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 Springtown Cemetery, Springtown, Parker, Texas, United States


Latitude: 32.96190, Longitude: -97.68200

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Arambula, Jesus Davila
Arambula, Jesus Davila
Jesus Davila Arambula - Swift & Co. employee
FORT WORTH - J.D. "Jesse" Arambula, a retired Swift & Co. employee, died Thursday at a Fort Worth hospital. He was 80.
Funeral will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Greenwood Funeral Home. Burial will be in Springtown Cemetery.
Mr. Arambula was born in San Luis Potosi, Mexico, and had lived in Fort Worth for 75 years. He was a Army veteran of World War II and past commander of American Legion Post No. 569.
Mr. Arambula was a Methodist.
Survivors: Wife, Mildred Arambula of Fort Worth; stepdaughter, Dale Parrent of Roanoke; two brothers, Arthur Castillo and Robert Castillo, both of Fort Worth; and sister, Amparo Marie Simmons of Corpus Christi.
Edition: FINAL AM
Page: 4
Fort Worth Star Telegram - Feb 1, 1991  
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Arambula, Mildred 'Nix'
Arambula, Mildred "Nix"
Mildred "Nix" Arambula - Daughter of John W. Nix

FORT WORTH - Mildred Nix Arambula, a homemaker, died Thursday of heart failure at a Fort Worth hospital. She was 79.
Funeral will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Greenwood Funeral Home.
Burial will be in Springtown Cemetery in Springtown.
The family will receive visitors from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Mrs. Arambula was born in Springtown.She was the widow of Jesse Arambula.
She had lived in the Fort Worth area since 1920. She was a member of College Avenue Baptist Church and the American Legion Auxiliary Post 569.
Survivors: Daughter, Dale Wilson Parrent of Trophy Club; sister, Dorothy Barry of Fort Worth; and two grandsons.
Edition: FINAL AM
Page: 31

Fort Worth Star Telegram - July 31, 1993 
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Barringer, Bernice 'Potter'
Barringer, Bernice "Potter"
Bernice Barringer -
Published: February 07, 2006 11:57 am
Bernice Barringer, 71, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2006, after a lengthy battle with Alzheimer?s Disease.
Bernice Barringer was born May 3, 1934, the daughter of George and Maudie Roberts in Parker County. She worked for Southwestern Bell Phone Co. and was a beautician for many years, owning Bernice?s Beauty Bar in Springtown.
She was preceded in death by husband Troy Potter; and step-grandson Jerry Beason II.
Survivors include husband Douglas Barringer; daughters, Brenda Beason and husband Jerry of Stephenville, Lenda Morrison-Sugg and husband Ernie of Grand Prarie, Dottie Simmons and husband Jerry of Springtown; stepchildren, Douglas A Barringer of Fort Worth, Vicki Barringer of Arizonia; grandchildren, Jeremy Simmons, Chris Beason, Kelli Morrison Simmons; step-grandchildren, Donna Groshup, Greg Sugg, Carla Vick; great-grandchildren, Alexander Simmons, Klayetan Simmons, Bree Simmons; and step-great-grandchildren, Wyatt and Cheyenne Vick.
Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 4, at Springtown Cemetery.
Friends wishing to leave messages or tributes for the family may do so at www.whitesfuneral.com.

