The Palestine Herald, Palestine, Texas

November 19, 2012

Death Notices published Nov. 20, 2012


Palestine Herald-Press

Jessie L. Pierce

Funeral arrangements for Jessie L. Pierce, 56, are pending at McCoy Funeral Home.

Mr. Pierce died Sunday at Palestine Regional Medical Center.



Credilla Evans

Funeral arrangements for Credilla Evans, 100, of Crockett, are pending at Emanuel Funeral Home in Crockett.

Mrs. Evans died Monday at East Texas Medical Center.



Mack Gray Jr.

Funeral arrangements for Mack Gray Jr., 56, of Houston, and formerly of Palestine, are pending at Emanuel Funeral Home of Palestine.

Mr. Gray died Friday in Houston.



Gazell Franklin

Graveside services for Gazell Franklin, 91, of Trinity, will be at noon Saturday at Sumpton Cemetery in Groveton.

Mrs. Franklin died Friday in Trinity.

A viewing will be held from 8 to 11 a.m. Saturday at Emanuel Funeral Home Chapel in Crockett.



Elizabeth Ann Burton Ross

Services for Elizabeth Ann Burton Ross, 85, of Alto, will be at 11 a.m. Friday in the Alto Community Fellowship Church. Burial will follow in the St. Thomas Chapel Cemetery in Alto under the direction of Emanuel Funeral Home of Crockett.

Mrs. Ross died Friday at Woodland Height Hospital in Lufkin.

A viewing will be held from 10 a.m. to 5  p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.



Mercedee Alford

Services for Mercedee Alford, 95, of Oakwood, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at True Vine DOXA Center in Fairfield. Burial will follow at Bethel Cemetery in Oakwood under the direction of Emanuel Funeral Home of Palestine.

Mrs. Alford died Thursday at Baylor Medical Center in Dallas.

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