Obituaries

Thu
12
May

Trenton Douglas Lenamond

Trenton Douglas Lenamond, of Groesbeck, passed away at Limestone Medical Center on Wednesday, April 27, 2016, at age 36. Funeral services were held on Friday, April 29, 2016, at the Church on the Rock in Groesbeck, with Pastor Billy Bever (Church on the Rock) and Minister Burnett “Mookie” Wallace (Sandy Church of God in Christ) officiating. Burial followed in Cobb Cemetery. Pallbearers were Clint Winstead, Colin Lenamond, Josh Lenamond, Bubba Wedgman, Heath Masters, Desi Lenamond, Jimmy Winstead, and Lance Pollard. Honorary pallbearers were Ramsey Smith, Eric Lundh, Ty Pagel, Clay Wimberly, Justin Duke, Ricky Williamson, Keith Ailes, Billy Williams, Darius Quinlan, Clint Bellah, Larry Thompson and Dusty Capps. Trent was born December 5, 1979 to Jimmy and La- Vaughn Lenamond in Corsicana, and attended Groesbeck High School.

Thu
12
May

Larry Wayne Wilson

1944 - 2016
It is with heavy hearts that we mourn the passing of Wayne on Wednesday, April 6, 2016. Wayne is survived by two sons, Micah DeWayne Harden and Glenn Eldon Harden of Schulenburg, Texas and a daughter Rivka Dawn Press of Cincinnati, Ohio. Wayne will be forever missed by his cousins, Joy Priest and Sidney Kincannon and wife Barbara, and sister-in-law’s Patsy Wilson and Peggy Wilson along with numerous nieces and nephews. Wayne was preceded in death by his parents Cecil and Emma Eloise (Mangum) Wilson, and his brother Robert Wilson. His brother Vano Wilson of Houston, Texas passed away shortly after Wayne on April 29, 2016. Friends and family are cordially invited to a memorial celebration to be held at Waco Memorial Park located at 6623 S. IH- 35, Waco, TX 76706 on Saturday, May 21, 2016 at half past ten o’clock in the morning. Lunch will follow at the Smith Family Ranch in Crawford, Texas.

Thu
12
May

Ewald I. “Bob” Schneider

Ewald I. “Bob” Schneider, of Otto, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, May 5, 2016. He passed away at home with his wife by his side, at age 78. A Funeral Mass was held at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Elk on Saturday, May 7, 2016, with Father Michael Ajewole and Monsignor Isidore Rozycki conducting the mass, and Randy White serving as organist. Burial followed in Fort Parker Cemetery at Groesbeck. Pallbearers were T. J. Cordova, Jason Fajkus, Jake Schneider, Chris Byrd, Ean Carter, Aaron Jasek, Kyle Krenek, and Brad Schwartz, and Wynston Jasek was an honorary pallbearer. Bob was born January 2, 1938 to Ewald Schneider and Hilda (Drymalla) Schneider at Frelsberg. He attended school in Fayetteville, graduating from St. John’s Catholic School. He grew up on a cotton farm.

Thu
05
May

Audrey Bernice Murphy

Audrey Bernice Murphy, of Groesbeck, passed away in Temple on Saturday, April 30, 2016, at age 97. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 P.M. on Wednesday, May 4, 2016 in the Groesbeck Funeral Home Chapel, with Brother Richard Williams of the Church of Christ of Groesbeck officiating. Burial will follow in the Faulkenberry Cemetery. Pallbearers will be her grandsons, Chris Murphy, Ryan Murphy, Michael Murphy, Jason Murphy, Dwain George, and Jessie George. Bernice was born to Charlie Tom Rice and Millie Fleming Rice on July 27, 2018 in the rural area where the family farmed outside Groesbeck, and she attended school at Prairie Point. One of her teachers, Franklin Jackson, picked her up at her house and took her to school. Bernice worked during the fifties and sixties at Evans Corner Drug.