White's Funeral Home
Springtown, Texas 
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Barry, Edward Patrick & Dorothy Dale 'Nix'
Barry, Edward Patrick & Dorothy Dale "Nix"
Health department inspector
FORT WORTH - Edward Patrick Barry, an inspector for the Texas Department of Health in Galveston, died Sunday at a Fort Worth nursing home. He was 78.
Rosary will be at 7 tonight at Harveson & Cole Funeral Home.
Mass will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church, where he was a member. Burial will be in Springtown Cemetery in Springtown.
Harveson & Cole is in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Barry was born in Fort Worth and had been a lifelong resident.
He had also worked for General Dynamics.
Survivors: Wife, Dorothy Nix Barry of Fort Worth; and sister, Catherine Bruner of Fort Worth.
Edition: FINAL AM
Page: 3
Fort Worth Star Telegram - Jul 29, 1991
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FORT WORTH - Dorothy Nix Barry, 91, passed away Tuesday, June 18, 2002, after a brief illness.
Funeral: 10 a.m. Thursday in The Drawing Room of Thompson's Harveson & Cole Funeral Home, Dr. James A. Gatliff officiating. Burial: Springtown Cemetery.
Memorials: Should friends desire, memorials may be given to Vitas Hospice or Springtown Cemetery Association.
Dorothy had lived at the Grand court for the last 2 1/2 years after moving from the Palm House.
Dorothy was born in Springtown on Nov. 11, 1910, to John W. Nix and Daisy Dean Dale. Her father, John W. Nix, was a noted historian and the author of "The Tale of Two Schools - Springtown-Parker County."
Dorothy married Edward Barry on Dec. 23, 1941. She worked for Southwestern Bell Telephone Co. and retired in 1968 after 40 years of service.
She was a member of First Baptist Church of White Settlement and a lifetime member of the Telephone Pioneers of America.
Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband and her three sisters, Nell King, Elizabeth Strickland and Mildred Arambula.
We will remember her beautiful smile and her great sense of humor.
Survivors: Nieces, Mary Dale Parrent, Kresha Alvarado, Sylvia Slaughter, Helen Owens, Margaret Sherbert and Patricia Henry; cousin, Robert Dikes; nephews, Carl and Keith Wilson, Jason and Jared Alvarado, Jeff and Steve Woods, Gene Bruner, David Bruner and David Pringle; sister-in-law, Catherine Bruner; and many other loving family members and lifelong friends. Thompson's Harveson & Cole Funeral Home 702 Eighth Ave., (817) 336-0345
Edition: FINAL
Page: 9
Fort Worth Star Telegram - Jun 20, 2002  
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Bartee, Jack & Esther N
Bartee, Jack & Esther N
Jack & Esther N Bartee 
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Booth, John Martin
Booth, John Martin
John Martin Booth - According to White's Funeral Home:
John Martin Booth Sr was born Jan 23, 1926 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma to T O Booth and Leta Lessenger. He worked with Lockheed in the tooling Dept in Los Angeles, California. He was a World War II Veteran.
John died 8-14-1972 in North Little Rock, Arkansas
Survivors:
Mother Mrs. T. O Booth; sons, Richard B. Booth of Pennsylvania, John M. Booth of Pennsylvania, Ronald Booth of Texarkansas, TX; Lin & Linda Booth, Roseann Rice, of Little Rock, Thomas J. Booth of Kansas City, Missouri.
Services were held in the White's funeral home chapel in Springtown, with Ben Marney officiating. Services were on Thursday, Aug 17, 1972 at 10:00 AM  
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Brock, Willard Ross & Wilda Mae
Brock, Willard Ross & Wilda Mae
Willard Ross & Wilda Mae Brock 
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Nash, Robert C & Julia (Gregory)
Nash, Robert C & Julia (Gregory)
Robert C & Julia (Gregory) Nash - DS h/ Julia Nash married 5-21-1911 s/Colombus Franklin Nash & Mary Green --- Mrs. Julia Gregory Nash was born in Henderson County, Texas to William T. Gregory and Mary Green on Sept 2, 1895. She married Robert C. Nash on May 21, 1911. She died Aug 19, 1970 in Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas.
Survivors: Husband, Robert C. Nash; 2 sons, Jams Nash of Fort Worth, and R. C. Nash of Saginaw; 2 daughters, Mrs. H. R. Freeman of Fort Worth, and Mrs. J. M. Bates of Fort Worth.
7 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren.

