Obituaries

Richard W. Chowning

July 10, 2020

Richard Chowning left our earthly presence to join the Saints on July 10, 2020. He was a courageous gentle man dedicated to faith, family, friends, and community. Richard Wofford Chowning grew up in Fort Worth with parents, Mary Wofford and Joseph...

Lura Beth Withers

June 14, 2021

Lura Beth Withers, TCU Class of ’49, died on June 14, 2021. She was born March 4, 1929 in Fort Worth to Otis and Kate Braswell Withers. She spent as much time as she could travelling the world, first as an employee of the Foreign Service of the Dep...

Anne Marie Murphey

June 7, 2021

Anne Marie Murphey, 68, passed away on Monday, June 7, 2021. Anne was born in the U.S. Army Hospital at Frankfurt, Germany. As the daughter of a career Army officer, she had many adventures including living on Okinawa and at Fort Riley, Kansas. S...

William (Bill) Fredrick Reeves

June 2, 2021

[caption id="attachment_1165" align="alignnone" width="150"] [/caption]William "Bill" Fredrick Reeves, died Wednesday, June 2, 2021 on the anniversary of his grandmother's birthday. Bill was born October 11, 1928 at his grandparent's farm in Johns...

Margaret Jean Hobart

June 1, 2021

Margaret Jean Hobart, lovingly known as Peg, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, June 1, 2021 in Southlake, Texas. Peg was born on May 19, 1934. She was predeceased by her mother and father, Marion and Arthur Hobart. Peg graduated from Arlingt...

Grace Elizabeth Halbert Burr

May 31, 2021

Grace Elizabeth Halbert Burr passed peacefully into the arms of her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on May 31, 2021, two weeks after her 100th birthday. Grace was born on May 13, 1921 in Chicago, IL to Gladys and Jay C. Halbert. She grew up in F...

Valena Dell Massingill

May 29, 2021

Valena Dell Massingill, 68, went to be with the Lord on Saturday, May 29, 2021. Valena was born on June 5, 1952 to L.G. and Mildred Brown Akins. On December 4, 1970, she married the love of her life, Jimmy. For 30 years she worked at the Bank of C...

Annie Elizabeth Wilson Bass

May 27, 2021

Annie Elizabeth Wilson Bass passed away peacefully on May 27, 2021, at the age of 96. Ann was predeceased by her parents, Wright and Pearl Wilson, husband Dr. James E. Bass, son, Kenneth E. Bass, sister, Patsy Wilson, brothers, Dale Wilson and J...

Doug Ann Newsom

May 24, 2021

Doug Newsom was born in Dallas, TX to J.D. and Ruby Grace Johnson. She graduated from high school as the age of 16 and went on to receive two Bachelor degrees one in Journalism, cum laude, and one in Fine Arts, summa cum laude, a Masters in Journalis...

Marie O'Donnell

May 24, 2021

Marie O’Donnell passed away peacefully at Heart to Heart Hospice on Monday, May 24, at the age of 83 and went to be with her Lord and beloved husband, Raymond. Born in the Bronx in 1937, Marie was the youngest of Leonardo and Carmela Cammalleri‘s...

John Anthony Jacobi

May 22, 2021

Dr. John Anthony Jacobi passed away at his home, surrounded by his family on Saturday, May 22, 2021. John was born in Fort Worth on December 30, 1956 to Patrick and Peggy Jacobi. He attended Saint Andrew Catholic School, and graduated from Nolan C...

Fr. David L. Bristow

May 22, 2021

Fr. David Lester Bristow, Pastor Emeritus of St. Mary of the Assumption Catholic Church, passed away Saturday, May 22, 2021. Fr. Bristow was the youngest of five children born to Lester J. and Thyra Aurelia Bristow, three of whom lived to maturit...

Diane Stavens

May 20, 2021

Diane Stavens passed away Thursday, May 20, 2021. ...

Anita Jeanette Anderson Franko

May 15, 2021

Anita Jeanette Anderson Franko, wonderful wife and mother, lost her battle with metastatic breast cancer on Saturday May 15, 2021, at the age of 66. Anita was born June 11th, 1954 in Amarillo, Texas to Olive Christina Hawton and Jimmy Carl Anders...

Clark Whiting

May 11, 2021

Clark Whiting, a beloved father, gifted educator, and widely known as the best grandpa in the world, passed away on May 11, 2021. Born in Amy, Kansas on June 1, 1926 to Lyda and Ira Whiting, he learned to love school at an early age and became a ...

Jack Haddon Coldiron

May 9, 2021

Long time educator Jack Haddon Coldiron died May 9, 2021 at his home. Jack was born on May 30, 1926 in Kingsport, Tennessee to George and Ollie Coldiron. His father was a Baptist Minister and owned a grocery store in Kingsport. Jack attended D...

Mary Thomson Gault Gladden

May 9, 2021

Mary Thomson Gault Gladden passed away Sunday, May 9, 2021. Mary was born July 28, 1963 in Austin, Texas, the daughter of Ross Thomson Gault and Mitzi McDonald. She graduated from Dubuque High School. Mary had the most generous and kind heart...

Margaret Helen Farlow

May 7, 2021

Margaret Helen Farlow, lovingly known as Pegi, passed away on May 7, 2021 at the age of 88. She was a beloved daughter, sister, aunt, great-aunt, and friend. Pegi was dearly loved by her family, and her tenacious spirit, witty sense of humor, and lov...

Katherine Camp (Kaye) Buck McDermott

May 6, 2021

Katherine Camp (Kaye) Buck McDermott, died Thursday, May 6, 2021. Kaye was born September 3, 1937 to Raymond Elliott and Katherine Camp Buck and grew up on Buck Oaks Farm, then known as the “Texas White House” in a flurry of political activit...

Mary Evelyn Barron

May 7, 2021

Mary Evelyn Barron, 93, passed away on Friday, May 7, 2021. Mary was born on October 11, 1927 in Fort Worth to Catherine and Frank Smith. She has been a member of St. Andrew Catholic Church since 1965. Mary loved dancing and taught dance and was a...

Abel Moreno Sr.

April 30, 2021

Abel Moreno Sr., 76, passed away on Friday, April 30, 2021. Abel was born September 25, 1944 in Eagle Pass, Texas, the son of Pilar and Beatrice (Mata) Moreno. He served in the US Army and Army Reserves and retired as a Sergeant First Class. ...

Vernon Louis Langlinais

April 26, 2021

Vernon was born November 2, 1926 in Lafayette, Louisiana. He died April 26, 2021 in Fort Worth, Texas at the age of 94. Vernon attended Cathedral High School in Lafayette, LA, where he graduated as Valedictorian, and received the prestigious American...

Kent Standish Henning

April 26, 2021

Kent Henning, 83, passed away April 26, 2021. Kent was born in St. Paul, Minnesota on November 14, 1937, to The Reverend Donald Henning and Mary Standish Henning. He graduated from The University of the South at Sewanee, Tennessee where he subse...

Melissa Lynn Reese

April 26, 2021

Our beloved sister Melissa Lynn Reese went to be with her Lord on April 26, 2021. She is survived by her father Albert B. Reese III; sister, Juliana Reese Stevenson; brother, Stephen Craig Reese; sister in law, Tonya Reese; niece, Katelyn Steve...

Charles Jerry (Chuck) Botik

April 25, 2021

Charles “Chuck” Jerry Botik Jr., age 80, died on Sunday, April 25, 2021. Chuck was born in Fort Worth on December 13, 1940 to Charles and Gertrude Botik. He joined the Marines right after graduation and served for 6 years. Chuck worked as a ...