Henderson Daily News Memorials and Obituaries | We Remember (2024)

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Henderson Dan T. Ballenger 1933 — 2024 Mr. Dan T. Ballenger, 90, of Henderson, transitioned from this life on June 3, 2024, at Hospice Homeplace in Tyler. He was born October 26, 1933, in Henderson to the late A.B. and Rosalie (Burt) Ballenger and lived all of his life in Henderson. He graduated from Henderson High School and went on to serve his country in the United States Army. Mr. Ballenger had a long career with Texas Utilities as a drag line operator where he later retired. Dan was a kind and gentle steward of the earth and its living creatures. He cherished fishing with his children, caring for the birds and squirrels in his yard and tending to his garden. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister... Henderson Charles Brightwell 1944 — 2024 Funeral services for Mr. Charles Brightwell, of Henderson, will be at 10:00 a.m., Monday, June 3, 2024, at Crawford - A. Crim Funeral Home chapel with Bro. Chris Proctor officiating. Interment will follow at New Salem Cemetery under the direction of Crawford - A. Crim Funeral Home of Henderson. Visitation will be from 3:00 - 5:00 p.m., Sunday, June 2, 2024 at the funeral home. Mr. Brightwell passed away Thursday, May 30, 2024 at UT Health in Tyler. He was born Jan. 12, 1944 in Longview. He had worked as a Pipeline Inspector, for 32 years at Texas Eastman, and for 21 years at JW Green Contractors in Overton. Charles was a person who maintained everything to a 'T', who was a quietly generous... Overton, Texas Garry Lamar Hunt 1954 — 2024 Funeral services for Garry Lamar Hunt, will be at 2 PM Fri., May 24 at The Cammack Family Sullivan Funeral Home. Visitation will be 5 to 7 PM Thurs., May 23 at the funeral home. Garry was born on Jan. 30, 1954, in Nachez, Miss. and died on May 20, 2024, in Tyler, Texas. Online condolences and the full obituary may be found at CammackFamily.com New London John Cochran 1955 — 2024 Funeral services for Mr. John Cochran, 69, of New London, will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, May 25, 2024, in the chapel at Crawford-A. Crim Funeral Home with Rev. Lawrence Thompson officiating. Interment will follow at Strong Cemetery under the direction of Crawford-A. Crim Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 1:00 PM until service time on Saturday, at the funeral home. Mr. Cochran passed from this life on May 20, 2024, at his residence. He was born February 26, 1955, in Houston and grew up in the Pine Hill community. John graduated from Henderson High School in 1973 and lived in Rusk County most all of his life. He worked for Texas Utilities, later Luminant, in maintenance... Henderson Betty Morrison 1938 — 2024 Our loving mother, Betty Sue Johnson Morrison of Henderson passed away Friday, May 17, 2024. Visitation will be held May 23, 2024, at Rader Funeral Home of Henderson from 5pm- 7pm. The Graveside Service will be held Friday, May 24, 2024, at 10:00am at Crims Chapel Cemetery. Betty was born October 21, 1938, to Dick and Velma Johnson of Henderson, Texas. Betty was married to Don Morrison of Henderson in 1956 and blessed with 3 boys. Betty is proceeded in death by her parents, her husband of 64 years Don Morrison and her oldest son Jerry. Betty is survived by her sons Mike Morrison and Paul Morrison. Four grandchildren Erin & Michael Phillips; Micheal & Lauren Morrison; Richard... Cushing Albert Ronald "Ronnie" Tidwell 1943 — 2024 Albert Ronald Tidwell, "Ronnie," was born on December 29, 1943, in Canton, Texas to Ewell E. and Fannie Atrell Tidwell. He graduated from Canton High School in 1962 and worked in Canton and Dallas before graduating from Dallas Baptist University. Later, after moving and working in East Texas, he would also earn his Master of Education degree, as well as his School Administration Certification from Stephen F. Austin State University. For more than 40 years, Ronnie served as a coach, teacher, principal, and superintendent at various schools throughout East Texas, including Apple Springs ISD, Hudson ISD, Cushing ISD, and Laneville ISD. Whether coaching basketball, teaching history, helping... Minden John R. Morris 1948 — 2024 Funeral services for Mr. John R. Morris, 75, of Minden, will be held at 10:00 AM on Tuesday, May 14, 2024, at