Archive - 2014 - Obituary

December 5th

Linnie Rowlett

December 5, 2014

Linnie Rowlett, age 92, of Sweetwater, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014 at Nolan Nursing and Rehab.
Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014 at Parkdale Cemetery in Arlington, Texas. Burial will follow. Arrangements are under the direction of Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home.

December 3rd

George Alvin Chastain

December 3, 2014

Funeral services for George Alvin Chastain, 94, of Sweetwater, will be held on Friday, December 5, 2014 at 2 p.m. at McCoy Chapel of Memories with Rev. Jake Wade officiating. Interment will follow at Sweetwater Cemetery under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home in Sweetwater.
He died on Monday, December 1, 2014 at Sweetwater Healthcare.
Visitation will be held on Thursday evening from 5:30 p.m. until 6:30 p.m. at the funeral home.
He was born on August 11, 1920 in Ovalo, Texas. He married Frances M. Barnes on December 23, 1939 in Merkel.

December 2nd

Jean Henthorne

December 2, 2014

Jean Henthorne, 85, of Leander, passed away on Nov. 21, 2014. She was born on Sept. 22, 1929, in Sweetwater, to A.C. Healer and Mattie Mae Hammonds Healer. She was a member of New Hope First Baptist Church, Cedar Park.
Jean was preceded in death by her husband, Robert A. Henthorne, Jr.; and two sons, Robert A. III and Greg.
She is survived by numerous family members and special friends.
Jean was laid to rest next to her husband Robert in Bagdad Cemetery in Leander.

December 1st

Rockey Allen Brewer

December 1, 2014

Rockey Allen Brewer, 64, of Roscoe, died Saturday, Nov. 29. 2014, at his home.
Mr. Brewer was cremated and no services are planned at this time.
Online condolences may be expressed at

Guy Paul Evans

December 1, 2014

Guy Paul Evans departed this life Friday, Nov. 28, 2014.
He was survived by father, Lawrence Evans; sister, Lawrie  and Mark Evans Hoffmam; children, Jamie O'Connor, Jeremy Guerra and Shawna Weldy; nephews, Michael Evans and David Morrow; and niece, Kristen Evans.
Memorial services will be held Saturday, Dec. 6, at 2 p.m. at First Assembly of God with Pastor Kirk officiating.

Darlene Glass

December 1, 2014

A memorial service for Darlene Gunn Glass, 72, of Sweetwater, will be held at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, December 3, 2014 at Lamar Street Baptist Church with Rev. Keith Clifton officiating under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home in Sweetwater.
Glass died Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014, at Abilene Regional Medical Center.
She was born on May 21, 1942 in Roscoe.

Nellie Kathryn Sanders

December 1, 2014

Nellie Kathryn Sanders departed this life on Saturday, November 29, 2014 at the age of 86.
A celebration of her life will be at 1 P.M. December 4, 2014 at McCoy Chapel Of Memories. Dr. Robert C. Monk, Professor of Religion, Emeritus, McMurry University will officiate.
Visitation will be held at McCoy Funeral Home on Wednesday, December 3, 2014 from 5:30-7:00 P.M.. Sunrise interment will be held Friday, December 5 at 7:30 A.M. at the Sweetwater Cemetery.

November 29th

Simon J. Abrigo

November 29, 2014

Mr. Simon J. Abrigo, age 68, of Loraine passed away on Nov. 24, 2014 at home surrounded by his family.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 29, 2014 at Saint Joseph’s Mission in Loraine with Father Michael Udegbunam officiating. Burial will follow in the Loraine Cemetery under the care and direction of Kiker-Seale Funeral Home.

November 26th

Alene Jennings Clayton

November 26, 2014

Alene Jennings Clayton, 56, of Palm Springs, Calif., died on Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014.
She was born on Oct. 14, 1958 in Loraine, Texas in Mitchell County to Booker T. and Dorothy Jennings.

November 25th

Rayford Maurice Fields

November 25, 2014

After a brief illness, Rayford Maurice Fields, 69, went Home to be with his Lord and Savior.
Services will be 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 26, 2014 at Avondale Baptist Church with Reverend Kenneth Wilson and Reverend Kevin Shipp officiating. A graveside service will also be Wednesday at 3 p.m. in the DeLeon Cemetery officiated by Daniel Burleson directed by McCoy Funeral Home. There will be a family visitation Tuesday evening from 7-8 p.m. at the funeral home.

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