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|Angelina "Angie" Carrasco
Funeral Mass for Angelina “Angie” Carrasco, 36, will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday in Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church with the Rev. Gerry Kenney, pastor, officiating.
Burial will be in Plainview Cemetery by Lemons Funeral Home.
Rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. today in Lemons Memorial Chapel.
Ms. Carrasco died at 2:16 a.m. Friday, May 19, 2000, in Covenant Hospital.
She was born July 6, 1963, in Canutillo. She moved to Plainview in 1979 and was employed by Excel Beefpackers for 10 years. She attended Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church.
Survivors include two daughters, Brenda Carrasco and Angelita Carrasco, both of Plainview; a son, David Lee Carrasco of Plainview; her mother and stepfather, Angelita and George Valencia of Plainview; her father and stepmother, Thomas and Rosa Hernandez Sr., of Laredo; six brothers, Thomas, Richard, Luis, Miguel and Alex Hernandez, all of Plainview, and Juan Hernandez of St. Paul, Minn.; three sisters, Adelina Hernandez of North Platte, Neb., Rosa Biggoose of Ponca City, Okla., and Elena Hernandez of Plainview; a step-sister, Veronica Hernandez of Laredo; the father of her children, Ruben Carrasco; and her grandfather, Angel Pena of Plainview.
IDALOU - Funeral Mass for Domingo Garcia, 82, will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday in St. Philip Benezi Catholic Church with Monsignor Roland Buxkemper officiating.
Burial will be in Idalou Cemetery by White Funeral Home.
Rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. today and Tuesday in the same church.
Mr. Garcia died Sunday, May 21, 2000, at his residence.
He was born May 20, 1917, in Seguin. He attended school in Merlin and moved to Idalou in 1948 from Edinberg. He was a farmer and retired in 1987.
He was a member of St. Philip Benezi Catholic Church, Sacred Heart Society and Cursillistas.
On Jan. 4, 1939, he married Lenor Segovia in Seguin.
Survivors include his wife; eight sons, Frank Garcia of Abernathy, Albert Garcia of Muleshoe, Martin Garcia of Lubbock and Domingo Jr., John, Manuel, Carlos and Joe Garcia, all of Idalou; four daughters, Refugia Hernandez of Lubbock, Sara Garcia of Idalou, Isabel Garcia of Garden City, Kan., and Dolores Flores of Wolfforth; three brothers, Dario and Martin Garcia, both of Edinburg, and Cruz Garcia of Rochester; two sisters, Refugia Mantos and Amalia Rodriguez, both of Spokane, Wash.; 43 grandchildren; 44 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
A son, Raul Garcia Sr., died in 1993.
The body will be at the church until service time.
The family suggests memorials to Idalou Meals on Wheels, P.O. Box 885, Idalou, TX 79329.
FLOYDADA - Funeral services for Rafael Hernandez, 37, were at 10 a.m. today in Moore-Rose-White Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Alejandro Ruiz Jr. officiating.
Burial was in Floydada Cemetery by Moore-Rose-White Funeral Home.
Mr. Hernandez died Friday, May 19, 2000, in Mangold Memorial Hospital in Lockney.
He was born Feb. 16, 1963, in Floydada. He had been a life-long resident of Floydada.
Survivors include four daughters, Selema Martinez and Evet Taymo, both of Denver, Colo., and Ashley Hernandez and Victoria Hernandez, both of Mathis; his parents, Carlos Hernandez Sr. of Olmito and Florinda Beltron Edmonds of Floydada; seven brothers, Roger, Carlos Jr., Benny, Israel and Raymond Hernandez, all of Floydada, Alfredo Hernandez of Santa Maria, Calif., and George Hernandez of Plainview; three sisters, Ida James and Mary Deets, both of Santa Maria, Calif., and Janie Hernandez of Bakersfield, Calif.; and a grandson, Nathan Lynn Martinez.
