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Mary Hutchison

January 3, 2011 by Brittany Blank

Born: 
Thursday, December 10, 1925
Died: 
Tuesday, December 28, 2010
Services: 
Monday, January 3, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel
Other Arrangements: 
Interment in Oakland Cemetery.Visitation will be 6-8 PM, Sunday, January 2, at the funeral home.
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Home.

Mary Frances Roberts Hutchison, age 85, of White Settlement, died December 28, 2010 in a Fort Worth Hospital. Born December 10, 1925 in Weatherford,
a resident of Phoenix, Arizona before moving back to Texas. She was a homemaker, a loving mother and grandmother and member of the Wyatt Dr.
Baptist Church.

Survivors:
Husband – Jim Hutchison of White Settlement
Sister – Lilly Ann McCoy of Fort Worth
Sister-in-law – Laura Sisco of Fort Worth
8 Grandchildren
2 Great Grandchildren

Funeral service will be held at 10 AM Monday, January 3, 2011 in the Galbreaith
Pickard Funeral Chapel with interment in Oakland Cemetery. Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel in charge of arrangements.
Visitation will be 6-8 PM, Sunday, January 2, at the funeral home.

Dwayne Edward Woody

January 3, 2011 by Brittany Blank

Born: 
Wednesday, May 3, 1944
Died: 
Friday, December 31, 2010
Services: 
Tuesday, January 4, 2011 - 14:00
Location: 
Veal Station Cemetery
Other Arrangements: 
His visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. at White’s Funeral Home in Weatherford Tuesday, January 4, 2011.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home

Dwayne Edward Woody, a lifelong resident of Parker County and descendant of original settlers of this county, Samuel and Hannah Woody, died December 31, 2010, after a long illness.

Dwayne was born May 3, 1944 to Scott and Rena Mae Woody in Fort Worth. He was baptized at the First Baptist Church of Springtown at age 13. While in high school he was active in 4H, rodeo, baseball and football. Dwayne graduated from Weatherford High School in 1962.

Dearl Wayne Archey

January 3, 2011 by Brittany Blank

Born: 
Thursday, February 6, 1930
Died: 
Friday, December 31, 2010
Services: 
Wednesday, January 5, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
St. Stephens Catholic Church
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Annetta Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at White's Funeral Home in Weatherford with Rosary: 7:00 p.m.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home.

ArcheyDearl Wayne Archey, 80 years old, went to be with his Heavenly Father Friday, December 31, 2010.
Funeral: 10 a.m. Wednesday, January 5 at St. Stephen's Catholic Church. Interment: Annetta Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at White's Funeral Home in Weatherford with Rosary: 7:00 p.m.

Glendora Rutledge Simmons

January 3, 2011 by Brittany Blank

Died: 
Saturday, January 1, 2011
Services: 
Tuesday, January 4, 2011 - 14:00
Location: 
First United Methodist Church in Springtown
Other Arrangements: 
Interment to follow in Veal Station Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m., Monday at White's Funeral Home, Springtown.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home

Glendora Rutledge SimmonsGlendora Rutledge Simmons, 81, passed away Saturday, January 1, 2011 in White Settlement.
Services: 2 p.m., Tuesday, January 4, 2011 at First United Methodist Church in Springtown. Interment to follow in Veal Station Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m., Monday at White's Funeral Home, Springtown.
Glendora was a longtime resident of Olney/Springtown. She was a great fan of her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren and also an avid quilter. She was always involved in her church and any school activities.
Glendora was preceded in death by her husband, Harold, and her parents, Marvin and Nannie Pearl Rutledge.

Martha Cox

January 3, 2011 by Brittany Blank

Born: 
Friday, January 24, 1936
Died: 
Friday, December 31, 2010
Services: 
Monday, January 3, 2011 - 14:00
Location: 
Bethesda Cemetery
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation will be 6-8 PM, Sunday Jan. 2. at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to: 
American Cancer Society
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel

Martha Cox, age 74, of Weatherford, died Friday morning, December 31, 2010 in the local hospital. Born January 24, 1936 in Parker County, where she had lived
all her life. She was a homemaker and member of the Hillcrest Church of Christ.
Martha loved working in her yard and was known for having an immaculate yard.
She was an excellent seamstress and cook. She was preceded in death by her
husband Russell Cox, in 1999.

