courtesy of Tresmond Scott and Jerrilyn Capers
Funeral services for Evelyn Fields Thomas, 82, of Bay City, will be
held Thursday, August 1, 2002, at Enterprise Baptist Church in Bay
City with the Rev. J. Weldon Gilbert, pastor and the Rev. Murray
Griggs, Sr. eulogist.
Bay City—Funeral services for Tommie Thomas, 78, of Bay City, who passed away Nov. 18, 2008, will be held at 11 a. m. Saturday, Nov. 22, at Shiloh Baptist Church in Cedar Lane, with Pastor Steven Staten, eulogist. Burial will follow at Shiloh Cemetery. Visitation will be from 2 – 8 p. m. at Duncan-Roberts Funeral Home in Bay City.
Arrangements with Duncan-Roberts Funeral Home, Bay City, 979-245-5197.
November 21, 2008
Services for Ethel Mae Tone, 87, of Bay City, were held at 11 a.m.,
Tuesday, November 10 at Shiloh Baptist Church, Cedar Lane, with the
Rev. Steven Staten, pastor, and the Rev. L.V. Harvey, eulogist.
Burial followed at Shiloh Cemetery.
Tribune, Published November 11, 2009
Funeral services for Joseph Tone, 84, of Bay City, are scheduled for noon Thursday at the Duncan-Roberts Funeral Home chapel of Bay City with the Rev. L. V. Harvey officiating. Burial will follow in Shiloh Cemetery in Cedar Lane.
Visitation will be until 9 p. m. today at the Duncan-Roberts Funeral Home chapel in Bay City.
Mr. Tone was born June 20, 1909, in Cedar Lane to William and Ellen Grice Tone and died March 13, 1994, in Matagorda General Hospital of Bay City.
He was a member of the Baptist church.
Survivors include his wife, Annie Mae Tone of San Antonio; two special cousins, Veola Tone and Charles Tone of Bay City and many relatives and friends.
Arrangements are with Duncan-Roberts Funeral Home of Bay City.
March 16, 1994
Leatha Mills Tone
Funeral services for Mrs. Leatha Mills Tone, 97, of Hitchcock, will be held Tuesday, August 17, 1999 at 1 p. m. at Shiloh Baptist Church in Cedar Lane with Rev. L. V. Harvey officiating. Burial will follow at Shiloh Cemetery in Cedar Lane.
Visitation will be Monday until 9 p. m. at the Duncan-Roberts Funeral Home chapel, and Tuesday from noon to 1 p. m. at the church.
She died Wednesday, August 11 at her residence in Hitchcock, Tex. and was born in Cedar Lane December 25, 1901 to Jesse Mills and Alberta Spiller Mills.
She was the second in a family of six children and attended Public School in Cedar Lane. Her spiritual aspirations transpired at an early age, and she became a member of Shiloh Baptist Church under the leadership of Rev. Lee P. Upon moving to Hitchcock she united with Galilee Baptist Church and kept the faith.
She is survived by her three daughters, Ethel Mae Tone, Veola Tone and Doris Tone and two sons and daughters-in-law, Edward Tone (& Stella) and Charlie Tone (& Edna), all of Bay City; seven grandchildren, eight great grandchildren, eight great-great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Eddie Tone on April 22, 1974; two sisters, Alfafa Thomas and Millie Brown; and three brothers, Earnest Mills, Robert Mills and Mason Mills.
Active pallbearers will include Edward Tone, Dennis Griggs, Tommie Thomas, Earnest Davidson and Marcellous Godley.
Honorary pallbearers will be Charlie Tone, Floyd Spiller, Jasper Ray Spiller, Jimmie Griggs and Eugene Fields. Arrangements are with Duncan-Roberts Funeral Home in Bay City.
August 15, 1999
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