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

Carroll Dean Avery

July 16, 1946 - May 4, 2016

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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,...
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Jerry Dudley Fruge

July 2, 1933 - May 3, 2016

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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,...
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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...
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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.
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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.
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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...
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Rodolfo Villarreal

March 16, 1935 - April 28, 2016

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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...
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James Leroy Hernandez

November 7, 1955 - April 28, 2016

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Johnnie Mae Washington

February 4, 1926 - April 27, 2016

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Debra Burleson

January 20, 1957 - April 26, 2016

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Lucille Work

July 29, 1921 - April 25, 2016

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Geraldine Pierce

September 17, 1940 - April 24, 2016

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Delta A. McLeland

November 18, 1920 - April 24, 2016

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Gary Lynn Privett

January 12, 1946 - April 23, 2016

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Edgar Eleazar Canizales

April 18, 1977 - April 23, 2016

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Janie N. HENDERSON

August 10, 1923 - April 22, 2016

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Oscar Carbajal MORENO

May 21, 1968 - April 22, 2016

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Dwight W. Snell

January 26, 1948 - April 21, 2016

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Kenneth Jo Henson

July 27, 1937 - April 21, 2016

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Margaret 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,...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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Leroy Shackelford

May 8, 1935 - April 19, 2016

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Nancy R. Fleming

September 13, 1938 - April 19, 2016

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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...
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Soloman Julius Ray

July 7, 1964 - April 18, 2016

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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...
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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...
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JoAnn Yancy

April 1, 1937 - April 14, 2016

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Catherine Armstrong-Arnold

December 1, 1921 - April 14, 2016

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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,...
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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...
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Gerald Max Coker

July 7, 1942 - April 13, 2016

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Gerald Max Coker

July 7, 1942 - April 13, 2016

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Raymond Broadnax

August 18, 1952 - April 12, 2016

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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...
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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...
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Alvin Earl Johnson

April 12, 1947 - April 8, 2016

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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...
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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...
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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...
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Candyce C. Smart

February 17, 1956 - April 5, 2016

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Coverson Jefferson

March 20, 1941 - April 4, 2016

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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,...
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Allie Ximena Galeana

March 16, 2016 - April 3, 2016

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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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Priscilla Janice Edsall

October 16, 1942 - March 30, 2016

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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.
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Dorothy J. Nelson

November 29, 1934 - March 29, 2016

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Cornelius Towns

March 6, 1969 - March 28, 2016

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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...
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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...
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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...
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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...
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John Mark Snodgrass

December 28, 1955 - March 25, 2016

In Loving Memory of-John Mark Snodgrass-December 28, 1955-March 25, 2016 Mark was born in Dallas, Texas to Myron and Hugh Snodgrass. He graduated from Dallas Christian School. He touched the lives of many including both of his parents as their loving care taker. His favorite pastimes included watching and discussing sports with his father and siblings, collecting and...
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Infant Taylor Marie Hamilton

March 25, 2016 - March 25, 2016

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Marco Antonio Davila

September 8, 1970 - March 23, 2016

Marco Antonio Davila born September 8, 1970, met his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on March 23, 2016. Marco was about to complete his 20th year with the Dallas Fire Rescue. He served as a Driver Engineer of Engine 15B in the heart of Oak Cliff. Marco loved and put Christ above all. Secondary to that came his family. He married his childhood sweetheart. He was an exceptional and loving husband,...
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Isaac Earl

January 2, 1949 - March 23, 2016

Isaac Earl Jr., born January 2, 1949, met his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on the morning of March 23, 2016, after a long battle with illness. Isaac attended and graduated from Franklin D. Roosevelt High School. After graduation, Isaac began working at the Federal Reserve Bank. He was later an employee of Dallas Area Rapid Transit for over 35 years. In the early 1970s, Isaac met and married...
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Ruth Walker Johns

October 17, 1935 - March 22, 2016

Ruth Walker Johns was born to the proud parents of Reverend Melvin Walker and Pearline Waters in Cushing, Texas on 17 October 1935. She graduated from Booker T. Washington Technical High School in the class of 1956. From high school, worked as a nurse’s aide in several Dallas hospitals until approximately 1963 when she began working as a technician at Texas Instruments. She worked there...
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Ernistine Crethers

