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Wallace Cannon
JACKSONVILLE, Texas - Funeral services for Wallace Cannon, 71, former Plainview resident, will be at 10 a.m. Saturday in Thompson Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Paul Campbell and the Rev. Bruce Webb officiating. Burial will be in Resthaven Memorial Park in Jacksonville by Thompson Funeral Home. Mr. Cannon died Thursday, Aug. 26, 1999, in a Rusk nursing home. He was born Oct. 5, 1927, in Wagonner, Okla. He was a farmer and rancher and lived in Plainview for 50 years. He moved to Jacksonville in 1982 and leased and operated Kirby´s Shamrock from 1982 to 1995. He was a member of Central Baptist Church and Goodfellows Sunday School Class. Survivors include his wife, Denell; three sons, Michael Cannon of Tyler, Mark Cannon of Fort Walton Beach, Fla., and Shane Cannon of Mesquite; a brother, Don Clinton Cannon of Hale Center; four sisters, Ruth Nichols of Littlefield, Ruby Campbell of Tyler, Dorothy Belcher of Arlington and Bonnie King of College Station; and six grandchildren. Pallbearers will be nephews Billy Burden, Lon Dale Cannon, John McCarter, Mitch Johnson, Barry Belsher and Mike Schoolcraft. Honorary pallbearers will be members of the Goodfellows Sunday School Class.

Robert Dennis
TULIA - Private services will be held Robert “Bob” Dennis, 67. Arrangements are by Schooler Funeral Home of Amarillo. Mr. Dennis died Wednesday, Aug. 25, 1999. He was born in Texico, N.M. He served with the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War and was a house painter in the construction industry. In 1965 he married Joe B. Baca in Clovis. Survivors include his wife; a son, Larry Eugene Dennis of McAllen; four daughters, Rhoda Cotherman of Frisco, Eugenia Fernandez of San Antonio and Norma Jean Dennis and Myra McGee, both of McAllen; two brothers, Jerry Dennis of Pampa and Edward Dennis of Roswell, N.M.; two sisters, Maxine Garrett of Ruidoso, N.M., and Dorothy Gaunt of West Covina, Calif.; and five grandchildren. A son, Matt Dennis, is deceased. The family suggests memorials to Crown of Texas Hospice, 1000 S. Jefferson, Amarillo, TX 79101.

Michael Wayne McGee
CRESCENT, Okla. - Graveside services for Michael Wayne McGee, infant son of James Leroy and Leah McGee, will be at 3 p.m. Saturday in Marshall, Okla., in the IOOF Cemetery. His grandfather, the Rev. J. Frank Mitchell, will officiate. The infant was stillborn Sunday, Aug. 22, 1999, in a Crescent hospital. Survivors include his parents; a twin brother, James Alan; and his grandparents, Alan and Sheila Athey of Crescent, and the Rev. J. Frank and Darlene Mitchell of Gracemont, Okla. The Rev. Mitchell was a teacher and head baseball coach in Plainview in the early 1970s. Robertson with cut 

Evora Robertson
PETERSBURG - Funeral services for Evora “Sally” Robertson, 77, will be at 10 a.m. Saturday in First Baptist Church with the Rev. John Lowrie, pastor, officiating. Burial will be in Petersburg Cemetery by Lemons Funeral Home of Plainview. Mrs. Robertson died at 8:50 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 26, 1999, in Covenant Lakeside Hospital in Lubbock. She was born Evora Groce on Nov. 26, 1921, in Birdstown, Tenn. She graduated from Wayland Baptist University where she played basketball and taught school at Lakeview prior to her marriage. She was a member of First Baptist Church, where she taught a Sunday school class and Vacation Bible School and was a member of Woman´s Missionary Union. She also was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star. On Aug. 5, 1944, she married H.B. “Shorty” Robertson in Petersburg. Survivors include her husband; a daughter and son-in-law, Margo and Stuart Harrelson of Amarillo; three sons and four daughters-in-law, Wayne “Fud” and Charlotte Robertson, Joe and Kathy Robertson and Kyle Lynn and Darlena Robertson, all of Petersburg, and Beth Graves; 10 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. A son, Kent “Hoopie” Robertson, is deceased.

Ella Sammann
TULIA - Funeral services for Ella Wanna Landrum Sammann, 88, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday in Wallace Funeral Home with Jim Landrum of Mound City, Kan., officiating. Burial will be in Rose Hill Cemetery. Mrs. Sammann died at 8 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 26, 1999, in Golden Acres Nursing Home in Dallas. She was born Feb. 9, 1911, in Cordell, Okla. She moved to Texas with her family when two weeks old. She moved to Swisher County from Floyd County in 1948 and to Lubbock in 1971. On April 22, 1934, she married Arthur Sammann in Portales, N.M. He died Nov. 21, 1969. Survivors include a nephew and his wife, Welborn “Bill” and Darlene Landrum of Garland, formerly of Plainview; two great-nephews, Jimmy Landrum of Mound City, and Keith Landrum of Garland; one great-niece, Lorinda Lamb of Garland; and six great-great-nieces and nephews. A son, Welborn Lee Horrell; a daughter, Yvonne Stack, and a granddaughter, Jimmie Leta Stack, are deceased. 

Juan C. Martinez
LEVELLAND - Funeral Mass for Juan C. Martinez, 91, of Amarillo, will be at 10 a.m. Friday in St. Michael´s Catholic Church with the Rev. Glenn Rosendale officiating.

Burial will be in City of Levelland Cemetery by Head Family Funeral Home.

Rosary will be recited today at 7:30 p.m. in the funeral home chapel.

Mr. Martinez died Wednesday, Oct. 6, 1999, in an Amarillo nursing home.

He was born Dec. 27, 1907, in Villa Union, Coahuila, Mexico. He had been a lifelong Texan. He lived in Levelland for 24 years and moved to Amarillo in 1979. He was the last of three children of the late Sabino and Antonia Cortez Martinez.

On Nov. 28, 1928, he married Petra Salas in Big Spring. She is deceased.

Survivors include three sons, Noe Martinez of Plainview, Enrique Martinez of Illinois and Jesus Martinez of Amarillo; two daughters, Eudelia M. Armendariz of Rotan and Elinda Martinez of Amarillo; 25 grandchildren; and several great- and great-great-grandchildren.

A daughter, Elisa Zamoro, died in 1994 and a son, Guillermo Martinez, died in 1986.

Grandsons will serve as pallbearers.
 

Eunice McDonald

Funeral services for Eunice Faye McDonald, 87, will be at 10 a.m. Friday in Wood-Dunning Colonial Chapel with Karl King, minister of Garland Street Church of Christ, and J.R. Burnett of Aztec, N.M., officiating.

Graveside services will be at 4 p.m. in Crestview Memorial Park in Wichita Falls. Arrangements are by Wood-Dunning Funeral Home.

Mrs. McDonald died at 4:40 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 5, 1999, in Hi-Plains Hospital in Hale Center.

She was born Feb. 12, 1912, in St. Jo where she grew up and graduated from high school. She moved to Wichita Falls in 1945 where she made her home for 50 years. She moved to Plainview in 1994 and to Hale Center in 1997.

She had worked at the Wichita Falls General Hospital for 25 years in the dietary department. She was a member of Loop 11 Church of Christ in Wichita Falls.

On April 29, 1935, she married Charlie E. McDonald. He died in 1968.

Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Glenn and Beverly McDonald of Hale Center; a grandson and his wife, David and M´Lee McDonald of Lubbock; a granddaughter and her husband, Nanette and David Fletcher of Lubbock; and three great-grandchildren.
 

Lon E. McKay

QUITAQUE - Funeral services for Lon E. McKay, 96, will be at 4 p.m. Friday in the Church of Christ with J.D. Nance and Kirk Martin officiating.

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

Mr. McKay died Tuesday, Oct. 5, 1999, in Lubbock.

He was born Jan. 20, 1903 in Upshur County. He was a farmer and a ginner and a member of the Church of Christ.

He and his wife, Girtie, were married Oct. 8, 1922, in Turkey. She died June 15, 1992.

Survivors include three sons, Lee Roy “Bud” McKay and Dwight McKay, both of Amarillo, and Trent McKay of Quitaque; nine daughters, Juanita Lane of Turkey, Margie Purcell and Shorlette Kemp, both of Albuquerque, N.M., Doris Davis of Amarillo, Theresa Gregory of Lorenzo, Gay Sperry of Idalou, Devorah Justus and Renee Dudley, both of Quitaque, and Gen Martin of Lubbock; a brother, Cecil McKay of Plainview; a sister, Ruby Folley of Wellington, Colo.; 34 grandchildren; 56 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.

An infant son, Gary Lynn McKay; a daughter, Bonnie Geisler; a grandson, Joe Lane; a brother, David McKay, and a sister, Mollie Chambers, are deceased.

The family suggests memorials to the Quitaque EMS, the Quitaque Volunteer Fire Department, or to a favorite charity.
 

Clifton Allen Pinnell

Memorial services for Clifton Allen Pinnell, 31, will be at 1 p.m. Saturday in Garland Street Church of Christ with Dr. Steve Turner; Karl King, minister; the Rev. Connie Nieto, pastor of Grace Presbyterian Church, and Patrick Branch of Fayetteville, Ark., officiating.

Cremation arrangements are by Wood-Dunning Funeral Home.

Mr. Pinnell died at 4:44 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 6, 1999, at his residence.

He was born March 12, 1968, in Plainview. He graduated from Plainview High School in 1986 and from Southwestern Oklahoma State University School of Pharmacy in December of 1992. He was owner/operator of Pinnell Drug.

He was an avid fisherman and was an active member of the Noon Lions Club, 4-H Club and American Pharmacists Association. He was a member of Garland Street Church of Christ.

On Aug. 31, 1996, he married Shanna Kaye Bain in Plainview.

Survivors include his wife; a daughter, Lauren Kaye Pinnell of Plainview; his parents, Phil and Cynthia Pinnell of Plainview; a sister, Colbie Lee Pinnell of Amarillo; his grandparents, Roscoe P. and Alma Pinnell and Naoma Kromer, all of Amarillo; and his wife´s parents, Will and Janet Bain of Earth.

His grandparents, Farris Allen Kromer and Ola Ruth Pinnell, died in 1974.

The family suggests memorials to the American Cancer Society.
 

Robert Rigdon

LOCKNEY - Funeral services for Robert Rigdon, 70, of Plainview, are pending with Moore-Rose-White Funeral Home.

Mr. Rigdon died Wednesday, Oct. 6, 1999.

Julian Acevedo, Sr.
DIMMITT - Servces for Julian Rojas Acevedo, Sr., 71, of Dimmitt will eb 10 a.m. Tuesday in the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church with the Rev. fern Couture officiating. Burial will follow in Castro Memorial Gardens under the direction of Foskey-Lilley-McGill Funeral Homes.

A prayer vigil will be held at 8 p.m. Sunday and Monday night at the church.

Acevedo died Friday, Aug. 20, 1999 in Lubbock.

He was born Jan. 9, 1928 in Bartram and married Edith Rollins April 14, 1947 in Rio Grande City. She died in 1995.

He moved to Dimmitt in 1956 from Georgetown and was a member of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church where he was a Cursillista in the Sacred Heart Association. He owned A&F Welding and built many gins in Texas, Oklahoma and New Mexico.

Survivors include two daughters, Mary Helen Flores and Maria Fuller, both of Dimmitt; four sons, Julian Acevedo, Jr. of San Antonio, Robert Acevedo of Levelland, Ace Acevedo of Pampa and Albert Acevedo of Dimmitt; three brothers, Mike Acevedo of Earth, Sabastian Acevedo of Dimmitt and Feliciano Acevedo of Donna; four sisters, Michaela Sandoval of Donna, Catarina Torres of McAllen, Maria Flores of Austin and Juanita Riojas of Goergetown; 15 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren.
 

Leavirta Austin

LUBBOCK - Funeral services for Leavirta Austin, 88, formerly of Plainview, will be at 1 p.m. Monday in Tull Thornton Chapel of Brock´s South Plains Funeral Directors with the Rev. E. W. Austin officiating.

Wake service will be from 5-7 tonight at the funeral Home.

Burial will be in City of Lubbock Cemetery by Brock´s South Plains Funeral Directors.

Mrs. Austin died Monday, Aug. 16, 1999, at University Medical Center.

She was born June 17, 1911, in Marlin and married Johnny Austin. She moved to Plainview where she was a homemaker and member of Ash and Carver Church of Christ. She lived at IHS Heritage Home before moving to Lubbock about a year ago.

Surviving are two daughters, Johnny June Campbell and Faye brown, both of Lubbock.
 

Billy Barham

TAHOKA - Funeral services for Billy Newton Barham, 74, will be at 2 p.m. today in First Baptist Church with the Rev. Jerry Becknal, pastor, officiating.

