Christopher Michael Ivery

Christopher Michael Ivery, 56, of Galveston, Texas, died Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2017, in a Galveston hospital. Mr. Ivery was born Feb. 17, 1961, in Atlanta. He was a landscaper.

Survivors include:  his mother, Mable Wilson;  two daughters, Kristy Ivery and Zalissy Ivery; three sons, Russell (Tenique)  Stiger, Vonderrick Blackwell and Zamarion Ivery; eight brothers, Kelvin (Temikia) Ivery, Greg (Casey) Wilson, Rodney Wilson, Patrick Wilson, Robert Wilson, Eugene Wilson Ronnie Wilson and Michael Wilson; five sisters, Christene (Rickie) Banks, Phoebie (David) Boley, Carol Beane, Maxine Mallory and Connie Wilson; 11 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and a number of other relatives.

Closed casket services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Faith Community Nazarene Church, Atlanta, with Elder Herbert Harper officiating. Burial will be in Pinecrest Cemetery under direction of Coleman-Atlanta Funeral Home.

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Delvon Eugene Federick, Sr.

Delvon Eugene Federick, Sr., 36 of Atlanta, TX, passed away September 20, 2017 at U.T. Southwest Medical Center, Dallas, Tx.  Mr. Federick was born January 9, 1981 in Compton, California.  H was a member of St. John Baptist Church and was a custodian at Queen City ISD.

Survivors include his wife, ShaRhonda Edmond; five children, Delasia, Ariannah, Nyanza, Delvon Jr. and Koredell; his parents, Junior Federick and Belinda Magee Federick; two brothers, Paul E. Magee III and Jermaine V. Magee; one sister, Tameka L. Fletcher; his grandparents, Annette and Norman Walker; and a number of other relatives.

Services will be held at 11:00 a.m Friday, September 29 at Bible Deliverance located at 1405 Loop 236, Queen City, TX with the Rev. Antwoin Falls officiating.  Viewing will be held Thursday, September 28, at Coleman-Atlanta Funeral Home from 12 noon until 5:00 p.m.    Burial will be held at Shady Grove Cemetery under the direction of Coleman-Atlanta Funeral Home.

 

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Arstine Dickerson

Arstine Dickerson, 80, of Atlanta died Monday, June 26, 2017, in Texarkana, Texas. Ms. Dickerson was born May 19, 1937, in Linden, Texas. She was retired from Red River Army Depot and a member of Free Christian Zion Church.

Survivors include four sons, J.C. Dickerson Jr.,  Everett Undra Dickerson Sr. and Roy Lee  (Tammy) Dickerson all of Atlanta, TX, Timothy Dickerson of Dallas, TX; four daughters, Bernice (Joe) Anderson of Nashville, Arkansas, Wonder Faye (Tommy) Rosser of Clarksville, TX, Josie LaVonne Banks of Bloomburg, TX, and Stena Faye Snell of Nashville, Arkansas; four sisters, Sivrene, Fannie, Joyce and Judy of ,Greenville, TX; one brother, Roy Stephens of Greenville, TX; three sisters-in-law, Estell Neal and Mae Bell Finley of Douglassville, TX, Princy Dickerson of Atlanta, TX.; 25 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; and a number of other relatives. Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Free Christian Zion Church with Vera A. Brown officiating.

Burial will be in Gum Springs Cemetery under direction of Coleman-Atlanta Funeral Home. The body may be viewed noon to 5 p.m. today at the funeral home.

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Charles Edward McKinney

Charles Edward McKinney, 78, of Atlanta died Saturday, June 10, 2017, in a Texarkana hospital.  Mr. McKinney was born Dec. 5, 1938, in Douglassville, Texas.  He was a member of Queen City COGIC.

Survivors include his wife, Linda Kay McKinney; five children, Charles Jefferson, Russell Stiger, Erika Allen, Pamela Jefferson and Kristy Ivery; five brothers, John McKinney, Harold McKinney, Maurice McKinney, Will McKinney and Lonnie “Cole” McKinney; three sisters, Merline Lawson, Odessi Lee and Alberta; 15 grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and a number of other relatives.

Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Enon First Missionary Baptist Church with Bishop Connie R. Jiles officiating. Burial will be in Ware Memorial Cemetery under direction of Coleman-Atlanta Funeral Home. Visitation will be 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. today at the funeral home.

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Dessie Simmons

Dessie George Simmons, 62, of Queen City, Texas, died Thursday, May 11, 2017, at his home. Mrs. Simmons was born Aug. 1, 1954, in Domino, Texas. She was a production worker with Holly Burton Industrial Plant.  Dessie was preceded in death by her son Kenny Hunt and sister, Cynthia Jefferson.

Survivors include her husband, Mathew Simmons of Domino; two daughters,  Shelia (Larry) Mayfield and Amy Hunt Smith of Fort Worth, Texas; her mother, Ammie Jefferson of Domino; three sisters, Onita (Gerald Boyce) Tyson of Queen City, Deborah (Gilbert) Williams of Domino and Felecia (Lonnie)  Waller of Texarkana, Texas; two brothers, Ray Charles (Willa)  Jefferson and James  of Domino; six grandchildren; and a number of other relatives.

