Emory, Texas 75440 – Tuesday, March 21, 2017 – Volume XVII, Issue No. 46

Rachel Mae Recer

1947 – 2017

A graveside service for Rachel Mae Recer, 70, was held on March 20 at Dunbar Cemetery.

Mrs. Recer died on Wednesday, March 15, 2017, at Senior Suite Care and Rehab. She was born on January 7, 1947, in Allen, to Albert and Janie Elizabeth Latham Fischer. She married Charles Douglas Recer in Greenville on April 22, 1961.

Mrs. Recer retired from Texas Instruments in Richardson and later retired from Rains ISD.

She is survived by her husband of Emory; daughter, Tina Hicks and husband Joey of Sachse; son, Brian Recer and wife Christi of Emory; grandson, Joseph Hicks and wife Kimberly of Rowlett; sisters, Mary Neighbors of Lucas and Peggy Buss of Slidell, Louisianna; and numerous other loving family and friends.


John Henry Stover

1946 – 2017

A funeral service for John Henry Stover, 70, of Emory will be held on Monday, March 27, at 11:30 a.m. at the Willow Springs Mennonite Church.

Burial will be in Willow Springs Cemetery.

Mr. Stover died on March 20, 2017, at the home of his son Mark, in Wellsboro, Pa. He was born September 21, 1946, in Annville, Pa., the son of John H. and Naomi (Wert) Stover.

Mr. Stover married Miriam W. Weaver on May 21, 1966. He was a graduate of Dohner Mennonite School and Lancaster Mennonite School. He was employed by Lone Star Sheds as a salesman. Mr. Stover attended Willow Springs Mennonite Church.

He is survived by his wife; sons, Timothy Stover and wife Diane of Manheim, Pa., Mark Stover and his wife Rhoda in Wellsboro, Pa., David Stover of Texas, John Daniel Stover and his wife Laura of Sterling, Alaska, Joshua Stover of Indiana, and Joseph Stover of Severence, Colo.; daughters, Sara Moyer and husband Dwayne of Telford, Pa., Thelma Doerksen and husband Mark of Emory, Miriam Hoover and husband Philip of Shiloh, Ohio; 41 grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

Mr. Stover was preceded in death by his daughter-in-law, Juanita Stover; and grandchild, Timothy Earl Stover.

A viewing will be held on Thursday, March 23, from 2:00-4:00 p.m and 6:00-8:00 p.m. at the Hegins Valley Mennonite Church in Hegins, Pa.; and Sunday, March 26, from 5:00-8:00 p.m. at Willow Springs Mennonite Church, 2699 FM 3274, in Emory.

A guestbook is available to sign at www.tusseymosher.com.

Arrangements are under the direction of Tussey-Mosher Funeral Home, Ltd. of Pa