William Herbert “Herb” Chisum, 89, passed away, Saturday, Nov. 26, 2011, in Borger.
William Herbert “Herb” Chisum was born on May 5, 1922, in Indian Territory, Okla., to Willie Claiborne Chisum and Edna Lee Price Chisum. He married Elene Termin on Nov. 5, 1944, in Borger, TX. Mr. Chisum was a veteran serving in the U.S. Army. He was a maintenance foreman for Phillips Petroleum for many years. He was an active member of Calvary Baptist Church. Mr. Chisum loved to joke and always had a printed joke to pass to everyone to read, which, was not to be kept by the reader. He recognized that he could not tell a joke. He is the last of seven brothers and sisters.
Survivors include two daughters, Jerri Phillips of Lubbock, TX; and Nikki Jinkins of Wimberley, TX; four grandchildren, Heather Medley and husband Billy of Shallowater, TX; Curtis Jinkins and wife Toni of Austin, TX; Heidi Bennett and husband Greg of Round Rock, TX; and Cody Jinkins and wife Randi of Schertz, TX; and six great-grandchildren, Clayton Medley, Preston Medley, Trenton Medley, Jasper Jinkins, and Lillian Bennett.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 28, 2011, at Westlawn Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Opportunities Center, Inc., 930 Illinois, Borger, TX 79007.
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