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Glen Amonett

PETERSBURG - Funeral services for Glen Amonett, 72, will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday in First Baptist Church with the Rev. John Lowrie, pastor; the Rev. Ronnie Travis, pastor of Harwood Terrace Baptist Church in Bedford, and the Rev. Jesse Nave officiating.

Burial will be in Petersburg Cemetery by Lemons Funeral Home of Plainview.

Mr. Amonett died at 7:20 a.m. Saturday, April 18, 1998, in Methodist Hospital Lubbock.

He was born Dec. 12, 1925, in Motley County. He attended school at Lakeview and graduated from Petersburg High School. He graduated from Texas Tech with a degree in geology. After serving in the U.S. Army during world War II, he moved to the Lake Jackson area. He moved back to the Petersburg area in 1959 and farmed.

He was a member of Toastmasters of Plainview, Petersburg Lions Club, Petersburg Masonic Lodge, THEOS, and was president of the organization of the 96th Infantry Division.

On Nov. 24, 1948, he married Edith Joyce Sinclair in Plainview. She died Aug. 4, 1986. On July 23, 1993, he married Ruby Teeter.

Survivors include his wife; two daughters, Wendy Fulton of Shreveport, La., and Yvonne Thomas of Kent Ohio; two sons, Carol Amonett of Nacogdoches and Johnny Amonett of Stockton, Calif.; a step-son, Randy Teeter of New Deal; a brother, Durwood Amonett of Oklahoma City, Okla.; nine grandchildren; and two step-grandchildren.
 

Thomas Crump

CLOVIS, N.M. - Funeral services for Thomas Crump, 80, will be at 2 p.m. today in Steed-Todd Chapel with the Rev. Lewis Johnson officiating.

Burial will be in Lawn Haven Memorial Gardens by Steed-Todd Funeral Home.

Mr. Crump died Saturday, April 18, 1998, in Presbyterian Hospital in Albuquerque.

He was born Sept. 25, 1917, in Las Cruces. He had been a resident of Curry County all his life. He attended schools in Grier, St. Vrain and Melrose and attended Lippert´s Business College in Plainview. He served in the U.S. Army Air Corp and was a farmer and bus contractor for the Melrose Public schools for many years.

On Dec. 27, 1945, he married Mintie Wall in St. Vrain. She died April 11, 1986.

Survivors include three daughters, Mrs. Dwayne (Geraldeen) Mitchell of Plainview, Mrs. Rusty (Velma) Baggett of Sundown and Mrs. Bill (Kathleen) Thalman of Placitas, N.M.; six grandchildren, Strephanie and Jason Mitchell of Plainview, Regan, Tanner and Ryder Baggett of Sundown and Dana Thalman of Placitas; and a brother and his wife, Johnny and Verna Eshlmen of Grier.

The family suggests memorials to Alzheimer´s Research Foundation or to the Melrose Boys Ranch.
 

Norman D. Enns

GUYMON, Okla. - Memorial services for Norman D. Enns, 75, will be at 2 p.m. today in Victory Memorial United Methodist Church with the Rev. Mike Chaffin and the Rev. Shannon Davis, pastors, officiating.

Burial was in Elmhurst Cemetery by Bunch-Roberts Funeral Home of Guymon.

Mr. Enns died Friday, April 17, 1998.

He was born in Hutchinson, Kan., and grew up in Buhler, Kan., where he graduated from high school in 1941. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving during World War with the 2nd Infantry Division. After his discharge in 1945, he moved to Guymon. He retired from farming and ranching in 1982.

He was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, American Legion and a lifetime member of the 2nd Infantry Division.

In 1946, he married Velma Martins in Inman, Kan.

Survivors include his wife; a son, Mike Enns of Guymon; a daughter, Connie Stelzer of Guymon; two brothers, Robert Enns of Dalhart and Dickey Enns of Amarillo; three sisters, Donna Chapman of Tulia, Betty Moore of Guymon and Patty Spoonemore of Spearman; seven grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

An infant son and daughter, Mary Beth Enns and Randall Dean Enns, are deceased.