Burial will be in Nevels Cemetery by White Funeral Home.

Mr. Barham died Thursday, Aug. 19, 1999.

A lifelong resident of Lynn County, he was born Feb. 28, 1925 and graduated from Tahoka High School. He was a U.S. Air Force veteran of World War II, a farmer, member of First Baptist Church and was a past master of the Tahoka Masonic Lodge.

He married Catherine Thomason on Dec. 13, 1960 in Wellman.

Surviving are his wife; two sons, Frank of Lubbock and Doug of Tahoka; a daughter Cynthia Steele of Lubbock; a brother, Newt of Del Rio; two sisters, Jo Curry of Hale Center and Jean Blackard of Gallup, N.M., and four grandchildren.

The family suggests memorials to First Baptist Church, 1701 Avenue K, Tahoka 79373, or to the Lynn County Pioneers Senior Citizens Center, Box 223, Tahoka 79373.
 

Tommy Elliff

TULIA - Funeral services for former Tulia resident Tommy Dean Elliff, 60, of Rockwall, will be at 10 a.m. Monday in Wallace Funeral Home Chapel with the rev. Charles Davenport, pastor of First Baptist Church, officiating.

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

Mr. Elliff died Friday, Aug. 20, 1999, at Baylor Hospital in garland.

He was born Sept. 17, 1938 in Rotan and lived there until the age of nine when he moved with his family to Tulia. He attended Tulia schools and served in the National Guard and the Army Reserves.

He worked at Mid-Pllains Body Shop in Tulia until moving in 1983 to Rockwall where he owned and operated the Carousel Collision Center. He was a member of First Baptist Church in Rockwall.

He married Regina Geraldine Wiess on Dec. 24, 1963. They were later divorced.

Surviving are a daughter, Stacy Hansen of Sunrise Beach, Mo.; a son, Kent Elliff of Lucas; a brother, H. Don Elliff of Midlothian; a sister, Joyce Deal of Midlothian, and three grandchildren.
 

Zina ÔCorky´ Vaughan

OLTON - Funeral services for Zina Corene “Corky” Huguley Vaughan, 74, of Canyon, were at 2 p.m. Saturday in Olton First Baptist Church with the Rev. Kyle Streun, pastor, officiating.

Burial was in Halfway Cemetery by Holley Funeral Home of Canyon.

Mrs. Vaughan died Thursday, Aug. 19, 1999, in Canyon.

She was born July 3, 1925, in Hale County, the daughter of the late Basil B. and Mary Zina Maryfield Huguley. She was a nurse and had worked at Amherst Co-op Hospital in Littlefield and in a doctor´s office in Clovis, N.M. She was a member of the Canyon Christian Church.

Survivors include a son, Dan Vaughan of Canyon; two sisters, Thelma Kersh of Olton and Ola Curry of Clovis; three brothers, A.G. Huguley and Don Huguley, both of Olton, Marvin Huguley of Clovis; and six grandchildren.

Wanda Lou Bailey
WHITEWRIGHT - Funeral services for Wanda Lou Bailey, 72, were held Jan. 9 in First Baptist Church in Trenton with the Rev. James Henry officiating.

Burial was in Leonard Cemetery by Taylor Funeral Home.

Mrs. Bailey died Jan. 7, 1999, in Texoma Medical Center.

Survivors include a daughter, Shirley Ann Whitsel of Dallas; two sons, Bobby Bailey and Jerry Bailey, both of Whitewright; two sisters, Ruth Frank and Betty Jo Holt, both of Plainview; a brother, Charles Russell May Jr., of DeSoto; and two grandchildren.
 

Claud William Barclay

SPUR - Funeral services for Claud William Barclay, 93, will be at 2 p.m. Thursday in First Baptist Church with the Rev. Norris Taylor of Idalou and the Rev. Richardson Harbison, pastor, officiating.

Burial will be in Spur Memorial Cemetery by Campbell Funeral Home.

Mr. Barclay died Monday, Jan. 18, 1999, in Heritage Oaks Nursing Home in Lubbock.

He was born Jan. 29, 1905, in Quitman. He moved to Dickens County as a young boy and lived in the Afton, McAdoo and Spur communities. In 1927 he graduated from barber school in Fort Worth and opened his first barber shop in Afton in 1928.

He moved to Petersburg and barbered for 17 years and returned to Spur where he farmed and was a barber.

