ELDORADO — Orval Neal Edmiston, 91, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Thursday, March 11, 2010, in Eldorado, Texas. Service was held Sunday, March 14, at the First Baptist Church of Eldorado with graveside service following in the Eldorado Cemetery under the direction of Kerbow Funeral Home.
Orval was born on Feb. 21, 1919, in Eldorado, Texas, to E.N and Idella Edmiston. Orval was married to Charlene Mund Edmiston on April 18, 1942, in San Angelo, Texas. He was a devoted husband, father and Papa. Orval was a graduate of Eldorado High School and was a proud member of the undefeated 1938, Regional Championship Football Team. He continued his education at Oklahoma A&M in Stillwater, Okla.
ELDORADO — Raynaldo (Ray) Romero of Eldorado died Saturday, March 6, in San Angelo. Funeral services was held Tuesday, March 9, 2010, at First Baptist Church in Eldorado. Burial followed in Eldorado Cemetery.
Ray, beloved father, brother, grandfather and great-grandfather was born on Jan. 6, 1943, to Jose and Louisa Romero in Eldorado, Tex. He met his wife, Betty Arispe Romero and was married on Nov. 20, 1965.
Survivors include wife Betty Romero; 3 children, son Mickey Romero and C.C. Puentez, son Joe Romero and wife Christine; a daughter, Lesa Romero; extended son Jason Stensby and family; grandchildren Mi-Ki Jasmine, Holley, and Ray Romero, Brittani, David, Samantha and Amanda Romero, and J.R. and Jadyn Martinez, a brother, Hector Romero and Sherry, a sister, Lydia Salazar, and a great-granddaughter Andi Celeste DeAnda.
ELDORADO — Wilma Jean Logan, age 74, peacefully passed away Friday, March 5, 2010, at her home in Eldorado surrounded by her loving family after a long courageous battle with cancer.
Funeral services was Monday, March 8, 2010 at the First United Methodist Church in Eldorado officiated by Steve Rowe with interment at the Eldorado Cemetery. Funeral arrangements were provided by Kerbow Funeral Home.
Wilma was born Jan. 21, 1936, in Paint Rock, Texas to L.E. Lloyd and Alma Hoffman Lloyd. She grew up on the farm in Schleicher County, graduated from Eldorado High School in 1954 and attended the University of Texas at Austin.
Roy Neal Pippen of Christoval, went to be with his Lord on Saturday, December 19, 2009. Family visitation was Monday at Johnson’s Funeral Home. Funeral Service was Tuesday, December 22, 2009 at Christoval Baptist Church with Rev. Doug Hurt officiating. Interment followed at Christoval Cemetery.
Roy was born February 5, 1953 in Ranger, Texas to John Neal Pippen and Marie Jane Holbert. He was first and foremost a strong Christian man that loved, and was devoted to his family and friends. He was a proud member of Christoval Baptist Church and knew Pastor Doug Hurt and wife Lori as dear friends.