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Oscar Caldwell

Funeral Services Are Held Sunday For Oscar Caldwell

Funeral services were held Sunday afternoon at 3 o’clock from the Matchett-Newman Funeral Home for Mr. Oscar Caldwell, 65, who died here Friday night following a lengthy illness.

Mr. Caldwell has been a resident of Matagorda county for many years. He is survived by one sister, Mrs. F. A. Breeden of Bay City and one brother Allen Caldwell of Newgulf.

Pallbearers were Eaton Grisham, W. G. Jones, W. N. Nash, John Naiser, Ed Naiser, and John Salazar. Burial was in Cedarvale Cemetery.

Daily Tribune, February 27, 1950

Walter Houston Calhoun

Walter Houston Calhoun

Memorial services for Walter Houston Calhoun, of Bay City, were held at 11 a. m., Monday, Sept. 2, 1996 at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church with Rev. Nick Novak, Dr. Jim Ely, M. D., and Rick Glassett, officiating.

He was born in Matagorda, Texas and was a lifelong resident of Bay City. He was a retired Office Manager for Marathon Oil Co. and a member of St. Mark’s Episcopal Church.

Arrangements were with Taylor Bros. Funeral Home in Bay City.

Daily Tribune, September 3, 1996

Betty Jane Callaway
(July 16, 1930 - July 24, 2005)

Betty Jane Callaway, 75, of Austin, passed away July 24, 2005, at her residence.

She was born July 16, 1930, in Bay City, Texas, to the late Elvin Lee and Priscilla Jane Arnold Gentry.

She was a member of the Presbyterian Church and a life-long Bay City resident until moving to Austin in 2000.

She was a 1946 graduate of Bay City High School and St. Joseph’s Nurses Training School in Houston.

After 23 years as a lab technician at the Medical Arts Clinic in Bay City, she leaves numerous friends and patients who she cared for and loved, for years after her retirement.

Survivors include: two daughters and a son-in-law, Susie Roberts and Bonnie and Ron Ray; son and daughter-in-law, Mike and Vickie Callaway, all of Austin; nine grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; two nephews, E. L. "Butch"ť Gentry of Lake Jackson, and Rob Gentry of Houston; three nieces, Priscilla Obermeyer of Lake Jackson, Elizabeth Gentry of Bellaire, and Denise Christenson of Houston.

She was preceded in death by her son, David Callaway; grandson, David Callaway, Jr.; and brothers, Marion Gentry and Leon Gentry, Sr.

Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 30, 2005, at the First Presbyterian Church in Bay City, with the Rev. John-Nelson Pope officiating.

Interment will follow at Cedarvale Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Jason Lemke, Taylor and Cliff Roberts, Gabrian, Jeremy and Linsey David Callaway.

Honorary pallbearers will be Christopher and Scott Callaway, Ryan Lemke, Bill Roberts, Ron Ray and Rick Restelli.

The family will receive friends at Taylor Bros. Funeral Home from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday.

Memorials may be made to Seton Heart Failure Clinic, c/o Leslie Goldstein, 1301 W. 38th St. Suite No. 310, Austin, TX 78705.

The family extends gratitude to Clarissa Hull, our angel sent by God to care for our dear mother during the last year of her life. Clarissa is an incredible woman who was by our mother’s side 24 hours a day and at the time of her heavenly birth. We love you.

Many thanks to the doctors and nurses at Seton Hospital, the Heart Failure Clinic and Austin Heart Hospital.

Arrangements are with Taylor Bros. Funeral Home.

The Bay City Tribune, July 27, 2005


James W. Callaway

Former Bay City Man Died At 34

James W. Callaway, 34, of Bellaire, died in his sleep Sunday at his home.

A former resident of Bay City, he was employed at the V. C. Evans Plumbing Co. of Bellaire.

The body will lie in state in the Earthman Funeral Home in Bellaire Monday and will be brought to the Bay City Funeral Home Tuesday where local arrangements are pending.

Survivors include his widow, Mildred D. Callaway of Bellaire; 3 sons, David and Mike of Bay City, Jeffrey of Bellaire; 3 daughters, Bonnie and Susan of Bay City, Dianne of Bellaire; mother, Mrs. Lola Mae Callaway of Bay City, two brothers, Jack of Houston, Bobby of the U. S. Air Force; 4 sisters, Mrs. Jean Wilson and Miss Quida Callaway of Bay City, Mrs. Joyce Mitchell of Houston and Mrs. Melba Havlick of Pasadena.

Daily Tribune, November 16, 1964

[Obituary has last name spelled Calloway]

Wesley D. Callaway


Vidal R. Cantu, Sr.


Jose Castillo


Siburn Jefferson Clark III


Charles Lewis Cobb      Annie Belle Cobb


Roxie Botkins Cole     Baby Boy Cole


Dudley J. Huebner     Geraldine O. Huebner

D. J. Huebner
July 19, 1927 - March 10, 2015

D. J. “Little Jack” Huebner, 87, of Bay City, Texas passed away Tuesday, March 10, 2015.

He was born July 19, 1927, in Bay City to Marcus Dudley and Willie Belle Hurst Huebner.

Jack served his country in WWII, in the Navy, and was a lifetime member of VFW Post 2438. He was a rancher and lifelong resident of Bay City, Texas.

Jack is preceded in death by his parents; and wife, Geraldine Huebner.

He is survived by his daughters, Audrey Garrett and husband Mike of Oyster Creek, TX and Karen Thompson and husband Billy of Bay City; sons, Dudley Huebner and wife Karen of Bay City and Russell Huebner and wife Theresa of Oklahoma; sister, Mary Louise Frazier; grandchildren, Sarah Cerney (Brent), Stephanie Huebner, Erica Shufflebarger, Matthew Huebner (Jessica Pennington), Kelly Callais (Marcial), Amy Furrh (Mike Yates), David Mitchell (RaeAnn), Kasey Schexnider, Brittany Orsak (Carey), Heather Davant (Ted) and Tyler Cox; and 15 great-grandchildren.

The family received visitors Thursday, March 12, 2015, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., at Calvary Baptist Church in Bay City, TX.

The funeral service was held at 2 p.m., Friday, March 13, 2015, at Calvary Baptist Church.

Interment followed at Cedarvale Cemetery in Bay City.

Pallbearers were Marcus Frazier, Hollis Frazier, Johnny Glick, Noel Orr, David Orr and Scotty Glick.

Honorary pallbearers were Wm. A. Orr Jr., Lyndel Gillespie, Mike Garrett, Jack Cole and Ralph Cole.

Online condolences may be shared with the family by visiting www.taylorbros.net.

Arrangements are with Taylor Bros. Funeral Home, Bay City, Texas. 979-245-4613.

Bay City Tribune, March 15, 2015

Jean Hudson Huebner

Margaret Jean Hudson Huebner

Margaret Jean Hudson Huebner, 89, of Bay City passed away Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2000 at the Legacy in Bay City.

She was born in Edna, Texas on May 21, 1911 to parents Eugene and Hope McKinney Hudson and worked many years as a school teacher in Matagorda County.

She was a member of the Delta Kappa Gamma Sorority, The Daughters of the American Revolution and the Retired Teachers Association.

She was preceeded in death by: her husband, Marion Toliver (Top) Huebner and two sisters, Rosemary Harris and Alise Pattillo.

She is survived by: sons and daughters-in-law, Bill and Patsy Huebner and Doug and Rebecca Huebner, all of Bay City; grandchildren, Shelby La Rae, Jeffrey and Lindsey Huebner; brother-in-law, Raleigh Huebner; sister-in-law, Lucille Wilkinson; nieces and nephews, Martha Pattillo-Siv, Martha Lake, Bobby Wilkinson and Don Huebner as well as long time friend Alma Mehrens and a special family friend and care giver, Melba Edison.

Funeral Services will be held at 10 a.m., Friday, Dec. 8 at the First Presbyterian Church in Bay City with the Rev. Sam Steele officiating. Interment will follow at Cedarvale Cemetery.

Bill, Doug, and Jeffrey Huebner, James Craft, David Johs, Greg Meyers, Matt and Scott Lawhon will serve as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers will be Sichan (Tex) Siv, Jack Huebner and Raleigh Huebner.

Those wishing to make memorial contributions may give to the First Presbyterian Church scholarship fund.

Services are under the direction of Bay City Funeral Home. A00011A2000DC07

THE DAILY TRIBUNE, Thursday, December 7, 2000

Lillian Hurst Huebner


Louis Huebner


Marcus Dudley Huebner     Willie Belle Huebner


Marie Louise Huebner


Marion Taylor Huebner


Marion Tolivar Huebner


Molly Laflin Foote Huebner


Myrtle M. Huebner

Myrtle Gregory Huebner
Aug. 26, 1927 - March 19, 2009

Myrtle Gregory Huebner died on March 19, 2009 in Bay City.

She was born on August 26, 1927 in Houston to Lloyd and Myrtle Hayden Gregory. She attended the University of Texas at Austin and studied voice in New York City. She is remembered for her beautiful singing voice and for her involvement with the choir of the First Presbyterian Church of Bay City, both as a member and soloist. She was a gifted singer and enjoyed sharing her voice with her church and her community. She was also very active in other organizations, and was a charter member of the Bay City Junior Service League.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 57 years, John Andrew Huebner, Jr. in 2007. Her sister Martha Gregory Duchesneau also preceded her in death.

Her brother Dr. Lloyd Gregory, Jr. and his wife Caroline survive her. She is also survived by: her three daughters and sons-in-law, Jan and Rich Harmon, Kristi and Greg Meyer and Molly and Keith Dunn; grandchildren, Julia and Miranda Harmon, Clay, Bryan, Keith and wife Jennie Meyer and Kaitlyn, Bethany, Anna and John Dunn. She was very proud of her great-grandchildren Luke and Logan Meyer and is also survived by many nieces and nephews. She treasured her family and friends, and will be greatly missed by them all.

Her family would like to express their gratitude to her special caregivers, Dora Tellison, Gladys Alexander and Tracy Brinkley. We would also like to thank the staff of Matagorda House Healthcare Center and Angels Care Home Health, who provided such wonderful care.

Our mother came to Bay City as a bride in 1949, and she dearly loved her community. In lieu of flowers, we ask that you consider making a donation to one of the local organizations that she supported: Bay City Public Library, Bay City Nature and Birding Center, the organ fund of the First Presbyterian Church of Bay City or For The Love of Animals.

The family will receive friends and relatives from 6 until 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Funeral service will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, March 24, 2009 at the First Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Michael Sydnor and the Rev. Hoss Gwin officiating.

Interment will follow at Cedarvale Cemetery in Bay City.

Online condolences may be shared with the family by visiting www.taylorbros.net.

Arrangements are with Taylor Bros. Funeral Home in Bay City. 979-245-4613

Bay City Tribune, Published March 26, 2009

Otto Huebner



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