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

Lynne Nease Jones

September 20, 2017

Lynne Jones, 87, passed away on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at her home. Ermalyn Joyce Nease Jones was born March 26, 1930 in Mangum, Oklahoma, the daughter of Elmer and Artie Payne Nease.  She was a 1948 graduate of Gravette High School and ma

Eleanor Irene Galier Simon

September 20, 2017

Eleanor (Ellie) Galier Simon, age 80, of Gainesville, GA passed away Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at her residence, surrounded by her family. Mrs. Simon was born August 9, 1937 to the late Victor & Lucille Galier in Columbus, Ohio. She was a mem

Xavier Jamal Olesko

September 18, 2017

Xavier Jamal Olesko had his life tragically cut short on September 18, 2017 at the age of 18. Xavier was born in Houston on December 27, 1998 to Dawn and Clement Ogungbemi.  He became a vibrant member of the Olesko family in July of 2015.  After mo

Martin David Pavell

September 17, 2017

Martin David Pavell, 77, passed away on September 16, 2017 in his home in Fort Worth, Texas. Dave was born May 2, 1940 in the Bronx borough of New York City, New York, to Rose and Jack Pavell and spent his early childhood with sisters, Eileen an

Douglas Charles Nettle

September 16, 2017

Douglas Charles Nettle, 77, passed away on Saturday, September 16, 2017.    

Darline Cox Womack

September 15, 2017

Darline Cox Womack, 94, died September 15, 2017.  

George Gray Wilkes

September 10, 2017

George Gray Wilkes, 95, joined his Lord Jesus Christ on Sunday, September 10, 2017, surrounded by his family. Born in Ranger, Texas on August 25, 1922, George was the oldest of three children. He attended Amon Carter High School before enlisting i

William Carr Parrish

September 3, 2017

William C. "Bill" "Billy Carr" Parish, passed away Sunday, September 3, 2017 at the young age of 78. William Carr Parrish was born February 18, 1939 in Texarkana to Lowell and Ruth Claire Parrish.  He grew up in Bryan, graduated from TCU and was

Barbara Jean Petta Doop

September 1, 2017

Barbara Jean Petta Doop, 86, passed away Friday, September 1, 2017 Barbara Jean Petta Doop was born July 24, 1931 in Fort Worth, the daughter of Victor George and Adeline Petta. She was Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist and an active member

Kathryn Casstevens Bryant

August 30, 2017

Kathryn Casstevens Bryant, 98, of Fort Worth, passed away on Wednesday morning, August 30, 2017. Kathryn Melvya Cook was born July 13, 1919, in Monroe, KY, the daughter of Hal and Evie Cook. She moved at a young age to Johnson County, and was an h

Arlene Anderson Jones

August 30, 2017

Arlene Anderson Jones, president of Holy Trinity Catholic School, died on Wednesday, August 30, 2017. Arlene Rose Anderson was born on October 22, 1951 in Buffalo, NY, to Raymond Einer Anderson and Rose Elizabeth Williams Anderson.  Arlene was a

Velma P. Charles Haberer

August 29, 2017

Velma Haberer died August 30, 2017 in Fort Worth. She battled cancer and other medical problems during her life and is now with our Lord Jesus Christ and our mom and dad. Born August 9, 1950 in San Antonio, the daughter of Jose Ramon and Florenc

Henry Horace Plume

August 28, 2017

Henry Horace "Hank" Plume died August 28, 2017 at the age of 97. "Hank", as he was known to his friends, was a Christian first and foremost but also a man of great vision, confidence, and integrity.  Everyone that met Hank was struck by his self

Pura Ortega

August 23, 2017

Pura was born May 22, 1930 in Puerto Rico to Ramon and Estanislus Perez Ortega.  She was a self taught person in math and English. While she was in Brooklyn, she was a member of St. Peter Catholic Church where she was active as a youth and adult

Angelina Carrillo Bosquez

August 22, 2017

Angelina Carrillo Bosquez died August 22, 2017. She was an employee for many years for the City of Fort Worth. She was preceded in death by her parents, Jose and Trinidad Bosquez; her brothers, Robert Bosquez and Ramon Bosquez; sister, Hortens

Mario James Polley

August 21, 2017

Mario James Polley, 14 , died August 21, 2017. Mario was born in Fort Worth November 28, 2002 to Dennis and Michelle Polley. He was an amazing young man, a son and a brother. He was a terrific and loyal friend, a scholar and an athlete, a protecto

Gene Carol Berrier

August 20, 2017

Gene Carol Berrier died on Sunday, August 20, 2017. He was 91 years old. Gene will be interred next to his wife and son in the columbarium at All Saints Episcopal Church, Fort Worth. Gene was born on a farm in Sayre, Oklahoma, on May 26, 1926; his

Mariana Flusche Simeroth

August 20, 2017

Mariana Simeroth, 86, passed away Sunday, August 20, 2017 surrounded by her family. Mariana was born on November 20, 1930 in Muenster, TX to Lawrence and Anna Mae (Bernauer) Flusche. In 1938, she moved with her family to Decatur, TX, where her fat

Veronica Marie Thompson

August 19, 2017

Veronica Marie "Ronnie" Thompson, 35, passed away on August 19, 2017, in Fort Worth. Ronnie was born in Brasilia, Brazil and grew up traveling the world while her mother worked for the Diplomatic Corp at various Embassies. She and her brother, Gre

Martha Rowan Hyder

August 17, 2017

Martha Rowan Hyder, a legendary force who was instrumental in guiding the iconic Van Cliburn International Piano Competition from its inception to its world-renowned status, died on August 17, 2017, at her home in Fort Worth, Texas. The ultimate c

Michael Harlan Neace

August 14, 2017

Mike Neace departed this life on Monday, August 14, 2017 with his wife by his side. His family and friends are devastated to lose him, but they are thankful he is now at peace. Michael Harlan Neace was born January 25, 1946 in Ft. Worth, TX. He wa

Lt. Col. Walter Howard Sanders, USAF(ret.)

August 11, 2017

Lt. Col. Walter Howard Sanders, USAF(ret.) was born January 1, 1934 in Marietta, Georgia to parents Parker Manual and Flossie Mae Sanders. He graduated from Messick High School in 1952 and Memphis State College in 1957. After completing AFROTC he

Kay Mehaffy Sherman

August 10, 2017

Kay Mehaffy Sherman passed away early Thursday morning, August 10, 2017. Patricia Kay Mehaffy was born on June 16, 1951 to Carl Poe Mehaffy, Jr, and Jacqueline Howell Mehaffy. She earned a B.S. in Education from Texas Wesleyan University and taugh

Andrew Nathan Butchard

August 6, 2017

On Sunday, August 6, 2017, Andrew Nathan Butchard left this world peacefully after a courageous three-year battle with cancer in the comfort of his home surrounded by members of his loving family. Andrew “Andy”, the son of Virginia Lou Butchar

Paul J. Ashour

August 4, 2017

Surrounded by family, Paul Ashour died peacefully in his home on Friday, August 4, 2017. He was born on June 29, 1926 in Subiaco, Arkansas on the Feast of Saints Peter and Paul. Nurtured in a Catholic home, Paul was the 8th of 9 children raised by