Odetta Ruth <I>Young</I> Lightcap


Odetta Ruth Young Lightcap

Floydada, Floyd County, Texas, USA
Death 28 Mar 1999 (aged 87)
Amarillo, Potter County, Texas, USA
Burial Kress, Swisher County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 182582059 View Source
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Services for Odetta Anderson Lightcap, 87, of Kress will be at 3 p.m. Tuesday at Kress Church of Christ with Jack McCall, pastor, officiating.

Burial will be in Kress Cemetery under direction of Wallace Funeral Home.

She died Sunday, March 28, 1999, at St. Anthony's Hospice in Amarillo.

She was born Jan. 26, 1912, in Floyd Co. She was raised in Kress, where she attended schools. She married Bill Anderson in 1930. He died in 1967. She married Ray Lightcap on May 15, 1971, in Tulia. They ranched in Tulia. They moved to Saquache, Colo., in 1980 where they also ranched. He died on Jan. 24, 1995, in Colorado. She returned to Tulia in 1995, and then to Amarillo in 1996. She was a member of the Church of Christ in Tulia.

Survivors include two foster sons, Paul Anderson of Virginia Beach, Va., and James Anderson of California; two step-daughters, Betty Jo Spurgeon of Liberal, Kan., and Dorothy Spurgeon of Las Animas, Colo.; two step-sons, Clifford Lightcap of Garden City, Kan., and Richard Lightcap of Las Animas, Colo.; three brothers, Floyd Young of Lubbock, Dr. Eddie E. Young of Lubbock and Ted Young of Fort Worth; two sisters, Delia Love of Lubbock and Glenna Jacobsen of Amarillo; 24 grandchildren; and 33 great grandchildren.

The family suggest memorial to St. Anthony's Hospice, P.O. Box 950, Amarillo 79179 or to the Kress Cemetery Fund, Kress 79052.

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