Entertainment/ Society
James Sterling Hackman
James Sterling Hackman, 53, of George West, died Friday, July 18, 2014. Mr. Hackman was born Dec. 5, 1960, in New Orleans, Louisiana, to William Gerald and Nancy Ann (Ryder) Hackman. He was the cra...
Frances Evelyn Wheeler Swenson
Frances Evelyn Wheeler Swenson was born in Tilden, Texas, to Nora and James Clifton Wheeler, Sr., in 1921, she passed away on July 5, 2014 at the age of 92. At a young age, Evelyn’s grandfather nic...
Cleo Elizabeth “Bootsie” (Smith) Katzfey
Cleo Elizabeth “Bootsie” (Smith) Katzfey, 68, of George West, died Saturday, June 28, 2014. Mrs. Katzfey was born Aug. 23, 1945, in Nueces County to Roy C. and Joy Pettit Smith. She married Martin ...
Cargile F. Jackson
Cargile F. Jackson, 82, formerly of Calliham, died Monday, June 23, 2014, in a hospital in Temple. Mr. Jackson was born in Union Town, Kentucky, on Sept. 9, 1931, to Cargile and Rose Mary (Tiffer) ...

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