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ABERNATHY - Graveside services for Zoal Cody, 53, of Lubbock, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday in the Strip Pearce Chapel Cemetery with the Rev. Bill Palmer officiating.
Burial arrangements are by Abell Funeral Home.
Mr. Cody died Thursday, Feb. 3, 2000, in the Veterans Hospital in Amarillo.
He was born Feb. 16, 1946, in Idabel, Okla. He served with the U.S. Army during the Vietnam war and had been a longtime resident of Lubbock.
Survivors include his mother and stepfather, Eva and Gene Payne of Abernathy; three sisters, Carolyn Springer and Clois Reynolds, both of Abernathy, and Norma Whisenhunt of Orange; and a brother, Archie Cody.
HEREFORD - Funeral services for June Dearing, 70, will be at 2 p.m. today in Fellowship of Believers Church with Nathan Stone officiating.
Burial will be in West Park Cemetery by Gililland-Watson Funeral Home.
Mrs. Dearing died Wednesday, Feb. 2, 2000, in Baptist/St. Anthony´s Hospital.
She was born April 8, 1929, in Erick, Okla. She moved to Deaf Smith County from Clovis, N.M., in 1954 and operated Dearing Wrecking Company. She was a member of Fellowship of Believers.
On May 8, 1946, she married Anson Dearing in Portales, N.M. He died Jan. 17, 1955.
Survivors include two daughters, Sharon Charest of Olton and Carolyn Kubacak of Hereford; two sons, Larry Dearing of Hereford and Rodney Dearing of Roswell, N.M.; a brother, Sim Clark of Muleshoe; 13 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
A daughter, Barbra June Tucker, died in 1974.
The family suggests memorials to Fellowship of Believers.
Evie R. Karrh
Funeral services for Evie R. Karrh, 86, will be at 3 p.m. Saturday in First Baptist Church Chapel with Dr. Travis Hart, pastor, officiating.
Burial will be in Plainview Memorial Park by Wood-Dunning Funeral Home.
Mrs. Karrh died 3:45 a.m. today, Feb. 4, 2000, in Covenant Hospital Plainview.
She was born Feb. 20, 1913, in Hamilton. She graduated from West Texas State University in 1938 and taught school in rural areas. She also taught six years in adult education for Plainview ISD.
She was active for many years in Travel Study Club, Women´s Forum, Plainview Woman´s Club, AAUW, American Cancer Society, DAR and Hale County Extension Homemakers clubs. She was a member of First Baptist Church, the Pastor´s Class, Painters Club and Covenant Hospital Plainview Auxiliary.
Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Dr. Larry and Pat Karrh of Plainview; a daughter, Rebecca Isbell of Fort Worth; a sister, Lucille Bailey of Dickinson; a brother, George McAnelly of Clinton, Ala.; four grandchildren, Kristen Karrh of Coppell, Kevin Karrh and his wife Jill of Addison, Karah Karrh of San Antonio, and Jennifer Ryan and her husband Barry of Wiley; two great-grandsons, Austin and Chase Ryan of Wiley; and also Shirley Vulgamott Danner of Arizona, whom she raised.
The family suggests memorials to the Texas Tech Alzheimer´s Research Department; First Baptist Church Building Fund; or to Covenant Hospital Plainview Auxiliary.
Two sisters and three brothers are deceased.
ABERNATHY - funeral services for Nobuko Kitchens, 69, will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday in First Baptist Church with the Rev. Mike Wilcox, pastor, officiating.
Burial will be in Abernathy Cemetery by Abell Funeral Home.
Mrs. Kitchens died Sunday, June 25, 2000, in Covenant Medical Center in Lubbock.
She moved to Abernathy in 1960 and worked in the cafeteria of the Abernathy ISD, retiring in 1996.
She was a member of Northside Baptist Church.
Survivors include two daughters, Ginny Bridges of Abernathy and Lisa Mize of Crosbyton; and five grandchildren.
The family suggests memorials to a favorite charity.
Funeral services for William “Bill” John Messick, 82, are pending with Lemons Funeral Home.
Mr. Messick died Monday, June 26, 2000, at his residence.
Graveside services for Makenzie Zalia Pineda, daughter of Marcy Gonzales and Abel Pineda Jr., will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday in Plainview Memorial Park.
Burial arrangements are by Bartley-Silva Funeral Home.
Rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. today in the funeral home´s Memorial Chapel.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home today.
The infant was stillborn Sunday, June 25, 2000, in University Medical Center in Lubbock.
