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J.E. Foust & Son Funeral Home

J.E. Foust & Son Funeral Home was established in 1880 to meet the unique needs of the Grapevine community and surrounding areas. At J.E. Foust & Son, we believe that serving families is a privilege, and we understand that the loss of a loved one is a very personal experience. We pledge to provide compassion, understanding and professionalism that you can rely on. When considering final arrangements, convenience is an important factor. J.E. Foust & Son is centrally located in historic downtown Grapevine, across from Wilhoites Restaurant. Located just 12 minutes from DFW International Airport, J.E. Foust & Son is easily accessible to major highways and is in close proximity to several local cemeteries. Our staff is also available to assist out-of-town guests with accommodations and hotel arrangements. J.E. Foust & Son Funeral Home is housed in a large colonial-style mansion, and features an encased horse-drawn carriage. Inside, guests appreciate the elegant Victorian decor in a cozy homelike atmosphere. We offer large spacious receiving rooms for families and loved ones to gather, and a chapel with seating for up to 300 guests. Outside you will find a gazebo and an expansive green lawn, along with ample parking. At J.E. Foust & Son, we believe that every life is unique, and every funeral should be too. We celebrate life. We also offer The Simplicity Plan® prearrangement program, an easy way to handle an important family responsibility.

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Anita Sanchez Rougee

July 26, 1973 - May 25, 2015

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Ruby Lee Kriegel

September 21, 1924 - May 22, 2015

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Sonya Kaye Scarbrough

February 28, 1946 - May 20, 2015

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Myron William Quantic

July 28, 1922 - May 20, 2015

GRAPEVINE -- Myron William Quantic, 92, passed away Wednesday, May 20, 2015. Burial: DFW National Cemetery.Visitation: 1 to 5 p.m. Tuesday at J.E. Foust Funeral Home in Grapevine. Survivors: Children, Marcie Smith, Beverly Murphy, David Quantic; and five grandchildren. Parents: Berton Townsend Quantic and Maude Williams QuanticHe was an only child who was raised during an era when ...
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Freida Pauline Staton

October 3, 1918 - May 18, 2015

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Glenn LeRoy Harris

February 16, 1921 - May 18, 2015

Lt. Colonel Glenn Leroy Harris, USAF, Retired, 94, passed away on Monday, May 18, 2015. His parents were the late Bryan and Cynthia Harris. He Was preceded in death by his wife of 67 years, Christine Lucille Harris. “Harris” began his flying career with the Army Air Corps and retired from the United States Air Force in 1964 and had a second career with the Federal Aviation...
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John N. Price

November 26, 1935 - May 16, 2015

John N. Price, 79 of Bedford, passed away May 16, 2015 surrounded by his family. John was born November 26, 1935 at Worcester, England to Cecil Charles and Nellie May (Lewis) Price. John was preceded in death by his parents, a brother, George Price and a sister-in-law, Christine Price.John is survived by his wife of 55 years, Clare Price; Son, Johnny Price (Melisa); Daughter, Karen Beech ...
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Atelina Peni Finau

December 27, 1969 - May 14, 2015

Lina Finau, 45 of Grapevine, passed away May 14, 2015 surrounded by her family and friends. Lina, who is of Tongan descent, was born in American Samoa, December 27, 1969 to her parents, Peni Tonga Taualupe and Sesilia Alama Tatofi. Lina was a member First United Methodist Church of Grapevine and was also involved with the Tongan Community at Martin United Methodist of Bedford.She is survived by...
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Debra Lynn Wells

August 1, 1956 - May 2, 2015

Debra “Debbi” Lynn Wells, a long-time Southlake resident and beloved by many, passed on May 2, 2015 after a courageous battle with kidney cancer. She passed away with her family by her side. Debbi never gave up and fought her disease the same way she lived her life: head on. She loved her life and was known to speak her mind. She would do anything for her family or a friend in need...
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Constance Irene Smith

January 30, 1949 - May 1, 2015

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Dora Maxine Edington

August 1, 1948 - April 24, 2015

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Jeffrey David Trice

April 28, 1959 - April 21, 2015

Jeffrey David Trice, beloved, husband, father, son, and brother went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, April 21, 2015 in his home surrounded by family. A celebration service is scheduled for 3 p.m. Saturday, April 25,2015, at First Baptist Church Grapevine. A graveside service will follow at a later date in Roswell, New Mexico.Jeff was born in Hobbs, N.M. on April 28.1959 to Calvin and Betty Jo ...
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November 24, 1953 - April 20, 2015

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Crystal Mae Steele

August 17, 1924 - April 9, 2015

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Barry Scott Parker

February 7, 1952 - April 1, 2015

Barry Scott Parker the son of Norman and Maxine Parker was born in Jefferson City, Missouri on February 07, 1952. Barry passed away on April 1, 2015 in the comfort of his home.Barry proudly served his country in the United States Marines Corp. from 1970 to 1972. He married and started his family in Colorado before moving to Texas in 1988.Barry was a baseball lifer. He played for over five...
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Arthur G. Bunderle

March 14, 1923 - March 25, 2015

Arthur G. Bunderle,92, formerly of Jackson,Mn and Roswell, NM, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 25, 2015 in Grapevine, Tx. Art was born at Jackson on March 14,1923 to the late William F. and Frances Drahota Bunderle. Art was a veteran of the United States Coastguard during WWII. An avid athlete he played football and boxed for the Coast Guard and later for the University of Utah,...
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Lonnie Raymond Neel