FLOYDADA - Funeral services for Irene Irby, 86, will be at 2 p.m. today in First United Methodist Church with the Rev. Anthony Sisemore, pastor of First Baptist Church, officiating.
Burial will be in Floyd County Memorial Park by Moore-Rose-White Funeral Home.
Mrs. Irby died Saturday, May 20, 2000, in Floydada Rehabilitation & Care Center.
She was born Jan. 28, 1914, in Flomot, the daughter of the late Bron and Pearl Merrell Martin. She graduated from Flomot High School in 1931 and moved to Floydada from Motley County in 1942. She was a homemaker and a member of First Baptist Church.
In December of 1933, she married Raymond Irby in Childress. He died April 13, 1977.
Survivors include a son, Larry Irby of Odessa; a daughter, Ray Nell Bearden of Floydada; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Four brothers and two sisters are deceased.
The family suggests memorials to the Benevolence Fund of First Baptist Church, 401 S. Main, Floydada, TX 79235.
CROSBYTON - Funeral services for Jose Alejandro Jardon, 74, will be at 2 p.m. today in San Jose Catholic Church with the Rev. Leo Pahamtang officiating.
Burial will be in Crosbyton Cemetery by Adams Funeral Home.
Mr. Jardon died Saturday, May 20, 2000, at his residence.
He was born Aug. 27, 1925, in Sinton. He was a Catholic
In May of 1941, he married married Tomasana Bustamate in Sinton.
Survivors include his wife; two sons, Fino Jardon of Crosbyton and Jose Jardon Jr., of Robstown; six daughters, Maria Sanchez of Plainview, Olga Salazar of Lorenzo, Sonea Moreno of Crosbyton, Ana Rios and Velma Garcia, both of Lubbock, and Youlanda Mercado of Ennis; three brothers, Jesus Jardon of Sinton, Augustine Jardon of California and Arnulfo Jardon of Corpus Christi; three sisters, Esperanza Gonzales of Sinton, Carlota Narvariz of Corpus Christi and Juanita Euresti of Edinburg; 15 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.
FLOYDADA - Funeral services for Phillip Owens, 57, are pending with Moore-Rose-White Funeral Home.
Mr. Owens died Sunday, May 21, 2000, at his residence.
Emily Delle Bechtold
Funeral services for Emily Delle Bechtold, 77, are pending with Wood-Dunning Funeral Home.
Mrs. Bechtold died at 7:50 a.m. today, May 30, 2000, in Prairie House Living Center.
PETERSBURG - Funeral services for Elzra Carr, 81, of Lubbock, will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday in First Baptist Church with the Rev. Oscar Gentry of Hopewell Baptist Church in Petersburg officiating.
Burial will be in Petersburg Cemetery by White Funeral Home of Lubbock.
Mrs. Carr died Saturday, May 27, 2000, at Golden Age Nursing Home in Lubbock.
She was born Sept. 27, 1918, in Teneha. She was a homemaker and a member of Hopewell Baptist Church and Friendship Holy Baptist Church No. 3.
Survivors include three sons, Arvis Byrd of Teneha, L.C. Carr Jr., of Plainview and Leonard Carr of DeSoto; eight daughters, Dorothy Odom of Orange, Betty Nails of Plainview, Ella Stewart of California, Murlene Watkin of Arlington, Evon Bradley of Dallas, Artella Seth of Petersburg and Avias Croff and Lille Spence, both of Lubbock; a brother, Bud Byrd of Houston; 42 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.
A daughter, Shirley Carr, is deceased.
POST - Graveside services for Mattie Louzell Chandler, 90, will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday in Terrace Cemetery with the Rev. Paul Jones officiating.
Burial will be by Hudman Funeral Home.
Mrs. Chandler died Saturday, May 27, 2000, in University Medical Center in Lubbock.
She was born Nov. 5, 1909, in Shelby County. She had worked for the Postex Cotton Mill and was a Methodist.