The family suggests memorials to the American Heart Association or a favorite charity, which may be sent in care of Bunch-Roberts Funeral Home, P.O. Box 1112, Guymon, OK, 73942.
 

Aloha Fisch

SILVERTON - Funeral services for Aloha Fisch, 77, former Silverton resident, will be at 2 p.m. today in the Silverton Church of Christ with J.D. Nance and John Francis officiating.

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

Mrs. Fish died Sunday, April 19, 1998, in Amarillo.

She was born Jan. 20, 1922, in Plainview.

On Sept. 2, 1942, she married Berle Fisch in Plainview. He died Sept. 3, 1997.

She was a member of Rock Creek Church of Christ.

Survivors include two daughters, Linda Hare and Barbara Banister, both of Amarillo; and a grandchild.

The family suggests memorials to the Silverton Cemetery Association or to the Silverton Volunteer Ambulance Association.
 

Ina Wilkins Stovall

KRESS - Funeral services for Ina Wilkins Stovall, 91, will be at 3 p.m. Tuesday in First Baptist Church with the Rev. Cecil Foster, former pastor, officiating.

Burial will be in Kress Cemetery by Wallace Funeral Home of Tulia.

Mrs. Stovall died at 5:50 a.m. Sunday, April 19, 1998, in Swisher Memorial Hospital.

She was born Ina Wilkins on Oct. 22, 1906, in Memphis, Texas where she grew up and attended schools. She attended Clarendon Junior College for one year. She lived in Memphis until moving to Kress in 1931.

She was a homemaker and a member Kress First Baptist Church, Kress Study Club and Texas Flying Farmers.

On Jan. 18, 1923, she married Wallace R. Stovall in Clarendon. He died Oct. 11, 1996.

Survivors include two daughters, Mrs. Gene (Betty) Baker of Sheppard, and Jean Garner of Austin; one son, Buddy Stovall of Kress; six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and 11 step-great-grandchildren.

Janice Hollingsworth

STAFFORD, Va. - Graveside services for Janice L. “Jan” Hollingsworth, 52, will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday in Quantico National Cemetery with the Rev. Richard Hollingsworth officiating.

Burial arrangements are by Mullins & Thompson Funeral Service of Fredericksburg, Va.

Mrs. Hollingsworth died July 1, 1998, in Mary Washington Hospital.

She was born Janice L. Blankenship on Dec. 5, 1945, in Lubbock. She was a homemaker and member of First Baptist Church in Charlottesville, Va.

Survivors include her husband, Ret. Col. Malcolm L. Hollingsworth of Stafford, Va.; two sons, Thomas J. Hollingsworth of Springfield, Va., and Eric L. Hollingsworth of Cedar Park, Texas; a daughter, Dr. Lori E. Crowley of San Antonio; her mother, Dorothy Blankenship of Lubbock; her twin brother, John Blankenship of Edmond, Okla.; a sister Virginia Reeves of Plainview; and one grandson.

The family suggests memorials to Trinity Broadcasting Network, P.O. Box A, Santa Ana, Calif., 92711-2101; Christian Broadcasting Network, 977 Centerville Turnpike, Va. Beach, Va., 23465-9989; or Mount Ararat Baptist Church, 65 Toluca Road, Stafford, Va., 22554.
 

Greg Horn

PETERSBURG - Funeral services for Greg Horn, 17, will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday in First Baptist Church with the Rev. John Lowrie, pastor, and the Rev. Orville Rogers, pastor of First Baptist Church in Stinnett, officiating.

Burial will be in Petersburg Cemetery by Lemons Funeral Home of Plainview.

Mr. Horn died Sunday, July 5, 1998, in a one-vehicle accident on FM 789 north of Petersburg.

He was born Nov. 11, 1980, in Lubbock. He attended Lubbock schools until 1992 when he moved to Petersburg. He had just completed his junior year at Petersburg High School where he served as president of the student body and was a top student in his class. He was All-District in football and basketball, played golf, and was involved in track. He was a member of FFA and was to have received the Lone Star Farmer Award.

He also competed in University Interscholastic League competition and was a life guard.