November 23, 1943 - March 16, 2015

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Frank James Valtman

April 18, 1935 - March 12, 2015

Frank J. Valtman born 4/18/35, went to be with the Lord on 3/12/15. Survived by wife Georgette, sister Shirley, children Scott,Jeff, Mark, Toni and also 10 grandchildren, Katie, Tasha, Alina, Allie, Leah, Travis, Tara, Stefany, Kaycee , Ashra and nieces/nephews and many close friends. Frank served 3 years in the Army. He was employed many years in the Automotive Industry. Frank was quick witted...
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Joseph Gregory Smeraldi

December 11, 1919 - March 8, 2015

Joseph G. Smeraldi, age 95, died peacefully at his home on Sunday, March 8, 2015.Joseph is survived by his wife, Joan, and daughters Jane Smeraldi, Ann Kruger, and Carol Gindt. He was preceded in death by his sons Paul Smeraldi and Joseph Smeraldi. He was a devoted brother to Mary McKown and Tony Smeraldi (deceased) and a loving grandfather to Sarah and Amy Kruger, Brandon, Ethan, and Dylan...
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Allan William Minyard

May 6, 1991 - March 6, 2015

Allan William Minyard passed away March 7, 2015 at the age of 23.He is survived by his mother, Sheryl Minyard; sister, Jessica Schuler; grand-parents, Fred and Doris Beagles and Jerri Minyard; and many other family members including his loving girlfriend Emily Pacheco. Allan was born in Garland, Texas in 1991 and spent most of his life in this state. He attended Northwest high school and spent a...
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Jenny Lee Stoddard

August 30, 1953 - March 3, 2015

Jenny Lee Stoddard passed Tuesday March 3rd at the age of 61. She was born in Sherman, Texas on August 30, 1953 but was a resident of Mesquite, Texas most of her life. Jenny worked most recently as a customer service rep at McShan Florist but left her position in 1997 to be a housewife. Her favorite hobby was reading and bragging about her grandson's. She was preceded in death by her mother,...
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Domingo Salinas

August 4, 1948 - March 2, 2015

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Mary Elizabeth McFarland

January 31, 1931 - March 1, 2015

Mary Elizabeth Hanna McFarland passed Sunday March 1, 2015 at the age of 84. She was born in Liberty, Kentucky on January 31, 1931 but was a resident of Grapevine, Texas for most of her life. Mary worked for Burrus Supermarkets in grapevine until her retirement. Her hobbies were doing puzzles, crafting, and most of all winning at bingo. Some of her most joyful times were spent with her...
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Darla Wright Beck

November 3, 1960 - February 28, 2015

Darla Wright Beck, age 54 passed away peacefully on February 27, 2015.SERVICE: The Memorial Service is scheduled at Smithfield United Methodist Church, North Richland Hills, Saturday, March 14, 2015 at 10:00 a.m.Darla was born in Fort Worth on November 1960. She is survived by her loving husband John Beck and devoted daughters Stormi Wagley and Dot Reynolds. Son in law CW2 Kyle Wagley, and...
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Patrick S. Jones

March 14, 1946 - February 26, 2015

TROPHY CLUB – Patrick S. Jones, 68, passed away Thursday, February 26, 2015SERVICES: 11am Tuesday, March 3 at J.E. Foust & Son Funeral Home. Burial with honorswill follow at 1:15 at DFW National Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday, March 1 from 2 to 5 pm at J.E. Foust & Son Funeral Home.Patrick was born March 14, 1946 in Edinburgh, Texas, the son of Boyd and Opal (Deason) Jones. ...
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Kenneth Bassett

October 27, 1947 - February 22, 2015

Kenneth Bassett was born October 28, 1947 in Staten Island, New York. He passed from this life February 22, 2015 in Dallas at the age of 67 years. Kenneth had lived in Keller for the past 20 years. He worked in Sales and as a bus driver and was a veteran of the United States Navy. He enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.He is survived by his daughter and son-in-law, Erica and Daniel...
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September 2, 1938 - February 17, 2015

Raymond H. Philippi, 76, of Grapevine, Texas, passed away February 17, 2015 in Grapevine. He was born September 2, 1938 in Wymore, Nebraska, the son of Burtis and Ruth Philippi. Raymond had lived in the Grapevine area for over 40 years. He had worked for Mesco Metal Buildings as a welder for many years in Southlake, Texas. He was a veteran of the US Army and enjoyed gardening, fishing and...
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December 8, 1928 - February 11, 2015

Billy E. Martin was born December 8, 1928 in Van Zandt County, Texas, the son of Leon and Anna Belle (Barker) Martin. He passed from this life February 11, 2015 in Hurst, Texas at the age of 86 years. Billy had lived in the Hurst area since 1974. He was a veteran of the United States Navy. He was a Mason and a Deacon at Shady Oaks Baptist Church. Billy retired from Bell Helicopter after 25...
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Billy Paul Maples

November 19, 1948 - January 30, 2015

.Billy Paul Maples, Sr. 66, passed away at 11:11 a.m. on the morning of January 30, 2015 while undergoing surgery to remove a malignant tumor from his liver at John Peter Smith Hospital in Fort Worth, Texas. Billy was preceded in death by parents Earl and Mary Kate and son Billy Paul, Jr.Billy is survived by his children in order of birth: Daughter, Trevlyn Palmore and son-in-law Curtis;...
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Judith Lynn Buller

