Gainesville Daily Register
BEVERLY ANN ALFORD
A memorial service for Beverly Ann Alford, 68, will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 23, 2012, at First Baptist Church Oak Ridge, with her husband, Pastor Travis Alford, officiating.
A visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the church.
Mrs. Alvord passed away Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012, at Presbyterian Hospital in Denton.
Beverly Ann was born in Holten, Kan., on June 8, 1944, the daughter of Charles Edward and Clyda Fern Bostwick.
She married Thomas “Travis” Alford on March 7, 1964, in Hoit, Kan. She and Travis served as missionaries with the Mission Service Corp. Beverly was active in her local church, playing the piano and serving in various other capacities. She also worked outside the home as a bookkeeper for MCM Heating and Air Conditioning. Beverly was a loving wife, mother and grandmother who will be missed by her family and friends .
Survivors of Mrs. Alford include her husband, Thomas “Travis” Alford of Gainesville; daughter and son-in-law, Sarah Jo and Terry Whitehead of Gainesville; grandson, Travis Levi Alford of Gainesville; granddaughter, Abbie Elizabeth Whitehead of Gainesville; sister, Carol Shipman of Topeka, Kan.; brother, John Bostwick of Topeka, Kan.; nieces, Linda Anno of Hoit, Kan., and Sheryl Barnett of Valley Falls, Kan.; and a great-nephew, Wyatt Barnett of Valley Falls, Kan.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and a brother, David Bostwick.
Cremation is under the direction of Meador-Clement-Keel Funeral Home.
To sign the online registry, go to meadorfuneralhomes.com.
Graveside services for Winnie Louise “Lou” Dillard, 82, of Gainesville, are set for 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012, in Fairview Cemetery with the Rev. Ben Willingham officiating.
Mrs. Dillard died Monday, Nov. 19, 2012, in Muenster.
She was born Sept. 10, 1930, in Sivells Bend.
Survivors include children, Mark Dillard of Marietta, Okla., and Cindy Fry of Gainesville; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Services are under the direction of Geo. J. Carroll & Son Funeral Home.
You may sign the online registry at www.geojcarroll.com.
JUANITA HELEN NEELY
COLLINSVILLE — Funeral services for Mrs. Juanita Helen Neely, 92, of Collinsville, are set for 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012, at Meador Funeral Home Chapel in Whitesboro with the Rev. Rick Carney officiating.
Burial will follow in Sadler Cemetery under the direction of Meador Funeral Home.
Mrs. Neely died Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012, at The Homestead in Sherman.
She was born on March 27, 1920, in Ethel.
Survivors include children, Kenneth Eugene Neely of Howe, Bobby Edward Neely of Van Alstyne and Jimmy Don Neely of Whitesboro; and several grandchildren.
You may sign the online registry at www.meadorfuneralhome.com.
Funeral arrangements for Shirley Crowsey, 75, of Gainesville are pending with the Geo. J. Carroll and Son Funeral Home.