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Wendell Breland

GRAND PRAIRIE - Funeral services for Jerry Wendell Breland, 56, former Plainview resident, were at 1 p.m. Saturday in Chism & Smith Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Danny Curry of Arlington officiating.

Burial was at Oak Grove Memorial Gardens in Irving.

Mr. Breland died Wednesday, April 8, 1998.

He was born Oct. 16, 1941, in Olton, the son of the late Silas and Jewell Breland. He lived in Plainview in the late 1960s and farmed. He moved to Grand Prairie-Irving areas in the early 1970s and worked in the automobile body repair business at Toyota of Irving.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Army.

Survivors include his wife, Jean; three daughters, Delenia Partridge of Mesquite, Rhonda Owens of Kaufman and Deneice Rummer of Irving; three sisters, Wanda McCartie of Scottsdale, Ariz., formerly of Plainview, Alice Shivers of Quitaque and Deloyce Brothers of Clovis, N.M.; 10 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Two brothers, Royce and Marcus Breland, and a sister, Mary Breland, are deceased.
 

James S. Johnson

Funeral services for James S. “Jim” Johnson, 78, will be at 11 a.m. Friday in Parkview Baptist Church with the Rev. Joe P. Weldon, pastor, officiating.

Burial will be in Parklawn Memorial Gardens by Lemons Funeral Home.

Mr. Johnson died at 11:05 a.m. Monday, April 14, 1998, in University Medical Center in Lubbock.

He was born Oct. 3, 1919, in Barbourville, Ky. He served with the U.S. Army during World War II from 1941 to 1945. He moved to Plainview in 1960 and worked for Hale County as a heavy equipment operator. He was a coach for Little League and Babe Ruth League for 23 years.

On Feb. 26, 1948, he married Maxine Tubman in Plainview.

Survivors include his wife; one daughter, Ruth Cunningham of Levelland; two sons, Gary Johnson of Claude and Dusty Johnson of Plainview; five brothers, Bill, Herbert and Sawyer Johnson, all of Barbourville, Lester Johnson of Florida, and Ed Johnson of Rio Grande, N.M.; three sisters, Stacy Glover of Clovis, N.M., Viola Lundy and Mildred Meek, both of Barbourville; 11 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

A daughter, Barbara Diane McCollum, and a grandson, Michael Paul McCollum, are deceased.
 

Mae B. Row

MEMPHIS - Funeral service for Mae B. Murdock Row, 86, will be at 10 a.m. Friday in Travis Baptist Church with the Rev. Bob Reid officiating.

Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery by Spicer Funeral Home.

Mrs. Row died Tuesday, April 14, 1998.

She was born in Connerville, Okla., and had worked as a cook for the Memphis Independent School District for many years. She was a member of the Assembly of God Church.

Survivors include a son, J.R. Murdock of Amarillo; two daughters, Lorinia King of Memphis and Christine Lindsey of Amarillo; three brothers, Nathan Ellis of Memphis, Preston Ellis of Amarillo and James Ellis of Lockney; three sisters, Florene King of Roff, Okla., Orie Wisdom of Bromide, Okla., and Ellen Loper of Portland, Ind.; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

The family suggests memorials to a favorite charity.
 

Walter Simpson Jr.

FLOYDADA - Funeral services for Walter Simpson Jr., 72, of Hereford, will be at 2 p.m. Friday in First Baptist Church with the Rev. Gene Hawkins, interim pastor, officiating.

Burial will be in Floyd County Memorial Park by Parkside Chapel of Hereford.

Mr. Simpson died Wednesday, April 15, 1998, in Hereford Regional Medical Center.

He was born Aug. 31, 1925, in Sparta, Tenn. He served with the U.S. Army during World War II and attended Texas Tech University. He was a farmer and a member of First Baptist Church.

Survivors include three sons, Steve Simpson of Arlington, Mike Simpson of Canyon and Doug Simpson of Edmond, Okla.; a daughter, Cindy Cole of Hereford; a brother, Jim Simpson of Floydada; and seven grandchildren.

The body will be at Moore-Rose-White Funeral Home until funeral time.

The family suggests memorials to the Floyd County Friends Multi-Purpose Building in Floydada or to First Baptist Church.
 

Julian Valdez Sr.

