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Published Nov. 13, 1996

Floydelh Anderson
INSTITUTE, W. Va. -- Floydelh Anderson, D. Ed., 77, a retired professor of education and director of guidance at West Virginia State College, died Thursday in Institute, W. Va.

Funeral: 11 a.m. Friday at Allen Chapel A.M.E. Church, 116 Elm Street in Fort Worth. Burial: Cedar Hill Memorial park. Visitation: 1 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Memorial service: Was Tuesday on the campus of West Virginia State College.

Dr. Anderson was born Sept. 11, 1919, in Fort Worth.

He was a graduate of I.M. Terrell High School. He matriculated at Tuskegee Institute, at Tuskegee, Ala., receiving his bachelor of science degree in education in 1946. He later attended New York University where he received a master of arts degree in guidance and personnel administration in 1947 and a doctorate of education in human relations in 1955.

He taught briefly in Yonkers, N.Y., before moving to Institute, W. Va., and became professor of education at West Virginia State College on Sept. 1, 1955. He served as director of guidance, vice president of academic affairs and interim president.

After 30 years of dedicated service, Dr. Anderson retired in 1985.

He was a member of Omega Phi Psi fraternity and was very active with the West Virginia Symphony Orchestra, the Community Music Association, the Organ Guild Concert Series and many other professional and civic organizations.

He was a member of Walls Chapel A.M.E. Church in Institute, W. Va., and a veteran of World War II, serving as a master sergeant in the Army.

Survivors: Sisters, Mrs. Earline Martin and Mrs. Katie Garrett, both of Fort Worth; and a host of nephews and nieces and other relatives.

Baker Funeral Home
301 E. Rosedale St., 332-4468
 

Charles W. Arnold
FORT WORTH -- Charles Wayne Arnold, 69, a regional sales manager with Connecticut Mutual, died Tuesday in Fort Worth.

Funeral: 2 p.m. Thursday at Broadway Baptist Church. Burial; Greenwood Memorial Park. Dr. Stephen Shoemaker and Rev. Gene Thompson will officiate. Visitation: 6 to 8 tonight at the funeral home.

Memorials: The James L. West Presbyterian Special Care Center and the Broadway Baptist Church Organ Fund.

Charles Arnold was born March 15, 1927, in Independence County, Ark.

He served during World War II from 1944 to 1946 in the Navy and the Air Force from 1951 to 1955. In 1958, he moved to Fort Worth and worked for Research Institute, AB Culbertson and Co., and with Connecticut Mutual Life Insurance from 1980 until his retirement in 1993. He was a member of Broadway Baptist Church and a former member of the Kiwanis Club and Ridglea Country Club.

Survivors: Wife, Ann P. Arnold of Fort Worth; sons, Charles Wade Arnold and his wife, Kathryn, of Dallas and William Taylor Arnold and his wife, Debby, of Fort Worth; sister, Winona Jefford and her husband, R.L. Jefford, of Floral, Ark.; and grandchildren, Will and Mary- Madison Arnold of Dallas and Taylor and Robert Arnold of Fort Worth.

Thompson's Harveson & Cole
702 Eighth Ave., 336-0345
 

George A. Asbill
FORT WORTH -- George A. Asbill, 81, a retired quality control gauge inspector for Harbison-Fischer, died Monday in Fort Worth.

Funeral: 2 p.m. Thursday at Laurel Land Funeral Home in Fort Worth. Burial: Laurel Land Memorial Park.

George Asbill was born July 19, 1915, in Newberry, S.C. He was employed by Harbison-Fischer for 37 years.

Survivors: Wife, Nettie Asbill of Fort Worth; son and daughter-in-law, Jerry and Carolyn Asbill of Oklahoma City, Okla.; brothers, Lewie Asbill of Marble Falls and Jack Asbill of Dumas; and three grandchildren.

