Obituaries 2018

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Suzanne Mary Camarillo
Suzanne Mary Camarillo
Suzanne Mary Camarillo, age 69, went to be with the lord Saturday, October 6, 2018 in Odessa, TX. She was born Saturday, October 1, 1949 in Empire, Michigan to Marland Sanday and Madonna Belisle

Those left to cherish her love and memories are her sons: Michael Branch and wife Natalie, Kurt Franklin Branch and wife Kennie, Marland Jake Branch and wife Wendy, and James Allen Branch; thirteen grandchildren: Joshua Branch and wife Katarina, Amanda Branch, Nicolas Branch and wife Emily, Jonathan Branch, Kristin Clabaugh and husband Jason Clinkingbeard, Amber Clabaugh, Bryce Lee Branch, Austin James Branch, Makenzy Lynn Branch, Madeline Madonna Branch, Wyatt Marland Branch, Jayden Achilles Branch, and Kaylee Quinn Branch; and five great grandchildren: Zachary and William Branch, William Clinkingbeard, Natalie Boggs and Kayden Hefner.

She is preceded in death by her husband: Mariano Camarillo and her parents.

A Memorial Service will be held 1:00 pm Sunday, October 21, 2018 at Acres West Funeral Chapel. Arrangements are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel.

Richard G Ray 2018
Richard Guy Ray

Richard Guy Ray, age 61, went to be with the Lord Saturday, October 6, 2018 in Odessa, TX. He was born Thursday, March 14, 1957 in Odessa, TX to W. J. Ray and Patricia Jean Vaughn Ray.  Richard graduated from Odessa High School, Odessa, TX in 1976.

He is survived by his children: Tiffany Crane and husband Jeremy Crane of Breckenridge, TX, Ashley Petty and husband Jonathan Petty of Eastland Texas, Samantha Ray and husband Jose Martinez of Beaumont, TX, and Steven Ray of Wadsworth, OH; brothers: Ronald Ray of Odessa, TX, Raymond Ray and wife Angela Ray of Carrollton, TX; sister: Catherine Jackson and husband Rex Jackson of Bonham, TX; 13 grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

Richard was preceded in death by his parents, W. J. Ray and Patricia Jean Ray of Odessa, TX.

A private memorial service will be held.  Arrangements are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel.

Steven M Cuevas Jr 2018
Steven Manuel Cuevas Jr.

Our little angel, Steven Manuel Cuevas Jr. was born and whisked away to the arms of Jesus onTuesday, October 9, 2018.

He is survived by his parents: Steven Cuevas and Katherine Pacheco Tercero; brothers: Noah Cuevas, Easii Cuevas and Armani Cuevas; grandparents: Sandra Galindo and Beatrice Armendariz; uncle: Ramon Cuevas; and aunts: Valerie Bueno, Desirae Gonzales, Darlene Flores and Kathleen Tercero.

He is preceded in death by his grandfather: Ismael Tercero.

Services will be held privately by the family. Arrangements are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel.

Maureen E Morgan 2018
Maureen Elizabeth Morgan

Maureen Elizabeth Morgan, age 71, passed from this life Wednesday, October 10, 2018 in Odessa, TX. She was born Wednesday, August 20, 1947 in Marietta Ohio to the late Robert Martin Roe and Merle Stires.

Those left to cherish her love and memories are her husband: Mark Harper; sons: Billy McCaslin of Salineville, Ohio and Tony McCaslin of Midland, TX; daughter: Jerri Kitch of Evansville, Indiana; fourteen grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren and one on the way.

She is preceded in death by her parents and grandson: David Banks.

Funeral services will be 3:00 pm Sunday, October 14, 2018 at Acres West Funeral Chapel. Arrangements are entrusted to Acres West. 

BEVERLY A CHOATE
Beverly Ann Choate

Ms. Beverly Ann Choate, age 80, passed from this life at her residence Friday, October 12, 2018 in Odessa, TX. She was born Friday, May 13, 1938 in Appleton, WI to the late Charles and Agnes (Vangumpel) Schmidt. 

Those left to cherish her love and memories are her daughters:  Cathy Choate and Karen Choate, both of Odessa; brother:  Bill Schmidt of Florida; sisters: Audrey Morales and husband Gil of Tucson, AZ and Dorothy Mollien of Minneapolis; and her grandchildren:  Curtis Choate and wife Mandy Choate, Cami Choate, and Cori Choate. and great-grandchildren:  Berkley Hudnall, Braley Hudnall, Brooke Choate and Tatum Choate.

She is preceded in death by her parents and her son:  Mike Choate.