He was a member of First Baptist Church Youth Group and of Fellowship of Christian Athletes.

Survivors include his parents, John and Nancy Horn of Petersburg; a brother, Jeff Horn of Plainview; a sister, Katy Horn of Petersburg; and his grandparents, Rev. Gene and Louise Hawkins of Lubbock and Bob and Dorothy Gard of Dallas.

The family suggests memorials to First State Bank, 1523 Main Street, Petersburg, TX 79250.

His body will be at the church from 10 a.m. Wednesday until service time.
 

Mamie Kemp

ABERNATHY - Funeral services for Mamie Lee Fields Kemp, 85, of Roby, will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday in First United Methodist Church with the Rev. Jim Curry, pastor, and the Rev. Russ Byard, pastor of Lockney First United Methodist church, officiating.

Graveside services will be at 5:30 p.m. Wednesday in Neinda Cemetery in Neinda by Abell Funeral Home.

Mrs. Kemp died Monday, July 6, 1998, in Carillon Center in Lubbock.

She was born Feb. 15, 1913, in Neinda. She moved to Roby from McCaulley in 1940 and to Lubbock in 1990. She was a member of Roby First United Methodist Church where she taught Sunday school. She was a member of Roby Home Demonstration Club.

On Dec. 15, 1935, she married Ben Rex Kemp in McCaulley. He died Nov. 21, 1988.

Survivors include two daughters, Jamie Kay Taylor of Abernathy and Dr. Arminta Lee Jacobson of Denton; a sister, Mildred Fields Hanson of Dallas; six grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

The family suggests memorials to Abernathy First United Methodist Church or to Roby First United Methodist Church.
 

Maria Martinez

HALE CENTER - Funeral services for Maria Martinez, 95, are pending with Abell-Freeman Funeral Home.

Mrs. Martinez died at 8:10 a.m. today, July 7, 1998, in Hi-Plains Nursing Home.
 

William ´Bill´ Schreier

ABERNATHY - Funeral services for William K. “Bill” Schreier, 89, former Olton resident, will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday in Olton First Baptist Church.

Burial will be in Abernathy by Abell Funeral Home.

Mr. Schreier died Sunday, July 5, 1998, in Methodist Hospital Lubbock.

He was born Feb. 17, 1909, in Olton. He moved to Abernathy in 1942 and was a founding member of the Reorganized Latter-Day Saints in Lubbock. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge #1142.

On July 12, 1934, he married Irene Brown in Plainview.

Survivors include his wife; two daughters, Linda Ligon of Homestead, Fla., and Joyce Dye of Richardson; a sister-in-law, Pearl Schreier of Olton; five grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

The family suggests memorials to the Reorganized Latter-Day Saints, c/o Jan Angelley, 7210 59th Street, Lubbock, TX 79407.

Mark Cline
LUBBOCK - Graveside services for Mark “Casey” Cline, 35, of Austin, were at 2 p.m. Monday in City of Lubbock Cemetery with the Rev. Bruce Green officiating.

Burial arrangements were by Rix Funeral Directors.

Mr. Cline died Friday, Oct. 16, 1998, at his residence in Austin.

He was born Dec. 14, 1962, in Post and graduated from Monterey High School and Texas Tech University with both BA and MA degrees. He was a musician and composer and studied piano. He had been employed as executive director of the Dallas Youth Symphony, the Houston Symphony and the Long Beach Ballet.

He was a member of St. Paul´s Episcopal Church in Lubbock.

Survivors include his mother, Darla Loving, of Lubbock.
 

Mildred Lucile Klein

LUBBOCK - Graveside services for Mildred Lucile Klein, 82, former Plainview resident, will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday in Plainview Cemetery with Bettye Givens, a Christian Science reader, officiating.

Burial arrangements are by Rix Funeral Directors.

Miss Klein died Sunday, Sept. 18, 1998, in St. Mary´s Hospital.

She was born Sept. 19, 1916, in Kansas. She moved to Amarillo with her family then to Plainview where she attended public schools. She graduated from Wayland College and Baylor University where she received a bachelor of music degree. She did postgraduate work at Colorado State University in Boulder and Eastman School of Music in Rochester, N.Y.