September 2, 1964 - January 29, 2015

Judith Lynn Buller Funeral Service will be held at J.E. Foust & Son Funeral Home Chapel Friday February 6, 2015 at 1:00 PM. Burial will follow at Bluebonnet Hills Memorial Park at Colleyville.
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David Austin Kiff

October 8, 1964 - January 28, 2015

David Kiff was born October 8, 1964 in Brunswick, Georgia, the son of Robert and Suzanne (Wells) Kiff. He passed from this life January 28, 2015 in Grapevine, at the age of 50. He had lived in Grapevine since 1996. David and Cheryl Ewing were united in marriage on June 10, 1995 in Irving, Texas. He was a 1987 graduate of Southern Arkansas University, where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree....
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Maria Antonia Salinas

February 23, 1946 - January 28, 2015

In loving memory of Maria Antonia “Tonia” Salinas, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, 68, went to her eternal rest on January 28, 2015. Tonia was born on February 23, 1946 in Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico. She lived happily with her husband, Simon Salinas of 47 years, in Grapevine, Texas. She was an active member of St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Grapevine where she humbly...
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George Emanuel Bolen

February 27, 1926 - January 25, 2015

George Emanuel Bolen, 88, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, Jan 25, 2015 in Grapevine, Texas surrounded by his family.George was born on Feb 27, 1926 in Florence, South Carolina to the late Benjamin Baily Bolen and Eunice Dewitt. He's a military veteran starting his career during WWII with the U.S. Navy aboard ship in the Pacific and ending with retirement in Florida from the U.S. Air Force...
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June 25, 1925 - January 23, 2015

Wladyslaw “Walter” Wawrzyniak, age 89 of Grapevine, passed away Friday, January 23, 2015 in Grapevine, Texas. Walter was born in Szynkielow, Poland, June 25, 1925 to the late Marcin and Wiktoria Dobras Wawrzyniak. Walter immigrated to the United States from Poland after WWII arriving through Ellis Island. He settled in Illinois where he worked as a barber for over forty years,...
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Dan Campbell

April 6, 1931 - January 20, 2015

Dan Campbell, beloved father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend, passed away peacefully at his daughter’s home near Dallas, TX from cancer. He was born in Pittsburgh, PA to Daniel and Josephine Campbell, the third of seven children. The family moved from Pittsburgh to San Francisco, and settled in Los Angeles in 1934. Dan attended Nativity Catholic School and Manual Arts High School,...
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March 14, 1950 - January 13, 2015

Nancy McAlpin TanelNancy was born in Louisville, MS, on March 14, 1950. She lived in Jackson, MS, for 30 years. She graduated from high school in 1968 from Pearl High School. She attended Belhaven College in Jackson, MS, from 1968-1972, majoring in Elementary Education. Nancy worked for various schools in Mississippi for several years as an elementary school teacher. She moved to Dallas, TX, in...
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Rose Ann Fetcho

June 28, 1917 - January 12, 2015

ROSE A FETCHOGRAPEVINE- Rose A Fetcho, 97, passed away peacefully surrounded by loved ones on Monday Jan. 12,2015A celebration of her life will be held at a later date with her family and friends.She was preceded in death by her loving husband Matthew Fetcho, Her only daughter Nancy Seltenreich and her grandson Keith Seltenreich.Survivors - Granddaughter Kathy Matyas and her husband Stephen .....
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Bobby Frank Norris

August 10, 1934 - January 8, 2015

Bobby Frank Norris was born July 10, 1934 in McKinney, Texas, the son of Homer and Willie Claborn Norris. He passed from this life January 8, 2015 in Grapevine, at the age of 80 years, 5 months and 29 days. Bobby was a retired airline mechanic. He enjoyed tinkering with any type of engine. He was a veteran of the United States Army. Bobby and Gerldean Vest were united in marriage on...
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Evelyn Casebeer

September 25, 1925 - December 30, 2014

Evelyn Devota Rickards Casebeer of Decatur, Illinois and Mission, Texas died December 30, 2014.  The body was cremated as requested.  Private service was desired.  By her side were her son, Mark Casebeer and daughter,...
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David Michael Greschner

April 9, 1960 - December 22, 2014

David Michael Greshner, 54, of Grapevine, passed away Sunday, Dec. 21, 2014.VISITATION: Tuesday, Dec. 30, 2014 at J.E. Foust & Son Funeral Home, Grapevine from 3pm to 8pm.David was born April 9, 1960 in St. Louis, Missouri, the son of Bernard and Jean Scher Greschner. He had lived in Grapevine, for over 25 years, moving here from St. Louis. He enjoyed restoring cars, riding motorcycles...
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Richard Lee Friend

September 1, 1921 - December 15, 2014

Richard “Dick” Friend passed away at home surrounded by family in Grapevine, Texas on December 15, 2014 at the age of 93. Born on September 1, 1921 in Marietta, Ohio, he proudly served his country during World War II in the United States Army. He later went on to graduate from Marietta College. On June 9, 1962, he married Carolyn Young, the love of his life. He worked for many...
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Richard Ramirez Wilborn

