LONGVIEW — Beulah Jane Burns Henry, employee at Johnston McQueen for 14 years, passed away on Friday, March 25,2016.
Beulah's brother, Phillip Burns Sr., works at LHS and her sister, Vanessa Thomas, works at Forest Park Middle School.
The funeral was held Saturday, April 2, at East Cotton Church of Christ 2015 E, Cotton Street, with Craig Funeral Home in charge of the Services.
Born on September 18, 1951 to Beulah D. Burns and the late William James Tolbert Sr., she was the first of eight children. Baptized at Rollins Church of Christ at an early age, she remained faithful for her entire life.
A native of Longview, she attended Rollins Elementary, Maggie B. Hudson Junior High, and graduated from Longview High School in 1971. Beulah later married Willie J. Henry Jr. and the couple had one son, Willie J. Henry III (Trey).
She leaves to cherish her memories her husband, Willie J. Henry; one son, Willie J. "Trey"; her mother, Beulah D. Thomas; stepfather, Willie Thomas; five sisters, Gloria Dean Washington, Estella Joyce Halton (Lonnie), Ginger Herd (J.D.), Vanessa Thomas and Phyllis Ann Tolbert Casey (Fred); four brothers, Phillip Mack Burns Sr., Wilbert C. Thomas, Edward Charles Thomas (Marilyn) and William James Tolbert Jr. (Kaylon); a stepsister, Mary Jane Bryant; three grandsons, Trenton, Chase, Jaxon and a host of uncles, aunts, cousins, church members and friends.
GLADEWATER — Funeral services for Taquita Yvonne Lister, 55, of Longview, were Wednesday, April 6, 2016, at Faith Tabernacle of God in Christ in Kilgore. Burial followed in Grace Hill Cemetery, Longview.
Born Sept. 20, 1960 in Henderson, Taquita died March 28, 2016. A 1979 graduate of Longview High, Taquita was an LISD employee and sister of former LISD employee James Lister, as well as now current Bramlette Elementary staffer Laurita Lister.