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Posted by : Monitor Admin | On : May 19, 2017

Memorial services for Leon Crutchfield will be held Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at 11:30 a.m. at River of Life Church in Kemp with Pastor Paul Roberts officiating. Lunch will follow the service at Kemp Community Center.
Leon was born on March 3, 1951 in Dallas to parents James Crutchfield and Datha Dezelle and entered into eternal rest on May 16, 2017 at the age of 66.
Leon graduated from Kimball High School and went through the IBEW Local 59 Apprenticeship program. He was a Journeyman Electrician. Leon was a very loving and caring man with a BIG heart. He was ornery, but a great person that you could call upon anytime you needed something. Leon would do anything for the ones he kept close.
He loved his grandchildren and watching the Texas Rangers. Leon enjoyed eating good food and would plan a whole day around a good meal. He loved guns, knives and “ginger” his Dachsund. Leon was Christian by faith. He was an amazing man who will be missed by all who knew him.
Leon was preceded in death by his father James R. Crutchfield and grandparents Hubert and Lorene Crutchfield.
He is survived by his mother Datha Cruthfield of Mexia, wife Bobby Crutchfield of Seven Points, son Kenny Crutchfield and wife Crystal of Seven Points, son Allen Montemagno and wife Stephanie of Calif., grandchildren Megan, Erin, Hannah, Nicole, Isabella, Noah and Elijah, brother Roger Crutchfield and wife Rita of DeSoto, sister Leigh Ann Brewer and husband Steve, aunt Yvonne Slovacek and husband Raymond, aunt Sandra, nieces and nephews Stacey, J.C. Keri and Joc, other loving family members and many more friends.
A personal tribute may be made online at www.eubankcedarcreek.com.

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Posted by : Monitor Admin | On : May 17, 2017

Lisa Kay Benedek was born on Oct. 11, 1954 in Dallas to parents Cecil Roy Spoon and Betty Joyce Hardin and entered into eternal rest on May 10, 2017 at the age of 62.
Lisa loved her family and spending time with them. She loved dogs, watching movies and sitting down to read a good book. Lisa was Christian by faith. She was a very loving and caring lady who will be missed by all who knew and loved her.
Lisa was preceded in death by her parents and husband George Benedek.
She is survived by her son Billy Spurgeon and spouse Duane Farner of Galveston, sister Pamela Silva and spouse Rene of Seven Points, brother Roy Spoon, Sr. of Gun Barrel City, nephew Roy Spoon, Jr. of Caddo Mills, nephew Keith Spoon, best friends Cookie, Cindy, Sheryl and Jeff Harcourt, friend of the family Lee, other loving family members and many more friends.
A personal tribute may be made online at www.eubankcedarcreek.com.

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Posted by : Monitor Admin | On : May 17, 2017

Keith Joseph Haynes, 78, of Eustace passed away May 4, 2017 in Norfolk, Va.
Memorial services will be held at the Haynes home on Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 11 a.m. at 9630 C.R. 2514, Eustace.
Keith was an active member and past Master of Eustace Masonic Lodge No. 1199, past District Deputy Grand Master, Region No. 17, Grand Lodge of Texas, AFAM. He was Worthy Patron of Eustace Chapter No. 1062, Order of the Eastern Star, Grand Chapter of Texas.
Keith is survived by his wife Drucilla, of twenty-eight years, six children, LaVenia Haynes, Barbara Pettis, Esteen Pettis, James, Keith, Jr. (Lindsay) and Dria Thornhill, fourteen grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, two brothers, four sisters and several nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Eustace Lodge No. 1199, PO Box 428, Eustace, TX 75124 or Eustace Chapter 1062, Order of the Eastern Star, PO Box 613, Eustace, TX 75124.