Laurel Land Funeral Home of Fort Worth
7100 Crowley Road, 293-1350
 

John T. Bailey
FORT WORTH -- John Thomas Bailey, 80, a retired quality control director for Bell Helicopter, died Saturday in Fort Worth.

Memorial service: 1 p.m. today at Broadway Baptist Church. Burial: Valhalla Cemetery in Birmingham, Ala.

John Bailey was born Nov. 16, 1915, in Holt, Ala. He was a resident of Fort Worth since 1967 and was a member of Broadway Baptist Church, Fellowship Sunday school class, Bill Glass Prison Ministry and Agape Meal Ministry.

Memorials: The Agape Ministry at Broadway Baptist Church, 305 W. Broadway, or The Bill Glass Prison Ministry, P.O. Box 9000, Cedar Hill, Texas 75106.

Survivors: Daughters, Carole Ann Bailey of Washington D.C., and Susan Kathleen Jones and her husband, William Werner, of Orangeville, N.Y.; stepson, Dr. Michael Broutsas and his wife, Cathy, of Taunton, Mass.; brothers, Harry Bailey and his wife, Mary, of Orlando, Fla., and William Bailey and his wife, Helen, of Birmingham, Ala.; and nieces and nephews.

Thompson's Harveson & Cole
702 Eighth Ave., 336-0345
 

Francis E. Boyd
EVERMAN -- Francis Eoff Boyd, 76, a retired construction engineer, died Monday at home.

Funeral: 11 a.m. today at Blessing Funeral Home. Burial: Everman Cemetery.

Francis Boyd was born July 14, 1920, in Pawnee, Okla.

Blessing Funeral Home
Mansfield, 473-1555
 

James R. Carpenter
LAKE WORTH -- James Robert Carpenter, 71, a lead man and supervisor with Container Corporation of America Folding Carton Department, died Tuesday at a Fort Worth hospital.

Funeral: 11 a.m. Thursday at Biggers Funeral Home. Burial: Laurel Land Memorial Park.

James Carpenter was born Feb. 5, 1925, in Arp in Smith County.

He lived in Smith County as a child and served in the Air Forces during World War II. He had lived in the Fort Worth area since 1948. He worked for Container Corporation of America in the Folding Carton Department for 38 years and retired in 1985.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Peggy Evelyn Carpenter, on Dec. 28, 1993, and a son, Robert George Carpenter, on July 6, 1996.

Survivors: Son, Jimmy Don Carpenter of Azle; daughters, Carolyn Evelyn Ives of Tolar and Shyrie Carpenter Hill of Blue Mound; brother, Billy Carpenter of Arp; sister, Sheryie Clark of St. Joe, Ark.; and grandchildren, Debora Daniel of Fort Worth, Robert Steven Brown of Abilene, Robert Shawn Carpenter of Lake Worth, Melissa Jean Hill of Blue Mound, Andrea Lynn McElhaney of Brownwood and Anna Carpenter of Fort Worth.

Biggers Funeral Home
7139 Jacksboro Highway, 237-3341
 

Geraldine C. Chico
FORT WORTH -- Geraldine C. "Jerry" Chico, 83, a homemaker, died Monday in Fort Worth.

Cryptside service: 11 a.m. Thursday at Greenwood Mausoleum.

Geraldine Chico was born Nov. 5, 1913, in Cotulla.

She was reared and graduated from high school in Del Rio. She was a former member of the Womens Golf Association at River Crest Country Club.

Survivors: Nephews, Stephen Carter of Fort Worth and Sam Carter; and nieces, Sis Watson of Dallas and Jo Ann Lawrence of Corpus Christi.

Greenwood Funeral Home
3100 White Settlement Road, 336-0584
 

E.J. Cound
DEQUEEN, Ark. -- E.J. "Sonny" Cound, 84, a retired car foreman for Southern Pacific Railroad, died Sunday in DeQueen, Ark.

Graveside service: 2 p.m. today in Elmwood Cemetery in Bowie, Texas.

E.J. Cound was born Aug. 18, 1912, in El Paso. He was a resident of Bowie, Texas, from 1991 to 1994.

