Archive - 2013
The Rainbow Room so far has sponsored 150 kids in the panhandle and still have kids that are in need. Call Diane Hicks at 220-5111 to get information on sponsoring a child for Christmas.
Jimmie Edward Tate, 83, passed away Tuesday, December 3, 2013.
A memorial service will be held 10 am Monday, December 9, 2013 at Eternal Light Church. Burial will follow at Highland Park Cemetery. Cremation is under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors.
Jimmie was born June 15, 1930 in Jefferson City, Missouri to Pete and Myrtle Tate. He married Delwanda Cummings in Clovis, New Mexico on September 6, 1951.
The Borger News Herald presents a check for $1200 to the Waggoner Foundation.
Marilyn Lois Allen, 83, passed away Sunday,
December 1, 2013.
Cremation is under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral
Directors of Borger.
Marilyn was born September 10, 1930 in Boston, Massachusetts
to Herman and Susie Bryan. She was a retired nurse.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Don; parents; son,
Johnny Moore; daughter, Gayla Howard; and brother, Ray
Survivors include her daughter, Melody Doughty and her
husband, Jim; brother, Herb Bryan; sisters, Barbra Costagliola,
Gloria Blankenship; grandchildren, Charleen Kirby, John
The Christmas Parade is today at 6:00pm.
Janetta Ann Choat, 74, died November 24, 2013
Services will be at 2:00 PM Monday, December 2, 2013 in
Carmichael-Whatley Colonial Chapel in Pampa, with Jim Yates,
Interim Hospice Chaplain, and Steven Choat, her stepson, officiating.
Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery in Pampa,
under the direction of Carmichael-Whatley Funeral Directors
Mrs. Choat was born December 28, 1938 in Montague, Texas.
She had been a resident of Pampa from 1957 until 1989
when she moved to Borger. She married H. C. Powers in 1957.
Kaye Mardis, 74, born September 12, 1939 in Phillips, Texas died November 23, 2013 in Amarillo, Texas
A memorial service was held by the family in Borger in honor of Kaye and to celebrate her life.
Kaye was born September 12, 1939 in Phillips, Texas to Hal and Ilene Nail. She was formerly of Amarillo yet had lived in Borger for several years. Kaye married Randall Mardis on December 11, 1959 in Phillips. They were married for almost 54 wonderful years. Kaye was a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother and sister who will be greatly missed by all who knew her and loved her.
Ruby Lee Douglas, 74, died Friday, November 22, 2013 in Amarillo.
Graveside services will be at 1:00 PM Saturday, November 30, 2013, at Shamrock Cemetery in Shamrock, with Rev. Jim Sinyard, pastor of the Carpenter Church, officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Carmichael-Whatley Funeral Directors.
Glen E. Buckles, age 78, died peacefully at home, Thursday, November 21, 2013 in Borger, Texas. Memorial service will be 1:00 p.m. Wednesday at the 1st Baptist Church with Leon Mitchell officiating. Cremation was under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
NICHOLAS F. â€śNickâ€ť VELOZ
ALEXANDRIA, Va. - Stinnett native, Nichols F. Veloz, 70, passed away Nov. 5, 2013, in Alexandria, Va.
Graveside services were held on Nov. 12, 2013, in Ivy Hill Cemetery in Alexandria, Va. A memorial service will be held at 2:30 p.m. Nov. 23, 2013, in the chapel of St. Maryâ€™s Catholic Church, 1200 S. Washington, Amarillo.
Raised in Stinnett, Nick began school in the first grade in the Stinnett school system and graduated from Stinnett High in 1961.
He attended Frank Phillips College and graduated from the University of Texas.