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Posted by : Monitor Admin | On : October 19, 2014

Bill Parish

Bill Parish

Funeral services for Bill Parish, of Kemp, were held Oct. 18, 2014, at Anderson-Clayton Bros. Chapel in Kemp, with Foy Anderson officiating. Interment followed at Lone Oak Cemetery in Kemp.
Bill was born Sept. 29, 1933, in Sulphur Springs, to parents Voner Lee and Frances Addie V (Lackey) Parish, and entered into eternal rest Oct. 15, 2014, at the age of 81.
Bill loved his family dearly and was a man of faith.
He was a member of East Gate Church of Christ.
He loved working outdoors, riding horses, watching old western movies, singing, playing the guitar and most of all, being with his family.
After attending Sunset High School in Oak Cliff, Bill enlisted in the United States Marines and served during the Korean War.
He was in the real estate business for over 35 years, and received numerous awards including Salesman of The Year, Highest Sales Production and others.
Bill was the owner and broker of New Home Information Center, Inc., since 1985, and was very well-known throughout his career.
Bill was a loving and caring husband, father, brother, grandfather and uncle, who will be missed greatly by all who knew and loved him.
Bill was preceded in death by his parents, niece Jennifer Thomas Parker and nephew Carl H. Thomas III.
He is survived by his loving wife, Melinda Parish, of Kemp; daughters Tamara Thompson and husband Luke of Kemp, Jennifer Clearman and husband Scott of Kemp, Kathryn Johnson and husband Gary of Crandall, and Missy Jedlicka and husband Jerry of Kemp; grandchildren Taylor, Sam, Josh, Ryan, Jake, Kara, Jax, Wes and Kenna; sisters Shirley McSpedden of Kemp and Betty Brown of Cedar Hill; brothers Carl Thomas Jr., and wife Sue of Kemp, Larry Thomas and wife Pam of DeSoto, and many other relatives and friends.
A personal tribute may be made online at www.andersonclaytonkemp.com.

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Posted by : Monitor Admin | On : October 19, 2014

Shawn Bigley

Shawn Bigley

A private memorial service for Shawn Edward Bigley, of Tool, will be held at a later date.
Shawn was born Feb. 9, 1976, in Arlington, TX to parents William Edward and Carrie Nell (Coleman) Bigley, and entered into eternal rest Oct. 14, 2014, at the age of 38.
Shawn attended Sam Houston High School in Arlington.
He loved to tinker with cars, boats, motorcycles, anything automotive and rebuild it to make it better. Shawn loved animals. He was loving and caring and will be missed dearly by his family and friends.
Shawn was preceded in death by his father.
He is survived by his daughter, Katlyn Michelle Bigley, of Arlington; mother Carrie Bigley of Tool; brother David Bigley and wife Jennifer of Tool; niece Mason Bigley of Tool; girlfriend Lori Blankenship of Tool; numerous other relatives and many more friends.
A personal tribute may be made online at www.eubankcedarcreek.com.

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Posted by : Monitor Admin | On : October 19, 2014

Wynelle McBryde

Wynelle McBryde

A Celebration of Life for Wynelle Shaw McBryde, 83, of Tool, is set for 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014, at the Lakeside Baptist Church with Pastor Floyd Loven and Ann Stewart officiating.
McBryde was born Oct. 24, 1930, in Kemp, to Estelle (Magahan) and Jack Shaw, and died Sept. 16, 2014.
She was a devoted wife and loving mother of five children.
She loved to dance, travel and meet new people.
She worked as a switchboard operator and later as a dress designer.
She moved to Seven Points during the ’80s, where she worked at the Burger House for her best friend, BJ Sipes.
She later moved to Tool and took a job as the clerk at City Hall.
She was preceded in death by her parents, first husband William A. Stewart, second husband James P. McBryde, youngest son David C. Stewart Sr., niece Gina and nephew Chuck.
Survivors include her sons, Billy Jack Stewart and wife Ann of Holdenville, Okla., and Darrell Wayne Stewart and wife Carole of Burleson; daughters Tamra Jean Brickey of Tool, Pamela Wynelle Ringrose and husband David of Shertz; 17 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; several great-great grandchildren; sister Betty McFaddin of Tyler; first cousin Jimmy Shaw; daughter-in-law Penny Stewart; four nieces and nephews; many special friends and acquaintances.