Funeral Mass for Julia Valdez Sr., 88, of Modesto, Calif., formerly of Plainview, will be at 2 p.m. Friday in Lemons Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Ben Kasteel, pastor of Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church, officiating.

Burial will be in Plainview Cemetery by Lemons Funeral Home.

Mr. Valdez died at 4:45 p.m. Sunday, April 12, 1998, in Doctor´s Medical Center in Modesto, Calif.

He was born May 24, 1909, in Uvalde. He had worked in construction in various cities and towns. He was a Catholic.

His wife, Maria Leal Valdez, died June 18, 1986, in Plainview.

Survivors include two daughters, Natalia Martinez of Amarillo and Dominga Garcia of Plainview; two sons, Julian L. Baldez Jr. of Modesto, Calif., and Rojelio Baldez of Amarillo; 14 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.

Christopher Ferguson

LOCKNEY - Funeral services for Christopher Ferguson, 13, will be at 1 p.m. Friday in Lockney High School Gymnasium with the Rev. Glenn Clark, pastor of Bethel Baptist Church in Plainview, the Rev. Q.D. Bevill, associate pastor of Bethal Baptist Church and the Rev. Brad Ferguson, an uncle, officiating.

Burial will be in Plainview Memorial Park by Moore-Rose-White Funeral Home.

Mr. Ferguson died Tuesday, April 28, 1998.

He was born Oct. 2, 1984 in Hale Center, the son of Gregory Loyd Ferguson and Lori Chiddix Martin. He moved to Lockney from Plainview in 1997 and was a seventh grade student at Lockney Junior High School. He was a member of Aiken Baptist Church.

Survivors include his mother and stepfather, Lori and Henry Martin of Lockney; his father and stepmother, Greg and Lisa Ferguson of Lubbock; a brother, Matthew Ferguson of Lockney; three stepbrothers, Kyle Graves, Gary Don Graves and Lane Edward James Clark, all of Lubbock; and his grandparents, Frances Chiddix of Plainview, Joann Kernell of Lubbock and Mr. and Mrs. Ray Ferguson of Lubbock.

The family suggests memorials to the Aiken Baptist Church Sound System Fund, Rt. 2, Box 42, Lockney, TX 79241.
 

Percy Henry Gruhlkey

ADRIAN - Funeral services for Percy Henry Gruhlkey, 86, will be at 2 p.m. Friday in Adrian United Methodist Church with the Rev. Rich Jones, pastor, officiating.

Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery in Vega by Vega Funeral Home.

Mr. Gruhlkey died Monday, April 27, 1998.

He was born in Enid, Okla. He graduated from Vega High School and Draughon´s Business College in Amarillo. He had lived in Adrian for 80 years where he owned and operated Caprock Service Station. He also was a carpenter and farmed and ranched.

He was a member of Adrian United Methodist Church.

In 1933 he married Marie Scott in Tucumcari, N.M. She died in 1988.

Survivors include a daughter, Esther Banks of Plainview; a brother, R.M. Gruhlkey of Adrian; and four grandchildren.

A son, John Henry Gruhlkey, died in 1995.

The family suggests memorials to Adrian United Methodist Church.
 

Emma Omega Hardy

TOW - Funeral services for Emma Omega Hardy, 85, will be at 10 a.m. Saturday in First Baptist Church with the Rev. Jerald Moore officiating.

Burial will be in Tow Cemetery in Llano County by Waldrope-Hatfield-Hawthorne Funeral Home of Llano.

Mrs. Hardy died Monday, April 27, 1998.

She was born in Collingsworth County. She was a homemaker and member of First Baptist Church.

In 1945 she married Houston Hardy in San Antonio. He died in 1997.

Survivors include a daughter, Judith Arce of San Antonio; a sister, Nita Henning of Tulia; a brother, the Rev. Noble Crawford of Santa Cruz, Calif.; seven grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.

The family suggests memorials to the American Cancer Society, or to the American Heart Association.
 

Hazel Stephens

Funeral services for Hazel Louise Stephens, 82, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday in Southside Assembly of God Church with the Rev. R.T. Havener, pastor, officiating.

Burial will be in Parklawn Memorial Gardens by Wood-Dunning Funeral Home.

Mrs. Stephens died at 7 a.m. Tuesday, April 28, 1998, in Methodist Hospital Lubbock.

