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Ford, Jurine - Tyler  
Funeral services for Jurine Ford will be held Friday, July 3, 2015, noon at Liberty Baptist Church, Tyler, with the Rev. Cortez Williams presiding. Interment will be in Evergreen Memorial Park under the direction of Brooks-Sterling & Garrett Funeral Directors. Mrs. Ford was born in Tyler. She attended Douglas school and Stanton High School. She was a member of Browning Memorial Church where she served a church mother, a member of the Missionary Society and stewardess board. Mrs. Ford died June 26, 2015. She is survived by sons, Charles Ford and Freddie Ford; daughters, Betty L. Basher, Bobbie J. Thornton, Patricia Ritcherson and Carolyn V. Terrell; numerous grandchildren; and extended family and friends. Public viewing will be at the funeral home from noon to 5 p.m. Wake services will be held at Browning Memorial Church, 1103 East Commerce, at 6 p.m.
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Published in Tyler Morning Telegraph on July 2, 2015
Nicholson, Robert "Nic" K. - Flint  
9/10/1939~7/1/2015 Robert "Nic" K. Nicholson was born in Flint, Michigan, to the late Marian Chaput Nicholson and Willard Nicholson on Sept. 10, 1939. He passed away in the early morning hours of July 1, 2015, in Tyler after a brief illness. He is survived by his two daughters, Jamie Sadler, of Tyler, and Meg Nicholson, of Poteau, Oklahoma; three grandchildren, Randal Sadler, Jack Sadler and Avery Sadler; and two sisters, Betsy Nicholson and Nancy Martin. He was preceded in death by his parents and two sons, Robert K. Nicholson Jr. and Neil Nicholson. He served as a captain in the United States Air Force from 1962 to 1968. He was a distinguished navigator who received an individual Airman Medal for bravery and two Air Medals with his flight crew for flying in excess of 100 combat support missions. A private ceremony will be held in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, Virginia, where he will be inurned at the Columbarium. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his honor to The Hospice of East Texas Foundation, 4111 University Blvd., Tyler, 75701, www.hospiceofeasttexas.org ; or the American Cancer Society.
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Published in Tyler Morning Telegraph on July 2, 2015
Owens, Marilyn Underwood - Mesquite  
Marilyn Underwood Owens, 85, of Mesquite, passed away Monday, June 29, 2015, at Heritage Place Nursing Home in Mesquite. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, July 3, 2015, at Marshall & Marshall Funeral Directors Chapel in Hillsboro with the Rev. Amy Anderson of Line Street United Methodist in Hillsboro officiating. Burial will follow in Ridge Park Cemetery in Hillsboro. Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Friday prior to service time at the funeral home. Marilyn was born Feb. 9, 1930, in Waco to Roy B. and Ethyln Orlena (Saylors) Underwood. A very active member of Faith Temple in Tyler, she loved her church very much. Marilyn also loved her family unconditionally. She always went out of her way to make someone else's day bright. A very generous and giving person, Marilyn was always thankful for what she had and not for what she didn't have. She was very strong and never complained about anything. Preceding her in death were her parents; two husbands, J.W. Hilliard and James F. Owens; and a sister, Janelle Bodiford. Survivors include her three children, Nancy Lewis and husband Robbie, of Mesquite, Martha Valdivia and husband Richard, of Mesquite, and Charles Owens and wife Jody, of Terrell; three grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. To view online or to sign the guestbook, go to www.marshallandmarshallfd.com.
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Published in Tyler Morning Telegraph on July 2, 2015
Plumlee, Cynthia Kay "Cindy" - Wills Point  
Funeral services for Cynthia Kay "Cindy" Plumlee, 56, of Wills Point, are scheduled for 2 p.m. Friday, July 3, 2015, at Allan Fuller Funeral Home Chapel in Wills Point with Bro. Joe Plumlee and the Rev. Mike Stone officiating. Interment will follow in Rock Hill Cemetery near Wills Point. She passed away Tuesday, June 30, 2015, at Baylor Hospital in Dallas. Memorials may be made to B.H.C.S. Foundation (Amy T. Selkirk Breast Cancer Research Fund), 3600 Gaston Ave., Suite 100, Dallas, 75246; or go to www.give.baylorhealth.com. Family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. To view online or to sign the guestbook, go to www.allanfullerfuneralhome.com.
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Published in Tyler Morning Telegraph on July 2, 2015
Russell, Carol - Tyler  
Funeral services for Carol Russell, 55, are scheduled for 2 p.m. Friday, July 3, 2015, at Hilliard Funeral Home with the Rev. Ralph Caraway officiating. Burial will be in New Harmony Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Mr. Russell passed away on June 30, 2015 in Tyler. He was born Oct. 10, 1959, in Germany to Carol D. Russell and Waltraut Katherine Hahl Russell. He worked as an irrigator for TISD. He coached PeeWee football and baseball for 20 years, was an avid hunter and enjoyed fishing. He was preceded in death by his father. Survivors include his wife, Lisa Russell, of Tyler; three children, Corey Russell and wife Jennifer, of Lake Dallas, Crystol Russell, of Tyler, and Colton Russell, of Tyler, mother, Katherine Russell, of Hughes Springs; brother, Charles Russell, of Sugar Land; three sisters, Angie Alberta, of Fort Worth, Laura Russell, of Mesquite, and Mary Ann Hall, of Mesquite; and four grandchildren, Sierra Hinton, A.J. Hardy, Laura Gonzalez and Bella Juarez.
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Published in Tyler Morning Telegraph on July 2, 2015
Thedford, Carolyn Sue - Whitehouse  
Graveside services for Carolyn Sue Thedford 76, of Whitehouse, will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, July 3, 2015, in the Whitehouse Cemetery with the Rev. Sherman Mayfield officiating under the direction of Burks Walker Tippit Funeral Directors. Carolyn was born on Nov. 23, 1938, in Smith County to Clyde Doc and Naomi Horton Cain. She retired from the Whitehouse Independent School District where she taught elementary students for 32 years. She was a longtime member of the Walnut Grove United Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Vernon Thedford, and her parents. She is survived by her son, Terry Thedford and wife Linda, of Tyler; grandsons, Chris Thedford, of Tyler, Chris Carter and wife Jamie, of Tyler; and two great-grandchildren, Jordan and Aubrey Carter, of Tyler.
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Published in Tyler Morning Telegraph on July 2, 2015

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Carnes, Marie - Lufkin  
Marie Carnes went peacefully to be with the Lord on Monday morning, June 29, 2015, surrounded by loved ones. She was born Aug. 26, 1944, in Fort Worth to the late Dr. L.D. and Oleta Lynch. Memorial services will be held Thursday, July 2, 2015, at 2 p.m. in the Henderson Chapel of the First United Methodist Church of Lufkin. A reception will immediately follow the service in the Allen Parlor. Marie was a spunky, devoted and loving wife, mother and Nannie. She loved Jesus Christ, her husband, family and friends dearly. She worked together with her husband, Mack, in their auction business for many years, and she also volunteered with several charitable organizations including the Mosaic Center, numerous church mission trips, and was an active and passionate member of FUMC Musselwhite Sunday School Class. She also loved playing in the hand bell choir, traveling with friends, and working with plants on her beautiful back porch. Survivors include her husband of 54 years, Mack Carnes; children and their spouses, Brigettee and Trey Henderson, of Lufkin, Lisa and Kevin Grimes, of La Grange, Coty and Kim Carnes, of Bullard; her greatest joy, her grandchildren, Hall and Rebecca Henderson, Hudson and Laney Henderson, Laken Grimes, Caleb Grimes, Marley Grimes, Caitlyn Carnes and Kinsie Carnes; and especially her only great-grandson, George Henderson V; sister, Winifred Breckel, of Longview; brother and sister-in-law, Robert and Patricia Lynch, of North Carolina; and numerous nieces, nephews and many friends. She was preceded in death by brothers, Douglas Lynch and Waldo Lynch; and sister, Martha Ellen Highnote. The family wishes to extend their heartfelt appreciation to Bonnie Denmon for her loving friendship and devoted and compassionate care for many years. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made to the Musselwhite Sunday School Class in care of the First United Methodist Church, 805 E. Denman Ave., Lufkin, 75901, or to a charity of your choice. To view online or to sign the guestbook, go to www.carrowayfuneralhome.com.
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Published in Tyler Morning Telegraph on July 1, 2015
Crook, Shirley Jean - McKinney  
Services for Shirley Jean Crook, 80, of McKinney, formerly of Tyler, will be held on Thursday, July 2, 2015, at 2 p.m. at Stewart Family Funeral Home with the Rev. Ted Ericson officiating. Burial will follow in Rose Lawn Cemetery in Tyler under the direction of Stewart Family Funeral Home. Mrs. Crook passed away Sunday, June 28, 2015, in McKinney. She was born May 8, 1935, in Tyler to James Rankin and Mary Ethel Flowers Arnold. She lived her early childhood in Henderson and attended elementary school in Wright City. Shirley then moved to Wisner, Louisiana, and lived with her grandparents while her father was in the Navy. She came to know Christ on March 26, 1945, at the First Baptist Church in Wisner. She then moved to Snyder where she attended Snyder High School and was the pianist at Union Baptist Church. Shirley married James Crook in June 1954 and moved to Lubbock while her husband attended Texas Tech. They moved to Dallas in 1965, where she became a member of the Royal Haven Baptist Church and Prestonwood Baptist Church where she was an administrative assistant to the music directors, Dick Baker and Todd Bell. Shirley and her husband retired in 1992 and moved to the Tyler area in 1992 and joined Green Acres Baptist Church and was active in the music ministry of the church. She moved to McKinney in 2011 to be closer to her family. In addition to her parents, Shirley was preceded in death by her husband, James Kenneth Crook, and a brother, Jimmy Arnold. She is survived by her loving family including her son, Gary L. Crook and wife Rose, of Cleveland; daughter, Angela K. Edwards and husband Paul, of Wylie; grandchildren, Jonathan R. Crook, of Virginia Beach, Virginia, Jonice Roberts, of Houston, and Valerie Connelly, of Houston; four great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild. Pallbearers will be John Stroud, Rob Weckman, Ross Meeks, Gary Crook, Jonathan Crook, Hayden Flowers and Paul Edwards. Visitation is scheduled from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, July 1, 2015, at Stewart Family Funeral Home, 7525 Old Jacksonville Highway, in Tyler. If desired, memorials may be made to Green Acres Baptist Church Foundation, 1607 Troup Highway, Tyler, 75701.
