Published by News Staff on Mon, 02/29/2016 - 9:31am
Vernon Lofton Williams, 93, of La Grange, died Feb. 24, 2016 in La Grange. Vernon was born on July 16, 1922 in Clyde to Earl Williams and Nancy Lofton Williams. He was farmer and rancher and served his country in World War II in the United States Navy.
Published by News Staff on Mon, 02/29/2016 - 9:29am
Memorial Services for Mary Ellen (Lee) Smith of La Grange will be held on Saturday, March 5, 2015 at 10:30 a.m. at the Byler Cemetery in West Point. Family and friends are welcome. She died Dec. 22, 2015.
Published by News Staff on Thu, 02/25/2016 - 10:05am
Funeral services for Norman Berger, 76, of Giddings, were held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2016 at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Giddings with Rev. Robert Tiner officiating. Burial followed in the Giddings City Cemetery.
Published by News Staff on Mon, 02/22/2016 - 9:26am
Evelyn Vallie Emma (Ilse) Jecmenek, 86, of Ellinger, died on Feb. 18, 2016 at St. Mark’s Medical Center in La Grange. Evelyn was born in Houston on Aug. 12, 1929, the daughter of Lee and Norma (Scheu) Ilse. She was baptized on Nov. 17, 1929 in Houston and confirmed on Sept. 6, 1942 at St.
Published by News Staff on Mon, 02/22/2016 - 9:23am
Gladys Meischen Baack, 86, widow of Alfred Baack, died Feb. 19, 2016 in Tomball. Gladys Baack was born Sept. 20, 1929, in Shelby to Louis and Theresa Echoff Meischen. On Jan. 10, 1948, she married Alfred Baack in Houston. She was employed for many years by JC Penney as a floor supervisor.
Published by News Staff on Mon, 02/22/2016 - 9:22am
Celestine Emilie (Machala) Ermis, 92, of La Grange, died Feb. 16, 2016. Celestine was born in Jourdanton on Dec. 29, 1923, the daughter of Frank Machala, Sr. and Amalia (Korenek) Machala. She married Leonard J. Ermis on Nov. 27, 1952 at Sts. Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Plum.
Published by News Staff on Thu, 02/18/2016 - 10:19am
Robert “Bob” Street, 71, formerly of La Grange, returned to his heavenly home on Feb. 6, 2016, after a valiant battle with a long illness. Bob was born to parents L.W. and Elsie Street on July 12, 1944 in Vernon. He grew up as the eldest of four and attended Grand falls High School.
Published by News Staff on Thu, 02/18/2016 - 10:18am
Beatrice Kathryn (Zbranek) Hornak, 80, of Houston, died Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016. Beatrice was born in Industry on Feb. 13, 1936, the daughter Jerry and Annie Emilie (Zaskoda) Zbranek. Beatrice was a loving wife and mother.