Dateline: May 8, 2008
Pickering, 78, died Saturday, May 3, 2008, in Clarendon.
were held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, May 6, 2008, in the First Assembly of
God in Clarendon with Rev. Matthew Stidham, pastor, officiating and Chuck
Robertson, assisting. Burial was held at Citizens Cemetery in Clarendon.
Services were under the arrangement of Robertson Funeral Directors of
was born May 31, 1929, to Archie Lunsford and Zady Sutterfield Childress
in Clarksville. She married Ellis Pickering, Jr., on January 7, 1947, in
Memphis. She had been a resident of Memphis before moving to Clarendon in
1994. She was a loving mother and grandmother. She was a member of the
Church of God.
was preceded in death by her husband on November 22, 1996; her parents; a
sister, Maudine Stephens; and a brother, Elmer Childress.
include two daughters, Cherry Massingill and husband, Henry, of Clarendon,
and Delena Lake and husband, Lloyd, of Martha, Okla.; two sisters, Pearlie
McCleskey of Burkburnett, and Ruby King of Fort Worth; six grandchildren,
Rhonda Howell and husband, Joe, and Kelly Massingill, all of Clarendon,
Theresa Houck and husband, Rodney, of Amarillo, Donny Lake and wife, Alexi,
Jeffery Lake, and Kevin Lake and wife, April, all of Martha, Okla.; seven
great grandchildren, Lindsey Robertson and husband, Chuck, Abbie
Massingill, Amanda Reynolds, all of Clarendon, Glen Houck and Amber Houck
both of Amarillo, Angelica Lake, and Kaitlyn Lake, both of Martha, Okla.
bearers were Joe Howell, Chuck Robertson, Glen Houck, Donny Lake, Jeffery
Lake, and Kevin Lake.
family requests memorials be to the Donley County Senior Citizens.
our online guestbook at www.RobertsonFuneral.com.
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