Obituaries 2011

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Bryan Earl Campbell

The life of Bryan Earl Campbell will be celebrated on Monday, May 9, 2011 at 1pm at Acres West Funeral Chapel, officiated by Rev. Jimmy Braswell. Pallbearers will be grandchildren:  Gerron McClure, Brodee Barbee, Terron Barbee, Codee Coppedge, Jordee Coppedge, and Cade Coppedge.  Burial will follow in the Crane Cemetery at 3 pm. The family will receive visitors at the funeral home on Sunday from 2-4pm. He died May 4, 2011 at ORMC.

Bryan was born October 4, 1940 to Maurine Hartman and Earl Campbell in Breckenridge, Texas. He attended Odessa High School. Throughout his life, Bryan worked for various grocery stores in Odessa, Texas. He was also a route salesman for Pepsi and Coca Cola. He then was a driver for Permian Oil Corporation. His final job was as a night watchman for Jones Brothers Construction. Bryan loved wrestling, barbequing, Harley Davidson, old cars, antique furniture and he loved to talk: he never met a stranger. 

Bryan married Jacki Moore on June 25, 1959 in Georgetown, Texas. Together they have 4 children, 9 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by his parents, and step dad OC Hartman, sister Pat Turman and daughter Glenda Barbee.

He is survived by wife Jacki of Odessa, one son David Campbell and wife Karla of McCamey, Texas, daughters Gina Coppedge and husband Bobby of Gary, Texas, Renee Roberts and husband James of Odessa. Grandchildren Genifer Stacker, Gerron McClure, Nikki Maldonado, Brodee Barbee, Terron Barbee, Codee Coppedge, Jordee Coppedge, Cade Coppedge, and Chelby Coppedge. Great grandchildren Mason, Garrett, Landon, Blayke, Jacelyn, Brooklyn, Audree, and newest addition Zoee. Two nieces and a nephew.

He will be dearly missed by everyone, but especially his furry grandson Rodeo Wranger Roberts, who he hung out with every day.

Services are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel. 

Don’t be concerned about me now, I’m well with God, I’ve made it home!

Wilma Elizabeth Dominey

Wilma Elizabeth Dominey, age 76, passed away on Thursday, May 5, 2011, at her home in Odessa. She was born in Vernon, TX on May 8, 1934 to Sylvester William Pitchford and Gladys Alene (Hickey) Pitchford. Ms. Dominey was employed by 7-11 as a cashier for 30 years.  She was a member of the World Wide Church of God and Bible Missionary Baptist Church.

She is survived by four daughters:  Debra Zulke of Crockett, Sharron Graham and Susan Fletcher, both of Brazoria, and Ann Meyers and husband Mark of California; four sons:  Alvin Dominey and wife Zula, Eddy Dominey and fiancé Wilma Elizabeth “Libby” Davis, and Loy Dominey and wife Sherry, all of Odessa, and James Dominey and wife Lisa of Orlando, Fla.; one sister:  Jan Pitchford of Odessa; twenty-four grandchildren; thirty great-grandchildren; three great-great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Her father:  Sylvester William Pitchford; mother:  Gladys A. Coombes and husband Joseph Willard Coombes; brothers:  William Edgar Pitchford and Loy Warren Pitchford; and sister:  Audry Wright, precede her in death.

No services will be held at this time.  Arrangements are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel. 


Carroll Ray Holder, Sr.

Carroll Ray Holder, Sr., age 68, went to be with the Lord on Friday, May 6, 2011 after a long illness.  He was born in Morton, TX on November 21, 1942 to Jack and Mildred Holder.  He grew up in Monahans, then served six years in Germany in the US Army after joining in 1959.  When he returned to the states in 1965, he worked for a short time for Coca Cola, then worked in the oilfield.  He later opened his own trucking company. 

He is survived by his children:  Brenda Holder and companion Diana McDonald and Carroll Ray Holder, Jr. “Tex” and wife Kelly, all of Odessa; the mother of his children; his mother:  Mildred Holder Shipman and husband Glen of Kingsland; brother:  Johnny Holder and wife Chris of Odessa; two sisters:  Gwen J. Holder of Kingsland and Linda Sue Holder of Granite Shoals; four grandchildren:  Brandon, Danielle, Julie, and John; two great-grandchildren:  Alex and Stavie; five nephews and four nieces.  He was loved and will be greatly missed by all those that loved him.

Graveside services with military honors will be 2:00 pm Monday, May 9, 2011 at West Texas Memorial Park, 4100 N. FM 1788, Midland, officiated by Pastor Dalton Froman.  Pallbearers will include Brandon Holder, John Holder, Tim Lancaster, Gary Lancaster, Lonnie Frailey, and Thomas Frailey.  Justin Holder, Larry Duckworth, James Hancock, and Billy Duckworth will be honorary pallbearers.  Services are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel.

