Archive - Obituary
August 14th, 2012
Roseylee Kathryn Palmer, 88, of Mt. Ida, Arkansas, died Tuesday, August 7, 2012. She was born September 27, 1923 in Muskogee, Oklahoma to the late Jeremiah and Arizona Steen. She was an avid motorcyclist, rode a Harley until she was 80 years old, and was a gifted painter. She was an Art Professor for 30 years at Frank Phillips College in Borger, Texas.
Roseylee is preceded in death by her parents, her husband and seven brothers and sisters. She is survived by her son, Jerry Palmer and wife Phyllis of Mt. Ida, Arkansas.
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John Dickinson, 58, died July 29, 2012.
Mr. Dickinson was born March 25, 1954, and lived in this area for all of his life. He moved to Mora, N.M. Six years ago. He loved to fish and create things, loved to trap animals, and enjoyed wildlife.
He is preceded in death by his parents Edna and Bill Dickinson and his wife Candy Dickinson in 2007.
Michael Jeffrey Gieseking, 58 of Borger died July 29th in Borger. Memorial Service will be Friday at 2:30 p.m. at the Riverview Baptist Fellowship Hall with Scott Wallace, Associate Pastor officiating. Cremation was under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Michael was born on November 29, 1953 in Dayton, Ohio to Millard and Enid Gieseking. He came to Borger in 2009. He served in the US Army as a Sgt. Ten years.
Garvin M. Line, 90, died July 31, 2012 in Borger.
Graveside services will be 10:00 a.m. Friday at Highland Park Cemetery with Max Sunderman, Son-in-Law from Vega officiating.
Michael Craig Stanley, 54, of Amarillo, died Wednesday, July 25, 2012.
Celebration of life service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, in Brentwood Chapel at Schooler Funeral Home. Rev. Mike Nuthman will officiate. Military Rites will be by Marines B Company Anti-Terrorism Battallion. Arrangements are by Schooler Funeral Home, 4100 S. Georgia.
AMARILLO â€“ Jim â€śO.J.â€ť Forsha, 76, died July 22, 2012.
Memorial Services will be at 3:00 p.m. Thursday, July 26, 2012 in Cox Funeral Home Benton Chapel with Dr. Ray Milhoan officiating.
Alton Lee Tennell, 72, of Fritch, passed away, Saturday, July 21, 2012.
Alton Lee Tennell was born Monday, March 25, 1940 in Vernon, TX to Edward Tennell and Lucille (Hallmark) Tennell. Mr. Tennell was a heavy equipment operator for Zachry. He was a Seventh Day Adventist. Mr. Tennell played football and basketball at Harrold High School, where he won many trophies for those sports. He also won trophies in 4H and FFA.
Marcus Clytee â€śShortyâ€ť Armstrong, 87, of Fritch, TX passed away, Monday, July 23, 2012.
â€śShortyâ€ť Armstrong was born Wednesday, June 4, 1925 in Wister, OK to Marcus P. and Blanche Ann (Estes) Armstrong. He married Elizabeth Irene Murrin on January 16, 1948 in Wilburton, OK. Clytee resided in the Phillips/Fritch area since 1933. He resided in Phillips from 1933-1986. He then moved to Fritch, TX in August 1986. He retired from Phillips Petroleum Company after 42 years as a stillman.
Tammy Young, 47, of Stinnett, TX, passed away, Sunday, July 22, 2012 in Amarillo, TX.
Tammy Kay Lewis Young was born February 23, 1965 in Borger, TX to Tommy and Margie (Yake) Lewis Sr. She was a beautician and member of the First Assembly of God Church in Stinnett, TX.
Ms. Young is preceded in death by her father, Tommy Lewis Sr. and her brother, Tommy Lewis Jr.
Survivors include her mother, Margie Lewis of Stinnett, TX; her son, Chad Young and wife Samantha of Borger, TX; and her granddaughter, Scarlett Boyett of Borger, TX
Barbara Ann Miller, 74, died Monday, July 23, in Amarillo.
Services will be 10:00 a.m. Friday at the 1st Baptist Church in Borger with Pastor Steve Taylor officiating. Interment will follow at Highland Park Cemetery under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.