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Cecil Carr

September 26, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Friday, October 26, 1923
Died: 
Saturday, September 24, 2011
Services: 
Thursday, September 29, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
Bethel Cemetery
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel

Cecil Carr was born October 26, 1923 in Eastland, Texas to Ernest and Effie Carr. Mr. Carr was a member of North Main Church of Christ, a retired farmer and a former salesman for Carter Ivy Hardware. He is preceded in death by his daughters, Janice Ellis and Joyce Sosebee.

Survivors: Wife, Alice Carr, son, Jeff Carr, sisters, Lorene Jenkins and Irene Jennings, three grandchildren, Jacob Ellis, Briana Reagan and Devon Sosebee, three great grandchildren, Kegan, Kaden and Kaylee.

Bobby Dale Finchum

September 26, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Sunday, October 31, 1943
Died: 
Sunday, September 25, 2011
Services: 
Tuesday, September 27, 2011 - 14:00
Location: 
Springtown Church of Christ., 316 Church St.,
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Jaybird Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at White's Funeral Home., 401 N. Main St., Springtown.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Springtown.

Bobby Dale Finchum

Bobby was born October 31, 1943 in Childress to William S. Finchum and Mildred H. Russell. He was a long time resident of the Azle area. Bobby's greatest enjoyment came from his car lot and his family.

Bobby was preceded in death by his parents, a sister and two brothers.

SURVIVORS: spouse, Jackie Finchum of Cleburne; daughter, Lana Cobb and husband, Jason of Springtown; son, Jason Finchum and wife, Jennifer of Springtown; brother, Kenneth and wife, Teresa of CO; sister, Patsy Jouett
of Childress; eight granddaughters; one grandson.

Lillyanne Rose White

September 26, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Friday, September 16, 2011
Died: 
Friday, September 16, 2011
Services: 
Monday, September 26, 2011 - 14:00
Location: 
Springtown Cemetery
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Springtown

Lillyanne was born September 16, 2011 in Fort Worth, Texas to Laura Renee Lemmings and Tommy Joe White. Our precious angel, Lilly is gone but never forgotten. She is now in the arms of the angels.

Lilly was preceded in death by her grandmother, Melanie Sue Lemmings.

Survivors: parents, Laura Lemmings and Tommy White; sister, Jennifer White; brother, Wesley White; grandparents, Butch Lemmings and step-grandmother, Nina Lemmings; paternal grandparents, Thomas and Velvea Lynn White; great-grandmother, Georgia Wheeler; uncle, Joe Coffee; aunts, Lacy Lemmings and Cassie Rodecap; numerous great-aunts, uncles, and numerous cousins.

James Arthur Carter

September 22, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Wednesday, November 3, 1926
Died: 
Tuesday, September 20, 2011
Services: 
Friday, September 23, 2011 - 13:00
Location: 
White's Azle Chapel
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Ash Creek Cemetery, Azle. Visitation: 12:00 to 12:30 P.M.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Jimmie was born November 3, 1926 in Azle the youngest child of Atlas and Beatrice Gipson Carter. He made his profession of faith as a young boy at Ash Creek Baptist Church in Azle. Jimmie graduated from Azle High School and honorably served his country in the Merchant Marines during World War II, traveling to many places. He enjoyed living at his lake front property on Lake Worth. Jimmie loved Fort Worth and knew it like the back of his hand. He enjoyed keeping up with the stock market, the Dallas Cowboys, golf and the TCU Horned Frogs. He had a quick-wit and sense of humor and it was a pleasure to be in his company.

Jimmie was preceded in death by his wife, Jackie in 2005; his parents; and brothers, W. A. and Allen Carter.

James Leo Brewer

September 22, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Wednesday, September 24, 1958
Died: 
Monday, September 19, 2011
Services: 
Friday, September 23, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel with Rev. Rbie Threatt officiating
Other Arrangements: 
Interment will follow in the Tin Top Cemetery. Visitation: 6-8 PM, Thursday at the funeral home.
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel

James Leo Brewer

James Brewer was born September 24, 1958 in Weatherford to Howard Paul and Virginia Ann Holbrook Brewer. James was a member of First Baptist Church and a long time employee of the Weatherford Post Office. He began working part time at the post office at age 19 while perusing his interest in automobiles as a salesman at a parts store. A short time later, James was hired as a full time rural route carrier with the post office and continued his love for cars on his off time. He always enjoyed going to Corpus Christi on deep sea fishing tours and spending time exploring the ocean.

