Gladys Evans, 90, of Stinnett, Texas died Saturday, Nov. 13, 2004 and Hansford Hospice in Spearman, Texas.
Gladys Evans was born July 26, 1914 to L.Z. and Lou Mariner in Tucumcari where she lived until 1987 when she moved to Stinnett. She Married Charles Evans on March 28, 1935 in Tucumcari. Among other positions she worked as a dishwasher at the Holiday Inn. She was a member of the Church of Christ in Stinnett.
She was preceded in death by her husband in 1970, her parents, two brothers Virgil Mariner and C.J. Mariner and one sister Matella Wright.
She is survived by: three sons Charles Evans of Stinnett, Vernon Evans of Carlsbad and Glenn Evans of Tucumcari: One daughter Marie Jones of Morse, Texas and one sister, Marjorie Jackson of Willis, Texas.
She is also survived by 19 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren, and 26 great-great-grandchildren.
There will be a grave-side service today (Wednesday), Nov. 17 at 2 p.m. at Tucumcari Memorial Cemetery, Warren Coleband officiating.
Betty San Roman
Betty San Roman, 78, died at Dan C. Trigg Memorial Hospital on Sunday Nov. 14, 2004.
Betty San Roman was born July 20, 1926 in Dawson. She had made her home in Tucumcari for over 40 years. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Tucumcari. She was retired from the Tucumcari Public School System.
She was preceded in death by her husband Isidoro “Porky” San Roman in October and by her brother Winfield Smock.
She is survived by her daughter Cynthia Acker (Richard) and two granddaughters. She is also survived by many other relatives.
Services will be Thursday at 10 a.m. at the First Baptist Church of Tucumcari with the Rev. Bennie Hipps of the First Baptist Church officiating. Burial will follow at Fairmont Cemetery in Raton at 3:30.
Donations may be made to the Porky and Betty Jean San Roman Scholarship Fund at Citizens Bank in Tucumcari.
Terry Dee White
Terry Dee White, 46, died Saturday, Nov. 13, 2004.
Terry White was born in Tucumcari December 12, 1957. He lived in Humble, Texas and was an automotive instructor for General Motors at San Jacinto College.
He is survived by his wife Karen White of Humble: his daughter Valarie (Doug) Lyles: his son Brian White.
He is also survived by two grandchildren.
Services were this morning (Wednesday) at Brookside Funeral Home Chapel in Houston. Interment followed at Brookside Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Humble Area’s First Baptist Church or the charity of choice.
John Ed Waide
John Ed Waide, 86, of Fort Cobb, Okla., died Friday, Nov. 12, 2004, at his home.
John Walde was born on May 19, 1918, in Hale County, Texas, to Ed and Ollie P. Gipson Waide. He married Mary Geraldine Jones on Nov. 30, 1939, in Portales. He attended school in Sunny Side, Texas. They lived in West Texas and New Mexico before moving to Carnegie, Okla. in 1973. Then they moved to Fort Cobb, Okla. in 1976, where they ran Waide’s Fruit Stand and raised sheep and cattle.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Bob and Billy Waide; a sister, Cassie Stephens; a granddaughter, Karen Jennet; and his parents.
Survivors include his wife; a son, Kenneth Dean Waide (Aline) of Clovis; three daughters, Ravenna Foster (Neal) of Midland, Texas, Martha Sue Dehtan (H.G.) of Logan, and Mary E. Waide of Aiken, S.C.; two brothers, Tom Waide of Hotchkis, Colo. and Charlie Waide of Halfway, Texas; four sisters, Ida Kellar of Earth, Texas, Mack Davis of Grants, JoNell Laymon of Littlefield, Texas, and Mary Belle Sims of Sanger, Texas. He is also survived by numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and other relatives.
Services: were (CST) Tuesday at the First Baptist Church in Fort Cobb, Okla. The Rev. Charlie Blount, the Rev. Leon Shade, and the Rev. Neal Foster officiated. Burial was at the Fort Cobb Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Randall Stockton, Sherman Davis, Donnie Martin, James Fuller, Aubrey Cross, and Rowland Edge.