Obituaries

     

 

 

 

 

 
 

Michael Mellor
A celebration of life for Michael Mellor, Gun Barrel City, will be held Aug. 19, 2007.
He was preceded in death by Sherrie Cochran and his parents.
Survivors include his daughters Becky Charles and Mandi Wilson; grandchildren Tucker, Andi, Cubby and Jamie Wilson; brother and sister-in-law Al and Christina Mellor; and sister Jean Mellor; nieces and nephews, good friends from the lake and his buddy Tailgate.
Please call (972) 897-1532 for further details.

Betty Allen
Memorial services for Betty Joyce Allen, 64, Athens, will be held at a later date under the direction of Tomlinson Funeral Home of Malakoff.
Allen was born June 13, 1943, in Bessemer, Jefferson County, Ala. and died Aug. 5, 2007, in Athens. She was preceded in death by her parents, Margaret Louise Hagood and Edward Smith.
She moved to Texas 20 years ago from Alabama. She was a housekeeper in a nursing home.
Survivors include her husband George Allen, Athens; daughter Sandy and husband Dave Jacobsen, Greenville, S.C.; sons Richard and Steven Hogg, Athens; and Danny Hogg, Greenville, S.C.; stepdaughter Terri Lynn Logan, Fort Worth; stepsons George Allen Jr., Houston; and James Harold Allen, Grapevine; sisters Dorothy Wiley, Hayden, Ala.; Martha Montgomery, Gordo, Ala.; Christine Missina, Birmingham, Ala.; Sarah Smith, Gordo, Ala.; and Elizabeth Smith, Rome, Ga.; brothers Charles Smith, Hayden, Ala.; and Paul Smith, Birmingham, Ala.