Obits for October
MAY 3, 1925 – OCT. 18, 2018
Virginia Sharrer, age 93, of Queen City, went to be with the Lord Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018, in a Tyler adult care facility.
Virginia was born May 3, 1925, in Pittsburg, to J.B. and Eula Mims Darby. S
he was retired from Thiokol and a member of First Baptist Church, Queen City, where she served in many capacities over the 72 years she was a member.
She was also PTA president at Queen City ISD for two years and enjoyed spending time in her yard flower gardening, winning Yard of the Year in Queen City.
She was preceded in death by her two husbands, Eugene Green and Floyd Sharrer; daughter, Roxanne Boyer; and her parents.
She is survived by her son, Danny Green and wife Minika of Tyler; daughter, Saundra Williams and husband Dale of Hattiesburg, Miss.; a brother, Jimmy Darby of Corpus Christi; six grandchildren, Mike Boyer, Daniel Boyer, Roger Danner, Shane Danner, Amanda Green and Justin Green; seven great-grandchildren, Peyton Boyer, Trenton Boyer, Chad Boyer, Hailey Hostetler, Landon Green, Levi Green and Braxton Green; two soon to be great-grandchildren, Virginia and Nancy Danner; and a number of other relatives.
Visitation was from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 20 at First Baptist Church, Queen City.
A funeral service was at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 20 at First Baptist Church, Queen City under the direction of Hanner Funeral Service, with Bro. Jim Looby and Bro. Joe Anderson officiating. Interment followed at Antioch Cemetery.
Guest registry is available at www.hannerfuneralservice.com.
WILLIAM “BILL” SCOTT
OCT. 3, 1932 – OCT. 19, 2018
William “Bill” Scott, age 86, of Atlanta, went to be with the Lord Friday, Oct. 19, 2018, in an Atlanta nursing home.
Bill was born Oct. 3, 1932, in The Dalles, Ore., to William LaRose and Jessie Scott.
He was retired from Lone Star Concrete, a member of the Church of Christ in Atlanta, the American Legion and enjoyed spending time gardening.
He served in the United States Navy during the Korean War.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
He is survived by his wife, Erma Jean Walton Scott of Atlanta; son, Michael Scott of Fairbanks, Alaska; two daughters, Rose Marie Fabre of Taggard, Ore., and Kathy Jo Dempster of Tualatin, Ore.; three sisters, Patricia Embrey of Los Angeles, Calif., Candace Scott of Depo Bay, Ore., and Margaret Bowen of Yam Hill, Ore.; four grandchildren; a number of great-grandchildren; and a number of other relatives.
A graveside service was at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23 at the Walton Center Cemetery in McLeod under the direction of Hanner Funeral Service, with Tom Hooten officiating.
Guest registry is available at www.hannerfuneralservice.com
AUG. 6, 1925 – OCT. 19, 2018
Harrison Cupp, age 93, of Bloomburg, went to be with the Lord Friday, Oct. 19, 2018, in an Atlanta nursing home.
Harrison was born Aug. 6, 1925, in Hope, Ark., to Sam and Virgie Cupp. He was the owner of Cupp Poultry Farm, was a cattle rancher, had a chicken house construction company and enjoyed spending time outdoors. He served in the United States Army during World War II, serving in the South Pacific on the island of Saipan.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy Jo Cupp; and five brothers and sisters.
He is survived by his daughter, Pam Shepherd and former son-in-law, Gary Shepherd, both of Bloomburgas; son, William Cupp, Jr., and wife Maresha of Bloomburg; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and a number of other relatives.
Visitation was from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, Oct. 22 at Hanner Funeral Service.
A graveside service was at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 23 at Salem Cemetery under the direction of Hanner Funeral Service, with Tom Hooten officiating.
The family would like to thank the staff of Golden Villa Nursing Home for the care and compassion given to their father.
Guest registry is available at www.hannerfuenralservice.com