Funeral services will be 3:00 pm Tuesday, October 16, 2018 at Acres West Funeral Chapel, officiated by Pastor Robin Horne of Disciples of Grace. 

Arrangements are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel.

Susana Perkins 2018
Susana Chavez Perkins

Susana Chavez Perkins, age 61, of Odessa, passed from this life on Friday, October 12, 2018 at Medical Center Hospital. She was born in Pecos, TX on May 24, 1957 to the late Antonio and Maria (Rheude) Chavez. 

Susana was preceded in death by her parents; her beloved husband:  Terry Perkins; her brother:  Fernando Sanchez; and her sister:  Josefina Antillon.

Those left to cherish her love and memory are her daughter:  Amy Yanez and husband Carlos of Odessa; three brothers:  Joe Chavez of Midland, Benito Chavez of Odessa and Ernesto Chavez of Pecos; four sisters:  Maria Louisa Saiz of Andrews and Beda Machuca, Teresa Chavez, and Isabel Chavez, all of Odessa; and four grandchildren:  Jesus, Antonio, Christian, and Arianna.

Visitation begins Sunday, October 14, 2018 at the funeral home at 1:00 pm.  Rosary will be recited at 7:00 pm on Monday, October 15, 2018 and a prayer service will follow at 8:00 pm.  Funeral services will be at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, October 16, 2018 at Acres West 24 Hour Chapel.

Arrangements are entrusted to Acres West.

Robert James Davis 2018
Robert James Davis

Robert James Davis, age 29, passed away at his home Saturday, October 13, 2018 in Odessa, TX. He was born Sunday May 14, 1989 in Oklahoma City, OK.  He worked as an oilfield mechanic.

Those left to cherish his love and memories are his mom:  Sherri Wilson of Odessa; dad:  Daniel Noah of Odessa; son: Nicholas Davis of Odessa; brother:  Jonathan Noah of Odessa ; sisters:  Virginia Rose and Crystal Alberta, both of Odessa; uncles:  Joby and Eddie, both of Oklahoma and Dennis of Odessa; aunts:  Lexi of Odessa, and Frances and Angie, both of Oklahoma; and a special niece: Juanita of Oklahoma.

He is preceded in death by his brother:  Virgil Lee and sister:  Amber.

Visitation will be at Acres West Funeral Chapel on Wednesday, October 17, 2018 from 9:00 am to 9:00 pm.

Arrangements are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel.

Elizabeth Ingles Rhodes

Elizabeth Ingles Rhodes

Elizabeth Ingels Rhodes of Alpine, died on October 13, 2018 at Medical Center Hospital in Odessa, Texas.  A memorial service will be held at St. James’ Episcopal Church in Alpine, Texas, on October 17 at 2:00 p.m.  A funeral service will be held at Episcopal Church of the Redeemer in Eagle Pass, Texas, on November 10 at 9:00 a.m., and burial at the Maverick County Cemetery, in the family plot at 11:00 a.m.

Ms. Rhodes was born on August 15, 1939 in San Antonio, Texas, to Jeremiah Ingels Rhodes and Susie Gates Rhodes of Eagle Pass, Texas and granddaughter of Dr. Ellis F. Gates and Frances Adams Gates of Eagle Pass, Texas and Dr. Jeremiah M. Rhodes and Cora Ingels Rhodes of San Antonio.   She is survived by her sons Michael Gates Brown, of Roswell, Georgia and Matthew McFarland Brown and wife, Cathy, of San Antonio, Texas and daughter, Elizabeth Rhodes Brown and her husband Bob Davidson, of Alpine; granddaughters Alexandria Townsend Brown, Madeline Ingels Brown, and Victoria Gates Brown; brother, Jeremiah Gates Rhodes and wife, Martha N., of Eagle Pass, Texas, sisters Dr. Frances Gates Rhodes of Laredo, Texas and Susie Rhodes Truxillo and husband, Dr. Stanton G., of Austin, Texas;  nieces and nephews, Jeremiah Newcomer Rhodes and wife, Rhonda M.; .W. B. Rhodes and wife, Lisa B., Martha Louise Rhodes Brown and husband Karl Brown, Crawford Adams Rhodes, Bianca Rhodes Spies, and husband Roy Ehresman,  Matthew Truxillo, and wife Dana, Christian Gates Spies and wife Erika Maxey Spies, and Dr. Catherine Ingels Truxillo and husband, Michael Anthony  Romaine.   Great-nieces and nephews, Jeremiah Ingels Rhodes, II, Travis Roberts, Jenna Rhodes, Mendalin Rhodes, Benjamin Rhodes, Sara Roberts, Adam Roberts, Franklin Rhodes, Sydney Ruth Truxillo, Samuel Rhodes, Martha Teresa Rhodes, Marley Rhodes, Elizabeth Truxillo Romaine, Austin Truxillo Romaine, Christa Gates Spies, Jackson Matthew Truxillo, Abigail Ruth Spies, and Carson Spies Ehresman, and many dear and treasured friends.  Ms. Rhodes was preceded in death by her husband Dr. William Hugh Brown, son, Keith Ingels Brown, her grandparents, her parents, aunt, Elizabeth Ingels Rhodes, and brother, Ellis Gates Rhodes and dear and faithful friends.

