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Posted by : Monitor Admin | On : July 26, 2015

SURATT OBIT

Memorial services for Larry W. Suratt were held Monday, July 13, 2015 at Eubank Cedar Creek Memorial Chapel in Mabank with Rev. James Cox officiating.
Larry was born on November 6, 1962 in Dallas to parents Doyle Suratt and Samuel Molanders and entered into eternal rest on July 7, 2015 at the age of 52.
Larry was called “Pawpaw” by his grandchildren. He loved his girls and his family dearly.
Larry enjoyed being outdoors; going hunting, camping, riding horses and shooting guns.
He owned a window cleaning service for over 10 years.
Larry was Baptist by faith and had a good heart; he loved everyone, especially kids, and would help anyone without exception.
He was a loving and caring man who will be missed tremendously by his family and friends.
Larry was preceded in death by his father, brothers; Donald Ray Huggin and Billy Mack Hays and his best friend Otis Richmond.
He is survived by his loving wife of 35 years Tammy Suratt of Mabank, daughters; Tamara Russell of Boonville, IN, Tonya Suratt of Mabank, Tosha Miller and husband Bobby of Mabank, grandchildren; Madison, Emily, Luke, Levi and Ryan, mother Sammie Finch, brothers; David Hawthorne and Doyle Hawthorne, 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 : July 26, 2015

Johnny Walten Cross was born Oct. 14, 1944, in Dallas, to parents Ammon Cross and Johnnie Lee Dollar, and entered into rest July 21, 2015, at the age of 70.
Johnny was known as “Pop” by his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
He was strong in his faith and his life revolved around his family. Johnny loved bull riding, being outdoors, fishing and making homemade custom knives. He was an avid reader; especially The Holy Bible and he loved western novels.
Johnny served in the United States Navy and worked as a surveyor for more than 25 years.
He donated his time to schools, churches and municipalities. Johnny was a member of the Lakeview Assembly of God Church in Seven Points where he taught the Royal Rangers. He was a very loving and caring man who will be tremendously missed by all who knew and loved him.
Johnny was preceded in death by his parents, sister Phoebe Cross and brother Glenn Cross.
He is survived by his loving wife, Linda Cross of Mabank, sons Bryan Cross and wife Vicky of Gun Barrel City, Denny Cross and wife Debbie of Mabank and John Cross and wife Linda of Mabank; daughter Gina Brown and husband Trace of Mabank, 12 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren, brother Doug Cross and wife Anna of Kemp, sister Rita Hamilton of Terrell, other loving family members and many more friends.
A graveside service will be held at a later date at the Dallas-Fort Worth National Cemetery in Dallas.
A personal tribute may be made online at www.eubankcedarcreek.com.

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Posted by : Monitor Admin | On : July 26, 2015

Picture FolderTanisia Obit

Thomas “Tommy” L. Tanisia, 67, of Gun Barrel City, went home to be with his Savior July 19, 2015, after a long battle with cancer.
He was born March 31, 1948, in New Orleans, La., to Thomas Louis and Gladys “Rita” (Eagan) Tanisia.
Tommy proudly served his country for four years in the United States Air Force and was a Vietnam veteran.
He retired from the Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD.
Tommy is survived by his loving wife, Lesa (Denbow) Tanisia, children Leslie Hurt and Amanda Shuck, all of Carrollton; two grandchildren, stepchildren, Chris Hampton of Fate, and Che Hampton of Garland, four step-grandchildren, sisters Rai Daigle of Mandeville, La., and Gaynell Donelon of Metairie, La.; nephews Mark Daigle and Sean Donelon; and niece Kim Phares.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
A memorial service was held July 23, 2015, at Rest Haven Funeral Home Chapel in Rockwall.
Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of one’s choice.