Obituaries
  • Bonham, Texas -- John Wiley Byrd, beloved husband of Peggy Owen Byrd, died June 28, 2016 after a long Alzheimer’s illness. He was 93 years old. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Cooper-Sorrells Funeral Home in Bonham, Texas.
  • Honey Grove, Texas -- Funeral services for Ina Pearl Rodgers Luttrell, 95, will be Friday, July 1, 2016 at the McKenzie United Methodist Church at 10:00 a.m. Visitation will be at 9:00 a.m. at the church annex. Rev Vivian Crowson and Rev. Carolyn Allbritton will lead the services. Following the services, she will be laid to rest at Oakwood Cemetery in Honey Grove, Texas.
  • Ravenna, Texas -- Elizabeth Sue Eichman, 66, of Ravenna passed away Monday afternoon, June 27, 2016. Services are pending at Wise Funeral Home in Bonham.
  • Ector, Texas -- Funeral services for Lucille Cobb, 99, of Ector will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, July 1, 2016 at Wise Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Dodd City Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Wise Funeral Home on Thursday, June 30, 2016 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
  • Bonham, Texas -- Memorial services for Donald Ray Miller, 82, of Ravenna, Texas will be at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, July 3, 2016 at Cooper-Sorrells Funeral Home in Bonham, Texas. Mr. Derrell Hall will officiate. Visitation will be 1 hour prior to the service, starting at 2:00 p.m.
  • Anna, Texas -- A celebration of the life of Charles Eugene Manners, Jr. will be held 11:00 a.m. Sunday, July 31, at Lake Texoma on the Texas side of the river to honor his passion for fishing. In lieu of flowers the family asks that you please make a donation to a charity of your choice. Services are under the direction of Scoggins Funeral Home & Crematory in Van Alstyne.
  • Gunter, Texas -- Funeral services for Brent Willis Burden, 29, of Gunter will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, July 1, 2016 at the First Baptist Church in Gunter. Rev. Brandon Wright will officiate and burial will follow in the Gunter Cemetery. The family will receive friends Thursday from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Scoggins Funeral Home in Van Alstyne.
  • Bonham, Texas -- A celebration of the life of John Stewart Delk, 75, will be held 3:00 p.m. Thursday, June 30 at First Presbyterian Church. Before the service, there will be a visitation at 2:00 p.m. at the church and after the service there will be a reception in the church education building.
  • Bonham, Texas -- Graveside services for Mrs. Eleanor Frances Benton Smith, 85, of Whitewright, Texas, will be held at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at the Willow Wild Cemetery in Bonham, Texas, under the direction of Wise Funeral Home. Rev. Doyle Henderson will officiate.
  • Bells, Texas -- A funeral service for Joe Henry "Buddy" Whiting, 92, of Bells will be held Tuesday at 10:30 a.m. at the Bells First United Methodist Church. Pastor Steve Martinez will officiate. The burial will follow at the Dugan-Whiting family cemetery. A family visitation will be held Monday from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Mullican-Little Funeral Home in Savoy.
  • Bonham, Texas -- A memorial service for Francis Wallace Christensen, 94, of Bonham is scheduled for 2:00 p.m. Monday June 27, 2016 at Wise Funeral Home in Bonham with David Renfrow officiating.
  • Bonham, Texas -- Funeral services for Roger Earl Rich, 75, of Bonham, will be held at 3:00 p.m. Sunday, June 26, 2016 in Wise Funeral Home Chapel. Inurnment will follow in Grove Hill Cemetery in Dallas, Texas at a later date. The family will receive friends at Wise Funeral Home from 2:00 p.m. until service time Sunday.
  • Bonham, Texas -- John David Kreitel, 29, of Bonham, Texas passed on Tuesday, June 21, 2016 in Bonham, Texas. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Cooper-Sorrells Funeral Home in Bonham, Texas.
  • Bonham, Texas -- Direct burial services for Suzanne Marie Taylor, 68, of Bonham, Texas will be at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, June 24, 2016 at Lamasco Cemetery. Bro. Craig Vance will officiate.
  • Wolfe City, Texas -- Funeral services will be held on Saturday, June 25, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. at First Baptist Church in Wolfe City with Tim Hearn and Michael White officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the start of the service.