William Douglas “Doug” Hooks Jr., 72, of Mexia, passed away on Feb. 19, 2020, at Parkview Regional Hospital in Mexia, after a lengthy heart illness. A memorial service was held on Saturday, Feb. 22, at First Baptist Church of Mexia, with the Rev. Marcus Sheffield officiating. The family received friends before the time of the service.
Larry Lee Hulsey, 63, of Mexia, passed away, Sunday, Feb. 23, 2020, in a Waco hospital following a lengthy illness. He was born on Dec. 20, 1956, in Houston, to Milton and Naomi (Riggle) Hulsey, a twin to Gary.
Benny Wayne Lucas, longtime respected educator, passed away Feb. 24, 2020, in Groesbeck, at the age of 88.
Kimberly Stephens Villar, age 33 of Round Rock, passed away on Feb. 20, 2020.
Glenda Sue Lane, of Shiloh, passed away Feb. 7, 2020, in Groesbeck, at the age of 63. Funeral services were held Monday, Feb. 10, at Blair-Stubbs Chapel. Interment was in the Shiloh Cemetery. Charles Self, Lonnie Lewis, Vance Rose, Dillan Terry, John Jones and Jerry Zavala served as pallbearers. Hugh Forman served as an honorary pallbearer.