirit will be missed by all...
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Burton Leigh CHASE

September 19, 1940 - August 4, 2014

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Elijah Bartholomew Loera

April 9, 1995 - August 3, 2014

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Sandra Loyce STACKOWICZ

July 12, 1949 - August 3, 2014

Sandra Stackowicz, 65, was born to A.J. and Joyce Rush on July 12, 1949 in Ardmore, Oklahoma. Sandra passed away on August 3rd 2014. She was preceded in death by her husband, John Stackowicz and her parents. Sandra is survived by her sons Richard Thomas and Jimmy Stackowicz and wife Jenny; grandchildren Bailey and Zachary Stackowicz and Alic and Teagahn Thomas; sisters Linda Adams and husband...
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Juanita Deane Cloninger

October 26, 1914 - August 1, 2014

Juanita Deane Bell Cloninger began life October 26, 1914 and completed it August 1, 2014. Survived by daughter Amy Cunningham and husband Robert; granddaughters Allison Amador and husband Roger, and Wendy Cunningham; great-granddaughters Eavan and Elena Amador and Jayde Sobalvarro; and by many cherished family and friends. A memorial service to celebrate her life will be held at Oak Cliff...
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Ethel Alene Stone

January 10, 1922 - July 31, 2014

Ethel Alene Poe Stone, was born January 10, 1922 in Appleton, Arkansas and went to be with her Lord and Savior on July 31, 2014 in Dallas, Texas at the age of 92.She was predeceased by the love of her life, husband, Henry Doyle Stone, Sr., parents, Morris Lee Poe and Jessie Maxey Poe, sister and brother-in-law Billie Ruth Poe Bridges and Charles William Bridges III and brother-in-law James L....
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Marcella Gertrude Bush

January 5, 1921 - July 31, 2014

Marcella Gertrude Bush was born in Rock Island, Illinois on January 5, 1921 to Hubert and Frieda Just. She passed away on July 31, 2014 in Denton, Texas. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of over 70 years, Jack Edward Bush. Marcella humbly described herself as a simple "homemaker and artist", but to her friends and family, she was much more. She will be missed by her...
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Timmy Dwane White

July 20, 1958 - July 31, 2014

Tim D. White, 56, defeated ALS when Jesus called him to his heavenly home July 31, 2014. Welcomed by loved ones who entered before him, he fought a good fight, strong to the bittersweet end, surrounded by love and laughter. Those left hurting, yet rejoicing in his healing remember who he is in our hearts: A handsome man to his mother, Billie Martin and his uncle Eddie Bush; a hunting buddy to...
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Louis Edward Everett

December 17, 1951 - July 29, 2014

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Pearl Lee McNeil

December 8, 1915 - July 29, 2014

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Verna Mae Adamson

January 9, 1918 - July 26, 2014

Verna Mae Adamson passed away peacefully on July 26, 2014. She was 96 years old and leaves behind a long legacy of a life well lived.Verna was married for 72 years to Mr. Roy William Adamson before his passing. She was a longtime member of Calvary Temple in Mesquite and active in the women's group. She enjoyed sewing, cooking and gardening. Verna will be remembered as a devoted wife, mother,...
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Dorothy Evelyn Hood

March 24, 1925 - July 26, 2014

Dorothy Evelyn Hood3/24/25 – 7/26/14Survived by her daughter and son-in-law Sandra Kay and Ben Allen of Sherman, Tx. Son and Daughter in law, Michael and Debra Hood of Athens, TX. Daughter and son in law, Laura and Elmer Elliott of Terrell, TX. Four grandchildren, Jason Hood, Justin Hood, Zach Allen and Kimberly Allen. Three great grandchildren, Morgan Hood McNutt, Abby Hood and Preceded...
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Robert Spencer Gard

March 7, 1922 - July 26, 2014

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Juan G. Mendez

June 24, 1923 - July 25, 2014

Juan Mendez Guajardo of Dallas, TXFuneral Service 2:00 p.m. at Laurel Land Funeral Home with Visitation starting at 12:00 Noon. Burial to follow at Laurel Land Memorial Park.
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Ima Jeanette Gage-Turner

