Services for Beulah Kendrick, 95, Athens, were held Feb. 15, 2007, at Anderson Clayton Bros. Funeral Home Chapel in Kemp, with the Rev. Dub Henry officiating. Interment followed in Shiloh Cemetery, in Kaufman County.
Kendrick was born Oct. 13, 1911, in the Peeltown community near Kemp, the daughter of Edward and Lavina (Hilburn) Cain and died Feb. 13, 2007, in Athens.
She was preceded in death by her first husband Clyde Scarbrough in 1964, second husband Clyde Kendrick in 1993, and 17 brothers and sisters.
Survivors include numerous nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends.
Pallbearers were Carl Cain, Charles Cain, Tommy Cain, Dewaine Cain, Mickey Cain, Bill Cain and Ricky Cain.
Services for Harold Ervin “Rabbit” Mathis, 69, Gun Barrel City, were held Feb. 17, 2007, at the First Baptist Church of Gun Barrel City with the Rev. Byron Jones officiating. Burial was in Ferris Memorial Park in Ferris under the direction of Eubank Cedar Creek Funeral Home in Mabank.
Mathis was born Aug. 11, 1937, in Blooming Grove and died Feb. 12, 2007, in Temple.
Previously of Palmer, he had lived in Gun Barrel City since 1993, and was a veteran of the U.S. Army.
He was a dealer for the Dallas Times Herald. After retirement, he enjoyed working in his booths at the Gun Barrel City and Big Daddy’s flea markets, and was a longtime member of the American Legion. He and his wife enjoyed trips across the country in their travel trailer.
Survivors include his wife Bobbie Mathis, Gun Barrel City; sons Wayne Mathis, Midlothian; and Russell Mathis and wife Dixie, Carlsbad, N.M.; daughter Gale Tobias and husband Randy, Waxahachie; grandsons Cameron and Brennan Tobias and Trevor and Jesse Mathis; stepgranddaughters Cheyanne Campbell and Kayla Kemp; stepsons Earl Kemp, Grand Prairie; and Gary Kemp, Desert Hot Springs, Calif.; nieces, nephews, other family members and many friends.
Services for J.T. “Jake” Moseley, 83, Temple, were held Feb. 15, 2007, at the Eubank Cedar Creek Funeral Home in Mabank with Ken Maddox officiating. Burial was in Payne Springs Cemetery.
Moseley was born in Eustace to Troy H. and Johnnie Williams Moseley and died Feb. 12, 2007, in a Temple care center. He was preceded in death by his wife Theresa Moseley.
He lived in Monahans from 1950 to 2004, when he moved to Temple. In 1950, he received a degree in petroleum engineering at Texas A&M University.
He was a U.S. Navy “Seabee” from 1942-46.
He served on the board of directors at McMurry University in Abilene from 1992-98, where he received the Cross and Flame Award in 2000.
He was a member of the United Methodist Church.
Survivors include his daughter Jan Phillips, Temple; brothers Fred Moseley, Gun Barrel City; Billy Moseley, Eustace; and Jack Moseley, Houston; sisters Mildred Dyer, Eustace; Helen Faslun, Houston; Bobbie Thomas and Faye Taylor, both of Mabank; and two grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to Central Texas Christian School, 4141 W. Farm-to-Market 93, Temple, TX 76502.