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

Jean Graham Frick

August 15, 2018

Jean Graham Frick passed away Wednesday, August 15, 2018 at her home. Jean Graham Frick was born in Fort Worth, March 21, 1932, daughter of the late James Cecil Majors and Opal Christine Broughton Majors.  She began playing the violin at the age

Mike Horn

August 14, 2018

Mike Horn, 68, died August 14, 2018 at his home. Michael Randall Horn was born September 13, 1949 in Fort Worth, the son of Maxine (Babbitt) and Billy Jack Horn. He was a avid sports fan and loved the Dallas Cowboys, the Texas Ranges and NASCA

Sr. Ann Vincent Kucirek

August 13, 2018

Sister Ann Vincent Kucirek, a Sister of St. Mary of Namur, died August 13, 2018 at the age of 98. A native of Omaha, NE, Frances Kucirek met the Sisters of St. Mary through her brother who was stationed in Waco and often volunteered at the school

Mary Jo Schad Naughton

August 13, 2018

Mary Jo Schad Naughton, 84, faithful wife and mother, went to be with her Lord and Savior Monday, August 13, 2018. Mary was born in Gainesville,TX on March 12, 1934 to Cora Lee Bischoff and Joseph W. Schad. She had 5 siblings, all who have precede

Thelma Springfield Shiller

August 7, 2018

Thelma Springfield Shiller, 80, passed away Tuesday, August 7, 2018. Thelma was born in Springtown on December 12, 1937, the tenth and last child of Jesse James Springfield and Thelma Williams Springfield. Thelma grew up on her father's farm ne

Christina Chu-Yong Park

August 6, 2018

Christina Chu-Yong Park, 30, passed away Monday, August 6, 2018. Christina was a loving and devoted mother, daughter, sister and wife. She always did her best for Elizabeth with no exception. A loving wife who saved her husband from sorrow and ga

James Luther Boyd, M.D.

August 2, 2018

Dr. James Luther Boyd went to be with the Lord on Aug. 2, 2018, after suffering heart failure during the night. "Big Jim" was born January 31, 1936, in Baxter Springs, KS, the only child of Luther and Wanda Mae Boyd. On June 7, 1958, he married th

James Thomas Muller

August 2, 2018

James Thomas Muller died peacefully on Thursday, August 2, 2018. James was born on July 1, 1956 in Fort Worth to Marion Thomas and Pablo Belle Hon Muller and attended Richland High School.  Jim loved his work as a Land Surveyor with McKim and C

Geraldine Coonrod

July 28, 2018

Geraldine “Geri” Coonrod passed away on Saturday, July 28, 2018 at the age of 87 after a lengthy battle with Alzheimer’s. Geraldine Coonrod was born on September 9, 1930 in Fort Worth, Texas to Gerald Wilford and Mary Lucile Irvine Coonrod.

Charles Brady Harris

July 24, 2018

Charles Brady Harris, age 90, died in Fort Worth on July 24, 2018. Charlie, as he was known, was the fourth son of Sam and Frances Harris of Georgetown. In 1945, after high school, Charlie left to become a 16-year-old freshman at Texas A&M. Wh

John Franklin Keller Jr.

July 20, 2018

John Franklin Keller Jr., 97, died Friday, July 20, 2018. Born May 1, 1921 in Fort Worth, the son of Kate (Blanton) and John F. Keller Sr., John graduated from Paschal High School, Texas A&M University with a BS in Aeronautical Engineering and SMU

Betty Zane Forrester

July 13, 2018

Betty Zane Forrester passed away Friday July 13, 2018. Mrs. Forrester was born June 22, 1923 in Fort Worth. She graduated from Arlington Heights High School and attended Arlington State College. She married Vernon Forrester in 1944. She was a memb

Esther Cantu Barrientes

July 11, 2018

Esther Barrientes, 89, passed away on Wednesday, July 11, 2018, surrounded by her family at Vitas Hospice. Esther was born October 24, 1928 in Creedmore, Texas. She retired from Montgomery Wards after 35 years and became office manager for husband

Charlton Yarnell Jacobs Phelps

July 9, 2018

CHARLTON YARNALL PHELPS (née Jacobs) died peacefully on Monday, July 9 in Fort Worth Texas at her daughter, Sophia Yarnall Payne’s home. Charlton was born in Haverford, PA in 1926 to Sophia Yarnall and Reginald R. Jacobs. She attended the Baldw

Susan Annette Davis Schneider

July 6, 2018

Susan Annette Schneider passed away on Friday, July 6, 2018, after a courageous battle with cancer, surrounded by her loving family at home in North Richland Hills, Texas. She was born in Columbus, Kansas to Rosemary and Joe Davis and was the youn

Paul A. Clinkscales

July 1, 2018

Paul A. Clinkscales passed away Sunday, July 1, 2018, surrounded by family, from complications of Alzheimer’s. Paul was born August 23, 1934, in San Antonio, Texas, the only child of Paul A. and Vera Norma Weygand Clinkscales. He attended school

Linda A. Burns

July 1, 2018

Linda A. Burns passed peacefully into the arms of her loving heavenly Father on July 1, 2018, after a long but faith filled struggle with Alzheimer's. Linda was born January 18, 1945 in San Antonio, Texas and spent her youth there until moving to

Edward A. Smithson

June 30, 2018

Ed passed away June 30, 2018, in Fort Worth, TX at the age of 86. Ed was born June 9, 1932, in McAlester, OK to Arthur and Ella Myrtle (Forister) Smithson. Both of the parents died within days of each other in 1954. Ed attended a high school in th

Rolland Fredrick Oakes, M.D.

June 23, 2018

Rolland F. Oakes, M.D., 92, passed away at his home in Dennis, Texas on June 23, 2018. Dr. Oakes was born in Steen, MN in 1926. He graduated from the University of Missouri, where he was captain of the football team for two years. During WW II, he

Naoma Hudson Fairweather

June 21, 2018

Naoma Hudson Fairweather, 88, passed away Thursday, June 21, 2018 at her home in Fort Worth. Naoma was born September 17, 1929 in Iredell, Texas. She grew up and attended public school in Cleburne graduating from Cleburne High School. After finish

Mary F. McLarry

June 21, 2018

Mary Fauncein McLarry, 85, passed away Thursday, June 21, 2018. Mary was born on September 13, 1932 in Wichita Falls, Texas to Jess and Alice McLarry.  Mary entered the Roman Catholic Order of the Sisters of St. Mary of Namur in 1950.  She rece

John Royce Armstrong

June 18, 2018

John was a true renaissance man. He was raised in Alabama, he was an alum of the University of Alabama. He later studied at the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston where he also interned with the Memorial Hermann Healthcare System. He was then chos

Mary Louise Boteler

June 16, 2018

Mary Louise Boteler passed away peacefully June 16, 2018 in Fort Worth. She recently celebrated her 100th birthday surrounded by her loving family and friends. Louise was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota born on May 16, 1918 and moved to Fort Worth

Paul David Saxton

June 16, 2018

Paul David Saxton, 65, died June 16, 2018. Paul was born June 14, 1953 in Toledo, Ohio, the son of Harvey Allen Saxton and Mary Lou Compau Saxton. He served in the US Army and was a warehouse supervisor.

Elaine Johnson

June 16, 2018

Elaine Johnson, 82, retired from Talbots after 25 years of sales, died June 16, 2018 in Fort Worth. Elaine was born November 17, 1935 and raised in Rosenburg, Texas. When the original Talbots opened in Fort Worth, Elaine, being the hard working de