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Nena D. Caudle
Funeral services for Nena Downey Caudle, 85, of Lubbock, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday in the First Baptist Church Chapel with Dr. Cleve Haley, pastor of Oakwood Baptist Church in Lubbock, officiating.

Burial will be in Hale Center Cemetery by Lemons Funeral Home.

Mrs. Caudle died at 6:15 p.m. Thursday, June 24, 1999, in University Medical Center in Lubbock.

She was born May 23, 1914, in Frost, where she grew up and graduated from high school. She attended college for 2 1/2 years and moved to Dallas.

On June 8, 1940, she married Robert Caudle in Dallas. They moved to Hale Center in 1940 and were in the ginning business. They moved to Halfway in 1942 and to Plainview in 1952 where they had partnership in West Side Gin and later 400 Gin. In 1969, they moved to Dallas and returned to Lubbock in 1982. Mr. Caudle died Feb. 15, 1991.

She was a member of the Plainview Altrusa Study Club, Lubbock Christian Women´s Club and Oakwood Baptist Church. While a member of First Baptist Church in Plainview, she taught Sunday school and worked with the Sunbeams and GAs. She served as president of the Woman´s Missionary Union for two years.

Survivors include two daughters and sons-in-law, Linda Kay and Bob Ehle of Greeley, Colo., and Betty and Roger Horan of Plainview; a brother, John Downey of Halfway; four grandsons, Todd Ehle of Wausau, Wis., Russell Horan of Flower Mound, and Reid Horan and Raj Horan, both of Plainview; and six great-grandchildren.

The family suggests memorials to Wayland Baptist University or to the Alzheimer´s Foundation.
 

Don Parr

PETERSBURG - Funeral services for Don Eilland “Nannernose” Parr, 62, will be at 2 p.m. Saturday in First Baptist Church with the Rev. Jesse J. Nave, a Baptist minister, officiating.

Burial will be in Petersburg Cemetery by White Funeral Home.

Mr. Parr died Wednesday, June 23, 1999.

He was born March 24, 1937, in Knox City. He attended Idalou High School and served with the U.S. Army. He moved to Petersburg from Estacado in 1994. He was a retired farmer and a member of Estacado Baptist Church.

On June 23, 1960, he married Evelyn Marie Gregory in Petersburg.

Survivors include his wife; two daughters, Lisa Philips and Judy Ferguson, both of Abilene; his parents, Charlie and Starlie Parr of Idalou; a brother, Dale Parr of Idalou; two sisters, Carrol Baker of Idalou and Sammie Sloan of Austin; and four grandchildren.

The family suggests memorials to Petersburg EMS, Petersburg Cemetery, 1524 Main, 79250, Petersburg Public Library, 1614 Main, 79350, or to a favorite charity.
 

Maria Reyes

IDALOU - Funeral Mass for Marie Reyes, 92, of Lubbock, will be at 10 a.m. Saturday in St. Philip Benizi Catholic Church with the Rev. Roland Buxkemper officiating.

Burial arrangements are by White Funeral Home.

Rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. today in the same church.

Mrs. Reyes died Wednesday, June 23, 1999, in Lakeside Rehabilitation and Care Center.

She was born Oct. 10, 1906, in Rio Hondo and moved to Lubbock in 1964 from Marlin. She was a homemaker a member of St. Philip Benizi Catholic Church and the Cursillistas.

On Oct. 16, 1925, she married Fermin Reyna in San Benito. He died in December of 1992.

Survivors include five sons, Mateo Reyes Sr. and Domingo Reyes, both of Lubbock, Asencio Reyes of Calvert, Edwardo Reyes of Marlin and Ventura Reyes of Olton; two daughters, Petra Trevino of Lubbock and Beneralda Serna of Calvert; two brothers, Pedro Reyna of Los Indios and Raynaldo Reyna of Olmito; a sister, Trinidad Cuevas of San Benito; 29 grandchildren; 37 great-grandchildren; and 24 great-great-grandchildren.
 

Jackie Samford Jr.

ASPERMONT - Funeral services for Jackie Forrest Samford Jr., 49, will be at 2 p.m. Saturday in First Baptist Church with the Rev. Mickey Waggoner officiating.

Burial will be in Double Mountain Cemetery by McCoy Funeral Home.

Mr. Samford died Monday, June 21, 1999, in a Graham hospital.

He was born in Rotan, graduated from Aspermont High School and was a cook. He was a Baptist.

