Shelby County News

Week Ending February 19, 2015



The Shelby County Historical Society would like to announce their upcoming monthly meeting:

March 17, 2015 at 2:00 P.M. - Guest Speaker, Dr. Bill O'Neal

This meeting will be in the Shelby County Museum, 230 Pecan Street.  Everyone is invited to attend.




Robert Lee Sholar, 59, of Beckville, died February 14, 2015 at his home. Interment was in Jackson Cemetery, Shelby County. He was born on March 13, 1955, in Center, Texas to Andrew Ollis Sholar, Sr. and Ethel Lee Lewis Sholar. He was preceded in death by his parents. Survivors include, Wife, Almeda Sholar of Beckville; Son, Shannon Cox & wife, Margaret of Beckville; Brothers, Andrew Sholar, Jr. & wife, Jenny of Joaquin, John Sholar, Sr. of Joaquin, Richard Sholar, Sr. & wife, Scottie of Joaquin; Sisters, Martha Manasco of Logansport, Laura Rushing & husband, Bill of Nacogdoches.
Online condolences can be sent at 
Jerry Margarett Nix, 76, of Timpson, Texas, died February 15, 2015, in Nacogdoches, Texas. Interment was in Shiloh Cemetery, Rusk County. She was born October 18, 1938 in Dallas, Texas to Frank and Francis Sawyer Rains. Survivors include, Husband, Jimmy Nix, Sr.; Sons, Jimmy Nix, Jr. & wife, Lucy of Terrell, Texas, Jonathan Nix & wife, Donna of Scurry, Texas; Daughter, Sharon Bridges of Longbranch, Texas; Sisters, Frankie Rawson, Dallas, Texas, Laura Hargrove, Dallas, Texas.
Online condolences can be sent at 
Taylor Funeral Home, Timpson, Texas
Mable Green Campbell, 61, of Tyler, formerly of Center, died February 17, 2015 in Tyler. Interment will be in Resthaven Memorial Park, Jacksonville, Texas. She was born January 15, 1954 in Eldorado, Arkansas to Charles and Martha Green. She was preceded in death by, Parents; Husband, Larry B. Campbell. Survivors include, Daughter, Amanda Franklin & husband, Andrew Maricle of Tyler; Sister, Neoma Clephas; Brother, Eddie green & wife, Donna all of Tenaha; Brother in-law, Tom Campbell & wife, Nancy of Whitehouse.
Autry Funeral Home Chapel
Robert Douglas Campbell, 72, of Nacogdoches, died February 11, 2015 in Nacogdoches. Interment was in Holly Springs Cemetery, Shelby County. He was born July 20, 1942 in Houston, Texas to Ruth Morris Campbell and James Edward Campbell. He was preceded in death by, Mother, Ruth Morris Campbell; Father, James Campbell; Stepfather, Lynn Morris. Survivors include, Wife, Lou Ann Campbell; Sister, Beverly Herrod; Brother-in-law, Douglas Herrod.
Online condolences can be sent at 
Watson and Sons Funeral Home, Center, Texas





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