Gainesville Daily Register

September 9, 2013

Obits 9-10

Staff Report

Gainesville —

REBA CLEORA KING

(PAID, W/PIC)

Reba Cleora King of Gainesville passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Friday, Sept. 6, 1913, at North Texas Medical Center.

She was born May 2, 1917, to Sylvia May and C.H. Stanley in Callisburg.

Mrs. King was a homemaker and a charter member of Central Baptist Church of Gainesville where she taught Sunday School for many years. 

Reba was preceded in death by her husband of 66 years, Claude “Lavoy” King.

She is survived by sons, C.L. King, Jr. and wife Sandie of Gainesville, Don King and wife Wanda of Gainesville and Terry King and wife Beverly of Argyle; daughters, Shirley Meek of Sherman and Christie Wilson and husband Jim of The Colony; 13 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services for Mrs. King were Monday, Sept. 9, 2013, at Central Baptist Church with the Rev. Eddie Johnson officiating. 

Interment followed in New Hope Cemetery. 

Grandsons and granddaughters served as pallbearers. 

To sign the online registry, go to www.meadorfuneralhome.com.                         ADV.



JERRY WAYNE MITCHELL

(FREE, NO PIC)

COLLINSVILLE — Funeral services for Jerry Wayne Mitchell, 73, of Collinsville, are set for 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013, at Meador Funeral Home Chapel with the  Rev. Glen Kersey officiating. 

Burial will follow in Collinsville Cemetery under the direction of Meador Funeral Home.

Mr. Mitchell was born in Collinsville, Texas.

Survivors include children, Suzan Heydenreich of Muenster, Texas, Carrol McKnight of Collinsville, Jennifer Tipps of Sanger, Texas, Kristil Mitchell of Searcy, Ark., and Robert Mitchell of Brownwood; siblings, Connie E. Webb and Alan Ray Mitchell; 20 grandchildren, and 20 great-grandchildren.

Visitation is set for 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013, at the funeral home.

You may sign the online registry at www.meadorfuneralhome.com.



SARABETH McGLAUN THOMPSON

(FREE, NO PIC)

Graveside services for Sarabeth McGlaun Thompson, 76, of Gainesville, are set for 2 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 10, 2013, at Tahoka Cemetery under the direction of the Geo. J. Carroll & Son Funeral Home.

Mrs. Thompson died Thursday, Sept. 5, 2013, in Gainesville.

She was born Sept. 2, 1937, in Tahoka.

Survivors include children, Bill, Mark and David Thompson; one grandchild; and two great-grandchildren.

You may sign the online registry at www.geojcarroll.com.                    



VELTON WILLIAMS

Funeral services for Velton Williams, 91, of Gainesville are pending with Geo. J. Carroll & Son Funeral Home.

Mr. Williams died Monday, Sept. 9, 2013, in Gainesville.





EDWIN E. WRIGHT, JR.

Funeral services for Edwin E. Wright Jr., 86, of Gainesville, are pending with Geo. J. Carroll & Son Funeral Home.

Mr. Wright died Monday, Sept. 9, 2013, in Gainesville.

 


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