A longtime private piano and organ teacher, leader and educator, she began her professional career teaching choir, band and orchestra in the Plainview and Dallas public schools. She moved to Lubbock and taught piano and organ for many years and was an active leader in the music community and many of its organizations.

She was awarded many music honors and awards, including twice receiving the Dealy Music Award of the Dallas News. She was a past president of Texas Music Teachers´ Association and was named “Texas Teacher of the Year,” was president of the Lubbock Music Teachers´ Association and won the “Lubbock Music Teacher of the Year” award. She served as president of the Lubbock Music Club and Mu Phi Music Society, was past editor of “Texas Music Teacher,” and was an adjudicator for student piano auditions throughout Texas, New Mexico and the Southwest. On a six-week tour of Europe with Texas Tech in 1960, she was a roommate of Bobbie Lee Farmer. She had a radio and TV series for adults and children in Dallas, Plainview and Lubbock.

Two brothers are deceased.

Survivors include several nieces and nephews.
 

Louis Hollar

LUBBOCK - Funeral services for Louis Alvin Hollar, 73, will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday in Bacon Heights Baptist Church with Dr. Charles Murray, pastor, officiating.

Burial will be in Resthaven Memorial Park by Resthaven Funeral Home.

Mr. Hollar died Saturday, Oct. 17, 1998, in Lake Whitney Medical Center.

He was born June 17, 1925, in Dumont. He attended Plainview grade schools and graduated from Gardner School on the Pitchfork Ranch in 1942. He was a truck driver for Andy Taylor Trucking in Plainview, Steer Tank Lines in Big Spring, Wylie Hudman in Lubbock and an independent trucker. He retired in 1991.

He was a member of Hub City Wheels and attended Bacon Heights Baptist Church.

On Dec. 8, 1945, he married Wanda Jo Bollers in Clovis, N.M.

Survivors include his wife; two sons, Dennis Hollar of Plano, Larry Hollar of Big Spring; a sister, Dora Jean Burch of Lubbock; and four grandchildren.
 

Ronnie Lee Thompson

TULIA - Funeral services for Ronnie Lee Thompson, 52, will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday in Ninth and Columbia Church of Christ in Plainview with Mike Prather, minister, and the Rev. Charles Davenport, pastor of First Baptist Church in Tulia, officiating.

Burial will be in Plainview Memorial Park by Wood-Dunning Funeral Home of Plainview.

Mr. Thompson died at 2:30 a.m. Monday, Oct. 19, 1998, in Baptist/St. Anthony Hospital in Amarillo after a brief illness.

He was born Jan. 9, 1946, in Grand Saline. He moved to Plainview at a young age and graduated from Plainview High School in 1964. He received a bachelor´s degree from Texas Tech University in 1971.

He was a certified public accountant and worked with Rucker-Holton in Tulia for 25 years.

He was a member of First Baptist Church.

On Jan. 1, 1983, he married Dottie Arnold.

Survivors include his wife; two daughters, Shelia Thompson of Lubbock and Debra Mikulik and her husband, Bryan, of Mesquite; two stepdaughters, Janie Arnold of New York, N.Y., and Beth Arnold of Spearfish, S.D.; his parents, Tull and Adell Thompson of Plainview; two brothers, Gary Thompson of Plainview and Col. Dennis Thompson of Colorado Springs, Colo.

Pallbearers will be Truitt Holton, James Hart, Jack Hill, Wesley Hayhurst, Russell Rucker and Walt Pohlmeier.

The family suggests memorials to M.D. Anderson Cancer Research Center.
 

Ray D. Williams

AMARILLO - Funeral services for Ray D. Williams, 76, will be at 2 p.m. today in North Amarillo Church of Christ with Glen Walton, minister of Northridge Church of Christ, officiating.

Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery by Schooler-Gordon Funeral Directors.

Mr. Williams died Sunday, Oct. 18, 1998.

He was born in Lindsay, Okla., and moved to Amarillo in 1942 from Estelline. He served with the U.S. Army during World War II in Okinawa and was with the occupational forces in Japan until 1946.