April 2, 1948 - December 14, 2014

Richard Ramirez Wilborn, 66, of Euless passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 14, 2014 in Grapevine, Texas surrounded by family. He was born April 2, 1948 to the late Ernest and Anita Wilborn, in Poteet, Texas. Richard graduated from Central High School and served in the United States Navy during the Vietnam War. He was a loving husband to Jacquie Wilborn and father to his three children,...
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Dolly Warrington

October 5, 1918 - December 6, 2014

Dolly Warrington was born in Abbington, Illinois to a young widow, Etta “Alice” Cramblett Germond on October 5, 1918. Dolly grew up in Southern California and was raised from the age of 6 in the Masonic Home for Children until her high school graduation. She always spoke highly of her time there and the care given her. She lived briefly with her mother before meeting her husband...
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Beverly Ann Chapman

April 28, 1951 - December 1, 2014

Beverly Ann Chapman, 24 year proud Grapevine resident and loving Mother, Grandmother, homemaker and loving friend to many, passed Monday December 1, 2014. She was 63. Beverly was known as “Mom” to her children, “GiGi” to her grandchildren and countless children she cared for and “Bev” to her many beloved friends.Beverly fought a long 5 year, 2 month battle with...
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Marjorie W. Laughlin

May 30, 1918 - November 17, 2014

Marjorie Wilburn Laughlin, “MeMe”, died peacefully at Meadowview Place on November 17, 2014 in Keller, Texas at the age of 96. She was born May 30, 1918 in Cedar Bayou, Texas to Asa and Essie Smith Wilburn. Marjorie graduated from Robert E. Lee High School in 1935. In 1936 she married Granville Allen Laughlin and the couple welcomed two children into their home, Ruel and Marjean....
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Mary Kathryn Owens

January 30, 1918 - November 14, 2014

Mary Kathryn “Kathy” Owens passed away on November 14, 2014 at her residence in Grapevine, Texas. The daughter of Wilmuth and Roy L. Walker, Kathy was born in Brady, Texas, and grew up in Lampasas, Texas, where her father served as a city councilman and mayor. Her great grandfather, Jasper A. Adkins, was a doctor and built the first stone house in Lampasas County, which has been...
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Bobbie Ruth Norman

January 7, 1933 - November 9, 2014

FORT WORTH -- Bobbie Ruth Long Norman was 81 years old when the dear Lord Jesus Christ called her home Sunday, Nov. 9, 2014.Service: 10 a.m. Thursday in J.E. Foust & Son Funeral Directors Chapel in Grapevine with Dr. Gene Krieg officiating. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at J.E. Foust & Son.Bobbie was born in Fort Worth on Jan. 7, 1933. She was the daughter of Carl and Clara Long of...
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Linda Bernadette Eikenberry

April 11, 1949 - November 4, 2014

Linda Bernadette Eikenberry passed away on November 3, 2014 at the age of 65 after a courageous battle with cancer.She was born on April 11th, 1949 in Dearborn Michigan to her parents Stanley and Mary Poremba. She graduated from Montieth College at Wayne State University with a Bachelor of Arts, and went on to get her Master of Education at Texas Women’s University in 1996. After years of...
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Bobby L. BOOTH

August 9, 1925 - November 1, 2014

Bobby L. Booth passed away Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014.Funeral: 2 p.m. Thursday at J.E. Foust & Son Funeral Home Chapel. Visitation: Noon to service time Thursday at J.E. Foust & Son Funeral Home, Grapevine.Bobby was born Aug. 9, 1925, in Fort Worth. He loved the rodeo and the PBR. He rode bareback, saddle bronc and bulls for many years and was an early member of the Cowboys Turtle...
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Charles Michael Ballard

January 7, 1951 - October 28, 2014

Charles “Chuck” Ballard of Grapevine passed away October 28, 2014. Chuck was born January 7, 1951 at Richmond, Virginia. Chuck enjoyed hiking, going to the lake and spending time with his family and grandchildren. He worked for and retired from Northwest Airline where he worked as a ticket agent. Chuck is preceded in death by his parents, Jan and Ludmila "Lucy" Burlata.Chuck...
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James David Brotherton

May 24, 1937 - October 27, 2014

James David Brotherton was born on May 24, 1937 in Creston, Iowa to Edna Louise and Leonard Eugene Brotherton. He passed away peacefully at home on Oct 27, 2014. He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers Richard and John. He is survived by his wife Michele, his son Rob, wife Shari and granddaughter Paige, son Jimmy, wife Priscilla and grandson Soren, daughter Amy, husband Dion...
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Richard E. Berg

April 2, 1937 - October 22, 2014

BERG, Richard Edwin Frederick, Jr. - Richard Berg, of Keller, Texas, was born on April 2, 1937 in Chicago, IL to Richard E. and May Berg. He passed away on October 22, 2014 after a short illness. Richard graduated from Valparaiso Technical Institute and went on to serve in the U.S. Army before beginning a long and distinguished career at IBM that included many moves around the United States and...
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Luella Dalton

November 21, 1923 - October 14, 2014

Luella Dalton, 90, entered into rest on October 14, 2014.SERVICES: 2pm Friday at First Baptist Church Grapevine. Visitation 6 to 8pm Thursday at J.E. Foust & Son Funeral Home, Grapevine.Luella was born November 21, 1923, in Archer County, Texas, the oldest of nine children, to Thomas Bennett and Ola Mae (Holmes) Stone. She was a 1941 graduate of Holiday High School and a graduate of Draughons...
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Charles Richard Jasper