April 24, 1925 - July 25, 2014

Ima J. Gage-Turner, born April 24, 1925 to the parents of Thomas and Eunice(Bryant) Harvey in Mc Adoo, Texas. Preceded her in death Larry O. Gage/son, Chris Jolley/grandson.Survived by:Husband/ Joe TurnerSon/ Elvin D. GageDaughter/ Patricia Gage-JolleyStep-Daughter/ Karen TurnerStep-Son/ Ron Turner8 Grandchildren8 Great-Grandchildren1 Great-Great Grandchild and a host of neices and nephews.
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Louise P. Bryant

May 20, 1933 - July 22, 2014

Louis P. Bryant Of Dallas Wake service 7/27/2014 form 4:00 p.m - 6:00 p.m. Funeral Service Monday 7/28/2014 at Laurel Land Memorial Chapel ar 12:00 p.m, with burial to follow at Laurel Land Memorial park.
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Melvin Lynell Boyd

December 28, 1984 - July 22, 2014

Melvin Lynell Boyd was born December 28, 1984 in Shreveport, Louisiana to the parentage of Melvin Allen and Marilyn Boyd Langston. “Nell” as he was affectionately called, peacefully transitioned to God on July 22, 2014 in Dallas, Texas. Nell attended and graduated from Tara High School in Baton Rouge, Louisiana on May 27, 2007. Most recently, he enjoyed attending Town Hall Adult...
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Mary A. Killough

June 9, 1926 - July 22, 2014

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Robert Leonard Favors

October 23, 1947 - July 22, 2014

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Melvin Lynell BOYD

December 28, 1984 - July 22, 2014

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Edward Lee Wheeler

August 10, 1971 - July 19, 2014

Born: August 10, 1971Father: Jimmy Wheeler Sr. (Deceased)Mother: Georgia Faye Harris (Bobby)Education: Seagoville High School, Seagoville, TXParis Junior College, Paris, TXAngelo State University, San Angelo, TXEmployment: Con-Way FreightSpouse: Theresa DossChildren: Jared L WheelerEdward M WheelerStep-Children: Demetrius DossDiamond GrayGrandchild: JaydenSiblings: Jimmy Wheeler Jr. (Children:...
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Shame'er Zamaira Chandler

May 7, 2014 - July 16, 2014

Our little angel, Shame'er Zamaira Reese Chandler, flew to heaven on July 16, 2014.She was born on May 7, 2014 to Tiffany Nicole Reese of Cedar Hill, TX and Darvinal Chandler of Dallas, TX.She leaves behind one sister, Deandrea Shantal Miller of Cedar Hill, TX; grandparents: Tisha Johnson "Nana" and Rodney Webb "Papa", Rondall F. Payne of Dallas, TX, Darvinal Chandler Sr....
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Molina Benito

April 3, 1929 - July 15, 2014

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Susie E. Vail

April 9, 1926 - July 13, 2014

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Iris Virgina Campbell

April 28, 1921 - July 12, 2014

Iris Virginia Casselman Campbell was born on April 28, 1921 in Grainola, Oklahoma and died at Grace Presbyterian Village on July 12, 2014 at the age of 93. Iris grew up in Foraker, OK, the daughter of Tracy Franklin Casselman and Hattie Parthenia Perryman Casselman. She was valedictorian of her high school class. She attended Oklahoma A&M College (now Oklahoma State University), where she...
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Claudia M. Brown

September 17, 1915 - July 8, 2014

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Dorothy Nell McBRIDE

March 1, 1930 - July 8, 2014

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Grace R. THOMAS

September 5, 1908 - July 8, 2014

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Ellen Louisa Archer

May 24, 1921 - July 5, 2014

Ellen Louisa Archer, 93, was born on May 24, 1921 to the union of Paul and Delia Girard in Krum, TX. She married Virgil Archer on October 17, 1943 and to that union was born Paul Ray and Barbara Lynn. They later added two daughters to the fold, Martha Ann and Ollie. Louisa and Virgil traveled extensively across the United States in the business of industrial inventions and company start ups....
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Dorothy Ray Payne

November 28, 1938 - July 3, 2014

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Frederick Earl Meeks

October 2, 1922 - July 2, 2014

Frederick Earl Meeks died July 2 in his home in Lubbock, TX. Mr. Meeks was born October 2, 1922 in Dallas, TX where he lived most of his life. He was a veteran of World War II and was on the very first honor flight to depart from Lubbock, TX to Washington, D. C. in 2012. He owned and operated the Town House Cafeteria in Greenville until he retired in 1974. He was a member of Cliff Temple Baptist...
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Virgle James McLane

December 29, 1935 - July 2, 2014

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Billy Mack Abbott

February 6, 1923 - July 2, 2014

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Betty Hammon

August 30, 1932 - July 1, 2014

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Russell Zeiters Balmer

March 4, 1926 - June 30, 2014

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John L. Henderson

August 31, 1945 - June 30, 2014

Loving husband, fantastic father, devoted brother, and loyal friendSunrise: August 31, 1945Sunset: June 30, 2014
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Andrew Corrick

March 17, 1921 - June 28, 2014

Corrick, Andrew J. (Andy)of Dallas, passed from this life Saturday morning June 28, 2014 with his loving wife Carrie by his side. Born March 17, 1921 in Shawnee, Ok to R.J. and Elizabeth(Michael) Corrick. He is preceded in death by his parents, three brothers and two sisters.He married Carrie Denton of Bowie, Tx on November 17, 1945 in Shawnee. To this union a precious gift was added, that of...
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Christine Yvonne Laws

September 2, 1925 - June 28, 2014

Christine Yvonne Nelms Laws born September 2, 1925 died Saturday, June 28, 2014 at home. She is survived by her 10 children William A. Laws, Jr. and his wife Deidra, Patricia Y. Laws Craig, Pamela Y. Favors, Carol L. Laws Krause, Cathy Laws Hamilton and husband Douglas, Deborah L. Laws Davis, Wanda P. Laws Dodd and husband Max Haney, Anthony P. Laws, Sr. and his wife Jennifer, Astrid D. Laws...
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Ivan Harold Mattson

April 30, 1951 - June 26, 2014

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Arthur Lawrence Mills

September 1, 1947 - June 25, 2014

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Mary Jane Lewis

May 28, 1930 - June 24, 2014

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Priscilla Dorica Holland

September 16, 1933 - June 22, 2014

Priscilla Dorica Stark Holland,Of DeSoto, TX passed away June 22, 2014 peacefully with her husband and family by her side. Memorial services will be Monday, June 30th at 10:00 a.m. at Laurel Land in Dallas with Family Visitation 1 hour before the service. Internment will immediately follow at Holy Redeemer in DeSoto Texas. Her strong sense of strength and independence will be forever with us. She...
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Vivian E. Cochran

October 5, 1937 - June 22, 2014

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Robert Steve Lynch

March 17, 1942 - June 22, 2014

Robert Lynch was born March 17, 1942 in Kerens, Texas, to the parentage of James and Mable Nell Harris. Robert received his education and graduated from Park High School in Kerens, Texas. Robert met and married Margaret Edwards, and to this union four children were born. Robert received Christ and was a member of the Greater Shiloh MBC, under the leadership of Pastor Alvin White, Sr., Carver...
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Betty Gonzales

October 5, 1936 - June 22, 2014

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Nadine Adline Jenkins

October 1, 1923 - June 22, 2014

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Abelardo Hernandez Martinez

May 18, 1959 - June 21, 2014

Passed away on June 21, 2014 at the age of 55, he was born in Quelos Jalisco, Mexico, eldest of 11 brothers and sisters. He is survived by his wife of 27 years, Trinidad Ramirez Martinez; his children and grandkids, Edward Gallegos and wife Lori, Erica Brito and husband Ronnie, Olivia Gallegos, Amanda Rios and husband Manuel, Eddie Gallegos, Bianca DeLeon, Vanessa Gallegos, Juan Jr, and Isaac...
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Alice Louise Elkins

