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Posted by : Monitor Admin | On : February 1, 2015

Ann Hunt

Ann Hunt

A burial for Ann Hunt, 73, of Mabank, was held Jan. 28, 2015, at Moorehead Melton Cemetery near Eustace.
Hunt was born Sept. 16, 1941, in Seagoville, to Nancy and George Gordon, and died Jan. 26, 2015.
She was preceded in death by her son, Tim Hunt, granddaughter Amanda Hunt, brothers Vernon, Le Roy, Jim, Lonnie, sisters Martha and Georgie.
Survivors include her husband, Elwood Hunt; son Curtis Hunt; daughter Rhonda Williams and husband Larry; grandchildren Amber Warren and husband Adam, Kayla Richardson and husband Juston, Tyson Williams and wife Josie, Timberly Hunt, Carly and Colby Hunt; great-grandchildren Quintin Holloway, Abigail Warren, Reagan Warren, Keylee Richardson; numerous other family members and friends.

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Posted by : Monitor Admin | On : February 1, 2015

Bobby Eugene Cornelius

Bobby Eugene Cornelius

Bobby “Bob” Eugene Cornelius was born September 5, 1943 in Amherst, Texas, to Dora Oleta “Leta” (Marshall) and Howard Eugene “Gene” Cornelius and passed away January 23, 2015.
Some of Bob’s greatest passions were nature, animals and children. He was a fun-loving, adventurous guy with a quick wit and wicked sense of humor. Bob was a wonderful and conscientious neighbor who was always willing to lend a helping hand to those in need.
Bob is survived by his wife of 33 years Donna “Shellie” (Norman) Cornelius, of Tool; children Debbie Lack and husband Jeff of Dallas, Cristi Foreman and husband Brad of Plano and Leigh Anne Jones and husband Ryan of Huntsville. “Granddad” is also survived by seven grandchildren including Jacob Lack of Austin, Jeremy Lack of Dallas, Charlie and Piper Foreman of Plano and Maddox, Abram and Eli Jones of Huntsville.
He was a loving brother to sister Martha Landua of Durant, Oklahoma, brother Jerry Cornelius and wife Joan of Ft. Worth, sister Kathy Payne and husband Rick of Jerrell, Texas, sister-in-law Sherryl (Norman) Wine and her husband Robert and brother-in-law Donald “Marty” Norman and wife Dianna. Bob also leaves numerous nieces and nephews and many loving friends.
He was proceeded in death by his mother Leta, his father Gene, and brother-in-law Dwight Landau.
Bob’s life was celebrated by close family and friends on Friday, January 30 in College Station, Texas. A private interment will be held at a later date.
Memorials for Bob can be made to Friends of the Animals at Cedar Creek Lake, P.O. Box 5455, Mabank, TX 75147. Please include donor name and address, and note the donation is in memory of Bob Cornelius at 2033 Austin Aisle, Tool, TX 75143.

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Posted by : Monitor Admin | On : February 1, 2015

Allyne Dasner

Allyne Dasner

A memorial service for Allyne Dasner, 97, of Mabank, is set for 2 p.m. Feb. 7, 2015, at Clearview Bible Church off FM 47 in Canton.
Dasner was born March 12, 1917, in the Cottonwood Community to Alsa (Whitley) and Reagan Graham, and died Jan. 22, 2015, in Athens.
She worked at the First United Methodist Church nursery in Mabank for 21 years and Buckner Orphanage Home from 1949-57.
She was Baptist by faith and loved her Savior. Family and friends remember “G.G.” as being quick-witted, comical, and an extremely loving, faithful and amazing woman.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Robert G. Dasner, son Ronald Reagon Perkins, grandson Terry Booth, great-grandson Eric Layne Gordon, sister Joyce McFaul, brothers-in-laws Bob McFaul, George Meredith, brother G W. Graham and sons-in-laws Jim Gordon and Shelton Witt.
Survivors include her children, Lynn Gordon of Mabank, Sandy “Mike” Reese and wife Carol of Flint, Vickii Witt of Dallas, Debbie Anderson and husband Burl of Mansfield, Tanya Wrather and Paul of Mabank; 18 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren; 21 great-great-grandchildren; sister Carolyn Meredith of Duncanville; numerous neices and nephews.
Clearview Bible Church is located at 32651 FM 47 in Canton.