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Billy Braddock

POST - Funeral services for Billy Hoyt Braddock, 74, were at 11 a.m. today in Hudman Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Billie Smith of Lubbock, officiating.

Burial was in Terrace Cemetery by Hudman Funeral Home.

Mr. Braddock died Tuesday, Jan. 27, 1998, in Post.

He was born Feb. 23, 1923, in Post. He was a tractor mechanic and farmer. He served with the U.S. Army during World War II.

Survivors include his wife, Mittie; four sons, Patrick Chancellor of Post, Jackie Dean Braddock of Bossier City, La., Ronnie Joe Braddock of Muleshoe and Daniel Braddock of Fort Worth; a sister, Waynama Briggs of Seminole; four brothers, Norman and Jim Braddock, both of Grassland; Bobby Braddock of Levelland, and Kenneth Braddock of Plainview; 12 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
 

Lillian Bryant

BRADY - Graveside services for Lillian Bryant, 95, will be at 3 p.m. Friday in Resthaven Memorial Park in Lubbock by Heritage Funeral Home.

Burial arrangements are by Resthaven Funeral Home.

Mrs. Bryant died Wednesday, Jan. 28, 1998, in Brady.

She was born Oct. 17, 1902, in Oklahoma. She moved to Brady from Lubbock in 1993 where she had owned a dress shop.

She was a member of the Church of Christ.

Her husband, Harry Bryant, is deceased.

Survivors include a son, Harry R. Bryant of Plainview; two daughters, Jessalu Lorck of Brady and Azalee Womack of Cross Plains; two brothers, Glen Bost of Melrose, N.M., and Flynn Bost of Purcell, Okla.; two sisters, Gladys Russell of Phoenix, Ariz., and Azalee Thomas of Harrah, Okla.; 15 grandchildren; and 35 great-grandchildren.

Mamie Louise Curry

Funeral services for Mamie Louise Curry, 40, will be at 2 p.m. Saturday in United Baptist Church with the Rev. Ray McCoy, pastor, officiating.

Burial will be in Plainview Cemetery by Ossie Curry Funeral Home in Lubbock.

Mrs. Curry died at 7:41 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 28, 1998, in Methodist Hospital Plainview.

She was born April 10, 1957, in Lockney. She moved to Plainview in 1957.

She married Johnny Curry on Nov. 13, 1985 in Plainview. He died March 19, 1993.

Survivors include three sons, William Collier of Dallas, Reginald Dove of Midway and Nathaniel Dove of Abilene; her mother, Mamie Runnels of Plainview; one brother, Joseph Dove of Plainview; two sisters, Lisa Johnson of Halfway and Terisa Sansom of Plainview; and one grandchild, Dyterian O´Neil Dove.

Her father, Lem Bennett “Sonny” Dove, died April 17, 1966.

Leona Kirchoff

Funeral services for Edna Leona Kirchoff, 96, will be at 11 a.m. Friday in First United Methodist Church Chapel with Dr. Max Browning, pastor, officiating.

Burial will be in Plainview Memorial Park by Lemons Funeral Home.

Mrs. Kirchoff died at 10:26 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 28, 1998, in Methodist Hospital Plainview.

She was born April 24, 1901, in Edwardsport, Ind. where she grew up and attended schools. She taught school in Freelandville in a one-room school house until 1921 when she moved to Bicknell, Ind., for two years. She moved to Hale County in 1930 and farmed. 

She was a member of First United Methodist Church where she sang in the choir and was a lifetime member of United Methodist Women. She was a member and twice president of Travel Study Club and Woman´s Club of Plainview.

On July 9 , 1921, she married Hal W. Kirchoff in Freelandville. He died Sept. 18, 1983.

Survivors include two sons, George G. Kirchoff of Pampa and Robert E. Kirchhoff of Plainview; two brothers, W.C. Seirp and Kenneth Seirp, both of Las Cruces, N.M.; seven grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

A daughter, Patricia Lou Howard, is deceased.