Burgess-Fry-Owens-Brumley
Bowie, (817) 872-1144
 

Mary L.Y. Davis
FORT WORTH -- Mary Lee Young Davis, 81, a domestic worker in private homes, died Monday at home.

Funeral: 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Bossier Missionary Baptist Church at 809 Hamilton Lane, Bossier City, La.; Burial: Luke Cemetery in Ringgold, La. Wake: 7 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Survivors: Daughter, Scenay Brown of Fort Worth; brother, Cephus Young and wife, Geraldine, of Shreveport, La.; sister, Lucille Price of Chicago, Ill.; five grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.

Gregory W. Spencer Funeral Directors
4000 Miller Ave., 531-8666
 

Richard H. Dix
FORT WORTH -- Richard H. Dix, 80, a retired educator, died Sunday in Fort Worth.

Funeral: 1 p.m. Thursday at East St. Paul Baptist Church. Burial: Laurel Land Memorial Park in Fort Worth.

Richard Dix was born Aug. 22, 1916, in Bryan, Texas. Mr. Dix was a member, trustee and financial secretary of New Victorious Missionary Baptist Church. He was the founder of the T.F.S. Association. He was a Navy veteran of World War II.

Survivors: Wife, Elzadie Dix of Fort Worth; son, Richard H. Dix Jr. of Fort Worth; daughter, Anita McLaughlin and husband, James, of Fort Worth; stepson, Mark R. Washington of Fort Worth; stepdaughter, Linda J. Washington of Fort Worth; brothers, Timothy Dix and Sylvester Dix, both of Bryan; sisters, Mary Dix Morgan of Bryan and Chanie Jordan of Los Angeles, Calif.; grandchildren, Richard H. Dix III, Nathaniel Grant, Nijah Dix and Ryan Burks; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Laurel Land Funeral Home of Fort Worth
7100 Crowley Road, 293-1350
 

H.H. Edmonds
HALTOM CITY -- H.H. "Ed" Edmonds, 72, a retired Air Force master sergeant, died Sunday in North Richland Hills.

Funeral: 2 p.m. Thursday at Victory Baptist Church. Burial: Mount Olivet Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 tonight at the funeral home.

H.H. Edmonds was born June 3, 1924, in Longview, Miss.

He served in the Air Forces during World War II and retired after 22 years of service. He then was market manager for Buddies Super Market and Big Value for several years. He was a member of Masonic Tarrant Lodge 942.

He was preceded in death by a daughter, Linda Edmonds Chatham, in 1992.

Survivors: Wife of 51 years, 10 months and four days, Jessie "Tootie" Edmonds of Haltom City; sons, Jimmy H. Edmonds and Gary W. Edmonds, both of Fort Worth; daughter, Judy Rhodes of Arlington; brother, Joseph Thaxton of Memphis, Tenn.; sister, Drucilla Cole of Okolona, Miss.; nine grandchildren; and three great- grandchildren.

Mount Olivet Funeral Home
2301 N. Sylvania Ave., 831-0511
 

Vera Evans
ARLINGTON -- Vera Evans, 80, a homemaker, died Monday at an Arlington hospital.

Graveside service: 2 p.m. today in Mansfield Cemetery.

Vera Evans was born Nov. 28, 1915, in Dalton, Ga.

Blessing Funeral Home
Mansfield, 473-1555
 

Wilda C. Foster
FORT WORTH -- Wilda Corinne Foster, 90, a retired record department employee at Montgomery Ward, died Sunday at a local nursing home.

Graveside service: 2 p.m. Thursday in Mount Olivet Cemetery. Officiating: Rev. Jimmy Mobley.

Wilda Foster was born Aug. 12, 1906, in Dublin, Texas. She was a member of First United Methodist Church.

Survivors: Granddaughters, Debbie Cronin of New York, Judy Leatherwood of Pennsylvania, Betsi Dixon of Maryland and Kathy Dalton of Pennsylvania; two great-grandchildren; three nephews; and one niece.

