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

Audry Maurice Garrett Parham

January 16, 2019

Audry Maurice Garrett Parham, A Great Lady of the State of Texas, entered life eternal on January 16, 2019. Born on September 17, 1922 in Delta County, Texas, she lived to be 96 years of age. If you ever encountered her, then you most definitely c

Dolores Wueste Clark

January 13, 2019

Dolores Wueste Clark passed away surrounded by loved ones on January 13, 2019, after battling dementia for several years and experiencing a recent stroke.  Dolores was an amazing woman who will be greatly missed! Dolores was born January 2, 1931,

Wanda I. Irby Bailey

January 8, 2019

Wanda I. Bailey, 95, left her earthly family to live and rejoice with her Heavenly Father on Tuesday January 8, 2019. The Lord took her gently in her sleep. Wanda, or Grandma, as she was lovingly called by her grandson, was born August 7, 1923 in

Cullen Horace McNair

January 6, 2019

Cullen Horace McNair, 85, died Sunday January 6, 2019 at home following a lengthy illness. Born and raised in North Texas, the son of Cullen L. and Ruth P. McNair, he served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.  Cullen attended Texas A&M

Rev. Thomas J. Craig

January 5, 2019

On Saturday, January 5, 2019, Father Thomas James Craig, devoted son, brother and faithful servant of our Lord, passed away at the age of 66. Fr. Tom was Born to James and Louise (Barrick) Craig, in Midwest City, OK., On May 25, 1952. The family m

Glenda Sproles Rattikin

January 2, 2019

Glenda Sproles Rattikin, 84, peacefully ascended to her Lord and Savior on January 2, 2019, after a brief illness. Glenda, married for 64 years to her loving husband, Jack Rattikin Jr., was a lifelong citizen of her beloved Fort Worth. She attende

Henry Curtis Kelly

January 2, 2019

Henry Curtis Kelly died on January 2, 2019.  

Robert Hugh Young

December 31, 2018

Robert Hugh Young, 92, went to be with God on December 31, 2018. He was the youngest of eleven children born to Robert Shelton Young and Rosa Iona Grubbs Young. He served in the United States Marine Corps during World War II. Robert is survive

Virginia Kay Davis Griffin

December 30, 2018

Virginia Kay Davis Griffin, 70, passed away on December 30, 2018. Born in Mineral Wells, Texas on July 4, 1948. She lived in Fort Worth until 1998 when she and her husband, FW, moved to Tishomingo, Oklahoma. They also moved to and built houses in

Gary M. Silman

December 30, 2018

Gary M. Silman died on December 30, 2018 due to complications from brain cancer. He was 77 years old. He was born in Texarkana, Texas and graduated from Texas Christian University in Fort Worth where he met his wife, Susie Singleton of Fort Worth,

Orrin Lionel Hilyard Jr.

December 30, 2018

Orrin Lionel Hilyard Jr., 89, died Sunday, December 30, 2018. Orrin was born November 2, 1929 in Fort Worth, Texas. He was a 1948 graduate of Paschal High School, and a 1952 graduate of The University of Texas at Austin with a degree in journalism

Dr. William B. Tolar

December 29, 2018

Dr. William B. Tolar passed away on December 29, 2018. On July 5, 1928, Peter Dane and Lora Stewart Tolar welcomed William Bert Tolar, the youngest of six children, born in Jonesboro, Louisiana. Bill, as he was known, was captain of his high schoo

Janet Magee Hoffman

December 28, 2018

On Friday, December 28, 2018, while at a Fort Worth hospital and with her husband David clasping her hand, God welcomed Janet home and erased all her worldly pain and suffering. Janet was born in New York, New York on December 19, 1944 to William

Harvey Allen Saxton

December 24, 2018

Harvey Allen Saxton was born October 20, 1932 in Toldeo, Ohio, the son of Burton D. Saxton and Hazel Daggett Saxton, and died on December 24, 2018.  

Ann Frances Zurovetz

December 21, 2018

Ann Frances Zurovetz, 94, passed away at her home in Fort Worth, Friday,  December 21, 2018. Ann Frances Zurovetz was born July 26, 1924 in Ennis, Texas to Josef and Vojteska Jurcik Janicek. Ann was a loving grandmother, mother, wife and friend w

Patricia Jane Parr Burk

December 18, 2018

Patricia Jane Parr Burk, 81, passed away Tuesday, December 18, 2018. Born February 8, 1937 in Haltom City, Patricia was the daughter of Lucia Anna Mais and Arthur Nicholas Parr Sr. She was a graduate of Birdville High School where she was chosen H

Ernest Rangel

December 13, 2018

Ernest Rangel went peacefully surrounded by his loving family and parish priest on Thursday morning, December 13, 2018. Ernest was preceded in death by his mother, Isabel Flores Rangel. He leaves behind his wife of over 30 years, Sally; daughte

Stella Mae Daniel Barber

December 12, 2018

Stella Mae Barber, 99, passed away Wednesday, December 12, 2018. Stella Mae was born August 13, 1919 and raised in Amarillo, Texas. She received her bachelor’s degree in religion and business from Texas Women’s University in Denton, marrying t

Stephen Kirk Hadley

December 12, 2018

Stephen Kirk Hadley, 74, joined the church triumphant on December 12, 2018. Steve was born to Col. Cleo and Jessie Hadley on June 18, 1944 in a now defunct Army base named Camp Forrest, TN. As an Army brat, he lived his early years in Japan, Pari

Gigi Laborde Grisham

December 9, 2018

Gigi Laborde Grisham, 50, passed away on Sunday, December 9, 2018. Geraldine Ballard Laborde Grisham, "Gigi" as she was known, was born August 23rd, 1968 in Fort Worth, Texas, the 5th of 6 children born to Henri and Martha Laborde.  She was a 19

Ruth Pierel Phillips

December 8, 2018

Ruth Anne Pierel Phillips died on December 8, 2018 at her home. Ruth was born on January 21, 1939 in Woonsocket, Rhode Island to Emile and Emma Fafard Pierel. She was married to Harold Eugene "Gene" Phillips for 43 years until his death in April o

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