DOUGLAS, MICHAEL JAMES June 30, 1961 – July 3, 2009
Graveside services for Mr. Michael James “Pete” Douglas, 48, of Omaha, were July
7, 2009, at Rivers Cemetery with Elder Donnie Davis officiating. Mr. Douglas
was born June 30, 1961, in Daingerfield. He died July 3, 2009, in Omaha.
Survivors include his father, Willie George Lafayette of Dallas; one brother,
Willie Douglas of Omaha; a sister, Bobbie Ann Douglas of Omaha; and a number of
other relatives. (Location Unknown)
EVANS, JAMES CHARLES
May 25, 1943 – February 19, 2001
Services for Mr. James Charles
Evans, 57, of Omaha were Saturday, February 24, 2001 at Mount Moriah Baptist
Church in Daingerfield with Elder James H. Young officiating. Mr. Evans was
born May 25, 1943 in Morris Co. He died Monday, February 19, 2001 at Titus
Regional Medical Center. He was a former employee of Allied Van Lines and a
member of Mount Moriah Baptist Church in Daingerfield. Survivors include two
sons and daughters-in-law James Jr. and Tammie Evans and Keith and Tabitha
Evans, all of Dallas; three daughters and one son-in-law Kathy and Charles
Kelley of Daingerfield, Francise Evans and Nikki Evans of Dallas; his mother
Alma Young of Omaha; three brothers and two sisters-in-law Calvin R Young of Los
Angeles, Victor and Semia Young of Daingerfield and Anthony and Veronica Young
of Atlanta, GA; five grandchildren and host of other relatives. Interment was
at Rivers Cemetery. (Location Unknown)
November 4, 1920 – December 23, 2004
Services for the Rev. Charles
Everett, 84, of Omaha, were Monday, December 27, 2004, at Mt. Moriah Baptist
Church of Daingerfield, with the Rev. Bertrand Bailey officiating. The Rev.
Everett was born Nov. 4, 1920, in Morris Co. He died Dec. 23, 2004, in a
Longview hospital. He had served as pastor at Hughes Chapel Baptist Church at
Hughes Springs, and was a member of the Unity Association. He served in the US
Army during World War II. Survivors include his wife, Bennie C Everett of
Omaha; one brother, James W Everett of Dallas; two sisters, Mary L Davis of Ft.
Worth and Bernice Banks of Daingerfield; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Burial was at Rivers Cemetery in Daingerfield. (Location Unknown)
EVERETT, WINNIE JEWEL May
16, 1943 – May 3, 1999
Services for Mrs. Winnie Jewel
Everett, 55, of Omaha were held Saturday, May 8, 1999 at Mt. Moriah Baptist
Church in Daingerfield under the direction of Turney Mortuary of Mt. Pleasant.
Mrs. Everett was born May 16, 1943 in Daingerfield, the daughter of Charlie and
Josie Douglas. She died Monday, May 3, 1999, at Titus Regional Medical Center
in Mt. Pleasant. She was a member of Mt. Moriah Baptist Church in Daingerfield
and had worked as a production worker at Pilgrim’s Pride Corp. for 18 years.
She is survived by her mother, Josie M. Searcy of Daingerfield; sons Michael J
Douglas and Willie D Douglas, both of Omaha; daughter Bobbie Ann Douglas of
Omaha; brothers Charlie Douglas Jr., John L Douglas, both of Daingerfield, J.T.
Shaw, Sammie Mike, both of Pittsburg, and James F Shaw of Dallas; sisters
Charlie Mae Crowe of Lone Star, Mary L. Epps, Linda Smith, both of Daingerfield,
Helen F. Flemming of Mims, Ethel F Stern, Rosemary Shaw, Jolynn Nelson, all of
Dallas and Julie Searcy of Jacksonville; three grandchildren; six
great-grandchildren and special friend Willie George Lafayette. She was
preceded in death by her father and one son, William Charles Douglas.
