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Dreamalee Ann McCracken

AZLE-Dreamalee Ann McCracken passed away Wednesday, December 18, 2018 at the age of 76.
Celebration of life: Will be announced at a later date.
Dreamalee was born December 19, 1941 to the late Marvin and Julia Snyder in South Bend, Indiana.
Survivors: Husband, Henry McCracken; and many friends.

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

Richard Wayne Hardaway

FORT WORTH-Richard Wayne Hardaway passed away Friday, December 14, 2018 at the age of 63.
Celebration of life: 1 p.m. Saturday, January 5, 2019 at Brown Owens & Brumley’s Joe B. Brown Memorial Chapel.
Richard was born September 26, 1955 to Bob and Shirley Hardaway in Pecos, Texas. He earned his Associates Degree in computer science and accounting from Midland College. He also earned his Bachelors Degree in computer systems management from Dallas Baptist University. Richard worked at Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad from 1992 – 1997, Hardaway Consulting Inc. from 1997 – 2001 and Standard Sales Company from 2002 – 2015. He proudly served our country by enlisting in the US Army and served from 1973 – 1980. He loved playing golf, working with wood and traveling. Richard was a loving son, husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend and will be deeply missed.
Survivors: Wife, Jill Hardaway; parents, Bob and Shirley Hardaway of Monahans; son, Aaron Smith and wife, Christine of Midland; son, Kevin Hardaway and wife, Melissa of Mansfield; son, Keith Hardaway and wife, Tia of Mansfield; son, Kris Hardaway of Dallas; step-son, Brandon Dilbeck of Clyde; step-son, Matthew Dilbeck of San Angelo; step-son, Jacob Dilbeck of Joshua; daughter by heart, Courtnie Osborne and husband, Chris of Norman, OK; grandchildren, Colin Vaughan, Jordyn Smith, Ryan Smith, Addison Smith, Carson Hardaway, Connor Hardaway, Kelsie Hardaway, Kenzie Hardaway, Little A.; sister, Genie Plumlee and husband, John of Sherman; brother, Ray Hardaway and wife, Susan of Monahans; sister, Susie Hyman and husband, Mike of Odessa; mother-in-law, Linda Henson and husband, John; mother-in-law, Judy Fallaschek and husband, Rick; father-in-law, John Ginn and wife, Robin; sister-in-law, Carol Wilson; brother-in-law, Nicholas Ginn; brother-in-law, Samuel Ginn; sister-in-law, Jessica Ginn; numerous nieces, nephews; and many friends.

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

Daniel Armstrong

ARLINGTON-Daniel Armstrong passed away Monday, December 3, 2018 at the age of 60.
Celebration of life: 11 a.m. Friday, December 7, 2018 at Brown Owens & Brumley’s Joe B. Brown Memorial Chapel. Visitation: 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, December 6, 2018 at the funeral home.
Interment: Daniel will be laid to rest in Emerald Hills Memorial Park, Kennedale, Texas.
Daniel was born June 22, 1958 in Port Huron, Michigan to Arnold and Louise Armstrong. Daniel loved his community, hunting, and working as a mounted police officer with his equine partner, Skipper. He was a member of Arlington Police Association and CLEAT and was named officer of the year in 2006. He retired from the Arlington Police Department after 34 ½ years of dedicated service. Daniel was not only a loving son, husband, father, grandfather and friend he was also a highly admired and respected person in the community. He will be deeply missed by everyone who knew him.
Survivors: Wife of 18 years, Carran Armstrong; son, Jonathan Armstrong and wife, Michelle; son, Timothy Armstrong; son, Nathanael Armstrong; son, Clint Paroulek and wife, Cheri; son, Jerramy Barker and wife, Branda; parents, Arnold and Louise Armstrong; grandsons, Ryley, Seth, Camron and Carson; brother, David Armstrong and wife, Debbie; brother, Aaron Armstrong; sister, Jennifer Clinton; numerous nieces and nephews; and many friends.

