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Obituaries

Bobby Hugh Bishop

Oct. 18, 1934 — Feb. 16, 2005

NORMANGEE — Services for Bobby Hugh Bishop, 70, of Hill Top Lakes are set for 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Cozart Funeral Chapel in Normangee.

Bro. Bob Kristensen, retired, will officiate. Burial will be at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Houston National Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

Mr. Bishop died Wednesday in the VA Hospital in Temple.

He was born in Littlefield and lived in Hill Top Lakes 10 years. He was an engineer for Cooper IND. and served in the U.S. Navy, achieving the rank of MML-3. He was a member of the American Institute of Industrial Engineers.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Nina Louise Bishop.

Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Billy Ray and Laura Bishop of Humble; three daughters and a son-in-law, Bobbie Jean and Gene Rutland of Tomball, Terry Lynn Truxal and Kathryn Grace Bishop, both of Austin; and four grandchildren.

Annie Laura Cargill

Dec. 27, 1932 — Feb. 18, 2005

Graveside services for Annie Laura Cargill, 72, of Bryan are set for 10 a.m. Tuesday at Bryan City Cemetery.

Pastor Irvin Huckaby will officiate.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at Memorial Funeral Chapel in Bryan.

Mrs. Cargill died Friday at St. Joseph Regional Health Center.

She was a lifelong resident of Bryan and was a 1950 graduate of Stephen F. Austin High School. She was a member of Bryan Gospel Church and was a homemaker. She worked at Youngblood’s Restaurant in Bryan for 25 years and later served as an inspector for Northrop Grumman in College Station until her retirement.

She was preceded in death by two daughters, Beverly June Cargill and Jenny Lynn Pitts.

Survivors include her husband, Billy Lee Cargill Sr. of Bryan; a son, Billy Lee Cargill Jr. of Magnolia; two daughters and sons-in-law, Laura and Charles Troxell Sr. of Odessa and Lisa and Steven Gloeckner of Georgetown; 14 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

Wallace Compean Jr.

May 13, 1959 — Feb. 16, 2005

HOUSTON — Services for Wallace Compean Jr., 45, of Houston are set for 2 p.m. Monday at Pat H. Foley Funeral Directors in Houston.

The Rev. Salvadore Sberna of Metropolitan Baptist Church will officiate.

Mr. Compean died Wednesday at Cy-Fairbanks Medical Center.

He was born in Navasota and was a welder.

Survivors include his wife, Carolyn Steen; four sons, Wallace Compean III, Michael Compean and Blake Compean; three daughters, Amanda Compean, Savannah Compean and Clarissa Compean; four brothers, Frank Compean, Billy Compean, David Torres and Victor Compean; two sisters, Monique Compean and Beatrice Compean; his mother, Jessie Torres; and a grandchild.

Patsy Lee Kirkpatrick

Aug. 1, 1954 — Feb. 19, 2005

TRINITY — Services for Patsy Lee Kirkpatrick, 50, of Trinity are set for 2 p.m. Tuesday at Waller-Thornton Funeral Home in Trinity.

Visitation will be from noon to 7 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

Mrs. Kirkpatrick died Saturday in Trinity.

She was born in Vernon and worked for more than 10 years as a licensed vocational nurse for Denson Home Health. She also worked briefly for the Texas Department of Criminal Justice and was employed at Diamond Shamrock in Trinity at the time of her death. She was a member of Dorcas Wills Memorial Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Leroy Kirkpatrick.

Survivors include three children and their spouses, Brandon and Lauren Kirkpatrick, Kasey and Jay Savanich and Kevin Kirkpatrick; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Shirley and Lawrence Bagley and Betty and Wayne Woodard; a brother and sister-in-law, William and Donna Gunn; her mother, Adell Gunn; six brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Billy, Bobby, Charles, Danny, Evalyn Berrt and Jerry Tabor; two grandchildren; an uncle; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Charles ‘Charlie’ Travis Lake

July 19, 1925 — Feb. 20, 2005

NAVASOTA — Services for Charles “Charlie” Travis Lake, 79, of Navasota are set for 11 a.m. Tuesday at Christ Our Light Catholic Church in Navasota.

Burial will be in St. Mary’s Church Cemetery in Plantersville.

Visitation will be from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Monday and from 9 a.m. to the time of services Tuesday at the church.

A parish vigil service will be held at 7 p.m. Monday at the church.

Arrangements are under the direction of Lindley-Robertson-Holt Funeral Home in Navasota.

Mr. Lake died Sunday in St. Joseph Regional Health Center.

He was born in Corsicana and lived in Navasota 19 years. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and was retired as a chemical worker at Monsanto-DuPont. He was a member of the Navasota VFW Post 4006, the Navasota Knights of Columbus No. 9367, the Noon Lions Club and was a volunteer at Grimes-St. Joseph Health Center. He was a member of Christ Our Light Catholic Church and the AARP.

Survivors include his wife, Freida Swonke Lake of Navasota; three daughters and two sons-in-law, Kathleen and Rayburn Osborn Jr. of Pearland, Lisa McClinton of Lufkin and Carol and Jeff Wilson of Montgomery; a sister, Margaret Hall of Dallas; and six grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or the American Heart Association.

Death Notices

Dr. John Leslie Canup, 52, of College Station died Saturday in St. Joseph Regional Health Center.

Arrangements are pending with Memorial Park Funeral Home in Gainesville, Ga. Local arrangements are under the direction of Hillier Funeral Home.

Melvin Hanks, 67, of Bryan died Saturday at Triumph Northwest Hospital in Houston.

Arrangements are pending with Daniel & Son Funeral Home in Bryan.

Services Today

Nita Patranella, 10 a.m., St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Bryan, Mount Calvary Cemetery.

Carmen P. Flores, 11 a.m., St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Hearne, St. Jose Cemetery.

Wallace Compean Jr., 2 p.m., Pat H. Foley Funeral Directors in Houston.

Irene Belle Hancock, 2 p.m., Sardis Baptist Church in Jewett, Sardis Cemetery.

Ella Laverne Neeley, 2 p.m., Grace Baptist Church in Huntsville, Pine Prairie Cemetery.

Oscar E. Weeber, 2 p.m., Strickland Funeral Home in Caldwell, Masonic Cemetery.

Sidney Auston Kerley, 3 p.m., Hillier Funeral Home in Bryan, 2 p.m. Tuesday, West Hill Cemetery in Sherman.

Obituaries are printed in The Bryan-College Station Eagle as a free public service. The information is provided by the funeral home. More detailed obituaries may be printed for a fee through the advertising department.

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