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Jim Faughn

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Andrew James "Jim" Faughn, 79, passed away at his home on Sunday morning, September 15, 2019.   He was born on January 6, 1940 in Bazette, Texas to Malcolm Hughes Faughn, Sr. and Eva Deskin Faughn. A Graveside Service is scheduled for Monday, September 23, 2019 at 11:30a.m. at the Prairie Point Cemetery in Bazette, TX. Please check back again for a more detailed obituary.

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L. J. (Jim) Scott

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L.J. “Jim” Scott, 71 years old, passed away Saturday morning at the VA Hospital in Houston, Texas. He fell victim to congestive heart failure after a long battle with cancer and the after-effects of chemotherapy. He was a successful entrepreneur, loving husband and supportive father. Before starting his family in Houston, he attended Harlandale High School followed by San Antonio College. His…

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Don Alan Cernosek

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Don Alan "Donnie" Cernosek was born on December 28, 1963 in Houston, Texas to Johnnie J. Cernosek and Evelyn Barton Cernosek Baker. He passed away Wednesday, August 28, 2019. He was preceeded in death by his mother and father, grandparents, uncles and aunts. He is survived by his brothers: John Cernosek and wife Gwen, Glenn Cernosek and wife Debbie, Larry Cernosek and wife Sylvia; sisters:…

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Ruby Lee Smith

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Ruby Lee Smith was born on January 11, 1978 in Houston, Texas and passed away in Houston on August 27, 2019.   A mother, a daughter, a sister, and a very loved true friend to many, who’s smile is brighter than the sunshine on the most sunniest day, who’s energy shined and glowed shinier than the shiniest star in the universe, unfortunately left the earth sooner than later, but will be with us…

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Alberto Romo

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Alberto Romo passed away on August 21, 2019 in Spring, Texas.  He was born in Mexico on September 13, 1957 to Abel Romo and Maria Galarza Romo. Alberto was born and raised in Encarnación de Diaz, Jalisco.  He was a hardworking man who never gave up.  He was devoted to his family, a caring father and an extremely loving grandfather.  He made a friend everywhere he went.  He is survived by his…

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Lola Casino Hoven

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Lola Casino Hoven, 94, passed into eternal life on August 20, 2019.  Born in Cleveland, Ohio on December 20, 1924, the third child of Ada Renzetti Casino and Alfonso Casino.  She grew up in St. Rocco's Parish and graduated from Lincoln High School where she excelled in Latin and Secretarial skills, and loved being a gym leader. Lola enjoyed playing tennis, singing, dancing, and loved the opera.…

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Donald R. Johnson

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Donald R. “Buddy” Johnson, 70, of Houston, Texas, passed away peacefully on Monday, August 19, 2019 at 4:00am. He was born on Thursday, April 14, 1949 to Raymond and Anne Johnson in Houston. He graduated from Cypress Fairbanks High School in 1967.  In 1973, he fell in love with Mary Jane Huffstetter after being introduced to her at Foley’s Distribution Center. They went on to marry on Saturday,…

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Mosope Grace Emmanuel

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It is with a heavy heart, but a deep sense of gratitude to God for a life well-lived for His glory that we announce the passing away of our beloved and devoted wife, loving mother, awesome sister, precious daughter, cherished aunt and kind friend Mosopefoluwa Grace Emmanuel on Friday August 9, 2019 after a protracted illness. Mosopefoluwa passed away peacefully at the Katy, Memorial Hermann…

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Clarence John Roznovsky

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Clarence John Roznovsky, 83, passed away on August 1, 2019 in Houston, Texas.  He was born in Gonzales, Texas on May 16, 1936.  He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Josephine Roznovsky, who he loved with all his heart.  Clarence was also preceded by his parents, his sister, Patricia Pilat, his brother, James Roznovsky, and his son, Mark Roznovsky.  He has two surviving children, Deborah…

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Laury DuBose Ripper

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Laury DuBose Ripper, 67, passed away on July 27, 2019. He was preceded in death by his parents Lawrence Edward Ripper and Winnifred DuBose (Ripper) Osborn.  Survivors are sister Annette Ripper Mullendore and brother Bruce Lawrence Ripper. Laury worked as an auto mechanic at several Houston dealerships, and his passion was music. The family is grateful to fellow guitarist David Watkins who was…

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Oluwashina Adeniji

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Oluwashina Adeniji passed away on July 23, 2019 in Houston, Texas. A visitation will be held at Beresford Funeral Service on Thursday, August 8, 2019 at 9:00am with the funeral service starting at 10:00am.  A graveside service will be held following the funeral at Carmen Nelson Bostick Cemetery in Tomball, Texas. Please check back for an updated obituary.

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Roy Raymond Saba

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Roy Raymond Saba, 51, fell asleep in the lord on July 23, 2019 in Houston Texas. He was born in Beirut, Lebanon on August 23, 1967 to Raymond S. Saba and Rogette Deek Saba.  Roy came to Houston in 1987, enrolled in English classes, and then went on to graduate with a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Houston. He started his own business, Five Star Limousine Service, and…

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Frederic N. Rinayo

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Frederic N. Rinayo was born in Chad on May 26, 1972 and passed away in Houston, Texas on July 21, 2019. A visitation will be held on Friday, July 26, 2019 from 10am to 12pm with the funeral immediately following.  A graveside service will be held at Carmen Nelson Bostick Cemetery in Tomball, Texas following the funeral. Please check back for an updated obituary.

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Antoine Asmar

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Antoine Assaf Asmar, of Houston, Texas, went to be with the lord on July 20, 2019 at the age of 82.   He was born in Zahle Lebanon on June 13, 1937 to Assaf Asmar and Genevieve Alam Asmar. Tony loved to travel and deeply enjoyed the fellowship of friends and family. Religious studies were paramount to his life. He enjoyed discussions about theology and loved spreading God’s word with all who…

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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 July 17, 2019. She was born to Patrick and Mary Ojeli. She had the following siblings David Ojeli, Augustan Ojeli, Victoria Ojeli, Catherine Ojeli, Alloy Ojeli, Comfort Ojeli, Onyema Ojeli, and Tina Ojeli.  She is survived by her siblings David, Catherine, Alloy, Comfort, Onyema and Tina Ojeli; her…

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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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Lorena Trevino Brinkman

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Lorena was born in Piedras Negras Coahuila, Mexico on January 5, 1961. She was the third of five children born to the marriage of Leonor and Rolando Trevino.   She attended the local Catholic school in Piedras.  In those days Piedras and its cross-border twin city, Eagle Pass, TX were as one.  People passed back and forth across the border easily and often.   She fell in love when she was just…

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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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