|Gary Wayne Clair|
Gary Wayne Clair, age 57, passed away Wednesday, October 14, 2009 at his Odessa residence. He was born in Detroit, MI. He was an oilfield hand.
He is survived by his brother: Dorse Wayne Clair and wife Wanda of Sarasota, FL and sister: Carolyn Redmond of LaFollette, TN.
Memorial services will be at a later date in Middlesboro, KY. Arrangements are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel in Odessa and Shumate Funeral Home in Middlesboro.
|Deborah Paulette "Debbie" Badley|
Deborah Paulette "Debbie" Badley, age 57, went to be with the Lord and her Mama on Monday, October 19, 2009. She was born Monday, February 18, 1952 to Jerald David and Wanda Rue Folk in Colony, Kansas. She was a homemaker, beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.
Debbie leaves behind to cherish her love and memory her father: Jerald David Folk of Odessa; two daughters: Jacque Laverne Blount and husband Jim and Mashell Clarise Underwood, both of Odessa; three brothers: Eddie Folk and wife Carolyn of Farmington, NM, Dan Folk and wife Jackie of McKinney, TX, and Mike Folk and wife Linda of Odessa; six grandchildren: Terika Wagner, Nathan Roberson, Chase Blount, Codie Blount, Pickle Blount, and Harley Underwood; and one great-grandson: Creed Wagner.
She was preceded in death by Lewis Alton Biggers, the love of her life. From that love she was blessed with three step-children, Donna, Kevin and Edwin and 5 grandchildren, Mandy, Tena, Tiffany, Jenea and Barbara.
Funeral services will be 2:00 pm Friday, October 23, 2009 at Acres West Funeral Chapel, officiated by Pastor Lorrie Roehl. Pallbearers will be Jerrod McCann, Scott Folk, Nathan Roberson, David Folk, Charles Folk and Boomer Bloomer. Asa Womack and Brant Folk are honorary pallbearers. Interment will follow at Western Roses Memorial Park, 4100 N. FM 1788.
The family would like to express their deepest gratitude to Medical Center CCU nurses, Maria and Ricky, for their love and support during her short time in the hospital, also to Nevaeh Hope’s Fellowship for all of their kindness, food and love for the family.
|Alexis E. "Chubbs" Sanchez|
Alexis E. "Chubbs" Sanchez, age 24, passed from
this life unexpectedly Wednesday, October 21, 2009 as a result of a
traffic accident in Colorado City, TX. He was born in Odessa on May
28, 1985 to Efrain and Frances (Escarcega) Sanchez. He was a
lifetime resident of Odessa and a 2003 graduate of OHS. He was a
welder who greatly enjoyed his work. He loved horse racing.
|Debra Joyce Nickens|
Debra Joyce Nickens,
age 49, passed from this life
Debra leaves behind
her husband: Larry Nickens
The family will
receive friends at the funeral home Sunday evening from
Funeral services will be
|Hortencia Hernandez Colomo|
Colomo, age 88, of
She is survived by her two sons: George Colomo and wife Liz of Laredo, TX and Manuel Colomo, Jr. and wife Cruz of Corpus Christi, TX; one daughter: Anabelle Gonzales and husband Frank of Marfa; three sisters: Josephina Dominguez of Marfa, Eloisa Rivera and husband Hilario of Marfa, and Esther Lopez and husband Joe of Kermit, TX; ten grandchildren: Nicole Colomo, Connor Colomo, Catherine Colomo Riojas, Crissanta Colomo, Victoria Colomo, Kristin Colomo, Jeffery Gonzalez, Sandra Gonzalez, Gracie Lara, and Frank Gonzalez, Jr.; nine great-grandchildren: Justin Riojas, Jeffery Riojas, Gabriel Gonzalez, Christian Gonzalez, Stephanie Quintana, Samantha Quintana, Roxy Marquez, Robert Lara, Jr. and Miranda Gonzalez.
Her parents, her beloved husband: Manuel Colomo, and one son: Oscar Colomo, preceded her in death.
Rosary will be said
O.B. White, age 83,
went to be with the Lord on
Those left to
cherish his memory include his wife:
His daughter Beverly Jones precedes him in death.Memorial Services will be held
|Mary Delores Garza|
Mary Delores Garza,
age 56, went to be with her Lord and Savior on
Those left to
cherish her love and memory are: her mother: Felia Garza of
She is reunited with her father in heaven.
are scheduled for
Johnny Iness, age 55, passed away on Saturday, October 24, 2009 at Hospice House in Odessa. He was born June 04, 1954 in Kermit. He was a diesel mechanic. He served in the Army.
Survivors include: his wife: Shirley Gallagher; one son: R.J. Iness; one daughter: Cherell Bivins; four brothers: Roy Iness, James Iness, Steve Iness, and A. J. Posey; one sister: Lisa Iness: and four grandchildren.
