BRYN ARRIS FRAZE
August 21, 1984
December 15, 2007
CLASS OF 2004
HEATHER LYNN FRANKLIN
April 9, 1986
May 26, 2008
CLASS OF 2004
LAWRENCE "LARRY" L. FREEMAN
1956-2010

LAVERNE, Okla. - Lawrence "Larry" L. Freeman, 53, died Tuesday, June 22, 2010.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday in First Christian Church with the Rev. Marvin Garrison officiating. Burial
will be in Elmwood Cemetery in Woodward by Myatt Funeral Home.

Mr. Freeman was born Dec. 11, 1956, in Corsicana, Texas, to Jack E. Sr. and Deanne Story Freeman. He
married Jo Ann Jean on May 29, 1982, in Laverne.

Survivors include his wife; a daughter, Niki Jo Smith of Yukon; his mother; two sisters, Laura Freeman of
Gainesville, Texas, and Lisa Freeman of Port Charlotte, Fla.; and a grandson.

The family suggests memorials be to Laverne Golf and Country Club, in care of the funeral home, P.O. Box
909, Laverne, OK 73848.
BRYN ARRIS FRAZE 1984-2007

Graveside service for Bryn Arris Fraze, 23, of Gainesville is set for 1 p.m. Tuesday at Little Elm Cemetery
with Rev. Paul Carpenter officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of the George J. Carroll & Son
Funeral Home in Gainesville.
Mr. Fraze died Dec. 15, 2007, in Gainesville.

He was born Aug. 21, 1984, in McKinney. He was employed for 2 years by the Woolsey Roustabout
Company. He was a hard worker, enjoyed hunting and was an altruistic individual.

Survivors include his parents, Chad Briley and Tammy Fraze of Gainesville; fiancee, Meghan Duffy of
Gainesville; grandparents, Linda and Joe Richardson of Bowie and Jack and Sheryl Fraze of Frisco; sister,
Brittany Juliano of McKinney; and brothers, Chase Padgett of Gainesville and Tanner Jouett of Gainesville.
JERRY DON FREEMAN
CLASS OF 1965

A Celebration Reception for Jerry Don Freeman will be held from 2-4 p.m. on Saturday, July 18, 2009 at
First Baptist Church at 590 S. Denton Tap Rd. in Coppell. Jerry Don Freeman went to be with the Lord on July
8, 2009.
He was born on Oct. 24, 1946 to S. M. and Patsy Brizendine Freeman. Jerry Don graduated from Gainesville
High School in 1965 and Cooke County College in 1966. He attended the University of Texas at Austin. He
was a devoted father to his two daughters Melissa and Melanie Freeman. Jerry Don was recognized through
the years for his business and his involvement in youth activities.

Survivors are his daughters, Melissa and Melanie; sister and brother-in-law, Patricia and Pat Sharp; brother
and sister-in-law, Paul and LuAnn Freeman; nephews, John Paul and David Sharp; uncle and aunt, Thomas
and Marilyn Brizendine; uncle, Richard Brizendine; mother-in-law, Parker Rivoire and step-mother, Donna
Freeman.

Mr. Freeman is preceded in death by his parents; aunts, Louie Brizendine, Lucille Densman, Edna Martin,
Elizabeth Strope, Nancy Brizendine, and Jewell Moore; uncles, Smith Brizendine, Walter Strope and Melvin
Freeman; cousin, Cindy Freeman and father-in-law, Milton Rivoire.

In lieu of flowers please donate to the Benevolence Fund at your place of worship or to Camp Sweeney, P.
O. Box 918, Gainesville, TX 76241.
HEATHER LYNN FRANKLIN 1986-2008

Ms. Heather Lynn Franklin was born on April 9, 1986, to Venita Franklin and Marshall Williams Jr. Heather
attended school in Gainesville, Texas. She accepted Christ at an early age at Muller Street Church of Christ.

On May 26, 2008, Heather went home to be with her Lord and Savior.
Heather was a devoted mother and a very caring person who loved life. She not only touched her family but
strangers as well.
She leaves to cherish the memories of her life 2 sons, Yonas Le’Ryan Franklin and Ashton O’Neal Franklin;
mother and step-father, Robert and Venita Hardin; father, Marshall Williams Jr.; grandmother, Hanna
Williams; brother, Jerome Franklin; sisters, Samantha Williams of Gainesville and Marshiea Williams of
Ardmore, Okla.; her very special aunts, Nicole Franklin and Jackie Franklin; fiance, Alonzo Astorga; special
cousins, Holly, Flora, Mallori and Whitney; and a host of other family members and friends.