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Published in Tyler Morning Telegraph on July 1, 2015
Daniel, Isaac Mack "Ike" - Rusk  
Funeral services for Isaac Mack "Ike" Daniel, age 86, of Rusk, are scheduled for 3 p.m. on Thursday, July 2, 2015, at First Baptist Church in Rusk with the Rev. Jacob Fitzgerald and Rev. Lee Welch officiating. Interment will follow in Russell Cemetery in Rusk. Services are under the direction of Autry Funeral Home Chapel in Jacksonville. Mr. Daniel passed away Tuesday, June 30, 2015, in Rusk. He was born Dec. 27, 1928, in Vivian, Louisiana. Ike was the owner of Ike's Feed Mill in Rusk. He served in the U.S. Army as a medic in Korea, from 1950 to 1952. He was an active member of First Baptist Church in Rusk serving as a deacon and teaching the senior boys and girls Sunday school class for more than 40 years. Ike was a lifetime member of the Rusk Quarterback Club, and the Rusk Lions Club for more than 50 years where he received the honor of the Melvin Jones Fellow award. He was a member of the Euclid Masonic Lodge No. 45 AF&AM in Rusk. He was preceded in death by his parents, Artie H. and Beatrice; three brothers, Arlie, Charles, Doyle; three sisters, Evelyn, Sue, Mary Faye; and a grandson, Steven Cody Daniel. Left to cherish his memory is his wife of 61 years, Norma Daniel, of Rusk; son, Steve Daniel and wife Terri, of Rusk; daughter, Kim Anderson and husband Craig, of Phoenix, Arizona; grandchildren, Tara Newman and husband James, Isaac Seth Daniel, Lauren Anderson, Greta Anderson; and great-grandson, Grayson James Cody Newman. Pallbearers will be Jeff Carroll, David Fulton, Jason Hoffman, Mike Stanley, Weldon Wallace and James Newman. Honorary pallbearers will be deacons of First Baptist Church of Rusk. Visitation with family will begin at 1 p.m. on Thursday, July 2, 2015, at First Baptist Church in Rusk. Rather than customary condolences, donations in memory of Ike may be made to the First Baptist Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 258, Rusk, 75785.
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Published in Tyler Morning Telegraph on July 1, 2015
Embry, Deborah "Debbie" - Tyler  
Funeral services will be held for Deborah "Debbie" Embry on Thursday July 2, 2015, at 11 a.m. at Stewart Family Funeral Home in Tyler with the Rev. Dennis Cable officiating. Visitation will be at 10 a.m., 1 hour prior to the service. Deborah "Debbie" Embry, 61, passed away Sunday June 28, 2015, after a lengthy illness at ETMC. She was born on Dec. 16, 1953, in Sacramento, California. She met and married her husband of 41 years, Joe C. Embry, in Athens. Debbie attended Athens High School where she was honored with most beautiful during her senior year. Debbie was employed by Dr. Mike Rowan, orthodontist, for 26 years. Debbie was a devoted wife, mother, daughter, sister, aunt, grandmother and close friend to many. Debbie enjoyed outdoor activities and was always up for an adventure. Debbie loved life and adored her family. She took great pleasure in her children and her grandchildren. She lived in Tyler and surrounding areas for the past 31 years. Debbie was preceded in death by her father, Don C. Walter, of Irving, and her brother, Curtis Walter, of Irving. Debbie is survived by her mother, Dorothy Walter, of Ennis; her brother, Doug and wife Deborah Walter, of Houston; and her brother, Greg and wife Carol Walter, of Ennis; her sister, Rebecca Seals, of Azle; her husband, Joe C. Embry, of Bullard; son, Joseph and wife Niki Embry, of Bullard; daughter, Amy and husband Jason Swanson, of Bullard; and grandchildren, Kaitlyn Goodrich, of Bullard, Kennedy and Karter Swanson, of Bullard, Morgan and husband Marshall Duncan, of Dale, and Mattie Jo Embry, of Bullard. Debbie you were an inspiration to many. Philippians 3:14. I press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus. We love you and we will miss you, but our hearts will always hold you dear.
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Published in Tyler Morning Telegraph on July 1, 2015
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