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Mary K.K Samari

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Mary K.K Samari, 42, passed away on September 17, 2016 in Houston, Texas. She was born on July 25, 1974 in Accra, Ghana, West Africa. She is survived by her mother, Doris Eva Adjei; her father, Nii Djani Kote-Tawia; son, Christian Frederick Samari; her sister, Gladys Dadeboe; Aunties and Uncles, Mrs. Laura Gyampoh, Miss Pearl Quaye, Dr. Gideon Adjei, Dr. Justice B. Adjei, & Mrs. Esther…

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Sherry P. Bush

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Sherry P. Bush passed away on September 16, 2016 after a courageous battle against Alzheimer's. Sherry was born on May 1, 1945 in Corpus Christi to Charles R. and Dell Duncan Parks. She attended Blanche Moore Elementary and Hamlin Junior High. She graduated from Carroll High School in 1963. She attended Del Mar College while working at Gilleland's, Casual Colony, and later Oshman's. In 1967,…

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David Paul Barra

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The oldest son of Anthony Paul and Alice Mudge Barra, David was born across the Mississippi River from St. Louis, in Belleville, Illinois, where his dad was stationed at Scott AFB as a civilian employee of the U.S. Air Force. Wherever officers needed to be tested/evaluated, Tony went. David started school in Lebanon, IL, continued in Cheyenne, WY, and finished his public schooling in San Antonio…

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Rolando Vicente Tudela

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Rolando Vicente “Chucho” Tudela was a loving father, husband and brother. He is survived by his wife Sara Tudela, daughter Christina Tudela, and siblings Electo, Luis, and Maria Tudela. Rolando was born and raised in Guantanamo, Cuba, where he became a professor of Chemistry, Physics, and Mathematics. At the young age of 21, he swam across Guantanamo Bay in search of freedom and a way to provide…

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Jose Hilario Gutierrez

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Jose Hilario Gutierrez, 89, passed away on August 27, 2016 in Houston, Texas. He was born in Guatemala on January 14, 1927 to Dimas Gutierrez and Maria Quiroa Gutierrez. He is survived by his sons, Mario Gutierrez & wife Maria, and Jose M. Gutierrez & wife Ana; daughter, Rosa Gutierrez; grandchildren, Susana, Daniel, and Sophia Gutierrez, Carla Solares, and Roberto Nuñez. He is preceded…

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Julie Ann Hogan

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Julie Ann Hogan, daughter of John and Kathryn Hogan, passed away August 27 at home of respiratory failure. Julie is survived by four brothers, Richard of Amissville, VA, Timothy of Elizabeth, IN, William of Fairfax, VA and Jeffrey of Katy, TX. Julie was born May 9 1946 in Wichita, KS and has been a resident of the Manassas area since opening her first professional boarding facility, Lake Jackson…

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Michael Wayne Coole

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Michael Wayne Coole was born March 11, 1971 in Largo, Florida and passed from this life into the loving arms of our Heavenly Father on August 22, 2016 in Houston, Texas. Michael was a free spirit who had a zest for life that included traveling, a passion for fishing, a love for his family and a seeker of truth. He served his country proudly in the US Navy and was Honorably discharged in 1998.…

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Theodoros Manolopoulos

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Theodoros D. Manolopoulos age 68, passed away Friday, August 19, 2016 in the hands of his daughter Fotini after being diagnosed in April of this year with lung cancer. He was born in Vrisaki, Hmathias Greece and has lived in Houston, Texas since 1984. Theodoros wanted people to remember that he had a great life and always said that he wanted to leave this life with no pain and with his daughter…

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John Alexander Follett Jr.

