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Natalie Martinez

October 17, 2014 by Phil Major

Born: 
Tuesday, June 27, 1939
Died: 
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Services: 
Monday, October 20, 2014 - 14:00
Location: 
White's Chapel of Memories, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Weatherford, 817-596-4811

Natalie Martinez of Weatherford died Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014 in Fort Worth, with her family by her side.
Service is set for 2 p.m. Monday in White's Chapel of Memories, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford with interment at Memory Gardens of the Valley. Visitation is from 7-9 p.m. Sunday at White's Funeral Home.
Pallbearers will be Freddy Martinez, Christopher Galindo, Michael Flores, Joshua Spoon, Brandon Davidson and Joseph Martinez

Alda Birt "Birtie" Howard

October 16, 2014 by Phil Major

Born: 
Tuesday, October 10, 1922
Died: 
Sunday, October 12, 2014
Services: 
Monday, October 20, 2014 - 10:00
Location: 
Central Christian Church, 1602 S. Main St., Weatherford
Memorials may be made to: 
Alzheimer's Association or the American Diabetes Association
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Weatherford, 817-596-4811

Alda Birt "Birtie" Howard, 92, of Weatherford died Oct. 12, 2014 in Weatherford.
Service is set for 10 a.m. Monday, Oct. 20 at Central Christian Church, 1602 S. Main St., Weatherford with interment at East Greenwood Cemetery, Weatherford.
Visitation is from 2-4 p.m. Sunday at White's Funeral Home, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford.
The family requests donations be made to either the Alzheimer's Association or the American Diabetes Association.

Betty Sue Wright

October 15, 2014 by Phil Major

Died: 
Saturday, October 11, 2014
Services: 
Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 10:30
Location: 
White's Chapel of Memories, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Weatherford, 817-596-4811

Betty Sue Wright, 87, of Weatherford died Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014 in Weatherford.
Funeral service is set for 10:30 a.m. Saturday in White's Chapel of Memories, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford with interment at: Clark Cemetery, Weatherford. The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Friday at Whites Funeral Home.
Mrs. Wright was born March 3, 1927 in Weatherford to the late William and Annie Mullinax Clark. She married Charles Robert Wright in Palo Pinto County and they raised three children. She has resided in Parker County all of her life.
She was preceded in death by her husband; sisters, Lorene Wilson and Lucille Knox; and brothers, Alvin Clark, Odis Clark, and Troy Clark.

Donnie Gene Roberson

October 14, 2014 by Phil Major

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Born: 
Saturday, November 24, 1956
Died: 
Sunday, October 12, 2014
Services: 
Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 15:30
Location: 
Greenwood Chapel
Memorials may be made to: 
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation in his name in honor of Candy Thyer
Funeral Home: 
GREENWOOD CHAPEL
 Greenwood Funerals-Cremation
3100 White Settlement Rd., Fort Worth, Texas 76107

Donnie Gene Roberson, 57, of Aledo and a native of Fort Worth, died Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014, from cancer surrounded by his family and friends.


Calvin Rex Walters

October 13, 2014 by Phil Major

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Born: 
Friday, October 1, 1943
Died: 
Sunday, October 12, 2014
Services: 
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 - 10:00
Location: 
Aledo Church of Christ, 201 FM 1187 South
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Weatherford

Calvin Rex Walters, 71, of Weatherford died Sunday morning, Oct. 12, 2014 after a long battle with cancer. His wife, LaRene, was at his side when he died.
Service is set for 10 a.m. Wednesday at Aledo Church of Christ, 201 FM 1187 South with interment at Aledo-Brown Cemetery. Visitation is from 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at White's Funeral Home, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford.
Mr. Walters was born in Fort Worth Oct. 1, 1943 to William Byrd and Wilma Tinker Walters. He lived for seven years in the Pythian Home, attended Weatherford High School, Weatherford College and graduated from Texas A & M University in 1967. He was a Christian man and was a member of the Aledo Church of Christ. He was employed at Integrated Interiors Inc. in Fort Worth for many years.

Audrey Adele Sugars Willis

October 13, 2014 by Phil Major

Died: 
Saturday, October 11, 2014
Services: 
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 - 10:00
Location: 
First Baptist Church of Brock, 2111 FM 1189
Memorials may be made to: 
Brock Baptist Church, Sports Building Fund, 2111 FM 1189, Weatherford, TX 76087
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Weatherford, 817-596-4811

Audrey Adele Sugars Willis, 88, of Weatherford, died Oct. 11, 2014.
Service is set for 10 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014 at First Baptist Church of Brock, 2111 FM 1189 with interment at Johnson Cemetery, Dennis. Visitation is from 6-8 p.m. Monday at White's Funeral Home, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford.
The family requests donations be made to Brock Baptist Church, Sports Building Fund, 2111 FM 1189, Weatherford, TX 76087.

