Category Archives: Obituaries

Marian Wilson

Church service for Marian Wilson, age 84, of Muleshoe, Texas, was scheduled for 10:00 AM, Saturday, April 28, 2018 at Calvary Baptist Church in Muleshoe with Brother Jeff Coffman of Muleshoe officiating. Burial was held in Muleshoe Memorial Park. Our beloved mother went to be with our Heavenly Father on Wednesday, April 25, 2018 in Lubbock, Texas.

Kristen Magby

Church service for Kristen Magby, age 34, of Lubbock, Texas, formerly of Muleshoe, is scheduled for 11:00 AM, Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at First Baptist Church in Muleshoe with Reydon Stanford of Muleshoe officiating. Burial will be in Muleshoe Memorial Park.
Kristen died Saturday, May 19, 2018 in Lubbock. She was born February 26, 1984 in Muleshoe, Texas to Rich and Cindy (Hall) Magby.
Kristen graduated from Muleshoe High School in 2002, and earned her Bachelor of Nursing degree from West Texas University in Canyon in 2006. She loved working as a nurse in the NICU. Kristen was a devoted and awesome mom, never missing any of her kids’ activities. She treasured her family time and always made sure her kids had the best birthdays. She is preceded in death by her grandparents, Boyd and Wilma Magby of Muleshoe, Texas, Barbara Hall of Muleshoe, Texas and Tommie Hall of Earth, Texas.
Kristen is survived by her four precious daughters, Bethani Magby, Bentli Magby, Berklei Magby and Braeli Magby, all of Lubbock, Texas; her parents, Rich and Cindy Magby of Muleshoe, Texas; her two sisters, Kourtnee Magby of Lubbock, Texas and Kayla Nickels and her husband, Chad of Muleshoe, Texas; her brother, Kole Magby and his wife, Cassie of Big Spring, Texas; and several nieces and nephews.
The family suggests memorials be sent to the March of Dimes, 2801 – 26th Street, Suite 300, Lubbock, Texas, 79410. Online condolences may be made at www.ellisfuneralhomes.com.

Billie Vinson

Chapel service for B.C. “Billie” Vinson, age 87, of Muleshoe, Texas is scheduled for 2:00 PM, Friday, May 25, 2018 at Ellis Funeral Home Chapel in Muleshoe with Reydon Stanford of Muleshoe officiating. Burial will be in Oklahoma Lane Cemetery, Oklahoma Lane, Texas.
Billie died Saturday, May 19, 2018 in Muleshoe. He was born June 18, 1930 in Oklahoma Lane, Texas to William and Eunice (Magness) Vinson. He married Eva Pritchard in Clovis, New Mexico on November 18, 1974. Billie loved to work, was very mechanically inclined and could build anything. He also had a great passion for auto racing. He is preceded in death by his first wife Bessie; one daughter, Glenda Joyce Vinson; his parents; and two sisters, Fay Vinson and Shorty Vinson.
Billie is survived by his wife, Eva; his sons, Jerd Vinson of Muleshoe, Texas and Billy Joe Mason of Albuquerque, New Mexico his seven daughters, Linda Speck, and her husband Randy of Novice, Texas, Deloris Cawthorne and her husband, Dee of Killeen, Texas, Lettie Sims of Granbury, Texas, Sherry Baldwin and her husband, Robert of Wellston, Oklahoma, Debra Douglas of Austin, Texas, Susan Miller and her husband, Craig of Round Rock, Texas and Lori White and her husband, Tim of Thrall, Texas; two brothers, Butch Vinson and his wife, Ann and Buria Vinson and his wife, Linda; and 14 grandchildren, Carrie James, Ricky Perkins, Mickey Perkins, Michael Cawthorne, Billy Don Vinson, Pam Bigham, Joe Mason, Amra Mason, John Young, Samantha Young, Sean Miller, Mickey Joe Tosh Jr., Michael Tosh and Samantha Tosh.
Online condolences may be made at www.ellisfuneralhomes.com.

Laura Jane (Marberry) Seales

Church service for Laura Jane (Marberry) Seales, age 86, of Muleshoe, Texas, was scheduled for 11:00 AM, Saturday, April 21, 2018 at 16th & D Church of Christ in Muleshoe with Curtis Shelburne of Muleshoe officiating. Burial will be in Muleshoe Memorial Park. Family visitation was from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM on Friday, April 20 at Ellis Funeral Home in Muleshoe.

Pauline Saye Murry Clifton

Pauline Saye Murry Clifton, 74, of Perryton, Texas died Friday, April 20, 2018 in Perryton. No services are scheduled at this time. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Home, Inc. of Perryton, Texas.