Category Archives: Obituaries

Death Notice: Jesse Vargas

Church service for Jesse Vargas, age 48, of Muleshoe, Texas, was scheduled for 11:00 AM, Friday, November 30, 2018 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Muleshoe with Father Silta Santhiago of Muleshoe officiating. Rosary was said at 7:00 PM, Thursday, November 29, 2018 at Ellis Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be in Muleshoe Memorial Park.

Obituaries: Sarah Bernice Dutton

Sarah Bernice Dutton, 83, of Lubbock, formerly of Earth, Texas passed away Tuesday, November 27, 2018 in Lubbock. Graveside services will be Saturday at 11:00 AM at Castro Memorial Gardens Cemetery located at 1599 CR 513, Dimmitt, Texas.

Obituary: Larry Thornton

Larry Thornton, 60, of Plainview passed away Wednesday, November 14, 2018. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, November 17, 2018 at Kornerstone Chapel with David Roberts, Pastor of Cowboy United Church in Chandler, OK officiating. Interment will follow at Parklawn Memorial Gardens under the care of Kornerstone Funeral Directors of Plainview.

Obituary: Levanather Byrd


Church service for Levanather Byrd, age 86, of Muleshoe, Texas, was scheduled for 1:00 PM, Saturday, November 10, 2018 at First Baptist Church in Muleshoe with Father Sergio Leal of Muleshoe. officiating. Burial will be in Bailey County Cemetery. Levanather died Monday, November 5, 2018 in Muleshoe. He was born November 23, 2018 in Madisonville, Texas to Brady and Ara (Jourdan) Byrd. He married Elna G. Graves in Clovis, New Mexico on August 10, 1954.

Obituary: Gayle Robinson McElhinny

Gayle Robinson McElhinny

Gayle Robinson McElhinny was born on September 17, 1945 in Clovis NM and passed away on October 24, 2018 in Lehigh Acres, Florida. She was the daughter of James and Sallie (Webb) Robinson of Clays Corner, TX.
Gayle married Russell McElhinny on June 3, 1983.