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

Velma Maxine Fox Smith

August 30, 2019

Velma Maxine Fox Smith, 93, peacefully entered eternal rest after a lengthy illness on Thursday, August 8, 2019 in The Woodlands. Velma was born April 24, 1926 in Goldthwaite to William C. and Nettie Leifeste Fox.  She graduated from Goldthwaite

Z. T. Armstrong

August 27, 2019

On Sunday night, August 18, 2019, Z T Armstrong, loving husband, father and grandfather, went to be with his Heavenly Father at the age of 81. Z T was born in Fruitland, TX on June 6, 1938, to Theodore and Fannie Armstrong. Z T went to school in M

Verne Joseph Labelle

August 26, 2019

Verne “Bud” Joseph Labelle, 77, passed away Saturday, August 10, 2019. Verne was born on February 25, 1942 in Stambaugh, Michigan, to Verne and Mary LaBelle. Following high school Verne enlisted in the United States Air Force being honorably d

Vickie Elaine Rigby

August 25, 2019

Vickie Elaine Rigby finished her final race on July 31, 2019. Vickie was born in Eureka, CA to Harry and Deanie Rigby, a blond haired, blue-eyed firecracker that even at an early age sought adventure. She attended West High School in Bakersfield,

Wallace George Bir Jr.

August 15, 2019

Wallace George Bir Jr, a long-time resident of Creve Coeur, MO, passed away on Thursday, August 15, 2019. Wallace was born in Louisville, KY, in 1951, to Wallace Bir, Sr. and Mary Jo DeFuria Bir. After his father’s death in 2006, he and his moth
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