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Doris Jeanette Rudolph

December 15, 2014 by Phil Major

Born: 
Thursday, December 19, 1940
Died: 
Saturday, December 13, 2014
Services: 
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 - 14:00
Location: 
Spring Creek Cemetery
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel in charge of arrangements.

Doris Jeanette Rudolph, 73, died early Saturday morning, Dec. 13, 2014, in Burleson. Graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 16 in the Spring Creek Cemetery.
Mrs. Rudolph was born Dec. 19, 1940 in Athens. Former residences include Talco, Orange, Jal, N.M., Fort Worth and Weatherford. She was a bookkeeper and office manager for Pope Grocery-Carriage House for over 30 years and retired in 1997. She was preceded in death by her husband, Norman G. Rudolph.
Survivors include a sister, Jo McCart; a sister-in-law; four brothers-in-law and several nieces and nephews.

Fay Marie Green

December 15, 2014 by Phil Major

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Born: 
Tuesday, August 27, 1935
Died: 
Friday, December 12, 2014
Services: 
Tuesday, December 16, 2014 - 11:00
Location: 
Annetta Cemetery
Memorials may be made to: 
East Parker County Library and the Humane Society
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel

Fay Marie Green, 79, died Friday, Dec. 12, 2014 in Willow Park.
A graveside service will be held at 11 AM, Tuesday, Dec. 16 at Annetta Cemetery in Annetta.
Visitation will be at Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel Monday, Dec. 15 from 6-8 p.m.
Fay was born in Hawley Aug. 27, 1935,to Frances and Leroy Raymond Grissom.

Larry Dean Reeves

December 11, 2014 by Phil Major

Born: 
Monday, April 14, 1947
Died: 
Thursday, December 11, 2014
Services: 
Saturday, December 13, 2014 - 14:00
Location: 
White's Azle Chapel, 105 Denver Trail
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home 105 Denver Trail Azle

Larry Dean Reeves, 67, died Thursday, Dec. 11, 2014.
Service is set for 2 p.m. Saturday in White's Azle Chapel, 105 Denver Trail with interment at Azleland Memorial Park, 850 N. Cardinal, Azle. Visitation is from 6-8 p.m. Friday in White's Azle Chapel.
Mr. Reeves was born April 14, 1947 in Brady to Beuford and Eunice Moore Reeves. He was a graduate of Brewer High School and received his bachelor's degree at Texas Wesleyan University. He owned Reeves Azle Hardware Store for many years and was a member of the Church of Christ.

James Douglas Lamb

December 9, 2014 by Phil Major

Born: 
Monday, November 13, 1939
Died: 
Tuesday, December 9, 2014
Services: 
Thursday, December 11, 2014 - 18:00
Location: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel

James Douglas Lamb, 75, died Monday, Dec. 8, 2014 at Weatherford Regional Medical Center.
Visitation will be held at the Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 11.
Mr. Lamb was born Nov. 13, 1939 in Galveston to James Lamb and Alice Hale Lamb. He graduated from Temple High School and was a banker in the finance industry and later started ventures on his own. His employment included First National Bank Weatherford, HCC Finance, a Singer dealership and a discount gas franchise. He loved gospel music serving as a church pianist from age 13 until retiring at 70.

David Crow

December 9, 2014 by Phil Major

Born: 
Sunday, March 29, 1953
Died: 
Saturday, November 29, 2014
Services: 
Saturday, December 13, 2014 - 11:00
Location: 
Dicey Cemetery in Parker County
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Weatherford

David Crow, 61, of Weatherford died Saturday, Nov. 29, 2014 in a local hospital.
Service is set for 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 13 in Dicey Cemetery in Parker County.
Mr. Crow was born March 29, 1953 to Robert Bruce and Margaret Louise Greer Crow in Fort Worth. He was a longtime member of Clear Fork Baptist Church. He attended Azle High School.
He is survived by his son, Laramie Crow; brothers, Mike (Laurie) Crow and Andy Crow; niece, Hannah Crow; aunt, Ruth Wagnon and husband, Bob; and many cousins and friends.
 

Addie Simpson

December 8, 2014 by Phil Major

Born: 
Monday, February 16, 1920
Died: 
Saturday, December 6, 2014
Services: 
Thursday, December 11, 2014 - 10:00
Location: 
Newberry Cumberland Presbyterian Church
Memorials may be made to: 
Newberry Cemetery Association
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel in charge of arrangement.

Addie Simpson, 94, of Weatherford, died Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014.
Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 11 in the Newberry Cumberland Presbyterian Church with interment in the Newberry Cemetery. Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 10 at Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel. Memorials may be sent to the Newberry Cemetery Association.

