Obituaries 2006

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Pearl Elizabeth Montoya Suchil

Pearl Elizabeth Montoya Suchil age 56 passed from this life Tuesday, December 5, 2006, at Midland Memorial Hospital.  She was born Tuesday, October 3, 1950 in Embudo, NM to the late Juan and Maria Emma Viola (Cruz) Montoya.  She was a homemaker and a member of the Christian Church.

Those left to cherish her love and memories include three sons:  Javier Suchil and wife Rosa, Adam Suchil and wife Erika, and Antonio Suchil Sr. and wife Sylvia Denise, all of Odessa; four brothers:  Fernando Montoya, Phil Montoya, Gene Montoya, and Manuel Hernandez, all of Salt Lake City, UT; three sisters:  Grace Vasquez, Pauline Montoya, and her very, very special sister Maria Hernandez, all of Salt Lake City, UT; six grandchildren:  Ivette Suchil, Ruben Suchil, Mandy Rae L. Suchil Guevara, Brittany Nicole Suchil, Antonio Suchil Jr., and Aaron Suchil;  one great-granddaughter:  Ciara Nicole Guevara and numerous nieces and nephews.

Pearl was preceded in death by her parents:  Juan and Viola Montoya and one brother:  Dan Montoya.

Prayer services are scheduled for 6 pm, Thursday, December 7, 2006 and 1 pm Friday, December 8, 2006 at Acres West Funeral Chapel’s 24-hour Chapel. Funeral services will also be held in the 24-hour Chapel 2 pm Friday, December 8, 2006 officiated by Sister Graciela Cruz.  Pallbearers will include:  Javier Suchil, Adam Suchil Jr, Antonio Suchil Sr, David Suchil, Ernesto Rios Jr, and Luis Moriel. Interment will follow at Rosehill Cemetery. Arrangements are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel of West Odessa.

Gerald Dean Kreutzer

Gerald Dean Kreutzer age 46 passed from this life on Tuesday, December 5, 2006 in Andrews, TX. He was born Sunday, July 31, 1960 in McPherson, McPherson County, KS to Jerome and Mary Ruth (Mills) Kreutzer.  Gerald married Leslie Malloy on July 12, 1990 in Odessa, TX.

He was an Odessa resident for 26 years.  Gerald was a hard worker; working in the oil field for Lantern Drilling Company.  In his free time, he loved to hunt and shoot his guns.  He enjoyed playing dominos and other games.  He loved animals.  He liked to watch cartoons and spend time with his kids.

Those left behind to cherish his love and memories are his parents:  Jerome and Ruth Kreutzer of Odessa; his wife:  Leslie Kreutzer of Odessa; mother-in-law:  Gay Dawn Joyner of Odessa; father-in-law:  Bill Joyner and wife Phannon of Odessa; three sons:  Derek Matthew Kreutzer of Midland, Jerry Blake Kreutzer and Eric Dean Kreutzer, both of San Angelo; two daughters:  Misty Gale Childress and Elissa Ann Kreutzer both of Odessa; one brother:  John Sallee of Odessa; one sister:  Helen James of San Angelo; and six grandchildren:  Jadain, Sophia, Malchaia, Jeremiah, Lilli Grace, and Malek.

He was preceded in death by his son: Nathan Lucas in 1998.

Family and friends will get together for visitation 6:00 to 8:00 pm Friday, December 8, 2006.  Funeral services will be held 3:00 pm Saturday, December 9, 2006 at Acres West Funeral Chapel in West Odessa with Dr. Dewey Blevins officiating.  Pallbearers will be Derek Kreutzer, Jerry Blake Kreutzer, Bobby Bunch, Jesse James, Mike Parum, and Robert Draughn.  Honorary pallbearers will be Greg Sallee, Dane Sallee, Jamie Sallee, Ben Bridgman, John Sellee, and Joel Ramirez.  Interment will follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens.  Arrangements are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel of Odessa.