Survivors include a daughter, Tommie Woods of Post; a son, Charles Chandler of Post; four sisters, Berneice Lawson of Modesto, Calif., Gertrude Hopkins of Haskell, Dixie Payne of Tahoka and Joy Day of Plainview; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Funeral services for Corinne Henson, 92, are pending with Lemons Funeral Home.
Mrs. Henson died at 5:20 a.m. today, May 30, 2000, in Prairie House Living Center.
Wilburn Wayne Hunt
ELECTRA - No funeral services are planned for Wilburn Wayne Hunt, 60, former Plainview resident.
Cremation arrangements are by Dutton Funeral Home.
He died Saturday, May 27, 2000, at Hospice Center in Wichita Falls.
Mr. Hunt was born Sept. 8, 1939, in Flomot. He moved with his family to Plainview in 1945. He moved to Electra in 1960 and worked as a lineman for the City of Electra for many years.
On Sept. 14, 1957, he married Freda Mae Rogers in Plainview.
Survivors include his wife; two sons, Billy Wayne Hunt of Garland and Timmy Wayne Hunt of Electra; three sisters, Monica Baker of Plainview, Nevada Harvell of Carnegie, Okla., and Betty Haak of Aurora, Ore.; three brothers, F.B. Hunt of Emmitt, Idaho, Clayton Hunt of Cement, Okla., and Ray C. Hunt of Arlington; and three grandsons.
The family suggests memorials to Hospice of Wichita Falls, 4909 Johnson Road, Wichita Falls, TX 786308.
LUBBOCK - Funeral services for Lucy Mattie Mickler, 90, will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday in the Tankersley Funeral Home Chapel.
Burial will be in Highland Memorial Cemetery.
Mrs. Mickler died Sunday, May 28, 2000, at a Lubbock nursing home.
She was born Feb. 10, 1910, in Comanche County, the daughter of Luther and Mattie Squires. She moved to Stamford in 1930 and worked at the Stamford Air Field during World War II and then for Houston Hardware until 1953. She received her LVN from Stamford Hospital in 1955 and moved to Lubbock and worked as a private nurse until 1973.
She was a member of the Rebecca Lodge and served two years as president and two years as secretary of the Texas LVN Nurses Association. She was a member of Bacon Heights Baptist Church and a volunteer at Lubbock State School.
In 1928, she married Richard Mickler. He is deceased.
Survivors include two sons, Richard Mickler Jr. of Lake Stamford and James Luther Mickler of Eustace; two daughters, Sue Cockrell and Mary Frances Hardin, both of Lubbock; and two sisters, Eloise Williamson of Plainview and Othell Kinsey of Houston.
A daughter, Charlotte Pritchard, is deceased.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home Tuesday from 6-7 p.m.
FLOYDADA - Memorial services for Maurine Parks, 80, of South Plains, will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday in in First United Methodist Church with the Rev. Wendell Horn, pastor, officiating.
Cremation arrangements are by Moore-Rose-White Funeral Home.
Mrs. Parks died Sunday, May 28, 2000, in Lockney Health and Rehabilitation Center.
She was born Maurine Shearer on Nov. 19, 1919, in Young County. She graduated from Tulia High School and attended Lubbock Business College. In 1950, she moved to South Plains from Amarillo.
On Aug. 11, 1940, she married Isaac Harvey “Sparky” Parks in Amarillo and they owned and operated Parks Oil for 33 years in South Plains. She retired in 1983.
She was a member of the American Cancer Society and Red Cross and started Cub Scouts and Boy Scouts in South Plains. She was a member of First United Methodist Church in Floydada where she taught Sunday school and sang in the choir.
Survivors include her husband; two sons, Eddie Parks of Livingston and Jay F. Parks of Dimmitt; two sisters, Dorris Lawson and Martha Blaine, both of Amarillo; six grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
The family suggests memorials to First United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 719, Floydada, TX 79235.
BIG SPRING - Funeral services for Bevie Brown, 91, will be at 4 p.m. Wednesday in Nalley-Pickle-Welch Funeral Home.