Brown, Gause-Ware, Owens & Brumley
425 S. Henderson St., 335-4557
 

Charlotte J. Franklin
BRECKENRIDGE -- Charlotte J. Franklin, 67, a homemaker, died Sunday in Urbana, Ill.

Funeral: 2 p.m. Friday at Morehart Mortuary. Burial: Breckenridge Cemetery.

Charlotte Franklin was born March 24, 1929, in Decatur, Ill.

Memorials: Charity of choice.

Morehart Mortuary
Breckenridge, (817) 559-5421
 

Beatrico B.B. Groginski
HOUSTON -- Beatrico Brownold Bashein Groginski, a longtime Houston resident, died Friday after a brief illness.

Memorial service: Was Monday at Temple Beth Israel in Houston.

Beatrico Groginski was born in New York to Tessie and Nathan Brownold in 1904.

She was preceded in death by her first husband, Arnold Bashein, and her second husband, Philip Groginski.

After marrying Mr. Groginski, she lived in Fort Worth for several years where she was president of Temple Beth El Sisterhood. During this time she recevied her masters degree from Texas Woman's University.

Survivors: Four children, Carol Bashein Good of New Orleans, Bob Bashein of Fort Worth, Hannah "Anne" Groginski Harris of Houston and Audrey Groginski Johnson of St. Louis; brother, Bernard Brownold of Scarsdale, N.Y.; 10 grandchildren; and 15 great- grandchildren.

Levy Funeral Directors
Bellaire,(713) 660-6633
 

Modena Harrison
GRANBURY -- Modena Harrison, 89, a baby sitter, died Monday at a Granbury care center.

Funeral: 2 p.m. Friday at Martin's Funeral Home in Granbury. Burial: Rough Creek Cemetery in Hood County. Visitation: 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. today and Thursday. The family will receive visitors from 5 to 9 p.m. Thursday.

Memorials: First United Methodist Church in Granbury.

Modena Harrison was born March 10, 1910, in Paluxy.

Martin's Funeral Home
Granbury, (817) 573-1154
 

Gary W. Kramar
ARLINGTON -- Gary Wayne Kramar, 42, a clinical research scientist, died Saturday in Arlington.

Funeral: 1 p.m. Thursday at Arlington Funeral Home. Burial: Moore Memorial Gardens. Visitation: 6 to 8 tonight at the funeral home.

Gary Kramar was born April 11, 1954, in Dallas. He attended UTA, where he obtained bachelor and master's degrees.

Survivors: Grieving parents, Vincent and Joyce Kramar of Arlington; and fiancee, Triska.

Arlington Funeral Home
1221 E. Division, 548-1791
 

Mary J. Leslie
FORT WORTH -- Mary Jane Leslie, 78, a homemaker and retired executive secretary for Dresser Industries, died Monday at a Bedford hospital.

Funeral: 2 p.m. Thursday at Bluebonnet Hills Funeral Home in Colleyville. Burial: Bluebonnet Hills Memorial Park. Visitation: 7 to 9 tonight.

Mary Leslie was born May 21, 1918, in Dallas. She was a member of St. John the Apostle Church and was active in Meals On Wheels and nursing home visitation. She was a loving wife, mother, sister and grandmother.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Joseph J. Fitzgerald, and by a brother, J.J. Fitzgerald Jr.

Survivors: Husband, James M. Leslie of Fort Worth; daughter, Mary Sandra Heffley of Lewisville; sister, Marjorie Fitzgerald Carpenter of Houston; and grandson, Joshua Lawrence Minor of Lewisville.

Bluebonnet Hills Funeral Home
Colleyville, 281-8751
 

Thelma M.M. Lewis
FORT WORTH -- Thelma Mae Minor Lewis, 88, a cook in private homes, died Monday at a nursing center.

Survivors: 11 a.m. Thursday at Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church. Burial: Cedar Hill Memorial Park. Visiation: 6 to 9 tonight at the funeral home.