Pallbearers were Tony Walker, Christopher Birmingham, Jimmy Hendrix Eldunta
Johnson, Vincent Hillman and Robert Johnson. Honorary pallbearers were James
Williams, Eddie Williams, John Mason Jr. and Eddie Hendrix. The Rev. Bertrain
Bailey officiated. Interment was at Rivers Cemetery in Daingerfield. (Location
JOHNSON, BRETT LANIER April 1, 1983
– February 22, 2006
Services for Brett Lanier
Johnson, 22, of Mt. Pleasant, were March 1, 2006, at Mount Moriah Baptist Church
of Daingerfield, with the Rev. Bertrain Bailey officiating. Mr. Johnson was
born April 1, 1983, in Longview. He died February 22, 2006, in Morris County,
TX. He attended Daingerfield-Lone Star High School at Daingerfield. Survivors
include his parents, Bobbie Ann Douglas of Omaha, and George E. Sr., and Mattie
Johnson of Mt. Pleasant; three brothers, his twin, Brent Lanier Johnson of
Omaha, George Johnson Jr., of Mt. Pleasant, and Joe Morris Johnson of NM; a
special friend, Erica Williams of Naples; a brother-in-law, Eldunta Johnson of
Jefferson; and a number of other relatives. Interment was in the Rivers
Cemetery at Daingerfield. (Location Unknown)
JOHNSON, TRUELLA May 28, 1931 –
August 18, 2009
for Mrs. Truella Johnson, 70, of Daingerfield, were August 22, 2009, at Mt.
Moriah Baptist Church with the Rev. C. D. Mitchell officiating. Mrs. Johnson
was born May 28, 1931. She died August 18, 2009, in Pittsburg. She was a
member of Mt. Moriah Baptist Church of Daingerfield. Survivors include her
husband, Edward Johnson of Daingerfield; and five sons and daughters-in-law,
Charles and Doris Johnson, Lloyd ad Janet Johnson and Eddie Johnson of
Daingerfield, Steve and Mattie Johnson of Omaha, and James and Ruthie Rivers
of Waxahachie. Burial was in Rivers Cemetery. (Location Unknown)
MARY July 19, 1917 – July 21, 2004
Services for Mrs. Mary Montgomery, 87, of Omaha,
were Tuesday, July 27, 2004, at Daingerfield Church of Christ with Dr. James
Maxwell officiating. Mrs. Montgomery was born July 19, 1917, in Morris Co. She
died Wednesday, July 21, 2004, in Dallas. She was a homemaker. Interment was
at Rivers Cemetery. (Location Unknown)
June 8, 1900 – January 17, 1996
WARREN MONTGOMERY, 95,
of Omaha, died Wednesday, January 17, 1996, at a Tyler hospital. Funeral
services were Saturday, January 20, at 11 am, at the Reeder-Davis Chapel in
Hughes Springs, with the Rev. Douglas Howe officiating. Burial was in Rivers
Cemetery at Daingerfield. Mr. Montgomery was born June 8, 1900 in Morris
County. He was retired from Lone Star Steel Company. Survivors include his
wife, Mary Lou Montgomery of Omaha; three sons, Willie Evans, Winford
Montgomery, and Bobby Montgomery, all of Dallas; four daughters, Cathern
Chambers of Phoenix, AZ., Myrtle Williams and Rosie Davis of Dallas, and Anna P.
Jones of Tulsa, OK; two sisters, Emma Tarvin and Tulious Montgomery, both of
Naples; 18 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren. (Row 1)
MAE April 26, 1934 – January 26, 2008
Graveside services for Eva Mae
Rivers, 73, of Dallas, were held Feb. 1 at Whitmore Cemetery.
Miss Rivers was born April 26, 1934, in Daingerfield, and died Jan. 26 at Baylor
Medical Hospital in Dallas. (LOCATION UNKNOWN)
INEZ May 6, 1921 – October 11,
Services for Miss Inez Rivers,
87, of Omaha, were October 18, 2008, at Mt. Moriah Baptist Church with the Rev.
