September 8 obituaries

Marshall Lee Burrus


Marshall Lee Burrus, 86, died Saturday, Sept. 5, 2020, surrounded by family.

Family visitation was be held from 6 to 7 p.m. Monday at Bell-Cypert-Seale Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Colonial Hill Baptist Church in Snyder. Hospice Chaplain Kinney Robinson and Pastor Reid Johnson will officiate. Interment will follow at Hillside Memorial Gardens.
Marshall was born to Lee and Ethel Burrus on Aug. 7th 1934, in Loraine. Marshall graduated from Big Spring High School and later served in the Texas National Guard from 1952-1961. Marshall met the love of his life, Shirley Rogers, and they married on April 18, 1958. Marshall and Shirley, with family, moved to Snyder in 1966. He devoted his career to John Deere and the farmers of Mitchell, Scurry and surrounding counties, retiring with 42 years at Key Brothers Implement Company.
He was an active member of Colonial Hill Baptist Church, where he served as a deacon. He was a faithful servant of the Lord and enjoyed volunteering for the Texas Ramp Project and the Scurry County Food Bank.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his sister, Patsy Stanley, his sister-in-law, Kay Rogers and his brothers-in-law, Price Morris and Doyle Dossman.

Survivors include his wife of 62 years; two daughters, Pam Golden and husband, Randy, of Spring and Marsha Jordan and husband, Mike, of Colorado City; two sons, Randy Burrus of Geronimo and Roger Burrus and wife, Angie, of Haltom City; six grandchildren, Maegan Golden and Ryan Golden of Spring, Brittany Burrus and husband, Vince Angello, of New Braunfels, Bethany Burrus and fiancé, Cesar Juarez, of Kyle, Ty Burton of Frisco and Ashton Burton of Savannah, Ga.; two great-grandchildren, Braxton and Baylor Angello of New Braunfels; his sister, Ivy Graham and husband, Doyle, of Sweetwater; two brothers-in-law, Dealon and wife, Dean, and Billy Rogers; two sisters-in-law, Jean Morris and Patsy Dossman; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Online condolences may be posted at .


Randy Lee Holder


Mr. Randy Lee Holder, 41, of Hermleigh died Friday, Sept. 4, 2020, at Hendrick Medical Center in Abilene.

Services for Mr. Holder will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Hermleigh Cemetery with Mr. Colby Friday and Pastor Dale Stowe officiating. Arrangements are under the direction of Bell-Cypert-Seale Funeral Home. No visitation is planned.

Mr. Holder was born on Nov. 1, 1978, in Snyder to Lee and Shehala (Roemisch) Holder. Randy loved bullriding and had qualified for  the WSPBR (World Senior Pro Bullriding) Championships for the past several years. He had a very big heart for his friends and had a smile that would light up a room.

He was preceded in death by his mother.

Survivors include two sons; two sisters, Tammie Braziel and husband, Wayne, of Corsicana and Kara Bontke of Lubbock; his brother, Seth Holder of Lubbock; his maternal grandparents, Jackie and Gradine Roemisch of Hermleigh; his uncle, Kevin Roemisch and wife, Lisa, of Snyder; his aunt, Jill Reed and husband, Richard, of Snyder; his father; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.  

Online condolences may be posted at .


Veneta Elene (Hart) Kincheloe


Mrs. Veneta Elene (Hart) Kincheloe, 80, of Big Spring, formerly of Snyder, died Sunday, Sept. 6, 2020, at Park Plaza Nursing Home in San Angelo.

Services for Mrs. Kincheloe will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at Bell-Cypert-Seale Funeral Home with the Rev. Elwin Collom officiating. Internment will follow at Hillside Memorial Gardens. Services are under the direction of Bell-Cypert-Seale Funeral Home. Visitation will be held from 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

Mrs. Kincheloe was born on Nov. 8, 1939, in Brownfield to Jessie Carrol and Virginia Veneta (Stockton) Hart. She married Les Kincheloe on March 18, 1955, in Snyder. He preceded her in death Dec. 23, 2018. She was a member of Hillcrest Baptist Church in Big Spring and retired from Walmart after many years as a baker. 

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, two daughters, Bobbie Sue Burnett and Vickie Roth, and two sisters, Glenda Treadaway and Juanell West.

Survivors include her son, Joe Kincheloe and wife, Ronda, of San Angelo; two sisters, Lavell Lloyd of Payette, Idaho, and Marla Thomas and husband, Dick, of Eagle Point, Ore.; seven grandchildren, Amanda Neel of Big Spring, Leah Sealy and spouse, Cecily, of Big Spring, Ronald Kincheloe of Temple, Steven Kincheloe and wife, Casey, of Midland, Adam Dockter and wife, Melissa, of Bullhead, Ariz., Daniel Dockter of Abilene and Olivia Roth of Abilene; 16 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren with two on the way.

Online Condolences may be posted at .


Cilia Torres Lara


Cilia Torres Lara, 83, died Sunday, Sept. 6, 2020, in Snyder. 

Family visitation is planned from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday at Miller Family Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 12, 2020, at First United Methodist Church with Pastor Ryan Ford officiating.

Mrs. Lara was born July 5, 1937, in Odem to Faustino and Maria (Tijerina) Torres. She loved her family, sewing, cooking, thrift shopping, dancing, watching old cowboy western movies and going to the Scurry County Senior Citizen Center..

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Jose Ysidro Lara, two sons, Claudio and Gonzalo Lara, her granddaughter, Sara Lara, three grandsons, Marcus, Michael Anthony and Gabriel Lara and two sisters, Mary Hermisillo and Lydia Rodriquez.

Survivors include three sons, Joe Lara Jr. of Snyder, Luis Lara and wife, Belinda, of Snyder and Sabino Lara, of Snyder; four daughters, Lucy Lara of Cedar Hill, Helen Lara of Snyder, Martha Lara of Snyder and Linda Carrisalez and husband, Joe, of Snyder; two brothers, Faustino Torres Jr. of Snyder and Servero Torres of Lubbock; four sisters, Lucy Hermosillo and husband, Ben, of Snyder, Rosa Flores of Waco, Isabel Marquez and husband, Luis, of Arlington and Virginia Burgain of Arlington; 18 grandkids; 27 great-grandkids; and five great-great-grandkids.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting .

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