Welcome to the services schedule and online obituaries for Beresford Funeral Service. Below is a list of recent services scheduled at our funeral home. Click on the name of the individual to read their obituary, death notice, or eulogy. Click on the Condolences/Tributes links to sign an online guest book, or to leave an online tribute to the deceased. If you do not see the name of the individual you are looking for, then try searching our data bases.

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Jim Lawson

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Jim Lawson, 78, passed away on November 11, 2018 at his home in Sugar Land.  He was born on April 3, 1940 in Harlingen, Texas to Clifton Allen Lawson and Amy Janell (Moore) Lawson. Graveside service is scheduled for Friday, November 16, 2018 at 11 AM at the Carmen Nelson Bostick Historic Cemetery (12317 Holderrieth Road, Tomball, TX) Please check back soon for a more detailed obituary.  

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Rick Jacoby

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Rick Jacoby, 43, of Spring, Texas passed away unexpectedly into the loving arms of his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Friday, November 9, 2018. Rick was born September 17, 1975 in Managua, Nicaragua. After graduating from Westfield High School in 1994, he attended to Sam Houston State University. Rick’s greatest love and pleasure in life was spending time with his wife, four children, his mom…

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Ivan Princip

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Ivan Princip, 59, passed away on November 7, 2018 in Houston.   He was born on November 9, 1958 in Bosnia to Filip Princip and Maria (Blazevic) Princip. He is survived by his wife, Tera Princip; sons, Filip Princip and Petar Princip; and one grandchild, Nicol Princip. A Graveside Service will be held on Monday, November 12, 2018 at Forest Park Westheimer Cemetery.  

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Timothy Dale Scott

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Timothy Scott passed away peacefully with his loving wife by his side on November 7th, 2018. A devoted husband, loving father, son, brother and beloved “Papa”, he put his family above all else. He was born on August 13, 1958 in Odessa, Texas. He is survived by his wife of 33 years, Karen Scott, daughter Hayley Von Frank, son Derek Scott, granddaughter Evelyn Von Frank, and son-in-law Matthew Von…

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Keith Richard Crouch

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Keith Richard Crouch was born on January 1, 1982 in St. Louis, Missouri. He passed away unexpectedly in Houston, Texas on November 6, 2018. Keith spent most of his life living in Houston. He also spent a few years in California, and at the time of his death he was a resident of Austin, TX. Growing up Keith was a star athlete. He played basketball, football, ran track, and was an all star…

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Donald Keith Vernon

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Donald Keith Vernon, 85, passed from this earth into God’s hands on November 5, 2018.  Donald was born October 5, 1933 in Fort Smith, Arkansas to Virgil and Mildred Taylor Vernon. After serving his country in the US Army, Donald helped shape Houston’s growth through Vernon Masonry and later Brickcraft Masonry.   Donald was a member of Bricklayers Local 7, Associated Masonry Contractors of…

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Marie Landes Olson

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Marie Landes Olson, 90, went to be with Jesus Christ October 30, 2018 in Houston, TX. She was born on October 13, 1928 in Cleveland Township, Indiana to Bernadene Lora Crusen and Charles Garland Landes. Marie grew up in Canisteo and Almond, New York and married Norman Stukey Olson, Sr  December 31, 1946 in Alfred, NY. Marie and Norman had two sons, Norman Jr and Eric. They then adopted two…

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Vassil Vassileff

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Y Jesus dijo ; Yo soy la resureccion y la vida. El que crea en mi aunque muera vivira……Juan 11:25 El vivira por siempre en nuestros corazones. Lo extranaremos pero comprendemos que llego su tiempo,, sabemos que Dios le a llamado para estar a su lado.   En memoria de nuestro amado Vassil Vassileff, estan cordialmente invitados a su funeral que se llevara acabo el dia Viernes Noviembre 9, del…

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Beverly Ann Ray

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    This is a bit of an out of the ordinary obituary, as we know very little about the first 40 years of our sweet Beverly’s life.  We are relatively sure at this time that she was born Beverly Ann Betts on May 26, 1938 in Indianapolis, Ind.  to her mother Thelma Irene Betts and her husband, Mr. Betts (we don’t know his first name), of Marion County, Indiana.  After  Mr. Betts’ death which was…

