Bill Eure has died

Posted on 18 Jul 2016 at 10:25am

Bill Eure, husband of the Rev. Michael Piazza, died overnight in his sleep, at his home in Atlanta, following a fierce battle with cancer. Eure is survived by his family: husband Michael Piazza, his daughters Jerica Coughlin and Jordan Coughlin, his brother John Eure, David Plunkett and Sheila Coughlin. Eure and Piazza met in Dallas […]

Obituary • 07-01-16

Posted on 01 Jul 2016 at 7:45am

  Mikal Jones, 53, died at his home in Oak Lawn on June 10, with his husband, Rick Roan, their little boy Bichon, Asta, by his side. He passed calmly and for the first time in more than six years looked peaceful and free of pain, thanks to help from hospice that allowed him to […]

Obituary • 06-24-16

Posted on 24 Jun 2016 at 7:35am

Michael Robert Jensen, 55, died Sunday, June 19, 2016, at his home in Oak Cliff, after a hard-fought battle with ALS. A native of Door County, Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin, Jensen had lived in Dallas for more than 25 years. He worked as the head of security at the Nasher Sculpture Center and was past co-owner […]

Posted on 17 Jun 2016 at 8:05am

Billie (Bill) Lee Thames, 85, died of natural causes on June 9. He was born on March 20, 1931 in Cisco, Texas and resided in Dallas for the last 20 years. Bill wished to be cremated and to have his ashes spread on his nephew Michael Doyle Marr’s 32-acre “place” near Weatherford. Bill was an […]

Obituary • 06-03-16

Posted on 03 Jun 2016 at 8:05am

A memorial service for Herbert Neal Wigley, 87, will be held Sunday, June 5, 2016, at 3 p.m. at White Rock Community Church, 9353 Garland Road in Dallas. Known to his beloved friends as “Daddy Herb” and “Papa,” Wigley died Nov. 15, 2014, in Dallas. He was born to Hubert M. Wigley and Bernice K. […]

Obituary • 05-27-16

Posted on 27 May 2016 at 7:30am

After a fearless five-year battle with cancer, Patricia Leah “Pat” Gamble, 59, passed away on May 5, 2016 in Dallas, surrounded by family and friends. Pat was born Feb. 17, 1957 in Abilene, Texas. She is survived by her wife, Susan Maiden. Pat and Susan were committed life partners for more than 31 years and […]

Obituary • 05-13-16

Posted on 13 May 2016 at 7:55am

Edward Dean Bishop, or “Pastor Dean” as he was known to his church and friends, died April 20, 2016 at Willow Bend Nursing Center. He was the former pastor at White Rock Community Church. Pastor Dean was born in Mena, Ark., and received his ordination at First Baptist Church in Mena. He earned a bachelor […]

Obituary • 04-01-16

Posted on 01 Apr 2016 at 7:35am

  Neil Emmons died in his sleep on March 31. An autopsy is expected. Emmons served eight years as a City Plan Commissioner and was term limited out when he left the commission in 2009. He returned to the board when Councilman Adam Medrano appointed him. Emmons had served as president of the Oak Lawn […]

City Plan Commissioner Neil Emmons has died

Posted on 31 Mar 2016 at 12:30pm

Emmons served eight years as a City Plan Commissioner and was term limited out when he left the commission in 2009.

Obituary • 03-25-16 • Wayne Lynn Davis

Posted on 25 Mar 2016 at 7:35am

Wayne Lynn Davis, 60, of Dallas, died Thursday, March 17, 2016. Born in Dallas to Dan and Myrtle (Chrismon) Davis, Wayne dedicated his life to education and music, and for  20 years to Dallas’ Turtle Creek Choral. He was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Dallas. Wayne was preceded in death by his parents […]