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Marcia Apelbaum

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Marcia da Matta Apelbaum, passed away peacefully on Thursday, July 18, 2019 in Houston Texas.   She was born December 15, 1963 in Rio de Janeiro Brazil. Marcia truly lived life to the fullest, always happy with a smile, ready to help anyone and everyone at any time, always surrounded by friends. Marcia had the ability to reach and bless people in a deep and positive way. She is survived by her…

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Esther Adaeze Nwocha

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Esther Adaeze Nwocha was born in Nigeria on May 14, 1941 and passed away in Katy, Texas on June 17, 2019. A visitation will be held on Saturday, June 27, 2019 from 10am to 12pm with the funeral beginning at 12pm.  A graveside service will follow at Carmen Nelson Bostick Cemetery in Tomball, Texas. Please check back for an updated obituary.

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Juanita Lucille Smith

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Ms. Lucy passed away peacefully on July 16, 2019 after a brief illness. She is survived by her daughter, Barbara Barnes, grandsons Joe Harley Barnes and wife Crystal, Michael Dustin Barnes and wife Ashley, great granddaughter Brinley Barnes, step-son Jack William Smith, sisterJanis Hahl, and brother D.E. Hartman. She is preceded in death by her husbands Jimmie Rollen Aker, and Jack William…

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Robert (Bob) Richmond

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Longtime Sagemont resident, Robert “Bob” Richmond, 82, passed away peacefully on Sunday afternoon, July 14, 2019. Bob is survived by his loving wife of 61 years, Patsy Richmond. He is also survived by his children Cristi Pace and husband Ted, Robert Richmond, Jr. and wife Marjo, and Shawn and Jennifer Richmond; grandchildren Scott Pace and wife Katie, Allyson Pascal and husband JJ, Lindsay…

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Louise Esther Mott

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Louise Esther Mott went to be with the Lord on July 11, 2019 at the age of 102.   She was born on September 14,1916 in Giddings Texas to John August Kurio and Ida Teresa Weise Kurio.  She married William "Bill" Mott and had two children Patricia and Jerrold. She spent a majority of her life in the Baytown,Texas area.   Louise started out her working life as a governess, caring for the Center…

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Calvin Wallace Applewhite

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Calvin Wallace Applewhite was born March 3, 1924 in Stillwater, OK at home on Duck at Knoblock Street during the time his parents were taking classes at Oklahoma State University.  Calvin grew up on the farm his grandfather Calvin Applewhite bought in 1903 in the Lone Star community 12 miles north of Lockney, TX.   Goree Calvin Applewhite his father was a farmer, teacher and itinerant Baptist…

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Gwendolyn Mignon (Brothers) Pope

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Gwendolyn Mignon (Brothers) Pope, 93, passed away the morning of July 5, 2019 in Pearland, Texas.   She was born in Paris, Texas on January 10, 1926 to Roy Pantha Brothers & Martha Jane (Maddox) Brothers.  Gwen met the man that she would marry, John William Pope Sr. at Camp Maxey in Lamar County in 1942.  They were blessed to have four children, John William Pope Jr., Gladys Mignon Pope Aden…

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Christy L. Corb

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Christy Lane Corb was born in Houston, TX on August 14, 1952.   She is preceded in death by her parents, Charles Coons and Olga Vanderdoes as well as her father in law, Jack Sidney Corb.   Christy is survived by her husband, Al Corb, her three children Niki, Sherri, and Jonathan, and their spouses; grandchildren Dustyn, Jordan, Caleb, Sydney, Cooper, and Tenley.  Her brother Mike Strother,…

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Dorothy Smith Crow

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Dorothy Jean (Smith) Crow was born to Sterling and Louise Smith October 27, 1930 in Houston, TX, lived her life and died in Houston, TX  on June 29, 2019. She was a caring and devoted mother, grandmother and great grandmother. Known to all as Gammaw, she gave strong hugs to all her children, grandchildren, great grandchildren and all others who she loved. She was was an avid reader of all kinds…

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Jonathan Ishmael Prescod

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Jonathan Ishmael Prescod, 39, passed away on June 20, 2019 in Missouri City, Texas.    He was born on May 7, 1980 in Oceanside, California. Funeral Services will be held on Monday, July 1, 2019 at First Colony Church of Christ.  Visitation will begin at 10 a.m. and the funeral at 11.   Burial will be on Tuesday, July 2, 2019 at the Houston National Cemetery at 10:15 a.m.  Please check back for…

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Ashod Movsesian

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Ashod Mosvesian was born on July 1, 1942 un Iraq and passed away on June 18, 2019 in Katy, Texas. A visitation will be held on Monday, June 24, 2019 from 7:00pm to 8:30pm at St. Kevork Armenian Church.  A the funeral will take place the following day at the church at 10:30am.  A graveside service will follow at Woodlawn Garden of Memories. 

