CARL D. YOUNG
Services for Carl D. Young, 72, of Kilgore, are scheduled for 1 p.m. Monday, Feb. 2, at Forest Home Baptist Church, Kilgore, with Revs. Earl Duggins and Jonathan Latham officiating. Burial will be in the Hickory Grove Cemetery, Kilgore, under the direction of Cottle-Pearson Funeral Home, Overton.
Mr. Young died Friday, Jan. 30, 2004 in a Longview hospital. He was born May 13, 1931 in Green Forest, Ark., to the late Archie Thurman and Myrtle Virginia Satterfield Young.
Mr. Young had owned and operated a heavy machinery construction company. He had lived in Kilgore for almost six years and was a member of Forest Home Baptist Church, Kilgore. He was a veteran of the Korean War serving in the Marines.
Survivors include his wife, Belle Young of Kilgore; two sons and one daughter-in-law, Ray and Terri Young and Keith Young, all of Corpus Christi; one daughter and son-in-law, Diana and Roy Collins, Henderson; and seven grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Roy Collins, Dan Collins, Kurt Collins, Trevor Young, Dane Young, and Thomas Young.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home Sunday, Feb. 1, from 2-4 p.m.
CLARENCE RANDLE KRANTZ
Services for Randle Krantz, 72, of Longview will be 2 p.m. Monday, Feb. 2, 2004 at Chandler Street Church of Christ with Chris Vidacovich officiating. Burial will follow in the Overton Cemetery. Mr. Krantz died Thursday, Jan. 29, 2004 in Tyler.
He was born Nov. 28, 1931 in Waxahachie, and his family moved to Overton at an early age. Mr. Krantz was a graduate of Overton High School and attended Kilgore College before serving his country in the Air Force during the Korean Conflict. He was employed at Texas Eastman from 1954 to 1978. Mr. Krantz joined the J Ray Mc Dermott Company where he worked in Dubai, UAE, Mexico and Singapore. He then worked for SONAT before he became an independent oil and gas consultant.
Mr. Krantz was a member of the Chandler Street Church of Christ and the Rocky Mount Masonic Lodge where he was a 32nd degree Mason.
He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Sheron Krantz of Longview; two sons and daughters-in-law, Jerry and Vicky Krantz of Houston and Gary and Kim Krantz of Kilgore; one sister and brother-in-law, Billie and Marcus Carter of Minneapolis, Minn.; four grandchildren, Brittany Krantz of Kilgore, Kristal Krantz of Houston, Lacey Krantz of Kilgore and Cory Krantz of Houston; and several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends at Rader Funeral Home Sunday afternoon between 2 and 4 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to Overton Golf Course, P.O. Box 421, Overton, Texas 75684 or the Chandler Street Church of Christ, 2700 Chandler Street, Kilgore, Texas 75662.
CHRISTOPHER MICHAEL MOSLEY AARON
GLADEWATER — Graveside services for Christopher Michael Mosley Aaron, 9, of Kilgore will be 2 p.m. Monday, Feb. 2004, at Gladewater Memorial Park with the Rev. Weldon Gilbert officiating.
He was born on Nov. 22, 1994 and he died on Thursday, Jan. 29, 2004 as the result of an automobile accident.
He was a third-grade honor student at Kilgore Elementary School, having transferred from Sabine. He was a member of Boys Scout Troop #259, Den 3. He was also a member of Caney Creek Baptist Church.
He is survived by his mother, Chrystal Mosley of Kilgore; father, Charles Raymond Aaron of Kermit; step-father, Adam Joseph Dowmont of Kilgore; step-mother, Lee Beth Aaron of Kermit; sister, Destiny Michelle Mosley of Kilgore; step-brothers, Cavan Dion Dowmont of Longview and Zachary Quinten Wheeler of Canton, Ohio; step-sister, Breeann Taylor of Kermit; grandparents, Ray and Lorri Mosley of Big Sandy, Bill and Rita Russell of Kilgore, Boogie and Barbara Feagin of Longview and Charles Richard Aaron of Lake Proctor; great-grandparents, Thelma Herndon of Big Sandy and Betty Davis of Longview; great-great-grandmother, Addie Mae Brown of Tyler; several aunts and uncles and cousins.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 1, 2004 at Croley Funeral Home in Gladewater.
JOHNNY B. “BUD” WHITAKER
Services for Johnny B. “Bud” Whitaker, 62, of Henderson will be 2 p.m. Saturday, May 21, 2004 at Lakeview Baptist Church, Henderson, with the Rev. Rufus Pollard, Reginald Weatherton and Ronald Fields officiating. Burial will be in Pleasant Hill Cemetery under the direction of Southern Funeral Home, Henderson.
Mr. Whitaker was born April 22, 1942 in Henderson, and he died May 12, 2004 in Georgiana, Ala.
A life-long resident of Henderson, he attended public schools there and was a member of Lakeview Baptist Church. He was employed by R&B Oder in Gladewater.
