October

Baylous, Roland J. (RETIRED)

Retired Senior Police Officer Roland J. Baylous passed away on Tuesday, September 12, 2023, at the age of 67. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Lorraine Baylous. He joined the Houston Police Department on September 13, 1976, Academy Class #75. During his tenure with the department, he was assigned to the Jail and Southeast Divisions. Senior Police Officer Baylous retired on June 2, 2007.

A visitation was held at Skipper Lee & Sons Eternal Rest Funeral Home on Friday, September 22, 2023.

A viewing was held before the Funeral Mass at Saint Mary of the Purification Catholic Church on Saturday, September 23, 2023.  Burial followed at Houston Memorial Gardens.

Bresee, Walter E.

Mr. Walter E. Bresee passed away on Thursday, September 14, 2023, at the age of 85. He is the grandfather of Sergeant Angeline C. Grimes of the Homicide Division.

A Visitation was held before the Funeral Service at First Methodist Church Pearland on Friday, September 22, 2023 before the Funeral Service.

Brown, Anthony W.

Mr. Anthony W. Brown passed away on Thursday, September 14, 2023, at the age of 66. He is the father of Senior Evidence Technician Kimberly D. Jones Mushtaq assigned to the Property Division.

A visitation was held before a graveside service at Forest Lawn Funeral Home on Saturday, September 23, 2023. Graveside services were held at Houston Memorial Gardens.

Cervantes, Lillie M.

Mrs. Lillie M. Cervantes passed away on Monday, September 11, 2023, at the age of 84. She is the mother of Senior Police Officer Ramon Cervantes, Jr. of the Homicide Division and Retired Senior Police Officer Fernando Villasana who retired on September 15, 2022.

A Visitation was held at Felix H. Morales Funeral Home, on Thursday, September 21, 2023 with a Rosary.

A Funeral Mass was held at Resurrection Catholic Church on Friday, September 22, 2023.  Burial followed at Forest Park Lawndale Cemetery.

Dr. Collins, Gloria Grant

Eldress Dr. Gloria Grant Collins passed away on Thursday, September 7, 2023, at the age of 75. She is the mother of Sergeant Ricky R. Collins, assigned to the Major Assaults and Family Violence Division.

A viewing was held before the Funeral Service at Fifth Ward Missionary Baptist Church on Thursday, September 21, 2023.  Burial followed at the Houston National Cemetery.

Cotten, Brack E.

Mr. Brack E. Cotten passed away on Thursday, September 7, 2023, at the age of 59. He is the son of retired Police Officer Don E. Cotten who was last assigned to the Juvenile Division until his retirement on March 30, 1990. He is also the stepson of retired Senior Office Assistant Barbara L. Cotten who was last assigned to the Auto Theft Division until her retirement on March 24, 1995.

A visitation was held before the memorial service at McNutt Funeral Home on Thursday, September 14, 2023.

Duran, Odilia F.

Mrs. Odilia F. Duran passed away on Wednesday, September 20, 2023, at the age of 90. She is the mother of Senior Police Officer Ezequiel Duran III, assigned to the Command Center.

A visitation was held before the Funeral Service at Compean Funeral Home on Friday, October 13, 2023.  Burial followed at the Houston National Cemetery.

Guillen, Ramon (RETIRED)

Retired Senior Police Officer Ramon Guillen passed away on Saturday, September 30, 2023, at the age of 68. He is survived by his wife Estella Guillen. He is also to father of Police Officer Ramon Guillen II.  Officer Guillen joined the Houston Police Department on April 2, 1984, Academy Class #120. During his tenure with the department, he was assigned to the North, Jail, and IAH Airport Divisions until his retirement on June 15, 2018.

A Visitation was held before the Funeral Service at Forest Park Lawndale Funeral Home on Monday, October 9, 2023.  Burial followed at Forest Park Lawndale Cemetery.

Hadnot, John W. (RETIRED)

Retired Senior Police Officer John W. Hadnot passed away on Wednesday, September 6, 2023, at the age of 65. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Bridgette Hadnot. Officer Hadnot, who was also a Veteran of the United States Army, joined the Houston Police Department on November 9, 1992, Academy Class #151. During his career with the department, he was assigned to the South Central Division, Southwest Division, Juvenile Division and the Criminal Investigations Command until his retirement on June 26, 2021.

