Archive - Obituary
September 21st, 2012
Melba Colleen Hamilton was born July 2, 1930 in Amarillo Texas to Samuel Eugene and Mary Pearl Morris.
Melba attended schools in Amarillo through her junior year of high school at Amarillo High. She moved to Borger, Texas and graduated from Borger High School in 1948. She received her secretarial certification from Texas Womenâ€™s University in Denton.
Mary Ellen Vaughn, 87, of Borger, died Monday, Sept. 17, 2012, in Borger.
Mary Ellenâ€™s wishes were that her body be donated to science. Arrangements are under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
FRITCH - Marsha Leigh Borders, 61, of Fritch, passed away Monday, Sept. 17, 2012, in Amarillo.
A Memorial Service will be held at 3:00 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints with Scott Gordon of the Borger ward officiating. Services are under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Fritch.
Marsha Borders was born Nov. 18, 1950, in Decatur, Ill., to Edward Eugene Borders and Ramona Louise (Jackson) Borders.
She was a resident of Fritch since 1996, after moving from Ramona, Calif.
Glenn Hagle, 78, of Borger, died Wednesday, September 12, 2012 in Amarillo. Memorial Services will be 10:00 a.m. Saturday, September 15,2012 at the Minton Memorial Chapel with Pastor Les Sharp of Faith Covenant Church officiating. Services are under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors.
Glenn played baseball in high school and college and loved to play golf. He was also an avid reader and loved music of all kinds.
He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother, and two sisters.
Gloria Faye Barnes, 74 of Borger died Wednesday Sept. 12th in Amarillo. Funeral services will be 4:00 pm Saturday Sept. 15th at First Baptist Church of Borger with Andy Dietz officiating. Burial will be in the Garden of Devotion at Westlawn Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Services for Doris E. Wofford, 83, of Enid, Okla., were at 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 7, 2012, with Pastor Dan Oâ€™Daniel officiating. Arrangements were under the kind guidance of Stittsworth Funeral Service.
Doris was born out in the country, outside of Cherokee, Okla., to Leonard and Vivian (Campbell) Boston on June 2, 1929, and passed away Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012, in Enid, Okla.
Doris married Elvin Wofford, who graduated from the same high school, class of 1949, in Jet. They were married on Feb. 24, 1949.
Billie Don â€śDickâ€ť Miller, 70, of Borger died September 9 in Amarillo. Graveside services will be held Thursday, September 13 at Westlawn Memorial Park under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
James â€śJimâ€ť Wendell Jones, age 79, an Atoka, OK resident, passed away on Monday, September 10, 2012 at Atoka, OK.
No services are planned. Arrangements are under the direction of Brown's Funeral Service of Atoka, Okla.
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.