MURCHISON-Services for Mary Virginia Saxon Parker, 87, Murchison are scheduled for 3:00 P.M. Monday at the First United Methodist Church, Murchison, with Rev. Brooks Taylor officiating.
Burial will follow in Oaklawn Memorial Park under the direction of Carroll-Lehr Funeral Home.
Mrs. Parker died Saturday, October 20, 2012 in Tyler.
She was born in Murchison January 10, 1925 to the late Reuben Elmo and Bertha Virginia McClain Saxon. She was employed by the US Post Office in Murchison for 50 years and was the Post Master for 30 years. She enjoyed spending time with family, RVing and traveling. She was a 74 year member of First United Methodist Church Murchison.
She was preceded in death by sisters, Wilma Magee, Lois Asher, Earlie Mae Tedford, Ruby Lee Hardin, Evelyn Taylor, Jessie Lou Brown and Grace Tompkins. Brothers, R. E. Saxon, Jr. and Ardis Saxon.
Survivors include her loyal, faithful and loving husband of 68 years, Darold E. Parker, sons and daughters in law, David and Mahlon Parker of Bullard and Paul and Sue Parker of Lufkin, grandchildren Daniel Parker, Darren Parker, Dana Evans and Shannon Mattingly, great grandchildren, Britianie Parker, Joshua Mattingly, Boone Evans, Allee Parker, McKenzie Mattingly and Abbee Parker, brother, Dan Mack Saxon, Chandler.
In lieu of flowers the family requests memorials made to First United Methodist in Murchison.
Visitation for family and friends will be 5-7 P M Sunday.
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James A. Glover
Athens- Funeral services for James A. Glover 65, Athens have been scheduled for 2 p.m., Saturday, May 25, 2013 at the Carroll-Lehr Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Erick Graham officiating.
Athens – Graveside Services for Celeste Welch, 95, of Athens, formerly of Tyler, are scheduled for 2 p.m., Saturday, May 25, 2013 at the Noonday Cemetery in Noonday, with the Rev. Tom Bragdon officiating.
Robert James ‘Bob’ Grand-Lienard, Jr.
Robert James “Bob” Grand-Lienard, Jr., 83, of Murchison, passed away May 19, 2013. He was born March 9, 1930 in Boston, Mass., to Dr. Robert James Sr., and Edna (May) Grand-Lienard.
Frances S. Wilcox
Athens – Graveside Services for Frances Wilcox, 77, of Brownsboro are scheduled for 10 a.m., Friday, May 24, 2013 at the Carroll Springs Cemetery near Athens, with the Rev. Terry Thomison officiating.
Mrs. Wilcox went to be with her Lord and Savior on Tuesday, May 21, 2013 in Chandler.
Linda J. Jones
February 11, 1945 – May 20, 2013
Linda J. Jones, 68, of Hewitt, Texas, passed away Monday, May 20, 2013. Graveside services will be 11:30 a.m. Thursday, May 23, at Malakoff Cemetery with the Rev. Roy Marshall officiating. Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Wednesday at OakCrest Funeral Home, 4520 Bosque Boulevard, Waco.
Wilma Cunningham Reaves
Wilma Cunningham Reaves of Mena, Ark. passed away on May 8 at Mena Regional Hospital after a short illness. She was 94 years-old. Wilma was born on May 13, 1918 in Macon County, Mo. to Paul and Bertha Cunningham.
Velma Kensey Keeton
Services for Velma Keeton, 94, Mesquite, formerly of Athens are scheduled for 12 pm Tuesday, May 21, 2013 in Carroll-Lehr Funeral Chapel with Rev.
Lonnie K. Allen
Memorial services for Lonnie K. Allen, 69, Malakoff, are scheduled for 10 am, Thursday, May 23 at Malakoff Cemetery with Lynette Soloman officiating.
Glenda Sue Crowell
Services for Glenda Sue Crowell, 61, of Athens, are scheduled for 10:00 am Saturday May 18, 2013 at Eubank Chapel with the Rev. Don Rogers officiating, under the direction of Eubank Funeral Home, Canton.
Mary Elizabeth Carter
Services for Mary Elizabeth Carter of Mabank will be held on Friday, May 17, 2013 at Eubank Cedar Creek Memorial Chapel with Dan Carter and Bob Patterson officiating. Interment to follow the service at Chinquapin Cemetery.
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