The family will meet at 10 a.m. Friday in the church parlor and a noon meal will be served at the church.
 

Herschel E. McIntire

POWDERLY - Graveside services for Herschel Edward McIntire, 76, were held at 10:30 a.m. today in Cee Vee Cemetery with the Rev. Don McFarland officiating.

Burial arrangements were by Gene Roden & Son Funeral Home in Paris.

Mr. McIntire died Sunday, Jan. 25, 1998, in St. Joseph Hospital.

He was born June 26, 1922, in Red River County to the late Lester Durham and Lizzie Faucett McIntire. He moved to the Cee Vee Community in 1950 from Lamar County. He was a farmer and rancher with the original Mill Iron Company and Kelton Shaw Ranch. He returned to Lamar County in 1970 and continued to ranch until his retirement in 1988.

On Oct. 12, 1940, he married Mary Helen Wilson in Blossom.

Survivors include his wife; three daughters, Deborah Stanphil of Powderly, Nancy Tucker of Seymour and Sharon Martin of Childress; a son, Charles McIntire of Earth; two brothers, Bobby Wayne McIntire of Lumberton and James Travis McIntire of Paris, and eight grandchildren, Debbie Hearn of Plainview, Eddie Johnson of Albany, Kevin Martin of Childress, Spencer and Matt Tucker, both of Wichita Falls, Cloudy McIntire of Dallas, Wendi Hudgens and Tandy Carpenter, both of Paris; and five great-grandchildren.

Grandsons served as pallbearers.
 

Charles Lee Pitcox

Graveside services for Charles Lee “Bear” Pitcox, 53, will be at 2 p.m. Friday in Plainview Memorial Park with the Rev. Roger Foote, pastor of Northside Baptist Church, officiating.

Burial arrangements are by Lemons Funeral Home.

Mr. Pitcox died at 2:15 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 27, 1998, in Methodist Hospital Lubbock.

He was born June 3, 1944, in Texarkana, Ark. He grew up in Plainview where he attended schools. He joined the U.S. Army in 1961 and was discharged Sept. 30, 1967. He returned to live in Plainview and Lubbock. He also lived in Atlanta, Ga. In 1985 he moved back to Plainview and worked for the Water Reclamation Center.

He was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars.

On Feb. 1, 1987, he married Linda Minnella in Plainview.

Survivors include his wife; one daughter, Melisa Davis of California; one sister, Debie Kay Robertson of Nash; his father, Dewight Pitcox of Mansfield, La.; his mother, Lorene Brown of Texarkana; his grandmother, Ruth Waller of Plainview; and four grandchildren.
 

Martin Ramirez

Funeral Mass for Martin Ramirez, 75, of Lubbock, will be at 2 p.m. Thursday in Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church with the Rev. Ben Kasteel, pastor, officiating.

Burial will be in Plainview Memorial Park by Lemons Funeral Home.

Mr. Martinez died at 11:37 p.m. Friday, Jan. 23, 1998, in St. Mary of the Plains Hospital in Lubbock.

He was born Jan. 2, 1923, in Crystal City and moved to Plainview in 1970. He worked for Plainview Acid Delinting and as a farm hand.

He served with the U.S. Army from Jan. 19, 1944 to June 7, 1944, and was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars.

On Oct. 12, 1976, he married Juana Zubia in Plainview.

Survivors include his wife of Lubbock; four daughters, Martha Ybarra and Gloria Ramirez, both of California, Libradad Armendarez of Mexico and Manuela Ramos of Lubbock; four sons, Manuel Ramirez and Salvador Ramirez, both of California, Jesse Muniz of Plainview and Edward Ramirez of Lubbock; one brother, Narcisco Ramirez of Eagle Pass; 20 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Jesse Muniz Jr., Jonathan Munoz, Julio Armendarez, Joe Ramos, Roger Flores and Jesse Gatica.

