Dateline: December 25, 2008
Wilson "T.W." McAnear,
89, died Wednesday, December 17, 2008, in
were held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, December 20, 2008, in the First Baptist
Church in Clarendon with Bright Newhouse, minister of the Hedley Church of
Christ, and Rev. Lance Wood, Pastor, officiating. Burial followed at
Citizens Cemetery in Clarendon. Services were under the arrangement of
Robertson Funeral Directors of Clarendon.
was born August 14, 1919, in Clarksville to Fed and Virgie Mary Ringwald
McAnear. He married Dorisene Ray on May 16, 1942, in Memphis. T.W. was a
lifelong resident of Clarendon. He had served on the Clarendon Outdoor
Entertainment Association for many years and also served on the Community
Center Board. He never met a stranger and loved his family and friends.
was preceded in death by his parents; several brothers and sisters; a
grandson, Mark McAnear and a great grandson, Grady Henson.
include his wife, Dorisene of Clarendon; a son, Don McAnear of Canyon; two
daughters, Susan Henson and husband Wes of Clarendon and Deanna McCleskey
of Denton; five grandchildren, Kim Choate of Bridgeport, Lisa Davis of
Denton, Brandon McCleskey of Denton, Jeffrey Henson of Clarendon, and
Suzzette Williams of Frisco; and numerous great grandchildren.
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