Thelma Lewis was born Jan. 27, 1908, in Tatum.

Survivors: Son, Henry Brazzile of Fort Worth; daughter, Mary Louise Lewis of Fort Worth; two grandchildren; close friend, Irene Jones of Fort Worth; and first cousin, Nadine Minor Levy of Fort Worth.

Gregory W. Spencer Funeral Directors
4000 Miller Ave., 531-8666
 

Gerry Locke
STEPHENVILLE -- Gerry Locke, 54, an investigator for the district attorney's office, died Monday at a Fort Worth hospital.

Funeral: 2 p.m. today at Calvary Baptist Church. Burial: Alexander Cemetery.

Gerry Locke was born Sept. 27, 1942, in Albuquerque, N.M. He was a deacon at Harvey Baptist Church and had been a resident of Stephenville for the past 21 years.

Survivors: Wife, Dianna Locke of Stephenville; sons, Kevin Locke of Fort Worth and Chris Locke of Stephenville; daughter, Denise Locke of Fort Worth; father, Herman L. Locke of Brownwood; sisters, Leonda Smith of Goldthwaite, Judy Joyner of Brownwood and Jean Miller of Allen; and two grandchildren.

Lacy Funeral Home
Stephenville, (817) 968-2102
 

Josephine H. Malone
FORT WORTH -- Josephine Hamner Malone, 95, a retired secretary, died Tuesday at a Fort Worth nursing facility.

Funeral: 10 a.m. Thursday at Robertson Mueller Harper Funeral Home. Burial: 3 p.m. Thursday in Sweetwater Cemetery in Sweetwater. Rev. Dr. Stephen W. Smith will officiate.

Mrs. Malone, a native of Colorado City and longtime resident of Fort Worth, was preceded in death by her husband, R.S. Malone, who died in 1971. She was a former secretary in the State Comptroller's Office and later with the Development Office at Texas Christian University. Mrs. Malone was a member of St. Stephen Presbyterian Church.

Survivors: Daughter, Mary Frances Malone Pumphrey and her husband, Dr. Paul Pumphrey, of Fort Worth; grandchildren, Holly Pumphrey Roessler and her husband, Richard, of Fort Collins, Colo., and Blake Alan Pumphrey and his wife, Jennifer, of Fort Worth; great- grandchildren, Whitney and Mitchell Roessler and Matthew and Mallory Pumphrey.

Robertson Mueller Harper
1500 Eighth Ave., 924-4233
 

Lorene Mayfield
BENBROOK -- Lorene Mayfield, 81, a homemaker, died Tuesday at a Fort Worth hospital.

Funeral: Noon Thursday at Laurel Land Funeral Home. Burial: Laurel Land Memorial Park.

Lorene Mayfield was born June 25, 1915, in Milburn, Texas. She was a member of Calvary Cathedral in Fort Worth.

She was a devoted wife to Jack Lee Mayfield of Benbrook; a loving mother to Dolores J. Holden of Benbrook; loving grandmother to Tami Cribb of Spartanburg, S.C., and Cathy Maynes of Fort Worth and five great-grandchildren.

Other survivors: Numerous nieces and nephews.

Laurel Land Funeral Home of Fort Worth
7100 Crowley Road, 293-1350
 

Charles McKay Jr.
FORT WORTH -- Charles McKay Jr., 65, died Sunday in Fort Worth.

Graveside service: 1 p.m. Thursday in Shannon Rose Hill Memorial Park.

Charles McKay Jr. was born Jan. 29, 1931, in Texas.

Survivors: Sister and her husband, Berth and John Kujala; nieces, Molly Brewer, Audie Lou Sibly and Olie Sue Taylor; and nephews, John Lewis, Larry Lewis and Lavern Crocker.

Shannon Rose Hill Funeral Chapel
7301 E. Lancaster Ave., 451-3333
 

Alta F. Morton
BOWIE -- Alta Faye Palmer Morton, 73, a homemaker, died Sunday in Bowie.