March 17, 1938 - March 20, 2016

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Juan Antonio Salazar

March 14, 1964 - March 19, 2016

Juan Antonio Salazar, Jr. was born on March 14th, 1964 in Dallas to Juan Antonio Salazar, Sr. and Maria Cristina Gonzalez. He passed away on Saturday, March 19th, 2016 and went to be with the Lord after a lengthy illness at the age of 52. Juan attended Sunset High School and graduated in 1982. He married Imelda Gonzalez and raised his family in the Farmers Branch area of Dallas. He was a...
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Aaron James Jones

September 1, 1991 - March 18, 2016

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Minnie Ray Thomson

September 18, 1924 - March 18, 2016

Minnie Ray Thomson was born September 18, 1924 in McGregor, Texas and passed away March 18, 2016 and went to be with our Lord. Minnie is preceded in death by her husband, Howell Thomson; son Jackie D. Thom pson; parents Fred and Gracie Campbell: sisters Mary Nell Bottoms and Irene Sonnier; and brother, Alfred H. Campbell. She is survived by nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Minnie worked...
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Margia Fay Thurmond

February 6, 1929 - March 17, 2016

Margia Fay ThurmondBorn February 6, 1929 at home in Bromide, Oklahoma to Asa Steve & Tennie Winona Turner on a cold snowy night.Margia Fay is preceded in death by her Mother and Father as well as her sisters Georgia Lee Wilkerson and Husband, Ruby Sewell and Husband and her beloved Husband Donald Thurmond. She is survived by Daughters Sue Ann Beckner, Cindy Anderson and husband Scott Anderson...
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Crystal Joy Rose

December 4, 1979 - March 16, 2016

Crystal Joy Rose was born in Dallas, Texas to the late Odell Rose and Catheryn Price Rose onDecember 4, 1979. At an early age she gave her life to Christ and was baptized at age 6 at CarverHeights Baptist Church in Dallas. Later she joined Graceland Community Baptist Church, andlater St. Luke “Community” United Methodist Church. She was currently an active member ofConcord Missionary...
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William Ross Kinsey

April 1, 1966 - March 16, 2016

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Atress Randolph Nubin

October 5, 1938 - March 16, 2016

Atress Randolph Nubin, 77, passed away peacefully on March 16, 2016 of pneumonia related complications, with his family and long-time friends at his side.Atress "At" was born October 5, 1938 in Archer, Florida to Elsie and James Nubin. He attended grammar school and graduated from Archer Community High School, gaining life-long friends, who still speak of him with affection. He joined...
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Robert Nell Andrews

October 30, 1934 - March 15, 2016

Robbie Nell Andrews was born on October 30, 1934, in Rusk County to the late Roosevelt and Odessa Pegues Watt. She was raised with five siblings. Two siblings, Elious Watt and Pearl Lee Nelson, preceded her in death. She attended Easton School until the family moved to Gregg County where she continued her education at Ned E. Williams School. In 1951, she married the love of her life, Howard...
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Louis Edward Clark

May 10, 1954 - March 15, 2016

Louis went peacefully home to be with our Lord on Tuesday, March 15th. He was born in Las Cruces, NM and moved to Dallas with his family in the summer of 1969. He is survived by his wife Paula Clark, sister, Ethel Arnold, father-in-law, John Ferrantello and his wife Joan, brother-in-law, Steve Ferrantello, sister-in-law, Kimberly Collum, brother-in-law, Ken Collum, nieces and nephews, Stephanie...
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Kenneth Farrar Wester

January 1, 1922 - March 15, 2016

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Virginia Gomez

April 8, 1926 - March 15, 2016

Virginia Gomez born in Malakoff, TX and passed on March 15, 2016. Daughter of Longino Franco and Inez Medina Franco.She liked dancing, cooking, praying (she always prayed for everyone.), taking care of her children and grandchildren. She enjoyed going to the flea markets with her husband and she had many friends and liked talking to people.She is preceded by her husband Joe Gomez, they where...
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Willie Dean Heard

