Brenda Kay Jenkins, age 69 of Paris

Brenda Kay Jenkins, age 69 of Paris, died in Legends Healthcare and Rehab on Sunday, October 8, 2017.  Funeral Services have been scheduled for Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at 2:00pm in Wood Funeral Homes, Deport with Reverend Don Shovan Officiating.  Burial will follow in Highland Cemetery with Jimmy McCoin, Glen Coleman, Chad Wolfe, Kenny Greer, […]


Leonard Odell Smith, age 71 of Detroit, died on Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at his home.  Arrangements are pending with Wood Funeral Homes, Deport.

Butch Hoyt {Thomas Joseph Hoyt, Jr.} 59 of Detroit

Thomas Joseph [Butch] Hoyt, Jr, age 59 of Detroit, died on Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at his home.  Graveside Services will be Saturday, September 16 at 11:00 am in Tuggle Springs Cemetery.  The Family will receive friends at the Cemetery from 10-11am.  Wood Funeral Homes, Deport have charge of the arrangements. He was born on […]

Donna Lee Slayden, 68 of Paris

Donna Lee Slayden, age 68 of Paris, died on August 18, 2017 in Paris Regional Medical Center.  Funeral Services have been scheduled for Monday, August 21, 2017 at 3:00pm at Wood Funeral Homes, Deport with Reverend Billy Norris officiating.  The family will receive friends from 2-3 at the funeral home.  Burial will follow in Roxton […]

H. Ped Read, formerly of Deport

In Memory of H. Ped Read. H. Ped Read was born on September 2, 1930 in Deport, Texas to Howard Perry Read and Ruth Boyd Read.  He resided in Deport, Houston, Lubbock and Tyler Texas with his family throughout his lifetime. He passed away on August 15, 2017 at 11:40 pm in Joplin, Missouri after […]

MAUD WEBB, 101 of Deport and formerly of Bogata

Maud B. Webb, age 101, Formerly of Bogata and Deport, died on Monday, July 24, 2017 in Heritage House of Paris.  Funeral Services have been scheduled for 11:00am on Thursday, July 27 under the Pavilion of Bogata Cemetery with Wade White Officiating.  Burial will follow in Bogata Cemetery under direction of Wood Funeral Homes.  The […]


James Russell Frazier, 55 of Grand Saline, died on July 22, 2017 in Texas General Hospital of Grand Saline.  Funeral Services have been scheduled for Wedndesday, July 25, 2017 at 10:00 am at Wood Funeral Homes, Deport.  The family will receive friends beginning at 6:0opm on Tuesday night at the funeral home. He was born in […]


Lorinda Icenogle, 65 of Rugby, died on July 22, 2017 at her home.  She was born on August 8, 1951 in Oakland, California, the daughter of Charles and Pauline Honeywell Ross.  She married James Icenogle in California on August 6, 1972.  She enjoyed sewing, crocheting, reading, and spending time under her shade tree.  She is […]

WANDA LOU LEWIS, 76 of Blossom

Wanda Lou Lewis, age 76 of Blossom, died at her home on July 18, 2017.  She was born on March 24, 1941, in Clarksville.  She married Donald Wayne Lewis on August 14, 1957.  She was a Home Health Caregiver. She is survived by her husband, Donald of Blossom; her children:  Donna Perry and husband, Dale […]

Charlie Elmore “The Battery Man” 74 of Paris

Charlie Elmore, “The Battery Man”, 74 of Paris, passed away peacefully on Monday, July 10, 2017 at Paris Regional Medical Center.  Charlie was born on November 27, 1943 to Melvin and Juanita Jordan Elmore, in San Jose, California.  Charlie was a Jack of All Trades and a Master of None. Charlie is survived by his […]