Sep

28

Posted by : Monitor Admin | On : September 28, 2014

Margie Mae McCarley

Margie Mae McCarley

A Celebration of Life for Margie Mae McCarley, of Gun Barrel City, was held Saturday, September 27, 2014 at Moorehead-Melton Cemetery in Eustace with Rev. Max Rush officiating.
Margie was born on August 1, 1914 in Henderson County, Texas to parents Pleasant Patrick Banks and Emma Bab Gary Banks and entered into rest on September 24, 2014 at the age of 100.
Margie married the love of her life, Loyd Raymond McCarley on August 12, 1933. They shared a wonderful life together for 66 years. Margie was a nurse during World War II. She went to college and took typing classes and became a Real Estate Broker at the age of 58.
She was a pianist for many churches and a devoted Chaplin to the female inmates at Henderson and Kaufman County jails, till the age of 93. Margie was a devout Christian and spent her entire life spreading God’s word. Her love of the Lord and enthusiasm for the word spilled over every aspect of her life. Margie was a very loving and caring lady who will be missed by all who knew her.
Margie was preceded in death by her parents; PP and Emma, husband Loyd Raymond McCarley, son Lloyd Wayne McCarley, daughter Peggy June McCarley, grandchildren; Cindy Lou Harrison and Judy Ann Rhodes.
She is survived by her daughters; Barbara Hedrick and husband Tony Hedrick and Margie Elizabeth McCarley, daughter-in-law; Faye McCarley, grandchildren; Debbie McCandless, John Richard Kennedy, Carolyn Sue Leonhard, Bobby Joe Crance, Ernest D. Swindle, Rodney Joe Crance, Antionette Carey and Lori Ann DaSilva, 22 great-grandchildren and 11 great-great-grandchildren, other loving family members and many more friends.
A personal tribute may be made online at www.eubankcedarcreek.com.

Sep

28

Posted by : Monitor Admin | On : September 28, 2014

Ingeburg Lipp

Ingeburg Lipp

Memorial services for Ingeburg Lipp, 91, were held Sept. 27, 2014, at Moorhead Epps Funeral Home with Rev. Wayne Pritchford officiating.
Lipp was born in Darmstadt, Germany August 15, 1923, to Louise Wagner and Wilhelm Dyruff and passed away Sept. 22, 2014 in Athens.
She is preceded in death by her husband Manfred Lipp; and brothers Egon Dyroff and Hans Dyroff.
She is survived by her children Walter Lipp and his wife Connie, Kathy Figge, Barbara Meare and Debbie Harding; sister-in-law Charlotte Boise; seven grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and numerous other family members.

Sep

25

Posted by : Monitor Admin | On : September 25, 2014

Funeral services for Nancy Marie Blythe, 91, were held Sept. 20, 2014, at the Anderson-Clayton Brothers Chapel in Kemp with Rev. Jim Renfro officiating. Interment followed at Shiloh Cemetery under the direction of Anderson-Clayton Brothers.
Blythe was born April 29, 1923, in Gunter, to Elizabeth (Breeden) and John Austin Mullins, and died Sept. 17, 2014, in Corsicana.
She was a member of the Church of Christ in Kemp.
She married James Duncan Blythe Nov. 29, 1940, in Styx, and they farmed together until 1958.
They had three children, Nelda Roberts, Linda Donawho and Sharon Burnett.
Blythe was married to her second husband, Wiley C. Rogers, Aug. 27, 1993.
She worked for and later owned the Perry R. Blythe Insurance Agency in Kemp.
She loving and unselfishly served the community for more than 40 years.
She was a dear, loving wife, and mother to her three daughters and sons-in-law. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends, who will remember her for her unconditional love, generosity and helpfulness.
“Nana” was adored by her grandchildren whom she showered with love. Her heart was a garden of love.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, J.D. Blythe in 1984, second husband, Wiley C. Rogers, in 2013, parents, brothers Earl and A.J. Mullins, sister Annie Pryor, daughters Nelda Roberts and Linda Donawho and husband Stan Donawho; grandsons Dewey Hobson Roberts, III and Kyle Donawho.
Survivors include her son-in-law, Dewey Roberts of Austin; daughter Sharon Burnett and husband Eddie of Kemp; grandson James Roberts and wife Reesa of Marble Falls, Jeff Roberts and wife Sondra of Leander, Michael Donawho and wife Beverly of Elmo, Edward Burnett and wife Amanda of Houston; granddaughter-in-law Florence Donawho of Pipe Creek; granddaughter Ashliegh Naylor and husband Scott of Austin; great-granddaughters Brittany Scheid and husband Daniel, Amanda Donawho, Lacie Smith, Emily Snyder and husband Mathew and Janine Donawho; great-grandsons Dylan, Reid, Justin and Jack Roberts; great-great-grandchildren Blaze, Jaxson and Emma Lee Scheid, and Christopher Joseph Snyder.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the International Lyme and Associated Diseases Society (ILADS), P.O. Box 341461, Bethesda, MD 20827-1461, in honor of her beautiful granddaughter, Ashliegh Blythe Burnett Naylor.