Survivors include her parents; her grandparents, Isaias and Donna Moren,
Abelardo and Jonie Pineda and Rene and Aurora Gonzales; great-grandparents,
Sudie Young, Mr. and Mrs. Luis Enriquez and Mr. and Mrs. Jose Gonzales;
and a great-great-grandmother, Emma Gonzales.
Funeral services for Flora Thompson, 78, are pending with Lemons Funeral Home.
Mrs. Thompson died Monday, June 26, 2000, in Covenant Hospital.
LUBBOCK - Funeral services for Jewell Stallings Walden, 92, will be at 4 p.m. Wednesday in Resthaven´s Abbey Chapel with the Rev. James G. Nunn of Oakwood United Methodist Church officiating.
Burial will be in Resthaven Memorial Park by Resthaven Funeral Home.
Mrs. Walden died Sunday, June 25, 2000, in Covenant Medical Center.
She was born Oct. 25, 1907, in Paris, Texas. She moved to Lubbock in 1940 and had lived in the Homestead community for more than 26 years. She was retired from retail sales.
She was a member of St. Luke´s United Methodist Church.
Survivors include a daughter, Jean Averitt of Lubbock; a sister, Edna Cox of Tulia; two brothers, Ebb Stallings of Baxter Springs, Kan.; and Loyce Stallings of Salem, Ore.; 10 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.
A son, Bill Walden, died in 1991.
The family suggests memorials to a favorite charity.
Steven Lynn Vassey
Funeral services for Steven Lynn Vassey, 37, are pending with Resthaven Funeral Home of Lubbock.
Mr. Vassey died Saturday, June 24, 2000, at his residence in Plainview.
Felix M. Frausto
TULIA - Funeral Mass for Felix M. Frausto, 62, will be at 3 p.m. Wednesday in the Church of the Holy Spirit with the Rev. John Salazar-Jimenez, pastor, officiating.
Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery by Wallace Funeral Home.
Rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. today in the funeral home chapel.
Mr. Frausto died at 2:20 p.m. Sunday May 21, 2000, in Covenant Hospital.
He was born Nov. 20, 1937, in Yancy where he grew up. He moved to Tulia in 1955 and worked for Excel for 30 years.
He was a member of the Church of the Holy Spirit, the Sagrado Corazon Society and was a Cursillista.
In 1955 he married Lorene Gonzales in Yancy.
Survivors include his wife; four daughters, Norma Castaneda, Debra Garza, Nelda Garza and Janice Frausto, all of Tulia; three sons, Daniel and David Frausto, both of Tulia and Ronnie Frausto of San Juan; four brothers, Santiago Frausto of Dumas, Joe and Tony Frausto, both of Kress, and Pete Frausto of Center Point; a sister, Juanita Guerro of Portales, N.M.; a half-sister, Estella De Leon of Yancy; and 18 grandchildren.
A daughter, Cynthia Frausto, died in 1987. Three brothers and one sister also are deceased.
Funeral services for Rosalee Jungman, 77, former Plainview resident, are pending with Lemons Funeral Home.
She died Monday, May 22, 2000, in Webster.
Phillip "Gunk" Owens
FLOYDADA - Graveside services for Phillip Wayne “Gunk” Owens, 57, will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday in Floydada Cemetery with the Rev. Wendell Horn, pastor of First United Methodist Church, officiating.
Burial arrangements are by Moore-Rose-White Funeral Home.
Mr. Owens died Sunday, May 21, 2000, at his residence in Floydada.
He was born Nov. 1, 1942, in Dallas County, the son of the late Robert and Mildred Louise Reese Owens. He attended Floydada schools and was an electrician.
He served with the U.S. Army.
Survivors include his sister and brother-in-law, Jerry Ann and Tom Pearson of Floydada; and three nieces and a nephew.
Louise H. Richardson
PAMPA - Funeral services for Louise H. Richardson, 70, will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday in First Baptist Church with the Rev. John Glover, associate Pastor, and the Rev. Randy White, pastor, officiating.
Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery by Carmichael-Whatley Funeral Directors.
Mrs. Richardson died Sunday, May 21, 2000, in Amarillo.
She was born in Dallas and had lived in Pampa since 1952. She taught music in Pampa schools for 25 years.
She was a member of the P.E.O. Sisterhood, 20th Century Club, Pampa Community Concert, Bible Study Fellowship, Mu Phi Epsilon Music Sorority and First Baptist Church where she sand in the choir and taught Sunday school. She also sang with the Amarillo Symphony Chorus.
In 1949 she married Lonnie Richardson in Harlingen.
