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Matthew Ryan Sanchez

April 16, 2018

Matthew Ryan Sanchez
December 7, 1990 – April 9, 2018
Matthew Ryan Sanchez was born on December 7, 1990 in Lubbock, to Tommy and Dalia Sanchez. He passed away on April 9, 2018 in Lubbock, at age of 27 years. A resident of Levelland, and formerly of Brownfield. He graduated from Meadow High School in 2009, and continued his education at South Plains College in Levelland and Lubbock campuses.…

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Charline “China” Lavern Crump

April 11, 2018

Charline “China” Lavern Crump
January 22, 1939 – April 5, 2018
Graveside services for Charline “China” Lavern Crump, 79, of Lubbock were held at 10am Wednesday, April 11, 2018 in Plains Cemetery. Memorial services were held at 3pm on Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at Neil Chapel located at Carrillon, 1717 Norfolk, Lubbock, TX 79416 with Jim Powell officiating.…

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Loretta May Windham

April 11, 2018

Loretta May Windham
September 21, 1945 – December 6, 2018
Funeral services for Loretta May Windham, 72, of Brownfield will be held at 2:30 pm Friday, April 13, 2018, at Brownfield Funeral Home Memorial Chapel with Rev. Steve Carter officiating. There will be a family visitation from 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm on Friday, April 13, 2018.…

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Aurelio “Bo” Mendez

April 11, 2018

Aurelio “Bo” Mendez
March 20, 1966 – April 2, 2018
A memorial service for Aurelio “Bo” Mendez, 52, of Brownfield was held at 10am Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at Brownfield First United Methodist Church with Buddy Payne and Ruby Moultrie officiating. Burial followed in the Brownfield Cemetery under the direction of Brownfield Funeral Home.…

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Earl Wayne Sears

April 9, 2018

Earl Wayne Sears
June 29, 1927 – April 3, 2018
Earl Wayne Sears, Brownfield native and a national leader in the cotton industry known for his keen intellect, humble demeanor, long-standing friendships, and devotion to family, community and church, passed away on April 3rd in Memphis, Tennessee, surrounded by his beloved wife of 69 years, Gwendolyn Moon Sears, and family.…

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Robert Alfred “Bob” Gibson

April 9, 2018

Robert Alfred “Bob” Gibson
October 25, 1932 – April 4, 2018
Robert Alfred “Bob” Gibson was born in Ropesville, TX on October 25, 1932 and departed this earth on April 4, 2018 in Austin, Texas.  His birth as the sixth child of a young widowed mother on the Texas High Plains during the height of the dust bowl influenced his entire life.  His hard scrabble upbringing caused him to always be an advocate for the family farmer and the other “little men” of our society.…

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E.R. Edmond Ray “Bud” Harkey

April 9, 2018

E.R. Edmond Ray “Bud” Harkey
December 27, 191929 – April 4, 2018
E.R. Edmond Ray (Bud) Harkey, 88, of Haskell, formerly of Brownfield, passed away Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at his home. A visitation was held from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Friday, April 6, 2018 at Haskell Funeral Home, 2 Avenue D, Haskell, TX.…

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Evelyn Rose Bearden

April 9, 2018

Evelyn Rose Bearden
May 5, 1935 – April 2, 2018
Services for Evelyn Rose Bearden, 82, of Brownfield were held at 10am Friday, April 6, 2018 at Brownfield First Baptist Church Chapel with Matt Baird officiating.
Evelyn passed away on Monday, April 2, 2018 in Brownfield. She was born to Melvin Dalton Stephens and Floyce Stephens on May 5, 1935 in Slaton.…

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Forrest Lewis Earnest

April 9, 2018

Forrest Lewis Earnest
April 24, 1924 – April 2, 2018
Memorial service and celebration of life for Forrest Lewis Earnest, 93, of Brownfield will be held at 2pm Monday, April 9, 2018 at Brownfield First Baptist Church with Dr. Matt Baird officiating. Burial will follow at Terry County Memorial Cemetery.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, April 8, 2018 from 4-6 pm at Brownfield Funeral Home Chapel.…

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Loyd Martin McNabb

April 9, 2018

Loyd Martin McNabb
March 12, 1931 – April 4, 2018
Loyd Martin McNabb of Lubbock, formerly of Brownfield, died April 4 in Lubbock.  Loyd was born in Southland, Texas on March 12, 1931 to Walter Loyd and Dorthy Sue (Martin) McNabb.  He was born into  a family that was instrumental in the cotton industry in West Texas and he chose to carry on the tradition.  Loyd was involved in many aspects of the cotton industry including ginning, farming, crop dusting, classing as well as buying and selling.  In his younger years he had a great love of flying and was an accomplished pilot and took great pleasure in telling the stories of his many flying experiences and adventures.    Loyd was very artistic and enjoyed the art of wood carving, painting and music, but his greatest enjoyment in life was spending time with his family and his pets.  He married Gloria Dell Hillis on January 16, 1949 in Ropesville, Texas.…

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