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Fannie Edra Higgins

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Fannie Higgins died peacefully on February 18, 2020. Born on August 18, 1933 in St. Augustine, TX to Dollie and Virgil Matkin, Fannie was the youngest of 11 children. She grew up in Ft. Worth and was baptized at College Avenue Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by the love of her life Robert  “Bob” Higgins whom she married in 1951. Together they have three daughters, Pamela Higgins…

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Andre Abi-Nader

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Andre Abi-Nader was born on August 9, 1944 in Lebanon to George and Salma Abi-Nader and passed away in Houston, Texas on February 16, 2020. He is survived by his loving wife of 47 years, Reine Abi-Nader; sons, George Abi-Nader and Antoine Abi-Nader; daughters, Catherine Abi-Nader and Sabine Abi-Nader; grandchildren, Kevin, Thea, Matheo, Cherbel, and Michael. He is preceded in death by his…

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Lorenzo Guevara

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Murio en Houston Texas, el dia 14  de Febrero del 2020, al los 22 años de edad, Su Respetable Conyuge Marcella Escoto e Hijos Pharaoh Elias y Mabel Jane Guevara, Su Madre la Honorable Sra Juana Guevara, y hermanos Jairo Guevara, Isaac Guevara y Lesly Guevara, le invitan a Orar y darle su merecida despedida que tendra conduccion en Beresford Funeral Service ubicado en 13501 Alief Clodine Rd.…

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Josephine Ramos

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Josephine Ramos, 50, passed away on February 14, 2020 in Houston, Texas.  She was born in Houston on February 22, 1969. She is survived by her son, Brandon Ramos; mother, Antonia Flores Diaz; siblings, Rita DeLeon, Rosemary “Rosie” Lattanzi, Valentina Vale, Pedro “Pete” Ramos, Alicia “Alice” Owen, Carmen Garcia, Erica Ramos, and Richard Ramos; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts, uncles…

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Eileen Moselle Stewart

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Eileen Moselle “Mo” Stewart, age 84, passed away, February 12, 2020, surrounded by loved ones in her daughter Lisa’s home in Houston, Texas.   Mo was a sixth generation Texan born April 12, 1935 in Refugio, Texas. She was the first of two children of Pal and Jo Lankard of Bay City, Texas.  She met the love of her life, Scott Stewart as a teenager. Scott and Mo became inseparable sweethearts and…

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Maria Cristina Reyes

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Maria Cristina Reyes was born on December 15, 1963 in Monterrey, Mexico and passed away in Houston, Texas on February 8, 2020. She is survived by her two sons, Jonathan Reyes & wife Diega, and Damian Reyes;  grandchildren, Jonathan Jacob "J.J." Reyes, and Daniela Roxana Garcia; six brothers, Julio Castillo & wife Delmi, Javier Castillo, Arturo Castillo, Jesus Castillo, Luis Castillo…

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Margaret Clark

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Margaret Anna Clark passed away while at home on February 4, 2020 at the age of 71. She was preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, Donald John Clark, her sister Norma Jean Kitzman, and her parents Donnelly and Myrtle Hawkins. Margaret is survived by her sons Steven, Robert, and Ronald, grandchildren, Daniel, Lizzie, Michael, Kyle, Corey, Reagan, and Caden, as well as great-grandchildren…

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Norman L. Hobbs Sr.

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  Norman Lynn Hobbs Sr., 75, of Guy, Texas gently passed away at home Monday, February 3rd, after an extended illness. He was a loving husband and father, and the best Paw Paw a child could have.      He was born April 8, 1944 in Wharton, TX to Q.D. and Sarah “Dolly” Hobbs and graduated from Wharton High School. He married his love, Colette Wallis Hobbs in 1964 and they raised a close-knit…

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Osita Okonta

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Osita Okonta, 62, passed away on January 29, 2020 in Houston, Texas.   He was born on March 25, 1957 in Nigeria. Funeral Services are scheduled for Saturday, February 29, 2020 in the Chapel of Beresford Funeral Service.  Visitation begins at 9 AM and the funeral will begin at 10 AM.  We will then travel to Woodlawn Garden of Memories for burial.  

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Edgar B. Henderson Jr.

