Jack D. Harwell
Robert L. Harwell
Funeral services were held at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, June 17,
2003 at Huff Funeral Chapel in Whitesboro for Robert L. Harwell, 75-year-old
Whitesboro resident. Rev. Joe Patterson, assisted by Terry Barnett conducted
the service. Interment was in Mt. Tabor Cemetery, Grayson County, under
the direction of Huff Funeral Home.
He died Saturday, June 14, 2003 in Wilson N. Jones Medical Center
Born November 9, 1927 at Gordonville, he was the son of the late
Robert L. Harwell, Sr., and Vera Braswell Harwell. He married Dorothy Moore
May 1, 1993 in Whitesboro.
He owned and operated his own Trucking Company, and was a truck
driver for 57 years. He was an Army veteran and a member of Central Baptist
Church in Whitesboro.
Survivors are his wife, Dorothy Harwell of Whitesboro; step-son,
Scott Moore; step-daughters and son-in-law, Becky and Mike Allred of Whitesboro,
Shelley Clements and Starla Johnson, both of Whitesboro, Christine Simpson
of Lewisville, Texas and Robbie Jo Stout of Weatherford, Texas; two brothers,
Jack Harwell of Whitesboro, and John Harwell of Gainesville; one sister,
Viola Walters of Sherman; thirteen grandchildren; fourteen great-grandchildren;
and one great-great-grandchild. Extended family: Terry and Annett Barnett
and a host of nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers were Doyce Allred, Gary Grantham, Terry O?Toole, David
Stone, Brandon Parker, Stan Quick. Honorary pallbearers were Ray Bilbrey,
Gaylon Parker, Jim Mahana, Kelsey Wylie, and Bobby Reed.