Local Obituaries

Fort Worth

Despite Hollywood fame, Bill Paxton never forgot Fort Worth roots

The star of such hits as “Twister,” “Titanic” and the new TV show “Training Day” died unexpectedly Saturday at age 61 of complications from surgery, according to news reports.

Videos

Funeral Service For Jim Wright

Funeral services for former U.S. House Speaker Jim Wright were held at First United Methodist Church in downtown Fort Worth on Monday. (Video by Paul Moseley/Fort Worth Star-Telegram. May 11, 2015)
Funeral Service For Jim Wright 0:38

Funeral Service For Jim Wright

No. 7 Mansfield Timberview outruns Lancaster in second half to advance to regional semifinal 2:40

No. 7 Mansfield Timberview outruns Lancaster in second half to advance to regional semifinal

Meteor over Weatherford caught on police dash camera 1:00

Meteor over Weatherford caught on police dash camera

Jeff Banister likes choices for Rangers' fifth starter 1:38

Jeff Banister likes choices for Rangers' fifth starter