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Obituary for Emma Ruth Hill

After losing hearing, became an advocate for the deaf Services will be conducted Sunday, March 3, at 3 p.m. at First Christian Church, Huntsville, for Emma Ruth Wright Hill, 89, who passed away quietly on Monday morning, Feb. 25, 2019. Burial will be in the Mayes Addition of Oakwood Cemetery. ...

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Obituary for Johnny Ray Upchurch

Vietnam Combat Veteran Services for Johnny Ray Upchurch, 69, who died Feb. 24, 2019, will be conducted Monday, March 4 at 9 a.m. at Sam Houston Memorial Funeral Home, 1700 Normal Park Drive, Huntsville. Burial will follow in Houston National Cemetery,10410 Veterans Memorial Drive, Houston. Visitation will be at the ...

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Obituary for Jose Flores

Services will be conducted Saturday at 9 a.m. at Ministerio Restauracion Lirios del Valle located at 1401 Avenue N, Huntsville, for Jose Flores, 82, who died Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019. Visitation will be Friday 7-9 p.m. at the church. Burial will follow in Oakwood Cemetery- Mayes Addition. He was born ...

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Obituary for Tammy Lynn Hoke

Tammy Lynn Hoke died Feb. 16, 2019 at her home. She was born April 10, 1964 in Bryan, TX. . She is survived by her husband Jimmy Hoke of Huntsville, TX; daughter April and husband Les Frodsham of Stonewall, OK; Daughter Tonya and husband James Friffin of Washington; her father ...

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Obituary for Marie Brim

Retired teacher, active in church, prison ministry Services will be conducted Thursday Feb. 21 at 11a.m. at Sam Houston Memorial Funeral Home in Huntsville for Ella Marie Brim, 83, who died Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019. A grave side service will be conducted Friday Feb. 22 at 11a.m. at the Knupple ...

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Obituary for David Roy Cummings

SHSU graduate, technology  employee at TDCJ, Windham, SHSU A memorial service will be conducted Friday, Feb. 22, 2019, at 3 p.m. at Sam Houston Memorial Funeral Home in Huntsville for David R. Cummings, who died Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019 after a long and courageous fight with cancer. David was born ...

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I-45 North, South to Close Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday nights; Detours Posted

Texas Department of Transportation Release Traffic on I-45 north and soutbound will be diverted in Huntsville beginning Monday from 7 p.m. to 5 a.m. Tuesday, with closures Tuesday and Wednesday nights as well. The Texas Department of TRansportation will close nearly five miles of the interstate with northbound traffic forced ...

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Obituary for Doris Deanne “Dee” McMillian

Doris Deanne “Dee” McMillian passed from this earth, Feb 12, 2019 in Huntsville. She was born to James D. “Mutt” McMillian and Doris Marie Yates McMillian on July 27, 1948 in Huntsville, Texas. She is survived by son Shannon P. Chalker and Granddaughter Montana Marie, brother Kevin McMillian and wife ...

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Obituary for John Albert Bartee

Huntsville native, life-long resident John Albert Bartee passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019 at his home in Huntsville, Texas. He was born on July 18, 1943 in Huntsville to John Wirty Bartee and Beatrice “Peaches” Holiday Bartee. He was a lifetime resident of Walker County. He is survived by ...

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Obituary for G. W. (Dub) Woods

Huntsville High, SHSU alum, ancestor of early Walker County settlers Services will be conducted for G.W. Woods, 65, at Northside Baptist Church, 1207 FM 980, Huntsville, Friday Feb. 15 at 2 p.m., the Rev. Reagan Cooksey officiating. Burial will be at McAdams Cemtery, 1251 FM 1696 Road W., Huntsville, following ...

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