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Vera Darlene Jasper, 73, of Kaufman, Texas passed away peacefully on July 10, 2020 at home. Vera was born on Oct. 28, 1946 in Dallas.

Eva Lee Baldwin, 86, of Scurry, Texas, went to be with the Lord on July 2, 2020.

Funeral homes often submit obituaries as a service to the families they are assisting. However, we will be happy to accept obituaries from family members pending proper verification of the death.

Patricia Ann Howard Thormahlen went to be with her Lord on June 26, 2020 in Athens, Texaas. She was born on March 15, 1936 in Kirkland, TX to George and Lena Howard. She cherished being raised by Christian parents that farmed, carried mail by horse and buggy for “Uncle Sam”, punched cows, an…

Jimmy Carroll Lane, 77, passed away at his home in Caddo Mills, Texas on June 19,

Guinn Ferrell Godwin, 96, of Kaufman, Texas, went to be with the Lord on June 21, 2020.

Susan Roberta Thomas was born January 17, 1945 in Racine, Wisconsin to Dorothy Mae Sanders and Carl Robert Harmel. 

Ora Nell Cockrell of Kaufman, Texas was called home to our Father in Heaven on March 16, 2020. Ora Nell was born in Dallas, Texas on Feb. 25, 1952 to Lawrence Clarence and Emma Francis Wright, both of whom went home already. Ora Nell was one of six children.

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Berna Dean “Deana” “Gram” Barfield Pate was born on Jan. 29, 1936 to Johnnie Talbert High Barfield and Frank Ewell Barfield. She is survived by her husband of 64 years, William Marshall Pate Jr. Son, William Allen “Bill” Pate, daughter-in-law Deborah Jean Pate, daughters Charlotte Newell Pat…

Cecil Gray Jr. of Kaufman, Texas, entered the gates of heaven on May 31, 2020. He was born on April 8, 1962.

Commerce civic leader and friend to all, Gene Casselberry, 83, passed away Saturday, May 23, 2020 at Briarcliff Health Center in Greenville. A celebration of life will be held at a later date once COVID-19 restrictions are lifted and large gatherings are permitted. Interment will take place …

Kristina Nicole Jonas, age 27, breathed her first breath of pure air on Sunday, May 24, 2020, as she left this life behind for her heavenly home. There will be a visitation held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, May 27 at Parker-Ashworth Funeral Home, 2217 S. Washington Street, Kaufman. A servi…

Gerald Ray Bradley, 76, of Scurry, Texas passed away on May 23, 2020 in Dallas.

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Thomas Martin Smith, 72, of Kaufman, affectionately known by all as “Smitty,” went to be with his Lord and Savior on Saturday, May 23, 2020. Smitty was born on Aug. 24, 1947 in DeLeon, Texas. He grew up and attended school in several towns in and around this area of northwest Texas. He gradu…

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Joe Leonard Roberts, 83, of Kemp, Texas went to be with the Lord on May 19, 2020. Joe was born on February 9, 1937 on a farm to Huey Dowell Roberts and Ellen Parker Roberts in Nolanville, Texas. He was born to be a cowboy and was the youngest of five boys and one sister. On Sunday evenings, …

Mary Lee (Dickerson) Angerstein was born in Strawn, Texas to parents Elza and Clara (Holmes) Dickerson on June 21, 1924 and passed from this life to the next on May 11, 2020 in the comfort of her home in Scurry, Texas. Mary was a sassy and independent woman who was a strong tower and major i…

With deepest sorrow, we announce that Ronnie Kyle Sisco, aged 66 of Kemp, Texas, passed away on Sunday, April 19th, 2020, at Baylor Hospital in Dallas after a brief illness.

Bryan Haskell Morrow passed away at his home in Scurry, Texas on May 11, 2020 with his wife at his side.

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Melvin Kincaid, age 82, of Kaufman died at his home May 4, 2020 surrounded by family. 

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Marilyn Looper Tinsley, 65, of Kaufman passed away on April 28, 2020 at her home.

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Joy H. Kornegay, 90, of Scurry, Texas went to be with the Lord on April 26, 2020, in Grapevine.

Doris Calhoun Dykes, 86, of Kaufman, Texas, passed away on April 22, 2020 in Plano.

Bobby Ray Estes, 89, of Crandall, Texas went to be with the Lord on April 23, 2020.

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Alesia Ann Davis Holbrook, age 58, of Perryville, Arkansas, passed away on Saturday, April 11, 2020. 

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Billy Mack Polley, 84, of Scurry, Texas went to be with the Lord on April 12, 2020. 

