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Elva Nash Scarbrough

January 16, 2015 by Phil Major

Born: 
Saturday, June 24, 1922
Died: 
Thursday, January 15, 2015
Services: 
Monday, January 19, 2015 - 11:00
Location: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel in charge of arrangements.

Elva Nash Scarbrough, 92, died Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015. Funeral is set for 11 a.m. Monday, Jan. 19 at Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel. Interment in Johnson Cemetery.

Sharon Ann Deam Melton

January 16, 2015 by Phil Major

Born: 
Thursday, February 10, 1949
Died: 
Tuesday, January 13, 2015
Services: 
Wednesday, January 21, 2015 - 14:00
Location: 
White's Chapel of Memories, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Weatherford, 817-596-48

Sharon Ann Deam Melton, 65, of The Colony died Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015.
Memorial service is set for 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 21 in White's Chapel of Memories, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford.
Mrs. Melton was born Feb. 10, 1949 to Phillip Henry and Mildred Ioma Bradley Deam in Fort Worth.
She was preceded in death by a brother, Ricky.
Survivors include her daughter, Angi Charles and husband, Bubba; grandchildren, Randall Jenkins, Garrett Jenkins, Kris Jenkins, Morgan Charles, Mindy Charles and D.J. Charles; great-grandchildren, Brooke Jenkins and Gambit Beal; brother, Brad Deam and wife, Paula; niece, Ashley Deam; and a host of family and friends.

Anna Lee Morton Taylor

January 16, 2015 by Phil Major

Born: 
Saturday, September 27, 1941
Died: 
Thursday, January 15, 2015
Services: 
Friday, January 16, 2015 - 15:00
Location: 
Victory Baptist Church
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel in charge of arrangments.

Anna Lee Morton Taylor, 73, of Weatherford died Jan. 15, 2015. Memorial service is set for 3 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 17 at Victory Baptist Church.
Mrs. Morton was born Sept. 27, 1941 in Brownfield to RC and Lee Morton. She graduated from Wellman High School in 1960 and was a graduate of Texas Tech University in 1963. She married Clinton Taylor in 1971. She was a retired school teacher and hospital dietitian.

John James Koenig Sr.

January 15, 2015 by Phil Major

Born: 
Saturday, June 10, 1933
Died: 
Tuesday, January 13, 2015
Services: 
Sunday, January 18, 2015 - 14:00
Location: 
Holland Lake Nursing Center, 1201 Holland Lake Dr., Weatherford
Memorials may be made to: 
Huntington’s Disease Society of America www.hdsa.org
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel

John James Koenig Sr., 81, of Weatherford, died Jan. 13, 2015 holding the hand of Betty, his bride of 61 years. Memorial service is set for Sunday, Jan. 18 at 2 p.m. at Holland Lake Nursing Center, 1201 Holland Lake Dr., Weatherford.

Galen Burdell Leach

January 15, 2015 by Phil Major

Died: 
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel

Galen Burdell Leach died Jan. 14, 2015. A military memorial service will be held Saturday, Jan. 17 at Northside Baptist Church in Weatherford.
As a World War Two Navy veteran he saw 10 major battles. He leaves behind his wife of 69 1/2 years, Missie Leach; three brothers; one sister; daughters and sons-in-law, Gail and Roger Collins, Allison and Phil Vandagriff and Judy and Ken Kimmes; 17 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a grandson Erin Riley Collins, son-in-law Darrel Sturdevant, two brothers and two sisters.
Donations may be made to Luke’s Wings or Alzheimers Association.

Wanda Louise Guess Snow

January 15, 2015 by Phil Major

Died: 
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
Services: 
Saturday, January 17, 2015 - 10:00
Location: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel
Memorials may be made to: 
Hill Cemetery Association, c/o 1st National Bank, Weatherford, TX
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel in charge of arrangements.

Wanda Louise Guess Snow, of Millsap, died Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015. Visitation is set for Friday, Jan 16 from 6–8 p.m. at Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel. Funeral is set for Saturday, Jan. 17 at 10 a.m. with burial at Hill Cemetery in rural Parker County. Memorial contributions may be made to Hill Cemetery Association, c/o 1st National Bank, Weatherford, TX.

Quida Gayle Conlin

January 15, 2015 by Phil Major

Born: 
Saturday, September 8, 1945
Died: 
Tuesday, January 13, 2015
Services: 
Saturday, January 17, 2015 - 14:00
Location: 
White's Azle Funeral Home, 105 Denver Trail, Azle
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral home 105 Denver Trail Azle

Quida Gayle Conlin, 69, died Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015.
Memorial service is set for 2 p.m. Saturday at White's Azle Funeral Home, 105 Denver Trail, Azle.
Mrs. Conlin was born Sept. 8, 1945 in Houston to Sammie and Margaret Williamson.
Survivors include her husband of 53 years, Michael G. Conlin; son, Bryan Conlin and wife, Brenda; grandsons, Michael Graham Conlin III, Samuel Keith Conlin and Adam Cameron Conlin; brothers, Hershel Williamson and wife, Helene and Dwayne Williamson and wife, Lori; sister-in-law, Ann Williamson; several nieces and nephews.