Survivors include his father, Jack Samford Sr., of Afton; a son, Timothy Curtis Samford of Olton; his grandmother, Willie Dee King of Aspermont; a brother, Michael Reed Samford of Lake Jackson; and a sister, Vickie Lynn King of Canyon.
 

Weldon Legan

LEVELLAND - Funeral services for Weldon Legan, 47, will be at 11 a.m. Saturday in Second Baptist Church with the Rev. Harold Harrison, pastor of First Baptist Church in Whiteface, officiating.

Burial will be in Resthaven Memorial Park in Lubbock by Geo. C. Price Funeral Directors.

Mr. Legan died Thursday, June 24, 1999, in Covenant Hospital in Levelland.

He was born June 30, 1951, in Oklahoma City, Okla. He graduated from Whiteface High School and moved to Levelland in May of 1999 from Sonora. He was a pumper for Gruy Petroleum.

On Aug. 29, 1970, he married Carolyn Caffey in Amarillo.

Survivors include his wife; two sons, Brian Legan of Abernathy and Brad Legan of Levelland; a daughter, Amy Abels of Seagraves; his mother, Wanda Thompson of Morton; a sister, Lea McCoy of Lubbock; and three grandchildren.

Anselmo Alcocer Jr.
HART - Funeral services for Anselmo Alcocer Jr., 44, will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday in St. John´s Catholic Church with the Rev. Guillermo Morales, pastor, officiating.

Burial will be in Hart Cemetery by Foskey-Lilley-McGill Funeral Homes.

Vigil services will be at 8 p.m. Monday in the same church.

Mr. Alcocer died Friday, Feb. 26, 1999, in Hart.

He was born Oct. 1, 1954, in Tulia. He moved to Dimmitt from Nazareth in 1967 and graduated from Hart High School in 1973. He was a Catholic and an agriculture laborer.

Survivors include his parents, Pete and Florinda Barretero of Hart; and two sisters, Concepcion Lara of Morehead, Minn., and Julia Perez of Amarillo.

The body will be at the church until service time.
 

Betty Jean Heller

Funeral services for Betty Jean Heller, 73, will be at 2 p.m. Monday in First Baptist Church Chapel with Dr. Travis Hart, pastor, and J. Dean McNamara, chaplain of VistaCare Family Hospice, officiating.

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

Mrs. Heller died at 10:25 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 25, 1999, in Care Inn of Plainview.

She was born May 27, 1925, in Meadville, Mo. On April 13, 1946, she married Everett Heller in Amarillo and they moved to a farm near Edmonson. After retiring from farming in 1980, they moved to Plainview and started Heller Insurance Agency, specializing in crop insurance.

She was a pianist for the Edmonson First Baptist Church and worked with primary and junior boys for many years. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Plainview.

Survivors include her husband; two sons, Gary Heller of Plainview and Jerry Heller of Dimmitt; a sister, Mary Dewey of Meadville, Mo.; a brother, Dick Steiplugh of Springfield, Mo.; five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Her parents and a sister are deceased.

The family suggests memorials to VistaCare Family Hospice, 4418 Olton Rd., Plainview, TX 79072.
 

Thelma Hysinger

OLTON - Funeral services for Thelma Hysinger, 88, of Olton, will be at 10 a.m. Monday in the Main Street Church of Christ with Rick Harper officiating.

Burial will be in Olton Cemetery by Foskey-Lilley-McGill Funeral Homes in Olton.

Mrs. Hysinger died at 1:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 26, 1999, in Covenant Medical Methodist Hospital in Lubbock.

Born March 10, 1910, in Indian Territory (Oklahoma), she married Earl Hysinger on Oct. 22, 1926, in Quanah. He died Feb. 17, 1992.

Survivors include one daughter, Laverne George of Olton; two sisters, Faye Bishop of Gainesville and Edna Williams of Vernon; five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
 

James Steele

TYLER - Funeral services for James Jefferson Steele, 90, of Tyler will be at 2:30 p.m. today in Broadway Church of Christ with Randy Daw officiating.

Burial will be in Cathedral of the Pines Cemetery under direction of Burks-Walker-Tippit Funeral Home.

Steele died Thursday, Feb. 25, 1999, in a Rusk hospital.

He was born April 9, 1908, in Tell. He married Ellie Elizabeth Evans on Jan. 8, 1928, in Silverton. They were former residents of Lubbock, Midland and Sweetwater. He worked in the life insurance business and retired in 1988. He was a crossing guard at an elementary school, and worked part-time at the Rice Road Brookshire´s Grocery Store.

