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Ashlee Michelle Edmiston
1993 - 2015

Services for Ashlee Michelle Edmiston, 21, of Uncertain, formerly of Hughes Springs, were held at 1 p.m., Monday, Aug. 10, at Hughes Springs High School Auditorium with the Bro. Larry Trevino offic...
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P. J. Starnes
1923 - 2015

Funeral service for P.J. Starnes, 92, of Gilmer will be held Wednesday, Aug. 12, at 12 p.m. at the Cypress Street Church of Christ, with the Bro. Arthur Andrews officiating. Vistiation will be Aug....
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Thomas Wayne Bowers
1931 - 2015

Funeral services for Thomas Wayne Bowers, 84, of Ore City, will be 11 a.m., Wednesday, Aug. 12, at First Baptist Church of Ore City with the Bro. Randal Trull and the Bro. Ken Mills officiating. Bu...
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Jimmy Ray Kinard
1952 - 2015

Graveside services for Jimmy Ray Kinard, 62, of Pittsburg will be held on Saturday, Aug. 8 at 10 a.m. at Easkom Cemetery in Tyler under the direction of Grubbs-Loyd Funeral Home in Gilmer. Born Dec...
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Imogene Pilcher Roosendaal
1938 - 2015

Imogene P. Roosendaal passed away on Aug. 5, at the age of 77 after a long courageous battle with Alzheimer’s disease. Imogene, the daughter of Nathan and Mamie Pilcher, was born on June 10, 1938 i...
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Paul Wayne Hamilton
1948 - 2015

Services for Paul Wayne Hamilton, 66, of Ore City, will be at 10 a.m., Thursday, Aug. 6, at Grubbs-Loyd Chapel in Diana, with the Brother Jamie Eitson officiating. Arrangements are under the direct...
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Eddie Perry
1949-2015
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Services for Eddie Don Perry age 65, of Ore City, are pending with Reeder-Davis Funeral Home in Ore City. He passed away August 2, 2015. An online guestbook may be signed at www.reeder-davis.com
George R. Brannon, Jr
1941 - 2015
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George R. Brannon, Jr. (Rene) died July 31. Services for Mr. Brannon will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 8, at Reeder-Davis Chapel. Burial will follow at Woodlawn Memorial Park under the direction of Re...
George T. Warren
1926 - 2015
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George T. Warren, 88, of Linden died Thursday, July 30. Graveside services were held at 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 3, at New Colony Cemetery with the Bro. David Hazelwood officiating.
Eddie “Moose” Kent
1959 - 2015
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Memorial services for Eddie “Moose” Kent, 55, of Gilmer will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 8, 2015 at Croley Funeral Home Chapel with Chris Fox officiating. Cremation arrangements are under the ...
Barbara Lynn Hill
1968 - 2015
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Funeral services for Barbara Lynn Hill, 48, of Longview are pending with J.H. Anderson Memorial Funeral Home, in Gilmer. Ms. Hill died Saturday, July 25.
Vernice White
1951 - 2015
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 Services for Ms. Vernice White, 64, of Pittsburg will be 11 a.m. Saturday, July 25, at Shady Grove Cemetery under the direction of Reeder-Davis Funeral Home of Hughes Springs.
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Rowan County Clerk Kim Davis gestures as she refuses to issue marriage licenses to a same-sex couple in MoreheadBy Steve Bittenbender MOREHEAD, Ky. (Reuters) - A county clerk in Kentucky sought an emergency injunction on Wednesday to temporarily block a federal court order requiring her to issue same-sex marriage licenses as she prepares to go to court on Thursday to face contempt charges. Kim Davis, the elected Rowan County clerk, says her religious beliefs as an Apostolic Christian stop her from issuing marriage licenses to gay couples as ordered by the 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals.


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In this Sept. 23, 2001, photo provided by Phil Dobbs, Ruth Newman, right, celebrates her 100th birthday with her older brother Barney Barnard and younger sister Genevieve Gully in Pebble Beach, Calif. Newman, who was thought to be one of two remaining survivors of the massive 1906 San Francisco earthquake, died in July 2015, at the age of 113. (Courtesy of Philip Dodds via AP)SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Ruth Newman was just a child living on an outlying ranch when the Great San Francisco Earthquake of 1906 struck, but her memory of that day never faded, her daughter said.


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