William Wimp Smyth Oct. 17, 1930 ~ April 12, 2013
William "Bill” Wimp Smyth, 82, of Horseshoe Bay died April 12, 2013. He
was born October 17, 1930 in Dallas and was the son of Richard and
Virginia Garrett Wimp.
Bill grew up in Lufkin where he graduated from Lufkin High School in
1948. He went to Baylor University in Waco on a basketball scholarship
and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in 1952. He then volunteered for
the Air Force during the Korean War in 1952 and received the National
Defense Medal and was a first lieutenant. He was honorably discharged in
1954 at the end of the Korean War.
Cleveland L. Wiggins III June 18, 1971 - April 9, 2013
Cleveland L. Wiggins III, 41, of Lakewood passed away April 9. He was
born June 18, 1971 in Pasadena, Texas to Diane (Hendricks) and Cleveland
L. Wiggins Jr. On July 17, 2008 he married Diane Anderson in Eureka
He was a veteran of the United States Navy.
Josephine Joan Waters Aug. 5, 1917 ~ April 15, 2013
Josephine Joan Waters, 95 of Mansfield, formerly of Snyder, died
Monday, April 15, 2013. She was born August 5, 1917 in Morristown, N.
J. to Antonio Maggio and Angelina Spoto.
During WWII she worked in a munitions factory in Parsippany, N. J. She
later lived in Snyder where she served as a District Deputy Clerk in
Scurry County for about 17 years.
Doris Mae Lindow July 19, 1928 ~ April 14, 2013
Doris Mae Lindow, 84 of Horseshoe Bay died Sunday, April 14, 2013. She
was born on July 19, 1928 in Waxahachie to Dora (Cameron) Bullard and
Robert Nathan Bullard. Doris married Ken T. Lindow on January 20, 1998
in Horseshoe Bay. Doris was a beautician for 45 years. She enjoyed arts
and crafts and was active in the Marble Falls First Baptist Church where
she was very loved by her church family.
Wyatt Gene Gilliam
Wyatt Gene Gilliam, treasured son of Kristina Louise Gilliam and beloved
brother of Gracie Lynn Gilliam was born November 1, 2012.
He died April 9, 2013. Wyatt is deeply loved by his grandparents Tashya
Gilliam and Shannon Simonds, great-grandparents Gene and Georgia Gilliam
and Jackie and Ronnie Simonds. He is also deeply loved by his aunts and
uncles, great aunts and uncles, and cousins.
Margarete Guthrie Aug. 6, 1925 ~ April 9, 2013
Margarete Alice Alma Guthrie, age 87, passed away on Tuesday, April 9,
2013 in San Antonio. She was born on August 6, 1925 in Stonewall to
parents Charles and Lydia Barsch.
Margarete was preceded in death by her spouse Herbert M. Willmann,
sister Alvina Barsch, sister Augusta Hall, son Rodney Willmann.
Helen McCurley Feb. 21, 1921 ~ April 8, 2013
Helen Chapman McCurley died April 8, 2013. She was born Feb. 21, 1921 in
Robstown, Texas to Mary Ione Stephenson and Lael Ogden Chapman. She and
her husband Charles lived most of their 63 years of marriage in Houston
and their later years were spent living on Lake Travis and then in
Marble Falls. Helen was artistically gifted and enjoyed helping others.
Her passion for gardening led to her being instrumental in starting the
first Community Garden of Marble Falls. She enjoyed playing bridge with
the Granite Hills Luncheon Club, was an active member of the Service
League, and a member of the First United Methodist Church.
Rev. John Robbie Tuttle July 15, 1923 ~ April 11, 2013
Rev. John Robbie Tuttle, 89, of Marble Falls, died April 11, 2013. He
was born July 15, 1923 in Austin. John was the son of T.R. Tuttle and
Ella Harp. He was a retired minister.
John is survived by his wife, Ruby Lee Tuttle of Marble Falls, daughters
Eunice Young of San Marcos, Ruby Stroup and husband Raymond of
Hillister, Texas, son James Tuttle and wife Rita of Lubbock, 17
grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren, and seven great-great
He was preceded in death by his parents, sons Kenneth Tuttle and John Tuttle and granddaughter Laurie Huber.
Shirley Ann Whitworth Jan. 1, 1954 ~ April 12, 2013
Shirley Ann Whitworth, 59, of Burnet died April 12, 2013. She was born
in San Antonio on Jan. 1, 1954. Shirley was the daughter of Royce and
Rosie Tenney of San Antonio. She worked at BCISD for the past 12 years
and she loved working with the staff and kids at Quest High School. She
enjoyed spending time with family and friends, going to the lake, music
and dancing. She was a loving and care free person. She lived her
short 59 years to the very fullest. Shirley was a devoted wife, mother
and friend. She is preceded in death by her sister Laurie Tenney.
Robert Roy Conner
Robert Roy Conner, 87, of Briggs and formerly of Kempner, passed away at his home on April 4, 2013.
Robert is survived by his brother Dayton Conner and sister-in-law
Bernice of Briggs, his sister and brother-in-law Dolores Montgomery and
Raymond of Briggs, his son and daughter-in-law Randal Fisher and DeAnne
of Bertram, his grandsons Conner, Sawyer and Parker Fisher of Bertram
and numerous nieces and nephews.