LaVerne Riley
Saturday, 10AM


(Cameron) LaVerne Riley, 93 of Cameron, died Wednesday in a Cameron nursing and rehab center. Funeral services will be 10AM Saturday at Marek-Burns-Laywell Funeral Home in Cameron, with burial to follow in the Oak Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be 1 hour prior to the service. Mrs. Riley was born in Bell County. She was a member of Battetown Baptist Church in Cameron. Survivors include:

Step-Son:
       Joe Riley of Leonard

Step-Daughter:
       Melva Wyatt of Fort Worth

Nieces:
       Karen Cryer of Cameron
       Lorri Laywell of Cameron
       Donna Trubee of Leander

Marek-Burns-Laywell Funeral Home of Cameron is in charge of arrangements.


Allison "Bill" Williams
Saturday, Noon


(Rockdale) Allison "Bill" Williams, 74 of Austin, died Sunday. Services are Noon Saturday at First Baptist Church of Milano, with burial to follow in Milano Cemetery. Visitation will be 1 hour prior to the service. Mr. Williams was born in New Jersey and served as a deacon at Milano First Baptist Church. He started and operated several business during his life, including an explosives company for construction and a cleaning company. Survivors include:

Daughters:
       Janna Robinson and husband Dean of California
       Alison McDonnell and husband Greg of Illinois
       Terri Lombardi and husband Vic of Colorado

Brothers:
       Thomas Williams of Georgia
       Edward Williams and wife Jane of South Carolina

Sister-in-Law:
       Teresa Williams of New Jersey

In-Laws:
       Patricia Beck and husband Clifton of Sharp
       John Farley and wife Linda of Kentucky
       Sang Farley of Austin
       Ken Han and wife Annie of Austin

7 grandchildren, numerous nieces and nephews, and a number of great nieces and nephews also survive.
Phillips and Luckey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


Pauline Hopson
Sunday, 3PM


(Temple) Pauline Hopson, 95 of Round Rock, died last Saturday in a Round Rock care facility. Services are 3PM Sunday at Harper Talasek Funeral Home in Temple, with private burial in Bellwood Cemetery. Visitation will be 1 hour prior to the service. Mrs. Hopson was born in Flat and was a homemaker. She was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church in Temple and attended First Baptist Church of Round Rock. Survivors include:

Brother:
       Jerry Don Wall and wife Dellal

Sister:
       Novie Jean and husband Joe Dixon

Children:
       Carolyn Aiman
       Nancy and Eddie Brinegar
       Melvin Hopson

nine grandchildren and fourteen great-grandchildren also survive.
Harper-Talasek Funeral Home in Temple is in charge of arrangements.


Allene L. Paris
Monday, 10AM


(Rockdale) Allene L. Paris, 100 of Taylor, died Wednesday. Services are 10AM Monday at Phillips and Luckey Funeral Home in Rockdale, with burial to follow in Salty Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday from 2-4PM at the funeral home. Ms. Paris was born in Salty Community and grew up there and in Rockdale and Austin before moving to Taylor in 2014. She was a member of Little Vine Primitive Baptist Church in Austin. Survivors include:

Sister:
       Claudine Paris and husband Darrell of San Marcos

Niece:
       Janice Baker and husband Don of Beeville

numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren also survive.
Phillips and Luckey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


Dennis Doyle Cloven
Later Date


(Cameron) Dennis Doyle Cloven, 71 of Buckholts, died Tuesday in a Temple hospital. Private family services will be held at a later date. Mr. Cloven, a retired service manager for Friend Tire, was born in Jasper County. Survivors include:

Wife:
       Alexis Cloven of Buckholts

Sons:
       Jeffery Cloven of Missouri
       Robert Kruithof of Louisiana
       Jerry Kruithof of Temple

Daughter:
       Angie Cloven of Missouri
       Christine Springer of Buckholts
       Samantha Kruithof of Burnett

Sister:
       Janice Rowe of Temple

13 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren also survive.
Marek-Burns-Laywell Funeral Home of Cameron is in charge of arrangements.