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  McGlaun.jpg (22228 bytes)Doris McGlaun
Services for Doris McGlaun, 78, Eustace, were held March 5, 2010, at the Eubank Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Steve Ballard officiating. Burial was in Goshen Cemetery in Eustace under the direction of Eubank Cedar Creek Funeral Home in Mabank.
McGlaun was born Jan. 9, 1932, in Eustace and died March 1, 2010, in Eustace.
She was preceded in death by her parents Henrietta and Lee Hanssard and husband Durwood McGlaun in 2003.
Previously of Dallas, she had resided in Eustace since 1987 and graduated valedictorian of her Eustace High School Class of 1949. She retired from Grove State Bank in Dallas and was Baptist by faith.
Survivors include her daughter Letha Wheeler and husband Willie, Seagoville; granddaughter Tammy Harrington and husband Mike, Forney; grandson Terry Wheeler, Mabank; great-grandchild Tyler Harrington and wife Chelsea, Forney; sister Helen Myers, Athens; special and dear friend Jim Keller; numerous nieces, nephews, other family and many friends.
Pallbearers were Mark McCalister, Kenneth McGlaun, Terry Wheeler, Billy McGlaun, Mike Smith, Eric Carter, Jim Keller and William Smith.

Fay Nell Nance
Services for Fay Nell Nance, 89, Mabank, were held March 3, 2010, at the Anderson-Clayton Bros. Chapel in Kemp with Brothers Billy Wayne Dyer and Dennis Kirkpatrick officiating. Interment followed in the Oaklawn Cemetery under the direction of Anderson-Clayton Bros. Funeral Home in Kemp.
Nance was born Dec. 5, 1920, in Grand Saline to Ida Briggs and George Sinclair and died March 1, 2010, in Athens.
She was preceded in death by her parents and husband of 53 years Ford Nance in 1989.
She was a homemaker and owned and operated Nance Saddle Shop in Mabank with her husband for more than 40 years. She was a member of the Mabank Church of Christ since August 1955.
Survivors include her son Wayne Nance and wife Ann, Seven Points; daughter Nell Ellenburg and husband E.D. Winnsboro; grandchildren Linda Stewart Chase and husband Billy, Seven Points; Lisa Reeve, Malakoff; Curtis Nance, Largo, Fla.; David Nance and wife Cindy, Tulsa, Okla.; Cindy Dykes and husband Wylie, Blossom; and Rita Wimberly, Dallas; honorary grandson J.D. Jennings and wife Tina, Seven Points; 12 great-grandchildren; 13 great-great-grandchildren; sister Sybil Crouch, Mesquite; brother Gene Sinclair, Garland; brother James Nance and wife Winnie, San Augustine; numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Pallbearers were Buzzy Hawkins, Sigle Dickerson, Midge Odom, Charles Gunderson, Frank Nance and Chuck Nance.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Boles Children’s Home, 7056 Love, Quinlan, TX 75474-4609.

Mary_Lee_McClure.jpg (38851 bytes)Mary Lee McClure
Services for Mary Lee McClure, 87, Gun Barrel City, were held March 5, 2010, in the First United Methodist Church of Mabank with the Rev. Chris Schoolcraft officiating under the direction of Eubank Cedar Creek Funeral Home in Mabank.
McClure was born July 16, 1922, in Shawnee, Okla., and died March 2, 2010, in Gun Barrel City.
She was preceded in death by her husband Homer Milburn McClure, brother Bill Williamson, sisters Roberta W. Grossman and Ruth W. Dowling and grandsons Michael Justin McClure and Edwin Aaron McClure Jr.
Previously of Irving, she had resided in Gun Barrel City for 34 years and was a member of the Eastern Star, Red Hat Society, Literacy Club, Republican Club, Women’s Club, Eubank Ceder Creek Support group, Good Samaritan and the Wesley Sunday School Club. She retired from Irving Independent School District.
Survivors include her sons Edwin Aaron McClure and wife Charlene, San Antonio; Gary L. McClure and wife Deborah, The Colony; and Randal Gordon McClure, McClellanville, S.C.; daughter Cheryl Lee Kruger and husband Jan Paul, Dallas; seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

Winnie Fay Cox
Services for Winnie Fay Cox, 85, Gun Barrel City, were held March 3, 2010, at the Eubank Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Dennis Woods officiating.
Burial was in Grove Hill Memorial Park in Dallas under the direction of Eubank Cedar Creek Funeral Home in Mabank.
Cox was born Sept. 25, 1924, in Mabank and died Feb. 26, 2010, in Gun Barrel City.
She was a member of the Liberty Baptist Church.
Survivors include her son Rick Cox and wife Mary Ann, Dallas; and sister Grace Finley.
Pallbearers were Chris Howard, Jordan Byars, Carl Heming, Robert Brown, Karen Carrol and Bobby Wagner.



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