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Archives for January 2016

Opal Ruth Chalker

FORT WORTH — Opal Ruth Chalker passed away Sunday, Jan. 24, 2016 at the age of 87.
Celebration of life: 2 p.m. Friday at Brown Owens & Brumley’s Joe B. Brown Memorial Chapel.
Visitation: 1 to 2 p.m. prior to service.
Opal was born to the late James and Cora Miller in Paris, Tx. She was a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother and sister and will be deeply missed.
Survivors: Son, James Chalker and wife, Elizabeth; daughter, Vicki Dodd and husband, Dennis; brother, Jerry Miller; sister, Lillie Mae Dobbins; grandchildren, Jamie Champion, Amos Chalker and Heather Chalker; great grandchildren, Garrett Champion, Landon Champion, Hayden Champion, Brook Chalker and Hannah Filby.

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Nathan Andrew Herrera-Lunsford

Nathan Andrew Herrera-Lunsford
FORT WORTH — Nathan Andrew Herrera-Lunsford passed away Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2016, at the age of 21.
Memorial service: 2 p.m. Monday at Brown Owens & Brumley’s Joe B. Brown Memorial Chapel.
Survivors: Mother, Jessica Aldridge; son, Jay Adam Kellar; and many family members and friends.

BROWN, OWENS & BRUMLEY
Family Funeral Home & Crematory
425 S. Henderson, 817-335-4557

Marcus Dean Tamez

FORT WORTH — Marcus D. Tamez, 30, passed away Thursday, January 14, 2016.
Memorial service: 3:00 p.m. Friday, January 22, 2016, at Brown, Owens & Brumley’s Joe B. Brown Memorial Chapel.
Survivors: Daughter, Lilia; parents, Joe and Karen; siblings, Roxanne, Monica; niece, Isabella; nephews, Brycen and Brendon.

BROWN, OWENS & BRUMLEY
Family Funeral Home & Crematory
425 S. Henderson, 817-335-4557

Linda Gail Anderson

FORT WORTH — Linda Gail Anderson passed away Friday, Jan. 15, 2016, at the age of 59.
Memorial service: 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 23, at Brown Owens & Brumley’s Joe B. Brown Memorial Chapel.
Linda was born Oct. 12, 1956, to the late Charles and Jackie Jones in Tucumcari, N.M. She will always be remembered for her love and devotion she held for her family and will be deeply missed.
Survivors: Son, James Anderson; daughter, Donna Anderson and husband, Matthew Antonowicz; daughter, Kelly David and husband, Aaron; grandchildren, Aiden, Michael, Iris, Morgan, Autumn, Raven and Vincent; sister, Shirley Williams and husband, Wade; brother, Chris Jones; and many friends.

BROWN, OWENS & BRUMLEY
Family Funeral Home & Crematory
425 S. Henderson, 817-335-4557

Sara Belinda Watkins

FORT WORTH — Sara Belinda Watkins passed away Monday, January 11, 2016 at the age of 59.
Celebration of life: 11 a.m. Friday at Brown Owens & Brumley’s Joe B. Brown Memorial Chapel. Visitation: 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Interment: Sara will be laid to rest in Greenwood Memorial Park.
Belinda was born Sept. 18, 1956 to the late Joe and Adela Basan in Fort Worth. She was a member of Central Congregation of Jehovah Witness. Belinda was a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and friend and will be remembered for the love and devotion she held for her family.
Survivors: Daughter, Yvette Rea and husband, Bernardo; daughter, Melanie Bermea and husband, Luis; daughter, Lauren Rangel and husband, Jesus; brother, Joe Basan; sisters, Irene Basan, Sheila Basan and Belia Basan Gutierrez; grandchildren, Ysabella Rea, Vladimir Rea, Nathan Montoya, Luis Bermea, Lilah Bermea, Gianna Bermea, Jesse Rangel and Ethan Rangel; great-grandson, Nathan Montoya; and many loved ones.