She is preceded in death by her grandmother, Barbara Franklin; great-grandparents, Harvey and Flora
Franklin; and grandfathers, Marshall Williams Sr. and Kasslyn Franklin.

Pallbearers are James Burrius, Steven Arenas, Mark Williams, Arthur Jones, Mitchell Franklin Jr., Jeremy
Franklin, Niel Searcy and David Franklin Jr.
The Golden Gate Funeral Home in Dallas is in charge of arrangements.
The Wake is set from 7 to 8 p.m. Friday at Hillcrest Church of Christ in Gainesville. The service is set for 11 a.
m. Saturday at Hillcrest Church of Christ with Bro. Bo Searcy officiating.
PETE LOUIS FRANCO
September 29, 1964
June 24, 2005
CLASS OF 1982
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JACLYN "FROST" TEAGARDEN
July 9, 1978
September 4, 2004
CLASS OF 1996
LARRY JAMES FOWLER
January 24, 1950
July 25, 1968
CLASS OF 1968
LAWRENCE "LARRY"
FREEMAN
December 11, 1956
June 22, 2010
CLASS OF 1975
BECKY FOX
DATES PENDING
CLASS OF 1967
JACLYN DEANN "FROST" TEAGARDEN  (July 9, 1978-September 4, 2004)
CLASS OF 1996

TEAGARDEN, JACLYN DEANN (FROST),26 of Irving, TX. formerly of GainesvIlle passed away
Sept. 4, 2004 at Las Colinas Medical Center.

Services will be 2:00 pm Wednesday at First Baptist Church in Gainesville TX. with Kent Slack,
associate Youth Minister of the First Baptist Church officiating. Burial will follow in Fairview
Cemetery under the direction of Clement-Keel Funeral Home of Gainesville.

She was born July 9, 1978 to Jack Elmo & Debbie Ann (Cotten) Frost in Denton TX. She married
Worth Teagarden on April 17, 2004 in Corinth, TX. She was an Accounts Specialist for HCA in
Irving, TX. Member of Fellowship Church in Grapevine. Attended Grayson County College &
North Central Texas College in Gainesville.

Survivors include her Husband, Worth Teagarden of Irving. Parents, Jack & Debbie Frost of
Gainesville. Brother, Jared Frost of Gainesville. Grandparents, Elmo & Marybelle Frost of
Gainesville. Grandmother, Winifred Cotten of Gainesville. Father & Mother In Law, Bruce &
Penny Teagarden of Carrollton,TX.
Visitation will he at the Funeral Home from 7:00-8:00 pm Tuesday. Clement-Keel Funeral Home
Gainesville, TX 940-665-4341
RICHARD FRENCH JR.  (1941-September 2, 2013)
CLASS OF 1959

STERRETT, Ala. — Richard “Rich” Emmitt French, Jr., 72, went to meet his Savior Jesus Christ on Monday,
Sept. 2, 2013, at his home in Sterrett, Ala. He was an active member of Liberty Baptist Church in Chelsea,
Ala., where he and his wife led Bible studies focusing on marriage. He was predeceased in death by parents,
Richard and Virginia (West) French; and aunt, Mary Belle Frost. Rich was born in Dallas, spent his early
years in Gainesville and lived many years in Austin, and then moved to Alabama in 2008. He graduated
from Gainesville High School and attended the University of North Texas and the University of Texas at
Arlington. His career was spent in the printing industry with Eastman Kodak, and he retired from
International Paper Company, where he was sales manager.

He is survived by his loving wife, Carol Woolfolk French; brothers, Ed (Pat) French of Arlington and Steve
French of Denison; stepdaughter, Angela (William) Charnes and stepson, Sean Harris of Austin; son,
Richard E. French III, also of Austin; and daughter, Kim Wood of Marshall; uncles, Charles (Clarice) French
of Dallas and Elmo (Tulu) Frost, and aunt Polly Faulkner of Gainesville. Grandchildren include Adam and
Alex Charnes and Rushdie Harris of Austin, and Hunter (Stacia) Shoults of Marshall. He is also survived by
cousins Susie (David) Reed of Gainesville and Paul (Judy) Faulkner of Yorktown and Jack (Debbie) Frost,
Bill (Rita) Frost and Dan Frost; a precious great-granddaughter, Cooper Shoults; plus several nieces and a
host of friends.

