Lubbock Obituaries

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  • Yesterday | via Olney Enterprise 

    Eugene Wilson Oatman

    Eugene Wilson Oatman passed away Feb. 26, 2015, in Cisco, Texas. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, March 2, 2015, at the Loving Baptist Church with interment in the Farmer Cemetery.


  • Thursday Feb 26 | via Northwest Herald 

    Yaney, Paul D.

    Paul D. Yaney Paul D. Yaney, age 47, of Spring Grove, passed away suddenly Monday, February 23, 2015, at Centegra Medical Center, McHenry. Paul was a loving and caring husband, father, and papa, who was loved and cared for by many .


  • Wednesday Feb 25 | via KCBD-TV Lubbock 

    Funeral services set for man killed in East Lubbock ...

    Funeral services have been set for 40-year-old James Poyner, who died in a crash in East Lubbock last week. Investigators say a 2008 Peterbuilt tractor trailer was turning west, onto 50th Street, from King Avenue, just after 8 p.m. last Thursday.


  • Saturday Feb 21 | via Lubbock Avalanche-Journal 

    Lubbock widows share how they heal, find comfort aft...

    Claudette Morris spent her first Valentine's Day without her husband, Homer, who passed away last year. Humor and cheeriness had held them together through 54 years of marriage - through the death of a daughter, Pam, and through the accident in September that had left Homer Morse unable to move or speak or breathe without the aid of machines.


  • Sunday Feb 15 | via Lubbock Avalanche-Journal 

    Former A-J photographer Joe Don Buckner dies at 62

    Despite losing his right leg below the knee, nothing could stop longtime A-J photographer Joe Don Buckner from taking photos of the community he loved. "He never let that stop him.


  • Wednesday Feb 11 | via Lubbock Avalanche-Journal 

    Letter from Kylee Forrest's incarcerated mother prom...

    Betty Deal looks at Kylee Forrest's casket during her funeral service Wednesday. Kylee was killed Feb. 1 in Lubbock.


  • Wednesday Feb 11 | via KCBD-TV Lubbock 

    Lubbock says goodbye to Waylon Reese Carroll

    Waylon Reese Carroll went to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Saturday, February 7, in the loving presence of his daughter Donna Smith. Waylon was born April 20, 1929, on a small farm in the hill country community of Izoro, Texas, to George Milton and Minnie Naomi Reese Carroll.


  • Wednesday Feb 11 | via Lubbock Avalanche-Journal 

    Letter from Kylee Forrest's incarcerated mother at f...

    A child-sized casket - painted white and marked with writings in multiple colors - in the center of the auditorium was the solemn symbol of the mood at the Church on the Rock. The funeral service for Kylee Forrest, the 4-year-old girl who died from what police investigators say was blunt force trauma on Feb. 1, didn't leave a dry eye in the house Wednesday morning.


  • Monday Feb 9 | via Lubbock Avalanche-Journal 

    Services set for slain 4-year-old, community offers ...

    The funeral and visitation haven't started, but the Lubbock community has already come together for the 4-year-old girl who police say was killed by her father earlier this month. Lubbockites are offering donation opportunities to help the family of Kylee Forrest, including a fundraiser Monday at Lubbock's Papa Johns pizza shops and a continuing fund set up at Peoples Bank.


  • Sunday Feb 8 | via Lubbock Avalanche-Journal 

    Rev. Ted Dotts dies at 80

    The two met for only a few minutes and by the end of it, Dotts was glad Akin asked to pray this time. "It was a very sweet moment and when I left I got in my car and just literally breathed an audible sound of, 'Thank you' to God for that moment that I had with him, not knowing exactly - when I left, I certainly didn't know that would be the last time I saw him, but I knew it would be one of the last," said Akin, an associate pastor at St. John's United Methodist Church in Lubbock.


  • Thursday Feb 5 | via Lubbock Avalanche-Journal 

    Family, friends, strangers honor 4-year-old Kylee Fo...

    Elena Guerrero attaches a balloon to a fence during a candlelight vigil in honor of Kylee Forrest Thursday in Lubbock. A monkey and flowers are placed on a fence during a candlelight vigil in honor of Kylee Forrest Thursday in Lubbock.


  • Monday Feb 2 | via County 10 News 

    Today's Obituaries: Barnes

    Marlyn Ann Barnes, 75, went to be with the Lord on January 12, 2015, in Lubbock, Texas.


  • Monday Feb 2 | via Lubbock Avalanche-Journal 

    Warrant: Lubbock man told police he killed 4-year-ol...

    A police officer stands outside the West Lubbock apartment where 4-year-old Kylee Forrest was found dead Sunday night. A Lubbock father picked his daughter up to take her to church but later told police he killed the 4-year-old by blunt force trauma, an arrest warrant states.


  • Monday Feb 2 | via The Times Bulletin 

    Robert E. Thatcher

    Robert E. Thatcher 69, Missouri City, Texas; formerly of Van Wert, Ohio died 8:47 a.m. EST Saturday January 31, 2015 at Windsor Quail Valley Nursing Home in Missouri City, Texas. He was born in Van Wert, Ohio on July 6, 1945 to Rosemary and Floyd E. Thatcher.


  • Jan 30, 2015 | via 

    West Texas UFO Mysteries, Exposed

    During the 1950s and '60s, the US military investigated more than 12,000 alleged UFO sightings. According to the declassified Project Blue Book files, more than 700 of those cases still remain fully unexplained.


  • Jan 29, 2015 | via KCBD-TV Lubbock 

    Pampa police officer shot in face returns home

    A Pampa police officer will return home from UMC in Lubbock today after receiving multiple treatments from a shotgun blast to his face on January 6. Sergeant Houston Gass was called out early that day to a domestic violence dispute. When Gass entered the home, police say 29-year-old Ryan John Kelley fired and injured Gass.