Archive - Obituary
February 28th, 2014
Rose Willingham, 80, of Fritch, born 08/18/1933 passed away 02/18/2014. Rose was a mother of six, and a seamstress who worked for the Levi-Strauss company for 20+ years. Rose was preceded in death by her husband of 45 years, W.J. Willingham, and two brothers; Rocky and Rodney Cooper. She is survived by four children, Sabrina Walker of Amarillo, Weldon Freeman of Amarillo, Diana Dillard of Kerrville, and Ruth Cooper of Amarillo. She has 19 grandchildren and 39 great-grandchildren. A memorial service for Rose will be held at 305. N. Robey in Fritch.
Jim Wilson, 80, passed away Wednesday, February
Graveside service will be held 2 pm Saturday, March
1, 2014 at Westlawn Memorial Park under the direction of
Verla Joyce Smith, 67, of Borger, died Saturday, February 22, 2014. Memorial services will be at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, March 1, 2014 at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 108 Broadmoor in Borger. Burial will be in Thomas, Oklahoma. Mrs. Smith was born on October 9, 1946 in Redlands, California to Irene and Leonard Kirk. She had been an associate at Walmart for 15 years. She married Edward Warren Smith on August 7, 1971 in Riverside, California. She was a zealous minister of the good news of Jehovah’s Kingdom, being baptized on July 20, 1973.
Russell Allen Dillon went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, February 26, 2014 in his hometown of Walsh Colorado. Services will be held on Friday at the Walsh Baptist Church at 10 am. Russell was born on May 27, 1953 in Elkhart, Kansas. He lived in the Borger area and worked at the Phillips refinery. Russell is preceded in death by his wife, Diane Dillon, mother, Laura (Happy) Dillon, and a brother, James Michael Dillon.
William “ Bill “ Robert Jensen, 70 of Borger died Feb. 24th in Borger. Cremation is under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger. Bill was born July 27, 1943 in Bloomington, Illinois to Robert E. and Luella Kenning Jensen. He was an installer for AT&T and the University of South Florida before retiring. He was a member of St. John’s Catholic Church and a resident of Borger two years. He is survived by his companion Bertha Hernandez of Borger.
Clint Manning 36, of Amarillo, passed away, Sunday,
February 23, 2014.
Clint was born August 15, 1977 Borger to Walter McDonald
.and Peggy Sue (Wellesley) Manning. He was a member
Shannon Marc Sherwood, 41, passed away
in Borger, on Monday, February 24, 2014. Services will be at
2:00 p.m., Thursday at Minton Memorial Chapel. The family
will receive guests from 5-7 p.m., Wednesday, February 26, at
Alta Mae Novotny, 100, died February 23, 2014 in Borger. Services will be at 10:00 AM Wednesday, February 26, 2014 at Carmichael-Whatley Colonial Chapel, with Rev. C. W. Parker, Odyssey Hospice chaplain, officiating. Burial will follow in Memory Gardens Cemetery under the direction of Carmichael-Whatley Funeral Directors. Mrs. Novotny was born April 2, 1913 in Freemount, Missouri to John and Mary Smith. She met and married the love of her life, Adolph Novotny, in 1947. He preceded her in death in 2003.
James Lee Thompson, 48, passed away
Monday, February 17, 2014.
A memorial service will be held 10 am Saturday at the
Stinnett Church of Christ. Graveside service will be 2 pm
Jimmie Ray (Rusty) Wheless, 81, passed
away on Tuesday, February 18, 2014 in Norman. Memorial
Services will be 2:00 PM Saturday, February 22 at Sunset Memorial