Obituaries

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07
Dec

Robert Roberts 1947-2018

Services for Robert Owen Roberts, 71, of Austin, were held Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, at Eubank Funeral Home in Canton. He passed away Nov. 28, 2018, in Austin.

He was born Jan. 22, 1947, in Wills Point to Glen and Coylah Evelyn Rosendahl Roberts.

He grew up in Wills Point and graduated from Wills Point High School. He joined the Marines in 1967, and served in Vietnam.

He worked as an architect for 32 years for the State of Texas. He enjoyed reading and history in his spare time.

Fri
07
Dec

Melvin Keierleber 1923-2018

Funeral services for Melvin “Mel” Keierleber, 95, of Wills Point, were held Monday, Dec. 3, 2018, at Hiett’s LyBrand Funeral Home in Wills Point. Burial was at Locust Grove Cemetery. He was born Nov. 5, 1923, in Winner, S.D., to parents, Christopher Frederick Keierleber and Magdalena Becker Keierleber. He was raised in Winner, S.D. where he graduated high school. After high school, he worked for Lockheed Martin Corp. making B-26 Marauders and B-17 Flying Fortress aircrafts.

He served his country in the United States Navy from 1943 to 1945, while being stationed on Ford Island in Hawaii at Pearl Harbor.

Fri
07
Dec

Lindy Sledge 1947-2018

Lindy Lee Sledge was born in Wills Point to Bobbye Ruth Lindhorst and Sterling E. Sledge. He attended Wills Point High School until 1963. 

He moved to Stephenville and graduated from Stephenville High School in 1964. Stephenville was his home where he married and reared a family. 

Fri
07
Dec

​​​​​​​Harry Day Jr. 1936-2018

Services for Harry William Day Jr., 82, of Wills Point, were held Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2018, at Eubank Funeral Home in Canton with Bro. James Nickell officiating. He passed away Nov. 29, 2018, in Quitman.

He was born Aug. 12, 1936. in Houston to Harry William Day Sr. and Reva Ethel Ritch.

Fri
30
Nov

​​​​​​​Robin Wheeler 1943-2018

 

Robin Gail Wheeler, 64, of Fort Worth passed away Nov. 16, 2018, at her home.

She was born Feb. 25, 1954, in Mesquite, to parents Robert Wheeler and Jimmie Raney Wheeler.  She was raised in Mesquite and graduated from Mesquite High School.  She then attended El Centro College in Dallas where she studied business. 

Fri
30
Nov

​​​​​​​Cecil Crouch 1939-2018

Funeral services for Cecil Eugene Crouch, 79, of Wills Point, are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Friday, Nov. 30, 2018, at Allan Fuller Funeral Home Chapel in Wills Point with Bro. Ron Chaney officiating.  Graveside service will follow at White Rose Cemetery in Wills Point. He passed away Sunday evening, Nov. 25, 2018, at his residence.

He was born on July 15, 1939, in Pecan Gap, the son of Cecil Knox Crouch and Beulah Watson Crouch.  He was raised in Ladonia and graduated from Ladonia High School. 

Fri
30
Nov

​​​​​​​Carol Welch 1941-2018

Carol Jean Welch passed away peacefully into the presence of her Savior on the morning of Nov. 21, 2018. She was born March 29, 1941, in Corsicana and was welcomed into Heaven by her parents, Clarence Dewey “C.D.” and Maude Douglas Cates.

She had the voice of an angel, and her family takes comfort in knowing she is now singing with a wonderful angelic choir.

Shel grew up in Wills Point and graduated from Wills Point High School in 1959. She received her bachelor’s in education from Baylor University in 1963.

Fri
16
Nov

​​​​​​​Dewayn Carter 1935-2018

Funeral services for Dewayn Hale Carter, 83, of Wills Point, are scheduled for 2 p.m., Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, at Russell Memorial United Methodist Church in Wills Point. Burial will follow at White Rose Cemetery. Services are under the direction of Hiett’s LyBrand Funeral Home.

He was born Oct. 16, 1935, in Oneida, Ark. to Annie Hale and Archie Carter.  He grew up in Van where he graduated from high school. 

Fri
16
Nov

​​​​​​​David Guynn 1960-2018

David Wayne Guynn, 58, Wills Point, passed away Nov. 2, 2018 in Lubbock. 

 

Fri
16
Nov

Charles Mills 1939-2018

Funeral services for Charles Curtis Mills, 79, of Van, were held Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018, at Cheatham Memorial United Methodist Church in Edgewood. Burial followed at Haven of Memories in Canton. Services were under the direction of Hiett’s LyBrand Funeral Home.

He was born Jan. 1, 1939, in Houston, to parents, Howard Curtis Mills and Sydney Laverne Moon.

He was raised in Channelview and graduated from Robert E. Lee High School in Baytown.

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