John W. Harris

Funeral services for John W. Harris, 74, of Lufkin, will be held Friday, November 8, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. in the Carroway Funeral Home Chapel.  Interment will follow in the Damascus Cemetery near Corrigan. Mr. Harris was born February 14, 1939 in Kaufman County, Texas, and died Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at his residence. Survivors … Read more

Velma Ashworth Thomason

Services for Velma Ashworth Thomason, 101, of Houston, will be held at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, November 7, 2013 in the Gipson Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow in the Garden of Memories Memorial Park. Mrs. Thomason was born July 13, 1912, in Diboll, Texas.  She passed away Sunday, November 3, 2013 in Houston, where she … Read more

Calvin Neal Hugg

Services for Calvin Neal Hugg, 73, of Lufkin, will be held at 1:00 p.m. Friday, November 8, 2013 in the Oakley-Metcalf Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow in the Ryan Chapel Cemetery in Diboll. Mr. Hugg was born May 12, 1940 and died Sunday, November 3, 2013 in a Diboll nursing facility. The family will … Read more

Robert Linwood ‘Bob’ Poland Sr.

Funeral services for Robert Linwood “Bob” Poland, Sr., 94, of Lufkin were held Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. at the First Christian Church of Lufkin, with Reverend Stephen Lantis officiating. Graveside services with military honors followed in the Garden of Memories Memorial Park. Mr. Poland died Monday, October 28, 2013 at his home … Read more

Mary Lou Smith Rainwater

Funeral services for Mary Lou Smith Rainwater, 78, of Lufkin were held Sunday, September 1, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. in the Carroway Funeral Home Chapel. Mrs. Rainwater was born March 22, 1935 in the Saron Community, Angelina County, Texas, and died Friday, August 30, 2013 in a local hospital. She was a member of the … Read more

Eunice E. Redd Pruitt

Services for Eunice E. Redd Pruitt, 98, of Huntington, were held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, August 27, 2013 in the Gipson Funeral Home Chapel. Mrs. Pruitt was born December 29, 1914 in Angelina County.  She passed away Saturday, August 24, 2013 in a local hospital. Survivors include her brother, Garland Redd of Sandpoint, Idaho; sister, … Read more

Mandi Shae Clark

Graveside services for Mandi Shae Clark, 25, of Burke, were held Sunday, August 25, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. in the Ryan Chapel Cemetery with Fritzi Glover Strowmatt officiating. Mandi was born August 5, 1988 in Houston, Texas, and died Friday, August 23, 2013 in a Tyler hospital.  Mandi was not expected to make it through … Read more

Frances Gibson Kelley

Graveside services for Frances Gibson Kelley, 87, of Zavalla (formerly of Lufkin), were held at 10:00 a.m. Thursday, August 15, 2013 in the Whitehouse Cemetery. Mrs. Kelley was born April 23, 1926. She passed away Monday, August 12, 2013 in a local nursing facility. Survivors include her daughters and sons-in-law, Carolyn Murray of Lufkin, Sarah … Read more