For the week of March 10- March 16, 2019

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VICENTE SAAVEDRA

  

Funeral services for Vicente Saavedra, age 94 of Seminole, Texas will be held Saturday, March 16, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at Templo Nazareth (Spanish Assembly of God Church) with Pastor Tony Cruz officiating. Burial will follow at Gaines County Cemetery. All services are under the direction of Boyer Funeral Home.

Vicente Saavedra was born March 28, 1924 in Mexico to Vicente and Julia Saavedra.  He married Maria Lopez on September 12, 1942 in Mexico. He was a Catholic. On March 16, 1962 he brought his wife and his six daughters from Monterrey, Mexico for a better life and education to the U.S.A. His daughters describe him as a very hard working dad. He worked as a farmer for many years and would go to New York to work on the crops. He also worked for Gaines County Golf Course as a greenskeeper for many years. Vicente loved the outdoors. He enjoyed growing his own garden, hunting, fishing, and family gatherings.

Vicente Saavedra passed away on Wednesday March 13, 2019 at Memorial Health Care Center in Seminole. He is preceded in death by his parents; his wife Maria Saavedra in January 6, 2016; one daughter, Gabriela Saavedra in 1951; one great-granddaughter, Jocelyn Salazar in 2007; two brothers and three sisters and three son-in-laws. He is survived by; six daughters, Nicolasa Jaquez of Seminole, Texas, Martha Friesen of Seminole, Texas, Francisca Rodriquez and husband Porfirio of Del Rio, Texas, Vicenta Saavedra of Lubbock, Texas, Armandina Munguia and husband Frank Gutierrez of Seminole, Texas and Ofelia Rodriquez of Seminole, Texas. He also is survived by his first granddaughter Janie Saavedra Jimenez that he loved dearly and treated her as one of his own daughters of Seminole, Texas, one sister Refugia Lopez of Mexico, 19 grandchildren, 31 great-grandchildren, and 8 great-great-grandchildren.

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RUTH TURNER

  

Funeral services for Ruth Turner, age 84 of Denver City, Texas will be held on Saturday, March 16, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at Church of Christ with Minister Skip Rodgers officiating. Burial will follow at Denver City Memorial Park. All services are under the direction of Boyer Memorial Chapel of Denver City in association with Boyer Funeral Home of Seminole. 

Mrs. Turner was born May 31, 1934 in Lockney, Texas to Ina (Miller) and J.W. Jones. She married Richard Turner in Lovington, New Mexico February 14, 1957. She was a member of the Church of Christ in Denver City, Texas and worked as a legal secretary. Ruth enjoyed photography, art and watching Texas Tech sports; she especially enjoyed being around her family and loved her grandchildren dearly.

Mrs. Turner passed away Thursday, March 14, 2019 at Shinnery Oaks Nursing Home in Denver City, Texas. She is preceded in death by her parents and one brother. She is survived by her husband, Richard Turner of Denver City; one son, Mark Turner and wife Cynthia of Idalou, Texas; two daughters, Lee Ann Peeler and husband Rynn of Denver City, Texas and Lynna Solis and husband Sam of Rockport, Texas; five grandchildren, two great-grandchildren; one nephew and one niece.  

For the week of March 3- March 9, 2019

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FELIPE CRUZ, JR.

  

Memorial services for Felipe Cruz, Jr. age 63 of Seminole, Texas will be held at a later time, per family request. All services are under the direction of Boyer Funeral Home.

Mr. Cruz was born June 28, 1955 in Tutwiler, Mississippi to Margarita (Rubacaba) and Felipe Cruz .He was a Catholic and worked in maintenance. He was a hard working man who had a kind heart, always very modest and giving. He loved animals and playing jokes on people. 

Felipe Cruz, Jr. is passed away Saturday, March 2, 2019 at Covenant medical Center in Lubbock, Texas. He is preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by one brother, Joe Cruz of Seminole, Texas; and one sister, Josie Martinez of Tennessee. 

For the Week of February 24 - March 2, 2019

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SUSANA NEUFELD

   

Funeral services for Susana Neufeld, age 40 of Seminole, Texas will be held Friday, March 1, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at Evangelical Mennonite Church with Pastor Jake Fehr officiating. Burial will follow at Gaines County Cemetery. All services are under the direction of Boyer Funeral Home.

