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  Donald Dinsmore
Services for Donald Ray Dinsmore, 76, Mabank, were held Nov. 11, 2008, in Eubank Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Royce Barker officiating. Interment was in New Salem Cemetery in Centerville under the direction of Eubank Cedar Creek Funeral Home in Mabank.
Dinsmore was born Sept. 22, 1933, in McKinney and died Nov. 8, 2008, in Mabank.
Previously of Irving, he had resided in Mabank for the past 19 years and was of the United Methodist faith.
He retired from T.K. Construction Co. in Richardson in 2001. He graduated from Stephen F. Austin University and the University of Texas.
He was a veteran of the U.S. Army during the Korean War and was a Sgt. First Class in rank.
Survivors include his wife Vergie Dinsmore, Mabank; daughters Candace Trussell and husband Rick, Pflugerville; Lorna McElyea and husband Jimmy, Clifton; Donna Dinsmore, Phoenix, Ariz.; and Cheryl Jerreid and husband Bob, Coppell; stepson Michael Jones and wife Judy, Terrell; mother Billie Dinsmore, Austin; sister Marjorie Wheaton and husband Ken, Panama City, Fla.; 11 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice Home Health Specialists, 1315 S. Palestine, Athens, TX 75751.

Ludivina Jaquez
A Mass for Ludivina Octaviana Jaquez, 69, Trinidad, was held Nov. 13, 2008, at the Mary Queen of Heaven Catholic Church in Athens. Father Garcia officiated. Burial was in Mankin Cemetery under the direction of Tomlinson Funeral Home in Malakoff.
Jaquez was born July 6, 1939, in Palau Coah to the late Maria deLos Angeles and Jose Zamarron and died Nov. 10, 2008, in Trinidad.
She was preceded in death by her son Juan Valentin Rozales.
She was a housewife and married to Enrique Jaquez.
Survivors include her son Enriquez Jaquez; daughters Bertha Vasquez and Maria Ayala; brother Enrique Zamarron; sister Bertha Alisia Zamarron; 13 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Katheryn Reynolds
Services for Katheryn Louise Reynolds, 80, Mabank, were held Nov. 9, 2008, at King Cemetery in the Aley Community with the Rev. James Howard officiating under the direction of Anderson Clayton Brothers Funeral Home in Kemp.
Reynolds was born April 18, 1928, in Alice, Okla., to Jennie Evelyn Box and William Abert Brashear.
She was preceded in death by her husband Leslie Edward Reynolds Jan. 1, 2003, whom she married Aug. 15, 1944, parents, daughters Jennie Hudson and Carolyn Sue Reynolds, son W.T. Reynolds and three sisters.
Survivors include her daughters Rita Bell, Eureka; Kathy Fielder, Mabank; Frances Wallace, Kemp; Glenda King and husband Jackie, Frost; Terry Cagle, Frost; Theda Lawson, Mabank; sons Leslie Reynolds Jr. and wife Sandy, Rockport; Roger Reynolds and wife Gaye, Rockport; 22 grandchildren; 38 great-grandchildren; 11 great-great-grandchildren with three on the way; sister Glenda Newcomer, Duncanville; and numerous relatives and friends.
Pallbearers were Jim Bob Cagle, Chris Easton, Kevin Scott, Derek Dean, Shannon Reynolds and Robert Wallace.

Judy Rowell
Graveside services for Judy K. Rowell, 53, Kemp, were held Nov. 8, 2008, in the Oaklawn Cemetery in Mabank under the direction of Anderson-Clayton Brothers Funeral Home in Kemp.
Rowell was born June 3, 1953, in Terrell to the late Hazel Hinton and John Rowell and died Nov. 6, 2008, in Dallas.
She was preceded in death by her parents John and Stella Rowell and Dub and Hazel Guill and brother Fred Yakesch.
She had lived in Kemp all her life and was a graduate of Kemp High School.
Survivors include her sister-in-law Sue Yakesch, Kemp; niece Darlene Wilemon and husband Kevin, Kemp; nephew Freddy Yakesch and wife Stacy, Kemp; great-nieces Brooke Bolton, Jayci Yakesch and Jalyn Yakesch; and great-nephew Dustin Wilemon; other relatives and friends.

