Area News

R. Mack White

R. Mack White, 78, of Plainview and father of Matador resident Robert White, passed away on Monday, January 14, 2019. Funeral services were January 17, 2019, at Kornerstone Chapel with the Rev. Roger Foote, pastor of Colonial Baptist Church, officiating. Interment followed in Plainview Memorial Gardens. Mack was born on November 7, 1940 in Plainview,…

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Robert Wilson Reeves

Robert Wilson Reeves, age 87, passed away, Thursday, January 17, 2019. Funeral services were held at 2pm, Monday, January 21, 2019 at the First Baptist Church in Silverton, with GJ Walton officiating. Interment followed at the Silverton Cemetery. Visitation was Sunday, January 20, 2019 at the Moore-Rose Visitation Parlor in Silverton. Arrangements were under the…

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Herb Smallwood

Herb Smallwood, age 92 of Breckenridge, passed away Wednesday, January 16, 2019. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Tuesday, January 29th at Morehart Mortuary Chapel with Rev. Rex Boggs officiating. Interment will be held at 2 p.m., Tuesday, January 29th in the Highland Cemetery in Iowa Park under the direction of Morehart Mortuary.…

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Caprock Crop Production Conference set Jan. 25 in Floyd Co.

AgriLife Today: Caprock Crop Production Conference set Jan. 25 in Floyd County By Kay Ledbetter FLOYDADA – The annual Caprock Crop Production Conference, hosted by the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service offices in Floyd and Crosby counties, will be Jan. 25 at the Floyd County Friends Unity Center. The center is located 6 miles west…

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Linda Sue Ashley

Linda Sue Ashley Church Services for Linda Sue (Williamson) Ashley, 70, of Matador, will be held at 11:00 am on Saturday, January 5, 2019 at Roaring Springs Full Gospel with Pastor Chad Lawrence officiating and Bro. Chuck Harrison assisting. Interment will follow at Roaring Springs Cemetery under the personal care of Moore-Rose Funeral Home of…

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Zenobia “Zobie” Self

Zenobia “Zobie” Sue Self    Zenobia Sue Self, age 78 of Silverton, passed away Tuesday, December 25, 2018.  Graveside services were Sunday, December 30, 2018 at the Silverton Cemetery. Arrangements were under the personal care of Moore Rose Funeral Home.    On January 21, 1940 a little lady (she weighed almost 12 pounds) was born…

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Paducah First Graders Publish Their Own Book!

Students pictured:  Back L to R — Pyper Wiley, Jordin Rodriguez, Quintin Ramos, Jordan Pina. Holding book — Macee Garcia. Students not pictured are Paityn Bell, Aiden Garibaldi, and Anyeya Pleasant.   What happens when you send eight tiny elves home with eight tiny first graders?  You get a book full of elfish adventures courtesy…

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Elvin B. Norris

Elvin B. Norris “This is the day which the Lord hath made we will rejoice and be glad in it.”    Elvin B. Norris passed away peacefully on November 26, 2018. He was 89 years old.  Funeral services will be held at First Baptist Church of Silverton on Saturday, December 1 at 11am.  Burial and…

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Margaret Bess McWilliams

Margaret Bess McWilliams Margaret Bess McWilliams passed away on Monday, November 26, 2018, in Amarillo.  Services will be 2:00 p.m., Sunday, December 2, 2018, at the First United Methodist Church of Silverton, with Rance Young officiating.  Services are under the personal care of Moore-Rose Funeral Home. She was known to her family and friends as…

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Paulita Joyce Young (McCracken)

Paulita Joyce Young (McCracken) YOUNG, Paulita Joyce (McCracken) 85, of Tucson, AZ passed away on November 23, 2018 in the presence of her family. She was born in Gasoline, TX in 1933 to Boone and Floye McCracken. After graduating from Quitaque High School she married Joe H. Young in Tulia, TX in 1950. In 1956…

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