He was employed by Borden Milk Co., and retired from Amarillo ISD in 1986.

He was a member of North Amarillo Church of Christ.

In 1939 he married Dorothy Mae Ray in Estelline.

Survivors include his wife; a son, David Williams of Amarillo; a daughter, Carolyn Wilkins of Lubbock; a brother, Felix Williams of Olton; a sister, Bessie Mae Mabery of Olton; two grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Roy E. Dodson Jr.

TULIA - Funeral services for Roy E. Dodson Jr., 74, will be at 2 p.m. Saturday in Wallace Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Herb Bryant, pastor of Trinity Baptist Church in Lovington, N.M., officiating.

Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery by Wallace Funeral Home.

Mr. Dodson died at 7;15 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 22, 1998, in Methodist Hospital in Lubbock.

He was born Aug. 9, 1923, in Marlow, Okla. He moved at an early age to the Wayside Community where he attended schools. He graduated Wayside High School and joined the U.S. Army in 1942. After his discharge in 1943, he returned to Wayside and farmed. He moved to California for a short time and returned to Wayside and later moved to Canyon. He was a truck driver and truck broker. He moved to Lovington in 1988 and operated A-1 Self-Storage and Mobile Home Park.

He was a member of Trinity Baptist Church in Lovington.

On March 12, 1945, he married Ruth Marie Hardy in Clovis, N.M.

Survivors include his wife; two daughters, Connie Dickson of Lubbock; one son, Bill Dodson of Fort Worth; one brother, Jack Dodson of Fort Worth; his parents, Roy and Dot Dodson Sr., of Lovington, N.M.; 11 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

A son, Charles Edward Dodson, died in 1986 and a sister, Geraldine Abott, in 1990.
 

Kai Gyer

Funeral services for Kai Gyer, 15, are pending with Lemons Funeral Home.

Mr. Gyer died Wednesday, Jan. 21, 1998, in Amarillo.
 

Bernice Miller

LOCKNEY - Funeral services for Bernice Miller, 98, are pending with Moore-Rose-White Funeral Home.

Mrs. Miller died early today, Jan. 23, 1998, in Lockney Care Center.
 

Louella Neil

Funeral services for Louella Neil, 87, of Reno, Nev., former Plainview resident, were held Tuesday in Johnson Funeral Home Chapel in Sperry, Okla., with the Rev. Jason Yarbrough, pastor of First Baptist Church in Bowlegs, Okla., officiating.

Burial was in Osage Gardens Cemetery at Skiatook, Okla.

Mrs. Neil died Jan. 16, 1998.

She was born Louella Smith on Jan. 2, 1911, in Plainview, the daughter of the late J.D. and Janie Ewing Smith.

She was a homemaker and enjoyed knitting, sewing and making afghans.

Survivors include a daughter, Patsy Park of Reno; a brother, Fred Smith of Boston, Mass.; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
 

Marvin Paterson

LEVELLAND - Graveside services for Marvin Samuel Paterson, infant son of Scott and Jennifer Paterson of Levelland, will be at 2 p.m. Saturday in City of Levelland Cemetery with William Eudy, minister of Cactus Drive Church of Christ, officiating.

Burial arrangements are by Geo. C. Price Funeral Directors of Levelland.

The infant died Tuesday, Jan. 29, 1998, in Levelland Hospital.

Survivors include his parents; a brother, Joshue James Paterson of Levelland; his grandparents, Trema Morris of Levelland and James and Betty Paterson and James Winfield, all of Lubbock; his great-grandparents, Bonnie Stosdill and Jan and Bill Morris, all of Levelland, Nel Paterson of Lovington, N.M., Richard Wilder of Lubbock and Bette Wilder of Abernathy.
 

Rodney Lee Pyatt

ALLEN - Memorial services for Rodney Lee “Rod” Pyatt, 43, will be at 2 p.m. Saturday in First United Methodist Church.

Arrangements are by Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Ridgeview Memorial Park Funeral Directors in McKinney.

Mr. Pyatt died Thursday, Jan. 22, 1998, in Hillcrest Manor Nursing Home in Wylie.

