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Ida Everitt
Services for Ida Everitt, 98, Payne Springs, were held Aug. 8, 2009, in the Eubank Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Dean Spillers officiating. Interment was in Payne Springs Cemetery under the direction of Eubank Cedar Creek Funeral Home in Mabank.
Everitt was born April 17, 1911, in Henderson County and died Aug. 5, 2009, in Rowlett.
She was preceded in death by husband Clois Everitt, son Clois Max Everitt, four brothers and one sister.
She was a cafeteria worker and a member of First Assembly of God of Payne Springs.
Survivors include her nieces and nephews; great-nieces and nephews; and great-great-nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers were Rickie Sorrell, Dickie Sorrell, Larry Sorrell, Lynn Sorrel, Travis Don Everitt and Mike Sorrell.

Rickey Gatlin
Services for Rickey Dale Gatlin, 58, Kemp, were held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 13, 2009, (today), at the Anderson Clayton Bros. Chapel in Kemp.
Gatlin was born Dec. 22, 1950, in Dallas to the late Thelma Henson and Earl Gatlin, and died Aug. 8, 2009, at his home.
Survivors include his daughters Jessica Rivera: Angie Chandler and husband Kevin; Brandy Gatlin; son Joshua Gatlin; brothers Earl Wayne Gatlin and Steve Gatlin; sisters Mary Ann Colombrito and Betty Lois Horswill; seven grandchildren; and a host of friends and family.

Perry Bray
Perry Lamar Bray, 44, Bonita Point, died Aug. 6, 2009, at his residence.
He was born Nov. 29, 1964, in Santa Monica, Calif.
Arrangements are under the direction of Moorhead Epps Funeral Home in Gun Barrel City.
Survivors include his mother Patricia Bray; brother David Bray; and sister Glenda Richardson.

Joseph Henthorn
Services for Joseph Randall Henthorn, 21, Ronceverte, W.Va., were held July 29, 2009, at the Wallace and Wallace Funeral Home in Ronceverte, W.Va. with military honors and Pastor Edison Hager officiating.
Music was provided by Tim Burke (uncle) of Texas and Beverly Sams of West Virginia.
Interment was held Friday, July 30, 2009, at the Lazear Chapel Cemetery near Middlebourne, W.Va. in Tyler County, with military honors provided by the Veterans Administration and Bill Henthorn (cousin) officiating at the graveside service.
Henthorn was born Feb. 18, 1988, in Ripley, W.Va. to Cynthia Meek and Ray Eugene Henthorn, and died July 26, 2009, from injuries sustained in a vehicle accident in Summers County, W.Va.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents Betty and James Burke, maternal grandfather Delbert Meek, maternal great-grandmother Dessie Dodds, maternal great-grandparents Alice and E.C. Meek, uncle Ray Grissett, great-uncle Odell Davis, cousins Wade Rankin and Charles Daniel Joseph Skinner, all of Texas, paternal great-grandparents Audrey and Eli Henthorn and Opal and Fenton Rice, great-uncle Paul LeMasters, all of West Virginia, and great-uncle Steve Yanda, Stuebenville, Ohio.
Henthorn was an E-4 Corporal with the U.S. Army, having recently returned from deployment in Iraq.
Survivors include his parents, paternal grandparents Ruth Ann Henthorn, Ripley, W.Va.; and Kidd Ray Henthorn (Margaret) , Spencer, W.Va.; sister Jennifer (Chris) Isaacs, Owensboro, Ky.; brothers Michael (Marcia) Henthorn, Raeford, N.C.; and James Henthorn, Ronceverte, W.Va.; nieces Kami Henthorn, Kaylee Henthorn, Autumn Henthorn and Savannah Isaccs, special aunts and uncles, Louise (Travis) Rankin, Lufkin; Dot (Jim) Smith, Tool; Loretta Yanda, Stuebenville, Ohio; and Chuck (Diane) Rice, Margaret LeMasters, W. Va.; several aunts, uncles and cousins; and special friends and extended family Spencer, Elizabeth, Rusty, Pam, Ann and Cav Arnold; Marcia and Mike Kellum and family; Sam and Hank Brown and family; Jane Jones and family; Jennifer Bannister and Christina Murphy Dorsey.
The family received more than 400 friends, family and servicemen/women from the New Jersey National Guard Wednesday, July 28, 2009, at the funeral home.
Pallbearers were Cav Arnold, Spencer Arnold, Harold Moye, Dillon Ramey, Adam Smith and Jarred Wilmer, close personal friends.
In lieu of flowers, make a donation to the Island Skate Park, through the Ronceverte Development Corp., 307 Frankford Road, Ronceverte, W.Va. 24970.

Jack Templin
Services for Jack H. Templin, 71, Lewisville, were held Aug. 8, 2009, at Lakeland Baptist Church in Lewisville. The Reverends Kenneth Wells and Dennis Pellet officiated. Interment followed in Old Hall Cemetery under the direction of Mulkey-Mason Funeral Home of Lewisville.
Templin was born Nov. 25, 1937, in Lewisville to Ada Morris and T.W. Templin Sr. and died Aug. 3, 2009, in Soper, Okla. at the farm he loved.
He was preceded in death by sisters Pauline Henry and Alyne Cook.
He married Reba Bragg July 3, 1958, in Lewisville and was a member of the Northview Baptist Church in Lewisville.
He worked for E-Systems for more than 35 years. Following retirement he worked for Mulkey-Mason Funeral Home and was the caretaker of Flower Mound Cemetery.
Survivors include his wife of 51 years Reba; sons Keith Templin and wife Amy; and Randy Templin, Lewisville; grandchildren Amanda Grimes and husband Adam; Michael Templin; Randall Templin and Colton Templin; great-grandchildren Jack and Evie Grimes; sister Evelyn Holt; and brothers T.W. Templin, Ralph Templin and Jake Templin.
Memorial contributions may be made to Northview Baptist Church Youth Fund.

Nova Lee Pardue
Services for Nova Lee Beesinger Pardue, 87, Gun Barrel City, were held Aug. 8, 2009, at the Eubank Memorial Chapel with the Rev. David Nottingham officiating. Burial was in Cedar Creek Memorial Park under the direction of Eubank Cedar Creek Funeral Home in Mabank.
Pardue was born Feb. 21, 1922, in Seminole, Okla., and died Aug. 6, 2009, in Mabank.
Pardue was a registered nurse and a member of the First Assembly of God Church of Gun Barrel City.
She graduated from Harris Methodist Nursing School in Fort Worth in 1948. She was in nursing for 35 years.
Survivors include her daughter Susan Bates and husband Terry, Gun Barrel City; grandchildren Reagan Bates and wife Elizabeth, Roanoke; Tim Gundlach and wife Teresa, Grapevine; Mike Bates and wife Julie, Southlake; Scott Bates and wife Jennifer, Southlake; and Tari Lancaster; eight great-grandchildren; sisters June Wofford Dressler, Amarillo; and Betty Kidwell, Shamrock.
Pallbearers were Tim Gundlach, Reagan Bates, Scott Bates, Mike Bates, Alec Lancaster and Colton Lancaster.
Memorial contributions may be made to Leaders in Nursing Careers Program (LINC), 6100 Western Place Suite No. 1001, Fort Worth, TX 76107.


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