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Billie Corine Potter, 82, passed away on March 26, 2020. Billie was born July 21, 1937, in Wolfe City, Texas to Clovus Richard Lytal and Sadie Arvilla (Stephens) Lytal.

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Rickey Claud Narramore, born on Sep. 1, 1950 in Kaufman, Texas, passed away at the age of 69, on Sunday, March 22, 2020 at his home in Rowlett, Texas.

In this time of the coronavirus outbreak, tradition may fly out the door. Births and funerals may be a little different for now. Ray Dell Smith was born Aug. 12, 1946 at the family home in Wortham, Texas to Odell and Mildred Shanks Smith. He was delivered by his beloved paternal Aunt Ollie.

Pete Durell Stribling, 77, of Kaufman, Texas, went to be with the Lord on March 6, 2020.

John was born to Charles and Bernice Dawson on May, 24, 1948 in Indiana. He graduated from Portage High School in 1966. John was happiest on his ranch in Kaufman, Texas, and riding his Harley. He passed doing what he loved most in life, working on that ranch.

Vanessa Gail Massingill, 48, of Scurry, Texas passed away on March 10, 2020 in Dallas, Texas. Vanessa was born on May 17, 1971 to Clark Turner and Gail Meyer in Lawton, Oklahoma.

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Norma Jean Webb was born on Aug. 26, 1929 in Dallas, Texas.

Pamela Annette Harrison went home peacefully to her Lord and Savior on Feb. 29, 2020 in Kaufman.

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Colleen Reynolds Flint, 92, of Kaufman passed away on Feb. 22, 2020 in Forney. Colleen was born on Aug. 12, 1927 to Wesley and Helen Reynolds in New York, Texas. Colleen grew up in New York and graduated from LaPoynor High School. She married James Flint in Eustace, Texas on May 25, 1946 and…

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Stevey Leon Mayfield, 75, of Kaufman passed away in Dallas on Feb. 14, 2020.

David Timothy Murph, 75, of Kaufman passed away on Feb. 14, 2020. He was born in Marion County, Georgia on June 9, 1944.

James Thomas “Bud” Clayton of Rosser, Texas, went to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020. He was surrounded by his family as he peacefully left this world. Bud was born on April 2, 1933 in Rosser to Bishop M. Clayton and Molly Jewell (Fletcher) Clayton.

LaVerne, born Claudia LaVerne Stowers on March 4, 1923, daughter of Fred and Emma Stowers, died Feb. 5, 2020, at the age of 96 in Colorado Springs, CO. LaVerne was preceded in death by her first husband and father of her two sons, John Thomas “Tom” Hilton, Sr., in 1995. She was also preceded…

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Debra Ann Tallas, 61, of Forney passed away on Jan. 24, 2020, in Rowlett. Debra was born in Forney on Jan. 16, 1959 to Ed and Linda Tallas of Kaufman.

Mickey G. Cox was born Dec. 20, 1941 in Seymour, Texas and passed into the arms of Jesus on Dec. 29, 2019. She was 78.

Michael James Briggs was born on Oct. 3, 1955 in Kaufman to James and Barbara Briggs. He graduated from Kaufman High School in 1974. He attended TCU in Fort Worth and graduated in 1978.

Judy Dianne McWhorter, beloved daughter, sister, aunt, and friend peacefully passed on Jan. 15, 2020 in Arlington, Texas.

Ellis Odell Meadors, age 86, of Kaufman, Texas passed away on Dec. 27, 2019. Ellis was born on July 26, 1933, in New Baden, Texas to George Levi Meadors and Martha (Mattie) Day Meadors. Ellis was one of nine siblings born to this union.

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JoAnn Monk Robertson, 78, of Kaufman passed away on Jan. 11, 2020 in Carrollton. JoAnn was born on Feb. 27, 1941 to Jesse Monk and Adelle Gross in Terrell.

John C. Berendzen was born Jan. 5, 1930 and died Jan. 8, 2020, just a few days after his 80th birthday.

Erin McWhirter Russell died Dec. 26, 2019, as a result of complications from acute asthma and hypertension. She was 70 years old. She was born in Lubbock, Texas, on Sept. 28, 1949, to Allene Stephens McWhirter and Glen McWhirter. She lived in Fort Worth until the age of nine, when her parent…

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Services for LaFrances Colleen Sloan will be held at Texas at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 8, 2020 at Anderson-Clayton Bros. Funeral Home at 1226 S. Elm St. in Kemp, with interment following at Kemp Cemetery.

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