Mrs. Neufeld was born November 7, 1978 in Andrews, Texas to Anna (Peters) and John Peters. She married Jake Neufeld in Seminole on July 28, 1998. Susana went to school at the Old Colony Mennonite Church where she graduated in 1991 and was a member of the Old Colony Mennonite Church where she was baptized in 1998. She loved the Lord and her family dearly. She was very dedicated to serving the Lord and was always a very faithful wife, and loving mother of seven children. Her peaceful gentle personality and smile was infectious and left you with a lasting memory. 

Susana Neufeld passed away Saturday, February 23, 2019 at her home in Seminole. She is preceded in death by her sister Margaret in 1987. She is survived by her husband Jake Neufeld of Seminole, Texas; her parents, John and Anna Peters of Seminole, Texas; four sons, Justin Neufeld, Thomas Neufeld, Kevin Neufeld, and Simon Neufeld all of Seminole, Texas; three daughters, Debbie Neufeld, Delilah Neufeld, and Lydia Neufeld all of Seminole, Texas; three brothers, John Peters and wife Tina of Kansas, David Peters of Kansas, and Aaron Peters and wife Lena of Seminole, Texas; four sisters, Anna Loepky and husband Abe of Kansas, Tina Wiebe and husband Willie of Kansas, Sara Peters and husband Ben of Lamesa, Texas, and Martha Hamm and husband John of Kansas.  


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LOY CLANTON

Funeral services for Loy Clanton, age 93 of Kyle, Texas and formerly of Seminole, will be held Saturday, March 2, at 10 a.m. at Trinity Baptist Church, 500 NW 8th Street, Seminole, Texas. Dean Boyer will officiate, with burial to follow in Gaines County Cemetery. All services are under the direction of Boyer Funeral Home of Seminole. 

Loy was born March 10, 1925, in Dawson County to parents Jeff Alvin Dunn and Troy Irene Liles Dunn. She was a long-time member of Seminole First Baptist Church, and prior to moving to Seminole, First Baptist in Lamesa. Loy and husband, Wayne, owned Greaves Pony Farm and later Flight 8 Farms of Seminole and Valley View. She held various jobs including elementary school teacher, assistant to school superintendant, First National Bank, Lamesa, and Lamesa Federal Savings and Loan, Seminole. Some years after the death of husband, John who was a long time farmer in Gaines County, she moved to central Texas to be nearer her children.

Loy loved her friends and was often the chauffeur of what she called “the four OLs” (Old Ladies). She enjoyed traveling and shared many trips and cruises from coast to coast, Alaska, Hawaii, the Caribbean, and even Europe and Asia with her family. One of her last trips, before her health stopped her traveling, was to China with Ricky and Debbie. She sent a picture of herself standing on the Great Wall to her knee surgeon who had done her fourth knee replacement, telling him, “I wouldn’t be here if it weren’t for you!” She was also passionate about her hobbies which included painting, music, ceramics, sewing, crocheting, model trains and photography. She donated her extensive collection of crochet patterns to one of the assisted living facilities in the Buda area. The family still has some of the costumes and show clothes she made many years ago!

She was preceded in death by husbands James Wayne Greaves and John Elton Clanton, her brother Lee Dunn, and her sister Peggy Bailey and her grandson Joshua Scott Greaves. She is survived by her children Tony Greaves and wife Carol of Buda, Texas, Marcia Jefferis and husband Todd of Georgetown, Texas, Ricky Greaves and wife Debbie of Arlington, Texas and Melody Newsom and husband Tommy of San Antonio, Texas; six grandchildren, Lisa Taylor and husband Bryan of New York City, Lauren Greaves and husband Martin Bauknight of New York City, Carrie Whitbey and husband Jeff of Rockdale, Texas, Kevin Glenn and wife Cheri of Bastrop, Texas, Kimberly Garces and husband Marco of Arlington, Texas, and Cody Greaves and wife Stacy of Arlington, Texas; eight great-grandchildren, three great-great-grandchildren, and many nieces, nephews and friends.

Special thanks to the staff of New Haven Assisted Living in Kyle and Journey of Life Hospice for their excellent care for the last four years of her life. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to First Baptist Church of San Marcos, Seminole, Lamesa or Austin, Texas in her memory, or to a charity of your choice.  