Francell Young

Funeral services for Francell Young, 63, will be at 2 p.m. Friday in Wood-Dunning Colonial Chapel with Keith Avaritt, a Church of Christ minister from Clarksville, Ark., officiating.

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

Mrs. Young died at 8:46 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 27, 1998, in University Medical Center in Lubbock.

She was born April 5, 1934, in Dickens County. She moved to Lubbock in 1957 and to Plainview in 1964.

She was a homemaker, a member of Northside Church of Christ in Olton, Plainview Senior Citizens, and the Quilting Club.

On Jan. 15, 1954, she married Willie Herbert Young in Lubbock. He died March 13, 1983.

Survivors include two sons, Glenn and Scott Young, both of Carrollton; a sister, Mildred Keaton of Slaton; and three grandchildren.

Juan H. Baca Sr.

Funeral Mass for Juan H. Baca Sr., 76, will be at 4 p.m. Thursday in Sacred Heart Catholic Church with the Rev. Tim Schwertner, pastor of St. Alice Catholic Church, officiating.

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

Rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. Wednesday in Wood-Dunning Colonial Chapel.

Mr. Baca died Saturday, Jan. 24, 1998, in Deming, N.M.

He was born July 22, 1921, in Fabens. He moved to Plainview in 1947 from Carlsbad, N.M., and worked for the City of Plainview in the street department.

He was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars of Plainview; LULAC; the American Legion Post #5399; and Sacred Heart Catholic Church.

On April 26, 1946, he married Josephine Molinar in Presidio.

Survivors include his wife; two daughters, Yolanda Garcia of Floydada and Olga Chapa of Deming; two sons, Sammy Baca and Juan “Johnny” Baca Jr., both of Plainview; two brothers, Jesus Baca of Michigan, Wisc., and Fermin Baca of Lubbock; one sister, Savina B. Rodriquez of Big Spring; 12 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
 

Gerald Cross

LOCKNEY - Funeral services for Gerald Cross, 57, of Fort Worth, former Lockney resident, are pending with Moore-Rose-White Funeral Home.

Mr. Cross died Tuesday, Jan. 27, 1998, in Fort Worth.
 

Jesusa DeLaGarza

Funeral services for Jesusa DeLaGarza, 81, are pending with Lemons Funeral Home.

Mrs. DeLaGarza died Tuesday, Jan. 27, 1998, at her residence.
 

C.S. Hall

Funeral services for C.S. Hall, 80, are pending with Lemons Funeral Home.

Mr. Hall died Tuesday, Jan. 27, 1998, in Knapp Medical Center in Weslaco.
 

J.E. Hamilton

LUBBOCK - Funeral services for J.E. “Lefty” Hamilton, 88, former Plainview resident, will be at 2 p.m. today in Sanders Funeral Home Memorial Chapel with the Rev. John Ballard officiating.

Burial will be in City of Lubbock Cemetery.

Mr. Hamilton died Sunday, Jan. 25, 1998, in Methodist Hospital.

He was born Dec. 19, 1909, in Ballinger. He graduated from Waco High School and attended Hardin-Simmons University. He played semi-professional baseball.

He lived in Plainview from 1944 until 1954 and worked for Southwestern Public Service. He moved to Lubbock and retired from SPS in 1974.

He was a member of First United Methodist Church, Downtown Bible Class, Lubbock Lions Club and was a 32nd Degree Mason.

On Aug. 27, 1994, he married Wynona Thorne in Lubbock.

Survivors include his wife; a son, Burns Hamilton of Lubbock; a daughter, Ann Fabian of Eugene, Ore.; six stepsons, Marion Thorne and Verl Thorne, both of Idalou, Bobby Thorne of Carlsbad, N.M., Donny Thorne, Ralph Thorne and Randy Thorne, all of Lubbock; five grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and several stepgrandchildren and great-stepgrandchildren. He was an uncle of Clara Martin of Plainview.