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Edgar Henderson is an American Hero as well as a City of Houston legend. Ed enlisted in the U.S. Marines in December of 1941 at the age of 17. He fought in the Pacific Theater at the Battle of Guadalcanal.    After World War II ended, Ed returned to marry his wife of 76 years, Shirley, a professional artist. Shortly thereafter, they moved to California where Ed started working for Screen…

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Jose Arturo Chazari

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Jose Arturo Chazari was born on May 20, 1967 in Mexico and passed away in Houston, Texas on January 24, 2020. A visitation will take place on Friday, January 31, 2020 at 1pm at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (8th Ward) with the funeral taking place on Saturday at 10:30am.  A graveside will take place at Forest Park Westheimer Cemetery following the funeral service.  

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Sandra C. Parker

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Sandra C. Parker was born on August 16, 1947 in Austin, Texas and passed away in Houston, Texas on January 23, 2020.  A memorial service is scheduled for Monday February 3, 2020 at 11AM at Chapelwood United Methodist Church.

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Maria Emma Ramirez

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Maria Emma Ramirez was born in Mexico on February 19, 1960 and passed away in Cypress, Texas on January 20, 2020. A visitation will be held on Thursday, January 23, 2020 from 11am to 2pm with the funeral service starting at 2pm. Additional visitation time will be available after the funeral until 4pm. Please check back for an updated obituary.

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Caridad Ramirez

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Norma Caridad Ramirez was born on December 24, 1934 in Villa Union, Coahuila, Mexico.  She passed away peacefully on January 18, 2020 at the age of 85 years old. She spent most of her early years in Monterrey, Mexico, before moving to the Houston area more than 20 years ago. Caridad is preceded in death by her parents, Idelfonso and Francisca (Panchita), brothers Alfonso (Poncho), Enrique and…

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Helen Ruth Jordan

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Helen Ruth Jordan went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on January 16, 2020.  She was 89 years old. Helen will be lovingly remembered by her husband of 71 years, Robert, and their daughter, Laura.  Helen will also be forever remembered by her granddaughters, Jennifer (William) Watson and Jaime (Gary) Colby, her great-granddaughters, Anna, Rachel, Allie, Abigail, and Rebecca, and her…

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Charlene Rae Ayala

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Charlene Rae Ayala, 63, passed away on January 15, 2020 in Houston, Texas.   She was born on May 7, 1956 in Orange County, Florida to Charles Raymond LaMance and Evelyn Ethel (Edwards) LaMance. She is survived by her daughter, Christy Caudle; granddaughter, Stephanie Pridgeon; her sister, Frances Nottingham; Sister-In-Law, Maureen LaMance; Significant Other, Frank Mayorga; and numerous nieces,…

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Karl H. Schweiger

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Karl H. Schweiger, 83, of Houston TX, passed away peacefully on January 15th, 2020. Karl was born in Mannheim, Germany on September 23, 1936, son of the late Richard and Anna Maria Schweiger. Karl is preceded in death by his parents, Richard and Anna Maria Schweiger and brother, Richard Schweiger and sister-in-law, Magdalena Schweiger.  He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Gudrun Schweiger, by…

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Paul James Heinke

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After a long battle with cancer, Paul James Heinke of Baytown, Texas passed away on January 12, 2020 at the age of 58. He was born June 12, 1961 in Houston, Texas to Delmas and Jacquelyn Heinke. Paul was baptized at St. John’s Lutheran Church on Sherman Street in East Houston and later served as an acolyte at Our Savior Lutheran Church and Gethsemane Lutheran Church, both in Houston, Texas.   …

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Eric Glenn Stanley

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Eric Glenn Stanley, born March 10, 1960 in Houston, TX.  He went to Heaven to be with Jesus on January 5, 2020.  Eric has resided in the Bay Area for the last 30 years, most recently in La Porte.  Eric was a 33 year paraplegic who despite confinement to a wheelchair loved hunting, fishing, and old John Wayne movies. He is a born again Christian who conquered overwhelming challenges in his life.  …

