Dateline: February 14, 2002
services for Ella Thelma Behrens, age 87, were held at 11:00 a.m. on
Tuesday, February 12, 2002, in the First Baptist Church in Clarendon with
Rev. Truman Ledbetter, pastor, officiating. Burial was held in Citizens
Cemetery in Clarendon under the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors,
Inc., of Clarendon.
Behrens died Sunday, February 10, 2002, in Amarillo. She was born July 2,
1914, in Franklin County, Texas. She was raised in Hedley and had been a
resident of Clarendon most of her life. She had lived at the Hudson House
in Claude for the past four years. She married George Truett Behrens on
August 10, 1938, at Memphis. He preceded her in death on February 16,
1988. She was a retired rural mail carrier. She was a member of the Donley
County Senior Citizens Association and of the First Baptist Church in
include one daughter, Elaine Marshall and husband Ron of Amarillo; one
son, Jerry Behrens and wife Delores of Canyon; two grandchildren, Jara
DuBose and husband Bill of Abernathy and Phil Behrens and wife Stephanie
of Panhandle; three great grandchildren, Brock Behrens and
Brylee Behrens both of Panhandle, and Kalli DuBose of Abernathy.
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