The family suggests memorials to Methodist Children´s Home in Waco or to the Lubbock Senior Citizens Center.
 

Sam Heads Jr.

FRESNO, Calif. - Funeral services for Sam Heads Jr., 56, former Plainview resident, were held Monday in Heritage Funeral Home.

Burial was in Fresno Cemetery by Heritage Funeral Home.

Mr. Heads died at 12:15 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 15, 1998, in Fresno after a lengthy illness.

He was born in 1941 in Mart, the son of the late Sam and Marie Heads. He was raised by his grandmother, the late Ozenia Johnson. He moved to Plainview in 1958 and worked as a farm hand. He moved to Fresno in 1985 and worked as a security guard at a recreational park.

He was a member of the Church of Christ and his hobby was bowling.

Survivors include his wife, Betty; one daughter, Tania Dianne Heads of Plainview; one son, Sammy Graham of Plainview; two sisters, Bennie M. Jennings and Erma L. Hill, both of Plainview; and his adopted brothers and sisters, Virginia Fowler of Plainview, Lovie Perkins of Amarillo, Fonzo Fowler of Lubbock, Leslie Fowler of Dallas, and Mary Washington of Waco; two grandchildren, Derrick and Todd Head, both of Plainvew; and one stepson and three stepdaughters, all of Fresno.
 

Elsie Himes

Funeral services for Elsie Himes, 86, are pending with Lemons Funeral Home.

Mrs. Himes died today, Jan. 28, 1998, in a private care center in Amarillo.
 

Anna Mae McManigal

HAPPY - Funeral services for Anna Mae McClure McManigal, 91, will be at 2 p.m. today in First Baptist Church with the Rev. Lonny Poe, pastor, officiating.

Burial will be in Happy Cemetery by Holley Funeral Home.

Mrs. McManigal died Monday, Jan. 26, 1998.

She was born in Claude and grew up in the Canyon community. She graduated from West Texas Normal College at Canyon and moved to Happy in 1928. She was active in First Baptist Church where she taught classes for children and was a member of WMU. She was a charter member of Women´s Federated Study Club.

In 1928 she married Hobart Franklin McManigal.

Survivors include two daughters, Doris Jean Rowell of Tulia and Anne McManigal of Los Angeles, Calif.; a son, Hobart Frank McManigal Jr. of Vernon; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
 

Muriel L. Oliver

PETERSBURG - Graveside services for Muriel L. McMahon Oliver, 65, will be at 11 a.m. Thursday in Plainview Memorial Park with Harold Zapata, pastor of Seventh-Day Adventist Church, officiating.

Burial arrangements are by Lemons Funeral Home of Plainview.

Mrs. Oliver died Monday, Jan. 26, 1998, at her residence.

She was born Sept. 7, 1932, in San Antonio. She worked as a telephone operator for Honeywell from 1971-1988 and moved to Petersburg from Albuquerque, N.M., in 1992. She was a member of the Seventh-Day Adventist Church.

She married Thomas M. McMahon in January of 1956 in Tucumcari, N.M. He died on Jan. 26, 1980 in Albuquerque, N.M.

Survivors include four daughters, Becky McLaurin of Petersburg, Terri Ryan of Phoenix, Ariz., Gina Garrett of Tyler and Linda Cline of Eureka, Calif.; one son, Pat McMahon of Oroville, Calif.; one sister, Sherry Ervin of Florence, Miss.; 13 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
 

Charles Lee Pitcox

Funeral services for Charles Lee “Bear” Pitcox, 53, are pending with Lemons Funeral Home.

Mr. Pitcox died Tuesday, Jan. 27, 1998, in Methodist Hospital Lubbock.
 

Ima Otice Ransom

CLAUDE - Funeral services for Ima Otice Ransom, 81, will be at 2 p.m. Thursday in Blackburn-Shaw Funeral Directors Memorial Chapel with Gil Hiltbrunner, pastor of Trinity Fellowship Church, officiating.

