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Funeral services for Carol Ann Scogin, 67, of Pollok will be held Monday, July 13, 2020 at 10:00 a.m. in the Carroway Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow in the Aldredge Cemetery.

Funeral services for Doris Weatherford, 84, of Lufkin will be held Sunday, July 12, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. in the Carroway Funeral Home Chapel in Huntington with Brother Nathan Panell officiating. Interment will follow in the Fielder Memorial Cemetery.

The prayer chair sits empty, the Bible laid to the side, as George Landrum Dodson, humble servant of God, has heard his Master’s voice calling him home. Born April 17, 1928, in Lufkin, Texas, to George, Sr. and Ruby Mast Dodson; As family members were reading the poem In Immanuel’s Land, Bro…

Leah Catherine Jones Mann, 95 of Austin, Texas, passed away on July 1, 2020. “Mimi”, as she was lovingly known by many, was born in Homer, Texas on September 13, 1924, to the late M.M. and Leah (Scroggins) Jones.

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Funeral services for Jell G. Cartwright, 53, will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, in Colonial Mortuary Chapel. Burial will follow in Britton Creek Cemetery in Center. Visitation will be 5-7 p.m, in the Colonial Mortuary Chapel. Mr. Cartwright was born Aug. 15, 1966, in Center, and died June 29, 2020…

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William Edward Foley and Maidie M. Marshburn welcomed Seawillow Edwina Foley on Feb. 14, 1920. She was born in Bronson, Texas — a John Henry Kirby Lumber Co. sawmill town. Her grandfather was the mill manager, her Aunt Mary worked in the commissary, and her father was a clerk in the payroll …

Julia Nell May, devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, passed away at Pinecrest Retirement Community in Lufkin, Texas, on June 26 after a short Illness. She was 87.

Graveside services for L. E. (Gene) Vinson, 90, of Lufkin, will be held at 10:00 a.m. Friday, June 26, 2020 in the Garden of Memories Memorial Park, with Bro. Jimmy Hedges and Bro. Stacy Perkins officiating.

Services for Louise “Honey” Harbuck Ricks will be held at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, June 27, 2020 in the Gipson Funeral Home Chapel, with visitation from 12:00 p.m. until service time. Interment will follow in the Fielder Memorial Cemetery.

Memorial services to celebrate the life of Sandra G. Smith, 78, of Dallas, previously of Lufkin and Nacogdoches, will be held Saturday, June 27, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. in the Carroway Funeral Home Chapel with Howard Reed officiating.

Funeral services for Jeffrey Scott Fletcher, 36, of Lufkin will be held Friday, June 26, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. in the Carroway Funeral Home Chapel with Brother Horace Fletcher officiating. Interment will follow in the Fielder Memorial Cemetery.

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