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PAMPA - Funeral services for L.D. Cox, 82, will be at 2:30 p.m. Monday in Fairview Cemetery with the Rev. Jim Teeter, pastor of St. Paul United Methodist Church, officiating.
Burial will be by Charmichael-Whatley Funeral Directors.
Mr. Cox died Friday, June 16, 2000.
He was born in Cuyler and had been a resident of Pampa since 1976, moving from Amarillo. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II. He worked for Houston & Tinney Lumber, Pampa Concrete and Tejas Feeders and was Methodist. He married Florence Harrell in 1976.
Surviving are his wife; three daughters, Joy Sherrod, Sherry Russ and Pam Lane, all of Amarillo; a stepdaughter, Beverly Taylor of Pampa; two sons, Larry Cox and Dennis Cox, both of Amarillo; a stepson, Leon Brewer of Pampa; a brother, Leroy Cox of Tulia; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren
The family suggests memorials to the Alzheimer´s Association, Panhandle Chapter, 2200 W. Seventh Ave., Amarillo, TX 79106 or to the Coronado Health Care Center, 1504 W. Kentucky, Pampa, TX 79065.
Funeral services for Earline Estep, 90, will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday in First United Methodist Church Chapel with Dr. Max Browning officiating.
Burial will be in Plainview Memorial Park by Lemons Funeral Home.
Mrs. Estep died at 3:01 p.m. Friday, June 16, 2000 in Baylor Hospital in Grapevine.
Mrs. Estep graduated from Hale Center Schools and was a retired sales clerk. She was an RSVP volunteer, a member of First United Methodist Church in Plainview and was president of her Sunday school class.
She is survived by two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by her husband and two sons, Milton and Clinton Estep.
FLOYDADA - Funeral services for Ramon Rayan Granados, 65, will be at 2 p.m. today in Templo Getsemani Assembly of God with Alejandro Ruiz Jr. officiating.
Burial will be in Floydada Cemetery by Moore-Rose White Funeral Home of Floydada.
Prayer service was at 7 p.m. Saturday at the church.
Mr. Granados died Thursday, June 15, 2000, in University Medical Center in Lubbock.
He was born Dec. 10, 1934 in Kenedy and married Ester Gonzales on March 29, 1958 in Sinton. He moved to Floydada from Mathis in 1959. He retired from the West Texas Industries Compress in Floydada in 1995.
He was a deacon of Templo Getsemani Assembly of God.
Surviving are his wife; four brothers, Francisco of Eldorado, Okla., Jose of North Dakota, David and Ramiro, both of Arlington, and four sisters, Josefina Granados of Plainview, Virginia Espinosa, Juana Granados and Gloria Granados, all of Arlington.
The family suggests memorials to Templo Getsemani Assembly of God, 308 E. Mississippi, Floydada, TX 79235.
Funeral services for Eleanor Lynette Green Frye, 85, of Plainview, will be at 11 a.m. Monday, June 19, 2000, at Grace Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Connie Nieto, pastor, officiating. Burial will be in Plainview Memorial Park by Wood-Dunning Funeral Home.
Mrs. Frye died at 11:40 p.m. Friday, June 16, 2000, in Covenant Hospital in Plainview.
She was born Aug. 7, 1914, in Greencastle, Mo., and moved to Plainview in 1915. In 1932, she graduated from Plainview High School where she was elected Best All Around Girl her senior year. She was a charter member of Grace Presbyterian Church and was its first church historian.
She married Walter Frye Aug. 27, 1932, in Sayre, Okla.
Survivors include her husband, Walter Frye of Plainview; one son and daughter-in-law, Joe Billy and Peggy Frye of Plainview; two sisters, Shirley Brownlee and Margaret Foust of Plainview; two sisters-in-law, Adell Green of Lubbock and Johnnie Fay Green of Los Angeles, Calif., seven grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.
A daughter, Jeanne Carolyn Gaither, died March 10, 1994.
Frances W. Laney
HALE CENTER - Funeral services for Frances W. Laney, 78, of Hale Center, will be at 2 p.m. Monday, June 19, 2000, at First United Methodist Church of Hale Center with the Rev. John Erwin, pastor of First United Methodist Church of Stamford, officiating. Burial will be in Hale Center Cemetery by Freeman-Abell Funeral Home of Hale Center.
Mrs. Laney died at 2:24 p.m. Saturday, June 17, 2000, in Prairie House Living Center in Plainview.
She was born Aug. 19, 1921, in Hale Center. She graduated from Hale Center High School. She married W.G. Laney on June 26, 1940, in Clovis, N.M. She was a member of the Hale Center Church of Christ and a longtime supporter of school, community and charitable activities in Hale Center.
Survivors include her husband, W.G. Laney of Hale Center; two sons and daughters-in-law, Pete and Nelda Laney and Mark and Brenda Laney of Hale Center; seven grandchildren, KaLyn Laney of Austin, Jamey Phillips and her husband, Ronald, of Lubbock, J Pete Laney and his wife, Melonie, of Waco, Kim Laney of Dallas, Ryan Laney of Alameda, Calif., Tyler Laney of Dallas and Whitney Laney of Austin. A brother, Johnny Wilson, is deceased.
Pallbearers will be Mrs. Laney´s grandsons, J Pete Laney, Ryan Laney, Tyler Laney, her grandson-in-law, Ronald Phillips, and Bradley Bryan of Austin and Sparks Redinger of Hale Center.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials to the Frances Laney Memorial Fund at the First National Bank of West Texas, P.O. Drawer A, Hale Center, TX 79041, or to a favorite charity.
Edna "Morleen" Arnold
RUSSELLVILLE, Ark. - Funeral services for Edna “Morleen” Arnold, 74, will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday in First Baptist Church in Danville, Ark., with the Rev. Bobby Walker officiating.
Burial will be in Earl Ladd Cemetery in Danville by Humphrey Funeral Service.
Mrs. Arnold died Friday, July 21, 2000, in St. Mary´s Regional Medical Center in Russellville.
She was born Nov. 13, 1925 in Dimmitt, Texas to Richard and Bertha Dowell Greathouse. She was graduate of Wayland Baptist University and West Texas State University. She served as a secretary at First Baptist Church in Danville for 30 of the 36 years she was a member of the church. She also taught Sunday school for many years. She had been a member of Second Baptist Church in Russellville the past two years.
She helped with the Danville Meals on Wheels and ATU Baptist Student Union and was a member of the National Federation of Music Clubs and the American Legion.
Her husband, Lilburn Arnold, and her parents are deceased.
Surviving are two daughters, Carol Arnold of Plainview, Texas and Lynda Housley of Russellville; a brother, Earl Greathouse of Honolulu, Hawaii; two sisters, Elouise Kirklen of Lewisville, Texas, and Fayrene Easley of Brady, Texas; three grandchildren and their spouses, Kay and Perry Roberson, Angela Matheson and Donald Hinman and Blake Matheson, all of Russellville; two great-grandchildren, Cameron Nested and Morgan Frazier, both of Russellville, and numerous nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Memorials are suggested to the American Diabetes Association.
LOCKNEY - Funeral services for Wayne Bramlet, 70, will be at 2:30 p.m. today in Main Street Church of Christ with J.D. Nance officiating, assisted by Ham Gammage.
Burial will be in Silverton Cemetery by Moore-Rose-White Funeral Home of Lockney.
Mr. Bramlet died Friday, July 21, 2000 in Covenant Medical Center in Lubbock.
He was born May 28, 1930 in Briscoe County to J.C. and Eula Savage Bramlet. He attended school at Lone Star, graduated from Plainview High School and attended Lippert´s Business College.
He married Annabel Schaeffer on Oct. 8, 1950 in Happy. A lifelong resident of Lockney, he was a farmer and rancher, a member of the Floydada Whirlers Square Dance Club, Master Marketer Program and Main Street Church of Christ.
