Jan. 17 Obituaries

Margaret Gannaway


Margaret Gannaway, 82, died Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2018.

Funeral arrangements are pending at Bell-Cypert-Seale Funeral Home.


Ann Greene


Ann Greene, 63, of Ira, died Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018  in Ira.

Memorial service for Mrs. Greene will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Knapp Baptist Church with the Rev. Leroy Ochoa officiating. The service will be under the direction of Bell-Cypert-Seale Funeral Home.

Born on Jan. 9, 1955 in Alexandria, Tenn. to James and Evelyn (Atnip) Hale, she married Charles Greene on Jan. 9, 1993 in Knapp. She was a bookkeeper and member of Knapp Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, one son, Michael Shane Hale, and two brothers, Boyd Hale and Charles Hale.

Survivors include her husband, Charles Greene of Ira; one daughter, Jackie Lloyd of Snyder; two sons, Marcus Parham and his wife, Stephanie, of Midland and Peyton Greene of Melissa; one sister, Donna Summer and her husband, Richard, of Tennessee; two brothers, Billy Hale and his wife, Goldie, and R.C. Hale and his wife Jean, all of Tennessee; nine grandchildren, William Greene, Chad Greene, Kirston Greene, Keagan Parham, Cynthia Greene, Emma Parham, Major Parham, James Greene and Meagan Burt; and one great-grandchild, Aria Greene.

Online condolences may be posted at www.bellcypertseale.com.


Walter Greenway


Surrounded by his family, Walter Joe Greenway, 88, passed away peacefully Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018 in San Angelo.

Per Joe’s wishes, the family will have a private family service Saturday at Sierra Vista United Methodist Church in San Angelo. Arrangements are under the direction of Shaffer Funeral Home.

Joe was born on Jan. 11, 1930 in Snyder to Alfred and Maggie Greenway. He moved to Sweetwater in 1943 and graduated from Sweetwater High School in 1947. Joe married Helen Spencer on Nov. 22, 1947 in Pawhuska, Okla. and they were married 70 wonderful years before his death.  

Joe and Helen lived in Bartlesville, Okla., Sweetwater, Snyder, Abilene and San Angelo. Joe owned and operated Greenway Motor Service in Snyder for 30 years. In the late 1960s, he became a pilot and a flight instructor, teaching students in Snyder and later in Abilene. In 1979, he became a charter pilot for Abilene Aero and then a corporate pilot for Wright Capital Corporation. He retired in 1989 and traveled throughout the United States. In 1996, he and Helen moved to San Angelo where he enjoyed delivering cars for Jim Bass Ford and Lithia Dodge-Honda.  

Joe loved life and lived it fully, enjoying water skiing, SCUBA diving, riding motorcycles, constructing anything he could imagine, reading, eating good food, listening to all kinds of music, traveling extensively, visiting with people and helping and loving his family. His greatest joy was his bride, Helen, and his daughters and their families.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Alfred and Maggie Greenway, his in-laws, A.O. and Gladys Spencer, and an infant brother, James Alfred Greenway.

Survivors include his wife, Helen Spencer Greenway of San Angelo; two daughters, Joyce Sprott and her husband, Royce, and Linda Breeden Miller and her husband, Ronald, all of San Angelo; five grandchildren, Helen Breeden Wright and her husband, George, of Fort Worth, Robin Sprott Graves and her husband, Jared, of Miles, Ray Breeden and his wife, Cathy, of Cypress, Forrest Breeden and his wife, Brooklyn, of LaCrosse, Wis. and Ryan Sprott and his wife, Erin, of San Antonio; eight great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Hospice of San Angelo (HOSA), P.O. Box 471, San Angelo, TX 76902 or a charity of choice.

The family wishes to thank Dr. James Melott for his many years of kindnesses, the staff of HOSA and the staff and friends at Rio Concho Terrace.

Online condolences may be posted at www.shafferpioneer.com.


Mary McDonald


Mary Jo McDonald, 85, died Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018.

Funeral arrangements are pending at Bell-Cypert-Seale Funeral Home.


Jack McGlaun


Jack McGlaun, 88, of Big Spring and formerly of Snyder, died Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018 at the Lamun-Lusk-Sanchez Texas State Veterans Home in Big Spring.

A private graveside service will be held for Mr. McGlaun.  Arrangements are under the direction of Bell-Cypert-Seale Funeral Home.

Visitation will be held from 6-7 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Born on June 13, 1929 in Snyder to O.D. and Effie (Riley) McGlaun, he married June Hale on July 25, 1950 in Abilene. She preceded him in death on Dec. 26, 2011. He was the executive director of the Scurry County Boys and Girls Club for more than 35 years and was a member of the First United Methodist Church.  

He was also preceded in death by his parents, his twin sister, Joy McGlaun, and two brothers, Donald E. McGlaun and Lloyd V. McGlaun.  

Survivors include one daughter, Marsha Levens and her husband, Mike, of Snyder, one brother, Doug O. McGlaun of Benbrook, four grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to the Scurry County Food Cupboard, P.O. Box 416, Snyder, TX 79550-0416 or the Lamun-Lusk-Sanchez Texas State Veterans Home, 1809 US-87, Big Spring, TX 79720. 

Online condolences may be posted at www.bellcypertseale.com.


Mary Proctor


Mary Jane Proctor, 76, of Gardendale, went to be with the Lord Sunday, Jan. 14, 2018. She was born on July 23, 1941 in Wichita Falls.

Funeral service for Mrs. Proctor will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at Mid-Cities Community Church in Midland. Graveside service will be held at 2:30 p.m. in the Glencrest Cemetery in Big Lake under the direction of American Heritage Funeral Home in Midland.

Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Mary Jane married William Winifred Proctor on Jan. 7, 1961 and they moved to Snyder in 1962, where they raised seven children and two grandchildren. Mary had a strong faith and loved Jesus. 

She loved children and babies. After being a housewife most of her life, she returned to school for her nursing degree at the age of 50. She worked in the local nursing home and prison. Her greatest accomplishment in this life was raising nine children, teaching them to have faith, the power of prayer and to trust God in all they do. She had a servant’s heart and was always willing to help anyone. She loved the outdoors, animals and to go on road trips with her family. She always found the good in others. She loved her husband of 38 years from the day she met him and never stopped. While on this earth you were loved.

She was preceded by her husband, her parents, Bud and Mae Underwood, and two brothers, Bobby Privitt and Floyd Underwood.

Survivors include her children, Billy Proctor and his wife, Debbye, of Burnet, Pam Proctor and Doug Proctor and his wife, Julie, all of Snyder, Barbara Fennell and her husband, Keigm, of Gardendale, Linda Proctor of Odessa, Danny Proctor and his wife, Sheryl, of New Braunfels and Luke Proctor and his wife, Rachelle, of Marion; her brothers, Russell Underwood of LaRue, Benny Underwood of Jacksonville, Fla. and Mack Privitt of Nacona; two granddaughters, Christy Carlson of Odessa and Amanda Martin of Colorado City; 13 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Chris Proctor, Jeffery Proctor, Nathan Proctor, Josh Proctor, Justin Proctor, Brayden Proctor and Tanner Proctor. Honorary pallbearers will be Cesar Valadez, Richard Martin and Cody Collier.

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 949    
Snyder, TX 79550
Phone: (325) 573-5486
Fax: (325) 573-0044