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John (J.C.) Casey

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John "J.C." Casey, passed away on November 15, 2022 in Houston, Texas.  He was born on May 15, 1955 in Houston, TX. He is survived by his loving wife of 15 years, Jo Ann Casey; his children, Stephanie Parker & husband Philip, John Robert Casey, III & wife Makkayla. Sage Peek & husband Shannon, Travis Gilcrease & wife Jenna; his mother, Myna Casey; his brother, Kris Casey; his…

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Normie Lee Taylor

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Normie Lee Taylor, son of Glen Wyatt Taylor and Bertha Mae Taylor, passed away on November 14, 2022.   He was valedictorian of the Aldine High School class of 1964 and was an Electrical Engineering major at University of Houston.  He was a locomotive engineer for Southern Pacific and subsequently Union Pacific railroads.   He avidly enjoyed Bible study, gardening, fishing, boating and swimming…

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Maria Luz Ordonez

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Maria Luz Ordonez was born in Honduras on April 22, 1944, and passed away in Houston, Texas on November 8, 2022. Services are scheduled for Wednesday, November 16, 2022, at Beresford Funeral Service with the Visitation starting at 11am and the Funeral Service starting at 12pm.  A Graveside Service will follow at Carmen Nelson Bostick Cemetery at 2pm. Please check back for an updated obituary.

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Kenneth Wayne Stelly

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Kenneth Wayne Stelly was born to Aaron and Agnes Stelly on February 18, 1957 in Lake Charles, Louisiana. He was blessed to join his Savior Jesus Christ in Heaven on November 7, 2022. Ken, or “Papa Ken” as he is lovingly known by his family, was truly a selfless soul, always willing to lend a hand to a friend or a stranger. In 1968 the Stelly family moved to Houston where Ken first attended Cy-…

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Cecelia Tilama Willie

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Cecelia Tilama Willie, 84, passed away on November 6, 2022 at her home in Houston, Texas.  She was born on March 4, 1938 to Wee and Saynor Willie in Liberia, Africa. Services are planned for Saturday, November 26, 2022 in the Chapel of Beresford Funeral Service.  Visitation from 10 to 11 and the funeral starting at 11 am.  Burial will follow at Forest Park Westheimer Cemetery.   Thank you for…

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Jacqueline Allen Curtis

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Our dear Jacqueline Allen Curtis, age 53, passed away peacefully and returned to her heavenly home on November 2, 2022, in Katy, Texas after a courageous two-year battle with brain cancer, a glioblastoma tumor. She was born on April 9, 1969, in Salt Lake City, Utah, to Paul and Dixie Allen. She had a wonderful childhood there. She graduated from Bountiful High School in 1987 where she was active…

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Gerald Edwards Carter

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Gerald "Jerry" Carter, 90, of Houston, TX passed away unexpectedly on November 01, 2022 after a surgery. He was surrounded by his family and loved ones. Jerry was predeceased by his wife, Bertie Evelyn Wells Carter and is survived by his 3 children, Diana Owen & husband Jeff, David Carter & wife Misti, and Robert Kirk & wife Kim; as well as numerous grandchildren, nephews, nieces,…

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Moses Ebimobowei Ajih

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Moses Ebimobowei Ajih, “Bob Ajihboy” went to be with the Lord on October 31st, 2022 at the age of 26 after his car was submerged in a Houston Bayou. Moses, born on September 30,1996 in Lagos, Nigeria to Emmanuel Ajih and Christiana Ajih(Jide), was the elder of two siblings.  Moses graduated from Alief Elsik High School in Houston, Texas in 2014 and then went to Houston Community College to get…

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Royce W. Baron

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JESUS LED ME ALL THE WAY: THE LIFE AND LEGACY OF ROYCE BARON   Royce William Baron Born into life: September 12, 1935 Passed into eternal life: October 28, 2022   Royce William Baron, 87, passed away peacefully on October 28, 2022, in Houston, Texas. He closed his eyes looking at his beautiful wife of 58 years, and opened them beholding the beauty of his Savior!   Royce was born on…

