Archive - 2014 - Obituary
Mr. Jesse Barrera, age 79, of Sweetwater, died Monday, Sept. 1, 2014, in an Abilene hospital. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014, at Saint Annâs Catholic Church with Father Michael Udegbunam officiating. Burial will follow in Mitchell County Cemetery under the care and direction of Kiker-Seale Funeral Home.
Mr. Barrera was born Dec. 4, 1934, in Bastrop to Francisca and Francisco Barrera. He was a Sweetwater resident for most of his life. He married Rosa Carrasco on Sept. 11, 1954 in Colorado City. She preceded him in death on October 9, 2003.
Robert âBobâ Hinshaw, 82, joined our Lord in Heaven on Monday Sept. 1, 2014.
A funeral service will be held Thursday Sept. 4, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. at the Elmwood Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at Elmwood Memorial Park. Visitation with the family will be Wednesday from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Marceal Viola Reeves, 90, of Hewitt, passed away surrounded by her loving family on Monday,Â Sept. 1, 2014.
A visitation will be held from 9-10 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 5, 2014 with the funeral service to begin at 10 a.m. at Pecan Grove Funeral Home, 3124 Robinson Drive, Waco. Bishop Don Connell will officiate. Burial will follow at Oakwood Cemetery. There will also be a visitation on Thursday, Sept. 4, from 5-7 p.m. at the funeral home.
Lester Schaefer, 90, of Ballinger passed away Friday, Aug. 29, 2014 at Ballinger Memorial Hospital.
A memorial service for April Dawn (Montgomery) Simmons, 33, of Sweetwater, will be held at 4 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014 at McCoy Chapel of Memories with Reverend Eric Horton officiating, under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home in Sweetwater.
She died on Aug. 30, 2014 at Hendrick Medical Center in Abilene.
She was born on March 18, 1981 in Sweetwater. She moved back to Sweetwater from New York three years ago. She was a certified nurses aide and a waitress and attended the Church of God.
A memorial service for Sonny James Hermosillio, Sr., 38, of Sweetwater, will be held at 9 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014 with Emmanuel Jimenez officiating, under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home in Sweetwater.
He died Monday, Sept. 1, 2014 at Hendrick Medical Center in Abilene.
He was born on March 27, 1976 in Colorado City. He attended schools at Roscoe and Grand Prairie and had moved back to Sweetwater from Lubbock two years ago. He was a truck driver for Underwood Farms.
Evelyn Clifton was born Dec. 11, 1925, in Scurry County to Emil and Louise Schattel. She died Aug. 31, 2014 in Fredericksburg, Texas.
Mary Teresa (Welch) Morris, 81, passed away Friday, Aug. 19, 2014 at Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital.
On Aug. 27, 2014, Charlie Lou Broadwell went to her everlasting home; she was the wife of R.E. Broadwell for 61 years and the loving mother of Connie Broadwell, Richard Broadwell (Vicki Broadwell, daughter-in-law), Patricia Broadwell and Debbie Veal (David Veal, son-in-law).
Billie Fay Pennick, 91, passed away on Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, at a local hospital in Abilene.
Graveside services will be at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 2, 2014, in Potosi Cemetery under the direction of Elliott-Hamil Funeral Home, 542 Hickory St. Visitation will be Monday, Sept. 1, 2014 from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Billie is survived by her son, Chris O. Gilbreth (Charleen); step son, Larry Pennick (Shealeen); brother, Eston Gaston; nine grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren.