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

Elia Jaimes

June 24, 1954 - May 24, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Funeral Home, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Lula Mae Gadlin

July 13, 1927 - May 24, 2016

Mrs. Lula Mae Gholston Gadlin was born July 13, 1927 in Daingerfield, Texas. She was the youngest daughter of seven children born to Marvin and Addie Bell Gholston. Lula was married to Mr. Earl C. Gadlin on August 20, 1952.She attended school in the Cason Independent School District were she was a successful student. Lula had many special gifts. Her number one gift was sewing, and she was...
View Tribute »

Trixie Butler

December 28, 1920 - May 23, 2016

Trixie Katherine Butler (1920-2016)Born near Cooper, Texas 12/28/1920Died 5/22/2016 at the age of 95 in Keller, Texas Pastor Randy Phillips of The Conservatory Senior Living officiating.The family would like to thank the doctors and staff at Baylor/Scott & White Hospital, Grapevine and the kind associated hospice for their efforts in helping Mom.Trixie married William C. Butler on 9/15/1942...
View Tribute »

Earl Wayne Eller

June 7, 1949 - May 22, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Funeral Home, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Gloria Mirelez Sanchez

May 24, 1944 - May 21, 2016

Gloria Mirelez Sanchez, age 71, passed away surrounded by her family on Saturday May 21, 2016. Born in Houston, TX on May 24, 1944. She was a loving daughter, sister, wife, mother, aunt, grandmother, great grandmother, and friend. She is proceeded in death by her parents Guadalupe and Maria (Barrera) Mirelez as well as her sister Lupita M Bambico. She is survived by her husband Ramiro Sanchez; 3...
View Tribute »

Linda N. Dickerson

July 15, 1955 - May 20, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Mem Park - Dallas, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Ssgt Cierra Monet Rogers

March 12, 1990 - May 20, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Funeral Home, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Elvera N. Siller

May 12, 1942 - May 20, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Mem Park - Dallas, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Wanda Jean Smithson

September 13, 1927 - May 19, 2016

Wanda Jean Smithson (A.K.A., Dumpy)Wanda Smithson was born September 13, 1927 in Dallas and passed away on May 19, 2016 after enjoying a wonderful life with her loving family. She was the youngest child of Paul and Myrtle Schlottman.Wanda was preceded in death by: her husband Billie Smithson; her older siblings Pauline Corley, Paul Schlottman, Glen Schlottman, and Mary Peterson; her youngest son...
View Tribute »

Carolyn Louise Mitchell

August 22, 1948 - May 18, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Funeral Home, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Gina M. Bernard

October 22, 1969 - May 17, 2016

Gina M. Bernard was born on October 22, 1969 in Honolulu, HI to the parentage of Manuel Gueso and Cynthia Gueso. She is survived by her Mother: Cynthia Gueso, Husband: Melvin Bernard, Children Jordan Bernard(Deja), Jacob Bernard(Val), Jared Bernard, Joshua Bernard and Melina Bernard, Grandchildren: Kingston, Sarai, and Ezra, Sisters: Monica Sylva and Janie Gueso, Brothers: Michael Gueso, Clint...
View Tribute »

Claud L. Bunyard

October 18, 1941 - May 17, 2016

Claud Lynlee Bunyard of Dallas, TX passed away Tuesday May 17, 2016 at the age of 74. Claud entered this world on October 18, 1941 to Claud Lee Bunyard and Doris Eloise Bunyard. Claud was preceded in death by his Wife, Kathleen Bunyard; Father, Claud Lee Bunyard; and Mother, Doris Eloise Bunyard. He leaves to cherish his memory his Daughter, Jennifer Brown; Sisters, Donna Bruner & Sheryl...
View Tribute »

Margarita A. Velasquez

September 2, 1932 - May 16, 2016

Of Dallas, TX, born Sept. 2, 1932. Was called home on May 16, 2016. Survived by husband, Arturo, of 67 years; sons Arturo Velasquez Jr. , Albert and Rosie, Juan and Suzanne; and daughter Yolanda Velasquez; brother Martin P. Alonzo; sister Josefina Torres; 10 grandchildren; 18 great grandchildren. Visitation Wed., May 18, from 6-8pm, Rosary at 7pm located 6000 S. R.L. Thornton FWY, Laurel Land...
View Tribute »

James Thomas Alfred

October 25, 1932 - May 15, 2016

Born on October 23, 1932, in Spring Ridge, Louisiana and met our Heavenly Father at the gates of Heaven on Sunday, May 15, 2016, at the age of 83 He served in the Navy during the Korean War. He was preceded in death by his parents, Newt and Evie Alfred, his brother Jerry Warren Alfred, and daughter in-law Denise Alfred. Leaving behind to honor his memory: his wife of 60 years, Evelyn; his five...
View Tribute »

Homer Wallace

February 27, 1944 - May 15, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Funeral Home, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Bobby G. Rose

January 23, 1940 - May 15, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Mem Park - Dallas, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Bobby Glenn Rose

January 23, 1940 - May 15, 2016

Bobby Glenn Rose, 76 years old passed away Sunday, May 15, 2016 and he was born January 23, 1940 in Bells, Texas. He is survived by his wife of fifty years Cleta Rose and his children Karen Day, Traci Rose, Dana Goodman, Tommy Rose, and Tammy Shipp. His grandchildren April Rose Lewis, Douglas Rose, Serena Goodman, Zachary Goodman, Kyle Goodman, Thomas Poplin, Rachel Poplin, Cedrick Rose, Audrey...
View Tribute »

Kimora Desaraie Lewis

June 25, 2010 - May 14, 2016

Kimora Desaraie Lewis was heaven sent Saturday May 14, 2016. Kimora entered this world June 25, 2010 in San Antonio, TX to Sierra Lewis and Duncan Wilson. She loved to polish nails, play with her dolls, dance, sing, read, draw, and be with her family. Kimora also attended Lakewood Elementary in Euless, TX.She is preceded in death by her Paternal Great Grandfather, Robert Lee Wallace and her...
View Tribute »

Jay Carrol Stevens

January 13, 1960 - May 12, 2016

Jay Stevens passed away May 12th, 2016 at the age of 55. He was born January 13th, 1960 to Norma G Lunsford and Delwin B. Stevens.Jay, following the path of his father and uncles, received certification as a Diesel Mechanic and Paint & Body Tech from ATI, (Dallas) in the 80’s. He spent his first years as a mechanic with Western Auto, where he was recognized nationally as a top...
View Tribute »

Clarence Ray Theus

June 6, 1978 - May 12, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Mem Park - Dallas, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Jay Carrol Stevens

January 13, 1960 - May 12, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Mem Park - Dallas, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Terri Lynn DeShairn

October 13, 1965 - May 12, 2016

TERRI LYNN... Anyone that truly honestly knew Terri Lynn... Knows she was a very loving soul from the inside out. She was a very true, loyal, honest, bubbly, charismatic, outgoing, devoted, caring, loving, compassionate, person. A true angel in a persons body that carried the greatest loving heart of pure love for all living life. A living soul that found ways to share joy, peace...
View Tribute »

Birtie Mae DeLise

March 22, 1942 - May 12, 2016

Birtie DeLise, 74, of Dallas, TX, went to be with the Lord, surrounded by her family, on Thursday, May 12, 2016. She was born to Grady and Susie (Stroman) Pinkston on March 22, 1942 in Dallas. She graduated from Adamson High School in 1960. She spent 20 years as a professional saleswoman for Avon, and later became a Real Estate Investor.Birtie was a sweet, selfless, outgoing, personable,...
View Tribute »

Jay Carrol Stevens

January 13, 1960 - May 12, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Funeral Home, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Lois Janet Kent

March 19, 1930 - May 11, 2016

Long-time Ellis County resident, Lois Kent, passed after a lengthy hospital stay on the evening of May 11. Lois was born March 19,1930 in Van Zandt County to Floyd and Janie McGuire and was the next to youngest of their five children. Educated at the Turner School in Wills Point, Lois left to see the world when she married her late husband, John D. Kent of New Orleans, in 1945. They relocated...
View Tribute »

N.B. Cheatham

July 29, 1927 - May 11, 2016

N.B. Cheatham was born July 29, 1927 in Halls, TN to Ruby and Charley Cheatham Sr. and passed away May 11, 2016 in Garland, TX. Mr. Cheatham is preceded in death by his parents, sister: Virginia Simmons; brothers, Robert Cheatham and Charles Cheatham Jr.. Mr. Cheatham joined the United States Navy, serving our Country for five years and after serving in the Navy; he attended the University of...
View Tribute »

Jennie Jane Harvey

October 24, 1932 - May 11, 2016

Jennie Jane Harvey, 83, passed away on May 11, 2016. Jane was born on Monday, October 24th, 1932, to US Army Lt. Colonel Charles R. Bard, and his wife Mrs. Elsie Mae Smith Bard, in Honolulu, Hawaii. As any Army brat, she lived many places all over the country. During WWII her mother came back to live in Dallas with her and her sister Cheryl. She graduated from Sunset High School in December...
View Tribute »

Bessie Juanita Nowlin

June 20, 1917 - May 10, 2016

Juanita Nowlin was born on June 20, 1917, in Dallas, Texas to parents Frank Cleveland and Lena Basden and passed away on May 10, 2016, in Dallas, Texas. Juanita married A.B. Nowlin in December of 1941, just one day before he shipped off to war. She began working for Sears Roebuck in downtown Dallas 1937 at the age of20 and retired in 1982 at the age of 65. Juanita is preceded in death by her...
View Tribute »

Helen Louise Jackson

February 4, 1925 - May 9, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Mem Park - Dallas, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Roena Mozell Clem

March 17, 1922 - May 8, 2016

Roena Mozell “Clemons” Clem, 94, of Dallas, TX has gone to be with her husband of 58 years, Wesley Clem. She leaves behind her daughter, Elizabeth Thomas who will miss her dearly, nephew James Whitehorn and his family, sister Betty Bolt and her family. She will be joining her parents Jessie and Bertie Clemons, her brother Roy Clemons, her sister Lucille and her brother-in-law Newt...
View Tribute »

Grenda Faye Clark

August 23, 1949 - May 7, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Funeral Home, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Lloyd Haskell McConnell

March 17, 1931 - May 6, 2016

Lloyd “Mack” Haskell McConnell ended his journey of life on May 6, 2016. He passed away at his home in Kemp, Texas after a long battle with heart disease. Mack was 85 years old. Mack was born to Walter Gatlin and Minnie Ola McConnell in Cooper Texas on March 17, 1931. Mack enlisted and served in the United States Marine Corps and fought in the Korean War. Mack worked as a mechanic for...
View Tribute »

Maria Vargas Antopia

June 1, 1945 - May 5, 2016

Maria is survived by her six children: Simon Jr. and his wife Angie Rodriguez; Lupe and her husband Albert III Esparza; Bettie and her husband Keith Schumacher; Johnny Ricky Rodriguez, Robert L. Sr. and his wife Jennifer Rodriguez; Christopher and his wife Melissa Rodriguez. She is also survived by 19 grandchildren: Monica, Simon III, Dominique, Albert III, Gabrielle, Katrina, Kaitlin, Jose,...
View Tribute »

Eddie L. Dulworth

May 26, 1928 - May 5, 2016

Ms. Eddie Lee Dulworth was born May 26, 1928 in Dallas, Texas and passed away May5, 2016 in Greenville, Texas. Eddie is preceded in death by her parents Eddie and Ida Dulworth; brother James M. Dulworth Sr.; nephews James M. Dulworth Jr. and Farrell R. Loftin Jr. Those are left to cherish her memory sister Noma G. Loftin; nephew Eddie Ray Loftin; niece Heather Loftin; sister-in-law Evelyn C....
View Tribute »

Garcia Fidel Jose

September 16, 1989 - May 5, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Mem Park - Dallas, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

George Harold Aikins

October 31, 1941 - May 4, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Mem Park - Dallas, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Gladys Mae Washington

November 9, 1946 - May 4, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Mem Park - Dallas, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Carroll Dean Avery

July 16, 1946 - May 4, 2016

Carroll Dean Avery was born in Dallas on July 16, 1946 to James and Loretta Avery. He grew up in Oak Cliff, and as a young man he worked at VA hospitals in Dallas and California before developing conditions which led to a disability retirement at a fairly young age. Carroll Dean spent much of his time assisting his mom and dad with their lives. When his mother’s health required her to...
View Tribute »

Zondra LaTrise Stepney

September 15, 1964 - May 3, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Mem Park - Dallas, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Jerry Dudley Fruge

July 2, 1933 - May 3, 2016

Passed on May 3, 2016, in Duncanville Texas. JD was born in Eunice, Louisiana on July 2, 1933. He is preceded in death by his son Jerry Fruge and 4 brothers. He is survived by his wife, Gladys Fruge, of 42 years of marriage. He has 2 children Beth Shaver and Ernest Fruge from his first marriage. He has 2 step-daughters Linda Hawkins and Pam Gann from his wife’s previous marriage, several...
View Tribute »

Jerry Dudley Fruge

July 2, 1933 - May 3, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Funeral Home, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Pearl Victoria Deal

June 7, 1935 - May 2, 2016

Pearl Victoria Deal, age 80 of DeSoto Texas passed away May 2nd of 2016. She was born on June 7th 1935 in Dallas Texas to JC Henson and Bessie Halterman. She is preceded in death by her Parents, Daughter Deborah Whitt and Son Daniel Whiteside. She is survived by her sons David Deal and Ronald Brown, and Daughter Judith White. She is also survived by her 4 Brothers, Andrew Henson, James Henson,...
View Tribute »

Wanda Valette Nero

August 14, 1946 - May 1, 2016

Proverbs 3:5-6 “Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; lean not unto thine own understanding. In all thy ways acknowledge Him, and He shall direct thy path.”Mrs. Wanda Valette Harris Nero age 69, passed away on May 1, 2016 in Desoto, Texas. She was the youngest daughter born to the parentage of the late Mr. Willie and Mrs. Bernice (Hutchinson) Harris in New Orleans, Louisiana on...
View Tribute »

Juan Vidales

March 27, 1930 - April 30, 2016

Juan Vidales passed away on April 30, 2016. He is preceded in death by his wife Maria Belen Vidales and daughter Josefina. He leaves to cherish his memories his children Sebastiana, Nicolasa, Natalia and Silvestre, 20 grandchildren and 33 great grandchildren.
View Tribute »

Mary Lou Nelson

March 7, 1935 - April 30, 2016

Mary Lou Nelson, 81 daughter of Emma Lee and Melvin Boyd Pendleton . She was preceded in death by her husband Malcolm Curtis Nelson. Survived by her son Ricky Nelson (Mary), daughter Kim Nelson Oliver (Blake), 6 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. Mary Lou retired from GAF Roofing. She enjoyed volunteering at MCA Hospital in Arlington.
View Tribute »

Virginia A. Abeita

August 19, 1924 - April 29, 2016

Virginia Arechiga Abeita passed away peacefully in her sleep on April 28, 2016 at the age of 91.She was dearly held in an ocean of love by her immediate and extended family and their friends. In August 19,1924 Virginia was born to Felix Arechiga and Nora Hamilton Arechiga in East Austin here in Texas. Her siblings were 3 brothers and 7 sisters, all but 2 are deceased. Virginia Arechiga married...
View Tribute »

Rodolfo Villarreal

March 16, 1935 - April 28, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Mem Park - Dallas, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Rodolfo Villarreal

March 16, 1935 - April 28, 2016

Rodolfo T. Villarreal Rodolfo was born in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon in Mexico on March 16,1935. Rodolfo is survived by his wife Sofia of 52 years, his children Marco, Cesar, Edward, Rebecca and Rodolfo Jr.; grandchildren Alex, Marco Jr., Melissa, Jessica, Tory, Christina, David Jr., Brenda, Laura and Barbara; his great grandchildren Sofia, Leah and Olivia; his sisters Katia and Sonia and his brother...
View Tribute »

James Leroy Hernandez

November 7, 1955 - April 28, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Funeral Home, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Johnnie Mae Washington

February 4, 1926 - April 27, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Funeral Home, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Debra Burleson

January 20, 1957 - April 26, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Funeral Home, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Lucille Work

July 29, 1921 - April 25, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Funeral Home, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Geraldine Pierce

September 17, 1940 - April 24, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Mem Park - Dallas, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Delta Audain McLeland

November 18, 1920 - April 24, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Funeral Home, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Gary Lynn Privett

January 12, 1946 - April 23, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Funeral Home, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Edgar Eleazar Canizales

April 18, 1977 - April 23, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Mem Park - Dallas, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Janie N. HENDERSON

August 10, 1923 - April 22, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Mem Park - Dallas, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Oscar Carbajal MORENO

May 21, 1968 - April 22, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Funeral Home, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Dwight W. Snell

January 26, 1948 - April 21, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Mem Park - Dallas, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Kenneth Jo Henson

July 27, 1937 - April 21, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Mem Park - Dallas, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Margaret Rouse Shick

January 8, 1922 - April 21, 2016

Margaret Shick was born in Arcadia Louisiana on January 8, 1922 to Charles and Clara Carmichael. She passed away in Tyler, Texas on April 21, 2016. Margaret grew up in a rural area near Arcadia. At 15 she moved to Lindale, Texas where she completed high school, and at 16 where she met and married Ervin Rouse after a 3 months courtship. They first lived in Lindale, then moved to San Diego,...
View Tribute »

Kenneth Henson

July 27, 1937 - April 21, 2016

It is with deepest sorrow we mourn the loss of husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend, Kenneth Joe Henson. Kenneth was fortunate to discover his true calling as a Dallas County Sheriff's Deputy at an early age, retiring after 30 years of devotion to his calling. A man of varied loves, he spent many hours raising cattle, sheep and dogs. He also took great pleasure in...
View Tribute »

Marlene Hanson Works

December 21, 1937 - April 21, 2016

Marlene Ann Works 78, was born December 21,1937 to James and Georgia Hanson. She walked through the gates of Heaven on April 21, 2016. She is preceded in death by her father James Hanson, mother Georgia Hanson, brothers James Hanson Jr., Steven Hanson, and daughter Christie Sarrett. She is survived by her brother Norman Hanson and wife Mary, Daughters Theresa Harper and husband Kenneth, Carol...
View Tribute »

Edith Loraine Love

October 29, 1949 - April 20, 2016

Life Epitome of Edith Loraine Love, age 66 passed away on Wednesday April 20, 2016. She was born in Windom, Texas (Fannin County) to the parentage of the late Willie P.and Henrietta (Patterson) Smith on October 29, 1949. She matriculated from the Pendleton High School in Honey Grove, Texas. She previously was employed with Drawing Board for many years and then Goodies and was currently employed...
View Tribute »

Joe Arthur Smith

June 23, 1947 - April 19, 2016

Joe Arthur Smith Sr. (also affectionately known as Waco Joe) was born June 23, 1947. He is the 7th child born to late Mr. R.L. Smith Sr. and Mrs. Willie Mae Roberson Smith. Joe grew up and attended public school in Waco, McLennan County. He graduated from A.J. Moore High School and received his bachelor's degree from the University of Texas at Arlington. Joe was drafted into the United...
View Tribute »

Leroy Shackelford

May 8, 1935 - April 19, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Funeral Home, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Nancy R. Fleming

September 13, 1938 - April 19, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Mem Park - Dallas, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Amado Reyes Ontiveros

October 19, 1921 - April 19, 2016

Amado Reyes Ontiveros passed away on April 19, 2016 in Dallas, TX. He is preceded in death by his wife Delfina Ontiveros a son Amado Thomas Ontiveros and a daughter Irene Perez. He leaves to cherish his children Pedro Ontiveros, Ofelia Cavazos, Antonia Quillen, Mary Jessie Guerra, Juanita Olsen, Alice Quillen and Manuel Ontiveros, 27 grandchildren, 52 great grandchildren, 16 great great...
View Tribute »

Soloman Julius Ray

July 7, 1964 - April 18, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Mem Park - Dallas, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Julia Ladd Feltner

December 4, 1952 - April 15, 2016

Julia Ladd Feltner, daughter of Richard and Martha Ladd, was born on December 4th1952 in Dallas Texas and passed on to eternal life on April 15th 2016. She is survivedby her devoted husband of 24 years, Gary Feltner, by her three beloved sisters,Rebecca Wise, Mary Jane Johnson, and Melanie Van Meter, and by an extended familywho cherished Julia dearly.Julia devoted both her personal and...
View Tribute »

Erwin King Ruggles

September 5, 1924 - April 15, 2016

Erwin King Ruggles, Sr., of Dallas, TX, passed from this life peacefully on Friday, April 15, 2016, he was 91. Erwin was born on September 5, 1924 to Harold Ruggles and Jessie (Grant) Ruggles in Hingham, MA. He graduated from Hingham High School in 1942 and joined the United States Army Air Corps serving during WW II, as a pilot. During the Korean Conflict he was attached to the 187th Regimental...
View Tribute »

JoAnn Yancy

April 1, 1937 - April 14, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Mem Park - Dallas, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Catherine Armstrong-Arnold

December 1, 1921 - April 14, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Mem Park - Dallas, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Camora Antoinette Davis

September 11, 2006 - April 13, 2016

Princess Camora Antoinette Davis was born September 11, 2006, to the parentage of Stephen Antonius and Avad (Kenshell) Davis in Dallas, Texas. She attended Ed Hodges Elementary School of Balch Springs, Texas, where she completed 3rd grade as an honor roll student. Camora was a little lady genius and had many hobbies. She enjoyed shopping, cheering for the Dallas Hurricanes and Dallas Lions,...
View Tribute »

Richard Rex Hall

May 12, 1933 - April 13, 2016

Richard Rex Hall, 82, passed away Wednesday, April 13, 2016, after a brief illness. A memorial viewing will be held from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM on Friday, April 15, at Laurel Land Funeral Home, 6000 S. R. L. Thornton Freeway, Dallas, TX 75232. Burial services will also be held at Laurel Land, beginning at 10:00 AM on Saturday, April 16. Reverend R. P. Lawson will officiate. Those wishing to sign...
View Tribute »

Gerald Max Coker

July 7, 1942 - April 13, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Mem Park - Dallas, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Gerald Max Coker

July 7, 1942 - April 13, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Funeral Home, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Raymond Broadnax

August 18, 1952 - April 12, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Mem Park - Dallas, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Jessie Ben Rollins

November 17, 1922 - April 10, 2016

Jessie Ben Daniels Rollins (1922-2016) went peacefully to meet her Lord on Sunday April 10, 2016 closing her eyes and drifting to the heavens. Jessie was born on November 17, 1922 to Velma Sinclair and Joseph Lemore Daniels in Beckville Tx. Jessie was preceded in death by her youngest daughter Judy Rollins who succumbed to cancer in 1973 at 21 yrs old and her sister Brownie Jo Daniels Martin in...
View Tribute »

Walter Eugene Storms

October 12, 1964 - April 8, 2016

Walter Eugene Storms was born October 12, 1964, in San Saba, Texas, to the parentage of William L. Storms, Sr. and Dahl B. Storms. He graduated from Justin F. Kimball High School, class of 1983. He also attended Navarro Junior College in Corsicana, Texas. He retired from Time Warner Cable after 20 years of service where he was a supervisor in dispatch. In 2009, Walter was presented with an...
View Tribute »

Alvin Earl Johnson

April 12, 1947 - April 8, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Funeral Home, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Shelley Ann McLeroy

September 2, 1958 - April 8, 2016

Shelley Ann McLeroy born September 2, 1958, passed away on April 8, 2016. She was preceded in death by her father Forest D. McLeroy. Shelley is survived by her mother, Peggy McLeroy, two sisters Sandra McKinney and Debbie Blanton, her brother-in-law Adam McKinney, niece and nephew Morgan and Reid McKinney; as well as numerous cousins, friends and co-workers. She graduated from W.W. Samuell High...
View Tribute »

Effie Jewel Floyd

August 13, 1943 - April 7, 2016

In a small town of El Campo,Tx something big happened on August 13, 1943. A beautiful baby girl was born to the late Raphus Sr. and Leola Foley. They named her Effie Jewel Foley, as most gems she was destined to shine and be eye catching. She was the third child to arrive in the family but there would be many more to follow. She being the eldest surviving daughter she took on the roll of looking...
View Tribute »

William Ivy Cox

October 1, 1937 - April 5, 2016

William "Bill" Ivy Cox of Ovilla, Texas passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by family on April 5, 2016. William was born on October 1, 1937 in Dallas, Texas. He was preceded in death by his wife of 58 years Virginia “Jeanne” Cox just 12 weeks prior, his son, William Todd Cox, parents Edwin Ivy Cox and Lucille Cox Hesson. He is survived by two daughters, Susan...
View Tribute »

Candyce C. Smart

February 17, 1956 - April 5, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Mem Park - Dallas, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Coverson Jefferson

March 20, 1941 - April 4, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Mem Park - Dallas, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Leldon O'Neal

July 19, 1922 - April 3, 2016

Leldon S. O’Neal entered into this world on July 19, 1922 in Mart, Texas. He departed from this world on April 3, 2016 at his resident in Dallas, Texas. Leldon proudly served in the United States Air Force during World War II. He retired from the United States Postal Service after 40+years. He is preceded in death by his wife, Ruby Inez O’Neal. Leldon is survived by his daughter,...
View Tribute »

Allie Ximena Galeana

March 16, 2016 - April 3, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Mem Park - Dallas, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Robert Lee Payton

September 9, 1941 - April 2, 2016

Payton, Robert Lee Jr., of DeSoto, Texas passed peacefully surrounded by family on April 2, 2016. Born in Livingston, Texas on September 9, 1941, Robert was the third of four children parented by Robert Lee, Sr. and Margaret Payton. As a child in a small community, along with siblings John Earl, Margaret Ann, and Carolyn Jean, Robert enjoyed life's simple pleasures including fishing, golfing...
View Tribute »

Anna Ruth Stokes

April 7, 1941 - April 1, 2016

On April 7, 1941, Anna Ruth Hobbs Stokes was the third child born to Elbert and Elma Robinson Hobbs, in Point, Texas. Both of her parents, her sister Patricia "Sue" Loyd and son Clyde Stokes,Jr., preceded her in death.She graduated from St. Paul High School in Greenville, Texas in 1960. Anna attended Bishop College in Marshall, Texas.It was at Bishop College that she met the love of...
View Tribute »

Franklin Leo Winters

June 5, 1946 - April 1, 2016

Franklin “Leo” Winters, Jr., 69, of Mesquite, TX passed from this earth on Friday April 1, 2016. Leo was born to Franklin Leo Winters, Sr., and Della Louise Winters. Leo Graduated from South Oak Cliff High School and started his career as a Mechanic and EVS Engineer. He worked at Empire Maintenance and Texas Health Resources Presbyterian Hospital. He served in the Army National Guard...
View Tribute »

Leta Schoonover

November 21, 1935 - April 1, 2016

Leta Jo Tidwell Schoonover was born in Point Tx November 21, 1935 to James T and Carrie Lee Tidwell. She was preceded in death by her parents, one sister Virginia that died as a child and two brothers James T Tidwell and Andrew Jackson "Jack" Tidwell.Five nieces and one nephew.She has one son Brent Schoonover, daughter-in- law Cindy Schoonover and one grand son Cory Schoonover that...
View Tribute »

Priscilla Janice Edsall

October 16, 1942 - March 30, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Mem Park - Dallas, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Priscilla Janice Edsall

October 16, 1942 - March 30, 2016

Was born October 16, 1942 to Mildred and John Lindley in Dallas, TX and she passed away on March 30, 2016 in Dallas, TX. Janice is survived by her children Mike and Cindy; her grandchildren Clint, Jessica, Caitlin and Ashley; and her brother Brad Lindley. She was preceded in death by her husband Bill Edsall.
View Tribute »

Dorothy J. Nelson

November 29, 1934 - March 29, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Funeral Home, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Cornelius Towns

March 6, 1969 - March 28, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Mem Park - Dallas, Dallas, TX.
View Tribute »

Tommy Jack Staley

January 22, 1942 - March 28, 2016

Cedar Hill- Tommy Jack Staley passed away on Monday March 28, 2016 in Dallas, Texas. A memorial service will be held at Laurel Land Funeral Home in Dallas on Saturday April 2, 2016 with a reception immediately following at the home he shared with his wife Gerri.Tommy was born January 22, 1942 to Jack and Jewell Staley in Dallas, Texas. He is survived by his beloved wife of 35 years, Gerri Staley...
View Tribute »

Edna Earle Miles

November 1, 1921 - March 28, 2016

Edna Earle Miles entered this world November 1, 1921 to Otto and Bertie Speer. Edna left this world on March 28, 2016 at the age of 94. She was a resident of Lancaster, Texas for 42 years and was an employee of Safeway for 43 years.Edna is preceded in death by her children, Pamela Sue Elro and Jack McCarthy, and husband William Hedley Miles. Edna is survived by her step-children, Kathy Scholl and...
View Tribute »

Ozell Conner

August 8, 1940 - March 28, 2016

Ozell Conner was born in Walton County, Florida on August 8, 1940 to parents Maggie and Benjimen Conner. He attended Tivoli High School in Defuniak Springs, Florida. Ozell’s military career began with Army enlistment in 1961 then transitioned to the Air Force serving a combination of 20 years active duty, during which he served two complete tours in the Vietnam War. After retiring from the...
View Tribute »

Dorothy B. Tidwell

September 23, 1927 - March 26, 2016

Dorothy Jean “Dotty” (Berlin) Tidwell, age 88, passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 26, 2016 at Methodist Charlton Medical Center in Dallas. She was born on September 23, 1927 in Dallas, Texas to William David “W.D.” Berlin and Elizabeth (Nall) Berlin. Dotty was a lifelong resident of Dallas, graduating from Adamson High School in 1946. She faithfully served her...
View Tribute »

1 of 100 Recent Obituaries View More ยป

Laurel Land Funeral Home and Cemetery
6000 South R. L. Thornton Freeway
Dallas, TX 75232 map it

View Phone Number
View Fax Number
View Website

Tributes.com Partner