Archive - Obituary
January 3rd, 2012
Tommie Lou Parkhurst, 62, of Borger was born April 9, 1949 in Mena, Arkansas. She went to heaven to join the loved ones who passed before her on December 31, 2011 in Amarillo, Texas.
Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, January 4, 2012, at Bible Baptist Church with Rev. Leonard Forsythe officiating. Interment will follow at Highland Park Cemetary. Services are under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Carroll Buxton-Clifton, 73, of Borger, died Friday, December 30, 2011 at her home in Borger.
Services will be 2:00 p.m.Tuesday, January 3, 2012 at Fairlanes Baptist Church with Rev. Paul Burwash, Pastor officiating. Interment will follow in the â€śGarden Of Devotionâ€ť at Westlawn Memorial Park. Services are under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Emilio Cruz, 80, of Borger, passed away, Thursday, December 29, 2011.
Emilio C. Cruz was born Friday, August 5, 1932 in Mexico to Emilia Cruz. He was self-employed and did a little bit of everything.
He is preceded in death by his parents; his first wife, Elvira Cruz and his son, Emilio Cruz Jr.
Survivors include his wife, Trinidad Cruz; three sons, Esbardo Cruz of Pampa, TX, Jesse Cruz of Skellytown, TX and Manuel Cruz of Dalhart, TX; two daughters, Juanita Pena of Pampa, TX and Sylvia Munoz of Pampa, TX; two brothers; one sister; several grandchildren and great grandchildren.
December 30th, 2011
Betty Vern Allen Anderson, age 75, of Castroville, raised in Borger, TX and a long time resident of Burleson, TX, passed away Dec. 29, 2011. Betty was born Oct. 31, 1936 in Hollis, OK to the late Willard and Opal Castleman Reeves. She is also preceded in death by her brothers, James Reeves, and Willard Reeves, Jr; sister, Michelle Rodriguez.
Robert â€śBobâ€ť Patak, 78, of Borger, died Wednesday, December 28, 2011 in Amarillo.
Funeral Services will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, December 31, 2011 at Fairlanes Baptist Church with Rev. Paul Burwash officiating. Interment will follow in the Field of Honor at Westlawn Memorial Park under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger. Visitation will be from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Friday at Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors.
Mabel Amanda Riethmeyer Rummel, 95 of Dumas, passed away on Wednesday, December 28, 2011. Services are scheduled for 2:00 P.M. on Saturday, December 31, 2011 at St. Johnâ€™s Lutheran Church in Dumas. Rev. Don Poole, pastor of the church will be officiating. Interment will follow in Dumas Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. on Friday, December 30, 2011 at the funeral home. Arrangements are entrusted to Morrison Funeral Directors.
FRITCH - Genevieve Summers Burt, 87, died Wednesday, Dec. 28, 2011, in Amarillo.
Services will be 3 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 31, 2011, at the Fritch Church of Christ with Mr. Richard Kasko, Minister officiating. Interment will follow in the â€śGarden Of Devotionâ€ť at Westlawn Memorial Park under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Terry Larson, 51, of Borger, passed away, Wednesday, December 28, 2011.
Terry Lynn (Garrard) Larson was born Thursday, October 13, 1960 in Borger, TX to Johnny and Rowena (Mayberry) Garrard. She was a restaurant cook.
She is preceded in death by her parents; her son, Brian Larson Jr.; two sisters; Jessie Ratliff and Leanna Hooks and brother, Johnny Garrard.
Kathryn Bergen, 81, of Crowley, TX, passed away, Monday, December 26, 2011.
Kathryn (Jackson) Bergen was born Saturday, June 7, 1930 in Stilwell, OK to Robert and Chloe (Ketcher) Jackson. She married Raymond Bergen on August 3, 1954 in Borger, TX. She was a mother and homemaker.
She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband and several brothers and sisters.
Neil H. Borslien of Kyle, TX went to be with our Lord on December 25th, 2011.
Neil was born in Maxbass, ND, on 12/11/1929. He left school at the young age of 15, made his way to San Diego, CA where he joined the Navy, using his older brother Russellâ€™s ID.