Archive - Obituary
March 20th, 2013
Wayne Charles Klause, 63, died Monday, March 18, 2013, in his home in Shawnee, Oklahoma. He was preceded in death by his parents Waite and Virginia Klause of Borger, Texas. He is survived by his wife, Tonya; two sons, Aaron and Eric; seven grandchildren: Taylor, Alyssa, Jayden, Bailey, Kennedy, Addison and Darcy; and great-granddaughter Ryleigh. And four sisters, Janice, Cathy, Judy and Sharon. A family memorial service will be held later this year.
Wheless, Roger (Rodger) Milton â€“ died March 18, 2013, Oklahoma City, OK.
Services will be at Bill Merritt Funeral Home, 6201 NW 39th Expy, Bethany, OK, Saturday, March 23rd at 2pm. Viewing will be Friday, March 22nd from 8am-8pm, and Saturday 8am-12pm. Roger Milton loved children. In lieu of flowers please donate in his memory to your favorite children's charity.
Stinnett â€“ At his request, there will be no services for Ronny Leon Herron, who died March 9, 2013, in Sterling VA. Cremation has taken place.
He was born on July 24, 1951, in Borger Texas, the son of Donald and Faye Herron. He was raised and graduated from school in Stinnett, TX.
Survivors include his mother Faye Herron of Oklahoma City, OK; a brother Billy Herron of Tucson AZ; a sister Donna Sue Hilim of Skiatook OK; two nephews; one niece, and one great niece.
He was preceded in death by his father, Don Herron.
Shannon E. Hefner, 52, born in Pampa, TX on Jan. 10, 1961, to Joe and Norma Hefner of Borger.
Survivors include his parents, two brothers, Shawn D. Hefner and Richard L. Holman, and one sister Linda Washburn and Randy of Gruver.
He was cremated.
Burial took place Saturday, March 16, 2013, at Westlawn Cemetery, and the services were graveside only.
Mrs. Minnie Ernesteen Gee Orr was born in a half dugout near Gould, OK. September 2, 1920 to Ernest Fain Gee and Gusta Clyde (Lowe) Gee who preceded her in death.
She went to the loving arms of her Savior Jesus Christ on March 8, 2013.
She had three brothers: Johnny Jewel Gee, Henry Price Gee, and Emory Fain Gee who preceded her in death.
She cherished her family and they did her. She had one older sister, Kathryn Gee Peden who passed away.
Two younger sisters survived: Gracie Gee Sain Haddox of Amarillo and Helen Clyde Gee Stokesberry Ady of Fort Worth.
Jean A. â€śJohnnyâ€ť Blommaert, 72, died Friday, March 8, 2013 in Amarillo. Rosary will be said Monday at 6:00 p.m. at Minton Memorial Chapel. Funeral mass will be 10:00 a.m. Tuesday at St. Johnâ€™s Catholic Church with Father Richard Zannetti officiating. Burial will follow at Westlawn Memorial Park under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Borger - Juanita Frances Puryear, 78, died Friday, March 8, 2013.
A memorial service will be held 10 a.m. Saturday, March 23, 2013, at Southside Baptist Church in Borger. Interment will be held privately at Woodlawn Cemetery in Las Vegas, Nevada. Services entrusted to Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Juanita was born Sept. 3, 1934, in Clarksville, Texas, to Zelma and David Pollock. She is preceded in death by her parents; husband Sanford Puryear; brothers, Marion Russell Pollock and Donald Wayne Scott; sister Linda Joyce Norton; and one step-great granddaughter.
Gladys Krug Williams, 87, died February 25, 2013.
She was born on July 27, 1926, in Wheeler County, Texas.
As a registered nurse, Gladys worked as the surgery floor supervisor at Golden Plains Hospital in Borger, TX. She retired in the late 1980â€™s. She loved reading, crafting, square dancing, and most of all flower gardening.
She is preceded in death by her husband of 63 years Richard â€śSlimâ€ť Williams; sister, Mildred Young; and brother, Ralph Krug.
Rex Eakins, 88. of Borger. died Sunday March 10, 2013, in Amarillo.
Graveside services will be 2:00 p.m. Thursday March 14, at Westlawn Memorial park Cemetery with Rocky Eakins officiating. Burial will be in the Garden of Evergreen at Westlawn Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Rex was born April 30, 1924, at Hammon, Okla., to Fred and Noma Morris Eakins. He served in the U.S. Navy in WWII. He was a retired truck driver.
Lois Juanita Mears of Fritch passed away on March 8, 2013; she was born on February 4, 1928 in Rogers, New Mexico to John and Susan Wise.
Mrs. Mears will be in state at Brown Chapel of the Fountains from 12:00 PM to 6 PM on Sunday, March 10, 2013 and Monday, March 11, 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM.
Funeral Services will be held on Tuesdays, March 12, 2013, at First Southern Baptist Church in Fritch at 4:00 PM with Bro. Calvin Winters officiating with interment to follow in Westlawn Memorial Cemetery.