John T. McClosky
April 28, 1915 Sept. 1, 2000
NAVASOTA Services for John T. McClosky, 85, of Houston are set for 9:30 a.m. Monday at St. Stanislaus Catholic Church in Anderson.
The Rev. Louis Sikorski of St. Stanislaus Catholic Church will officiate. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Visitation will be from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday at Nobles Funeral Chapel in Navasota.
A rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Mr. McClosky died Friday in Houston.
He was born in Richards and was a retired welder for the F.M.C. Corporation. He was a Catholic.
Survivors include his wife, Sophie McClosky of Houston; six daughters and three sons-in-law, Ruth and Rob Terry, Marcia Mercadante, Jo Ann Schillaci and Virginia McClosky, all of Houston, Patricia and Jim Hicks of Atlanta, and Marilyn and Arthur Burk of Anderson; two sons and daughters-in-law, Harold and Sue McClosky of Navasota and David and Verna McClosky of Highlands, Texas; four sisters and a brother-in-law, Martha Kolojacko of Wharton, Texas, Clara Buckner of Humble, Texas; Ellie Belnoske of New Waverly, Texas, and Frances and Adolph Bellinoski of Brookshire, Texas; 10 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Thomas Solon Bailey
Oct. 14, 1921 Sept. 3, 2000
CALDWELL Services for Thomas Solon Bailey, 78, of Caldwell are set for 10 a.m. Tuesday at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home in Caldwell.
The Rev. Steve Stigler will officiate. Burial will be in Caldwell Masonic Cemetery with military honors under the auspices of VFW Post 4458.
Mr. Bailey died Sunday in Burleson/St. Joseph Health Center in Caldwell.
He was born in Blevins, Ark., and was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Caldwell. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II and was a member of VFW Post No. 4458. He received a bachelors degree from the University of Houston and retired in 1981 as maintenance supervisor for the Texas Department of Transportation. He was a rancher.
Survivors include his wife, Fay Bailey of Caldwell; two sons and daughters-in-law, Thomas S. Jr. and Loretta Bailey of Washington, D.C., and Robert and Roxanne Bailey of Corpus Christi; a daughter and son-in-law, Ellen and Andrew Weichert of Bryan; a sister and brother-in-law, Mary Louise and V.C. Campbell of Georgetown, Texas; and seven grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the First United Methodist Church of Caldwell Building Fund.
Charles Thomas Tubb
Oct. 20, 1925 Sept. 2, 2000
CENTERVILLE Services for Charles Thomas Tubb, 74, of Centerville are set for 2 p.m. Monday at the Walters Funeral Home Chapel in Centerville.
The Rev. Billy Gunnels of the New Salem Baptist Church will officiate. Burial will be in the New Salem Cemetery in rural east Leon County.
Visitation will be from 8 a.m. to the time of the services Monday at the funeral home.
Mr. Tubb died Saturday at his home.
He was born in Centerville and lived most of his life in Leon County. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II and was a prisoner of war in Belgium, having been captured by the Germans. He was retired as a pipeline inspector for several contractors and oil companies throughout the United States.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Clara Mae Wilson Tubb.
Survivors include two daughters and sons-in-law, Linda and Earl Franklin and Laverne and Bob Hill, all of Centerville; three brothers, Elgin Tubb, Bennie Tubb and Albert Tubb, all of Centerville; a sister, Alpha Dell OBannon of Buffalo; four grandsons; seven great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Anne Cline Gould
March 28, 1917 Sept. 1, 2000
DALLAS Services for Anne Cline Gould, 83, of Dallas are set for 10 a.m. Thursday at the Preston Hollow United Methodist Church in Dallas.
Burial will be at 1 p.m. Friday in the Magnolia Cemetery in Woodville, Texas.
Arrangements are under the direction of Sparkman/Hillcrest Funeral Home in Dallas.
Ms. Gould died Friday.
