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Obituaries

Melba Louise Istre

Melba Louise Istre

9/26/2014

Melba Louise Istre passed away on Friday, September 26, 2014. She was born on May 8, 1925, in Keota, Oklahoma, to Luther and Edna Hall Staner. Melba was a longtime member of the Missouri Street Church of Christ. She is survived by her son, Melvin Istre; sister, Patsy Wallace; two grandchildren, Cheri May and Keri Anderson; four great grandchildren, Kristina Morales, Alyssa Morales, Lilliana Anderson, and Karly May; nieces, Linda Vogeley,... Read more

Ronald (Ronny) Layne Smith, Jr.

Ronald (Ronny) Layne Smith, Jr.

9/22/2014

Ronald Layne Smith, Jr., 57, of Baytown, Texas, passed away on September 22, 2014, in Houston. He was born July 24, 1957, in Baytown, Texas, to Ronald Smith, Sr. and Elizabeth Smith and grew up in Highlands, Texas. On May 21, 1977, he married the love of his life, Terri Clement. Ronny graduated from Sterling High School in 1975 and was a contributing player of the Sterling 1972 state play-off team. He was selected to the all American... Read more

Peggy R. Gibbons

Peggy R. Gibbons

9/10/2014

Peggy R. Gibbons, age 75, of Baytown, passed away on Wednesday, September 10, 2014. She was born on October 25, 1938, in Houston to Robert Benjamin and Naomi Pearl Horn Sellers. Peggy worked in school administration in West Virginia. On May 13, 2008, she married Terry L. Victory. She loved sports and loved to play dominoes. Her husband Terry says she was a wonderful partner. Peggy is survived by her husband, Terry L. Victory of... Read more

Johnny "Bookkeeper" Myers

Johnny "Bookkeeper" Myers

8/31/2014

A celebration of Johnny's life will be held on Friday, September 5, at 6 PM, in the chapel of Crespo and Jirrels Funeral Home, 6123 Garth Road, Baytown, Texas, 77521. Read more

Joe Guzman, Sr.

Joe Guzman, Sr.

8/30/2014

Joe Guzman Sr. Joe Guzman Sr. was born September 10, 1948 to Santiago and Maria Guzman. He is survived by his wife of 42 years Teresa Guzman, his sons: James Vincent Cannizzo and wife Angela Harris-Cannizzo, and Joe Guzman Jr. and wife Nikki Guzman; daughter: Diana Johnson and husband Kenneth Johnson; grandchildren Hubert Artis, Tony Artis, Lance Artis, Jesse Angelo Cannizzo and wife Ashely Cannizzo, Sara Cannizzo, Bella Cannizzo, John Anthony... Read more

Wiley Barkdull

Wiley Barkdull

8/29/2014

Wiley Barkdull, age 85, of Channelview, passed away on Friday, August 29, in Pasadena. The family will receive friends at Crespo and Jirrels Funeral Home, 6123 Garth Road, Baytown, TX, on Monday, September 1, from 6-8 PM. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, September 2, at 10 AM in the Chapel of Crespo and Jirrels. Graveside services will follow at 5 PM at Paul Cemetery in Lecompte, Louisiana Read more

Eunice Faye Crunk

Eunice Faye Crunk

8/24/2014

Eunice Faye Crunk, age 72, of Baytown, passed away on Sunday, August 24, 2014. She was born on March 30, 1942 in Pearsall, TX, to Lee P. and Alice Virginia Cotton Cone. On May 18, 1963, she married Robert D. Crunk at Second Baptist Church in Baytown.After a brief time in Nevada and Connecticut, Robert and Faye spent most of their 51-year marriage raising their family in Baytown. Faye was a devoted wife and mother to her two daughters and a... Read more

Geraldine (Gerrie) Adams

Geraldine (Gerrie) Adams

8/15/2014

Geraldine (Gerrie) Bolt Adams (nee Geraldine Riley), a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, and friend, died on August 15, 2014 due to complications with Alzheimer's Disease. Born February 8, 1937, in Milford, Illinois, to her birth parents, Clyde and Thelma Riley, who have preceded her in death, Geraldine lived most of her childhood and into adulthood with her foster parents, Donald and Esther Bolt, whose surname she adopted and who have also... Read more

Carol Ann Snyder

Carol Ann Snyder

8/2/2014

Carol Ann Snyder, 62, of Baytown, passed away on Saturday, August 2, 2014. She was born October 30, 1951 in Montclair, New Jersey to Robert R. Lazar and Marie Lazar. Carol grew up in the Catholic faith and was a parishioner of St. John the Evangelist Church in Baytown. She was an avid reader, and loved to cook and bake, especially for her loved ones. She had a fondness for dogs and cats and cared deeply for her fur children. Carol had a... Read more

Zalika  Sydney Baptiste

Zalika Sydney Baptiste

7/30/2014

Zalika Sydney Baptiste was born on March 4, 2014 in Brooklyn, New York. She weighed 7 pound 9 ounces and 19 inches long. During her brief life she visited three states, New York, Arkansas, and Texas, where she passed away on July 30, 2014. Zalika laughed and smiled her entire life. Although, she only lived four short months here on Earth she touched many lives and was loved deeply by family and friends.Zalika leaves her mother, Kioana Asia... Read more