Obituaries

Thu
21
Apr

Dorothy Earle Kemble

Thu
14
Apr

Larry Wayne Wilson

Larry Wayne Wilson, resident of Groesbeck, passed away at his residence on Wednesday, April 6, 2016, at age 72. A Memorial service is being planned for a future date in Waco at Waco Memorial Cemetery, where he will be buried with his parents. Wayne was born March 12, 1944 to Cecil and Emma Elois (Mangum) Wilson in Waco. He served in the U.S. Army from July 1965 through 1967 and was trained as an Optometrist while in the Army. He had previously worked in Waco as an Optometrist, and had lived earlier in Mexia, Mart, and in Groesbeck for the past few months. Wayne was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Robert (Bob) Wilson (of Mexia.) He is survived by his brother and sister-in-law, Vano and Patsy Wilson of Houston; sister-in-law, Peggy Wilson of Mexia; and a number of nieces and nephews. Visit www.groesbeckfuneralhome.com to leave messages of condolence on the guestbook.
Thu
14
Apr

Mrs. Delia Ethel Platt

Thu
14
Apr

Bennie Garner Spurlock

Thu
14
Apr

Jessie Harris Jr.

Thu
14
Apr

Raymond E. Maness Jr.

Thu
14
Apr

Johnny B. Massey

Thu
14
Apr

Mary Frances Anderson

Thu
07
Apr

Betty (Eakin) Hahneman

Funeral services for Betty (Eakin) Hahneman were held on Saturday, April 2, 2016, at the First United Methodist Church in Kosse. Rev. Dr. Rita Sims officiated and her grandson, Ramsey Rabie assisted. Burial followed in the Kosse City Cemetery. Betty Frances Stone was born in 1927 in a small Arkansas town, the only daughter of Leona and Lester Stone. She grew up in Glenwood, Arkansas, surrounded by family and the foothills of the Ozarks. She was an excellent student and graduated High School at 16 years old. Growing up with three brothers had taught her much she needed to know to be confident in herself and very independent. She convinced her parents to agree to declare her an emancipated minor and she started working at 16. Her first big job took her to work at the Atomic Energy Commission as a secretary. Betty married her high school sweetheart Billy Jim Eakin in 1945.

Thu
31
Mar

Mary Alice Coffee Zeman

Mary Alice Coffee Zeman was born in Frost, Texas, on May 17, 1940. She was the sixth child born to Sally Ellen Deatherage Coffee and George Newton Coffee, Sr., and the only girl. Mary grew up in West, Texas where she graduated from West High School in 1958. She attended the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor for a short time before moving with her mother to Washington State to live by her oldest brother, ET, and his family. It was there that she met the love of her life, Bob Zeman. After knowing each other for six months, they married on March 19, 1960. Soon after, they moved to Chicago, IL, and lived with Bob’s mother, Rose. While living in Chicago, they were blessed with their first two children, Robin Renee and Mark Robert. They moved to Waco, Texas, in the spring of 1967. In October of the same year they had their third child, Dale Anton. The family moved to Groesbeck in 1968.

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