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BETTY BECKER

Memorial services for Betty Ann Becker, age 89 of Seminole, Texas will be held Saturday, March 2, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at Boyer Funeral Home with Minister Joe Jones officiating. All services are under the direction of Boyer Funeral Home.

Mrs. Becker was born in Lubbock, Texas October 20, 1929. She was adopted by Velma Hogg at an early age and raised in Lamesa, Texas. She was a Jehovah’s Witness and worked as a waitress for Fisher Woman on the Mississippi River and at the Heinz pickle factory; she also worked at canning foods. She was a great mom, dad, and nana to her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. Betty Ann will always be remembered as the Cat Lady in Lamesa. Her favorite color was red, and she enjoyed listening to oldies and country music as well as playing bingo, dominos and teaching her children how to sew. She especially loved reading her Bible.

Betty Ann Becker passed away Thursday, February 21, 2019 at Seminole Memorial Health Care in Seminole. She is preceded in death by her mom; her husband; one granddaughter, Brenda Lewallen; one sister, Helen Roberts; and her daughter-in-law, Mille Churchwell. She is survived by one son, Rodney E. Churchwell of Syracuse, New York; one daughter, Mary Ann Perez and husband Cano of Seminole, Texas; five grandchildren, Roetta (Rhonda), Jefferson, Jennifer, Wendy, and James; ten great-grandchildren, Christina, Leticia, R.J., Ramon, Pados (her special one as she helped raise him), Maria, Brittney, Brandon, Aleante, and Jessica; and nine great-great-grandchildren, including eleven-month-old, Avery Ann Ramos.

For the Week of February 17 - February 23, 2019

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RUBY GRESSETT

Graveside services for Ruby Gressett, age 80 of Seminole, Texas will be held Thursday, February 21, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. at Gaines County Cemetery with Dean Boyer officiating. All services are under the direction of Boyer Funeral Home.

Mrs. Gressett was born in Covington, Texas May 31, 1938 to Mary (Dyer) and Meyers Pendleton. She married Durwood Gressett on August 12, 1955 in Seminole, Texas. She was a member of the Church of Christ and a homemaker. She enjoyed reading, traveling, going to Las Vegas, and watching the Dallas Cowboys and Texas Rangers. Ruby loved her family dearly.

Ruby Gressett passed away Monday, February 18, 2019 at Covenant Medical Center in Lubbock, Texas. She is preceded in death by her parents, one son, one daughter and one brother. She is survived by her husband, Durwood Gressett of Seminole, Texas; one son, Doug Gressett and wife Debra of Mineral Wells, Texas; one brother, Larry Pendleton of Odessa, Texas; two grandchildren, and one great-grandchil

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FERNANDO S. ESPINOZA

  

Funeral Mass for Fernando S. Espinoza, age 65 of Seminole, Texas will be celebrated Friday, February 22, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at St. James Catholic Church with Father Teo Eduardo officiating. Burial will follow at Gaines County Cemetery. Rosary will be held at St. James Catholic Church on Thursday, February 21, 2019 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. All services are under the direction of Boyer Funeral Home.

Mr. Espinoza was born November 11, 1953 in Ft. Myers, Florida to Silberia (Sanchez) and Benjiman Espinoza. He married Nelda Luna in Seminole on September 30, 1976. He was a Catholic and worked for Gaines County. He was a hard working man who loved his family dearly. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, going to flea markets, traveling to Ruidoso and barbequing. He had a big heart and was an all-around great dad.

Fernando Espinoza passed away Monday, February 18, 2019 at Seminole Memorial Hospital. He is preceded in death by his parents, and his wife, Nelda Espinoza in 2005. He is survived by two sons, Fernando L. Espinoza and wife Lisa and Christopher Espinoza and wife Krystal, both of Seminole, Texas; one daughter, Linda Espinoza and husband Thomas Vizcayno, Jr. of Seminole, Texas; five brothers, Robert Espinoza and wife Mary and Oscar Espinoza and wife Martha of Hobbs, New Mexico, Roland Espinoza, Floyd Espinoza, and Mario Espinoza all of Seminole, Texas; four sisters, Betty Gonzales and husband Freddy of Seminole, Texas; Ortanza Espinoza and husband Adolfo Luna of Seminole, Texas, Soyla Trevino and husband Selso of Brownfield, Texas, and Barbara Galvan and husband Ray of Seminole, Texas; 14 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren.

