Athens Review, Athens, Texas


November 15, 2006

Obituaries, Nov. 15, 2006

Dave Wendel Greenslade

Dec. 6, 1929 — Nov. 6, 2006

Dave W. Greenslade passed away Nov. 6, 2006. He was born in Terrell on Dec. 6, 1929, to Jewel Farmer Greenslade of Gastonia and Henderson Greenslade of Chisholm.

He graduated from Kaufman High School in 1946 and the University of Texas in Austin with a Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy in 1951. Dave married Donnie Dee Munson of Austin in 1951.

He is survived by his wife, Donnie Dee Munson; daughters, Wendy Manning and Laurie Harris; son, Layne Wendel Greenslade; eight grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

Dave willed his body to the UT Southwestern Medical School. A memorial service will be conducted by Fr. Jerry Hill on Sunday, Nov. 19, 2006, at 3 p.m. at Kaufman First United Methodist Church.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Episcopal Church of Our Merciful Saviour, P.O. Box 520, Kaufman, TX 75142.

Christopher Eric Hadley

Christopher Eric Hadley, 25, formerly of Malakoff, went to be with Our Lord on Nov. 4, 2006. Chris was a member of Central Baptist Church in Athens.

Chris was the son of Karen (Grogan) Emerson of Skiatook, Okla., and Eric Hadley of Morris, Okla. He was the beloved grandson of Joe and Evelyn Grogan of Malakoff and Earl and Cornelia Hadley of Morris, Okla.

He is survived by his son, Dakota Eric Hadley; mother, Karen Emerson; father, Eric Hadley; grandparents, Joe and Evelyn Grogan and Earl and Cornelia Hadley; uncles and aunts, Joe and Shelly Grogan Jr., Rhonda and Ron Divens and Diane and Mark Williams.

Chris was an LPN at Okmulgee Hospital in Oklahoma and was going for his RN nursing degree. He made friends with all.

Funeral services were held Nov. 8, 2006, at McClendon-Winters Funeral Home in Okmulgee, Okla. with the Rev. Steve Phelps officiating.

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