DEBRA ELIZABETH HARRISON
Born Sept. 29, 1960, Debra went to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Sunday, June 23, 2013.
A memorial service will be held at First United Methodist Church, Saturday, July 20, 2013 at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Dr. Joe Pool officiating.
Debra is survived by her husband of 28 years, Mark; daughter, Alicia; son of her heart, Danny Reed and wife Julie; sister, April Ballou and husband Larry; brothers and sisters-in-law, John and Dee Dee Godi, Gaddis and Linda Godi, Bryan Godi and Dusty and Becky Godi. Debra is also survived by numerous beloved nephews and nieces and many who will miss her dearly.
Debra had made her wishes known prior to her passing that in lieu of flowers, please make memorial contributions to a diabetic/kidney foundation of your choosing.
Debra also asked that everyone who attends her service to please dress casually, as if you were visiting her home. ADV.
THOMAS “WELDON” BYROM
COLLINSVILLE — Funeral services for Thomas "Weldon" Byrom, 80, are set for 2 p.m. Friday, July 19, 2013, at First Baptist Church in Collinsville with the Rev. Keith Byrom and the Rev. Jerry Davis officiating.
Burial will follow in Belew Cemetery in Pilot Point under the direction of Meador Funeral Home in Whitesboro.
Mr. Byrom died Monday, July 15, 2013, near Collinsville.
He was born on Sept. 24, 1932, in Aubrey.
Survivors include wife, Betty Byrom of Collinsville; children, Thomas W. “Tommy” Byrom, Jr., Keith Byrom and John Byrom of Collinsville; Phillip Steven Byrom of Gainesville; and Mark Timothy Byrom of Whitesboro; 12 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Visitation is set for 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, July 18, 2013, at the funeral home.
You may sign the online registry at www.meadorfuneralhomes.com.
FORESTBURG — Memorial services for Troy Hess, 48, of Forestburg, are set for 10 a.m. Saturday, July 20, 2013, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Muenster with Fr. Kyle Walterscheid officiating.
Burial will follow in Sacred Heart Cemetery under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home in Muenster.
Mr. Hess died Saturday, July 13, 2013, in Forestburg.
He was born Feb. 5, 1965, in Muenster.
Survivors include siblings, Donna Biffle, Linda Luttmer, Tammy Hess, Brent Hess and Mike Hess.
Memorials may be made to a charity of your choice.
BRANDE M. PETERSON
LAKE CITY, ARK. — Memorial services for Brande M. Peterson, 37, of Lake City, Ark., were held Thursday, July 11, 2013, under the direction of Emerson Funeral Home in Jonesboro, Ark.
Mrs. Peterson died Monday, July 8, 2013, in Lake City, Ark.
Survivors include husband, Al Peterson of Lake City, Ark.; children, Nathaniel Mercer and Zachary Kopper, both of Lake City, Ark.; parents, Jackie Mercer and Marcia Mercer, both of Gainesville; and siblings, Kristian Mercer and Derek Mercer, both of Gainesville, and Sandy Sawatzki of Katy.