Douglas Wayne “Doug” Wingo

January 31, 2013

Douglas Wayne “Doug” Wingo, age 58, went to be with the Lord on January 31, 2013 in Houston, following a brave battle with cancer. He was born to Albert T. and Carrie Joyce Wingo on December 31, 1954 in Indianapolis, Indiana and grew up in South Houston and Houston. Doug is preceded in death by […]

Barbara Campbell

January 30, 2013

Barbara Jean Campbell, 71, of Houston, passed away January 30, 2013 with her family by her side. She is survived by her sons Wayne and Craig Forrest: grandchildren Justin, Hailey, Travis and Kelsey and numerous other relatives and friends. Barbara devoted her life to her family and friends, always putting others before her.  She was […]

Henry Vincent Mingarelli

January 22, 2013

Henry Vincent Mingarelli, 83, of Pearland, passed into eternal peace January 22, 2013 with his daughters by his side.  Henry was born February 26, 1929 in Endicott, New York.  Henry was an accomplished, driven individual.  At the age of 17, after graduating from high school a year early, he managed a grocery store.  He then […]

Roderick “Rodney” Lara

January 20, 2013

Roderick (Rodney) Antoine Lara, 46, passed away unexpectedly in his sleep on Sunday, December 16, 2012. He was working in Ghana, Africa at the time of his death. He was born September 27, 1966, in Houston, Texas to Thomas and Lydia Lara.  Rodney was a lifelong Houstonian.   At the time of his death, he was […]

Helen Absher Parrigin

January 20, 2013

Helen Absher Parrigin, 97, died on January 20, 2013.  She had lived a long and fruitful life and was loved by so many.  She was born to Larkin and Agnes Altonia Thedford on April 18, 1915, their 9th of 10 children.  She graduated from Edna High School in 1933.  She then attended Draughan’s Business School […]

Roy Duwayne Fuller

January 19, 2013

Roy Duwayne Fuller, better known as Pot Hole Roy, 51, paved his way to heaven January 19, 2013 where his father Harry Fuller and brother Hank Fuller were waiting at the gates for him with open arms. He was born and raised in Deer Park, graduated from Deer Park High in 1980, and lived in […]

Jack Smith Christy

January 18, 2013

Jack Smith Christy went Home to be with the Lord on January 18, 2013. He was 88 years old.  Jack was born in Lake Village, Arkansas on November 30, 1924, to Charles and Robbie Hays Christy. He is preceded in death by his wife of 52 years, Rena, daughter, Virginia Christy Neal, grandson, Josiah Chrisman, […]

Buddy Yowell

January 18, 2013

Hoye Albert (“Buddy”) Yowell, much loved husband, father and friend passed away January 18, 2013.   He leaves behind his beautiful wife of sixty years, Virginia Yowell,  son Ronny Yowell, daughter-in-law Kaew Yowell, daughter Randi Born, son-in-law Harry Born, four carefully spoiled grandchildren:  Haley Diane Born (23), Katie Lynn Born (20), Suree Lynn Yowell (16), Hank […]

Dorothy Sue Gillespie

January 16, 2013

Dorothy Sue Gillespie, passed away Wednesday, January 16, 2013. Dorothy was born October 24, 1933, in Pine Bluff, Arkansas. After moving to Houston, she began her career at St. Regis Paper Company and later retired from her position as a Benefits Claim Representative for the Pipefitters Local Number 211. She often remarked that working for […]

Barbara Jean Hankins

January 15, 2013

Barbara Jean Hankins, 68, of Pearland, went home to be with her Lord on Tuesday, January 15, 2013, after a lengthy illness.  Barbara was born September 19, 1944 in Newport News, Virginia.  She was preceded in death by her mother, Elizabeth Cooke and infant son, Richard Waltz. Barbara was a dedicated wife, mother, grandmother, sister […]