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Wilma Largent

June 14, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Friday, October 9, 1925
Died: 
Sunday, June 12, 2011
Services: 
Thursday, June 16, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
Azleland Memorial Park, Reno.
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation: 6 to 8 P.M. Wednesday, June 15 at White's Azle Funeral Home.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Wilma Largent
Wilma was born October 9, 1925 in Clairiette to Andrew Jackson and Mary Duncan Pickett. She was a longtime resident of Azle. Wilma was an avid seamstress and loved her quilting and embroidery work. Wilma did volunteer work with Azle Manor Nursing Home for many years.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and a sister.

Survivors: daughter, Shirley Barnwell; son, Gary Cornstubble and wife, Jannette all of Tenn.;daughter, Kay Wright and husband, Mike of Fort Worth; brothers, Cecil Pickett, A.J. Pickett, Jr. both of Azle and Donald Pickett of Denton; sisters, Jean Barnard and Roxie Kirbie both of Azle.

Haley Mae Mobley

June 13, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Wednesday, July 23, 1997
Died: 
Friday, June 10, 2011
Services: 
Wednesday, June 15, 2011 - 11:00
Location: 
Outreach of Love Church, 3591 E. Hwy. 199, Springtown.
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Private. Visitation: 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at White's Funeral Home, 401 N. Main St., Springtown.
Memorials may be made to: 
In lieu of usual remembrances, the Mobley family suggests consideration of memorials in Haley's memory to Cook Children's Medical Center, 801 7th Ave., Fort Worth, Texas 76104 or SPCA of Texas, 2400 Lone Star Drive, Dallas, Texas 75212.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Springtown

Haley Mae Mobley

Haley Mae Mobley was born July 23, 1997, in Weatherford, daughter of Michael Wayne and Tisha Frances Holsomback Mobley. She was an eighth-grader at Springtown Middle School, where she was very active in athletics and advanced art. Haley loved to read and played volleyball, ran track, and loved to swim. In fact, it was said that she was a fish out of water. Haley was also an animal lover. She loved her dog, Zeus, and her kitty cats, Tigger, Toby and Muffin. She loved to dress-up but was most comfortable at home on the couch with her family. One of her favorite foods was mashed potatoes with gravy. She loved ketchup on anything and even had a t-shirt that said "I put ketchup on my ketchup."

Monty Gene Anderson II

June 9, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Sunday, March 31, 1957
Died: 
Thursday, June 2, 2011
Services: 
Friday, June 10, 2011 - 14:30
Location: 
White's Azle Chapel
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Monty Gene Anderson II

Monty was born March 31, 1957 in Tulsa, Okla. to Monty Gene and Willa Schupbach Anderson. He graduated from Antelope Valley High School, Lancaster, Caif. and LaVerne University in Los Angeles, Calif. Monty was employed at Lockheed Martin as Senior Project Manager for 30 plus years. He was deeply loved and will be missed by all of his family.

Timothy Earl Roden

June 7, 2011 by Anonymous

Died: 
Friday, June 3, 2011
Services: 
Friday, June 10, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel
Other Arrangements: 
Interment will follow in Annetta Cemetery. Visitation: 6-8 PM, Thursday, June 9, 2011 at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to: 
Memorials may be made to Colon Cancer Research by mail at, Fight Colorectal Cancer, 1414 Prince Street Suite 204 Alexandria, VA 22314 or by phone at 703-548-1225.
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard

Timothy Earl Roden

As a loving husband and caring father, Tim's gentle manner and thoughtful guidance lives on with his wife Wendy Walker Roden, and his adoring children, Treagan Earl Roden, 8, and Taryn Elyse Roden, 6.

As a master machinist and co-founder of Roden's All-Star Machine & Mfg., Tim's insightful expertise and leadership helped build the family company from a 3 man garage-shop, to a corporation with over 80 employees, whose livelihoods are his living legacy.

As a friend, Tim's loyalty and sense of humor touched all those around him. His love of life thrives in everyone fortunate enough to have known him.

Jimmy G. Crawford

June 7, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Friday, September 24, 1954
Died: 
Sunday, June 5, 2011
Services: 
Friday, June 10, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
First Baptist Church of Azle, 1017 Boyd Road, Azle.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Jimmy G. Crawford

Jimmy was born September 24, 1954 in Fort Worth to Charles Ray and Betty Dobbins Crawford. He was a graduate of Haltom High School. Jimmy dearly loved his family, fishing and playing bingo.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Survivors: wife of 37 years, Charlotte Crawford; son, Chris Crawford and wife, Kathy; grandchildren, Amanda, Cole, Hayleigh, Emilee and Katie; one great-grandchild on the way; brother, Eddy Crawford and wife, Betty; and loving family and friends.

