Obituaries

     
    Joyce Nelson
Services for Joyce Marie Nelson, 53, Kemp, were held Dec. 3, 2006, at the Tomlinson Funeral Chapel in Seven Points. Burial was in King Cemetery with Bro. Jim Shafer officiating.
Nelson was born Oct. 23, 1953, and died Nov. 30, 2006, in Kemp.
She was preceded in death by her father Zack “Dee” Miller and stepfather John Bass.
Survivors include her husband Andy Nelson; mother Marie Miller Bass; son Rusty and wife Trina Nelson; granddaughter Mariah Marie Nelson; sister Wanda and husband Larry McBride; brothers Edd and wife Vickie Miller, T.O. and wife Glenda Miller, Rodger and wife Debra Miller; mother-in-law Gracie Knesck; nephews Jerry and Christopher McBride; great-niece Haley McBride.
Pallbearers were Chris McBride, Jerry McBride, James Mathis, Chris Dunlap, Cevyn Dunlap and Nicholas Dunlap.

Annie Cox Parker
Services for Annie Cox Parker, 101, Irving, were held Dec. 7, 2006, in the Eubank Memorial chapel with the Rev. Danny Weems officiating. Burial was in Oaklawn Cemetery under the direction of Eubank Cedar Creek Funeral Home in Mabank.
Parker was born Feb. 6, 1905, in Hodges, Ala. and died Dec. 3, 2006, in Irving. She was preceded in death by her husband C.B. Parker and one son and three daughters.
Previously of Dallas, she had lived in Irving for seven years and was of the Nazarene faith.
Survivors include her daughter Barbara lambert and husband Curtis, Irving; son W.C. Parker, Dallas; 13 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren.