Obituaries

Rosemary Middleton
Funeral services for Rosemary Middleton, 83, of Rusk, will be 2:00 p.m., Thursday, December 13, 2018 at Sardis Baptist Church, under the direction of Wallace-Thompson...
Ann Dodd
Graveside services for Ann Dodd, age 79, of Jacksonville, is scheduled for 2 p.m. Tuesday December 11, 2018 at Whitehouse Cemetery with Rev. Steve Edwards officiating....
Johnny Isaacs
Loving husband, father, and grandfather Johnny Isaacs of Rusk, passed away Sunday, December 2, 2018 in Elkhart. Johnny was born October 22, 1955 in Jacksonville. He was...
Wayne Spears
A graveside service for Wayne Spears, 76, of Tyler, is scheduled at 11 a.m., Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018, at Old Palestine Cemetery in Alto. Services are under the direction of...
Charles David ‘Buddy’ Mitchell
Graveside services for Charles David Mitchell, 76, of Rusk will be held at 2 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2018, at the Oakland Cemetery with Robby Arrington officiating....
Ambrose M. “Pop” Coleman Ambrose M. “Pop” Coleman
A memorial service for Ambrose M. “Pop” Coleman, 83, of Jacksonville, is scheduled at 11 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018, at First United Methodist...


Melba Chauvin
Funeral services for Melba Driver Chauvin, 87, of Rusk, will be 2 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 9, 2018, at the Wallace-Thompson Funeral Home Chapel with Bro....


Tillmon Richard Ward
Graveside services for Tillmon Richard Ward, 84, of Rusk, will be 2:00 p.m., Thursday, December 6, 2018 at R & R Farm and Ranch Cemetery, CR 2312, Rusk with Bro. Don...
Melba Magness,
A funeral service for Melba Magness, 74, of Jacksonville, was held Sunday, Dec. 2, at Autry Funeral Home Chapel in Jacksonville. Mrs. Magness was laid to rest at Wofford...
Betty Ruth Bowers Laudenslager
Betty Ruth Bowers Laudenslager died peacefully in her home on November 27 in Dallas, at the age of 66. Betty is survived by her husband, Edward Laudenslager, of Dallas;...
Andy Dorman Phillips
It is with great sadness that the family of Andy Dorman Phillips announces his passing on Friday, November 23rd at the age of 79. Andy will be lovingly remembered by...
Kenneth Watson
Funeral services for Kenneth Wayne “Big Daddy” Watson, 71, of Rusk, will be 2:00 p.m., Saturday, November 24, 2018 at the Wallace-Thompson Funeral Home Chapel with Bro....
Troy and Loretta Phifer
Funeral services for both Mr. and Mrs. James Troy and Loretta Beasley Phifer, of Rusk, will be 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, November 27, 2018 at the Wallace-Thompson Funeral Home...
David Patrick Smith
A military graveside service for David Patrick Smith, 76, of Rusk was held at 10:30 a.m., Friday, Nov. 16, at the Houston National Cemetery. Mr. Smith passed away Nov. 13,...
Wilson Welch
A funeral service for Bro. Wilson Welch, age 90, of Jacksonville, was held at 2 o’clock in the afternoon, Friday, November 16, 2018 at Beall Chapel Baptist Church in...