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Obituary for Marcus Lee “Buck” Carter

Retired butcher from Piggy Wiggly, Safeway and Appletree Services for Marcus Lee “Buck” Carter, Huntsville, were conducted Friday, Jan. 18 with burial atPine Prairie Freewill Baptist Church, Huntsville., He was born in Huntsville, Texas on July 1, 1928. He and his twin sister, Lela, were the last of nine children ...

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Obituary for D’Anne McAdams Crews

First female SHSU Alumni Association Chair; past chair Oakwood Cemetery Board Services will be conducted for D’Anne McAdams Crews, 84, at the Sam Houston Funeral Home on Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019, at 11 a.m. Visitation will be Wednesday, Jan. 23, from 4 until 6 p.m. at the funeral home, 1700 ...

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Charles Pebworth, long-time SHSU art faculty member and acclaimed artist and sculptor, dies at 92

Celebrated for works in natural materials, love of teaching Graveside services for Charles Arthur Pebworth, renowned artist, retired Sam Houston State University art professor and teacher, will be conducted at 10 a.m., Monday, Jan. 21, 2019 at the National Cemetery in Fayetteville, AR, where he had retired. Pebworth was born ...

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Obituary for Ronald O. Sumter

First Christian minister for nearly 30 years, SHSU Bearkat Chaplin A memorial service for Ronald O. Sumter, former minister First Christian Church, Huntsville, will be conducted Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019 at Royal Lane Baptist Church, 6707 Royal Lane, Dallas, TX at 2 p.m. Ron Sumter was born in Atoka, Ok. ...

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Obituary for Marlene Marilyn Nelson

Active church, community volunteer Services will be conducted at 11: a.m.Monday, Jan. 7, 2019 at Cook Springs Baptist Church in Huntsville for Marlene Marilyn (nee Sweeney) Nelson, who died Dec. 31, 2018. Visitation will be at 10 a.m. She was born to Harry Clifford and Odelia Marie Sweeney on Oct. ...

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Obituary for Betty Davison

Helped found Northside Baptist Services were conducted Jan. 3, 2019 for Betty Davison, Huntsville. Burial was in Union Springs in Corrigan, Texas. Betty was born in Jan. 12uary 12, 1931 and died Dec. 31, 2018. She grew up in a small house, but in a large family- a family that ...

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Obituary for Michael Frank Koehl,  MD

Former HMH pathologist, outdoorsman, traveler Services for Michael Frank Koehl, MD, who died Dec. 30, 2018, will be conducted Thursday, Jan. 3, 2019, 10 a.m. at First United Methodist Church, Huntsville. Burial will be at noon Friday in Floresville City (TX) Cemetery. Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. at Sam Houston ...

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Obituary for Alvin Leroy Humphrey

Veteran, retired oil, gas landman Services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2019 at Huntsville Church of Christ, 3737 SH 30 West, Huntsville, for Alvin Leroy Humphrey, 90. Mr. Humphrey died Dec. 27, 2018. Visitation will be at the church from 10 a.m. until services. Burial will ...

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Obituary for Bishop Benjamin Roy Chamness

Retired Methodist minister, Bishop A memorial service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 4, 2019, at First United Methodist Church, Huntsville, for Bishop Benjamin Roy (Ben) Chamness, Elkins Lake, Huntsville. The family will receive friends 10-11am prior to the service. Graveside service will be Saturday, Dec. 29, at ...

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Obituary for Barbara Jean Crout

Elkins Lake resident, active Methodist Services for Barbara Jean Montague Crout will be conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 26, at 2 p.m. at First United Methodist Church, Huntsville. A grave side service will be conducted Friday, Dec. 28 at Highland Cemetery in Hattiesburg, MS. The family will receive friends ...

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