Funeral: Was 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at Bible Baptist Church in Bowie. Burial: Newport Cemetery in Newport, Texas.

Alta Morton was born June 30, 1923, in Newport.

Memorials: Hospice of Rural Texas, 1000 Lamb St., Bowie, Texas 76230.

Burgess-Fry-Owens-Brumley
Bowie, (817) 872-1144
 

Ralph Moulton
FORT WORTH -- Ralph Moulton, 74, a self-employed construction worker, died Saturday at a North Richland Hills hospital.

Graveside service: 2 p.m. today in Forest Lawn in Mount Pleasant Memorial Park. Bobby Lynch will officiate.

Ralph Moulton was born July 20, 1922, in Linden.

Survivors: Wife, Barbara Hanes Moulton of Fort Worth; sons, Randy Moulton of Bryan and Michael Moulton of Hurst; sister, Lottie Williams of Fort Worth; and grandchildren, Heather Moulton and Maureen Moulton, both of Bryan, and Daniel Dickenson and Michelle Dickenson, both of Irving.

Bates-Cooper-Robinson
Mount Pleasant, (903) 5782-3621
 

Charles B. O'Keefe
ARLINGTON -- Charles Barksdale O'Keefe, 53, a retired security officer, died Sunday in Fort Worth.

Graveside service: 2 p.m. Thursday in Laurel Land Memorial Park. Visitation: 6 to 8 tonight at the funeral home.

Memorials: American Association for the Blind and the American Cancer Society.

Charles O'Keefe was born Jan. 26, 1943, in Texas City.

Charles, a native Texan and resident of Fort Worth 44 years, was a member of St. Stephen's Presbyterian Church. He was a graduate of Oklahoma State Tech.

He was recently recognized by the Fort Worth Chapter of the American Council of the Blind and the Texas Federation for the Blind for his dedication and devotion to both organizations. In the American Council of the Blind, Charles was known for his willingness to volunteer to help all members. Charles was "Bingo Boss" for Huguley Nursing Center, Broadway Plaza Nursing Center, Haltom City Nursing Center and the organizations for the blind.

Survivors: Son, Charles Wood O'Keefe; sister, Shannon O'Keefe-Hetter; niece, Meghan Elder; nephew, Dillon Elder; and longtime companion, Mildred O'Keefe.

Greenwood Funeral Home
3100 White Settlement Road, 336-0584
 

Ruth Richerson
FORT WORTH -- Ruth Richerson, 82, died Monday in Fort Worth.

Funeral: 12:30 p.m. today at Greenwood Funeral Home. Burial: Greenwood Memorial Park.

Ruth Richerson was born May 8, 1914, in Cincinnati, Ohio. She was a longtime member of Arlington Heights United Methodist Church and St. Mark's United Methodist Church of Cleburne. She was a member of the Womans Club of Fort Worth.

Memorials: American Cancer Society.

Survivors: Husband, Roy V. Richerson of Fort Worth; sons, Charles L. Johnson of Brownsville and William R. Richerson of Arlington; daughter, Sylvia Harbuck of Fort Worth; six grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.

Greenwood Funeral Home
1300 White Settlement Road, 336-0584
 

Lizzie L. Roberson
DUBLIN -- Lizzie Lee Roberson, 89, a homemaker, died Monday at a Dublin nursing home.

Funeral: 2 p.m. today at Harrell Funeral Home. Burial: Pecan Cemetery.

Lizzie Roberson was born Sept. 28, 1907, in Sidney.

Harrell Funeral Home
Dublin, Texas, (817) 445-3311
 

Homer Robinson
FORT WORTH -- Homer "Duane" Robinson, 69, who had delivered the Fort Worth Press', died Monday at a Fort Worth hospital.

Funeral: 2 p.m. Thursday at Shannon North Funeral Chapel. Burial: Mount Olivet Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 tonight .