Graveside services will be at 4 p.m. in Claude Cemetery in Claude.

Mrs. Ransom died Monday, Jan. 26, 1998.

She was born in Rosebud, Ark., and was a homemaker and a member of Trinity Fellowship Church.

She married Don Ransom in 1938 in Canyon.

Survivors include her husband; two daughters, Betty Cagle of Abernathy and Barbara Dunn of Fort Worth; three grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

The family suggests memorials to a favorite charity.
 

Lucy H. Ward

TULIA - Funeral services for Lucy H. Ward, 90, will be at 2 p.m. Saturday in Wallace Funeral Home Chapel with the Revs. Andy and Janell Blair, pastors of First Presbyterian Church, officiating.

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

Mrs. Ward died Tuesday, Jan. 27, 1998, in Brandon, Fla.

She was born Lucy Hanna on March 2, 1907, in Chico. She moved to Swisher County when a young girl and lived on a farm near Claytonville east of Kress. She also had lived on a farm in the Valley View area. She moved to Tulia from Lockney in 1915 and to Lithia, Fla., in 1991.

She was a homemaker and a member of First Presbyterian Church.

On Feb. 11, 1939, she married Eric Ward in Tulia. he died on Jan. 21, 1977 in Tulia.

Survivors include a daughter, Margie West of Brandon, Fla.; one brother, Albert Hanna of Abilene; and a grandson, Patrick West of Valrico, Fla.

Two brothers, Lee and Ray Hanna, are deceased.

Pallbearers will be nephews.

Family visitation will be at the funeral home from 1-2 p.m. Saturday. Memorials are suggested to Tulia Cemetery Association.
 

Francell Young

Funeral services for Francell Young, 63, will be at 2 p.m. Friday in Wood-Dunning Colonial Chapel with Keith Avaitt, a Church of Christ minister from Clarksville, Ark., officiating.

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

Mrs. Young died at 8:46 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 27, 1998, in University Medical Center in Lubbock.

She was born on April 5, 1934, in Dickens County. She moved to Lubbock in 1957 and to Plainview in 1964.

She was a homemaker, a member of Northside Church of Christ in Olton, Plainview Senior Citizens, and the Quilting Club.

On Jan. 15, 1954, she married Willie Herbert Young in Lubbock. He died on March 13, 1983.

Survivors include two sons, Lynn and Scott Young, both of Carrollton; a sister, Mildred Keaton of Slaton; and three grandchildren.

Paul Carmickle
LITTLEFIELD -ÊFuneral services for Paul Meredith Carmickle, 82, will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at the First Baptist Church in Littlefield with the Rev. Charles Broadhurst of Amarillo officiating.

Burial will be in Littlefield Memorial Park by Hammons Funeral Home of Littlefield.

Mr. Carmickle died Wednesday, Sept. 16, 1998, at Lamb Healthcare Center.

He was born June 27, 1916 in Petersburg and married Wilmith Day on June 11, 1939 in Plainview. He farmed in Bailey County and near Tulia. He was employed by White Automotive and Appliance Store in Amarillo.

In 1951 he moved to Littlefield where he owned and operated the White´s Auto and Appliance Store. He became a real estate broker in 1958 and helped develop the Westwood and Crescent Park additions in Littlefield. He was active in acquiring the American Cotton Growers Denim Mill for Littlefield. 

He was a member of the board of directors of South Plains Association of Governments and served on the Littlefield City Council for 12 years. He also served as mayor pro-tem for two terms.

He served on the board of directors of Cal Farley's Boys Ranch near Amarillo for several years. He also served on the Littlefield Board of City Development and was a member of the First Baptist Church, Littlefield Masonic Lodge 1161, Littlefield Lions Club and he was a Shriner. He was named Littlefield Man of the Year in 1977.

