|Birth: ||Aug. 6, 1912|
|Death: ||Dec. 9, 2003|
Debs Eugene Widner, 91, of Melrose, died Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2003, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis.
He was born on Aug. 6, 1912, near Olustee, Okla., to Earl and Ethyl Widner.
At six months of age he moved with his parents to a homestead in the Deep Lake community northwest of Melrose. He married Audrey Pinkston on Dec. 23, 1937. They lived near the homestead where he farmed, ranched and worked as a carpenter.
He was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, Luther, Wiley and Earlie; two sisters, Myrtle Smith and Nova Willis; an infant son, Gary Lynn; and a grandson, Brandon Heath Widner.
Survivors include three sons, Monte Edwards of Augusta, W.Va.; Harvey Widner (and wife, Violet) of Duncanville, Texas, and Jimmy Widner (Elaine) of Willmar, Minn.; two daughters, Donna Burch (Gary) of Amarillo and Connie Fischer (Ken) of Waco, Texas; a nephew, Stanley Pinkston; two sisters, Nellie Mae Stack and Opal House, both of Amarillo; 10 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
Early Erskin Widner (1881 - 1966)
Ethel Elizabeth Thrash Widner (1889 - 1980)
Gary Lynn Widner (1948 - 1948)*
Luther Albert Widner (1908 - 1993)*
Myrtle Edna Widner Smith (1910 - 1979)*
Debs Eugene Widner (1912 - 2003)
Early Edwin Widner (1914 - 2003)*
Nova Ethel Widner Teasley Greenhaw Willis (1916 - 1999)*
Nellie Mae Widner Slack (1919 - 2004)*
Wiley Wesley Widner (1924 - 2001)*
New Mexico, USA
Maintained by: Jeff Janssen
Originally Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
Record added: Dec 11, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8173817