DEATHS

Texarkana Gazette - - RECORDS/ADVICE -

GLO­RIA MATTHEWS

Glo­ria Marie Matthews, 87, for­merly of Texarkana, Ark., died Satur­day, Dec. 1, 2018, in a Round Rock, Texas, nurs­ing home. Mrs. Matthews was born Jan. 26, 1931, in Texarkana. She was a piano teacher and a mem­ber of First Bap­tist Church. She was pre­ceded in death by her hus­band, Jackie Ray Matthews.

Sur­vivors in­clude four chil­dren, Pamela Sue Lit­vay, Polly Ann Tan­ner, Wil­liam R. Buse and Priscilla Marie Swartz; four grand­chil­dren; and nine great-grand­chil­dren.

Ser­vices will be 2 p.m. Mon­day at First Bap­tist Church with the Rev. Larry Sims officiating. Burial will be in Hill­crest Me­mo­rial Park un­der di­rec­tion of Texarkana Fu­neral Home, Texas.

Vis­i­ta­tion will be 4 p.m to

6 p.m. Sun­day at the fu­neral home.

Me­mo­ri­als may be made to a fa­vorite char­ity.

On­line reg­is­tra­tion is at texarkana­fu­ner­al­home.com. CAROL TOLLE­SON NASHVILLE, Ark.—Carol Tolle­son, 74, of Texarkana died Thurs­day, Dec. 6, 2018, in Texarkana, Texas. Mrs. Tolle­son was born Jan. 9, 1944.

Sur­vivors in­clude her hus­band, Tim Tolle­son; one son, Ricky Jones of Texarkana, Ark.; two daugh­ters, Brenda Wag­ner of Fouke, Ark., and Melinda Taylor of Nashville; one brother, Jackie Dodge of Queen City, Texas; three sis­ters, Dorothy Phipps of Texarkana, Pa­tri­cia Leslie of At­lanta, Texas, and Linda Duhon of Queen City; six grand­chil­dren; one great-grand­daugh­ter; and a num­ber of other rel­a­tives.

Ser­vices will be 11 a.m. Mon­day at La­timer Fu­neral Home. Burial will be in County Line Ceme­tery.

Vis­i­ta­tion will be 6 p.m. to

8 p.m. Sun­day at the fu­neral home.

LELA MIXON

ID­ABEL, Okla.—Lela Mixon, 98, of Id­abel died Thurs­day, Dec. 6, 2018, in Id­abel. Mrs. Mixon was born Feb. 8, 1920, in Id­abel. She was a home­maker and a mem­ber of Id­abel First United Methodist Church. She was pre­ceded in death by her hus­band, Howard Mixon; and one daugh­ter, Judy Mixon.

Sur­vivors in­clude one son and daugh­ter-in-law, Bobby and Kathy Mixon of Id­abel; two grand­chil­dren and spouses, Jeff and Christy Mixon of Fort Worth, Texas, and Jen­nifer and Chris Coul­ter of King­wood, Texas; four great-grand­chil­dren, Chloe Coul­ter and Luke Coul­ter of King­wood and Sophie Mixon and Olivia Mixon of Fort Worth; and a num­ber of other rel­a­tives.

Ser­vices will be 10 a.m. Mon­day at First United Methodist Church, Id­abel, with the Revs. Dale Hill and Mark Pol­son officiating. Burial will be in Deni­son Ceme­tery un­der di­rec­tion of White Fam­ily Fu­neral Home.

Vis­i­ta­tion will be 5 p.m. to

7 p.m. Sun­day at the fu­neral home.

On­line reg­is­tra­tion is at white­fam­i­lyfh.com.

JOHNNY GREEN SR.

Johnny Wayne Green Sr., 73, of Texarkana, Ark., died Thurs­day, Dec. 6, 2018, at his home.

Ar­range­ments are pend­ing with Texarkana Fu­neral Home, Arkansas.

Vis­i­ta­tion will be 2 p.m. to

4 p.m. Sun­day at the fu­neral home.

