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Ricardo “Richard” Guerra

FORT WORTH-Ricardo “Richard” Guerra passed away Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at the age of 57.
Celebration of life: 1 p.m. Saturday, October 19, 2019 at Brown Owens & Brumley’s Joe B. Brown Memorial Chapel.
Visitation: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., prior to service time, Saturday, October 19, 2019.
Ricardo was born Tuesday, July 3, 1962 to Alonzo and Lucia Barraza Guerra in Refugio, Texas. He loved fishing, cooking, drinking, shooting pool and going to Reds. He was a loving son, father, grandfather, brother and friend and will be missed.
Ricardo is preceded in death by his father, Alonzo Guerra; and brother, Rene Guerra.
Survivors: Daughter, Mackenzie Guerra; son, Tristan Guerra; mother, Lucia Barraza Guerra; granddaughter, Briella Phillips Guerra; sister, Rachel Perez; sister, DeeDee Ordway; sister, Rosa Diaz; sister, Rebecca Gauna; brother, Rudy Guerra; and many friends.

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425 S. Henderson St.
(817) 335-4557

Ruth Ann Krebs

FORT WORTH-Ruth Ann Krebs passed away Sunday, October 6, 2019 at the age of 59.
Memorial service: Private
Ruth Ann was born Thursday, August 25, 1960 to the late Barney and Ernestine Krebs in Temple, Texas. Ruth Ann studied nursing and worked hard caring for others as a RN.
Favorite memories of Ruth Ann are enjoying music together at home or going to concerts. She was a nature lover and loved floral arranging and ceramics. She was an avid reader and especially of philosophy. After Ruth Ann graduated from high school, she pursued her dream of becoming an RN. She was faithful, yet non-denominational. She was a spiritual seeker of truth and seeking the deeper meaning of life. Ruth Ann was a loving mother, grandmother, sister and friend and will be deeply missed.
Ruth Ann is preceded in death by her parents, Barney and Ernestine Krebs; and brother, Luke Krebs.
Survivors: Son, Jason Krebs; granddaughter, Alexandra Krebs; brother, Mark Krebs; sister, Sue McCarthy; sister, Joy Adams; sister, Dora League; and many friends.

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

Diana Velez

FORT WORTH-Diana Velez, passed away peacefully Saturday, October 5, 2019 at the age of 46.
Memorial service: 3 p.m. Friday, October 11, 2019 at Brown Owens & Brumley’s Joe B. Brown Memorial Chapel. Visitation: Thursday evening from 5 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.
Diana was a Christian, loving woman, mother of 4 beloved children, wife of 15 years, sister and daughter. She loved to be around loved ones, family and friends. She made many memories and left her imprint on many for the grand, wonderful and strong minded woman she was. From memorable cookouts, birthday parties, and going to bingo, she loved to laugh and make people laugh. She loved dancing, bingo, being around friends and family. Other things she devoted time to and enjoyed were cooking, watching UFC and boxing, doing hair and was part of the Cosmetology Program in high School, She graduated from North Side High School in 1991 and spent many years as an ER receptionist for Plaza Medical Center in Fort Worth.
Diana is preceded in death by her parents, Carlos Jimenez Sr. and Sara Estela Martinez Jimenez.
Survivors: Husband of 15 years, Vicente Velez Sr.; son, Reynaldo A. Robledo; daughters, Miranda N. Velez and Carla A Velez; son, Vicente Velez Jr.; brothers, Carlos Jiminez Jr. and Victor R. Jiminez; sister, Norma Jiminez; brothers, Rolando Jiminez and Rene Jiminez; many extended family members and friends.

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

Louanne Gentry

FORT WORTH-Louanne Gentry passed away Monday, October 7, 2019 at the age of 65.
Memorial service: 10 a.m. Saturday, October 12, 2019 at Brown Owens & Brumley’s Joe B. Brown Memorial Chapel.
Louanne Gentry was born Monday, November 30, 1953 in Decatur, Texas to Oscar Warren and Gwendolyn Elaine Mollohan. She enjoyed spending time with her family and fur-babies. She loved reading, watching movies and baking sweets. She loved traveling and was able to visit so many places through her employment as a travel agent. She retired from American Express Travel. She was a loving wife, daughter, mother, grandmother, sister and friend and will be deeply missed.
Louanne was preceded in death by her loving husband of 45 years, John Edward Gentry, father, Oscar Warren Mollohan, maternal grandparents, EB and Opal Boyett and paternal grandparents, Oscar Roy and Myrtle McCracken Mollohan.
Survivors: Daughter, Kristina Almaguer; grandson, Christopher Gentry; mother, Gwendolyn Elaine Stewart; aunt, Barbara Murray; brothers, Kenneth “Buddy” Mollohan and Mike Mollohan; sisters, Susie Moore Muse and Lisa Prindle; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins; and many friends.

