Gainesville Daily Register

April 26, 2013

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DALLAS — Graveside services for Patricia Carroll Johnson Couch, 74, of Dallas, are set for 10 a.m. Saturday, April 27, 2013, at Valley View Cemetery with the Rev. Glenn Kersey officiating under the direction of Meador-Clement-Keel Funeral Home.

Mrs. Couch died Friday, April 19, 2013, in Dallas.

She was born May 29, 1938, in Denton.

Survivors include children, Thomas Couch of Tracy, Calif., and Jane Wisdom of Plano; sister, Evelyn Calhoun of Valley View; and two grandchildren.

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Donald Eugene Brown, born June 4, 1933, in Athens, Ga., died Sunday, April 21, 2013, at his home in Gainesville with his wife by his side.

Donald served his country in the United States Air Force and retired after 20 years. He was a lifetime member of Amvets Post 19.

Survivors of Donald Brown include wife, Patty Brown of Gainesville; daughter and son-in-law, Donna and Larry Holland of Aledo; sister and brother-in-law, Marie and Wayne Pace of Bellmead; nephews, Johnny Wayne Pace of Waco, Tim Pace and family of Mansfield and Dwayne Pace and family of Rockwall; brother, Lon Brown of Arlington; nephews, David Brown and family of Colorado, Doug Brown and family of Fort Worth and Jimmy Brown and family of Missouri; and nieces, Lori VanKleek and family of Florida and Kassie Brown and family of Fort Worth.

Don was a wonderful, caring man. He never met a stranger, never turned his back on family, friends or anyone in need.

Donald Brown will receive full military honors at DFW National Cemetery. Services are Tuesday, April 30, 2013, at 3 p.m. They ask that you be there by 2:30 p.m.

Instead of flowers, the family request that donations be made to: Novus Health Services Inc. of Frisco, in Don’s name. They took excellent care of him and we will be forever grateful.


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