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Funeral Notices: 2/27/14

We’ve learned of the passing of lifetime Center resident, Jane Arnold. She passed away yesterday in Tyler. Service is pending for Jane Arnold of Center.


Watson & Sons Funeral Home announces funeral service for 84-year old Donald L. “Don” Burt of Center. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 Friday at Watson & Sons Funeral Home. Service will be at 1 Saturday at Watson & Sons Chapel, with interment at Oaklawn Memorial Park in Center. Among Don Burt’s survivors are his wife of 58 years, Grace Burt of Center; daughters, Kathryn Leigh Burton of Canton, Georgia and Janet Hairgrove of Center; brothers Vernon Burt of Silsbee and Billy Burt of Jasper; and sister-in-law, Sybil Burt of Nacogdoches.


Wyman Roberts Funeral Home in San Augustine announces service for 86-year old Polly Potter Switt of San Augustine. She passed away Wednesday in Lufkin. Service will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Wyman Roberts Memorial Chapel, with burial in Liberty Hill Memorial Garden in San Augustine. Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. today at Wyman Roberts Funeral Home. Among Polly Potter Switt’s survivors are sons, Col. Michael Potter of San Antonio; Jeffrey Potter of Crandall; and Rex Potter of Ft. Worth.


Garner & Sons Mortuary of San Augustine announces service for 25-year old Alex Emil Henderson, aka “Chu-Chu” of Geneva. He passed away last Saturday at his home. Service will be at 1 Saturday at Reed Chapel Baptist Church in San Augustine, with interment at Corinth Cemetery in Sexton. Visitation will be from 12:30 to 6:30 Friday at Garner & Sons Mortuary. Alex Emil Henderson is survived by his mother, Linda Henderson of Geneva; special friend, Angela Gentry of Center; five brothers, Allen T. Henderson of Bossier City, Cedric Holman of San Augustine, Chris Jones of Palestine, Lil Randle Jr. Johnson of Ft. Worth, and Steven Giles of Lufkin; and a sister, Shereta Rochelle Giles of Lufkin.

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