Serviecs will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Golden Gate Baptist Church, Domino, with the Rev. Joe Nelson officiating. Burial will be in Lanark Cemetery under direction of Coleman-Atlanta Funeral Home. The body may be viewed noon to 5 p.m. today at the funeral home.

 

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Charles Henry Bridges

Charles Henry Bridges, 65, of Kildare, Texas, died Saturday, March 4, 2017, in Kildare.  Mr. Bridges was born May 1, 1951, in Kildare. He was a member of St. John Divine Missionary Baptist Church.

Survivors include,  one daughter, Queenie Griggs; two sons, Rodney Coleman and Demetrice Coleman of Dallas; two brothers, Clarence Bridges and Leroy Bridges of Dallas; one sister, Ruthetta Mathews of Bivins, Texas; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and a number of other relatives.

Closed casket services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at St. John Divine Missionary Baptist Church with the Rev. Charles Darty officiating. Burial will be in Galloway Cemetery under direction of Coleman-Atlanta Funeral Home. O

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Ernest A. Roberson, Sr.

Ernest A. Roberson Sr., 69, of Bloomburg, Texas, died Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017, at his home. Mr. Roberson was born Aug. 8, 1947, in Bloomburg. He was retired from Red River Army Depot and a member of Shady Grove Baptist Church, Bloomburg.

Survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law, Brian Sr. and Deadra Simington of Texarkana and Ernest Jr. and Mashina Roberson of Bloomburg; two sisters, Mary Roberson of Shreveport, La., and Lillie E. Young of Wake Village, Texas; two brothers, Calvin Roberson of Shreveport and Alvin Roberson of Houston; eight grandchildren; and a number of other relatives.

Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Shady Grove Baptist Church with the Rev. Willie Simington Sr. officiating. Burial will be in Olive Branch Cemetery under direction of Coleman-Atlanta Funeral Home. The body may be viewed noon to 5 p.m. today at the funeral home.

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Sam Houston Turner

Sam Houston Turner, 74, of Dallas died Wednesday, February 8, 2017, in Dallas.   Mr. Turner was born July3, 1942, in New Boston, Texas.   He was a high explosive operator with Lone Star Army Ammunition Plant and a member of Prosperity Baptist Church.

Survivors include:  one daughter,  Vanessa Sims; nine sisters, Gladys Hasbrouck, Ethel Robinson, Virginia Minor, Dorothy Battle, Joyce Garvin, Lois Jackson, Carolyn Gooden, Felicia House and Tammy Thompson; nine brothers, Robert Turner, Lorenzo Turner, Don Noel, Chet Turner, Lynn Turner-Harris, Joe Thompson, Billy Thompson, Greg Thompson and Steve Thompson; granddaughter, Valencia Sims; and a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives and many dear friends.

Services will be 1:00 p.m., Saturday at Prosperity Baptist Church with David Hood officiating.  Burial will be in Shady Gove Cemetery under the direction of Coleman-Atlanta Funeral Home.   The body may be viewed noon to 1:00 p.m. Saturday at the church.

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June Patterson

June Patterson, 53, of Wake Village, TX passed away Monday, January, 23, 2017 at her home.   Ms. Patterson was born June 16, 1963, in Bryan TX.  She was a Lab Supervisor at Cooper Tire and a member of Church on the Rock, Texarkana, TX.

Services will be held Saturday, January 28th, 2017, 10:00 A.M. at Hickory Hill Baptist Church, Nash, TX with Dr. Rockridge Hannah officiating.   Burial will follow at Chapelwood Memorial Gardens  Cemetery under the direction of Coleman-Atlanta Funeral Home in charge.

Survivors include:   Two sons, Jarred (Kembri) Patterson and Marcel Patterson; daughter, Octavia Johnson; Five Brothers, Jethro (Sharon) Patterson, Jr., Roderick (Pamela) Patterson, Titus Patterson, Britton (Tenisha) Patterson, and Kurstin Patterson;  Sister, Tummie Patterson;   Four grandsons, Jordan Patterson, Demazzi Patterson, Kayden Patterson, Jonas Patterson-Johnson; granddaughter, Alexandria Patterson, and a hosts of nieces, nephews, great nieces, and great nephew, cousins, and friends.

The body may be viewed noon to 5 p.m. with visitation from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m, Friday, January 27, at the funeral home.

