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Norma Jean Gandy

FORT WORTH-Norma Jean Gandy passed away Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at the age of 91.
Graveside service: 1 p.m. Friday at Fairview Cemetery in Bronte.  Visitation:  5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Norma was born June 28, 1925 in Bronte to the late John Elliott and Dollie Mae Pruitt. She was a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother, great-great grandmother and friend and will be deeply missed.
Norma is preceded in death by her parents; son, Jimmie Edward Brunette and grandson, Kelly Brunette.
Survivors: Son, John Brunette and wife, Sue; daughter, Beverly Geurin and husband, John; grandchildren, Kim Ware, Johnna Bridges, Martha Jean Geurin and Misty Brunette; great grandchildren, Kristen Lindner, Kyle Ware, Adam Campbell and Matthew Geurin- Garcia; great-great grandchildren, Kayla and Baylor Lindner and Lily Campbell; numerous cousins; and many friends.

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(817) 335-4557

Genevil Branch Scott

Genevil Branch Scott loving mother, grandmother, sister and aunt passed away Saturday, June 10, 2017 in Fort Worth, Texas at the age of 52.
Genevil was born June 25, 1964, in Canton, Mississippi to Willie Earl Shappard and Ann Lee Branch.
Celebration of life: 1:00 p.m. Friday, June 23, 2017, at Brown, Owens & Brumley Funeral Home’s Chapel.
Survivors: Son, Christopher D. Branch and wife, Leah; brothers, Willie, Frank and Melvin Branch; sisters, Colonie Jackson, Margie Miller, Sharon Branch, Jeanett Branch and Mildred Daughtery; grandchildren, Joshua and Draegen Branch and Brittany Klepfer; great-granddaughter, Trinity Klepfer; many nieces, nephews and friends.

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Family Funeral Home & Crematory
425 S. Henderson
(817) 335-4557

Raymond O’Shea Wells

Raymond O’Shea Wells, 61, of Parker County, went to be with the Lord, Tuesday, May 30, 2017, in Mineral Wells, Texas. Celebration of life: 1 p.m. Saturday, June 17, at The Church at Azle, 1801 S. Stewart St. Raymond was born May 4, 1956, in Waynesboro, Miss., to James E. Sr and Mary Lee Wells. Since 1959, Raymond was raised by his foster parents, JT and Ola English, in Azle. Raymond served the citizens of Tarrant, Parker and Palo Pinto counties as a Master Firefighter and Fire Investigator, his countless volunteer hours since the age of 18 was his passion; his fire brothers and sisters were his family along with the Knights of Pythias. Rest easy brother, we’ll take it from here. We will never forget you and your service to our communities. Raymond is preceded in death by his parents and foster parents, brother, James Edward Wells Jr.; sisters, Mary Nell Strong and Connie Lee Wells. Survivors: Sister, Lou Karaisaridis of Ellisville, Miss.; nephews, David, Paul and George; and his large fire department family and friends.

Brown, Owens & Brumley
Family Funeral Home & Crematory
425 S. Henderson
(817) 335-4557

Gloria Esther Diaz

FORT WORTH–Gloria Esther Diaz, 84, passed away Thursday, June 8, 2017.
Celebration of life:  1 p.m. Monday, June 12, 2017 at Brown Owens & Brumley’s Chapel.
Visitation: 10 a.m. until service time.

Maria Carmen Cuevas

FORT WORTH–Maria Carmen Cuevas passed away Saturday, June 10, 2017 at the age of 58.
Celebration of life: 1 p.m. Thursday at Brown Owens & Brumley’s Joe B. Brown Memorial Chapel.
Visitation: 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Maria Carmen was born August 21, 1958 in Lubbock to Santos and Antonia Cuevas. Maria will be remembered for her strong work ethic and for the love for her family and pets. She will be deeply missed by us all.
Maria is preceded in death by her mother, Antonia Cuevas.
Survivors: Husband of 23 years, Denis Rando; sons, Leon Cuevas and wife, Elizabeth, and Daniel Cuevas and wife, Jamie; daughter, Isabel Rando; grandchildren, Marissa, Omar and Gabriel; father, Santos Cuevas Sr.; brothers, Santos Cuevas Jr. and Tony Cuevas; sisters, Mary Jane Berlanga and Delia Cuevas; many extended family members; and many friends.

Brown Owens & Brumley Family Funeral Home
425 S. Henderson St.
(817) 335-4557

Jocelyn Proulx

ARLINGTON–Jocelyn Proulx passed away Tuesday, June 6, 2017, at the age of 32.
Celebration of life: 11a.m. Saturday at Brown Owens & Brumley’s Joe B. Brown Memorial Chapel.
Visitation: 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Jocelyn was born October 10, 1984 in Arlington to Raymond and Carolyn Proulx. Jocelyn was a loving daughter, sister, granddaughter, and aunt and will be deeply missed.
Survivors:  Parents; Raymond and Carolyn Proulx; brothers ,Tamas Proulx and wife, Marissa, James Proulx and wife, Valerie; sister, Tara Warren and husband, Robert; nephew, Asher Proulx; nieces, Baylie, Victoria, Madalynn, Audrynn Proulx, Payton Warren; paternal grandmother, Therese Proulx; maternal grandmother, Mary Sarosi; numerous aunts & uncles, and extended family members and friends; and special beloved dog, Adele.