Milton McSpadden
Services for Milton Wayne “Mack” McSpadden, were held Nov. 7, 2008, at Moorhead-Epps Funeral Home in Gun Barrel City.
McSpadden was born Dec. 22, 1933, in Cisco, to Jewel and James McSpadden and died Nov. 4, 2008, in Tyler. He was preceded in death by a sister.
He was a Mason and member of the American Legion and veteran of the Korean War.
Survivors include his wife of 20 years Lillie McSpadden; children Pam Floyd and husband Shawn; Lynda Echolls and husband Ed; Rebecca McSpadden; Rita Farmer; Eddie Keeton and wife Vyonda; brother Robert McSpadden; 10 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren and special friend James Gresham.

Johnnie Cullum
Services for Johnnie Belle Cullum, 77, Eustace, were held Nov. 11, 2008, in Eubank Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Gary Johnson officiating.
Burial was in Oaklawn Cemetery under the direction of Eubank Cedar Creek Funeral Home in Mabank.
Cullum was born Jan. 15, 1931, in Paris and died Nov. 8, 2008, in Mesquite.
She was preceded in death by her husband Robert Cullum.
Previously of Grand Prairie, she had resided in Mabank since 1976, and attended Calvary Worship Center in Corsicana. She was a homemaker.
Survivors include her son Roger Cullum Sr. and wife Mona, Eustace; daughters Elizabeth Dowd and husband James, Kerens; Peggy Laird and husband Carl, Fayetville, Ark.; Cathy Glass and husband Mickey, Dallas; and Sandra Stripling, Eustace; 20 grandchildren; 56 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; brother Jerry Boss, Brownsville; and sister Diana.

Paul Hamby Sr.
Paul Adrian Hamby Sr., 68, Mabank, was born Feb. 22, 1940, in Dallas and died Nov. 7, 2008, in Dallas.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Eubank Cedar Creek Funeral Home in Mabank.
Previously of Wisconsin, he had resided in Mabank since 1982 and was a member of the First Assembly of God Church in Seven Points. He was a welder and veteran of the U.S. Army.
Survivors include his wife Barbara Hamby, Mabank; sons Keith Scott Hamby, Tool; and Paul Hamby Jr., Tool; daughters Vanessa Jones, South Carolina; and Brenda Hamby, Dallas; grandchildren Mellisa Brandenburg, Arlington; Michael Jones Jr., Ashville, N.C.; Jeremy Jones, Ashville, N.C.; Adam Hamby, Rockwall; Kristin Hamby, Rockwall; Justin Reschke, Tool; and Ashley Reschke, Tool; great-grandchildren Erik and Kaleb Brandenburg.

Shirley Vance Jones
Memorial services for Shirley Vance Jones, 72, will be held at 11 a.m., Nov. 15 at Anderson-Clayton Bros. Funeral Home of Kemp.
Jones was born Oct. 15, 1936 in Aley to Gertrude (Bobbitt) and Virgil Vance and died Oct. 2 in Terrell.
She was a longtime resident of Mesquite.
She was preceded in death by her parents and sister Lovada Nell Lofton.
Survivors include daughter, Diana L. Holden of Red Oak; brothers and sisters-in-law, James W. Vance, Herschell L. and wife, Marilyn Vance of Lancaster, Virgle R. and wife, Sharon Vance of Del Rio, Ronald G. and wife, Dana Vance, and Bobby D. Vance of Mabank; sisters and brothers-in-law, Trudy V. and Ed Goins of Quinlan, Sue and George Sullivan of Scurry; three grandchildren; 18 nieces and nephews, one aunt, Louise Sims of Tyler and other relatives.

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