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Obituaries Sunday, October 14

Roy Wayne Stevens, 76, of Paris, passed away Thursday, October 11, 2012, at his home.

Bright-Holland Funeral Home has scheduled graveside memorial services for 5:00 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16th, at McDonald Cemetery.

Mr. Stevens, the son of Roy & Desi Rae Mueller Stevens, was born June 1, 1936, in Dallas. He graduated from Crozier Technical High School and attended Paris Junior College. He worked in sales during his career.

Survivors include three children, Lisa Wacha & husband Frankie of Palestine, Robert Hilliard & wife Kathy of Lindale, and Cathleen Brands & husband Rich of Lindale, grandchildren, Kristi Kolander, Stacy Kolander, Shannon Donaghue, Chad Hilliard, Wesley Hilliard, Rusty Bryant and Robert Bryant, a brother, Dwight Stevens & wife Linda of Richardson along with long time friends, Sid & Barbara White of Paris.

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Mildred Viola Oxley, 76, of Paris passed away Thursday October 11, 2012 at her home. Funeral services are scheduled for 10:00 a.m. Monday, October 15, 2012 at Fry-Gibbs Funeral Home with Rev. Rocky Burrow and Rev. Carey Robinson officiating. Burial will follow at Laurel Land Cemetery in Dallas at 3:00 p.m. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Sunday 4-5 p.m.

She was born in Eustace, Texas on July 9, 1936 a daughter of Wallace Lewis and Cora Bessie May Cox Jones. She was married to William “Bill” Oxley and was a homemaker.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, William “Bill” Oxley; son, James Nathan Burrow; grandson, Luke Burrow; great granddaughter Allison Paige Bausch, a brother Walter Eugene Jones; and a son-in-law Joe Hime.

She is survived by children, Rocky Burrow and wife Kay; Vickie Hime;   grandchildren Joshua Burrow, Emily Burrow, Tonya Bausch, Christopher James Burrow, Arron Eugene Burrow, John Hime; great grandchildren, Bryson Bush, Megan Bausch, Blake Bausch; and a sister Betty Gentry.

Honorary Pallbearers will be John Hime, Josh Burrow, Doug Burrow, Mike Burrow, Aaron Burrow, Christopher Burrow, and Brian Bausch.

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Jerry Siddle, 42, of Brookston, died at 5:31 PM, Friday, October 12, 2012 at the Medical Center of Plano.  Fry & Gibbs Funeral Home has charge of the arrangements.

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