April 17 Obituaries

Maria DeLeon
Maria DeLeon, 99, died Tuesday, April 16, 2019.
Funeral arrangements are pending at Miller Family Funeral Home.

Juan Martinez
Juan Martinez, 59, of Lubbock, died Sunday, April 14, 2019 in Lubbock. 
Funeral service for Mr. Martinez was held at 2 p.m. today in the Bell-Cypert-Seale Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Emilio Sauceda Sr. officiating. Burial followed at Snyder Cemetery. 
Born on July 23, 1959 in Raymondville to Lorenzo and Desideria (Martinez) Martinez, he married Juanita Vallejo on June 14, 2003. She preceded him in death on Feb. 2, 2019. He was a truck driver and a member of the Fountain of Life Apostolic Church in Lubbock.  
He was also preceded in death by his parents, Lorenzo and Desideria Martinez.
Survivors include one son, Javier Martinez of Lubbock; one daughter, Maria Martinez of Greeley, Colo.; three stepdaughters, Angie Vallejo, Lisa Vallejo and Sara Sauceda, all of Lubbock; eight grandchildren, Daisy Luna of Greeley, Colo. and Raine, Valerie, Amber, Vincent, Isabell, Anthony and Steven, all of Lubbock; one great-grandchild, Jaila; five brothers, Resendo Martinez of Killeen, Saturino Martinez and Jose Martinez, both of Snyder, Mike Martinez of Big Spring and Rumaldo Martinez of Colorado City; and one sister, Maria Anita Martinez Lopez of Snyder.
Online condolences may be posted at www.bellcypertseale.com.

Stephen Parker
Stephen Wayne Parker, 51, died Saturday, April 13, 2019.  
Memorial service for Mr. Parker will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Fannin Terrace Baptist Church in Midland. The service will be under the direction of Davis-Morris Funeral Home in Brownwood.

Vetta Underwood
Vetta Underwood, 81, of Snyder, went to be with the Lord on Monday, April 15, 2019.
Funeral service for Mrs. Underwood will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Trinity United Methodist Church with Donnie Burk and the Rev. Larry Rodgers officiating. Burial will follow at Hillside Memorial Garden under the direction of Bell-Cypert-Seale Funeral Home.
Vetta was born on Aug. 15, 1937 in Marie to Raymond Ray and Beatrice Rose Phillips. She was raised in Blackwell. She married Hazel Underwood on Nov. 12, 1955 in Sweetwater, but they eventually became longtime residents of Snyder and were members of Trinity United Methodist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband and one son, Carl Ray Underwood.
Survivors include one son, Jim Underwood of Abilene; one daughter, Deana Flavel and her husband, Ron, of San Angelo; one granddaughter, Myranda Moody and her husband, Chris, of Early; four grandsons, Camron Flavel, Colin Flavel, and Colton Flavel, all of San Angelo, and Charles Underwood of Snyder; three great-grandchildren, Luke Moody, Kelli Belle Moody and Brooklyn Moody, all of Early; three sisters, Kay Martin of Graham, Billie Jo Huffman of Willis and Esther Coronado and her husband, Mario, of Brownwood; one brother, Bobby Phillips and his wife, Sharon, of Nacogdoches; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Online condolences may be posted at www.bellcypertseale.com.

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 949    
Snyder, TX 79550
Phone: (325) 573-5486
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