Survivors include his wife, two daughters, Paula Schroeder of Littlefield and Sandy Anderson Paul of Amarillo; two brothers, Lon Carmickle of Abernathy and Wayne Carmickle of Texarkana; three sisters, Beth Gaizauskas of Canyon Lake, Juanita Dent of Hale Center and Zelda Payne of Lubbock; five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to the Parkinson Foundation or to a favorite charity.
 

Alfred Dutton

OLTON -ÊFuneral services for Alfred Dutton, 85, will be at 2 p.m. Saturday in First Baptist Church in Anson with the Rev. Bobby Broyles, pastor of First Baptist Church of Earth, officiating.

Burial will be in Mount Hope Cemetery in Anson by Parsons-Ellis Funeral Home. 

Mr. Dutton died Thursday, Sept. 17, 1998.

He was born in Hamlin and moved to the Earth community from Jones County in 1955. He moved to Port Aransas in 1975 then moved to Olton in 1995. He was a farmer and a member of Port Aransas Baptist Church.

He married Celeste Agnew in 1933 at Jones County. 

Survivors include his wife; a son, Bryan Dutton of Earth; three sisters, Marie Key of Anson, Eunice Burton of Kress and Florence Carpenter of Lubbock; a brother, Woodrow Dutton of Hereford; five grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

A daughter, Lynda Karen, died in 1981.

Viewing will be from 10 a.m. until service time Saturday in Anson First Baptist Church.

Memorials may be made to Family Hospice of the Plains, 7109 Olton Road, Plainview 79072.
 

Juan Gatica

LUBBOCK - Funeral Mass for Juan Inez Gatica, 48, will be at noon Saturday in St. Isidore Catholic Church with the Rev. Luis Dussan, pastor, officiating, assisted by the Rev. Glen Rosendale of St. Michael´s Catholic Church in Ralls.

Burial will be in Abernathy Cemetery by Abell Funeral Home of Abernathy.

Rosary will be at 8 p.m. today in the church.

Mr. Gatica died Wednesday, Sept. 16, 1998, at his residence.

He was born Jan. 21, 1950 in Sinton and moved to Abernathy from Shallowater in 1960. He married Lida Salcedo on April 17, 1973 in Abernathy. He was a member of St. Isidore Catholic Church where he previously taught CCD classes and was a member of the Cursillista.

Surviving are his wife; two sons, Juan and Rafael of Abernathy; a daughter, Maria Cortez of Abernathy; his parents, Jaun and Lucia Gatica of Abernathy; a brother, Jose A. Gatica of Abernathy; three sister, Janie Esparza of Petersburg, Rosa Maria Barron of Phoenix, Ariz. and Ennis Luero of Houston ; and three grandchildren.
 

Jeanne Ham

LUBBOCK - Funeral services for Jeanne S. Ham, 73, were at 10 a.m. today in Franklin-Bartley Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Tom Anthony officiating.

Burial was in City of Lubbock Cemetery.

Mrs. Ham died Wednesday, Sept. 16, 1998, at her residence.

She was born Feb. 6, 1925, in Tipton, Okla. She married Claude E. Ham. He is deceased.

She worked a U.S. Postal Service clerk in Lubbock and Ruidoso, N.M. until retiring. She was an avid bridge player.

Surviving are two sons, Ron Moriarity of Lubbock and David Moriarity of Ruidso, N.M.; a daughter, Barbara Hintergardt of Amarillo; four brothers, Don Stinson of Plainview, Alan Stinson of Kema, Reese Stinson of Wharton and Robert Stinson of Lubbock; six grandchldren and five great-grancchildren.

A daughter, Janet Hounshell, is deceased.
 

Bob Lane

LOCKNEY -ÊGraveside services for Bobby Dean “Bob” Lane, 66, will be at 1:30 p.m. today in the Lockney Cemetery. Memorial services will follow at 3 p.m. at the South Plains Baptist Church in South Plains with the Rev. Earnest Stewart, pastor, officiating.

Arrangements are by Moore-Rose-White Funeral Home in Lockney.

