Houston Obituaries

Houston Obituaries

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  • Monday Feb 8 | via CultureMap 

    Houstonians mourn death of restaurateur who transfor...

    Houstonians are mourning the loss of a man who changed the way the city eats. James Douglas "Jim" Goode passed away February 2 at the age of 71 from Alzheimer's, according to a report in the Chronicle.

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  • Monday Feb 8 | via Houston Press 

    Houston Barbecue Icon Jim Goode Dies At Age 71

    As reported in the Houston Chronicle obituaries , the father of Houston's most iconic barbecue joint and a family restaurant empire has passed away at age 71. In 1977, native Texan James Douglas "Jim" Goode opened the first Goode Co.

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  • Tuesday Feb 2 | via Dayton Daily News 

    KENNY, Ethel Delight Holland Feitshans

    News Death Notice KENNY, Ethel Delight Holland Feitshans Age 94 of Beavercreek, passed away on Sunday, January 31, 2016. Ethel was born to the late Fred and Sarah Holland.

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  • Wednesday Jan 27 | via Bay Area Observer 

    Royce L. Sedotal, M.D.

    Royce L. Sedotal, M. D., 86 of Houston, Texas, passed away Wednesday January 13, 2016, from an aggressive infection complicated by congestive heart failure and kidney failure. He was born in Port Arthur, Texas.

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  • Wednesday Jan 27 | via The Washington Post 

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  • Wednesday Jan 27 | via Houston Chronicle 

    The Galveston miracle that happened in 1920

    January 27, 1920: On this day, it was reported that a Dallas woman who had been pronounced as "hopelessly incurable" went to Grace Episcopal church in Galveston, and when she left, she was cured. A man on a healing mission was in town, and word had spread.

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  • Wednesday Jan 27 | via Bay Area Observer 

    Craig Allen Chesser

    Craig Allen Chesser, age 55, passed away Thursday January 25, 2016 in Houston, Texas. Craig was preceded in death by maternal and paternal grandparents, brother Billy Hugh Chesser, JR, sister Sharon Pheris.

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  • Tuesday Jan 26 | via Houston Chronicle 

    Self-taught painter, sculptor Thornton Dial dies

    In a Oct. 11, 2005 file photo, Museum of Fine Arts Houston intern Kurt Rankin takes a closer look at artist Thornton Dial's sculpture "New Light", in Houston. Dial, a self taught artist who transformed discarded junk into sculpture and painted in bright colors and bold lines, died Monday, Jan. 25, 2016, at his home in Alabama.

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  • Friday Jan 22 | via CultureMap 

    A bridge over Buffalo Bayou unites three national le...

    Seated on the front row: Former President George H.W. Bush, Barbara Bush, James A. Baker III, Susan Baker, Rob Mosbacher, Hushang Ansary, Shahla Ansary and friends. After more than 150 years, Preston Street Bridge, located near Sesquicentennial Park in downtown's Theater District, was formally renamed Wednesday for late U.S. Commerce Secretary, Robert A. Mosbacher, Sr. The pedestrian bridge extends across Buffalo Bayou linking the George H.W. Bush Monument and the Baker Common .

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  • Tuesday Jan 19 | via Lockhart Post Register 

    Curran Price Rogers, III

    Curran Price Rogers, III, was called home to his Lord on Jan. 14 after a long and courageous battle with COPD.

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  • Tuesday Jan 19 | via Lockhart Post Register 

    Curran Price Rogers, III

    Curran Price Rogers, III, was called home to his Lord on Jan. 14 after a long and courageous battle with COPD.

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  • Sunday Jan 17 | via The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York 

    Curtis Remington Perkins

    Curtis Remington Perkins passed away peace-fully the evening of Jan. 15, 2016, with his wife, Nancy at his side.

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  • Sunday Jan 17 | via Advocate 

    Young Gay Man Killed in Houston Hit-and-Run

    Michael Alexander Hill, who was called Alex by friends and family, died last week after being struck by a vehicle that ran a red light. Hill, a recent transplant to the Texas city from South Carolina, had texted friends just minutes before the fatal collision.

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  • Wednesday Jan 13 | via Daily Mail 

    Elton John performs Space Oddity as he pays tribute ...

    'He's a monster': Former fiancA e of Making A Murderer's Steven Avery claims he is 'not innocent' and that she forced herself to eat rat poison to get hospitalized and escape his clutches 'He danced to his own tune': Elton John performs Space Oddity as he pays an emotional tribute to David Bowie during Los Angeles gig The singer was filming a SiriusXM Town Hall special at the Wiltern in Los Angeles just two days after Bowie passed away following a secret 18-month battle with cancer. Elton, 68, performed a rendition of Bowie's iconic Space Oddity before telling the crowd that he loved the musician for his talent and dignity.

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  • Wednesday Jan 13 | via Mexia Daily News 

    Denise Janet Grayson

    The angelic hosts came for Denise Janet Winston Grayson of Teague in the Providence Medical Center of Waco on Thursday, Jan. 7, 2016, among loving family and devoted friends. Viewing will be held Friday, Jan. 15 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., with the family present from 6 to 7 p.m. at Moore's Angelic Funeral Home, 406 Monroe St. in Teague..

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  • Tuesday Jan 12 | via KHOU-TV Houston 

    HPD releases photos of W. Houston murder suspects

    Houston police Tuesday released surveillance photos of two suspects wanted in in the fatal shooting of a man in late 2015. HPD releases photos of W. Houston murder suspects Houston police Tuesday released surveillance photos of two suspects wanted in in the fatal shooting of a man in late 2015.

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  • Monday Jan 11 | via KHOU-TV Houston 

    Man stabbed to death near bus stop in NW Houston

    Man stabbed to death near bus stop in NW Houston The incident happened around 7 p.m. Monday at Gessner Road and Hammerly Boulevard in northwest Houston Check out this story on KHOU.com: http://on.khou.com/1Rjdgfy Houston Police Department investigators say the victim - who was in his 50s -- died at the hospital. Authorities say the victim and the suspect got into some kind of confrontation before the stabbing.

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  • Dec 22, 2015 | via The Bolivar Commercial 

    Leonard Carter

    Funeral services will be Wednesday, December 30, 2015, at 11 a.m. at Old St. Phillip M.B. Church with Rev. Leroy Carter officiating.

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  • Dec 22, 2015 | via The Bolivar Commercial 

    Leonard Carter

    Funeral services will be Wednesday, December 30, 2015, at 11 a.m. at Old St. Phillip M.B. Church with Rev. Leroy Carter officiating.

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  • Dec 22, 2015 | via The Bolivar Commercial 

    Leonard Carter

    Funeral services will be Wednesday, December 30, 2015, at 11 a.m. at Old St. Phillip M.B. Church with Rev. Leroy Carter officiating.

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