He was on the Board of Equalization for three years and on the city council for two years. In 1994, he retired at the age of 88 after 66 years as a barber.

He was a member of First Baptist Church in Spur where he was a deacon and served as Sunday School superintendent for several years. He was a past president of the Lions Club and had served for 40 years before retiring as an honorary member.

He married Erma West in 1923 in Spur. She died Dec. 6, 1949. He married Hazle Campbell on June 11, 1950, in Whiteface. She died Aug. 16, 1991.

Survivors include two sons, Winston Barclay of Midland and Joe Barclay of Lubbock; two daughters, Margie Barclay of Lubbock and Melba Camp of Amarillo; eight grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
 

Katya Bryan

LOCKNEY - Graveside services for Katya Bryan, infant daughter of Grady Glen and Elena Bryan, will be at 11 a.m. Thursday in Wilmeth Cemetery in Runnels County with Max Pratt, minister of the Ninth Street Church of Christ in Ballinger, officiating.

Burial arrangements are by Moore-Rose-White Funeral Home.

The infant was born Tuesday, Jan. 19, 1999, in Mangold Memorial Hospital and died the same day.

Survivors include her parents; and her grandparents, Sealy and Nancy Bryan of Winters and Nickoli and Galina Matzak of Sumy, Ukraine.
 

Milas Cline

DIMMITT - Funeral services for Milas “Dub” Cline, 92, will be at 11 a.m. Thursday in Foskey-Lilley-McGill Funeral Home Ivy Chapel with the Rev. Rusty Dickerson, pastor of First United Methodist Church, officiating.

Burial will be in Castro Memorial Gardens.

Mr. Cline died Monday, Jan. 18, 1999, in Canterbury Villa of Dimmitt.

He was born Oct. 14, 1906, in Pine Bluff, Ark. He moved to Plainview at an early age and lived in Lockney for five years. He moved to Castro County in 1957 and farmed.

He was a member of the Plainview Elks Lodge and was a Methodist.

On Aug. 19, 1970, he married Kay Wilkerson in Dimmitt. She died Dec. 27, 1994.

Survivors include three sons, John and Milas Cline, both of Dimmitt and Virgel Cline of Amarillo; two stepsons, Everett Wilkerson of Canyon and Coyce Wilkerson of Amarillo; a stepdaughter, Peggy Fulfer of Luckenbach; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

The family suggests memorials to Hospice Care, 112 W. Jones, Dimmitt, TX 79027.
 

Don Stinson

EDMONSON - Funeral services for Don Stinson, 61, are pending with Lemons Funeral Home.

Mr. Stinson died Tuesday, Jan. 19, 1999, in the emergency room at Covenant Hospital Plainview.
 

Mildred Walters

FRIONA - Graveside services for Mildred Walters, 86, will be at 2 p.m. Thursday in Littlefield Cemetery with Paul Wyly of Hereford officiating.

Burial arrangements are by Ellis-Blackwell Funeral Home.

Mrs. Walters died Monday, Jan. 18, 1999, in Hereford Regional Medical Center.

She was born Nov. 29, 1912, in Pearsonville. She moved to Hereford from Parmer County in October of 1998. She was a homemaker and a member of the Hub Women´s Club, and the Church of Christ.

Her first husband, Joe Walters, died in 1950. She married Edgar Walters on Jan. 15, 1952, in Clovis. N.M.

Survivors include her husband; a son, Joe Walters of Friona, former Plainview resident; three brothers, Kenneth Jordan of Somerville, Ala., Joe B. Jordan of San Antonio and D.T. Jordan Jr. of Dallas; five sisters, Rubie Gibbs of Yorba Linda, Calif., Faydell Turney of Hereford, Vera Miller of Abernathy, Mozelle Smith of Roswell, N.M., and Beatrice Allen of Houston; and three grandchildren.

A son, Billy Ed Walters, died in 1935.

Michael Bailey
WYLIE - Funeral services for Michael Quinten Bailey, 54, will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday in First Baptist Church.

Burial will be in Plano Mutual Cemetery by Ted Dickey Funeral Home.

Mr. Bailey died Sunday, Oct. 17, 1999.

He was born in Pampa. He graduated from Rule High School, attended North Texas State University and graduated from West Texas State University. He was a head football coach at Plano East High School, a teacher and coach at Plainview High School, Hurst Bell High School and head coach at Terrell High School.