Jimmy Thuel Kenney

Jimmy Thuel Kenney, age 66, of Beeville, TX, passed away Tuesday, December 5, 2006 in Beeville.  He was born Tuesday, November 19, 1940 in Aransas Pass, San Patricio County, TX to the late Francis Thuel and Lily Mae (Sheffield) Kenney.

He was a prison guard for the State of Texas at Conley Prison in Kennedy, TX and TDCJ in Beeville.  He was a musician who sang and played any instrument.  He had played with Roy Orbison and with the Debonairs.

Those left to cherish his love and memories include his wife, Elizabeth Kenney of Beeville, TX, two sons, Byron Harrison of Odessa and Alan Harrison and wife, Darla, of Lubbock, five daughters, Beth Harrison, Susan Jones and husband, Dick, Tracie Ellis and husband, Cody, and Christy Garcia and husband, Joe, all of Odessa, TX, and Kim Gordon and husband, Mike, of Albuquerque, NM, two brothers, B.J. Kennedy and wife, Chris, of Sacramento, CA and Tommy Kennedy of Aransas Pass, fourteen grandchildren, Memory and Tanner Ellis, Kevin Kenney, Brenda Almager, Arries Garcia, Matthew, Nicolas, and Megan Harrison, Clayton and Blake Bryan, Shannon Risher, and Chase, Logan, and Breanna Harrison and two great-grandchildren, Blake Bryan and Ava Harrison.

Jimmy was also preceded in death by one sister, Barbara Kenney.

Graveside services are scheduled for 11:00 AM Friday, December 8, 2006 at Sunset Memorial Gardens, with Pastor Carl Pickett officiating. Arrangements are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel of West Odessa.


Norma Lee Reynolds

Norma Lee Reynolds, age 86, of Odessa, passed away Friday, December 8, 2006 at Hospice House. She was born in Leedey, OK on November 7, 1920 to the late William Marion and Mary Myrtle (Arnold) Jones.

Norma married the love of her life, Floyd Lake Reynolds in 1947 in Brownfield and settled in Lubbock. Together they attended Trinity Church where Norma joined the Ladies Home Bible Study. Norma had a green thumb and maintained a beautiful flower garden with the country’s prettiest roses. Although she was only 4’11”, she was dynamite in the kitchen and could set out a meal that would be the envy of the best connoisseur chef. People seemed to come from all over just to stop in for a visit and a bite to eat. Norma was also a very creative artist and a wonderful seamstress. She loved her children and grandchildren and enjoyed family gatherings especially around Christmas. We know she is enjoying her most wonderful Christmas this year as she is celebrating with our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.

Those left behind to cherish her love and memories are two daughters Dee Ann McNeely of Odessa and Norma Veretto and husband Don of Lubbock; one brother Amos Jones and wife Ruthie of Lubbock; one sister, Ola Mae Nicholas and husband Don of Rialto, CA; sister-in-law Juanita Jones of Ft Worth; six grandchildren; Ricky, Randy, Kimmie, Denissa, Lance and Stephanie; 15 great-grandchildren; Brandy, Jacob, Candice, Katie, Riley, Cassie, Heidi, Holly, Shane, Joshua, Caleb, Emma-Grace, Sarah, Mandy and Jeremy; and one great-great grandson, Scotty.

Norma was also preceded in death by her husband Floyd Lake Reynolds and a brother Clifford Jones.

Funeral services are scheduled for 1:00 PM Wednesday, December 13, 2006 at Parker Heights Christian Church in Odessa with Rev. William Mark Bristow officiating.  Interment will follow at 5:00 pm at Englewood Cemetery in Slaton, TX with Rev. Paul Jantzen officiating. Arrangements are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel of West Odessa.

