Thelma Ford Hamm

Thelma Hamm

Thelma Ford Hamm, 99, a life-long resident of Waco, passed away Tuesday, May 10, 2016 at her residence. At her request, her body will be cremated. A memorial service will be held at a later date. Mrs. Hamm was born November 20, 1916 in Waco to John and Nora Ford. She graduated from Baylor University and Texas Tech University. Mrs. Hamm taught school in the Waco Public School District for 35 years. She was a member of Columbus Avenue Baptist Church for 80 years and was a member of Alpha Delta Kappa Beta Phi Continue reading ...

Michael Hayden Sheard

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Michael Hayden Sheard, 43, of Temple, died on Saturday, May 21, 2016. Visitation: Michael’s family will gather for visitation and a time of memory sharing on Thursday, May 26, 2016 from 5:00PM to 7:00PM at Lake Shore Funeral Home, 5201 Steinbeck Bend, Waco. Funeral Service: Friday, May 27, 2016 at 11:30AM at Lake Shore Funeral Home. Burial: Waco Memorial Park where the United States Army Honor Guard will deliver military honors. Pallbearers will be Jerod Corley, Enri Alejo, Eric Alejo, Jason Butler, Continue reading ...

Bentley “Ben Ben” Daniel Watson

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Bentley Daniel Watson, lovingly known to most as “Ben Ben”, died on Monday, May 16, 2016. Services and burial will be held privately. Bentley was born on October 14, 2013 in Corpus Christi, Texas. " Ben Ben" brought sunshine and joy to everyone around him. His passion and zeal for his favorite cartoons and movies was always present as he would run around the house singing and quoting them and barking like his patrol friends from PAW Patrol. Learning that he was becoming a big brother brought Ben great Continue reading ...

Kenneth Trapolina

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Kenneth Trapolina, 67, of China Spring, passed away Saturday, May 14, 2016 in Waco. Visitation: 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, May 17, at Lake Shore Funeral Home, 5201 Steinbeck Bend Road, in Waco. Graveside Service: 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, May 18, at Bosqueville Cemetery. Kenneth was born September 24, 1948 in Waco to Frank and Lorene Trapolina. He proudly served his country in the US Army during the Vietnam War. He returned home and began a career with the US Postal Service as a Postal Carrier Continue reading ...

Travis Ray Ivy

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Travis Ray Ivy, 91, of Leroy, passed away Tuesday, May 10th. Funeral Service: 10AM Saturday, May 14th at Lake Shore Funeral Home Chapel with Mr. Jeff Sellers officiating. Burial with military honors will follow at Sardis Cemetery in Leon County. No Visitation is planned. Travis was born November 24, 1924 in Jewett to Rollie Roe and Alta Mae (DeBerry) Ivy. As a young man, he enlisted in the U.S. Navy, serving as a tail-gunner in World War II. Travis made the Navy as his career, serving also in Korea and Continue reading ...

Ronald “Ron” Skouge

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Ron Skouge, 79, of Waco, passed away 7:10p.m. Friday, May 6, 2016 from a courageous battle with cancer. His preference was not to have visitation or ceremony. He will be cremated and his ashes will be disposed of by his wife Patricia (Pat). Ronald (Ron) was born June 8, 1936 in Slayton, Minnesota to his parents, George and Ruth (Skrivseth) Skouge. Ron joined the Air Force two weeks after high school graduation and served thirteen years there attaining the rank of Tech Sgt. and received the Air Force Continue reading ...

Jose Murillo Lopez

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Jose Murillo Lopez, 58 de Marlin entro a los portones del cielo Martes, 3 de Mayo del año 2016. Visitation and Service: Se llevará a cabo una misa en su honor en Lake Shore Funeral Home 5201 Steinbeck Bend Dr. Waco, TX 76708 el 11 de Mayo de las 6 a 8 de la tarde. Jose nació el 27 de Mayo del año 1957 a Maria de Jesus Gia y Jose Lopez en el Puerto de Sosa GTO. Mexico. Jose creció junto a sus 5 hermanas y 2 hermanos donde cuentan que ayudaba a cuidar de ellos, y trabajaba en la labor para ayudar a sus Continue reading ...

Rev. Bruce Wayne Boughton

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Bruce Wayne Boughton, 64, of Bellmead, passed away on Wednesday, May 4, 2016. Graveside Service: 3 PM on Monday, May 9, at Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery in Killeen with Pastor Greg Moore and Pastor Robby Kirby officiating. Visitation: 10 AM - Noon, Monday, May 9, at Lake Shore Funeral Home, 5201 Steinbeck Bend in Waco. Bruce is preceded in death by his parents, William R. and Luella (McAlley) Boughton; brother, William Boughton; and wife, Nicci Boughton. Survivors include his fiance, Marge Continue reading ...

James “Jim” Ross Davis

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James "Jim" Davis, 76, of China Spring, passed away May 3, 2016 at his home in China Spring. Visitation: Friday, May 6th, from 5:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. at Lake Shore Funeral Home, 5201 Steinbeck Bend Road, in Waco. Honoring Jim's wishes, he will be cremated. Jim was born June 15, 1939 in Waco, the oldest son of L.T. and Cleo Davis. He married Jackie Reed Davis on July 3, 1957 and served his country in the US Air Force for four years. He became a fireman for the Waco Fire Department in March of 1962 Continue reading ...

Marguerite “Peggy” Midgett

Peggy Midgett

Peggy Midgett, 84, of Lacy Lakeview, passed away at a local hospital on Thursday, April 28, 2016. Visitation: 3-5 PM, Sunday, May 1st at Lake Shore Funeral Home. A private family service will be held Monday. She was preceded in death by her husband Paul Midgett; parents, John and Helen (Ammar) Messarra; and brothers, George Messarra and Elie Messarra. She is survived by her children, Diana Roberson and husband Curtis of Lorena, Helen Moss and husband Lynn of Chalk Bluff, Will Midgett and wife Terri Continue reading ...