SHARON SUE FAULKNER
Graveside services for Sharon Sue Faulkner, 55, will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 12, 2013, at Springhill Cemetery in Cooperton, Okla.
The Rev. Kenneth Lee Scales will be officiating the service under the direction of Meador-Clement-Keel Funeral Home.
Ms. Faulkner passed away Thursday, June 6, 2013, at her residence in Gainesville.
Sharon was born Sept. 20, 1957, in Oklahoma City, the daughter of Kenneth Lee and Leota Lee (Bates) Scales.
She had worked as a secretary and bookkeeper. Sharon was a loving daughter, mother and grandmother who loved to spend time with her family and many pet cats.
Survivors of Sharon Faulkner include her mother, Leota Light of Gainesville; father, Kenneth Scales of Nicoma Park, Okla.; daughter, Shariece Faulkner of Gainesville; brothers, Mark Scales of Gainesville and John Scales of Oklahoma City; and grandsons, Caleb Faulkner of Gainesville and Donnie Hoffman of Gainesville.
She was preceded in death by her stepfather, Robert Light.
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STEVEN HOWARD ROBINSON
Steven Howard Robinson was born Dec. 18, 1942, in Hillsboro, Ore., to Robert Lee Robinson, Jr. and Virginia Ruth Johnston Robinson.
He passed on Thursday, June 6, 2013, in Dallas. Steven was 70 years old.
Steve was a United States Marine Corps. Veteran and a dirt bike racin’, motorcycle ridin’, construction workin’ kind of a guy who had a great respect for science and this planet. When an automobile accident caused him to become quadriplegic, he took on that role with all his might and made himself a good life. His smile and his blue eyes pretty much said it all. After living in Oregon most of his life, he moved to Texas seven years ago.
Steven is survived by his wife, LuLu Bengfort of Gainesville; daughter and son-in-law, Sarah Robinson and Brian Kladnick of Lake Stevens, Wash.; and mother-in-law, Ann Bengfort of Gainesville.
He was loved by so many; all his family, his in-laws, nieces, nephews and such good friends.
Steven was preceded in death by his parents, Bob and Virginia Robinson; sister, Connie McAyeal; and father-in-law, Leonard Bengfort.
There will be a gathering of family and friends to celebrate this beautiful man’s life.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Fisher House Foundation, Inc., 111 Rockville Pike, Suite 420, Rockville, MD 20850-5168 or the Lone Star Chapter of the National Veterans Wheelchair Games, VA National Veterans Sports Programs & Special Events Office, 810 Vermont Ave. NW, Suite 915B, Washington, DC 20420.
You may sign the online registry at www.geojcarroll.com.
MURRY E. WHARTON
A graveside service for Murry E. Wharton will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, June 13, 2013, at New Hope Cemetery in Mountain Springs.
Visitation will be Wednesday, June 12, 2013, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Meador Clement-Keel Funeral Home, 1204 E. California St. in Gainesville.
Murry passed away Saturday, June 8, 2013, at Wheeler House Assisted Living Center under the care of Hospice Plus.
He was born January 26, 1919 in Antlers, Okla., to James Allen and Mary Dicy Williams Wharton.
Murry spent four years in the Army during World War II where he received medals and service ribbons. After returning home, he married Anna May Peyrot on June 1, 1947. They raised their family in the Era community where they owned and operated a dairy farm.
Survivors include his wife, Anna; daughters, Dicy Bryant and husband Jerry of Gainesville and Teresa Moore and husband Kenny of Keller; grandchildren and great-grandchildren, Douglas Bryant of Centerton, Ark, and son Kendal of Berryville, Ark., Connie Bryant and son Zavier Dela Rosa, of Killeen, Lindsley Howell and husband Adam and daughter Kinsey of The Colony, Bo Moore and wife Blair and sons Brock and Brewer of Waxahachie; and sisters, Margaret Brooks of Angier, N.C., and Betty Graves of Gainesville.
He was preceded in death by his father and mother; three brothers, Lois Wharton, Wilson Wharton and J.D. Wharton; two sisters, Gladys Harper and Veda Roberts; grandson-in-law, Rory Dela Rosa; and great-granddaughter, Ainslee Dela Rosa.
Pallbearers will be Jerry Bryant, Kenny Moore, Douglas Bryant, Bo Moore, Adam Howell and Weldon Roberts. The service will be conducted by Glen Wharton.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Hospice Plus, in memory of Murry Wharton, ATTN: Donations/Brannon Wiltz, 3100 McKinnon, Suite 200, Dallas, TX 75201.
The family also wishes to express their appreciation to Wheeler House and Hospice Plus for their loving care.
TOMMY LEE FAULKNER
AMARILLO — Funeral services for Tommy Lee Faulkner, 70, are set for 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 12, 2013, at LaGrone Blackburn Shaw Funeral Home in Amarillo.
Burial will follow in Llano Cemetery.
Mr. Faulkner died Friday, June 7, 2013.
He was born Oct. 26, 1942, in Gainesville.
Survivors include his wife Margaret, his children, Scott Faulkner of Amarillo and Janet Dover of Deltona, Fla., eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
You may sign the online registry at www.lagroneblackburnshaw.com.
JACK D. HARWELL
WHITESBORO — Funeral services for Jack D. Harwell, 83, of Whitesboro, were Monday, June 10, 2013, at Meador Funeral Home Chapel in Whitesboro with the Rev. Jim Cragg and Rev. Rick Carney officiating.
Burial followed the service at Mt. Tabor Cemetery in Sandusky.
Mr. Harwell died Friday, June 7, 2013, in Denison.
He was born on June 28, 1929, in Grayson County.
Survivors include wife, Valda Harwell of Whitesboro; children, Nova Bates, Jack A. Harwell and Margenia Holloway of Whitesboro and Dee Gentry of Anna; 13 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to "Your Neighbor's House,” 201 S. Union St., Whitesboro, Texas.
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DAWN ANNICK “NICKY” STUCKEY
DEXTER — Funeral services for Dawn Annick “Nicky” Stuckey, 42, of Dexter, were Monday, June 10, 2013, at Meador Funeral Home Chapel in Whitesboro, with pastors Clay Brantley and Richard Nourse officiating.
Burial followed in Gordonville Cemetery.
Mrs. Stuckey died Saturday, June 8, 2013, in Denison.
She was born Aug. 26, 1970, in Wichita Falls.
Survivors include husband, Steve Stuckey of Dexter; daughter, Elise Marie Stuckey of Dexter; parents, Jimmy and Ginette Lindsey of Burkburnett; and brother, Michael Lindsey of Burkburnett.
Memorials may be made to the First Presbyterian Church in Whitesboro.
You may sign the online registry at www.meadorfuneralhomes.com.