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Funeral Home & Crematory
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(817) 335-4557

Angela Anderson Pomykal Mansfield

FORT WORTH–Angela Anderson Pomykal Mansfield, 79, a devoted wife, mother, aunt, grandmother and great-grandmother died Wednesday, April 26, 2017.
Memorial service: 10 a.m. Saturday, June 10, 2017 at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 7001 Trail Lake Drive, Fort Worth, Tx., 76133 There will be a reception following the service in the church hall.
Memorials: In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made in her memory to the Women’s Guild at the church.
Interment: Her ashes were buried in a family ceremony on May 27th in Laurel Land Memorial Park in Fort Worth.
Angela was a native of Fort Worth, a graduate of Paschal High School where in the 1950’s she drew its Panther mascot. In the 1960’s she drew technical engineering parts for General Dynamics. In the 1970’s her very large “Candyland” mural was on longstanding display at Cook Children’s Hospital. In the 1980’s many were motivated to shop after seeing her hand drawn, half page commercial ads for Monnig’s Department Store in the Star-Telegram. In the 1980’s she also drew covers for the First UMC Single’s Bulletin. All of the time, she drew and painted just for the joy of it.
She was a devoted wife to her dear husband, Frank, and they enjoyed 28 years of laughing and enjoying life together. They met in their retirement years and were living life to the fullest 24/7 and especially enjoyed trips to Vegas and meals with friends and family.
The family would like to thank Angela’s doctors and compassionate nurses at the Baylor Scott and White Vitas Hospice for their care.
Angela is preceded in death by her beloved daughter, Leigh Ann Pomykal; brother, E.W. Anderson, Jr.; and parents, E.W. Sr. and Ann Anderson.
Survivors: She is survived by her loving and devoted husband; Francis Mansfield; sons, E. Keith Pomykal of Dallas, Curtis and Idela Pomykal of Longview and Craig and Chris Pomykal of Fort Worth; loving step-son, Gerard Mansfield of Fort Worth; beautiful granddaughters, Hannah and Rebekah Pomykal; grandson, Justin Pomykal; treasured nephews, E.W. Anderson III of Buffalo Gap and Richard Anderson of Lubbock; niece, Danna Pomykal of San Francisco; and many close friends of almost 80 years in Fort Worth.

Brown Owens & Brumley Family Funeral Home & Crematory

425 S. Henderson St.

(817) 335-4557

Mary Castillo-McCurry

FORT WORTH–Mary Castillo-McCurry, 75, crossed over May 26, 2017 to live in the home of our Lord with so many other loved ones, including her son, Sam who passed on Oct. 16, 2014.
Memorial service:Private
Memorials: In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Texas Health Specialty Hospital, or any charity that helps others.
Mom to Victoria, Frank, Sam and Simon. Ma to her grandchildren, Brandon, Rudy, Blake and Ariel. They gave her so much joy. She worked her whole life to provide for her family and they were her reward.
Survivors: Sister; Josephine Gentry; brother, Herby Gonzales; daughter-in-law, Gara Castillo; extended Castillo and Pena family; over 40 nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews; and many friends.

Brown Owens & Brumley Family Funeral Home
425 S. Henderson St.
(817) 335-4557

Sharon Ann Wright

FORT WORTH–Sharon Ann Wright passed away Saturday, May 27, 2017 at the age of 77.
Service:  10 a.m. Thursday, June 1, 2017 at St. Patrick Catholic Church in Fort Worth. Rosary service will be at 9:45 a.m. prior to Mass. Burial: 1:30 p.m. at Holly Hills Cemetery in Granbury.
She was a very devout Catholic, beloved friend and mother and will be deeply missed.
Sharon was preceded in death by her parents, Beulah and Harry Henderson, son-Steven Wright and daughter-in-law, Tisha Wright.
Survivors: son, Brad (Son Hui) Wright ; daughter, Alison (Kevin) Hager; son, Greg Wright;   grandchildren, Jennifer Hager, Katherine Hager, Christina Hager, Rachel Wright and Logan Wright ;  great-grandson, Caelan Kindler; and many friends.

 

Brown Owens & Brumley Family Funeral Home

425 S. Henderson St.

(817) 335-4557

Faye McCoy

FORT WORTH–Faye McCoy entered into eternal rest Monday, May 22, 2017 at the age of 90 surrounded by local family and close friends.
Memorial service: 2 p.m. Thursday, June 1, 2017 at Trinity Terrace Chapel 1600 Texas St.
Interment: Private
Memorials: In lieu of flowers the family asks that donations be made to Trinity Terrace Foundation, 1600 Texas St, Ft Worth 76102, or the Alzheimer’s Association, 2630 W Frwy, Ft Worth 76102.
A Special Thank You to the Silverado Memory Care Team of Fort Worth for making Faye’s last years enjoyable and memorable.
Faye was born and raised in Logan County Arkansas where she enjoyed Sunday school and church. She and her family moved to Southern California her senior year in high school where she remained active in the local church. After working for Convair in San Diego, she moved to Ft. Worth and began a career with Bell Helicopter. She retired after a successful 28 years at Bell and had much respect for her friends and co-workers there. Faye was a member of the First United Methodist Church and The Woman’s Club of Ft. Worth. Faye enjoyed ballroom dancing, bridge club, and listening to her favorite music. She had immense love for this great country.
Faye was preceded in death by her parents Hugh Aster Core and Viola Maude Core, husband William J. McCoy.
Survivors: Sons, Richard McCoy and wife Phyllis, Jay McCoy and wife Teresa. Grandchildren, Kelly McCoy, Michael McCoy and wife Emily, Marcus McCoy and Kayla (McCoy) Morris and husband Austin. Great-grandchildren, Henry Jones McCoy and Hattie Catherine McCoy.

Brown Owens & Brumley’s Family Funeral Home
425 S. Henderson St.
(817) 335-4557