She was born in Bryan and had lived in Dallas since 1994. She graduated from Stephen F. Austin High School in Bryan and Southern Methodist University in Dallas. She was a registered medical technologist for the Houston Health Department from 1955 until her retirement in 1983 and was a member of the Kappa Kappa Gamma Society.
Survivors include a nephew, Ben Cline; and numerous cousins, great nephews and great nieces.
Cleola Cashaw Morris
May 3, 1919 Aug. 30, 2000
Services for Cleola Cashaw Morris, 81, of Houston are set for 11 a.m. Tuesday at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church in Bryan.
The Rev. James Turner of the Agape Christian Center will officiate. Burial will be in Oakwood Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at the church.
Arrangements are under the direction of Barnes Funeral Home in Houston and Daniel & Son Funeral Home in Bryan.
Ms. Morris died Wednesday in Hermann Hospital in Houston.
She was born in Benchley and was a retired government employee.
Survivors include five brothers, Dr. Jessie Cashaw, James O. Cashaw, Londell Cashaw and Lorenza Cashaw, all of Houston, and Charles Cashaw of Bryan; a brother-in-law, Willie Paulk of Hoyt, Conn.; three sisters, Ikie M. Cooper of Bryan, Luetta Cashaw of Houston and Estene Paulk of Hoyt, Conn.; three sisters-in-law, Rosie Cashaw of Bryan, Sandra Cashaw and Helen Jean Cashaw, both of Houston; and numerous uncles, aunts, nieces and nephews.
Doris L. Rhodes
Oct. 1, 1930 Sept. 3, 2000
ROCKDALE Services for Doris L. Rhodes, 69, of Davilla are set for 11 a.m. Thursday at Friendship Methodist Church in Davilla.
The Rev. V.R. Hylton of Day Spring Church in Liberty, Texas, will officiate. Burial will be in the Friendship Cemetery near Davilla.
Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home in Rockdale.
Mrs. Rhodes died Sunday in Scott & White Hospital in Temple.
She was born in Bell County, Texas, and had lived in Davilla for eight years. She formerly lived in Baytown, Texas, for 40 years, and was a homemaker.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Bryant Rhodes Jr.
Survivors include two daughters and a son-in-law, Jeanette and Vernon Eldridge of Davilla and Teresa Kay Cook of Belton, Texas; four sisters, Juanita Cooper, Joyce Cryer and Wanda Thomson, all of Rockdale, and Stella Moore of Houston; four grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.
Odell Elnora Grear Walton
May 15, 1924 Sept. 1, 2000
Services for Odell Elnora Grear Walton, 76, of Bryan are set for 11 a.m. Wednesday at Peaceful Rest Missionary Baptist Church in Bryan.
The Rev. Charles Jefferson of Peaceful Rest Baptist Church will officiate. Burial will be in Wixon Creek Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday at Jones-Washington Mortuary in Bryan.
A wake service will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Mrs. Walton died Friday in St. Joseph Regional Health Center.
She was born in Brazos County and was a lifelong resident of Bryan. She was a member of Peaceful Rest Baptist Church and was a homemaker.
Survivors include three sons and two daughters-in-law, Quinton Jr. and Rita Walton and Clifford and Marilyn Walton, all of San Antonio, and James Emmitt Walton of Bryan; a sister, Daisy Hill Murphy of Grapeland, Texas; seven grandchildren; three nieces; and two nephews.
Linda Riley Woodruff
April 28, 1949 Sept. 2, 2000
HEARNE Memorial services for Linda Riley Woodruff, 51, of Gause are set for 1 p.m. Wednesday at Heartfield Funeral Home in Hearne.
Brent Eaton, chaplain of Hospice of Temple, Texas, will officiate.
Ms. Woodruff died Saturday in Richards Memorial Hospital in Rockdale.
She was born in Hearne and lived in Gause for three years. She had worked in the admissions and registrar offices of El Centro Community College in Dallas, Spring Creek Campus of Collin County Community College in Plano, Texas, and Texas A&M University.
