March 7th, 2014
Marilyn Yvonne Garrett of Borger, Texas passed away Monday March 3, 2014. Marilyn was born in Hutchinson County August 31935 to Casey and Ruby (Singleton) Garrett. Marilyn graduated from Phillips High School in 1953 and received a degree from Harding University in Searcy Arkansas. During her life she was an Extension Home Agent in Guymon, Oklahoma. Marilyn worked at the Borger Museum, Girl’s town in White Deer and was a “Tupperware Lady” in Borger. Marilyn was an active member of Church of Christ at Borger and the children’s bus program was her love.
Hazel Ruth Howard, 83, died March 3, 2014
at her home in Borger. Funeral services will be held at 11:00
a.m. Friday at the 1st Presbyterian Church, with Rev. Travis
Thousands of Hutchinson County residents turned out to vote in their parties’ primary elections Tuesday. Voter turnout for all of Hutchinson County was about 20% of all eligible voters, including 2,384 Republican party ballots and 148 Democratic party ballots.
Elza Marie Patterson, 84 of Borger died Saturday, March 1, 2014. Funeral services will be 11:00 am Wednesday March 5, 2014 at Minton Memorial Chapel with Pastor Connie Moore and Steve Patterson officiating. Burial will be in Westlawn Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger. There will be a visitation Tuesday March 4, 2014 at the Funeral home from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Marie was born October 8, 1929 to Mr. and Mrs. W. E. Moffitt in Achille, Oklahoma.
Fern Ritter, 76, of Pampa, died Saturday, March 01,
2014, in Pampa.
Vigil will be at 6:00 PM Monday, March 3, 2014 at St. Vincent
dePaul Catholic Church. Mass will be at 2:00 PM Tuesday,
March 4, 2014 at St. Vincent dePaul Catholic Church
with Father Christopher Schwind, officiating. Following the
mass, Mrs. Ritterâ€™s body will be donated to Texas Tech School
of Medicine. Arrangements are by Carmichael-Whatley Funeral
Mrs. Ritter was born Dec. 29, 1937 in Shamrock. She married
Lilburn Forrest Ritter on Aug. 28, 1955 in Clayton, New Mexico. He preceded her in