For the Week of February 10 - February 16, 2019

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JACKIE NAKINA CARSON

Funeral services for Jackie NaKina Carson, age 81 of Seminole, Texas will be held Friday, February 15, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at Transformation Church with Pastor Tod Delay officiating. Burial will follow at Gaines County Cemetery. Family will host a visitation Thursday, February 14, 2019 at Boyer Funeral Home from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. All services are under the direction of Boyer Funeral Home.

NaKina Carson was born August 14, 1937 in Seminole, Oklahoma to Izella (Ryal) and William Robertson. She was a non-denominational Christian and loved to tell people about Jesus; she also loved listening to praise and worship music. She became an ordained minister in 2003 and taught in prison ministry. In her spare time she enjoyed reading, crocheting and water painting. NaKina loved being with her grandchildren.

Jackie NaKina Carson passed away at her home in Seminole on Sunday, February 10, 2019. She is preceded in death by her parents and one son Billy Blake. She is survived by one daughter, Reva Langley and husband Larry Ray of Seminole, Texas; three sisters, Georgeanna Genzer of Seminole, Texas, Marcella Chesser and husband Arnold of Georgia, and Lynda Caswell and husband Jerry of Meadow, Texas; five grandchildren, eleven great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

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SUSANA FLORES

  

Funeral services for Susana Flores, age 83 of Seagraves, Texas will be held Thursday, February 14, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at Pathway to the Cross Church in Seagraves where she will lie in state. Pastor Ovidio Martinez, Sr. is officiating with Pastor Ovidio Martinez, Jr. assisting. Burial will follow at Gaines County Cemetery in Seagraves. All services are under the direction of Boyer Funeral Home of Seminole.

Mrs. Flores was born June 1, 1935 in Mexico to Eulalia (Nieto) and Regino Martinez. She married Guadalupe Flores in Muleshoe, Texas on February 9, 1962. She was a member of the Assembly of God Church. Susana loved her church and family dearly; her grandchildren were the jewels in her crown. She was known for mentoring young women and always had a feisty attitude. In her spare time she enjoyed sewing and listening to music, especially Mariachi music.

Susana Flores passed away Monday, February 11, 2019 at Shinnery Oaks Nursing Home in Denver City, Texas. She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Guadalupe Flores; one sister, Leonor Salazar; one brother, Robert Martinez; and three nephews. She is survived by one son, Raul Flores and wife Socorro of Seagraves, Texas; two daughters, Mary Richburg and husband Kenneth of Lubbock, Texas and Alicia Pena and husband Jacob of Seagraves, Texas; nine grandchildren and eight great-great-grandchildren.

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JOHAN TEICHROEB

Funeral services for Johan Teichroeb, age 70 of Seminole, Texas will be held Sunday, February 17, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at Reinlander Mennonite Church with Henry Reimer officiating. Burial will follow at Gaines County Cemetery. All services are under the direction of Boyer Funeral Home.

Mr. Teichroeb was born in Mexico May 8, 1948 to Elisabeth (Wall) and Heinrich Teichroeb. He married Maria Fehr in Mexico June 21, 1968. He was member of Reinlander Mennonite Church and was a carpenter. He enjoyed woodworking, playing guitar on Saturday evenings and singing with his friends; he especially loved telling people about Jesus. He was a wonderful husband, father and grandfather.

Johan Teichroeb passed away at Seminole Memorial Hospital on Thursday, February 14, 2019. He is preceded in death by his parents, one daughter, seven brothers, one sister, two grandchildren and one great-grandchild. He is survived by his wife, Maria Teichroeb of Seminole, Texas; three sons, Henry Teichroeb and wife Nancy, John Teichroeb and wife Lisa, and Cornie Teichroeb and wife Nancy, all of Seminole, Texas; three daughters, Elizabeth Ginter and husband Jake, Helen Hiebert and husband George, and Neta Sawatzky and husband Herman, all of Seminole, Texas; one sister, Agatha Bergen of Seminole, Texas; 27 grandchildren, and eight great-grandchildren.  