Thu
05
May

Don Rex Burleson

Don Rex Burleson, of Mexia, Texas, passed away early in the morning on April 29th, 2016, after several months of gradually deteriorating health, and two weeks of a more rapid decline. His wife , Rita, had passed away three years earlier, in May, 2013, and Don had missed her greatly. He made the most of the last three years, but he was ready to go to heaven and again be with her and other loved ones. Don was born in Frosa, Texas, near Prairie Hill, on June 3rd, 1934, and attended schools there as well. In 1952 he married Rita, and they were married for 61 years. Don was primarily a rancher and managed a herd of cattle most of his adult life. He was also an outstanding horseman and roper.

Thu
28
Apr

Richard E. Boleratz

Richard E. Boleratz, of Lake Limestone, passed away at home on Wednesday, April 20, 2016, at age 76. Richard was born July 7, 1939 to Michael Boleratz and Dorothy (Tutzacov) Boleratz in Erie, Pennsylvania. He lived in PA until he was 14 and then in Ohio until he was 18. He served in the U.S. Air Force from 1957 through 1961, as a medic. Richard received a degree in civil engineering from Kent State University in Ohio. Richard was united in marriage with Peg Bates on July 20, 1963 in Barbarton, Ohio. His career as a civil engineer took them all over the United States and many foreign countries. Much of his work with Firestone International was involved with rubber plantations and building new factories to process latex. He liked to travel and he liked people, and was in general a happy person who enjoyed whatever he was doing. After retiring from Firestone in 1980, he worked many additional years for Simpro, and they lived in Houston for twenty years.

Thu
28
Apr

Richard J. Renschler, Jr.

March 21, 1943 - April 23, 2016 Richard J. Renschler, Jr. met his Lord and Savior, when he passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by his loving family, on Saturday, April 23, 2016. Richie was 73. He was a champion and courageously fought cancer for 14 years. Richie was laid to rest with Military Honors during a graveside service on Monday, April 25, 2016, at 1 p.m., at Oakwood Cemetery, in Waco, TX. Pallbearers were Jim Bush, Steve Brown, David Crutchfield, Joe Guyton, Cecil Henry, and Parnell McNamara. Honorary pallbearers are the McLennan County Sheriff’s Office and the Texas State Guard. The Reverend Eric Howell of Dayspring Baptist Church will preside. Richie was born in Waco on March 21, 1943 to Norma Dean and Richard J. Renschler, Sr. Richie loved growing up and living in Waco. His first job was at Williams Drug Store downtown, where he made grilled cheese sandwiches and served soda fountain drinks. He was a loyal and hardworking individual his entire life.

Thu
28
Apr

Aubrey Lee Jones

The Angelic Hosts came for Mr. Aubrey Lee Jones, “Billy” at his residence in Kosse, TX on Friday, April 15, 2016 among loving family and devoted friends. Viewing was held Friday, April 22, 2016 from 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM at The Groesbeck Funeral Home, 1215 E Yeagua Street, Groesbeck, Texas under the direction of Moore’s Angelic Funeral Home, Teague. FUNERAL SERVICES was SATURDAY, APRIL 23, 2016 AT 11:00 AM at the Lone Star Missionray Baptist Church, 629 N. Grayson Street, Groesbeck, Texas with the pastor, Rev. Nathaniel Bedford, officiating, and Rev. L. B. Perry, pastor of Antioch Missionary Baptist Church, Stranger, TX, Eulogist. Interment was in the Chappel Hill Cemtery of Calvert, Texas with Full Masonic Funeral Rites by Hopeful Lodge #78, F&AM of Texas from Marlin, TX. Aubrey “Billy” Jones was the 5th child born to Ennis Jones and Jewel Watkins Jones, and was born in Limestone County, Texas. He grew up in Kosse and graduated from Washington High School with the Class of 1969.

Thu
21
Apr

Nadine Popejoy Stafford

Thu
21
Apr

James Cameron Quinn, Sr

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