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Mary Maxine Varney

May 17, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Friday, November 10, 1922
Died: 
Wednesday, May 16, 2012
Services: 
Saturday, May 19, 2012 - 13:00
Location: 
Mission Burial Park North, San Antonio, Texas
Other Arrangements: 
Viewing: 12:00 noon - 4:00 p.m. Thursday, May 17, 2012 at White's Funeral Home, 130 Houston Avenue, Weatherford
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Weatherford

Mary was born November 10, 1922 to Harry and Ona Cousins McKee in Asherville, Kansas. She retired from the Business and Professional Service in San Antonio in 1977.

Mary was preceded in death by her husband, Richard Varney.

Survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law, Steve and Donna Varney, of Weatherford, and Roger and Rita Varney, of Las Vegas, Nevada; five grandchildren, Paul, Tim, Kelly, Trevor and Sara; five great-grandchildren, Ava, Adelyn, Triston, Caled and Asher.

Brenda L. Robinson

May 17, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Thursday, December 14, 1950
Died: 
Tuesday, May 15, 2012
Services: 
Friday, May 18, 2012 - 14:00
Location: 
White's Azle Chapel
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Azleland Memorial Park. Visitation 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Brenda L. Robinson

Brenda was born Dec. 14, 1950, in Aspermont, to Curtis Lee and Mary L. Price Martin. She was a longtime resident of Newark. Brenda was an avid gardener and loved cookouts and being with her family.

She was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers.

Survivors: Husband, Michael Robinson Sr. of Newark; son, Michael Robinson Jr. of North Richland Hills; daughters, Theresa Phillips and husband, Michael, of Fort Hood, Melissa Robinson of Fort Worth and Amber Caraway of Fort Worth; brother, Ronnie Martin of Newark; grandchildren, Jearadt, Jearamy, Jacqueline and Josie; and numerous other family members and friends.

Kenneth P. Estes, Sr.

May 15, 2012 by Anonymous

Died: 
Monday, May 14, 2012
Services: 
Thursday, May 17, 2012 - 11:00
Location: 
White's Azle Chapel
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: 2:15 P.M. at Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 P.M. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Kenneth P. Estes, Sr.

He was loved by many. Kenneth was preceded in death by his brother, James Robert Estes; and father, Royce Waynne Estes.

He was survived by his wife, Cheryl Estes; children, Dashelle Estes Seidel, Eileen Estes, Kenneth Paul Estes, Jr., and Cathy Estes; mother, Ruby Estes; grandchildren, Karlyn, Kyler, Andrew and Elizabeth; brothers, Waynne Estes and Samuel Estes; and a host of loving friends.

Juanita Odell Strickland

May 15, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Saturday, October 9, 1920
Died: 
Monday, May 14, 2012
Services: 
Wednesday, May 16, 2012 - 14:00
Location: 
White's Chapel of Memories, 130 Houston Avenue, Weatherford
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Memory Gardens of the Valley Visitation: 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Weatherford

Juanita Odell Strickland

Juanita was born October 9, 1920 to Lemuel Haden and Myrtle Brown Hogan in Fluvanna. She was a member of Victory Baptist Church.

Juanita was preceded in death by her husband, Marshall Howard Strickland in 2002; brother, Samuel Haden Hogan; sisters, Jeptha Bryant and Evalene Selby.

Survivors: Son, Jimmy Strickland and wife, Christine, of Lake Jackson; daughters, Bertha Barnett and husband, Ken, of Mansfield, Faye Ruggles and husband, Archie, of Amarillo and Marsha Johnson of Weatherford; thirteen grandchildren; thirty-one great-grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren; sister, Geralene Strickland of Levelland.

Martha Geron Osteen

May 14, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Monday, November 20, 1922
Died: 
Friday, May 11, 2012
Services: 
Tuesday, May 15, 2012 - 14:00
Location: 
Perrin Memorial Park Cemetery
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation: 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Monday at White's Funeral Home, 101 N. E. 4th Avenue, Mineral Wells.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home - Mineral Wells

Martha was born November 20, 1922 to Charles and Mary Audrey White in Paris. She was formerly employed by Ben Franklin, Hilley's and Eckerds.

Martha was preceded in death by her husband, Pat Osteen; stepsons, Frank and Don Osteen; brothers, J.C. and Buddy; sisters, Billy Jean and JoAn; niece, Priscilla; and nephew, Bubba.

Survivors: Nieces, Mary Ann McLeister of Princeton, Martha Gladden of Perrin, Melissa Richardson of Grand Prairie, Jennifer Fincher of Perrin and Leslie Jo Stewart of Rantoul, Illinois; great nephews, Cecil, Zack, Jerry Don, Cameron and Matthew; great nieces, Leslie Ann, Rhonda, Jessica, Jennifer Renya and Lee Ann; great-great nephews, Jacob and Landin; great-great nieces, Bridgett and Lindsey.

Joe Jennings

May 8, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Monday, February 14, 1938
Died: 
Tuesday, May 8, 2012
Services: 
Friday, May 11, 2012 - 14:00
Location: 
Springtown Cemetery. Reverend John Conway will officiate.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Springtown

Joe Jennings

Joseph Alfred Jennings was born Feb. 14, 1938, in Jamestown, Ala., son of the late William F. and Clara L. Gardner Jennings. He honorably served his country in the U.S. Navy and retired after many dedicated years of service. After retirement from the Navy, Joe made his career with Lockheed Martin and also retired after many faithful years.

