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Posted by : Monitor Admin | On : August 12, 2016

LEGRAND OBIT

Funeral services for Cindy Ann Legrand were held Aug. 12 at Eubank Cedar Creek Memorial Chapel in Mabank, with Pastor Woody and Carrie Ponder officiating. Interment followed the service at New Hope Cemetery in Mineola.
Cindy was born on July 2, 1938 in Galveston, to parents Benjamin and Mary (Cicco) Todora and entered into eternal rest on August 7, 2016 at the age of 78.
Cindy was a “Rock Star” and a real “Ms. Hollywood.” She was known to her family and friends as “Cindy Darling”. Cindy was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She enjoyed time with her family and friends; whether it was singing karaoke, dancing, cooking, shopping or singing. Cindy loved her “bling” and she was always dressed to the nines. She was a beautiful person inside and out. Cindy was non-denominational and attended Rockin’ Country Church. She was a very loving, fun and caring lady who will be missed tremendously by all those who knew and loved her.
Cindy was preceded in death by her parents, brother Frank Todora and sister-in-law Helen Todora.
She is survived by her loving husband Jimmy Legrand of Mabank, son Johnny Graham and wife Melanie of Carthage, son Ben Graham of Gun Barrel City and son Gary Graham and wife Connie of Irving, granddaughters Nicole Graham of White Hall, Ohio, Kristine Graham of Newark, Ohio, Rachael Nichols and husband Brock of Granbury and Natalie Graham of Dallas, six great-grandchildren, 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 : August 12, 2016

Claude Jackson

Claude Jackson, 84, of Trinidad passed away on Aug. 8, 2016 in Trinidad.
He was born June 14, 1932 in Missouri to William Byron Jackson and Leona Becraft Jackson. The Jacksons moved to Trinidad when Claude was a little boy.
Claude served our country’s military forces in the United States Air Force.
He is preceded in death by his parents, William and Leona, brothers Gene and Andrew Jackson and son James Zaferro.
He is survived by his wife, Billie Jackson, son Pete Zeferro and wife Madaline, son Billy Don Gifford, daughters Linda Reese and husband Doyle and family and Pamela Brown, sisters Virginia “Doll” Carmichael and family, Susan Stanfield and family, two grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
A memorial service was held 10 a.m. Aug 12 at the First United Methodist Church, Trinidad, with Pastor Anita Dinwiddie officiating.

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Posted by : Monitor Admin | On : August 10, 2016

Sherbert ObitFuneral services for James Lewis Sherbert Sr. of Kemp, were held August 8 at Anderson-Clayton Bros. Funeral Home in Kemp.
James was born on April 24, 1938 in Dallas to parents Mallard and Ethel (Horton) Sherbert and entered into eternal rest on August 5, 2016 at the age of 78.
“Lewis” as he was sometimes called, was a loving father, Pa Pa, and Grandpa, and an avid fisherman and hunter. He had worked as an assistant manager for Cedar Creek Lumber in Seven Points and as a forklift driver for Redman Manufacturing in Athens. James was a loving, caring man who will be missed by all who knew him.
James was preceded in death by his parents, wife Barbara Jean Sherbert, son James L. Sherbert Jr. and three sisters.
He is survived by his daughter Rhonda Hazelip and Michael McGuire of Kemp, son Edward Glen Sherbert and fiancé Ralf Baumann of Sydney, Australia, grandson James Sherbert III and Melissa of Kemp, grandson Kevin Hazelip and Shannon of Cross Roads, granddaughter Christie Miller of Kemp, granddaughter Mandy Helton and Greg of Marion, N.C., 11 great-grandchildren, three great-great-grandchildren, other family and many more friends.
A personal tribute can be made online at www.andersonclaytonkemp.com.