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Rex Acker
Apr08

Rex Acker

Rex Acker, 82, of Sulphur Springs, TX, passed away at his home in Sulphur Springs on Saturday March 28, 2020. There’ll be no formal visitation as a private graveside memorial service will be held at a later date. Rex was born July 9 th, 1937 in Charleston, TX to Doyle Acker and Dorothy Lile Acker. He was married to Elaine Vance on February 17, 1955 in Hugo, OK. An Avid hunting and sports enthusiast, Rex loved the outdoors and felt...

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Dorothy Jean Wise
Apr08

Dorothy Jean Wise

Dorothy Jean Wise, age 86, passed away Monday morning, April 6, 2020, at her residence in O’Fallon, MO. Memorial services will be held in Sulphur Springs, TX, at a later date. Dorothy Jean (Hamlet) Sene Wise was born July 1, 1933 in Glendale, TN to Garnett H. Hamlet and Brownie Louise (Moore) Hamlet Fox. During her working years, she was a waitress at various restaurants in Florida and Texas. She married Walter L. Sene on March 3,...

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Rose Wright
Apr08

Rose Wright

Family memorial service for Rose Wright, age 68, of Sulphur Springs, will be held at a later date. Rose passed away Wednesday, April 8, 2020 at Mother Frances Hospital in Tyler, TX. Rose was born July 13, 1951 in Dallas, TX to Charles James and Billie Dee Godfrey. She worked at Sulphur Springs Health and Rehab. She is survived by her daughter, Stacey Ward, of Sonora, TX; son, Cody Godfrey, of Sulphur Springs, TX; grandchildren, Nicki...

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Duane Garrett
Apr08

Duane Garrett

A private graveside service for Duane Garrett, age 84, of Greenville, will be held and directed by Rev. Wayne Darty at Miller Grove Cemetery with Paul Garrett Jr, Colby Garrett, Derrick Petty, Landon Garrett, Heath McGraw, and Zack Collett serving as pallbearers and Preston Garrett and Payton Garrett serving as honorary pallbearers. Mr. Garrett passed away April 6, 2020 at Senior Suites & Rehab in Emory, TX. Duane Garrett was born...

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Anonymous Donor Sends Lunch To EMS
Apr07

Anonymous Donor Sends Lunch To EMS

Redneck Bar & Grill was contacted by KSST early this week to help an anonymous donor send lunch to paramedics and EMTs on duty at Hopkins County EMS. Zane Darling, owner of Redneck said, “This was a selfless act of an individual to thank those serving our community during these tough times.” He continued by saying his staff was proud to prepare and deliver the meals. EMS Director, Brent Smith accepted the meals on...

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Geneva Dale Rudnicki
Apr07

Geneva Dale Rudnicki

Funeral service for Geneva Dale Rudnicki, of Tool, TX, will be held on Wednesday, April 8, 2020, at Wilson-Orwosky Funeral Home Chapel, in Emory.  Visitation will be held one hour prior.  Due to the current regulations we will only be able to allow 10 people in the building at one time.  So we will be having to abide by these rules and keep the visitation moving along as quickly as possible.  Thank you...

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Linnie Timms Wright
Apr07

Linnie Timms Wright

Linnie Maxine Brightwell Timms Wright was born August 26, 1926 to the parents of Leonard and Carrie Bowie Timms in Kilgore, Texas. She was preceded in death by her parents and siblings: Thelma, Vernon, Dimple, Calnora, Lonnie, Jessie, Hazel, Helen, and her twin brother, Linzie Timms. Her Aunt Clara and Uncle William Marshall raised her after her parents died. They taught Mom about God and she fell in love with him. She accepted Christ...

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CHRISTUS Sulphur Springs Requires Masks For All Visitors
Apr06

CHRISTUS Sulphur Springs Requires Masks For All Visitors

For the safety and health of the community and our ministry, CHRISTUS Health is screening all associates and visitors to our hospitals to help lessen the risk of infectious disease transmission among our patients, associates, and guests.  ·         (1) Entrance to hospital through Emergency Department 24/7 ·         (1) Visitor per patient...

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Ronney Bruner
Apr05

Ronney Bruner

Graveside service for Ronney Bruner, age 53, of Yantis, will be held at a later date. Ronney passed away April 3, 2020 at her residence. Ronney Bruner was born February 9, 1967 in Tyler, TX to Monroe David Byrd, Sr. and Ronney (Wood) Byrd. She married Rob Bruner on March 17, 2012 in Yantis, TX. She was the owner/operator of a trucking company and was of the Baptist faith. She is survived by her husband, Rob Bruner of Yantis, TX; sons,...

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National Guard To Help Local Community Chest
Apr05

National Guard To Help Local Community Chest

Local Food Bank Getting Needed Help,  Late Saturday evening, Judy Moore, the Executive Director of the Community Chest, announced that the local food bank will receive much needed assistance from the National Guard. Judy said, “It has been a challenge to keep the food bank doors open in recent weeks.  We’ve only had five people and volunteers who have being carrying the weight of our...

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