Obituaries

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Dennie Eloise Poer

Dennie Eloise Poer passed away on Wednesday, June, 13th 2018 in San Saba, Texas. Dennie was born to JT Miles and Faye Miles (Brooks) on August 13th, 1941 in San Antonio, Texas. Dennie was a licensed radio broadcaster in the beginning of her life. While working as a radio broadcaster, Dennie went to nursing school and became a Registered Nurse, in which was the career she dearly loved for 48 years. Dennie was always wanting to help others. After, she was no longer able to continue in her nursing career, she enjoyed embroidering and coloring, and playing with her great-grandchildren. Survivors include her son: Charlie Cummings and wife, Debra of Kermit, Texas; one son-in-law: Buddy Southards; four grandchildren, Jeff and wife, Tina, Bryan, Jonathan, and Rena; three great-grandchildren, Kaitlin and husband, Austin, Azerleigh and Jensen, and Blayde; sister, Marie Vaughn, as well as numerous nieces and nephew.

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13
Jun
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Billie Von Nell Drews

Billie Von Nell Drews, 87 years of age, passed from her earthly life on May 23, 2018 at Falcon Ridge Rehabilitation, surrounded by her family. Billie was born on July 11, 1930 in San Saba, Texas and attended schools in the San Saba school district. She was preceded in death by her mother, Bess V. Jones; daughter, Deborah Ann Klein; and sister, Gloria Knope. Billie’s children are Carey (Barbara) Franklin of Coupland, Texas; Roger Don (Patty) Franklin of New Braunfels, Texas; Jeff Shaw of Thrall, Texas; and Mike (Donna) Shaw of Taylor, Texas. She was “Nanny” to 10 grandchildren, five step-grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren, eight step-great-grandchildren, and three great-great-grandchildren with another on the way.

Wed
13
Jun
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Dolores Mendiola

Dolores Mendiola passed away on Tuesday, June 5, 2018 in San Saba, Texas. Visitation was on Friday, June 8, 2018 from 6:00—7:00 p.m. at Heritage Funeral Home with Rosary following visitation from 7:00—8:00 p.m. Services were at St. Mary’s on Saturday, June 9, 2018, at 10:00 a.m. Dolores was born in San Saba to Samuel Flores and Anastasia Barboza on April 8, 1917. She married Antonio Mendiola on March 25, 1938 in San Saba. Together they had seven children. Dolores loved to cook and spend time with her family. She was lovingly known as Mama Lola and the best tamale maker. Above everything else she was a prayer warrior. She is survived by one son: Mario Mendiola and wife, Gloria; three daughters: Sulema Cisneroz and husband, Lupe; Mirla Reyes, and Suzana Hernandez and husband, Jr.; thirteen grandchildren, thirtytwo great-grandchildren, twentysix great-great-grandchildren; and many friends and family that will miss he dearly.

Wed
06
Jun
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Mayzell Bagley

Mayzell Bagley, 86, of Cherokee, Texas went to be with her Lord and Savior on Thursday, May 31, 2018. Services were held on Saturday, June 2nd, at 2:00 p.m. at the Cherokee Church of Christ. She was born to Daymon Houston and Lettie Mae Morgan Houston on January 3, 1932 in Llano, Texas. Mayzell was married to Dale Bagley, who preceded her in death. They had two children, Damon Bagley and Toni Norris. Mayzell kept busy on the ranch but her family always came first. She loved taking care of her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. She volunteered wherever she was needed, but especially for the Church of Christ in Cherokee. Mayzell is survived by her son: Damon Bagley and wife, Becky; and daughter: Toni Norris and husband, Dwayne; grandchildren: Miko Jennnings and husband, Jason; Chelsea Bagley; David Norris and wife, Kristi; and Daniel Norris and wife, Shayna; and eight great-grandchildren. She will be missed by many family and friends who knew and loved her.

Wed
30
May
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Ashley Nichole Torres Vogel

Ashley Nichole Torres Vogel age, 32 of San Saba, Texas went to her eternal home on Tuesday, May 22, 2018 in San Saba, Texas. Ashley was born on October 5, 1985 in Brownwood, Texas to Jimmy Torres and Theresa Rojas. Ashley graduated from San Saba High School and attended Ranger Nursing School and received a degree as a L.V.N. in August 2014. Ashley worked at Spring Oaks Rehabilitation Center in Lampasas; there she was a head treatment nurse. She was an outgoing person who enjoyed helping others and was always smiling. She loved to watch the Dallas Cowgirls (cowboys) lose. Her sense of humor was always in place. Ashley loved her children and her family dearly.

