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  Gladys Cross
Services for Gladys Cross, 78, Tool (formerly of Mesquite and Lewisville), were held May 15, 2009, at the Sparkman/Crane Funeral Home Chapel in Dallas. Interment was in Grove Hill Cemetery in Dallas.
Cross was born Dec. 6, 1930, and died May 13, 2009, at her home.
She was preceded in death by her daughter Giselle Thorson, companion Curtis Griffin, four brothers and one sister.
Survivors include her daughter Brenda Kilpatrick; four grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; two sisters; one brother; several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Shirley Landrum
Services for Shirley Ann Landrum, 71, Kemp, were held May 14, 2009, in the Anderson-Clayton Bros. Funeral Home Chapel with R.J. Stevens officiating. Interment followed in the King Cemetery.
Landrum was born Aug. 14, 1937, to the late Robbie LaVerne Hice and Gilbert Ralph Richard and died May 10, 2009, in Gun Barrel City.
She was a member of the Kemp Church of Christ for several years.
Survivors include her husband John Landrum, Kemp; daughters Karen McDougald and husband Lynn, Kemp; and Jonna Cook and husband Randy Sears, Kemp; grandchildren Sabrina Garrison and husband Chris McBride, Kerens; Heather McDougald, Kemp; John David Cook, Kemp; Cody Robert Cook, Kemp; and Chase Raymond Sears, Keller; great-grandchild Tyson Garrison, Kerens; brothers Jim Richard and wife Freida, Ferris; T.C. Richard and wife Ann, Kemp; and Jerrell Richard, Kemp; numerous other relatives and friends.
Pallbearers were J.D. Cook, Cody Cook, Randy Sears, Lynn McDougald, Chris McBride, Dee Thompson, Tyson Garrison, Chase Sears and Trent Hunter.

George Greenwell
Services for George Clinton Greenwell, 74, Mabank, were held May 17, 2009, at the Eubank Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Fred Cooper officiating. Burial was in Oaklawn Cemetery under the direction of Eubank Cedar Creek Funeral Home in Mabank.
Greenwell was born Oct. 11, 1934, in Lancaster and died May 14, 2009, in Athens.
He was preceded in death by his mother Effie Pittman, father Morris Clinton Greenwell and wife Norma Greenwell.
Previously of Irving he had lived in Mabank for 25 years and was a security officer.
Survivors include his son Michael Greenwell, Dallas; daughter Barbara Smalley and husband Danny, Terrell; stepsons Joe Garrison, Muskogee, Okla.; William Garrison and wife Yvonne, Eustace; and Ronald Garrison, New Mexico, N.M.; stepdaughters Peggy Day and husband Randy, Irving; Lenora Rich, Wells; and Katherine Rich and husband Rick, Muskogee, Okla.; 22 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; and brother John Greenwell, Lufkin.

Danny Hunt
Services for Danny Ray Hunt, 52, Gun Barrel City, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 23, 2009, at Moorhead-Epps Memorial Chapel, 750 E. Main St., Gun Barrel City.
Hunt was born Jan. 16, 1957, in Myrtle Creek, Ore., and died May 15, 2009, in Gun Barrel City.
He was an assembly line worker.
Survivors include his mother Betty Hunt, Gun Barrel City; sisters Donna Strange and her husband Tommy, Desoto; Janet Allen, Midlothian; and Christie Hoggard, Gun Barrel City; daughter Angie Nall, Grapevine; granddaughters Aubery Nall and Jessica Castleman; other close family and friends.
Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of your choice.

Mildred Flowers
Services for Mildred Marie “Buck” Flowers, 85, Athens were held May 21, 2009 (today), at the Elm Grove Church with Bro. Steve Glosup officiating. Burial was in Elm Grove Cemetery under the direction of Eubank Funeral Home in Canton.
Flowers was born Sept. 7, 1923, in Athens to Elinor Lilllian Garrett and James Wylie Pennell and died May 17, 2009, in Tyler.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Hulon Christian Flowers and grandson Matt Flowers.
She was a long time member of the Elm Grove Church and was a great cook especially with pastry and desserts.
Survivors include sons and daughters-in-law James Lee and Judy Flowers, Zavalla; and William B. and Patty Flowers, Athens; sister Louise Wright, Henderson; four grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
Pallbearers were Jeff Flowers, Jared Flowers, Ryan Flowers, Travis Melton, Bill Daily and James Daily.

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