Archive - Obituary
April 24th, 2012
Muriel Leslie Turner, 88, died Wednesday, April 18, 2012 in Borger.
Graveside services will be at 11:00 a.m., Thursday, April 26, 2012 at Highland Park Cemetery with Rev. Bill Ratchford, Cross Community Church of God, officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors.
Margie Lavonne Williams, 81, died Thursday, April 19 in Amarillo.
Memorial service will be Monday, April 23, at 3:00 p.m. at Highland Baptist Church in Pampa, with Rev. Paul Nachtigall, Pastor officiating. Cremation is under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Margie was born June 27, 1930 to Walter C. Baker and Clara (Murray) Baker in Hartley, Texas. She lived in the community for 12 years and was a member of Highland Baptist Church of Pampa.
Henrietta â€śPollyâ€ť Larkey, 98, of Perryton died Wednesday, April 18.
Graveside services will be at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, April 21, at the Stinnett Cemetery with Rev. Bill Burkholder officiating and Litch Sparks assisting. Arrangements are under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Polly was born on September 24, 1913 to Anderson Steadman Barrett and Bessie Marion (Dean) Barrett in Thomas, NM. She married Elwin â€śE.W.â€ť Larkey on March 17, 1932 in Clayton, NM. She lived in Hutchinson County from 1926 until 1977 before moving to Perryton in 1977.
Carol Lynn Moon, 60, died April 11, 2012 in Borger.
Memorial services will be Monday, April 16, at 2:00 p.m. at the Borger Missionary Baptist Church, with Bruce Riddling officiating.
Troy Laster, 46, of Stinnett, passed away, Thursday, April 12, 2012.
Troy Dee Laster was born May 13, 1965 in Borger, TX to Jerry Laster and Gail (Davis) Ray. He was a stocker and meat cutter for Market Square in Stinnett, TX. Troy was a member of Safari Club International and North West Hunters Association. He was an avid hunter and expert marksman.
He is preceded in death by his grandparents.
Etta Mae West, 78, of Borger, passed away, Thursday, April 12, 2012.
Etta Mae (Smith) West was born January 21, 1934 in Stillwell, OK to Maniard and Jessie (Cole) Smith. She was a homemaker. Etta Mae married Lloyd Lavon West on December 15, 1951.
She is preceded in death by her parents; her daughter, Linda Davis; her son, Steve; and her brother, Woodrow.
Thomas Leon Edmonds, passed away Friday, April 6, 2012 in Amarillo,Texas.
Services will be held at the First Presbyterian Church in Borger, Texas, on Thursday, April 12 at 2:00PM. Funeral arrangements are by Brown Funeral Directors of Borger, TX.
Tom was born on May 10, 1932 in Borger, Texas to Flora Love and Cline Azel Edmonds. He grew up in the Gulf Camp and graduated Valedictorian from Borger High School.
Wanda Adkins, 87, of Borger, passed away, Sunday, April 8, 2012.
Wanda Lee (Rawls) Adkins was born Monday, November 24, 1924 in Hale Center, TX to James and Mattie (King) Rawls.
She married Eddie Douglas Adkins on May 30, 1948 in Lubbock, TX.
Wanda was very active in her churches, First Baptist Phillips and First Baptist Borger, as WMU President, GA Leader, Sunday School Teacher, Vacation Bible School Teacher, Training Union Teacher and went on mission trips with the church.
Mona Marie Eshbach, 89, of Borger died Monday April 9th at Amarillo, Texas. Graveside services will be 11:00 a.m. Thursday at Westlawn Memorial Park Cemetery with Jake Minton officiating. Burial will be in the Garden of Sunset at Westlawn Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Borger â€“ Kenneth Leon Shira, 74, died Monday, April 9, 2012.
Services will be 2:00 PM, Thursday, April 12, 2012 at First Church of the Nazarene in Borger, with Pastor Terry Porter officiating. Graveside services will be 4:30 p.m. Thursday at Fairview Cemetery in Memphis, Tx are under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Mr. Shira worked for many years at Pioneer Natural Gas as an operator.
He is survived by his wife, Betty Sue; two sons, Brent Lee Shira of Panhandle and Bobby Lynn Shira of Ft. Worth; one sister Betty Ellen Lee of Andrews; and 3 Grandchildren.