She was born June 15, 1915, in Dalhart, the daughter of the late J.B. and Eva Inez Cooper. After her mother´s death that same year, she was adopted by Felix “Fee” and Tennie Moss in Logan, N.M. where she grew up and attended schools.

She attended New Mexico Eastern College in Portales, and taught school for several years in Albert, N.M. In 1937 she moved to Paducah and farmed. She moved to Portales in 1947 and worked for the Morgan Law Firm and the Portales News Tribune as society editor.

She moved to Matador in 1958 and worked for Thacker Butane. In 1963 she moved to Plainview and operated a laundromat. She later worked for The Plainview Daily Herald as church editor and assistant society editor for several years, retiring in 1985.

She was an active member of Southside Assembly of God Church and the foreign missions organization, music and ministry of her church; also the D.A.R., Knife and Fork Club and was an honorary sister of Beta Sigma Phi. She also was a supporter of hospice and the Literacy Program.

In 1937 she married Jack Harold Williams in Tucumcari, N.M. He is deceased. On Aug. 24, 1958, she married Leslie Earl Stephens in Matador. He died Dec. 15, 1979.

Survivors include two daughters, Donna Williams Nelson Lucas and her husband Gary of McMinnville, Ore., and Mary Helen Stephens Cross and husband Doc of Plainview; two sons, Duane Williams and wife Judy of Hobbs, N.M. and Jack Darwin Williams and wife Tanya of Hemet, Calif.; 23 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren.

A grandson, one sister and two brothers are deceased.

The family suggests memorials to Southside Assembly of God Church, 106 W. Second.

The family will be at the Doc Cross home, 1301 Amarillo.

Dean Elms

LITTLEFIELD - Funeral services for Dean Elms, 67, were at 10:30 a.m. today in First Baptist Church with the Rev. Steve Buckland, pastor, and the Rev. Charles Broadhurst, a retired Baptist minister of Amarillo, officiating.

Burial was in Littlefield Memorial Park by Hammons Funeral Home.

Mr. Elms died Friday, May 15, 1998, at his residence.

He was born Sept. 1, 1930, in Bailey County. He served on the board of directors of the Soil and Water Conservation Service for 20 years and was a farmer.

He was a member and deacon at First Baptist Church.

On Sept. 18, 1955, he married Ottice Sullivan in Littlefield.

Survivors include his wife; two sons, Eddie Elms of Littlefield and Kip Elms of Lubbock; four brothers, Arlie Elms of Silverton, James Elms of Columbus, M.A. Elms Jr. of Lubbock and Bill Elms of Littlefield; and four grandchildren.

The family suggests memorials to Hospice of Lubbock, the American Cancer Society or to the Building Fund of First Baptist Church in Littlefield.
 

Maria Ruiz

TULIA - Funeral services for Maria Ruiz, 73, are pending with Wallace Funeral Home.

Mrs. Ruiz died at 1:57 p.m. Sunday, May 17, 1998, in St. Anthony´s Hospice in Amarillo.
 

Mary Ruth Southerland

AMARILLO - Private burial services for Mary Ruth Southerland, 71, will be held in Memory Gardens Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. today in Blackburn-Shaw Funeral Directors Memorial Chapel, Fifth Ave., and Pierce St.

Mrs. Southerland died Saturday, May 16, 1998.

She was born in Antlers, Okla. and moved to Amarillo in 1963. She worked for Ansley Cleaners and Colberts and Dillards department stores as a seamstress.

In 1942 she married Andrew Southerland in Memphis.

Survivors include her husband; three daughters, Shirley Nussbaum of Old Monroe, Mo., and Ruby Lummus and Peggy Mathes, both of Amarillo; four sisters, Joyce Allen of Canyon, Lois Ewing of Amarillo, Maurine Rasco of Childress and Patsy Garrett of Carroll; two brothers, Vaudie Holbert of Floydada and Martin Holbert of Houston; six grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
 

John Walker

LEVELLAND - Funeral services for John Winfield Walker, 78, were at 10 a.m. today in First Baptist Church with the Rev. Steve Vernon, pastor, officiating.

Burial was in City of Levelland Cemetery by Geo. C. Price Funeral Directors.

Mr. Walker died Friday, May 15, 1998, in Methodist Hospital.