Juanita Claxton Wagnon

Juanita Claxton Wagnon age 81 of Odessa passed away at Hospice House on Friday, December 8, 2006.  She was born in Snyder, TX on Thursday, November 5, 1925 to the late Andrew Jackson and Ruth Lavenia (Gray) Claxton. She married the love of her life:  Thurman Marion Wagnon Sr. on September 23, 1944 in Eagle Pass, TX.

She was a devout Christian woman; a member of the First Church of the Nazarene.  She worked in the church nursery for 45 years.  She liked to cook and care for her family.  Family was of utmost importance to her and she loved children.  In her spare time, she liked to play dominoes and 48.

Juanita is survived by her children:  Sharon Daugherty of Odessa, TX, Sheila Kinsey of Mansfield, TX and Thurman Marion “Moose” Wagnon, Jr. of Odessa, TX; three sisters:  Geneva (Jean) Mathers, Dorothy Williams, and Evelyn Prescott all of Lindale, TX; six grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and one great-great grandchild.

She was preceded in death by her loving husband:  Thurman Wagnon, Sr; one brother:  Claude Claxton; five sisters:  Oletta (her twin), Loraine, Lucille, Ruby, and Alline; and two great-grandchildren.

Memorials in Juanita’s name may be made to: Hospice House, 903 N. Sam Houston, Odessa, TX 79761

Funeral services will be 12 noon Wednesday, December 13, 2006 at the 1st Church of the Nazarene (2223 Lyndale in Odessa) officiated by Rev. Terry Pierce.  Pallbearers will include:  Ray Wagnon, Russell Wagnon, Sonny Standefer, Warren Adams, Nguyen Vong and Kent Johnson. Interment will follow at 4:00 pm at the Loraine Cemetery in Loraine, TX. Arrangements are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel of West Odessa.   

Claudia Marie Bugayong

Claudia Marie Bugayong, our “little angel” went to be with our Lord on December 9, 2006.  She was one month and 2 days old and had battled a severe heart condition.  She was born November 6, 2006 in Dallas, TX to Pete and Adriana Bugayong IV.

She is preceded in death by her great-grandmothers:  Josie Garcia and Casimira Munoz; her grandfather:  Genovero Domingues; and great-grandfather:  Arturo Munoz.

Survivors are her parents: Pete and Adriana Bugayong IV of Odessa, TX, siblings:  Pete Bugayong V and Arissa Bugayong of Odessa, TX; her grandparents: Pete and Grabiela Bugayong III of Odessa and Guadalupe Hernandez of Odessa; her great-grandparents:  Pete and Ramona Bugayong Jr. of Boise, ID and many aunts, uncles and cousins.

Our Baby Girl, you will be sorely missed and always will be in our hearts.  You brought such great love, joy, and happiness to all of us.  We know and trust that you are in Heaven with our Father.

The family wishes to express our special thanks to: Children’s Medical Center of Dallas, TX, Ronald McDonald House of Dallas, TX, Acres West Funeral home and staff, Bible Baptist Church, family, and friends.

Funeral services are scheduled for 10:00 AM Thursday, December 14, 2006 at Bible Baptist Church with Pastor John Lyons officiating. Interment will follow at Rose Hill Cemetery.  Arrangements are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel of West Odessa.


Diana Lynn "Dinkie" Quilodran

Diana Lynn “Dinkie” Quilodran, left this life on Monday, December 11, 2006 at the age of 55 years to join her heavenly Father and her loved ones waiting for her. She was born Wednesday, July 11, 1951 in Kansas City, Wyandotte County, Kansas to Thomas Abner Thompson Sr. and Mary Elizabeth (Lancaster) Thompson

Diana married Guillermo Luis “Willie” Quilodran on February 16, 1979 in Odessa and they shared 27 wonderful years of marriage. She was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother.  She managed a Kaleidoscoops Ice Cream store for eleven years. She was a dedicated employee, who would work until she became ill.