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Maurice Newton Sumner

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Maurice Newton Sumner, 89, passed away in Houston, Texas on Monday, October 29, 2018.   He was born on January 17, 1929 in Ganado, Texas to Sylvan Joseph Sumner and Pauline Inez (Newton) Sumner. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his brother, Charles Olen Sumner. He is survived by his sister, Sylvia S. Schiffmayer & husband Jeffrey; brother Glen R. Sumner; nephews, David…

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Mary Ellen Gresham

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It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of our mother Mary Ellen Gresham.  She was a wonderful combination of angel on earth and a fiesty little blue-eyed blonde.  She was the most compassionate woman, always lending a helping hand, never meeting a stranger.  She loved her family, friends and especially her dogs. Mom, you will be missed so much.  We love you more than you will…

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Alice Hayton

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Alice Francis Hayton, born in Bay City, TX, was a devoted wife to her husband of 49 years, Joseph Hayton. They were blessed with a son, Dane Hayton, and from him, two grandchildren, Dynisty Hayton and Daylen Hayton. Her children and grandchildren have always been the pride and joy of her life. However, the extent of her children would not stop there. Over the many years of her sons’ basketball…

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Dean Wayne Kittman

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Mr. Dean W. Kittman, 85, went home to be with Jesus Christ Oct 24, 2018 in Houston, TX.   He was born on March 14, 1933 in Houston, TX. to parents Johnny & Sara Kittman.     As a life long Houstonian he played Basketball for Jefferson Davis High School, where he was named an All City player , and University of Houston 1952-54. He served in the Reserves and the Army on Active duty 1955-57…

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Jason E. Richardson

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Jason E. Richardson, 49, passed away on October 20, 2018.  He was born on February 24, 1969 in West Covina, California to Delayne Gilbert Richardson and Lois Ann (Vickroy) Richardson who both precede him in death. He is survived by his loving wife of 27 years, Jocelyn Richardson; two sons, Hunter Levi Richardson and Remington Eli Richardson; his daughter, Sierra Anne Richardson; his brother,…

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Fleada Brown

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Fleada Brown was born in Houston, Texas on  December 22, 1956 and passed away in Houston on October 14, 2018. A visitation will be held on Saturday, October 27, 2018 from 12:00pm to 1:30pm at Beresford Funeral Service.  The funeral will begin at 1:30pm.  A graveside service will take place immediately following the funeral at Forest Park Westheimer Cemetery. Please check back for an updated…

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Maxine Johnson

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Maxine Johnson slipped peacefully from this life into the arms of her beloved Lord on October 10, 2018.  Born June 9, 1926 in Vilonia, Arkansas, Hazel Maxine was the eldest child of Howard and Ina Price.  She attended school in central Arkansas, graduating from Conway High School in 1944.  Following graduation, she attended the Arkansas State Teachers College (now University of Central Arkansas)…

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Kenneth DeWayne Buzan

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Kenneth DeWayne Buzan, 61, died on October 5, 2018 at 2 PM from a blood infection.   He was born on October 29, 1956, in Dallas, Texas to George William Buzan and Dale Veon Armstrong Buzan. Kenneth went to Urban Park Elementary School and Gaston Jr High School in Dallas, then moved to Hobbs, NM with his parents in 1972 and graduated from Hobbs High School in 1975.  He worked in oil fields as a…

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Charbel Elkhoury

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Charbel Elkhoury was born in Lebanon on July 4, 1963 to Antoun and Ghandab Elkhoury and passed away on October 2, 2018 in Houston, Texas. He is survived by his wife of 33 years Maguy Elkhoury, his 4 daughters; Sabine, Nadine, Michelle and Christine, his mother Ghandab, his brother Farid and sisters Gladis and Micheline and 4 grandchildren Antoine, Christian, Kevin and Charbel. A Rosary will be…

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Edward C. Hearon

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Edward C. Hearon, a native Houstonian, was born December 13, 1931, and passed away September 30, 2018 in Atascocita, Texas.   Edward, a self-made man, who lived life his way and fought the good fight until the end, passed peacefully in his sleep after enjoying his favorite lunch, a chili dog.