Noe Garza, Jr.

Noe Garza, Jr. of Odessa, age 45, passed away on Saturday, May 7, 2011 at Medical Center Hospital. He was born in El Paso, TX on January 26, 1966.  He was a Harley Davidson salesman. 

Survivors include his wife: Sally Garza of Odessa; mother: Martha Loya of Odessa; father: Noe Garza Sr. of Pharr, TX; sisters: Diana Garza and Cynthia Garza, both of Odessa; and his beloved chihuahua, Sophie. 

He was preceded in death by his brother:  Felipe Garza on February 22, 2011.

Rosary will be held 7:30 pm on Monday, May 9, 2011 at Acres West 24 Hour Chapel. Funeral services will be 10:00 am Tuesday, May 10, 2011 at Acres West 24 Hour Chapel, officiated by Father Mark Miller. Services are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel. 

Patti Ann Girrens

Patti Ann (McCollum) Girrens, age 53, of Midland, Texas, died Sunday, May  8, 2011, at Hospice House in Odessa.  She was born in Midland on December 15, 1957 to Shirley Ann (Biggs) McCollum and Charles Michie McCollum.  She was a draftsman. 

She was very artistic, loved the outdoors, and an excellent cook.  She was a caring, loving woman who enjoyed caring for others.

She is survived by her daughter:  Brandi Girrens of Farmington, NM; Brandi’s step father:  Charles Cone of Midland; two brothers:  John McCollum and wife Cheryl Hall of Lubbock, Texas and Scott McCollum and wife Anna of Spring, TX. 

She is preceded in death by her parents:  Shirley Ann and Mickey McCollum.    

Memorial services will be at 1009 West C.R. 121, Midland, TX 79706 at 5:00 PM Sunday, May 15, 2011.  Arrangements are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel, 8115 W. University Blvd, Odessa, Texas. 

Jason Randall Bushong

Jason Randall Bushong was born October 26, 1987 in Odessa, Texas. He joined Jesus and others he loved on May 8, 2011. Jason graduated from Levelland High School with honors in 2006 where he played varsity basketball and golf. He attended Frank Phillips College on a golf scholarship, and worked as an Independent Petroleum Landman for the past two years. Jason was a member of Ranchland Heights Baptist Church, where he taught Sunday school and was active with the youth group. He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Jim Bushong, and maternal grandparents Don and Fay Allison.

Known as a caring and compassionate person, Jason was a kind soul who never met a stranger. He was a “gentle giant” with a sweet spirit who hugged freely and loved deeply.  A loyal friend to many and a dependable caregiver to his family, Jason was a “rock” in times of need and was always willing to help. His smile could light up the room, while his wit and humor brought laughter to many. He loved the Lord, his family (especially his niece Mallary), his friends whom he considered his family, and his dog Daisy. His happiest times were spent with his love Kaleigh, playing basketball and golf, coaching Little Dribblers Basketball, helping the youth at church and church camp, working on cars and stereos, and spending time with friends. Jason’s ministry, testimony, and memory will live on, as he lives in our hearts forever.

Jason is survived by his father, Randy Bushong; mother, Kitrena Bushong; sister, Renee Pettigrew and husband, Shae; niece, Mallary; and grandmother, Shirley Bushong; numerous aunts, uncles, cousins; and a multitude of friends.

The family will receive friends at Acres West Funeral Home on Friday, May 13, 2011, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. A funeral service to honor Jason’s life will be on Saturday, May 14, 2011, at 10 a.m. at Calvary Baptist Church, 8644 Andrews Highway, Odessa, Texas, with Pastor Gary Douglas officiating and Pastor James Bishop assisting. Burial will follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens.

Pallbearers are Justin Phillips, Justin Davis, Travis Nickens, Tyler McCann, Josh Cowan, Jordan Cowan, Tanner Street, and Joe Reyes. Honorary Pallbearers are D.J. Rambo, Shae Pettigrew, Chris Jackson, Justin Jackson, John Mewhorter, Luke Bedrick, Gary Keese, Mark Chambers, Russell Nickens, James Baker and Ranchland Heights Baptist Youth Group.

Services are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel. 

Ciro Morales

Ciro Morales, age 91, passed away on Wednesday, May 11, 2011, at his Odessa residence.  He was born in San Pedro, Coyame, Chihuahua Mexico on January 31, 1920 to Bernardo Morales and Santos (Franco) Morales.  He was a laborer.  He was Catholic. 

