Larkin James Akers

Larkin James Akers died Friday night at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Lafayette, Louisiana. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 am Wednesday, March 31, 2010 at Kimbrough Funeral Home in Cisco, Texas. Interment will be in the family plot in the Oakwood Cemetery. Services at the chapel and gravesite will be led by […]

Melvin Ray Carey

EASTLAND – Melvin Ray Carey was born to Melvin Lane Carey and Angie Ruth Brown on February 22, 1934 in Gunsight, Texas. He went to see his Lord and Savior on March 28, 2010. Ray was a member of the East Side Baptist Church in Cisco and was a long-time contract oil field pumper and […]

David Andrew Kanady of Cisco

David Andrew Kanady, 43 of Cisco passed away Thursday March 25, 2010 at Abilene Regional Medical Center.  Funeral services will be 2:00 PM Saturday at Nimrod Baptist Church officiated by Reverend Bill Armstrong, assisted by Charles Fisher.  Burial will be in Nimrod Cemetery under the direction of Kimbrough Funeral Home.  Visitation with family friends will […]

Matthew Don Brown

Hutchinson – Matthew Don Brown, 30, of Hutchinson, died March 23, 2010 at Promise Regional Medical Center in Hutchinson. He was born January 20, 1980 in Ranger, Texas, the son of Anthony “Tony” & Cindy Yeats Brown. He was a foreman and lineman for Bird Electric, Eastland, Texas. He was member of the United Pentecostal […]

Another Movie Gallery Bites The Dust

Another Movie Gallery Bites The Dust

Although it was first thought that Cisco’s Movie Gallery had missed the closings list of which Eastland’s Movie Gallery was a victim, it seems it is now facing that same fate.  Movie Gallery, Inc. has been in the process of restructuring the company and closing stores that aren’t making the necessary profit. Based in Wilsonville, […]

Mildred Frances Foster of Cisco

Mildred Frances Foster, 90 of Cisco passed away Saturday March 20, 2010 at Clyde Nursing Center in Clyde, Texas. Funeral services will be 10:00AM Monday at Kimbrough Funeral Home Chapel officiated by Reverend C.P. Floyd, burial will be in Atwell Cemetery under the direction of Kimbrough Funeral Home. Visitation will be 4:00-6:00 PM Sunday at […]

Cisco City Council Election May 8

Cisco’s Mayor Hal Porter is stepping down and only Jim Bob Maples filed to run in the mayoral race. Dennis Campbell filed for the Place 1 seat of Stan Callahan who is not running again. The only contested seat is Place 2, presently held by Glen Boles. Mr. Boles is not running again but David […]

Rebecca Sue Holding of Cisco

Rebecca Sue Holding, 60 of Cisco passed away Monday March 15, 2010 at Homestead Nursing Center.  Graveside services will be 10:00 AM Thursday at Oakwood Cemetery, officiated by Reverend Scott Rasco and under the direction of Kimbrough Funeral Home.  Visitation with family and friends will be Wednesday 5:00-7:00 PM at the funeral home. Rebecca Sue […]

Voy Wilks of Cisco

Voy Wilks of Cisco

Voy Wilks passed gracefully from this life March 14, 2010, at Hendrick Hospital, Abilene, Texas.  He was eighty-nine years old.  Voy was preceded in death by his wife of fifty-eight years, Myrtle Fenter Wilks, several grandchildren, and four of his six siblings.  He is survived by his wife, Sue Wilks,; brother Kirby Wilks of Buda […]

Diana Smith of Cisco

Diana Jean Smith, 59 of Cisco passed away at her home March 11, 2010. She was born March 10, 1951 and adopted by Ed and Lillian Bradshaw and raised in Cisco. She graduated Cisco High School in 1969, she then attended Cisco Jr. College before going to Tarelton State University to complete her teaching degree. […]