Tracy Lynne Hale-Salkowski, 45, unexpectedly passed away on Thursday, Nov. 22, 2018, surrounded by loving family and friends, at United Regional Health Care System.
She was born Nov. 17, 1973, in Gallup, New Mexico, and grew up on and near the...
Eric Don Smith, 66, passed away Nov. 20, at his home in Royse City. He was born Oct. 31, 1952, to Grady and Mildred Smith.
Eric worked as a crane operator for many years and resided in Royse City all of his life.
He is survived by four children,...
Judge Billie "Bill" Joe Bell, of Royse City, was surrounded by family when he passed away Friday, Nov. 9, 2018.
Bill is survived by his wife of 48 years, Lucille Bell; daughter, Judge Liana Whitten and husband William; son, William Bell; brother,...
Graydon Whitney, 82, of Royse City, passed away Sept. 29, 2018.
His funeral was Oct. 3, at First United Methodist Church, Royse City.
Graydon was born Aug. 2, 1936, in Minter, Texas to Charlie Marion Whitney and Pearl (Roddy) Whitney.
See you later my sweet family and friends.
Do not grieve for me, because on Friday, Oct. 19, 2018, I left my painful, cancer ridden body to walk the streets of gold with my Lord Jesus.
It saddened me to leave behind my precious wife, Tammie, of...
Rodney S. Barnes, Sr. traveled to our heavenly father's home on Oct. 9, 2018. He will be missed by his wife, N. Barnes; his sons, J. Pennington, Rodney Barnes, Jr., Timothy Barnes and Jeremy Barnes; plus his grandkids and...
Gladys Duvall Bruce, 97, of Heath went to be with her Lord and Savior Saturday, Aug. 18, 2018, at her home.
She will be interred Wednesday, Aug. 22, at 9 a.m. at Pleasant Ridge Cemetery in Sunnyvale. Memorial services celebrating Mrs....
Memorial services for Dubbie Louise Kerr, 69, of Kilgore, will be Saturday, Aug. 11, in the Cottle-Pearson Funeral Home chapel in Overton.
Mrs. Kerr passed away Saturday, July 28, 2018, in Kilgore. She was born March 20, 1949, and lived in the...
Curtis Eugene Prescott was born June 13, 1932, in Dill City, Okla., to Elzia Curtis Prescott and Maggie Mae (Montgomery) Prescott. On Friday, June 22, 2018, Curtis Prescott was called Home.
He was greeted at the Pearly Gates by his parents,...
Mattie "Mozelle" (Summers) Vervalin was born Feb. 22, 1919, to W.E. Summers and Flora Martin and was the oldest of eight children.
Mozelle graduated from Royse City High School in 1937 and married the love of her life, Charles "Chock" Vervalin,...
Micah John Christopher Petterson
September 13, 1983 - May 9, 2018
Micah, also known as Maverik, was sent home to the Lord on May 9, 2018 at 34 years of age. He was born in Ogden, Utah Sept. 13, 1983. He passed away in Royse City, Texas, where...
Atha Lee Cookston, devoted mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt and friend, passed away March 31, 2018, at the age of 97.
She was born Aug. 18, 1920, in Royse City, Texas, the daughter of Floyd and Lena (Massie) Lancaster. Atha...
Funeral service for Thomas Lee Matthews, 87 of Mesquite were 11 a.m., Saturday, March 24, 2018, at Croley Funeral Home Chapel in Gilmer. Interment followed at Glade Creek Cemetery under the direction of Croley Funeral Home in Gilmer.
02/23/1925 - 03/23/2018
Geraldine McCarthy Lynch was born in Buffalo, N.Y., and resided in Royse City, Texas, for 20 years until her death.
Geraldine graduated from St. James Parochial School and Sacred Heart Academy. After graduation, she...
Betty Sue Roesler-Phillips, 72, of Royse City passed away Sunday, March 4, 2018.
Betty was born Oct. 26, 1945, in Milam County, Texas, to Willie Adolph and Florence Ivene "Kraatz" Roesler.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John...
HENDERSON Funeral service for Mrs. Billie Margaret Bassett Reeves, 83, formerly of Henderson, was held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 17, 2018, at Trinity Baptist Church with Rev. Michael Cary officiating. Burial followed at Millville Baptist...
Mickey Lynn Shaw of Rowlett, Texas, passed away Dec. 12, 2017.
Mickey was born July 7, 1943, in Royse City, Texas, to Herman and Lizzie Shaw. Mickey was a kind, loving gentleman. He was always willing to listen and never met a stranger....
Robert "Bob" Samuel Crowell, 104, lifetime resident of Rockwall County, passed away on Nov. 26, 2017, with his family at his side.
Bob was born July 29, 1913, in Fate, to Robert Lee and Mattie (Dowell) Crowell.
He was preceded in death by his...
Rita Ann Knipstein passed away Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017, in Royse City, Texas at the age of 68.
She was born to Joe Frank Wooldridge and Helen Wooldridge Wallace in Terrell, Texas.
Rita worked at the Terrell State Hospital where she started the...
Joan G. Cantrell, 79, of Leawood, Kan., passed Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017. A memorial service was held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 15, at Penwell Gabel Funeral Home in Olathe, where the family received friends from 1-2 p.m.
There will also be a...
Jerry Lee LaFon, 71, of Royse City, Texas, and the surrounding areas his entire life, passed away July 22, 2017.
He was born April 17, 1946, in McKinney, Texas, to Ruby Ray and Juanita (Shewbert) LaFon. Jerry was one of a kind, full of life and...
Hal Wallace Persun, 61, of Royse City, Texas, passed away Thursday, July 6, 2017. He was born Dec. 28, 1955, in Edmond, Okla., to Ralph Persun and Patsy (Penn) Persun. Hal proudly made his career in the U.S. Army, where he retired at the rank of...
Florentino Lopez De Leon, 79, of Royse City, Texas, passed away July 8, 2017.
He was born Oct. 16, 1937, in Miguel Negrete, Durango, Mexico, to Florentino Lopez and Elvira De Leon. Florentino enjoyed working as a farmer at Glynn Dodson, Inc....
Bobby Joe "Bob" Shindler, 77, of Royse City, Texas, passed away June 30, 2017.
He was born Feb. 5, 1940, in Celina, Texas, to Arel Smith Shindler and Hazel B. (Weems) Shindler. Bob was the owner/operator of Blackland Car and Truck Parts in Royse...
Anita Ann Chandler was born March 8, 1956, in Algoma, W.Va., and passed away at her home surrounded by loved ones, including her best friend, Beanna Gaytan, on May 31, 2017.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas and Lucy Blackwell; her...