Burial will be in Trinity Memorial Park.
Mrs. Brown died Monday, Aug. 28, 2000, in Lubbock after a lengthy illness.
She was born Bevie Alice Terry on Sept. 14, 1908, in Jemison, Ala. After her mother´s death in 1918, she moved with her father and two brothers to Texas. She moved to Ackerly in 1929 where she lived until 1975. She moved to Noel, Mo. in 1975 and back to Ackerly in 1980. She moved to Lubbock in 1992.
She was a member of the Ackerly Church of Christ, was a homemaker and enjoyed traveling and fishing.
Survivors include two sons, Troy Brown of Hale Center and Billy Brown of Ackerly; a daughter, Dovie Jo Batson of Ackerly; two brothers, Coy Terry and Fred Terry, both of Brownfield; a sister, Wanda Smith of Meadow; six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
An infant daughter, Evelyn Justine, died in 1927. Also deceased are two brothers, Leland Terry in 1947 and R.T. Brown in 1985.
The family suggests memorials to a favorite charity or to the Hale County Farm and Ranch Museum, P.O. Box 834, Hale Center, TX 79041.
Roy Glen Cook
Memorial services for Roy Glen Cook, 67, will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday in Bartley-Silva Memorial Chapel with the Rev. A.C. Hamilton, retired Baptist minister, officiating.
Cremation arrangements were by Bartley-Silva Funeral Home.
Mr. Cook died Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2000, in Covenant Hospital.
He was born Dec. 18, 1932, in Vernon. He moved to Plainview in 1955 from Stephenville. He was a paint contractor and enjoyed radio-controlled airplanes.
On May 7, 1967, he married Doris Johnson in Juarez, Mexico.
Survivors include his wife; one son, Brian Cook of Plainview; one daughter, Toya Presley of Italy; a brother, Morris Tom Cook of Colorado Springs, Colo., two grandchildren; and an aunt, Lois Kiser of Plainview.
MISSION - Funeral Mass for Manuel Garcia, 85, was held at 10 a.m. today in Holy Rosary Catholic Church.
Burial was in Laurel Hill Cemetery by De Leon Memorial Funeral Home of La Joya.
Mr. Garcia died Sunday, Aug. 27, 2000, at his residence.
He was born in La Grulla and had lived in Mission most of his life.
Survivors include his wife, Josefina; four sons, Manuel Garcia Jr., Reynaldo Garcia Sr., Jose Q. Garcia and Rene Garcia, all of Mission; seven daughters, Rosa Garcia, Eva Pena, Juami Herrera and Juanita Herrera, all of Mission, Julia Gonzalez of Floydada, Diola Magallan of Plainview and Gloria Casanova of La Joya; one brother, Lauriano Garcia of Florida; two sisters, Concepcion De Leon and Lydia Forguer, both of Mission; 58 grandchildren, including Rosemary Gonzales and Isabell Pe–a, both of Plainview, and Adam Gonzales of Floydada; 115 great-grandchildren; and 10 great-great-grandchildren.
A son, Rafael Garcia, died in 1976.
DUMAS - Graveside services for Marlene Hall, 61, former Olton resident, will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday in Olton Cemetery with Leon Talley, minister of 6th Street Church of Christ in Friona, officiating.
Burial arrangements are by Foskey-Lilley-McGill Funeral Homes.
Ms. Hall died at 5:02 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 27, 2000, in Dumas Nursing Center.
She was born March 10, 1939, in Olton. She lived in Olton until moving to Friona in 1968 and had recently moved to Dumas. She also had lived in Dimmitt and had worked as a cashier.
Survivors include a brother, Donald Powell of Dumas.
Her mother and father, Andy and Leola Powell, a brother, Jack D. Powell, and a sister, Leslie Powell, are deceased.
LUBBOCK - Funeral services for Edward Bernard Wallingsford, 72, will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday in W.W. Rix Chapel with the Rev. John H. Ballard officiating.
