ELDORADO - Rita Trevino, 78, from Eldorado, Texas, went to be with the Lord on Monday, Jan 19, 2008. Mrs. Trevino was born in Austin, Texas. She lived in Sonora for a short while but most of her life she lived in Eldorado.
Rita was married to Fernando Trevino in Muzquiz Coahuila. He preceded her in death on Feb. 8, 1997.
Mrs. Trevino loved to live out in the country where most of her children were raised. She loved tending to her chickens, sewing and most of all, cooking. When grandchildren were asked what they will mostly remember about her, they all agreed - her cooking.
She was a loving mom and grandmother and a very dedicated church member of Templo Getsemani where she made many friendships, especially her pastors Peter Thornton and wife Maria, whom she considered family.
Services for Floyd McGinnes, 78, of Crosbyton were held Saturday, March 7, 2009, in the Crosbyton First United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Wendell Horn officiating. Burial was in the Crosbyton Cemetery under direction of Adams Funeral Home of Crosbyton.
Floyd passed away Thursday, March 5, 2009 in Plano, Texas. He was born August 22, 1930 on the Gross Ranch near Ballinger, Texas, to the late Sam and Inis (Low) McGinnes. On December 9, 1948, he married Betty Higginbotham in Happy, Texas. She preceded him in death on July 26, 2007.
Floyd served in the United States Army for two years during the Korean Conflict. He was elected Crosby County Clerk in 1963 and served in that office until his retirement in December 1995. He also owned and operated McGinnes Business Service with his wife, Betty until her retirement in December 2005. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church, where he served on various boards and was a past president of Methodist Men.
KEENE — Services for Morris Young, 83, of Keene, were conducted Friday, March 20, 2009, in the Lane Prairie Baptist Church, 412 CR 704, Joshua. The Rev. Jerry Clements officiated. Interment was in the Merkel Cemetery, Merkel, Texas. Pallbearers were James Phillip Murray II, Philip Lee Wright, Dr. Ellis Minton, Howard Ellig, Roy Elsner and Steve Minton. Honorary pallbearers were Dr. Weldon Huneycutt, Dr. Cecil Huneycutt and Dr. Charles George.
Morris Young passed away Tuesday, March 17, 2009, in Fort Worth. He was born Nov. 8, 1925, in Hawley, Texas, to Rupert Wiley and Lottie Lee Smith Young. He married Reba Huneycutt on May 10, 2001, in Fort Worth. Mr. Young worked for Ector County ISD for 15 years. He also worked in the oilfield-related industries in the Odessa area for many years.
Alvin William Estep Jr. was born on September 5, 1951 to Margerite and Alvin Estep Sr. He left us to be with our Heavenly Father on April 23, 2009 to begin his new journey. Both his parents and grandparents preceded him in death.
Alvin is survived by his wife, Vanda Estep; daughters, Venus Cruz and husband Mark, Varonda Daniels and husband Wayne, and Denisa Estep all of Eldorado, Victoria Segura and husband Luis of Sonora, a son Roger Johnson and wife Destrey of Denver City; eight grandchildren and eleven great grandchildren; Two brothers, Kenneth Estep and wife Myra of Kerrville, Steven Estep and wife Connie of Greenville; and one sister, Robin Wagner of Atlanta.He will be missed by us all, but never forgotten.
Services were held on Sunday April 26, 2009 at 3 p.m. in Eldorado.
We would like to thank everyone who was with us and helped us in our time of need. We would like to say a special thanks to Vista Care Hospice for being sensitive and caring for Alvin and our family.
Sincerely the Estep family