O.D. Reynolds, 86, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2006, in Athens. He was born July 23, 1920 in Delaware County, Ind.
Survivors include his sons Brett Reynolds and wife Debbie, DeBerry; and Jerry Reynolds and fianc‚e Lin, Henderson; daughter Vivian Taylor and husband Don, Panama City, Fla.; seven grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Arrangements are under the direction of Rose-Neath Marshall Street Funeral Home in Shreveport, La.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Kenneth Hoffman Sr.
Services for Kenneth Hoffman Sr., 76, Mabank, were held Oct. 7, 206, at Thompson Funeral Home chapel in Frankston with Brother Ron Ivey officiating. Burial was in Old Bethel Cemetery in Frankston under the direction of Thompson Funeral Home.
Hoffman was born June 1, 1930, in Frankston to the late Tommy B. and Lena Mae Cook Hoffman, and died Oct. 4, 2006, in Tyler.
He served in the U.S. Navy and retired from Collins Radio Communications. He was Baptist by faith.
Survivors include his wife Fern "Fran" Silvia, Mabank; son Kenny Hoffman Jr., Mesquite; daughter Kay Pedigo, Irving; sisters Bonnie Fae Issacs, Amarillo; and Lois Owens, Dallas; 12 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers were Tony Sommer, Cliff Pedigo, Wes Pedigo, Wade Pedigo, James Lade, Jeremy Lade and Calvin Dowling.
Services for Sam Jordan, 53, Mabank, were held Oct. 10, 2006, at the Eubank Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Bobby Sapp officiating, under the direction of Eubank Cedar Creek Funeral Home in Mabank.
Jordan was born Sept. 28, 1963, in Kaufman and died Oct. 6, 2006, in Kaufman.
He was a mechanic and a lifetime resident of Mabank. He was Baptist by faith.
Survivors include his wife Mary Bailey Jordan, Mabank; daughter Ashley Jordan, Camp Verde, Ariz.; grandchildren Kelly, Jennifer and Jynae; sisters Vicki Atherton, Kemp; and Jean Goodwin, Dallas; niece Clarissa; nephews Jonathan and Danny; other family members and many friends.
Glen Donald Cline was born in Holland, Texas Dec. 3, 1927, to James Albert and Ruth Velma Williams Cline. Glen passed away in a Kaufman hospital Oct. 5, 2006. He was preceded in death by his daughter Patricia.
Cline was raised in Bell County and then moved to Dallas. He moved to Kaufman in 1973. He served in the U. S. Army Air Corp from 1945 to 1947.
He worked for Rockwell International in Richardson for 32 years and retired in 1983. Glen was a member of the Life of Faith Covenant Church in Kaufman.
Survivors include his wife: Mary, Kaufman; sons: Mike Cline and his wife Ileaine, Palestine; Dr. Mark Cline and his wife Becky, Nacogdoches; Mitch Cline and his wife Deidre, Arlington; and Matt Cline, Kaufman; brother Jim Cline, Irving; grandchildren John-Michael, Jennifer, Jeremiah, Brandon, Nicole, Hannah, Ben, Eric and Sarah and many other relatives and friends.
Funeral services were held Oct. 9, 2006, at the Parker-Ashworth Funeral Home with interment at Laurel Land Cemetery in Dallas.
Funeral arrangements were under the direction of Parker-Ashworth Funeral Home of Kaufman.
Bennie Lloyd Blue
Services for Bennie Lloyd Blue, 61, Kemp, died Oct. 5, 2006, in Terrell. He was born Oct. 11, 1944, in San Antonio. Arrangements are under the direction of Eubank Cedar Creek Funeral Home in Mabank.
Survivors include his wife Betty Hawkins, Kemp; son Chris Blue and daughter Tammy Blue.
Henry Wiegandt, 87, Payne Springs, died Oct. 8, 2006, in Athens. He was born Aug. 5, 1919, in Chicago, Ill. Arrangements are under the direction of Eubank Cedar Creek Funeral Home in Mabank.
He was a leather cutter and a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving in World War II.
Previously of Denton, he had lived in Payne Springs for the past 10 years. He was of the Lutheran faith.
John T. Wrobiski
Services for John T. Wrobiski, 89, Gun Barrel City, were held Oct. 6, 2006, at St. Jude Catholic Church with Msgr. John Brennan officiating under the direction of Eubank Cedar Creek Funeral Home in Mabank.
Wrobiski was born Feb. 3, 1917, in Anderson and died Oct. 4, 2006, in Athens. He was preceded in death by his wife Billie Wrobiski and brothers and sisters.
He was a resident of Mabank for 30 years. He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force serving 20 years. He was a member of St. Jude Catholic Church and the Knights of Columbus.
Survivors include sons Robert Wrobiski and wife Meredith, Plano; James Wrobiski, Dallas; and Wayne Wrobiski and wife Nancy, Mansfield; daughters Fran Daniels and husband Scott, Mabank; and Pamela Phillips, Shreveport, La.; sister Kathern Carnes, Farmers Branch; daughter-in-law Marliyn Meirs; 15 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.
Services for Beverly Gail Killgo, 56, Gun Barrel City, were held Oct. 6, 2006, at the Eubank Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Gordon Garrett officiating under the direction of Eubank Cedar Creek Funeral Home in Mabank.
Killgo was born Oct. 14, 1949, in Tulsa, Okla. and died Oct. 1, 2006, in Gun Barrel City. She was preceded in death by her father William Teal and brother Wayne Ross.
Previously of Terrell, she had lived in Gun Barrel City four years. She was of the Assembly of God faith and was a personnel director in a government office.
Survivors include her sons Robert Bailey, Gun Barrel City; and Thomas Killgo, Frisco; daughter Tara Hunter, Dennison; brothers Warren Teal, Idaho; and David Teal, Tulsa, Okla.; sister Brenda Garrett, Tulsa, Okla.; mother Cordelia Teal, Tulsa, Okla.; and three grandchildren.
Graveside services for Robert Wilford Cadenhead, 66, Log Cabin, were held Oct. 8, 2006, at Payne Springs Cemetery in Eustace with Brother Charles Kimble officiating, under the direction of Tomlinson Funeral Home in Malakoff.
Cadenhead was born Feb. 14, 1940, in Terrell and died Oct. 5, 2006, in Log Cabin. He was preceded in death by his parents Milton and Doris Cadenhead.
He moved to Log Cabin from Grand Prairie and was a member of the Payne Springs United Methodist Church. He was a machinist and served in the U.S. Air Force.
Survivors include his wife Martha Cadenhead, Log Cabin; children Dennis Allen, Arlington; Duane Carroll and Chuck Carroll, both of Mabank; five grandchildren.
William H. Deemie
Services for William H. Deemie were held Oct. 10, 2006, at the Kirkley-Ruddick Funeral Home in Glen Burnie, Md. Burial followed at the Maryland Veterans Cemetery in Crownsville, Md.
Deemie was born July 15, 1929, in Kansas City, Kan. to Esther Juanita Petterson and Harold William Deemie
Deemie retired from the U.S. Navy with a distinguished record. He worked for the National Security Agency for 15 years.
He was dedicated to his family and country. His children and grandchildren will draw on and respect his knowledge and wise counsel.
Survivors include his wife of 54 years Mildred Wood Deemie; sons Robert and Jeffery; daughters Patricia Brenner and Nancy Swain; grandchildren Paul, Stacy, Tonya and Helen, all of Maryland; sister Mary Caldwell, Bates City, Mo.; sisters-in-law Betty Payne, Charline Johnson, Mary Ann Thomas and Barbara Tharp; brother-in-law Charles Leo Wood, all of Texas.