Landmark Missionary Baptist Church in Mt. Enterprise with Bro. Pete Underwood officiating. Interment will follow at Zion Hill Cemetery under the direction of Crawford-A. Crim Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5-7 PM on Monday, May 13, at the funeral home. Mr. Morris passed from this life on May 8, 2024, at his residence. He was born August 18, 1948, raised by his mother and Grandparents on their farm in Minden. After graduating from Henderson High School Mr. Morris served his country in the United States Marines Corps during the Vietnam War. Following an honorable... Laneville Mary Ann Hayes 1940 — 2024 A celebration of the life of Mrs. Mary Ann Hayes, 83, of Laneville, will be held at 10:00 AM on Saturday, June 1, 2024, at Laneville Baptist Church, 7090 FM 1798 W, Laneville, TX 75667, with Rev. Brady Weaver officiating. Internment will follow at Laneville Cemetery under the direction of Crawford-A. Crim Funeral Home. Henderson Dorothy Eugenia Hudson 1942 — 2024 A private family graveside for Dorothy Eugenia Hudson will be held under the direction of the Becker-Rabon Funeral Home. Family will greet friends from 5:00 p.m. till 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 23, 2024. Dorothy grew up on a small farm in Henderson, Texas. She attended school in New London, Texas. After graduation she attended Kilgore College in Kilgore, Texas. The bus from the college would pick Dorothy up at her country home on Jackson Road in Henderson. This is where she met her future husband, James R. Hudson or "Jimmy Dick" as many knew him. Mr. Hudson joined the U.S. Army at Fort Sill, Oklahoma. Dorothy traveled from East Texas to marry the love of her life, James R Hudson, at the... Gary, Texas Oneida Kelly DuBose 1932 — 2024 Funeral service for Oneida Dubose (92) of Gary, TX will be held Thursday, May 9 at Eastside Baptist Church in Gary, TX with Rev. Dale Walker and Bro. Kevin Lake officiating, Jimmy Jones leading music. Visitation for family and friends begins at 9:00am followed by the service at 10:30. Interment to follow at Zion Hill Cemetery located 6 miles south of Jasper on Hwy 96 at 2:30pm. Oneida was born on April 4, 1932, in Bessmay, TX (now called Buna) and went peacefully to her Heavenly home May 5, 2024. She follows her husband, Reverend Dr. P. A. (Boots) DuBose who passed away September 6, 2019. Together they shared 70 wonderful years of marriage. Oneida was a long-time resident of Gary, TX... Overton Milton Allen 1936 — 2024 Funeral services for Mr. Milton Allen, 87, will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, May 10, 2024 at Selman City Christian Church with Rev. Robert Anderson officiating. Interment will follow at Mt. Hope Cemetery under the direction of Crawford-A. Crim Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, May 9, 2024, at Crawford-A. Crim Funeral Home in Henderson. Mr. Allen passed away Sunday, May 5, 2024 in Kilgore after a brief illness. He was born and raised in Turnertown, Texas to Tommy Milton and Mary Lizzie (Richmond) Allen. Milton was a proud Gaston Red Devil, and graduated from Gaston High School in 1955. After high school, he met the love of his life,... Henderson Mrs. Sammie Faye Sarpy 1948 — 2024 It is with deep sorrow and steadfast faith that we announce the passing of Sammie Faye Sarpy on Friday, May 3rd in Dallas, Texas. Born September 7, 1948 to Isaac and Dixie Garland, Sammie Faye was a guiding light, embodying love and faith throughout her life. A dedicated member of South Oak Church of Christ in Henderson, Texas, and Greenville Avenue Church of Christ in Richardson, Texas, Sammie Faye served her community and Lord with fervor, as a youth minister at her home congregation and within East Texas area youth congregations, participating in numerous church singing groups, and inspiring many with her devotion to her faith and to her family. Sammie Faye, beloved mother, GiGi,... Henderson, TX Mrs. Sammie Faye Sarpy 1948 — 2024 Public Viewing: Friday, May 17, 2024 2pm-6pm at Southern Funeral Home. Funeral: Saturday, May 18, 2024 , 1pm at South Oak Church of Christ, 202 S. Oak Dr, Henderson, TX, under the direction of Southern Funeral Home. Henderson, Texas Martis Ward Wooster 1942 — 2024 Martis Ward Wooster was born September 14, 1942 and passed away peacefully, at home, with his family on May 1, 2024. At a young age Martis