For the Week of February 3 - February 9, 2019

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MARY MAY JOHNSON

Graveside services for Mary May Johnson, age 95 of Ft. Worth, Texas and formerly of Seminole, Texas will be held Saturday, January 9, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at Gaines County Cemetery with Pastor James Washburn officiating. All services are under the direction of Boyer Funeral Home of Seminole.

Mrs. Johnson was born November 3, 1923 to Effie (Hagins) and Albert Brandon. She later married Andrew Walter Johnson. Mary Mae Johnson raised four children by herself and was an extremely hard working woman; she bailed hay, drove a combine, worked in the fields, and even worked in several restaurants in Seminole. She built two room additions on her home with her own bare hands. In her spare time Mary enjoyed playing softball and was even on a softball team in Seminole. She also liked to fish and just be outdoors. In her later years she enjoyed quilting, scrapbooking, playing dominos, and card games; she was always up for a challenge. One could say she was a very competitive woman.

Mary Mae Johnson passed away February 1, 2019 at Fort Worth Wellness and Rehabilitation Center in Ft. Worth, Texas. She is preceded in death by her husband, Andrew Walter Johnson in 1964; one son, John H. Johnson; one daughter, Diann Ryan; two brothers, Roy Brandon and Wilbur Brandon; and two sisters, Bernice Wilburn and Wanda Vest. She is survived by one son, Walter Johnson and wife Wanda of Seminole, Texas; one daughter, Othel Murphree of Ft. Worth, Texas; one brother, James (Bud) Brandon of Boyd, Texas; seven grandchildren, eleven great-grandchildren, and three great-great-grandchildren.   

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JOYCE RENEAU

Memorial services for Joyce Reneau, age 96 of Denver City, Texas will be held Friday, February 8, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at Denver City Memorial Chapel with Roger Barron officiating. A private burial will be held at Denver City Memorial Park.  All services are under the direction of Boyer Memorial Chapel of Denver City, Texas in association with Boyer Funeral Home of Seminole, Texas.

Mrs. Reneau was born December 13, 1922 in Montague, Texas to Anne (Crump) and Person Hollingsworth. She married Scott Reneau December 29, 1940 in Clarendon, Texas.  She was a Baptist. Joyce loved watching baseball, especially the Atlanta Braves; she also played dominos and skip-bo. She was a great mother and grandmother.

Joyce Reneau passed away Tuesday, February 5, 2019 at Seminole Memorial Health Care Center in Seminole, Texas. She is preceded in death by her husband Scott Reneau; four sisters, Opel Morris, Lunell Miller, Blondel Gatlin, and Eulvene Hollingsworth; and one brother, Alton Hollingsworth. She is survived by one son, Lewis Reneau and wife Shirley of Seminole, Texas; one daughter, Jean Cornett of Seagraves, Texas; two brothers, Cecil Hollingsworth of Abilene, Texas and Alvin Hollingsworth of Lubbock, Texas; four sisters, Dorothy Heart of Andrews, Texas, Pearl Kemp of Andrews, Texas, Daisy Childers of Abilene, Texas, and Molly Archer of Oklahoma; four grandchildren, Randy Lambert II, Denyse Shaver, Bobby Lambert, and Lisa Reneau; four step-grandchildren, Jerry Cornett, Deborah Vance, Connie Ochoa, and La Jean Van; four great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren.

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LARRY GENE LANGLEY

Funeral services for Larry Gene Langley, age 70 of Seminole, Texas will be held Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at Trinity Baptist Church with Pastor Phillip Golden officiating. Burial will follow at Gaines County Cemetery. All services are under the direction of Boyer Funeral Home of Seminole. 

Larry Gene Langley was born July 6, 1948 in Livermore, California to Mildred (Hudson) and Haskell Langley. He was a member of Trinity Baptist Church and worked in the oilfield. He was a hard working man who loved his family dearly; he especially loved watching his grandchildren play sports. Larry always enjoyed laughing and joking around with people; he never held a grudge and was a very giving man. 

Larry Gene Langley passed away Thursday, February 7, 2019 at Seminole Memorial Hospital. He is preceded in death by his parents and his wife Debra Langley. He is survived by one son, Joseph (Joey) Langley and wife Alejandra of Seminole, Texas; one daughter, Jennifer Langley of Seminole, Texas; two brothers, Ernie Langley and wife Harriet of Temescal Valley, California, and Michael Langley of Seminole, Texas; one sister, Linda Coker of Louisiana; and three grandchildren, Xyla Madry, Xaydren Langley, and Xrianny Langley. 


