Obituaries

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Jerry Beck 1943-2018

 

 

 

Jerry D Beck, 74, a lover of God and family, stepped into glory on Feb. 6, 2018 with loved ones by his side.

He was born in Wills Point in 1943. He graduated from University of North Texas in 1968. He married (Eve)Lyne Loechel in 1975 and together they raised a son, Jeremy Curtis Beck, and two daughters, Breanna Lyne Tomlin and Sabrina Ursula Beck, all who survive him along with grandson, Colton Vance Tomlin, and granddaughters, Desirée Lyne Griffin, Vail Summer Beck and Hadley Jade Tomlin.

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Anna Lois Patterson 1930-2018

 

Anna Lois Patterson, 88, Wills Point, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and friend to many, went to be with her Lord and Savior after a long struggle with cancer surrounded by her family.

She was born Feb. 3, 1930 in Arkansas and grew up in Raymondville. She later married Hughie  Dean “Pat” Patterson Sr. of Texarkana. They lived in Dallas for over 30 years before moving to Wills Point in 1990 and they celebrate 66 years of marriage.

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Theil Shastid 1930-2018

 

 

 

Funeral services for Theil Dane Shastid, 87, of Edgewood, are scheduled for 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018, at Russell Memorial United Methodist Church in Wills Point. Services are under the direction of Hiett’s LyBrand Funeral Home. He passed away Feb. 11, 2018, at the VA Nursing Home in Bonham.

He was born Dec. 5, 1930, in Fort Smith, Ark., to the late Robert Lee Shastid and Nellie Grace Villines Shastid. He was the youngest of six children.

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Shirley Hunter 1936-2018

 

Funeral services for Shirley Hunter, 81, of Wills Point, were held Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, at Calvary Baptist Church in Wills Point with Pastor Bill Lundy officiating. Interment followed at White Rose Cemetery in Wills Point. She passed away Friday morning, Feb. 9, 2018, in Wills Point.
She was born March 29, 1936, in Sioux City, Iowa. She was raised in Dallas where she attended public school.

In 1976, she moved to Wills Point. For 11 years, she was employed by the Wills Point I.S.D. as a teachers aide, retiring in 1989.

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Doris Davis 1919-2018

 

Funeral services for Doris Ola Davis, 98, of Wills Point, were held Sunday, Feb. 11, 2018, at Allan Fuller Funeral Home Chapel in Wills Point with Russell Harris officiating.

Interment followed at White Rose Cemetery in Wills Point. She passed away early Friday morning, Feb. 9, 2018, in Wills Point.
She was born on Nov. 19, 1919, in Wills Point, the daughter of Robert Enoch Eskue and Eliza Jane Sprague Eskue.

She was a lifelong resident of Wills Point, where she attended public school and later beauty school. On Nov. 23, 1942, she married Ralph Edward Davis in San Diego, Calif.

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Birdie Mangrum 1923-2018

 

 

Graveside services for Birdie Louise Rinks Mangrum, 94, of the Alsa Community in Wills Point were held Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018 at White Rose Cemetery.

She was born on Dec. 21, 1923, to the late Martin Luther Rinks and Maude Ann Cox.

She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, David Crockett Mangrum; and son, David Roddy Mangrum; one brother, Thomas Rinks; and one sister, Willene Boswell.

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Beatrice Conn 1923-2018

 

 

Funeral services for Beatrice H. “Bea” Conn, 94, of Wills Point, were held Friday, Feb. 16, 2018, at Allan Fuller Funeral Home Chapel in Wills Point with Bro. Billy Smith and Rev. Fred Cooper officiating. Interment followed at Ferris Memorial Park in Ferris. She passed away Saturday, Feb.10, 2018, in Grapevine.
She was born Sept. 28, 1923, in Bristol, the daughter of  O. O. Hooper and Addie Lee Robertson Hooper. She was raised in Ferris and graduated from Ferris High School.

On June 3, 1941, she married George Amond Conn in Wilmer. She moved from Jacksonville in the mid 1950’s to make her home in Wills Point.

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Richard Collier 1952-2018

 

Rosary for Richard Gene Collier, 65, of Wills Point was held Wednesday, Feb. 21, 2018 followed by funeral Mass at St. John the Apostle Catholic Church in Terrell with Rev. James Phillip Orosco officiating. Interment followed at Haven of Memories Memorial Park in Canton under the direction of Allan Fuller Funeral Home in Wills Point.
He passed away Monday morning, Feb. 19, 2018, in Sunnyvale, surrounded by his family.
He was born Sept. 16, 1952, in Terrell, the son of Earl Beauford Collier and Regina Priscilla Cumming Collier.

He was raised in Terrell and graduated from Terrell High School in 1971. He later attended East Texas State University in Commerce.

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Patrice Garrett 1952-2018

 

Mary Patrice “Patti” Sikors Garrett, beloved wife, mother, sister, aunt, and friend passed peacefully into the presence of her Lord on the morning of Sunday, Feb. 18, 2018.

She was reunited with her parents, Dr. John and Shirley Sikors, both of whom preceded her into Heaven.
She was born Nov. 2, 1952 in Terrell and she graduated from Wills Point High School in 1971.

She was also a faithful and lifelong member of St. John the Apostle Catholic Church where she served in various ministries.

To say she never met a stranger is an understatement. She had a unique and fun way of weaving together total honesty, exceptional wit, and boundless compassion.

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Joyce Johnson 1941-2018

 

 

Memorial services for Joyce Elaine Todd Johnson, 76, of Edgewood, are scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018, at Hiett’s LyBrand Funeral Home in Edgewood. Burial will take place at Oak Hill Cemetery.  Services are under the direction of Hiett’s LyBrand Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in her memory by donating to the Kimber Lee Johnson Memorial Scholarship Fund: C/O City National Bank, P.O. Box 120, Wills Point, 75169.

She passed away Friday, Feb. 16, 2018, in Tyler. She was born May 17, 1941 in Waco to parents, Guy Davis Todd, Sr. and Katherine Annetta Turner.

She was raised in Waco and graduated from Waco High School. She attended Baylor University and graduated with an associates degree.

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