Archive - Obituary
November 29th, 2010
Rosa Lavell Bredemeyer, age 92, of Roscoe, Texas, passed away Sunday, Nov. 28, 2010, at Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital.
Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 2, 2010, at Roscoe Cemetery with Pastor Curtis Ward officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home.
Family will receive friends from 6-7:30 p.m. at the funeral home on Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2010.
A graveside service for Cecil Ray Bills, 83, of Sweetwater, will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 28, 2010, at Sweetwater Cemetery with Rev. James Baker officiating. Interment will follow under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home.
Bills died Friday, Nov. 26, 2010, at Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital in Sweetwater.
He was born April 1, 1927, in Coahoma, Texas. He married Mary Margaret Looby on Oct. 3, 1967, in Big Spring. He worked for J.W. McCutchens Oil Field Company for 35 years. He lived in Sweetwater most of his life.
Funeral services for Ellen Hoskins, 85, of Sweetwater, will be held at 3 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 28, 2010, at McCoy Chapel of Memories with Rev. Keith Clower officiating. Interment will follow at Garden of Memories Cemetery under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home.
Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 27, 2010, at McCoy Funeral Home.
Hoskins died Thursday, Nov. 25, 2010, in Sweetwater.
Marie Dunlap Richardson, 97, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 25, 2010, in Fort Worth.
Mrs. Richardson was born on May 17, 1913, in Nolan, Texas. She was the eldest of seven children born to Robert Pleas and Mary Effie Dunlap.
She was Valedictorian of her graduating class at Divide High School, attended Abilene Christian College, taught school for one year and retired after 30 years in the credit department at Montgomery Wards. She was a longtime member of the Altamesa Church of Christ.
Marie was preceded in death by her husband of 55 years; her parents; three brothers; and one sister.
Joy Witt, Born Oct. 10, 1941, in Sweetwater, passed away Nov. 17, 2010, in Lubbock after a long battle with cancer. Joy was a life-long student; she graduated from Sweetwater High School and Trinity University in San Antonio. While living in Santa Fe, NM, Joy attended Santa Fe Community College, she took classes in sculpture at Loveland Academy of Fine Arts and Scottsdale Artists School. While Joy was married to Canadian sculptor, Peter Rice-Jones, she lived with the Cree Indians near Edmonton, Alberta.
Nella Frances Van Leer, 89, of Colorado City, died Monday, Nov. 22, 2010, at Mitchell County Hospital.
Her body was cremated. No further services are planned at this time.
A memorial service for Marvin Doyle Bailey, 68, of Sweetwater, will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 26, 2010, at McCoy Chapel of Memories with Rev. Steve Davis officiating. He was cremated. Arrangements are under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home.
Bailey died Sunday, Nov. 21, 2010, at University Hospital in Lubbock.
He was born Dec. 17, 1941, in Quanah, Texas. He had worked for Jolley Well Service as a pulling unit operator and had also worked for Basic Energy. Bailey was a Baptist and had lived in Sweetwater most of his life.
Catherine Blassingame Allen, 40 beloved mother, daughter and sister passed from this life into Godâ€™s loving care on Friday, Nov. 19, 2010.
Oscar Lowell Taylor, Jr., age 84, of Sweetwater, passed away Friday, Nov. 19, 2010, at V.A. Medical Center in Big Spring, Texas.
His body was cremated. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 27, 2010, at Sweetwater Cemetery with Rev. James Baker officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home.
Fannie Louise Weston was born on August 10, 1926 in Pearsol, Texas, to Robert and Clara Forester. In 1938, she moved to Alpine, Texas, where she eventually met and married Billie Weston, on August 29, 1943. Fannie and Billie lived in the Fort Davis/Alpine area where they ranched and owned and operated Camp Musquiz, a summer camp for boys and girls. As well as being involved in the day to day operations of the camp, Fannie worked at the FNB in Alpine for 37 years. In 2000, they moved to San Angelo, Texas and then on to Sweetwater, in 2008.