For the Week of January 27 - February 2, 2019

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JENNIE LEA HOWELL

Funeral services for Jennie Lea Howell, age 87 of Seminole, Texas will be held on Tuesday, January 29, 2019 at 2:30 p.m. at Westside Church of Christ in Seminole with Leo Copeland officiating. Burial will follow at Gaines County Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to Lubbock Children’s Home. All services are under the direction of Boyer Funeral Home of Seminole. Family visitation will be held Monday, January 28, 2019 at Boyer Funeral Home from 6 to 8 p.m.

Jennie was born on May 8, 1931 in Ft. Worth, Texas to Emma Mae (Hill) and William Laurence Avery. She married L.E. Howell on January 13, 1951 in Lubbock, Texas. She was a devoted Christian and devoted wife, mother, grandma and great-grandma. Jennie always gave to others and never thought of herself. Her family was important to her. She donated her time to the Lubbock Children’s Home to give the house parents a break and would put her children back on track when they stumbled. She loved watching golf, reality shows, and documentaries, and was an avid reader. She also loved to cook and was an excellent cook.  

Mrs. Howell passed peacefully with her family by her side on January 25, 2019 in Lubbock, Texas. She is preceded in death by her parents; husband L.E. “Lonnie” Howell; two sisters; and one nephew. She is survived by one son, Randall Howell and wife Mary Lu of Plainview; two daughters, Rhonda Howell of Seminole, Texas, and Renee McCollum and husband Rob of Amarillo, Texas; seven grandchildren, Chance McCollum, Rodie McCollum, Riley McCollum, Addyson McCollum, William Devlin, Nicholas Howell, and Joel Devlin; and eight great-grandchildren, Maddoxx McCollum, Avi McCollum, Greyson McCollum, Bella Riddley, Carson Howell, Carter Howell, Sophia Beatley, and one on the way.

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VICTOR VENTURA

Memorial services for Victor Ventura, age 51 of Seminole, Texas will be held at Boyer Funeral Home on Wednesday, January 30, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. All services are under the direction of Boyer Funeral Home of Seminole.

Mr. Ventura was born June 30, 1967 in San Antonio, Texas to Beatrice (Maroquin) and Antonio Ventura. He was a Christian and an artist. Victor enjoyed joking around with people and helping others. He was a missionary for two years and was very well known for his art work.


Victor Ventura passed away at his home in Seminole, Texas Saturday, January 26, 2019. He is preceded in death by one brother and one grandson. He is survived by his wife Sonia Borrego of San Antonio, Texas; his parents, Antonio and Beatrice Ventura of Seminole, Texas; three sons, Victor Ventura, Jr., Sonny Ventura, and Bryan Ventura all of San Antonio, Texas; four daughters, Venessa Ventura, Tiffany Ventura, Vanity Ventura and Sandra Ventura all of San Antonio, Texas; one brother, Tony Ventura of Seminole, Texas; three sisters, Debra Tarin of Hobbs, New Mexico, Dora Silva of Las Palmas, Texas, and Yvette Ventura of Andrews, Texas; and 19 grandchildren.

For the Week of January 20-January 26, 2019

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SYBIL WALLACE

Funeral services for Sybil Wallace, age 94 of Abilene, Texas will be held Monday, January 21, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. at West Side Church of Christ with Minister Ray Young officiating. Burial will follow at Gaines County Memorial Cemetery. All services are under the direction of Boyer Funeral Home.

Mrs. Wallace was born in Denver City, Texas August 24, 1924 to Verna (Hendricks) and Harry Scown. She married Hubert L. Wallace in Denver City on June 13, 1949. She was a member of West Side Church of Christ and worked as a consultant for Mary Kay Cosmetics for twelve years. Sybil was an amazing woman who brought out the best in people; she always had a smile and a great laugh. She was a very giving woman and a great cook, and never met a stranger. Her family was everything to her.

Mrs. Wallace passed away on January 18, 2019 at Mesa Springs Nursing Home in Abilene, Texas. She is preceded in death by her parents; husband Hubert in 2002; one son, Harry in 2001; and one grandson. She is survived by one daughter, Debra Stanford of Colleyville, Texas; six grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren, and 1 great-great-grandchild