Dateline: September 15, 2005
for Frankie Lee Longbine, age 83, were held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday,
September 14, 2005, in Hulver Cemetery in Estelline with Rev. Bryan
Knowles, Pastor of Community Fellowship Church in Clarendon, officiating.
Arrangements were under the direction of Robertson Funeral
Directors, Inc., of Clarendon.
Mr. Longbine died
Sunday, September 11, 2005, in Amarillo.
He was born January 4, 1922, in Parnell, Hall County, and spent
most of his life in Estelline. He
married Doris Sams on August 28, 1942.
He worked for much of his life at the Estelline Coop Cotton Gin.
He was a US Army Veteran of World War II.
He was preceded in
death by his wife in 1989; a son, Terry Longbine in 1995; and a grandson,
Christopher Longbine in 1976.
three sons, Clyde Longbine of Amarillo, Monty Longbine of Estelline, and
Glen Longbine of Dallas; two daughters, Wanda Smith of Clarendon and
Gaynell Miller of Wichita Falls; one brother, Leslie Longbine of
California; two sisters, Katie Rogers of Childress and Margaret
Mendez of Amarillo; 18 grandchildren; and 29 great grandchildren.
bearers were Wesley Smith, Danny Longbine, Jerry Longbine, Crue Medina,
Terry Longbine, and Ricky Furr – grandsons of Mr. Longbine.
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