In Memoriam

This memorial area helps us remember our members who have passed away. If you want to recognize a TWG member who has passed please provide an obituary document and we will include it here. We prefer Microsoft Word formated documents for inclusion in this memorial area. Submit your candidate documents to the TWG Membership Director. The Membership Director's email address can be found in the Leaders list In the About drop down menu. The membership director will contact you if we have questions concerning your submitted documents. Click on the members name to view the obituary.

- Betty Adair

Claudie Adkins

- Leonard Adkins

- Gary Batte

Bill B. Bayless

Tom Bingham

- Phillip Lee Boleng

Charles Bowers

Benny Bridges

Benny Brown

JoAn Brueggeman

Buddy Cabe

- Pat Cartney

Bill Clarke

Lynn Currin

- Rex Darline

- Richard DiLorenzo

- Dave Dunham

Bill Edwards

- Karl Fiedler

Clinton Forbes

Willard Frye

Gloria Garrett 

Don Gifford

Dee Gipson

Bobby Gonzalez

Walt Guy

Don Hartt

Joe Sam Hays

Clarence Heidemann

- Sidney G. Hill

- Jerry Johnson

- Vernon Johnson

Arthur Jolly

Gary Manley

Wanda Marsh

-James McGuire

-Dianah Miller

Ed Moore

Johnny Parsons

- Bill Phillips

Bobby Pickens

Max Porter

Steve Prescott

Bruce Roark

Jim Roby

Steve Schooler

- Clarence Schultz

- Steven Schumacher

Russell E. Schwausch

Beverly Ann Smith

Lem Smith

Milton Smith

Larry Stanfield

- Larry Stegall

Bunky Stephens

- Johnny Stevens

- Donald Stutsman

- Cal Stewart

Joyce Lorraine Tabor

Jerry Taylor

Michael Warren Vaughn

Les Visor

James Vorderkunz

Dean Walden

Doug Wilson

Charles Winstead

William (Bill) C. White

- Walter Wharton 

TWG Bulletin Board

04/16/24 - Rhonda Smith - Wanted to let you all know that Rhonda's Mom passed away peacefuly on April 9th. TWG expresses their loving thoughts and regrets for this lose.  

03/30/24 - Rhonda Smith, a non-carving instructor for TWG 2024 recently found out that her Mom had cancer.  Today she called to tell me she just found out her Mom only has approximately 2 to 4 weeks to live. She therefore needs to cancel her trip and classes scheduled for our Spring Event.  She ask me to pass on her sincere apology for canceling at such a late date.  TWG offers Rhonda strengths and positive energy during this very challenging time.  We have other classes for you to pick from.  Thank you.  Donnie Stephnson, VP-TWG.

Walter Wharton passed away March 16,2024. Walter was an avid carver, instructor and leader in the Guild. Walter was diagnosed with heart failure in early January. His condition worsened; he was in the hospital a couple of times. And his whole system shut down March 16th in St. David's North. His memorial service is pending. His obituary is posted in the "In Memoriam" page of this website. The In Memoriam page is found in the History folder under the About pull down menu.

03/15/24: ******TWG Event - ORD

Randy Moore ask that I announce that if you need to place a custom order for special wood and/or roughout/s, please e-mail him at info@roughouts.comat 1 800-825-2657 as soon as possible, so he can bring it to you at the TWG Round-up in Kerrville.

10/23/23 -
Just FYI, we have heard from some of our members that they have had a hard time finding Lodging places, due to the fact that there is a motorcycle Rally going on the same time as our Spring Round-Up.  So please get your reservations soon!

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09/19/23 - NOTE:  

10/12/22 - NOTE: If you would like to join TWG, but do not want to use an electronic device to join, please email Donnie Stephenson, VP-TWG at & she will send you a form to fill out and mail back to her.

Seminars that have been cancelled:
12/12/2023 - Due to unforeseen circumstances, John Engler had to cancel all three of his Seminars.  We hope John will be back with us in 2025!  We still have open slots in other Seminars.  Please get them while you can!

Seminars that are FULL:
Ronnie Reed - C20a-c - Cowboy Bust - FULL; 10/23/23;

Don Sperry - C08c-d - Mini Cottonwood Bark House - FULL; 12/12/23.