Archive - Obituary
March 27th, 2014
Mrs. Martha A. Bland, 72, of Jacksonville, AR was the first born of the late Alfred and Grace Willoughby. She went to be with her Lord and friends Sunday afternoon, March 23, 2014. She was born in Sweetwater on June 5, 1941, where she grew up and graduated from Newman High School in 1959. She attended Daughonâ€™s School of Business College in Abilene for one year and met and fell in love with Teddy R. Bland, an Air Force Airman.
Mark Davis Crawford, 58, of Sweetwater, died Wednesday, March 26, 2014, at Shannon Hospital in San Angelo.
He was cremated. No further services are planned.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.mccoyfh.com.
Funeral services for Rev. William Walter Mayo, 83, of Sweetwater will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, March 29, 2014, at Evangelical Methodist Church. Rev. Ronnie Newton will officiate and interment will follow at Sweetwater Cemetery under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home.
Visitation will be Friday evening from 6-8 p.m. at Evangelical Methodist Church.
Mayo died Monday, March 24, 2014, at his residence.
He was born Oct. 8, 1930, in Abernathy. He married Joyce Vesta Amerson on Aug. 25, 1951, in Lakeview.
Funeral services for Margaret Jane (Thomas) â€śPeggyâ€ť Lawrence, 89, will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, March 28, at McCoy Funeral Home in Sweetwater. Dr. Robert Singleton, son-in-law of the deceased will officiate at the services. Interment will be alongside her life-long mate, Lt. Col. Retired Charles William â€śLarryâ€ť Lawrence, Sr. at Texas State Veterans Cemetery in Abilene and will be under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home.
Peggy died Monday, March 24, 2014 following a brief illness at Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital in Sweetwater.
Stephenville â€” Graveside services for Joyce Marie Lowry, 78, a retired beautician, who died Saturday, March 22, 2014, will be held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, March 25, 2014, at the Erath Gardens of Memory Cemetery. Arrangements are by Lacy Funeral Home.
Joyce was born on Dec. 23, 1935, to Maurice and Ada Mae (Anderson) Fields. She married Boyd Neal Lowry on August 14, 1954, in Fairy, Texas. He preceded her in death on March 11, 2014. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church.
Myrl Frazier, age 77, of Sweetwater, passed away on Monday, March 24, 2014 at Merkel Nursing Center.
Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, March 26, 2014 at Sweetwater Cemetery with Rev. Clay Jacobson officiating. Burial will follow. Arrangements are under the direction of Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home.
Amado Rios, 70, of San Angelo, passed away on March 13, 2014 in San Angelo.
Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 22, 2014, at Robert Massie Funeral Home with the Pastor Daniel Olivan of Segunda Iglesia Bautista, officiating. Arrangements are by Robert Massie Funeral Home.
Amado was born in Colorado City to Domingo and Isidra Rios on Sept. 13, 1943. He married Juanita Perez on Jan. 24, 2004. He worked as a mechanic for all of his adult life. He was involved in his church and played bass for the church band.
John V. (Johnny Vaughn) Dudley, age 75, of Abilene (former resident of Nolan), passed away on Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at The Oaks at Radford Hills.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at Slaterâ€™s Chapel Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home.
Evaristo Hernandez, Jr., age 48, of Sweetwater, Texas, passed away on Tuesday, March 18, 2014, at his residence.
His body was cremated. No services are planned at this time. Arrangements are under the direction of Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home.
Evaristo was born on Nov. 29, 1965 in Sweetwater, Texas to Evaristo Hernandez, Sr., and Virginia (Hermisillo) Hernandez. He was a Catholic.
He is survived by two sons, Brant Hernandez and Nathan Hernandez, both of Sweetwater; two grandsons, Brant Hernandez, Jr. and Lorenzo
Graveside services for Roy Lynn Hickson, 61, of Poolville, Texas will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, March 20, 2014 at Sweetwater Cemetery. Rev. Mike Sells will officiate and interment will follow under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home.
Hickson died Tuesday, March 18, 2014 in Poolville, Texas.
Roy was born Aug. 2, 1952, in Rotan, Texas to Buford and Pauline Hickson. He loved cars and motorcycles. He was a diesel mechanic.