Janie Carol Barnhart Woolley
Services for Janie Carol Barnhart Woolley, 51, of Kilgore will be two p.m., Tuesday, July 15, 2003 at the St. Luke’s United Methodist Church with the Reverend Robert Besser officiating, Burial will follow in the Danville Cemetery. Mrs. Woolley died Saturday morning at her home in Kilgore.
She was born July 3, 1952 in Kilgore, Texas. Janie was a graduate of Kilgore High School and attended Kilgore College. She was a member of St. Luke’s United Methodist Church. Mrs. Woolley was a loving wife and mother who took pleasure in volunteering for her children in the Kilgore Boys Baseball Association, the Kilgore Football Booster Club and she was a life member of P.T.A. She loved people and had many friends in our community that she enjoyed visiting with. Janie was the Secretary / Treasurer of Woolley Fishing Tools.
Mrs. Woolley is survived by her husband, Dan Woolley of Kilgore, a daughter and son-in-law, Johnna Kae and Timothy Young of White Oak, Texas; a son, J. Woolley of Nacogdoches; her mother, Mary Barnhart of Kilgore; a sister, Charlotte Dunaway of Kilgore; two brothers and a sister-in-law, Bruce Barnhart of Kilgore, Wes and Marcia Barnhart of Kilgore; several nieces, nephews and a great niece.
She was preceded in death by her father, Delma Barnhart.
The family will receive friends at Rader Funeral Home Monday evening between six and seven-thirty p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Luke’s United Methodist Church or the American Heart Association.
Memorial services for Mr. Bill Green, 63, of Sabine will be held 2:00 p.m. Saturday, July 19, 2003 at Forest Home Baptist in Kilgore with the Reverend Earl W. “Buddy” Duggins officiating. Mr. Green died Wednesday, July 16, 2003 at his home.
Mr. Green was born September 29, 1939 in Kilgore, Texas to his parents Virgil and Reba Green. He was a member of the Forest Home Baptist Church. Mr. Green was the owner operator of Green’s Machine Shop. He graduated from Sabine High School. Mr. Green was a Class A Machinist and specialized in oilfield crankshafts. He was a very giving person and would help anyone in need. Mr. Green never met a stranger and will be missed by all who knew him.
He is survived by two daughters Elizabeth and Kevin Tilden of Good Springs and Amanda and Howard Walker of Mabank; one son William and Becky Green of Sabine; Mother Reba Cunningham of Overton; granddaughter Kaitlyn Green of Sabine; two brothers William L. Green of Los Angeles, CA and Pat Cunningham of Oklahoma City; sister Jean Blackwell of Arp; sister-in-law Wanda Bosmans of Kilgore; niece Carla Bosmans of Arlington.
His wife Donnie Sue Green precedes Mr. Green in death.
The family requests that memorials be made to Hospice of Longview or charity of choice.
The Green family will receive friends at Rader Funeral Home Friday evening between 7:00 and 9:00 p.m.
Ronald "Bodie" Reagan
Graveside services for Ronald “Bodie” Reagan, 53, of Kilgore will be ten a.m. Wednesday, July 23, 2003 at the Hickory Grove Cemetery with Reverend Buddy Duggins officiating. Mr. Reagan died Sunday, July 20, 2003 in Kilgore.
Mr. Reagan was born in Dumas, Arkansas on August 8, 1949 to Louis Franklin and Lilly May Reagan. He lived in Kilgore since 1965 and was a member of the Forest Home Baptist Church. He worked for East Texas Lumber and enjoyed fishing and hunting, Mr. Reagan is preceded in death by his parents Louis Franklin and Lilly May Reagan.
Mr. Reagan is survived by his sisters Gale Watkins of Tatum, Peggy Baker of Pearland, Texas, Judy Bean of Kilgore, Nancy Reed of Tyler; brothers Michael Reagan of Longview, Robert Reagan of Kilgore, Tommy Reagan of Kilgore, Clifford Reagan of Henderson, Bill Reagan of Benton, Arkansas, Jeffery Reagan of Kilgore, Larry Reagan of Kilgore, Greg Reagan of Kilgore; many nieces and nephews.
Charlie Robert Gunn
Services for Mr. Charlie Robert Gunn, 74, of Kilgore will be held at two o’clock p.m., Wednesday, July 23, 2003 in the Chapel at Rader Funeral Home with the Reverends Glen Barton and B.R. Arden officiating. Burial will follow in the Kilgore Memorial Gardens. Mr. Gunn passed away on Sunday, July 20, 2003 at his home in Kilgore.
He was born October 3, 1928 in Kilgore, Texas, the son of the late Lewis and Ruby Stelle Camp Gunn. He was a member of the Calvary Pentecostal Church. Mr. Gunn was a 32nd degree Mason and a Shriner and member of the Danville Masonic Lodge number 101. Mr. Gunn was a retired meat cutter for the Safeway Grocery Store.
A son, Joe Eddie Gunn, preceded him in death.
