Obituaries

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Harold Ray Foster


Harold Ray Foster

Harold Ray Foster

1937-2015

 

Funeral services for Harold Ray Foster, 77, of Wills Point, were held Friday, May 8, 2015, at Allan Fuller Funeral Home Chapel in Wills Point with Pastor Michael Williams officiating.  Interment will follow at White Rose Cemetery in Wills Point.   

He passed away Monday morning, May 4, 2015, in Wills Point. 

Ray was born Nov. 23, 1937, in Edgewood, the son of John Foster and Audrey Faye Reed Foster.  He was raised in Edgewood, where he attended public school.  In 1959, he married Shirley Wallace.  He lived in Edgewood prior to moving to Wills Point in 1968.  Ray retired from Texas Instruments, where he was an electrician.  He enjoyed farming, bulldozer work, NASCAR races and rebuilding tractors.  Ray attended the Edgewood Church of God. 

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Glenn Armstrong

Glenn Armstrong

1951-2015

 

Glenn Dean Armstrong, 64, of Alba, passed away April 30, 2015, at his home. 

Funeral service was held May 6, 2015, at the Wilson-Orwosky Funeral Home Chapel in Emory.  Brother David Baker officiated. 

Interment followed in the Silver Lake Cemetery in Grand Saline. 

To sign the online guest book for the family visit  www.wilsonorwoskyfuneralhome.com

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Christian Stone

Christian Stone

1942-2015

 

Christian Paul Stone, 73, of Emory, passed away May 1, 2015, at The Hospice of East Texas in Tyler. 

Cremation arrangements were under the direction of Wilson-Orwosky Funeral Home of Emory. 

No service is scheduled at this time.

To sign the online guest book visit www.wilsonorwoskyfuneralhome.com.

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Cecil Morris Gandy


Cecil Morris Gandy

Cecil Morris Gandy

1925-2015

 

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Carlton Slay

Carlton Slay

1929-2015

 

Carlton Lee Slay, age 85, of Edgewood passed away on Sunday, April 26, 2015 at Presbyterian Hospital of Kaufman.  He was born on Dec. 10, 1929 in Wolfe City to Oscar Vance and Marie Eoff Slay.

Mr. Slay was of the Baptist Faith, and served for ten years in the United States Marine Corps during WWII.  He was the owner of Carl’s Lawn and Landscaping service for 36 years in Riverside, Calif. and the Dallas and Plano area.    Carlton had a passion for motorcycles his entire life.  He enjoyed his motorcycle trips with his brother James and was especially fond of the Honda Goldwing. 

He is preceded in death by daughter, Sherry Albarado and son, Carl Slay.

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Bobby Courtney


Bobby Courtney

Bobby Courtney

1936-2015

 

Services for Bobby L. Courtney, 79, were held Wednesday, May 6, 2015, at the Eubank Funeral Home in Canton, with Karen Purdy officiating.  Burial was in South Park Memorial Park in Pearland.

Mr. Courtney passed away Monday, May 4, 2015, in Tyler.  He was born March 3, 1936, in Groesbeck to Hayden and Ester Mae Courtney. 

Bobby was a member of the First Baptist Church in Alvin.  He lived in the Houston area for many years before moving to Wills Point five years ago.  Bobby was a retired truck driver. 

Mr. Courtney is preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Jessie; two sisters; and one brother.

Mr. Courtney is survived by his son, David Courtney of Forney; daughter, Mary Wells of Wills Point; daughter and son-in-law, Peggy and Sam Alex of Alvin; seven grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

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Betty Dunbar

Betty Dunbar

1931-2015

Services for Betty Dunbar, 83, of Grand Saline were held May 3, 2015, at Crossroads Church of Christ with Don Cannon officiating under the direction of Bartley Funeral Home. 

Interment followed in Creagleville Cemetery.

Ms. Dunbar passed away May 1, 2015, in Quitman.  She was born July 16, 1931, in Dawson to Alvis Davis and Elsie Ruth Grier Fagg. She spent most all of her life in Grand Saline

She was a great seamstress. She also worked 16 years at the Saline Cafe and then obtained her Certified Nurses Aide certification. After becoming a CNA she worked for several years at the nursing home, home health and Cozby-Germany Hospital. 

She loved keeping up the yard and flower beds. 

She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Waylon Fagg and Bobby Fagg; two sisters, Ruth Tull and Faye Cumbie; and one grandson, Matt Oliver.

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Cecil Morris Gandy 1925-2015

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Georgetta Lovell 1923-2015

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Eldon Adams 1956-2015

Eldon Russell Adams, 59, of Alba, passed away Saturday, April 25, 2015. A memorial service was held Tuesday, April 28 at Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church in the Fellowship Hall. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Wilson-Orwosky Funeral Home.

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