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Ola Mae Jackson, 68, of Hugo, formerly of Paris, died at 11:50 AM, Friday, September 27, 2013 at the Baptist Village of Hugo. Funeral services are set for 2:00 PM, Tuesday, October 1, 2013 in the chapel of Fry & Gibbs Funeral Home with Rev. Burgie Thompson and Rev. Carl Dunlap officiating. Burial will be in the Woodland Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 PM Monday evening at the funeral home. Fry & Gibbs Funeral Home has charge of the arrangements.
Ola Mae was born August 9, 1945 in Bagwell, Texas to Tom Jefferson and Annie Lee Whitson Jackson. She retired from Campbell Soup Company after 34 years of faithful service. Miss Jackson was a member of First Assembly of God of Paris.
She is survived by one brother, David Jackson and wife, Louise of Hugo; two sisters, Lois Jackson of Paris and Ann Hammond and husband, Lenard of Powderly; four nephews, Waco Jackson, James Wells, Anthony Wells, and Tim Hammond; one niece, Beth Patterson; four great-nephews, Wesley Jackson, Sterling Hammond, Connor Hammond, and Ryan Patterson; and one great-niece, Carly Patterson. She was preceded in death by her parents and one sister, Dovie Lee Wells.
Pallbearers will be James Babb, Jimmy Babb, Ronnie Kyles, Steven Grisham, Lenard Hammond and Jackie McQueen.
Online condolences may be made to the Jackson family by visiting www.fry-gibbs.com.
Delma Ford Vaughan, 80, of Paris, died at 6:40 AM, Saturday, September 28, 2013 at Brentwood Terrace Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center. Funeral services are set for 10:00 AM, Tuesday, October 1, 2013 in the chapel of Fry & Gibbs Funeral Home with Rev. Ben Read and Rev. Glynn Vickers officiating. Burial will follow in Meadowbrook Gardens Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 7:00-8:00 PM Monday evening at the funeral home. Fry & Gibbs Funeral Home has charge of the arrangements.
Delma was born November 3, 1932 in the Faulkner Community of Lamar County to Morris S. and Sallie L. Brown Ford. She graduated from Paris High School in 1949 and attended Paris Junior College. Mrs. Vaughan married James Verdell “Jimmy” Vaughan on November 14, 1953. He died May 4, 1986. She retired after 40 years of service with the Texas Department of Transportation serving as the secretary to the district engineer. She was a member of Calvary United Methodist Church and the Friendship Sunday School Class.
Mrs. Vaughan is survived by her two daughters, Teresa Dell Heuberger and husband, William “Buddy” Heuberger and Patricia Ann Vaughan; three grandchildren, Jennifer Heuberger Cox and husband, Darren, Dillon Chase Owens, and Andrew James Owens; two great-grandchildren, Alyssa Brooke Lucas and Jake Stephens; two sisters, Mary Anna “Ann” Ford and Myra Shepard; and one brother, Marion “Pug” Ford and wife, Mariela of Cochabamba, Bolivia; brother-in-law, Joe Vaughan and wife, Doreen; sisters-in-law, Juanita Hopkins, Mary Vaughan, and
Branda Vaughan; and a host of nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers, Morris L. Ford and Billy Morgan Ford.
Pallbearers will be Joe Vaughan, Gary Wayne Vaughan, Donald Joe Vaughan, Dale Loggins, Jordan Ricks, Tommy Vaughan, Carl Hopkins, and Joe Henry. Serving as honorary pallbearers are Dr. Ralph Brown, Morgan Walker, and men of the Friendship Sunday School Class of Calvary United Methodist Church.
If desired, memorials may be made to the Calvary United Methodist Church Youth Complex Fund.
Polly Peterson, 93, of Paris, died at 4:17 AM, Saturday, September 28, 2013 at Stillhouse Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center. Fry & Gibbs Funeral Home has charge of the arrangements.