Emory, Texas 75440 – Tuesday, October 14, 2014 – Volume XV, Issue No. 24

Bobby Reece Ferguson

1934 – 2014

Services for Bobby Reece Ferguson, 80, of Point were held on October 10 at Walnut Creek Baptist Church in Ore City. Reverend Tony Pierce officiated.

Mr. Ferguson died on October 7, 2014, in Farmersville. He was born on May 10, 1934, in Diana to Reece and Mallie Ferguson.

He was a self-employed plumber and served in the U.S. Marine Corps.

He is survived by his daughters, Bobbie Clay and husband Bubba of Princeton and Donna Bridgefarmer and husband Ben of Wylie; brothers, Carl Jean Ferguson of Diana and John Ferguson of Waskom; grandchildren, Logan Bridgefarmer, Steve Bridgefarmer, Christy Clay Thorne, Stacy Bridgefarmer and Colton Clay; great-grandchildren, Emma Bridgefarmer and Breece Thorne; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Deborah; brothers, Billy Ray and Benny Ferguson; sister, Ruth Black; and grandson, Ryan Clay.

Arrangements were under the direction of Grubbs-Loyd Funeral Home in Diana.


Randy Mack Swindell

1963 – 2014

A memorial service for Randy Swin-dell, 51, will be held at 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday, October 14, at Four Rivers Outreach, 210 S. Rusk in Sherman. Bro. Larry Goodwin and Bro. Arthur Horn will officiate.

Mr. Swindell died on October 4, 2014, after a lengthy illness. He was born in Emory on February 25, 1963, to Billie Jean Swindell.

He loved the Lord dearly and will be missed by all of his special friends and church family.

He is survived by special friends, George and Rebecca Jackson of Sherman, Brendan Patrick of Carpenters Bluff, Ryan Patrick of Sherman, Stacy, Ray, Tessa and Alex Rivera, and Teresa Jordan, all of Sherman.

He was preceded in death by his mother; and three brothers.

A meal will be served following the service.

Condolences may be offered at www.johnson moorefuneralhome.net.