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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.

Larry Don Hughes

September 13, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Saturday, August 6, 1949
Died: 
Sunday, September 11, 2011
Services: 
Friday, September 16, 2011 - 12:00
Location: 
White's Azle Chapel
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Larry Don Hughes
Larry Don was born to Archie and Stella Hall Hughes in Fort Worth on August 6, 1949. He was long time resident of Springtown. Larry Don was an avid sports fan, he loved fishing, golf and bowling. He was a very hard worker, who dearly loved his family. Larry honorably served his country in the United States Navy.

Larry was preceded in death by his parents; and niece, Teresa White.

Survivors: daughter, Shawnda Hughes of Fort Worth; sons, Chris Hughes and wife, Jana of White Settlement, and Brandon Hughes of Springtown; sister, Patricia White and husband, Dean of Calif.; grandchildren, Brittany, Auston, Hailey and Jaime; also his beloved pets, Mia and Mugsy.

Lydia Bell Mason

September 13, 2011 by Anonymous

Died: 
Sunday, September 11, 2011
Services: 
Wednesday, September 14, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
Burkburnett Memorial Cemetery with Pastor Roger Sanford of the Community Church in Electra officiating
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation: Tuesday from 6 to 7 p.m. at Owens & Brumley Funeral Home in Burkburnett.
Memorials may be made to: 
Alzheimer’s Association of North Central Texas 901 Indiana, Wichita Falls, TX. 76301.
Funeral Home: 
Owens & Brumley Funeral Home, Burkburnett

Lydia was preceded in death by her husband Herman Mason, son Jerry Glen Mason and son-in-law Butch Gilbert.

Survivors include her two daughters Pat Gilbert and Dorothy Shelnutt both of Punkin Center; three sons, Donald (Pete) Mason and wife Sandra of Aledo, TX; Rickey Mason and wife Traye of Holliday, TX; and Mickey Mason of Irving, TX; sister Betty Keran of Garden Valley, CA; 13 Grandchildren, 32 Great Grandchildren, and 18 Great Great Grandchildren and one on the way.

Condolences to the family may be sent to www.owensandbrumley.com.

Gary E. Brown

September 13, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Wednesday, March 7, 1956
Died: 
Tuesday, August 23, 2011
Other Arrangements: 
Memorial service: and benefit/party, 1 p.m. Sunday, September 25 at Spencer's Corner, 6861 Green Oaks, Fort Worth.

Gary E. Brown was born March 7, 1956, and was a 1974 graduate of O.D. Wyatt High School. He was a lifelong Forth Worth and Aledo resident.

Claudia Thompson Mundy

September 12, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Wednesday, January 21, 1942
Died: 
Saturday, September 10, 2011
Services: 
Friday, September 16, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
White's Funeral Home, 401 North Main Street, Springtown
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Springtown

Claudia Thompson Mundy

Claudia DeFayne Thompson was born Jan. 21, 1942, in Portsmouth, Va., daughter of the late Albert S. and Juanita McCarley Thompson. She married Bobby Mundy in Oklahoma on Feb. 1, 1958, and they began their life together. Claudia worked from her home as a seamstress and her hobbies included gardening and tending to her various animals. She will be remembered for her hearty laugh and wisdom. Claudia would say that you could move the mountain you stood on.

Claudia was preceded in death by her son, Bobby Mundy Jr., on April 26, 2010; her parents; and brother, Albert S. Thompson Jr.

Phrona Bernice Selby Sanders

September 12, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Wednesday, November 5, 1919
Died: 
Monday, September 12, 2011
Services: 
Saturday, September 17, 2011 - 11:00
Location: 
White's Funeral Home, 101 N. E. 4th Avenue, Mineral Wells
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Woodland Park Cemetery. Officiating: Ronnie Davidson and Mike Stover. Visitation: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Friday, at the funeral home.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Mineral Wells

Phrona was born November 5, 1919 in Torrington, Wyoming to the late Akron and Modena Selby. She met and married Henry Sanders, who was from Haskel and worked in the C C Camps in Torrington, Wyoming, on August 3, 1940. They were long time residents of Mineral Wells and they enjoyed traveling together.

Phrona had many jobs, but loved selling Avon and won many awards. In Mineral Wells, she worked at Ben Franklin and Electra, before retiring.

Her grandchildren were a great blessing to her and she enjoyed growing her garden and having the grandchildren "sneak" her strawberries.
Phrona was a member of Faith Fellowship Chapel and loved going to church.

Sports Calendar

Tuesday, December 2

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Birdville, B 6 p.m., A 4:30 p.m., JV 6 p.m. and Varsity 7:30 p.m.

  • Aledo Ladycats at Springtown, Freshmen 5:30 p.m., JV 5:30 p.m. and Varsity 7 p.m.

Thursday, December 4

  • Aledo Ladycats Freshmen and JV at Mineral Wells Invitational

  • Aledo Bearcats B, A, JV and Varsity at Weatherford New Car Dealers Tournament

  • Aledo Ladycats Varsity at Fort Worth Cowtown Classic

Tuesday, December 9

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Stephenville at Aledo High School, B 6 p.m., A 4:30 p.m., JV 6 p.m. and Varsity 7:30 p.m.

  • Aledo Ladycats at Granbury, Freshmen 5 p.m., JV 5 p.m. and Varsity 6:30 p.m., *District Game

Thursday, December 11

  • Aledo Bearcats B, A, JV and Varsity at Decatur Tournament

Monday, December 15

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Southwest at Aledo High School, B 5 p.m., A 5 p.m. and JV 6:30 p.m.

Tuesday, December 16

  • Aledo Ladycats vs. Cleburne at Aledo High School, Freshmen 5 p.m., JV 5 p.m. and Varsity 6:30 p.m., *District Game

Friday, December 19

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Joshua at Aledo High School, A 8 p.m., JV 5 p.m. and Varsity 6:30 p.m., *District Game

  • Aledo Ladycats vs. Joshua at Aledo High School, Freshmen 6:30 p.m., JV 5 p.m. and Varsity 8 p.m., *District Game

Monday, December 29

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Moritz Auto Group Holiday Classic, Aledo

  • Aledo Ladycats Varsity at Fibermax Caprock Classic, Lubbock

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