On February 11, 1938, Charles Thrasher Allen was born in Slaton, Texas to parents Mary Jane Ott Allen and George Scott Allen Sr. The Allens moved to Missouri with Thrasher for was some time. His parents decided to move to Texas and settle down in Burnet. The family grew with four more siblings; Alice, Jonathan, George and Sarah. Thrasher attended Burnet schools elementary through junior high and attended TMI Episcopal for high school.
Larry Wayne Mays, 66, of Lampasas, passed away on September 29, 2020, in his home after a difficult battle with cancer. A graveside funeral service will be held at 1 pm on Thursday, October 8th at the Central Texas State Veterans Cemetery in Killeen, Texas.
James Lunsford “Jim” Haire was born in Bradley, Arkansas on October 5, 1934, and passed away at home on September 9, 2020 at 85 years old. Jim’s early years were spent in Bradley where his mother Alva owned and operated several businesses.