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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.

Shanna Monroe

August 18, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Tuesday, August 5, 1975
Died: 
Sunday, August 14, 2011
Services: 
Thursday, August 18, 2011 (All day)
Location: 
Lone Star Cemetery in Poolville
Memorials may be made to: 
In lieu of flowers the family suggest donations be made in Shanna's name to Susan G. Komen Foundation, 5005 LBJ Freeway, Suite, 250, Dallas, TX 75244.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Shanna Monroe
Shanna was born August 5, 1975 to Jobie Eugene and Paula Stricklan Monroe in Jackson, Mississippi. She graduated from Springtown High School in 1994.

Survivors: husband, John Ray Rogers; mother, Paula Stricklan of LA.; father Eugene Monroe of MS.; sons, Richard Roger of Jackson, MS. and Barrett Monroe of Graford; sisters, Sherry and Shella Monroe.

Ellis Edward Foster

August 18, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Sunday, April 2, 1933
Died: 
Tuesday, August 16, 2011
Services: 
Monday, August 22, 2011 (All day)
Location: 
Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery. Private Service.
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation: 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday, August 21, 2011 at White's Funeral Home in Weatherford.
Memorials may be made to: 
In lieu of flowers the family suggests donations may be made to Weatherford Little League, PO Box 941, Weatherford, TX 76086.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Weatherford

Ellis Edward Foster
Ellis Edward Foster
Ellis was born in Panora, Iowa April 2, 1933 the son of Alonzo Samuel and Julia Mae Foster. He was a 1951 graduate of Perry High School. Ellis was a long time resident of Weatherford. Ellis served his country honorably in the U.S. Air Force and the U.S. Postal Service for a combined total of more than 50 years. Mr. Foster was an avid fan of the Chicago Cubs, enjoyed baseball cards, bowling and coin collecting. He was preceded in death by his parents; and brother, Vernon Foster.

Linda Kay Kirby

August 16, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Tuesday, July 16, 1946
Died: 
Sunday, August 14, 2011
Services: 
Thursday, August 18, 2011 - 11:00
Location: 
Azle Christian Church
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Azleland Memorial Park. Visitation: 6 to 8 P.M. Wednesday at White's Azle Funeral Home.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Linda Kay Kirby
Linda was born July 16, 1946 in Lubbock to the late Vincent and Ethel Giles Foy. Survivors: husband, Joe Kirby of Azle; son, Mike Kirby of Sunset; daughters, Kim Knight and Kristy Brantley both of Azle; grandchildren, Clayton Brantley and Trent Knight; brothers, Glen Foy, Bill Foy and David Foy; and other loving family members and friends.

Sports Calendar

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

Friday, January 2

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Maypearl at Aledo High School, A 4:00 pm and JV 5:30 pm.

Saturday, January 3

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Joshua/Cleburne (Dark) at Cleburne, B 12:00 pm.

  • Aledo Soccer Alumni Game at Bearcat Stadium, Ladycats 12:00 pm and Bearcats 2:00 pm.

Tuesday, January 6

  • Aledo Bearcats at Burleson Centennial, JV 5:00 pm, Varsity 6:30 pm and A 8:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Ladycats at Burleson Centennial, JV 5:00 pm, Freshmen 6:30 pm and Varsity 8:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Bearcats at Boswell, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm.

Thursday, January 8

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Waxahachie 287 Tournament

  • Aledo Ladycats vs The Colony at Waxahachie Tournament, 7:30 pm. January 9 & 10 opponenet and time TBA.

  • Aledo Middle School Ladycats at Brewer. 7th Grade C 5:00 pm, B 6:00 pm and A 7:00 pm. 8th Grade C 5:00 pm, B 6:00 pm and A 7:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Middle School Bearcats vs Brewer Middle School. 7th at Aledo Gym 1, C 5:00 pm, B 6:00 pm and A 7:00 pm. 8th at Aledo MPC, C 5:00 pm, B 6:00 pm and A 7:00 pm. *District Game

Friday, January 9

  • Aledo Middle School Bearcats 7th & 8th A at Azle Junior High School Tournament.

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