Doak, Orville

Orville W. Doak, 95, of Lubbock, died Monday, Dec. 5, 2005, in Lubbock. He was born Feb. 23, 1910, in Silverton, Texas, to Vernon and Edna Doak. He married Jessie Fay Cooper in Clayton on June 2, 1932. After his wife’s death in 1994, he married Anna Hamilton in 1996. He taught school for 30 […]

Jones, Michael E.

Michael “Mike” Edwin Jones, 56, of Wolfforth, Texas, died Oct. 31, 2005, at a Lubbock hospital. He was born Dec. 19, 1948, in Portales to Arthur and Jewell (Woodward) Jones. He graduated high school from Roswell Military Institute. He received a bachelor’s degree in business from Eastern New Mexico University and a master’s degree from […]

Stapleton, Mary

Mary Stapleton Services: 10 a.m. (CDT) Wednesday at Resthaven’s Abbey Chapel in Lubbock, Texas. Mary F. Stapleton, 82, of Lubbock died Sunday, Sept. 4, 2005. She was born on Sept. 10, 1922, in Woodson to Patrick and Lela Jernigan. She married Joe R. Stapleton on March 8, 1942, in Lubbock. Joe and Mary owned the […]

Barron, O.J. lll

O.J. Barron III Services: Have been held. O.J. “Jim” Barron III, 57, of Angel Fire, died Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2005. He was born in Lubbock, raised in Spur, Texas, graduated from New Mexico Military Institute and attended Texas Tech University. He was involved in ranching in Texas and New Mexico and as a ranch broker […]

Chavez, Gilbert R.

Gilbert R. Chavez Services: Have been held. Gilbert R. Chavez, 80, of Lubbock, died Wednesday, Aug. 18, 2004, at his home. He was born on Sept. 15, 1923, in Matador, Texas, to Santos and Maria Ramirez Chavez. He moved to California where he worked as an independent contractor and for Hunsucker Construction. He retired and […]

Chavez, Gregoria

Gregoria Chavez Services: Have been held. Gregoria Chavez, 75, of Lubbock died Sunday, March 21, 2004, in Lubbock. She was born on May 25, 1928 in Slaton, Texas, to Frank and Amalia Molina. Family members said she was a loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She was preceded in death by two children, Frank […]

Sims, Elva

Elva Sims Services: Have been held. Elva Sims, 87, of Lubbock died Sunday, March 7, 2004, in Lubbock. She was born on May 7, 1916, in Bowie, Texas. She married Sam Sims in 1950 in Clovis. She was a hard worker and a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She was Past Worthy Matron of the […]

Lewis, Dorothy

Dorothy Jeane Lewis, 80, of Lubbock, died Saturday, Jan. 24, 2004, in Lubbock. She was born on Aug. 19, 1923, in Dallas. She married William E. Lewis on April 1, 1945, in Clovis. She was a longtime resident of Clovis and a member of Kingswood Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband; […]

Smith, Frank

Frank Smith Services: Have been held. Benjamin Franklin “Frank” Smith, 78, of Lubbock died Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2003, in Lubbock. He was born on March 27, 1925, in Clovis, where he was a member of a Methodist church and worked for the Farmers and Ranchers Livestock Auction. He moved to Lubbock in 1969 and married […]