Apr

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Posted by : Monitor Admin | On : April 20, 2016

A Celebration of Life for Fred J. Scrggs, of Eustace, was held April 17, 2016, at Tom Finley Park in Mabank.Scruggs was born Aug. 16, 1961, in San Diego, Calif., to Shirly Irene (Thomas) and Fredrick Joseph Scruggs, and died April 9, 2016, in Athens.
He will be missed by everyone who he knew and loved.
He is survived by his children, Madisen Scrugg and Elijah Scruggs; siblins Rona Turmel Kirk, Shawn Russle and Loretta Scruggs; many other family members and friends.
Arrangements were under the direction of Hannigan Smith Funeral Home of Athens.
You may light a memorial candle or write condolences to the family at www.hannigansmith.com.

Apr

20

Posted by : Monitor Admin | On : April 20, 2016

Graham Obit

Funeral services for Roy Dean Graham, 67, of Athens, were held April 20, 2016, at Carroll-Lehr Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. T.L. Taylor officiating.
Interment followed at Oaklawn Memorial Park in Athens.
Roy passed away April 18, 2016, in Athens.
Roy was born Oct. 4, 1948, in Plainview, to Parker Eugene Graham and Huertha Ruth Hughes Graham.
He was a Baptist and attended First Missionary Baptist Church in Mabank.
Roy loved the outdoors, camping, fishing and hunting. He loved driving ATVs.
He loved God, his family and freedom of the U.S.A.
Roy retired from the Athens Police Department in 2003 after 26 years in law enforcement.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Huertha Ruth Graham in 2015, brother Troy Gene Graham in 2014 and sister Ruthie Ann Mallett in 2013.
Survivors include his wife of 27 years, Judy Graham, of Athens, sons Ricky Dwayne Graham and wife Donna, of Gun Barrel City; Robert Dean Graham, of Houston, father Parker Eugene Graham, of Balch Springs, grandchildren Bailey Ann Graham and William Andrew Graham, both of Gun Barrel City; sister Cyndi Freeman and husband Perry, of Mesquite, numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Pallbearers were Bill Frizzell, Tommy Frizzell, Dennis McMath, Buddy Hill, Ray Nutt and James “Bubba” Martin.
If you would like to leave a message of condolence or light a memorial candle for the family you may do so at www.carroll-lehr .com.

Apr

20

Posted by : Monitor Admin | On : April 20, 2016

Bobbie Allan Moffitt McLaren was born Aug. 25, 1937, in Ferris, to Herman and Annie Moffitt, and passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side April 16, 2016.
She was a loving mother, sister, grandmother and great-grandmother.
Bobbie is survived by her brother, Wendell Moffitt, daughters Teresa Adams and husband Danny, Patricia DeBorde and husband Jimmy, Sue Foisey and husband Keith; grandchildren Kevin, Kristi, Shelly, Lori, Rory, Chris and Shawn; great-grandchildren Brittany, Peighton, Josiah, Annabella, Rory III, Brian, Gunner, Nathen and Avery; numerous other family members and many friends.
She is preceded in death by her husband, William “Bill” McLaren, brothers Lawrence and Felston Moffitt; grandson Michael Adams, and parents Herman and Annie Moffitt.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Thursday (today) April 21, 2016.
Funeral services are set for 10 a.m. Friday April 22, 2016, at Moorhead-Epps Funeral Home in Gun Barrel City, with Rev. Billy Smith and Shawn Foisey officiating.
Burial will follow at the Shiloh Cemetery in Kemp.