Category Archives: Obituary

Obituary – Deborah Kay Farrar-Stewart

Deborah Kay Farrar-Stewart, 64, a native of Mantachie, MS, passed away in her home in Grand Prairie, TX on Thursday, May 11, 2017 after a long-fought battle with cancer. She was born December 4, 1952, to Erma Lee Nichols and John T Farrar. She married Danny Russell Stewart on August 31, 1974. Deborah worked in medical billing for more than 20 years, meeting friends-turned-family all along the way. She loved rock music, her favorite bands being Aerosmith, Linkin Park, and Shinedown; she loved to cook, especially country cookin’; and she loved to travel, having traveled to her 50th state in 2014.

Obituary – Randy Cook

Randy Earl Cook lost his yearlong battle with cancer on Friday, April 14, 2017, at the age of 60. He died peacefully in his home.

Randy was born on December 23, 1956 in Shawnee, OK, to Melvin and Etta Mae Cook. In 1970, the family relocated to Grand Prairie, TX. Randy graduated from Grand Prairie High School, class of 1975.

Obituary – Dennis Wayne Williams

Dennis Wayne Williams, 73, died February 22, 2017 at the Dallas VA Hospital following a brief illness.

Born April 23, 1943 in Port Arthur, Texas, Dennis was the son of S.A. and Mary Rose (Barbee) Williams. His family resided in Sherman while his father served in the U.S. Navy and moved to Grand Prairie following his father’s military discharge.

Obituary – Erma Jean Lewis Burts

Erma Jean Lewis Burts , 86, of Rosebud, Texas went home to see Jesus Saturday, February 25, 2017. Services will be at Pecan Grove Funeral Home 3124, Robinson Dr. at 1 pm, on Friday, March 3, with Pastor Larry Jinks Officiating. She will be cremated and later interred with her parents at South Land Memorial Park in Grand Prairie, Texas.