He is survived by his three daughters:  Emigdia Morales of Odessa, Ofelia Navarrete of Coyame, MX, and Janette Morales of Odessa;  five sons:  Ciro Morales, Jr. of Odessa, Bernardo Morales of Coyame, MX, Carlos Morales of Coyame, MX, Jerry Morales of Odessa, and Luis Morales of Odessa; twelve grandchildren:  Ciro, Rosa, Osbaldo, Saul, Angel, Fernando, Nicha, Rosa, Geneva, Bernardo, Ciro Jr. and Irene; and thirty-seven great-grandchildren.  

Rosary will be said 7:30 pm at Acres West 24 Hour Chapel on Thursday, May 12, 2011.  Interment will be at Panteon de Municipal de Coyame in Coyame, Chihuahua Mexico.  Arrangements are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel in Odessa and Funeraria de Valles in Ojinaga, Mexico. 

Cleve Ray Luxton

Cleve Ray Luxton, 76, passed away at home in Odessa on Friday, May 13th. Ray was born in El Paso on August 17, 1934, lived in a number of places in the western US, graduated high school in Kerrville, and married his wife Jackie in Monahans in June 1954. Ray worked in a number of jobs, and retired from Shell Oil with 30 years of service. Ray loved his family, his dogs, practical jokes, fishing, hunting, scratch off tickets, the occasional slot machine, and dessert.

Ray is survived by his wife of 57 years, Jackie Luxton, of Odessa; his girls Laurie Franklin of Midland and Rhonda Lea of Denton; grandson Henry Ramirez of Odessa; son in laws Greg Franklin and Allen Lea; sister Gloria Porch of Boerne; sister in law Janette Nobles of Midland; nephews and nieces, and two grandchildren.

We will celebrate his life in a memorial service on Friday, May 20th at 4:00 pm at Northside Baptist Church (100 W 50th St in Odessa) with Bro. Clydel Chapman officiating. Acres West is handling the arrangements. Ray's family thanks all the doctors and nurses that have been involved in his care, Home Hospice, and the numerous friends that offered help in a variety of ways. The family welcomes visits and memorials in Ray's name to the Alzheimer's Association (P.O. Box 96011, Washington, DC 20090-6011).

Myrl Anderson

Myrl Anderson, age 95, of Odessa, passed away on Friday, May 13, 2011 at Hospice House in Odessa. He was born on March 13, 1916 in Protection, Kansas to the late William and Meredith Anderson. He was a welder. 

Survivors include his sons: Arthur Renteria Veliz of Stanton, Richard Renteria Veliz, and Mike Renteria Anderson, both of Odessa; daughters: Mary Sanchez of Houston, Rosie Guerrero of Giddings, TX, Petra Alarcon of Mesa, AZ, and Janie Anderson of Odessa; 20 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. 

His parents;  wife:  Petra Renteria Anderson; three sons:  Raymond Renteria Valdez, Raul Renteria Veliz, and David Renteria Veliz; and one daughter:  Vera Torres, precede him in death.

Funeral services will be held at 6 pm on Tuesday, May 17, 2011 at Acres West Funeral Chapel, officiated by Pastor Wade Schultz.  Services are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel. 

Michael Joe Lepard
Michael Joe Lepard was born on December 14, 1966 to Jackie & Joyce Lepard. He passed from this world and entered his eternal life May 13, 2011. Mike enjoyed collecting old toys and novelty items, listening to music and being with his family and friends. He was a wonderful, loving dad, uncle and best friend.

He will be deeply missed by his son, J.J. Lepard and J.J.'s fiancée Brooke, his daughter, Chelsea Alvarado and two wonderful grandsons, Conner and Cayson Lewis, his niece, Kimberley and nephew, Jimmy.

Memorial services will be at Acres West Funeral Chapel at 7:00 PM Thursday, May 19, 2011. Arrangements are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel.  

Jim D. McEachern

Jim D. McEachern, 86, of Odessa, passed away Friday, May 13, 2011, at Hospice House after a short illness.  He was born September 30, 1924, in Simpson, Louisiana, to Wallace Daniel and Carrie Lena McEachern.  He was a veteran of World War II, entering the U.S. Army at age 18, in April, 1943, and serving until discharged December 16, 1945.

He was always a fan of the Odessa Broncho football team and followed them everywhere during the good years.  He also became a Permian Panther football fan a little later on.  He loved all sports, and especially followed University of Texas and Texas Tech football and Texas Rangers baseball.  He was a voracious reader and, until the last, he was interested in, knowledgeable about, and conversant with everything, including world events, sports and politics, even though leading a very quiet life. 

