Minnie Elizabeth Jones, at the age of 95 years old and a resident of Reagan County Care Center in Big Lake, Texas, passed away on December 19, 2014 at Medical Center Hospital in Odessa, Texas. She was born on June 22, 1919 outside of Carrizozo in Lincoln County, New Mexico to David Shuford Masters and Mary Lee Corn Masters.
She lived a very well-rounded life. Once leaving the plains of New Mexico, she moved to West Texas surrounded by the oilfield camps that sprang up during the early oil boom. During World War II, she worked in the shipyards in Concord, California, later running several cafes and bars with ease. She ultimately obtained her cosmetology license and became an instructor in Visalia, California. After having lived in Texas, Louisiana, Oklahoma, California and Arizona, she moved to Big Lake to care for her little sister.
Richard L Martin passed away on November 26, 2014 in San Angelo, Texas, after a short illness.
He was born June 13, 1943, in San Angelo to H Myrte and Ethel L Martin. He was seventy-one years, five months and twelve days old and is preceded in death by his parents and older brother, William (Bill) H Martin.
Victor Nichols Galloway was born February 4, 1920 in Peacock, Texas to the home of Estern and Zona Galloway. He was the third of five children including Howard, Zearl, Dero, and Thelma, all who are now deceased. Victor entered into Heavenly rest during the night of September 23, 2014 at the Care Center in Big Lake, Texas when he quietly went to sleep at the age of 94 years, 7 months. Through his very last day, he guided his wheelchair with his feet, visiting with people at every chance. The staff loved him because of his friendly, positive attitude.
A Funeral Mass for Kenda Kay Webb-Delashaw, 54, of Gainesville is set for 10:00 a.m., Thursday, September 25, 2014 at St. Peter’s Catholic Church in Lindsay, Texas under the direction of Geo. J. Carroll Funeral Home, with the Rev. Phil Petta officiating. Interment will be in the St. Peter’s Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6:30 to 8 p.m., Wednesday, September 24, 2014 at the funeral home.
She was born, February 8, 1960, in Bowie, TX, to Kenneth and Jeannetta Webb. She passed away September 21, 2014 near Plains, Texas from an accident.