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Funeral Notices: 10/30/14

Mangum Funeral Home announces a graveside burial service for 63-year old Elizabeth Ann Ross of New Orleans, formerly of Center. She passed away Tuesday after a long, courageous battle with breast cancer. Graveside service will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Fairview Cemetery in Center.

 

Watson & Sons Funeral Home announces service for 94-year old Pearline Andrews Windham of Center. Service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Watson & Sons Chapel, with interment at Oaklawn Memorial Park. Visitation will be held prior to service, beginning at 12:30 p.m. Saturday.

 

Watson & Sons Funeral Home announces a memorial service for 54-year old Dale Harding of Center. A memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Liberty Hill Baptist Church in San Augustine.

 

All Saints Funeral Home of Round Rock announces a cremation with no service for 66-year old John W. Ashby of Georgetown, formerly of Center. He passed way Wednesday, Oct. 22 in Georgetown. He was a member of First United Methodist Church in Center, and was a graduate of Center High School. He worked for Beall’s Brothers as a store manager prior to his career with Edward Jones, from which he retired. There will be no service. Among John W. Ashby’s survivors is his wife, Sue Ashby; son, J.W. Ashby; mother, Mildred Ashby; and sister, Diana A. Davis of Center. In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the American Lung Association.

 

McDuffie Mortuary of Houston announces service for Travis Johnson of Houston. Service will be Saturday, Nov. 1 at 12 noon at East Liberty Missionary Baptist Church, with interment at Thompson Cemetery.

 

Hicks Mortuary in Center announces service for 38-year old Marcus T. Goodwin of Center. Service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Abundant Love Ministries at 1218 Shelbyville St. in Center, with burial at St. John Cemetery in the Africa Community. Repass will be at Mt. Zion CME Church & Eddie Rush Goodwin’s residence. Visitation will be all day Friday at Hicks’ Chapel.

 

Community Funeral Home of Center announces service for 72-year old Mrs. Floria L. Hewitt of Shelbyville. A Wake will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at Community Funeral Home in Center. Service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Triumph First Pentecostal Church in Shelbyville, with interment at Lane Town Cemetery in San Augustine.

 

Community Funeral Home of Center announces service for 73-year old Miss Lizzia Mae Crockett of the Sexton Community. Service will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Reed Chapel Baptist Church in San Augustine, with interment at Corinth Cemetery, San Augustine. A Wake will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at the church.

 

Community Funeral Home of Timpson announces service for 67-year old Mrs. Kathleen Yarbrough Moore of Timpson. Visitation will be from 10-12 Saturday at Antioch Baptist Church in Timpson, followed by service at noon at the church, with interment at Antioch Cemetery. 

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