He was born Dec. 5, 1919, in Paris, Texas and graduated from Levelland High School. He lived in Dimmitt before moving to Levelland in 1987.

He served in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II and received the Distinguished Flying Cross, Asiatic-Pacific Ribbon with three Bronze Stars and the Air Medal with one Oak Leaf Cluster.

He was a member and deacon of First Baptist Church where he taught Sunday school. He had served on the board of directors of Dimmitt Agri-Industries.

On Nov. 1, 1942, he married Faye Barnes.

Survivors include his wife; two sons, John Ned Walker of Levelland and Darrell Walker of Shallowater; a daughter, Susan Flippin of Plainview; a brother, Bill Walker of Houston; eight grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

The family suggests memorials to the E.M. Barnes Scholarship at South Plains College, 1400 S. College, Levelland, TX 79336.
 

Zendola Yoes

RISING STAR - Funeral services for Zendola Yoes, 67, will be at 2 p.m. today in David-Morris Funeral Home in Brownwood.

Burial will be in Eastlawn Memorial Park in Brownwood by Davis-Morris Funeral Home.

Mrs. Yoes died Saturday, May 16, 1998, at her residence after a lengthy illness.

She was born Zendola King on May 21, 1930, in Friona. She moved from Lockney to Plainview in 1934 and attended Plainview schools, graduating from PHS in 1948. She attended Wayland and graduated from Texas Tech with a degree in home economics in 1952.

She taught school in Tulia, El Paso, Tatum, N.M., Carlsbad, N.M., Big Lake and Fort Worth. She lived in Fort Worth, Boyd and Bellville before moving to Rising Star.

On May 29, 1952, she married Bill L. Yoes in Plainview.

Survivors include her husband; two sons, Brian Yoes and his wife, Jo Beth, of Pledger and Paul Yoes of Santa Barbara, Calif.; her mother, Moruca King of Tulia; a sister, La Trella Flowers of Tulia; two brothers, Austin King of Burlington, Colo., and Gene King of Tulia; and two grandchildren, Katy Ann Yoes and Billy Joe Yoes, both of Pledger.

She was the niece of Pete McDonald, Espaneeta McWilliams, Alton King and Maurice King, and aunt of Kevin King and Jana Cannon, all of Plainview.

Her father, Harley King, is deceased.

The family suggests memorials to Hospice of Big Country, 3113 Oldham Lane, Abilene, TX 79602.

Larry Boedeker
Funeral services for Larry Lane Boedeker, 54, will be at 2 p.m. Friday in St. Mark´s Episcopal Church with the Rev. James A. Mock Sr., officiating.

Burial will be in a Plainview cemetery by Wood-Dunning Funeral Home.

Mr. Boedeker died at 6:39 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 30, 1998, in Covenant Hospital Plainview.

He was born Feb. 27, 1944, in Plainview. He attended schools in Providence and graduated from Lockney High School and Texas Tech University. He worked as a federal bank examiner from 1968 to 1974 and farmed in the Providence Community from 1975 to 1998 when he became a lead base paint inspector from 1997 to 1998. He was an organ donor.

He was a member of Sigma Chi Fraternity and St. Mark´s Episcopal Church where he was a former vestry member and former senior warden.

On July 14, 1968, he married Pat Thompson in Plainview.

Survivors include his wife; a son, Kryl Boedeker of Lubbock; a daughter and son-in-law, Shannon and Chris Outen of Arlington; a sister, Foncine Carthel of Plainview; two brothers, Cecil Boedeker of Lockney and Merlin Boedeker of Bedford.

The family suggests memorials to a favorite charity or to St. Mark´s Episcopal Church, 710 Joliet St., Plainview, TX 79072.
 

Shelby Cheyenne Farmer

Graveside services for Shelby Cheyenne Farmer, one-month-old daughter of Tina Farmer and Benjamin Farmer, both of Plainview, will be at 10 a.m. Friday in Plainview Memorial Park Babyland with the Rev. Elbert Fadallan, pastor of Sacred Hearth Catholic Church, officiating.

Burial arrangements are by Lemons Funeral Home.

The infant died Monday, Sept. 28, 1998, at her residence.

She was born Aug. 26, 1998, in Plainview.

