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Gertie Dean Gaston

August 30, 2011 by Anonymous

Died: 
Monday, August 29, 2011
Services: 
Friday, September 2, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
White's Azle Funeral Home
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Ash Creek Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at White's Azle Funeral Home.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Gertie Dean Gaston
Mrs. Gaston lived in Azle over 40 years and worked close to 20 of those years at Quick Wash. She lived a life loved by many, she was so very kind with a heart of gold. Mrs. Gaston was preceded in death by her parents; two loving sisters, Faye and Pauline.

Survivors: daughter, Patty Valliere and husband, Danny; grandchildren, Amanda Richardson and husband, David Mikulwicz, Jeremy Richardson and wife, Angie; great-grandchildren, Ryan, Zoie and Jadon; and a host of family and friends.

Josh Adams

August 30, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Monday, November 30, 1992
Died: 
Sunday, August 28, 2011
Services: 
Thursday, September 1, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
First Assembly of God, 114 Porter Dr., Azle
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Jaybird Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Wed. at White's Azle Funeral Home
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Josh Adams
Josh was born November 30, 1992 to Andy Rhea and Patricia Adams in Arlington. He graduated from Texas Challenge Academy in Sheffield in July, 2010 and was currently a senior at Perrin High School. He liked riding motorcycles and motocross.

Josh's friends will have a rodeo in his honor. He loved his girlfriend, Mercedes very much and would do anything for anybody.

Josh was preceded in death by his grandparents, Herman R. and Bernice Adams.

Stephen Earl Dewveall

August 29, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Monday, August 25, 1952
Died: 
Friday, August 26, 2011
Services: 
Tuesday, August 30, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
Willow Park Baptist Church with Pastor Clark Bosher officiating
Other Arrangements: 
Internment will follow in Annetta Cemetery. Visitation 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, August 29 at Glabreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel.
Memorials may be made to: 
Vitas Hospice 2501 Parkview Drive, Suite 300 Fort Worth, Texas 76102 or A Place for Grace 100 Christopher Ct. Weatherford, Texas 76088.
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Home

Stephen was born August 25, 1952 to Charles and Leta Mae Dewveall in Weatherford, Texas.
He was an accomplished handyman woodworker and a wood pattern maker; contracting with several companies. He enjoyed camping and square dancing. Stephen was a devoted Christian and a member of Willow Park Baptist Church. He was a faithful loving husband and a dedicated supportive dad and papaw.

Survivors include his wife of 25 years, Diane Dewveall of Aledo; daughters, Salynda Duvall and husband Charlie of Haltom City, Christy Vining and husband Chris of Shreveport and Laura Holcomb and husband David of White Settlement; parents, Chuck and Leta Dewveall of Weatherford; sister, Charlena Riffe and husband Robert of Weatherford; five grandchildren and one great grandchild.

Mary Lou Folio

August 25, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Monday, December 8, 1930
Died: 
Wednesday, August 24, 2011
Services: 
Wednesday, August 31, 2011 - 11:00
Location: 
Memorial Service: White's Azle Chapel
Memorials may be made to: 
Memorials: In lieu of flowers the family suggest contributions be made to the American Cancer Society, 3301 W. Freeway, Fort Worth, TX 76107.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Mary Lou Folio

Mary Lou was born to Paul Conover and Alice Catherine Ryan Burd in Boston, Mass. December 8, 1930. She was a member of the Cowtown Coaches and VIP Bowling Leagues. Mary Lou was preceded in death by her parents.

Survivors: husband, Lt. Col. Russell J. Folio, Ret; brother, Paul Burd of Maine; loving friend, Tae Markgraf; numerous nieces and nephews; and a host of loving friends.

