Archive - Oct 2013 - Obituary
Memorial services for John Grady Whitworth, 66, of Fisher County, will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013 at McCoy Chapel of Memories with Reverend Frankie Santiago officiating.
Whitworth died Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013 at his home.
He was born Feb. 26, 1947 in Sweetwater. He married Kay Bunn on Nov. 19, 1967.
Thomas Wayne Miller, age 66 of Sweetwater, passed away on Monday, Oct. 28, 2013 at his residence.
Graveside services will be held at 3 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013 at Blackwell Cemetery with Rev. Jimmie Don Bennett officiating. Burial will follow. Arrangements are under the direction of Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home.
Family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013 from 6-7:30 p.m.
Military graveside services for Robert Leon Haines, 90, of Sweetwater will be held at noon on Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013 at Fort Logan National Cemetery in Denver, Colo. with Chaplain Charles Keogh officiating.
Visitation will be held all day Tuesday, Oct. 29, at McCoy Funeral Home.
Haines died Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013 at Hendrick Medical Center in Abilene.
He was born Jan. 7, 1923 in Millard, NE. He married Ruth Pauline Schuster in Washington State. She preceded him in death in 1990.
Haines lived in Sweetwater the past 20 years. He was a self employed home builder.
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Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013 at Belvieu Cemetery under the direction of Weathersbee-Ray Funeral Home.Â Â
Rosary will be Tuesday evening from 6-7 p.m. at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made to weathersbeerayfh.com.
Carolee Patterson passed away on Oct. 26, 2013 at the age of 72 years old.
Graveside services for Bonnie Belle Holt Alexander, 91, of Sweetwater, will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 28, 2013 at Garden of Memories Cemetery. Mike Ensminger will officiate and interment will follow under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home.
Alexander died Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013 at Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital in Sweetwater.
She was born March 16, 1922 in Breckendrige. Bonnie married J.W. Alexander on Oct. 5, 1940 in Sweetwater.
Angela Rivera, 92, of Dublin, TX and formerly of Sweetwater, died on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013 at her residence. Arrangements are under the direction of Harrell Funeral Home in Dublin.
She was born on Oct. 24, 1921 in Marathon, TX to Victor and Michaela Leal Alvarado. She married Jessie Rivera and had two children. She was a homemaker.
Ingrid Floer Bakken Griggs, 94, of Sweetwater, died Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013, in Sweetwater.
She will be cremated. No further services are planned at this time. Arrangements are under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home.
Online condolence may be expressed at www.mccoyfh.com.
Jackie Lee Hill, retired ironworker and pipefitter passed away at his home in Glen Rose on Tuesday, Oct. 22. He was 70 years old. Jackie was born to Modena Munsell and Oscar Lee Hill on Aug. 19, 1943 in Coleman, Texas. He attended Sweetwater High School from 1956-1960.
Jackie was preceded in death by his parents and two of his brothers, Jerry and Larry Hill.
Anna Jewell Rice, age 91, passed away Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013 at Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013 at McCoy Chapel of Memories with the Reverend Jerry Payne officiating. Burial will follow at Sweetwater Cemetery under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home.