Graveside services for Carlee Monette Pope, 85, of Sweetwater, will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, June 1, 2012, at Sweetwater Cemetery with her daughter, Pat Duke, and nephew, James Hall, officiating. Interment will follow under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home.
Pope died Wednesday, May 30, 2012, at Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital in Sweetwater.
She was born June 18, 1926, in Royston, Fisher County, Texas. She married Dan H. Pope in November of 1945, in Roby. She was a member of the Baptist Church. She lived in Sweetwater since 1965 and was a homemaker.
Survivors include her husband, Dan Pope of Sweetwater; daughter, Pat Duke and husband Gene of Abilene; grandsons, Danny Wayne Pope, Jr. of Pennsylvania and Daniel Holman Jones and wife Becky of Abilene; granddaughter, Andrea Lee Pope of Roswell, NM; great granddaughters, Kaya Ann Pope of Roswell, NM, Whitney D’Ann Jones of Abilene, and Crystal Miller of Roswell, NM; great grandsons, Jade Miller of Roswell, NM and Garrett Daniel Jones of Abilene; niece, Lana Sue Hall of Abilene; nephews, James Hall and wife Carole of Abilene, Jack Hall of Clyde, Harley Hall of Luders, Doug Hall of Abilene, and Robert Hall & wife Lanelle of Abilene.
She was preceded in death by a son, Danny Wayne Hall, on August 9, 2001, a bother, three sisters, and her parents.