Graveside services for Jimmie Kneale, 87, of Athens are scheduled for 11 a.m. Thursday at Laurel Land Cemetery in Dallas with the Rev. Calvin Gustin officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Foster & Brown Funeral Home of Athens.
Mrs. Kneale died April 2, 2002, in Athens.
She was born Feb. 22, 1915, in Maypearl to Ben Frank and Maggie Lee Utley Self.
Mrs. Kneale was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Willard Kneale; and sister, Johnnie Stringer.
Survivors include her sister, Daisy Thomas of Irving and Helen Fleming of Irving; brothers, Billy Self of Plano, Horace Self of Flower Mound, Frank Self of Irving and Grady Self of Athens; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Services for Vearneas Warren, 78, of Athens are scheduled for 11:30 a.m. Thursday at Singing Hills Memorial Chapel in Dallas with the Rev. Derrick Favors officiating.
Burial will follow at laurel Land Memorial Cemetery in Dallas under the direction of Garrett & Tucker Funeral Directors of Athens.
Mrs. Warren died March 30, 2002, in Athens.
She was born June 23, 1923, in Nacogdoches to Silas and Laura Ann Waggoner Ward. She was a resident of Athens for over 20 years.
Survivors include her husband, Loy Warren of Athens; sons and daughters-in-law, James and Evelyn Faggett of Dallas, George and Faye Favors of Dallas and Edward and Mary Warren of Kansas City, Mo.; daughters, Ozell Warren and Mozell Warren, both of Athens; sister, Gladys Sweat; 13 grandchildren; and many other relatives.
Pallbearers will be friends of the family.
Dotty Lou Yates
Graveside services for Dotty Lou Yates, 56, of Tool are scheduled for 2 p.m. Thursday at Aley-King Cemetery in Aley with Brother Reed officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Tomlinson Funeral Home of Seven Points.
Mrs. Yates died April 1, 2002, in Athens.
She was born July 6, 1945, in Monticello, Miss., to Alton Williamson and Lura Lee Bullock Williamson.
Mrs. Yates taught at Open Doors Christian Academy for 18 years. She was an ordained minister of New Hope Christian Membership. She was also a member of Trinity Full Gospel Church of Aley. Previously of Oak Cliff, she moved to Tool 32 years ago.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Survivors include her husband of 42 years, Roy Wilborn Yates of Tool; children, Cynthia Lee Hartgrove of Took, Randy Wilborn Yates of Tool and Lura Michelle Yates of Tool; brothers, John Paul Williamson and James Lee Williamson, both of Monitcello, Miss., and Lee Roy Williamson and Michael Sampson Williamson of Oma, Miss.; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Honorary pallbearers will be Chris Curry, Glenn Hill, Burly Hill, Scott Hill, Paul Jones and Sam Reed.
Family will receive friends from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Donations may be made if desired to the family, c/o Tomlinson Funeral Home, P.O. Box 43691, Seven Points, TX 75143, or at First National Bank of Kemp.
Services for Kathleen Moon, 78, of Huntsville and formerly of Athens, are pending with Carroll-Lehr Funeral Home of Athens.
Mrs. Moon died April 2, 2002, in Huntsville.
John Boyd Dukes
Graveside services for John Boyd Dukes, 79, of Malakoff are scheduled for 10 a.m. Monday at Malakoff Cemetery with the Rev. Frank Upchurch officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Carroll-Lehr Funeral Home of Athens.
Mr. Dukes died May 17, 2000, in Malakoff.
He was born April 21, 1921, in Hubbard to John Franklin and Mary Ellen McGary Dukes.
Mr. Dukes was a veteran of World War II in which he served as a medic with the Blue Devils while stationed in Italy. After competing his duties, he returned to Malakoff and attended Henderson County Junior College. He worked as a carpenter for over 30 years. During his career, he was instrumental in the construction of Henderson County Junior College, Kilman Hospital, Navarro Hospital and numerous homes.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Ruby O. Starkes; brothers, J. Olin Dukes and Henry L. Dukes Sr.; sister, Annie L. Moser; and his parents.
Survivors include his son, John K. Dukes of Malakoff; daughter, DeLois Pagitt of Malakoff; grandchildren, Pamela D. Green of Tool and Gary D. Pagitt of Wisconsin; sisters, Jean Ewing of Payne Springs and Ella Mae Johnson of Oakhurst; and nine great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Gary D. Pagitt, Rick Green, Jackie Ewing, Johnny Ewing, Duke Ewing and Jeff Jackson.
Family will receive friends from 4-6 p.m. Sunday.
Graveside services for Kathryn Kelley, 63, of Murchison are scheduled for 2 p.m. Saturday at Malakoff Cemetery with the Rev. Richard Palmer officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Carroll-Lehr Funeral Home of Athens.
Mrs. Kelley died May 17, 2000, in Murchison.
She was born Oct. 9, 1936, in Sand Stone, Minn., to Gerald E. and Helen E. Larson.
Previously of Dallas, she was a resident of Murchison for five years. She was a Methodist.
Mrs. Kelley is survived by her husband, Marvin Kelley of Murchison; son, Michael Lancaster of Calendar Lake; daughters and sons-in-law, Sandra and Larry Gurley of Waco, Sharon and Ed Larribee of Austin and Laura and Robin McCormick of Allen; stepdaughter and stepson-in-law, Debbie and Gerry Lewis of Grand Prairie; sister, Janet Moran of Waco; brother, Jerry Larson of Plano; mother, Helen E. Larson of Dallas; and 12 grandchildren.
In lieu of usual remembrances, memorial may be made to the American Cancer Society, 703 Mulberry, Athens, TX 75751.
Hanna Marie Ruthart
Graveside services for Hanna Marie Ruthart, infant, of Arlington were held at 1 p.m. Friday at Evergreen Cemetery in Paris with the Rev. Bill Dickey officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Eubank Funeral Home of Mabank.
Baby Ruthart died May 17, 2000, in Dallas.
She was born April 16, 2000, in Dallas.
Survivors include her parents, Charles and Shana Ruthart of Arlington; grandparents Barbara Ruthart of Arlington, Gloria Ruthart of Seven Points and Nicholas and Sheila Osgood of Florida; great-grandparents, James and Julia Griffin of Arlington and Ben and Dovie Udd of Tolar; aunts, Shalee and Ashriel Osgood of Florida; uncles, Waylon and Willie Ruthart of Seven Points; and numerous other family members.
Pallbearers were Waylon and Willie Ruthart, Shane Doesher and Greg Hill.