Mr. Lane died Thursday, Sept. 17, 1998, in St. Mary of the Plains Hospital in Lubbock.

He was born Aug. 4, 1932 in Turkey, Texas. He graduated from Turkey High School and graduated from West Texas State University where he was quarterback of the football team. He served as a medic in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.

He married Wanda “Booboo” Gilbert on Nov. 29, 1952 in Flomot. They moved to Floyd County from Louisiana in 1957.

Mr. Lane was a member of the Lockney Lions Club, Young Farmers, Lockney Quarterback Club, and the Floyd County Fair Board as well as numerous youth programs. He had farmed and ranched in Floyd County since 1957.

Survivors include his wife; his mother, Foy Lane of Turkey; two sons and daughters-in-law, J.H. and Melody Lane of Lockney and Glen and Kellye Lane of Midland; one daughter and son-in-law, Gwen and Jimmy Waller of Temple; two sisters, Nita Puckett of Memphis and Gayle Rhoades of Canyon, and nine grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to the Bob Lane Memorial Scholarship Fund at First National Bank of Lockney, 201 N. Main, Lockney, 79241.
 

Thelma Love

TULIA -ÊFuneral services for Thelma Caraway Love, 92, will be at 2 p.m. Saturday in Central Church of Christ with Trey Morgan, minister, officiating. Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery by Wallace Funeral Home.

Mrs. Love died at 10:26 p.m. Wednesday. Sept. 16, 1998 in Lubbock.

She was born Oct. 21, 1905 in Vernon. She moved to Tulia at an early age and graduated from Tulia High School in 1921. She married George A. Love on Feb. 5, 1927 in Tulia. He died Jan. 11, 1965 in Temple. She married Louis Love on Dec. 24, 1969 in Tulia. He died June 1, 1997 in Coleman. She lived in Lubbock for the past four years.

She was a homemaker and a member of the Central Church of Christ in Tulia.

Survivors include four sons, Bill Love of Odessa, Doyle Love of Lubbock, Deryl Love of Albuquerque, N.M., and Audrey Love of Grand Prairie; one sister, Marie Cammack of Belton, 17 grandchildren, and 31 great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to the Lubbock and Portales, N.M. Children´s Homes.
 

Frances Bales Raymond

Memorial services for Frances Bales Raymond, 80, former Tulia and Canyon resident, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday in First United Methodist Church of Canyon with the Rev. Richard Bales, the Rev. Kevin Deckard and Curtis House, youth minister, officiating.

Arrangements are by Brooks Funeral Directors of Canyon.

Mrs. Raymond died Sept. 5, 1998, in Eugene, Ore.

She was born in Clovis, N.M. and lived in Canyon for five years. She moved to Tulia where she lived for 36 years, then to Clovis and to Eugene. She had been a legal secretary for more than 25 years.

She was a member of the Business and Professional Women´s Association and of the United Presbyterian Church in Tulia.

Survivors include two daughters, Betty Wood of Eugene and Judith Groce of Renton, Wash.; a son, Richard Bales of Canyon; a brother, Charles Arnspiger of Ignacio, Colo.; seven grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
 

Hayes Waters

HALE CENTER -ÊGraveside services for Hayes H. Waters, 87, will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Hale Center Cemetery with Silas Short, minister of O´Donnell Church of Christ, officiating.

Arrangements are by Freeman-Abell Funeral Home in Hale Center.

Mr. Waters died Thursday, Sept. 17, 1998, at Horizons Specialty Hospital in Lubbock.

He was born Dec. 5, 1910 in Weatherford. He served in the Army in Okanawa. He taught school in Del Rio and was former owner of The Dixie Dog in Chidlress and Hale Center. He was a retired school teacher.

Survivors include three nephews, Barton Riley of Childress, Dahl Waters of Sacramento, Calif., and Tom Waters of Little Rock, Ark.; and one niece, Ilene Young of Lubbock.


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