Survivors include his wife of 54 years, Lucille Dishman Gunn; one daughter and a son-in-law Jean Ann and Charles McKinley of Houston; two sons and two daughters-in-law Robert Dennis and Kim Gunn of Longview, and Phillip and Wanda Gunn of West Monroe, LA; two sisters Georgia Lohr of Kilgore and Naomi Knight of Duncanville; four grandchildren Kristi Perry of Houston, Joey Gunn of Kilgore, and Hailey and Trey Gunn both of Longview; as well as several nieces and nephews and many loving friends.
The family will receive friends Tuesday evening from 7:00 until 8:30 p.m. at Rader Funeral Home.
Memorial donations may be made to the Longview Cancer Center or Greater Hospice of Texas.
Graveside services for James Curtright, 59, of Kilgore will be Two O’clock in the afternoon, Thursday, July 24, 2003 at the Danville Cemetery with the Reverend David Hampton officiating. Mr. Curtright died Monday at his home in Kilgore.
Mr. Curtright was born in August 2, 1943 in Carlsbad, New Mexico son of the late Ed and Jewel Curtright. He worked as a truck driver for many years and was a member of the Teamsters. Mr. Curtright was a veteran of the Vietnam War serving in the United States Army.
He is survived by his wife of 39 years, Regina Curtright of Kilgore; two sons, Steve Curtright of Grants, NM. and Joe Curtright of Norman, OK; daughter Denise Henderson of Kilgore; two brothers, R.L. Curtright of Kelly, LA. and Emmanuel Lee Curtright of Gainsville, TX.; two sisters, Darlene Montgomery of Merritt, TX. and Judy Waldren of California; three grandchildren, Cody and Casey Curtright and Jessica Cartright; several nieces and nephews.
Roy Louis Reiland
A mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated for Mr. Roy Louis Reiland, Jr., 80, of Kilgore at 11:00 a.m., Monday July 28, 2003 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Longview. The family will receive friend at the funeral home Sunday, July 27, 2003 from 6 :00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. followed by a Wake services in the chapel of Rader Funeral Home of Kilgore, and burial services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday at Forest Park Lawndale Cemetery in Houston. Mr. Reiland passed away July 24, 2003 at Hospice of East Texas in Tyler.
Roy Reiland was born December 24, 1922 in Palacios, Texas the son of the late Roy Louis Reiland, Sr. and Myra Katherine Smith Reiland. He was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Longview, a 4th degree member of the Knights of Columbus. Mr. Reiland served in United States Army during World War Two. He and his wife Dorothy were resident of Houston for many year and moved to Kilgore in 1987, after his retirement from Hughes Tool Company where he worked for 42 years.
Mr. Reiland is survived by his wife of 55 years Dorothy Ryan Reiland of Kilgore; two sons and daughters-in-law, Craig and Sharon Reiland of Tyler, Doug and Rhonda Reiland of Friendswood; two daughters and sons-in-law, Karen and Roger Yancy of League City, Donna and Ross McFarland of Pagosa Springs, CO.; twelve grandchildren, three great-grandchildren along with host of other family and friends.
Dateline Kilgore, Texas
Graveside services for Mrs. Reba Cunningham, 93, of Kilgore will be held at ten o’clock a.m., Wednesday, July 30, 2003 at the Kilgore Cemetery with the Reverend Earl W. “Buddy” Duggins officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Rader Funeral Home in Kilgore. Mrs. Cunningham died Saturday July 26, 2003 in a Kilgore hospital.
She was born January 13, 1910 Lequire, Oklahoma the daughter of the late Joe and Roxie Ann Byrum. She was a seamstress and a member of Liberty City Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her Husband R. R. Cunningham and a son Billy J. Green.
Survivors include two sons Patrick Ray Cunningham of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma and W.L. Green of Los Angeles, California; a daughter Jean Blackwell of Arp; two sisters, Helen Williams and Janie Patton both of Midwest City, Oklahoma several grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and other loving family.
MICKEY M. MARSHALL
Graveside services for Mickey M. Marshall, 84, of Kilgore will be four p.m. in the afternoon on Monday July 28, 2003 at Gladewater Memorial Park with the Reverend James Henderson officiating. Mr. Marshall died Friday, July 25, 2003 in Longview.
Mr. Marshall was born in September 3, 1918 in Waco, Texas son of the late Antonio and Louise Castenada Marshall. Mickey attended schools in Corsicana and graduated from Tyler High School. He graduated from Kilgore College and was a veteran of World War II. He was a longtime resident of Kilgore and member of Eastview Baptist Church, the American Legion post 2004 and VFW post 0280.
Mr. Marshall is preceded in death by his parents; grandmother, Francis Luna; and brother Judge Paul Marshall.
He is survived by his wife of thirty-three years, Gertrude Marshall of Kilgore; three daughters and sons-in-laws, Patricia and James Griffith of New Waverly, TX, Margaret and Vince Paulsel of New Waverly, TX, Paula and Harrold Aikins of New Waverly, TX; nine grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, niece, Elaine Frederick, nephews, Billy Vaticalos and Robert Vaticalos, sister-in-law, Pauline Marshall, as well as many other relatives.