C. D. Mitchell officiating. Miss Rivers was born May 6, 1921, in Morris County
to Berdis and Sallie Rivers. She died October 11, 2008. She was a graduate of
Mt. Moriah High School and a faithful member of Mt. Moriah Baptist Church until
her health failed her. She was a hard worker and a loving person. She was
preceded in death by her parents; and five sisters, Nina Mae Williams, E. Luck
Woodson, Icclair Walker, Essie B Todd and Bonnie Stein Robertson. Survivors
include five sisters, Bertha L. Brown of Omaha, Hattie Mae Rockwell of Mt.
Pleasant, Truella Johnson, Lorene Hayes and Clara Mae Johnson of Daingerfield;
and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and other relatives. Burial was
in Rivers Cemetery in Daingerfield. (Location Unknown)
ROBERTSON, BONNIE STEAN RIVERS December 30,
1934 – Dec 29, 1998
Services for Bonnie Stean
Rivers Robertson, 63, of Daingerfield were held Saturday, Jan. 2, 1999 at the
Mt. Mitchell Church of Christ in Daingerfield, with Bro. Joe Rivers, Sr.
officiating. Interment was held in the Rivers Cemetery under the direction of
Reeder-Davis Funeral Home in Hughes Springs. Mrs. Robertson died December 29,
1998 at her home in Daingerfield. She was born December 30, 1034 in Morris Co.
She was a homemaker, and a Baptist. She was preceded in death by her parents,
D. C. and Sallie Rivers; three sisters, Luck, Icclair, and Essie Rivers. She is
survived by three daughters and one son-in-law, Pauline and Randolph Bryson of
Omaha, Diann Robertson of Omaha, and Shanda Ann Robertson of Omaha; three sons
and one daughter-in-law, Curtis Robertson of Omaha, Marbel N Robertson of Mt.
Pleasant, and Danny L and Ulanvera P Robertson of Lawton, OK; two grandsons,
Daniel M Robertson, and Dewayne Robertson; seven sisters, Lorene Mayes, Nina Mae
Williams, Inez Rivers, Clara Mae Johnson, Truella Johnson, Bertha Lee Brown, all
of Omaha and Hattie Mae Rockwell of Mt. Pleasant; two half-sisters, Martina
Hogan and Temeka Pleasant; and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and
friends. (Location Unknown)
WILLIAMS, NINA MAE
May 8, 1919 – July 11, 2004
Services for Mrs. Nina Mae
Williams, 85, of Omaha, were Saturday, July 17, 2004, at Reeder-Davis Funeral
Home with Bro. Joe Rivers officiating. Mrs. Williams was born May 8, 1919, in
Morris Co. She died Sunday, July 11, 2004, in Longview. She had worked for
Pilgrim’s Pride, was a homemaker and member of Mt. Mitchell Church of Christ.
Survivors include her husband, R. C. Williams of Omaha; two sons, Charles
Williams and Shelton Williams, both of Omaha; five daughters, Wilma Lene Hooks
of Daingerfield, Mary Fields of Mt. Pleasant, MaeDean Flemming, Wilma Dean Chism
and Appezene Smith, all of Omaha; four sisters, Hattie Rockwell of Mt. Pleasant,
Inez Rivers, Truella Johnson and Bertha Lee Brown, all of Omaha; 28
grandchildren; 60 great-grandchildren; and 15 great-great-grandchildren.
Interment was at Rivers Cemetery. (Location Unknown)
July 26, 1979 – December 10, 2007
Services for Ms. Shaneisha
Williams, 28, of Omaha, were December 15, 2007, at Sheppard Street Church of
Christ with Alonzo Thurmond officiating. Ms. Williams was born July 26, 1979, in
Mt. Pleasant. She died December 10, 2007, in Longview. She was a cook for
Chuck Wagon Café in Omaha, and a member of Mount Mitchell Church of Christ in
Daingerfield. Survivors include two daughters, Aaliyah and Aalayasha Williams,
parents, Sharon and Curtis Evans, and brother, Taderrian Williams all of Omaha;
sister, Carina Jimmerson of Hughes Springs; grandparents, Wilma Hooks of Mt.
Pleasant, and Pearlie and Billie Evans of Omaha; great-grandfather, R. C.
Williams of Omaha; and a number of other relatives. Burial was in Rivers
Cemetery. (Location Unknown)