Funeral services for Genoba Dawn Derks, 96, of Shenandoah will be held on Monday, March 6, 2006 at 10 a.m. in Cashner Colonial Chapel with Rev. Bill Hamlin officiating. Interment will follow in Grandview Memorial Park Cemetery, Pasadena, Texas. Visitation is scheduled for Sunday, March 5, 2006 from 2 to 5 p.m. in Cashner Funeral Home.
Mrs. Derks was born on February 10, 1910 in Patrick, Texas, she closed her eyes on Earth and opened them in Heaven on March 2, 2006. She was a member of the Christ Way Bible Church of Spring.
Genoba's daughter, Barbara Bradley, and her sons, Charles and Billy Bentley, all preceded her in death. She is survived by her loving husband, William Derks; son, William Derks Jr. and wife Linda; twelve grandchildren; thirty great grandchildren; and one great-great grandchild. Numerous other relatives and friends also survive.
Pallbearers are Bill Derks, Trent Brooksher, Michael Coatney, Jerry Saucier, Troy Derks, and Leslie Tarlton.