Obituaries

Alexis "Lexi" White

May 18, 2020

Alexis “Lexi” White passed away on May 18th, 2020 surrounded by love and family after a year long battle with a brain tumor. Lexi was born January 19, 2000, in Farmington, New Mexico to parents Kimberly and Jeffrey White. She is the youngest o

James Edward Smith

May 16, 2020

James Edward Smith passed away Saturday May 16, 2020. Memorials: In lieu of flowers, the family requests that a donation be made in James’ name to a local food bank, or other charity. James was born June 27, 1940, in Abilene, Texas to Ed and

Virginia Aaron Fazzio

May 16, 2020

Virginia Aaron Fazzio went to be with the Lord on May 16, 2020. Passing peacefully in her sleep, she joined her beloved husband of 74 years, who passed away last year. Virginia was born May 25, 1924, in Athens, Texas. She moved to Russellville

Mary Frances Butler

May 17, 2020

Mary Frances Butler, 78, passed away May 17, 2020, at her home in Fort Worth. Mary was born in Paris Texas to Finis White and Myrta Veda Fuller White Shiver on November 25, 1941. Mary graduated from Hillcrest Nursing School in Tulsa, Oklahoma

Eddye Ruth Celeste Greene Anderson Williams

May 12, 2020

Eddye Ruth Celeste Greene Anderson Williams died peacefully after a very brief illness on Tuesday, May 12, 2020. Eddye Ruth was born April 27, 1932 in Shreveport, LA as first child to Edgar Hartsell Greene (Pete) and Hilda Mae Riley Andrews Greene

Bitha Christine Baker Uptmore

May 6, 2020

Weatherford, Bitha Christine “Chris” Baker Uptmore, 86, loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, went to the Lord at home surrounded by family, Wednesday, May 6, 2020. Chris was born May 14, 1933 to Johnnie Mae and Othor R. B

Jean Gilday

May 4, 2020

On the afternoon of May 4, 2020, Jean Frances Gilday passed away after a long illness with Alzheimer’s Disease. Born in Williamsville, New York to Albert and Albertine Zimmerman, Jean moved to Fort Worth with her husband, John, in 1951. Jean was

Vivienne Boswell Williams

April 28, 2020

Vivienne Boswell Williams, passed away Tuesday, April 28, 2020. When Vivienne Boswell Williams was a little girl growing up in Ft. Worth, Texas, her playmate Martha Ryan Smith once named one of her favorite cows after her in a true sign of old Ft.

Jennie Wren Strange Parr

April 22, 2020

Jennie Wren Strange was born on November 25, 1934 and raised in the tiny town of Walnut Springs, TX. Shortly after graduating from high school, she moved to Fort Worth. She got a job at a local oil company and lived in a boarding house for young wome

Wilbourn (Bill) Franklin Mayo

April 12, 2020

Bill Mayo passed away due to natural causes on Easter Sunday April 12, 2020. Except for a short period in Houston, Bill was born and then lived all of his 68 years in Fort Worth, actively involved in his church community and working full-time right u

Billy Jack Pemberton

April 25, 2020

Billy Jack Pemberton, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family, on Saturday, April 25, 2020. Bill was born on August 11, 1927 to the late Isaac and Polley Pemberton. He was preceded in death by his brother Ike. Bill was a lifelong resident

Carolyn Garrick Coggin

April 21, 2020

Carolyn Garrick Coggin, passed away on Tuesday, April 21, 2020. Carolyn was born December 16, 1921 in Thomasville, Alabama, the oldest of three children of Ruth Naomi and William Leonard Garrick. Carolyn was energetic and vivacious, “the life of

Gayle Boswell Gordon

April 20, 2020

Gayle Boswell Gordon peacefully passed away surrounded by her children on Monday, April 20th from complications of Parkinson’s disease. Gayle was born on July 1, 1943 to the late Josephine and Lorin Boswell. She was preceded in death by her lovi

Jennifer Ann Turner Corbett

April 17, 2020

Jennifer Ann Turner Corbett (b. December 2, 1959), a lover of life, passed away surrounded by family on April 17, 2020. A giant at 5’2”, Jennifer had the uncanny ability to breathe life into all that surrounded her. Her sensitive touch with na

Rosemary Burton

April 20, 2020

Rosemary was born in Mansfield, Louisiana on November 16, 1925, to William Henry and Fern Bailey Elliott. She graduated from Mansfield High School and then from LSU with a BS with majors in speech, theatre, and French from the College of Education.

Jean Harris Bristol Smith

April 20, 2020

Jean Harris Bristol Smith lost her battle with Alzheimer’s on April 20, 2020. Throughout her life, Jean was known for her grace, kindness, and always believing in the goodness of people. Her positive and upbeat approach in dealing with life was

Dr. Patricia Ann Dalton

April 3, 2020

Dr. Patricia Ann Dalton passed away peacefully in the presence of those she loved on Friday, April 3, 2020. She will forever be remembered as a loving friend, sister, and aunt with a tenacity for business. Born in Fort Worth to Garland Otis Dalton

Luella Marion Curran Shaw

March 26, 2020

Luella Marion Curran Shaw, 83, passed away Thursday, March 26, 2020. Luella was born July 6, 1936 in San Diego, California, the daughter of James and Hattie (Fischer) Curran. She was a member of Wedgwood Baptist Church and worked for the US Arm

Patricia Lucille Kernan Davidson

March 26, 2020

Patricia Lucille Kernan Davidson, 91, reunited with her husband Bill on Thursday, March 26, 2020. Patty Davidson was born Patricia Kernan in Dayton, Ohio, to her parents Catherine Lucille Duffy Kernan and John Emmett Kernan. A lifelong devout Cath

Raymond Kelly

March 20, 2020

Raymond Kelly, 84, passed away on Friday, March 20, 2020. Ray was born October 26, 1935 in Wichita, Kansas, the son of Thomas Edward and Claudyne Kelly.  He owned and operated Miracle Ear Hearing Center in Fort Worth for many years. He is surv

Dr. William Knox Gordon III

March 18, 2020

Dr. William Knox “Bill” Gordon III, died peacefully in the hospital in the early morning hours of March 18, 2020. The oldest child and only son of W. K. Gordon Jr. and Anna Melissa “Chissa“ Gordon, Bill was born on  August 16, 1943  in F

Thomas Francis Foley Jr.

March 16, 2020

Thomas F. Foley Jr., 79, passed away Monday, March 16, 2020. Tom was born November 4, 1940 in Bayonne, NJ, the son of Thomas F. and Alice (Smith) Foley Sr.  He served in the US Army in Vietnam before his career of 45 years as a carrier with the U

James Robert Ramsey

March 13, 2020

James Robert Ramsey, 77, passed away peacefully in his home on March 13, 2020. James was born March 5, 1943 in Freeport, Texas to George and Lillian Ramsey. He moved to Fort Worth in 1946 and has been a resident since then. He was a draftsman for

James Anthony (Jim) Schutz

March 11, 2020

NOTICE:  Due to the current situation, the VISITATION, ROSARY and MASS are POSTPONED until a future date. The interment at the Dallas Fort Worth National Cemetery will proceed as scheduled at 2:15 p.m. Wednesday.   James Anthony “Ji

Ann Gallagher LaPosta

March 9, 2020

Ann Gallagher LaPosta passed away peacefully on March 9, 2020. Ann was born January 15, 1938 in Leominster, MA to the late Francis and Marie Gallagher. She was educated by the Sisters of Presentation at St Leo's Elementary School in Leominster and