Feb. 7 Obituaries
Manuela “Nellie” Medrano, 81, of Snyder, died Friday, Feb. 1, 2019.
Funeral service for Mrs. Medrano will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Snyder.
Alice Geraldine Parker, 88, of Snyder, died Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2019 in Snyder.
Graveside service for Mrs. Parker will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Roby Cemetery with Ray Orr officiating. The service will be under the direction of Bell-Cypert-Seale Funeral Home.
Visitation will be held from 6-7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
She was born on Aug. 7, 1930 at her home near Roby. Her parents were Perry and Jewel Cummings. She married Jack Parker of Roby on Jan. 27, 1949. He passed away on May 3, 1960. She received a degree in education from Hardin-Simmons University. She worked for Sweetwater ISD for 11 years, teaching fourth and sixth grades and as a high school supervisor in the special needs program. She worked for Snyder ISD for 16 years as a principal at Northeast and West elementary schools. After her retirement, she taught adult education at Western Texas College for 10 years. She also served two terms as a trustee on the Snyder ISD school board. She was an active member of the Scurry County Retired Teachers Association and the First Baptist Church. In 2017, she received recognition from Delta Kappa Gamma as a 50-year member.
She loved all her family and friends dearly. Thank you to all who cared for her the last few years.
She was also preceded in death by her parents, Perry and Jewel Cummings, one brother, Roy Cummings, and one son, Jerry Parker.
Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Margaret and David Cunningham; her daughter-in-law, Karen Parker; four granddaughters and their spouses, Stacey Parker, Lacey Parker, Kate and Andrew Johnes and Abby and Eric Stinehart; three great-grandchildren, Ellie and Evelyn Johnes, and Christofer Stinehart; and many cousins, nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be made to Snyder Christian School, P.O. Box 510, Snyder, TX 79550.
Online condolences may be posted at www.bellcypertseale.com.
Carol Sue Schattel, 68, of Snyder, died Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019.
Funeral arrangements are pending at Miller Family Funeral Home.