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Stern
DAINGERFIELD - The Rev. Richard Stern, 95, of Daingerfield, died Friday, Feb. 25, 2000, at his residence in Daingerfield.
Funeral services werr be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 29 at Daingerfield High School Auditorium under the direction of John R. Harmon Undertaking Co. of Daingerfield. The Rev. W.R. Washington officiated. Interment was at Whitmore Cemetery. 
The Rev. Stern was born March 24, 1904, in Daingerfield. He attended Centerpointe High School in Pittsburg. The Rev. Stern was pastor of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church in Linden and was the head pastor of New Jerusalem Baptist Church of Daingerfield. He was a member of the National Convention, State Congress, Unity Association, Ministers Conference.
He is survived by his son Richard Stern of Daingerfield; daughter Dorothy Stern Dixon of Dallas; six grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; nine great-great-grandchildren and one great-great-great- grandchild. He was preceded in death by his wife Louise Stern and son Harold Stern.

Reynolds 
JEFFERSON - Alice Elizabeth Adkins Reynolds, 68, formerly of Pittsburg, died Monday, Feb. 21, 2000, at Good Shepherd Medical Center in Longview. 
Funeral services wereheld at 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 24, at First Baptist Church in Pittsburg under the direction of Erman Smith Funeral Home. Dr. Barry Beames, assisted by the Revs. Gene Lee and James Duncan, officiated. Interment wase at Rose Hill Cemetery in Pittsburg. Pallbearers were David Powell, Johnny Cates, Charles Snowden, Mel Reynolds, Berl Reynolds, Hal Pilgrim and Jack Raspberry. Honorary pallbearers will be Slay Mayo, Jack Dillard, Don Follis, Alton Rape, Larry McCasland and Emmett Paul. 
Mrs. Reynolds was born April 25, 1931, in Sonora, the daughter of Allen and Lottie Hull Adkins. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Jefferson. Mrs. Reynolds had been a real estate saleswoman, rancher and housewife. She had served as chairwoman of the Marion/Cass Counties Soil Conservation District. Mrs. Reynolds had also served as secretary of the Marion County Forestry Association.
She is survived by her husband Don Reynolds of Jefferson; daughter and son- in-law Nancy Alice and William Brooks of Jefferson; grandchildren Robert Brooks of Jefferson, Liz Golston of El Paso; brothers Fred Adkins, Frank Adkins and Jack Adkins and their families, all of Sonora; sister Lou Ann Ehrenberg and family of Odessa; brothers-in-law Marion Reynolds and family of Pittsburg and Leo Reynolds and family of Goldthwaite; numerous cousins, nieces and nephews; the family of the late Modena Reynolds Horton of Star. She was preceded in death by her son Jerry Don Reynolds and her parents.

Price
James Luther Price, 90, of Mount Pleasant, died Friday, Feb. 25, 2000 at Red River Health Care.
Funeral services were held or Monday, Feb. 28 at 10 a.m. at Bates-Cooper Chapel under the direction of Bates- Cooper Funeral Home. Bro. Everett Logan officiated. Interment followed at Greenhill Cemetery. Pallbearers wereCharles Collins, Gary Collins, Ronald Collins, Jeff Frankland, Randy Price, Bradley Smith, Jimmy Smith and Russell Smith.
Mr. Price was born March 28, 1909 in Titus County. He was retired from the City of Dallas where he worked in the water department. He was a member of the Harris Chapel Baptist Church.
He is survived by son and daughter-in-law Doyle and Sharon Price of Talco; daughter and son-in-law Patsy and Arthur Smith of Mount Pleasant; grandchildren Charles Collins of Denison, Texas, Ronald Collins of Mount Pleasant, Gary Collins of Spring, Texas, Sandra Price-Cox of Plano, Texas, Vickie Mezzacappa of Denison, Texas, Randy Price of Talco, Jeffery Frankland of Paris, Texas, Janna Melvin of Bells, Texas, Bradley Smith of Elysian Fields, Texas, Jimmy Smith of Arlington, Texas and Russell Smith of Mount Pleasant; brother Roy Price of Mount Pleasant; sister Cora Mae Autrey of Fort Worth; 23 great- grandchildren; and eight great-great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife Bertha Thompson Price; daughters Tattie Riddle Martin and Marcie Riddle Vinson; brothers Leonard Price and Lewis Price; sisters Opal Logan, Bessie Lilley and Alice Morris; and parents Walter Price and Sarahetta Moon Price.