Mr. Whitaker was preceded in death by his parents, Kermit Whitaker Sr. and Lorine Whitaker; a daughter, Delores Shead; and a brother, Albert James Whitaker.
He is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 35 years, Earthie Whitaker of Henderson; two sons, Johnny B. Whitaker Jr. and wife Temekia of Longview and Timothy Whitaker of Henderson; four daughters, Denice Baah and husband Joe, Marcie Jean Finkley and husband Mack, Regina Shead and husband Larry, all of Longview, and Jacquline Whitaker of Henderson; three sisters, Mary Mouton and Edith Pimpleton, both of Los Angeles, Calif., and Ella Mae Gandy and husband Roland of Pacoima, Calif.; three brothers, John T. Whitaker and wife Nancy of Canoga Park, Calif.; 12 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Pallbearers will be Johnny Whitaker Jr., Roland Gandy Jr., Antonio Chisholm, Edward J. Mouton, Odell Pollard, J.B. Freeney, Mack Kelly and Mack O. Finkley. Honorary pallbearers will be John T. Whitaker, Kermit Whitaker Jr., Terry Whitaker, Roland Gandy Sr., Tommy Strong and Bernard Linthecome.
Services for Etta Ostine Campbell, 77, of Kilgore were 10 a.m. Thursday, May 20, 2004 at the Hickory Grove Baptist Church with the Rev. Freeman Pierce officiating. Burial was in the Hickory Grove Cemetery. Mrs. Campbell died Monday, May 17, in Kilgore.
Pallbearers were Alton Walker, Buddy Walker, Charles Broadwater, Kenneth Alston, Hugh Sparkman and Phillip Colley.
She was born Feb. 13, 2004 in Center. Affectionately known as “Granny” to her family and friends, Mrs. Campbell was a loving and caring wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother whose legacy includes the memory of her time as a devoted caregiver to her ailing husband. She loved her family and her church, blessing all who knew her with her quick wit and creative talents as a skilled seamstress and wonderful cook. She took great joy in simple pleasures, tending her flowers and in times past, spending her leisure time on the lake catching crappie and bass.
Mrs. Campbell is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Sondra and David Spinks of Kilgore; son, Dan Campbell of Cedar Hill; two sisters, Bobbie Ryals of Woodville and Nancy Glasgow of Haughton, La.; two grandchildren, Chris and Gail Spinks of Pasadena, Calif., and Brad and Ashley Spinks of Canyon Lake; a great-granddaughter; and numerous nieces, nephews and other loving family.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Campbell.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Hickory Grove Baptist Church.
ANN MARRS DANIELS
Services for Ann Marrs Daniels, 83, of Longview, wife of the late Z.T. Daniels, will be 10 a.m. Friday, July 2, 2004 at the Lakeview Cemetery Mausoleum with the Rev. Dwayne Beaty officiating. Interment will be in Lakeview Memorial Gardens. Rader Funeral Home, Longview, is in charge of services.
Mrs. Daniels died Monday evening at her residence.
Born in Olden, Texas, Nov. 26, 1920 to Starlin and Ann Marrs, she graduated from North Texas State University and was a substitute teacher for 20 years.
She was a pink lady at Good Shepherd Hospital Emergency Room for six years. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Longview and the American Legion Post 63 Auxiliary, Franklin, La.
Mrs. Daniels is survived by a son, Z.T. Daniels II of Atlanta, Ga.; a daughter, Ellen D. (Len) Wooley of Longview; grandchildren, Genealen M. Wooley Johnson of Dallas, Tynessa D. Dacus of Jonesboro, Ga., Jason Daniels and Shelley White of East Point, Ga.; Julie D. Johns of Charlotte, N.C.; cousins, Mr. and Mrs. Richard Granbery of Houston, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Trueheart of Norman, Okla., Mr. and Mrs. Paul E. Granbery of Cave Creek, Ariz., Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Howell of Carmichael, Calif., Fredrick Weinzeral of Riverside, Texas, Mr. and Mrs. Alfred Weinzeral of Harper; and all of their extended families.
Family requests no flowers but asks memorials to the Cancer Society, Arthritis Foundation, Lung Association or Millie’s Ministries (315 Eden Dr., Apt. 41, Longview, TX 75605).
Funeral services for Leora Garrett, 80, of Dallas will be 1 p.m. Friday, July 2, at Mt. Rose Church, 830 S. Buckner, Dallas. A wake will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday, July 1, at Mt. Rose Church.
Mrs. Garrett was born Feb. 27, 1924 in Kaufman, raised in Overton and later moved to Dallas in 1961. She was a member of Mt. Rose Church. She departed this life June 29, 2004.
She was preceded in death by her father, Fred Garrett; mother, Eva Garrett; sons, Roger, Roy Lee and Charles; brothers, Fred Jr., Willie, James, Bobby D., Robert and Albert Lee; granddaughter, Shakimi EraSha; and a great-granddaughter.
