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

Horace W. Butts

January 15, 2018

Horace W. Butts, 96, passed away on January 15, 2018. Born March 5, 1921 in Fort Worth to Oliver J. and Marie Ward Butts, Horace graduated from Central High School and Texas Tech.  He served in the US Army Air Corps during WW II.   After gradua

Maurine Frances Shields Wilson

January 13, 2018

Maurine Frances Shields Wilson, 99, passed away at her home on January 13, 2018. Maurine was born May 10, 1918, in Enid, OK, to Dr. & Mrs. Herbert B. Shields. Shortly after birth she and her mother successfully battled the Spanish Flu. Maur

Dan F. Andrijeski

January 10, 2018

Dan F. Andrijeski, 86, passed away Wednesday, January 10, 2018. Daniel Francis Andrijeski was born July 16, 1931 in St. Ann, NE, the son of Frank and Ida Miller Andrijeski.  He served in the USAF and retired as a Master Sergeant.  Dan worked for

William Eugene McCans

January 10, 2018

William Eugene McCans Jr. passed away Wednesday, January 10, 2018 in Fort Worth. Bill was born February 2, 1938 in Fletcher, Oklahoma to William Eugene McCans Sr. and June Marie Nickels. He served in the United States Air Force from 1956-1959. Bi

Jacob Alexander Philp

January 10, 2018

Jacob Alexander Philp passed suddenly in an accident on Thursday, January 10, 2018. Jacob was born on October 12, 1995 in Bedford to Mark Blane and Kimberly Dawson Philp. He was a 2014 graduate of Keller H.S. and student due to graduate from Linco

Gloria Voelkel Settle

January 8, 2018

Gloria Voelkel Settle was welcomed in her Father’s arms at 9:46 a.m. on Monday, January 8, 2018. Gloria was born January 3, 1923 and just celebrated her 95th birthday. She attended Arlington Heights High School where she was an AHHS Sweetheart,

Ann Felton

January 6, 2018

After 103 years and seven months, almost to the day, Ann Felton, born and raised in Fort Worth, died peacefully at Bethesda Gardens on Saturday, January 6, with her family near. Born to Fred and Rose Ann Felton June 7, 1914 Miss Felton attended Holy

Harlan A. Wensel

January 6, 2018

Harlan August Wensel, 83, passed away peacefully on Saturday, January 6, 2018. Harlan was born May 7, 1934 in Columbus, Ohio, the son of Rev. Robert and Nora Wensel.  He graduated from Texas A&M University in 1955 with a degree in Aerospace E

Debra Denise Miller

January 4, 2018

Debbie Miller died suddenly, while recovering from pneumonia, on Thursday, January 4, 2018. Debra Denise Hill was born on February 23, 1958 in Childress to Ray Glen and Ellen Louise Hayes Hill.  She was a 1976 graduate of Trinity H.S. and attende

Veronika Hope Spicer

January 3, 2018

Veronika Hope “Finn” Spicer of North Richland Hills, Texas, was born in Magadan, Russia, on February 9, 1999, and was adopted by John Dee Spicer and Jill Fenimore Spicer on October 1, 2004. Finn passed away at Cook Children’s Hospital on Januar

Bill Cothran

January 2, 2018

Bill Cothran passed away peacefully at home Tuesday evening, January 2, 2018, with his family near. Billy Herbert “Bill” Cothran was born September 18, 1936 in Memphis, TN to A. Herbert Cothran and Gwyneth Higginbotham Cothran. Bill attende

Doris Loretta Gehringer

January 1, 2018

Doris Gehringer died at her home on January 1, 2018. Doris was born on May 13, 1929 in Carpio, North Dakota to Willis and Emily Gervais McGuire.  She lived in Fort Worth for many years and was a founding member of St. Peter the Apostle Catholic C

Patricia Lynn Leuck

December 26, 2017

Patricia Lynn Leuck died peacefully early Tuesday morning, December 26, 2017. Patricia Lynn Seddig was born on February 28, 1947 in Davenport, Iowa to Robert Edward and Evelyn Lucille Behrens Seddig.  She earned a B.A. in Education from the Unive

Robert Mark McDonald

December 26, 2017

Mark McDonald, age 55, of Fort Worth, Texas passed away unexpectedly while hiking in Davis Mountains State Park on December 26, 2017. This was a meaningful place for Mark as he loved time in God’s creation and created many memories with family memb

Robert E. Klawiter

December 21, 2017

Robert E. "Bob" Klawiter peacefully passed away on Thursday, December 21, 2017 after a tough year-long battle with cancer, surrounded by his family in his Fort Worth home. He was 88. Bob was born on December 10, 1929 in Chicago to John and Helen K

Corey Douglas Echard

December 21, 2017

Corey is the light in his mother’s eye and the strength in his father’s heart. Corey was born Feb. 06, 1984, in Denver, Colorado and grew up around the world, traveling with his family and father who served in the United States Air Force. He gra

Concepcion Rangel

December 20, 2017

Concepción Rangel, 68, passed away Wednesday December 20th, 2017 surrounded by her family. Concepción was born May 8, 1949 in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico, and is the wife of Hilario Rangel Sr.; loving mother of seven children, sons, Hilario

Jeremy Matthew Gaspar

December 16, 2017

Our beloved husband, son, and soon-to-be father, Jeremy Matthew Gaspar, D.O., 32, died Saturday, December 16, 2017 due to injuries suffered when his vehicle was struck by a truck.  The accident also claimed the life of his mother-in-law, Terry Ann H

Edythe Nostrandt Easter Cozart

December 13, 2017

Dede Easter Cozart, 97, died peacefully in her sleep on Wednesday, December 13, 2017. Dede was born in Baltimore, Maryland where she lived until she enlisted as a nurse in the Army Air Corps during WWII, serving throughout the Pacific theatre incl

Thomas Logan Phillips

December 10, 2017

Dr. Thomas Logan Phillips Sr., 90, passed away Sunday, December 10, 2017. Tom was born on January 17, 1927 to Dr. Leo and Ulva Phillips in Fort Worth. He graduated from Arlington Heights High School in 1943, Notre Dame University in 1948 and Baylo

Brian Buehne Williams

December 9, 2017

Brian Buehne Williams, 47, of Garland, died Saturday, December 9, 2017. He will always be remembered as a loving son, brother, and father, and proud United States Marine. The youngest of four children, Brian was born on December 27, 1969, in Okina

Samuel Guerra Solis

December 7, 2017

Samuel Guerra Solis died Thursday, December 7, 2017 at his home in Fort Worth. Samuel was born December 2, 1946 in LaFeria, Texas to Esequiel Solis and Guadalupe Guerra.  He was a loving father and husband. He served 8 years in the US Army and w

Paul Thomas Jones

December 6, 2017

Paul Thomas Jones went to be with the Lord on December 6, 2017. He was born in El Paso, Texas on February 22, 1947 to William and Alice Jones.  He grew up in Dallas, Texas and graduated from Hillcrest High School.  He attended Austin College for

Velma Marie Plaisance Leach

December 6, 2017

Velma Marie Leach, 92,  passed away Wednesday, December 6, 2017. Born in 1924 in Lockport, Louisiana to Marie and Noah Plaisance, Velma was valedictorian of her high school class and went to work in New Orleans where she met her husband, Roy Leac

Raymond Cecil Brown

December 5, 2017

Raymond Brown, Age 84, passed away peacefully, on December 5, 2017 Raymond was born May 27, 1933 in Lexington, KY.  He was a graduate of Lafayette High School, the University of Kentucky and Louisville Presbyterian Seminary.  His university stud