|Birth: ||Dec. 29, 1918|
|Death: ||Dec. 16, 2008|
Clarissa LaVerne Elliott Hubbard passed away at Panama City Beach, Fla., on Tuesday, December 16, 2008. Born December 29, 1918 in San Angelo, she was the daughter of Samuel Harrington Elliott and Flossie Smith. She moved to Lubbock as a youngster and was a 1937 graduate of Lubbock High School. She married R. Pete Hubbard on November 14, 1937. Lt. Hubbard was a longtime member of the Lubbock Police Department. They resided their family in Lubbock during which time they were members of the Central Baptist Church.
Mrs. Hubbard had been a resident of Panama City Beach since 1989. A devoted wife, mother, and grandmother, she was a cheerful and gregarious person who enjoyed many friendships. She took pride in being able to maintain an independent lifestyle. She enjoyed playing bridge and bingo.
She is survived by daughters, Sammye Kay Larson and husband Gerald G. Larson of Houston, Johnnye Lynn Holt and husband Bob Holt of Panama City Beach; a daughter-in-law, Sandra Hubbard of Panama City Beach; sister, Bobbie Nell Chapman of Dallas; seven grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren. She will be missed by her family and many friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Mr. and Mrs. S. H. Elliott; her husband, R. Pete Hubbard; and son, Allen Wayne Hubbard, former outdoor writer for the Panama City News-Herald.
Graveside services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, December 20 at the City of Lubbock Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Sanders Funeral Home on Saturday from 11:30 to 12:30 p.m. prior to the service. Lubbock arrangements are under the direction of Sanders Funeral Home. Panama City Beach arrangements are under the direction of Wilson Funeral Home.
City of Lubbock Cemetery
Plot: Block 47
Created by: David Sifford
Record added: Dec 19, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32283895
Pete & Laverne were dear friends of my grandparents, Pete & Yvonne McGee. They are truly missed!|
Added: Jan. 23, 2010