He is survived by his daughter, Danna Manning, his grandsons, David Kirkpatrick and Michael and Jen Hides, Summer and Seanna, all of South Elgin, Illinois.  He is also survived by his sister Winona Green and husband John and his niece, Cari Langford, of Odessa, and her children, Seth, Mallory and Alex.  Also surviving him are his former wife and always friend, Pat Poisson, with whom he shared good time toward the end, along with her daughters, Tena Noebel and Traci Shryack.   

A memorial service and interment will be held at the Dallas-Fort Worth National Veteran’s Cemetery, with military honors, on August 19th.  He is missed and will be lovingly remembered always.

Earnest Loyd Boone

Earnest Loyd Boone, age 85, passed away on Sunday, May 15, 2011, at his Odessa residence.  He was born in Vera, TX on February 6, 1926 to Earnest Matt Boone and Sibbie (Bohanan) Boone.  He was a driller and tool pusher in the oilfield.  He was Baptist. 

He is survived by his three daughters:  Patricia D. Boone of Odessa, Sharie E. Brantley of Stanton, and Ruth L. Tullous of Houston; two sons:  Loyd K. Boone of Jacksboro, and Kenneth L. Boone of Odessa; fourteen grandchildren and sixteen great-grandchildren.  

His parents; wife:  Margaret Evelyn (Cowart) Boone; daughter:  Brenda Kay; four brothers:  Clifford, Hershell, Daniel, and Tony; and three sisters:  Carol, Lois, and Thelma; precede Earnest in death.

Funeral services will be 2:00 pm Wednesday, May 18, 2011 at the Vera Community Center in Vera, TX.  Interment will be at Vera Cemetery.  Arrangements are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel, 8115 W. University Blvd, Odessa, Texas. 

Anna Sanchez

Anna Sanchez, age 49, passed away on Monday, May 16, 2011 at Hospice House of Odessa.   She was born in Kermit on December 3, 1961 to James B. Kinsston, Sr. and Yvonne Hancock Kingston.  She was a cook. 

She is survived by her brothers:  J.B. Kingston, Jr. and William Kingston, both of Midland; and one sister:  Frances Willoughby of Lexington, S.C.  

Memorial services will be at a later date.  Services are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel. 

Barbra Ann Paul

Barbra Ann (Fannin) Paul, age 68, of Odessa, Texas, died Sunday, May 15, 2011, at Medical Center Hospital in Odessa.  She was born on January 11, 1943 in Miami, Ariz.  She was a homemaker and a member of the Baptist Church. 

She is survived by her three daughters:  Carrie Field of Azle, Minnie Griffice of Granbury, and Nikita Debra Rindeikis of Vallejo, Calif.; two sons:  Mathias Stewart and James "Andy" Stewart, both of San Angelo; two sisters:  Gladys Cambell and Ida May Chastin, both of Bastrop; six grandchildren:  Angie Romo of Ft. Worth, Ray Baldwin of Huntsville, Windy and Amanda Baldwin, both of Dallas, Kimmy Griffice of Granbury, and Christina Stewart of Edgewood, NM; and six great-grandchildren:  Brandon Stewart, Chelsie Stewart, Adam Stewart, Carrie Wright, Victoria Rindeikis, and Derrick Rindeikis.         

Memorial services will be at Sunset Heights Baptist Church at 1:00 PM Friday, May 20, 2011, Pastor Jess Little officiating.  Arrangements are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel, 8115 W. University Blvd, Odessa, Texas. 

Jose Filomeno Corral

Jose Filomeno Corral, age 66, of Odessa, Texas, passed away on Tuesday, May 17, 2011, at Medical Center Hospital.  Corral was employed as a maintenance man by Sunset Country Club.  He was born in Durango, Mexico on June 28, 1944 to the late Lucas and Leonides (Vasquez) Corral. 

He is survived by two sons:  Jorge Corral of Odessa and Felipe Corral of El Paso; four sisters:  Librada Martinez of Odessa, Socorro Valdiviez of Lovington, NM, Paula Abila of Phoenix, Ariz. and Rosa Delgadillo of Juarez, MX; three brothers:  Lucas Corral of Phoenix, Ariz., Rosendo Corral of Odessa, and Jesus Corral of Chicago, Ill.; eleven grandchildren:  Jorge D. Corral, Jose A. Corral, Oscar F. Corral, Claudia V. Reyes, Laura Y. Corral, Lucas Corral, Gladys Patricia Corral, Luis Felipe Corral, Liliana Corral, Joel Corral, and Perla Guzman; and ten great-grandchildren:  David Corral, Daniel Corral, Jose Jr. Corral, Jayden Corral, Klaudia Reyes, Angel Gabriel Reyes, Dalila Fuentes, Santiago Fuentes, Idali Corral, and Angel Corral; and numerous nieces and nephews.   