Burial arrangements are by Rix Funeral Home.
Mr. Wallingsford died Sunday, Aug. 27, 2000, in Covenant Medical Center.
He was born March 16, 1928, in Meridian. During the Korean War, he served with the U.S. Army and also during the occupation of Germany. He worked for Lubbock Equipment and Supply, National Air Products in Chicago and Western Air Products as an oxygen plant operator. He was a Baptist.
On Jan. 12, 1954, he married Elaine Baylock in Long Beach, Calif.
Survivors include his wife; a daughter, Karen Wallingsford Stone of Lubbock; three brothers, David Wallingsford of Waco, Harland Wallingsford of Plainview and Jerome Wallingsford of Matador; a sister, Dorothy Ray of Plainview; and two grandchildren.
Funeral services for Patsy Willborn, 59, will be at 4:30 p.m. Wednesday in Trinity United Methodist Church with the Rev. Horace Abbott, pastor, officiating.
Burial will be in Plainview Cemetery by Lemons Funeral Home.
Mrs. Willborn died at 5 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 26, 2000, at her residence.
She was born Nov. 28, 1940, in Lorenzo. She moved to Plainview at an early age and attended Plainview schools. She worked for Plainview Independent School District in cafeterias for 26 years, the first year at Thunderbird and the remaining 25 years at College Hill where she was cafeteria manager.
She was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church, The Melody Sunday School Class and United Methodist Women.
On June 21, 1957, she married Richard Wilborn in Plainview.
Survivors include her husband; one daughter and son-in-law, Pamela and Richard Riggs of Naperville, Ill.; two sons, and a daughter-in-law, Miles and Lisa Willborn of Midland and Eric R. Willborn of Dallas; a brother, Floyd Skirlock of Tyler; two sisters, Marie Shipman and Fern Gant, both of Plainview; her father-in-law, N.B. Willborn of Plainview; two grandsons and a granddaughter-in-law, Allen and Anna Lees and Nelson Willborn, all of Midland; and a granddaughter, LeeAnn Lees of Midland.
IDALOU - Funeral services for Helen Becton, 83, will be at 3 p.m. Saturday in Idalou United Methodist Church with the Rev. James Willborn, pastor, officiating, assisted by the Rev. John Burk, minister of LakeRidge United Methodist Church.
Burial will be in Becton Cemetery by Adams Funeral Home of Lorenzo.
Mrs. Becton died Thursday, Sept. 28, 2000, in Promiseland Personal Care Center in Shallowater.
She was a homemaker, a member of Idalou United Methodist Church and Wesley Sunday school class and also was a member of the Civic Culture Club and Open Heart Club.
Surviving are three sons, Joe Dale Becton of Marble Falls, Jim Becton of Idalou and Jerry Becton of Plainview; a daughter, Polly Wampler of Lubbock; a brother, Jim Jones of Boulder City, N.D.; nine grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Funeral services for Irene Coe, 93, will be at 2 p.m. Saturday in First Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Drew Travis, pastor, officiating.
Burial will be in Plainview Memorial Park by Lemons Funeral Home.
Mrs. Coe died at 9:10 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2000, in Hi-Plains Nursing Home in Hale Center.
She was born July 11, 1907 in Matoy, Okla. She grew up in Matoy and Ada, Okla. and attended the Presbyterian College in Durant, Okla. She married John G. Coe Sr. on Aug. 3, 1926 in Durant. He died Feb. 20, 1977.
After marriage, she lived in Lyford, moved to Dawn in 1929, to Tulia in 1944 and later to Muleshoe. She moved to Plainview in 1957 and worked for West Pharmacy as a sales clerk in the cosmetics department until the pharmacy closed.
She was a member of First Presbyterian Church, the Order of the Eastern Star and the Delphin Club.
Surviving are two sons, John Coe of Dallas and Benton Coe of Plainview; three sisters, Mary F. Koonce and Opal Davis, both of Lubbock, and Bernice Noble of Amarillo; four grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Four brothers are deceased.
