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Gilbert Lee ‘Bob’ Roberts

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November 25, 1940 – March 8, 2023
SAINT JO – Gilbert Lee ‘Bob’ Roberts, 82, died on March 8, 2023 at Medical City Denton.
A visitation will be from 6 – 8 p.m. on March 17 at Scott Funeral Home in Saint Jo. A funeral service will be at 10 a.m. on March 18 at Landmark Missionary Baptist Church in Saint Jo with the Rev. Ricky Kerr officiating. Interment will follow at Illinois Bend Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Roy Sewell, Andrew Roy, Leeton Phillips, Don Reed, Richard Graves and Ralph Connor.
He was born on Nov. 25, 1940 in Fort Worth to Claude and Magnolia Roberts. In 1942, he was placed in the Lena Pope Orphanage home in Fort Worth where he was raised until he joined the United States Marine Corp in 1958 at the age of 18. He conducted his basic training in San Diego, CA and remained on active duty until 1961, where he went into the reserves and served until 1965.
Upon being honorably discharged from the military he went to work in Oregon as a tree logger. He then moved to Petrolia and become a roofer. He married Sharon Ruth Sewell on Dec. 23, 1976 in Saint Jo.
He is preceded in death by his parents and wife.
He is survived by his son, Rocky; two granddaughters and a host of brother and sister in laws.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the Landmark Missionary Baptist Church in Saint Jo.
Arrangements entrusted to Scott Funeral Home in Saint Jo.

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Rhee Anna Gage

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July 8, 1956 – February 27, 2024
BOWIE – Rhee Anna Gage, 67, lovingly known as MawMaw and Momma Gage, unexpectedly passed away on Feb. 27, 2024.
A memorial service will take place at 2 p.m. on March 8 at the White Family Funeral Home in Bowie.
Rhee Anna was born on July 8, 1956 in Bridgeport to James Sr. and Barbara (Johnson) Price. Known for her kind-hearted nature and infectious sense of humor, Rhee Anna had a remarkable ability to bring joy to those around her. Her family was her world, and her memory will forever be cherished by all who had the privilege of knowing her.
She is preceded in death by her parents and her brother-in-law, James Powers.
Rhee Anna is survived by her husband, Leslie Gage, who she shared 50 beautiful years of marriage with; her children, which she was always a devoted mother to, Michelle Long married to Kurt, Dustin Gage married to Kayla and Derek Gage married to Elaina and her grandchildren, that she cherished her role as a loving grandmother to, Lexi, Cody, Tessa, Teagan and Briar. Rhee Anna also is survived by her brother, Jim Price married to Liz; sister, Susie married to Rodney; her dear uncle and aunt, Bill Johnson and Peggy and her uncle, Bob.
Arrangements entrusted to the White Family Funeral Home of Bowie.

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Barbara “Carol” Davis

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November 5, 1942 – February 26, 2024
BOWIE – Barbara “Carol” Davis, 81, passed away peacefully on Feb. 26, 2024.
The family received friends from 6 – 8 p.m. on Feb. 28 at the White Family Funeral Home of Bowie. A funeral service took place at 1:30 p.m. on Feb. 29 at Carter Lake Road Church of Christ. Burial followed at Smyrna Cemetery in Sunset.
Carol was born on Nov. 5, 1942 in Bowie to Louis and Mattie (Pirtle) Clayton. She was a resident of Sunset in her childhood and moved to Bowie where she remained for the rest of her life. In 1961, Carol graduated from Bowie High School. Carol married Jerry Bob Davis on Sept. 26, 1963 and the couple were married for 51 years, until his passing on Dec. 4, 2014.
She was a dedicated member of the Church of Christ in Sunset and in Bowie. Carol was a hard worker and spent time working as a seamstress and a substitute teacher. Most of her life she spent serving her family. She was a great mom above all else and never missed a contest or dance recital. Her greatest joy in life was being there for her kids and family.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Jerry Bob Davis and parents, Louis Wendell Clayton and Bunetia Clayton.
Carol is survived by her sons, Clay Davis and Chad Davis; daughter, Paige Ward and husband Ricky, all of Bowie; grandchildren, Jennifer Kleinhans, Austin Davis and wife Tori, Jesse Davis, Michael Ward and Jeremy Ward and wife Kelsey; seven great-grandchildren; brother, Louis Clayton and wife Diana, Bowie and numerous nieces, nephews, aunts and cousins.
Arrangements entrusted to the White Family Funeral Home of Bowie.

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Cleo C. Posey Case

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December 9, 1938 – December 5, 2023
FORT WORTH – Cleo C. Posey Case, 84, went to be with the Lord on Dec. 5, 2023 in Fort Worth.
A graveside memorial will be at 1 p.m. March 23 at Oakhill Cemetery in Stoneburg.
Mom was born on Dec. 9, 1938 to H.B. and Mildred (Morris) Posey. She graduated from Gold-Burg in 1957. Then she married the love of her life, Virgil Case, on Aug. 31, 1957 until his passing on Jan. 30, 2003.
Mom is survived by three children, David and Valerie, Benbrook, Connie, Bowie and Pennye and Matt, Fort Worth; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandson; sister, Dixie and Dee Litteken, Scotland and many nieces, nephews, cousins and great friends.

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