July 8 obituaries
Richard Alaniz, 52, of Hermleigh, died Sunday, July 7, 2019 at his residence in Hermleigh with his wife and five sons by his side.
Funeral service for Mr. Alaniz will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Bell-Cypert-Seale Funeral Home with Pastor John Pena officiating. Burial will follow at Hermleigh Cemetery.
Visitation will be held from 6-7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Born on April 1, 1967 in Brownfield to Jesus Alaniz and Elizabeth Vasques, he married LaFonda Ford on July 12, 1987 at Central Baptist Church in Hermleigh. He was a driller in the oilfield and a cotton farmer.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Johnny Alaniz.
Survivors include his wife, LaFonda Alaniz of Hermleigh; five sons, Cody Alaniz, Michael Alaniz, Jake Alaniz, Jesse Alaniz and Jadon Alaniz, all of Hermleigh; one sister, Violet Romo of Raymondsville; and eight grandchildren.
Online condolences may be posted at www.bellcypertseale.com.
Roxann Mendoza, 29 of Snyder, died Thursday, July 4, 2019.
Funeral arrangements are pending at Miller Family Funeral Home.
Lennie Wells, 92, of Comanche, died Monday, July 1, 2019.
A memorial graveside service for Mrs. Wells will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Hillside Memorial Gardens under the direction of Heartland Funeral Home of Comanche.