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Maegen Alexandria Johnson

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Maegen Alexandria Johnson, 26, passed away on June 16, 2019.  She was born May 21, 1993 in Provo, Utah. Maegen was living with her parents at the time of her passing.  She had suffered a traumatic brain injury back on July 26, 2012 due to a catastrophic auto accident, where she also lost her two younger sisters.  Prior to the accident Maegen was a quiet, shy but very thoughtful and spiritual…

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Donald John Clark

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Donald John Clark passed away on June 15, 2019 in Houston, TX at the age of 71. He is preceded in death by his parents Merlin and Rose Clark. Don is survived by his wife of 50 years, Margaret, his sons Steven (Kathy), Robert, and Ronald, grandchildren, Daniel, Lizzie, Michael, Kyle, Corey, Reagan, and Caden, as well as great-grandchildren Caleb, Evelyn, and Connor, and his brother David. Don…

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Edward Arthur Lamb Jr.

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Edward Arthur Lamb Jr. passed away peacefully surrounded by his family, Wednesday, June 5, 2019.  He is preceded in death by his beloved wife, Marjorie Ann Kirkpatrick with whom he was married for 50 years, and sister Bettye Sue Lamb. He is survived by his son, Edward Lamb III and wife Donna, daughter, Toni Lamb,  grandchildren, Jennifer Lehnert and husband Jason, Stephanie Paseur and husband…

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Mary Esther Broadfoot Parsons

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Mary Esther Broadfoot Parsons was born to Thomas Marcellus (T.M.) Broadfoot & Joie Dee Williams Broadfoot on June 5, 1928, Mary was the baby of the family. She was preceded in death by her parents, her brother (William Andrew) and two sisters (Adie Olna Virginia & Emma Ruth). Mary died on June 5, 2019, 91 years to the day from her birth. Born on the cusp of the Great Depression, Mary…

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Kudirat Titilayo Ferguson

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On Monday, June 3rd 2019, Kudirat Titilayo Ferguson, a mother, wife and daughter, unfortunately passed away after some years of battling breast cancer. She is reunited with her father, Adebayo Umaru and her grandmother Helen Egwu.  Titilayo was born on May 5th 1972 in Owerri Imo State, Nigeria to a family of 2 (herself and the younger brother, Ajibola). Titilayo attended Ngodo- Amachi primary…

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Derrick Dewon Jefferson

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Derrick Dewon Jefferson was born on August 6, 1974 in Jefferson Davis Hospital in Houston to Bruther Kirkwood, Jr. and Otharee Jefferson. Derrick spent most of his life in Houston but frequently spent time in Shreveport, Louisiana with his grandparents.   Derrick is the beloved father to Dahmarquise “Dominique” (Tarsha Sanders, Mother), Gabriel and Sade Jefferson (Vanessa Thomas, Mother).…

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Mudashiru Adedotun Adenekan

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Mudashiru Adedotun Adenekan, 'Madot' as he was known by friends and family, passed away on Sunday May 26, 2019 at the Emergency Room of West Houston Medical Center in Houston. 'Madot' was born January 28, 1968 in Lagos, Nigeria. He was awesome, amazing and was always willing to help. He loved, and was an amazing husband to his wife and father to his children. He will be fondly remembered by so…

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Rachid J Hawila

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Rachid Jamal Hawila, 85, passed into the loving hands of the Lord on Friday, May 24, 2019 after a long struggle with Parkinson’s disease. He leaves behind his wife of 60 years, Inaam (Latife) Yared; his son Samer, his beloved daughter-in-law Vicky, his two grandchildren Richard and Jasmine Haouila of Sugar Land, and many relatives and friends.  He is preceded in death by his Siblings - Laurence…

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Nadia Chaouki Hajj

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Nadia Chaouki Hajj was born in Lebanon on October 1, 1932 and passed away in Houston, Texas on May 20, 2019. She is survived by her son, Samir Hage, daughters, Sana Hajj Alameddine & husband Adnan, Maha Hage Reynolds, and Souha Hage, brothers, Saad Abouchedid, Farid Abouchedid, and George Abouchedid, sisters, Latifa Abouhabib and Salwa Maalouf, grandchildren, Ibrahim Alameddine and Dina…