Survivors include her parents; her grandparents, Dennis and Paula Butler, of Plainview; Rex and Becky McLaurin of Petersburg; Jerry Farmer of Scottsdale, Ariz., Rex D. Bird of Blue Bell, Utah; and great-grandparents, Lela Rook and Mary McLaurin, both of Plainview, Edwin and Pat Duncan of Vernal, Utah, Daniel and Roleen Bird of Blue Bell, Utah, and Max and Elizabeth Householder of Scottsdale, Ariz. She was the niece of Patrick McLaurin of Petersburg and Tex Bird and Melody Bird, both of Blue Bell.

A love fund has been set up in her name at Norwest Bank.
 

June Ann Malone

Funeral services for June Ann Malone, 57, will be at 2 p.m. Friday in First Assembly of God Church with the Rev. Neil Unwin, pastor, and James Jones, officiating.

Burial will be in Parklawn Memorial Gardens by Lemons Funeral Home.

Mrs. Malone died at 12:37 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 30, 1998, in Covenant Hospital Plainview.

She was born June 17, 1941, in Lilbourn, Mo. she moved to Kress in 1950 and attended Kress schools and moved to Plainview in 1960. She was a homemaker and a member of First Assembly of God.

She married Thomas Carrol Malone on Oct. 10, 1960, in Plainview. He died Feb. 16, 1986, in Oklahoma.

Survivors include her parents, Pearl and Jearl Hodges of Plainview; a sister, Tammy Schank and her husband, Terry, of Plainview; and a niece, Mandy Formby of Plainview.
 

William C. Mooney

FLOYDADA - Graveside services for William Conwell Mooney, 81, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday 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. Mooney died Tuesday, Sept. 29, 1998, in Springer, N.M.

He was born July 20, 1917, in Oglesby, the son of the late William C. and Susie Griffin Mooney. He graduated from Floydada High School and New Mexico State University. He served with the U.S. Army 13th Airborne Division during World War II and moved from Roy, N.M., to Springer in 1943. He retired from Springer ISD where he taught ag and driver´s education. He taught in Des Moines, N.M., and Roy. He was a Methodist.

Survivors include a cousin, Jo Beth Walker of Lubbock.

A sister, Willene Lyles, and two brothers, N.B. Mooney and Billy Mooney, are deceased.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 10 a.m. until service time Saturday.
 

Donnie Carl Morris

CLOVIS, N.M. - Funeral services for Donnie Carl Morris, 49, will be at 1 p.m. today in First Baptist Church in Texico with the Rev. Bob Brown officiating.

Burial will be in Texico Cemetery by Steed-Todd Funeral Home.

Mr. Morris died Monday, Sept. 28, 1998.

He was born in Clovis. He graduated from Texico High School in 1967. He retired from US West in January after 30 years of service. He was a member of First Baptist Church in Texico.

Survivors include his wife, Kathy; four daughters, Dana Wright of Muleshoe, Brenda Garner, Shellie Lasiter and Jennie Piepkorn, all of Clovis; his mother, Letha Morris of Texico; a sister, Jean Thomas of Clovis; two brothers, Floyd Morris of Plainview and Keith Morris of Muleshoe; and four grandchildren.

The family suggests memorials to the Hodges Cancer Center Special Needs Fund, P.O. Box 1201 Lubbock, TX 79408.

Henry Bass
LUBBOCK - Funeral services for Henry Bass, 85, were at 10 a.m. today in Sanders Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. George Johnson and the Rev. Cleveland Bass officiating.

Burial was in Peaceful Gardens Memorial Park.

Mr. Bass died Monday, Aug. 10, 1998, in Methodist Hospital.

He was born Feb. 21, 1913, in Brownwood. He moved to Lubbock from Quanah in 1955 and was a watch and small appliance repairman and was a custodian for the Lubbock ISD, retiring in 1974. He was a member of Primitive Baptist Church.

He married Tressa Davis on Oct. 23, 1936, in Quanah.

Survivors include his wife; a son, Delmer Bass of Lubbock; a brother, Harvey Bass of Muleshoe; two sisters, Minnie Gowens of Floydada and Lonnie Hopper of Arlington; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

A son, Henry C. Bass, died July 19, 1997.
 

Sibyl Cumbie

FLOYDADA - Funeral services for Sibyl Cumbie, 78, are pending with Moore-Rose-White Funeral Home.

