Archive - Feb 10, 2014 - Obituary
Patsy Ruth (Tucker) Smith, age 82, of Sweetwater, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, at Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital.
Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, at Garden of Memories officiated by Dwayne Hill, assisted by Joshuah Ellis. Burial will follow. Arrangements are under the direction of Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home.
Family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday, Feb. 11, 2014 from 6-8 p.m.
Graveside services by a full U.S. Army Military Honor Guard for Lt. Col. Ret. Charles William "Larry" Lawrence, Sr., 90, of Sweetwater will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, at Texas State Veterans Cemetery in Abilene. Rev. Robert Singleton will officiate and interment will follow under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home.
Lawrence died Friday, Feb. 7, 2014, at Nolan Nursing and Rehab in Sweetwater.
He was born July 15, 1923, in Isabel, Kan. He married Margaret Jane Thomas on March 31, 1942.
Mary Jo Brown Egger passed away Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014, at Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital in Sweetwater.
Mary Jo was born Sept. 7, 1926, at Nolan, Texas to Jesse Peyton and Noba Buchanan Brown. She attended Divide Schools graduating in May 1944.
Sylvia R. (Krawitz) Shelan
Sept. 22, 1923 â Feb. 4, 2014
Sylvia Shelan (nĂ©e Krawitz) passed away on Feb. 4, 2014 in Santa Rosa, CA at the age of 90 from natural causes. She was born in Okmulgee, OK in 1923 to Nathan and Nana Krawitz and raised in Tulsa, OK where she graduated from Central High School. During a brief visit to Houston in 1942, Sylvia met her future husband of 69 years, Bernard Shelan(sky).