Archive - Obituary
May 15th, 2012
Betty Dawson, 81, of Borger, passed away Saturday, May 12, 2012.
Laverne Coiner, 92, of Borger, passed away, Monday, May 14, 2012.
Laverne Elizabeth (Ithaca) Coiner was born February 5, 1920 in Denver, Co to George and Minnie (Pearson) Ithaca. She was a homemaker. Laverne was a member of the Rebeccaâ€™s and Royal Neighbors.
She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Jack Coiner; two sisters, Jean Mackey and Doris Stapp; and one brother George Ithaca Jr.
FRITCH - Lee Walton â€śWaltâ€ť Poling, 79, of Poling Ranch in Fritch, died Thursday, May 10, 2012.
Services for Mr. Poling will be at 10:00 a.m., Monday, May 14, in the First Southern Baptist Church in Fritch with the Rev. Calvin Winters officiating. Burial will be at Westlawn Memorial Park under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Fritch.
Paul McKinney, 95, of Borger died Wednesday May 9, 2012 at the Texas State Veteranâ€™s Home in Amarillo.
Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Monday May 14 at Minton Memorial Chapel with Rev. Jim Howard of Amarillo officiating. Interment will follow at Westlawn Memorial Park under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Rose Ellen Cannefax, 83, of Borger, died Sunday, May 6, 2012 in Borger.
Graveside services will be 12:00 p.m. Thursday, May 10, 2012 at Restlawn Memorial Park Cemetery in El Paso, with Rev. Bruce Ridling of the Borger Missionary Baptist Church officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger. Graveside services will be conducted by Sunset Funeral Home of El Paso with a viewing at their Northeast location from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Wednesday May 9, 2012.
Barbara Lightfoot, 66, of Amarillo, passed away, Monday, May 7, 2012.
Barbara Gean (May) Lightfoot was born April 24, 1946 in Borger, TX. She was a homemaker.
She is preceded in death by her mother, Geneva Faye (Reese) May and her husband, George Lightfoot.
Survivors include her father, Virgil May of Tulsa, OK; half-brother, Roy Chambers and wife, Sue of Borger, TX; and three half-sisters, Shirley Barr and husband, Jim of Port Aransas, TX, Peggy Lloyd of Bay City, TX and Patricia Jones of Kingfisher, OK.
Charlotte A. Hunt, 61, of Oklahoma City, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, May 1, 2012.
Survivors include two daughters, Taffy Eubanks of Eufaula, Okla, and Kandy Hunt of Oklahoma City; two grandchildren, J.T. Eubanks, Jr. of Oklahoma City and Kailey Eubanks of Moore, Okla.; three sisters, Carolyn Courtney of Borger, TX; Linda Thurman of Borger, TX; and Deby Judd of Amarillo, TX; and two brothers, Robert Charles Cook, Jr., of Fritch, TX; and Bill Cook of Bastrop, TX.
Delois Frances Ford, 81, died Wednesday May 9, 2012, at her home in Fritch.
Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. Friday at the Riverview Baptist Church with Preacher Jimmy Gillmore, Pastor and Rev. Scott Wallace, Associate Pastor officiating. Interment will follow at Highland Park Cemetery under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Frances has lived in the area for 75 years and was a member of Riverview Baptist Church. She was a sales associate at J. C. Penneyâ€™s in Borger.
Evelyn Brians Wiseman was born to Robert Thomas Brians and Maggie Smart Brians on September 11, 1916 in Bonham, Texas. She died on May 7th, 2012, in Spearman, Texas, at the age of 95.
Evelyn was married to Paul Wiseman of Charleston, West Virginia, on November 17, 1937, in Borger, Texas. They were the parents of three children, Sonja Janice, Ronald Glenn, and Mark Gregory. The family resided in Borger until 1960 when they were transferred to Houston, Texas, with United Carbon/Ashland Oil.
Margaret (Marge) Lucille Papay, 87, of Morse died Sunday May 6, 2012, in Amarillo.
Services will be held 11:00 am Thursday, May 10, at the First Baptist Church in Morse, where she was a member, with Pastor Gary Stevens officiating. Burial will be in Lieb Cementary by Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Marge was born August 22, 1924 on a farm 9 miles southeast of Elkhart KS in Texas County OK to Dewey and Gladys Hensley. Living on the farm until the family moved into Elkhart in 1929. She graduated from Elkhart High School in May, 1942.