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

Joe Bill Goggans

December 5, 2018

Joe Bill Goggans passed away December 2, 2018 due to complications associated with end stage Alzheimer's disease. Joe was born February 3, 1925. He spent his childhood hard at work on a depression-era wheat and dairy farm in Lincoln County, Kansas

Lois Terry Augustson

December 5, 2018

Lois Terry Augustson, 92, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Wednesday, December 5, 2018. Lois was born in Santa Rosa, New Mexico, on October 31, 1926, to J. B. and Nell (Minor) Terry.  The third child of four, Lois and her family moved to Mi

Rupert Paulo Melecio Ocampo

December 4, 2018

Rupert Ocampo, 31, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, December 4, 2018. For 3 years he has lived with stage IV Glioblastoma and was surrounded by his loving family in his final moments. Rupert was the third of four children in his family, born on

Karen Ann Reese McCreless

December 1, 2018

Karen Ann Reese McCreless of Burleson, Texas (known by friends and family as "KK"), went to heaven December 1, 2018. She was 74 years old. KK was born at Fort Sam Houston in San Antonio, Texas to William Nathaniel Reese and Sibyl Gloria Jones. She

Marjorie Jean Dorris Sanford

November 27, 2018

Marjorie Jean Dorris Sanford gave up her spirit Tuesday morning, November 27, 2018. Jean was born in Fort Worth on March 9, 1935 to H. B. and Louise Dorris. She graduated from Paschal High School and attended TCU where she met Don Sanford. The two

Joe Fred Cardenas

November 21, 2018

Joe Fred Cardenas, 70, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, November 21, 2018. He was born on October 7, 1948, in Brownsville, Texas to Alfredo and Eloisa (Weaver) Cardenas. He graduated from Brownsville High School and attended Texas A&I Uni

Shane Michael Brewer

November 20, 2018

Shane Michael Brewer, 36, "Heaven's Very Special Child" returned to his heavenly Father on Tuesday, November 20, 2018. Shane is the son of Terry and Lorie (Cressel) Brewer; brother of Steven Brewer and his wife, Sheena; uncle of Bailey, Colby an

Robert Bruce (Bob) Crates

November 20, 2018

Robert Bruce “Bob” Crates, 56 of Fort Worth died on Tuesday, November 20, 2018 after a lingering illness. A native of Chattanooga, TN, he was a resident of Fort Worth for over 30 years and was involved in the financial and capital management f

Richard Vincent (Dick) Hartnett

November 20, 2018

"And He will raise you up on eagle's wings...And hold you in the palm of His Hand." Richard Vincent "Dick" Hartnett, a loving husband, father, and grandfather passed from this world on November 20, 2018. Richard Vincent was born on May 4, 1921

Sally Anne Keahey Weaver

November 20, 2018

Sally Anne Keahey Weaver, 80, died on Tuesday, November 20, 2018 with her family at her side. Sally Anne Keahey Weaver was born on July 7, 1938 in San Antonio.  She went to school in San Antonio until she met Lonnie L. Weaver Jr.  They were marr

Andrea Manuela Rodriquez

November 19, 2018

Andrea Manuela Rodriquez was born April 7th, 1947, and died November 19th, 2018. Andrea was born and raised in Mineral Wells, Texas, but has lived in San Jose, California, for 30 years and in St. Augustine, Florida, for two years before moving bac

Carol Ann Powell Ortez

November 18, 2018

Carol Ann Powell Ortez, 78, passed away on November 18, 2018.  She was born April 6, 1940 in Mobridge, one of fifteen children born to Chester Arthur and Regina Emma (Bonk) Powell. She was preceded in death by her parents;  her husband of 31 y

Robert Jason Pierce

November 16, 2018

R. Jason Pierce, 40, died on Friday, November 16, 2018 with family and friends at his side. Jason was born on November 29, 1977 in Longview, where he was raised by his beloved uncle and aunt, Joseph and Gloria Pierce Pipak, and grew up with many c

Richard Hall Carroll Sr.

November 13, 2018

Richard Hall Carroll Sr. passed away peacefully on November 13, 2018. Richard was born May 13, 1926 in Huntington, Texas, to Sally and Hall Carroll.  He went to school in Huntington and Freeport, Texas.  He was raised on his grandpa's farm, pick

Christopher Edward Devero

November 13, 2018

Christopher Edward Devero, passed away peacefully on November 13, 2018, with his wife Katy beside him and surrounded by friends and family. Chris was born in Beaumont, Texas on December 20, 1973. He fought cancer like the cops fought the Crips

Maxine Collins Dew

November 12, 2018

Maxine Collins Dew, 97,  died peacefully on Monday, November 12, 2018. Maxine was born November 4, 1921 to Rallie Lee and Hollin Barge Collins in Fairburn, Georgia. She attended southern schools and graduated with an associate business degree. Sh

Terrence Alan Grisham

November 9, 2018

Terrence "Terry" Alan Grisham, 63, passed peacefully in his home Friday night, November 9, 2018, comfortable and surrounded by those he loved. Terry was born in September, 1955 to Gordon Grisham and the late Joan Grisham, of Fort Worth, TX. Terry

Donna Axum Whitworth

November 4, 2018

Donna Axum Whitworth, loving wife and mother, passed away on Sunday, November 4th, 2018 at the age of 76. Donna was born January 3, 1942 in El Dorado, Arkansas to Idelle and Hurley Axum. Donna graduated from El Dorado High School and then earned b

John Floyd Monroe

November 4, 2018

John Monroe, 82, died on Sunday, November 4, 2018. John was born in Chicago to Paul Bryan and Caroline Butler Monroe.  He attended Laneri High School, served 20 years is the US Navy, and retired from Michelin Tire Co, then worked at Home Depot.

Father Joseph A. Schumacher

November 1, 2018

Father Joseph Arthur Schumacher, 86, a lifelong priest for the Diocese of Fort Worth, died on All Saints Day, Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018. Born in Independence, Kan., on March 19, 1932, Joseph Arthur Schumacher was the "unspoiled" middle child of three

Johnny Marvin McGee

October 29, 2018

Johnny Marvin McGee, 70, passed away on Monday, October 29, 2018. Johnny was born August 30, 1948 in Ranger, the son of Marvin E. and Louise V. (Daskevich) McGee.  He graduated from Ranger High School as Salutatorian of his class, with highest ho

Patrick Michael Przybylowicz

October 29, 2018

Patrick Michael Przbylowicz, OTA 2ndClass,Petty Officer, U.S.N., passed away suddenly on Monday, October 29, 2018. Patrick Michael was born on March 7, 1958, in Detroit, Michigan to Leonard and Judy Ann Webb Przbylowicz. He joined the Navy in 1981

Thomas O. Gay

October 29, 2018

Tom passed away on October 29, 2018 at home. He was born on November 4th, 1941 in Alabama. Tom attended the Eastman School of Music and Florida State University, where he was a member of ATO fraternity, and received an Executive MBA from Stanford

Charles Clifford Murphy

October 28, 2018

Charles Clifford (Chuck) Murphy, a loving husband, father, Papa, and Great Grandpa, died on October 28, 2018 in Fort Worth, Texas.  He was born on August 27, 1928 in Eureka, Kansas, to parents Cleo (Pat) Murphy and Gertrude (Rhodes) Murphy. He earne