Funeral services will be at 1ra Asamblea Apostolica de la Fe en Cristo Jesus, 1936 and Mapp Street, at 10:00 AM Saturday, May 21, 2011, Pastor Roman Arreola officiating.  Interment will be at Los Angeles Garden of Ector County Cemetery in Odessa.  Arrangements are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel. 

Stephen “Steve” David Combest

Stephen “Steve” David Combest, age 49, of Odessa, Texas, passed away on Tuesday, May 17, 2011, at his residence.   He was born Odessa on October 18, 1961 to Cecil Park and Donna Jean (Lansford) Combest. 

Stephen was a truck driver. He loved playing music and played the lead guitar. In 1992, he was a member of the band Puppy Slam. Music was his life. He would have played music 24 hours a day, seven days a week. He dreamed of recording an album. Stephen loved being around friends and family. He would give anyone the shirt off his back. His close friends, who will dearly miss him, are Michael and Rhonda Ybaben, Scott Brown, Rocky Steen, Matt Blackmon, Rex Scown, and Mike Burke. 

He is survived by three brothers:  Kenneth Combest of Odessa, Park Combest of Houston, and Robert Combest of San Antonio. 

His parents preceded him in death.     

Memorial services will be 5:00 pm Tuesday, May 24, 2011, at Acres West Funeral Chapel, Michael Raulston officiating.  Arrangements are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel.

William Neal “Bill” Dutch

William Neal “Bill” Dutch, age 57, of Odessa, Texas, passed away on Saturday, May 21, 2011, in Odessa.   He was born in Conaway, VA on January 10, 1954 to Dalton and Fayetta (Swiney) Dutch.  

Bill was a biker and enjoyed riding his Harley. He also loved to work in the yard. Most of all, he loved spending time with his grandkids. Bill was a hard worker and was a driller with Viking for the past six months. 

Those left to cherish his memory are his wife: Sharon Dutch of Odessa; parents: Fayetta and Dalton Dutch of Abilene; sons: Jeremy Neal Dutch and Joshua Isiah Dutch, both of Odessa; daughters: Tina Ann Goforth of Albuquerque, NM, Jessica Lynn Dutch, Trina Alaine Goforth, Tommie Alie Kabler, and Roxann Carol Kabler, all of Odessa; brothers: Gary Dutch of Elizabeth Town, KY, Robert Dutch and wife Marilynn, Ed Dutch, all of Abilene, TX, Johnny Dutch of Springfield, MO, and Cody Dutch of Monahans, TX; sisters: Lois Hardin of McHenry, IL, and Joyce Turner and husband Dean of Abilene, TX; and 12 grandchildren. 

He was preceded in death by one brother: James “Jimmy” Dutch. 

Funeral services will be 10:00 am on Wednesday, May 25, 2011, at Acres West Funeral Chapel, Pastor Carrie Stanton officiating.  Interment will be at 4:00 pm in Abilene, TX at Elmwood Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be Curtis Richardson, Steven Richardson, James Russell Sebolt, Ricky Plant, Bo Watley, and Michael Arnn. Honorary pallbearers will be William Richardson and Gary Richardson. Services are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel. 

Michael Jay Vandenberg

Michael Jay Vandenberg, age 32, of Odessa, Texas, died Sunday, May 22, 2011, at Medical Center Hospital in Odessa.  He was born in Denver, CO on March 1, 1979.  He was an oilfield electrician.

Mike was a wonderful father and husband, a very caring, giving person with a heart of gold.  He was very free spirited and saw nothing wrong with smoking pot.  He was a conspiracy theory nut who was very resourceful and loved information concerning aliens and such.

He is survived by his wife:   Tracy Vandenberg of Odessa; mother:  Patricia Serene Lopez of Aurora, CO; grandmother:  Kay Vandenberg of Denver, CO; grandfather:  Ken Kishiyama of Denver, CO; daughter:  Alexandria Vandenberg of Odessa; four sons:  Dominic Vandenberg of Fountain, CO, and Charles Russell, Daniel Vandenberg, and Blake Vandenberg, all of Odessa; one sister:  Alicia Brown of Denver, CO; and one brother:  Kenneth Chapman of Brighton, CO.    

One son, Allen Vandenberg, preceded him in death on June 20, 2004.

Memorial services will be at Acres West Funeral Chapel at 4:20 PM Friday, May 27, 2011, Bro. Dewey Blevins officiating.  Arrangements are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel, 8115 W. University Blvd, in Odessa. 

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