Archive - Obituary
February 15th, 2012
Joe W. Hayes, Sr., 94, of Borger, Texas, died Tuesday, February 14, 2012 in Amarillo, Texas.
Memorial Services will be held 2:00 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 16, at the First Methodist Church of Borger, Texas.
Joe was born in Clarkesville, Texas on April 2, 1917 to William C. Hayes and Dulcenia (Bateman) Hayes. Joe graduated from high school in Allison, Texas and received bachelors and masters degrees from West Texas College. Joe was an outstanding athlete, having lettered four years in both football and basketball at West Texas College, graduating in 1939.
Fritch - Leslie Paul Pitts, 70, of Fritch, died Friday, February 10, 2012 in Amarillo.
No services are scheduled at this time. Arrangements are under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Fritch.
Freddy L. Landers, 71, of Borger died Friday, February 10, 2012, in Borger.
A memorial service will be held at 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, February 14, 2012 at the Minton Memorial Chapel with Frank Pittman of Spearman officiating. Mr. Landersâ€™ wishes were that his body be donated to science. Services are under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
James Michael (Mike) Hamel, 56 and Rhonda Lynn Weckel Hamel, 66 of Oregon City, Oregon died Monday, January 17, 2012 in Oregon.
Memorial Services will be Saturday, February 18 at 11:00am at Hillside Christian Church â€“ West Campus, 6100 Soncy, Amarillo, Texas.
Mike and Rhonda were married October 27, 1981 in Borger, Texas.
Mike was born December 30, 1955 in Amarillo, Texas. He graduated from Sanford-Fritch High School and served in the U.S. Navy Seabees.
James Douglas Rhoton, 71, of Borger, died Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2012.
No services are scheduled at this time. Arrangements are under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
James Douglas Rhoton was born Nov. 4, 1940, in Hamlin to Thomas â€śJuneâ€ť and Maurine Rhoton. He was a lifetime resident of Borger, and married Jan Cole Sept. 2, 2004, in Stinnett. James loved operating heavy equipment, and worked at Anderson Construction as a equipment operator. He enjoyed the outdoors, dogs, and doing things for his family, and others.
Troy Pickard, 88, of Blanchard, OK, formerly of Borger, TX, passed away, Thursday, February 9, 2012.
Troy William Pickard was born Sunday, July 15, 1923 in Phillips, TX to Luther and Ola Viola (May) Pickard. Troy served his country in WWII as a member of the US Navy serving on the USS Cook. He was a welder for Phillips Petroleum from 1946 to 1988. Troy loved his motorcycles and was an avid rider.
He is preceded in death by his parents and his sister, Ilene.
Charlie Taylor Reese, Jr., 83 of Raton, N.M., died Feb. 4, 2012, at Raton.
Graveside services will be 2:00 p.m. Friday, Feb. 10, at Highland Park Cemetery with Rev. Leonard Forsythe, Pastor of Bible Baptist Church, officiating. Burial will be in the Eastlawn Garden at Highland Park Cemetery under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.
Marjorie Deloris Glover Knowles Wulfson died 11:10 PM on February 5, 2012.
Entombment will be Thursday, February 9, 2012 at 3:00 PM at the Horseshoe Bay Mausoleum; followed by the Celebration of Life Memorial service at 4:00 PM at the Church at Horseshoe Bay and a reception immediately afterward at the church. Marjorie will be lying in state from 10AM-4:00 PM on Wednesday, February 8 at Clements-Wilcox Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to the Hill Country Community Theater in Cottonwood Shores or the charity of your choice.
Condolences may be offered at www.clementswilcoxfuneralhome.com
Deana Rene Karlin, 52, of Sanford, TX, passed away on Sunday, February 5, 2012, at Covenant Hospital in Lubbock, TX.
Deana Rene was born on June 15, 1959, in Borger, TX., to Priscilla â€śPatâ€ť Whitfield and Kenneth Ray Price.
Deana married Darrin Dean Karlin on February 14, 1994 in Irving, TX.
Frankie Selvidge, 90, of Friona, passed away, Sunday, February 5, 2012.
Frankie Duvall Selvidge was born Monday, June 6, 1921 in Duncan, OK to Alex and Bessie (Coker) Duvall. She married George Selvidge on December 16, 1937 in Duncan, OK. She was a homemaker.
She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, George in 2003; son, Jerry Leon Selvidge in 1945: and grandson, Kelly Jones.