Obituaries

Wed
22
Jan

James Artis Newsome

Services for James Artis Newsome of Dallas were held Saturday, Jan. 18 at 11:00 a.m. 
Interment was held at West Chapel Cemetery in Leesburg.
Mr. Newsome was born on June 6, 1933 in Leesburg and died on Jan. 15 at Odyssey Hospice in Dallas.
Oldham
Wed
22
Jan

Patricia Wright Oldham

Services for Patricia Wright Oldham, 76, of Pittsburg, were held Saturday Jan. 18 at 2:00 p.m., at the First United Methodist Church in Pittsburg with Michael Bedevian officiating the service. Mrs. Oldham died Friday Jan. 17 at East Texas Medical Center in Pittsburg.
Mrs. Oldham was born on Sept. 21, 1937 in Vernon to Brewer Monroe and Frances Louise Beazley Wright. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Pittsburg and was also survived by numerous nieces and nephews and other family.
Wed
15
Jan

Vera Mae Spencer

Services for Vera Mae Spencer was held Saturday, Jan. 11 at 1 p.m at Johnson Funeral Home Chapel. Interment was held at West Chapel Cemetery of Leesburg. Mrs. Spencer was born July 26, 1920 in Pickton and died Jan. 4 at Gilmer Care Center.

Thu
09
Jan

James David Pack

Services for James David Pack, 59, of Gilmer were held Friday, Jan. 3, 2 p.m. at Erman Smith Funeral Home Chapel. Pastors Everett Foster and Mike Bridges officiated the service and interment was held at Macedonia Cemetery. Mr. Pack died Wednesday, Jan. 1 in Gilmer.

He was born Jan. 10, 1954, in Pittsburg to Clarence and Flora Pack. Mr. Pack was a member of the First Pentecostal Church of Pittsburg and worked at Pilgrims Pride.

Mr. Pack was survived by his wife Kathy Pack of Gilmer; mother, Flora Pack of Pittsburg; sons and daughter-in-laws, Andrew and Christina Pack of Pittsburg, Josh and April Pack of Mount Vernon and Rodney Pack of Gilmer; brother, Jerry Pack of Pine View; sister and brother-in-law, Barbara and David Judge of Pine View; grandchildren, Alec, Kami, Jonathan, D’Anna, Tyson, Noah, Ryker, and Avery.

Mr. Pack was preceded in death by his father and brothers, Charles and Gerald Pack.

Thu
09
Jan

Gloria McCaslin

Services for Gloria McCaslin will be held Friday, Jan. 10 at 2 p.m at Erman Smith Funeral Home. Interment was held at Leesburg Cemetery. Mrs. McCaslin was born Dec. 22, 1929 in Camp County and died Monday Jan. 5. On-line condolences may be left at www.ermansmithfuneralhome.net

Thu
09
Jan

Lillie Davis Heartfield

Services for Lillie Davis Heartfield, 97, of Mount Pleasant were held Monday, Jan. 6, 10 a.m. at Erman Smith Funeral Home. Brother Walter Allen officiated the service and interment was held at Piney Grove Cemetery. Mrs. Heartfield died Thursday, Jan. 2 in Mount Pleasant.

She was born Feb. 14 1916, in Hunt County to Tilman Pryor and Estella Hamsley Land. Mrs. Heartfield was a long time member of Piney Grove Baptist Church.

Mrs. Heartfield was survived by her sons and daughter-in-laws, Tilman and Tana Davis of Pittsburg and Ronnie and Shirley Davis of Pittsburg; daughter and son-in-law, Betty and Bill Crouch of Pittsburg; twelve grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; ten great great grandchildren;  and sisters Dorothy Simmons of Sam Rayburn, Stella Martin of Dallas and Jean Belew of Lamesa.

Mrs. Heartfield was preceded in death by her parents; two husbands, C.O. Davis and W.L. Heartfield, one daughter, Joyce Davis Springs and grandson Cole Springs.

Thu
09
Jan

Rae Rankin Grimes

A graveside service for Rae Rankin Grimes, 81, was held Tuesday, Jan. 7, at 1 p.m. at Rose Hill Cemetery with Michael Bedevian officiating.

Mrs. Grimes was born Dec. 6, 1932 in Ashland, OH to Harold and Dorothy Marie Shank Poorman. She died Friday Jan. 3 in Fort Worth. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church, past President of the P.T.A. in Fort Worth, Mrs. Fort Worth in 1964, a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother.

She is survived by her sons Dale Grimes of Houston and John Grimes of Garland; daughters Barbara Bower of Stephenville and Marilyn Allen of Hurst; brother Bob Rankin of Ashland, OH; grandchildren, Monica Grimes, Stephanie Stetson, Rachael Grimes, Brandon Bower, Clinton Bower, Ross Bower, Dan Allen, Brian Allen, Leslie Allen, Trey Grimes and Kelly Van Meter; great grandchildren Katie Grimes, Casen Bower, Aubrey Landry, Gentry Bower, Alexis Allen, Brady Allen and Maren and Matthew Van Meter.

Thu
09
Jan

Orell Bud Cowley

Services for Orell Bud Cowley, 84, were held Wednesday Jan. 8 at 1 p.m. Mr. Cowley was born Feb. 12, 1929 in Pittsburg  and died Monday Jan. 6 at his home in Pittsburg. On-line condolences may be offered at www.ermansmithfuneralhome.net.

 

Thu
09
Jan

Hubert B. Carpenter

Services for Hubert B. Carpenter, 91, of Pittsburg were held Saturday, Jan. 4, 1 p.m. at Erman Smith Funeral Home Chapel. Brother Tim Parker officiated the service and interment was held at New Mine Cemetery. Mr. Carpenter died Wednesday, Jan. 1 in Pittsburg.

He was born May 22, 1922, in Pittsburg to Clint and Roma Etta Langdon Carpenter. Mr. Carpenter served in the Air Force, was a member of the New Mine Baptist Church where he is also served as a deacon, and was a retired mail carrier.

Mr. Carpenter was survived by his wife Patsy Ruth Carpenter of Pittsburg; son and daughter-in-law, Timothy Ray and Shree Carpenter of Gilmer; daughters and son-in-laws, Sharal and Vardell Madding of Longview, and Brenda and Tony Bynum of Mount Pleasant; stepson Russ Cooper and his wife Nancy Cooper of Tyler.

Mr. Pack was preceded in death by parents.

Wed
08
Jan

Obituaries

Bryant
A graveside service was held for Emmitt Gene Bryant, 86, Tuesday, Jan. 7, at 3 p.m. at Leesburg Cemetery. Ray McCormack officiated the services.
Mr. Bryant was born Sept. 26, 1927 in Bailey to Guy and Viola Sudderth Bryant. He died Sunday, Jan. 5 at his home in Newsome. He was a retired heavy equipment operator.
Mr. Bryant is survived sons, Brad Bryant of Bonham and Jeff Bryant of Newsome; daughter, Connie Factor of Pottsboro; brother, Bobby Bryant of Bonham; sister Joyce Fulmer of Bonham; three grandchildren and three great grandchildren
Mr. Bryant was preceded in death by his parents and his spouse, Betty Bryant.
On line condolences may be left at www.ermansmithfuneralhome.net.
Carpenter

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