Survivors:
Two Daughters – Jo Lynn Harris and husband, Steve of Agnes
Phyllis Termin and husband, Ben of Weatherford
Sisters – Elizabeth Losey of Mt. Pleasant
Mona Jones of Plano
Nellie Crews of Fort Worth,
Brothers – William Edward Crews, Jr. of Fort Worth
Joe Crews of Weatherford

Dana Tanner

January 3, 2011 by Brittany Blank

Born: 
Tuesday, April 1, 1952
Died: 
Friday, December 31, 2010
Services: 
Monday, January 3, 2011 - 16:44
Location: 
No service is planned at this time.
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

Dana Tanner, age 58, passed away Friday evening, December 31, 2010, in the local hospital. Dana was born April 1, 1952, the son of Martha “Eddy” Headrick and Paul “Paw Paw” Nickerson. Dana enlisted in the U. S. Marine Corp in 1977, where he served 8 years honorably.
In 2002, Dana became a Weatherford business owner, with the purchase of
Miss B’s Antiques, with his wife, Becky. Dana spent his entire life providing for his family. Nothing meant more to him than his wife, three children and three
grandchildren. Dana and Beck were married for 40 years. He will be
remembered for the unconditional love he had for all of them.
Dana was preceded in death by his sister, Sandy, father, Paul Nickerson and mother Martha “Eddy” Headrick Nickerson.
Survivors:
Wife – Becky Tanner

Wanda Guiles Ballow

January 3, 2011 by Brittany Blank

Born: 
Wednesday, December 19, 1934
Died: 
Thursday, December 30, 2010
Services: 
Sunday, January 2, 2011 - 16:27
Location: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation was from 6-8 PM, Saturday, January 1, 2011 at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to: 
Memorials may be sent to the Alzheimer’s Association, Tarrant County Chapter, 101 Summit Avenue, Suite #300, Fort Worth, Texas 7610
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Home

Wanda Guiles Ballow, age 76, of Weatherford, died Thursday morning, December 30, 2010 in a local nursing home. Born December 19, 1934 in Weatherford, where she had lived all her life. She was a homemaker, retired Dental Assistant and Dental Lab Technician for Dr. McIntosh and Dr. Wester.
Wanda was a 1952 graduate of Weatherford High School, member of the Baptist Church and she loved antiques. She was preceded in death by her husband,
W. J. “Dub” Ballow and parents, Hollis and Ruthel Guiles

Survivors
Three Daughters – Vickie Slagle and husband, Tim of Aledo
Jacque Patterson of Aledo
Tammie Ballow of Weatherford

Three Sisters – Beverly Vestal of Weatherford
Janet Haley of Austin

JoElla Hedge

December 30, 2010 by Brittany Blank

Born: 
Thursday, December 9, 1937
Died: 
Thursday, December 30, 2010
Services: 
Monday, January 3, 2011 - 14:00
Location: 
White's Azle Funeral Home
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Ash Creek Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 P.M. Sunday at White's Azle Funeral Home.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

JoEJoElla Hedgella Hedge passed away Thursday, December 30, 2010 in Fort Worth.
Service: 2:00 P.M. Monday, January 3 at White's Azle Funeral Home.
Interment: Ash Creek Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 P.M. Sunday at White's Azle Funeral Home.
JoElla was born to Walter and Georgia Muriel Rankin December 9, 1937 in Fort Worth. She was a longtime resident of Azle. JoElla was a nurse for 44 years, loved to take care of others and was a daddy's girl. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Ernest; and sister, Judy.

Charles Hamilton

December 29, 2010 by Brittany Blank

Born: 
Monday, May 7, 1923
Died: 
Tuesday, December 28, 2010
Services: 
Monday, January 3, 2011 - 11:00
Location: 
First Baptist Church of Weatherford
Other Arrangements: 
Burial: East Greenwood Cemetery. Visitation: 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday at White's Funeral Home, 130 Houston Avenue, Weatherford.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home

Charles Wall Hamilton, 87, a long time Weatherford resident, passed away Tuesday, Dec. 28, 2010.
Funeral: 11 a.m. Monday at First Baptist Church of Weatherford, 221 West Church St., Weatherford. Charles Hamilton
In lieu of flowers the family request donations be made to First Baptist Church of Weatherford Memorial Fund.
Charles was born May 7, 1923, son of the late James and Bertha Wall Hamilton in Grapevine.

Wilene White

December 29, 2010 by Brittany Blank

Born: 
Monday, December 20, 1926
Died: 
Tuesday, December 28, 2010
Services: 
Friday, December 31, 2010 - 11:00
Location: 
Zion Hill Cemetery
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation will be 5-7 pm, Thursday, December 30, 2010 at the Galbreaith Pickard 913 North Elm, Weatherford.
Funeral Home: 
Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Home

Weatherford – Wilene Layne White, 84, passed away on Tuesday, Dec. 28 2010, in Weatherford.

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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