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Deward Randall Womack

generic Fall Candle EnsembleDeward Randall Womack 8/25/1932 82 yr.old

Born in Vera, TX to Herbert Womack and Emma (Neal) Womack

Preceded in death by mother and father and a brother, Lee Doyle Womack and a sister, Janice Patricia Cummins

Survived by wife and one step daughter, Kimberly Moore of Dickens and 2 grandchildren, Kaitlin Kessler of Amarillo and Dalton Moore of Dickens.

Survived by 3 nieces- Laquita Mc Cann, Angela Lacy and Sonya Gail and 1 nephew, Gary McKenzie

Served in the army from 1949-1952 and was in Korean War for 17th and 18th birthdays

Worked in construction in CA and LV, NV and also as a cowboy in TX and NM. He retired from construction in 1994 and moved to Dickens.

Randy was an avid supporter of the NRA and 2nd Amendment rights. His hobby was buying, selling and trading guns and reloading ammunition until his health deteriorated and he could no longer keep his gun shop open.

Graveside servies will be at 2:00 P.M on Wednesday November 19, 2014 at the Dickens Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to your charity of choice.

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Gregoria “Golla” Favila


2807053Gregoria “Golla” Favila, 79, of Plainview, passed away on Saturday, November 15, 2014 at her home. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at First Assembly of God with David Tijerina, pastor of New Vision Church officiating. Burial will follow in Plainview Memorial Park under the care of Kornerstone Funeral Directors of Plainview.

A visitation will be held on Monday, November 17, 2014 from 6 to 8 P.M. at the funeral home.

Golla was born on March 12, 1935 in Mexico. She grew up in Mexico and attended schools there. She married Espiridino “Speedy” Favila on July 4, 1953 in McAllen, Texas. They lived in Plainview where she was a homemaker, a great mother, and a fantastic grandmother. She was always willing to help someone if they needed it no matter if it was family or friends or even a stranger. She was a member of the New Vision Church in Plainview.

Survivors include her husband Speedy Favila of Plainview; two sons, Rocky Favila and wife Irene of Hereford, LeRoy Favila and wife Leticia of Plainview; two daughters, Saydie Favila and Brittney Favila of Plainview; one sister, Anita Castilla of McAllen; 5 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren, and 2 great great grandchildren.

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Elwyn Vaughn

2805225Tulia, Texas–Elwyn Vaughn, 82, died Friday, November 14, 2014 in Tulia. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 AM Monday, November 17, 2014 at the First Baptist Church in Tulia with Mr. Gary Weaks officiating. Burial will follow at Rose Hill Cemetery under the care of Kornerstone Funeral Directors of Tulia.

Elwyn was born April 17, 1932 in Tulia to John Marshall and Lola Vaughn. He lived on a farm west of Tulia where he worked for his father and had a dairy for several years. He went to work for Elwood Bates (B&W Products) doing welding and shop work for ten years. In 1971 Elwyn and his family moved into town when he went to work for Inman’s Welding. In 1974 he started his own welding and machine shop with his sons. Elwyn gave his life to Jesus on February 22, 1953. He worked until his last day with his son Gary @ Gary Vaughn’s Farms. He was called farmer by all his family members. He is preceded in death by his parents, his wife: Vaudine Vaughn and one daughter-in-law: Kathy Vaughn.

He is survived by his one daughter: Dana K. Vaughn of Waxahachie, TX, four sons: Robert Marshall Vaughn and wife Kathy of Tulia, Gary Vaughn and wife Cheryl of Tulia, Kelly Vaughn of Tulia, and Alex Vaughn and wife Dana of Midlothian, TX; one step-son: Floyd Ray Flow and wife Susan of Amarillo, two brothers: Roy Vaughn of Tulia and Boyd Vaughn of Amarillo, one sister: Joann Thatcher of Amarillo, fourteen grandchildren, thirty-one great grandchildren and one great, great grandson. Memorials may be made to Senior Citizens or Meals on Wheels, 609 SE 2nd, Tulia, Texas 79088

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C. C. Dollar

Gen Cross sunsetC. C. Dollar was born on September 9, 1929 in Lamesa, Texas to Stace and Ada Dollar. He died in Amarillo on November 13, 2014 at the age of 85.

Services will be on Monday, November 17, 2014 at 2:00 PM at Boxwell Brothers Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Richard Laverty officiating. Burial will follow in Ochiltree Cemetery.

He married Lucille Hobbs on February 15, 1952 in Sherman, Texas. She passed away in 1995.

He was a member of the First Baptist Church. He owned and operated Dollar Ditching Service.

He was also preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Penny Hummer; son, Terry Dollar; 3 brothers, Harrold Dollar, A. P. Dollar and W. R. Dollar; and 3 sisters, Martha Lou Lancaster, Leona Harrington and Katie McGregor.

He is survived by his daughter, Carol Martinez of Pratville, Alabama; son, Phil Dollar of Perryton; daughter, Susie Prescott of Amarillo; daughter, Sherry Howell of Woodward, Oklahoma; brother in law, Herb Lancaster of Burleson, Texas; 13 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren.

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Eddie Hernandez

2807583Eddie Hernandez, 56, of Amarillo, died November 13, 2014 in Amarillo.

Services will be at 2:00 PM Monday, November 17, 2014, in Carmichael-Whatley Colonial Chapel in Pampa with Rev. Lynn Hancock, pastor of Briarwood Church of Pampa, officiating.

Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery in Pampa, under the direction of Carmichael-Whatley Funeral Directors of Pampa. Military honors will be accorded by the U. S. Army, Fort Hood, Texas.

Mr. Hernandez was born July 1, 1958 in Oakland, California. After school, he enlisted in the U. S. Army and was honorably discharged in 1977. Eddie married Veronica Ramirez on June 30, 1978 in Pampa. She preceded him in death on July 4, 1992. He worked for Thomas E. Creek Veteran’s Administration in Amarillo for the past 8 years, and he was a patriotic man who loved and served his country. Eddie was an avid Texas Longhorn fan. He was a giving and selfless man who put others before himself. He will be remembered as a loving father and grandfather and will be greatly missed.

Survivors include three daughters, Amy Yalian and Janie Chavez, both of Amarillo, and Elizabeth Hernandez of Denver, Colorado; his mother, Mary Hernandez of Pampa; a brother, Mark Hernandez of Pampa; a sister, Debra Hernandez of Amarillo; seven grandchildren, four nieces, and two nephews.

Memorials may be made to a Veterans group of your choice.

Sign the on-line guest register at www.carmichael-whatley.com

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Larry Kim Parr

1458493_profile_picKim was born October 5, 1954 in Friona to Bruce Edward and Grace Mae Miller Parr. He married Jinnee Tamara Nalley on September 12, 1993 in Green, South Carolina. He was a devoted servant, registered nurse and director of Samaritan Hospice in Hereford. He loved his family, the family farm, and hunting. He had a heart for older people and embraced and loved serving others.
He is preceded in death by his parents, and a daughter Jessica Elaine Beddingfield.
Survivors include: His wife Jinnee Parr of Friona, 4 daughters: Annie Kimbrell and Laura Cook of Sunray, Sarah McIntyre of Anderson, South Carolina and Emily Fager of Amarillo, 1 brother Ira Bruce Parr of Albuquerque, New Mexico., 2 sisters: Iva Ben Foster of Burleson, and Donna Jo Sparks of McAllen, and 9 grandchildren.

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