Dateline: July 19, 2007

Agnes Justine Terbush Wetsel, 86, died Monday, July 16, 2007, in Groom, Texas.

Services will be held graveside at 10 a.m., Friday, July 20, 2007, at Alanreed Cemetery in Alanreed, with Chris Hatchett, associate minister of North Richland Hills Church of Christ, officiating.  Services were under the arrangement of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., of Clarendon.

Mrs. Wetsel was born August 6, 1920, to Edwin and Hattie Belle Felkner Terbush in Alanreed.  Agnes married James Henry Wetsel on December 16, 1936, in McLean.  Before moving to Groom in 2004, Agnes had lived in Borger for 30 years, Clarendon for two years, and Lubbock for 10 years.  She had been a homemaker and was a nurse’s aide for High Plains Hospital in Borger and Medical Center Nursing Home in Clarendon.  She was a member of the Church of Christ in Groom.

Mrs. Wetsel was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, James Henry Wetsel on December 3, 1995; a son, James Gary Wetsel on January 29, 1990; three brothers: Leroy Terbush, Frank Terbush, Tom Terbush; four sisters: Mary Davis, Lorene Tipton, Jenny Smith, and Ellen Stapp.

Survivors include one son, Eldon Richard Wetsel of Midland; one daughter, Carolyn Jean McWilliams of Howardwick; one sister, Francis Corbin of Groom; seven grandchildren; 20 great grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren.

The family request memorials be to Groom EMS.



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