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Roberta J. Owens

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Roberta J Owens, 87, of Houston TX, passed away on December 27, 2019. Roberta was born in Battle Creek MI, July 5, 1932, daughter of the late Carol and Leah Treadwell. Roberta is preceded in death by her husband Wiley B (Skip) Owens and her daughter Winona Owens. She is survived by her two Sons/Daughter-In Law Robert Kelly and Treasa Owens and Doug & Terri Owens, three grandchildren Barbara…

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Heidi J. Gomez

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Heidi Jebulan Gomez, 46, passed away in Houston, Texas on December 25, 2019.  She was born on June 25, 1973 in Manila, Philippines. She is survived by her parents, Mario and Corazon Gomez; her sister, Hazel Gomez; brothers, Homer Gomez & wife Sandra Romero, and Harold Gomez; nephews, Harry Gomez, and Nathaniel Gomez; niece, Madelyn Gomez; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins and extended…

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Heath Carson Turner

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Heaven is and Earth was a better place with Heath Carson Turner in it.  Heath Carson Turner was born on June 29, 1978 in Houston, Texas at Heights Hospital and went to his Forever Home on December 18, 2019. He lived his life with an attitude of JOY – Jesus Others Yourself   He had a zest for life and loved, loved, loved his families – yes, families – 1st his Immediate Family of Baacks and…

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David M. Driver III

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The son of missionary teachers Ruth and David M. Jr., David M. Driver III was born in Porto Alegre, Brazil. Moving to Arkansas in 1935 with his parents and sister, he spent his childhood in Arkansas and North Carolina.  After college, he managed ANICO regional insurance offices for 14 years, then was called to serve in the priesthood, entering seminary, and was ordained in the Episcopal Church…

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Edward Fisher Taylor

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Born February 14, 1934 in Butler Alabama, to Heyward and Martha Taylor, the youngest of nine. Went home to the Lord December 14, 2019.   Christian, Loving Husband, Father, Grandfather and Great Grandfather; Survived by the love of his life Jerry Taylor, three children Edward wife Renee, Gina late husband Tom and Scott wife Ellen, eight grandchildren, Justin, Anne Marie, Lara, Ellen, Scott,…

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Jessica Marisol Silva

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Jessica Marisol Silva was born on February 9, 1966 in Chile and passed away in Richmond, Texas on December 11, 2019. Services will be held on Tuesday, December 17, 2019 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Chapel of Beresford Funeral Service. Interment will follow at Forest Park Westheimer Cemetery.

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Oluseye Fafiolu

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Oluseye Fafiolu was born in Nigeria on April 14, 1984 and passed away on December 9, 2019 in Houston, Texas. Services will be held on Monday, December 23, 2019 at Beresford Funeral Service starting at 10am.  Graveside service will follow at Carmen Nelson Bostick Cemetery in Tomball, Texas.   Tribute from his wife, Olubunmi -  Oluseye mi Owon (My dear Oluseye), I didn’t know it would be so…

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John William Graves Sr.

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     John William Graves (AKA Johnny) moved from life on earth to be with the Lord on Dec 9, 2019. He was 95 years old.      John was born November 21, 1924 in Dallas, Texas to his parents Elizabeth McCulloch Graves and John Washington Graves of Pine Bluff, Arkansas, where he was raised.  Entering the Army in World War II, he served in the Transportation Corps, traveling eastward from Seattle,…

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Charles Henry Dean

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Leslie Ann Pennington

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Leslie Ann Streiff Pennington, 62, of Houston, Texas went to be with the Lord on, Thursday November 28, 2019, Thanksgiving Day. Leslie was born in Ada, Oklahoma on Thanksgiving Day, November 28, 1957, the daughter of Robert Paul and Carole (Morgan) Streiff. Leslie was raised in Jackson, Mississippi and in Galveston, Texas. She graduated from Ball High School and soon after completed her Bachelor…

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Suzanne Tallas

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Suzanne Tallas, 77, passed away on November 28, 2019 at her home in Houston, Texas.  She was born in Houston on December 30, 1942 to Albert B. Von Dohlen and Irene (McNeil) Von Dohlen. She had an infectious laugh, and loved and was love by her family. She is survived by her son, Craig Tallas & wife Julia; her daughter, Suzan Trout & husband Daniel; grandchildren, Amber Sprague, Ashley…

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