Emory, Texas 75440 – Tuesday, February 25, 2020 – Volume XX, Issue No. 42

Leta Calder

1947 – 2020

Services for Leta Calder, 72, of Grand Saline, were held on February 22 at Roundflat Pentecostal Church. Bro. Homer Morgan and Bro. Eddie Paul Stanley officiated.

Mrs. Calder died on February 17, 2020, at her home. She was born July 1, 1947, in Fruitvale to Alfred Lewis and Lurilla Bell Morgan Stanley. She spent all her life in Grand Saline and Fruitvale where she was a medical aide and a member of Roundflat Pentecost Church. She married Wilbert Calder in 2004.

She is survived by her husband of Grand Saline; mother of Grand Saline; son, James Stanley Coats of Grand Saline; two daughters, Tammy Cummings and husband Tommy of Azle, and Melissa Thomas and husband Brad of Grand Saline; brother, Eddie Alfred Stanley and wife Sharon of Grand Saline; three sisters, Sharon Murphey, Louann Stanley and Toni Stanley, all of Grand Saline; three grandchildren, Taylor Davis, Brenda Coats and Aurora Coats; a great-grandchild, Roman Davis; and numerous other relatives and friends.

Mrs. Calder was preceded in death by her father; three children, Tina Suzanna Watson, Kandy Lynn Watson and Jeffery Ray Watson; and twin brothers, Ricky and Vicky Stanley.

Arrangements were under the direction of Bartley Funeral Home.

Anette Foster

1957 – 2020

A memorial service for Joi Anette Hurst Foster of Emory will be scheduled at a later date.

Mrs. Foster died on February 19, 2020. She was born on June 6, 1957, in Fort Campbell, Kentucky, to Sammy Ray and Leta Mae Stewart Hurst. She married Richard (Dick) Foster on August 6, 1976, in Point.

She lived most of her life in Emory. Over the years she worked at Rains ISD, the Rains County Sheriff’s Office and the Rains County Courthouse. She was a Girl Scout leader and loved to fish.

Mrs. Foster is survived by her husband of Emory; daughters, Sammye Cotton and husband Robert of Wills Point, and Sara Foster Lipsey of Celeste; mother, Leta Rabe of Emory; sister, Vicki Walker and husband Jack of Alba; brothers, Steve Hurst and wife Sheriee of Point, and Roger Hurst and wife Trena of Oklahoma; grandsons, Dillon Cotton, Cody Cotton, Bo Lipsey and Luke Lipsey; special friends, Larna Greer, Jeannine Hayes and Joyce Bell; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her father.

Mrs. Foster donated her body to medical research and requested for no funeral to be held. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to UT Southwestern Medical research, ALS research or the American Heart Association.

Linda Kay Sarazinski

1964 – 2020

Linda Kay Sarazinski, 56, died on February 18, 2020. She was born on February 8, 1964, to Lynda and Billie Charles Rhodes.

Mrs. Sarazinski is survived by her mother of Point; two brothers, Charlie Rhodes and wife Jeanann of Point, and Jackie Rhodes of Point; two sons, Jonathan Rhodes and wife Brandy of Nebraska, and Clayton Dhane and wife Tanya of Greenville; daughter, Mittie Melton of Kentucky; seven grandchildren, Julia Reed of Pennsylvania, Kaitlyn Dhane and fiancé Dakota of Union Valley, Madison Rhodes of Pennsylvania, Dakota Dhane of Greenville, Heaven Rhodes of Nebraska, Kirk Sarazinski of Greenville, and Cambree Rhodes of Nebraska; and numerous nieces; nephews and other family and friends.

She was preceded in death by her father.

Arrangements were under the direction of Ingram Funeral Home in Quinlan.


Teresa Lemons

Teresa Mae Lemons, 62, of Point, died on Sunday, February 23, 2020. Service is pending with Wilson-Orwosky Funeral Home in Emory. Online guestbook is available at www.wilsonorwosky funeralhome.com.