August 15 obituaries
Glendena “Dena” Rae Bryant, 79, died Monday, Aug. 13, 2018 in Arlington.
Funeral service for Mrs. Bryant will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday in the Bell-Cypert-Seale Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Kevin Huddleston officiating. Burial will follow at Ira Cemetery.
Visitation will be held from 6-7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Daniel Fish, 41, of Brownwood, died Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018 at his home with his family by his side.
A celebration of life service for Mr. Fish will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday at 4891 CR 4131 in Hermleigh. The service will be under the direction of Brownwood Funeral Home.
Daniel was born on Aug. 27, 1976 in Snyder to David Fish and Dawn Smith-Fish.\Daniel received his primary education from Snyder ISD, graduating in 1994.\After high school, Daniel attended Western Texas College, where he received his associate’s degree in golf landscape technology.\He worked on several different golf courses across the state, including the Colonial in Fort Worth and Painted Dunes in El Paso, and served as the assistant superintendent at Falcon Head Golf Course in Lakeway.\He also worked in the West Texas oilfield for many years.\In 2005, Daniel relocated to Brownwood to be closer to his mother.\
He was preceded in death by his father, David Fish; his maternal grandparents, Denton Smith and Juanell McMahan; and his paternal grandparents, Walla Fish and Bess Fish.
Left to cherish his memory are his children, Dylan Fish of San Antonio and Hannah Gilbreath of Brownwood; his mother, Dawn Fish of Brownwood; one brother, Dustin Fish of San Antonio; one niece, Cadence Fish of San Antonio; his significant other, Alvina Seyler, and her son, Kyler, both of Abilene; a host of extended family; and many friends.
Online condolences may be posted at www.brownwoodfuneralhome.net.
Carolyn C. Harrington, 89, of Lubbock and\formerly of Snyder, died Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018 in Lubbock.\
Funeral service for Mrs. Harrington will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at Springs Fellowship Church in Lubbock with Dr. Phil McClendon officiating. The service will be under the direction of Bell-Cypert-Seale Funeral Home.
Jim “Sully” Sullenger, 71, of Edmond, Okla., died in his home on Saturday, Aug. 11, 2018.
A celebration of life service for Sully will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at Riley Funeral Home in Hamilton with J.D. Young, his son-in-law, officiating.
Jim was born in Snyder on Nov. 6, 1946.\His parents were Jim L. Sullenger and Juanita Warren Sullenger of Fluvanna.\ He married Marie Van Nest on Jan. 26, 1968. They celebrated their 50th anniversary this year with their children and grandchildren.
Jim became an athletic trainer while at Snyder High School. When he graduated from high school, he was awarded a full scholarship to TCU to study athletic training. After earning a master’s degree, he was TCU’s athlete trainer for 10 years.\In 1979, he resigned to become a minister at Granbury, then in Delta, Colo. and finally he spent 15 years at Hamilton. He always volunteered to serve as the trainer at the town’s high schools, which was greatly appreciated by the communities. In 2003, he and Marie moved to Allen to be closer to their precious grandkids. He worked for Allen schools teaching troubled kids for five years. During his preaching years, he did short-term mission work in Russia, Scotland, Kenya and spent a year in Grenada in the Caribbean. He loved studying and teaching the Bible to others, sharing his love for the Lord with all.\
He was preceded in death by his mother and father.
Survivors include his wife, Marie; two daughters and sons-in-law, Stacey and J.D. Young of Edmond and Reagan and Bob Showman of Phoenix, Ariz; four grandchildren, Clay, Madison, Logan and Makenna Young; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Kay and Tom Valentine of Snyder and Fay and Brent Terry of Granbury; two brothers and sisters-in-law, Richard and Cindy Sullenger of Dallas and Bill and Alice Sullenger of Cody, Wyo.; and many cousins, nieces and nephews.
Memorial may be made to the Fosters Home for Children in Stephenville, fostershome.org, or Touch a Life Foundation in Dallas, Touchalifekids.org.