Ronald Mack Carter

August 24, 2011 by Anonymous

Died: 
Tuesday, August 23, 2011
Services: 
Friday, August 26, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
Northside Baptist Church
Other Arrangements: 
Burial at Tin Top Cemetery. Visitation will be held Thursday August 25, 2011 from 6 to 8 p.m. at White’s Funeral Home in Weatherford.
Memorials may be made to: 
In lieu of flowers the family request that monetary gifts be left in his honor to the Hubert & Willie Bennett Scholarship Fund at Weatherford College.
Funeral Home: 
White’s Funeral Home

Ronald Mack Carter

Kenneth M. Cox

August 24, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Wednesday, February 8, 1939
Died: 
Sunday, August 21, 2011
Services: 
Thursday, August 25, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
Faith Presbyterian Church in Aledo.
Memorials may be made to: 
Donations may be made in Ken's honor to All Saints' Episcopal School of Fort Worth. (https://www.asesftw.org/giveonline)or 9700 Saints Circle, Fort Worth, Texas 76108.
Funeral Home: 
Laurel Land Funeral Home, Dallas.

Kenneth was born February 8, 1939 to Melvin and Juanita Cox in Melissa, Texas.

Frances Eloise Wadsworth Simmons

August 18, 2011 by Anonymous

Died: 
Tuesday, August 9, 2011
Services: 
Saturday, August 20, 2011 - 14:00
Location: 
Azleland Memorial Park Chapel, Reno.
Other Arrangements: 
Chaplain Joel Watson will be officating. Inurnment: Azleland Memorial Park.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Frances Eloise Wadsworth Simmons
Mrs. Simmons was born in Oneonta, AL. the daughter of William and Mae Bell Wadsworth. She moved to the Fort Worth area in 1968 and lived in Joshua for the past eleven years.

She was a loving and devoted homemaker, mom, grandmother, "Granny", great-grandmother, and great-great grandmother. Frances was a member of the Elm Grove Baptist Church in Azle. She was preceded in death by her husband of 30 years, Clyde Simmons in 1978; her parents; brothers, Early, Burnos, Ernest Wadsworth; great-grandsons, Derrick Hamilton and Daniel Matkovich.

David V. Hardin

August 18, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Sunday, January 2, 1944
Died: 
Thursday, August 18, 2011
Services: 
Thursday, August 18, 2011 - 13:30
Location: 
White's Funeral Home.
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Dilbeck Cemetey Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home

David V. Hardin

David was born January 2, 1944 in Bagwell to Travis and Jessie Hardin. He was very devoted to God and to his family and enjoyed all aspects of life, including fishing, gardening and his pets. David was a long time resident
of Poolville and a retired produce manager. He was much loved and will be missed by all.

David was preceded in death by his wife, Norma; his son, Randy; his parents; two brothers and one sister.

SURVIVORS: Son and daughter-in-law Mike and Christy Hardin; three grandchildren, Erica, Aaron and Jonathan; sister, Clara and numerous
relatives and friends.

Walter L. Uptain

August 18, 2011 by Anonymous

Died: 
Monday, August 15, 2011
Services: 
Friday, August 19, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
St. Stephen's Catholic Church
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Memory Gardens of the Valley. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at White's Funeral Home with Rosary at 7:00 p.m.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Weatherford

Walter L. Uptain
Walter was born near Clarksville, Arkansas the son of John and Martha Uptain. He served during World War II and was proud to be an American. Walter was a loving husband and father and worked hard to support his family. Walter was employed as a diesel mechanic for 33 years at Darr Equipment. He was known as the mechanic to call when there was a problem with a tractor. After his retirement from Darr, Walter worked for Fort Worth Crushed Stone for 18 years. He retired the second time at the age of 80.

Alvin Hill Prince Jr.

August 18, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Tuesday, October 29, 1918
Died: 
Tuesday, August 16, 2011
Services: 
Friday, August 19, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
First United Methodist Church of Azle
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: 3 p.m. in Lutheran Cemetery in Clifton. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at White's Azle Funeral Home.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Alvin Hill Prince Jr.
Alvin Hill Prince Jr. was born Oct. 29, 1918, in Valley Mills. He graduated from Valley Mills High School in 1936. Alvin was employed by Humble Oil & Refining Co. in both Ingleside and Baytown.

During his years with Humble Oil and Refining Co., he served almost four years during World War II in the United States Marine Corps. Most of his military time was on Midway and Guam islands. Shortly after his discharge from the Marine Corps, he went to work for Texas New Mexico Power Co. He retired in 1983 after a 36-year career with the company. While with this company, he lived in Clifton, Hamilton, Alvin, LaMarque, League City, Fort Worth and Azle.

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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