Obituary: Franklin Boyce, Sr.

Funeral services for Franklin Boyce Sr., 78, of Athens, Texas are scheduled for 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 12, 2013 at the Church of God in Athens with Rev. Chuck Hinton officiating. Burial will follow at Oaklawn Cemetery in Athens.

Mr. Boyce went to be with his Lord and Savior on Friday, June 7, 2013 in Athens.

Franklin Boyce Sr. was born April 27, 1935 in Magnolia, Ark. the son of Eddie Boyce and Reece Lee Boyce. He was a member of the Church of God in Athens and was a devoted member. He was known as a hard working man that loved his family. Popa was a loving husband, father, grandfather and will be greatly missed Continue reading “Obituary: Franklin Boyce, Sr.”

Obituary: Mary B. Creasy

Mary B. Creasy
Mary B. Creasy

A memorial gathering for Mary B. Creasy, 94, of Athens is scheduled for 6-8 p.m. Friday, June 7, 2013 at the Hannigan Smith Funeral Home Chapel in Athens with Pastor Mike Baldwin officiating.

Mrs. Creacy passed away peacefully on Tuesday, June 4, 2013 in Athens.

Mary Elizabeth Creasy was born May 11, 1919 in Greenville, Texas the daughter of Henry Gordon Busby and Frances Matilda Newby Busby. Before her retirement, she was a counselor and educational diagnostician in the schools of Naples, Mt. Pleasant and the Athens school districts. She was also an active member of the Retired Teachers Continue reading “Obituary: Mary B. Creasy”

Obituary: Gwen Trammell

Gwen Trammell
Gwen Trammell

Services for Gwen Trammell will be 1 p.m. Thursday June 6, 2013 at Huckabee/Tomlinson Funeral Home, Seven Points. Visitation will be 6-8  p.m. Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at the funeral home.

Gwen was born in Seagoville, Oct. 29, 1931 to O C & Alma (Hazelip) Braddock. She died in Kaufman June 3, 2013.

Gwen retired from Southwestern Bell Telephone after 35 years of service. She was a member of the Telephone Pioneers. She and her husband Buddy owned and operated B & G BBQ in Seven Points from 1988 to 2008.

Gwen is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Buddy; sister, Patsy Umfleet; grandson, Brian Keith Trammell.

She is survived by sons, Robert and wife Donna Trammell, Keith Trammell, brother, Julian and wife Lavone Braddock; grandchildren, Robert Shawn Trammell, Terry Lee Trammell, Holland Rice “Buddy”Trammell, Robert Sean Trammell, Ashley Nicole Trammell, Blaine Wade Trammell, Kalynn Trammell, Tyler Trammell, Trevor Trammell, Hunter Trammell, Telia Trammell Hughes, Brandon Blakenship. A very special niece, Rhonda Gwen Eicher.

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Obituary: Jamie Daniel Logan

Jamie Daniel Logan

Graveside services for Jamie Daniel Logan, 39, of Cross Roads are scheduled for 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at the Rome Cemetery with Bro. Gene Bishop and Bro. Frank Upchurch officiating.

Mr. Logan passed away due to injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident on Sunday, June 2, 2013 in Athens.

Jamie Daniel Logan was born May 20, 1974 in Athens, the son of James Alford Logan and Brenda Dean Trammell Logan. He was a member of the Cross Roads Baptist Church. He enjoyed working on cars, hunting and being outdoors. He loved his children and his family. He was a loving father, son and brother and will be greatly missed by all who knew him.

Jamie was preceded in death by one son, Jacob Logan; his paternal grandparents, Edgar and Lenora Logan; and his maternal

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Obituary: Peggy Scible

Peggy Scible
Peggy Scible

Peggy Scible of Malakoff passed away on May 30, 2013 at the age of 73.

Peggy was born on Jan. 2, 1940 in San Antonio to Wesley and Tracey Plantinga.

Peggy was a substitute teacher in Riyadh Saudi Arabia and Las Vegas Nevada.

She is survived by her husband of 53 years Robert H. Scible III; son, Robert H. and wife Cynthia Scible IV; sister, Paula Moresco; brother, Harold Giese; grandson, Robert H. Scible V.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Wesley and Tracey Plantinga.

Visitation will be held on June 4, 2013 from 6-8 p.m. at Huckabee/Tomlinson Funeral Home in Malakoff.