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Evelyn May Ragle

May 16, 2011 by Anonymous

Died: 
Saturday, May 14, 2011
Services: 
Tuesday, May 17, 2011 - 14:00
Location: 
White's Chapel of Memories
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: East Greenwood Cemetery. Visitation: 12:30 to 2 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to: 
In lieu of flowers, if desired, a memorial donation may be made to the American Heart Association.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Weatherford

Evelyn May Ragle

Evelyn was born in Dallas to Floyd and Maggie Bennett. She graduated from Woodrow Wilson High School in 1942 and from North Texas State Teachers College in 1946.

While visiting a veteran's hospital with sorority sisters, she met James H. Ragle, a patient, and they were married in Dallas on Oct. 1, 1949. They moved to Weatherford in 1958 and raised four children there. Evelyn lived in Weatherford until 2008.

Virginia Martin Beene

May 16, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Thursday, July 15, 1920
Died: 
Friday, May 13, 2011
Services: 
Tuesday, May 17, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
Memory Gardens of the Valley, Weatherford
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at White's Funeral Home, Weatherford.
Memorials may be made to: 
Covenant Hospice & Palliative Care
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home, Weatherford.

Virginia Martin Beene

Virginia Bernice Peace was born July 15, 1920, in Tyler, TX, daughter
of the late Benjamin and Nellie Ford Peace. She attended Tyler schools
and married Jeff Monroe Martin on March 2, 1940. The Martins moved to
Weatherford in 1950 where Virginia worked for Safeway Stores from 1956
until her retirement in 1986. She and Jeff were active members of
First Baptist Church of Weatherford. She always loved working in the
yard and had many beautiful blooms as a result. Virginia also enjoyed
watching the many birds that flew into their back yard. Virginia and
Jeff played 42 and 84 with friends from First Baptist Church, and she

Carol Ann Stone

May 13, 2011 by Anonymous

Died: 
Wednesday, May 11, 2011
Services: 
Saturday, May 14, 2011 - 14:00
Location: 
Central Baptist Church in Weatherford
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Goshen Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at White's Funeral Home, 401 N. Main St., Springtown.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home

Carol was a member of Central Baptist Church of Weatherford, where
she was a Sunday school teacher for many years.

She was preceded in death by her daughter, Lisa Dodson; and sister, Pat Pratt.

Survivors: Husband of 50 years, Felton Stone; son, Keith Stone and
wife, Sandra; son-in-law, David Dodson; grandchildren, Andrea Dodson,
Melissa Baldwin, Laura Dodson, Elizabeth Baxter and husband, Justin;
great-grandchildren, Haley Baldwin and Colton Baxter; mother, Reba
Long and husband, Chuck; and a host of loving family and friends.

Betty Jo Klein

May 12, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Tuesday, January 31, 1939
Died: 
Wednesday, May 11, 2011
Services: 
Friday, May 13, 2011 - 11:00
Location: 
Spring Creek Baptist Church in Weatherford
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Spring Creek Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m., Thursday at White's Funeral Home in Weatherford.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home

Betty Jo Klein

Betty Jo Klein was born January 31, 1939, daughter of the late George and Ivy Redwine Stapp. Formerly from California, Mrs. Klein had resided in Weatherford for 20 years. She was proud to be a member of Spring Creek Baptist Church. Betty Jo was preceded in death by her husband, Richard Klein in 2005; brother, Earl Stapp; and sisters, Pearl Blakemore, Alta Hewitt, Jesse Cranfill, and Anne Doris.

Dorothy Yeary Moore

May 10, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Tuesday, July 15, 1919
Died: 
Sunday, May 8, 2011
Services: 
Wednesday, May 11, 2011 - 14:00
Location: 
Memory Gardens of the Valley
Other Arrangements: 
Visitation: 9 am to 1 pm Wednesday at White's Funeral Home. A reception for the family will be held from 6 to 8 p.m., Tuesday at the Parker County Sheriff's Posse Club House.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home

Dorothy Yeary Moore

Dorothy Moore was born July 15, 1919, daughter of the late Jim and Pearl Norris Yeary in Aledo. She was a very loving mother and grandmother. Dorothy was a member of the Church of Christ. She was preceded in death by her husband, Cleo Moore; her brother, Herman Yeary; and sisters, Mary Bradbury and Ruth King.

Survivors: daughter, Mary Ruth Hausler and husband, Roy of Weatherford; son, J.C. Moore of Weatherford; grandson, Clifford Hausler and wife, Rebecca of Weatherford; great-grandchildren, Michaela Kaal, Megan Hausler, Georgia Hausler, Eric Hausler; and several nieces, nephews and loving friends.

Darwin Louis Guy

May 9, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Thursday, December 7, 1939
Died: 
Saturday, April 30, 2011
Services: 
Tuesday, May 10, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
Outreach Of Love Church
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: 2:30 p.m. at Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery Visitition: 7 to 9 p.m. Monday at White’s Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to: 
Darwin would be honored for donations to be made in his memory to: Gideons International, P.O. Box 317, Decatur, TX 76234
Funeral Home: 
White’s Funeral Home

Darwin Guy was born December 7, 1939 to Doris and Vernon Hahn in Port Angeles, Washington. He was adopted at the age of three by Charlie and Ruth Guy of Macksville, Kansas. He married Anna Hagewood in Trousdale, Kansas on October 8, 1961.

Darwin served four years in the United States Air Force and was stationed at Mac Dill Air Force Base in Tampa, Florida. He served one tour of duty in Thailand and Vietnam. Darwin joined Gideons International in 1976 and served in local and state positions as he pursued his passion to get God’s word into the hands of people everywhere.

He owned and operated Springtown Feed and Fertilizer from 1976-1990. During that time he owned and operated several convenience stores in the Springtown area.

Clifton Douglas (C.D.) Hughes

May 9, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Friday, April 5, 1929
Died: 
Friday, May 6, 2011
Services: 
Wednesday, May 11, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
First Baptist Church of Cottondale in Cottondale
Other Arrangements: 
Interment at Phillips Cemetary in Travis under the direction of White's Funeral Home.
Funeral Home: 
White's Azle Funeral Home

Clifton Hughes

Clifton was a longtime resident of Springtown and was a rancher on "the farm" in Agnes. He was known as the "super plumber" at PVI, Industries where he retired in 1982. He began his own business working with comercial boilers and water heaters which continues today.

As a young man, Clifton worked extremely hard to support his family. He met his wife of 54 years, Rheta McAlpine, in Lott in 1951. They were blessed with two sons. The 54 roses on the casket are a symbol of the 54 years of love between Clifton and Rheta.

Clifton was preceded in death by his father and mother; two brothers; and two sisters.

Judy Buckland

May 9, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Tuesday, April 29, 1958
Died: 
Thursday, May 5, 2011
Services: 
Monday, May 9, 2011 - 11:00
Location: 
White's Chapel of Memories
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: Brock Cemetery. At Judy's request, there will be no visitation.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home

Judy Buckland was born April 29, 1958, in Owenton, Ky., daughter of the late Granville and Carolyn Ferguson. She graduated from Owenton High School with the class of 1976 and furthered her education at Georgetown College, where she received a Bachelor's degree. Judy married Steve Buckland in 1979 in Marcus, Ky., and they were blessed with three girls. Judy and Steve moved to Weatherford in 2005 and she became very active at First Baptist Church where she taught Sunday school and started the Women's Ministry. She was also the VBS director and worked VBS for several years.

Judy was preceded in death by her parents; and a sister, Teresa.

Alford David Farrell

May 9, 2011 by Anonymous

Born: 
Thursday, August 1, 1929
Died: 
Saturday, May 7, 2011
Services: 
Thursday, May 12, 2011 - 10:00
Location: 
White's Funeral Home Chapel in Springtown
Other Arrangements: 
Interment: 1:45 p.m. Thursday at Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at White's Funeral Home.
Funeral Home: 
White's Funeral Home

Alford David Farrell

Alford David Farrell was born August 1, 1929, son of the late William and Althea Jones Farrell in Whites Chapel. He was a long time resident of Springtown. Mr. Farrell honorably served his country in the U.S. Army during WWII. He was employed for 43 years at General Dynamics.

Alford loved to complete projects and tinker around his work shop. Livestock and gardening were a very important part of his life.

Alford was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers; and a sister.

Jerry Ben Smiley

May 9, 2011 by Anonymous

Died: 
Saturday, May 7, 2011
Services: 
Tuesday, May 10, 2011 - 14:00
Location: 
White's Chapel of Memories

Jerry Ben Smiley: Jerry Smiley was born May 7, 1938, son of the late Sam and Mary Griffin Smiley in San Angelo. He proudly served in the U.S. Air Force as a fighter pilot and was a retired Captain for American Airlines.Jerry was preceded in death by his son-in-law, George Shockley. Survivors: wife, Mary Smiley; daughter, Sheryl Shockley; sons, Robert Smiley and Jerry Don Smiley; step-son, Charles Bogard; five grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

Sports Calendar

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.

  • 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

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