Ola Harper Farmer
Services for Ola Harper Farmer, 94, of Chandler are scheduled for 2 p.m. Monday at the Tomlinson Funeral Home Chapel in Malakoff with the Rev. James Daniel of West Lake Baptist Church officiating.
Burial will follow at the Mankin Cemetery in Trinidad.
Mrs. Farmer died Nov. 5, 1999, in Tyler.
She was born March 27, 1905, in Sabine County to the late William Gordon and Mary Scruggs Harper.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Farmer, who died in 1961; two sons, Billy Eugene and Robert James Farmer; and 12 brothers and sisters.
Mrs. Farmer was a homemaker and had been in Chandler for the past four years.
Survivors include her son, Clarence Farmer of Chandler; daughter Letha Joyce Calvert of Chandler; nine grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Mark Farmer, Clarence Farmer Jr.,. David Sharp and Dwight Farmer.
Visitation will be held Sunday, Nov. 7 at the funeral home from 6-8 p.m.
Services for Eugene Hamlett, 77, of Dallas and formerly of Athens, were held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 6 at Garrett & Tucker Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Reginald Garrett officiating.
Burial was in the North Athens Cemetery under the direction of Garrett & Tucker Funeral Directors in Athens.
Mr. Hamlett died Tuesday, Nov. 2, 1999, in Dallas.
He was born Dec. 12, 1921, in Henderson County to the late Lonnie and Daisy Sowells Hamlett.
Mr. Hamlett was preceded in death by his son Roderick L. Hamlett on July 16, 1997, and one sister Reva Hamlett Session on Feb. 3, 1999.
He retired after 30 years with Atlantic Richfield Oil Company.
Survivors include three grandchildren, Tammy Brown, Roderick L. Hamlett Jr. and Tracy L. Hamlett, all of Dallas; two nieces; two great -grandchildren; eight great nieces and nephews; cousins; and other relatives.
Pallbearers were friends of the family.
Services for Nancy Jordan, 59, of Mabank are scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday at Central Baptist Church in Mabank with the Rev. Kenneth Hensley officiating.
Private graveside services will follow at Crestview Cemetery in Wichita Falls under the direction of Eubank Funeral Home of Mabank.
Mrs. Jordan died Nov. 5, 1999, in Athens.
She was born Aug. 3, 1940, in Wichita Falls to Arthur David and Thelma Rose Dea Adcock. She had lived in Mabank for over 20 years and was a member of Central Baptist Church.
She is survived by her husband, Jessie Jordan of Mabank; daughter, Kelly Rennspies of Southlake; son, Albert Lawrence Jr. of Bryan; stepson, Michael Jordan of Martins Mill; stepdaughter, Christi Killing of Athens; grandsons, Ben Swartwout of Little Elm, Ryan Lawrence of Bryan, Andrew Rennspies of Southlake; granddaughters, Ashley Rennspies of Southlake; stepgrandsons, Chris and Mark Jordan of Martins Mill and Brandon Killing of Athens; stepgranddaguhter, Taylor Jordan of Martins Mill; and other family members.
Michael "Mike' Allen Ryan
A memorial service for Michael "Mike" Allen Ryan was held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Lake Methodist Church in Sand Springs, Okla., with the Rev. Roy Betz officiating.
Ryan donated his body to science research at the University of Oklahoma in Norman, Okla.
Mr. Ryan died Oct. 28, 1999, in Tulsa, Okla.
He was born July 19, 1943, to Edward Allen and Lenora W. Ryan in Houston. He graduated from St. Marks Academy in 1961 and Oklahoma State University in 1965. He served in the U.S. Air Force for over nine years before returning to Oklahoma, where he resided in Oklahoma City since 1981.
Mr. Ryan was preceded in death by his father, Edward Allen Ryan in 1993.
He is survived by his mother, Lenora W. Ryan of Sapulpa, Okla.; son, Michael Edward Ryan of Arlington; daughter Terilyn Ryan of Athens; brother, Terrell Edward "Terry" Ryan of Sand Springs, Okla; and nephews, Travis and Scott Ryan, both of Oklahoma.
Donations to the American Cancer Society or VistaCare Family Hospice, 4325 East 51st St., Suite 103, Tulsa, OK, 74135-3646 would be greatly appreciated.
Ivan Yale Scherr
Services for Ivan Yale Scherr, 72, of Tool are scheduled for Monday at 11 a.m. in the Tomlinson Funeral Home Chapel in Seven Points.
He died Nov. 4, 1999, at his residence.
He was born July 14, 1927, in Richmond, Va. to the late Benjamin and Hattie Scherr.
Mr. Scherr was in sales and was the owner of a hospital linen supply company. A veteran of WW II, he served in the U.S. Navy. Mr. Scherr was a member of Flotilla 514 of the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary on Cedar Creek Lake for 18 years. He moved to this area from Plano 21 years ago.
Mr. Scherr is survived by two sons and two daughter-in-law, Stephen Mark and Paige Scherr of Corinth, Jeffery Joseph Scherr and Carolyn of Austin; daughter and son-in-law Kaye Frances and Darren Rogers of Tyler; sister Jane Bridge of Richmond, Va. ; brother, Brad Scherr of Franklin, Va.; eight grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
Pallbearers will be Preston Scherr, Brian Gortney, Zack Rogers, John Whittle and Tony Joe.
Visitation will be Sunday Nov. 4-6 p.m.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or the Hospice of East Texas.
Services for Leonard Wheat, 79, of Tool are scheduled for 2 p.m. Monday at Eubank Memorial Chapel in Mabank with the Rev. James Howard officiating.
Burial will follow at Roselawn Memorial Gardens in Seagoville under the direction of Eubank Funeral Home of Mabank.
Mr. Wheat was born Dec. 6, 1919, in Revenna to Floyd and Mammie Newton Wheat. Previously of Dallas, he had lived in Tool since 1977. He was a member of the First Assembly of God in Eustace, the Veterans of Foreign Wars in Seven Points and the Masonic Lodge in Dallas. He was also a veteran of the U.S. Army, where he served in World War II.
He was survived by his wife, Imogene Wheat of Tool; daughters, Kathy Lundy of Mauriceville and Edna Paulette of Buck; brother, Aubry Wheat of Dallas; sister, Mary Roberts of Gun Barrel City; four grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and other family members.
Pallbearers will be Tim Dennis, Russell Dennis, Kenneth Dennis, Brandon Bannister, Jeremy Giles, David Withrow and Terry Wheat
Visitation is scheduled for 6-8 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the funeral home.
Cecil T. Willis
Services for Cecil T. Willis are scheduled for 1 p.m. Monday at the Grove Hill Funeral Home Chapel with Chaplain George Patterson officiating.
Interment will follow in the Mt. Olive Cemetery in Scurry at 2:30 p.m.
The family will receive friends Sunday from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Services for Juanita Davis, 76, of Kemp are scheduled for 2 p.m. Sunday at the Church of Christ in Seven Points.
Burial will follow at Shiloh Cemetery under the direction of Tomlinson Funeral Home of Seven Points.
She died March 27, 2003.
She was born June 2, 1926.
Family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.