Survivors include her husband; three daughters, Cheryl Kirk of Petersburg and Lynn Schisler and Susan Richardson, both of Amarillo; a son, Steve Richardson of Dallas; two sisters, Berniece Dorsett of Austin and Aline Hicks of Oceanside, Calif.; nine grandchildren; and a great-granddaughter.
The family suggests memorials to First Baptist Church Annie Armstrong Mission Offering; or to First Baptist Church music ministry.
Zellan Odell Brown
AMARILLO -- Funeral services for Zellan Odell Brown, 72, of Amarillo, were at 4 p.m. Saturday in Memorial Park Funeral Home with David Pool, Crown of Texas Hospice, officiating.
Burial was in Memorial Park Cemetery.
Mr. Brown died Thursday, July 13, 2000, in Amarillo.
He was born in Centerville, Ark. He moved from Russellville, Ark., to Amarillo in 1970.
Mr. Brown worked for Central Freight and for the City of Amarillo.
He married Beulah Fondren in 1969 at Danville, Ark.
Survivors include his wife; two daughters, Louise Young of Plainview and Virginia Hughes of Amarillo; a son, Marion Brown of Clovis; a sister, Verna Pendergraph of Dover, Ark.; a brother, Billy Joe Brown of Russellville; seven grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren.
Carrie Mae Doak
HEREFORD - Funeral services for Carrie Mae Doak, 96, will be at 9 a.m. Monday in the Lamar Room at Kings Manor Nursing Home with Dr. Tom Fuller officiating.
Burial will be in Rest Lawn Memorial Park North by Parkside Chapel Funeral Home.
Mrs. Doak died Thursday, July 13, 2000, in the Westgate Nursing Center.
She was born May 30, 1904, in Kaufman County, the daughter of the late W.L. and Lizzie Harris. She moved with her family to Hereford soon after her birth. She grew up in Hereford where she graduated from high school. She attended business college one year and taught school for two years in the Frio community. She worked in sales for Anthony´s Department Store for 27 years.
She was a member of First United Methodist Church, the Friendship Class and the Home Demonstration Club.
Survivors include a son, E. Dale Doak of Knoxville, Tenn.; a daughter, Betty Olson of Hereford; two sisters, Ruby Benton of Plainview and Vera Dodson of Canyon; a brother-in-law, C.C. Stewart of Canyon; four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
The family suggests memorials to First United Methodist Church or to King´s Manor Nursing Center.
Funeral services for Doyn Merriman, 82, will be at 2 p.m. Monday in Bartley-Silva Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Ron Brunson, pastor of New Covenant Church, officiating.
Burial will be in Parklawn Memorial Gardens by Bartley-Silva Funeral Home.
Mr. Merriman died at 5:50 a.m. Friday, July 14, 2000, in Covenant Hospital Lubbock.
He was born June 30, 1918 in Donithan, Mo. to Oscar and Mary Minor Merriman. He married Josie Katherine Shelley on Sept. 4, 1937 in Clovis, N.M. He and his son Gary founded Merriman Woodworks in 1970. He also was a Methodist supply pastor in the Plainview area for 12 years.
Surviving are his wife; three sons, Gene Merriman of Dallas; Dale and Monette Merriman of Canyon and Gary Merriman and Valerie Job of Lubbock; a brother and sister-in-law, Eugene and Florence Hall of Kerrville and a sister and brother-in-law, Bonnie and Joe Lambeth of Hobbs, N.M.; 15 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Randy Merriman, Mike McCandless, Lane Turner, Delton Waggoner, Les McCandless and Howard McCaleb.
The family suggests memorials to Meals on Wheels or Cal Farley´s Boys Ranch.
Burial will be in Kress Cemetery by Bartley-Silva Funeral Home.
Mr. Bryan died at 4:28 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 6, 2000, in University Medical Center in Lubbock.
He was born April 25, 1917, in Chillicothe. He moved to Lubbock County in 1941 from Lynn County and worked for Anderson-Young Electric for 40 years.
He was a member of First Baptist Church in Wolfforth.
On March 3, 1935, he married Lucy Cook in O´Donnell.
Survivors include his wife; one son and daughter-in-law, Bobby and Betty Bryan of Kress; two brothers, Clint Bryan of Lewisville and Robert I. Bryan of Houston; four sisters, Frances Moorhead of Georgetown, Joyce “Joy” Demattis of California, Lois Heath of Midland and Billie Jane Homnick of Chicago, Ill.; four grandchildren; and two step-grandchildren.
TULIA - Funeral services for Maude Crowder Cox, 93, will be at 2 p.m. Saturday in Central Church of Christ with Morris Webb and Tommy Stewart officiating.
Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery by Wallace Funeral home.
Mrs. Cox died at 8:31 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 6, 2000, in Memorial Hospital in Dumas.
She was born Sept. 10, 1906, in Wheeler. She grew up in Chillicothe and attended Abilene Christian College and West Texas State Teachers College. She taught school for one year at Union Hill. She lived in Swisher County most of her life and moved to Dumas in October of 1991.
She was a member of Central Church of Christ and was a Bible class teacher for many years.
Survivors include one son, James Cox of Dumas; one daughter, Jane Bates of Arlington; five grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at Wallace Funeral Home from 10 a.m.-noon Saturday.
Funeral services for Ramona Enriquez, 83, are pending with Wood-Dunning Funeral Home.
Mrs. Enriquez died Thursday, Jan. 6, 2000, in Garden City, Kan.
LUBBOCK - Funeral services for Fannie Mae Lokey, 85, will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday in Central Baptist Church with the Rev. Howard McCann, the Rev. Dean Harris and Eddie Emerson officiating.
Burial will be in Resthaven Memorial Park by Rix Funeral Directors.
Mrs. Lokey died Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2000, in Covenant Medical Center-Lakeside.
She was born Feb. 17, 1914, in Center Point, Ark. She moved with her family to Gasoline, Texas in 1917. She had lived in the Lubbock area for more than 65 years.
Survivors include three sons, Bruce and Bob Lokey, both of Lubbock, and Charles Lokey of Austin; three daughters, Patsy Lokey and Joyce Witt, both of Lubbock, and Mary Hill of Dexter, N.M.; three sisters, Inetha Blankenship of Quitaque, Snow Grundy of Tulia and Christine Vardell of Lockney; a brother, Jack Chandler of Quitaque; 13 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
The family suggests memorials to Lubbock Meals on Wheels, 2304 34th St., Lubbock, TX 79411; the Joe Arrington Cancer Center, 4101 22nd Place, Lubbock, TX 79401; or the Fannie Mae Lokey Lady Raider Scholarship Fund, Texas Tech University, 79409.
The family will receive friend from 6-8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
TULIA - Funeral services for Bacilio Contreras, 77, will be at 3 p.m. Friday in Calvary Baptist Church with Alejander Vasquez, a deacon at La Primera Mision Bautista, and the Rev. Don Hill, pastor, officiating.
Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery by Wallace Funeral Home.
Mr. Contreras died Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2000, in Baptist/St. Anthony Hospital in Amarillo.
He was born Nov. 9, 1922 in San Benito and was a longtime resident of Tulia. He was a deacon at La Primera Mision Bautista for many years and was a member of Calvary Baptist Church. He was a farmer and rancher and later worked in the construction of Excel beefpackers in Plainview. He also worked for Excel before retiring.
Surviving are a son, David Contreras of Amarillo; three daughters, Paula Hall and Anna Garibay, both of Amarillo, and Helen Vallier of Tulia; three brothers, Joe Contreras and Juan Contreras, both of Tulia, and Margarito Contreras of Illinois; a sister, Felicita Rodriguez of Carrizo Springs; 10 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
The family suggests memorials to the American Diabetes Association, 10 Dest Drive, Midland, TX 79705.
Charlene Mitchell Dorman
WACO - Funeral services for Charlene Mitchell Dorman, 76, were at 11:30 a.m. today in Oak Grove Baptist Church in China Springs.
Burial was in Fairview Cemetery by Wilkirson-Hatch-Bailey Funeral Home of Waco.
Mrs. Dorman died of leukemia on Sunday, Sept. 24, 2000.
She was born Nov. 19, 1923 near Mansfield, Ark. and moved to Texas in 1945. She married George Madison Dorman on June 4, 1947. They moved to the Dorman Ranch in Greenock Community in Bosque County in 1972.
She was employed by Educator´s Credit Union for 26 years and retired as loan supervisor in 1998 but continued to work part-time until she became ill. She was a longtime member of Oak Grove Baptist Church where she was treasurer and a member of the Stewardship Committee.
Survivors include her husband; a daughter, Sharon Dorman Bauer; two granddaughters, Amy Larissa Bauer and Mary Elizabeth Bauer, and a nephew, Dr. John Dorman of Plainview.
A son, George Madison Dorman Jr., brothers Billy Mitchell and Sidney Mitchell, and a sister, Bernadine Watkins, are deceased.
The family suggests memorials to Oak Grove Baptist Church or the Fairview Cemetery Association.
James Dale Temple
Funeral services for James Dale Temple, 80, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday in College Heights Baptist Church with the Rev. Don Robertson, pastor, officiating.