Survivors include her longtime companion, Michael George; a son, Mark Woodruff of Sarasota, Fla.; a daughter, Candice Woodruff of San Antonio; her former husband, John H. Woodruff of Sarasota, Fla.; two brothers, Kim Riley of Dallas and Paul Riley of Garland, Texas; and her parents, James M. Riley of Dallas and Earline Bunn of Hearne.
Memorials may be made to Vista Care, 819 South 5th Street, Temple, Texas 76504.
Onofre Gregorio Posada
May 9, 1926 Sept. 4, 2000
MADISONVILLE Services for Onofre Gregorio Posada, 74, of Madisonville are set for 4 p.m. Wednesday at Madisonville Funeral Home.
The Rev. Michael Francis will officiate. Burial will be in the Madisonville City Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. to service time Wednesday at the funeral home.
Mr. Posada was born in San Bernando, Durango, Mexico. He received a college degree and was a school teacher for eight years. He then became a chef. He moved to Madisonville in 1977 and worked for Monterey Mushrooms for 10 years.
Survivors include his wife, Ramona Valdez Posada of Madisonville; six daughters and sons-in-law, Margarita P. and Rene Casanova, Silvia and Jorge Garcia Posada, all of Madisonville; Laura and Carlos Amaya of Houston, Mayela and Juan Hinojosa of Madisonville, Deyanira and Bart Ely of College Station, Claudia Posada of College Station; a brother, Jose Lino Posada of Del City, Texas; a stepbrother, Alerto Posada; a sister, Adelina Bothmer of El Paso, a stepsister, Ortencia Posada of California; and 15 grandchildren.
Alice Catherine Ogier Arnold
July 27, 1915 Aug. 31, 2000
ALEXANDRIA, Va. A memorial service for Alice Catherine Ogier Arnold, 85, of Alexandria, Va., formerly of Bryan, is set for Sept. 30 in Rusk, Texas.
Mrs. Arnold died Aug. 31.
She graduated from Bryan High School in 1932. She graduated from the Texas State College for Women. She spent her later years in Alexandria.
Survivors include her son, Dr. Thomas Arnold of Ohio; her daughter, Linda Arnold Cosgrove of Alexandria; one granddaughter; and two grandsons.
James Allen Dougan
May 2, 1946 Sept. 4, 2000
BRENHAM Services for James Allen Dougan, 54, of Brenham are set for 2 p.m. Thursday at Memorial Oaks Chapel in Brenham. The Rev. Darren Donaldson will officiate.
Graveside service will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday in the Houston V.A. Cemetery.
Mr. Dougan died Monday at his home.
He was born in Galveston and attended Dickinson High School.
He was an officer in the U.S. Army. He was a member of the VFW and Warrant Officers Association in Washington, D.C.
Survivors include his wife, Christina Dougan of Brenham; three sons, James Dougan of Tucson, Ariz., Kevin Dougan and Kyle Dougan, both of Brenham; two daughters and a son-in-law, Jennifer and Walter Looney, of San Diego, and Colleen Dougan of Brenham; a granddaughter; his parents, John H. and Nannie Belle Dougan of Brenham; a brother and sister-in-law, John H. and Joan Dougan of Wellborn; and a sister and brother-in-law, Barbara and Tom Collins of Dickinson, Texas.
Memorials may be made to the Brenham Chapter of Hospice Brazos Valley, 705 S. Austin St., Brenham, Texas 77833.
Cora Mae McDonald
Sept. 13, 1909 Sept. 5, 2000
BUCKHOLTS, Texas Services for Cora Mae McDonald, 90, of Buckholts are set for 11 a.m. Thursday in the Kathryn W. Green Chapel of Green-Patterson Funeral Home in Cameron. The Rev. James E. Lafferty will officiate. Burial will follow in the Oak Hill Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Mrs. McDonald died Tuesday in a Cameron nursing facility.
She was born in Milam County and was a housewife.
She was preceded in death by her husband, W.C. McDonald.
Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law, Wanda Rae and Frank Stewart of Houston; one grandchild, four great-grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.