Dr. Richard Henry Harrison III
April 9, 1927 - Sept. 27, 2005
Private graveside services for Dr. Richard Henry Harrison III, 78, of Bryan will be held Friday at Bryan City Cemetery.
The Rev. Philip McLarty of First Presbyterian Church of Bryan will officiate.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Hillier Funeral Home in Bryan.
Dr. Harrison died Tuesday at his home.
He was a lifelong resident of Brazos County. He was a physician. Dr. Harrison graduated from Bryan High School and received his bachelor's degree from Texas A&M University in 1947. He graduated from Baylor College of Medicine in 1952 and completed his residency in 1958. He was an Eagle Scout, a Shriner and a Mason.
Dr. Harrison was a member of the Texas Medical Association, American Medical Association, American Society of Traumatic Surgeons and American Association of Clinical Urologists. He was a fellow of the American College of Surgeons.
Dr. Harrison was a member of First Presbyterian Church of Bryan.
Survivors include his wife, Margaret Sames Tirey Harrison of Bryan; two sons and a daughter-in-law, Richard H. Harrison IV and Samuel H. and Janet Harrison, all of Bryan; a stepson, Frank Graves Tirey and his wife, Susan, of Midland; a daughter, Rebecca Harrison Wood of Bryan; two stepdaughters, Martha Tirey Stearns and her husband, David, of Norman, Okla., and Alice Tirey Mitchell of La Jolla, Calif.; and eight grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to Hospice Brazos Valley, 502 W. 26th St., Bryan, Texas 77803; First Presbyterian Church of Bryan, 1100 Carter Creek Parkway, Bryan, Texas 77802; or the Texas A&M Foundation, 401 George Bush Drive, College Station, Texas 77840.
Roland Patrick 'Pat' Pritchett
March 24, 1934 - Sept. 24, 2005
NAVASOTA - Services for Roland Patrick "Pat" Pritchett, 71, of Joshua are set for 7 p.m. Friday at Lindley-Robertson-Holt Funeral Home in Navasota.
Ted Cherry of Navasota Church of Christ will officiate. Burial will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Fairbanks Cemetery in Houston.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to the time of services Friday at the funeral home.
Mr. Pritchett died Saturday at his home.
He was born in Houston and lived in Joshua for two months. He was a former resident of College Station and Freer. He was retired from the U.S. Navy and the Department of Defense.
Mr. Pritchett was a member of Freer Church of Christ.
Survivors include his wife, Carolyn Pritchett of Jacksonville, Fla.; a stepson, J.B. Bevis of Georgia; two daughters and a son-in-law, Donna and Bruce Boyd of Joshua and Deborah Reaney of Brookshire; two stepdaughters, Nancy Brickell and Tillery Herbert, both of Jacksonville; and seven grandchildren.
Memorials may be made to Freer Church of Christ, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital or the American Lung Association.
Leo Joseph Malek Jr.
Aug. 23, 1934 -Sept. 27, 2005
NAVASOTA - Services for Leo Joseph Malek Jr., 71, of Navasota are set for 10 a.m. Saturday at Christ Our Light Catholic Church in Navasota.
Father Tony Castro of Christ Our Light Catholic Church will officiate. Burial will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Resthaven Cemetery in Houston.
Visitation will be from noon to 5 p.m. Friday at Lindley-Robertson-Holt Funeral Home in Navasota and from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the church. A vigil service will be held at 7 p.m. Friday at the church.
Mr. Malek died Tuesday at Navasota Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
He was born in Houston and lived in Navasota for 36 years. He graduated from St. Thomas High School and attended the University of Houston. He was an honorary life member of Knights of Columbus Council No. 4054 of Anderson and the K.J.T.
Mr. Malek was a member of Christ Our Light Catholic Church.
Survivors include his wife, Mary Lue Malek of Navasota; two sons and daughters-in-law, Leo III and Dorothy Malek and Paul Edward and Mary Claire Malek, all of Navasota; four daughters and sons-in-law, Cynthia Anne and Craig Wellman of Washington, Donna Marie and Marcus Schachle of San Antonio, Mary Angela and Paul Murski of Georgetown and Sharon Elizabeth and Andrew Abate of Irving; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Annie and Jerry Drabek of Houston and Marilyn and Floyd Lucherk of Hempstead; his mother, Ella Malek of Houston; 19 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.
Memorials may be made to the Christ Our Light Building Fund, 510 Manley, Navasota, Texas 77868.
Robert Mantle Jr.
