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

Samuel Guerra Solis

December 7, 2017

Samuel Guerra Solis died Thursday, December 7, 2017 at his home in Fort Worth. Samuel was born December 2, 1946 in LaFeria, Texas to Esequiel Solis and Guadalupe Guerra.  He was a loving father and husband. He served 8 years in the US Army and w

Paul Thomas Jones

December 6, 2017

Paul Thomas Jones went to be with the Lord on December 6, 2017. He was born in El Paso, Texas on February 22, 1947 to William and Alice Jones.  He graduated from Baylor University Law School and was a practicing attorney and CPA in Fort Worth for

Velma Marie Plaisance Leach

December 6, 2017

Velma Marie Leach, 92,  passed away Wednesday, December 6, 2017. Born in 1924 in Lockport, Louisiana to Marie and Noah Plaisance, Velma was valedictorian of her high school class and went to work in New Orleans where she met her husband, Roy Leac

Raymond Cecil Brown

December 5, 2017

Raymond Brown, Age 84, passed away peacefully, on December 5, 2017 Raymond was born May 27, 1933 in Lexington, KY.  He was a graduate of Lafayette High School, the University of Kentucky and Louisville Presbyterian Seminary.  His university stud

Sister Mary Helen Fuhrmann

December 4, 2017

Sister Mary Helen Fuhrmann, 82, died on December 4, 2017. Sister Mary Helen Fuhrmann (nee Maria Agatha) was born in Lindsay, Texas. She was educated by the Sisters of Divine Providence and entered the Congregation of the Sisters of St. Mary in 195

Betty Lou Duncan Avarello

December 1, 2017

Betty Lou Duncan Avarello passed away Friday, December 1, 2017. Betty was born in Fort Worth, Texas to Milburn V. and Gladys Gardener Duncan. She loved traveling and spent many memorable times visiting her son, who performed in the arts and entert

Betty Jo Devaney Hillaker

November 30, 2017

Betty Jo (née Devaney) Hillaker, born March 20, 1942, passed away peacefully on November 30, 2017. A life-long resident of Fort Worth, Betty graduated from Our Lady of Victory College and Academy in 1941, attended North Texas Agricultural College

Madeleine Elizabeth Chamberlain Medina

November 27, 2017

Madeleine Chamberlain Medina, 92, known by close friends and relatives as "Honey," passed away peacefully on November 27, 2017. Madeleine was born in Taconite, Minnesota on August 20, 1925, the daughter of Dennis and Lily (Martin) Chamberlain. Ma

Catherine Marie Stephenson Hartnett

November 25, 2017

"And He will raise you up on eagle's wings...And hold you in the palm of His Hand." Catherine Hartnett, a loving wife, mother, and Nana, passed from this world November 25th, 2017. She was much loved and will be sorely missed. Catherine Marie H

Virginia Frances Hagemeier Carden

November 24, 2017

Virginia Frances Hagemeier Carden, 97, died Friday, November 24, 2017. Virginia was born March 24, 1920 in Commerce, Texas, the daughter of Rev. Henry and Kathrine (Rathgeber) Hagemeier.  She was a graduate of Paschal High School and graduated fr

Maria Rivera Garza

November 21, 2017

María Rivera Garza, 77, beloved mother, grandmother and great grandmother, passed away peacefully on November 21,2017 at Medical City Hospital in Fort Worth. Maria was born on March 27,1940 in Sabinas Hildago, N.L., Mexico to Juan Rivera and Elid

Joani Youngblood

November 20, 2017

Rebecca Joan Bodine Youngblood, 74, beloved wife, mother and grandmother passed peacefully on November 20, 2017 Joani was born on November 12, 1943 in Frederick, Oklahoma to Harmon Maddox and Clara Jean Killam Bodine. Joani was raised in Missio

Helene Isbel Nelson Binion

November 16, 2017

Helene Isbel Nelson Binion, 93, passed away November 16, 2017. Helene was born February 20, 1924 in Ogdensburg, NY, the daughter of William and Audrey Nelson.  She married Charles C. Binion in 1950 and they were married 41 years.  While in Roche

Paul Hanley Jones

November 15, 2017

Paul Jones died peacefully Wednesday morning, November 15, 2017. Paul Hanley Jones was born on October 25, 1956 in Fort Worth to Bill Manning and Edna Mae Hanley Jones. A 1975 graduate of Paschal H.S., Paul attended the University of Texas Austin

Bruce Charles DuMez

November 15, 2017

Bruce Charles DuMez was born June 16, 1953 in Oak Park, Illinois, the son of Wilson V. and Barbara Cady Dumez.

Dawn Landers

November 13, 2017

Dawn was born May 10, 1954 in California. She is survived by her husband, James.

Charles Harrison Gardner III

November 12, 2017

Charles H. "Chick" Gardner III passed away Sunday, November 12, 2017 at home surrounded by family and friends. Chick was born June 16, 1944 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, son of the late Charles H. and Claribell Gardner, and brother to the late,

Ava Mae Thomas Andersen

November 11, 2017

Ave Mae Thomas Andersen died Saturday, November 11, 2017. Born December 13, 1931 in Everman, she was the daughter of Arthur Eulen Thomas and Bessie Mae Small Thomas. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 61 yea

Margie Ann Vaden McMaster

November 10, 2017

Margie Ann McMaster, 79, passed away peacefully Friday, Nov. 10, 2017. Born Nov. 27, 1937 in Temple, Texas, Margie was the daughter of L. A. Vaden & Jessie Garner Vaden.  She graduated Salutatorian from Temple High School, Temple, Texas in 19

Patricia Ann Patterson Sharratt

November 10, 2017

Patricia Ann Patterson Sharratt was born October 3, 1923 in Stillwater, Oklahoma, the daughter of Joseph Julian and Madaline Gammel Patterson. She was preceded in death by her husband, Walter Gordon Sharratt and her sons, Robert George Sharratt a

Winfred "Win" Hooper Jr.

November 9, 2017

Winfred “Win” Hooper Jr., beloved husband, father, mentor and well-respected trial lawyer, crossed the bridge into eternal life on November 9, 2017. He died as he lived with great strength, courage and dignity. Win was born to Erma Lovell and

John Edmund Langdon

November 6, 2017

John Edmund Langdon died peacefully at his home on Saturday, November 4, 2017. Johnny was born October 23, 1944, in San Francisco, the son of Jack and Dora Lee Langdon.  He graduated from Arlington Heights High School in Fort Worth in 1963 and TC

Jane Hope Zimmerman Stevens

November 3, 2017

Jane Hope Zimmerman Stevens, 76, died Friday, November 3, 2017 after a courageous battle with Alzheimers. Jane Hope Zimmerman Stevens was born April 11, 1941 in Ferguson, Missouri, the feisty, spirited daughter of Ralph C. and Hope Holloway Zimme

Robert Lewis Paukner

November 2, 2017

Robert (Bob) Paukner was born March 10, 1936 and passed away November 02, 2017,  at Trinity Mission in Burleson, Texas with his wife, Ruthie, by his bedside. Bob served four years in the United States Navy and graduated from North Texas State Uni

Mary Elizabeth Beard Sullivan

November 1, 2017

Mary Elizabeth Beard Sullivan was born March 18, 1911, in San Antonio. Her parents were Dick W. Beard and Elsie Rutledge Beard. The family relocated to Fort Worth and bought a home on Orange Street - home base for many years. Her father was in t