Shelby County News

Week ending March 07, 2019
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The Shelby County Historical Society will hold its monthly meeting March 19, 2019 at 2:00 P.M. in the Shelby County Museum on Pecan Street. Our guest speaker this month will be Mr. Bill O'Neal. Mr. O'Neal is the Texas State Historian and is a well-known author. He has written many books about the history of Texas. He taught history for many years at Panola College.  He will speak to us about East Texan, Audie Murphy, the most decorated War Hero. Everyone is invited to attend.
 

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CORRECTION ON E-MAIL ADDRESS

We were able to get the use of our original e-mail account back. 

Its address is shelbymuseum@sbcglobal.net 
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Pictures of Center High School for the years 2004, 2006, 2007, 2008 & 2009

are now on our website.

 

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DONATIONS TO THE MUSEUM

Billy Bob and Lisa McAdams

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OBITUARIES


 

OSCAR DOMINGUEZ-PEREZ
Oscar Dominguez-Perez, 82, of Tenaha, died March 3, 2019. Interment was in Restland Cemetery, Tenaha, Texas. He was born February 5, 1937 in San Vicente, Guerrero, Mexico to Antonio and Rosa Dominguez-Perez. He was preceded in death by, Parents; two Brothers; two Sisters. Survivors include, Daughters, Leticia Dominguez , Reyna Dominguez; Sons, Oscar Dominguez, Jr, Rodrigo Dominguez , Darby Dominguez , Diego Dominguez.
Online condolences can be sent at www.mangumfh.net.
Mangum Funeral Home, Center, Texas
 
EARL SMITH
Earl Smith, 87, of Shreveport, Louisiana, died March 1, 2019 in Bossier City, Louisiana. Interment was in Strong Cemetery, Shelby County. He was born on July 26, 1931 in Shreveport to Thomas Smith and Patsy Nabors. He served his country in the United States Marine Corps serving in both the Vietnam War and Korean War. He was preceded in death by, Parents; Wife, Wardella Smith; Brother, Joel Smith. Survivors include, Son, David Smith; Daughters, Susan Giddens, Stayce Malone.
Online condolences can be sent at www.mangumfh.net.
Mangum Funeral Home, Center, Texas
PAULETTE TAYLOR
Paulette Taylor, 76, of Midlothian, died March 2, 2019, in Midlothian. Interment will be in Willow Grove Cemetery, Shelby County. She was born March 21, 1942, in Dayton, to Marvin Lester Hall and Nina Mae Abernathy Hall. She was preceded in death by, Parents; Husband, Curtis Taylor; numerous siblings. Survivors include, Daughter, Angela Bryce & fiancÚ Gary Shreve of Midlothian; Brother, Marvin Hall Jr. & wife Marie of Splendora.
Online condolences can be sent at www.watsonandsonsfuneralhome.com
Watson and Sons Funeral Home, Center, Texas
ROYCE G. BUCKLEY, SR.
Royce G. Buckley Sr., 81, of Center, died March 2, 2019, in Shreveport, Louisiana. He was born in a log cabin November 17, 1937, in Huxley, to B. C. Buckley and Mattie Lee Armstreet Buckley. He was preceded in death by, Parents; Wife, Marie; Wife, Dorthy; Stepmother, Marjorie Wilburn Buckley. Survivors include, Children, Deborah Edwards & husband James of Waxahachie; Royce Buckley Jr. & wife Diana of Waxahachie; Brothers, Johnny A Buckley of Huxley, Larry Buckley of Bridge City.
Online condolences can be sent at www.watsonandsonsfuneralhome.com
Watson and Sons Funeral Home, Center, Texas
ELMER RAY ROBERTS
Elmer Ray Roberts, 82 of, Timpson, died March 4, 2019 at Garrison Nursing Home, Garrison, Texas. Interment will be in Smyrna Cemetery, Shelby County. Survivors include, Wife, Annie Neal Crockett of Timpson; Daughter, Shareka Roquemore of Shreveport, Louisiana; Son, Ricardo Crockett of Houston; Sisters, Lena Williams of Timpson, Corine Hooper of Austin; Brother, George Roberts, Jr. of Freeport.
Community Funeral Home, Center, Texas
ANA’STASIA WILLIAMS
Infant Ana'stasia Williams of San Augustine died March 4, 2019 in Nacogdoches Memorial Hospital. Interment will be in Corinth Cemetery, Sexton, Texas. Survivors include, Mother, Kiana Watts of San Augustine; Father, Monterrio Williams of Center; Grandmother, Lutishia Barnes of San Augustine; Grandfather, Maurice Watts, Jr. of San Augustine; Grandmother, Farah Williams of Center.
Community Funeral Home, Center, Texas

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