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

| |Thursday, Apr. 10, 2014

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

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.

Obituary: Paul Willis, Fuzzy’s Taco Shop founder (update)

| |Thursday, Dec. 26, 2013

Longtime restaurateur was involved in North Texas restaurants including Fuzzy’s Taco Shop, Yucatan Taco Stand, Margie’s Italian Gardens and others. (Updated and corrected)

Noted Texas historian, author T.R. Fehrenbach dies

Monday, Dec. 02, 2013

Fehrenbach wrote 18 nonfiction books including included Lone Star: A History of Texas and Texans.