Mrs. Mary Josephine Willis Edwards
Navasota, West End neighborhood
September 23, 1944-----February 21, 2019
Mary leaves a legacy through her children,
Tondra Thompson and Marcus Thompson;
and CBB Jay ; three grandchildren;
sisters, Annie W. Brooks, Lillian W. Wesley
and Sallie W. Williams;
brothers, George Willis and Robert Willis;
and other collateral relatives.
She was preceded by her parents, a sister, Mattie
and a brother Eddie, and a son, Dantè Ronrico;
and canine CBB "Baby Boy King Kong".
Mary was laid to rest, next to her husband,
Robert Earl Edwards, in the Earl Frazier section of the
City of Navasota, Oakland Cemetery.
SAMMIE LEE BLACKSHEAR, JR.
NOVEMBER 22, 1936---FEBRUARY 09, 2019
Sammie married Sylvesta Robinson of Grimes Co. Tx., creating a blended family of six . Upon his demise , he was a Trustee Board member of the Stonehamville United Methodist Church.
He was predeceased by his parents, daughters, Johnnie M. Robinson and Sheronda "Jeannie" Blackshear; brothers, John, Charlie, Louis and Robert Blackshear; sisters, Willie R. B. Nickerson and Oletha Blackshear- Payne; and in 2016, his wife Sylvesta .
He leaves cherished memories with his children , Jerry Blackshear, Kati B. Rigsby, Leola R. Taylor and Leon Robinson; four grandchildren, two great grandchildren ; sisters, Joyce, Lucille, Linda & Gloria; brothers, Minor and Ronnie and other collateral relatives and friends.
Sammie was laid to rest next to his wife, Sylvesta in the City of Navasota ( Oakland ) Cemetery, Earl Frazier Section.
Jack Linney, Sr., 89, passed Jan. 14, 2019 @ Hospice Brazos Valley, Bryan, Tx. , following a brief illness.
He was a resident of Navasota's Nursing & Rehab. Ctn.
Jack, Sr. served his country, during the Korean Conflict, with the U. S. Navy; and Honorably discharged, as a Machinst Mate.
Survivors include Jack C. Linney, Jr., Debra, Fawn and Chrystal Linney.
Mr. Linney was cremated the weekend of Jan.17, 2019.