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Betty Lee Williams Pope Southern

September 6, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Monday, April 27, 1925
Died: 
Tuesday, September 6, 2011
Services: 
Tuesday, September 6, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
Agnes Independent Baptist Church, 350 Agnes North, Springtown
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Poolville Cemetery Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at White's Funeral Home, 401 N. Main Street, Springtown
Memorials may be made to: 
Agnes Independent Baptist Church or to a charity of your choice.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home

Betty Lee Williams Pope Southern

Betty was born April 27, 1925 to Thomas A. and Lessie Waters Moore in Poolville. She was a life time resident of Poolville. Her church, children and grandchildren were the highlight of her life. Betty served others through her nursing career as an LVN.

She was preceded in death by her husbands; her parents; two sisters and two brothers.

Survivors: son, Jimmy Williams and wife, Ellen, of Haltom City; daughter, Doris Williams of Poolville; son, Tommy Williams and wife, Alice, of Weatherford; brother, Foy Moore and wife, Ann, of Springtown; nine grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; beloved dog, Mia; and many other family members, church family and friends.

Barbara June Dake

September 6, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Friday, June 6, 1930
Died: 
Saturday, September 3, 2011
Services: 
Wednesday, September 7, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
White's Funeral Chapel, 105 Denver Trail, Azle.
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Azleland Memorial Park. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Barbara June Dake
Barbara June Dake was born June 6, 1930, in Winters, daughter of the late Russell Moore and Willie Foster Burton. She married Roy Dake in 1950 in Wheeler and they began their life together. June was a member of The Gideons International and participated in prison ministries. She was a prolific published writer.

June had a servant's heart and was very good at helping those that were less fortunate as well as volunteering her time with a hospice group. She also taught Sunday school and was a member of Walnut Creek Baptist Church.

June was preceded in death by her husband, Roy Dake; a grandson, Joel Williams; a sister, Geraldine Barbee; and her parents.

Teresa Lynn Aimone Blackburn

September 6, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Tuesday, September 4, 1956
Died: 
Wednesday, August 31, 2011
Services: 
Saturday, September 3, 2011 - 18:00
Location: 
White's Chapel of Memories, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford.
Memorials may be made to: 
Parker County Library in Weatherford. The Library Gardens was one of Teresa's pet projects. As much as Teresa loved flowers, we know she is now surrounded by more beautiful flowers than ever found on earth.
Funeral Home: 
White's Chapel of Memories, 130 Houston Ave., Weatherford.

Teresa Lynn Aimone Blackburn was born on Sept. 4, 1956, in Pekin, Ill., to Dr. and Mrs. Joseph A. Aimone. She married Claude Blackburn in 1993 at the Apostles Episcopal Church in Coppell.

Teresa attended Pekin Grade School and High School, was a member of the National Honor Society and Pekin Melody Maids, and participated in the Youth Group at St. John's Lutheran Church. After graduation she attended Marycrest College and studied nursing. After one year, she transferred to Northern Michigan University where she graduated with a degree in Botany and Horticulture. After graduation she attended DuPage Horticultural School in North Chicago to increase her knowledge of horticulture. Upon graduation, she became a DuPage Horticultural School faculty member.

James “Jim” Edward Conklin, Jr.

September 6, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Friday, November 29, 1935
Died: 
Thursday, September 1, 2011
Services: 
Tuesday, September 6, 2011 - 11:30
Location: 
DFW National Cemetery with Cris Powell officiating
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation: 2-4 PM, Sunday, September 4, 2011 in the Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel.
Memorials may be made to: 
Calvary Baptist Church Building Fund 1900 FM 51 North, Weatherford, Texas 76085.
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard

James “Jim” Edward Conklin, Jr.

He was born November 29, 1935 in Cornwall, New York to Mary I. and James Edward Conklin, Sr.

Jim joined the armed forces as a young man. He earned many Commendations throughout his career including a Vietnam Service Medal with one Silver Star and two Bronze Service Stars. He retired in the mid 1970’s after more than 22 years of service.