“Dinkie” leaves behind her loving husband Willie Quilodran of Odessa; her mother:  Mary E. Janosik of Odessa; three daughters:  Windy Quilodran and husband Bryant, Jenny Quilodran, and Peggy Word and husband Wesley all of Odessa; one son:  Robby Quilodran of Odessa; two brothers:  Thomas Abner Thompson, Jr. and Robert Allen Thompson, both of Odessa; three sisters:  Lovella Fisher of Clyde, TX, Patricia Janosik and Kathleen Janosik both of Odessa; and four grandchildren:  Lauren, Caiti, Micah, and Jatlyn.

“Dinkie” was preceded in death by her father: Thomas Thompson, Sr. and one brother:  Terry Duane Thompson.

Funeral services are scheduled for 2:30 PM Thursday, December 14, 2006 at Acres West Funeral Chapel with Pastor Don Woods officiating.  Pallbearers will include:  Christopher Janosik, Johnny Janosik, Jr., Wesley Word, Brian Wright, Willie Henegar, and Bryant Beavers.  Interment will follow at Rosehill Cemetery.  Arrangements are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel of Odessa.

The family requests that memorials be sent to Hospice House, 903 N. Sam Houston, Odessa, TX 79761 or to the American Cancer Society  PO Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718.

Emily Foreman

Emily Foreman age 68 passed away December 19, 2006.  She was born November 18, 1938 in Coleman, TX.


Visitation will be 10 am to 4 pm Thursday, December 21, 2006 at Acres West Funeral Chapel 8115 W. University. 


She is survived by her husband Lanny Foreman, one son, Lynn Foreman and one daughter, Angie Dunlap all of Odessa. She is also survived by one brother, Wallace Kimbrough of Forest Hill, LA, two sisters, Laverne Vaughn and Mary Rusk both of Lubbock, Texas, and four grandchildren, Dakota, Glen, David and Lari.


Emily was preceded in death by one son, David Foreman and three sisters, Lila Lee, her twin, Oleta Fairchild and Ruth Hulse.

Burton Kennith Hughes, Jr

Burton Kennith Hughes, Jr, age 54, died Saturday, December 16, 2006 in Odessa.


SURVIVORS:  Daughters, Jamie Alcocer, Stacey Sanchez and Heather Pyle all of Midland and Courtney Glenn of Hobbs, NM, brothers Ray Hughes of Odessa and Jeff Hughes of Ruidoso, NM, sister, Pam Hughes of Ingram, TX and three grandchildren.


He was born Saturday, July 26, 1952 in Dallas, TX. He was a truck driver.


Graveside service is scheduled for 10 am, Friday, December 22, 2006 at Rose Hill Cemetery with Bishop Doyle Snow officiating.

Cleo Mae Brawley

Cleo Mae Brawley, age 74 of Odessa passed away Friday, December 22, 2006 at Medical Center Hospital. An only child, she was born Saturday, January 09, 1932 in Granbury, Hood County, Texas to the late Leland Stanford and Nina Ola (Williams) Camp.

A homemaker, Cleo enjoyed spending time with her family and friends. She was a long time resident of Odessa having moved here in 1961 from Andrews.

Those left behind to cherish her love and memories are her husband, Boyd Brawley, Sr of Odessa, three sons, Bobby and Terry Gooch of Odessa and Donald Gooch of Forney, Texas, one daughter, Carolyn Sue Davis of San Antonio, Texas, one step son, Boyd W. Brawley, Jr of Odessa, two step daughters, De Lana Henry of San Angelo, Texas and Cindy Goodin of Austin, Texas. She is also survived by seventeen grandchildren and fifteen great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers are Christopher Suttle, Jason Gooch, Jereme Gooch, Thomas Gooch, Landon Henry and Matthew Henry.

Visitation will begin at 2 pm, Sunday, December 24, 2006 at Acres West Funeral Chapel. Funeral service is scheduled for 2 pm, Tuesday, December 26, 2006 at Acres West Funeral Chapel with Reverend Robert Lamb officiating, assisted by Reverend David Henry. Interment will follow at Rose Hill Cemetery.

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