Survivors include his wife; a brother, J.R. Steele of Silverton; two sisters, Lillie Mercer of Canyon and Fannie Frances of Plainview; two daughters, Jerry Canon of Tyler and Lou Ann Smith of Lubbock; four sons, Dwain Steele of Tyler, Jim Steele of Weatherford, Vic Steele of San Angelo and Ric Steele of Tyler; 17 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.
 

John Wayne Thompson

PARR - Memorial services for John Wayne Thompson, 82, will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday in the Main Hall of the Tip of Texas RV Park in Pharr.

Arrangements and cremation are by Skinner-Silva Funeral Home of Pharr.

Mr. Thompson died Friday, Feb. 26, 1999, in Columbia Rio Grande Regional Hospital.

Survivors include his wife, Linda Thompson of Pharr; two daughters, Geraldine Brothers of Hobbs, N.M., and Betty Rodgers of Dallas; one sister, Imogene Ritchey of Hale Center; numerous stepchildren and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
 

Eula Mae Wilson

FLOYDADA - Funeral services for Eula Mae Wilson, 78, were at 2 p.m. Saturday in Trinity Church with the Rev. Henry Russell, pastor, officiating.

Burial was in Ralls Cemetery under direction of Moore-Rose-White Funeral Home.

Mrs. Wilson died Thursday, Feb. 25, 1999, in Mangold Memorial Hospital.

She was born Dec. 31, 1920, in Cedar Hill Community. She attended Cedar Hill schools and graduated from Floydada High School. She attended Draughton´s Business College in Plainview. 

She married George Raymond Wilson on July 28, 1967, in Ralls. He died March 19, 1984. 

Mrs. Wilson moved to Ralls from Floydada in 1967 and returned to Floydada in 1984. She retired from Piggly-Wiggly in Floydada, where she worked in the meat department for 17 years. She was a member of Trinity Church in Floydada.

Survivors include a son, Joe Melvin Allard of Holly, Colo.; a brother Eddie Fortenberry of Abernathy; three sisters, Pauline Van Hoose of Kingsland, Louise Guilliams of Carlsbad, N.M., and Marie Strickland of Amarillo; two grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.

Velma Dorman
HALE CENTER - Funeral services for Velma Dorman, 74, will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday in First Baptist Church with the Rev. Gene Meacham, pastor, officiating.

Burial will be in Plainview Memorial Park by Freeman-Abell Funeral Home.

Mrs. Dorman died Sunday morning, June 20, 1999, at her residence.

She was born June 30, 1924, in Foard County and moved to Hale Center from Cotton Center in 1970. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Hale Center.

On July 27, 1940, she married Levi Charlie Dorman in Aiken. He died in March 1975.

Survivors include one son, Danny Dorman of Smyer; two daughters, Bonnie Denyes of Oglesby, Ill., and Cindy Dorman-Fagin of Slaton; one sister, Shari Cox of Amarillo; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

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

Bonnie Gardner

TULIA - Funeral services for Bonnie Gardner, 74, will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday in Full Gospel Mission Church with Charles Crafton of Revival Time Christian Church in Sierra Vista, Ariz., officiating.

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

Mrs. Gardner died at 6:03 a.m. Sunday, June 20, 1999, at her residence.

She was born Bonnie Potter on Jan. 11, 1925, in Tulia, the daughter of the late Henry and Kate Potter. She had lived in Tulia all her life. She graduated from middle school in Tulia and was a homemaker.

On Sept. 11, 1940, she married Douglas Gardner.

Survivors include her husband; two daughters, Robbie Crofton of Sierra Vista, Ariz., and JoAnn Sims of Tulia; a son, William “Buddy” Gardner of Plainview; and a sister, Tommie Rucker of Tulia.

Three brothers, J.D. Potter, Robert Potter and Richard Potter, and two sisters, Elizabeth Jarrell and Pat Milam, are deceased.

The family suggests memorials to Baptist/St. Anthony Hospice, 600 N. Tyler, Amarillo, TX 79107.
 

Nancy Jones

ABERNATHY - Funeral service for Nancy Irene Jones, 91, will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday in New Deal First Baptist Church with the Rev. Jimmy McGuire and the Rev. Terry Jones, pastor of New Deal First Baptist Church, officiating.

Burial will be in City of Lubbock Cemetery by Abell Funeral Home.

