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Charles W. Wentworth

June 1, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Sunday, June 27, 1926
Died: 
Friday, May 27, 2011
Services: 
Wednesday, June 1, 2011 - 13:00
Location: 
White's Funeral Home Chapel, 401 N. Main St., Springtown
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Rough Creek Cemetery, Granbury.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Springtown

Charles was born June 27, 1926, in Glen Rose to the late Walter and Vergie
Wentworth. He proudly served his country in the United States Navy in World
War II. Charles was a longtime resident of Springtown and was a retired
United States Postal Service letter carrier.
Charlie loved country music, Texas sports teams, hunting and traveling. As
a Free Mason, he was a member of the Cook Peavy Lodge in Fort Worth.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother, Otto Wentworth.

SURVIVORS: Children, Brenda Wentworth, Charles "Chuck" Wentworth Jr. and
wife, Valerie, Walter Wentworth and wife, Marta, and Tracey Ewing and
husband, Larry; grandchildren, Clinton Wentworth, Clayton Wentworth, Ashley
Hartwell, Stephanie Wentworth and Christopher Wentworth;

Connie Cross

June 1, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Friday, December 14, 1956
Died: 
Tuesday, May 31, 2011
Services: 
Friday, June 3, 2011 - 14:00
Location: 
Annis Chapel Cemetery
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at White's Funeral Home, 401 N. Main St., Springtown.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home

Connie CrossConnie Cross

Connie was born December 14, 1956, in Lake Worth, to Charles and Ellen Stout Lovett. She was a great fan of rock-n-roll music and attended Springtown High School. Connie married Michael James Cross in Weatherford in 1973.

Connie was preceded in death by her parents.

Survivors: Husband of 37 years, Mike Cross; daughter, Dalania Smith and husband, Rocky; grandchildren, Taylor and Nicole Smith, all of Springtown; brother, Craig Lovett and wife, Janet, of Mansfield; sister, Charlotte Tice of Fort Worth; and a host of loving family and friends.

Janice "JJ" Anzaldua

May 31, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Thursday, April 2, 1959
Died: 
Sunday, May 29, 2011
Services: 
Tuesday, May 31, 2011 - 11:00
Location: 
New River Fellowship
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Memory Gardens of the Valley, Weatherford
Memorials may be made to: 
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 3301 W. Freeway, Fort Worth, Texas 76107 or Caring Bridge.org.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home Weatherford

JJ was born April 2, 1959 to Ronald and Alice Mulqueen Hudson in Long Island, New York. She loved to travel to visit her family and spending time with her grandchildren. JJ lived an exemplary life filled with faith in God, compassion, love, laughter and kindness. She was a beautiful role model for all.

JJ was preceded in death by her parents; husband, W. Drexel Sales, in 1994; and grandson, Noel Hernandez, Jr.

Jessie Dunlap

May 29, 2011 by Randy Keck

Born: 
Tuesday, April 26, 1932
Died: 
Thursday, May 26, 2011
Services: 
Wednesday, June 1, 2011 - 14:00
Location: 
White's Funeral Home, 105 Denver Trail, Azle
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation:  6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, at the funeral home
Memorials may be made to: 
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Castle Hills Mission House in Azle.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home 105 Denver Trail Azle, TX 76020

Jessie DunlapJessie Dunlap, 79, loving mother, grandmother, sister and friend, went to be with the Lord, Thursday, May 26, 2011, at a local hospital.

Funeral Service:  2 p.m. Wednesday, June 1, 2011 at White's Funeral Home, 105 Denver Trail, Azle
Interment:  Azleland Memorial Park

Visitation:  6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, at the funeral home.

Memorials:  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Castle Hills Mission House in Azle.

Jessie Dunlap was born April 26, 1932 to Jake and Mary Maxwell. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Castle Hills.  Jessie retired from FWISD after 30 years of service in 1997.

Shirley Edwards

May 24, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Friday, March 1, 1935
Died: 
Monday, May 23, 2011
Services: 
Friday, May 27, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
First Baptist Church of Santo
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Dobbs Valley Cemetery, Palo Pinto County. At Shirley's request, there will be no visitation.
Memorials may be made to: 
The Edwards family requests consideration of donations, in lieu of usual remembrances, in Shirley's memory, to American Diabetes Association, Box 11454, Alexandria, Va. 22312.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home

Shirley Ann Chesnut Edwards was born March 1, 1935, at Chesnut Mountain, daughter of the late Dwight and Pearl Jones Chesnut. She married Tom Edwards in Santo in 1951 and they began their lives together, which would last 60 years. Shirley loved to work in her orchard and garden and was an animal lover. She reared her five children and was active at Live Oak Baptist Church until her health no longer permitted. Service to her Lord was top priority, followed very closely by her family.