Those left to cherish the memories are sons, Jimmy, Vertis, Emmett and Rickey; daughters, Laverne (Ron) and Atha Lee; two stepchildren, Travis and Lois Duncan; sisters, Jaunita, Etta Mae, Johnnie and Linda; brothers, Isiah, Carl, Freddie and Larry; 33 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.
JACK P. PATTON
Services for Jack P. Patton, 76, of Kilgore will be 2 p.m. Friday, July 2, 2004 at the Rader Funeral Home Chapel with the Revs. Robert and Pam Besser officiating. Burial will follow in Lee Cemetery in Winnsboro. Mr. Patton passed away Tuesday, June 29, at his home in Kilgore.
Mr. Patton was born Oct. 10, 1927 in Lockhart to the late James and Dolores Patton. He was a member of the St. Luke’s United Methodist Church. Mr. Patton was retired from Mobil Oil where he worked as a supervisor for nearly 40 years. After retirement he worked with his brother at Patton Corporation. He also served in the United States Army where he was stationed in Japan.
His parents, five brothers and three sisters precede Mr. Patton in death.
He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Vivian Patton of Kilgore; son and daughter-in-law, John Robert and Donna Patton of Odessa; daughter, Sallie Patton Hamilton of Azle; granddaughter, Victoria Hamilton of Azle; sister, Anna Belle Collins of Houston; brother, Allen Patton of Luling; as well as numerous nieces, nephews and other loving family and friends.
Memorials can be made to the St. Luke’s United Methodist Church, 401 E. Main, Kilgore, TX 75662.
The Patton family will receive friends Thursday, July 1, 2004 from 6 until 7:30 in the evening at Rader Funeral Home of Kilgore.
T. MILDRED PATTERSON
Services for T. Mildred Patterson, 82, of Kilgore will be 2 p.m. Saturday, July 3, 2004 in the Rader Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Roy Hardin officiating. Burial will follow at the Kilgore Memorial Gardens under the direction of Rader Funeral Home in Kilgore. Mrs. Patterson passed away Tuesday, June 29, in Longview.
She was born Oct. 11, 1921 in Belton to the late Jim and Mattie Prewitt. Mrs. Patterson was a devoted homemaker, wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She also worked for many years as a seamstress for Nardis in Kilgore. Mrs. Patterson was a member of the Full Gospel Assembly Church.
She is survived by her husband, Richard Patterson of Kilgore; six children, Wayne Patterson of Kilgore, David Patterson of East Mountain, Patricia Siddick of Kilgore, Nelda Moore of Kilgore, Roger Patterson of Kilgore and Donald Patterson of Harmony; 21 grandchildren; 42 great-grandchildren; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and other loving family.
Two sisters and two brothers precede Mrs. Patterson in death.
The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. on Friday, July 2, at the Rader Funeral Home in Kilgore.
JOSEPH COLIN LOLLIE
Joseph Colin Lollie, 78, of Wylie was born October 11, 1925 in Detroit, Michigan and passed away peacefully following a stroke on September 10, 2004. He served his country proudly as a Marine in 1942 at the young age of 17. He ran a Radio Sales and Service in Sioux Falls, South Dakota and then a Television Sales and Service in Adrian, Michigan. He retired from Teledyne Industries in Garland, Texas and Electrospace.
He is survived by 4 daughters and sons in laws, Cathy and Grover Thomas from Chicago, ILL; JoAnne and Keith Southard from Houston, Texas; Janet and Pete Pope from Denton, Texas; and Susan and Jim Beaurline from Garland, Texas. Grandchildren Andrea, Avery, Grover Jr., Jeremy, Jordan, Kimberly, Kristin, Larson, Madison, Matthew and Teri; Great Grandchildren, Corbin, Jaden, Kaitlin, Kylie and Landon; Sisters Colleen Barylski and Marie Stabley; and Stepfather Clarence Hornbaker.
Funeral Services will be held September 14, 2004 at 2 pm at Rader Funeral Home in Kilgore with the Reverend Don Beebe officiating. Burial will follow in the Danville Cemetery.
The family will receive friends before the services from twelve noon until two o’clock p.m at the funeral home.
Graveside services for Marjorie Riddle, 88, of Kilgore will be held at two o’clock in the afternoon on Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2004 at Elmwood Memorial Park in Abilene with Mr. Chris Vidacovich officiating. Mrs. Riddle passed away on Monday, Sept. 13, 2004 in Kilgore.
Mrs. Riddle was born in Christoval on Nov. 27, 1915 to Henry and Myrta Hays. She was a member of the Chandler Street Church of Christ. Mrs. Riddle was a retired schoolteacher. She was also a member of the Eastern Star for 60 years.
Mrs. Riddle is survived by two nieces, Sharon and husband David Middaugh of Kilgore and Marjorie Davis of Kilgore; one nephew, Paul and wife Ingrid Nelson of Germany; special friends, Manuel and Littie Saldivar and Revel Sanders; sitter and caregiver, Cynthia Wallace; as well as numerous great nieces and nephews and great-great nieces and nephews and many loving friends.
Her husband, M.C. Riddle who passed away in 1988, precedes her in death.