Obituaries
  • Bonham, Texas -- Funeral services for Jack Hall, 89, of Ravenna, Texas will be at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, August 26, 2016 at First Baptist Church Bonham, Texas. Bro. Morgan Malone, Bro. Chase Hinson, and Bro. Bill Beasley will officiate. Interment with military honors will follow at Mulberry Cemetery with honors rendered by United States Army Honor Guard. Family visitation will be on Thursday, August 25, 2016 at Cooper-Sorrells Funeral Home in Bonham, Texas from 6:00-8:00 p.m.
  • Van Alstyne, Texas -- In loving memory of Geraldine Anne Whitley, 79, who passed away on August 21, 2016. A private gathering of family and friends will be held at their home in Van Alstyne, Texas; out-of-town friends and family please feel free to sign on her Tribute Wall at Scoggins Funeral Home.
  • Van Alstyne, Texas -- Memorial service for Jimmy Nolan Burns, 80, will be 2:00 p.m., Saturday, August 27, 2016 at Lavon Drive Baptist Church, 1506 Lavon Dr., Garland, Texas with Dr. Gary Coleman officiating. Burial will follow at the Van Alstyne Cemetery, Van Alstyne, Texas.
  • Bonham, Texas -- A private memorial service will be held later for James Estle Simmons, Jr., 70 of Bonham, Texas.
  • Bells, Texas -- Funeral services for Martha "Mott" Jane Moore, 75, will be at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, August 25, 2016 at the Mullican-Little Funeral Chapel in Bells/Savoy, Texas. Burial will follow in Rose Hill Cemetery. Mott’s family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday at the funeral home.
  • Paris, Texas -- Bright-Holland Funeral Home has scheduled graveside services for Joe Ben Coston, 79, of Paris for 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, August 23, at the Coston Family Cemetery located at 1864 CR 13950, Paris. The family will receive friends on Monday from 7:00-9:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
  • Bonham, Texas -- Funeral services for Austin Roy Haywood, 85, of Bonham, Texas will be at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, August 24, 2016 at Cooper-Sorrells Funeral Home in Bonham, Texas. Rev. Brian Everett and Rev. Bill Thornton will officiate. Interment with military honors rendered by the United States Army Honor Guard will follow at Forest Grove Cemetery. Family visitation will be 1 hour prior to the service on Wednesday, August 24, 2016 at Cooper-Sorrells Funeral Home starting at 1:00 p.m.
  • Ladonia, Texas -- Funeral services for Robert Syl-Dean Davis, 76, will be held on Sunday, Aug. 21, 2016 in the Mt. Carmel Cemetery Chapel in Wolfe City at 2:00 p.m. conducted by Bro. Ruben Trussell, with burial in Mt. Carmel Cemetery. Masonic Graveside Rites will be conducted by Bethel Lodge #143 of Ladonia, Texas. Visitation will be Saturday evening at the R.W. Owens & Son Funeral Home in Wolfe City from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.
  • Bonham, Texas -- Private graveside services will be held for Billie JoAnn Jones, 83, of Bonham, in Burns Cemetery in Trenton, Texas.
  • Plano, Texas -- A celebration of the life of John Michael "Mike" McKinney, 69, of Plano will be held 10:00 a.m. Saturday, August 20, 2016 at the Waterview Church of Christ, 1409 N. Waterview, Richardson, Texas. Graveside services will follow at 2:30 p.m. at Carson Cemetery, Ector, Texas. The family will have a visitation Friday, August 19, 2016 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. in the chapel of the Waterview Church of Christ, 1409 N. Waterview, Richardson, Texas.
  • Whitewright, Texas -- Funeral services for Johnie Fae Owens, 91, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, August 20, at the Bethel Baptist Church in Whitewright, with Bro. Roland Ouellette officiating; burial will follow at Van Alstyne Cemetery, in Van Alstyne, Texas. Family will receive friends Friday from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Scoggins Funeral Home, 637 W. Van Alstyne, Pkwy Van Alstyne, Texas 75495.
  • Bonham, Texas -- Graveside services for Willie Lee "Bill" Castle, 97, of Bonham, will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 20, 2016 in Willow Wild Cemetery under the direction of Wise Funeral Home. Bro. Mark Posey will officiate. The family will receive friends at Wise Funeral Home from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Friday night, Aug. 19, 2016.
  • Van Alstyne, Texas -- Matthew A. Tuftee, 37, of Van Alstyne, Texas, passed away on August 13, 2016. Family will receive friends Saturday, August 20, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Scoggins Funeral Home in Van Alstyne.
  • Bonham, Texas -- Funeral service for Delores Orozco Herd, 68, will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, August 18, 2016 at Mullican-Little Funeral Home and officiated by Pulpit Minister Eliseo Hinojos. There will be a family visitation held from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Wednesday, August 17, 2016 at Mullican-Little Funeral Chapel in Bells/Savoy. There will be a gathering following the funeral services Thursday, August 18, 2016; it will be held in Trenton, Texas at a site announced after the gravesite services.
  • Van Alstyne, Texas -- Funeral services for Serena Thurline Daugherty, 77, of Van Alstyne will be held 11:00 a.m. Thursday, August 18, at Scoggins Funeral Home Chapel, with Reverend Kenneth Price officiating. The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Wednesday at Scoggins Funeral Home.