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George Ancel Moore

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George Ancel Moore, 93 of Houston, Texas was peacefully released from his body on Friday, October 28, 2022. He was born of Ancel & Claira Caldwell Moore in Hattiesburg, Mississippi on August 23, 1930.  George never married, was childless and is preceded in death by his parents and all siblings including Claude Moore, Ralph Willard Moore, and Mary Agnes Moore of Shepard, Texas.  At age 6…

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Kathleen A. Slack

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Kathleen Armstrong Slack went to be with the Lord on October 28, 2022 in Sugar Land, Texas. She was born on June 26, 1941 in Houston, Texas to Joseph Emmett Armstrong and Mary Elizabeth (Vaughan) Armstrong. Kathy went to San Jacinto High School in Houston and then attended the University of Houston where she studied music.  She was an accomplished pianist, having studied piano most of her life…

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Samuel Jimenez Salinas

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Samuel Jimenez Salinas passed away peacefully on October 27, 2022 surrounded by his loving family at the age of 68. A dedicated father, husband, brother, uncle and grandfather, he is survived by his wife, Tammy; his daughters, Jenafer and Journey; his son Jeremiah; his siblings Saul, Sandra, Saqueo and Santiago; 5 grandchildren, Logan, Eli, Christianna, Jeremah, and Jay’vihion; and 2 great…

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Robert Delane Maedgen Jr.

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Robert Delane Maedgen Jr., better known as “Dub,” passed away peacefully at his home in Spring, Texas on October 26, 2022 at the age of 80.  He was born on January 7,1942 to Robert Delane Maedgen and Lois Avis (Watts) Maedgen. Dub graduated from Baylor University and during his years there, he fell in love with Heather Layne Milam. They were married for over fifty years. After serving honorably…

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Julia Cooper

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Julia (Medeiros) Cooper, 87, passed away on Thursday, October 21, 2022. She was born in Bristol, R.I on September 11, 1935 to the late Joaquim and Bertha (Pacheco) Medeiros. She is survived by her daughter Sharon Dozier and husband Pat, daughter Julie Graham, son Johnny Cooper and wife Marcy, son Scott Cooper and wife Lisa, and Michelle Champagne and husband Chris. She was Grandmother to Kathy…

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Marcel Elias Rizk

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Marcel Rizk passed away after his battle with cancer at the age of 77 on October 18, 2022. He was surrounded with love by his wife and children before his passing.  Marcel was born in Beirut, Lebanon on December 4, 1944. He was the fourth of seven children of Elias and Tamam Rizk. Marcel was an avid outdoorsman who especially loved to go hunting. He quickly became a “Jack of All Trades”,…

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Elizabeth Maria Davis

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Elizabeth Maria Davis, of San Francisco, CA passed away at the age of 84 on October 17th, 2022 in Texas City, TX after long battle with several long-term illnesses. She was born on August 19th, 1938 in Beaumont, TX to Percy and Ebella Mouton.  Elizabeth graduated from Mission High school in San Francisco, CA. Right after high school she went into the work force as a nurse where she worked for…

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Eddie Cantrell Bolden

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IN LOVING MEMORY EDDIE CANTRELL BOLDEN (Nups) January 12, 1975 -  October 15, 2022 Born                          Passed Eddie Bolden was born January 12, 1975 in Harvey, IL to Robin Bolden Davis and Eddie Jackson and was loved by everyone. He attended Kich Elementary School in Harvey, IL.  His Mom and Dad (Big Les) relocated to Houston, Texas where he attended Piney Point Elementary School…

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Jesus Noe Marquez

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Jesus Noe Marquez was born in Houston, Texas on April 1, 1994 and passed away in Magnolia, Texas on October 14, 2022. Services are scheduled for Tuesday, October 25, 2022, at Centro Cristiano Casa de Dios starting at 5:00pm. A Graveside Service will take place the following day, Wednesday, October 26, 2022, at Houston National Cemetery at 10:45am. Please check back for an updated obituary.

