Leona Hines Gascoigne

Leona Hines Gascoigne

Services for Leona Hines Gascoigne will be held at Saturday, December 15, 2012, 10 a.m. at Macedonia Baptist Church, Effie with Pastor Michael Wilkerson officiating. Inurnment will be in Oak Grove Cemetery in Effie.

Leona Hines Gascoigne, 80, formerly from Kerrville, Texas, went home to be with the Lord on November 24, 2012 in Wills Point, Texas. Leona was born on July 5, 1932 in Effie, Louisiana to the daughter of Willie Clumie Hines and Susie (Russell) Hines.

Leona was a property manager for 35 years. She will be remembered for her love for her family and friends, and for dogs and cats (stray or not). She also loved gardening and cooking.

She is preceded in her death by her husband, John Gascoigne; her parents, Susie and W.C. Hines; brothers Dewight, Ciecro, W.C. and Guyton Hines.

Mrs. Gascoigne is survived by her son, Terry Huckaby and his wife, Katherine "Kathy" of Terrell, Texas; eight grandchildren; fourteen great grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews.

Published in The Town Talk on Dec. 14, 2012