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.
Zelma (“Zee”) Allene Hickman passed away on the evening of March 17, 2011. Zee’s service will be held at 2:00 pm on April 2nd at the Eldorado Cemetery Chapel in Eldorado, Texas.
Zelma was born Dec. 1, 1925 in Stephenville, Texas to Ona Florence Holley. She married Marvin Hickman of Mer edes, Texas in 1943. They lived in El Campo, Texas raising their two sons.
Zelma was active in the ElCampo First United Methodest Church where she taught Sunday School. Zelma worked at Connie’s Studios with great enjoyment, and she was very close to the owners and employees who were like family to her. In El Campo, Zelma and Marvin were also active in the local Square Dancing scene.
Irma Day, 91, passed away on March 9, 2011 in San Angelo.Irma was born in Thomaston, GA on April 28, 1919. In 1945, she married Ralph Day of New York and moved to Midland, TX, where she began her career as a registered nurse. After her husband died in 1966, she pursued her Master’s and became a nursing instructor at Odessa College.She is survived by her children, Graeme Day, Gordy and Angela Day, and Dawna Day of San Angelo; her sisters, Phyllis Gilbert, and Cecil and Gene Day of Thomaston, GA; grandchildren, Larson Day, Annalisa Day, and Lorelei Day of San Angelo.
Graveside service was Friday, March 11 in Midland, TX.
The family wishes to thank Dr. Denver Marsh for years of care and Dr. Powell for recent care of Irma.