Ms. Rhodes was very involved in the activities of her children and served as Cub Scout Leader and Girl Scout volunteer, President of the PTA, class mother and school activities volunteer.  She taught Sunday School at Christ Church Episcopal in Laredo and at Church of the Redeemer in Eagle Pass.  She also taught catechism classes and served as Episcopal Youth Club sponsor.  In 1974 she was one of the first women in the Episcopal Diocese of West Texas to be licensed by the Bishop to the Chalice and as Lay Reader.  It was a service she cherished performing for the rest of her life.  Ms. Rhodes was active in her community serving as President of the Women’s City Club of Laredo, founding President of the local chapter of National Association of Bank Women, President of the Gateway Rotary Club, and served on numerous boards during her lifetime.  The United Way was one of her special interests and she served as Co-campaign Chair twice.  Ms. Rhodes was a teacher of gifted and talented children, and then was recruited into banking where she worked for fourteen years, ending her career as a Vice President.  She then accepted an offer to serve as Regional Director for the Colonias Program of Texas A&M University serving the colonias along the Texas-Mexico border building community centers, developing the Promotora Program and facilitating services for the underserved families living in the poorest places in Texas.  A lifetime believer in helping others, Ms. Rhodes served as President of Literacy Volunteers and taught volunteers who then became literacy volunteer teachers and lead goal-setting seminars and customer service seminars for non-profits.  After retiring in 1999, Ms. Rhodes and her husband moved to Marfa, Texas and she developed a literacy program co-sponsored by the Marfa Public Library and St. Paul’s Episcopal Church.  In 2003, she took vows as an Oblate of the Order of St Benedictine, attached to the Monastery of the Holy Cross at Santa Barbara, California.  In 2006, she began driving her dear friend, the Reverend Gladys “Punkie” Dennis, to celebrate the Eucharist at St Stephens Church in Ft. Stockton, Texas.  In 2013 she moved to Alpine, Texas, where she attended St. James’ Episcopal Church and served on the Bishop’s Committee, was a Rector and Eucharistic Minister, Worship Leader, and hosted a weekly prayer group at her home.  She prepared and delivered meals with Meals on Wheels.  As a lay person with the Order of St. Luke, she served as Chaplain at the Big Bend Regional Medical Center bringing comfort to the sick.

She loved her God, her family, her church families, her many friends and her extended family of the many people she served.  They all made her life rich and full.

Her family requests that in lieu of flowers, memorials be made to St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Marfa, Texas for materials for the English as a Second Language Classes or to the Marfa Public Library or to St. Stephens Episcopal Church, Fort Stockton, Texas, or to St. James' Episcopal Church, Alpine, Texas for outreach programs.

Arrangements are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel of Odessa.

Cecilia R Madrid
Cecilia Rodriguez Madrid

Cecilia Rodriguez Madrid, age 73, passed away Tuesday, October 16, 2018, in Odessa TX. She was born Wednesday, November 22, 1944, in Pecos, TX to the late Alfredo and Eva Rodriguez. She would go on to marry the love of her life Basilio Galindo Madrid in 1968 at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Odessa, TX.

Cecilia enjoyed shopping, sewing, decorating, and listening and dancing to music. She was a loving mother, grandmother, sister and aunt. She was very family oriented and loved having family get-togethers. Cecilia had a big heart. She was very straightforward and would give her advice and opinions, even when you didn’t want to hear it.

Those left to cherish her love and memories are her husband; son: Basilio Madrid Jr.; daughter: Ruby Esquivel; sisters: Rosa Ortega, Susie Benavidez, and Tina Rodriguez; twelve grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her parents; son: Rudy Madrid; and sister: Anita Aranda.

A Rosary will take place at 7:00 pm Thursday, October 18, 2018 at Acres West Funeral Chapel. Funeral Services will be 12:00 noon at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church on Friday, October 19, 2018 with interment to follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Arrangements are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel. 

Joshua A Brown 2018
Joshua Allen Brown

Joshua Allen Brown, age 36, left this life Tuesday, October 16, 2018 in Odessa, TX. He was born Thursday, January 14, 1982 to Michael Edward Brown and Glenda Kay (Hogue) Brown in Odessa, TX.

