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B. Ann Wright
1935 - 2015

GLADEWATER — Graveside services for B. Ann Wright, 80, of Gladewater, Texas, will be held on Sunday, July 5, 2015, at 2 p.m. at Morgan Cemetery. She died Monday, June 29, after a courageous battle ...
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John Spell, Jr.
1937 - 2015

Funeral services for John D. Spell, Jr., 78, of Gilmer were held at 10 a.m. Friday, July 3 2015, at Croley Funeral Home in Gilmer with Bro. Wade Maberry officiating. Interment was at Sunset Memoria...
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William Burns
1930 - 2015

Memorial services for William G. “Bill” Burns, 84, of Gilmer will be held at a later date. Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Grubbs-Loyd Funeral Home in Gilmer. He died on Saturday,...
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Jean Schumaker
1952 - 2015

Graveside services for Jean Schumaker, 62, of Gilmer were held on Friday, June 26, at 2 p.m. at Sunset Memorial Park with Rev. Jerry Hill officiating. She died on Wednesday, June 24.
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Minnie Hollins
Services for Minnie Sayles Hollins, 105, of Ore City will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 4, at Snow Hill Baptist Church. Burial will follow at New Mountain Cemetery under the direction of Reeder...
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Frances Ann Frazier
1940 - 2015

Memorial service for Frances Ann Frazier, 75 of Wylie, will be 1:00 p.m., Saturday, June 27, 2015 at the First Baptist Church in Wylie with Reverend Howard Fadner officiating. Mrs. Frazier passed a...
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Minnie Hollins
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Services for Minnie Sayles Hollins, 105, of Ore City are pending with Reeder-Davis Funeral Home in Ore City. Ms. Hollins passed away June 25. An online guestbook may be signed at www.reeder-davis.c...
Frances Emberlin
1924 - 2015
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Graveside service for Mrs. Frances Olivetta Emberlin, 91 of Gilmer will be held 10 a.m. Saturday, June 27, at Sunset Memorial Park with Mark Engel officiating under the direction of Croley Funeral ...
Bro. Pete Dugger, Sr.
1934 - 2015
Jun 24, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Funeral services for Bro. Pete Dugger, Sr., 80 of Gilmer were held at 10 a.m. Thursday, June, 25, 2015, at Croley Funeral Home Chapel in Gilmer with Bro. Charles Johnson officiating. Bro. Dugger pa...
Lelia Beth Redding
1931 - 2015
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Funeral service for Lelia Beth Redding, 84, of Gilmer will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 25, 2015 at the Kelsey Cemetery with Bishop Tim Miller presiding under the direction of Croley Funeral H...
Billy Cates
1928 - 2015
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Graveside services for Billy Cates, 86, of Gilmer, were held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, June 23, at Enoch Cemetery. Mr. Smith died on Saturday, June 20, at home.
Nathaniel Gray
Jun 24, 2015 | 2 2 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Nathaniel Lee Gray died in a traffic accident on June 17, 2015. A memorial will be held at Grubbs Lloyd Funeral home in Gilmer, on June 24, at 3 p.m. Michael Garner will preside.
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President Barack Obama arrives to speak at the University of Wisconsin at La Crosse, in La Crosse, Wis., Thursday, July 2, 2015, about the economy and to promote a proposed Labor Department rule that would make more workers eligible for overtime. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama dearly wanted to get the government in the business of rating colleges and universities based on value and affordability, promising a new system by 2015. Now that goal is shriveling under the weight of a concerted opposition from universities, lawmakers and bureaucrats in Obama's own administration.


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Tiger Woods tips his ball to the crowd after a birdie on the 16th hole during the first round of the Greenbrier Classic golf tournament at the Greenbrier Resort in White Sulphur Springs, W.Va., Thursday, July 2, 2015. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)WHITE SULPHUR SPRINGS, W.Va. (AP) — Tiger Woods has rebounded from a dismal U.S. Open with a 4-under-par 66 in the opening round of The Greenbrier Classic.


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