Marilyn Ford was born on Easter Sunday, April 16, 1933, to Clyde Joseph and Gladys Irene Keeling at Christoffer and Edgar Hospital in Mexia. She attended Mexia ISD, where she was in Chorus and Band, and was named Who’s Who, F.F.F. Sweetheart, Band Queen, Lions Club Sweetheart, Senior Favorite, and President of the Future Teachers of America.
Bettie Jean “BJ” Wyatt, went home to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ, on April 15, 2019.
Betty Lou Whitley, of Mexia, passed away at home on Monday, May 6, 2019, at age 73. Funeral services were held Thursday, May 9, in the Groesbeck Funeral Home Chapel,
Frank Ellis Turnham, age 61, died at his Rainbow residence on May 6, 2019. He was born Jan. 17, 1958, in Long Beach, Calif., to Ellis Delano and Geraline “Gerry”
Ima Marie Dabney, longtime resident of Mexia, passed away April 25, 2019, at the age of 93.