DAVID LEE FALTERMIER
DOB pending
September 17, 1988
CLASS OF 1982
MARGARET BETH FOMBY KUYKENDALL 1955-2009

Funeral services for Beth Kuykendall, 53, of Gainesville are set for Thursday, Oct. 8, 2009 at 2 p.m. at the
Geo. J. Carroll & Son Funeral Home with the Rev. Lewis Acrey officiating.
Burial will follow at Fairview Cemetery. Services are under the direction of Geo. J. Carroll & Son Funeral
Home.

Beth went to be with the Lord on Oct. 5, 2009 at Presbyterian Hospital in Denton.

Beth Kuykendall was born Oct. 12, 1955 in Denton to Kenneth and Doris Fomby. She graduated from
Gainesville High School in 1976. Beth enjoyed caring for her family, sewing, singing and trips to Six Flags
with her sister, Jan Reiter. She was a founding member of New Beginnings Fellowship Church. Beth was
active in church and always there to lend a hand with school activities and anything her family needed.

She is survived by her husband, Charley Kuykendall of Gainesville; daughter and son-in-law, Tonja and Brian
Petree of Bossier City, La.; daughter, Sarah Merrick of Gainesville; grandsons, Andrew Petree of Bossier
City, La. and Isaac Green of Phoenix, Ariz. and step-daughter, Erica Green of Phoenix, Ariz. She is also
survived by her father, Kenneth Fomby of Gainesville; sister, Gail Brandt of Gainesville; brother and
sister-in-law, Russell and Teresa Fomby of Gainesville and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Doris Fomby; sister, Jan Reiter and brothers-in-law, Bill Reiter
and Tommy Brandt.

Pallbearers will be Robert Tamplin, Michael Tamplin, Brian Petree, John Self, Daniel Self, and Billy Oswalt.
Honorary pallbearers will be Kenneth Reiter, Ethan Reiter, Russell Fomby II, and Steve Bullard.
ALLEN R. FIELDER JR.
CLASS OF 1971

Sept. 12, 1953, in Canada. He is survived by two sons, Allen Fielder, III and James Fielder; and one sister,
Sue Hudson; and three grandchildren; his biker family, Kipp and Renee, Louis Earl, Katie, and many, many
more; two god daughters, LaShawnda Dean and Summer Kipp; one great-god daughter, Holly Dean.

His last party and memorial will be held at Frizzel’s Tavern starting at 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 12, 2009.

Love to ALL.
BILLY BOB FLEENOR 1957-2007

Graveside service for Billy Bob Fleenor, 49, of Gainesville are set for 10 a.m. Friday at Fairview Cemetery
with Rev. Elwood Poore, Methodist minister, officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of the
Clement-Keel Funeral Home of Gainesville.

Mr. Fleenor died Feb. 28, 2007, at his residence.

He was born April 1, 1957, in Gainesville to Roy and Betty (Meissner) Fleenor. He was of the Methodist faith
and worked in Dallas with the Southwest Organ Transplant Team.

Survivors include his mother, Betty Fleenor of Gainesville; daughter, Ashley Fleenor of Bossier City, La.;
and brothers, Rodney Fleenor of Gainesville and John Fleenor of El Paso.

He was preceded in death by his father, Roy Fleenor.
PFC JOSHUA PAUL “JOSH” FARR
CLASS OF 2006

FORT HUACHUA, Ariz. — Services for PFC Joshua Paul “Josh” Farr, 18, of Fort Huachuca, Sierra Vista, Ariz.,
formerly of Gainesville, are set for 2 p.m. Wednesday at Clement-Keel Chapel in Gainesville with Pastor
Larry Eberhart of Family Life Church officiating. Burial with full military honors will follow at Fairview
Cemetery under the direction of the Clement-Keel Funeral Home of Gainesville.
PFC Farr died May 19, 2007, in Tucson, Ariz.

He was born June 2, 1988, in Denton to Albert and Mary Farr. He graduated from Gainesville High School
with the Class of 2006. He was serving in the United States Army, stationed in Fort Huachuca, Ariz. He had
worked at Pizza Hut in Gainesville and also at WinStar Casino in Oklahoma.

