Obituaries

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Rae Robson Cupples Field

Rae Robson Cupples Field, 80, died in La Grange on Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013. We who loved her have lost the most wonderful person who has walked the face of the earth. She was a magnificent wife, mother, grandmother, friend and
care-giver to more four-legged creatures and critters than we can remember. She always said she loved babies, especially when they were old enough to communicate with, but show her a puppy, a kitten or a colt and she was in 
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Rosie L. James

Rosie L. James, 99, of La Grange died Nov. 25, 2013 at St. Mark’s Medical Center in La Grange. She was born July 8, 1914 in Fayette County to William, Sr. and Sophia (Gates) Demerson. She was employed as a nurse’s aide and was a member of St. James United Methodist Church in La Grange. She is survived by son Calvin and wife Karen James of
Richmond; sister Gladys Demerson of La Grange; five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, paretns, four sisters, and five brothers. Funeral services were held Dec. 1, 2013 at St. James
United Methodist Church in La Grange at 1 p.m. The Rev. Morris Daugherty officiated. Burial followed in the La Grange City
Cemetery. Tommy E. Taylor Funeral Home in La Grange was in charge of arrangements 
 
 
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James Isaac Oakes

James Isaac Oakes, 58, of La Grange died Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013 in Austin. He was born Oct. 12, 1955 to Wilburn and Elizabeth (Brown) Oakes in Needville. He is survived by son Cassius and wife Glenda Oakes of Houston; sisters,  Barbara Oaks- Ladmirault of California, Ianthe Byrd of Las Vegas, Nev., Ester Bolden of Needville; brother Rueben Oakes of Needville; and two grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother. Funeral services were held Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013 at New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church in La Grange at 11 a.m. The Rev. Louis Zachary officated. 
Burial followed in the La Grange City Cemetery. Tommy E. Taylor Funeral Home in La Grange was in charge of  arrangements.
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Glein Toliver

Glein Toliver, 87, of La Grange died Nov. 11, 2013 at Care Inn Nursing Home in La Grange. He was born Feb. 24, 1926
in Walhalla to Saul Benford and Luvinia (Benford) Banks. He is survived by son Charles L. Toliver of La Grange. Funeral services were held Nov. 23 at New Bethel Missionary Baptist Church in La Grange at 2 p.m. The Rev. Louis Zachary officiated. Burial followed at Little Bethel Cemetery in La Grange. Tommy E. Taylor Funeral Home in La Grange was in
charge of arrangements. 
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Kermit Bruce Heinsohn

Kermit Bruce Heinsohn, 88, of Fayetteville, died Friday, Nov. 29, 2013 at Monument Hill Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in La Grange. Kermit was born in Fayetteville on April 19, 1925 the son of Arnold and Laura (Onken)
Heinsohn. Kermit worked with furniture restoration, specializing in antique furniture. From 1951 to 1982 he worked for the U.S. Postal Service as a rural carrier. He served on the Fayetteville City Council, St. Paul Lutheran Church Council, Fayetteville City Cemetery Association and a member of the Masons. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II.
He is survived by his wife of 46 years, Gay Nell (Fritsch) Heinsohn; brother-in-law, Adrian Fritsch and wife, Virginia of Columbus; sister-in-law, Ruth (Fritsch) Marek and husband, J.D. of San Antonio; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. He is preceded in death by his parents, uncle, Alvin Onken and wife, Stella and Uncle Bennie Heinsohn.
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Marian Lively

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Joe W. Stavinoha

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Lillian Lynette (Stokes) Anders

Lillian Lynette (Stokes) Anders, 98, of La Grange died on Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013. Lillian was born in Austin County on Oct. 30, 1915, the daughter of William Hinton Stokes and Lottie M. (Meisner) Stokes. She married Edgar “Smiles” Anders on June 15, 1939 at St. Mary’s Episcopal Church in Bellville. Lillian was a member of the St. James Episcopal Church and a charter member of Fayette Memorial Hospital Auxiliary. She is survived by son, Michael “Mike” Anders of La Grange; three nieces: Phyllis Reinhardt and husband, Mike, of Houston; Jan Leonard of Rosenberg; Marcia Stokes of
Austin; nephew, W. A. “Bill” Anders and wife, Valerie, of Orcas Island, Wash.; and great nephew, Andrew Reinhardt and
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Evelyn Rainosek Vecera

 velyn Rainosek Vecera departed this world on Nov. 20, 2013 surrounded by her husband, Edwin of 66 years and her
loving family. Just 2 weeks shy of her 86 birthday, Evelyn was preceded in death by her parents, Anton and Elizabeth Svrcek Rainosek and her only sibling, brother Daniel Rainosek. Left to cherish her memory are children Eugene Vecera and wife Myrna; Nancy Clark and husband Thom; Larry Vecera; Bob Vecera and wife Elise; Denise Kellison and husband Steve; five grandchildren; three greatgrandchildren; numerous family and friends. A life-long Learner, Evelyn
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Dorothy Mae Hentschel Wasut

Dorothy Mae Hentschel Wasut, 81, of Columbus died Nov. 20, 2013 in La Grange. She was born on Aug. 28, 1932 to Louis and Celestine (Kurtzman) Hentschel in La Grange. On July 29, 1950 she married Dennies Joe Wasut. She was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church in Ellinger and lived in the Columbus area since 1964. Dorothy is survived by her
daughters, Carolyn Sue Breneman and husband Marvin Lee of Burton, and Debra Ann Wasut of Columbus; sisters, Beatrice “Beetsy” Wasut and husband Clarence of Fayetteville, Helen Schlotterbeck of La Grange, and Patsy Hess and husband Jerry of La Grange; sister-in-law, Frances Hentschel of Fayetteville; brother-in-law, Alvin Mikes of Fayetteville; granddaughter, Stacie Lynn Breneman and special friend, Coty Plunk; and greatgranddaughter, Lacey Lynn Jordan.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Dennies Joe Wasut; son, Dennies Wayne Wasut; two brothers,

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