Obituaries for Sunray

Christopher Merlin “Chris” McCorkle – October 26, 2013

Monday, October 28th, 2013

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Christopher Merlin “Chris” McCorkle, 20, of Sunray, died Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013.

Services will be at 4:00 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013, at Dumas Church of Christ, 14th St. in Dumas, with DeWayne Gion, minister, officiating.   Burial will be in Brown Memorial Cemetery in Sunray.  Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors of Dumas, 500 N. Maddox Ave.

Chris was born Feb. 1, 1993, in Abilene to Shawn and Dawn McCorkle.  He married Kaylee Elizabeth Gordon on March 9, 2013, in Amarillo.  Chris was a member of Civil Air Patrol and Dumas Church of Christ, 14th St. in Dumas.

Survivors include his wife, Kaylee Elizabeth McCorkle, of the home; his father and mother, Shawn and Dawn McCorkle of Sunray; his father-in-law and mother-in-law, James “J.D.” and Starla Gordon of Sunray; his birth mother, Sandra Crosby of Nashville, TN; his grandparents, Don and Beth Rich of Abilene and Kenneth and Charlotte McCorkle of Alvarado;  his great-grandfather, Noel Head of Mena, AR; his great-grandmother, Jane Bullion of Mineral Wells; and a host of cousins and in-laws.

Patty Mae Hogue – May 17, 2011

Wednesday, May 18th, 2011

Patty Mae Hogue, 65, of Sunray, died Tuesday May 17, 2011.

Funeral Services will be at 10:00 Friday May 20th at the New Life Fellowship Church in Sunray with Rev. Walt Collins, pastor, officiating.   Burial will be at the Lane Memorial Cemetery in Sunray.   Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors of Dumas, 500 N. Maddox.

Patty was born in Welty, OK to Lawrence and Mae Hutchinson on Nov. 2, 1945.   She married Melvin Hogue in 1959 in Dumas.

She is survived by her husband Melvin of the home; three sons, Ronnie Hogue  of Amarillo, Dale Hogue of Dumas, Bruce Hogue of Greenville, TX; one daughter, Robin Hull of Sunray; two sisters, LaVern Hogue, and Debbie Cardenas, both of Sunray; and two brothers, Harlan Hutchinson of Sunray and Jimmy Hutchinson of Stratford; 10 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren.