Floyd Ashley {Sonny} Cooper, 94 of Paris and formerly of Amarillo

Floyd Ashley (Sonny) Cooper, Jr. age 94 of Paris and formerly of Amarillo, died on January 12, 2017. He was born in Amarillo on March 11, 1922. Sonny attended Texas Tech University and the University of Texas. During those years he played and led several Big Bands including the Sonny Cooper Band. He then started […]

Kirk Lewis {Captain Kirk} Smith, 61 of Detroit

Kirk Lewis Smith, age 61 of Detroit, died on Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at his home. Funeral Services have been scheduled for Saturday, January 21, 2017 in the First Baptist Church of Detroit with Reverend Doug Higdon officiating.  Burial will follow in Detroit Cemetery.  Wood Funeral Homes, Deport have charge of the arrangements.  The Family will […]

James Andy McIntire, 50 of Paris

James Andy McIntire, age 50 of Paris died on Friday, January 13, 2017 at his residence.  His Family has scheduled a Memorial Service has been scheduled for Saturday, January 21, 2017 at 1:00pm at the Paris Pentecostal Church.   He is survived by his father, James T. McIntire of Paris; 4 children:  Robin Thomas of […]

KIRK LEWIS SMITH, 61 OF DETROIT

Mr. Kirk Lewis Smith, age 61 of Detroit, died on Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at his home.  Funeral Services are pending with Wood Funeral Homes, Deport.

Edith Mitchell, 98 of Deport

Edith Clara Nobles Mitchell September 18, 1918—January 12, 2017 Edith met and married Wiley A. Mitchell at the ripe old age of 16.  Together they raised a large family—very large.  Wiley named their second child June because she was born in June.  Edith named all the other children or she would have had several named […]

Fred Swint, Jr. of Fulbright, died on Tuesday, December 6

Mr. Alvis Fred Swint, Jr was born November 28, 1931 in Rugby, Texas and died at the age of 85 years on December 6, 2016. He married Martha Jane Reynolds on June 4, 1954. Throughout his life, he was known as Fred or more commonly Fred Jr. by most family and friends, Daddy to his […]

GILBERT ARRIAGA, 75 OF DEPORT

Gilbert Valdez Arriaga, 75 of Deport, died on Monday, November 21, 2016 in Paris Regional Medical Center.  Funeral Services have been scheduled for Saturday, November 26 at 2:00pm in the First United Methodist Church of Deport with Reverends Susan Leddy and Debra May Officiating.  Burial will follow in Highland Cemetery.  The Family will receive friends […]

Judy Gaye Brown, 60 of Detroit

Judy Gaye Brown, 60 of Detroit, died at her home on Saturday, November 5, 2016.  Chapel Services will be held on Saturday, November 12 at 1:00pm in Wood Funeral Homes, Deport with Jimmy Stripland officiating.  Burial will follow in Bethel Cemetery. She was born in Prosser, Washington on January 28, 1956, the daughter of Arthur […]

Billy Ray Smith, 90 of Paris

Billy Ray Smith, 90 of Paris died on Sunday, November 6, 2016 in Paris Regional Medical Center.  Funeral Services have been scheduled for 11:00 am on Tuesday, November 8 in Wood Funeral Homes with Reverend Billy Norris officiating.  Burial will follow in Highland Cemetery.  The Family will receive friends an hour prior to services. He […]

Dorothy Holt, 88 of Milton

Dorothy Holt, 88 of Milton, died on October 25, 2016.  Funeral Services have been scheduled for Saturday, October 29, 2016 at 11:00 am in the First Baptist Church of Deport with Reverend Jerry Smith officiating.  Burial will follow in Milton Cemetery with Grandsons serving as pallbearers.  The family will receive friends on Friday evening beginning […]