Services: Thursday, October 1; Comanche Funeral Home Chapel.
Interment: Downing Cemetery in Downing, Texas.
Lillian Hornsby, 75, of Weatherford died Monday, September 28, 1998, at a local care center.
Mrs. Hornsby was born on October 2, 1922 in Charlotte, North Carolina. She married Truman A. Hornsby on December 6, 1941 in Charlotte.
She was a homemaker and a member of the Methodist Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband in 1974.
Mrs. Hornsby is survived by her son Truman Hornsby of Weatherford, her daughters Pat Rutledge of Aledo and Shirley Leach of Williford, Texas, two grandchildren, two great-granchildren, and her brother James Garris of Charlotte.
Clyde W. Howard
Clyde W. Howard, 79, a retired production supervisor for Tandy, died Saturday,
March 24, at a Weatherford hospital. He was born March 29, 1921 in Sanger to John and Alice Howard. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II and a faithful member of Annetta Methodist Church.
In lieu it flowers, the family asked that donations be made to Campbell
Memorial Hospital for heart and diabetes research,
Mr. Howard is survived by his wife of 60 years, Jewell Howard of Aledo; daughter and son-in-law, Charlotte and Wayne Jackson, also of Aledo; and
grandchildren, Stacy, Dawn and Josh Jackson.
A private inurnment will be in Fairview Cemetery in Hood County. Services were under the direction of Benbrook Funeral Home
Allen Robert Jennings
Services: Sunday, September 27, 1998
Cotten-Bratton Funeral Chapel
Interment: Brown Cemetery, Aledo
Arrangements: Cotten-Bratton Funeral Chapel, Weatherford
Allen Robert Jennings of Aledo died early Saturday morning, September 26, 1998.
Mr. Jennings was born September 9, 1908 in Lacasa, Texas.
A resident of Aledo for the past 57 years, he and his wife owned and operated the Jennings Grocery Store on Front Street from 1959 to 1976.
In the late 1970's he retired from General Dynamics. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Aledo and was known for his artistry and whittling.
He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Wilma Jennings of Aledo; his son Derrell Jennings and his wife Doris of Weatherford; three daughters Fern Green and her husband Carl of Aledo, Linda Harris and her husband Mike of Brownwood, and Judy Storey and her husband Bobby of Fort Worth.
Mr. Jennings is also survived by 10 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.
Survivors also include: his brothers Charles Jennings of Eastland, Billy Jennings and his wife Edna of Wichita Falls, and Joe Jennings and his wife Myrtle of Mulberry, Florida; his sisters Grace Mann of Wichita Falls, Beatrice Cagle of Carlsbad, New Mexico, and Patsy Stone and her husband Jack of Lubbock.
He was preceded in death by his siter Ira Sterling.
James T. "Jim" Jarrett
Family Visitation: 6-8 p.m.; Friday, October 9; White's Funeral Home.
Services: 2 p.m., Saturday, October 10, 1998
White's Chapel of Memories, Weatherford
Interment: Memory Gardens of the Valley Memorial Park, Weatherford
Arrangements: Whites Funeral Home, Weatherford; 596-4811
James T. "Jim" Jarrett, 73, of Weatherford died Wednesday, October 7, 1998 in a Round Rock, Texas, medical facility.
Mr. Jarrett was born in Hidalgo County near Mercedes on May 19, 1925.
He and his wife, Peggy Dixon Jarrett, lived and taught school in the Sharyland Community near Mission for 40 years before moving to Weatherford in 1991.
Mr. Jarrett was preceded in death by his wife of 43 years in June, 1993.
A graduate of Edcouch-Elsa High School and Texas A&M University, he was a veteran of World War II. He was also a life member of the VFW and the Texas Agriculture Teacher's Association.
Mr. Jarrett was a member of the Parker County Retired Teacher's Association, the Weatherford Kiwanis and the Church of Christ.
He is survived by his sisters Janice Jones of Round Rock and Bobbie Imlay of Lincroft, New Jersey and his five sons: Tom Jarrett of Itasca, Pat Jarrett of Weatherford, Jim H. Jarrett of Round Rock, Tad Jarrett of Mineral Wells and Joe Jarrett of Austin.
Survivors also include five grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Sharyland High School Library, 1106 North Shary Road, Mission, TX 78572.
Jones, Ruth Imogene
Services: Wednesday, July 8, 2 p.m., Baum-Carlock-Bumgardner (Chapel).
Burial: North Santo Cemetery, Palo Pinto County.
Ruth Imogene Jones, 87, of Aledo, died July 6, 1998 at a Fort Worth hospital.
She was born on October 1, 1910, in Stephenville, the daughter of Lillie Allen and John Robert Chenault.
A homemaker, Mrs. Jones lived in Lone Camp Community fo many years before she moved to Aledo. She was a member of the Church of Christ.
Mrs. Jones was preceded in death by her son, George Otis Jones, Jr., in 1948 and by her husband, George Otis Jones, in 1997.
She is survived by her children: Doyle Wayne Jones, Arlington; Marlin Daniel Jones, Aledo; Shirley Chenault, Weatherford; and Brenda Starks, Burleson.
She is also survived by her sister, Tollie Whitley Nall of Brazos.
Survivors also include: her grandchildren Allan Kendrick, Amy Fyock, Matthew Kendrick, Daniel Starks, Shaina Starks, Wayne Jones, Robert Otis Jones; her great-grandchildren Allanah Bennett and Charles Fyock; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Vida L. Jones
Funeral: Tuesday, August 25, 1998; 11 a.m.
Greenwood Funeral Home
Interment: Greenwood Memorial Park
Vida L. Jones, 83, of Willow Park died Friday, August 21, 1998 in a Fort Worth hospital.
She was born August 18, 1915 in Rule.
Mrs. Jones taught 16 years at Castleberry Elementary School and in Goree for two years. She retired after eight years as a Fort Worth I.S.D. teacher.
She was preceded in death by her son, Rodney James.
Mrs. Jones is survived by her husband, W. Everett Jones of Willow Park and her son Gary Jon Jones and his wife Carolyn of Waxahachie.
Other survivors include grandchildren Jennifer of Waco and Anne of Waxahachie and great-grandchildren Kasey and Dustin, both of Waco. She is also survived by numerous nices and nephews.
Arrangements by Greenwood.