Timothy J. Cureton Sr.  Obit

Panola Co. Cemeteries of TX

Submitted by Norm Mayfield


Marshall News Messenger

Saturday, February 04, 2006




Timothy J. Cureton Sr.

Hawthorn Funeral Home

Centennial Cemetery, Panola Co., TX


CARTHAGE – Funeral services for Timothy Jay Cureton Sr., 43, of Carthage will be 2 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 5, 2006, at Hawthorn Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Emos Lee and the Rev. Gary Armstrong officiating. Burial will follow at Centennial Cemetery in Panola County under the direction of Hawthorn Funeral Home.


Mr. Cureton died Thursday, Feb. 2, 2006, in Carthage . He was born March 3, 1962, in San Loranzo , Calif. , to Elias Varanos "E.V." and Shirley Isabelle Root Cureton. A 1980 graduate of Carthage High School , he worked at Car-Tex.


He is survived by his sons, Timothy Jay Cureton Jr. of Marshall and Michael Ethan Cureton of Carthage; his daughter, Brooke Cureton of Carthage; one granddaughter; his fiancé, Taunya Butler of Carthage; his father and stepmother, E.V. and Jimmie Cureton of Lake Murvaul; his brothers, Frank Doan of the Centennial community and Dana Doan of Marshall; other relatives and friends.


Pallbearers will be Mark Cureton, Steven Sadler, Henry Howard, James Woodrow, Aubra "Bubba" Williams and Gary Kennedy.


Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. tonight at the funeral home.


The family requests donations be made to Centennial Cemetery .