Obituary: Virginia Marie Reynolds

Virginia Marie Reynolds passed away on July 18, 2018 in Athens Texas. She was born on January 6, 1922 to Andrew Jasper White and Nancy Dennis White.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband John Wesley Reynolds; one son, Larry Wayne Reynolds; 2 brothers and 2 sisters.

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Obituary: Cody Mitchell Kuykendall

Cody Mitchell Kuykendall, age 35, passed away on Thursday, July 12, 2018 in Midland Texas. He was born December 22, 1982 in Tyler Texas to Billy James Kuykendall and Geraldine Zimmerman.

He is preceded in death by his father, his grandparents, and brother, Brian Meletti.

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Obituary: H. Darlene Adair Turlington

H. Darlene Adair Turlington (82) of Brownsboro, Texas was swept up by angels and delivered to her Lord and Savior on June 10, 2018. Darlene had been a resident at Green Oaks Rehab & Nursing since June 2014 fighting the horrible disease Alzheimer’s stripping her of her precious memories, but not her love of music. She came alive again if she heard gospel, C&W, and her FAVORITE, ELVIS and would sing along remembering the words.

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Obituaries: Nancy Louise Peterson Strain

Nancy Louise Peterson Strain was born August 29, 1926 in Oak Park, IL., she passed away on July 13, 2018 in Tyler, Texas.

Nancy is survived by her beloved husband Robert Wood Strain, Athens, her step children, Robert, Jr. (Mary) Kensington, CT, John (Laura) Naperville, IL, and Lisa (Fred) Paine Fairport, NY, 5 step-grandchildren, Robert III, Thomas, Kathleen, Kelly, Alison, and many wonderful nieces and nephews.

She is proceeded in death by her parents Leonard and Anna Marie Peterson, and her siblings and their spouses, Phyllis Rathbun, Helen Pfaff, and Leonard (Pete) Peterson.

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Obituary: Olly Bass

Funeral services for Olly Bass, 97, of Athens are scheduled for 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, July 17, 2018 at Sand Springs Baptist Church with Bro. Erick Graham officiating. Interment will follow at Shelby Chapel Cemetery in Athens.

Olly G. Bass passed away on July 11, 2018 in Athens.

Olly Gude Bass Jr. was born October 9, 1920 in Athens, Texas the son of Olly G. Bass Sr. and Etta Hawkins Bass. He was a member of Sand Springs Baptist Church. Olly proudly served in the Army Air Corps from December 22, 1942 to March 8, 1946 and was honorably discharged as a SGT. He worked as a construction inspector for TX DOT for over 27 years, enjoyed farming (cattle) and gardening, especially growing tomatoes, corn, and peas. Grandad loved his children, grandchildren and will be missed by many.

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