Morris
Louise Donehoo Morris, 82, of Mount Pleasant, died Friday, Feb. 25, 2000, in Mount Pleasant.
Funeral services wereheld at 2 p.m. Monday, Feb. 28, at St. Andrew Methodist Church in Mount Pleasant under the direction of Harvey Funeral Home of Mount Pleasant. The Revs. Robert Dunegan and Chuck Huffman officiated. Interment was at City Cemetery in Mount Vernon. 
Mrs. Morris was born May 24, 1918, in Seymour, the daughter of Lewis B. Donehoo and Alberta Jackson Donehoo. She graduated from Howard Payne University and completed graduate study of organ in New York, N.Y., and Cologne, Germany. Mrs. Morris retired as a public school teacher and organist in Fort Worth. She was a member and organist of First United Methodist Church of Fort Worth and a member of St. Andrew United Methodist Church of Mount Pleasant. Mrs. Morris was a member of the American Guild of Organists and the Fort Worth Music Teachers' Association.
She is survived by her step- son and step-daughter-in-law Ben and Pat Morris of Mount Vernon; step-son Sid Morris of Garland; step-grandchildren and spouses Jim and Jamie Morris of Pinehurst, Connie and Bill Hayes of Lubbock, Bob and Vicki Morris of Allen, and John and Terri Morris of Hewett; step-grandchild Karen McKlemurry of Rowlett; niece and husband Cynthia Ann and Jim DesRoches of Decatur; nephews and wives Tim and Sally Rieger of Decatur, and Larry and Lynn Godfrey of The Woodlands; eight step-great- grandchildren; three great- nieces; and four great- nephews. She was preceded in death by two husbands J.L.Mims in 1973, and Richard H. Morris in 1998; three sisters and her parents. 
Memorial donations may be made to the Cypress Basin Hospice or the American Cancer Society. 

Moore
HAGANSPORT COMMUNITY - Hugh Lanford Moore, 82, of the Hagansport Community, died Friday, Feb. 25, 2000, at his residence in the Hagansport Community. 
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 27, at Harvey Funeral Home Chapel in Mount Vernon. The Rev. Paul Newby, assisted by the Rev. Bob Walker and Charles Moore, officiated. Interment was at Fairview Cemetery in Franklin County. Pallbearers were Eddie Ardis, Rusty Barker, Dan Stanley, Van Stanley, Rusty Moore and Jearl Cooper. Honorary pallbearers will be Clyde H. Pickens, Dewey Moore, Herbert Harmon, Harold Morris, John Sporar, Durwood Littrell and Harold Aikin. 
Mr. Moore was born Sept. 1, 1917, in Franklin County, the son of Tom Moore and Flossie Pickens. He was a life long resident of Franklin County and the Needmore and Hagansport communities. Mr. Moore spent a major part of his life in ranching and dairy farming. 
He is survived by his wife Valera White Moore of Hagansport; children Lanny Moore of Kodiak, Alaska and Cherie Moore Bassham of Richardson; three grandchildren and two great- grandchildren.

McCauley
BRONTE - Lila Maxine McCauley, 81, a former resident of Mount Pleasant, died Saturday, Feb. 26, 2000, in Bronte.
Mrs. McCauley was born April 1, 1918, in Baxter Springs, Kan., the daughter of Charles and Myrtle Davis. She married Sherman Smith in Joplin, Mo., in 1940. In 1950, they moved to Odessa. In 1964, they moved to Canton, where Mr. Smith died in 1976. In 1981, she married Loyd McCauley and moved to Mount Pleasant. Following Mr. McCauley's death, she moved to Bronte in 1997. She was a member of the Bronte Church of Christ.
She is survived by her daughters Sharon Kay Braswell, and Phyllis D. Poe, both of Bronte, and Pamela Ann Morte of Bay City; six grandchildren; 17 great- grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husbands.
Graveside funeral services were held at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 27, at Haven of Memories Memorial Park in Canton under the direction of Eubank Funeral Home Inc., of Canton. Bros. Scott Griffin and Wayne Coalson officiated.
Memorial donations may be made to the Medina Children's Home of Medina, Texas. 