Pallbearers are James Griffith, Cleburne McAllister, Kelley Meek, Dewey Miller, II, Vince Paulsel, Edward L. Smith, III, Billy Vaticalos and Robert Vaticalos.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Eastview Baptist Church, 2205 North Kilgore Street, 75662.
Visitation will be held from four to six p.m. on Sunday, July 27, 2003 at Rader Funeral Home.
Steven Ryan Woodard
Graveside services for Mr. Steven Ryan Woodard, 11, of Gladewater will be held at two p.m. Monday, July 27, 2003 at the Danville Cemetery with Mr. Jody Clements officiating under the direction of Rader Funeral Home in Kilgore.
He was born October 29, 1991 in Palestine, Texas. He was a resident at the Truman Smith Children’s Center in Gladewater.
He is survived by his grandparents Johnny and Lorna Woodard of Palestine; Brenda Woodard of Palestine; brother Sean Woodard of Kilgore; aunts and uncles Gary and Connie Woodard of Kilgore, Jim Savell of Palestine, Cindy Savell of Tyler, Texas; cousins Johnna Savell, Gary Savell, Cody Woodard, Johnny Woodard, Cassie Woodard, Constance Woodard other numerous cousins, nephews and nieces.
Visitation will be held Sunday evening from 7:30 to 9:00 at Rader Funeral Home in Kilgore.
Pallbearers will be Mark Lollie, Johnny Woodard, Gary Savell, Darren Chappell, Cody Murphy, and Trampus Neal.
Services for Jeannie Pilgrim, 56, of Kilgore will be two p.m., Thursday, July 31, 2003 at the First Baptist Church with the Reverends Paul Silvey and Frank Mathews officiating. Burial will follow in Kilgore Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Mrs. Pilgrim died Sunday, July 27, 2003 in Tyler, Texas.
Mrs. Pilgrim was born December 12, 1947 I Kilgore, Texas. She attended Kilgore Public Schools. Jeannie began working at the Country Tavern in 1964. She worked with her mother-in-law in their family owned rib restaurant most of her life. Mrs. Pilgrim was a member of the Stone Ridge Baptist Church.
She is survived by her daughter, Tonya Pilgrim of Kilgore; a son Toby Pilgrim of Kilgore; two brothers, James R. Wilbourn, Jr. of Kilgore, David Riddle of Overton; a sister, Tisa Lynn Caston of Kilgore; a granddaughter, Chelsea Glover of Kilgore; a grandson, Brody McCreary of Lubbock; her father-in-law, Bob Mason of Kilgore; several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends at Rader Funeral Home Wednesday evening between six and seven-thirty p.m.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Garry Pilgrim, her father James R. Wilbourn and her mother-in-law, Lois Mason.
Memorial contributions may be made to Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, P. O. Box 650309, Dallas, TX 75265-0309
Bonnie Mae Crunk
BONNIE MAE CRUNK passed from this world on July 28th, 2003 after a lengthy battle with Alzheimer's. Saddened by her loss but joyful for her release from the pain and trials of this terrible disease is her faithful and loving husband of 66 years, Hayward and daughters Renee' and Gayle.
Bonnie was born to Cee and Mae Farrar on June 5, 1921. Married to Hayward on June 3, 1937, they lived in Kilgore, Texas until their move to Beaumont, Texas in 1958. During the years in Kilgore, they were faithful members of Eastview Baptist Church and then the First Baptist Church. Active in the Eastern Star, Kilgore Chapter #630 O.E.S., Bonnie was a past Worthy Matron with Hayward her Worthy Patron, and a past Grand Officer of the Texas State Order of Eastern Star. In Beaumont, Bonnie worked for Conn Appliances as Office Manager and Controller, which she left in 1978 to move to Dallas. In Dallas they were members of the First Baptist Church of Carrollton. In Dallas, Bonnie was Controller of J. Renee' Shoes which was owned by eldest daughter Renee' and her husband Micky Harrison. Loving, faithful wife and mother as well as friend and loving grandmother, Bonnie will be sorely missed. Survived by Hayward, daughter Renee' and her husband Micky Harrison, daughter Gayle and her husband Buddy Dacus; grandchildren Eric Harrison and his wife Jennifer and their son Bennett; Kai Harrison and his wife Jackie and their children Jessica, Travis and Margaret; Kelly Dacus-Smith and her husband Todd; Kasi Strauchler and her husband Adam and their children Molly and Hopper; Tyler Dacus and his wife Nanette. Preceded in death by parents Cee and Mae Farrar; Sister Iva Lee West; brother Carlton Farrar; Sister Connie Smith and survived by Sister Ava Nell Kinsey of Kilgore and Brother Joe Farrar of San Antonio and their children.
Visitation with family and in celebration of Bonnie's life will be held at Radar Funeral Home, 401 N. Martin, Kilgore, Texas on Tuesday evening, July 29th from 6:00pm until 9:00pm, with a Graveside service for family and friends being held on Wednesday, July 30th at 10:00am, Kilgore Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations in Bonnie's memory to Charles L. White, M.D., UT Southwestern Medical Center, 5323 Harry Hines Blvd., H2.130, Dallas, Texas 75390-9073, Attn: Alzheimer's Research Program.