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Lifetime Brazoria county resident, John A Follett Jr, passed peacefully from this world on August 16, 2016. Johnnie was born October 20, 1925 in Houston, TX. As an only son, along with his three sisters, he spent his childhood and high school years in Angleton. Johnnie graduated from Angleton High School in 1943. He attended Schreiner College prior to enlisting in the United States Marines, where…

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Burlie Mae Moore

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Carolyn Elizabeth Michalek Norwood

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Carolyn “Kat” Elizabeth Michalek Norwood of Sugar Land, Texas died peacefully on Saturday, August 13, 2016 at the age of 73. On October 1, 1942, Carolyn was born to Carl “Mike” and Ina “Betty” Michalek in Houston, Texas. She felt blessed to be called Jimmy Michalek’s little sister. She grew up in Houston and graduated from Marian Christian High School in Bellaire, Texas. Carolyn had a big heart…

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Claudette Joyce Julian

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Claudette Joyce (Jordan) Julian, 81, passed away at her home on August 9, 2016. She was born February 16, 1935, in Longview, Texas, to Jesse Peavey “J.P.” Jordan and Catherine Myrtle (Sheffield) Jordan. Her memory will be cherished by her loving husband of 61 years, James Lester Julian, III; children, Joe Kyle Julian, Joni Julian Thrasher & husband William, Mark Haynes Julian, and James…

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George Mack Lowery

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George Mack Lowery was born February 12, 1934, in Covington, Tennessee. George was the youngest of 11 brothers and sisters. He accepted Jesus Christ as a young man and even expressed a strong interest in going into full-time ministry. His pastor encouraged him to stay in school and go on to college, something George didn't have the patience for at that time in his young life! He attended Byars…

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David Schindler

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David Schindler, 67, passed away peacefully on August 8, 2016. He was born on August 5, 1949 in Dallas, Texas. He grew up in the Dallas area where he went to St. James Elementary and Kimball High School. A very hard worker from his teenage years, he went on to own his own roofing company in Dallas. In 1982, he opened up his first Bingo Hall and his business eventually grew to ten bingo halls…

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Justine Anne Smith

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Justine Anne Smith was born in Houston, TX, December 25, 1925, and went to be with her loving God on Monday, August 8, 2016 in Katy, Texas. She was the oldest child of Dr. Pasquale C. Gallerano and Agnes A. Gallerano. Justine attended school in Houston, graduating from San Jacinto High School. She married Malcolm Smith, Sr. on December 6, 1948, who passed in April of 1998. She is also preceded in…

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Raymond Lucas Suttles

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Raymond, a former member o{ Friendship Baptist church located in, Lorain, OH was born on August 7, 1986 in Lorain, to his mother Elexis. At the age of 12, he along with mother and siblings moved to Houston, TX. In 2005, he graduated from Southwest High School in Houston, Texas. Shortly after graduating high school, he went on to study Psychology at Texas Southern University. Most recently,…

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Sue O'Brien

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Granvil Wayne Tedder

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Granvil “Wayne” Tedder, 78, passed away on August 2, 2016 in Houston, Texas, surrounded by his loving wife, daughter, grandsons and friends. He was born on December 23, 1937 in Amarillo, Texas to Granvil Franklin Tedder and Vinita Byrl Irwin Tedder. Wayne was preceded in death by both his parents; his sister, Ima Lee Tedder Williams; and his niece, Kelly Lee Williams Palmer. He is survived by his…

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Jeffrey James Burkhart

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Jeffrey James Burkhart, 35, passed away on Tuesday, July 26, 2016 in Houston, Texas. He was born on July 5, 1981 in Houston, Texas to Thomas Conant Burkhart and Julie Ann Richey Burkhart. He is survived by his Mother, Julie Burkhart; and his sister, Carol Burkhart. He is preceded in death by his father, Thomas Burkhart, and his grandparents, Max & Shirley Richey. A Memorial Service will be…

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Eric Sanford Parnell

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Mr. Eric Sanford Parnell was born November 9th, 1960 in Harlem, New York to parents Claude and Phyllis Parnell. He is the oldest of his siblings with the next being Claudette, Troy, Trent and Beverly Parnell. Through grade school and high school Eric showed much promise in the field of Journalism by commentating on local sporting events in his community and being involved in sports such as…