May 23, 1926 - Sept. 28, 2005
NAVASOTA - Services for Robert Mantle Jr., 79, of Plantersville are set for 7 p.m. Thursday at Lindley-Robertson-Holt Funeral Home in Navasota.
Burial will be at a later date at Memorial Park Cemetery in Ferguson, Mo.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Mr. Mantle died Wednesday at his home.
He was born in Linn, Mo., and lived in Plantersville for 24 years. Mr. Mantle was a retired supervisor. He was a member of the Masonic lodges in Navasota and Plantersville and was a member of Pride of the West in St. Louis. He also was a member of Rising Star Lions Club of Tomball.
Mr. Mantle served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He was a Baptist.
He was preceded in death by his son, Gregory Alan Mantle.
Survivors include four sons, Charles Mantle and James Mantle, both of Plantersville, and Edward Mantle and Thomas Mantle, both of St. Louis; a daughter, Sheree Cheek of Plantersville; a sister, Anna Belle Nolte of Jefferson City, Mo.; 19 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.
Alexine Archer Nowlin
Feb. 6, 1915 - Sept. 23, 2005
NAVASOTA - Graveside services for Alexine Archer Nowlin, 90, of Navasota are set for 2 p.m. Saturday at Oakland Cemetery in Navasota.
Visitation will be from noon to 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Nobles Funeral Chapel in Navasota.
Mrs. Nowlin died Friday.
She was born in Coolidge and was a hairdresser and an artist. She was the founding member of the Navasota Art League. Mrs. Nowlin was a member of Navasota Church of Christ.
Survivors include a daughter, Judy Nowlin Harris of Houston; and a grandchild.
Memorials may be made to Seven Acres Jewish Geriatric Center, 6200 N. Braeswood Blvd., Houston, Texas 77074.
Mark Alan Davis
Sept. 15, 1966 - Sept. 21, 2005
HEARNE - Services for Mark Alan Davis, 39, of Dallas are set for 1 p.m. Saturday at Old Elam Missionary Baptist Church in Hearne.
The Rev. Tyrone Hannah Jr. of Friendship Missionary Baptist Church in The Colony will officiate. Burial will be at Greater Riverside Cemetery in Hearne.
A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday at the church.
Local arrangements are under the direction of Glenn Mack Funeral Home in Hearne.
Mr. Davis died Wednesday.
He worked at Quest Designs. He was a member of Friendship Missionary Baptist Church in The Colony and was a member of the male choir. He was in the Brotherhood Prison Ministry.
Mr. Davis graduated from Hearne High School.
Survivors include his wife, Valetrice Davis of Frisco; two sons, Marus Ealoms of Bryan and Darius Davis of Frisco; two daughters, Shaquita Boykin of Dallas and Ashlee Davis of Frisco; 11 brothers and nine sisters-in-law, Lester and Lauchelle Davis of Sugar Land, James Jr. and Beverly Davis of Ennis, Edwin and Marie Davis, Kevin Davis and Melvin Williams, all of Hearne, Carlos and Alice Davis of Dallas, William and Annette Davis, Clifton and Sonia Davis, Paschal and Saman Davis, John and Elna Davis and Victor and Sandra Anderson, all of Arlington; three stepbrothers, Joshua Davis, Christopher Davis and Sheldon Davis, all of Hearne; three sisters and two brothers-in-law, Beverly and John Harrison of Houston, and Marilyn McDaniel and Siscley and Kenneth Petty, all of Hearne; a sister-in-law, Rosie Felder Davis of Bryan; his mother, Edna Adams Davis of Hearne; his father, James Davis Sr. of Hearne; and two grandchildren.
Loretta 'Lori' Peck
Jan. 4, 1927 - Sept. 26, 2005
Services for Loretta "Lori" Peck, 78, of College Station are set for 3 p.m. Friday at St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church.
Father Michael O'Connor will officiate.
Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday at Memorial Funeral Chapel in College Station.
Mrs. Peck died Monday at her home.
She was born in Chicago and lived in College Station for nine years. She was an elementary school teacher. She received her degree in elementary education from the Rosary College in Illinois and taught elementary school for 19 years.
Mrs. Peck was a member of St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Church and Senior Friends.
Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Thomas E. Peck and Anita DuBose of College Station.
Memorials may be made to Sisters of Providence, 1 Sisters of Providence Road, Saint Mary-of-the-Woods, Ind. 47876
Gus L. Wilson
Oct. 8, 1925 - Sept. 28, 2005
Services for Gus L. Wilson, 79, of Bryan are set for 11 a.m. Friday at Peaceful Rest Baptist Church in Bryan.