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Steven Benoit

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Steven “Taz” Benoit – dedicated and loving father of three and friend to many- passed away on October 12, 2022 at the age of 64 in Houston, TX Steve was born to Norman Andrew Benoit and Thelma Louise Peyton in Beaumont, Texas on September 12, 1958. As a child, he lived all over Louisiana, before settling in Houston, TX and graduating from Westbury High School in 1976. After high school, he…

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Samuel Zuniga

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Samuel Zuniga passed away at the age of 72 after a courageous fight against illness on October 11, 2022, surrounded by his 3 kids and lovely wife.  He was born on August 20, 1950, in Durango, Mexico to Apolinar Zuniga and Maria Zuniga. Samuel met the love of his life, Maria Zuniga in his natal town of San Juan de Guadalupe Durango, Mexico.  They were married on October 7, 1977.  Short after,…

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Robert David Forrest

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Robert David Forrest, beloved father, brother, uncle, cousin, and friend to many, passed away suddenly on Monday October 10th at his home in Houston, Texas.   He was known as Bobby to his family and Bob to his friends and coworkers.  He loved his family, friends, and over the years, his dogs Blue and Beau.  He worked in the construction business and was a dedicated hard worker, willing to do…

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Ghalieh Boutros Ata

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Ghalieh Boutros Ata was born in Lebanon on April 17, 1932 to Moussa Abdallah and Theresa (Sader) Abdallah, and passed away in Houston, Texas on October 9, 2022. She is survived by her 3 sons, Khalil, Gaby, and George; her daughter, Sister Therese; and her granddaughter, Gabriella.  She is preceded in death by her husband, Pierre Ata; her 2 brothers, 3 sisters, and her parents. Services will be…

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Larry Ray Harlan

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Larry Ray Harlan, 87, peacefully passed into the arms of his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, on Saturday, October 8, 2022, surrounded by his family.  Larry was born March 5, 1935 to Harry E. and Madalene (Kennedy) Harlan in Shirley, Indiana. He graduated from Wilkinson High School in 1953 and from Purdue University in 1958 with a degree in Mechanical Engineering. He married Barbara (Wisehart) in…

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Patricia Darlene Esfandiari

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Patricia Darlene Esfandiari took her final breath on October 7th, 2022 at the age of 63 peacefully in her home in Houston, Texas. She unexpectedly departed this world without having a chance to say goodbye, but it was simply her time to go home. She had been courageously battling a number of health conditions over the last 40 years -- And we are thankful that she is no longer in pain.  Patricia…

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Betty Jean Barron

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Betty Jean Barron, 85, passed away on October 5, 2022 in Clear Lake, Texas.  She was born on July 8, 1937 in Galveston, Texas to Mitchell Runie Strain and Willie Dell (King) Strain. Betty was born and raised in Galveston. She was in the first graduating class of the new Ball High School and was a Tornette while there. She was definitely an island girl and loved going back to her dearly loved…

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Julio Roberto Benitez

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Roberto was born in El Salvador on June 7,1961 to Blanca and Dedicacion Benitez. He was 1 of 15 children. Roberto loved everyone and was well-loved. Roberto lived most of his life in Houston, Texas where he was a waiter but then had the opportunity to open his own small business. He really enjoyed running his business and conversing with his clients. He was really great at what he did. He also…

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Leroy Jones

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Leroy Jones was born on April 15, 1950 and passed away in Houston, Texas on October 2, 2022. Services will be held on Saturday, October 15, 2022 at Beresford Funeral Service from 11am to 1pm. Please check back for an updated obituary.

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John Wayne Potts

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John Wayne Potts lost his battle with cancer on Sunday, October 2, 2022 at 3:33 p.m. at his home in Houston, at the age of 80.  He died peacefully surrounded by his wife, Marilyn, and daughters Lisa Chase and Linda Webster.  John is also survived by his grandchildren, Jewels and Jewelianna Potts, Cody Chase and son-in-law Todd Chase. John was born in Newport, Tennessee June 18, 1942.  Moved to…

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Kent Charles Dudley

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Kent Charles Dudley was born in Alhambra, California on May 4, 1937 and passed away on October 1, 2022 in Katy, Texas. A Graveside Service will be held on Thursday, October 6, 2022 at Houston National Cemetery at 1:45pm. Please check back for an updated obituary.

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Margaret Roescher Lynch

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Margaret Roescher Lynch was born in Houston, Texas on April 20, 1940 and passed away in Hockley, Texas on October 1, 2022. A Graveside Service will be held on Thursday, October 6, 2022 at Salem Lutheran Cemetery at 10am. Please check back for an updated obituary.

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