Jan

11

Posted by : Monitor Admin | On : January 11, 2017

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Robert “Bobby” Eugene Dyer was born on April 30, 1941 in Ft. Smith, Ark. to parents Leonard Hugh and Adele Onita (Williams) Dyer and entered into eternal rest on Jan. 6, 2017 at the age of 75.
Robert was known as “Bobby” to his family and friends. Bobby served in the United States Marine Corps. He liked to travel, especially to the casinos to do some gambling. Bobby loved being outdoors, whether it was fishing or golfing.
He was Baptist by faith and attended Calvary Baptist in Pleasant Grove. Bobby was a very kind and loving man who will be missed by all who knew him.
Bobby was preceded in death by his parents, son Robert Dyer Jr. and brother Leonard “Bo” Dyer Jr.
He is survived by his loving wife Billie Dyer, son Terry Dyer and wife Maria, son Kevin James Dyer, grandchildren Brandon Dyer, Kaylan Dyer, Colton Dyer, Dylan Dyer and Maddie Dyer, one great-grandchild Oaklan Dyer, other loving family members and many more friends.
In lieu of flowers the family request that donations be made in Bobby’s honor to your charity of choice.
A service will be set for a later date.
A personal tribute may be made online at www.eubankcedarcreek.com.

Jan

06

Posted by : Monitor Admin | On : January 6, 2017

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Funeral services for Afton H. Willmon were held Jan. 7, 2017 at Payne Springs United Methodist Church with Rev. Gary Hayes officiating. Interment followed the service at Payne Springs Cemetery.
Afton was born on Sept. 13, 1920 in Cooper, to parents Hershel Pinkney and Mattie Rebecca (Davidson) Willmon and entered into eternal rest on Jan. 3, 2017 at the age of 96.
Afton served in the U.S. Army Air Corps and U.S. Air Force, serving in World War II and the Korean War. He flew on a total of 53 missions in the South Pacific in WWII, first in B-25’s then in B-24’s.
Afton retired from the U.S. Post Office in 1972. He worked there a total of 25 plus years. He was a 50-year member of East Fork Masonic Lodge in Dallas. He was a very loving and caring man who will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
Afton was preceded in death by his parents, infant brother Charles Willmon, sisters Faye Farley and Anna Pearl Anderson.
He is survived by his loving wife Jeane Willmon of Athens, brothers Grady E. Willmon of Mesquite and Nichols E. Willmon and wife Betty of Mesquite, sister-in-law Geraldean Lemmon of Springfield, Mo., numerous nieces and nephews, other loving family members and many more friends.
A personal tribute may be made online at www.eubankcedarcreek.com.

Dec

30

Posted by : Monitor Admin | On : December 30, 2016

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Andrew Matt Burt Jr., 60, passed away Dec. 26, 2016 at a Fort Worth hospital.
A memorial service was held on Dec. 31, 2016 in Mount Olivet Chapel.
Andrew was born April 3, 1956 to Andrew M. Burt Sr. and Polly Burt in Irumagawa, Japan.
He served in the U.S. Army from 1974-1978 where he received an honorable discharge, University of Houston as a police officer from 1979-1982, Rosenberg as a police officer from 1982-1989 and Haltom City as a Assistant Chief of Police and then Chief of Police from 1990-1999.
He then went to Southlake as an IT Network Administrator from 1999-2011, where he retired. He received his Bachelor’s of Arts degree from the University of Texas-Dallas.
Andrew was preceded in death by his father and one brother Fane Burt.
Survivors include his mother, wife of 18 years, Pam Burt of Haltom City, son Timothy M. Burt and wife Tashonda Burt of Euless, daughter Victoria Sheedy and husband Jarrett Sheedy of Fort Worth and son SPC John Morris and wife Amy Morris of Oahu, Hawaii, one brother James C. Burt and wife Kathy Burt of Burleson, one sister Joanna Copeland of Mansfield, three grandsons, RJ Duhaime, Remy Duhaime, and Timothy M. Burt Jr., nephews Gene Burt and Ed Sutton and niece Melissa Sutton and many aunts, uncles, and cousins.