Wed
30
May
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Clyde-Henry David Childers

Clyde- Henry David Childers, was born January 22, 1960 in San Saba, Texas to Cecil Jasper Childers and Geneva Pauline Moore Childers. He passed away at the age of 58, May 20, 2018 at Hendrick Hospital in Abilene Texas, surrounded by his family. Memorial service will be 2:00 a.m., June 16, 2018 at the Central Baptist Church in San Saba Texas, with Brother Red Watson officiating. Luncheon at noon, prior to the service. Henry moved to Clyde in 1984 and started raising his family. He worked as a welder and a pipe fitter. His children and grandchildren were his whole world, and he was a loving father. He was like a father to Alisha and Anthony Dugan, his two oldest grandchildren. Later in life, he loved to raise cattle as a hobby. He is preceded in death by his parents, brothers Mike Childers and Jesse Childers, and brother in law Don Sugg. Henry is survived by his daughter Melissa Childers, son, Bradley Childers, grandchildren Alisha and Anthony Dugan, Anna and Jasper Childers.

Wed
23
May
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Joan Carol Lewis

Joan Carol Lewis, age 70, of San Saba, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Friday, April 20, 2018, at Shady Shores Nursing home in San Saba, Texas, following a long illness. Joanie was born on July 29, 1947, in Austin, TX to the late Esther W. (Deveny) and Russell A. Lewis, Jr. She was the youngest of three children. Joanie's first home was in San Marcos, followed by Taylor,where she was a Brownie/Girl Scout. The Lewis family moved to San Saba in 1957. A 1965 graduate of San Saba High School, Joanie played flute in the Armadillo Band for four years under the direction of her father who served as Band Director.

Wed
16
May
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Ellis Eugene Daves

Ellis Eugene Daves age 67, of San Saba, Texas passed away on Friday, May 11, 2018 in San Saba, Texas. Ellis was born on June 20, 1950 in Big Springs, Texas to George Ellis Daves and Nina Marie (Parsons). He graduated from Big Springs High School and started working for Yellow Freight in Austin, Texas. In 1987, he went into remodeling which was called G & S Remodeling in Austin, Texas. In 2003, he retired and moved to San Saba, Texas, where he made his home. He enjoyed hunting and fishing. Ellis enjoyed spending time with his family and helping others. Ellis is survived by his children: one son, Cody Daves and wife, Holly, of Pflugerville, Texas; two daughters: Kelly Chau and husband, Tony, of Odessa, Texas and Gena Maldonado and husband, Chris, of Odessa, Texas; five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; and numerous nephews and cousins. He was preceded in death by his parents, three sisters: Elaine Adkins, Donna Russell, and Dana Crowe; and one son, Scott Alan Daves.

Wed
02
May
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Donald Reginald "Regin" Stover, Jr.

Donald Reginald "Regin" Stover, Jr., 45, of Cross Plains, Texas, went to be with Jesus on Tuesday, April 24, 2018, surrounded by his loving family. Funeral services were held Saturday, April 28th, at the First Baptist Church in Cross Plains with David Simmons, officiating, and Tom Merryman, assisting. Burial followed at Blake Cemetery in Brown County, Texas. The family held a visitation on Friday, April 27th at the Higginbotham Funeral Home Chapel.

Wed
02
May
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Mildred Moore Rankin

Mildred Moore Rankin passed away April 27, 2018. Graveside services were held on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. at San Saba Cemetery. Mildred was born on June 23, 1930 in San Saba, Texas to Tom and Nancy Moore. She was the granddaughter of John Henry “Shorty” Brown, who was one of the founders of San Saba. She was an honor roll student in school, graduating in 1949. Mildred married Leslie Taff Rankin on July 30, 1949 and lived on the family farm in Shaw Bend for two years where son Leslie Charles was born on July 25, 1950. In 1952, Mildred moved to the Fort Worth area where she lived for the rest of her life. An excellent homemaker and cook, Mildred was often thought to be a home economics teacher. She was a charter member of the Western Hills Methodist Church. A devoted wife and parent, she is truly missed by family and friends.

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