BERTIE MAE "TOWNSEND" WATSON
March 2, 2008
Services for Bertie Mae Watson, 86 of Azatec, New Mexsico formerly of Andrews, will be 10:00 AM Friday, March 7, 2008 in McNett Funeral Home Chapel. Rev. Rick Doyle pastor of Means Memorial United Methodist Church will officiate. Burial will follow in the Andrews Old Cemetery under the direction of McNett Funeral Home.
Bertie passed away in Farmington, New Mexico Sunday, March 2, 2008. She was born on April 24, 1921 in Rising Star, Texas. Bertie married Ervin Watson on October 23, 1937 in Eastland, Texas. She moved to Andrews in 1965 and to Aztec in 1987. Bertie was a member of the Methodist Church, a life member of the VFW Post 614. She loved playing dominoes, cards, dancing and enjoyed crocheting. Bertie was preceded in death by her husband Ervin in 1970.
Suvivors include, daughters; Betty Fern Awbrey, Hayward, CA, Margie Nietzel, Dallas, sons; Emery Watson, Jr., Bloomfield, NM, Coy Lynn Watson, Aztec, NM, sister; Ila Rose Whytle, Joplin, MO, 13 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren and 6 great great grandchild.
Visitation will be at the funeral home Thursday, March 6, 2008 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM.
February 27, 2008
Judy "Nanny" Hart, 67, of Midland, formerly of Andrews, passed away Wednesday February 27, 2008 at Odessa Regional Hospital.
A Rosary will be 7:00 PM Friday at McNett Funeral Home Chapel in Andrews.
Funeral Mass will be 4:00 Saturday March 1, 2008 at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Andrews. Father Bernard Gully will officiate. Burial will be in Andrews West Cemetery under the direction of McNett Funeral Home.
Judy was born June 16, 1940 in Humboldt, Kansas. She married Gerald Hart August 2, 1966, they moved to Andrews from Odessa in 1978. Gerald preceded her in death in 2004, and now she has rejoined the love of her life. After her husband's death she moved to Midland to be near her Son and Daughter-in-law.
Judy worked for Western Auto in Odessa and then Andrews for many years, after that she worked as a bookkeeper. She was a member of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church. She was very active in church and was a past member of the Parish Council and the Finance Council. She spent much of her time working with Operation Blessing in Andrews.
She was also preceded in death by her father Robert W.A. Mueller, and a sister, Mary Hendricks.
She is survived by: One Son - Jerry Hart and his wife Melody of Midland; her mother - Margaret Mueller of Odessa, three sisters - Joann Masters, Carolyn Hendrick, and Kathy Cotton all of Odessa, one brother - Bobby Mueller of Odessa, Two Granddaughters, Judy Hart and Faith Hart, many nieces and nephews and one very special nephew, Dennis Harrison.
The family request the memorial gifts be made to Operation Blessing in Andrews.
February 26, 2008
Paulina Gonzales, 63, of Andrews passed away Tuesday February 26, 2008 at Permian Regional Medical Center in Andrews.
A Rosary will be held at 7:00 PM Thursday at McNett Funeral Home Chapel.
Funeral services will be 2:00 PM Friday at Our Lady Of Lourdes Catholic Church in Andrews. Father Joey Faylona will officiate. Burial will be in Andrews West Cemetery under the direction of McNett Funeral Home.
Paulina was born June 23, 1944 in Devine, Texas. She moved to Andrews iwith her family in 1945.
Paulina worked as a homemaker and also kept books and did Income Tax returns for people. She loved to cook for people and spent much of her time helping the Andrews Food Pantry. She was also everyones "Dear Abby", and would be there to help solve there problems.
She was preceded in death by Her parents, Inez and Isabell Cornejo, two sons, Roger and George Gonzales, brother, Joe "Toby" Cornejo and a sister, Odie Gonzales.
She is survived by: one daughter - Belinda and husband Manuel Hernandez of Andrews, five sons - Joe gonzales and wife Rachel, Jaime Gonzales and wife Susan, Michael Gonzales, all of Andrews, Danny Gonzales and wife Melissa and Sammy Gonzales al l of Odessa, five brothers - Inez Cornejo, Richard Cornejo, Ernest Cornejo, Jesse Cornejo and Ruben Cornejo all of Andrews, two sisters - Mary Lopez of Andrews and Tina Calderon of New Mexico, 10 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren.