Survivors include four sons, Rob Bailey of Montezuma, N.M., Russ Bailey of McKinney, Brian Bailey of Wylie and Brad Bailey of Kaufman; his parents, Robert and Thelma Bailey of Brownfield; three sisters, Pam Schonerstedt of Levelland, Judy Reeves of Horseshoe Bay and Kathy Tyler of Brownfield; and five grandchildren.

The family suggests memorials to Hospice of Lubbock, P.O. Box 53276, Lubbock, TX 79453; Odyssey Health Care Inc., 5440 Harvest Hill Road, Dallas, TX 75230; Christian Outreach International, Box 2823, Vero Beach, Fla. 32961-2823; or to a favorite charity.
 

Forrest F. Mickey

Funeral services for Forrest F. Mickey, 81, will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday in Garland Street Church of Christ with Karl King, minister, Kim Hays and Larry Golden officiating.

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

Mr. Mickey died at 10:55 a.m. Monday, Oct. 18, 1999, in Prairie House Living Center.

He was born July 17, 1918, in Floyd County. He moved to Plainview as a youngster and attended Plainview schools. He served with the U.S. Navy during World War II and farmed for many years. He owned and operated Texas Farm Machinery, a John Deere dealership, for many years, retiring in 1986.

He was a member of Garland Street Church of Christ and enjoyed golf.

On March 26, 1939, he married Maylene Parish in Portales, N.M.

Survivors include his wife; a daughter and son-in-law, Kim and Dr. Roger Hall of Wichita, Kan.; two sons and daughters-in-law, Jerry and Betty Mickey of Rockport and Jack and Debbie Mickey of Plainview; three brothers, Vernon Mickey of Canyon, Milton Mickey of San Diego, Calif., and Lonnie Mickey of Greenville; two sisters, Esthel Davis of Kingsland and Odessa Monroe of North Carolina; six grandchildren, including Randy Mickey, Amber Pierce and Lori Mickey, all of Plainview; and four great-grandsons.

The family suggests memorials to the Children´s Home of Lubbock or to a favorite charity.
 

Edna Sisk

Funeral services for Edna Sisk, 91, are pending with Lemons Funeral Home.

Mrs. Sisk died at 8:28 p.m. Monday, Oct. 18, 1999, in Midland.
 

John Marvin Taylor

Funeral services for John Marvin Taylor, 75, will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday in the Bartley-Silva Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Chris Craig, a chaplain with VistaCare Family Hospice, officiating.

Burial will be in Parklawn Memorial Gardens by Bartley-Silva Funeral Home.

Mr. Taylor died at 9:46 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 17, 1999, at his residence.

He was born June 17, 1924, in Carthage in Panola County. He moved to Plainview more than 50 years ago and worked for Green Machinery, High Plains Co-Op Oil Mill in Lubbock and retired from Excel in 1987. He was a welder.

He served with the U.S. Army in the Philippines and was a member of the American Legion.

On Jan. 28, 1967, he married Belva Jackson. She died Nov. 11, 1986.

Survivors include a son, Sid Underwood of Garden Ridge; a daughter, Suzie Underwood of Sealy; two sisters, Mary Waller of Oklahoma, and Betty Sue Baxter of California; a brother, Edward Milton Taylor of Minnesota; and one granddaughter.
 

J.O. Tenery

Funeral services for J.O. Tenery, 87, will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday in Trinity United Methodist Church with the Rev. Horace Abbott, pastor, and Randy Tenery of Sweetwater, a grandson, officiating.

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

Mr. Tenery died at 9:46 a.m. Monday, Oct. 18, 1999, in Plainview.

He was born Nov. 20, 1911, in Italy, Texas. He moved to the Plainview area in 1942 and farmed. He worked for E.K. Hufstedler from 1949 to 1958 and in 1959 he started J.O. Tenery & Son Pump Co.

He was a member of Texas Water Well Association, Gould Professional Dealer´s Association and Trinity United Methodist Church where he served as church treasurer, superintendent of the Sunday school and was on many committees.

On Oct. 26, 1933, he married Loraine Briles in Milford.

Survivors include his wife; a daughter and son-in-law, Margaret and Ray Hooks of Plainview; a son and daughter-in-law, Earl and Treva Tenery of Plainview; a sister, Gail Bratcher of Ennis; four grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

The family suggests memorials to Trinity United Methodist Church, 820 Utica, Plainview 79072.


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