STANLEY JAMES BIGGERS
Funeral services for Stanley James Biggers, 32, of Gainesville, are scheduled for 11 a.m. on Friday, July 12, 2013, at Hillcrest Church of Christ with Bro. Weldon Stroker officiating.
Burial will follow at Fairview Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, July 11, 2013, at Geo. J. Carroll & Son Funeral Home.
Mr. Biggers passed away Sunday, July 7, 2013, in Gainesville.
Stanley was born Dec. 10, 1980, in Sherman to Billy Ray Biggers and Anita Biggers.
He loved spending time with his daughter, family and friends.
He is survived by father, Billy Ray Biggers of Diboll; mother, Anita Hall Biggers of Carrollton; fiancé, Sarah Bryant of Gainesville; daughter, Mariah Biggers of Gainesville; daughter, Hannah Bauwin; daughter, Tristan Bryant; son, Caden Bryant; son, Caleb Bryant; brother, Billy Rae Biggers, Jr. of Richmond, Calif.; sister, Angela Manuel and husband Claude of Gainesville; brother, Leamond Biggers of Sacramento, Calif.; sister, Camilla Biggers of Carrollton; sister, Shonta Biggers of Carrollton; brother, Byron Biggers of Carrollton; grandmother, Fannie Bell Biggers of Gainesville; and grandfather, Andrew Williams of Gainesville.
Stanley is also survived by extended family, Ladisca Hardin, Brian Smith of Jacksonville, Fla., and Adia Magsbe and husband Ronald of Bakersfield, Calif.; and many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Stanley was preceded in death by daughter, Mikaylie Biggers; grandmothers, Louise Hall and Williesteen Oatts; and grandfather, Ruben Biggers.
Serving as pallbearers are Kendrick Grundy, Monte Whetstone, Robbie Newton, Ryan Molsbee, Claude Manuel, Jr., Brian Byars and Jeffrey Betts.
You may sign the online register at www.geojcarroll.com. ADV.
JERRY “BUBBA” HADAWAY
Funeral services for Jerry “Bubba” Hadaway, 78, of Gainesville, are set for 10 a.m. Thursday, July 11, 2013, at Geo. J. Carroll & Son Funeral Home with Bart Hadaway, son of Jerry, officiating.
Burial will follow in the Fairview Cemetery.
A visitation will be held from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 10, 2013, at the funeral home.
Jerry passed away Monday, July 8, 2013, at his residence.
Mr. Hadaway was born March 23, 1935, to S. C. and Reva Shivley Hadaway in Smackover, Ark.
He was raised in Laird Hill. Then, after graduation, he moved to Gainesville to work for Western Electric, installing dial phone systems. He married Barbara Dodd on Sept. 16, 1954, in Gainesville. He then owned and operated the Texaco station on the corner of Grand Avenue and California Street, servicing automobiles and helping people for 14 years. He also enjoyed coaching Little League baseball, basketball and football for the Boys Club for more than 15 years.
Jerry is survived by his wife, Barbara Hadaway of Gainesville; daughter and son-in-law, Charisse and David Fuhrmann of Gainesville; son and daughter-in-law, Bart and Kim Hadaway of Maricopa, Ariz.; and son, Brent Hadaway of Irving. He is also survived by five grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.
Mr. Hadaway was preceded in death by his parents; and his brother Jerl Hadaway.
Memorial contributions may be made to the First Baptist Church, 308 E. Broadway St., Gainesville, TX 76240, Meals on Wheels, 112 S. W. Main St., Van Alstyne, TX 75495, Home Hospice, 316 S. Chestnut, Gainesville, TX 76240, or a charity of your choice.
You may sign the online registry at www.geojcarroll.com. ADV.