Survivors include his parents, Albert and Mary Farr of Gainesville; great-grandfather, Wayne E. Hill of
Topeka, Kan.; sister and brother-in-law, Loren and Kenny Wages of Gainesville; one nephew; several
cousins; and several aunts and uncles.
Pallbearers will be the Army Honor Guard.

Honorary pallbearers include Kenny Wages, Ronnie Andrews, Robert Schenk, Kalvin Brown, Lester Brown,
Jeffery Bruce, Michael Ragland and Tim Keen.

Visitation will be at the Clement-Keel Funeral Home from 7 to 8 p.m. Tuesday.
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DON RAY FINCH  January 4, 1945-January 25, 2013
CLASS OF 1966


GAINESVILLE- Funeral services for Don Ray Finch, 68, will be held at
11:00 A.M. Thursday, January 31, 2013 at Mt. Olive Baptist Church in
Gainesville, with Rev. Preston Brown officiating. Interment will follow at
Fairview Cemetery in Gainesville. Services are under the direction of
Meador -Clement-Keel Funeral Home of Gainesville. Family visitation will
be from 7 until 8 P.M., Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at the funeral home.

Mr. Finch passed away on January 25, 2013 at North Texas Medical Center
in Gainesville.

Don Ray was born on January 4, 1945 in Gainesville, Texas to George and
Essie A. (Jones) Finch. He graduated from Gainesville High School and
worked for the Texas State Highway Department.

Survivors include a daughter, Willistine Hardin of Marlin, Texas; 2 sons,
Robert Lee Hardin of Wichita Falls and Alfred Ray Hardin of Gainesville; a
sister, Josephine Finch of Gainesville; 2 brothers, George Finch, Jr. of
Marietta, OK and David Lee Finch of Brookline, MA; nephew, Bobby
Anderson of Marietta, Ok; niece, Brenda Joyce Finch of Gainesville;
nephew, Kerry Dale Finch of Seattle, WA; nephew, Roderick Finch of
Houston; niece, Valerie Finch of Marietta, OK; great niece, Dinelle Finch of
Gainesville and great nephew, Joseph Finch of Carrollton.

He was preceded in death by his parents, George and Essie Finch; 2
brothers, Robert Finch and Leroy Finch; and 2 sisters, Ira Bell Felton and
Lillie Frances Finch.
BENITA "FALTERMIER"
GARRETT
May 26, 1961
April 14, 2013
CLASS OF 1981
BENITA M. FALTERMIER GARRETT  1961-April 14, 2013
CLASS OF 1981        

Funeral services for Benita M. Faltermier Garrett, 51, of Gainesville, are scheduled for 2:00 p.m. on
Thursday, April 18, 2013 at Eastside Church of the Nazarene with Rev. Hollis Parsons officiating. Burial will
follow at Fairview Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, April 17 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m.
at Geo. J. Carroll & Son Funeral Home.

Benita was born May 26, 1961 in Oklahoma City, OK. She passed away April 14, 2013 in Gainesville.

Benita graduated from Gainesville High School in 1981. She loved being outside and visiting all of her
neighbors. Benita was known as the “neighborhood leaf-raker.” Intrigued by bells, Benita had an extensive
collection that she had accumulated over her lifetime. Those closest to her would frequently receive hand
written cards and paintings. Benita annually competed in the Cooke County Special Olympics. She was very
successful in competition, particularly in her favorite events, the shot put and 50 meter walk. Benita
competed just last week in the 2013 Special Olympics. Above all, Benita treasured the time she spent with
her family.

Survivors include: parents, Fran and LeRoy Faltermier of Gainesville; daughter, Sara Beth Faltermier of
Gainesville; sister, Rebecca Riddels and husband, Chris of Gainesville; niece, Kaitlyn Riddels; and many
aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.  Benita was preceded in death by grandparents: Rufus T. and Sarah Jane
Campbell, and LeRoy and Myra Faltermier, Sr.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Cooke County VIPs (Special Olympics), in care of Lois
Essenburg, 203 Daniel Ct, Collinsville, TX 76233.  Pallbearers will be: Paul Hamilton, Jason Carlile, Ken
Essenburg, Charlie Land, Tracey Branch, and Zach Branch.
MELONIE"MOUSE" FELTON
June 26, 1981
September 18, 2011
CLASS OF 2000
MELONIE "MOUSE" FELTON
CLASS OF 2000

Melonie Felton, 30, of Gainesville died Sunday, Sept. 18, 2011 at a local hospital.        

