McLennan County, Texas
Harwell-Beal Family Obituaries
Submitted by Lillyj--The Harwell-Beal Family Obituaries
Funeral services for Warner Wesley Harwell, 64, who resided on Star Route, Lone Camp, will be held this afternoon, July 12, 1973 at 4 pm in the Baum-Carlock-Bumgardner Funeral Home with Rev. D.L. Barnes officiating.
Interment will be in the North Santa Cemetery.
Mr. Harwell died July 11 in Mineral Wells, following a lengthy illness. He was born in Magnolia, Ark. Oct. 18, 1908 and had lived in Palo Pinto County for the past 12 years. He was retired, having been employed by the City of Mineral Wells in the maintenance department of the parks and cemeteries division, and was a member of the Methodist church.
Parents of the deceased were the late John and Carrie Leech Harwell. He and the former Mildred Beal were married Dec. 30, 1931 in Lassiter, Texas.
Mr. Harwell is survived by his wife, Mrs. Mildred Harwell of Lone Camp; sons, Glen Harwell of Lone Camp, William Harwell of Houston, Texas, Charles Leon Harwell of Fort Hood, Texas; one daughter, Mrs. Joy Berg of Angleton, Texas; and 13 grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be James Lowell Teddie, Ivan Scott, B.H. Baker and V.L. Knowles.
OCTOBER 16, 1973 TEXARKANA GAZETTE
Leonard J. Beal, 82, of 702 Robbins, Texarkana died Sunday in a local hospital.
Servies will be at 2 pm today in the East Memorial Chapel with Rev. David Davies officiating. Burial will be in the Chaplewood Cemetery.
A resident of Texarkana since1929, Beal was a retired stock room manager.
Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Madie Beal; a son, Leonard Jack Beal Jr. of Torrance, Calif.; three sisters, Mrs. Lillie Beal, Mrs. Rosa Daves, and Mrs. Mildred Harwell, all of Palo Pinto, Tex.; three brothers, Lewis Beal of Texarkana, Leon Beal of Evans, La., and Lonney Beal of Pasadena, Tex.; three grandchildren, six great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
JUNE 28, 1991 TEXARKANA GAZETTE
Madie I. Beal, 87, of Torrance, Calif., died Wednesday June 16, 1991 in a local hospital after a lengthy illness.
Mrs. Beal was born Oct. 17, 1903 in Mount Pleasant, Texas. She was a Baptist, a retired nurse from St. Michael Hospital, and member of Rebekah Lodge and Woodmen of the World. She was preceded in death by her husband, Jack Beal.
Survivors include one son, Leonard Jackson "Bear" Beal of Torrance; three grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and several nieces and nephews, including Juanita Hardy of New Boston, Texas and Louise Flanagan of Texarkana.
Graveside services will be 2 pm Saturday in Chapelwood Memorial Gardens with the Rev. William V. Garner officiating. Burial will be under direction of Texarkana Funeral Home.
The family will receive friends from 7-9 pm today at the funeral home.
******SEE NOTE BELOW:
The son of Madie Beal, Leonard Jackson "Bear" Beal, told his cousin, Lilly Jean Beal Engleman, on May 12, 2001 that the above obit is not completely true. The Rev. William V. Garner DID NOT officiate at the services. "Bear" did an Indian service and did the "Cedar & Sage" ceremony.
Lillie Beal, 79, died Dec. 2, 1980 Tuesday in a local hospital.
Graveside services will be 1 pm today at the North Santo Cemetery in Santo, Tex. Burial will be under the direction of the Texarkana Funeral Home.
Miss Beal was born August 10, 1900 near Avinger, Tex. and had lived in Texarkana for five years.
Survivors include: three brothers, Louis Beal of Texarkana, Looney Beal of Pasadena, Tex and Lonnie Beal of Louisiana; and a number of nieces and nephews.
MARCH 18, 1984 TEXARKANA GAZETTE
Louis N. Beal, 76, of Texarkana, Texas died Wednesday in a local hospital after a lengthy illness.
Graveside services will be 10 a.m. Saturday in Shiloh Cemetery with the Rev. Willard Nall officiating. Burial will be under the direction of Texarkana Funeral Home.
Mr. Beal was born Jan. 31, 1906 in Avinger, Texas and was a longtime resident of Texarkana. He was a member of Fannin Street Baptist Church and a retired welder.
Survivors include one son, Louis O. Beal of Texarkana; one daughter, Opal O. Griffin of Texarkana; two brothers, L. Beal of Pasadena, Texas and Bud Beal; and a number of grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
TEXARKANA GAZETTE, SEPT. 14, 1956
Mrs. Willie T. White, 61, died at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Harold Flanagan of 1016 East Side Drive, about 6 pm Thursday. She had been ill about nine months.
Born July 9, 1895 in Cass Co., Texas, Mrs. White had been a resident of Texarkana for the past six years moving here from Oklahoma City.
She was a member of the Calvary Assembly Church.
Survivors include two daughters, Mrs. E. J. Lee of Riverside, Calif. and Mrs. Flanagan; three sisters, Miss Lillie Beal of Weatherford, Texas, Mrs. Rosie Daves of Weatherford, and Mrs. Mildred Harwell of Houston, Texas; four brothers, Leonard Beal and L.N. Beal of Texarkana, Looney Beal of LaPorte,
Texas and Leon Beal of Houston; two grandchildren, and five great-greatchildren; and a number of nieces and nephews.
The body will remain at the Texarkana Funeral Home pending completition of funeral arrangements.
APRIL 17, 1950 TEXARKANA GAZETTE
Mrs. Lona L. Burt, 35, died at her home at 1018 East Side Drive at 9 am Sunday. A native of Jefferson, Texas, she had been a resident of Texarkana for the past 30 years. She was a member of the Central Assembly of God Church.
Funeral services will be held at 4 pm Tuesday at the Central Assembly of God Church with the Rev. A.C. McGough officiating. Burial will be in Rondo Cemetery.
Active pallbearers will be George Flannigan, Charles Hollinger, Dick Noland, Hershel Flannigan, Wesley Attaway, and Delton Mills.
The body was taken to the family home from the East Funeral Home Sunday.
She is survived by her husband, Rex R. Burt; two daughters, Della Lou Gossett and Ruby Jean Hall; two sisters, Mrs. E.J. Lee and Mrs. H.E. Flannigan; her mother, Mrs. B.B. White; and a number of aunts and uncles.