JERREYL LYNN MARION
May 1, 2008
Jerreyl Lynn Marion 66 of Andrews, passed away at his home in Andrews on Thursday, Mary 1, 2008. He was born on September 7, 1941 in Big Spring, Texas. He served in the Navy and worked in civil service as an electronic technician before retirement. His wife Pat preceded him in death.
Survivors include, son; Mike Marion, Citrus Heights, CA, daughters; Jaime Giacomini, Santa Rosa, CA, Cherie Lopez, San Rafael, CA, brother; Leon Marion, Dayton, TX, sisters; LaVerne Newton, Hobbs, NM, Barbara Tadlock, Levelland, TX and two grandchildren.
Memorial services will be at a later date.
April 30, 2008
J.B. Davidson, 79, of Andrews passed away Wednesday April 30,2008 at Regency Hospital in Odessa.
Funeral services will be 2:00 PM Monday at McNett Funeral Home Chapel in Andrews. Burial will be in Andrews North Cemetery.
J. B. was born January 26, 1929 in Paducah, Texas. He swerved in the US Navy during the Korean War. He married Sharon Sue Rankin March 16, 1957 in Paducah. They moved to Andrews in October of 1976 from Snyder. He worked for the Texas Department of Transportation as a heavy equipment operator, and in recent years he worked for Stewart and Stephens as a parts runner.
He loved to hunt and fish and he loved working. He enjoyed time with his family and going digging for gold in DeLeon, Texas.
He was preceded in death by; his parents, Jewell Bert, and Myrtle Maude Davidson, his wife Sharon Sue Davidson in 1998, one sister Essie Stone, Grandson, Rocky Gill and great-granddaughter, Zoe Espinoza.
He is survived by: two sons- Ronnie Davidson of Vilonia, Arkansas, Barry Davidson and his wife Terri of Lubbock, four daughters - Dianne Brady and husband Leon of Snyder, Cindy Gill and husband Roy of Hermaliegh, Texas, Cherryl Wall of Odessa, and Renae Cadell and Fiancee' Toby Mathews of Odessa, three sisters - Gaylon McCain of Ft. Worth, Sue Thomas of Paducah, and Berdie Joyce Mayberry of Ft. Worth; twenty-two grandchildren and thirty-three great-grandchildren.
BETHANY "FAYE" MARTIN
April 29, 2008
Services for Faye Frank Martin 77 of Odessa, will be 2:00 PM Saturday, May 3, 2008 in Mission Dorado Baptist Church in Odessa. Officiating will be Rev. Robert Bratcher, pastor of Mission Dorado Baptist Church and Rev. Philip Skelton, associate pastor.
Burial will follow in Andrews Old Cemetery in Andrews. Services are under the direction of McNett Funeral Home of Andrews.
Faye passed away in Odessa at Home Hospice House Tuesday, April 29, 2008. She was born on September 21, 1930 at Hillsboro, Texas. She married Lyndon Temple Martin, Sr. on July 12, 1947 in Jascksboro, Texas. Faye lived in Andrews several years and worked at C.R. Anthony's and also at First National Bank. Faye was a member of Mission Dorado Baptist Church in Odessa.
Mr. Martin preceded her in death on October 31, 1996.
Survivors include, daughters; Shirley Ann Rea, Odessa, Texas, Pat Sims, Aledo, Texas, Lynda Sites, Midland, Texas, sons; Lyndon T. "Tim" Martin, Andrews, Texas and Donnie Martin, Austin, Texas, brother; Don Frank, Texas City, Texas and a sister; MayDeen Herring, Baytown, Texas, sixteen grandchildren and twenty eight great-grandchildren.
April 27, 2008
Audrey Francis, 81, of Andrews passed away Sunday April 27, 2008 at Medical Center Hospital in Odessa.
Funeral services will be 4:00 PM Thursday at McNett Funeral Home Chapel in Andrews. Burial will be in Andrews West Cemetery under the direction of McNett Funeral Home.
Audrey was born June 27, 1926 in Potosi, Texas. She married Horace Thomas Francis january 27, 1944 in Midland, Texas. They lived in Virginia, North Carolina, Texas and New Mexico.
They moved to Andrews from Midland in 1955, they moved to Tatum, NM in 1968. They returned to Andrews to stay in 1984. She worked as a grocery clerk, waitress but spent most of her time being a home maker, wife, mother, Mema and great Mema.
She loved to cook and sew and she was a member of Parkview Church of Christ in Odessa.
She was preceded in death by, her parents, one son, George Francis, 1 grandson, Bill Stout, four brothers and two sisters.
She is survived by, husband - Thomas Francis of Andrews; Two daughters- Janette Lewis od Odessa, and Shirley Stout of Andrews, one brother - Dow Reynolds of Tacoma, Washington, Six grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
July 24, 2008
Dimple Franklin, 79, of Andrews passed away Thursday, July 24, 2008 at Hospice House in Odessa.
Graveside services will be 10:00 AM Monday, July 28, 2008 at Andrews West Cemetery under the direction of McNett. Pastor Dean Williamsonwill officiate.
Dimple was born December 28, 1928 in Kaufman County, Texas.
She was a long time resident of Andrews. She loved to sew and do any of needle work. She was an accomplished guitar and mandolin player and played in a blue grass band with her family in her younger years. She enjoyed gardening and working in her yard, and her Grandchildren were the sparkle in her eye.
Dimple is survived by:three daughters - Christine VanCleave of Midland; Nancy Pendleton of Andrews and Joyce Boren of Andrews. one brother - Jeff Woods of Andrews, one sister - Pearl Cain of Odessa; Eight grandchildren and Nine great grandchildren.
Memorial gifts may be made to Home Hospice.
RICHARD C. PERKINS
July 23, 2008
Richard C. Perkins 69 of Andrews passed away in Andrews at Permian Regional Medical Center Wednesday, July 23, 2008.
A visitation will be held on Monday, July 28, 2008 at McNett Funeral Home from 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM.
Richard was born on January 4, 1939 in Englewood, CO. He married Georgia Eaves on March 26, 1960 in Alahambra, CA. Richard was a retired machinist.
Survivors include, wife, Georgia Perkins, Andrews, daughters; Julia Biddy, Odessa, Georgenna Curtis, Weatherford, son; Richie Perkins, Andrews, brothers; Johnny Perkins, Ellis Wilson and step-father; Elmer Wilson all of Yucca Valley, CA, seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
July 22, 2008
Services for Josiephine Whitehead 76 of Andrews, will be 2:00 PM Friday, July 25, 2008 in McNett Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Jane Morin officiating. Burial will follow in the Andrews North Cemetery under the direction of McNett Funeral Home.
Josiephine passed away in Andrews Tuesday, July 22, 2008. She was born on January 30, 1932 in Amarillo, Texas. She married Hubert H. Whitehead on May 27, 1950 in Lovington, NM.
Josiephine was a homemaker.
Survivors include, husband Hubert H. Whitehead, Andrews, son; Alan Whitehead, Andrews, daughters; LaRene Whitehead, Portales, NM, Susie Noel, Eunice, NM, Beckie Bagby, Andrews,sisters; Corrine Whitehead, Farmville,VA, Peggy Lavine, Midland, fourteen grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
July 20, 2008
Payton Cook, Six day old baby of Zane Cook and Brittany Rubio, of Andrews passed away Sunday July 20, 2008 at Permian Regional Medical Center.
Funeral Services will be 10:00 AM Thursday July 24, 2008 at McNett Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be in Andrews Old Cemetery.
Payton was born July 14, 2008 in Andrews.
He is survived by, Parents, Zane Cook and Brittany Rubio of Andrews, Grandparents, Martina and James Rubio of Andrews; and Tammie and Owen Cook of Andrews, Great-Grandparents, Robert and Martina Garcia of Lamesa, Pedro and Juana Rubio of Goliad, William and Paralee Price of Andrews and Yvonne and the late Jack Cook of Andrews.