Obituaries

Sunday, May 8, 2011
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Mon, May 9, 2011
William Floyd Bills William Floyd Bills, 50, of Denison passed away May 4, 2011 at his home. William Bills was born November 14, 1960 in Muleshoe, TX to the parentage of Willie Watkins and the late Jessie Bills. He later moved to Lubbock, TX and attended Estacado High School in Lubbock, TX. He was a devoted employee for twenty years of the University of North Texas as a supervisor at Kerr Hall in Denton, TX. William met and married Sylvia Parks on December 3, 1993. They were married for fourteen years. Loved ones who remain are his devoted mother, Willie Watkins of Denison, TX; three loving daughters, Lakisha Hodge, Lakendra Hodge...

Saturday, May 7, 2011
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Sun, May 8, 2011
John F. Gallagher John F. Gallagher, age 49 of WPB, FL, and most recently Argyle, TX passed away April 28, 2011. John is the son of Lorraine Elliott, and the late Robert Gallagher. He has been employed with Nokia Siemens Networks for the 23 years. He was an avid scuba diver, fisherman, and motorcycle rider. He will forever be remembered as a great father, husband, son, and brother, with an incredible sense of humor and zest for life. In his final act of kindness, John was an organ donor. John is survived by his wife, Kate Gallagher; his daughters, Kaitlin and Shannon; brother, Robert Gallagher, NJ; sister, Kathleen Wright, NJ;...

Sunday, May 1, 2011
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Mon, May 2, 2011
Mary Henrietta Duvall Mary Henrietta Duvall, 86, passed away Wednesday, April 20, 2011, in Denton, TX. She was born in St. Elmo, IL on February 13, 1925 to Mildred and Raymond Rexwinkle. Arthur Joe Smith later became her stepfather. She graduated from St. Elmo High School, and was married to Robert E. (Bob) Duvall on July 8, 1943, in San Angelo, TX, where Bob was stationed in the Army Air Corps during WWII. Her husband predeceased her December 17, 1996. Bob and Mary moved with their three children to Bowie, TX in August of 1950. Along with her husband, Mary was owner and administrator of Bellmire Nursing Home in Bowie from 1966...

Sunday, May 1, 2011
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Mon, May 2, 2011
Mary Henrietta Duvall Mary Henrietta Duvall, 86, passed away Wednesday, April 20, 2011, in Denton, TX. She was born in St. Elmo, IL on February 13, 1925 to Mildred and Raymond Rexwinkle. Arthur Joe Smith later became her stepfather. She graduated from St. Elmo High School, and was married to Robert E. (Bob) Duvall on July 8, 1943, in San Angelo, TX, where Bob was stationed in the Army Air Corps during WWII. Her husband predeceased her December 17, 1996. Bob and Mary moved with their three children to Bowie, TX in August of 1950. Along with her husband, Mary was owner and administrator of Bellmire Nursing Home in Bowie from 1966...

Women's basketball: Focus is local for new staff
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Sat, Apr 30, 2011
Karen Aston has moved into her office at the Super Pit, met her players, and had just enough time to take a look at the state of the North Texas program she took over just a few weeks ago. The former Charlotte head coach didn?t need long to realize one of her first priorities will be re-establishing a connection to the Dallas-Fort Worth area?s high school programs and coaches. UNT had five players on its roster from the region last season, including one of the Sun Belt Conference?s best in sophomore forward Jasmine Godbolt. After having some time to evaluate the program, Aston believes UNT needs to build its program around similar...