Archive - Obituary
November 21st, 2012
Felice Nesbitt Adams, 82 of Arlington, Texas passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012 after a brief illness.
Funeral services for Griselda Aguirre Villarreal, 42, of Sweetwater, will be at 3 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 19, at McCoy Chapel of Memories with Rev. Fabio Perez officiating. Interment will follow at Sweetwater Cemetery under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home. Culto Funebra was held at 5 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 18, at McCoy Chapel of Memories.
Villarreal died on Saturday, Nov. 17, at Hendrick Medical Center in Abilene.
A native Texan, Clemon Lee Montgomery passed away of natural causes on Nov. 15, 2012 in Fredericksburg, Texas, his home of over 20 years. His funeral will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 19, 2012, at the Fredericksburg Funeral Home at 2278 South Highway 87 in Fredericksburg.
Funeral services for Joy R. Boatright, 92, of Sweetwater, will be at 11 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 9, 2012, at First United Methodist Church in Sweetwater with Rev. Brian Brownlow officiating. Internment will follow at Garden of Memories Cemetery under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home.
The family will receive friends from 1-3 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012, at McCoy Funeral Home, located at 410 E. Third in Sweetwater.
A memorial service for Maurice Sligar, 95, of Sweetwater, will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 16, 2012, at Trinity Baptist Church with Rev. Ward hayes officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home.
Sligar died Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012, at Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.mccoyfh.com.
Ira Hale, Jr., 89, of Helotes, Texas, went to be with the Lord on Nov. 13, 2012, surrounded by his family. He was born Nov. 9, 1923, in Eskota, Texas, the son of late Ira Hale, Sr. and Nannie Imogene Gunnels Brumfield. He was the oldest of three siblings. On June 1, 1948, he married the love of his life, Vernice Irene Hanna, and has been happily married for 64 years. He served in the U.S. Navy as an aviation radio operator in the 1940s. After his discharge, he was employed by Santa Fe Railroad for 37 years, retiring in November 1983.
Marianne K. Palacios, age 80, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2012 at her residence.
A rosary will be held at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012, at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church. Holy Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, November 16, 2012, at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church with Rev. Charles Okonkwo officiating. Burial will follow at Sweetwater Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home.
Loraine â€” Mr. Isaiah â€śIkeâ€ť Williams, age 76, of Loraine, died Monday morning in an Abilene Hospice. Services will be at 11 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 19, 2012, in the First Baptist Church in Colorado City with Revs. Kenneth Burns and Robert Carey officiating. Burial will follow in the Loraine Cemetery under the care and direction of Kiker-Seale Funeral Home.
Bobby Neil Haney, 78, of Imperial, Calif. passed away on Nov. 8, 2012 of a cerebral hemorrhage.
A viewing was held from 6-9 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 10, 2012 at Frye Chapel in Brawley, Calif.Â Memorial services were held at 8:30 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 11, 2012, at First United Methodist Church in Brawley.Â Burial will be held with military honors at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2012, at Riverview Cemetery.
Anita Ruth Cave Sowders, 79, died Nov. 11, 2012. She was born Sept. 7, 1933, in Wingate and grew up there and graduated from Winters High School. She was married to Bill Hamilton and later to Alvin Sowders. He preceded her in death in 1991. She was a CNA and a member of the Eastern Star for 50 plus years. She was a Baptist.
She is survived by four children, John Hamilton and wife Connie of Sweetwater, Carole Allen and husband Lonnie of Blackwell, Susan Hamilton of Abilene and Vivian Martinez and husband Joe of Waco; seven grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.