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.
LYSCIA O. “L.O.” MOORE
Funeral services for Lyscia O. Moore are scheduled for 2 p.m. Thursday, July 11, 2013, at Temple Baptist Church with Dr. Eddie Chennault, church pastor, officiating.
Interment will follow in Fairview Cemetery.
Visitation will be 1 to 2 p.m. Thursday, July 11, 2013, before the service.
Mr. Moore passed away Sunday, July 7, 2013, at Renaissance Care Center in Gainesville.
L.O. was born Dec. 2, 1918, in Katie, Okla., to Lyscia Edward and Gertie (Smith) Moore.
He began to preach at the age of 16. L.O. and Ruby Garvin were married June 28, 1939. In 1944, he enlisted in the U.S. Army and served in the Southern Philippines. Following his military service, Mr. Moore worked for the Missouri Pacific Railway. He pastored Hibbitt Baptist Church for several years. L.O. was a loving father, grandfather, great and great-great-grandfather who loved to fish.
Survivors of Lyscia O. Moore include his daughter, Jessa Dene Moore and husband Jimmy of Gainesville; sister, Patsy Lindsay and husband David of Oklahoma; brother, Delbert McGee and wife Evanell of Noble, Okla.; grandchildren, Rodney Moore of Arlington, Rhonda Jackson and husband Lee of Arlington, Robbin Hahn and husband Jeff of Denton, Michael Moore, Tony Moore, Ricky Moore and wife Kathy of Hurst and Vicki Dillon of Gainesville; seven great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandson.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Ruby; parents; and sons, Wendell Moore and David Moore.
Services are under the direction of Meador-Clement-Keel Funeral Home.
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TRINITY SKY RENTERIA
Funeral services for Trinity Sky Renteria, 12, of Gainesville, are scheduled for 2 p.m. on Friday, July 12, 2013, at Victory Life Tabernacle with Johnny Najera officiating.
Interment will follow at Fairview Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. on Thursday, July 11, 2013, at Geo. J. Carroll & Son Funeral Home.
Trinity was born July 21, 2000, in Denton to Sharla Medrano and Thomas Renteria.
She passed away July 6, 2013, in Fort Worth.
Trinity grew up in Gainesville and was always seen smiling. She loved reading books and watching a good movie. Trinity was happiest being in the water, playing with friends, and being with her family. Trinity will be remembered for her infectious laugh, beautiful brown eyes and touching all who knew her.
Survivors include parents, Sharla Medrano and Thomas Renteria of Gainesville; sisters, Angelina and Celeste Renteria; grandparents, Julie and Ronald Parker of Gainesville and Narciso and Velia Renteria of Gainesville; great-grandmother, Joyce Martin of Gainesville; aunts, Rashelle, Mary, Twylah, Gracie, Celina and Norma; and uncles, David and Hugo.
Trinity was preceded in death by cousins, Luke Williams and Landon Lee; and great-grandfather, John Pendergraft.
You may sign the online register at www.geojcarroll.com. ADV.
JEROME “JERRY” SICKING
MUENSTER — Funeral services for Jerome “Jerry” Sicking, 73, of Muenster, are set for 10 a.m. Thursday, July 11, 2013, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church with the Rev. Ken Robinson officiating.
Burial will follow in Sacred Heart Cemetery under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home in Muenster.
Mr. Sicking died Monday, July 8, 2013, in Dallas.
He was born Sept. 7, 1939, in Muenster.
Survivors include children, Sherilyn Sicking, Michael Sicking and Darwin Sicking; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
A rosary and vigil are set for 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 10, 2013, at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Knights of Columbus in Muenster.
HELEN C. SMITH
Funeral services for Helen C. Smith, 94, of Gainesville, are set for 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 10, 2013, at Geo. J. Carroll & Son Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Bennie Slack officiating.
Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery.
Ms. Smith died Saturday, July 6, 2013, in Gainesville.
She was born Dec. 28, 1918, in Texhoma, Okla.
Visitation is set for 10 a.m. to service time on Wednesday, July 10, 2013, at the funeral home.
You may sign the online registry at www.geojcarroll.com.