Surviving are his wife; his mother, Eula Bramlet of Lockney; a son and daughter-in-law, Larry and Beth Bramlet of Lockney; a daughter and son-in-law, Carol and Jim Huggins of Lockney, and four grandchildren, Danny Huggins, Melanie Huggins, Jill Bramlet and Jake Bramlet.
A daughter, Susan Elaine Bramlet, died in 1954. His father also is deceased.
The family suggests memorials to a favorite charity.
Ashley Denise Carrales
Funeral services for Ashley Denise Carrales, infant daughter of Daniel Carrales and Patricia Salazar, were at 10 a.m. Saturday in Lemons Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Gerard Kenney, pastor of Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church, officiating.
Burial was in Plainview Memorial Park by Lemons Funeral Home.
In addition to her parents, survivors are grandparents, John Carrales and Lorenza Avila and Andres M. and Alma Salazar, all of Plainview, and great-grandparents, Lydia Carrales of Kingsville and Eusebio and Josefina Salazar of Plainview.
Grace Marie Holley
Funeral services for Grace Marie Holley, 65, formerly of Plainview, will be at 11 a.m. Monday in First United Methodist Church with Dr. Max Browning, pastor, officiating.
Burial will be in Parklawn Memorial Gardens by Wood-Dunning Funeral Home.
Mrs. Holley died Friday morning, July 21, 2000, at her home at Conchas Lake Dam, N.M.
Grace Marie Schacher was born Dec. 19, 1934 in Nazareth. She grew up in Nazareth and graduated from Nazareth High School. She married Sherwood Holley on April 16, 1955 in Clovis, N.M. She had worked for Hale County State Bank and was a member of First United Methodist Church and was past president of Junior Service League. She moved to Conchas Lake Dam, N.M. in 1997. Her hobbies were golf and fishing.
Surviving are her husband; a daughter and son-in-law, Cherisse and Brian Craft of Tyler; a son and daughter-in-law, Darrell and Nanette Holley of Plainview; a brother, Steve Schacher of Minnesota; three sisters, Carla Cowell of Amarillo, Louise Russell of Plainview and Marion Durben of Nazareth; and four grandchildren, Ryan and Kody Holley of Plainview and Holley and Ethan Craft of Tyler.
Pallbearers will be Larry Walter, Bill Adkins, Mike Maloney, Norman Huggins, Don Russell and Bo Cowell. Honorary pallbearers will be Randy Benefield and Nick Grant.
The family suggests memorials to First United Methodist Church or a favorite charity.
Joe B. "J.B." Thaxton Sr.
Funeral services for Joe B. “J.B.” Thaxton Sr., 92, will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday in Lemons Memorial Chapel with Gregory Brady of Austin officiating.
Burial will be in Plainview Memorial Park by Lemons Funeral Home.
Mr. Thaxton died at 8:05 p.m.. Wednesday, July 19, 2000, in Sherwood Health Care Facility in Bryan.
He was born July 3, 1908 in Stephenville and married Flora Mae Smith on July 17, 1930 in Plainview. She died June 10, 1996. He was a farmer and longtime Plainview resident before moving to College Station in 1988. He was a member of First United Methodist Church in Plainview.
Surviving are a son and daughter-in-law, Joe and Petty Thaxton of College Station, and three grandchildren, Lezlie Thompson of Fairbanks, Alaska, Melissa Brady of Jefferson City, Mo. and Justin Thaxton of College Station, and six great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Monday at Lemons Funeral Home.
Funeral Mass for Georgia Arredondo, 71, will be at 2 p.m. today in Sacred Heart Catholic Church with the Rev. Elbert A. Fadallan, pastor, officiating.
Burial will be in Plainview Cemetery by Lemons Funeral Home.
Rosary was recited at Lemons Memorial Chapel at 7 p.m. Tuesday.
Mrs. Arredondo died at 6:10 a.m. Monday, Sept. 18, 2000, at her residence.
She was born April 23, 1929, in Mertzon where she grew up and attended schools. She moved to Plainview in 1963. She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.
