Dallas Obituaries

Dallas Obituaries

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  • Monday | via EParis Extra 

    Joan Abels Pryse

    Joan Abels Pryse , the greatest mother on earth, passed away on July 12th at the age of 79 years old. Joan was born to JW Abels Jr. and Isabel Bridges Abels on Oct. 17th, 1938, in Paris, Texas.

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  • Thursday Jul 12 | via Dallas Morning News 

    Kenneth Parker, Dallas' first black firefighter, die...

    Kenneth Parker was well aware of his place in Dallas Fire-Rescue's history, a challenge that alternately fortified him and tore at his emotions. The first black firefighter hired by the department, he went on to offer support to those who came after him, deflecting attention from his pioneering role but equally aware of the responsibility that came with it.

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  • Thursday Jul 12 | via NBC Dallas 

    Stolen Vehicle Chase Leads to Fatal Crash

    Danny Keovychitch, inset, is facing charges of murder and aggravated assault with a deadly weapon after Thursday's fatal crash, Grand Prairie police say. The driver of a stolen vehicle crashed into two vehicles Thursday morning while being pursued by police, killing one person and seriously injuring another.

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  • Thursday Jul 12 | via WFAA-TV Dallas 

    Norton Cuban, father of Mavericks owner Mark, dies a...

    The elder Cuban's cause of death was not immediately known, but Mark Cuban told The Dallas Morning News last year that his dad was in "failing health." In a 2014 speech at South By Southwest, Mark credited his dad for teaching him to "live young every day," according to Business Insider .

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  • Wednesday Jul 11 | via EParis Extra 

    Alby Gail Clarke

    Alby Gail Clarke entered Heaven's portals on July 9 at Medical City Hospital, Dallas, Texas, following a lengthy illness. Graveside services will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, July 12 , 2018 at Prairie Ridge Cemetery , with Cleve Fendley officiating.

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  • Tuesday Jul 10 | via Marlow Review 

    Cathy Elaine Keller July 10, 2018 Cathy Elaine Kelle...

    Cathy was born in Dallas, Texas on Saturday, March 19, 1955, to Edward Lee and Betty Jo Wells . She was raised in Marlow where she attended school and made lifelong friends.

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  • Monday Jul 9 | via Ennisdailynews.com 

    James Holahan, Jr.

    James Francis Holahan, Jr., 69, passed away in Ennis, Texas on Sunday, July 1, 2018. James was born in Dallas, Texas on December 19, 1948 to James F. and Sadie Doris Holahan, Sr. He grew up in Dallas and graduated from Wilmer-Hutchins High School in 1967.

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  • Saturday Jul 7 | via NBC Dallas 

    Fundraiser Honors Memory of Dallas Five

    Saturday night Brotherhood for the Fallen held a fundraising event to honor the memory of the five Dallas police officers who died in the line of duty two years ago. The memorial event at Ferris Wheelers began with the Dallas Police Choir and Dallas Honor Guard.

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  • Friday Jul 6 | via Durant Daily Democrat 

    Alena Alvarez

    Alena Alvarez Alena Alvarez was born May 29, 2017 in Dallas, Texas. She passed from this life on July 5, 2018 in Durant.

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  • Friday Jul 6 | via EParis Extra 

    Floyd H. McCoin of Lamar County

    Floyd H. McCoin , departed this life Thursday, July 5, 2018, at Stillhouse Rehabilitation in Paris, Texas at the age of 92 with family and friends at his side. Floyd Harvey McCoin was born March 27, 1926, to Floyd Bluford and Llewelyn Roberts McCoin on the Morgan farm in the Howland community.

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  • Thursday Jul 5 | via Dallas Morning News 

    Woman, child die in head-on crash with CoServ truck ...

    A woman and child died Thursday afternoon after their car struck a utility truck head-on in Denton, police say. Shortly before 2 p.m., a white Ford Fusion crossed the center line of U.S. Highway 380, near North Trinity Road, and struck a westbound CoServ Utility truck, police spokesman Bryan Cose said.

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  • Tuesday Jul 3 | via Waco Tribune-Herald 

    Myers, Thomas

    Thomas MyersAug. 28, 1939 - June 29, 2018Thomas Myers, 78, peacefully passed away on June 29, 2018. A Celebration of his life will be 2:00 p.m., Thursday, July 5, at Grace Gardens Funeral Home.

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  • Tuesday Jul 3 | via Murfreesboro Post 

    Elizabeth "Bettie" Clayton Cook

    She was a native of Murfreesboro and a descendent of Rutherford County and Murfreesboro's earliest settlers. She was a daughter of the late James K. Clayton, Sr. and Frances Gerhardt Clayton.

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  • Monday Jul 2 | via Billboard 

    Friends, Family, Former Bandmates Pay Tribute to Vin...

    Friends, family and former band mates gathered at the Bomb Factory in Dallas, Texas, on Sunday to pay tribute to late Pantera /Damageplan drummer Vinnie Paul Abbott. The legendary hard rocker passed away in his sleep on June 22 in Las Vegas at age 54 and the public memorial featured a video tribute from former Pantera singer Phil Anselmo, who had been estranged from Abbott for years.

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  • Saturday Jun 30 | via The Lakeland Ledger 

    Sellers, Barbara Jean

    BARBARA JEAN SELLERS, 84 AUBURNDALE - Mrs. Barbara Jean Sellers, age 84, a resident of Auburndale, passed away Fri., June 22, 2018 at Valencia Hills with family by her side. Mrs. Sellers was born Feb. 6, 1934 in Pontiac, Michigan to Rex and Alice Emma Woods Furney, Sr. She was an Auburndale resident since 1968, coming from Lake Orion, MI.

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  • Wednesday Jun 27 | via Weirton Daily Times 

    Joseph Parteli

    Joseph E. Parteli, 82, of Rayland, OH, passed away Monday, June 25, 2018, in the Wheeling Hospital in Wheeling, WV.

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  • Saturday Jun 23 | via Denton Record-Chronicle 

    Vinnie Paul, Pantera's hard-hitting drummer, dies at 54

    Drummer Vinnie Paul performs with Hellyeah at a Dallas show in 2015. The former drummer of Pantera died Friday in Las Vegas at age 54, according to reports.

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  • Friday Jun 22 | via Free Press 

    Henry James "Superman" Steele

    Son of Jared Lee Steele and Tiffany Samira Fraser Steele, was born August 14, 2017 in Dallas, TX at William P. Clements Jr. University Hospital and was transferred to Children's Medical Center Dallas shortly after. After an amazing journey of ten fight filled months against heart disease and other health conditions, Henry passed into Heaven on June 18, 2018 in Austin, TX at Dell children's Hospital.

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  • Wednesday Jun 20 | via Waco Tribune-Herald 

    Rivera, Margaret

    Margaret RiveraMay 9, 1938 - June 17, 2018Margaret Mansolo Rivera, 80, passed away, Sunday, June 17, 2018. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10 a.m., Thursday, June 21, at St. Francis Catholic Church, with Rev.

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  • Wednesday Jun 20 | via Dallas Morning News 

    Playwright Ted Shine, a prolific contributor to the ...

    Ted Shine, a prolific playwright, educator and leader in the Black Arts Movement of the 1960s and '70s who inspired generations, died Monday, June 18, in Dallas. He was 87. Shine wrote more than 100 plays.

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