Homer Robinson was born Jan. 1, 1927.

Survivors: Sister and husband, Neva Kratky and La Wayne Timm; nephews, Johnny "Rusty" Kratky Jr. and wife, Darlene, and Michael "Mike" Kratky and wife, Robin; great nephews, Jeremy, Jared and Cole Kratky; great nieces, Kristin and Jamie Lynn Kratky; and many cousins and loving friends.

Shannon North Funeral Chapel
111 W. Northside Drive, 624-2191
 

James P. Schlieper
BURLESON -- James Paul Schlieper, 52, a construction superintendent, died Monday at home.

Memorial service: 3 p.m. Thursday at Grace Lutheran Church in Fort Worth.

James P. Schlieper was born Aug. 9, 1944, in Cleburne.

Memorials: Grace Lutheran Church, 5001 S. Freeway, Fort Worth 76115.

Survivors: Wife, Patricia Schlieper of Burleson; son, David Paul Stepp of Cleburne; stepson, Kenneth Bachholz of Arlington; stepdaughters, Paula Torres of Crowley and Patsy Fellers of Fort Worth; father, Charles Schlieper of Temple; brothers, Bobby Schlieper of Temple and Bill Schlieper of Cleburne; sister, Carolyn Hussey of Fort Worth; and seven grandchildren.

Guardian Cremation Society
5704 James Ave., 293-8477
 

Mary Silva
CHINO, Calif. -- Mary Silva, 84, a homemaker, died Sunday at home.

Memorials: Masses or the American Cancer Society.

Survivors: Sons, Edward of Chino, Calif., Frank of Fort Worth and David of Alta Loma, Calif.; daughter, Rosemary of Chino, Calif.; 20 grandchildren; 42 great- grandchildren; and two great-great- grandchildren.

Draper Mortuary
Chino, Calif., (909) 986-1131
 

Charles Singer
FORT WORTH -- Charles "Charley" Singer, 59, a postal clerk, died Monday in Fort Worth.

Funeral: 3:30 p.m. Friday at Greenwood Funeral Home. Burial: Greenwood Memorial Park. Visitation: 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday.

Charles Singer was born Feb. 11, 1937, in Fort Worth. He was a former member of Poly Tech Masonic Lodge and was a member of the Odd Fellow Lodge.

Memorials: Texas Neurofibromatosis Foundation.

Survivors: Wife, Edna Singer of Fort Worth; sons, Charles Singer Jr. and Stephen E. Singer, both of Fort Worth; daughter, Cheryl Lucio and husband, Richard, of Honolulu, Hawaii; brother, John W. Singer of Fort Worth; sisters, Grace M. Smith and Patricia Caldwell, both of Fort Worth; grandchildren, Richard T. Lucio III, Christopher W. York and Amanda Singer; and stepmother, Ardia Singer of Fort Worth.

Greenwood Funeral Home
1300 White Settlement Road, 336-0584
 

Shirley A. Skinner
ARLINGTON -- Shirley A. Skinner, 65, a lab technician who retired from Texas Instruments in 1990, died Monday in Arlington.

Graveside service: 1 p.m. Friday in Parkdale Cemetery. Visitation: Noon today until service time.

Shirley Skinner was born Dec. 20, 1930, in Wichita, Kan.

Survivors: Sons, Danny Skinner and Robert Skinner, both of Arlington; daughter, Linda Johnson and her husband, Will, of Arlington; granddaughters, Tracy Castleberry and her husband, James, of Florida, Shonda Johnson of Arkansas and Lela Johnson of Arlington; grandson, Dustin Johnson of Arlington; and two great-granddaughters, Janie and Hallie Castleberry, both of Florida.

Moore Funeral Home
1219 N. Davis Drive, 275-2711
 

W. Jack Taylor
EULESS -- W. Jack Taylor, 74, retired director of security at Harris H.E.B. Hospital, died Tuesday in Euless.

