Sept. 19 Obituaries

Dillard Herrley
William Dillard Herrley, 90, of Snyder, died Monday, Sept. 17, 2018 in Snyder. 
Graveside service for Mr. Herrley will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at Hillside Memorial Gardens with the Rev. Larry McAden officiating. The service will be under the direction of Bell-Cypert-Seale Funeral Home.
Visitation will be held from 7-8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Mr.  Herrley was born on June 22, 1928 in Turney to Ivey and Bertie Mae (Emerson) Herrley. He married the love of his life, Johnnie Lou Buttrell, on Sept. 21, 1946 in Odessa. She preceded him in death on Jan. 13, 2000. They were married for 54 years. Dillard moved to Hermleigh with his family at the age of 11. He went to work as a carpenter  during the Snyder boom of the 1950s for 20 years. He then went to work for Sun Oil company for 22 years before retiring. After retirement, he loved to fish with his wife and friends and work in his yard. He was a fan of the Dallas Cowboys.
He was also preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Bert Herrley.
Survivors include one daughter, Shelia Maki and her husband, Keith, of Snyder; two sons, Keith Herrley and his wife, Karen, and Kirk Herrley and his wife, Kathy, all of Snyder; one brother, Sterling Herrley of Scottsdale, Ariz.; seven grandchildren, Kiron Kemp and Keri Edwards, both of San Angelo, Brandon Kemp and Kaleb Herrley, both of Snyder, Kara Smith of Big Spring, Keagan Herrley of Midland and Kelbie Herrley of Lubbock; and 11 great-grandchildren, Audrey and Avan Herrley, Jordan, Justin and Jax  Smith, Luke and Lexi Kemp, Edward Reyes, Kaylin and Jimmy Edwards and Alexis Guerra
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Jesse Rodriguez
Jesse Ruiz Rodriguez, 89, of Snyder, died Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018 at Cogdell Memorial Hospital.
Funeral service for Mr. Rodriguez will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses with Bill Ward officiating. The service will be under the direction of Bell-Cypert-Seale Funeral Home.

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 949    
Snyder, TX 79550
Phone: (325) 573-5486
Fax: (325) 573-0044