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Lark Kaskie

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Lark Kaskie age 75, passed away peacefully at her home in Houston on Friday, May 17, 2019.  Lark was born in St. Louis, Missouri, in 1944 to John Clark Kaskie and his wife Rosemary.  Lark was the oldest of five children.  Her four siblings are: Jay, Ray, Keith, and Dawn.  Lark grew up in Texas and went to high school just south of Houston in La Marque.  She then attended the University of Texas…

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Wendell Kay Allred

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On May 15, 2019, Wendell Kay Allred peacefully passed away at home. Wendell was born January 23, 1954, in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, to Dean and Alice Allred. Raised in Littleton, Colorado, as the fourth of six children, he was a very curious and precocious little boy. Some of his favorite childhood memories include activities in the Rockies near his home and annual family vacations to Cooke City,…

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Richard Dotson Holder

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Richard D. Holder, 36, passed away on May 15, 2019 in Cypress, Texas.   He was born on March 24, 1983 in Houston, Texas. He is survived by his mother, Karen D. Ali (and his beloved Step-father Jay C. Ali); Father William J. Marshalek, brothers; Anthony Gonzales, Dustin Ali, Tyler S. Marshalek and Travis Marshalek, sisters: Alexis Ali and Savannah Ali (and her partner Luis Aponte); Uncles: Rodney…

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Lynn Scott Dyes

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Lynn Scott Dyes passed away on May 10, 2019 at the age of 86 in Sugar Land, Texas. He was born in Fayetteville, Arkansas on February 3, 1933. Lynn married the love of his life, Carolyn Traylor Dyes on October 2, 1955 at Bethany Christian Church. He is survived by daughters Lynda Dyes Purnell, husband Brooks, Carrie Dyes Freund, husband Gordon, and Grandchildren, Shannon Purnell Owen (Lee),…

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Antonio Martinez Castaneda

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Antonio Martinez Castaneda paso a descansar Mayo 10, 2019 en Houston, TX En su vida el siempre fue una persona positiva in toda situacion y siempre dispuesto a ayudar a quien lo necesitara. Ese gran comportamiento gano el amor de toda su familia. Fue gran esposo, hijo, padre, hermano, tio y amigo. Es sobrevivido por su esposa Rosa Martinez, Padres, hijos y hijas, nieto, hermanos y hermanas y…

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Larry James Bass

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Larry James Bass, 81, passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 9th, while at home with his family in Houston, Texas.  Son of Loren Orvel Bass, Jr. and Josie Viola Walker of Yale, Oklahoma, Larry was a quick-witted, loving sole, a loyal husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather.   Larry enjoyed fine jazz music and was an avid trumpet player.  He loved hunting and the outdoors.   Larry…

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Francis Carlon Markham Bernard

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Francis Carlon Markham Bernard passed away in Houston on Friday, April 26th, 2019 due to complications from cancer.  She was born on January 17th, 1936 to Henry and Frances Markham of Houston.  She was preceded in death by her husband of 19 years, Edward Bernard Sr. on July 9th, 1990.   Carlon was a graduate of University of Houston.  In her youth, she was a leader of a performing and dancing…

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Teri Beth Matthews

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Teri Beth (Debenport) Matthews, 56, of Houston, Texas, passed away peacefully on April 25, 2019.  She was born in Houston, Texas on May 12, 1962, to Beth and Ken Debenport.    Besides helping anyone in anyway that she could, Teri volunteered in the Foundry children’s church and youth programs. She worked in the television industry for most of her adult life.  She was currently employed by KIAH…

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Pastor T. Wellington Taylor

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Pastor T. Wellington Taylor was born on January 22, 1960 in Monrovia, Liberia and passed away in Katy, Texas on April 21, 2019. A visitation will be held on Friday, May 10, 2019 from 7:00pm to 10:00pm at Kingdom City Houston and the funeral will be held Saturday, May 11, 2019 at 11:00am.  A graveside service will be held following the funeral at 3:00pm at Houston Memorial Gardens. Please check…

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Sid Crowley

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James Sidney “Sid” Crowley passed away Tuesday, April 16, 2019 at the age of 69. Sid was born in Houston on January 31, 1950 to James and Sarah Crowley. He is preceded in death by his parents and his brother David Crowley. He is survived by his sister Carol Crowley, nephews Austin, Clay and Patrick Crowley, and cousin Diana Crowley Leeson.  Sid graduated from Robert E. Lee High School in 1968…

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