Homegoing celebration will be at 10:30 a.m., Thursday, Sept. 22, 2011 at Hillcrest Church
of Christ at 1712 O’Neal St. in Gainesville.        Visitation is planned for 7 to 8 p.m., this
evening, Wednesday, Sept. 21, at MLK Church of Christ at 808 MLK St. in Gainesville.        

Survivors include daughters, Samaria and Sierria Harden; siblings, Karen (James) Lewis,
Michelle (Billy) Burgan, Rhonda (Allen) Bruce, Angela Thomas, Danielle Mims and brother,
Carl (Kelly) Mims.        

A fund has been set up at NASCOGA Federal Credit Union to help with funeral
expenses.        

Services are under the direction of Archangel Funeral Home and Chapel in Denton.

Visitation will be at the Clement-Keel Funeral Home from 7 to 8 p.m. Tuesday.
March 27, 1930
September 10, 2013
CLASS OF 1947

Bonnie Farr Moore passed away on September 10, 2013 at Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas, TX. She was born
to O.G. (Hart) and Reba Farr in Gainesville, TX, on March 27, 2013. She was married to Joe Moore and to that
union three children were born: Susan, Scott and Steven Moore. Bonnie graduated from Gainesville High
School and was a long time member of the First Baptist Church. She was very involved with church activities
including Sunday School, Training Union and Vacation Bible School. She also participated and helped with her
children’s school and extracurricular activities whether it be PTA, scouts, room mother, sports, drill team,
etc. Bonnie owned and managed The Tree House, a children’s boutique and specialty store, for almost
twenty years. Bonnie was an amazing mother and friend and we all loved her so much. She had such a great
personality and always had a smile. Her love of gardening, flowers, cooking and entertaining were a passion
and she did it all with such style and beauty.

Bonnie was preceded in death by her brother, Don Farr, her parents O.G. (Hart) and Reba Farr and her
former husband, Joe Moore.

She is survived by her 3 children and their spouses: Susan Moore Gentry and Jerry Gentry of Dallas, TX;
Scott Moore and Paula Moore of Durant, OK; Steve Moore and Kelli Moore of Norman, OK; 4 grandchildren, 4
great-grandchildren. Other family members include Ella Ruth Kennedy Maddox, Jim and Tommy Kennedy
and Jane Farr Stewart. She also had numerous special friends. Pall bearers are A.J. Beyer, David Buttolph,
Mike Hargesheimer, Charles Kennedy, Everett Marler and Steve Snuggs. Honorary pall bearers are Dick
Buttolph, Kenneth Kaden, Tom Stark and Charlie Stringer.

Memorial contributions may be made to Camp Sweeney for Children with Diabetes, P.O Box 918,
Gainesville, TX 76240 or the charity of your choice. A visitation is planned for 6-7 pm Friday, September 20,
at Geo. J. Carroll & Son Funeral Home. Following a private graveside service, a memorial service will be held
at 10 am Saturday, September 21, in the Geo. J. Carroll & Son Chapel.
PFC JOSHUA PAUL June
2, 1988
May 19, 2007
CLASS OF 2006
September 12, 1953
August 30, 2009
CLASS OF 1971
LANDTROOP
DOB pending
June 30, 2011
CLASS OF 1972
April 1, 1957
February 28, 2007
CLASS OF 1975
FOLLOWILL
May 5, 1961
August 12, 1988
CLASS OF 1979
January 4, 1945
January 25, 2013
CLASS OF 1966
June 16, 1954
June 14, 2014
CLASS OF 1972

Daniel Howard Fife, 59 of Irving, passed away on June 14, 2014 at the Las Colinas Medical Center
in Irving.  The family is having a visitation on Friday from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Coker-
Mathews Funeral Home.

Daniel was born on June 16, 1954 in Gainesville, Texas to Sam and Patricia Offill Fife.  He worked
as a computer contractor and was of the Baptist faith.