He loved scuba diving and made more than 500 dives throughout the Caribbean and in Palau, Indonesia. A
lifelong interest was flower gardening and he spent many hours planting and caring for God’s beautiful
creations. With his partner Miguel Gonzales, he raised Boer goats and was proud to own and show a national
champion.

A memorial service will be held on Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013, at 2:30 p.m. at Liberty Baptist Church, 11050
Chelsea Road, Chelsea, AL 35043. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to Liberty
Baptist Church for its DivorceCare ministry.
CHERRY LYNNE FRIDELL (January 25, 1956 - January 18, 2015)
CLASS OF 1974

Graveside services for Cherry Friddell, 58, of Denton, are set for 2:00 PM Friday, January 23, 2015 in
Fairview Cemetery with Micah Bell officiating. The family will receive friends at the Geo. J. Carroll & Son
Funeral Home from 7:00 to 8:00 PM Thursday, January 22, 2015.

Cherry passed away January 18, 2015 in Euless. She was born January 25, 1956 in Gainesville to Clyde Allen
and Mary Elizabeth McMahan Friddell. She graduated from Gainesville High School in 1974.

Cherry is survived by her mother Mary Friddell of Gainesville; brother and sister-in-law Bill and Mary Ann
Friddell of Gainesville; sister Patricia Graham of Denton; several nephews and nieces.

Ms. Friddell was preceded in death by her father Allen.
RICHARD FRENCH JR.  
1941
September 2, 2013
CLASS OF 1959
JERRY DON FREEMAN
October 24, 1946
July 8, 2009
CLASS OF 1965
LOU ANN "FREDERICK" DVORAK-COFIELD (January 27, 1942-November 13, 2010)
CLASS OF 1960

PLATTE CITY, Mo. — Memorial services for Lou Ann Cofield, 68, of Platte City, Mo. are set for Wednesday,
Nov. 17, 2010 at 10 a.m. in the Geo. J. Carroll & Son Chapel. Services are under the direction of the Geo. J.
Carroll & Son Funeral Home in Gainesville.

Mrs. Cofield passed away in Missouri on Nov. 13, 2010 after a long battle with COPD.

Lou Ann was born on Jan. 27, 1952 in Gainesville.

She is survived by her daughters, La Taunya Guisinger and Valerie Dennae Eisenhauer; grandchildren, Lara
Dvorak, Gary Minnich, Brendan and Ryan Bloomingham and great-grandchildren, LiLi and Brady Dvorak.

father:Clarence Leslie Frederick
mother:Mary Lou Wood

Family links:
Parents:
Clarence Lesly Frederick (1901 - 1979)

Burial:
Fairview Cemetery
Gainesville
Cooke County
Texas, USA
Plot: Division L, lot 40
PAUL EDWARD FREEMAN
June 28, 1955
January 07, 2016
CLASS OF 1973
MARK LAWRENCE
FROCHEN
May 14, 1964
February 4, 2008
CLASS OF 1982
CHERRY LYNNE FRIDELL
January 25, 1956
January 18, 2015
CLASS OF 1974
PAUL EDWARD FREEMAN
CLASS OF 1973

Funeral services for Paul Edward Freeman, 60, of Gainesville, are set for 10:00 AM Monday, January 11,
2016 at the Geo. J. Carroll & Son Funeral Home, with Jay Culpepper officiating. Burial will follow in the
Fairview Cemetery. A visitation will be held on Sunday, January 10, 2016 from 4:00 - 5:00 PM at the funeral
home.

Paul was born on June 28, 1955 in Gainesville to S.M. and Patsy Louise (Brizendine) Freeman. He passed
away on January 7, 2016 in Gainesville.

Paul retired from the Gainesville Fire Department after 20 years of service. He then went to work at the pro
shop at Gainesville Municipal Golf Course, and Turtle Hill Golf Course. He was also a licensed independent
insurance agent.