Joshua enjoyed working on cars. He loved the outdoors, hunting, fishing, cooking and watching the sun set. He was fun loving and a big kid at heart who loved Christmas. His son, Wesley, is what kept him going. He was Joshua’s everything. Joshua enjoyed get-togethers with all of his family and friends.

Those left to cherish his love and memories are his parents:  Michael and Glenda Brown; son: Wesley Brown; sister: Jessica Ybarra and husband Andy; grandfather: Bobbie Brown; and nephews: Xavier, Jaxson, and Maddox.

He is preceded in death by his grandparents: Billie Brown and Glen and Dollie Hogue.

Funeral Services will take place at 2:00 pm Friday, October 19, 2018 at Acres West Funeral Chapel, officiated by Jesse Gore. Arrangements are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel. 

 
Charlotte Kathleen Dillon

Charlotte Kathleen Dillon, age 77, passed from this life Saturday, October 20, 2018 in Odessa, TX. She was born Friday, August 15, 1941 in Black Will, Oklahoma to the late Raymond McCord and Ruth Katlin Thomas.

Those left to cherish her love and memories are her sons: Ronald Dillon and Stacy Flaker; granddaughter: Olivia Dillon; and numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her parents; husband: Bobby Jean Dillon; son: Bradley Dillon; and daughters: Michelle Flaker and Cristy Smiths.

Arrangements are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel.

Lonnie D Pate 2018
Lonnie D. Pate
Lonnie D. Pate, age 69, passed away Thursday, October 18, 2018 in Odessa, TX. He was born in Odessa TX, on Wednesday, October 27, 1948 to the late Cleo Pate and Maurine Hopkins.

Those left to cherish his love and memories are his wife: Debra Pate of Odessa; sons: Lonnie Dion Pate and Lonny Thomas Pate, both of Odessa; daughters: Cassandra Pearce of Odessa, Amanda Stroope of Midland, Kayla Lathram of the Woodlands, and Michele Lopez of Mansfield; brothers: Darrell Pate of Floydada and Wes Pate of Odessa; sister: Linda Henry and husband Danny of Odessa; fifteen grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be at 1:00 pm on Friday, October 26, 2018 at Acres West Funeral Chapel. Interment follows at Sunset Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

Arrangements are in entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel.
Elton Andrew Hall 2018
Elton Andrew Hall

Elton Andrew Hall, 94, of Odessa, passed from this life on Sunday, October 21, 2018 at Buena Vida Nursing Home. "Nubbin" was born Monday, June 23, 1924 in San Angelo, TX to the late Archie Andrew Hall and Beulah Mae Bean.

He married Armedie "Army" Huffman on May 15, 1942 in Rankin. They enjoyed visiting family and chosen family; but their pride and joy was their grandchildren.

He was a member of the Greatest Generation and a World War II veteran of the US Army. He served under General Douglas MacArthur from September 1944 to November 1946 in the Pacific theater.

After the war, he worked for Noble Drilling Corporation as Regional Drilling Superintendant and later served in Ecuador as a VP of International Operations. He worked for them from 1948 until he retired in 1980. After his retirement, "Nubbin," pursued his passion as a cowboy. He participated in Team Roping as a heeler, as well as working cattle on numerous ranches.

He is survived by his sons: Jimmie Hall and wife Laura of Albuquerque, NM, and Donnie Hall and wife Peggy of Houston; grandchildren: Elizabeth Pittman and husband Cory of Canadian, Bryan Hall of Pflugerville, and Sarah Hall of Houston; great-grandchildren: Addison and Ainsley Pittman; sisters-in-law: Ovella Cooper and Rosemary Huffman of Odessa, and Shirley Guess of Burnet; cousins: Lester & Jayne Titsworth of Stanton and Dean & Sheila Titsworth of Rankin; special cousin: Ruby Mahan of Odessa; special friends: Ruby Foote and Joe Daniels of Pampa, Glenda Weatherly of Wheeler, and Kim Snell of Canyon; and numerous nieces & nephews.

He is preceded in death by his wife; parents; and brother, Charles Hall.

The family will receive friends for visitation on Tuesday, October 23, 2018 from 5-7 PM at Acres West Funeral Chapel. Graveside services with military honors will be held on Wednesday, October 24, 2018 at 11 AM at Rankin Cemetery.

The Hall family wish to thank the staff of Buena Vida and Odessa Home Hospice for their loving care. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you consider making a donation in Nubbin's honor to the Parkinson's Foundation and to the American Macular Degeneration Foundation. Arrangements are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel.


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