A visitation was held before the funeral service at Wheeler Avenue Baptist Church on Thursday, September 14, 2023.  Interment followed at Houston National Cemetery.

Hibbard, Linda F. (RETIRED)

Retired Police Officer Linda F. Hibbard passed away on Wednesday, September 6, 2023, at the age of 80. Officer Hibbard began her law enforcement career on July 15, 1984 with the City of Houston Airport Police Department. On November 21, 1992, the Airport Police Department merged with the Houston Police Department where Officer Hibbard was assigned to the Airport Division – Hobby and the Clear Lake Division until her retirement on December 11, 2004.

A memorial service was held at Peevey Funeral & Cremation on Wednesday, September 13, 2023.

Jones, Rufus R. (RETIRED)

Retired Police Officer Rufus R. Jones passed away on Wednesday, September 13, 2023, at the age of 92. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Rose Mary Jones. He was a Veteran of the United States Army. He joined the Houston Police Department on June 1, 1959, Academy Class #21. During his career with the department, he was assigned to Central and Northeast Divisions. Police Officer Jones retired on March 6, 1993.

A visitation was held before the Funeral Service at Autry Funeral Home – Jacksonville on Saturday, September 16, 2023.  Burial followed at Lone Dove Cemetery.

McAnulty, Laura Allene

Mrs. Laura Allene McAnulty passed away on Saturday, September 23, 2023, at the age of 96. She is the mother of Retired Sergeant Dan A. McAnulty, Jr. who retired June 9, 1989, and Retired Sergeant Gerald A. McAnulty who retired on June 16, 2006.

A Graveside Service was held at Forest Lawn Memorial Park Cemetery on Monday, September 25, 2023.

McRae, Billie Jean

Mrs. Billie Jean McRae passed away on Wednesday, September 6, 2023, at the age of 83. She is preceded in death by her husband, Retired Police Officer Charles “Chuck” E. McRae, who passed away on March 2, 2007.

A visitation will be held at Peevey Funeral & Cremation on Tuesday, September 12, 2023.

Funeral Services were held at Peevey Funeral & Cremation on Wednesday, September 13, 2023.  Burial followed at Forest Park Lawndale Cemetery.

Narcisse, Weldon J. (RETIRED)

Retired Car Attendant Leader Weldon J. Narcisse passed away on Sunday, September 24, 2023, at the age of 92. He is survived by his wife Georgia Narcisse. Mr. Narcisse joined the Houston Police Department on October 17, 1962. During his entire tenure with the department, he was assigned to the Fleet Unit Division until his retirement on January 4, 1994.

A Visitation was held at Saint Philip Neri Catholic Church on Saturday, October 7, 2023.  Following a Rosary, a Funeral Mass commenced. Burial followed at Houston Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

Ngo, Luke Q. (RETIRED)

Retired Senior Police Officer Luke Q. Ngo passed away on Monday, October 2, 2023, at the age of 69. He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Nga Tuyet “Nicki” Le. He joined the Houston Police Department on October 15, 1984, Academy Class #124. During his tenure with the department, he was assigned to the Southeast, Traffic and Accident, and Criminal Intelligence Divisions. Senior Police Officer Ngo retired on January 20, 2012.

Funeral arrangements are pending.

Salitros, Christopher S.

Mr. Christopher S. Salitros passed away on Friday, September 22, 2023, at the age of 62. He is the brother of Senior Police Officer Laura A. Salitros, assigned to the Airport – IAH Division.

A memorial service was held at Lakeside Bible Church on Saturday. October 14, 2023.

Thomas, Anderson J.

Mr. Anderson J. Thomas passed away on Sunday, September 24, 2023, at the age of 85. He is the father of Telecommunications Specialist Catrece M. Thomas of the Office of Technology Services Division.

A Visitation was held before the Funeral Mass at Saint Peter the Apostle Catholic Church on Saturday, October 7, 2023.  After the Rosary, a Funeral Mass and Burial followed at Cemetery Beautiful.

Williams, Michael

Mr. Michael Williams passed away on Thursday, September 7, 2023, at the age of 73. He is the father of Senior Police Officer Andrew P. Williams, assigned to the Major Assaults and Family Violence Division.

A Celebration of Life was held at the West Montgomery County Community Center on Friday, September 15, 2023.