August 5, 1947 - September 30, 2014

Charles Richard Jasper, 67, passed away peacefully at his home in Saginaw on Sept. 30VISITATION: Saturday, Oct 4, 2014 from 6 to 8 pm at J.E. Foust & Son Funeral Home, 523 S. Main Street, Grapevine, TexasBorn August 5, 1947, in Fort Worth, Texas, the son of Robert Charles and Mary (Brady) Jasper,Charles worked as a maintenance technician for the United States Post Office for over 27 years. ...
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Duane Elwood Ginn

October 9, 1937 - September 29, 2014

Duane Elwood Ginn was born October 9, 1937 in Houston, Texas, the son of Elwood and Ethel Ginn. He entered into rest on September 29, 2014 in Las Colinas, Texas at the age of 76 years, 11 months and 20 days. Duane had lived in Grapevine since 2005, coming here from Houston. He completed his undergrad at Abilene Christian University and received a masters in History from the University of...
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Bette L. Crane

October 29, 1929 - September 26, 2014

Bette Lynn Dancy Crane, a long-time resident of Grapevine, TX, died Friday, September 26, surrounded by her loving family. Bette was born in 1929, the daughter of Louis and Margaret Dancy of Stanton, Tennessee.The Dancy family - including Bette and her three sisters -- soon moved to Covington, TN. After graduating from high school in Covington, Bette moved to Washington D.C., where she worked as...
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Karin Bullock

August 1, 1952 - September 23, 2014

Karin Lynn Bullock was born August 1, 1952 in Biloxi, Mississippi, the daughter of Jerry and Jean (Beech) Bullock. She entered into rest on September 23, 2014 at the age of 62 years, 1 month and 22 days. Karin had lived in Grapevine since 1981, moving here from Mississippi. She was an exceptional cook and enjoyed grilling and also experiencing new restaurants. She also loved sitting on her front...
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Lilly Mae Bruedigam

June 23, 1916 - September 19, 2014

Lilly Mae Bruedigam was born June 23, 1916 in Falls County, Texas, the daughter of James Ellis and Nettie Lee (Johnson) Polk. She entered into rest on September 19, 2014 in Keller, Texas at the age of 98 years, 2 months and 26 days. Lilly had worked for many years as an Electronics Inspector for General Dynamics. She was a member of the Tabernacle Baptist Church of Roanoke. Lilly enjoyed crochet,...
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Melinda Danielle Dunlap

July 3, 1989 - September 18, 2014

Mindy Dunlap was born July 3, 1989 in Bedford, Texas, the daughter of Rick and Diane (Duman) Dunlap. She passed from this life September 18, 2014 at the age of 25 years, 2 months and 15 days. A lifetime resident of this area, Mindy was a 2014 graduate of UNT, with a degree in Home Furnishings and Merchandising. She enjoyed restoring antique furniture, was an avid traveler and exceptional cook....
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Joseph Jarzynka

May 26, 1937 - September 16, 2014

EULESS- Joe Jarzynka, 77, passed away September 16, 2014SERVICES: Visitation Friday, Sept. 19 at 6pm with a Rosary to follow at 7pm at J.E. Foust & Son Funeral Home. Funeral Mass will be held 1:30pm Sat, Sept 20 at St. Francis Catholic Church in Grapevine. Interment will follow at Grapevine Cemetery.Joe was born May 26, 1937 in Ashton, Nebraska, the son of John and Domicella (Dymek)...
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Kenneth Ely

September 19, 1947 - August 31, 2014

Kenneth N. Ely, Jr., 66, of Southlake, passed away August 31, 2014 at his home. He was born September 19, 1947 in Stamford, CT, the son of Kenneth and Vincenza (Gallace) Ely. Kenneth had lived in Southlake for the past 16 years, moving here from Connecticut. He worked in the Finance INdustry for the past 45 years, most recently at Nationstar Mortgage. His days were devoted to his wife and...
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Bertha C. Gray

April 16, 1946 - August 27, 2014

on August 27, 2014 at 8:11 PM, Bertha "Bochy" Calderon Gray arrived in paradise as she entered the gates of Heaven. She was preceded in death by her parents, Guillermo, Jr. (Memo) & Leonor "None" Calderon, her brothers Jose L. (Pepe), Guillermo, III (Wencho) and Moises (Blondie) Calderon, her sister Argentina (Baby) Merkle. She was also preceded by her brother-in-law...
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Jennifer Bath

June 7, 1966 - August 22, 2014

Jennifer Valentine Bath, 48, of Trophy Club, Texas, passed way in her home on August 22, 2014. She was born in Pinehurst, North Carolina, and was the daughter of John and Jody Valentine, who preceded her in death. Jennifer grew up in Pinehurst and also began her real estate career there; she relocated to Texas in 2007. Jennifer had a flair for fashion, interior design, gardening and gourmet...
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Mozell Clinton

