William Dewey Craig, of Mount Pleasant, passed away on Aug. 21, 2020 at the age of 89. He was born on Oct. 10, 1930 in Lubbock to Guy Craig and Ruth Bradshaw Craig.



Army Veteran Deacon Joe Traylor, 86, of Mt. Pleasant passed away Thursday, Sept. 10, 2020 in Mt. Pleasant. Funeral services was held Saturday, Sept. 19, 2020 at 11 a.m. at Unity Church 1048 Richardson Rd, Mt Pleasant, Texas 75455; with Bishop J.W. Hester, Sr. officiating and Pastor Thaddeous Monroe eulogist. Interment followed at Reynolds Cemetery in Daingerfield. Services are under the direction J.C. White Funeral and Cremation Services of Mt. Pleasant. Viewing was held Friday, Sept. 18, 2020 from 12 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the funeral home. Online condolences may be left at


Services for Theresa Deshotel was 11 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2020 at Reeder-Davis Chapel. Burial followed at Ore City Cemetery under the direction of Reeder-Davis Funeral Home in Ore City. There was a visitation from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Tuesday evening at the funeral home.


Services for Sherry Marlar, 85, was 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020 at Reeder-Davis Chapel. Burial followed at Harris Chapel Cemetery under the direction of Reeder-Davis Funeral Home in Hughes Springs.


Sandra “Sandy” Niforos, 71, of Mount Pleasant and Elmwood Park, N.J. passed away on Friday, Sept. 4, 2020, after a long illness. Born and raised in East Paterson, now Elmwood Park, she was a graduate of East Paterson Memorial HS. Sandy graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Texas at Tyler, majoring in Speech Communication with a minor in English. She made her home in Mount Pleasant and Elmwood Park and was the President and CEO of NewCal Aviation in Little Ferry. Sandy was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Elmwood Park and was a board member of the Women’s Safety Shelter in Mount Pleasant, Texas.


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