Obituaries

Tue
17
Sep

Hobbs

Graveside services for Ruth Hobbs, 88 of Pittsburg, were held at 10 a.m. on Sept. 13 at Rose Hill Cemetery in Pittsburg with Bro. Kyle Smith officiating.

Tue
17
Sep

Nichols

New Albany, Miss. - Irene Culver Nichols, age 83, died Sunday, September 15, 2013 at Magnolia Regional Hospital in Corinth.  She was born August 1, 1930 in Marshall County to the late Cleveland Alexander Culver and Nancy Ester Lee Wright.  She was a housewife, and a member of the Apostolic Revival Center.

Services were held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at the United Funeral Service Chapel with the Rev. Steve Denton officiating.  Burial will be in the Glenfield Memorial Park. 

Tue
17
Sep

Skinner

Services for James Edward Skinner, Jr., 53, will be held Saturday September 14 at 11 a.m. at Johnson Funeral Home Chapel in Pittsburg with Bro. Alvin Hunt officiating. Interment will be at Love Chapel Cemetery in Hughes Springs.

Mr. Skinner was born Sept. 26, 1960 in Tucson, Az. He died Sept. 3 at a hospital in Longview.

Wed
11
Sep

Obituaries week of Sept. 12

Coffman

Services for Jacob Marion “Jake” Coffman, 95, were held Sept. 10 at the Erman Smith Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Donald Ray Vaughn officiating. Interment was in Lafayette Cemetery in the Lafayette Community.

He was born Jan. 10, 1918 in Camp County to parents William Richard Coffman and Lillian Barbara Roberts.

He died Sep. 7 at The Villas in Mount Pleasant.

Mr. Coffman served in World War II in the Navy. He was a member of Bethel Baptist Church, a member of the Silver Threads,  and the Senior Citizens ‘Pickin’ and Grinnin,’ United Steel Worker’s Union, and former member of LaFayette Baptist Church. He retired as a switchboard operator at Lone Star Steel after 31 years.

Tue
20
Aug

Dailis Moore

Services for Dailis Moore will be held on Aug. 24 at 11 a.m. at First Baptist Church of Pittsburg, with the Rev. Patrick Lloyd officiating. Burial will follow in the community cemetery.
Visitation will be Aug. 23 from 8 to 6 p.m. at Johnson Funeral Home, 216 Fred St. The body will lie in state from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Aug. 24.
Mrs. Moore was born March 22, 1932, in Pittsburg and died Aug. 16 at East Texas Medical Center Tyler.
 

Tue
20
Aug

Julie Lineberger

Services for Julie Judge Lineberger, 43, of Mount Pleasant, were held on Aug. 17 with Dru Woods officiating. Interment was in Leesburg Cemetery.
Mrs. Lineberger was born May 3, 1970, in Mount Vernon and died Aug. 15 at her home.

Wed
31
Jul

B. J. Littlefield

Graveside services for B. J. Littlefield, 94, of Pittsburg, were held July 25 at Rose Hill Cemetery with the Rev. Doyle Rust officiating.
Mr. Littlefield was born June 11, 1919, in Cason and died July 23 in Tyler. He was a member of Bethel Baptist Church, past member of the Cattleman’s Association and retired in 1981 from Lone Star Steel.
Mr. Littlefield was preceded in death by his parents, Carey and Bina Weaver Littlefield; his wife, Julia Ellen Littlefield; brothers, Clyde Littlefield, John Littlefield and Thomas Pitts; and sister, Susie Honzell.

Wed
31
Jul

Jo Campbell

Services for Jo Campbell, 64, of Mount Pleasant were held July 27, at South Jefferson Baptist Church in Mount Pleasant with the Revs. Tommy Oglesby and Lloyd Cashion officiating. Interment was in Union Hill Cemetery.
Mrs. Campbell was born Aug. 16, 1948. She died July 24 at Titus Regional Medical Center. Mrs. Campbell was the owner of Jo’s Antiques, and a past president of the Mount Pleasant Downtown Merchants.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Bernard and Mamie Ross Murphy; a brother, Dr. Phil Denny and step-father, Phil Denny Sr.

Tue
23
Jul

Josephine Addaline Skaggs

Services for Josephine Addaline Skaggs, 94, of Leesburg, were held July 22 at Erman Smith Funeral Home Chapel with Marcus Ellwood Skaggs officiating. Interment was in Leesburg Cemetery.
Mrs. Skaggs was born Aug. 5, 1918 in Salt Lake, N.M. to John Albert Finch and Beulah Kemp Finch. She died at East Texas Medical Center Pittsburg on July 19. She was a member of the Church of God and a member of WOW. Mrs. Skaggs volunteered with Meals on Wheels for many years.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Marcus Skaggs; her parents; a daughter, Jeanne Roxanne Skaggs; grandson, Wesley Weatherman; brother, John Finch; and a sister, Mary Lilly Huffmon.

Tue
23
Jul

Dois E. Foster

Graveside services for Dois E. Foster, 85, of Pittsburg, were held on July 20 at Ebenezer Cemetery with the Rev. David Posey officiating.
Mr. Foster was born Oct. 27, 1927, in Clarksville and died July 17 at Good Shepherd Hospital in Longview. He served in the U. S. Air Force, was a member of the Family Worship Center, and he loved vegetable gardening, fishing and hunting.
Mr. Foster was preceded in death by his parents, Ollie Taylor Foster and Jessie Mae Raibourn Foster; his son-in-law, Cecil Pearson; and his siblings.
Mr. Foster is survived by his wife, Bonnie Foster of Pittsburg; sons and daughter-in-law, Stacy and Robin Foster of Longview and Lee Foster of Pittsburg; daughters and son-in-law, Nita and Henry Insall of Mount Pleasant and Sandy Pearson of Pittsburg; eight grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild. Also surviving are a brother, Jerry Foster of Daingerfield; and his sister, Ruby Reid of Pittsburg.

Pages

Subscribe to RSS - Obituaries