Archive - Obituary
March 15th, 2012
Jimmie Savage, 81, of Amarillo, passed away, Sunday, March 11, 2012.
Jimmie Elijah Savage was born August 29, 1930 in Paducah, TX to Elijah and Lillie (Burns) Savage. He married Rachel McCool on August 16, 1952 in Clovis, NM. He was an Instrument Man for Phillips Petroleum for 37 years. Jimmie was chairman for the Union, a lifetime member of the Borger Elks Lodge and coached the Borger Colt League for ten years. Rachel and Jimmie were longtime residents of Borger for over fifty years.
He is preceded in death by his parents; his brother, Guy and sister-in-law, Lois Savage.
Judy Kay Rasco, 58, of Fritch, passed away, Saturday, March 10, 2012.
Judy Kay (Truly) Rasco was born Thursday, March 12, 1953 in Dallas, TX to Robert and Melba (Jenkins) Truly. She married Rodger Rasco on March 25, 1976 in McKinney, TX. She was Director of Cosmetology at Frank Phillips College for ten years.
She is preceded in death by her mother, Melba Truly and her husband, Rodger Rasco.
Shorty (Jimmie Lee--J L) Albert, 89, passed away Monday, March 12, 2012.
A Celebration of Life will be held on Thursday, March 15, at the First United Methodist Church, 403 S Cornell in Fritch at 1:00 PM.
Mary Morris, 72, of Borger, passed away, Monday, March 12, 2012.
Mary Francis (Matthews) Morris was born April 1, 1939 in Gainesville, TX to William and James Frances (Honeycutt) Matthews. She was a beautician and owned DonMar Style Salon. â€śMiss Maryâ€ť also worked part time for Brown Funeral Directors.
She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Donald Morris; two sisters, Grace and Thelma; and one brother, James.
Anna Marie McMillan, 60, of Fritch died Saturday, March 10, 2012, in Amarillo
Memorial services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, March 13, 2012, at the Church of Christ in Fritch. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Anna was born Nov. 4, 1951, in Amarillo to Martin and Cecilia Shields Craven. She married Butch McMillan on Feb. 24, 1997, in Amarillo.
Anna loved spending time outdoors including snow and water skiing and yard work.
She also loved taking care of her grandkids.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
James Ray Langley, Jr., 53, died March 11, 2012 in Borger, TX.
Services will be at 3:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 14, at the Faith Christian Church, in Borger, with Pastor Tim Bernard officiating. Burial will be at Westlawn Cemetery, in the Garden of Evergreen, under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors.
James was born on January 25, 1959 to James and Silvia Langley in Great Falls, Montana.
WHITE DEER â€“ Charles â€śChuckâ€ť Dobbs died Thursday, March 8, 2012.
Mr. Dobbs was born Nov. 7, 1930, in Batesville, Ark., to Charles and Belle Dobbs. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army.
He is preceded in death by his son Rex Dobbs.
Survivors include his wife, Vera K. Dobbs of White Deer; a son, Glynn Dobbs; a daughter, Cindy Sue Miller; two brothers, Walter Dobbs and Harlen Dobbs; eight grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Memorial services will be at a later date.
Please sign the online guest book at www.angelfunerals.com.
Don Eldridge Fisher, 69 of Austin, TX passed away Tuesday, March 6, 2012. He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Jane Fisher, his daughter Dâ€™Andra Lusby and her husband Mike, his son Damon Fisher and his wife Amy, three grandchildren Meredith Lusby, Marissa Lusby and Owen Fisher, his parents Twyla and Cliff Harbison, his sisters Linda Phillips and Francine Langwell. Don retired from the Eanes Independent School District after more than 33 years of service. A memorial will be held Saturday March 17th at 2:00 pm. at St. Johnâ€™s Presbyterian Church, 12420 Hewitt Lane, Austin TX 78748.
DENISON â€“ Joe Dee Ray, 88-year-old Baptist preacher, passed away Wednesday, March 7, 2012, at his home in Denison.
He was born on March 7, 1924, in Grand Junction, Colorado, the youngest of six children to Henry and Nan Owens Fisher. After his motherâ€™s death when he was six, he was raised by Aunt and Uncle Dee Moffat Ray and Sara Helen Owens Ray. He asked that they adopt him when he was 16 and he became Joe Dee Ray.
AMARILLO â€“ Gloria â€śGiGiâ€ť Counts, 62, died March 8, 2012, in Amarillo, Texas.
Celebration of life services will be at 2 p.m. Monday, March 12, 2012, at Memorial Park Funeral Home Chapel of Memories with Jake Minton of Borger officiating.
Private family inurnment will be at a later date by Memorial Park Funeral Home.
Gloria was born October 26, 1949 in Borger to Thad and Laveda Tubbs. She graduated from Borger High School in 1968.