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Pierre Ata

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Pierre Ata was born in Lebanon on November 29, 1938 to Khaili and Hanne Ata and passed away in Tomball, Texas on September 27, 2018. He is survived by his wife of 62 years Ghalieh Ata and his 4 children Khalil, Gaby, George and Sister Therese Ata and his granddaughter Gabriella Ata. He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother Jean Ata. A Rosary will be held at Our Lady of the Cedars…

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Barbara LeFavour

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Barbara Ann LeFavour, 77, passed away in her home on September 23, 2018. She was born in Houston Texas to Otis and Bertha Williams in 1941. Later in her life, she met and fell in love with George LeFavour. Like many of her age, Barbara lived and experienced some of the most progressive decades the world has ever seen. She would often look back on a time where a hot dog cost 14 cents and gas was…

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Mary Arlene Davidson Munnerlyn

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Mary Arlene Davidson Munnerlyn was born on April 24, 1946 in Houston, Texas and passed away in Tomball, Texas on September 22, 2018. She is survived by her son Jack H. Munnerlyn and wife Sharon; her brothers Frank Edward Davidson and Thomas Edward Davidson; grandchildren Rachel Munnerlyn, Taylor Samuel, Christian Nichols and Van Munnerlyn and her great-grandson Conner Samuel. She was preceded…

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Sharon Symeonidis

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On September 22, 2018 at 2:50am, Sharon Lopez Symeonidis experienced the falling asleep at the age of 68.  Sharon was born on June 1,1950 in Houston Texas to parents Elias Lopez and Consuelo Martinez Lopez. Growing up on the East End, she attended Franklin Elementary, Edison Middle School and graduated from Stephen F. Austin High School.  Fiercely proud of her Hispanic heritage, Sharon ALWAYS had…

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William Samuel Tyson

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TYSON, William Samuel, fondly known as “Lewis”, age 89, born on February 6, 1929, peacefully passed away on Saturday, September 22, 2018 in Houston, Texas. He was a resident of St. Croix, US Virgin Islands, but was residing in Houston, Texas for the past year, receiving advanced medical care. He was well known on his beautiful island home for his quick wit and musical talent of which he willingly…

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Luther M. Thorn Jr.

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Luther M. Thorn, Jr., 92, passed away peacefully on September 19, 2018 in Spring, Texas.  He was born in Smithfield, VA on February 14, 1926. He is survived by his children, Marilyn Thorn, Mark Thorn, Carolynn Baxter, Darion Thorn, and Beverly Powers.   He was a retired Combat Engineer from the U.S. Marine Corps. Services will be held privately by the family. "We love you, Daddy, and you will…

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Douglas Wayne French

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Douglas Wayne French, 59, crossed over to his Heavenly Home to be with the Jesus he loved so dearly September 14, 2018.  Doug was born on March 28, 1959 in Fort Fairfield, Maine to Carl Weston French, Jr. and Ruby Mae Cyr French.  Doug attended Jersey Village High School.  He married Julia Diane West and served in the U.S. Army from June 1977 – June 1980.  Doug is preceded in death by his wife,…

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Juditha E. Francis-Porter

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Juditha E. Francis-Porter, 56, died unexpectedly on September 12, 2018 at her home in Richmond, Texas.  She was born on April 4, 1962 in Antigua, West Indies to Isaac Francis and Hildred Victoria ManWarren Francis. She is survived by her mother, Hildred; her husband, Xavier; her son, Jamar Llewelyn Alfred Carty; daughter, Javan'te Jasmin Delysia Carty; grandson, Jediah Kenneth Carty; and her…

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Bob Preston

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Bob Preston, 60, of Katy, Texas passed away Friday, September 7, 2018 from complications of a stroke. He was born Robert Paul Preston on August 8, 1958 in Detroit, MI to parents Paul B. Preston and Joyce (Preston) Preston.  Bob was a loving husband, father, grandfather, son and brother. While attending Lakeview High School in Saint Clair Shores, MI, Bob met his future wife of 40 years, Sue…

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Johnny Jamerson Jackson

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Johnny Jamerson Jackson, 79, passed away on September 4, 2018 in Richmond, Texas.  He was born on August 3, 1939 in Locust Grove, Oklahoma to Arthur Vinson Jackson and Minnie Rosena (Armentrout) Jackson. He is survived by his wife, Nancy Mae (Gibson) Jackson; his son, Brian Jackson & wife Gina; daughter: Cristie Bahlawan; grandchildren, Ashley Bonilla & husband Gabriel, Brandon Bahlawan…

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Vivian Marie Henricksen

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Vivian Vardeman was born May 29, 1923 to Wess and Ethel Vardeman.  On January 31, 1953, she married Bob Henricksen.  She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and older brother and sister - Thomas Eugene "Gene" Vardeman and Opal Channel.  Vivian passed away at her home, Wednesday, August 29, 2018. She was a very classy lady.  She was always smiling, friendly, and outgoing.  She devoted…

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