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

Nancy Ruth Trivitt

ARLINGTON-Nancy Ruth Trivitt passed away peacefully in her home on Monday, November 26, 2018.
Graveside service: Nancy will be laid to rest with her family at Moore Cemetery in Arlington Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at 1 p.m.
Nancy was born in Michigan to Peter and Elizabeth Kembor and was the youngest of eight children. Her family moved to Texas when she was a young child. Nancy graduated Arlington High School in 1961 and was married to Troy in 1962. Nancy moved to Montana in 1992 after the passing of her beloved mother. She had a close friend in Ovando already living there and quickly made many new friends all of which she treated like family. She worked at St Patrick Hospital in Missoula for nearly twenty years of public service. She also worked at Arlington Memorial Hospital for many years as a patient access representative for the Emergency Department. Her welcoming face and positive presence were appreciated by patients and families as well as coworkers. Her friendship, smile, southern accent, witty personality, and caring tributes will be forever missed. Nancy had four children she loved dearly.
Nancy is preceded in death by her parents, Pete and Bess; her beloved husband, Troy Granville Trivitt; twin daughters, Nancy Ann and Ruth Ann; and her eldest son, John Trivitt.
Survivors: She is survived by her son, Jerry Trivitt of Arlington, Texas.

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

Trudie Pyle

GROVETON-Trudie Pyle, 85,  went to be with the Lord Sunday, November 25, 2018 surrounded by her loving family. She left this world to be with her daughter, Debbie, and her son, David.
Celebration of Life: 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at Groveton Funeral Home, Groveton, Tx. Visitation: Family will receive friends Tuesday evening from 5 to 8 p.m. at Groveton Funeral Home in Groveton, Texas. Burial: following Celebration of Life at Mt. Zion Cemetery, Apple Springs, Tx.
Trudie was born in Lufkin, Texas on July 21, 1933, the daughter of Wyatt Davis and Birdie Leeper.
She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. Her three grandsons will greatly miss her cooking, especially her meatloaf and banana pudding. Trudie will always be remembered saying “She had a fun life.”                                                                                                           The Pyle family would like to extend a very special Thank you to Groveton Funeral Home in Groveton, Texas and also Shafer Funeral Home in Lufkin, Texas for their love, support and very special parts they have served their family in this very difficult time.
She was preceded in death by her children, and brother, Wyatt “Dub” Leeper; sisters, Jean Fuller and Zelma Largent.
Survivors:  Trudie is survived by her husband of 66 years, D.L. Pyle; daughter-in-law Dianne Pyle; brother-in-law, Ben and Ellen Pyle; sister-in-law, Anzo and Kent Richardson; grandsons, Neil White, Kevin Trlica and Felicia, Dusty L Pyle; granddaughter, Melissa Duke and Michael; great-granddaughters, Makayla White and Dade Leona Pyle; great grandsons Braden Trlica and Casey Jones; and numerous extended family and friends.

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

Louise Elizabeth Wooten

FORT WORTH-Louise Elizabeth Wooten, 65 years of age, passed away in Fort Worth on Tuesday, November 20, 2018.
Celebration of life: 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at Brown Owens & Brumley Joe B. Brown Memorial Chapel . She will be laid to rest at Truce Cemetery in Bowie, Texas.
Louise was born in Wichita Falls, TX on December 22, 1952 to the late Thomas M and Cliffy Jean Wooten. She graduated from Diamond Hill Jarvis High School and went on to college and earned her associates degree at TCJC. She worked at Tandy Electronics as a factory worker for many years. She loved  fishing, spending time with friends, and church activities.
She is preceded in death by her parents.
Louise is survived by her brother, Thomas Wooten Jr., and wife Cindy; niece, Lauren Wooten; nephew, Devin Wooten; and many dear friends.