May 12, 1921 - August 7, 2014

Frances Mozell Wilson Clinton, 93, passed away August 7, 2014 in Clifton, Texas. She was born May 12, 1921 in Wolfe City, Texas, the daughter of Arthur and Carrah Welsh Miller. Frances enjoyed crosswords and puzzle games. She also enjoyed sewing and poetry. She was a 20 year Sales employee for Sanger Harris and Foleys and a member of the First Baptist Church Euless. She was preceded in death by...
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Charles Simmons

May 29, 1944 - July 31, 2014

Charles Edward Simmons, 70, passed away peacefully at home from brain cancer surrounded by his family and into his Heavenly Father's arms on Thursday, July 31, 2014. Charles was born May 29, 1944, in Knoxville, Tennessee to parents Hobert Lee Simmons and Mary Margaret Holloway. He grew up in Knoxville attending Central High School and then Carson-Newman College in Jefferson City, Tennessee...
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Patrick Lynn Maples

January 16, 1944 - July 25, 2014

On Friday, July 25, 2014, Patrick Lynn Maples went to be with his Lord. He was born January 16, 1944, in Okmulgee, Oklahoma. He was an avid bow hunter, knife maker, carpenter, whittler, craftsman, and full of joy. Pat was a member of Sigma Chi fraternity at OU, served in the U.S. Army during 1966-67 and was a member of the VFW and American Legion. He retired as a 25 year employee of Parkland...
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Ralph Martin Caster

May 30, 1931 - July 21, 2014

Ralph M. Caster, 83, passed away Monday, July 21, 2014. He was born May 30, 1931 in Irving, Texas, the son of William and Liddie Smith Caster of Irving, Texas. Ralph worked as a Construction Engineer for many years. He enjoyed fixing and building things, tinkering with cars and fishing. He was a member of the First Christian Church of Irving. Ralph and Kathryn (Kitty) Hauk were united in marriage...
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Gena Sue Morris

April 4, 1951 - July 4, 2014

Gena Sue Morris, 63, passed away July 4, 2014. She was born April 4, 1951 in Norman, Oklahoma. Gena was a devoted Christian and had a deep love for her patients. IN 1974 she became a Registered Nurse and finished her career as the Director of Nurses at Abundant Home Health Care. Gena was preceded in death by her parents, Eugene and Judy Parrish and by a brother, Stephen Parrish. She is survived...
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Henry Edison Greaves

July 7, 1932 - June 27, 2014

Henry Greaves, 81, of Euless, passed away June 27, 2014. He was born July 7, 1932 in Gladwin, Michigan, the son of John and Edith Heldebrand Greaves. Henry was a Carpenter and enjoyed collecting coins and repairing guns. He proudly served in country in the US Army during the Korean conflict and he was of the Catholic faith. He was preceded in death by his wife Pauline. He leaves to cherish...
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Clement Theodore Brevelle

July 11, 1939 - June 18, 2014

Ted Brevelle, 74, of Grapevine, Texas, passed away June 18, 2014 at his home. He was born July 11, 1939 in Oakdale, Louisiana, the son of Clement Theodore and Troy Virginia (Green) Brevelle. Ted proudly served his country as a 1st LT in the United States Army. He and Ouida Fontenot were united in marriage on August 12, 1960 in Oakdale, LA. He was a graduate of McNeese State University in Lake...
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Cecil Frankum

November 19, 1943 - June 13, 2014

Arrangements under the direction of Foust & Son Funeral Home, GRAPEVINE, TX.
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Herman Lee Amidon

May 10, 1932 - June 10, 2014

Herman Lee Amidon was born May 10, 1932 in Leander, Texas, the son of Ralph and Mattie Lee Copeland Amidon. He passed from this life June 10, 2014 at his home in Roanoke, at the age of 82 years and 1 month. Herman was a veteran of the United States Navy and was a former Commander at VFW Post 5074. He had worked for many years as a truck driver and enjoyed collecting coins and sportscards. He was...
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May 3, 1934 - May 31, 2014

Arrangements under the direction of Foust & Son Funeral Home, GRAPEVINE, TX.
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Helen Smyrl

November 8, 1920 - May 26, 2014

Helen Louise Smyrl, 93, of Keller, Texas, passed away May 26, 2014 in Keller. She was born November 8, 1920 in Clinton, Missouri, the daughter of Melvin and Beulah Severns Richards. Helen retired from Keller Pharmacy, where she served as a Clerk. She was a very sociable person and enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. Helen was preceded in death by her parents; her husband Wayne...
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Richard F. Browning

February 14, 1919 - May 11, 2014

Richard Francis Browning, 95, of Southlake, TX and formerly of Grapevine, TX; Tilton, NH and Marlborough, MA, died Sunday, May 11, 2014.  He and Mary A. Owens were married for 54 years.  Born February 14, 1919 ...
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Kelly Glen Ballard

May 16, 1967 - April 18, 2014

Kelly Glen Ballard was born on May 16, 1967 and passed away on April 18, 2014. He will forever be remembered for his beautiful soul, radiant love, generosity and amazing sense of humor. Kelly was a devout husband and loving father; a faithful son, a steadfast and loyal friend, brother, grandson, nephew and cousin . Kelly was born in Lubbock, TX. He graduated from Trinity High...
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Vivian Marie Tribble

