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Sept 8, 2006
Leona Warren, 88, of Celeste died the morning of Sept. 6, 2006, at
Smith Nursing Home. Funeral services are at 2 p.m. today at Coker-Mathews
Funeral Home chapel with Kenny Stone officiating. Burial follows at Shady
Grove Cemetery. Daughter of David C. and Emma Lou White Shrader, she was
born April 23, 1918, in Hunt County. On Dec. 24, 1938, she was married to
Jesse J. “Jack” Warren. Mrs. Warren worked for Henson Kickernick for 15
years. She was a member of Family Fellowship. Surviving are her husband
of Celeste; a son and daughter-in-law, William E. “Rusty” and Debbie
Warren of Celeste; two grandchildren, David Warren of Austin and John
Warren of Dallas; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in
death by her parents; three brothers, Arlo Shrader, Robert G. Shrader and
David Noel Shrader; and four sisters, Gusie Mae Brown, Mattie Lou Hogue,
Juanita Gregory and Billye Floyce Shrader. Pallbearers are Doug Latimer,
Dennis Moser, Richard Tharp, Forest Kennedy, Mike Kubacak and Glover
Greenville Herald Banner
Sept 9, 2006
Ruby Ray Burkett, 92, of Greenville died Sept. 7, 2006, at Presbyterian
Hospital of Greenville. Funeral services are scheduled at 2 p.m. Sunday at
Shady Grove Baptist Church under the direction of Coker-Mathews Funeral
Home. Rev. Rodney Williams and Rev. Benny Chaffin will officiate. Burial
is in Shady Grove Cemetery. Mrs. Burkett was born July 30, 1914, in
Greenville to Earnest Elwood and Mollie Prince Williams. She was married
to James Cecil Burkett on June 11, 1929, in Dallas. Mrs. Burkett was
retired from Greenville Independent School District’s food services. She
had been a member of Shady Grove Baptist Church since 1947 where she
worked with the WMU and as a Sunday school teacher.
Surviving are a son, J.E. Burkett and wife Sally; a grandson, Harold Wayne
Burkett and wife Renee of Greenville; three great-grandchildren; and a
sister, Myranette Reding of Sherman. She was preceded in death by her
husband on Nov. 13, 1996; her parents; one sister, Velma Strickland; a
daughter-in-law, Louise Burkett; and granddaughter Pam Burkett.
Pallbearers are Tom McAllister, Jearl Dunavin, Mike Heines, Aaron G.
Williams, Harry Garlington and Jimmy Babb. Visitation is from 6 to 8 p.m.
today at the funeral home
The Greenville Herald Banner
Monday, Oct 16, 2006
Mr. Julius M. “Shorty” Andrews, 84 of Greenville died Saturday, Oct.
14, 2006, at a local nursing home. Funeral services are at 2 p.m. Tuesday,
Oct. 17, 2006, in the Peters Funeral Home chapel with Rev. Joel Arnold
officiating and burial to follow in the Shady Grove Cemetery. Visitation
is from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home. Julius was born to parents
J.M. Andrews Sr. and Ida Morgan Andrews on Dec.14,1921. He married
Jacqueline Landruth on June 24, 1944, in Ardmore Okla. Julius served is
country in the United States Air Force and was a retired employee of the
mail service industry. He had a great love for reading and wood working.
Mr. Andrews is survived by a brother Olan Andrews of Greenville, six
grandchildren, Randy Andrews of Irving, Sean Andrews of Houston, Jeffery
Andrews of California, Aubrey Andrews, Preston Andrews, and Blake Andrews
all of Indiana, several nieces, nephews, and extended family. He was
preceded in death by his parents, wife Jacqueline, and a son, Marty
Andrews. Peters Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.