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

David Lee Pyle

GROVETON-David Lee Pyle, 61, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, November 22, 2018 with his wife by his side.
Celebration of life: 11 a.m. Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at Groveton Funeral Home, Groveton, Texas. Visitation: The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Groveton Funeral Home.
Interment: David will be laid to rest in Mt. Zion Cemetery, Apple Springs, Texas.
David was born March 28, 1957 in Houston, Texas to D.L. and Trudie Pyle. David was a man with a zest for life and lived life to the fullest. He loved cars, trucks, music, working with his hands doing anything and just about everything. He was co-owner of Pyle Glass Company for over 20 years and was a hard working man with hardworking work ethics. Most importantly, David loved his family and friends and treasured his time with each of them. He will be deeply missed and a void has been left with his passing.
David is preceded in death by his sister, Debbie Pyle; and several dear friends.
The Pyle family would like to extend a very special thank you to Groveton Funeral Home in Groveton, Texas and also Shafer Funeral Home in Lufkin, Texas for their love, support and very special parts they have served our family in this very difficult time.
Survivors: Wife, Dianne L. Pyle; son, Dusty L. Pyle; daughter, Jolee Spinks; daughter, Brianna Holcomb; daughter, Melissa Duke and husband, Michael; parents, D.L. and Trudie Pyle; granddaughter, Dade Leona Pyle; grandson, Casey Douglas Jones; nephews, Neil White, Johnny “Kevin” Trlica and wife, Felicia; mother-in-law, JoAnn Hill; sister-in-law, Deanna Amlin and husband, Ross; numerous extended family members and friends.

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

William Wesley Wright

FORT WORTH-William Wesley Wright, 30, passed away Tuesday, July 24, 2018.
Celebration of life: 3 p.m. Friday, November 30, 2018 at Brown Owens & Brumley’s Joe B. Brown Memorial Chapel.
William will always be remembered for his smile, his good heart and his willingness to always help others. He had a love for cars, motorcycles, music and enjoying time with family and friends. His family and friends will deeply miss him and the special place he had in each of their hearts and lives.
William is preceded in death by his grandfather, Ralph Eugene Wright; and aunt, Julie Carson.
Survivors: Parents, Teresa and Wesley Wright; sister, Brandy O’Kelly and spouse, Kevin; sister, Candice Wright and spouse, Shane Cornstobble; sister, Ryan Wright; brother, Larry Wright and spouse, Misty Mathis; brother, Christopher Dodson; grandmother, Mae Wright; grandmother, Neilda Dodson; numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

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

Juana Uribe

FORT WORTH-Juana Uribe, 88, passed away Friday, November 23, 2018 surrounded by her loving family.
Celebration of life: 10 a.m. Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at Brown Owens & Brumley’s Joe B. Brown Memorial Chapel. Visitation: 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Interment: Juana will be laid to rest beside her beloved husband, Guadalupe Uribe at Greenwood Memorial Park.
Juana was born in Linares, Mexico. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend and will be dearly missed by her family.
Juana is preceded in death by her parents, Sesario and Paula Luna; daughters, Julia Uribe and Juana Uribe; brothers, Nativida Uribe and Jesus Uribe; loving husband of 67 years, Guadalupe Uribe.
Survivors: Son, Guadalupe Uribe Jr.; son, Julian Uribe and wife, Maria; son, Daniel Uribe and wife, Gracie; son, Jose Jesus Uribe and wife, Beatriz; son, Adan Uribe; daughter, Hortencia Cardenas and husband, Ray; daughter, Marisela Castillo and husband, Rafael; 35 grandchildren; 66 great grandchildren; and many extended family members and friends.

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

Lloyd Hartley Jackson Jr.

FORT WORTH-Lloyd Hartley Jackson Jr. passed away Thursday, November 15, 2018 at the age of 78.
Celebration of life: 2 p.m. Friday, November 23, 2018 at Brown Owens & Brumley Family Funeral Home.
Visitation: 12 to 2 p.m. Friday before service time.
Lloyd was born October 26, 1940 in Fort Worth, Texas to the late Lloyd and Inez Jackson. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend and will be deeply missed.
Survivors: Wife of 25 years, Mary Lou Evans; son, Lloyd Hartley Jackson III and wife, Charlene; daughter, Cynthia Mitchell and husband, Gary; daughter, Celena Paige Wolff and husband, Ronnie; step-son, Doug Bryant; brother, Charles Jackson; brother, Clark Jackson; sister, Patsy Musil; grandchildren, Woody, Christine, Jessica, Cayla, Jenny and Courtney; 5 great grandchildren; 1 great-great grandchild; and many friends.

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