Archive - Obituary
August 7th, 2013
Bobby Jack Bentle, age 57, of Spring, passed away on Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013 at St. Lukeâ€™s Hospital in The Woodlands, due to complications from heart surgery.
A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 10, 2013, at First Presbyterian Church of Sweetwater, with Kary Fry officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home.
Family will receive friends at the First Presbyterian Church on Friday, Aug. 9, 2013 beginning at 6 p.m.
Felton D. Henry was born Dec. 22, 1926 and raised in Sweetwater. He passed away on July 24, 2013 in Stuart, Fla. with those who loved him most at his bedside. He was a graduate of Newman High School, Class of â€™44. As a young man he was a participating Mason and in July 4th parades he was the one in the little cars running figure eights making the kids laugh and smile.
Graveside services for Jessie Lee Johnson, 90, of Abilene, will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 7, 2013 at Blackwell Cemetery. Rev. Claude McKiddy will officiate and interment will follow under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home.
Johnson died Monday, Aug. 5, 2013 at Crest View Retirement Center in Bryan, Texas.
Graveside services for Marvin D. Walker, 81, of Sweetwater will be at 10 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 5, 2013, at Sweetwater Cemetery with Rev. Claude McKiddy officiating. Military graveside rites will be performed. Interment will follow at Sweetwater Cemetery under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home.
Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 4, 2013, at McCoy Funeral Home.
Walker died Friday, Aug. 5, 2013, at Hendrick Medical Center in Abilene.
Albert Franklin Lanning, age 77, of Sweetwater, passed away on Thursday, Aug. 1, 2013 at Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital.
His body was cremated. A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013 at Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home Chapel with Mike Crowley officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home.
TUSCOLA â€“ Linda Sue Bilbo, 61, of Tuscola, went to be with her Savior on July 30, 2013. Memorial services will be at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013, at Emmanuel Fellowship Church, 1418 Hailey Street, in Sweetwater with Rev. Eric von Atzigen officiating under the direction of Bailey-Howard Funeral Home of Clyde.
Graveside services for Lillie Belle Green, 93, of Bonham, formerly of Roscoe, will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 4, 2013, at the Colorado City Cemetery under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home in Sweetwater with Rev. Bruce Parsons officiating. Interment will follow at the Colorado City Cemetery.
The family will receive friends on Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013, from noon to 5 p.m. at McCoy Funeral Home in Sweetwater.
Green died Wednesday, July 31, 2013 in Bonham.
Flora Mae Rayburn, age 80 of Rockwall, passed away July 31, 2013. She was born July 27, 1933, in Haskell County to Erich and Olga (Helm) Lehrman. Flora was a member of First Baptist Church Rowlett.Â She loved the Lord and she loved serving people.
Garylen Pimpton, 60, passed away Sunday, July 28, 2013, at Hendrick Medical Center.Â Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Friday at Macedonia Baptist Church, 608 North 7th Street with Reverend Tommy Jackson Sr. officiating.Â Burial will follow in the Texas State Veterans Cemetery at Abilene under direction of Abilene Funeral Home.
Services for Linn David Taylor, 51, of New Braunfels, will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013, at Highland Heights United Methodist Church in Sweetwater with Rev. Don Boren officiating. Interment will follow at the Sweetwater Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home in Sweetwater.
Visitation will be held Friday, Aug. 2, 2013, from 6-8 p.m. at McCoy Funeral Home.
Taylor died on Saturday, July 27, 2013, as a result of a motorcycle accident at University Hospital in San Antonio.