Archive - 2013 - Obituary
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.
Cloma Doris Teaff, 93, of Amarillo, formerly of Sweetwater, died Friday, Oct. 18, 2013.
Graveside services will be at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013, in Garden of Memories Cemetery in Sweetwater with the Rev. Stan Cosby, pastor, St. Stephen United Methodist Church officiating. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Cloma was born Jan. 11, 1920, in Wellington and married J.B. â€śShortyâ€ť Teaffon Jan. 15, 1938. He preceded her in death on March 27, 1971.
Funeral services for Scott Alan Haltom, 49, of Lubbock, will be at 10 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, at Lake Ridge Funeral Chapel in Lubbock with Rev. Richard Petree officiating. A graveside service will take place at 3 p.m. the same day at Slaterâ€™s Chapel Cemetery in Nolan with interment to follow. Local arrangements are under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home of Sweetwater.
Haltom died Monday, Oct. 21, 2013, at Lubbock Covenant Hospital in Lubbock.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.mccoyfh.com.
Stella Mae Grice, age 93, of Sweetwater, passed away on Monday, Oct. 21, 2013, at Sweetwater Healthcare Center.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013 at Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Ben Richardson officiating.
Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013 at Jayton Cemetery in Jayton, Texas. Burial will follow. Arrangements are under the direction of Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home.
Family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013.
FORT WORTH â€” Doris Juanita Fleming, 81, passed away Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013.
Graveside service will take place at 2 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 21, in Belvieu Cemetery in Rotan. Visitation was from 2-4 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 20, at Greenwood Funeral Home in Fort Worth.
Doris was born May 1, 1932, in Roby.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert and Chauncy Lewis; brother, Charles Robert Lewis; sister, Glenda Sue Lewis; and one great-granddaughter, Elizabeth Saunders.
Kenneth Paul Bewley, age 74, of Sweetwater, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013 at Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital.
His body was cremated. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 18, 2013 at Lamar Street Baptist Church with Rev. Keith Clower and Dusty Lovell officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home.
A memorial service for Guillermo Romero Ortega, 69, of Sweetwater will be held at 5 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013 at First Presbyterian Church. His body will be cremated. Arrangements are under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home.
Ortega died Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013, in Sweetwater.
He was born June 27, 1944 in Chihuahua, Mexico.
Jerry Lee McQueen, age 73, of Sweetwater, passed away on Friday, Oct. 11, 2013 at Regency Hospital in Fort Worth, Texas.
Per his wishes, his body was donated for medical research. No services are planned at this time. Arrangements are under the direction of Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home.
Viola Sue Hankins lived 70 wonderful years. After her brave fight with breast cancer in 2006, her strong will to live and unwavering faith in God carried her through; until her battle resumed and on Oct. 7, 2013, she passed away at her home in Cloudcroft, N.M.
Sue was born Feb. 28, 1943, in Ft. Worth to Eugene and Mary Loraine Bristow. She had two sisters, Winona Jamison and Helen Hargett; her parents and Winona preceded her in death.
Joe K. Smith, 77, of Abilene, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013 at Wisteria Place Nursing Center. Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 14, 2013 at The Hamil Family Funeral Home, 6449 Buffalo Gap Road. A committal service will follow at noon at the Texas State Veterans Cemetery at Abilene. The family will receive friends from 2-4 p.m. on Sunday at the funeral home.