April 1, 1932 - March 15, 2016

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Jack Boyette Allen

June 4, 1931 - March 15, 2016

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Freeda F. Wester

April 2, 1942 - March 15, 2016

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Jimmy Carl Christian

September 9, 1943 - March 15, 2016

Jimmy Carl Christian, 72, passed away Tuesday, March 15, 2016 in DeSoto, TX.Jimmy worked in government aircraft at Northrop Grumman for many years, and most recently as a Logistics Items Analyst Staff at Lockheed Martin of Fort Worth, TX.Jimmy served faithfully in three main capacities at his church, Risen Christ Family. He was Senior Church Elder as well as Pastor over the prayer ministry. He...
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Jason Joseph Roberson Lyons

June 2, 1993 - March 14, 2016

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JasonJoseph Roberson Lyons

June 2, 1993 - March 14, 2016

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Kermit J. Nixon

March 15, 1932 - March 14, 2016

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Jay Gibbons

May 21, 1959 - March 13, 2016

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Mary Linda Madding

January 5, 1937 - March 13, 2016

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Melvin Lee Elliott

August 11, 1940 - March 13, 2016

Melvin Lee Elliott, 75, died Sunday March 13, 2016 at home with family. Mr. Elliott was born on August 11, 1940 in Greenville, TX. Melvin was preceded in death by his loving wife Brenda J Elliott and daughter Danielle McGuire. He is survived by his daughter Sandra Elliott, son James Elliott, his wife Shelly and son Mark Elliott, his wife Karen. He is further survived by grandchildren, Scott,...
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Christopher Rankin Clark

January 31, 1982 - March 12, 2016

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Robert Cochran

May 29, 1934 - March 12, 2016

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Elsie Jane Jones

February 7, 1929 - March 12, 2016

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Clyde Rollin Butler

February 15, 1927 - March 11, 2016

Clyde Rollin ButlerFebruary 15, 1927-March 11, 2016Clyde Rollin Butler passed away at the age of 89 on March 11 in Dallas. Clyde was born and raised in Dallas. Clyde’s father passed away when Clyde was a young boy. The tough times faced by him and his mother Doris Butler through the great depression had a significant influence on how he lived his life. Clyde and his mother survived the...
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Maria Rodriguez Ibarra

March 12, 1932 - March 11, 2016

Maria Rodriguez Ibarra, 83, of Dallas, Texas, passed away one day shy of her 84th birthday, on March 11, 2016, peacefully in her sleep. She was born to the late Canuto Rodriguez and Carmen Rodriguez on March 12, 1932. Maria was born and raised in Cruz de Elorza, N.L., Mexico. Cleofas and Maria would see each other at school and town dances. Maria was the girl who truly caught his eye at a dance...
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Reynaldo R. Vallejo

December 30, 1943 - March 9, 2016

Reynaldo Vallejo 72, died Wednesday, March 9th, 2016. Born and raised in San Ignacio, Tx. Son of Hilario and Santos Vallejo. He leaves his wife Virginia A.Vallejo, along with two daughters Elizabeth and Priscilla Ann Vallejo. Also four grandchildren Brianna Lopez, Jacob Lopez, John Peter Gonzales and Gavin Rey Gonzales. He is survived by five brothers Hilario Vallejo Jr., Margarito Vallejo,...
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Steven George Smalley

July 19, 1949 - March 9, 2016

Steven George Smalley went to be with the Lord on March 9, 2016. Steven was a truck driver for 40 years and 4 months. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends, humming, singing and whistling. He also liked barbecuing, Fiddling in the yard and he loved playing DOMINOES. He loved his weenie dogs. He never met a stranger, everyone was a friend. He also loved George Jones, Johnny Cash,...
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Reynaldo R. Vallejo

December 30, 1943 - March 9, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Mem Park - Dallas, Dallas, TX.
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Juanita Alonzo Tovar

February 7, 1943 - March 9, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Funeral Home, Dallas, TX.
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Theodis Lyons

February 13, 1952 - March 7, 2016

Arrangements under the direction of Laurel Land Funeral Home, Dallas, TX.
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Lorene Salazar Garcia

May 29, 1932 - March 7, 2016

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