Mrs. Jones died Sunday, June 20, 1999, in University Medical Center in Lubbock.

She was born Feb. 10, 1907, in Cook County. She had lived in Gainesville, Slaton, Caldwell and New Deal before moving to Abernathy in 1996.

She was a member of New Deal First Baptist Church, the Homemakers Sunday School and New Deal Home Demonstration Club.

On Sept. 27, 1923, she married Willie Edgar Jones in Cook County. He died July 28, 1989.

Survivors include three sons, Robert Wesley Jones of Weslaco, C.W. Jones of El Paso and Edward Laverne Jones of Abernathy; one brother, Cecil Welch of Hood; nine grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.

A son, Willard Lee Jones, died in February of 1956.

The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. today at Abell Funeral Home.

Memorials are suggested to the New Deal First Baptist Church, P.O. Box 49, New Deal, TX 79350.
 

Eloisa Salas

WOLFFORTH - Funeral Mass for Eloisa Salas, 77, of Ropesville, will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday in Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church with the Rev. Jim O´Connor officiating.

Burial will be in Ropesville Cemetery by Rest Lawn, Wilsons´ Funeral Directors.

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

Mrs. Salas died Friday, June 18, 1999, in Covenant Medical Center in Lubbock.

She was born Jan. 1, 1922, in Ecleto. She was a homemaker and a member of Saint Francis of Assisi Catholic Church in Ropesville and of the Guadalupanas.

She married Sesario Salas in October of 1936 in Kenedy.

Survivors include her husband; five sons, Antonio Salas of Levelland, Frank Salas of Kenedy, Sesario Salas Jr., Jose Salas and Edward Salas, all of Ropesville; six daughters, Maria Villareal of Brownfield, Mortensia Ochoa of Ropesville, Sylvia Sanchez and Robbie Hernandez, both of Plainview, Margarita Grimaldo and Lucia Chavez, both of Lubbock; two brothers, Pete Reyna of Salinas, Calif., and Jesus Reyna of San Angelo; five sisters, Elida Morales and Panchita Reyna, both of Avondale, Ariz., Janie Reyna of Oregon, Lilly Reyna of San Juan, and Carolina Reyna of California; 45 grandchildren; 37 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.
 

Carol Tate

FLOYDADA - Memorial services for Carol Inez Tate, 56, of Haines City, Fla., will be at 2 p.m. Thursday in First Baptist Church in Floydada.

Mrs. Tate died Thursday, June 17, 1999, in Lakeland Regional Medical Center in Florida. Arrangements are by Dundee-Haines City Funeral Home of Dundee, Fla.

She was born May 2, 1943, in Tucumcari, N.M. and grew up and attended schools in Floydada and Matador. She later moved to Lubbock and then to Ventura, Calif., where she lived 25 years, raised a family and managed a grocery store.

Survivors include her husband, Gari O. Tate of Haines City; two sons, Kenneth Baker of Austin and Buckley Baker of Sacramento, Calif.; a daughter, Elaine Dunn of Sacramento, Calif.; three brothers, Leo Thrasher of San Jon, N.M., Allen Thrasher of Floydada and Robby Thrasher of Lubbock; and two sisters, Eileen Thrasher of Lubbock and Lanell McCandless of Floydada.
 

Vernon Andrus
TULIA - Funeral services for Vernon Stephen Andrus, 87, will be at 2 p.m. Friday in First Baptist Church with the Rev. Charles Davenport, pastor, officiating.

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

Mr. Andrus died at 1:15 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 5, 1999, in Swisher Memorial Hospital.

He was born Nov. 21, 1911, in Altus, Okla., where he grew up. He lived in Duke, Okla. until 1940 when he moved to Swisher County. He lived near Nazareth before moving into Tulia. He was a farmer and a member of First Baptist Church.

On Dec. 28, 1933, he married Cleta Belle Bassell in Duke. She died April 15, 1994 in Lubbock.

Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law, Monette and Charles Whitsett of Friendswood; a sister, Jewel Crawford of Tulia; two brothers, John Emory Andrus of Kress and Charles Royce Andrus of Arlington; a granddaughter and her husband, Joe and Jana Vaughn of Tulia; a grandson, Stephen Whitsett of Friendswood; and three great-grandchildren, Ryan Maney of Tulia, Justin Whitsett and Crystal Whitsett, both of Friendswood.

Pallbearers will be Stephen Whitsett, Mike Cothran, Charles Andrus, Marlin Andrus, Dave Watson and Alvin Fox. Honorary pallbearers will be members of the Sunday school class that he taught and Joe DeLeon.
 

