May 12 obituaries

Sue Boucher


Mrs. Sue Karon Boucher, 75, of Snyder died Monday, May 11, 2020, in Snyder.

Visitation will be held from 1 to 1:45 p.m. Saturday at Bell-Cypert-Seale Funeral Home. A graveside service for Mrs.  Boucher will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Snyder Cemetery with the Rev. Matt Lowry officiating.

Mrs. Boucher was born Feb. 11, 1945, in Dallas to Frank Orient and Jewel Ray (Dyess) Pinkerton. She married  James Boucher, who preceded her in death in December 2004. Sue worked for West Texas Animal Clinic for many years as a veterinary assistant. She attended Calvary Baptist Church and served in the AWANA program and the nursery. She was a loving mother and grandmother who always put others above herself. She enjoyed to travel and collect antiques, especially bottles. She loved horses and dogs, and ran her own kennel business for many years.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband.

Survivors include a daughter, Jayna Hunter and husband, Tommy, of Snyder; two sons, Jeffrey Gilbert and Jody Gilbert, both of Snyder; a brother, Elvis Pinkerton of Snyder; and four grandchildren, Tyrelle Gilbert, Laramie Gilbert, Jesi Hunter and Sidni Hunter.

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Roy Radford Taylor


Roy Radford Taylor, 76, of Snyder died May 5, 2020, at his home after a lengthy illness with pulmonary fibrosis.

No services are planned at this time. Arrangements are under the direction of Miller Family Funeral Home.

Born April 16, 1944, in Brownfield, he was raised in Snyder.

Roy served in the U. S. Army stationed in Germany during the Vietnam War. At the end of his enlistment he settled in Odessa.

In the 1970s, while still working as an outside salesman for Sherwin-Williams Paint Co., he ventured into the restaurant and bar business, opening several in the Odessa-Midland area. Farmer's Market Restaurant & Lounge, Bo Weevil's Restaurant, Dudes & Dolls, Picasso's Night Club and finally The New Brewery. While in Odessa, Roy was for a time in the Odessa Chuck Wagon Gang and a member of The Flatlanders Ski Club.

Roy loved cars, boats, auctions — any deal as long as he thought it was a good buy or trade. Roy moved on to Big Spring in the 1990s to go into mobile home sales and to build an R-V park. The circle of his life was completed in Snyder.

Survivors include his soul mate and the love of his life, Mary Collins; a sister, Lee (Nick) Shramko; two daughters, Madison Stroud and Chris, and Gail Jones and B.G.; a son, Bruce Taylor; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren; a sister-in-law, Colleen Taylor; and nieces, nephews, cousins and members of the Collins family.

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Gregory Dwaine Bailey


Gregory Dwaine Bailey, 34, died Saturday, May 9, 2020.

Funeral Arrangements are pending at Miller Family Funeral Home.


Juan Martinez


Juan Martinez, 81, of Snyder died Monday, May 12, 2020.

Arrangements are pending at Miller Family Funeral Home.

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