Obituaries

Susan K. Keithley

April 20, 2021

Susan K. Keithley, a retired Educational Diagnostician for the HEB ISD, passed away Tuesday, April 20, 2021. She was born April 29, 1945 in Dodge City, Kansas, the daughter of Edith and Frank Buehne, who preceded her in death. She was preceded in de...

Warren J. Brignac

April 19, 2021

Warren Joseph Brignac died peacefully on Monday, April 19, 2021, at the age of 98. He was born in 1923 in French Settlement, Louisiana, and graduated from French Settlement High School. Warren then earned a Mechanical Engineering degree from LSU . ...

Paul Ray Gentry

April 17, 2021

Paul Ray Gentry, 94, passed away April 17, 2021. Paul was born August 7, 1926 in Anson, Texas, the son of Sidney and Annie (Hoffman) Gentry. He loved traveling and woodworking and was an avid sports watcher. He was preceded in death by his pare...

Joseph Edwin Hardgrove

April 9, 2021

Joseph Edwin Hardgrove was born May 13, 1933 in Fort Worth and passed peacefully at home on April 9, 2021, surrounded by his wife and six children. The son of Letha and Truett Hardgrove, Joe grew up in Burleson and attended Burleson schools. In th...

James Lawson Penny

April 10, 2021

James Lawson Penny “Lawson” passed away on April 10, 2021, at the age of 31. Lawson was born in Fort Worth, Texas, on December 1, 1989. He attended Trinity Valley School, The University of Texas at Arlington, and the University of Texas at ...

Lucy Glenn Jackson Darden

April 9, 2021

Lucy Glenn Jackson Darden, 90, died April 9, 2021, having lived a wonderful life. Lucy was born in Odessa, Texas, on October 30, 1930, the daughter of Jewell and Thomas Glenn Jackson. Her parents, husband Frank, sisters Danny Francis and Maxine, an...

Grace Beatrice Rooney

April 5, 2021

Grace Beatrice Rooney, 100, completed her earthly mission and was welcomed into heaven to receive her final reward on April 5, 2021, a scant 83 days short of her 101st birthday. A diminutive four feet, ten inches, Gracie’s physical stature was...

Lina Lea Lusk Allen

February 14, 2021

Lina Lea Lusk Allen, age 90, a retired teacher, went to be with our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on February 14, 2021, and heard the words, “Well done, good and faithful servant.” Lina was born in Houston on December 26, 1930, to Richard Edwa...

Carol Elaine Cooper Baker

February 14, 2021

Carol Elaine Cooper Baker was born May 10, 1961 to Bobbie and Cecil Cooper in Fort Worth, Texas. She married Carl Baker December 23, 1999. Her brother immediately began calling his baby sister “Sweet”. A name that traveled with her through high...

Brayden Peyton Ortiz

April 4, 2021

Brayden Peyton Ortiz followed our lord to heaven on Easter Sunday April 4th, 2021 at the young age of four. Born December 7th, 2016 and raised in Fort Worth, Texas, he is survived by his loving parents, Edgar and Julie Ortiz; older sister and best fr...

Gloria Juanita Colunga Medina

April 3, 2021

Gloria J. Medina, daughter of Amparo and Alberto Colunga, born April 15,1932 in Galveston, TX, entered into eternal glory on April 3, 2021 at the age of 88. She married her high school sweetheart, Daniel Medina Jr., on September 5, 1953. They had thr...

Helen Beatrice (Bea) Knopp Talbot

April 1, 2021

Helen Beatrice “Bea” Knopp Talbot, age 100, passed away peacefully April 1, 2021. She was born March 2, 1921 in her home in San Antonio, TX to Edwin and Annie Knopp. Bea grew up in San Antonio and met Ralph Dobrusky in 1940. They were married ...

