Bobby Russell Richardson was born March 1, 1935, and passed away peacefully on Sept. 9, 2021, in Fort Worth, at the age of 86. Bobby and his wife, Yvonne Richardson, were high school sweethearts who were united in marriage for 56 years, until Yvonne’s death on Dec. 22, 2012. The couple made a happy home in Mexia, where they had many valued friends and family in the area.
Patricia “Pat” Carol Gamble, of Mexia, passed away Sept. 6, 2021, in Waco, at the age of 66. Funeral services will be at noon, Saturday, Sept. 11, at Blair-Stubbs Funeral Home, with the Rev. Marcus Sheffield officiating. Interment will follow in the Prairie Hill Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers will be Brad Kinard, Shane Dees, Clayton Frazier, Jace Lloyd, Nathen De La O and Cade Layne.
Pat Gamble, 66, of Mexia, passed away September 6, 2021 in Waco, Texas. Funeral services are pending at this time, Blair-Stubbs Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Walter Edward “Joe” Rutherford passed away Sept. 5, 2021, at his home in Coolidge at the age of 78. Graveside services will be at 10 a.m., Friday, Sept. 10, at the Coolidge Cemetery.
Jimmy Ray Westerfeld, 73, of Crawford, passed away peacefully, Monday Aug. 30, 2021, after battling an aggressive form of brain cancer.