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Posted by : Monitor Admin | On : August 28, 2014

Social begins at 9:30 a.m. on second Tuesdays

Special to The Monitor
SEVEN POINTS–The Cedar Creek Lake Literary club’s first meeting of the new season is at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 9, at the The Library of Cedar Creek Lake in Seven Points. Doors open for refreshments and socializing at 9:30 a.m.
Sharron Lucky will review Doc by Mary Doria Russell. Lucky began writing stories for her three children with the help of her musical husband, Dr. Harrell Lucky. Several of these stories have been set to music and published.
Lucky has established herself as an author of children’s books and has spoken for educational conferences for more than 35 years.
She has served on the Children’s Museum Board and was involved in establishing one of Dallas’ most successful literacy programs for adults and children.
The devotional will be given by Samm Singleton.
Hostesses will be chairperson Carol Rigali, Connie Hallmark, Patty Raasch, Lucy Smith, Wynell Reeves and Wanda Bell.
Guests are welcome.
For information regarding membership, call club President Rosalie Randall at (903) 498-8333.
The Cedar Creek Literary Club meets at 9:30 a.m. the second Tuesday of each month.

Aug

28

Posted by : Monitor Admin | On : August 28, 2014

Funeral services for Freddie Allen Carr, 73, of Payne Springs, were held Aug. 27, 2014, at Huckabee-Tomlinson Funeral Home in Malakoff. Interment followed at Dallas/Fort Worth National Cemetery.
Carr was born Feb. 1, 1941, in Dennison, to Ruby Lillian (Shepard) and William Dennis Carr, and died Aug. 21, 2014.
He was retired from the U.S. military.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Survivors include his loving wife of 25 years, Linda Carr; son William Carr, Freddy Carr Jr.; daughters Sonja Caudle, Loretta Welch, Lee Ann Matthews, Stephanie Prestage, Tamara Allen; sisters Elsie Ortiz, Brenda Graves; brother Dennis Ray Carr; 14 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren.
Condolences may be posted at www.tomlinsonfuneral.com.

Aug

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Posted by : Monitor Admin | On : August 28, 2014

Memorial services for Martha “Marti” Dotson, 86, of Seven Points, are set for 11 a.m. Thursday (today) Aug. 28, 2014, at Cedar Creek Lake United Methodist Church in Tool with Rev. Chuck Weber officiating under the direction of Huckabee-Tomlinson Funeral Home in Seven Points.
Dotson was born April 22, 1928, in Shelbyville, Ind., to Oma (Monroe) and John Franklin Munson, and died Aug. 24, 2014, in Kemp.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Survivors include her loving husband of 59 years, David Dotson; son Michael D. Dotson; and daughter Judy A. Dotson.
The family appreciates Kemp Care Center and Bridgeway Hospice for their continued love and care.
In lieu of flowers, memorials be made to a charity of choice.
Condolences may be posted at www.tomlinsonfuneral.com.