Lisa Graffigna Kilpatrick

March 28, 2021

Lisa Kilpatrick, a devoted wife, died peacefully on March 28, 2021. Lisa was born April 1, 1961 in St. Louis, MO, the daughter of Vic and Mary Ann Graffigna. Lisa loved to cook, garden and decorate for every holiday. She battled cancer for over...

Janice Leah Breitenstine

March 27, 2021

Janice Leah Breitenstine, 74, of Fort Worth, TX passed away Saturday March 27, 2021. Janice was born to Curtis and Betty Beaber in Clinton, Ohio on January 26, 1947. Janice graduated from Northwest Highschool, majored in music education at Capital...

Betty Jo Horton Pate

March 26, 2021

Betty Jo Horton Pate, 94, passed away peacefully in her home Friday morning on March 26, 2021 shortly after visits with her family and telephone calls from relatives and friends in other states. Betty Jo was born July 1, 1926 to Ethel Nicholson H...

Robert William (Bobby) Brown

March 25, 2021

Robert William "Bobby" Brown, 96, passed away on Thursday, March 25, 2021. Dr. Bobby Brown was born on October 25, 1924 in Seattle, WA to William and Myrtle Brown. He proudly served during the Korean War in a MASH Unit. He played on four World ...

Betty Harpole Hyman

March 24, 2021

Betty Harpole Hyman of San Antonio, Texas, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 24th 2021, surrounded by her loving family. She was 82 years old. Betty was a devoted mother, grandmother, great grandmother, and sister. She was also the wife of t...

Jackie Lee Bibbs

March 23, 2021

Jack Bibbs of Fort Worth, went to his eternal rest on March 23rd, 2021, peacefully, while watching his favorite sports on TV. Jack was born on June 12th, 1948, in Temple, Texas. The youngest of the 4 brothers and 1 sister, born to Cleo Bibbs and An...

Ernestine Crutchfield Nichols

March 21, 2021

Ernestine “Teeny” Nichols, 95, left this world and lives her new life with Christ. A faithful mon, grandmother, great-grandmother, aunt and friend to many, she lived her life with kindness, patience and in service to others. Teeny was a member...

Elpida (Elpis) Bakintas Peters

March 21, 2021

Elpida (Elpis) Bakintas Peters passed away March 21, 2021 at age 84 with family and friends by her side. She was born December 15, 1936 in Iraklion, Crete, Greece to Malama and Konstantine Bakintas. Elpis was one of six children. She is survived b...

Errol William Schmeits

March 16, 2021

Errol William Schmeits passed away at home on Tuesday, March 16, 2021. Born on March 28, 1940, to Bill and Ellen Schmeits in Burwell, Nebraska and was raised on a farming ranch just outside of Erickson. He never shied from hard work and was physi...

Dorothy May Lipscomb

March 13, 2021

Dorothy May Lipscomb lived almost 102 years and what a life she had! She was born in Mansfield, Ohio on May 23, 1919, and passed away on Saturday, March 13, 2021. Her father, Frank Klohs, was an engineer with the Ohio Brass Company and worked his w...

Mary Ann Clavin Graffigna

March 11, 2021

Mary Ann Graffigna, a devoted mother and grandmother, died peacefully on Thursday, March 11, 2021. Mary Ann was born May 11, 1940 in Marshall, Missouri, the daughter of Leo and Daphne Clavin. She attended Incarnate Word Academy in St. Louis, MO ...

Addie Lee Guinn

March 9, 2021

Addie Lee Guinn, 95, passed away on Tuesday, March 9, 2021. Addie was born on July 11, 1925 in Runge, TX to Lucille and Theodore Little. She met the love of her life Edward Guinn while in Nursing School at Prairie View A & M. After they married, s...

Sr. Mary Elaine (Margaret Anne) Breen

March 8, 2021

Margaret Anne Breen was the second oldest of six children. Her father, Robert Anthony Breen, was born in Fort Worth and after working for an oil company in Indiana, returned here and opened a grocery store near downtown. This was destroyed in the fam...