Shirley was preceded in death by her parents; and a sister, Margene Ricke.

Virginia "Gerry" Jones

May 24, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Wednesday, December 5, 1923
Died: 
Tuesday, May 24, 2011
Services: 
Saturday, May 28, 2011 - 10:30
Location: 
Birdville Baptist Church
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Bluebonnett Hills Memorial Park, Colleyville. Visitation: 6 to 8 P.M. Friday at White's Azle Funeral Home.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Virginia "Gerry" Jones

Virginia was born Virginia G. Aday, December 5, 1923. She has called North Points her home for the past six years. Gerry was a long time Azle resident and was an active member of Silver Creek United Methodist Church in Azle. Since the passing of her husband, David, she has been a member of Birdville Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, David; granddaughter, Dianna; and many other family members. She was loved by all and will be greatly missed.

Alice Mary Bennett Clark

May 24, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Thursday, March 18, 1926
Died: 
Sunday, May 22, 2011
Other Arrangements: 
No formal service will be held.
Memorials may be made to: 
Contributions may be made in her name to the Friends of the Azle Memorial Library.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Alice Mary Bennett Clark

Alice was born March 18, 1926 in Chicago, Illinois to John and Lucille Bennett. She enjoyed dancing, reading, swimming, traveling and tending her rose garden. After marrying Roy Clark in 1947 Alice devoted her life to her family. Alice and Roy moved from Chicago to Midlothian, Illinois in 1954, where they lived happily together until 2004.

Alice raised her children with deep devotion and unending love. She taught them that kindness matters and and that family always comes first. Her honesty and independent nature lives on in her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Alice leaves a legacy of tender love and many blessed happy memories.

Gerald "Jerry" Dean Torell

May 23, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Wednesday, May 31, 1933
Died: 
Sunday, May 22, 2011
Services: 
Thursday, May 26, 2011 - 11:00
Location: 
White's Azle Chapel
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 P.M. Wednesday at White's Azle Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to: 
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Ash Creek Baptist Church Building Fund,300 South Stewart, Azle, TX 76020.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Gerald "Jerry" Dean Torell

Maxine Gray

May 23, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Friday, August 3, 1928
Died: 
Friday, May 20, 2011
Services: 
Tuesday, May 24, 2011 (All day)
Location: 
Azleland Memorial Park
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home.

Maxine Gray

Maxine was born August 3, 1928 in Waxahachie to Olin Price and Ada Josephine Lyler McKoy. She was a long time resident of Azle. Maxine loved her animals, books, children and grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her her parents; and her husband.

Survivors: three sons; one daughter; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

Cleo Dell Gann

May 23, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Thursday, May 10, 1928
Died: 
Wednesday, May 18, 2011
Services: 
Friday, May 20, 2011 - 14:00
Location: 
Rule Church of Christ
Other Arrangements: 
isitation is 10 am to noon at the church. Interment will follow at the Rule Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to: 
In lieu of flowers please send donations in memory of Cleo to the charity of your choice or Autumn Hill Manor, 202 W. Rentz, Weatherford, TX 76086
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home

Cleo Dell Gann

Cleo was born May 10, 1928, the daughter of Roy Stephen and Okla Loraine Wilson in Rule, Texas. She married W.A. "Hub" Gann on October 12, 1945. Cleo was a life long member of the Rule Church of Christ. She was an amazing woman who loved God, her family, and friends. Cleo lived her faith each day, never met a stranger and was always willing to lend a helping hand. Her smile was so bright it lit up the the room and gave encouragement to everyone who saw it. Cleo was preceded in death by her parents; husband, "Hub"; five sisters, and one brother.

Sports Calendar

Thursday, February 26

  • Aledo Ladycats Varsity at Brewer Tournament, Time TBA

  • Aledo Bearcats Varsity at Jerry Durant Classic at Aledo, Time TBA.
    Aledo Bearcats JV at Burleson Tournament, Time TBA.
    Aledo Bearcats Freshmen at Grand Prairie Tournamnet, Time TBA.

  • Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats at Brewer
    Aledo Middle School at Everman, Running Only

Friday, February 27

  • Aledo Varsity at Burleson High Tournament, all day

  • Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats Varsity Black at Regional Preview at Rawls Golf Course, Lubbock.

  • Aledo JV vs. Everman at Bearcat Stadium, Bearcats 5:30 pm and Ladycats 7:00 pm. *District Game

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

Tuesday, March 3

  • Aledo Ladycats and Bearcats JV at Waxahachie JV Tournament at Waxahachie Country Club.

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

  • Aledo Ladycats vs. Crowley at Bearcat Stadium, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

  • Aledo Ladycats vs. Joshua at AHS Softball Field, JV 5:30 pm and Varsity 7:00 pm. *District Game

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.

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