Jeffrey Jackson Bell, 76, born March 4, 1941 in Ogden, Utah, died Dec. 28. Bell is survived by his wife, Susan Bell, his children Courtney Bell Assir, Ashley Bell Frey, Stacey Bell Wiggins, his stepchildren Brandy Utz, Matt McRee, Rachel Kaufman, and Austin McRee, sisters Janet Riger, Susan Tribe, eight grandchildren, and four step-grandchildren.
Velma Louise Bonura, 91, born Nov. 13, 1926, died Dec. 31. She is survived by her 12 children Celeste Bryant, Dorothy Everett, James Bonura, Vivian Feland, Thomas Bonura Sr., Vincent Bonura Sr., Dolores Koenig, Robert Bonura Sr., John Bonura Sr., Velma Smith, Yvonne Bell, Paule Anne Lewis, 28 grandchildren, 60 great-grandchildren and six great-great grandchildren.
Worley Ovid Bryan Jr., 86, born Nov. 4, 1931, died Nov. 29.
Edith Carson, 88, born Dec. 10, 1929 in Loire, Texas, died Jan. 4. She is survived by four sisters, five children, Larry Carson, Linda Schuetze, Janet Fite Long, Carol Higginbotham, and Mark Carson, 12 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Dorothy Lourine Cox, 91, born Jan. 8, 1926, died Jan. 2.
Horace William Elsberry, 85, born July 8, 1932, died Dec. 29. He is survived by his children, Carolyn Peterson Phillips, Kathleen Elsberry, Horace Elsberry Jr., and Ronald Elsberry.
Dixon Stephen Gilbreath, 78, born Nov. 4, 1939 in Weimar, Texas, died Dec. 27. He started Dixon Motors and ran his dealerships for more than 30 years. He is survived by his second wife Kay Meyers Gilbreath, and children Todd and Leigh.
John A. Hanagriff Jr., a longtime resident of Oak Forest, died Dec. 19. He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Sylvia Hanagriff, children Georgeanna, Susan and John III, three grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren. Hanagriff was a member of Oaks Presbyterian Church and enjoyed coaching at the Oaks Dads Club. Memorial contributions may be made to the Muscular Dystrophy Association in his daughter Georgeanna’s name.
Jimmy Dale Lawson, 75, born Oct. 24, 1942, died Dec. 31. Lawson attended Helms Elementary, Hamilton Jr. High and Reagan High School. He married Jewel (Judy) Jenkins in 1961. He was employed with Harris County Precinct 3 where he retired.
Jeffrey Patrick Lyon, 50, born March 30, 1967, died Jan. 4. He is survived by his father, Donald Lyon and niece Jennifer Lyon.
Amanda Sue Markevich, 24, born July 8, 1993, died Jan. 5.
Conrado Salazar Martinez, 89, born Jan. 7, 1928 in La Costa, Texas, died Dec. 30. He is survived by his son, Steven W. Martinez, adopted daughter Emilie Liceaga, brothers Jesse Martinez and Henry Martinez, six grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren.
Isabel Pizzini, 88, born July 29, 1929, died Dec. 26. She is survived by her husband of 60 years Archie Pizzini Jr., son Archie Pizzini III, sisters Rosa Santiago and Estella Edwards.
Carolyn Ann Stevens, 79, born June 7, 1938 in Birmingham, Ala., died Jan. 5. Stevens was a graduate from Reagan High School. She is survived by her husband of 64 years, Selby Claud Stevens, daughter Deborah Stevens Walne, son Robert Selby Stevens, sister Gaye Mouer, four grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.
John Richardson Sykes, 85, born Dec. 10, 1932 in Chicago, Ill., died Dec. 31. Survivors include his daughter, Jennifer Burkholder, son Dr. John R. Sykes, and four grandchildren.
Patricia Ann Thompson, 67, born Jan. 25, 1950, died Dec. 27.