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

Vida Virginia Fagan

AZLE-Vida Virginia Fagan, 59, was a loving daughter, sister, wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother and friend and will be deeply missed by us all. Vida passed away surrounded by her family on Wednesday, October 2, 2019. Vida V. Fagan was born on April 9, 1960, in Paris, Texas to Henry Dwayne Hicks and Mary Virginia Poole. She graduated from North Lamar High School in Paris, Texas. She was a nurse for many years and proceeded into management later. She loved Antiques & Collectibles/resale. Vida loved exploring  her family’s history with genealogy.  She was an amazing teller of many stories.
Vida is preceded in death by her father, Henry Dwayne Hicks; grandfather, Henry Franklin Hicks; grandmother Virgie Hicks and grandmother, Vida Palmer.
Survivors: Loving husband of 39 years, Marvin D. Fagan; sons, Chad S. Fagan and wife, Rebecca, Marcus D. Fagan; daughter, Arika M. Elkins; stepdaughter, Angela Blackerby and husband, Robert; 12 grandchildren; 3 great grandchildren; mother, Mary Virginia Poole Jones and husband, Philip; sisters, Yvetta Hicks, Jessica Hicks, Misty Vaden, Christy Gwinn, Melissa Gibson and husband, Jamey; brothers, Jesse Wright and wife, Mickey, Harvey Hicks, Gerald Hicks, Johnny Smallwood and many other extended family members and friends.

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

Verla Grace Lieberman

FORT WORTH-Verla Grace Lieberman passed away Monday, September 30, 2019 at the age of 88.
Graveside service: 9 a.m. Friday, October 4, 2019 at Laurel Land Memorial Park.
Survivors: Niece, Cindy Stordahal

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

Gladis Pearl Williams

FORT WORTH-Gladis Pearl Williams passed away peacefully Thursday, September 26, 2019 at the age of 88.
Memorial service: 1 p.m. Thursday, October 10, 2019 at Brown Owens & Brumley’s Joe B. Brown Memorial Chapel.
Gladis is preceded in death by sons, Billy Williams, Kenny Williams and John Williams; and daughter, Teresa Dunlap.
Survivors: Sons, Buddy Williams, Gary Williams and Cecil Williams and wife, Stacy; adopted son, Larry Edgington; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

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

Zaira Dariela Rodriguez

ARLINGTON-Zaira Dariela Rodriguez passed away Tuesday, September 24, 2019 in Dallas, Texas at the age of 14.
Zaira was born October 20, 2004 in Fort Worth, Texas. We know that she is not walking, but she is running along with angels free of wheelchairs, operations, I.V. tubes and pain that she so bravely endured while she was here. We love you and will miss you.
Visitation: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, October 1, 2019 prior to the service.
Celebration of Life: 2 p.m. Monday, October 1, 2019 at Brown, Owens & Brumley’s Joe B. Brown Memorial Chapel.
Survivors: Mother, Silvia N. Salazar; father, Felipe Rodriguez; sister, Sirly Rodriguez; brother, Oliver Rodriguez; cousin, Alice Macias, her caregiver, Sagrario Ramos and many other extended family members and friends.

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

Everly “Evie” Mae Ramsey

JUSTIN-Everly “Evie” Mae Ramsey, 8 months, was carried to Heaven on Thursday, September 26, 2019.
Graveside service: 11 a.m. Tuesday, October 1, 2019 at Laurel Land Memorial Park.
Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, September 30, 2019 at Brown Owens & Brumley Family Funeral Home.
Evie was born Monday January 28, 2019 in Grapevine to Billy and Whitney Ramsey.
Evie is preceded in death by her grandmother, Cindy Ramsey.
Survivors: Parents, Billy and Whitney Ramsey; grandfather, Dr. Bill Ramsey; grandparents, Joey and Trica Fox; aunt, Jordan Fox; aunt, Shannon Townsley and husband, Rick; cousins, Emma, Sam and Will; and great-grandparents.

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

Debbie Ann Cole

FORT WORTH-Debbie Ann Cole passed away peacefully Sunday, September 22, 2019 at the age of 62.
Celebration of life: 11 a.m. Saturday, October 5, 2019 at Brown Owens & Brumley’s Joe B. Brown Memorial Chapel.
Memorials: In lieu of flowers, please make a donation in Debbie’s honor to the Alzheimer’s Association, 2630 West Freeway, Suite 100, Fort Worth, Texas 76102
Debbie was born Wednesday, July 17, 1957 to the late Melvin and Elizabeth Cole in Las Cruces, New Mexico. Debbie graduated from University of Texas at Arlington and was a nurse for more than 30 years. Debbie could not only light up the room with her “Bigger than life” smile and laugh, but she made sure you stayed on your toes with a sarcastic remark. She could tell you an entire story with only using her eyes. Debbie also loved animals and she never met an animal that she did not like and would make sure they were always cared for. She was a loving aunt and friend and will be deeply missed by us all.
Debbie is preceded in death by her parents; Melvin and Elizabeth “Liz” Cole Fife; step-father, Bobby “Poppy” Fife; and brother, Glenn Cole.
Survivors: Nephew, Jesse Cole; nephew, Carson Cole; nephew, Cooper Cole; great-nieces, Morgan and Cambrie Cole; great-nephews, Cash and Harrison Cole; and many friends.

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