exhibited a deep love for history and literature. He spent countless hours reading books that would shape his understanding of the world and he was destined to be a scholar of history, a very talented craftsman, and a true friend to many. His greatest love of all, was his wife, Shirley. They were wed 60 years ago, and it is a story filled with love, laughter, and a lifetime of cherished memories. They actually attended high school together but it wasn't until after graduation that their paths would cross like stars again. After graduating from Adamson... Henderson Linda Lou Romer 1946 — 2024 Linda Lou Romer left this earth peacefully on May 1, 2024. Linda was born in Henderson, Texas on July 15, 1946 to Myrtle Lea and Arthur H. Romer. She was a 1964 graduate of Henderson High School and a 1968 graduate of the University of North Texas, with a Bachelor's degree in Geography. Linda is survived by her sister, Judy Romer Nutter, of Winnsboro, Texas. Linda spent her formative years in Henderson where she was active in her church, South Main Church of Christ. She was also involved in Camp Fire Girls and other school-related activities. After graduating from college, she put her love of geography to use by entering the travel industry. She began her career with Continental Trailways... Henderson John Franklin Gainey 1954 — 2024 John Franklin Gainey Was born May 23, 1954 and passed on April 28, 2024. Funeral services for Mr. Gainey will be held at Rader Funeral Home in Henderson at 10 am, Saturday May 4 with the burial to follow at Lakewood Memorial Gardens. A Rosary will be held Friday at 4:30 pm with visitation to follow. Full obituary can be found at Raderfh.com Branchfield Grady Wayne Tipps 1931 — 2024 Funeral services for Mr. Grady Wayne Tipps, 92, of Brachfield, will be held at 2:00 PM on Wednesday, May 1, 2024, in the chapel at Crawford-A. Crim Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Shiloh Cemetery under the direction of Crawford-A. Crim Funeral Home. The family will receive friends from 5-7 PM on Tuesday, April 30, at the funeral home. Joinerville Lynda Stroud 1942 — 2024 Memorial services for Mrs. Lynda Stroud, 82, of Joinerville, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, April 26, 2024 at First Presbyterian Church with Commissioned Pastor Jimmy Chapman officiating. Interment will follow at Mt. Hope Cemetery at a later time. Mrs. Stroud passed away Tuesday, Apr. 23, 2024 at a local nursing home. She was born Jan. 9, 1942 in Wichita Falls, TX to the late William Elliot Floyd, Jr., and Patricia Ruth (Stark) Floyd. Lynda had worked with Stroud Contractors before retiring. She made a mean shrimp gumbo and mac and cheese dish, and was adored by her family as a wonderful wife, mother, and granny. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister Carolyn... Henderson Marion Louise Roney 1936 — 2024 Marion Louise Roney passed away at her home on April 19, 2024. She was born on July 10, 1936 to Thomas A. Leach, Jr. and Mary Elizabeth Hursey Leach in Montgomery County, North Carolina. She lived in Star, North Carolina until she married Ernie L. Roney on February 8, 1971 in Bainbridge, Georgia. Family and friends called her by her middle name. Louise worked for many years in various office positions in North Carolina, Florida, and Texas. She retired from Dillard's in College Station, Texas before she and her husband moved to East Texas to be closer to their kids. Although she had no children of her own, she had 5 step-children. She is survived by Debbie Rhea of Trinity, TX, James... Henderson, Texas Sherry Beavers 1946 — 2024 Sherry (Burks) Beavers, aged 77 of Henderson, Texas passed away on April 18, 2024. She was surrounded by family and friends, both in person and in spirit. Sherry was born on October 21, 1946 to Dennis Criss "Denny" and Margaret "LaMurl"Burks. In Christ, she joins her parents, older sister (Mary Linda) and two younger brothers (Gene and Donnie Burks). She is survived by her spouse of over 25 years Tommy Beavers, four siblings (Danny, Stewart, Martin, and Lorna), and four children (Wayne and Chris Gray and Kevin and DeLisa Deutsch (Perry). Her grandchildren and nieces and nephews were a source of immense pride and happiness. The family wishes everyone to remember Sherry as loving, caring,...
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