Mrs. Cumbie died Tuesday, Aug. 11, 1998.
 

Bill Forbes

ANDREWS - Funeral services for Bill Forbes, 74, will be at 4 p.m. Friday in Means Memorial United Methodist Church with the Rev. Jim Terry, pastor, and the Rev. Noble Wiltshire of Andrews officiating.

Burial will be in Andrews North Cemetery by McNett Funeral Home.

Mr. Forbes died died Saturday, Aug. 8, 1998, in Andrews.

He was born Feb. 27, 1924, in Pioneer and moved to Andrews from Odessa in 1960. He was owner of Andrews Auto Parts for 14 years and Bill´s Auto Parts in Andrews for nine years. He was a member of the Andrews Sheriff Posse Club.

On Nov. 30, 1990, he married Graciela Salcido in Andrews.

survivors include his wife; five sons, Bill Forbes of Wimberley, Jim Forbes of Abernathy, John Salcido, George Salcido and Jacob Forbes, all of Andrews; two daughters, Carolyn Oglesby of Amarillo and Karina Trevino of Andrews; three sisters, Elva Thompson of Midland, Maurie Woods of San Angelo and Murel Bennate of Mineral Wells; 14 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Jimmy Nance

Funeral services for Jimmy “Jim” Nance, 44, will be at 10 a.m. Thursday in Lemons Memorial Chapel with Jim Lindstrom, Jehovah´s Witnesses minister, officiating.

Burial will be in Kress Cemetery by Lemons Funeral Home.

Mr. Nance died Friday, Aug. 7, 1998, in Castle Rock, Colo.

He was born May 14, 1954, in Clovis, N.M. He grew up in the Dimmitt and Springlake-Earth areas and graduated from Springlake-Earth High School in 1974. He had lived in Kermit and Amarillo before moving to Kress.

In 1990, he married Juanita Rodriquez.

Survivors include his wife; three daughters, Cathy Gonzales of Amarillo, Lisa Gonzales of South Plains and Sylvia Gonzales of Kress; three sons, David Gonzales Jr., Robert Gonzales and Marcox Gonzales, all of Amarillo; two brothers, Marcellus Nance Jr. of Los Angeles, Calif., and George Nance of Houston; four sisters, Lillie Molden of Plainview, Barbara Watson of Pueblo, Colo., Helen Nance of Sacramento, Calif., and Ida Mae Randon of Mesa, Ariz.; his father and mother, Marcellus and Lillie Nance of Hart; 10 grandchildren; and his in-laws, Israel and Sara Rodriquez of Kress.
 

Bradley Sain

KAUFMAN - Funeral services for Bradley Matthew Sain, 20, will be at 1 p.m. Thursday in the Parker-Ashworth Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Bobby Pritchett officiating.

Burial will be in High Cemetery.

Mr. Sain died Monday, Aug. 10, 1998, in a Dallas hospital from injuries suffered in an automobile accident.

He was born May 13, 1978, in Lafayette, La., and attended school in San Antonio. He moved to Scurry and completed his junior and senior years, graduating in 1996 from Scurry-Rosser High School. He excelled in athletics and attended Wayland Baptist University on a baseball scholarship.

Survivors include his parents, William and Barbara Sain of Scurry; a brother, Christopher Brian Sain of Irving; two sisters, Stephanie Sain of California and Courtney Michelle Sain of Scurry; and his grandparents, Ted and Joyce Chamness of Canton and Parnell Sain of Scurry.
 

Annie Lorine Williams

SILVERTON - Funeral services for Annie Lorine Williams, 87, will be at 2 p.m. Thursday in First United Methodist Church with the Rev. Edwin Norris officiating.

Burial will be in Silverton Cemetery by Myers-Long Funeral Directors.

Mrs. Williams died Tuesday, Aug. 11, 1998, in Silverton.

She was born Nov. 27, 1910, in Wise County and had been a lifelong resident of Silverton.

Her husband, Jim Norris, is deceased.

Survivors include two sons, Ted Vardell of Amarillo and Mike Norris of Port Aransas; a stepdaughter, Neomi Yocum of Tucumcari, N.M.; a sister, Maggie Sweek of Silverton; a brother, Wimpy Vardell of Silverton; five grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

A son, Joe Ted Vardell, is deceased.


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