Mary Ellen Roberson

June 7, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Sunday, May 9, 1926
Died: 
Tuesday, June 7, 2011
Services: 
Wednesday, June 8, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
White’s Funeral Home Chapel in Springtown.
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation was from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, June 7 at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to: 
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the First United Methodist Church at North Main and Third St., Springtown, TX in memory of Mary Ellen Roberson.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Springtown.

Mary Ellen Roberson was born in Oklahoma City, OK on May 9, 1926. Mary Ellen grew up in Springtown, Texas where she attended school and graduated from Springtown High School. She attended Texas State College for Women in Denton, Texas now known as Texas Woman’s University and majored in home economics. Mary Ellen married Anes
Roberson in 1946 and together they began a successful dairy business with her father, Eli Hart.

Anes and Mary Ellen spent 20 years in the west Texas town of Andrews before returning to the Springtown farm in 1973. During this
period of their lives, Mary Ellen was a Cub Scout den mother, designed and made twirling costumes for her daughter, and was a paper agent for the Midland Reporter Telegram.

Barbara Anne Warriner

June 7, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Sunday, November 2, 1947
Died: 
Sunday, June 5, 2011
Services: 
Wednesday, June 8, 2011 - 18:00
Location: 
Holy Redeemer Catholic Church in Aledo
Other Arrangements: 
Father Publius Xuereb will celebrate. The family invites attendees for a meal following the Mass. Visitation will be 5:30 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 7, at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church, where a rosary will be recited at 7 p.m.
Memorials may be made to: 
Susan G. Komen Foundation, P.O. Box 650309, Dallas, Texas 75265-0309.
Funeral Home: 
Thompson's Harveson & Cole Funeral Home and Crematory

Barbara Anne Warriner

Barbara was born November 2, 1947, in East Cleveland, Ohio to Norman and Mary Shelton.

In 1967, she earned an associate's degree in nursing from Cuyahoga Community College and worked as a licensed registered nurse for the Veterans Administration in Ohio. Additionally, she was a small-business owner, running an animal grooming business in North Royalton, Ohio, and held a Realtor's license. Her greatest profession was that of a dedicated and loving wife, mother, grandmother, aunt, mother-in-law, sister-in-law and friend.

Thena Elaine Webb Kennedy

June 3, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Wednesday, January 9, 1929
Died: 
Tuesday, May 31, 2011
Other Arrangements: 
Private Services were held for Thena Elaine Webb Kennedy.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Weatherford

Thena Elaine Webb Kennedy was born on January 9, 1929 to Jim and Cora Webb. Thena lived with her son Joey who cared for and stayed by her side. She was married to Weldon Kennedy for over 60 years. They began their own small meat packing business in 1962. The small business grew from their garage to a large plant in Weatherford.

She was devoted to helping others and helped so many in her life time that she will be deeply missed by all. She loved her family, was always there for her children and would do anything for them. Thena always had only nice things to say to and about people. She loved her dogs, cats and bird Barnabee. One of her biggest loves of all was Elvis Presley. She enjoyed listening and dancing to his music.

Bill "Pop" Lane

June 3, 2011 by Anonymous

Died: 
Saturday, May 28, 2011
Other Arrangements: 
Memorial Service: 2 p.m. Sunday, June 12 at Willow Lake Gardens, 3400 Mineral Wells Highway.
Memorials may be made to: 
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Central United Methodist Church, 1007 S.W. 4th Ave., Mineral Wells, TX 76067 or to the Bill "Pop" Lane Memorial Fund at Mineral Wells Animal Shelter, 101 FM 2256, Mineral Wells, TX 76067.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home

Bill "Pop" LaneBill "Pop" Lane

Bill was a longtime resident of Garner. His family was the most important thing in his life. Bill loved to junk hunt, cook and work in his yard. He was an avid Western and Disney movie fan. Bill was preceded in death by his parents.

Ray Alton Banks

June 1, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Saturday, August 5, 1933
Died: 
Wednesday, June 1, 2011
Services: 
Saturday, June 4, 2011 - 11:00
Location: 
White's Azle Funeral Home
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: 1:30 P.M. Saturday at Oaklawn Cemetery in Decatur. Visitation: 6 to 8 P.M. Friday at White's Azle Funeral Home
Memorials may be made to: 
In lieu of flowers the family suggest donations be made in Ray's name to Community Hospice, James L. West, 1111 Summit Ave., Fort Worth, Texas 76104 or The American Cancer Society, 3301 W. Freeway, Fort Worth, TX 76107.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Ray Alton BanksRay Alton Banks

Ray was born August 5, 1933. He honorably served his country in the United States Navy. Ray was a member of VFW Post 2137 in Azle and was also a member of the Clown Unit of the Shriners. He was a general contractor for the past 43 years.

Ray was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Juanita Banks in 1985; sister, Lou Ella Brewer; and brother, Gene Banks.

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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