Clevon Baldwin Sr.

Funeral services for Clevon Baldwin Sr., 82, will be at 11 a.m. Thursday in New Jerusalem Baptist Church with the Rev. David Gardner and the Rev. E.L. Jennings officiating.

Burial will be in Plainview Memorial Park by Ossie Curry Funeral Home of Lubbock.

Mr. Baldwin died Friday, Jan. 1, 1999, at his residence.

He was born Feb. 29, 1916, in Lamar County. He received his formal education in the Lamar County public schools. He moved to Petersburg in the early 1940s and later moved to Lockney. In 1969 he moved to Plainview. He was a farm laborer.

He was a deacon at New Jerusalem Baptist Church, and a lifetime member of M.W. St. Joseph Grand Lodge of the Ancient Free and Accepted Masons of the State of Texas.

On Aug. 8, 1942, he married Eula Espy in Fannin County. She died Aug. 2, 1993.

Survivors include five daughters, Ether Smith of Fort Worth, Eula Johnson of Denver, Colo., Ruby Ollison and Ocie Toler, both of Plainview, and Billie Clemons of Wichita, Kan.; two sons, Clevon Baldwin Jr., of Fort Worth and Lonnie Eugene Baldwin of Plainview; a sister, Letha Mae Moore of Paris, Texas; four brothers, Lonnie and Joe Edward of Paris, Sam Edward of Galveston and Rufus “Red” Edward of Phoenix, Ariz.; a nephew and niece, Billy and Maye Hill of Plainview; 16 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

Three brothers, one sister and two grandsons are deceased.

The family suggests memorials to the Terence Tolar Scholarship Fund, c/o Hale County State Bank, or to Vista Family Care Family Hospice, 4418 Olton Road, Plainview, TX 79072.

The family will receive friends all afternoon today at New Fellowship Missionary Baptist Church, 1905 N. Columbia.
 

Danny Beatty

LAMESA - Funeral services for Danny Ray Beatty, 15, will be at 3 p.m. Thursday in First Baptist Church with the Rev. Pat Githens, pastor of Crestview Baptist Church, and the Rev. Clifton Igo, pastor emeritus of Second Baptist Church, officiating.

Burial will be in Lamesa Memorial Park by Branon Funeral Home.

Mr. Beatty died Monday, Jan. 4, 1999, in Medical Arts Hospital.

He was born May 12, 1983, in Lubbock. He was a student at Lamesa High School where he was on the junior varsity Golden Tor football team. He was a member of Future Farmers of America and was involved in agriculture classes.

He was a member of Primitive Baptist Church and Crestview Baptist Church Sunday School.

Survivors include his parents, Larry and Tammy Beatty of Lamesa; a brother, Steven Beatty of Lamesa; his grandparents, Leeroy Rushing of Lamesa, Fayetta Moore of Denton and John Beatty of Brownwood; and his great-grandparents, Joe and Helen Carothers of Tulia.
 

M.K. ÔMoe´ Hardee

TULIA - Funeral services for Morris Kenneth “Moe” Hardee, 74, will be at 10 a.m. Thursday in Wallace Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Charles Davenport, pastor of First Baptist Church, officiating.

Graveside services will be at 4 p.m. Thursday in Andrews County Cemetery with the Rev. Milton Jochetz, a retired Methodist minister, officiating.

Burial arrangements are by Wallace Funeral Home.

Mr. Hardee died at 1:15 p.m. Monday, Jan. 4, 1999, at his residence.

He was born Nov. 3, 1924, in Snyder. He grew up in Scurry County living in Snyder and Ira. He graduated from Snyder schools and began farming in Scurry County in 1942. He moved to Swisher County in 1956 to farm irrigated land. He had farmed the same land for 42 years.

On Dec. 24, 1942, he married Ruby Ray Roberson in Snyder.

Survivors include his wife; a daughter, Mrs. Marcus (Jerry Lynn) Crow of Andrews; a son, Dennis Hardee of Alpine; four sisters, Geraldine Neithercutt of Lubbock, Gradine Sterling of Snyder, Pat Gaylen of Tulia and Martha Jo Johnson of Edmons, Okla.; two brothers, B.B. Hardee of Colorado City and Dicky Dan Hardee of Starkville, Miss.; eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Danny Finch, Bob Bartram, Craig Culwell, Benny Montague, Kennedy Montague and Chris Finch.