Burial will be in Plainview Memorial Park by Lemons Funeral Home.
Mr. Temple died at 5:22 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2000, in Covenant Hospital Plainview.
He was born Dec. 10, 1919, in Kosciusko, Miss. He came to Texas in 1936 and lived in Olton and Muleshoe. He married Phyllis Truitt on April 15, 1939 in Olton. He moved to Plainview in 1941 and worked as a bootmaker and shoe repairman for Ragland´s Western Wear for 30 years. He later worked for the Plainview school district and for Wayland as a painter. He was a self-employed painter and retired in 1992. He was a deacon at College Heights Baptist Church.
Surviving are his wife; a daughter and son-in-law, Glenda and Richard Adkins of Amarillo; a son and daughter-in-law, Ronnie and Mary Temple of Boise, Idaho; nine grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren and one great-great-granddaughter.
Deacons will serve as honorary pallbearers.
The family suggests memorials to College Heights Baptist Church Building Fund, 802 Quincy St., Plainview, TX 79072.
Sharon A. Boston
Graveside services for Sharon A. Boston, 66, of Shreveport, La., will be at 11 a.m. Monday in Plainview Cemetery with Dr. Max Browning, pastor of First United Methodist Church, officiating.
Funeral arrangements are by Rose-Neath Marshall Funeral Home of Shreveport. Local arrangements are by Lemons Funeral Home.
Mrs. Boston died Thursday, Nov. 9, 2000, in Shreveport after a lengthy battle with cancer.
She was born March 30, 1933, in Las Vegas, N.M. She was an honor graduate of Las Vegas High School and received her nursing degree from Northwest School in Amarillo. She was a homemaker and a lifetime member of Beta Sigma Phi and a bridge player. She was a member of Broadmoor United Methodist Church and the Cornerstone Class in Shreveport.
Survivors include her husband, William; a daughter, Carol Boston of Hollywood, Fla., and two sons and daughters-in-law, David and Darla Boston of Memphis, Tenn., Timothy and Rebecca Boston of Baton Rouge, La.; and four grandchildren.
The family suggests memorials to Broadmoor United Methodist Church Music Department, 3715 Youree Drive, Shreveport, La. 71105.
Eustacio C. Marquez Sr.
LITTLEFIELD - Funeral Mass for Eustacio C. Marquez Sr., 82, will be at 10 a.m. Monday in Sacred Heart Catholic Church with the Rev. Patrick Maher officiating.
Burial will be in Sacred Heart Catholic Cemetery by Hammons Funeral Home.
Rosary was at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the church.
Mr. Marquez died Thursday, Nov. 9, 2000, in Lamb Healthcare Center in Littlefield.
He was born March 28, 1918 in Mexico and moved to the Muleshoe area in the early 1960s. He lived in Earth from 1970 until moving to Littlefield in 1982. He was a farm laborer and member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.
Surviving are four sons, Jimmy of Earth, Felix of Del Rio, E.C. Jr. of Wilcox, Ariz. and Daniel of Plainview; eight daughters, Mary Galen of Grand Prairie, Rachel Florez of Madera, Calif., Diane Lopez of Littlefield, Delores Cedillo of Donna, Cynthia Quintana of Amherst, and Linda Wesley, Angie Echeveria and Nave Marquez, all of Amarillo; a brother, Ricardo of Austin; 37 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren.
Mary Louise Widener
Memorial services for Mary Louise Widener, 71, will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Ninth and Columbia Church of Christ with Alvin Law and Ted Wilson officiating.
Her body was donated to the Texas Tech Health Sciences Center.
Mrs. Widener died at 10 p.m. Friday, Nov. 10, 2000, in Covenant Hospital Lubbock after a lengthy illness.
She was born March 19, 1929 in Plainview, the daughter of the late R.E. and Ollie B. Wilson of the Happy Union community. She was a graduate of Petersburg High School and Texas Tech University.
She married Jake Widener in 1948. He is deceased.
A homemaker, she moved to Plainview from Lockney in 1996.
Surviving include a son, David “Ben” Widener of Jacksonville, Fla.; three brothers, Elton Wilson of Plainview, Luke Wilson of Amarillo and James Wilson of New Mexico; two sisters, Daisy Law and Jeanie Mayo, both of Plainview; three grandchildren - Erika Wassmer, Anthony and Angela Widener - and two great-grandchildren.
A sister, Ella Faye Robertson of Amarillo, formerly of Plainview, and a sister-in-law, Ann Wilson of Plainview, are deceased.