Honorary pallbearers were Willie Gragson, Jackie Barnett, Johnny Barnett, Jon Sessions, Raymond Fike, Lynn Mays, Alex Molina and Robert Owens. A time of casual gathering of friends, family, co-workers and fishermen was held May 20 from 5 to 9 p.m. He was a self taught man who was able to try and do anything and fix and repair just about everything. He was a member of the Houston Texas Oilmans Bass Club and Strawbridge United Methodist Church. They will be blessed with the arrival of a great grandchild soon. May 11 at Boxwell Brothers Funeral Home in Amarillo. Tom Huntress, pastor of the Calvary Baptist Church, officiating. Bettye was also preceded in death by a brother, Randolph Hunt and two sisters, Billye Houchin and Doris Carman.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Nathalene.
Survivors include her father, Elzie; a sister, Beverly Hudson and husband Tommy of Wellington; her niece, Holly Landess and sons Tyler and Thomas Landess of Wellington; and her nephew, Kent Hudson and wife Karrie and daughters Natalee and Sadie Hudson of Wellington.
Oleta Faye Statham Oleta Faye Statham, age 81 of Childress, died Thursday, April 3, 2014. April 5 at First Baptist Church in Childress with the Rev. She worked at Royal Park Sewing Factory, Lancer Mobile Homes and Watkins for many years.
Survivors include two sons, Rusty Statham of Wellington and David Statham of Childress; a daughter, Ann Statham of Childress; and four grandchildren. 7, 1949 in Amarillo to Elzie and Nathalene Lee Browne. She received her Masters Degree in education from Stephen F.
Billy Joe Patterson Billy Joe Patterson, age 78 of Wellington, died Tuesday, May 27, 2014 in Wellington. May 30 at the First United Methodist Church with Mr. Billy Joe was born June 16, 1935 in the Buckcreek Community of Collingsworth County to G. C., Top, George, Leon, Kenneth and John Patterson; and by three sisters Lillian Williams, Hazel Guill and Ruby Brown. Mike was born to Robert and Anna Beth Dodson Barjenbruch in Wellington where he was raised and began his farming career with family. He married Julie Ann Allman August 16, 1975 while they were in college. He returned to college and graduated with an additional degree in industrial technology and engineering from the University of Houston in 1996. Mary Nell was preceded in death by her husband, Alfred White; and a sister, Lona Barton.