Survivors include three daughters and two sons-in-law, Ada and Carlos Ortiz of Vinita, Okla., Circa Arredondo and Dominga and Pablo Aguirre, all of Plainview; a son and daughter-in-law, Robert and Sylvia Arredondo Jr., of Waco; two brothers, Victor Gomez of Plainview and Tony Gomez of Mertzon; three sisters, Eloisa Nagar, Amelia Rodriquez and Delfina Hernandez, all of Plainview; seven grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
A daughter, Marisela Arredondo, died July 11, 1999.
Pallbearers will be Joel Gomez, Isidro Rodriquez, Janaro Rodriquez, Ruben Rodiquez, Emilio Rodriquez and Robert Perales.
Lee Andrew Campbell
FLOYDADA - Funeral services for Lee Andrew Campbell Jr., 68, of Oklahoma City, Okla., are pending with Moore-Rose-White Funeral Home.
Mr. Campbell died Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2000.
ABERNATHY - Graveside services for Alpha S. Kelley, 94, of New Deal, will be at 10 a.m. Thursday in Abernathy Cemetery with David Bennett, a Church of Christ minister from Portales, N.M., officiating.
Burial arrangements are by Abell Funeral Home.
Mrs. Kelley died Monday, Sept. 18, 2000, in Lubbock.
She was born in Palo Pinto on June 20, 1906. She moved to New Deal in 1986 from Abernathy. She was a member of Abernathy Church of Christ.
Survivors include a son, Virgil Kelley of Ahwahnee, Calif.; five daughters, Malada Tull of Wolfforth, Mabel Torres of Lubbock, Berneice Rhodes of Gilmer, Vernita Gordon of Abernathy and Jo Davis of Lubbock; a sister, Maurine Gregg of Tahoka; 14 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.
A son, Marvin Kelley, died in June of 1985.
LUBBOCK - Funeral services for Christel Moore, 15, will be at 10 a.m. Thursday in Green Lawn Church of Christ with Jack Cummings officiating.
Arrangements are by Rix Funeral Directors.
Miss Moore died Monday, Sept. 18, 2000, in Covenant Medical Center Children´s Hospital.
She was born Sept. 7, 1985, in Dallas. She moved to Lubbock in 1988 and was a freshman at Frenship High School. The students at Frenship created and gave her the “Fighting Tiger Award” during the 1999-2000 school year.
She earned the National Merit Scholarship and was a member and player for the “Elite Soccer Club.” She was baptized on her 15th birthday.
Survivors include her parents, Russell C. and Donna L. Moore of Lubbock; two brothers, John R. Moore and Cory D. Moore, both of Lubbock; a sister, Aubrey A. Moore of Lubbock; grandparents Bernice Shuping and Paul and Willie Parks, all of Lubbock; and great-grandparents Barbara Berner of Kress and Beatrice Parks and Emma McCoy, both of Poteau, Okla.
The family suggests memorials to the Christel Moore Care Fund at People´s Bank, 5820 82nd Street, Lubbock, TX 79424.
Funeral services for Ray Allen Noel, 48, of Amarillo, will be at 11 a.m. Thursday in Lemons Memorial Chapel with the Rev. R.E. Savage, director of missions in Great Bend, Kan., officiating.
Burial will be in Plainview Memorial Park by Lemons Funeral Home.
Mr. Noel died recently at his residence.
He was born June 9, 1952, in Plainview. He attended Plainview and Hillsboro schools and joined the Navy at an early age. He served in the Vietnam War aboard an aircraft carrier. He was a member of College Heights Baptist Church.
Survivors include a son, Cody Noel of Amarillo; a brother, Jerry Noel of Clifton; a sister, Theresa Peterson of Clifton; and his grandmother, Gayle Gargill of Great Bend, Kan.
The family suggests memorials to the Diabetes Association.
Family visitation will be from 7-8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Funeral services for Jimmie Sherman, 80, will be at 3 p.m. Thursday in First United Methodist Church with Dr. Max Browning, pastor, officiating.
Burial will be in Plainview Memorial Park by Wood-Dunning Funeral Home.
Mr. Sherman died at 9:19 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2000, in Prairie House Living Center.
