Archive - Sep 2012 - Obituary
Paul H. Powell Jr. of Tahoka went home to be with his Lord on Sept 5, 2012. Paul was born Feb 10, 1922 in Jasper, TX to Orva and Paul Powell. He was raised in Woodville, TX. He received a B.S. degree from Southwestern University, Georgetown, Tx. and a M.D. degree from Temple University school of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pa. He served in the United States Navy as a flight surgeon.
He married Betty Jo Latham of Stephenville, Tx. in 1948. He was in family practice in Borger from 1958 until his retirement in 1991. Paul later lived in Glen Rose, Tx, McKinney, Tx. and Lubbock, Tx.
Esther Woods, 97 of Stinnett, passed away on Saturday, September 8, 2012. Graveside services are scheduled for 2:00 P.M. on Tuesday, September 11, 2012 in Kismet Cemetery, Kismet, Kansas. Rev. Zeb Sailors, retired pastor of the Church of Christ, will be officiating. Arrangements are entrusted to Morrison Funeral Directors.
Tommie Daus Edwards, 92, of Amarillo died Friday, Sept.7, 2012, in Humble.
Graveside services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday in Memorial Park Cemetery with Bob Miller, pastor of South Georgia Baptist Church, officiating. Arrangements are by Griggs-Schooler-Gordon Funeral Directors, 5400 S. Bell St.
Tommie was born April 26, 1920, in Tillman County, Okla. She was a loving wife and supported her husband Tom and his business, Cliffside Sheet Metal. She was a dedicated housewife and was always busy cleaning house and arranging dresser drawers.
Leon Wesley DeWeese, 69, longtime resident of Borger, died, Thursday, September 6, 2012 at his home in Borger.
A memorial service will be 2:00 p.m. Monday, September 10, 2012 at the First Baptist Church with Rev. Jim West of First Christian Church of Stinnett officiating. Services are under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Bobby Kent Landers, age 69, of Granite, passed away Sunday evening, September 2, 2012, at Integris Baptist Medical Center, in Oklahoma City, surrounded by his family who loved him so much.
Mr. Landers was born in Borger, Texas on April 19, 1943, to Horace K. and Julia B. (McCabe) Landers.
While attending school in Borger, he met the love of his life, Paula Caskey, and they were married on December 16, 1960, in Borger, and spent the next fifty-one wonderful years together before his death.
Aniyah Nancylynn Jernberg, infant daughter of Andrew and Maria (Guevara) Jernberg, passed away September 3rd, 2012 in Claremore, OK.
Survivors include her parents, Andrew and Maria (Guevara) Jernberg, Pryor, OK; one brother, Joshua Jernberg, TX; 2 sisters, Maricella Guevara, Pryor, OK; Ashlynn Jernberg, Pryor, OK; three grandfathers, Gerald Jernberg, Stinnett, TX; Joe Guevara, Sunray, TX; Scott Hockey, Ozark, AR; grandmother, Lori Hockey, Ozark, AR; two aunts, Josie Guevara, Pryor, OK; Miranda DeLuna, Stinnett, TX; two uncles, Nathan Guevara, Victoria, TX; Cody Jernberg, Stinnett, TX
Doug Adkins, 94, of Borger, passed away, Monday, September 3, 2012.
Nora Sims, age 97, died September 2nd in Hillsboro, TX at Town Hall Estates. A service will be held at First Presbyterian Church, Borger, Texas, Thursday, September 6 at 10:30 am., with Rev. Dr. Jennifer Santer officiating. Interment will be in Memory Gardens Cemetery in Pampa under the direction of Brown Funeral Directors.
Michael Cate, 66, of Brownfield, died Saturday Sept. 1, 2012, at home.
Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday Sept. 5, at Westlawn Memorial Park Cemetery with Rev. Jimmie Nelson, brother-in-law, officiating. Burial will be under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Michael was born June 19, 1946 at Borger to Roy and Ruth Cate. He graduated from Sanford-Fritch High School. He was preceded in death by his parents, sisters Delores Cate Nelson and Louise Eatmon and a brother Dempsey Cate.
Surviving is his brother-in-law Jimmie Nelson of Burleson, Texas.
Linioel Geyer Aleskin passed away peacefully on Sept. 1, 2012, in Louisville, CO. She was 89 years old.
Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Llano Cemetery in Amarillo under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Linioel was born on April 28, 1923 to Bruce and Caroline Geyer in Ada, OK. She was preceded in death by her husband Paul Aleskin, her two sisters, Genelle Root, Marjorie McDonald and her brother, Kent Geyer.
She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Jan and Jon Rasmussen of Boulder, CO and her son, Geyer Aleskin of Borger, TX.