Garcia Marquez, Nobel laureate, dies at 87

| |Thursday, Apr. 17, 2014

Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez crafted intoxicating fiction from the fatalism, fantasy, cruelty and heroics of the world that set his mind churning as a child growing up on Colombia's Caribbean coast.

Louis Zapata, first Hispanic elected to Fort Worth council, dies

| |Saturday, Apr. 05, 2014

Louis Zapata is remembered for breaking down barriers and being “a Texas original, a Fort Worth original.”

Iconic Hollywood actor Mickey Rooney dies at 93

| |Monday, Apr. 07, 2014

Mickey Rooney's approach to life was simple: "Let's put on a show!" He spent nine decades doing it, on the big screen, on television, on stage and in his extravagant personal life.

Third-generation Fort Worth Judge Hal M. Lattimore dies at 93

| |Saturday, Mar. 29, 2014

The former 2nd Appeals Court jurist followed in the footsteps of his father and grandfather.

John Love, Bataan Death March survivor, dies at 91

| |Saturday, Mar. 22, 2014

He worked at Conoco for 35 years and lived in El Paso, Fort Worth, Houston and Arlington.

Paul Boller, well-known presidential scholar and a TCU professor emeritus, dies at 97

| |Saturday, Mar. 22, 2014

The World War II veteran who helped create leaflets that were dropped from bombers into Japanese cities urging civilians to flee is remembered as a fun and compassionate man.

Bob Hood, longtime outdoors writer, dies

| |Thursday, Jan. 09, 2014

He wrote about fishing and hunting for more than 40 years.

Trumpeter who never left Fort Worth was among finest

| |Thursday, Jan. 09, 2014

Don Thomas, who played lead trumpet for the Fort Worth Symphony for 20 years, won the respect of leading musicians including Doc Severinsen.

Obituary: Bob Bolen, former Fort Worth mayor

| |Thursday, Jan. 09, 2014

Bob Bolen, mayor from 1982 to 1991, is remembered as a “true jewel” and a “hero.” He died Monday at age 87.

Obituary: Forest Hill City Councilman Bob Shanklin

| |Sunday, Dec. 15, 2013

Longtime Forest Hill City Councilman Bob Shanklin was instrumental in the creation of a city park honoring military veterans and peace officers. He died Wednesday.