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Cassie Smith

Cassie Vickers Smith, 94, of Atlanta died Sunday, Jan. 15, 2017, in Atlanta. Mrs. Smith was born Aug. 31, 1922, in Washington, Ark. She was a homemaker and a member of St. Mary Baptist Church, Bivins, Texas. Survivors include six sons, Darnell R. Smith of Abilene, Texas, Charles E. Smith of St. Paul, Minn., Joe H. Smith of Dallas, Eddie L. Smith and Charlie D. Cole of Atlanta and Franklin Cole Smith of Texarkana; three daughters, Lorine Linthicum and Maxine Lowery of Dallas and Marilyn J. Carmack of Atlanta; 25 grandchildren; and a number of other relatives. Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Faith Community Church of Nazarene with the Rev. Gaylon Harrison officiating. Burial will be in Pinecrest Cemetery under direction of Coleman-Atlanta Funeral Home. The body may be viewed until 5 p.m. today at the funeral home.

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Thomas Earl Gamble, Sr.

Thomas Earl Gamble, Sr., 80, of Queen City, Texas, died Thursday, December 8, 2016 in Domino, Texas.   Mr. Gamble was born in Somerville, Tennessee.  He was a saw operator and a member of Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church.

Survivors include eight children;  Jeanette Jacobs of Texarkana, Tracy Gamble, Angela Harrison and Thomas Gamble, Jr. all of Atlanta; Zeola Denise Maxie, Linda Shephard and Bernice Gamble, all of Domino, and Anthony Gamble of South Carolina; and a number of other relatives and friends.

Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Shiloh Baptist church with the Rev. Arlistel Maxie officiating.   Burial will be in Lanark Cemetery, Domino, Tx, under the direction of Coleman-Atlanta Funeral Home.   The body may be viewed from noon to 5 p.m. Friday, December 16, at the funeral home.

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Odis Henry Tyson, Jr.

Odis Henry Tyson Jr., 69, of Doddridge, Ark., died Monday, Nov. 7, 2016, in a Texarkana, Texas hospital. Mr. Tyson was born Oct. 25, 1947. He was a member of Elizabeth Baptist Church, Doddridge.

Survivors include two sons and one daughter-in-law, Adrian and Stacy Tyson of Texarkana and Odis H. “Chuckie” Tyson III of Doddridge; two brothers and one sister-in-law, Freddie Tyson of Atlanta, Texas, and Donnie and Patsy Tyson of Bradley, Ark.; two sisters, Norma Payne and Janet Tyson of Pine Bluff, Ark.; four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and a number of other relatives.

Services will be 3 p.m. today at New Hope Missionary Baptist Church with Dr. Ray L. Larry officiating. Burial will be in Olive Branch Cemetery, Bright Star, Ark., under direction of Coleman-Atlanta Funeral Home.

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Alberta Smith

Alberta Louise Smith, 74, of Houston died Saturday, Oct. 29, 2016, in a Houston hospital. Ms. Smith was born Dec. 7, 1941, in New Boston.

Survivors include five sons, Cedrick Jones, Reginald Jones, Gregory Jones, Craig Jones and Tarrus Slater; four daughters, Sharon Webster, Victoria Jones, Felicia Jones and Natasha Slater; two brothers, Booker Jones Jr. and Kevin Jones; three sisters, Teresa Anderson, Etta Jones and Lois Green; 17 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and a number of other relatives.

Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Arkadelphia Baptist Church with Lonnie Waller Jr. officiating. Burial will be in Arkadelphia Church Cemetery under direction of Coleman-Atlanta Funeral home.

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James Stiger

James Stiger, 89, of Atlanta died Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016, at his home. Mr. Stiger was born July 17, 1927, in Atlanta. He was a heavy equipment operator.

Survivors include his wife, Mattie B. Stiger; four sons and one daughter-in-law, James Smith and Michael and Wanda Gilliam of Atlanta and Quinton Gilliam and Kenneth Gilliam of Houston; one daughter, Alice Smith of Houston; three brothers, Richard Stiger and Roy Stiger of Shiloh, Texas, and Ronnie Stiger Sr. of Domino, Texas; 15 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and a number of other relatives.

Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Faith Community Nazarene Church, Atlanta, with the Rev. B.C. James officiating. Burial will be in Shiloh Community Cemetery under direction of Coleman-Atlanta Funeral Home. The body may be viewed noon to 5 p.m., Friday, October 28, at the funeral home.

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Charles E. Gray

Charles E. Gray, 71, of Linden, TX passed away on July 21, 2016 in Dallas , Texas.  Mr. Gray was retired and a member of Saint John Devine Missionary Baptist Church, Kildare, Texas.

Services will be held Saturday, July 30, at 11:00 a.m. at St. John Devine Missionary Baptist Church with Pastor Don Mitchell officiating.   Burial will be in Ferrell Cemetery, Kildare, TX under the direction of Coleman-Atlanta Funeral Home.  The body may be viewed from 12:00 noon until 5:00 p.m. Friday, July 29, 2016 at the funeral home.

Survivors include:  two sons; Rodney Ingram and Reginald Ingram, of Dallas, TX; three daughters, Wanda Odom of Longview, TX, Juanita Fullylove of Dallas, TX and Ruby Roberts of Carthage, TX, and a host of other relatives and friends.

 

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