September 28 obituaries


Janice Ann Harrell


Mrs. Janice Ann Harrell, 77, of Snyder died Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020, at Cogdell Memorial Hospital.

Service for Mrs. Harrell will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Colonial Hill Baptist Church with  Dr. Tommy Culwell officiating. Internment will follow at Hillside Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from 1 to 2 p.m. Tuesday at Colonial Hill Baptist Church. Services are under the direction of Bell-Cypert-Seale Funeral Home.

Jan was born Dec. 15, 1942, in San Diego, Calif., to Henry Pierce and Kathlyn (Whitefield) Wellborn. She married Charles William "Sonny" Harrell on June 30, 1960, in Snyder. He preceded her in death March 21, 2000.

Jan = was on the board of many local organizations, including the Martha Ann Woman's Club, the Cosmorama Club and several bridge clubs and cancer walks. She was a member of the First Christian Church. She was a loving mother and "Nana" to her children and grandchildren. She loved her friends dearly and will be missed by many.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband and her brother, Henry "Sandy" Wellborn.

She is survived by two daughters, Kathy Voss of Midland and Becky Hale and her husband, Van, of Snyder; her sister, Shanna Kribbs and her husband, Bill, of Austin; her brother, Charles Kenneth Wellborn of Tennessee; her sister-in-law, Lois Wellborn of Houston; two grandchildren, Garrett Hale of Snyder and Katie Osborn and her husband, Gary, of Midland; her great-grandchild, Sonny Kane Conner of Midland; and several nieces and nephews and loving caregivers.

Memorials can be made to: Martha Ann Woman's Club, P.O. Box 992, Snyder, Texas, 79550; or to a local charity of your choice.

Online condolences may be posted at .


Mary Lou Murff


Mrs. Mary Lou Murff, 85 of Snyder died Friday, Sept. 25, 2020, at Good Life Senior Living in Snyder.

Services for Mrs. Murff will be held Friday at 2 p.m. in the auditorium at First Baptist Church with Dr. Marty Akins officiating. Internment will follow at Hillside Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from 6 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Bell-Cypert-Seale Funeral Home.

Mrs. Murff was born Nov. 17, 1934, in Clarendon to Carl and Nova Ann (Hinkle) Barker. She  was a retired school teacher.

She was preceded in death by her Parents; three husbands, Royce Morris, Rex Hopkins and Mike Murff; five sisters, Viola Graham, Vera Noble, Mamie Clark, Midred Tomlinson and Nova Mooring; two brothers, Earl and Don Barker; and one great-grandchild, Makynli Hopkins.

She is survived by her daughter, Judy Mackey and her husband, Steve, of Snyder; three grandchildren, Chris Mackey and his wife, Joylynn, of Odessa, Cameron Mackey of Midland and Zach Hopkins of Lubbock; and three great-grandchildren, Bethany Mackey, Abigail Mackey and Alexia Hernandez.

Online condolences may be posted at .


J.B. Autry


Mr. J.B. Autry, 92, died Sunday, Sept. 27, 2020, at Good Life Senior Living in Snyder.

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


Rudy B. Duckworth


Mr. Rudy Benjamin Duckworth, Sr., 58 died Friday, Sept. 25, 2020, at University Medical Center in Lubbock.

No services are planned at this time.

Online condolences may be posted at .


Frank Norred


Frank Norred, 90, of Snyder died Monday, Aug. 28, 2020.

Arrangements are pending at Miller Family Funeral Home.


Cathy Williams


Cathy Williams, 72, died Sunday, Sept. 27, 2020.

Funeral arrangements are pending with Miller Family Funeral Home.