Category Archives: Obituaries

Obituary: Guadalupe R. Martinez

Church Service for Guadalupe R. Martinez , age 71, of Sudan, Texas, was scheduled for 12:00 PM, Saturday, January 19, 2019 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Muleshoe with Father Hereberto Mercado of Muleshoe officiating.

Obituary: Bill Benham

Graveside Service for Bill Benham, age 82, of Bledsoe, Texas, is scheduled for 2:00 PM, Thursday, January 17, 2019 at Bailey County Cemetery in Muleshoe with Steve Friskup of Muleshoe officiating. Bill died Friday, January 11, 2019 in Bledsoe. He was born June 1, 1936 in Crowell, Texas to Bruce and Effie Benham.

Obituary: Tommy Wayne Walker

Tommy Wayne Walker, 68 of Muleshoe, passed away Sunday, January 13, 2019 at his residence in Muleshoe. Celebration of Life Services are scheduled for 2:00 P.M. Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at the Friona Cemetery Memorial Chapel with Pastor Jamie Johnson, pastor of CenterPointe Church of Muleshoe and Brandon Walker, officiating. Burial with military honors following in the Friona Cemetery by HANSARD FAMILY Funeral Home of Friona.

Death Notice: Arminda Hernandez Orozco

Church Service for Arminda Hernandez Orozco, age 84, of Muleshoe, Texas, is scheduled for 11:00 AM, Wednesday, January 9, 2019 at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Muleshoe with Father Heriberto Mercado of Muleshoe officiating. Rosary will be said at 7:00 PM, Tuesday, January 8, 2019 at Ellis Funeral Home Chapel in Muleshoe. Burial will be in Muleshoe Memorial Park. Arminda died Friday, January 4, 2019 in Lubbock, Texas. She was born May 20, 1934 in Torreon, Coahuila, Mexico to Juan and Mercedez (Delacruz) Hernandez. She married Jose S. Orozco in Haskell, Texas in 1951.
The family suggests memorials be sent to Bailey County Meals on Wheels, 300 South 1st Street, Muleshoe, Texas, 79347. Online condolences may be made at www.ellisfuneralhomes.com.

Obituary: Hattie Ray Lambert

Graveside Service for Hattie Ray Lambert, age 95, formerly of Muleshoe, Texas, is scheduled for 2:00 PM, Monday, January 7, 2019 at Muleshoe Memorial Park with Dr. Stacy Conner of Muleshoe officiating. Hattie died Thursday, January 3, 2019 in Lubbock, Texas. She was born February 1, 1923 in Muleshoe to Ray and Hattie (Freeman) Griffiths. She was married to
Forrest W. Jones. After his death in 1972, Hattie married Joe Bill Alsup, and then Woody Lambert.