He was born Feb. 23, 1920, in Cisco, the son of the late John C. and Maggie Sherman. He moved to Plainview in 1929 and graduated from Plainview High School. He was owner of Sherman´s Plainview Plumbing Company from 1945 to 1990.
He was a 40-year member First United Methodist Church where he served on the board of stewards, a member of the Plainview Noon Lions Club, and was past president of the local Plainview Plumbers Association. He was very active and involved in Girls Town USA.
On July 9, 1939, he married Mary True in Plainview.
Survivors include his wife; a son and daughter-in-law, Joe and Nova Sherman of Plainview; a sister, Charlsey Chisum of Plano; a niece, Bette Cox of Plano; two granddaughters and their spouses, Jennifer and Kyle Streun of Olton and Janna and Cody Bennett of Plainview; and five great-grandchildren, Jordan, KyLea and Jackson Streun and Andrew and Riley Bennett.
A son, Bill Elkins Sherman, is deceased.
The family suggests memorials to VistaCare Family Hospice, First United Methodist Church, or to the Parkinsons Foundation.
Ernest F. Craigo
Burial arrangements are by Futrell Funeral Home Downtown Chapel.
Mr. Craigo died Thursday, Jan. 13, 2000, in El Paso.
He grew up in the Springlake-Earth area and enrolled in Wayland in September of 1934. He played quarterback on the 1934-35 Wayland football teams and when Wayland dropped football for the 1936-37 seasons, he served as basketball player/coach for the 1936 season. He led the team to a second place in the state junior college tournament.
After graduating from Wayland (then a junior college) in 1936, he enrolled in Sul Ross State and completed his bachelor´s degree in 1938. He returned to Wayland and coached football and men´s and women´s basketball for three years before joining the U.S. Air Force in 1942.
He served in the European theater during World War II and later in Korea, achieving the rank of lieutenant colonel. He was awarded the presidential citation with cluster and six campaign star for meritorious service.
After his discharge, he returned to El Paso and worked with the city as recreation director, was an insurance salesman and a member of the city council. He also served as chairman of the El Paso Parks, Recreation and Health Department. He returned to the classroom in 1962 and taught history and government and was student activities director and an assistant principal before retiring in 1977.
He was presented the Distinguished Leadership Alumni Award by Wayland´s Association of Former Students in 1986 and was inducted into the Wayland Athletic Hall of Honor in 1993.
He was a former El Paso city councilman and a past member of Kiwanis.
Survivors include his wife, L. Kathleen; a son and daughter-in-law, William H. and Charlotte Craigo of El Paso; a daughter and son-in-law, Candace Fay and Lt. Col. Karl Kraus of Fairfax, Va.; five sisters, Estelle Parmer and Dee Thompson, both of Littlefield, Elizabeth Easter of Denver, Colo., Ruth Peel of Ronan, Mont., Lee Craigo of Lubbock; and two grandchildren.
Evan H. Bishop
FLOYDADA - Graveside services for infant twins Evan H. Bishop and Erin A. Bishop, children of Gregory Brown and LeAnn Evans Bishop, will be at 2 p.m. Thursday in Floyd County Memorial Park with the Rev. Anthony Sisemore, pastor of First Baptist Church, officiating.
Arrangements are by Moore-Rose-White Funeral Home.
Also surviving are paternal grandmother, Nancy Bishop of Floydada; maternal grandparents, Ronald and Alyne Evans of Floydada; and maternal great-grandmother, Dorothy Reeves of Floydada.
Hoyt R. Fulenwider
CHILDRESS - Funeral services for Hoyt R. Fulenwider, 83, will be at 2 p.m. today in Fairview Church of Christ with Jeff Foster and Mike Suiter of Clarendon officiating.
Burial will be in the Childress Cemetery by Johnson Funeral Home.
Mr. Fulenwider died Sunday, Jan. 16, 2000.
He was born in Celeste. He served with the military and was a mechanical technician for the Texas Department of Transportation. He was a member of Fairview Church of Christ.