He is survived by his mother of Greenville; twin brother, Don Fife and wife Rita of Greenville;
nephew, Andy Fife and wife Danielle and their son, Aden of Campbell; nieces, Amy Fife of
Magnolia, and Betsy O’Hair and husband Sgt. Gary and their son Warren of Ft. Carson, Colorado
Springs, Colorado.

Daniel is preceded in death by his father and grandparents, George and Ireda Offill.
DAVID WADE FITZPATRICK (May 13, 1972-September 4, 2015)
CLASS OF 1991

LUFKIN, Texas — David Wade Fitzpatrick, age 43, passed away
September 4, 2015 in Lufkin, Texas.

David was born May 13, 1972 to Lottie and Larry Wayne Fitzpatrick Sr. in
Dallas, Texas.

He was preceded in death by his father, Larry.

missionaries to El Salvador, Central America, by his three children,
Christopher Wayne Fitzpatrick, Daleny Renee Fitzpatrick and Josiah
Devlin Fitzpatrick of Graham, Texas.; also by one brother, Wayne He is
Washington, by one step-sister, Tracey Wright and one step-brother,
Troy Hall, plus many Aunts & Uncles.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, September 12, 2015
at McMillan-Satterwhite Funeral Home in Graham.

Interment will be in Pioneer Cemetery.
May 13, 1972
September 4, 2015
CLASS OF 1991
DON FORESTER
1939
September 25, 1969
CLASS OF 1957
MARGARET BETH
"FOMBY" KUYKENDALL
October 12, 1955
October 5, 2009
CLASS OF 1976
CAROL KAY FLEENOR
DOB pending
September 13, 2003
CLASS OF 1965
MARCUS ALLEN FINLEY
July 27, 1952
March 3, 1968
CLASS OF 1970
DANNY FENLEY
July 9, 1955
March 25, 2016
CLASS OF 1973
CLASS OF 1973

GAINESVILLE - Funeral Services for Danny Austin Fenley, 60, were held
at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, March 30, 2016 at Meador Funeral Home
Chapel in Gainesville with the Rev. Hollis Parsons officiating. Interment
followed at Cogburn Cemetery in Leo. Visitation was held on Tuesday
from 6 p.m. until 7 p.m. at the funeral home.
Danny passed away on Friday, March 25, 2016 at his residence in
Gainesville.
He was born on July 9, 1955 in Muenster, Texas to Gordon Davis Fenley
and Jo Ann (Cogburn) Fenley. He married Phyllis Monette Rosson on June
27, 1975 in Gainesville. Danny was a machinist by trade and loved
hunting, fishing, arrowhead collecting, model airplanes and cars. He
dearly loved his family (especially his granddaughters).
Survivors include his wife, Phyllis Fenley of Gainesville; two daughters,
Lindsey and Raul Fuentes of Gainesville and Ashley and Nick Bowers of
Gainesville; 4 granddaughters, Mackenzie, Kaden, Sydnee and Nolan; 2
nieces and a nephew.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Troy and Rickey;
and a sister, Patsy Perkins.
ROBERT TRAVIS FIELDER
November 3, 1942
April 22, 2015
CLASS OF 1962
ROBERT TRAVIS FIELDER (November 3, 1942 -April 22, 2015)
CLASS OF 1962

A graveside service for Robert Travis Fielder, 72, of Gainesville, is set for 2:00 PM Friday, April 24, 2015 at
the Cottage Hill Cemetery in Celina, with the Rev. Hollis Parsons officiating under the direction of the Geo. J.
Carroll & Son Funeral Home. No visitation is planned.

Robert was born on November 3, 1942 in Gunter to Thomas Edward and Lillian Dorothy (Stambaugh) Fielder.
He passed away on April 22, 2015 in Denton.

He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Phyllis Fielder of Gainesville; son Tim Fielder and his wife Suzanne;
sister Joyce Sinclair and her husband Jack; grandsons Travis Fielder, and Nathen Fielder; granddaughter
Raven Fielder; and numerous step-grandchildren, step-great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and
extended family.

He was preceded in death by his parents. |