Paul Miles Baker

December 8, 2014 by Phil Major

Born: 
Sunday, April 5, 1931
Died: 
Friday, December 5, 2014
Services: 
Thursday, December 11, 2014 - 11:00
Location: 
East Greenwood Cemetery, Corner of Front and N. Rusk Streets in Weatherford
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home 130 Houston Ave Weatherford

Paul Miles Baker, 83, died Friday, Dec. 5, 2014 at his home of 62 years.
Graveside service is set for 11 a.m. Tuesday at East Greenwood Cemetery, Corner of Front and N. Rusk Streets in Weatherford.
Mr. Baker was born in Meredosia, Ill. April 5, 1931. He retired from the United States Army and Army Reserves after 36 years of service.
He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Wanda Baker; daughters, Aletha Cates and husband, Robert, and Norma Reed and husband, Jerry; grandchildren, Jon Vandagriff, Sara Welch and Anna Hollingsworth; great-grandchildren, Sydney and Nathaniel Vandagriff and Collin and Brianna Welch; three nephews; and a sister-in-law..               

Nellie May Wood

December 8, 2014 by Phil Major

Born: 
Thursday, September 27, 1945
Died: 
Friday, December 5, 2014
Services: 
Monday, December 8, 2014 - 09:55
Other Arrangements: 
A Celebration of Life Service was held at the Clear Fork Baptist Church
Memorials may be made to: 
a favorite charity
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith-Pickard Funeral Chapel

Nellie May Wood, 69, a lifelong resident of Weatherford died Dec. 5, 2014 at Community Hospice Center in Fort Worth. A Celebration of Life Service was held at the Clear Fork Baptist Church. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a favorite charity.

Colt Bruce

December 5, 2014 by Phil Major

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Born: 
Thursday, November 21, 1991
Died: 
Thursday, December 4, 2014
Services: 
Monday, December 8, 2014 - 11:00
Location: 
Central Christian Church, 1602 S. Main St., Weatherford
Memorials may be made to: 
Justin Cowboy Crisis Fund, 101 Pro Rodeo Drive, Colorado Springs, Colo. 80919 or jccfinfo@prorodeo.com
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Weatherford, 817-596-4811

Colt Bruce, 23, died Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014, in Weatherford.
Funeral is set for 11 a.m. Monday at Central Christian Church, 1602 S. Main St., Weatherford with interment at Memory Gardens of the Valley. Visitation is one hour prior to the service at the church.
In lieu of usual remembrances, the Bruce family suggests consideration of contributions to Justin Cowboy Crisis Fund, 101 Pro Rodeo Drive, Colorado Springs, Colo. 80919 or jccfinfo@prorodeo.com.

Lawrence Lee "Larry" Castleberry

December 5, 2014 by Phil Major

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Born: 
Tuesday, November 30, 1943
Died: 
Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Services: 
Saturday, December 20, 2014 - 14:00
Location: 
First Baptist Church of Willow Park, 601 Ranch House Rd.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Weatherford, 817-596-4811

Larry Castleberry, 71, a resident of Willow Park since 1972, died Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2014, surrounded by family in Weatherford.
A celebration of life is planned at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 20 at First Baptist Church of Willow Park, 601 Ranch House Rd.
Lawrence Lee "Larry" Castleberry was born Nov. 30, 1943 in Vernon, the eldest of three children to the late Lawrence and Louie Jean Smith Castleberry. He graduated from Vernon High School with the class of 1962 and attended TCU on a track scholarship. Larry made his career in sales and retired after many years of dedicated service with McKesson Corporation as regional sales manager. He married the former Angela Dern in May 1964 and they reared Jill, Jon, and Kris.

Sports Calendar

Friday, March 27

  • Aledo Varsity at Crowley Tournament, all day

  • Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats Varsity Black and Orange at District 8-5A Preview at Squaw Valley Golf Course, Glen Rose.

  • Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats at Texas Relays, Qualifiers Only

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Crowley at AHS Baseball Field, JV 5:00 pm and Varsity 7:30 pm. *District Game
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen at Crowley, 5:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Ladycats vs. Granbury at AHS Softball Field, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

Monday, March 30

  • Aledo Ladycats at Cleburne, rescheduled from March 31 due to STAAR testing on Wednesday, Varsity 5:30 pm and JV 7:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Bearcats JV at Burleson, 6:00 pm.
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen vs. Burleson at AHS Baseball Field, 6:00 pm.
    Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Burleson, 7:00 pm., Rescheduled from March 31 due to STAAR testing on Wednesday.
    *District Games

Tuesday, March 31

  • Aledo JV at Brock, 4:00 pm.

  • Aledo Ladycats at Cleburne, changed to March 30 due to STAAR testing on Wednesday. *District Game

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Burleson, changed to March 30 due to STAAR testing on Wednesday. *District Game

Thursday, April 2

  • Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats at Cleburne

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

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Burleson Hughes at Burleson High School, 4:30 pm

Friday, April 3

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Granbury at AHS Baseball Field, JV 5:00 pm and Varsity 7:30 pm. *District Game
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen at Granbury, 5:00 pm. *District Game

Monday, April 6

  • Aledo Bearcats JV at Cleburne, 6:00 pm. *District Game
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen vs. Cleburne at AHS Baseball Field, 6:00 pm. *District Game

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