There will be a luncheon for friends and family at am, the funeral at pm, with burial immediately following at Northfield Cemetery (near intersection of FM94 and FM656). of Amarillo and Greg Hill of Dallas; two stepchildren, Erika Evans and Dylan Roberts; three sisters, Nancy Bragg of Amarillo, Patricia Bragg and husband Gayland and Becky Young, all of Wichita Falls; and five grandchildren, Zakory Hill, Brooklyn Stach, Tyler Evans, Lacy Roberts and Zadie Roberts. Lon Ray Morris Lon Ray Morris, 72, died Sunday, May 4, 2014 in Childress. Lon Ray was born on March 19, 1942 in Childress to John Thomas and Janie Irene (Miller) Morris.Ricky Hill Ricky Hill, 65, died Tuesday, May 6, 2014. Graveside services were held on Wednesday, in Childress Cemetery with Trey Morgan, Pastor of Childress Church of Christ, and Dr. A lifelong resident of Childress, he loved the outdoors.As grandfather to nine, his free time was spent entertaining them both at home, and through annual trips to the San Diego Wild Animal Park and Disneyland.Our beloved James, has been a faithful steward of Gods blessings, leaving a legacy of love and honor.Visitation will be Friday May 16, 7pm to 9pm, at Johnson Funeral Home in Childress. He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother-in-law, Eddie Bragg.The funeral will be on Saturday, May 17 at Calvary Baptist Church in Childress. He was raised in Childress, where he graduated from Childress High School before his enlistment in the Navy. Survivors include his wife, Lesa Roberts of Amarillo; two sons, Ricky Dale Hill Jr.He was also a member of the Childress Church of Christ. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to We Can Care, Inc., c/o Tracey Lambert, PO Box 7, Childress, Texas 79201. He was Life Member of Mensa, Life Member of The University of Texas Exes, member of Harley Owners Group, and member of South Shore Christian Church. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to South Shore Christian Church or Loaves & Fishes. A long time Houston resident, Jim was in the insurance business for many years.Survivors include his wife, Diane Morris of Childress; a son, Jeff Morris of Childress; a daughter, Larissa Williams and husband, Keith of Childress; aunt and uncle Dorothy Miller and husband Donald of Childress; an aunt, Glenda Gibson of Wichita Falls; three grandchildren, Evan Williams and wife Twyla of Lubbock, Dustin Williams of Childress and Jakob Williams of Childress; a great niece, Lauren Morris of Childress and a great nephew, Landon Jones of Memphis. Fred Herren Fred Herren, age 78, passed away on Monday, May 5, 2014. He is preceded in death by his parents and one sister, Margaret Ann Bennett of Fort Worth, Texas. Most recently, he was involved in sales and service of office equipment.
He was a skilled craftsman, and made knives and canes, many of which he gave away to local friends and acquaintances. He married his wife of 56 years, Janis Jones, on December 27, 1957. In 1981, he opened Diamontrigue Jewelry in Corpus Christi, Texas.His master said to him, Well done, my good and faithful servant Come, share your masters joy. Most of all, Ricky loved his family and cherished the time he spent with them.(Mt )James is preceded in death by his father, James; mother, Virginia; infant twin sister and brother, Fay and Ray; sister, Ruth; and brothers, William and Franklin. R.; daughters, Deborah Shippey Meyer and Marilyn Shippey Buron; sons-in-law, Robert Meyer and John Buron; daughter-in-law, Sandra Mc Clintock Shippey; grandchildren, Jason Meyer, Charity Meyer York, Amity Elizabeth Robbins, John Meyer, John Buron, Matthew Shippey, Michael Ozols, Sara Ozols Olson, and Brian Ozols: and 20 great grandchildren. He will be remembered for his caring, compassionate personality.She has been known to be up before the sun was up gathering black-eyed peas to find a badger prowling around in the garden.She asked him what he was doing up before the sun, and then killed him with a 5-gallon bucket.