Funeral services for Bernice Marie Carter Andrews, 63, of Bay City will be held 1 p. m. Saturday at Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church in Markham with the Rev. Rudolph Martin officiating. Burial will follow at Markham Cemetery.
Visitation hours have been scheduled for 1 to 9 p. m. Friday at the Dixon Funeral Home, Brazoria.
Mrs. Andrews was born July 19, 1928, and died Aug. 29, 1991, at Sweeny House.
She is survived by her husband, Charles Frank Andrews of Bay City; two sons, Samuel Brown Jr. and Kenneth Wayne Brown of Bay City; a daughter, Marion Louise Brown of Florida; a brother, James Carter of Galveston; a sister, Doris B. Moore of Galveston; seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers are Wilmer Petteway Jr., Charles Young, Willie Edison, Daniel Young Jr., Jerry Cook and Marvin Harris.
Honorary pallbearers are Samuel Brown Jr., Samuel Brown III, Freddie Williams, Eddie Williams, Andy Moore Jr. and Leon Hebert III.
Arrangements are with Dixon Funeral Home, Brazoria.
The Daily Tribune, September? 1991
MARKHAM - Funeral services for
Eva Barnes, 78, of Markham, who passed away May 20, 2008, will
be held Saturday, May 24, 2008, at 11 a.m., at Pilgrim Rest
Baptist Church, Markham, with the Rev. James Ashton Jr.,
eulogist. Burial will follow at Markham Cemetery. Visitation
will be Friday from 2 until 8 p.m. at the chapel.
BAY CITY [Matagorda County, Texas] - Funeral services
for Lawrence Batties, 56, of Bay City, who passed away Dec. 10, 2007,
will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2007 at Bethel Baptist
Church in Bay City, with the Rev. L.C. Cunningham Jr., eulogist. Burial
will follow at Markham Cemetery.
Funeral services for Mr. Paul Batties, age 49, of Bay City, will be held Sunday, August 25, 1996, at 1 p. m., at Jesus Free Will Holy Temple Church in Bay City, with Bishop J. Johnson officiating. Burial will follow at Markham Cemetery in Markham.
Visitation will be Saturday until 9 p. m. in the chapel of Duncan-Roberts Funeral Home.
Batties was born in Markham, Texas, Wednesday, August 6, 1947, to Irvin Batties and Menervia Ferrell Batties, and passed away Sunday, August 18, 1996, in Bay City, Texas.
Survivors include four daughters, Tonaka Batties, Rhonda Phillips, Iona Preston and Chenikka Phillips, all of Bay City; and two sons, Paul Batties, Jr. of Bay City, and LaQuincey Earl Phillips of Elizabeth, Louisiana.
Also three sisters, Mrs. Christine Johnson of Bay City, Mrs. Daisy Anderson of Egypt and Mrs. Alzenia Bullard of El Campo; and three brothers and one sister-in-law, Lawrence Batties, Johnnie L. Batties and Johnnie B. Batties (& Gladys), all of Bay City. Also one brother-in-law, W. J. Whalon of Hungerford.
He leaves four grandchildren, K. C. Preston, Tia LaRon E. Breaux, JaMichael Blackmon and LaQuincy Earl Phillips, Jr., and a very dear friend, Mary Phillips of Bay City. Also one aunt, Mrs. Betsy Richardson of Egypt, as well as a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and a family of many friends.
Beside his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Vivian Brown Whalon and Mary Alice Brown Barnes.
Active pallbearers will include Cecil Brown, Kenneth Whalon, Felt Brown, Calvin Barnes, Larry Rutherford and Roy Williams.
Honorary pallbearers will include Johnnie B. Batties, Johnnie L. Batties, Lawrence Batties, Charles Barnes, Cliff Laws, Calvin Barnes, W. J. Whalon, Kenneth Whalon, Paul Batties, Jr., LaQuincy Phillips, Kenneth Barnes, Joe Laws, Anthony Ray Johnson, Joe Brown and Ronnie Whalon.
Arrangements with Duncan-Roberts Funeral Home in Bay City.
The Daily Tribune, August 1996
Funeral services for Bernice Blackmon, 63, of Markham will be held at 1 p. m. Monday at Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church, Markham, with the Rev. Rudolph Martin officiating. Burial will be in Markham Cemetery.
Visitation will be until 9 p. m. Sunday at Duncan-Roberts Funeral Home and from noon to 1 p. m. Monday at the church.
Mrs. Blackmon was born Jan. 11, 1923, in Markham to Wiley and Elizabeth Dillingham Henry and died Dec. 24, 1986, at M. D. Anderson Hospital, Houston.
She was a member of the Baptist church, Progressive Order of Pilgrims and the Order of Eastern Star.
Survivors include her husband, William Blackmon of Markham; three daughters, Mildred Allen of Markham, Irma Thomas and Georgia Blackmon, both of Bay City; a son, Clarence Blackmon of Houston; a sister, Jewell Brown of Houston; a brother, Burl Henry of Pomona, Calif.; and seven grandchildren.
Pallbearers include Eddie Williams Jr., Freddie Eason Jr., Leon Sanford Jr., Sam Peters Jr., James Peters Jr., Roosevelt George and Elijah Barefield.
Arrangements are with Duncan-Roberts Funeral Home
Funeral services for William Blackmon, 83, of Markham will be held at 1 p. m. Wednesday, Aug. 27, 1997, at Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church with the Rev. James Ashton Jr. officiating. Burial will follow at Markham Cemetery.
Visitation is scheduled until 9 p. m. Tuesday at the Duncan-Roberts Funeral Home Chapel, and from noon until 1 p. m. Wednesday at Pilgrim Rest Baptist.
