Obituaries

Elmer Lindsey
B: 1928-02-17
D: 2018-02-19
View Details
Lindsey, Elmer
Gretchen Hillis
B: 1974-11-13
D: 2018-02-17
View Details
Hillis, Gretchen
Amanda Freshour
B: 1998-02-10
D: 2018-02-15
View Details
Freshour, Amanda
Santiago Leija
B: 1936-07-25
D: 2018-02-13
View Details
Leija, Santiago
Linda Southerland
B: 1944-11-15
D: 2018-02-12
View Details
Southerland, Linda
Eli Gauna
B: 1994-02-07
D: 2018-02-04
View Details
Gauna, Eli
Clayton Deibert
B: 1950-03-02
D: 2018-02-01
View Details
Deibert, Clayton
Nicholas Gandy
B: 1927-09-06
D: 2018-01-31
View Details
Gandy, Nicholas
Maria Gasaway
B: 1935-09-03
D: 2018-01-31
View Details
Gasaway, Maria
Charles Butler
B: 1936-03-12
D: 2018-01-25
View Details
Butler, Charles
Gladys Lajes-Burke
B: 1948-05-09
D: 2018-01-21
View Details
Lajes-Burke, Gladys
Gaylon Lowrey
B: 1955-05-08
D: 2018-01-20
View Details
Lowrey, Gaylon
William Edmondston
B: 1938-02-11
D: 2018-01-19
View Details
Edmondston , William
Francis Seidling
B: 1931-10-07
D: 2018-01-17
View Details
Seidling, Francis
Samuel Goings
B: 1942-05-06
D: 2018-01-15
View Details
Goings, Samuel
Pamela Matthews
B: 1957-04-18
D: 2018-01-14
View Details
Matthews, Pamela
Myranda Bottoms
B: 2001-09-12
D: 2018-01-13
View Details
Bottoms, Myranda
Florentino Hernandez
B: 1933-06-19
D: 2018-01-05
View Details
Hernandez, Florentino
Conner Schilling
B: 2006-07-27
D: 2018-01-04
View Details
Schilling, Conner
Roy Easterwood
B: 1931-02-04
D: 2018-01-04
View Details
Easterwood, Roy
Timio Jimenez
B: 1938-03-06
D: 2017-12-31
View Details
Jimenez, Timio

Search

Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
14 W Barton Avenue
Temple, TX 76501
Phone: (254)778-3200
Fax: (254)778-3206

Who You Should Call First

It really depends on how and where the death occurred. Where a death has been anticipated, call your attending physician.

If the death is unexpected, call emergency services first. If there are no emergency services or doctor available in your area, or you are concerned or uncertain about the circumstances surrounding a death, contact your local coroner’s office or the Office of the Chief Coroner.

The other first calls you should make include:

1. The funeral home
2. Immediate family members
3. Employers
4. Your Pastor
5. Your close friends

When you think about it, these calls are being made for two distinct reasons:

  • To notify the authorities and obtain assistance in dealing with the body
  • To notify the social circle, and gather family and friends together for support

Naturally the first of those reasons takes priority, because it is your responsibility to care for your loved one. In fact, we think of this as one of the final acts of love that you can take. Placing their body in the care of professionals can be a relief, and will give you the space to make those calls involved in the second category of outreach: the purely social notifications that will surround you with support.

The death of a loved one can make us feel numb and ineffective. If this is the case for you, and you'd like additional advice about who to call, and when, reach out to us. We’ll be pleased to be your ally during this difficult time.