William Monroe “Bill” Spurgers, 82, departed this world to be with His Lord, many relatives and friends on Thursday, April 7, 2011. A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, April 17, 2011, at the cemetery Chapel in Eldorado, TX, officiated by his son Timothy Spurgers. Services are under the direction of Shaffer Funeral Home/Sherwood Way.
Bill was born in San Angelo to Lorenzo J. and Nettie Spurgers on April 14, 1928. He proudly served his country in the United States Army during the Korean War. After returning home he spent most of his life in law enforcement, insurance and working for Mobil Oil Company.
He is survived by his wife Nell Spurgers and his brother, James Spurgers both of San Angelo; daughter, Rhetta and husband Glenn Wright of Granbury; son, Timothy Spurgers of Granbury; step sons, Lannie Spurgers of Longview, David Spurgers, Kye Spurgers, and Robert Spurgers all of San Angelo; sister- in-law, Gloria Perry of San Angelo; seven grandchildren, four great grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. The family would like to say a special thanks to the Vista Care Hospice of San Angelo for their love and care and for always being there when we needed them.
ELDORADO - Agustina Servin Rodriguez, 83, of Eldorado went to be with her Heavenly Father April 5, 2011. A celebration of her life will be at 10 a.m. Friday, April 8, 2011, at the Agape Assembly of God at 401 W. Murchison Ave. Agustina was born Aug. 28, 1927, to Anastasio and Micaela Servin in Mexico.
She was married to Pomposo Rodriguez Sr. in August 1942. They were happily married for 60 years. Agustina was a lifelong member of Getsemani Assembly of God. Her pastor was Peter Thornton. To her family, she was affectionately known as "Welita." A dedicated homemaker, who's deep faith in the Lord inspired her family and loved ones. Always with a kind word, a gentle touch and always a warm meal. She knew no strangers, her kitchen had an open door, a meal made with love for all who entered. Generous to those in need.
ELDORADO - Lawrence (Dutch) Dannheim, 76, passed away on April 2, 2011, at Robert Lee Care Facility. Graveside Funeral Services were 2 p.m. Monday, April 4, in Eldorado Cemetery. Lawrence was born June 24, 1934, in Eldorado, Texas, to Harvey and Emma Dannheim. Lawrence was a honorable husband to Oretha Powell Dannheim. They married Aug. 31, 1956, in Eldorado, Texas. Lawrence was preceded in death by Oretha on Aug. 31, 2007.
ELDORADO-Billy Jack Reynolds, 85, of Eldorado, passed away at home on Thursday, March 31, 2011. Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, April 4, in Eldorado Cemetery. Billy Jack was born on March 30, 1926, in Irion County to Charles M. and Minnie Clark Reynolds. He graduated from Eldorado High School in May, 1943, and joined the Navy in the fall of 1944. After being discharged in 1946, he returned to the family farm where he resided the rest of his life.