The family suggests memorials to a favorite charity in his memory.

Clyde Davis
CROSBYTON - Funeral services for Clyde Davis, 79, will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday in Crosbyton Baptist Church with the Rev. Lester B. Griffin officiating.

Burial will be in Crosbyton Cemetery by Adams Funeral home.

Mr. Davis died Sunday, Aug. 15, 1999, in Lubbock.

He was born Aug. 17, 1919, in Haskell. He served with the U.S. Army during World War II. He farmed and served as Pct. 2 Justice of the Peace in Crosby County from 1975 to 1994. He was a former Soil Conservation Man of the Year, Farmer of the Year and Crosbyton Citizen Through the Years. He was vice president of West Texas Gin, secretary of rural development for the Lions Club and a member of First Baptist Church.

On Sept. 28, 1940, he married Virginia Heath in Stamford.

Survivors include his wife; two sons, Denny Davis of Buffalo Lake and Steve Davis of Abilene; a daughter, Judy Ogle of Crosbyton; two brothers, I.B. Davis of Ralls and Bruce Davis of Petersburg; three sisters, Mattie Ruth Payne of Greenville, Helen Miller of Haskell and Kathleen Brock of Lubbock; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

The family suggests memorials to Crosbyton First Baptist Church or the Crosbyton Lions Club.
 

Lloyd B. Glenn

Funeral services for Lloyd B. Glenn, 82, will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday in Wood-Dunning Colonial Chapel with the Rev. Kenneth Johnson, pastor of Faith Family Church, and Greg Longenbaugh officiating.

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

Mr. Glenn died at 1:22 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 15, 1999, in Covenant Hospital Plainview.

He was born June 15, 1917, in Olustee, Okla. He moved to Duke, Okla., in 1929 and graduated from Duke High School. He farmed in the Duke area until 1943 when he moved to Swisher County where he farmed. He retired in 1976 and moved to Plainview. He was a member of Faith Family Church and Plainview Country Club. He was an avid golfer, a baseball player and a member of several farm organizations.

On July 13, 1935, he married Anna Verone Darby in Mangum, Okla. She died Nov. 18, 1985.

Survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law, Greg and Eva Glenn of Kress and Mark and Sandra Glenn of Plano; one sister, Mrs. John (June) Taylor of Dallas; two brothers, Elvin Glenn of Kress and Dwight Glenn of Plainview; two grandchildren, Mrs. Jeff (Mara) Daniel and James Lloyd Glenn; and two great-grandchildren.
 

George L. Luna

Graveside services for George Longoria Luna, 47, were at 10 a.m. today in Plainview Cemetery with the Rev. Elbert Fadallan, pastor of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, officiating.

Burial arrangements were by Lemons Funeral Home.

Mr. Luna died at 10 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 12, 1999, in Covenant Medical Center in Lubbock.

He was born Feb. 5, 1952, in Robstown. He moved to Plainview in 1978 and worked for Excel for 18 years. He was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.

He and his wife, Herminia, were married on Oct. 23, 1970, in Hereford.

Survivors include his wife; three daughters, Rosalinda, Guadalupe and Beatrice Luna, all of Plainview; three sons, Johnny, George III and Ruben Luna, all of Plainview; a brother, Juan Luna of Abilene; a sister, Leonilla Barrientos of Combes; his father, George Luna of Falfurrias; and six grandchildren.
 

Travis Parr

FLOYDADA - Graveside services for Travis Berry Parr, 87, will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday 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. Par died Saturday, Aug. 14, 1999, in Floydada Rehabilitation & Care Center.

He was born Feb. 19, 1912, in Chico in Wise County, the son of the late Clyde J. and Ethel M. Shurbet Parr. He moved to Floyd County in 1934 from Chico and graduated from Childress High School. He attended Draughan´s Business College in Abilene. He served with the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II and was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars and First United Methodist Church.

He was a retired farmer and had worked for the Texas Highway Department and Lighthouse Electric.

On June 3, 1949, he married Thelma Eudy in Amarillo.

Survivors include his wife; two sons and daughters-in-law, David Wayne and Sonja Parr of Rule and Jerry Dean and Kathy Parr of Seguin; four grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

The family suggests memorials to the Floydada Alzheimer´s Unit, 925 W. Crockett, Floydada, TX 79235 or to the Floyd County Library c/o Janice Lloyd, Rt. 2, Box 49, Floydada, TX 79235.


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