February 3, 1930 - April 16, 2014

Vivian Marie Tribble , beloved sister, wife, mother, and grandmother, returned peacefully to be with the Lord on April 16, 2014. Scripture Rosary Friday April 25th at 5:00pm followed by visitation until 8:00pm at J. E. Foust Funeral Home 523 S. Main St. Funeral Mass April 26th at 1:00pm at St. Francis Catholic Church, 861 Wildwood Ln. Grapevine. Interment Grapevine Cemetery. Vivian was born Feb....
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Mark Hutton

April 27, 1954 - April 14, 2014

Mark Elvis Hutton, 59, passed away on April 14, 2014. Funeral services will be held on Friday, April 18th at 2:00 PM at the Chapel of J.E. Foust & Son Funeral Home at 523 S. Main Street in Grapevine, TX. Visitation with family and friends will be on Thursday, April 17th from 6 to 8 PM. Interment at Grapevine Historical Cemetery. Mark is survived by his wife, Sue Hutton, 2 step-sons, Drannon...
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Winona Greer

March 28, 1942 - April 12, 2014

Winona P. Greer, 72, of Springtown, passed away April 12, 2014 at her home. She was born March 28, 1942 in Graham, Texas, the daughter of Cloyed and Edna Pierce Hayes. Winona had lived in this area most of her life and was of the Church of Christ faith. She was a Certified Nurse Assistant and enjoyed knitting, puzzles, being on the computer and spending time with her family and friends. She...
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Philip D Carter

November 13, 1957 - April 8, 2014

Philip D. Carter, 56, of Grapevine, Texas, passed away April 8, 2014 at Los Colinas, Texas. He was born November 13, 1957 in Henryetta, Oklahoma, the son of Richard and Erma Carter. Often referred to as "Quickdraw" or "Quick" for short, for his athletic ability, Phil attended both Seminole Junior College and East Central University in Ada, Oklahoma, on baseball scholarships. He graduated from...
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Sherry R Houchin

November 4, 1959 - March 30, 2014

Sherry was born in Dallas, Texas in 1959 and spent most of her life in the Dallas Ft Worth area. After graduating in 1977 from L.D. Bell High School in Hurst, Texas, she worked at Tandy Corporation, Honeywell, and Braniff. After leaving Braniff, Sherry took a brief break from the working world to return to college, with her sight set on her ultimate goal to become a lawyer. She spent two years...
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Mark Steven Stason

August 27, 1960 - March 26, 2014

In loving memory of Mark Steven Stason. He bravely fought prostate cancer for nearly a decade and pancreatic cancer for the last year with a boldness and wit that shocked even his doctors. He was a hero to his children. His intelligence and charm would grant him indulgences that left us awestruck. It was a privilege to be by his side during the wild explore he took us on. As we think of Mark...
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Bonnie Read

January 22, 1920 - March 26, 2014

Bonnie Lively Read, 94, of Grapevine passed away Wednesday, March 26, 2014. Graveside service: 11:30 a.m. Monday in Memorial Oaks Cemetery in Houston. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at J.E. Foust & Son Funeral Home in Grapevine. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Grapevine. She was preceded in death by her husband, Dale Martin Read of Houston. ...
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Linda Hall

January 31, 1943 - March 23, 2014

Linda Jo Ellen Hall, 71, of Grapevine, stepped into eternity and into the arms of Jesus on March 23, 2014 in Coppell, Texas. She valiantly fought Alzheimer's and Dementia for 10 years. Linda passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family and close friends. Linda was born January 31, 1943 in Houston, Texas to John Charles and Genevieve Stone Trainor. She was raised in San Antonio and...
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Betty Butler

June 10, 1928 - March 23, 2014

Betty June Butler, 85, of Greenville, formerly of Grapevine, died on Saturday, March 23. Graveside services are scheduled for 10 AM Wednesday, March 24, 2014 at Bluebonnet Hills Memorial Park with Pastor Dale Smith officiating. Betty was born on June 10, 1928 in Ft. Worth to Thomas Roscoe and Emma Grace Willeford Ray. She graduated from Birdville High School, loved painting, gardening, dominos...
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Irene Lorenzo Opposs

January 15, 1943 - March 20, 2014

Irene Lorenzo Martinez Opposs, family nicknamed Moña, at 71 years of age passed away March 20, 2014. After a short but tough battle with an aggressive cancer, Irene passed away peacefully at home surrounded by love and her family. Irene was born in Burgos, Spain Jan 15, 1943, Daughter of Benedicta Martinez and Eduardo Lorenzo. Irene married Stanley Opposs, in England, on July 7th 1965. They...
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Thomas Henry Saunders

February 9, 1952 - March 19, 2014

Thomas Henry Saunders (better known as Tommy), 62, of Southlake, Texas passed away on March 19, 2014 in Panama City Beach, FL. He was born February 9, 1952 to Thomas and Marilyn (Switzer) Saunders. Tommy grew up in New London, Ohio where he graduated high school in 1970. After high school he attended Purdue University and received his Bachelor of Science in Aeronautical Engineering in 1975. ...
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Dennison "Denny" Smith

February 4, 1950 - March 15, 2014

Dennison Paul Smith (Denny), 64, of Grapevine, Texas, passed away March 15, 2014 at his home. He was born February 4, 1950 in Scituate, Massachusetts, the son of Winslow and Mary (Soubble) Smith. Denny enjoyed mechanics and technology. He also enjoyed watching old comedies. A graduate of East Coast Aero Tech in Massachusetts, Denny was a mechanic for American Airlines. He also worked at Bede...
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Herbert C. Bowling

