Jason Vaughn

12/05/1974 – 08/08/2014 Well done good & faithful servant.  In the arms of Jesus.

Jake Terronez

09/06/1999 – 10/03/2012 Jake was the best person I had ever met.  At the time we met, I was going through a hard time.  I had suicidal thoughts, I felt unloved and lonely.  But then he came and he just listened and he let me cry on his shoulder.  The way we met is kind […]

Zach Taylor

03/27/1979 – 04/13/2015 Zach passed away Monday, April 13, in Tyler surrounded by his family after a long battle with cancer.  He will be remembered as one who would not give up the fight.  He fought with all he had.  His desire was to raise his children, and be there for all the milestones in […]

Kat Wilson – April 2015

Chapter One Do you remember running with your brothers and sisters through the fields of wild flowers, the warm breeze flowing through your blonde hair, blowing flower petals into the wind, making cutty grass bivouacs, lying in the long grass as you ground yourself and become one with the earth, looking up at the sky […]

Kai Dunbar – April 2015

I was diagnosed with stage III melanoma at 9 years old.  I had a small mole on the right side of my face that started to itch.  So I went to see my pediatrician.  He told my mom that I should see a dermatologist.  My mom took me to a dermatologist who told us that […]

Vincent Leseney – April 2015

I was diagnosed with stage III B melanoma at age 42.  In the summer of 2012, a malignant mole was removed from my right shoulder blade.  Although initial scans did not reveal any metastases, my doctors, in Oklahoma, were not optimistic about the treatment options available.  Then, good fortune intervened.  Dr. Jagan Sastry, Professor, Immunology […]

Jake Terronez

09/06/1999 – 10/03/2012 He was the one.  He taught me what true love is and how to go on with struggles.  He is now my guardian angel and my eternal love.  I miss him and wish he was here.  Although, I know that he’s in a better place.  My tears today aren’t because he passed […]