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Obituaries for Tuesday, May 13th

new001Faye Etta Kelso Fuller, 69, of Nacogdoches, formerly of Paris, passed away Sunday May 11, 2014 in Paris. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday May 14, at the United Pentecostal Church with Rev. Robert Myre, Rev. Mike Stone and Rev. Barry Rankin officiating. Burial will follow in Forest Chapel cemetery. The family will receive friends at Fry-Gibbs Funeral Home Tuesday 6-8 p.m.

She was born November 15, 1944 in Canalou, Missouri a daughter of John and Grace Basinger Naney. She married Joe Kelso Feburary 17, 1960 and he died December 17, 1993. She then married Rev. Ennis Fuller Feb. 17, 1996 in Nacogdoches. She was a homemaker and a minister, teaching the bible and assisting her husband with his ministry.

She was preceded in death by her husband Joe Kelso, her parents and a brother John Raymond Naney.

She is survived by her husband Ennis; children Sherry Owens of Dexter, MO, Paul Kelso of Cooper, Brian Kelso of Paris, Melissa Riegel of Paris; stepchildren Travis Fuller of Nacogdoches, Miriam Lee of Frisco, Timothy Fuller of Groveton, Michael Fuller of Cushing and chosen daughter Kathrine Mendoza of Como. Grandchildren are Lisa Stites, Heather Leija, Jason Parker, Jacob Kelso, Amy Kelso, Hope Kelso, Brian Kelso, Ciara Parsons, Devin Parsons and  numerous Step Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren; 2 sisters Ellen Russom of Canalou, MO, and Ruth Box of Dexter, MO.

Pallbearers will be Brian Kelso, Jacob Kelso, Devin Parsons, Sam Stewart, Michael Fuller, and Clay Fuller.

Online condolences may be made at

SUE JANE MARTIN CARRUTH, 63, of Paris, passed from this life Sunday May 11, 2014 at her residence, following a lengthy illness. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday May 14, 2014 in the chapel of Starrett Funeral Home, with  Patrick Cannon officiating. Cremation will follow the service.

Sue was born April 29, 1951 in Sulphur Springs, a daughter of Clarence and Lois Madeline Martin. She married John Thomas Carruth in 1982 in Campbell. For some twenty years she owned and operated Carruth Paint and Wallpaper in Petty, Texas.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, J.C. Martin; and a great-grandson, Benjamin Brand.

Survivors include her husband John, of Paris; six children, Cynthia Carruth, Craig Carruth, Cathy Edmunds, Caren  Clinkscales, Stacy Johnson and husband Stephen, and Stefanie Carruth; twelve grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren; a sister, Jean Canaday and husband Bill, of Paris; and a sister and brother-in-law, Eddie and Weldon Wallace, of Campbell.

Friends may register in Sue’s Book of Memories at .

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