Pilgrim Rest Cemetery # 2
Golden, Wood Co. Cemeteries of TX
Submitted by Elaine Nall Bay
|Last Name||First Name||Birth||Death||Comments|
|Brittain||Elizabeth||Apr 08 1958||Feb 25 2005||Obit|
|Brown||Ida||Sep 11 1917||April 29 2005||Rains County Leader May 3, 2005|
|Brumit||Roy Travis||Sep 19 1923||May 23 2006||Rains County Leader May 30, 2006|
|Johnson||Charles Douglas, Jr||Sep 24 1997||Mar 18 2005||
Rains County Leader March 22, 2005
|Parker||Janie||May 04 1934||Jul 14 2006||
Rains County Leader July 18, 2006
|Patrick||Thelma||May 23 1909||Feb 04 2005||Obit|
|Russom||Ernie C||Oct 05 1923||Sep 15 2004||Obit|
|Saunders||Christopher Paul||July 24, 1946||May 18, 2008||Rains County Leader, May 20, 2008|
|Thomason||Bobbie Nell||Dec 12 1945||Feb 17 2006||Rains County Leader May 30 2004|
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Graveside services for Christopher Paul Saunders, 61, of Alba, are scheduled for 12:00 noon Thursday, May 22, at Pilgrim Rest No. 2 Cemetery, Golden, with Father Pat Hanser officiating, under direction of Wilson-Bartley Funeral Home of Alba.
Mr. Saunders passed away Sunday, May 18, at his residence.
He was born July 24, 1946, in Sacramento, Calif., to the late Jack and Winifred Buckley Saunders.
He served in the Air Force as a Security Policeman and drove a truck for 35 years. The last ten years he drove for Marten Transport in Mondovie, Wisc. He was a Catholic and a volunteer fireman for the Courtland, California Fire Department. He lived most of his life in California with a short period in Colorado prior to moving to Alba 12 years ago.
Survivors include his wife, Carol Kendrick Saunders of Alba; son, James Stradley of Kissimmee, Fla.; daughters, Tammy Becker of Alba and Teri Foster of Emory; brothers, Rocky Saunders and Bruce Saunders, both of Sacramento, Calif., and Rick Saunders of Utah; sister, Pam Deitrich of San Diego, Calif.; five grandchildren, Brian, Vickie, Syrina, Zack, and Amber; two great grandchildren, Jackson and Joshua.
Family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. ~ ~ ~ Rains County Leader, Tuesday, May 20, 2008
Funeral services for Nannie Ida Brown, 87, of Alba were held at 2:00 p.m., Monday, May 2, at Pilgrim Rest #2 Baptist Church in Golden, with Bro. Louis Strehlow and Bro. James Spurgeon officiating. Burial was in Pilgrim Rest #2 Cemetery, Golden, under the direction of Wilson-Bartley Funeral Home of Alba. Pallbearers were Tony Russell, Curtis Brown, Jack Brown, Don Brown, Dale Brown, and Benny Brown. Mrs. Brown died Friday, April 29, at The Heritage Nursing Home, Quitman. She was born September 11, 1917, in Wood County to Charley K. and Eddie Murdock Robinson. She lived all of her life in the Golden area. She was a member of Pilgrim Rest #2 Baptist Church, and she was a homemaker. She is survived by a niece, Polly Scrimshire of Longview; brother-in-law, Mark Brown of Denton; sister-in-law, Maydelle Buie of Mineola; and other nieces and nephews on the Brown side of the family. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, D.T. Brown; brother, Basel B. Robinson; and two sisters, Marie M. Odell and LaVera Wilson.
Services for Charles Douglas Johnson Jr., 7, of Mineola were held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, March 22, at Sand Springs Baptist Church with the Rev. Robert Stovall and Bro. Wade Eddie officiating. Burial was in Pilgrim Rest No. 2 Cemetery, Golden, under the direction of Beaty Funeral Home, Mineola. Master Johnson died March 18 in a Quitman hospital. He was born Sept. 24, 1997, in Tyler. He was in the first grade at Alba-Golden ISD, and was active in pee-wee football and soccer in Mineola, and basketball and baseball in Alba. Survivors include his parents, Charles Douglas Sr. and Shelley Annette Perkins Johnson of Mineola; sister, Alexis Paige Johnson of Mineola; grandparents, Carolyn Johnson of Rowlett, Linda Perkins of Grand Saline, and William Perkins of Emory; aunts, uncles and cousins.
Rains County Leader June 27, 1996
Funeral services for Virginia Ann Jones, 73, of Golden were held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, June 24, at San Springs Baptist Church, Mineola, with Bro. Jim Parker officiating. Burial was at Pilgrim Rest No.2, Golden, under the direction of Wilson-Bartley Funeral Home, Alba. Pallbearers were Nathan Jones, Mitchell Jones, Lonnie Jones, MIke West, Jody West, Heith Galyean, Josh Galyean, Jason Jones, and Dusty Jones. Mrs. Jones died Thursday, June 22, 2006, at ETMC-Tyler. She was born on August 14, 1932, in GOlden. She lived all of her life in Wood County and was an owner/operator of a restaurant. She was a member of Pilgrim Rest #2 Baptist Church. She is survived by four sons and their spouses, Lynn and Becky Jones of Alba, Phil and Sue Jones of Golden, Ricky and Paula Jones of Oklahoma City, Okla., and Dural Jones of California; daughter and husband, Twanda and Darrell Galyean of Golden; brother, Jerry and Helen Hudgins of Grand Saline; 14 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, Harvey E. and Myrtie P. Ferguson Murdock; husband, Alvis Jones; daughter, Ann West on December 5, 2005; brother, Wayne Murdock; and sister, Vallie Murdock.