He was born March 28, 1954 in Austin, the son of Robert James and Bonita Snailum Pyatt. He moved to Plainview with his parents in 1957 where he attended school. He graduated from Plainview High School in 1972 and enlisted in the U.S. Navy in August 1972, serving until 1976. He was a self-employed as an independent wallpaper contractor.

He was a former member of Plainview High School A Cappella Choir, High School Rodeo Association, Little League, Babe Ruth League and a member of the American Legion. He was a member of First Baptist Church in Roscoe.

On June 29, 1974, he married Sherry Kay Norrell in Plainview.

Survivors include his wife; two daughters, Amanda Pyatt of North Richland Hills and Michelle Pyatt of Allen; a son, Joshua Pyatt of Allen; his parents, Robert J. and Bonita Pyatt of Plainview; a brother, Lt. Col. Michael D. Pyatt of Virginia Beach, Va.; a sister, Tammie Westmoreland of Granbury; a grandson, Devan Lee Cole of North Richland Hills; and his mother-in-law and father-in-law, R.C. and Johnnie Faye Norrell of Plainview.

The family suggests memorials to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, North Texas Chapter, 8750 North Central Expressway, Suite 1030, Dallas, TX 75231-6437 or to a favorite charity.
 

Bertie Webb

Graveside services for Bertie Webb, 92, of Montrose, Colo., former Plainview resident, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday in Parklawn Memorial Gardens with the Rev. Don Robertson, pastor of College Heights Baptist Church, officiating.

Burial arrangements are by Lemons Funeral Home.

Mrs. Webb died at 4:30 p.m. (MST) Wednesday, Jan. 21, 1998, in Valley Manor Care Center in Montrose.

She was born Oct. 15, 1905. She lived in Plainview from September 1944 to May 1985, when she moved to Montrose.

She had been a member of College Heights Baptist Church since 1944.

On Sept. 1, 1926, she married Carl Webb in Springlake. He died in January of 1985.

Survivors include three sons, Marcine Webb of Ouray, Colo., J.C. Webb of Amenia, N.Y., and Tommy Joe Webb of Bensen, Ariz.; 10 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.

Three sisters and two brothers are deceased.

Jesse Jackson Burns

PAMPA - Funeral services for Jesse Jackson Burns, 95, father of Dwight Burns of Plainview, will be at 2 p.m. Friday in Calvary Assembly of God Church with the Rev. Scott Barton, pastor, and the Rev. Bob Hudson, pastor of Bible Baptist Church, officiating.

Burial will be in Memory Gardens Cemetery by Carmichael-Whatley Funeral Directors.

Mr. Burns died Sunday, Jan. 12, 1997.

He was born March 2, 1901, in Sims, Ark. He moved to Oklahoma where he lived until 1950. He moved to Quail, Texas in 1950 where he farmed until retirement. He moved to Pampa in 1974.

He was active in the Assembly of God Church in Wellington and later was a member of Calvary Assembly of God Church in Pampa.

He married Goldie Keys on Nov. 12, 1936, in Pocasset, Okla. She died March 20, 1996.

Other survivors include three other sons, Herman Burns of Madera, Calif., Jesse Burns of Flatonia and Herschel Burns of Pampa; two daughters, Rachel Bartlett of Stockton, Calif., and Doralean Darnell of Amarillo; a step-son, Bob Hudson of Mack, Colo.; three brothers, Elmer Burns of Lathrop, Calif., Leonard Burns of Cement, Okla., and Tally Burns of Chickasha, Okla.; a sister, Lona Daniels of Shafter, Calif.; 28 grandchildren; and several great-, great-great- and great-great-greatgrandchildren.

A son, William Burns, and nine brothers are deceased.

The family suggests memorials to Calvary Assembly of God Church, 1030 Love Street, Pampa 79065.
 

Rebecca L. Flores

Funeral services for Rebecca L. Flores, 61, will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday in Lemons Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Herman Martinez, pastor of Templo Nueva Vida of Floydada, officiating.

Burial will be in Plainview Cemetery by Lemons Funeral Home.

