Archive - 2014 - Obituary
Graveside services for James Edgar Pollard, 82, of Sweetwater will be held at 3 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014, at Sweetwater Cemetery. Stephen Gehring will officiate and interment will follow under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home.
Pollard died Monday, Feb. 24, 2014, at Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital in Sweetwater.
He was born on Aug. 2, 1931, in Vernon, Texas. He married Betty Jean Pollard in 1954 in Lovington, New Mexico.
Esperanza (Hope) Rodriquez, age 67, of Sweetwater, passed away on Feb. 19, 2014, at Shannon Medical Center in San Angelo, Texas.
Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014 at Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Johnny Guzman officiating. Burial will follow at Sweetwater Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home.
Daniel Lee (Dan) Giesler, 85, passed away peacefully Friday, Jan. 24, 2014, in Boerne, of heart failure.
He was a native of Sweetwater, and was born Jan. 7, 1929, to Robert Lee (Lee) Giesler and Jewel McLaughlin. Dan graduated from Sweetwater High School in 1948.
Dan married Nita Faye Clark in the First United Methodist Church of Colorado City on June 28, 1948. Married for 64 years, they were best friends with a bond that was unassailable and forged from love and laughter.
Brody Hayes Bailey, age 13, of McKinney, Texas passed away on Friday, Feb. 14, 2014.
He was born on Feb. 23, 2000 in Sweetwater, Texas to Alicia (Middleton) and James David Bailey. Brody was a student at Scoggins Middle School.
Robert âBobbyâ Alcala Gonzales, Jr., 59, of Sweetwater, passed away on Friday, Feb. 13, 2014 in Lubbock.
Graveside services for Anna Fern Hoover Eiland, 80, of Palava, will take place at 1 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 17, 2014, at Palava Cemetery with Rev. Brian Brownlow officiating. Interment will follow under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home.
Eiland died Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, at Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital in Sweetwater.
Rosa Maria Berain Flores, age 90, of Sweetwater, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014, at Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital.
Her body will be cremated. No services are planned at this time. Arrangements are under the direction of Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home.
Earl Woodrow Whittington, 95, died Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014 in Weatherford, TX. He was a Sweetwater resident. Graveside services will be held at Roscoe Cemetery in Roscoe.
Jimmie Sue Martin passed away Wednesday Feb. 12, 2014 in Abilene.
Graveside services will be held Monday, Feb. 17, at 3:30 p.m. in Elmwood Memorial Park in the Mausoleum Garden with Dr. Jeff Reid officiating, directed by The Hamil Family Funeral Home, 6449 Buffalo Gap Road in Abilene.
She was born Aug. 29, 1933, in Sweetwater, to Boyce and Sue Lynn. She graduated from Sweetwater High School. She married Harold Martin in 1950.
She went to work for Texas Electric and then continued her career working for numerous drilling companies. She retired from Hendrick Medical Center in 1995.
Andrew Joseph Meyerhofer, 84, passed away on Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, at Abilene Regional Medical Center in Abilene. Holy Mass of Christian Burial will be noon on Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, at the Holy Spirit Catholic Parish (Immaculate Heart) with Father Bob Bush officiating, under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home. A Rosary will be recited by Deacon Bill Butler at 7 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 17, 2014, at McCoy Funeral Home.