The Palestine Herald, Palestine, Texas

July 2, 2013

Death Notices for Tuesday, July 2, 2013


Palestine Herald-Press

Michael Joe ‘Little Mike’ Murdock II

Services for Michael Joe “Little Mike” Murdock II, 13, of Elkhart will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Evangelistic Temple with the Rev. Jeffrey Craft officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Bailey & Foster Palestine.

“Little Mike” died with his sister, Shauna Vanstory, Thursday in Dallas.  

Condolence calls will be received from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Bailey & Foster Palestine.

To view online, leave condolences or sign guestbook go to www.baileyandfosterfuneralhome.com



Shauna Nicole Holt Vanstory

Services for Shauna Nicole Holt Vanstory, 19, of Elkhart, will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Evangelistic Temple with the Rev. Jeffrey Craft officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Bailey & Foster Palestine.

Ms. Vanstory died with her brother, Michael Murdock, Thursday in Dallas.  

Condolence calls will be received from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Bailey & Foster Palestine.

To view online, leave condolences or sign guest

book go to www.baileyandfosterfuneralhome.com



Irene Ives

Graveside services for Irene Ives, 93, of Palestine, will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Cedar Creek Cemetery with Dwight Franklin officiating.  Arrangements are under the direction of Bailey & Foster.

Mrs. Ives died Wednesday at Cartmell Home for The Aged.  

To view online, leave condolences or sign guest book go to www.baileyandfosterfuneralhome.com



Shiela Kay Brock Hughes

Graveside services for Shiela Kay Brock Hughes, 55, of Elkhart, will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Middle Cemetery in Palestine under the direction of Emanuel Funeral Home of Palestine.

Ms. Hughes died Monday at Palestine Regional Medical Center.



Commie Lee Larkin

Services for Commie Lee Larkin, 86, of Athens, will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Allen Chapel AME Church in Athens. Arrangements are under the direction of Emanuel Funeral Home of Palestine.

Mr. Larkin died June 27 at Park Highland Health Care in Athens.



Merceedia McMillian

Services for Merceedia McMillian, 83, of Oakwood, will be at noon Saturday at Lone Star Baptist Church in Oakwood. Burial will follow at Lone Star Cemetery under the direction of Emanuel Funeral Home of Palestine.

Mrs. McMillian died Sunday at Palestine Regional Medical Center.



J.D. Ellis Jr.

Funeral arrangements for J.D. Ellis Jr., 69, of Crockett, are pending at Emanuel Funeral Home of Crockett.

Mr. Ellis died Friday at Palestine Regional Medical Center.