Archive - Obituary
July 3rd, 2014
Smitty Shelton, 72, of Canyon died June 29, 2014.
Graveside Services were held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, July 2, 2014 in Westlawn Cemetery with Pastor LaVon Thompson officiating. Arrangements were by Schooler Funeral Home, 4100 South Georgia.
Smitty was born Jan. 10, 1942 in Higgins, Texas to C.W. and Annie Shelton. They moved to Borger in 1945. He graduated from Borger High School in 1960. He married Joyce Chapman on Aug. 15, 1963 in Borger.
Smitty worked for Phillips Petroleum for 29 years. They lived in Borger until 2008 when they moved to Canyon.
Alan Wayne Bates, 60, passed away Monday, June 30, 2014.
Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, July 3, 2014 at Wesley United Methodist Church, Borger, Texas. Burial will follow in Westlawn Memorial Park under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger. His memory may be honored with a gift to Helping Hands, 517 W Jefferson St, Borger, TX, 79007, Rainbow Room, P.O. Box 1391, Borger, TX, 79008, or a charity of choice.
Services for Linda Jane Moore, of Borger, will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, June 30, 2014, at Bunavista Baptist Church in Borger (Bunavista), TX, under direction of Minton-Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger and Rev. James Greer, with special music by Andy Dietz. Pallbearers will be the deacons of Bunavista Baptist Church Burial will take place prior to the funeral services in a private family graveside service at Westlawn Memorial Park. She laid in state 5-8 p.m. Saturday evening and noon to 8 p.m. on Sunday. The family received friends at 111 Lakeview in Borger.
William (Bill) Sprague, 87, of Austin, Texas passed away on Monday, April 28, 2014, at the Legend Oaks Health Care Facility in Kyle, Texas.
Effie Earls, 93, passed away Saturday, April2 6, 2014, in Dumas.
Effie was born on March 17, 1921 in Chelsea, Oklahoma to William Hurley and Odessa (Bee) Raymon. Effie was married to Pete Earls on July 12, 1958 in Borger, Texas.
Thomas M. Hooper, 81 of Borger, died Sunday, April 27th in Borger. Celebration of Life services will be 1:00 pm Wednesday April 30th at First Baptist Church in Borger with Rev. Andy Dietz, pastor of First Baptist Church of Groom officiating. Burial will be at 10:00 am Wednesday in Westlawn Memorial Park under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Evelyn Janette Stephen, 80, passed away Thursday, May 1, 2014.
Funeral service will be held 10 am Monday, May 5, 2014 in the Minton Memorial Chapel. Entombment will follow at Memory Gardens Mausoleum in Pampa. The family will receive friends from 2-4 pm Sunday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers her memory may be honored with a gift to the Borger Nursing Center or a charity of choice.
Edna Allen Stutzman
AMARILLO---Memorial services for Edna Allen Stutzman, 80, will be at 2 p.m. Monday at the First Baptist Church Chapel in Amarillo under the direction of Boxwell Brothers Funeral Home.
Keith Thomas Clayton, 55, passed away Friday, April 18, 2014. Memorial service will be held Friday at 1:00 p.m. at Minton Memorial Chapel with Rev. Chris Rawlinson officiating. Cremation is under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Frankie Joe Bevins, 85, passed away, Sunday, April 20, 2014.
Funeral service will be held 10 am Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at St. Andrew United Methodist Church. Burial will follow in Stinnett Cemetery under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger. The family will receive guests from 6-8 pm Tuesday at the funeral home.