October 17, 1928 - March 14, 2014

Herbert C. Bowling, 85, passed away Friday, March 14, 2014 to be reunited in heaven with his wife Dixie, who preceded him in death. He was born October 17, 1928 to George O. and Hazel Bowling in Bloomfield, Iowa. It was here he met and married Dixie McCord on August 21, 1948, remaining sweethearts and best friends for over 63 years. He became a teacher, graduating with a Bachelor of Science in...
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Margie Deis

October 9, 1927 - March 13, 2014

Margie Deis, 86, passed away on Thursday, March 13, 2014. She was born in Pineville, Mississippi to parents Allie and Lurrie Hargrove. She was a resident of Monroe, Louisiana having moved to Southlake to live in 2013. She was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of American Veterans (Amvets) and served for 15 years including holding the office of President of the Ladies Auxiliary, State of Louisiana...
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Tricia Lynn Spence

March 14, 1968 - March 7, 2014

Tricia Lynn Bowen Spence passed through this life on Friday, March 7, 2014. She will be remembered for the beautiful radiant light she was. Always an inspiration and encouragement to others. She had an infectious smile that exuded her love of life and positive outlook. She was an artist and athlete who embraced life's adventures and the many places it took her. She was born on March 14, 1968...
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Betty Louise Darnell Frager

August 17, 1933 - March 3, 2014

Betty Louise Darnell Frager passed away on March 3, 2014. Betty was an Interior Designer and her biggest joy in life was her family. She enjoyed cooking and attended The Ark of Praise Church. She resided in Hot Springs, AR for the past 7 1/2 years. Interment: Bluebonnet Hills Memorial Park in Colleyville, TX. Betty was preceded in death by husband, Billie Bob Darnell, her youngest...
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Barbara Braun Heggem

March 4, 1927 - March 2, 2014

Our precious Mom, Barbara Braun Heggem, went to be with her Lord on Sunday, March 2, 2014. Memorial service: 10 a.m. Friday in J.E. Foust & Son Funeral Chapel. Memorials: In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to Bible Study Fellowship at www.bsfinternational.org, the SPCA or a favorite charity in her honor. She was born in Denver, Colo., on March 4,...
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Jenny N Shepherd

February 23, 1931 - February 23, 2014

Jenny N. Shepherd, 83, passed away Sunday, February 23, 2014 in Euless. Graveside service: 11 am Saturday in Bluebonnet Hills Memorial Park. Jenny was born February 23, 1931 in Haleyville, AL. She loved working with children and was a Pre-School teacher. A woman of prayer, she attended First Baptist Church Keller for many years. Survivors: husband, Jesse Shepherd...
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George Andrew William Hayden

September 8, 1929 - February 15, 2014

George Andrew William Hayden, 84, of Grapevine, died Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014. Memorial service: honoring his life will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 22, in the J.E. Foust & Son Funeral Chapel with the Rev. John Peel officiating. A reception will follow. George was born Sept. 8, 1929, in London, Ontario, Canada, to Winston Churchill and Mabel Dorothy Laybolt Hayden. He was a...
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James Russell Childress, Sr.

February 7, 1937 - February 14, 2014

James Russell Childress Sr. entered into God's loving and merciful arms Friday, Feb. 14, 2014. Funeral: 11 a.m. Wednesday in J.E. Foust & Son Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Bunky Mitchell officiating. Interment: Bear Creek Cemetery. Visitation: The family will receive friends 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Jim was born Feb. 7, 1937, in Houston. His childhood years...
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Karen Michele Poer

November 10, 1960 - January 28, 2014

Karen Michele Tidwell Poer, 53, wife of Evan and proud mother of Sam and Polley, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 28, 2014, following a five-year battle with breast cancer and leukemia. Funeral: 2 p.m. Saturday at Grapevine Church of Christ, Mr. Chauncy Willingham officiating. Burial: will follow in Medlin Cemetery in Trophy Club. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at J.E. Foust & Son Funeral Home. ...
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Gaylord "Gayle" Hargadine, Jr.

September 14, 1922 - January 26, 2014

Gaylord "Gayle" W. Hargadine Jr., 91, died peacefully Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014, at his home in Southlake. Service: 10 a.m. Saturday at White's Chapel United Methodist Church Founder's Chapel in Southlake. Interment: Bluebonnet Hills Memorial Park, Colleyville. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at J.E. Foust & Son Funeral Home in Grapevine. Gayle was born Sept. 14, 1922, in Edwards...
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Wanda Nash

February 15, 1934 - January 21, 2014

Wanda Ward Nash, 79, peacefully passed away surrounded by family Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014, at her home in Keller. Celebration of life: 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 6, at NorthWood Church, 1870 Rufe Snow Dive, Keller. Memorials: In lieu of flowers, the family has asked that a donation be made in memory of Wanda Nash to the North Central Texas Alzheimer's Association, 2630 West Freeway,...
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Daniel McLaughlin

July 23, 2002 - January 21, 2014

Daniel Ean McLaughlin, 11, of Grapevine died Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014, in Austin. Funeral: 1 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 30, in the J.E. Foust & Son Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Rick Mang officiating. Interment: Bluebonnet Hills Memorial Park. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Daniel was a student at Timberline Elementary, loved Mind Craft, people, friends, family,...
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