Opening Your Heart and Healing at the Holidays

There’s no doubt that this holiday season has a different look to it, but fortunately the City of Bryan is filled with options and choices for things to do early in the month to prepare your hearts and minds for Christmas giving. On Friday, Dec. 4th, beginning at 5:30 pm, you can find free musical … Read more

Violet Fay Waters

Violet Vaughan Waters Violet Vaughan Waters, 92, passed away June 29, 2019. Born November 13, 1926 in Port Neches, Texas to Alvin Vaughan and Ezora Guillotte Vaughan, Violet graduated as salutatorian from Port Neches High School before attending Lon Morris College from 1945 to 1947. Raised as a child in both the United Methodist and … Read more

Ruth Aileen Baumbach Samson

Ruth Samson

With gracious charm and beautiful singing voice, on Sept. 10, 2017, Ruth Samson completed her life journey, leaving a rich legacy as a wife, mother, community volunteer and supportive Texas Aggie fan in the Bryan-College Station community. She was born Ruth Aileen Baumbach in Auburn, Indiana, on August 2, 1925, to Ellis and Lenora Hodge … Read more

Charles Samson Jr

Charles Samson

Charles Harold Samson, Jr., servant-leader and educator and beloved husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather, passed away Thursday, June 15, 2017. Visitation is scheduled for Monday, June 26, 5:30-7:00 p.m. at Callaway-Jones Funeral Center, Bryan. A Life Celebration Service will be held Tuesday, June 27, at 2 p.m. at A&M United Methodist Church, College Station, … Read more

Alma Howell Miller

Alma Howell Miller, former first lady of Texas A&M University, died Monday, May 22, in Bryan, Texas. She was 88. She had deep American and Texan roots. Her Dutch and English ancestors arrived in the United States in the early 17th century (New Amsterdam Surry County, Virginia. Her English antecedents settled in Virginia in the … Read more

Houston “Cleve” Walkup

Cleve Walkup

Houston Cleve Walkup, 92, of Bryan, passed away Sunday February 26, 2017 at his residence with family by his side. Friends and family are invited to a visitation from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. Friday, March 3, 2017, at Callaway-Jones Funeral Center at 3001 S College Ave. in Bryan. Funeral services honoring Cleve will begin … Read more

Ronald Springs

Ronald Springs

Ronald Springs passed away at his home in Bryan, Texas on Monday, August 1, 2016 at the age of 81, after a long battle with heart and kidney failure. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday August 20, 2016, at A&M United Methodist Church, 417 University Drive in College Station, Texas. He … Read more

Carolyn Crow

Carolyn Crow

Carolyn Ann Gilliam Crow November 9, 1936 – January 3, 2016 “Let your adorning be the hidden person of the heart with the imperishable beauty of a gentle and quiet spirit, which in God’s sight is very precious.” 1 Peter3. Carolyn Gilliam Crow passed into eternal life on Sunday, January 3, 2016 in her home … Read more

James “Jim” Boone Jr

James Boone

James L. (Jim) Boone Jr. passed away on October 20, 2015 at his apartment in Watercrest Retirement Community in Bryan, aged 92. Services will begin at 10 a.m. Friday, October 23, 2015 at A&M United Methodist Church in College Station. Visitation will be held prior to the service beginning at 9 a.m. at the church. … Read more

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