Joe married Cathryn Jennings in Summerville, Ga., on Dec. 13, 1958, and they began their life together. Joe was a longtime resident of Springtown.

Joe was preceded in death by a daughter, Dana Jo Jones; a son, Mike Jennings; parents; and four brothers and sisters.

Survivors: Wife of 53 years, Cathryn Jennings; children, Nathan Alan Jennings, Mary Page Jennings, Penny Alana Joyner and husband, Steven, and Lee Ann Bowen and husband, Gordon; nine grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; brother, Steven Douglas Jennings and wife, Lynn; numerous nieces and nephews; and a host of loving family and friends.

George Lee Hogan

May 7, 2012 by Anonymous

Died: 
Thursday, May 3, 2012
Services: 
Thursday, May 10, 2012 - 10:00
Location: 
White's Chapel of Memories, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford
Other Arrangements: 
Interment in Merriman Cemetery, Ranger. Visitation: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to: 
Platelet Diseases Support Association at www.pdsa.org.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Weatherford

George Lee Hogan

George was born in 1936 to Lee Hogan and Sarah Casey in Eastland, Texas.

He retired from Bell Helicopter in 1983. George was a devoted husband and father that loved his grandchildren and great-grandchildren, as well as his nieces and nephews. He was a principled man of integrity who loved life and family. George enjoyed spending time with his childhood sweetheart and loving wife, Margie Walton Hogan. He was loved and will be missed.

Survivors include his wife, Margie; son, Rod Hogan and wife, Pam, of Aledo; granddaughters, Kandi Baker and husband, Jim, and Rachel Coleman and husband, Brandon; great-grandchildren, Seth and Selah Baker and Urijah Coleman; brother, Roy Hogan and friend, Sarah Brunson; brothers-in-law, Charles Walton and wife, Georgia Ann, Clifton Walton, Weldon Walton and Johnny Walton and wife, Ramona; numerous nieces and nephews; and extended family and friends.

Larry Kent Barclay

May 7, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Tuesday, June 13, 1933
Died: 
Tuesday, May 1, 2012
Funeral Home: 
White’s Funeral Home, Weatherford

Larry Kent Barclay

Larry was born on June 13, 1933 in Lewiston, Illinois.

He was a veteran of the United States Air Force, serving during the Korean War. Larry moved his family to Texas in the early 1960’s and lived in Fort Worth and surrounding counties for the last 50 years. He was retired from General Dynamics, but had a wide variety of occupations over his working career including corporate sales, manufacturing and owning several small businesses. Larry worked most recently as a school bus driver in Aledo. Larry enjoyed a very out-going personality and never met a stranger. He followed sports of all kinds and enjoyed gardening and his dogs.

Larry is survived by his partner of many years, Elaine Johnson of Weatherford; he has a son, Mike Barclay of Fort Worth, wife, Hope and grandson, Nick; son, Larry G. Barclay of Burleson, wife, Karen and grandchildren, John and Betsy.

Jack Ray Aldridge

May 7, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Friday, October 31, 1941
Died: 
Monday, April 23, 2012
Services: 
Saturday, May 12, 2012 - 13:00
Location: 
First Christian Church on North State Highway 19, Montalba, Texas.

Jack Ray Aldridge

Jack was born October 31, 1941 to Jack Lee and Irene Cathey Aldridge, in Palestine. He proudly and honorably served his country in the United States Army. Jack retired after 30 years from Lockheed Martin. He was a partner of Texas Tire Sales in Weatherford.

Survivors include his wife Bonnie Aldridge of Whitesboro; sons, Jackie Aldridge and wife, Stephanie, of Weatherford and Scott Aldridge and wife, Tiffany, of Fort Worth; grandchildren, Blake, Jacalynn and Tanner Aldridge, and Colby and Chloe Aldridge; brother, Robert Aldridge of Perrin; and many loving family members and friends.

Jerry "Chuck" Shive

May 7, 2012 by Anonymous

Born: 
Wednesday, June 21, 1944
Died: 
Thursday, May 3, 2012
Services: 
Monday, May 7, 2012 - 13:00
Location: 
White's Azle Chapel
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation: 4 to 6 P.M. Sunday at the funeral home.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Chuck was born June 21, 1944 in Fort Worth to Jesse and Ruby Shive.

He was a longtime resident of Parker County. Chuck was an avid fisherman and camper. The loves of his life were his wife of 32 years, Dawn, daughters, and grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents.

Survivors: wife, Dawn Shive of Hudson Oaks; daughters, Darla Farley and husband, Mark of Weatherford, Tahra White of Keller,and Laura Putnam and husband, William of Ala.; grandchildren, Mariah, Whitney, Loren, Erika, Tommy, Megan and Lexie; brother, Robbie Shive and wife, Lanie of Fort Worth; and many friends and acquaintances.

Sports Calendar

Friday, October 31

  • AHS Varsity vs. Granbury at Aledo Bearcat Stadium, Football Senior Parent Night, 7:30 p.m.

  • Trinity Christian Academy Varsity at Newman International, 7:30 p.m. *District Game

Tuesday, November 4

  • AHS Varsity Girls Orange at Wichita Falls Varsity Tournament, Canyon West, 9:00 a.m.

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Stephenville Henderson JH 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 Stephenville Henderson JH;
    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.

Friday, November 7

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

Friday, November 14

  • AHS Varsity Girls Black at Texas Girls Classic, Texarkana Country Club through Nov. 15

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