He is survived by his wife Lou Ann of Gainesville; sister Patricia Sharp and her husband Pat of Gainesville;
sister-in-law Elaine Montgomery of Harrison, AR.; sister-in-law Brenda Hall of California; sister-in-law
Debbie Newton and her husband Nelson of Valley View; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and brother Jerry Don Freeman.
LOU ANN
"FREDERICK"
DVORAK-COFIELD
January 27, 1942
November 13, 2010
CLASS OF 1960
DAWN FOSTER (DOB pending-July 16, 2016)
CLASS OF 1988

Services for Dawn M. Foster will be held at the First United Methodist
Church, 215 S. Denton Street, Gainesville Texas on Saturday, July 23,
2016 at 1pm.
PATRICIA "FRASHER"
WINSTEAD  
January 13, 1933
January 5, 2017
CLASS OF 1950
PATRICIA "FRASHER" WINSTEAD  (January 13, 1933 - January 5, 2017)
CLASS OF 1950

Services for Patricia Winstead will be held at 10:00 A.M. on January 28, 2017 at Whaley United Methodist
Church in Gainesville, TX.
Patricia died Janurary 5, 2017 at her residence in San Antonio.
She was born January 13, 1933 in Gainesville to Eddie (Jones) and Richard Frasher. She graduated from
Gainesville High School in 1950 and from Baylor University in 1953. On July 9, 1954 she married Guy H.
Winstead Jr. in Gainesville.

Because Guy was a pilot in the United States Air Force, Patricia spent the next 28 years of her life in service
to our country as a military spouse. In addition to raising two daughters while moving every two-three
years, Patricia kept the home fires burning during her husband's many temporary deployments, as well as
during two longer tours in Vietnam. Throughout Guy's career, Patricia was a true partner in his success and
an active member of the Air Force Officers Wives Club.

After retiring to Gainesville in 1982 with her husband, Patricia was involved in many community
organizations including what is now the North Texas Medical Center Foundation Board, the Morton Museum,
and Butterfield Stage Players. A prolific artist, Patricia also worked with local agencies and businesses to
create commemorative artwork.

Patricia moved to San Antonio in July 2015 to be closer to her children.

Survivors include daughter, Tracy Winstead of San Antonio; daughter and son-in-law Leslie and Joe Sirrianni
of Austin; grandchildren, T.J. Mayes and Meredith Powell of San Antonio, Laura Sirrianni of Houston, and Joe
Sirrianni of Fayetteville, Arkansas; and sister, Barbara Harmon of Kansas City, Missouri.
DAWN FOSTER
DOB pending
July 16, 2016
CLASS OF 1988
ELMO FROST (September 10, 1922-February 26, 2017)
Class of 1940

Long time Gainesville resident Elmo Frost passed away on Sunday, February 26, 2017 at Pecan Tree
Health and Rehab Center at the age of ninety-four. He was born in Wilson, Oklahoma on September 10,
1922 to George and Eula Mae (Troop) Frost. Elmo moved to Gainesville in 1939. He was a veteran of the
US Army during WWII. Upon returning from his military service, he joined First Baptist Church
Gainesville in 1946 and had remained a faithful member for over seventy years. He was employed by Dr.
Pepper for thirty-three years in route sales. Elmo was an active member of the Masonic Lodge, was a
Shriner and member of the Scottish Rite. He enjoyed gardening and was known county-wide for his
tomatoes. He liked RVing and was a member of the Holiday Rambler Club. He spoke at local schools about
World War II.

Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Friday, March 3rd at First Baptist Church with Dr. Jeff Langley,
church pastor officiating assisted by Harold Bowles. Interment will follow at Fairview Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Johnny Leftwich, Larry Smith, David Reed, Travis Neal, Steve Day and Eddie Hadlock.
Members of Elmo’s Sunday School Class will serve as honorary bearers. Family visitation will be held from
9:00 until 10:00 a.m. Friday morning prior to the service. Services are under the direction of Meador
Funeral Home, Gainesville.

Survivors include his wife, Tulu Frost of Gainesville; sons and their wives, Bill and Rita Frost of Justin, Dan
and Linda Frost of Sanger and Jack and Debbie Frost of Gainesville; four grandchildren; three great-
grandchildren; step-daughter and her husband, Jane and Ron Martin of Gainesville and step-son and his
wife, Hal and Janie Hickerson of Arlington. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Mary Belle Frost;
daughter, Nancy Frost; granddaughter, Jaclyn Frost; parents, George and Eula Mae Frost; two brothers
and two sisters.

Donations may be made to the Stanford House or to the Shriners Hospitals for Children.
ELMO FROST
September 10, 1922
February 26, 2017
Class of 1940