Archive - Obituary
November 8th, 2014
Betty Ruth Rains, age 83, of Sweetwater, passed away on Friday, Nov. 7, 2014 at Rolling Plains Memorial Hospital.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 9, 2014 at Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. James Baker officiating. Burial will follow at Garden of Memories. Arrangements are under the direction of Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home.
Rotan â Ramona Martinez Almanza, 60, passed away Friday, Nov. 6, 2014, in Rotan.Â Funeral Mass will be at 10 a.m. on Monday, 10, 2014, at Saint Joseph Catholic Church, with burial in Belvieu Cemetery.Â Rosary will be at 6 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014, at Weathersbee-Ray Funeral Home Chapel.Â Online condolences may be made at weathersbeerayfh.com.Â
Naomi Moore, 74, of Midland, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014.Â No services are planned.
Survivors include daughter, Sherry Pilisko of Round Rock; brother, Daryl Johnson of Lucas; and brother, William Johnson.
Arrangements are under the direction of Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Midland.Â Online condolences may be made at: www.npwelch.com.
Glenda âCocoâ Ruth Wilson Johnson, 63 of Sweetwater, passed away Oct. 29, 2014. Glenda was born in Sweetwater on March 4, 1951, the eighth of nine children born to Aaron and Willie Mae Wilson.Â She graduated from Sweetwater High School and went on to continue her education at Texas Southern University.Â Glenda was homemaker and a lifelong member of Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Sweetwater until the churchâs closing in 2012.
Glenda was preceded in death by her parents and sister, Ethel Mae Felder.Â
Freddie J. Schubert, age 74, of Longworth, Texas, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014 at Briarcliff Health Center in Greenville.
Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014 at Longworth Cemetery with Rev. Jake Wade officiating. Burial will follow. Arrangements are under the direction of Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home.
Freddie Jerrald Schubert was born in Sweetwater on Jan. 2, 1940 to Carl Richard and Mona Faye Woodward Schubert. He married Velma Louise Parker in 1962 and raised five children.
Funeral services for Donny Reeves, 73, of Sweetwater, will take place at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, at First Baptist Church in Sweetwater with Tique Hamilton officiating. Interment will follow at Sweetwater Cemetery under the direction of McCoy Funeral Home.
Reeves died Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014, at Hendrick Medical Center in Abilene.
Pauline Lorena Carnathan Hale, age 89, went to be at peace with our Heavenly Father on Nov. 5, 2014.
Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014 at Belvieu Cemetery in Rotan with Reverend Bruce Parsons officiating. A family visitation will be from 6-7:30 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 7, 2014 at the funeral home. McCoy Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Betty Gale Davis, age 65, of Sweetwater, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014 at a Dallas Hospital.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 7, 2014 at Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Cecil Deadman officiating. Burial will follow at Palava Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home.
Family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014 from 6-8 p.m.
Mr. William A. Maxfield, 87, of Snyder, died on Monday, Nov. 3, 2014 in Lubbock, following a lengthy battle with cancer.
Services for Mr. Maxfield will be held Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014 at 10 a.m. at Bell-Cypert-Seale Funeral Home with Reverend Nicky Johnson officiating. Internment will follow at Hillside Memorial Gardens. Services are under the direction of Bell-Cypert-Seale Funeral Home.
W.A. (Yank) Maxfield was born Nov. 15, 1926 in Mount Carmel, Illinois to John Christian and Lena Bender Maxfield.
Thanet Kramer never missed the opportunity to take one last picture of departing family, or, more specifically, to have husband Nick take the picture while she kept the subjects from escaping without the requisite memorial. The scene was repeated innumerable times, whether it was a daughter leaving home for the first day of school, a college sophomore returning to the dorm after a holiday or a grown son trying to load his family into the car for a long drive home.