Obituaries

RONALD PENN

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Ronald Penn of Clifton, Texas passed away at MD Anderson Hospital in Houston, TX on Tuesday, June 30, 2020 after a courageous battle with cancer. To honor his life, family and friends gathered at Davis Morris Funeral Home in Brownwood, Texas on Saturday, July 11, 2020, for a light lunch and family visitation. Graveside services followed at Cox Cemetery in Elm Grove, Texas with Pat Richardson officiating.

DORMA JANE WORD NICKELS

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Dorma Jane Word Nickels, 89, of Clifton and formerly of Meridian, passed away at the Goodall-Witcher Nursing Facility in Clifton on July 14, 2020. Funeral services were held Saturday, July 18, 2020 at the First Baptist Church in Meridian.

VALERIE OLIVIA ROWE GRAVES

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Valerie Olivia Rowe Graves, age 71, of Little River, Texas, passed away on June 23, 2020, in Temple, Texas. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Saturday, July 11, 2020, at the Valley Mills First Baptist Church with Pastor Don Johnson officiating under the direction of Foss Funeral Home and Cremation Center. Interment will be at Prairie Valley Cemetery near Whitney, TX. Visitation will be 1 hour prior to the service at the church. State mandated social distancing will be practiced at this event and mask are preferred.

CLIFF M. JENSON

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Cliff M. Jenson, 79, of Clifton passed away on Sunday, June 28, 2020 at his residence.

LINDA PATRICIA WEIR

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Linda Patricia Weir, age 82, of Morgan, passed away suddenly at her residence on July 1, 2020. Graveside comittal services will be Wednesday, July 8, 2020 at the Meridian Cemetery.

BETTY JUNE THOMAS

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Betty June Thomas, 78, of Clifton, passed away Tuesday, June 30, 2020, at Lutheran Sunset Ministries. Funeral services were held Friday, July 3, 2020 at Clifton Funeral Home. Burial followed at Clifton Cemetery. Visitation was held Thursday, July 2, 2020 at Clifton Funeral Home.

MELISSA ANNE LEAR

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Melissa Anne Lear, 36, passed away Sunday, June 28, 2020, in Clifton. Memorial services are pending at this time.

Charles Clift Norfolk, Sr.

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Charles Clift Norfolk, Sr., age 83, of Meridian and formerly of Diamondhead, Mississippi, passed away on Sunday, June 21, 2020 at the Goodall Witcher Nursing Facility in Clifton.

KEIKO TURNER

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Keiko Turner, age 85, of Temple passed from this life during the early morning hours of Thursday, May 14, 2020 at a local care facility of natural causes. She was born in Okinawa, Japan to Taijiro and Sae Higa.