Funeral: 4 p.m. Thursday at Bluebonnet Hills Funeral Home. Burial: Bluebonnet Hills Memorial Park.

W. Jack Taylor was born Sept. 27, 1922, in Alvarado.

He was a member of First Assembly of God in Euless for 28 years and also served as honorary deacon. He was a highly decorated veteran of World War II and worked for the H.E.B. schools and the Tarrant County Sheriff's Department.

Survivors: Wife, Rita Faye Taylor of Euless; son, David Williams of Red Oak; daughters, Diane Taylor of Euless, Teresa Johnson and MaryAnn Floyd, both of Fort Worth, Rita Knoblock of Saginaw, Elaine Cooper of El Dorado, Kan., and April McCandless of Euless; brothers, Shorty Taylor of Garland and Eddie Taylor of Kansas; sisters, Lorene Lewis of Wylie and Louise Morgan of Athens; 10 grandchildren; and three great- grandchildren.

Bluebonnet Hills Funeral Home
Colleyville, 281-8751
 

Edward I. Trimmier
FORT WORTH -- Edward Ira "Bill" Trimmier, 82, a retired tool maker, died Monday in Fort Worth.

Graveside service: 1 p.m. Thursday in Bellwood Cemetery in Temple. Visitation: 6 to 8 tonight at Mount Olivet Funeral Home.

Edward Trimmier was born Oct. 12, 1914, in Bland, Texas. He worked for General Dynamics for 38 years, where he retired in 1979. He was a district member of Masonic Lodge No. 942 for more than 50 years and was a member of IAM & AW District No. 776 for over 50 years. He was active several years with Christmas Providers, where he helped provide toys and food to many children and families. He lived in Fort Worth for 55 years. He was an avid deer hunter and recently returned from his annual Colorado deer trip.

He was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Michelle Trimmier, and three sisters, Pearl Cox, Lillian Duncan and Mary Cross.

Survivors: Wife of 62 years, Anne Trimmier of Fort Worth; son, Mack Trimmier of Fort Worth; daughter and son-in- law, Jerry and Jay Harrison of Colleyville; sisters, Olene Ludwick of Moffatt, Juanita Simms of Nolanville and Jeanette Chaffin of Moffatt; grandchildren, Matt Trimmier, Suzette Thompson, Nanette Spain, Michael Trimmier, Chip Self, Joel Self and Stephanie Harrison; nine great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews, family and friends who were touched by his humor and love. We all miss your smile.

Mount Olivet Funeral Home
2301 N. Sylvania Ave., 831-0511
 

Vernon Walker
FORT WORTH -- Vernon "Buddy" Walker, 78, a retired milkman with Boswell Dairies, died Monday in Fort Worth.

Graveside service: 10 a.m. Thursday in Mount Olivet Cemetery.

Vernon Walker was born Jan. 10, 1918, in Bartlett, Texas. He lived in Fort Worth most of his life.

Survivors: Son, Carl S. Walker of Willow Park; daughters, Linda Howard and Paula Logan, both of Fort Worth, and Carla Wright of River Oaks; 12 grandchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews.

Mount Olivet Funeral Home
2301 N. Sylvania Ave., 831-0511
 

E.O. Wood III
DENTON -- E.O. Wood III, 47, died Sunday in Denton.

Graveside service: 10:30 a.m. today in Greenwood Memorial Park.

E.O. Wood III was born June 23, 1949, in Fort Worth.

He was preceded in death by his father, E.O. Wood Jr., in 1985.

Memorials: Denton State School Volunteer Services Council in Denton.

Survivors: Mother, Nadine Wood of Fort Worth; sisters, Jeanette Hardesty of Tulsa, Okla., and Cynthia Kennedy and Martha Anderson, both of Fort Worth; and nieces, Emily Hardesty Long of Denton, Melissa Hardesty of Tulsa, Okla., and Kelly Kennedy and Jill Anderson, both of Fort Worth.

Greenwood Funeral Home
1300 White Settlement Road, 336-0584

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