The Palestine Herald, Palestine, Texas

January 3, 2013

Death Notices for Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013


Palestine Herald-Press

Rufus Hailey

Services for Rufus “Red” Hailey, 84, of Dallas and formerly of Centerville, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at True Vine DOXA Center in Fairfield. Burial will follow at Fairfield Baptist Cemetery under the direction of Emanuel Funeral Home in Palestine.

A wake will be held from 7 to 9 p.m. Friday at Rice Chapel AME Church in Dallas.

Mr. Hailey died Monday at his residence.



Willie Lee Strong

Services for Willie Lee Strong, 68, of Fairfield and formerly of Grapeland, are pending at Emanuel Funeral Home of Palestine.

Mr. Strong died Friday at East Texas Medical Center in Fairfield.



Lofton Jones Jr.

Services for Lofton Jones Jr., 58, of Oakwood’s Butler community, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Shiloh Baptist Church. Burial will follow at Shiloh Cemetery under the direction of Emanuel Funeral Home of Palestine.

Mr. Jones died Monday at East Texas Medical Center in Fairfield.



Forrest Frix

Services for Forrest Frix, 95, of Palestine, will be at 10 a.m. today at Bailey & Foster Chapel Palestine, with the Rev. Don Twiford officiating. Burial will follow in Evergreen Cemetery under the direction of Bailey & Foster Palestine.

Mr. Frix died Dec. 28.

Condolence calls will be received one hour before service time at Bailey & Foster Palestine.   

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



Efford L. Asberry

Funeral arrangements for Efford L. Asberry, 86, of Palestine, are pending at Emanuel Funeral Home of Palestine.

Mr. Asberry died at his residence.