BROWN, OWENS & BRUMLEY
Family Funeral Home & Crematory
425 S. Henderson, 817-335-4557

Michael Gene Hicks

MIDLAND — Mike Hicks passed away Saturday, January 9, 2016, at the age of 60, surrounded by his family in Corpus Christi.
Memorial service: A private family service will be held at a later date.
Mike was born October 28, 1955 to Bob and Gloria Hicks in Uvalde, TX. He was a master electrician, an avid fisherman and a devoted ranch hand. He was a loving father and grandfather and will be deeply missed.
Mike is preceded in death by mother, Gloria Ann Hicks.
Survivors: Daughter, Shelby Hicks Pyle and husband, Dusty; daughter, Amber Hicks; son, Troy Hicks; mother of two of his children, Debra Hicks; grandchildren, Meredith and Dade; father, Bob Hicks; sister, Deborah Corby and husband, Chris; sister, Gale Thompson; sister, Lisa Meade and husband, Luis; brother, Patrick Hicks and wife, Brenda; numerous nieces, nephews and friends.

BROWN, OWENS & BRUMLEY
Family Funeral Home & Crematory
425 S. Henderson, 817-335-4557

David Harrison Hollingsworth

FORT WORTH — David Harrison Hollingsworth passed away peacefully surrounded by his family Thursday, Jan. 7, 2016, at the age of 55.
Celebration of life: 2 p.m. Monday at Brown Owens & Brumley’s Joe B. Brown Memorial Chapel.Visitation: 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
David was born Jan. 29, 1960, to Robert and Kaye Hollingsworth in Fort Worth. He loved golf, fishing and camping, and had a true love for the great outdoors. He was known as “Freight Train” during his youth when he was playing baseball. David loved watching his grandsons playing football and baseball. David was also the best bartender in town. David is greatly loved by his family and friends and will be deeply missed.
David was preceded in death by his father, Robert Hollingsworth; sister, Karen Stone; and grandma, Mary C. Westenhaver.
Survivors: Loving wife of 22 years, Charlene Hollingsworth; daughter, Stacy Peters and husband, Ricky; grandsons, Logan, Gavin and Maddox; mother, Kaye Hollingsworth; sisters, Kathie Banks and Pattie Colwell and husband, Sam; brothers, Russell Stone and wife, Paula, and Robert Hollingsworth and wife, Daryn; sisters-in-law, Cindy Walters and husband, John, and Kathy Pride and husband, Garrett; brother-in-law, Sam Guell and wife, Mary Ann; numerous nieces and nephews; and a host of other family members and friends.

BROWN, OWENS & BRUMLEY
Family Funeral Home & Crematory
425 S. Henderson, 817-335-4557
 

Kyle Edward Scheible

FORT WORTH — Kyle Edward Scheible passed away Thursday, Dec. 31, 2015, at the age of 45.
Memorial service: 10 a.m. Friday, Jan. 8, in Brown Owens & Brumley’s Joe B. Brown Memorial Chapel, the Rev. Paul John Roach officiating.
Memorials: In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Guardians of the Children Big Sandy Chapter, gocbigsandy.com, or the American Diabetes Association.
Kyle was born Nov. 25, 1970, to Fred and Janice Scheible in Bakersfield, Calif. Kyle was a stubborn and flawed man, but was very humble, giving and a wonderful person. Kyle gave in death as he did in life by donating his body to Lifegift so others could live.
Survivors: Wife, Tabitha Scheible; daughter, Stephanie Scarbrough; son, John Scarbrough; parents, Fred and Janice Scheible; brothers, Kurt Scheible and wife, Becky, and Kris Cuva-Scheible and wife, Jamie; grandchildren, Eli and Anna Lawson; special family friend, Joni Lawson; numerous other family members; and many friends and co-workers.

BROWN, OWENS & BRUMLEY
Family Funeral Home & Crematory
425 S. Henderson, 817-335-4557