July 31 Obituaries
Wanda Bernice Griffin, 88, died Saturday, July 28, 2018 in Brady.
Funeral service for Mrs. Griffin will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday in the Robert-Massie Funeral Home Chapel in San Angelo with the Rev. Keemydrick R. Mackey officiating. Burial will follow at Belvedere Memorial Park Cemetery.
Visitation will be held from from 6-8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Mrs. Griffin was born on Sept. 24, 1929 in San Angelo to Henry and Bertha (Graham) Holloway. She lived in Fort McKavett on the San Saba River, where she enjoyed fishing and feeding the wild turkeys out of her kitchen window. She was a strong woman and worked hard all of her young life to raise her kids. In the 1950s and 1960s, she worked at Dumond Plastics and the San Jacinto School cafeteria. In the late 1960s, she worked in the Regan School cafeteria and in the 1970s, she worked in the John Glenn Jr. High school cafeteria, all in San Angelo.
She was an avid cook. She loved cooking for her families Thanksgiving and Christmas dinners, with her good old home-cooking recipes. We can attest to her superb pie-making skills, as well as to her hot dinner rolls that were sought by many people.
She was fond of garage sales and auctions, enjoyed riding around in the park and loved looking at the ducks.
She was a survivor of three heart attacks and three different types of cancers. The last type of cancer, she was unable to fight it off.
She loved her children, good-looking grandsons and granddaughter and all of her great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Wilber “Hoot” Griffin; three children, Joy, Kathy and Calvin Miller; and one great-granddaughter, Krystal Green-Coates.
Survivors include two sons, Paul Miller of Mason and Vick Miller and his wife, Connie, of Snyder; one daughter, Pansy Miller of San Angelo; four grandchildren, Kenny Miller of Snyder, Benny Miller and his wife, Tammy, of Lubbock, Matthew Miller and his wife, Rebekah, of Abernathy and Lisa Green of San Angelo; and nine great-grandchildren.
Online condolences may be posted at www.millerfamilyfuneralhome.com.
Debbie Kay Roemisch, 57, of Hermleigh, went to be with Jesus during the afternoon of Friday, July 27, 2018 at her home.
Funeral service for Mrs. Roemisch will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Colonial Hill Baptist Church with Josh Smith, of Central Baptist Church in Hermleigh, and Alan Culp, of First Baptist Church in Hermleigh, officiating.
Burial will follow at Lone Wolf Cemetery under the direction of Bell-Cypert-Seale Funeral Home.
Visitation will be held from 6-7 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Debbie was born on Oct. 15, 1960, in Snyder to W.D. and Wanda Lou Myers. She graduated from Snyder High School in 1979. She married Joe Roemisch on June 9, 1979 at Colonial Hill Baptist Church. They recently celebrated their 39th wedding anniversary at the river. Debbie was a member of Central Baptist Church in Hermleigh, where she received her salvation from Jesus Christ and was baptized. She also served in multiple capacities, but especially enjoyed being the nursery director.
Debbie was a homemaker. She loved Jesus Christ, her children, grandchildren, family, and her church family. She had a servant’s heart, and loved to bring joy to others.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Wanda Lou Myers; her father-in-law Juluis Roemisch; and her grandparents, Dee and Ola Mae Myers and Edgar and Iris Powledge.
Survivors include her husband of 39 years, Joe Roemisch of Hermleigh; one daughter, Jennifer Young and her husband, Jeremiah, of Amarillo; one son, Jeremy Roemisch and his wife, Shauni, of Snyder; four grandchildren, Emmalyn Young and Tristan Young, both of Amarillo, and Cooper Roemisch and Ryan Roemisch, both of Snyder; her parents, W.D and Linda Myers of Snyder; her mother-in-law, Jayme Roemisch of Hermleigh; four sisters, D’Ann Preston and her husband, Ross, Kellye Jackson and her husband, Victor, and Dawn Myers, all of Snyder, and her twin, Danna Daughtry and her husband, Marc, of Charlotte; one brother, William Myers of Las Vegas, Nev.; many nieces and nephews; and many friends who she also called family.
Online condolences may be posted at www.bellcypertseale.com.