Ruth Darlene McDaniel
Aug08

Ruth Darlene McDaniel

Funeral service for Ruth Darlene McDaniel, 89, of Cumby, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, August 10, 2014 at West Oaks Funeral Home with Rev. C.J. Duffey officiating. Interment will follow at Cumby Cemetery with Jim Gater, Kevin Greene, Darnell Woods, and Dale Richter serving as pallbearers. Visitation will be held from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., Saturday, August 9, 2014 at West Oaks Funeral Home. Mrs. McDaniel passed away on Tuesday,...

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Kenneth Dwain Dodson
Jul28

Kenneth Dwain Dodson

Kenneth Dwain Dodson, 59, of Emory, passed away Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at his home. Memorial service is scheduled for 4:00 PM, Thursday, July 31st, at Shady Grove Baptist Church in Emory. Bro. David Butler officiating. Luncheon will follow in fellowship hall. Kenneth was born on September 11, 1954 in Sikeston, MO to Jerry and Janice Keasler Dodson. He married Cheryl Lynn Witherspoon in Emory and they have been married since 1996....

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Larry W. Morris
Jul28

Larry W. Morris

Funeral Services for Larry W. Morris, age 70 of Sulphur Springs, will be held at 3:00 p.m., Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at Murray-Orwosky Chapel with Bro. Mike Fletcher officiating. Interment will follow at Greenview Cemetery with his nephews serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers are Leeman Stracener and Tim Burger. Visitation will be from 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m., prior to the service at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Home. Mr. Morris died on...

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David Mike Martin
Jul28

David Mike Martin

Funeral Services for David Mike Martin, age 57 of Sulphur Springs, will be held at 11:00 a.m., Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at Murray-Orwosky Chapel with Bro. B. J. Teer officiating. Visitation will be at 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., prior to the service. Mr. Martin died on Saturday, July 26, 2014 at Hopkins County Memorial Hospital. He was born on January 26, 1957, the son of J. C. and Ida Cawthron Martin in Sulphur Springs, TX. He worked...

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Molly Paige Blanchard
Jul28

Molly Paige Blanchard

Graveside services for Molly Paige Blanchard, infant daughter of Tim and Amy Vondall Blanchard, of Sulphur Springs, will be held at 9:00 a.m., Thursday, July 31, 2014 at Elm Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., Wednesday, July 30, 2014 at West Oaks Funeral Home. Molly passed away on Saturday, July 26, 2014 at Children’s Medical Center in Dallas. She was born on September 27, 2013 in Greenville, TX. She is...

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Harris D. Hass
Jul28

Harris D. Hass

Funeral service for Harris D. Hass, age 83, of Alba, will be held on Tuesday morning, July 29, 2014, at 10:00 am, at Wilson-Orwosky Funeral Home Chapel. Bro. Jim Herritage will officiate. Burial will follow at Pilgrims Rest Cemetery in Rains County. Visitation will be held on Monday evening, 6:00-8:00 pm at the funeral home. Mr. Hass died Saturday , July 26, 2014, at Trinity Mother Frances Hospital in Tyler. Mr. Hass was born June 14,...

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Essie Pauline Grimes
Jul24

Essie Pauline Grimes

Funeral Services for Essie Grimes, age 95 of Sulphur Springs, will be held at 3:00 p.m., Saturday, July 26, 2014 at Tapp Funeral Home with Bro. Ron Wells officiating.  Interment will follow at City Cemetery. No formal visitation will be held. Mrs. Grimes passed away peacefully Thursday July 24, 2014, at Rock Creek Health and Rehab in Sulphur Springs.  She was born the daughter of Frank and Myrtle Gee on September 8, 1918 in Honey...

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Margarita Ortiz
Jul24

Margarita Ortiz

Funeral Services for Margarita Ortiz, age 42, of Sulphur Springs, Texas, are pending with West Oaks Funeral Home.  Margarita Ortiz passed away Wednesday, July 23rd,...

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Inez Jenkins
Jul24

Inez Jenkins

Funeral services for Inez Jenkins, age 84, of Sulphur Springs will be conducted at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, July 26, 2014 at West Oaks Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Bruce Stinson officiating. Interment will follow at Reilly Springs Cemetery with Jeremy Jenkins, Lanny Jenkins, Kevin Jenkins, Yogi Davis, Rick Venable and Jerry Crabtree serving as pallbearers. Visitation will be from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., Friday, July 25, 2014 at West Oaks...

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Tree Recovery

Tree recovery. Our summer season with intensive heat is hard in all plants and even trees suffer the consequences of the weather. Even adapted trees can engage into protective mechanisms of heat avoidance by reducing foliage, dropping leaves in high numbers. If your tree experience foliage droppings in unusual amounts, it might be this response mechanism in action. Because the recent years of drought, several tree populations around...

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