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Luis Castillo Acuña

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Luis Castillo Acuña, 76, passed away on July 19, 2016 in Houston, Texas. He was born on February 6, 1940 in Mexico. He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Ricarda Acuña; four sons, Joe Acuña, Lionel Acuña & wife Molissa Hayes, Rudy Acuña, and Martin Acuña & wife Angela Montemayor; three daughters, Alma Acuña & husband Rudy Cerón, Nelly Gonzalez & husband Humberto, and Carina…

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Blake Everette Shelton

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Trung "Tom Win" Chau Quoc Nguyen

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Trung Chau Quoc Nguyen, a.k.a. "Tom Win", 34, passed away on July 14, 2016. He was born in Houston, Texas on February 7, 1982 to Ngoc Van Nguyen & Long Tuyet Chau. He is survived by his sister, Linda Nguyen & husband Ban; brothers, Hieu Nguyen and Phuoc Nguyen; nephew, Shen Chou; nephew-on-the-way, Christian Chou; and his parents. He is preceded in death by his partner, Jason.…

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William Ford Morgan

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William Ford Morgan passed away on July 10, 2016 in Houston, Texas at the age of 60 years, 11 months, 5 days. He was born on August 5, 1955 in Houston, Texas to Samuel H. Morgan, Jr. & Mary Elizabeth (Langford) Morgan, who both precede him in death. He is survived by his brothers, Samuel H. Morgan III, & Ronald James Morgan; his sisters, Elizabeth Gale Morgan, Sandra Morgan Houston,…

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Doris Tait

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Doris Noeleen Tait, 89, passed away on July 10, 2016 in Houston, Texas. She was born on December 28, 1926 in Bombay, India, to John Clough Green and Constance Grace (Williams) Green. She is preceded in death by her husband of almost 60 years, William Tait, in 2014; her two beloved daughters, Margaret Ann Hicks & Jennifer Tait-Knight; her sisters, Joy Millicent Nettleton, and Margaret (Peggy…

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Lee Ward Birdwell

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Lee Birdwell was born on December 8, 1931 in Cedar Valley Texas and passed away on July 6, 2016 at his home in Cut and Shoot Texas. He was the son of Algia and Vanie Ward Birdwell. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife Susie and son Tyson Birdwell. He leaves behind three sisters, Audrey Hardy, Jean Bell, and Avon White, and one brother Harvey Birdwell and his wife Helen. He is also…

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Jodie Ann Penzias

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Jodie Ann Penzias, 64, passed away in Missouri City, Texas in the morning hours of Monday, June 27, 2016. She was born on July 12, 1951 in Houston, Texas. She is survived by her loving husband of 18 years, Rolf Lee Penzias. She is preceded in death by her brothers, James G. Shoemaker & Christopher W. Shoemaker; and her sister, Jill M. Shoemaker. Services will be held at St. Jude Shrine in…

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Jean Louise Hodges

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Jean Louise Hodges, 86, passed away in Katy, Texas on Sunday, June 26, 2016. She was born on March 19, 1930 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to George and Ruth Croker. She is survived by her husband of 65 years, Carl F. Hodges; her daughter, Deborah H. Butts & husband Rev. Richard Butts; her grandchildren, Richard Butts Jr. & wife Laura, Rev. Robert Butts & wife Bethany, and Kristi…

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Bernard Robert Smith

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Bernard Robert Smith of Richmond,TX passed away Sunday, June 26, 2016. Bernard was born in Iola, Kansas on April 16, 1935 to Albert and Mary Smith. He was employed with Honeywell, Inc. for many years. Bernard is survived by his loving wife of 56 years, Marita; children, Leslie Buckle, Dr. Shawn Smith and wife Jill, Christopher Smith and wife Danna, Patrick Smith; grandchildren, Katherine Buckle…

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Judy Beth Hubbell

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In loving Memory, on Tuesday, June 22nd, of 2016 at 9:42 PM while at Memorial City Memorial Hospital in the Nuero Science Emergency Center Judy Beth Hubbell moved on to The Lords Kingdom. Anyone that knows Judy knows she was a devout believer, advocate of kindness, and loyal Volunteer at Chaplewood Church (her home away from home). Thank you so much to everyone who touched her life and were there…

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