From our October 19, 2000 edition.


Graveside services for Joe Bob Carmichael, age 69, were held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, October 16, 2000, in Citizens Cemetery with Rev. Bill Hodges, Pastor of the Nazarene Church in Clarendon, officiating.  Burial was held in Citizens Cemetery under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc.

Mr. Carmichael died Friday, October 13, 2000, in Clarendon.  He was born December 19, 1930, in Quitaque and was a resident of Donley County much of his life.  He married Shirley Wilkins on January 1, 1956, at Clovis, NM.  He had worked as an electrician and in construction for much of his life before his retirement.  He was a US Army Veteran of the Korean Conflict and was a member of Clarendon VFW Post 7782.  He was a Nazarene.

Survivors include his wife, Shirley Carmichael of Clarendon; two daughters, Kathy Moss of Pampa and Bobbi Jo Sipe of Reagan, North Dakota; two sons, Eddie Carmichael of Clayton, NM and Jerry Carmichael of Clarendon; twelve grandchildren; and ten great grandchildren.

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