Grandchildren, Kristen Kay Nichols of Louisville, KY; Dayna Shea Buckalew Wieghat and husband, Justin of Conroe; Blake Edwin Buckalew of Conroe; Brandon Lee Buckalew of Conroe; Blair Duffey Alger and Brooke Thomas Alger, both of Houston; Blaine Beck Alger of Conroe; and great granddaughter, Teagan Rylee Wieghat.
Dale is also survived by her step-children, Callie Crane Mason of Conroe; Sean Crane and wife, Heather of Napa Valley, CA and Patrick B. and wife, Darlene of Kingwood and their children and grandchildren. Crane was a loving and giving person who had a zest for life and a wonderful sense of humor. Her main joy in life was spending precious time with her family and friends.
They would invent stories together and loved spending time together. Survivors: daughter, Tammy Snider Cofield and husband Patrick, grandchildren: Cray Cofield, Brooke Myers Snider and fiancé Chris Ragsdale, Bodine Snider, and Jacquelene (Jackie) Grafft and husband, Michael; and great grandchildren: Ma Kenzie Halstrom Snider, Emilyn “Emi” Cofield, Callan “Cali” Grafft, Dante Cofield Armstrong, Braylee “Chickadee” Grafft, Bodean Snider; sisters: Dorothy (James) Dueitt, Patricia (Johnnie) Posuk, Twila (Eric) Chatham; brothers: Bruce (Sue) Mize and Terry (Angie) Mize and her beloved basset hound, Smiley. Henderson was born on November 4, 1948 in Cleveland, Texas to Oscar Lee Hales and Mary Pearl (Powers) Hales.
Ruth was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, L. She is also survived by many additional family members and friends. She passed away peacefully on November 1, 2017 at her home in Willis surrounded by her family.
Martha was a loving wife, mother, sister, and grandmother who lived to love and care for her family.
She met and married the love of her life, Buck on July 19, 1968 in Splendora, Texas.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Oscar and Pearl Hales; her brothers, Billy Jack Hales and James Hershel Hales; her sisters, Reba Rollins and Ruby Joyce Hales and her uncle, Sonny Henderson.
Joyce was a loving wife, mother, sister, grandmother and friend who was dearly loved and will be dearly missed.
She lived in Waco, Beaumont and Humble before moving to Conroe in 1965.
Preceding her in death were two brothers, Randall Lynn Duffey and Ray Edwin Duffey; her parents, Honeyboy and Nanny and her husband, Patrick Bennett Crane, Sr.
Dale is survived by her loving family: sister, Delia Rose Duffey of Bryan; daughter, Debra Kay Buckalew Campbell and husband, Larry of The Woodlands; son, Donnie Buckalew and wife, Leesa; son, Denny E.
Buckalew and wife, Melanie; daughter, Deann Marie Buckalew Alger and husband, Greg-all of Conroe.