Beverly Janell Bench

January 15, 2015 by Phil Major

Born: 
Saturday, August 8, 1953
Died: 
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
Services: 
Saturday, January 17, 2015 - 10:00
Location: 
Poolville Cemetery
Memorials may be made to: 
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1893, Memphis, Tenn. 38101-9950
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Weatherford, 817-596-4811

Beverly Janell Bench, 61, of North Richland Hills died Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015, in Fort Worth.
Graveside service is set for 10 a.m. Saturday in Poolville Cemetery. Visitation is from 6-8 p.m. Friday at White's Funeral Home, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford.
In lieu of flowers, a donation is suggested to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1893, Memphis, Tenn. 38101-9950.

Jerry Wayde Henard

January 14, 2015 by Phil Major

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Born: 
Thursday, May 8, 1958
Died: 
Wednesday, January 14, 2015
Services: 
Saturday, January 17, 2015 - 10:00
Location: 
Willow Park Baptist Church
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel in charge of arrangements.

Jerry Wayde Henard, 56, of Willow Park died Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015 surrounded by his family. Funeral is set for 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 17 at Willow Park Baptist Church. Visitation is from 7-9 p.m. Friday at Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel. Interment is in Memory Gardens.
Mr. Henard was born May 8, 1958. He owned Willow Park Remodeling and Henard Construction for 35 yrs. He was preceded in death by his father, Clay Allen Henard.

Katherine Jane Rhodes Beste

January 13, 2015 by Phil Major

Born: 
Monday, May 1, 1922
Died: 
Tuesday, January 13, 2015
Services: 
Friday, January 16, 2015 - 15:00
Location: 
Church of The Holy Apostles, 3900 Longvue, Fort Worth
Memorials may be made to: 
Presbyterian Night Shelter in Fort Worth or to a charity of choice
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Weatherford, 817-596-4811

Katherine Jane Rhodes Beste, 92, died Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2015, with her family by her side.
Memorial mass is set for 3 p.m. Friday at the Church of The Holy Apostles, 3900 Longvue, Fort Worth with interment at 1:30 p.m. Friday in Memory Gardens of the Valley, 5600 Mineral Wells Hwy., Weatherford.
In lieu of usual remembrances, the family suggests donations to Presbyterian Night Shelter in Fort Worth or to a charity of choice.
Mrs. Beste was born May 1, 1922, to W.J. Rhodes and Janie Rhodes in Breckenridge. She was a graduate of Stephens College and the University of Texas, and a member of Chi Omega sorority. She enjoyed traveling, she was a rancher and loved her family and the Palo Pinto Hill Country. She was an Anglican and attended The Church of the Holy Apostles.

Sports Calendar

Tuesday, January 27

  • Aledo Bearcats at Joshua, JV 5:00 pm, A 6:30 pm and Varsity 8:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Ladycats at Joshua, JV 5:00 pm, Varsity 6:30 pm and Freshmen 8:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Joshua at Bearcat Stadium, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Ladycats at Joshua, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

Thursday, January 29

  • Aledo Middle School Ladycats at Stephenville. 7th Grade B 5:00 pm, C 6:00 pm and A 7:00 pm. 8th Grade at MPC, C 5:00 pm, B 6:00 pm and A 7:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Middle School Bearcats vs Stephenville Henderson Junior High. 7th at Aledo Gym 1, C 5:00 pm, B 6:00 pm and A 7:00 pm. 8th at Aledo MPC, C 5:00 pm, B 6:00 pm and A 7:00 pm. *District Game

Friday, January 30

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Burleson Centennial at Aledo High School, JV 5:00 pm, A 6:30 pm and Varsity 8:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Ladycats vs. Burleson Centennial at Aledo High School, JV 5:00 pm, Varsity 6:30 pm and Freshmen 8:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Bearcats at Burleson Centennial, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Ladycats vs. Centennial at Bearcat Stadium, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

Saturday, January 31

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Centennial/Everman (Light) at Aledo High School, B 12:00 pm.

Tuesday, February 3

  • Aledo Bearcats at Everman, JV 5:00 pm, A 6:30 pm and Varsity 8:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Ladycats at Everman, JV 5:00 pm, Varsity 6:30 pm and Freshmen 8 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo JV at Everman, Bearcats 5:30 pm and Ladycats 7:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Varsity vs. Everman at Bearcat Stadium, Ladycats 5:30 pm, Bearcats 7:00 pm. *District Game

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