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Veltia Lee Birdsong

Veltia Lee BirdsongVeltia Lee Birdsong, age 94, of Scroggins, longtime resident of Franklin County, left this world in the late morning hours of Sunday, October 9, 2016 at Titus Regional Medical Center in Mount Pleasant, with her beloved daughter by her side.

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Nancy Walton Ashmore

Nancy Walton AshmoreNancy Walton Ashmore, age 81, of Talco, passed away in the early morning hours of Monday, October 10, 2016 at Titus Regional Medical Center in Mount Pleasant.

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Elizabeth Ann Peters

Elizabeth Ann PetersServices for Elizabeth Ann Peters, 74, of Whitehouse were at 1:00 p.m., Monday, October 3, 2016 at Old Saltillo United Methodist Church in Hopkins County with Pastor J. W. Skaggs officiating.

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Emery Jacobs

Memorial services for Emery Glenn ‘Jake’ Jacobs, age 81 of Dekalb, will be at 1 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016 at Hilltop Country Church in Mount Vernon.

Mr. Jacobs was born Oct. 24, 1931 to Dick and Alice Jacobs of Franklin County. He died Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2016.
He is survived by his wife, Carol Jacobs; two daughters, Marilyn Smith and Erica Clark, both of Franklin County; and three grandsons.

Jessie Lee Brush

Funeral services for Jessie Lee Brush, age 98 of Mount Pleasant, were Friday, Sept. 23, 2016 at Bates-Cooper-Sloan Chapel in Mount Pleasant.

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Margaret Cooper “Fluffy” Hurley

Margaret Cooper “Fluffy” HurleyMargaret Cooper “Fluffy” Hurley, age 88, of Miller Grove, passed away in the late afternoon hours of Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at Rock Creek Nursing Home in Sulphur Springs, with her beloved family by her side.

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Emery Glen Jacobs

Memorial services for Emery Glen “Jake” Jacobs of Dekalb,  Tex., are pending. Mr. Jacobs died in a Tyler Hospital on September 14, 2016.

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Lloyd Fountain

Funeral services for Lloyd Fountain, age 45 of Sulphur Springs, formerly of Mount Vernon, were Saturday Oct. 1, 2016 at St. Mathew House of Worship in Mount Pleasant.

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Terry Daniel Newsom

Terry NewsomDoctor Terry Daniel Newsom left this earth on Sunday, September 18, after a week with dear friends and precious family at his bedside.

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