Prayer service will be at 7 p.m. today in Lemons Memorial Chapel.

Mrs. Flores died at 11:19 a.m. Friday, Jan. 10, 1997, in University Medical Center in Lubbock.

She was born April 6, 1935, in San Angelo. She grew up in Lamesa and moved to Plainview in 1973.

She was a member of Templo Nueva Vida in Floydada.

She married Juan C. Flores on May 16, 1976 in Plainview.

Survivors include one daughter, Christina Riojas of Plainview; one son, Ernest Rivera of Georgia; four brothers, Daniel Lopez of California, Thomas Lopez of Hereford, Israel Lopez of Greeley, Colo., and Moy Lopez of Lamesa; two sisters, Louisa Aldaba of Plainview and Santos Tambunga of Pampa; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
 

Ida Hickerson

Memorial services for Ida Hickerson, 95, will be at a later date when her cremains will be buried in Parklawn Memorial Gardens. Burial arrangements are by Lemons Funeral Home.

Mrs. Hickerson died at 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 12, 1997, in Oak Forest Nursing Home in St. Louis, Mo.

She was born Ida Spencer on March 14, 1901, in Ringgold Co., Iowa. She grew up and attended school at Mt. Ayr, Iowa. She lived in Oklahoma City and later in Tulsa, Okla., and Topeka, Kan. before moving to Plainview in 1948. She owned and operated Hickerson Record Shop until 1964. She moved to Bridgetown, Mo., in 1976.

She had been a member of Grace Presbyterian while living in Plainview and was past president of the Plainview Art Association, a member of the Women´s Golf Association and a volunteer at the Eleanor Griffin Children´s Development Center. In Bridgetown she had been active at John Knox Presbyterian Church and in golf and bridge.

She married Ray Hickerson on Sept. 3, 1919, in Des Moines, Iowa. He died Dec. 30, 1969, in Plainview.

Survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Joseph (Martha) Hunter of Yuma, Ariz.; a daughter-in-law, Pat Cook of Austin; a brother, John Spencer of Pueblo, Colo.; five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

A son, Russell Hickerson, is deceased.
 

Diane Peugh

PETERSBURG - Funeral services for Diane Davis Peugh, 45, of Ovilla, will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday in First United Methodist Church in Petersburg with Tommy Overman of Dallas officiating.

Burial will be in Petersburg Cemetery by Freeman Funeral Home of Hale Center.

Mrs. Peugh died Sunday, Jan. 12, 1997, at her residence.

She was born Diane Davis on Feb. 5, 1951, in Lubbock. She graduated from Petersburg High School, attended West Texas State University and graduated from the University of Texas in Arlington. She moved from Cedar Hill to Ovilla in 1984. She worked for Mitchell International in computer sales.

She married Kelly Peugh on July 31, 1971, in Petersburg. He died June 1, 1995.

Survivors include her mother and stepfather, Lorene and J.L. Armentrout of Petersburg; a daughter, Stephanie Eckerle of Ovilla; and a grandson, Kelly Wayne Eckerle of Ovilla.
 

Jay Rapp

AMARILLO - Memorial services for Jay Rapp, 58, well-known dog trainer and radio personality, will be at 2 p.m. today in Memorial Park Funeral Home East Mausoleum.

Mr. Rapp died Sunday, Jan. 12, 1997.

He was born in the Bronx, N.Y., and served in the Army from 1955 to 1957. He moved to Amarillo in 1983 and owned and operated the Amarillo-based Original Home Dog Training. He originally trained police dogs in Miami, Fla., and had written three books on dog training.

His radio show, “Pet Talk,” was broadcast on 19 stations, including KGNC-AM. He gave his book on the American Method of Dog Training to call-in listeners.

He married Bobbie Palmer in 1994 in Amarillo.

Survivors include his wife; a son, Kenneth N. Rapp of Arlington; a daughter, Merrisa S. Stepp of Colorado Springs, Colo.; and a sister, Hedda Rapp of Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

The family suggests memorials to St. Anthony´s Hospice and Life Enrichment Center, P.O. Box 950, Amarillo 79176-0001.


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