October 15, 1921 - June 21, 2014

Alice Louise Elkins of Wylie, TX, passed away peacefully on June 21, 2014 at the age of 92. She leaves behind a long legacy of a life well lived.Mrs. Elkins is survived by many loving family and friends.Funeral Services will be held on Friday, June 27, 2014 at 2:00 PM in Laurel Land Memorial Chapel Dallas, TX. Burial will immediately follow. Visitation will be held on Thursday evening, June 26,...
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Douglas Reginald Thomas

October 11, 1932 - June 20, 2014

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Janice Dean Mauk

August 5, 1935 - June 19, 2014

Janice Dean Mauk, of Dallas, passed away peacefully on Thursday, June 19, 2014 at the age of 78.Janice was a beloved mother, devoted wife and homemaker.Those left to cherish her memory are her husband, Richard R. Mauk; sons: Rick, Dennis, and Mark Kemberling; daughter, Janice Wade; granddaughter, Lily Wade; her loving cat, Patches and a host of other dear family and friends.The family would like...
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Johnnie Catherine Harvey

August 1, 1933 - June 17, 2014

Mrs. Johnnie C. Harvey passed into eternal rest on Tuesday, June 17, 2014 at the age of 80 years old.Those left to treasure Mrs. Harvey's memory are her sons: Kenneth Terrell and David Leon Terrell and wife Robin; sister, Mary Roberson; sister, Ruth Ida Wilson; brother, LeRoy Terrell and wife, Dorothy; 14 grandchildren; many great-grandchildren; special friends: Charlotte McGowan, Joyce...
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Keith Bernard Barnes

March 25, 1987 - June 16, 2014

Keith Bernard Barnes bid farewell to this world on Monday, June 16, 2014, at the age of 27. Keith was born on March 25, 1987 in Dallas, Texas. He grew up in the Dallas metroplex and graduated from Dallas Can Academy High School and attended ATI Technical Training Center. Keith was an avid lover of sports especially the Dallas Cowboys. During his young life he was a member of P.A.L.S., a youth...
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Josephine Interrante Emmett

September 14, 1922 - June 16, 2014

Josephine Interrante Emmett, 91, of Dallas passed away peacefully onMonday, June 16, 2014 surrounded by family and friends. She will beremembered as a loving wife and mother, grandmother andgreat-grandmother who enjoyed many special times with her family. Shewas stylish, loved to travel, enjoyed being with her many friends, andmaintained a wide range of interests throughout her life. She wasborn...
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Rosa W. Clarkson

February 8, 1920 - June 16, 2014

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Funeral Home, Dallas, TX.
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Restee Oliver Hawkins

January 10, 1932 - June 14, 2014

Hawkins, Restee Oliver Aka "Night Hawk" 82, died 6/14, 2014. He is survived by his wife, Alice R. Hawkins and daughter Angela R. Hawkins. Visitation will be 6/18/14 from 6-8pm at Laurel Land Funeral Home. Services will be 6/19/14 at 10:30am at Laurel Land.
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Maricia Miles

November 24, 1953 - June 14, 2014

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Funeral Home, Dallas, TX.
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Robert Edward Lowery

May 7, 1951 - June 12, 2014

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Funeral Home, Dallas, TX.
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Sandra Robinson

October 3, 1940 - June 11, 2014

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Funeral Home, Dallas, TX.
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Robert Paul Willis

October 7, 1956 - June 11, 2014

Robert Willis, 57 years old, of Desoto Texas, passed away June 11, 2014.He was born in Dallas, Texas on October 7, 1956 to Dorothy and Robert Eldon Willis. Robert graduated from South Oak Cliff High School in 1974. He was married to Donna on October 7, 1977.Robert was a contractor, leading his family business. He was an active member of Trinity Church and loved sports, outdoor activities and...
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