The Palestine Herald, Palestine, Texas

October 20, 2012

Death Notices for Saturday, Oct. 20, 2012

Palestine Herald-Press

PALESTINE — Bonnie Poston

Graveside services for Bonnie Wheeler Poston, 81, of Palestine, will be at 11 a.m. today at Oakwood Cemetery in Corsicana with the Rev. Kenn Somerville officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Herrington/Land of Memory Funeral Home.

She died Tuesday in Palestine.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to BARC, The Humane Society at P.O. Box 63, Palestine, Texas s75802.

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Carl Dean Burns

Services for Carl Dean Burns, 62, of Oakwood, will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Shiloh Baptist Church in the Butler community. Burial will follow at Shiloh Cemetery in Oakwood under the direction of Emanuel Funeral Home of Palestine.

Mr. Burns died Oct. 16 in Fairfield.

A viewing will be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

J.W. Thompson

Graveside services for J.W. Thompson, 86, of Oakwood, will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Mt. Pisgah Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Bailey & Foster, Palestine.

Mr. Thompson died Wednesday in Fairfield.  

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