Survivors include his wife, Mary Ellen; a son, Ray Fulenwider of Amarillo; two stepsons, Phil McEndree of Corpus Christi and Marcus McEndree of Stephenville; two stepdaughters, Phyllis Brack of Plainview and Karen Moore of Childress; a brother, Elmer Fulenwider of Albuquerque, N.M.; four grandchildren; nine step-grandchildren; and three step-great-grandchildren.
His first wife, Cleo, is deceased.
SAN ANGELO - Funeral Mass for Lilly “Lil” Maybin Messick Glodt were at 10 a.m. Thursday in Holy Angels Catholic Church.
Burial was in Calvary Cemetery by Johnson´s Funeral Home.
Rosary was recited at 7 p.m. Wednesday in the funeral home chapel.
Mrs. Glodt died Monday, Jan. 10, 2000, in San Angelo Community Medical Center.
She was born in Marksville, La. She attended Louisiana State University and worked at Barksdale Air Force Base in Shreveport. On Feb. 25, 1948, she married Robert “Bob” Edward Glodt Sr. in Shreveport, La. They moved to San Angelo in 1958 and purchased a flower shop which she and her husband operated for 42 years.
She was a member of Holy Angels Catholic Church, West Texas-New Mexico Florist Association and the Texas State Florist Association.
Survivors include her husband; a son and daughter-in-law, Robert E. “Bob” Jr. and Barbara Glodt of Plainview; a daughter and son-in-law, Stacy and John Pool of Midland; one sister, Mrs. George (Peggy) Hamilton of Jackson, Miss.; two brothers, Al Messick of Boulder City, Nev., and Edward “Sonny” Messick of Houma, La.; and four grandchildren, including Tyler and Travis Glodt of Plainview.
SILVERTON - Funeral services for Oford King, 85, will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday in First Baptist Church with the Rev. Randy Mullin, pastor, and J.D. Nance, a Church of Christ minister, officiating.
Burial will be in Silverton Cemetery by Myers-Long Funeral Directors.
Mr. King died Sunday, Jan. 16, 2000, in Plainview.
He was born March 15, 1914, in Coleman and moved to Childress with his family in 1926. He was a rancher and had worked for the Smith Ranch in Childress, the Crews Ranch in Raton, N.M., and the Vermejo Park Ranch in New Mexico. He moved back to Childress in 1942 and worked for the TV Ranch for 28 years.
He moved to the Silverton area in 1969 and worked for the Eagle Point Cattle Company and moved to Silverton in 1988 where he was the cemetery caretaker for eight years.
He was a member of First Baptist Church.
On June 6, 1942, he married Christene Beal in Hollis, Okla.
Survivors include his wife; a son and daughter-in-law, Ray and Glenda King of Elkhart, Kan.; two daughters and sons-in-law, Brenda and Earl Rowan of Floydada and Kathy Jo and Joe Bob Via of Canyon; five brothers, Obert Ray King of Amarillo, Glyn King and Neilson King, both of Silverton, Mervin King and Jim King, both of Cortez, Colo.; three sisters, Evelyn Vaughan of Cortez, Colo., Adelle Ennis of Denton and Ruth French of Ord, Neb.; and six grandchildren.
Four brothers, Mike King, Doyle King, Orville King and Owen King, are deceased.
The family suggests memorials to the Silverton Cemetery Association or to the Silverton Volunteer Ambulance Service.
BROWNFIELD - Graveside services for Kenneth Dale Thompson, 59, will be at 2 p.m. today in Terrace Cemetery with the Rev. Johnny Long officiating.
Burial arrangements are by Hudman Funeral home.
Mr. Thompson died Sunday, Jan. 16, 2000, in Covenant Medical Center.
He was born Oct. 3, 1940, in Brownfield. He was a farmer, mechanic, a scoutmaster and a Methodist.
Survivors include a son, Tim Thompson of Oak Creek; two daughters, Shand Roczniak of Brownfield and Deann Thompson of Roseburg, Ore.; two step-sons, Marlon Mulkey of Slaton and Ritchie Mulkey of Dallas; three sisters, Velya Arnold of Tulia, Patsy Leonard of Lubbock and Gloria Cooper of Booneville; and 11 grandchildren.