Beweeta Joyce Threet Gazaway

December 28, 1933October 31, 2018
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Beweeta Joyce Gazaway, 84, of Bruceville, passed away on Wednesday, October 31, 2018. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, November 3, 2018 at Bruceville Community Church, with Pastor Lee Casey and Associate Pastor Lloyd "Bubba" Strickland officiating. The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Friday, November 2, 2018 at Cole Funeral Home in McGregor.

Mrs. Gazaway was born on December 28, 1933 to Walker Houston and Agnes Leora Threet in Navarro Mills, Texas and grew up in Rice, Texas. Beweeta was married to H.J. “Jim” Gazaway. Jim passed away in December of 2005. She was a seamstress for many years and loved to sew, crochet, cook, color in coloring books, and she loved birds.

Beweeta was preceded in death by her husband, Jim Gazaway; parents; brothers, Caleb Threet, Billy Earl Threet; sisters, Kitty Ruth Spurgeon, and Linda Holley.

Survivors include her son, Michael and wife, LaDonna, Saginaw; grandsons, James Gazaway and wife, Stephanie, Ft. Worth, Danny Gazaway, Shelbyville, Benjamin Gazaway, Thornton, Colorado, Stephen Gazaway and wife, Meghan, Plano, Kevin Gazaway, Jerusalem, Ohio; granddaughter Kerrie Esquivel and husband, D.J., Saginaw; sisters, Nancy Northern, Corsicana, Patsy Knott, Corsicana, Marquita Minick, Corsicana, Sue Heaton, Bellmead; and eight great grandchildren.

Beweeta will be greatly missed.


  • Visitation Friday, November 2, 2018
  • Funeral Service Saturday, November 3, 2018

Beweeta Joyce Threet Gazaway

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Kati Burkholder

November 1, 2018

As a young Christian woman, wife and mother, I enjoyed getting advice and lots of prayer from Joyce. She could laugh and play games with the best of us and set us straight when we needed that as well! She was instrumental in my walk with the Lord.