Lisa Renee` Harris, 46, passed
away December 11, 2013.
Funeral service will be held at 2:30 pm Friday,
December 13, 203 at Grace Church. Burial will
follow at Westlawn Memorial Park under the direction
of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of
She was born March 31, 1967 in San Angelo,
Texas to Rodney and Gail Russell. Lisa Renee`
loved to read, scrap booking of her family, and
going on motorcycle rides. She loved being with her friends and family.
Survivors include husband, Billy; daughter, Marci Harris both of the home; parents, Rodney
Registration for the Fire Service Exploring program will be Thursday, December 12th, 7pm at the Borger Fire Department located at 200 N. Cedar. This program is open to young men and women ages 14 (and completed the 8th grade) and not yet 21 years old.
J. F. â€śBuckâ€ť Formby, 89, of Stinnett died
December 5th in Borger. Cremation is under the direction
of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger. Graveside
services will be 10:00 am Thursday in Stinnett Cemetery
with the auspices of Unity Masonic Lodge 1242
Buck was born April 9, 1924 in Hopkins County, Texas
the piney woods of East Texas to William Roy and Nora
Bell Dean Formby. He served in the US Army during
WWII and settled in the Texas Panhandle after the War.
He joined the Sea Bees during the Korean Conflict. He worked for Phillips Petroleum
Patricia Gayle Williams was born June 21, 1945 in Leedey, Oklahoma to Dora Gayle and Arthur Frank Haney. She passed away December 6, 2013 at Elk City, Oklahoma at the age of 68 years, 5 months and 15 days.
Pat grew up in western Oklahoma before moving to Lubbock, Texas. She moved to New Mexico and then to Borger, Texas in 1965 to make her home.
Pat had worked a number of years for Plains Chevrolet as a bookkeeper. She moved to Elk City in 2009 to be near her children.
Vicki Martin Oâ€™Gorman, 62, died December 5, 2013, in Canyon, Texas.
Services celebrating her life will be at 10:00 A.M. on Tuesday, December 10, 2013 at the First Christian Church in Canyon with Debra Huffman, pastor, officiating. Services in Stinnett will follow at 2:30 P.M. on Tuesday at First Christian Church of Stinnett. Burial will follow in Stinnett Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5:00 to 7:00 P.M. on Monday, December 9, 2013 at Brooks Chapel in Canyon. Burial will take place at Stinnett Cemetery, Stinnett, Texas, with arrangements by Brooks Funeral Directors.
AUSTIN â€“ Gov. Rick Perry today issued an emergency proclamation directing additional state resources to prepare for a severe winter storm system that is moving across Texas. The governor yesterday activated the Texas Military Forces to preposition assets in preparation for the storm.
â€śAs this winter storm makes its way across the state, I urge all those in the affected communities to closely monitor the storm and prepare for dangerous weather conditions,â€ť Gov. Perry said. â€śWe will continue to take the necessary actions to make state resources available to assist affected areas.â€ť
The Rainbow Room so far has sponsored 150 kids in the panhandle and still have kids that are in need. Call Diane Hicks at 220-5111 to get information on sponsoring a child for Christmas.
Jimmie Edward Tate, 83, passed away Tuesday, December 3, 2013.
A memorial service will be held 10 am Monday, December 9, 2013 at Eternal Light Church. Burial will follow at Highland Park Cemetery. Cremation is under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors.
Jimmie was born June 15, 1930 in Jefferson City, Missouri to Pete and Myrtle Tate. He married Delwanda Cummings in Clovis, New Mexico on September 6, 1951.
The Borger News Herald presents a check for $1200 to the Waggoner Foundation.
Marilyn Lois Allen, 83, passed away Sunday,
December 1, 2013.
Cremation is under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral
Directors of Borger.
Marilyn was born September 10, 1930 in Boston, Massachusetts
to Herman and Susie Bryan. She was a retired nurse.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Don; parents; son,
Johnny Moore; daughter, Gayla Howard; and brother, Ray
Survivors include her daughter, Melody Doughty and her
husband, Jim; brother, Herb Bryan; sisters, Barbra Costagliola,
Gloria Blankenship; grandchildren, Charleen Kirby, John