James Key
Services for James Alfred Key, 73, Kemp, were held Aug. 25, 2007, at the Cedar Creek Bible Church with Pastor Bob Parry officiating.
Key was born Sept. 4, 1933, in Bullard and died Aug. 22, 2007, in Kaufman.
Previously of Dallas, he had resided in Kemp since 1966 and was a member of the Cedar Creek Bible Church. He retired in 1997 as a truck driver and was a member of the International Brotherhood of Teamsters. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army serving during the Korean War.
Survivors include his wife Nona Key, Kemp; sons David Key and wife Barbara, Belton; Brian Key and wife Karen, Prairieville; Lowell Key and wife Melinda, Charleston, S.C.; Kyle Key and wife Julie, Prairieville; and Adam Key and wife Kristi, Payne Springs; daughter Cheri Goble, Garland; brother Julius Wilcox Key, Bullard; and sister Martha Jane Travis, Bullard; and 21 grandchildren.

Guy Edmonson
Services for Guy Dewitt Edmonson, 65, Tool, were held Aug. 24, 2007, at Tomlinson Funeral Home in Seven Points with Keith Smith officiating. Interment was in Dawson County Cemetery in Lamesa.
Edmonson was born Feb. 15, 1942, in Lamesa to the late Sarah Mae and Willis Edmonson and died Aug. 21, 2007, at his home in Tool. He was preceded in death by his parents and brothers Billy and Kenneth Edmonson.
Survivors include his wife Judy Kay Edmonson, Tool; son Kelly and wife Tiffany Edmonson, Royce City; daughter Kerlissa and husband Tony Phillips, Gun Barrel City; grandsons Justin Edmonson, Jacob Edmonson and Jordan Edmonson, all of Royce City; and Tray Phillips, Gun Barrel City; and granddaughter Shelby Phillips, Gun Barrel City.

Cecil Brown
Services for Cecil Strickland Brown, 73, Kemp, were held Aug. 25, 2007, at King Cemetery with Ron Scott officiating under the direction of Tomlinson Funeral Home in Seven Points.
Brown was born April 22, 1934, in Monticello, Ark., to the late Mabel and Fred Brown and died Aug. 21, 2007, in Kemp.
He was preceded in death by his parents and brothers Jack and Raydell Brown.
He was a contractor in construction.
Survivors include his wife Gail Brown; sons Jeff Brown, Rockwall; and Marty and wife Debbie Brown, Mesquite; sister Brenda Hammett, Rockwall; brother John Brown, Arlington; granddaughter Chelsie Brown, Balch Springs; and grandson Jeromie Brown, Balch Springs.