Member of the First Baptist Church in Springtown.
Services were held Aug 21, 1970 in the First Baptist Church of Springtown with Rev. Howard Butler officiating.
Interment was in Springtown with White's Funera Home in charge of arrangements.  
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Patterson, William Franklin & Ruth Ester (Lefors)
Patterson, William Franklin & Ruth Ester (Lefors)
William Franklin & Ruth Ester (Lefors) Patterson --- William "Bill" Patterson 78 at the time of his death on Jun 8, 1972. He retired from Civil Service. He was a former resident Springtown area and a veteran of WWI. Survivors: Ruth LeFors Patterson 1 son, Fred Patterson of Lubbock and 1 daughter, Mrs. Anna Jo Woodall of Springfield. 7 grandchidlren and 3 great-grandchildren Graveside service were held on Jun 10, 1972 in Springtown Cemetery, with White's Funeral in charge of arrangements. --- son of Joesph E. Patterson & Lou C. Patterson 
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Rhoten, Erman Edward & Claudene Abrilla (Fox)
Rhoten, Erman Edward & Claudene Abrilla (Fox)
Erman Edward & Claudene Abrilla (Fox) Rhoten 
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Rhoten, Johnny Ray & Dova L (Hampton)
Rhoten, Johnny Ray & Dova L (Hampton)
Johnny Ray & Dova L (Hampton) Rhoten - John R. Rhoten, 77, a lifelong resident of Springtown, died in a Fort Worth hospital Sunday December 5. He was a farmer and merchant and a member of the Springtown Church of Christ.
Surviving are: his wife, Dova, one son, Erman E. Rhoten of Anchorage, Alaska; one grandson; four granddaughters; four great-great-grandchildren; one brother, Clifford Rhoten of Paradise; five sisters, Donna Lowe, Maye Lowe and Martha Byers all of Springtown, Hester Baysinger of Marlow, Oklahoma and Mrs. Eunice Welch of Fort Worth.
Funeral services will be conducted 2 pm Wednesday in the White's Springtown Cemetery.
White's Funeral Home of Springtown is in charge of arrangements.
Published in Weatherford Democrat December 7, 1982
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Springtown—Dova L. Rhoten, 90, a homemaker, died Thursday, August 19, 1999, at a Fort Worth hospital.
Funeral: 10 am Monday at White's Funeral Home in Springtown. Burial: Springtown Cemetery in Springtown. Visitation: 2 to 9 pm Saturday and Sunday and from 8 am until funeral time on Monday.
Dova L. Rhoten was born on September 5, 1908, in Opal, Texas. She loved to quilt and to travel.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ray Rhoten.
Survivors: Son, Erman Edward Rhoten of Lake Worth; grandchildren, Elton E. Rhoten, Yvonne Nelon, Renee Helm, Sheryl Rhoten and Sherry Dean; seven great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
White's Funeral Home, Springtown 817-220-7111
Published in the Fort Worth Star Telegram 
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Roy, Samuel Woodrow & Gladys (Giles)
Roy, Samuel Woodrow & Gladys (Giles)
Samuel Woodrow & Gladys (Giles) Roy -- FORT WORTH -- Samuel Woodrow Roy, 85, a retired butcher and meat processor, died Friday, Feb. 6, 2004, at his residence.
Funeral: 11 a.m. Tuesday at Cotten-Bratton Funeral Chapel. Burial: Springtown Cemetery. Visitation: 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Samuel Woodrow Roy was born Dec. 6, 1918, in Venus.
Survivors: Wife, Gladys Roy of Fort Worth; sons, Jerry Roy and Randall Roy of Fort Worth; sister, Freida Young of Fort Worth; grandsons, Michael Roy, Chad Roy and Jeremy Roy of Fort Worth; granddaughters, Tami Holden of Georgia, Wendi Black and Jennifer Roy of Fort Worth; and four great-grandchildren.
Cotten-Bratton Funeral Chapel
Fort Worth Star Teegram - Feb 9, 2004
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Gladys Giles Roy, 86, retired from floral sales, died Friday, Aug. 1, 2008, in Fort Worth.
Funeral: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Cotten-Bratton Funeral Chapel in Weatherford. Interment: Springtown Cemetery. Visitation: 5 to 7 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Memorials: In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Vitas Hospice Care, Fort Worth, or Alzheimer's Association, North Central Texas Chapter, Fort Worth.
She was born Oct. 9, 1921, in Fort Worth. She was married to Samuel W. Roy in 1939, and they shared 64 loving years before his passing.
Survivors: Sons, Jerry Roy and wife, Carolyn, and Randall Roy and wife, Linda, of Fort Worth; grandchildren, Tamera Holden of Duluth, Ga., Michael Roy of Hurst, Chad Roy and Wendi Black of Burleson, Jeremy Roy of Ada, Okla., and Jennifer Roy of Fort Worth; and great-grandchildren, Bailey, Rachel, Sam, Grace and Payten.
Published in the Star-Telegram on 8/4/2008  
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Sturdivant, Leroy Walker & Bobbie Jo 'Williams'
Sturdivant, Leroy Walker & Bobbie Jo "Williams"
Leroy Walker & Bobbie Jo "Williams" Sturdivant - According to White's Funeral Home Records:
Leroy was born June 16, 1924 at Grand Saline, TX to Luke Corbett Sturdivant and Virginia Grey. He was a production Welder and a WWII Coast Guard Veteran. He died Feb 28, 1976 at Harris Hospital in Downtown Fort Worth, Tarrant County, TX.
Survivors were Wife Bobbie, Daughter, Mrs. Beverly Wright of Weatherford, and son Toy Sturdivant of Springtown. 1 granddaughter, DeAnn Wright of Weatherford. Mother Daisy Wright of Fort Worth, 1 sister, Thelma Kurtzahn of Englewood, California. He was a former mayor of Springtown.
Services were held at Springtown Church of Christ on Monday Mar 1, 1976 at 2:00 PM with Andrew Connally and Gus Eoff officiating.
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Bobbie Jo Sturdivant, 82, died Tuesday, March 11, 2008.
Funeral: 10 a.m. Saturday at Springtown Church of Christ. Interment: Springtown Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Bobbie Jo was born June 6, 1925.
Survivors: Daughter, Beverly Wright; and loving family.
Published in the Star-Telegram on 3/14/2008.  
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Sturdivant, Luke Corbet
Sturdivant, Luke Corbet
Luke Corbet Sturdivant 
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Wilkinson, Velva B & Aline L 'Lusk'
Wilkinson, Velva B & Aline L "Lusk"
Velva B & Aline L "Lusk" Wilkinson

 

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