James was preceded in death by his father Howard Paul Brewer, in 1992.

Shane Weston Cook

September 22, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Wednesday, July 28, 1971
Died: 
Saturday, September 17, 2011
Services: 
Saturday, September 24, 2011 - 10:30
Location: 
White's Azle Chapel
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Jaybird Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 P.M. Friday at White's Azle Funeral Home.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Shane Weston Cook

Shane was born July 28, 1971 in Blackwell, Okla. He was a very young at heart 40 year old. Shane was loved and will be missed by all who knew him.

Survivors: Mother, Melba Simpson and her dear friend, Pat Blackstock; son, Weston Cook; sister, Melissa Anderberg and her husband, Bruce and their children, Lisa, Jeremy, Shawnna and Sledge; girlfriend, LaShea Rodden and her children, Devon and Nevaeh; aunt and uncle, Charlene and Bill Cook; and many friends and acquaintances.

John "Jack" Frank Brow

September 20, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Sunday, January 6, 1929
Died: 
Tuesday, September 20, 2011
Services: 
Thursday, September 22, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
White's Azle Chapel
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Ash Creek Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 P.M. Wednesday at White's Azle Funeral Home.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

John "Jack" Frank Brow
Jack was born January 6, 1929 in Fresno, Calif. to John Frank and Christine Rose Jones Brow. He was a longtime resident of Azle. Jack loved to watch sports on television especially the Dallas Cowboys. He also enjoyed shopping with his wife, Glenda. Jack was preceded in death by his parents; a sister; and daughter, Judy Dixon.

Bryan Frailey

September 19, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Friday, April 23, 1954
Died: 
Monday, September 12, 2011
Services: 
Monday, September 19, 2011 - 11:30
Location: 
White's Funeral Home, 401 North Main Street, Springtown.
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Azleland Memorial Park, Reno. Visitation: 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to: 
In lieu of usual remembrances, the Frailey family suggests consideration of donations in Bryan's memory to the American Heart Association, Post Office Box 841125, Dallas, Texas 75284-1125.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Springtown

Bryan Cecil Frailey was born April 23, 1954, in Fort Worth, son of the late Harvey G. and Barbara Bell Frailey. He honorably served his country in the United States Navy and made his career as a custom painter. Bryan had a great sense of humor and left an impression on every life he touched. He was an outdoorsman and loved fishing and the Dallas Cowboys. He really appreciated a pretty yard and enjoyed working in his yard and sitting on the front porch. Roscoe, his faithful dog, was his buddy.

Bryan was preceded in death by his parents; and a brother, Dale Jett.

William B. Burten

September 19, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Friday, August 22, 1930
Died: 
Friday, September 16, 2011
Services: 
Wednesday, September 21, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
White's Funeral Chapel, 401 North Main St., Springtown
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Annis Chapel Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to: 
In lieu of flowers, the Burten family suggests tributes in Bill's name to Neighbor to Neighbors, 413 South Main St., Springtown, Texas 76082.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Springtown

William B. Burten

William Boyd Burten was born Aug. 22, 1930, in Fort Worth. He loved to be outdoors but really loved fishing and keeping his lawn manicured. Bill also liked to travel with Audrey, whom he married on April 30, 1982, in Fort Worth. However, his favorite pastime was tinkering in his garage He made his career as an optician and retired after many dedicated years. Bill proudly served his country in the United States Air Force.

Bill was preceded in death by his mother, Ethel Witherspoon and husband, Morris; and his father, Willie J. Burten.

Diane Young

September 19, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Thursday, July 19, 1956
Died: 
Saturday, September 17, 2011
Services: 
Wednesday, September 21, 2011 - 10:45
Location: 
Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation: 6 to 8 P.M. Tuesday at White's Azle Funeral Home, 105 Denver Trail, Azle.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Diane Young

Diane was born July 19, 1956 in Houston to Benjamin and Helen DeLoache. Diane had lived in the Springtown and Azle area for 20 years. She was always proud to be a Baylor Bear. Diane and husband, Alan were married June 20, 1987 in Longview. their daughter, Catherine was born July 16, 1991. Diane was a school librarian in Port Isabel and also in Fort Worth. She liked to work crossword puzzles and be on the computer. Diane was a member of Walnut Creek Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her father.

Sports Calendar

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

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

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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