Obituaries

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Anthony Jerome Heyward

Anthony Jerome Heyward,57, of Houston, TX passed away on April 29, 2015. His funeral services are pending with All Families Mortuary in Hearne, TX.
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May

Dixon C. Adams

Funeral services for Dixon C. Adams are set for 2:00 p.m., Saturday, May 9, 2015 at Progressive Missionary Baptist Church with the Rev. James Crawford, Eulogist. Visitation is from 12: noon till 2:00 p.m. Saturday, May 9, 2015. Glenn Mack Funeral Home in charge of services.
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08
May

Lyda Rebecca “Becky” Nichols Letcher

Lyda Rebecca “Becky” Nichols Letcher, 66, passed away Tuesday, April 18, 2015 at St. Joseph Regional Health Center. She was born April 2, 1949 in Seminole, Texas to Buck Cecil Nichols and Jessie Criswell Nichols. She was a homemaker. A graveside service was held Saturday, May 2, at 5:00 p.m. at Sunnyside Cemetery in Calvert. Officiant was Pastor Lonny Dewberry. Survivors include: Becky’s daughter & son-in-law, Shellie Bryant Mears and Donald Mears of Cameron, her brother, Buck Nichols of Abilene, Becky’s grandchildren; Steve, Misty, and Cortney, nine great grandchildren. Arrangements were entrusted to Heartfield-Ritter Funeral Home.
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08
May

Mrs. Mary Adams

Funeral services for Mrs. Mary Adams are set for 11:00 a.m., Saturday, May 9, 2015 at Old Elam Missionary Baptist Church with the Rev. Archie L. Hatten, Eulogist. Visitation is from 1:00 p.m. till 7:00 p.m., Friday May 8, 2015 Glenn Mack Funeral Home in charge of services.
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08
May

Annie Mae Sanders Bishop Shelnutt

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Donna Harrison

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01
May

Patsy Lanell Green

Patsy Lanell Green, 55, of Calvert, TX passed away Saturday, April 18, 2015. Her visitation will be Friday April 24 from 5:00p.m. till 7:00 p.m. at the All Families Mortuary’s Chapel, 109 North Alamo Street Hearne, Texas 77859 . Her funeral service will be 12pm on Saturday April 25, at the Calvert High School Gym, 310 Hickory St. Calvert, Texas.  
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01
May

John Edward Softly

John Edward Softly was born on September 25, 1943 in Hearne, TX. On the evening of Monday, March 30, 2015,   John answered his Master’s call and entered rest at the age of 71. John Softly is preceded in death by his parents, Ralph and Rose Ann Softly; two brothers, Nelson Wilson Jr. and Dr. Billy Joe Softly; Ocell Jernigan (brother-inlaw); and Lottie White (sister-n-law). John attended BlackshireHigh School where he played football and baseballand sung in the choir with a quartet. He was drafted by the United States Army in 1964 to serve and protect our greatnation in the Vietnam War. He later moved to Dallas, Texas and married Ermon L. Thompson. From this union Kendra Diane Softly was born. John married Mattie P. Thomas of Louisiana in 2007. John attended Bishop College in Dallas, Texas and earned his Bachelor’s degree in Criminal Justice.

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24
Apr

Herbert “Herb” Anders

Herbert “Herb” Anders, 94, passed away on Monday April 13, 2015 In Georgetown, TX. Herb was born in Houston in 1920 and grew up on his grandparents’ farm in Spring, TX. The family moved to Hearne during the depression of the 1930s, and owned and ran the Cozy Café for many years. Herb graduated from the old Hearne High School in 1939 which is now the current site of the Memorial Funeral Home. During WW II he enlisted in the Army Air Forces and trained at Sheppard Field in Texas, and Chanute Field in Illinois. He was assigned to the 11th Air Force, 18th Fighter Squadron stationed  on Amchitka then Attu in the Aleutian Islands attaining the rank of Staff Sergeant servicing P-38 Lightning and P-40 Warhawk fighter aircraft. After the war he worked a short time for the railroad in Hearne maintaining steam engines in the round house. In 1946, he married Jo Beth Carson who would be his wife for 59 years until her passing in 2005.

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24
Apr

Lewis Franklin Cheek

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