Archive - Obituary
May 5th, 2011
Mavis Whitteker, of Sweetwater, Texas passed away on May 4, 2011, at the age of 99. She exemplified true Christianity in every way. Those who were privileged to have known her loved her. She spent her life in tireless service to her family and others. Mavis was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints for 45 years, fulfilling many roles and responsibilities. The admonition of Jesus Christ, her Lord and Savior, to â€śCome Follow Meâ€ť was the guiding light for her life.
Memorial services for Imogene Thomas Carter, 92, of Sweetwater, will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, May 6, 2011, at First Presbyterian Church in Sweetwater with Rev. Earl Stewart officiating. Interment will be at Sweetwater Cemetery under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home.
Carter died April 18, 2011, at her home.
She was born Nov.15, 1918, in Fancy Farm, Ken. She married Dan W. Carter in December of 1945 in Mississippi. Imogene moved to Sweetwater in February of 2011 from California. She and her family had live in El Paso and Las Vegas in the past. She was a homemaker.
A graveside service for Charles Ray Blackburn, 53, of Sweetwater, will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 7, 2011, at Sweetwater Cemetery, with Rev. James Baker officiating. Interment will follow under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home.
Blackburn died Wednesday, May 4, 2011, in Sweetwater.
He was born Sept. 25, 1957, in Sweetwater. Charles had lived in Sweetwater most all his life. He had worked for Alex Transportation, Ennis Trucking, Union 76 in the shop and the past four years at La Quinta Inn as a cook. He attended Sweetwater schools and was Pentecostal.
Loraine â€“ Ms. Juanita Garcia, age 64, of Loraine, died Monday morning, May 2, 2011, in a San Angelo hospital. Services will be at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, May 4, 2011, in the St Josephâ€™s Catholic Church in Loraine with Father Michael Udegbunam officiating. Burial will follow in the Loraine Cemetery under the direction of Kiker-Seale Funeral Home.
Colorado City â€“ Mr. Divinsio Vasquez, age 56, of Colorado City, died Monday morning, May 2, 2011, at his residence. Services will be at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, May 4, 2011, at St. Annâ€™s Catholic Church with Father Michael Udegnunam officiating. Burial will follow in the Mitchell County Cemetery under the direction of Kiker-Seale Funeral Home.
A graveside service for Kenneth Crow, 77, of Roscoe, will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, May 6, 2011, at Sweetwater Cemetery with Jason Olton and Ted Posey officiating. Interment will follow under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home.
Crow died Tuesday, May 3, 2011, in Midland.
ROTAN- Janice â€śJanâ€ť Earle Thornton, passed away Monday May 2, 2011 at Hendrick Hospital.Â Services will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday May 4, 2011, at the First United Methodist Church of Rotan with Bro. Ward Hayes officiating.Â Burial will follow in Belvieu Cemetery under the direction of Weathersbee-Ray Funeral Home.Â Visitation will be from 6-7 p.m. on Tuesday at the funeral home.
June Black McMillan, 78, of Colorado City, passed away at her home on April 24, 2011. All arrangements are pending with Kiker-Seale Funeral Home in Colorado City, Texas.
Lucille Jones, age 87, of Sweetwater, Texas, passed away on Monday, April 25, 2011, at Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital.Â
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, April 27, 2011, atÂ Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Ward Hayes officiating.Â Burial will follow at Sweetwater Cemetery.Â Arrangements are under the direction of Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home.Â
Family will receive friends at the funeral home on Tuesday, April 26, 2011 from 6:30-8 p.m.
Clara Mae Fletcher Brown, age 97 of Roby, Texas passed away on April 24, 2011, in Rotan, Texas.Â
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, April 26, 2011, at Roby Church of Christ with Jason Alton officiating.Â Burial will follow at 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 26, 2011, at Trinity Memorial Park in Big Spring, Texas.Â Arrangements are under the direction of Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home of Sweetwater, Texas.Â