Funeral Notices

Rosalyn (Rose) Jones, 82 of Lampasas, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 18th, 2018.

A memorial service will be held at noon (12pm) on Saturday, Sept. 29th, at West Oaks Independent Living in Lampasas at 1212 West 6th Street.

Clements-Wilcox Funeral Home of Burnet is in charge of all arrangements.

Lynon Norman Preston, 89 of Lampasas, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 18th, 2018.

She was born Nov. 11, 1928 in Crowell, Tx to Earl and Gleynn Norman and was raised in Lockney, Tx.

She married James Houston Preston in 1946, the love of her life for 64 years. They raised four children in Austin, where she worked 20 years for the IRS, and later owned a florist shop. She enjoyed volunteering with Seton Medical Center Auxiliary and local garden clubs.

On retirement, she moved to Lampasas, where she was an avid reader, gardener, and seamstress in her spare time, and enjoyed traveling with family and friends.

She is survived by her children, Janis L. Howell of Cedar Park, Debra A. Valentine of Houston, Kathy L. Thompson (and husband Tommy) of Uvalde and Hal J. Preston of Plano, Tx.; four grandchildren, Glenn and James Valentine of Houston and Caitlin and Ben Howell of Austin; a step granddaughter, Debra Thompson Stifflemire of Uvalde and four great grandchildren, Luke, Peyton, John, and Emma; three sisters, G.E. Cummings(and husband Sterling) of South Plains, Tx, Kay Hall of Hereford, Tx, and Beverly Holifield of Lockney, Tx.; a sister-in-law, Billy J. Vickers of San Angelo and a brother-in-law, Max Preston of Chapel Hill, NC. , along with numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be 11am-1pm, Sunday, Sept 23, at Sneed Funeral Chapel in Lampasas. Graveside services will follow at 2pm at Oak Hill cemetery in Lampasas.

The family requests memorials to the Alzheimer’s Association.