The family suggests memorials to First Presbyterian Church Student Loan Fund, 2101 Utica, Plainview, TX 79072.
ABERNATHY - Funeral services for Marva Cox, 84, will be at 4:30 p.m. Saturday in First Baptist Church with the Rev. Mike Wilcox, pastor, officiating.
Burial will be in Abernathy Cemetery by Abell Funeral Home.
Mrs. Cox died Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2000, in Covenant Medical Center in Lubbock.
She was born May 16, 1916 in Estelline. She graduated from Shallowater High School in 1934 and attended Draughn´s Business College. She married James E. “Mutt” Brown. He died in 1944. She married Benny Cox on Nov. 23, 1957 in Clovis, N.M. He died in 1964.
She was a member of First Baptist Church and the Highsteppers Choir and also was a member of Abernathy Senior Citizens and Retired Senior Volunteer Program.
Surviving are three brothers, Delton Richerson of Lubbock, Joe Richerson of Levelland and Truman Richerson of Abernathy and several nephews and nieces.
A daughter, Marva Lynn Brown, died in 1936.
The family suggests memorials to Abernathy Senior Citizens, 717 Ave. C., Abernathy, TX 79311 or to First Baptist Church Building Fund, 411 7th Street, Abernathy, TX 79311.
Ernest Durrett Jr.
ABERNATHY - Funeral services for Ernest Durrett Jr., 75, will be at 2 p.m. Saturday in First Baptist Church with the rev. Mike Wilcox, pastor, officiating.
Masonic Graveside rites will be in the Abernathy Cemetery with burial by Abell Funeral Home.
Mr. Durrett died Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2000, at his residence.
He was born April 10, 1925 in Tyler and married Doris Teague on June 9, 1951 in Lubbock. He was a lifelong Abernathy resident and served in the United States Army during World War II. He served as a medic in one of the first occupational troops in Tokyo. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge and First Baptist Church. He retired from farming in 1983.
Surviving are his wife; a son, Glynn Durrett of Jasper; a daughter, Jan Harkey of Fort Worth; a brother, Kenneth Durrett of Cordova, Tenn., and three grandchildren.
The family suggests memorials to First Baptist Church Building Fund, 411 7th Street, Abernathy, TX 79311.
ANTON - Funeral services for Charles Milton Kiker, 91, will be at 1 p.m. Saturday in First Methodist Church with the Rev. Bruce Parks, retired Methodist minister, officiating, assisted by Vance Roberts.
Burial will be in Dreamland Cemetery in Canyon by Sanders Funeral Home of Lubbock.
Mr. Kiker died Wednesday, Sept. 27, 2000, in Lubbock Hospitality House.
He was born March 2, 1909 in Stephenville and graduated from Crosbyton High School, West Texas State University with a degree in education and received his master´s and doctorate in education from Texas Tech.
He was a teacher for 10 years and for more than 30 years was an instructor, evaluator, adviser and writer for various technical schools of U.S. Air Force.
He married Nedra Oneta Peel on Nov. 30, 1932 in Phoenix, Ariz. Since his retirement in 1978, he and his wife had lived in Anton where he had served as mayor. He also had been director of the First United Methodist Church choir, initiated an independent Senior Citizens Center, was president of the Lions Club, worshipful master for the Masonic Lodge No. 1272. He also was a member of Phi Delta Kappa fraternity.
Survivors include his wife; a daughter, Neta Latrice Ferrell of Crosbyton; a son, Charles M. Kiker II of Littleton, Colo.; two sisters, Clara Criswell of National City, Calif. and Victoria McNeely-Layfield of Early; seven grandchildren; a great-grandson, and several nieces and nephews, including Mrs. Kenneth Gregg and Wayne Fowler of Plainview.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6-7:30 today.
Memorials are suggested to the Anton Senior Citizens Center, P.O. Box 378, Anton, TX 79313.