DORA DYER

Dora Mae Dyer, 97, of Lake Charles, La., died Wed­nes­day, Dec. 5, 2018, in Lake Charles. Mrs. Dyer was born Feb. 12, 1921, in Dal­las City, Ill. She was a mem­ber of First Pres­by­te­rian Church. She was pre­ceded in death by her hus­band, Wil­liam Rudolph “Doc” Dyer; one son, Wil­liam R. “Bill” Dyer Jr.; and one daugh­ter, Mary Elizabeth Gal­loway.

Sur­vivors in­clude two daugh­ters and sons-in-law, Linda and Jimmy Latour and Edna and Larry Breaux; 10 grand­chil­dren; and a num­ber of other rel­a­tives.

Ser­vices will be 2 p.m. Mon­day at East Fu­neral Home, Down­town, with Sue Ellen Hall officiating. Burial will be in Me­mo­rial Gar­dens Ceme­tery.

Vis­i­ta­tion will be 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. Mon­day at the fu­neral home.

Me­mo­ri­als may be made to First Pres­by­te­rian Church, Texarkana, Ark., or Alzheimer’s As­so­ci­a­tion.

On­line reg­is­tra­tion is at east­fu­ner­al­homes.com.

JAMES JENK­INS

De QUEEN, Ark.—James Lacey Jenk­ins, 79, of Wickes, Ark., died Thurs­day, Dec. 6, 2018, at his home.

Ar­range­ments are pend­ing with Chan­dler Fu­neral Home.

On­line reg­is­tra­tion is at chan­dler­fu­neral.com.

LEROY MILLER

Leroy Miller of Los An­ge­les died re­cently in Cal­i­for­nia.

Ar­range­ments are pend­ing with Hicks Fu­neral Home.

STAN­LEY DUD­LEY

HOPE, Ark.—Stan­ley L. Dud­ley, 48, of Hope died Thurs­day, Dec. 6, 2018, at his home.

Ar­range­ments are pend­ing with Hicks Fu­neral Home.

ODESSA FORT

HOPE, Ark.—Odessa Fort, 90, of Prescott, Ark., died Fri­day, Dec. 7, 2018, in a lo­cal nurs­ing home.

Ar­range­ments are pend­ing with Hicks Fu­neral Home.

NORA FRENCH

Nora Onetta French, 91, of Wil­ton, Ark., died Fri­day, Dec. 7, 2018, at her home.

Ar­range­ments are pend­ing with Lyles Fu­neral Home.

On­line reg­is­tra­tion is at lyles­fu­ner­al­home­inc.com.

NET­TIE CUSH

Net­tie Jean Cush, 74, of Ash­down, Ark., died Thurs­day, Dec. 6, 2018, at her home.

Ar­range­ments are pend­ing with Lyles Fu­neral Home.

On­line reg­is­tra­tion is at lyles­fu­ner­al­home­inc.com.

RUTH GREEN

Ruth Mar­i­anna Green, 96, of Texarkana, Texas, died Fri­day, Dec. 7, 2018, in a lo­cal hospice.

Ar­range­ments are pend­ing with East Fu­neral Home, Moores Lane.

RICK KELLER

Rick Keller, 72, of Texarkana, Ark., died Thurs­day, Dec. 6, 2018, in a lo­cal hospice.

Ar­range­ments are pend­ing with Texarkana Fu­neral Home, Arkansas.

JOHN HURD III

DeKALB, Texas—John Earl Hurd III, 47, of DeKalb died Tues­day, Dec. 4, 2018, in a Texarkana hos­pi­tal.

Ar­range­ments are pend­ing with Bates Fam­ily Fu­neral Home.

Vis­i­ta­tion will be 6 p.m. to

8 p.m. Sun­day at the fu­neral home.

On­line reg­is­tra­tion is at bates­fam­i­ly­fu­ner­al­home.com.

JAMES WHAT­LEY

DeKALB, Texas—James Earl What­ley, 73, of DeKalb died Tues­day, Dec. 4, 2018, at his home.

Ar­range­ments are pend­ing with Bates Fam­ily Fu­neral Home.

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