A memorial service is scheduled for 6:00 pm Wednesday, October 28, 2009 at Acres West Funeral Chapel with Pastor Roy Iness officiating. Services are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel.
|Beatrice "Franmerry" Batte|
She wore many hats
throughout her lifetime. She was a licensed hairdresser, employee of
Gibson Department Store, 7-11 Corporations, Grays Nursing Home and
finally, the job she loved the most and retired from, was as a bus
She leaves behind
two children, Jimmie Allen Batte and wife, Sharon of Austin, Texas, and
Linda Batte Shortes and husband David of Odessa, Texas; and a
sister-in-law and lifetime friend, Ollie Batte Stallcup of
Beatrice was preceded in death by her parents, Samuel E. and Margaret Wright; five sisters and two brothers; her husband of 39 years, Jimmie Cebron Batte; and one daughter, Joyce Yvonne Batte.
She was a beautiful unwavering believer in Jesus Christ and a faithful prayer warrior. God used her frequently to intercede on the behalf of numerous individuals. She was the backbone of her family, a beacon of light to the neighbors, friends, family and all her children are believers because of her exemplary life. She left behind a heritage to her children, grandchildren, nieces and nephews that can’t be purchased.
There will be a
Memorial held at
Rosalio Ruiz, age 93, passed away on
Survivors include five sons: Antonio Ruiz of Houston, Tomas Ruiz of Ojinaga, NM, Ramon Ruiz of Houston, Amalio Ramirez of Albuquerque, NM, and Joe Trevizo of Odessa; two daughters: Esbelda Ramirez of Albuquerque and Hortencia Trevizo of Odessa. 13 Grandchildren and 13 Great Grandchildren.
Memorial Services will be held at a later date. Arrangements are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel.
|Shirley Ann (Sutherland) Roberts Lee|
Shirley Ann (Sutherland) Roberts Lee, age 73 of Odessa passed away Thursday, October 29, 2009 after a lengthy illness at Buena Vida Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. She was born in Centerville (Wayne County), Indiana on March 22, 1936 to James Floyd and Mattie Will (Rich) Sutherland. Shirley was a baptized member of the Worldwide Church of God.
She was preceded in death by her parents and one grandson, Jeremy Lane Nichols.
Shirley received her high school diploma from Greens Fork, Indiana in 1954. She resumed her education after many years as a homemaker and earned a BA in English, graduating cum laude from Texas Women’s University in Denton, Texas at the age of 60. Shirley previously worked for Anderson Publishing in Denton, Texas before retiring in 2006. She was known to many for her excellent sewing and cooking skills; however Shirley’s passions were classical music, singing and reading. Her love of reading was taught to her by her mother and her wealth of knowledge on most any subject was self taught through reading. All who knew Shirley remember, she was seldom ever seen without a book to read in her possession.
She is survived by her former husband of 40 years, Darrell Desmond
Roberts of Somerset, Ky., her children: son, Darwyn Lee and wife,
Marilyn Roberts of Jamestown, Ky., daughter, Melanie Lynette and
husband, Joe Taylor of
Somerset Ky., daughter, Shari Laraine
and husband, Roger Donovan of Clarkesville, Tn., daughter, Sheila Diane
Hisaw King Wallis of Kermit, Tx.
(formerly from Odessa, Tx.), son, Kevin Lane Roberts of Naples
FL., son, Scott Michael Roberts of Denver Co. son, Jeffrey Brian and
wife, Margaret Roberts of Corbin Ky.,
daughter, Stephanie Dawn and husband, Allen Steadham of
Odessa Tx., and daughter, Erica Nicole
and husband, Michael Bek of Little Rock, Ark.
There are 21 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren.
Shirley’s personal request was to have no service. The family would like to thank the entire staff of Buena Vida Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Home Hospice and Acres West Funeral Chapel for their care and compassion, along with the many calls and concerns from friends.
Arrangements are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel And Crematory.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Home Hospice at 516 N. Texas Ave. Odessa, Tx. 79761.
|Monica Rachael Munguia|
her father: Richard
Munguia, Sr. of Odessa; Grandparents:
Minga Dirickson of Odessa; Doris “Pat” Kneupper of Mc Camey, TX,
Freddie Kneupper of Rankin, TX; three brothers:
Christopher Munguia, John Paul Munguia, and Richard Munguia, Jr.
all of Odessa; and one sister:
Mica Ramos of Odessa.
Rosary will be said 7:00 pm Tuesday, November 3, 2009 at the funeral home. Funeral services will be 7:00 pm Wednesday, November 4, 2009 at Acres West Funeral Chapel, officiated by Bro. Dewey Blevins. Arrangements are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel and Crematory.
age 82, of Odessa, Texas, passed away Monday, November
2, 2009, at his home in Odessa, Texas.
He was born in Villanueva,
He is survived by
one son: Manuel Escobedo
of Fort Worth, TX; five daughters:
Rosario Ojeda of Fort Worth, TX, and Anastacia Reyes, Rosa
Munoz, Leticia Escobedo, and Juana Escobedo, all of Odessa, TX; three
brothers: Panfilo Escobedo
of Juarez, Mexico, Carmelo Escobedo of Los Angeles, CA, and Julio
Escobedo of Juarez, MX; thirty-seven grandchildren and seventy-nine
Rosary will be said