Graveside services for Homer Carlyle Marshall, 89, of Fort Worth will be held on September 2, 2004 at 2 p.m. in Elm Grove Cemetery, Westminster, Texas with Rev. David Kuykendall officiating. Honorary pallbearers: Joe Kuykendall, Don Kuykendall, Alex Berwick, Brad Berwick, Ty Hutchins, Larry Scott, David Faught, Ken Frazier, Lawrence Jernigan, and Randy Waldrip. Visitation is scheduled for Wednesday, September 1, 2004 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Cashner Funeral Home.
Mr. Marshall was born on February 13, 1915 in Weston, Texas and passed away on August 30, 2004 in Conroe, Texas. He served his country in the U. S. Army during WWII as a tank commander of the 753rd Tank Battalion and received 3 purple hearts in action ranging from North Africa to Germany. He was a member of the Haltom Road Baptist Church in Fort Worth for 50 years. He retired from the Rock Island Railroad after 35 years of service, was a member of the Brotherhood of Railway Carmen, and was a faithful member of the Double Track Breakfast Club.
Homer is survived by his wife of sixty-two years, Evelyn Kuykendall Marshall of Conroe; daughter, Carolyn Berwick and husband Tim of Willis; son, Kirk Marshall of Watauga; sisters, Mattie Lou Frazier of Baytown, Dorothy Scott of Whitewright, and Evelyn Faught of Justin; grandchildren, Alex Berwick and wife Alicia of Conroe, Brad Berwick and wife Patricia of Hockley, and Kimberly Hutchins and husband Ty of Conroe; great grandchildren, Bethany Berwick, Ryan Berwick, Carson Berwick, Collin Marshall Berwick, Connor Berwick, and one on the way Hutchins. Numerous other relatives and friends also survive.