The Rev. Charles E. Jefferson will officiate. Burial will be at Oakwood Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday at Jones-Washington Mortuary in Bryan.
Mr. Wilson died Wednesday at Sherwood Health Care in Bryan.
He was born in Waller County and lived in Bryan for 36 years. He was a retired truck driver. He had served in the Army Air Corps during World War II.
Survivors include his wife, Gloria G. Wilson of Bryan; six sons, Leroy Ware Sr. of Columbia, Marshall Wilson Sr. of Bryan, Barry Thomas of Bryan, Samuel Thomas of Tomball, Donal Harris of Bryan and Jonathan Harris of Bryan; six daughters, Earlene Soloman, Gloria Spurlock, Paula Wilson and Tywanna Cox, all of Tomball, Sandra Garner of Houston and Gloria McKinney of Austin; a sister, Bessie Thompson of Houston; 39 grandchildren; and 51 great-grandchildren.
James Dodson Roberts
Dec. 26, 1925 - Sept. 27, 2005
MADISONVILLE - Services for James Dodson Roberts, 79, of Katy and formerly of North Zulch, are set for 11 a.m. Friday at Madisonville Funeral Home.
The Rev. Ernest Carl Phifer will officiate. Burial will be at Willowhole Cemetery in North Zulch.
Visitation will be from 1 to 8 p.m. Thursday, with the family present from 6 to 8 p.m., at the funeral home.
Mr. Roberts died Tuesday in Katy.
He was born in Mobile, Ala., and lived in North Zulch for 12 years before moving to Katy. He was a member of First United Methodist Church in Madisonville.
Mr. Roberts lived most of his life in Houston and retired from Houston Pipeline, a division of Houston National Gas, which later became Enron. He served in the U.S. Navy.
Survivors include his wife, La Merle Roberts of Katy; a son and daughter-in-law, Terry and Nancy Roberts of Katy; a daughter, Debbie Young of Katy; a sister, Ruth Shaw of Huntsville; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Richard Guy Lunsford Jr.
Nov. 26, 1929 - Sept. 27, 2005
ROCKDALE - Services for Richard Guy Lunsford Jr., 75, of Milano are set for 2 p.m. Friday at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home in Rockdale.
The Rev. Calvin Springer will officiate. Burial will be in Mount Homer Cemetery in Milam County.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Mr. Lunsford died Tuesday at St. Joseph Regional Health Center in Bryan.
He was born in Shreveport, La., and lived in Milano for 25 years. He formerly lived in Houston and was a supervisor with Southwestern Bell, retiring in 1981 after 31 years.
Survivors include his wife, Shirley Lunsford of Milano; a son and daughter-in-law, Richard and Cindy Lunsford of Manuel; three daughters and two sons-in-law, Wanda Joyce and Bob Steiger of Pearl, Rebecca Lynn Youngman of Houston and Phyllis Renee and Glenn Downey of Milano; a brother and sister-in-law, Jeff Carl and Margie Lunsford of Houston; 10 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Chad Michael McGill
Sept. 27, 2005
Graveside services for Chad Michael McGill, infant, of College Station are set for 5 p.m. Friday at College Station Cemetery.
The Rev. Chris Osborne of Central Baptist Church will officiate.
Local arrangements are under the direction of Memorial Funeral Chapel in College Station.
Chad was born in College Station.
Survivors include his parents, Kelsey Rogers of College Station and Chad McGill of Hearne; his maternal grandparents, Bobby Rogers of College Station and Terrie and Chris Marsh of College Station; his maternal great-grandparents, Novise Gordan of Flynn and Clyde and Virginia Burch of Hearne; his paternal grandparents, Terri and Jesse Salazar of Hearne and Jerry and Renee McGill of Houston; his maternal great-grandparents, Tom and Marilynne Knighton of Franklin, Ronnie and Janet Morgan of McDonough, Ga., and Thelma McGill of Bryan; and his maternal great-great-grandfather, Floyd Bates of Bremond.
Phillip W. Freeman
Feb. 27, 1937 - Sept. 25, 2005
Graveside services for Phillip W. Freeman, 68, formerly of College Station, are set for 10 a.m. Friday at Bryan City Cemetery.
Mr. Freeman died Sunday at Calvert Nursing Home.
Arrangements are under the direction of Callaway-Jones Funeral Home in Bryan.
He was born in Memphis, Tenn., and was a truck driver before his retirement.