Vassie Niles Turner Trout, of Eastland, passed away Monday, February 15, 2010, at the age of 87. Visitation will be from 6~8 P.M, Tuesday, February 16th at Edwards Funeral Home in Eastland. Funeral services will be at 11 A.M. Wednesday at the First United Methodist Church in Eastland, where she was a member for many years. Burial will follow in the Eastland City Cemetery.
She was born October 23, 1922 in Wapamuck, Oklahoma. She moved to Moran, TX as a child & then at age 18 she moved to Eastland, Texas. She married Red Turner in 1940. He preceded her in death in 1980. She then married Earl Trout in 1982. They were residents of Eastland County until her death.
She is survived by her husband, Earl Trout; sister, Lou Dell Crook of Palestine, TX; brother, Buster White of Sweetwater, TX; 5 nephews; and 1 niece. Also surviving her are 1 son, Billy Don Turner & wife Carol of Tulsa, OK; 4 grandchildren; and 1 great-grandchild. She is also survived by 1 step-daughter, Tam Slezia of Stephenville; 1 step-son, Terry Trout & wife Jan of Eastland; 3 step-grandchildren; and 3 step-great-grandchildren.
The family requests that in lieu of flowers a donation be made to a favorite charity.