Shelby County News

 

Week Ending June 07 , 2018
             
November 11, 2018 will be the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I. With the help of Mr. Larry Hume, the Shelby County Museum has a display honoring all Shelby County Soldiers involved in the war. We will have an open house from 1:00 P. M. until 4:00 P. M. on June 29, 2018 and invite everyone to come to see this tribute.

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The 2018 graduating senior pictures are available on our website.  Click on Schools and go to each school and click on 2018.

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OBITUARIES

 

DANA ANN ADAMS FOUNTAIN
Dana Ann Adams Fountain, 55, of Center, died June 3, 2018, in Center. Interment was in Spring Ridge Cemetery, San Augustine County. She was born February 11, 1963, in Center, to George Fane Adams and Effie Bernice Warr Adams. . She was preceded in death by, Parents; Husband, Bert Fountain; Brothers, Randy Adams, Dean Adams. Survivors include, Daughter, Hanna Fountain of Center and fiancÚ, Kurtis Cougler; Brothers, Jerryl Adams & wife, Phyllis, of Center, Mike Adams & wife, Cathy, of Center, Steve Adams & wife, Jean, of Nacogdoches, Mark Adams of Center, Kip Adams & wife, Tracy, of Center; Sisters, Wanda Noles & husband, Freddy, of Carthage, Jana Ivy & husband, Randy, of Nacogdoches; Sister-in-law, Jeanne Adams.
Online condolences can be sent at www.watsonandsonsfuneralhome.com
Watson and Sons Funeral Home, Center, Texas
 
RONNIE LOUIS MORA
Ronnie Louis Mora, 53, of Nacogdoches, died June 2, 2018, at his residence. Interment was in Short Cemetery, Shelby County. He was born January 22, 1965, in Dallas, to Edward D. Mora and Marie Robinson Mora. He was preceded in death by, Son, Jarrod Wayne Mora; Brother, Greg Mora. Survivors include, Wife, Mona Mora of Nacogdoches; Sons, Jordan Louis Mora & wife, Mackenzie, of Nacogdoches, Jaron Kane Mora of Nacogdoches; Parents, Edward D. Mora and Marie Robinson Mora; Brothers, Jerry Mora of Pasadena, Gary Mora of Center; Mother-in-law, Pat Evans.
Online condolences can be sent at www.watsonandsonsfh.com
Watson and Sons Funeral Home, Center, Texas
 
PAUL JACKSON, JR.
Paul Jackson Jr., 81, of Joaquin, died June 3, 2018, in Center. Interment was in Willow Grove Cemetery, Shelby County. He was born May 22, 1937, in Shelbyville, to Paul Allan Jackson Sr. and Annie Ruth Stevens Jackson. He retired from the U.S.Marine Corps. He was preceded in death by, Parents; Brother, Raymond Jackson. Survivors include, Wife, Carolyn Jackson of Joaquin, Texas; Children, David Jackson & spouse, Glen, of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Vicki Goings of Jacksonville, North Carolina, Patti Soto of Jasper, Indiana, Terri Nugent & husband, Robert, of Joaquin, Texas; Siblings, Dan Jackson of Springhill, Louisiana, James Jackson of Tenaha, Texas, Judith Adams & husband, Hollie, of Tenaha, Sheila Wiggins & husband, Chuck, of Shreveport, Louisiana.
Online condolences can be sent at www.watsonandsonsfh.com
Watson and Sons Funeral Home, Center, Texas
 
JANIE SUE ANDERSON SONIER
Janie Sue Anderson Sonier, 73, of Spring, Texas, formerly of Timpson, Texas, died June 2, 2018 in Spring, Texas. Interment will be in Timpson Missionary Baptist Church Cemetery. She was born September 17, 1944 in Houston, Texas to William Turner and Pauline Bennett Anderson. She was preceded in death by, Husbands, Howard “Pete” Lee Glover, Alexander M. Sonier; Brother, Billy Joe Anderson. Survivors include, Daughter, Debra Glover Marek of Houston, Texas; Sister-in-law, Barbara Anderson.
Online condolences can be sent at www.taylorfh.net 
Taylor Funeral Home, Timpson, Texas
 
DOROTHY MAE POLLEY
Dorothy Mae Polley, 80, of the East Liberty Community, died May 26, 2018 at her residence. Interment was in Rather Cemetery. Shelby County. Survivors include, Daughters, Roberta Hoff of Dallas, Darlene Nana of Center, Regena Polley Egharevba of Dallas, Cynthia Kennedy of Dallas, Angelia Polley of Dallas; Son, Robert (Shelia) Polley of Texarkana, Texas.
Community Funeral Home, Center, Texas
ROBERT E. DIXON
Robert E. Dixon, 83, of Houston, died May 27, 2018 in Houston. Interment was in Westview Cemetery, Center, Texas. Survivors include, Wife, LaNor Dixon of Houston; Sons, David E. Swindle Dixon of Nacogdoches, John Dixon of Lufkin, Roger D. Dixon of Dayton; Daughters, Joyce Watkins of Nacogdoches, Mary Netherly of Center.
Community Funeral Home, Center, Texas
BILLY JOE RICHARDS
Billy Joe Richards, 88, of Tenaha, died June 3, 2018, in Center. Interment was in Enterprise Cemetery, Shelby County. He was born September 24, 1929, in Shelby County, to Martin L. Richards and Reable K. Richards. He proudly served in the United States Army. He was preceded in death by, Parents; Daughter, Beverly Pierce; Siblings, E.B. Richards, Jerry Richards, Helen Tyler, Bonnie Jean Richards. Survivors include, Wife, Annie Ruth Richards of Tenaha; Children, Edward Richards of Tenaha, Tracy Barr & husband, Steve, of Center, Martha Shelton of Joaquin, Billie Pritchett of Joaquin, Marty Pierce of Joaquin.
Online condolences can be sent at www.watsonandsonsfh.com
Watson and Sons Funeral Home, Center, Texas
 

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