Betty Jean Nix

October 13, 2014 by Phil Major

Born: 
Friday, December 16, 1955
Died: 
Sunday, October 12, 2014
Services: 
Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 14:00
Location: 
Azle Church of Christ
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home 105 Denver Trail Azle, TX  76020

Betty Jean Nix, 58, died Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014, with her family by her side.
Memorial service is set for 2 p.m. Saturday at the Azle Church of Christ.
Betty was born Dec. 16, 1955 in Harlingen, daughter of Troy Earl and Lora Gene Keener Nix. She graduated from Carter Riverside High School and was a member of the Azle Church of Christ. Among Betty's hobbies, in the summertime she liked to water ski.
Betty was preceded in death by her father in 1991.
Survivors include her mother, Jeannie Payne; brother, Tony Nix; sister, Ruby Lee Winslow; and nieces and nephews, Nancy Winslow, Carrie Crawford, and Anthony "Little Tony" James Winslow.

Herbert F. McKelvey

October 13, 2014 by Phil Major

Born: 
Wednesday, January 9, 1924
Died: 
Thursday, October 9, 2014
Services: 
Monday, October 13, 2014 - 10:00
Location: 
White's Azle Chapel, 105 Denver Trail, Azle
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home 105 Denver Trail Azle, TX  76020

Herbert F. McKelvey, 90,of Azle died Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014 in Madisonville, Ky.
Service is set for 10 a.m. Monday at White's Azle Chapel, 105 Denver Trail with interment in Proctor Cemetery. Visitation is from 5-8 p.m. Sunday at White's Azle Funeral Home.
Mr. McKelvey was born Jan. 9, 1924 in Proctor to J. Dolph and Alta Watson McKelvey. He was a World War Two Army veteran, was retired from Fort Worth public schools maintenance, and was a member of  Eagle Mountain United Methodist Church in Azle. He was preceded in death by his wife, Wanda Louise Doherty McKelvey; and brother, C.A. McKelvey and his wife, Betty.

Jessie Mae McMeekin

October 13, 2014 by Phil Major

Born: 
Thursday, October 23, 1919
Died: 
Friday, October 10, 2014
Services: 
Monday, October 13, 2014 - 13:00
Location: 
East Side Church of Christ
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel

Jessie Mae McMeekin, 94, died Friday, Oct. 10, 2014. A celebration of life is planned Monday, October 13, 2014 at the East Side Church of Christ. Visitation will be from 1-2 p.m. prior to the service at the church.
Mrs. McMeekin was a born Oct. 23, 1919 in Lohn. She was a legal secretary for Jack Borden, member of East Side Church of Christ, had a lifelong love of cats, and loved to play dominoes and visiting friends in the local care center.
She is survived by her sister, Lola Norman; her cat, Mr. Jinx; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Jeffrey Don Hopper

October 13, 2014 by Phil Major

Born: 
Thursday, December 19, 1974
Died: 
Thursday, October 9, 2014
Services: 
Monday, October 13, 2014 - 10:00
Location: 
Northside Baptist Church
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel

Jeffrey Don Hopper, 39, of Weatherford, died Thursday, Oct. 9, 2014. Memorial service is at 10 a.m. Monday at Northside Baptist Church. Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Hooper was born Dec. 19, 1974 in Fort Worth to Don and Linda Hopper. He was an oil field service tech for KSW Oil Field, loved hunting, fishing and spending time with family, having barbecues and doing for others.

Sports Calendar

Monday, October 20

  • AHS JV Girls & Boys at JV Waxahachie Tournament, Waxahachie CC, 8:30 a.m.

Tuesday, October 21

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Granbury MS at Aledo MS;
    7C, 5:00;
    7B, 6:00;
    7A, 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are tentative and subject to change. Then length of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

  • Aledo Middle School at Granbury MS;
    8C, 5:00;
    8B, 6:00;
    8A, 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are tentative and subject to change. Then length of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

  • AHS at Joshua;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, October 23

  • AHS at District Meet, Cleburne High School, 1501 Harlin Drive, Cleburne, Texas, 76035, 10:00 a.m.

  • Aledo Middle School at Weatherford Hall;
    7,8 C - 5:00;
    7,8 B - 6:00;
    7,8 A - 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are subject to change. The lengths of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

  • Trinity Christian Academy JV vs. Victory Christian at Aledo Middle School, 6:30 p.m., *District Game

Friday, October 24

  • AHS at Burleson;
    Varsity, 5:30 p.m.;
    JV, 6:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 6:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 5:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy vs. Nazarene at Aledo Middle School;
    JH, 5:30 p.m.;
    Varsity, 7:30 p.m.
    *District Games

  • AHS Varsity at Burleson, 7:30 p.m.

Monday, October 27

  • AHS Varsity Boys Orange at Maypearl Varsity Tournament, Mansfield National, 8:30 a.m.

Tuesday, October 28

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Weatherford Hall MS at Aledo MS;
    7C, 5:00;
    7B, 6:00;
    7A, 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are tentative and subject to change. Then length of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

  • Aledo Middle School at Weatherford Hall MS;
    8C, 5:00;
    8B, 6:00;
    8A, 7:00 p.m.
    *Times are tentative and subject to change. Then length of games will determine the starting times for the rest of the games.

  • AHS vs. Burleson Centennial at Aledo, Parent Night;
    Varsity, 6:30 p.m.;
    JV, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th A, 5:30 p.m.;
    9th B, 6:30 p.m.

Thursday, October 30

  • Aledo Middle School at Brewer, Brewer High School

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