Born in Sweet Home, Tex., on Friday, Aug. 7, 1914, Blackmon died Sunday, Aug. 24, 1997, at Matagorda General Hospital in Bay City.
He was a member of the Pilgrim Rest Baptist, where he served as a deacon and held positions in various auxiliaries of the church.
He operated an iron dealership.
Blackmon is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, John Marcellus and Annie Lee Parr of Dallas and Clarence L. Blackmon and Eunice of Houston; three daughters, Mrs. Mildred G. Blackmon Allen of Markham, Ms. Georgia B. Blackmon and Mrs. Irma F. Blackmon, both of Bay City; nine grandchildren, Robert L. Blackmon, Vivian Y. Robinson, LeTicia T. Allen, Clarence L. Blackmon Jr., Wilbert L. Mosley, Tera C. Thomas Bingley, Benita F. Culbreath Scott, Synovia D. Blackmon and Nada E. Blackmon Franklin; three great-grandchildren, Benjamin J. Scott IV, Benita F. C. Alston and Jacorey Bingley; and three sisters, Mrs. L. E. Reddic of Danevang, Mrs. Pearline Robinson of Houston and Mrs. Katherine Grant of Sweet Home.
He also leaves seven godchildren, Shirley Brown Smith, Harold Smith, Moses Smith, III, Timothy Smith, Kimberly Smith, and Irene and Martin Cruz. Dedicated friends include Howard Harper, Ned Brooks Jr., Jesse Lee Flag and Larry Thomas.
In addition to his parents, Blackmon was preceded in death by his wife, Bernice Henry Blackmon, two daughters, Nada L. Blackmon Williams and Julia M. Blackmon, one son, Wilbert L. Blackmon and one grandchild, Fredricka Williams, as well as a number of sisters and brothers.
Arrangements are under the direction of Duncan-Roberts Funeral Home, Bay City.
The Daily Tribune, August 26, 1997
Funeral services for Annie Mae Boone, 67, of Markham, are scheduled for 1 p. m. Thursday, Oct. 20, 1994, at Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church in Markham with the Rev. James Ashton Jr. officiating. Burial will follow in Markham Cemetery in Markham.
Visitation will be today until 9 p. m. at Greenís Mortuary chapel. Family and friends will meet at the chapel from 7 to 9 p. m. today. The body will lie in state from noon to 1 p. m. Thursday.
Mrs. Boone was born Jan. 20, 1927, in El Maton to Levi and Tazzie Harrison Boone and died Oct. 14, 1994, in Southwest Memorial Hospital in Houston.
She was a member of the Baptist church.
Survivors include three daughters and sons-in-law, Ina Jean Wilcox of La Marque, China Boone Dillon and Ray Dillon of La Marque and Gloria Carter and Lloyd Carter of Markham; two sons and daughters-in-law, Bennie Roy Boone and Cindy Boone of Markham and Leroy Boone and Patricia Boone of Markham; a sister and brother-in-law Martha Tilmon and Will Tilmon of Galveston; two brothers and sisters-in-law, Levi Boone, Jr. and Neicy Boone of Hempstead and James Boone and Wanda Boone of La Marque; two aunts, Martha Johnson and Bertha Johnson of Bay City; two uncles, John Harrison of Bay City and Rev. Melvin Boone of Palacios; four grandchildren, Michael, Tanessa, Robyn Boone of Markham and Roshawn Boone of La Marque; two special devoted friends, Peggie White and Mr. and Mrs. Billy Mack Williams of Markham and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
Pallbearers are Darryl Boone, David Castaneda, Robert Cruz, Fredrick Boone, Jesse Palacios and Ray Rodriguez.
Honorary pallbearers are Leroy Boone, Levi Boone Jr., John Harrison, Ray Dillon, Michael Boone, Bennie Roy Boone, James Boone, Rev. Melvin Boone, Lloyd Carter and Roshawn Boone.
Arrangements are with Greenís Mortuary of Bay City.
The Daily Tribune, October 19, 1994
MARKHAM - Charles Ray Boone, 49, of Markham, died
Sunday, Nov. 19, 2006.
Funeral services for Elnora Boone, 91, of Markham, Texas will be held at 11 a. m., Tuesday, August 10 at Pilgrim Rest Missionary Baptist Church in Markham with Rev. James Ashton officiating. Interment will follow at Markham Cemetery.
Visitation was Monday and family received friends from 7 to 9 p. m. at Greenís Mortuary. Viewing will be held at Pilgrim Rest Missionary Baptist Church Tuesday from 10 to 11 a. m.
Elnora died Wednesday, August 4, 1999 at Matagorda General Hospital. She was born March 4, 1908 in Ashwood, Texas to the union of Irvin Brown and Mary Jane Miller Brown.
She is survived by her son and his wife Willie Boone and Selena of Houston; three sisters, Sylvia McDonald and Mary Sayles of Los Angeles and Alice Mae Jones of Markham; three sisters-in-law, Willie Boone of Markham, Martha Johnson of Bay City and Rosie Brown of Houston, two brothers-in-law George Jones of Markham and Rev. M. L. Boone of Palacios, eight grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren and six great-great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and other relatives and friends.
Pallbearers will be Clint Wyche, Mack Brown, Albert Brown, Ernest Williams, Levi Boone and Wesley Johnson. Honorary pallbearers will be Sylvester Boone, James Boone, Russell Jackson, Roy Wyche, Charles Boone, Irvin Boone Jr., Darnell Boone and Makeba Thomas.
The Daily Tribune,
August 10, 1999
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