Thompson Harveson and Cole has served families in Fort Worth since 1911. We are a family-owned, multi-generational funeral home that is committed to providing sound advice and the finest personal service. We can provide and arrange for:

  • full traditional services at our chapel, your church or other facility, or at graveside
  • funeral arrangements with cremation or other personalized options
  • modified services, including transport to or from the local area
  • pre-need funeral plans that are flexible and affordable
  • community-outreach events to churches, civic organizations, and community support groups

 

We understand the importance of dealing with people you know and trust. For more than a century, we have built mutually-supportive relationships with generations of Fort Worth citizens. We are committed to local ownership and family operations for years to come.

Meaningful funerals do not just happen. –Alan Wolfeldt

Recent Obituaries

Michael Harlan Neace

August 14, 2017

Mike Neace departed this life on Monday, August 14, 2017 with his wife by his side. His family and friends are devastated to lose him, but they are thankful he is now at peace. Michael Harlan Neace was born January 25, 1946 in Ft. Worth, TX. He wa

Lt. Col. Walter Howard Sanders, USAF(ret.)

August 11, 2017

Lt. Col. Walter Howard Sanders, USAF(ret.) was born January 1, 1934 in Marietta, Georgia to parents Parker Manual and Flossie Mae Sanders. He graduated from Messick High School in 1952 and Memphis State College in 1957. After completing AFROTC he

Kay Mehaffy Sherman

August 10, 2017

Kay Mehaffy Sherman passed away early Thursday morning, August 10, 2017. Patricia Kay Mehaffy was born on June 16, 1951 to Carl Poe Mehaffy, Jr, and Jacqueline Howell Mehaffy. She earned a B.S. in Education from Texas Wesleyan University and taugh

Andrew Nathan Butchard

August 6, 2017

On Sunday, August 6, 2017, Andrew Nathan Butchard left this world peacefully after a courageous three-year battle with cancer in the comfort of his home surrounded by members of his loving family. Andrew “Andy”, the son of Virginia Lou Butchar

Paul J. Ashour

August 4, 2017

Surrounded by family, Paul Ashour died peacefully in his home on Friday, August 4, 2017. He was born on June 29, 1926 in Subiaco, Arkansas on the Feast of Saints Peter and Paul. Nurtured in a Catholic home, Paul was the 8th of 9 children raised by

Eddie Fred Currie

August 2, 2017

E. Fred Currie, 83, died August 2, 2017 from complications related to congestive heart failure. A native of Lubbock, Mr. Currie was a Finance major at Texas Tech University and a proud member of the Phi Gamma Delta fraternity. He graduated in 1955

Ralph Joseph Anderson

July 31, 2017

Ralph J. Anderson, M.D., cherished son of the late James and Evelyn Anderson, passed away peacefully on July 31, 2017. Ralph J. Anderson, M.D., was the Chairman of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology of the University of North Texas Health

Frank Robert Ball Jr.

July 29, 2017

Frank Robert Ball Jr. of Fort Worth TX died peacefully at home July 29, 2017. Bob was born January 1927 in Creston, IA to Frank Robert Ball Sr. and Irene Sweeney Ball. After graduating from high school in Des Moines, IA, he enlisted in the Navy an

Joseph Thomas LeGault

July 29, 2017

Joseph Thomas LeGault passed on Saturday July 29, 2017. He was born June 27, 1933 in Chicago. He served in the U. S. Army as a draftsman and topographer at 8th Army headquarters in Seoul. Under General Maxwell D. Taylor, he worked to provide ma

Mary Nell Noble Rimar

July 29, 2017

Mary Nell Rimar went to Heaven on July 29, 2017 with her children holding her hands. Mary was born on Jan.25, 1927. She was adopted at six months of age from the Buckner Children’s Home in Dallas by her parents, C.L. and Emily Noble, of Snyder,

Whitney Elizabeth Moore Harwell

July 28, 2017

Whitney Elizabeth Harwell, age 51, went to be with our Heavenly Father on July 28, 2017. Whitney was born August 19, 1965 in Fort Worth, Texas, the daughter of William Edward Moore and Patricia June Moore. A fifth-generation Fort Worth, Texas nati

Jacob Leonard Pouttu

July 27, 2017

Jacob Pouttu passed away on Thursday, July 27th, 2017. He was born in Northern Michigan, in Ewen in Ontonagan County, on February 22, 1937. As a young man, he joined the U.S. Coast Guard at the age of 17. He served in Japan and later on the Great Lak

Jack Tarvin Jr.

July 27, 2017

Jack Tarvin Jr. died early Thursday morning, July 27, 2017. Jack Tarvin Jr. was born on June 18, 1948 in Fort Worth, to Jack Sr. and Jeane Perse Tarvin. He was a 1966 graduate of Northside H.S. and served in the U.S.Army. Upon returning, Jack earned

Leo Garrett Perdue

July 25, 2017

Leo Garrett Perdue, 70, died on July 25, 2017. Leo Garrett Perdue was born on October 7, 1946 in Paul’s Valley, Oklahoma to  Leo Dennis and Lottie May Stanton Perdue.   He was an All-State Tournament basketball player and was on the 1964 Stat

Hoai Nam Thi Nguyen

July 23, 2017

  We deeply mourn the loss of our beloved mother, grandmother Mrs. Maria HOAINAM THI NGUYEN Born on the 04th of January, 1935 in Saigon, Vietnam Passed away at 11:42 am on the 23rd of July, 2017 in Arlington, Texas AT AGE 82 Coffin will lie

Sister Frances Evans

July 22, 2017

Sr. Frances Evans, the "Ranger Nun", died peacefully in her sleep on Saturday, July 22, 2017 at the age of 90. Frances Elizabeth Evans was born on July 31, 1926 in Temple to Reid and Kathryn Riddle Evans.  She earned a B.S. in Medical Technology

Wilma Elizabeth Parish Furche

July 18, 2017

Wilma Elizabeth Parish Furche, 99, passed away Tuesday, July 18, 2017 in Trenton, Missouri. Wilma Elizabeth Parish was born December 11, 1917 in Grayson County, Texas.  She was the second daughter and fifth child of Exa Mae Kirkbride Parish and O

John Kenneth (Ken) McCarty

July 18, 2017

John Kenneth (Ken) McCarty, 61, passed away Tuesday, July 18, 2017, after a courageous battle with acute myeloid leukemia (AML). Ken was born on November 17, 1955, in Alamogordo, New Mexico, son of Ramona Jane and Robert Joseph McCarty. Ken grew u

Tanner Alexander Poeschel

July 15, 2017

Tanner Poeschel, beloved son, brother and friend passed away July 15, 2017 at the age of 22. A Fort Worth native, Tanner received his degree in Business Administration from the University of Missouri in May 2017 and was looking forward to beginning

Brig. Gen. Thomas G. Murnane Jr., USA (Ret.)

July 13, 2017

Brig. Gen. Thomas G. Murnane Jr., USA (Ret.) passed away peacefully in the comfort of his home on the afternoon of Thursday, July 13th, 2017.   Tom, the son of Thomas G. Murnane, SR. and Ellecia Catherine Donohue, was born May 5th, 1926, i

Edwin Lee Young

July 12, 2017

Edwin Lee Young, 87, died Wednesday July 12, 2017. Ed Young was born in San Antonio to Tommy and Flora Coleman Young. He grew up in San Antonio, graduated from Abilene Christian College in 1952, and served in the Air Force before moving to For

Elmer Grammer

July 10, 2017

Doyle Elmer Grammer, 82, passed away peacefully at his home in Fort Worth on Monday, July 10, 2017. Elmer was born on April 234, 1935 in Post, Texas, to Doyle Edward and Altha Grammer.  His family moved to Fort Worth where he was raised and atten

Peggy Jean Hodges

July 8, 2017

Peggy Jean Hodges, 88, died peacefully on July 8, 2017. Peggy was born July 30, 1928 in Ranger, Texas to Richard Otto Bundick and Mary Florence Lewis Bundick. She graduated from Ranger High School in 1944. She went on to study nursing at the Unive

Marie Josephine Knezek Pastusek

July 3, 2017

Marie Josephine Pastusek passed away Monday, July 3, 2017, at the age of 98. Marie was born on September 17, 1918, at the Knezek family farm in Archer County, to John Peter and Mary Krenek Knezek.  She attended Kickapoo grade school for two years

Jeanne Mabry Cecil

July 3, 2017

Jeanne Mabry Cecil, community activist and volunteer, passed away unexpectedly on July 3, 2017 at her son's farm. Jeanne was born in Orlando, Florida on April 9, 1944 to Lorene Mabry and Chester Witten Cecil.  During her childhood, she lived in