Jim, known as Pop by his grandchildren, was in the “Senior Circle” and enjoyed playing bingo at the Senior Center in Weatherford. Most recently, he attended church at Calvary Baptist. Jim is preceded in death by his parents and in 2002 his brother William Everett Conklin.

Lieutenant Patrick Harbold

September 6, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Friday, September 14, 1962
Died: 
Wednesday, August 31, 2011
Services: 
Saturday, September 3, 2011 - 10:30
Location: 
Willow Park Baptist Church, 129 South Ranch House Road, Aledo
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at White's Funeral Home, 130 Houston Avenue, Weatherford.
Memorials may be made to: 
Baylor Neuro-Oncology Foundation, C/O Karen Fink, M.D.Ph.D., 3600 Gaston Ave, Suite 100, Dallas, TX 75246.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Weatherford

Lieutenant Patrick Harbold
Patrick James Harbold was born Sept. 14, 1962, in Toul-Rosières, France, son of Edward Ellsworth Harbold and Francoise Gabrielle Marie Clanet. Pat graduated from Mineral Wells High School in 1981. After graduation, Pat joined the fire service and had served as an EMT since 1984. He started with Weatherford Fire Dept. in December 1988. Pat owned and operated H & F Communications and HJP Enterprises. In his spare time, Pat enjoyed hunting and boating.

Robert L. Schreiber

August 31, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Tuesday, October 29, 1935
Died: 
Tuesday, August 30, 2011
Services: 
Friday, September 2, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
Northside Baptist Church
Other Arrangements: 
Interment in Annetta Cemetery. Visitation 6-8 pm Thursday at Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel.
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel

Robert L. Schreiber

Robert was born October 29, 1935 in Omaha, Nebraska.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Florence (Higgerson) Schreiber and Joseph C. Schreiber, sister, Jeanette Marlin and brother, John J. Schreiber. Robert was a member of Northside Baptist Church.

Survivors: Wife of 53 years, Sue Schreiber, son, Lyndel Schreiber and wife Jeannette of Willard, Missouri; Kevin Schreiber of Fort Worth, grandson, Ryan Schreiber, granddaughters, Kari Schreiber and Savannah Schreiber; step granddaughter, Rachel Graves; step grandson, Travis Graves, step great grandson, Wyatt Slavens.

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.

Sports Calendar

Wednesday, March 4

  • Aledo Ladycats Varsity Orange at Glen Rose Invitational at Squaw Valley Golf Course Links Course.

Thursday, March 5

  • Aledo Ladycats JV at Brewer Tournament, Time TBA

  • Aledo Ladycats Varsity at A&M Consolidated Tournament, College Station, Time TBA

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Southwest and Arlington Heights Tournament, Times TBA.
    Aledo Bearcats JV at Granbury Tournament, Times TBA.
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen at Weatherford Tournament, Times TBA.

  • Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats at Boswell
    Aledo Middle School at Stephenville

  • Aledo Middle School vs. Brock at Brock High School, 4:30 pm

Friday, March 6

  • Aledo Varsity at Chisholm Trail Tournament, all day

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity Black and Orange at Bearcat Brawl at Split Rail Links and Golf Club.

  • Aledo Bearcats vs. Burleson at Bearcat Stadium, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *Senior Night & District Game

  • Aledo Ladycats at Burleson, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

Monday, March 9

  • Aledo Ladycats at Burleson Centennial, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

Thursday, March 12

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Abilene Tournament, Times TBA.
    Aledo Bearcats JV at Boswell Tournament, Times TBA.
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen at Richland Tournament, Times TBA.

Monday, March 16

  • Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats Varsity Orange at Brock High School Tournament at Canyon West Golf Course.

  • Aledo Bearcats JV vs. Joshua at AHS Baseball Field, 6:00 pm. *District Game
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen at Joshua, 6:00 pm. *District Game.

Tuesday, March 17

  • Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats JV at Lake Ridge JV Tournament at Mansfield National Golf Course.

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