Stern
DAINGERFIELD - Harold Stern, 72, of Daingerfield, died Friday, Feb. 25, 2000, at his residence in Daingerfield.
Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 29 at Daingerfield High School Auditorium under the direction of John R. Harmon Undertaking Co. of Daingerfield. The Rev. W.R. Washingtonofficiated. Interment will be at Whitmore Cemetery. 
Mr. Stern was born May 15, 1927, in Daingerfield. He attended Carver High School in Dallas. Mr. Stern was a member of the U.S. Army. He was a member of Greater Bethlehem Church in Dallas. Mr. Stern was retired.
He is survived by his son Charles Stern of Longview; daughter Janis Stern Gatlin of Dallas; brother Richard Stern of Daingerfield; sister Dorothy Stern Dixon of Dallas; three grandchildren; one great- grandchild. He was preceded in death by his mother Louise Stern.

Hall
LONGVIEW - Gertrude Hall, 92, a former resident of Mount Vernon, died Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2000, in Longview. 
Graveside funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 23, at City Cemetery in Mount Vernon under the direction of Harvey Funeral Home of Mount Vernon. 
Mrs. Hall was born June 22, 1907, in Chico, the daughter of Oscar Downing and Mollie Kennemer. She was married to Frank Hall on Dec. 7, 1925. Mrs. Hall was a former resident of Mount Vernon and member of the First Baptist Church of Mount Vernon. 
She is survived by her son Joe Hall of Marshall; sisters Nell Cannaday of Mount Vernon and Billie Jahn of Temple; four grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren and one great-great- grandchild. She was preceded in death by son Jack in 1966 and her husband in 1994.
 
Foster
PITTSBURG - Mrs. Lorena Foster, 87, died Thursday, Feb. 24, 2000, at a Pittsburg hospital.
Funeral services wereheld at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb.27, at Bethel Baptist Church in Pittsburg under the direction of Erman Smith Funeral Home. The Revs. Doyle Rust and Keith Blankenship officiated. Interment was at Nevills Chapel Cemetery in Mount Pleasant. Active pallbearers were David Marshall, Randy Marshall, Jimmy Cole, Jeff Hill, Matthew Hutchins, John Mark Hutchins, John Earl Hill and Andrew Hill. Honorary pallbearers will be Leon Reed and Graydon Cass. 
Mrs. Foster was born Dec. 14, 1912, in Titus County, the daughter of Charles Walter and Artie Lee Munns Bowden. She was a resident of Pittsburg most of her life. Mrs. Foster was a housewife and a member of Bethel Baptist Church of Pittsburg.
She is survived by her daughters and sons-in-law Earline and Billy Mac Marshall of Pittsburg and Mable and Raymond Hill of Tyler; five grandchildren; nine great- grandchildren; and two great- great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband Earl Foster in 1962; and her parents. 
 
Ford
Dock Ford, 81, of Mount Pleasant, died Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2000, at Terry Haven Nursing Home in Mount Vernon. 
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 27, at Bridges Chapel United Methodist Church under the direction of Bates-Cooper Funeral Home of Mount Pleasant. The Rev. W.M. "Bill" Dorough officiated. Interment was at Gladewater Cemetery. 
Mr. Ford was born June 14, 1918, in Hooks, the son of John and Julie Ford. He was a retired assembly worker at Pilgrim's. 
He is survived by his wife Alice Ford of Mount Pleasant and daughters Linda Ford of Commerce and Cathy Ford of Mount Pleasant.

Easley
Bill Easley, 90, of the Bridges Chapel Community, died Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2000, at his residence.
Funeral services werei held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 26, at Bates-Cooper Funeral Home Chapel in Mount Pleasant. Interment was at Liberty Hill Cemetery. Pallbearers were Nicholas Counts, Bascom Hargrove, O.W. Johnston, Danny Roy Key, Jerry Wayne Key, Ray Key, Roy Key and Tim Key. 
Mr. Easley was born June 17, 1909, in Titus County, the son of Wilbur and Pearl Harvey Easley. He was a retired maintenance supervisor for Pilgrim's Pride Corp. Mr. Easley was a member of the Bridges Chapel Methodist Church.
He is survived by his daughters and sons-in-law Doris and Dan Russell of Plano, Carolyn and James Cunningham of McKinney, Linda and Ollie Huggins of Hurst, Nelda and Jerry Velin of Mount Pleasant; brother Wilbur Easley Jr. of Mount Pleasant; sister Edith Andrews of Lordsburg, N.M.; 13 grandchildren; 24 great- grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife Lena Easley; daughters Joyce Easley and Bobbie Easley; and his parents. 

Cameron
NAPLES - Dimple Parham Cameron, 89, of Naples, died Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2000, at Redbud Nursing Home in Naples.
Graveside funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 24, at Union Chapel Cemetery under the direction of Alexander Funeral Home of Naples. The Rev. Bill Harty officiated. 
Mrs. Cameron was born Jan. 11, 1911, in Omaha. She was a member of the Union Chapel Methodist Church and was a longtime resident of the Union Chapel community. She was married to Coyt Cameron. 
She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law James Emmett "Red" and Sue Cameron of Naples; grandchildren Polly Dugdale of Longview, Brenda Thomas of Fouke, Ark., Jimmy Cameron of Naples, Doug Cameron of Naples and Don Cameron of Omaha; 11 great- grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband.

Boyd
TALCO - James D. Boyd, 85, of Talco, died Sunday, Feb. 20, 2000, at Titus Regional Medical Center in Mount Pleasant.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 24, at Talco Bethel Church of God in Christ under the direction of Tumey Mortuary of Mount Pleasant. Superintendent J.E. Smithl officiated. Interment was at Piney Cemetery. Pallbearers were Eddie J. Norman, Autry Hines Jr., Sammie Ellis, Elliott Pogue, Willie Sanders, Jerry Curtis and Henry Norman Jr. 
Honorary pallbearers will be Autry Hines Sr., Van Haley, Virgil Savage and Willie Maxwell. 
Mr. Boyd was born Sept. 3, 1914, in Sulphur Springs, the son of Billy and Mary Boyd. He was a self- employed farmer and was a member of the Talco Bethel Church of God in Christ. 
He is survived by his daughter Nona Hines of Talco; step-son Don Ellis of Fort Worth; step-daughters Genetta Brown of Talco, Lola Hines and Dimple Haley, both of Fort Worth; grandson Marvin Hines Jr. of Talco; sisters Ella Mae Sanders of Sulphur Springs, Grace Pitts of Fort Worth and Helen Petty of Dallas; five great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; a host of step-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife Rosie Mae Boyd, his brothers and his parents.

Bates
ROWLETT - Michael Wayne Bates, 24, of Rowlett, died Thursday, Feb. 24, 2000 in Richardson.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 29, at Bates-Cooper Funeral Home Chapel in Mount Pleasant. The Rev. Michael Thompson officiated. Interment was at Gladewater Cemetery. 
Mr. Bates was born Dec. 22, 1975, in Kansas City, Mo., the son of John and Barbara Bates. He was employed by MSI International. Mr. Bates was a member of the Heights Baptist Church of 
Richardson.
He is survived by his father John Bates of Rowlett; mother Barbara Bates of Rowlett; grandmother Billie Bates of Richardson; grandmother Dortha Durbin of Raytown, Mo.; sisters Jaime Bates and Jenna Bates, both of Rowlett; numerous aunts, uncles and cousins. He was preceded in death by his grandfathers Larry Durbin and Johnnie Bates.


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