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Announcements, Prayer Requests and Obituaries
Issue 101
Prayer Requests
Sandy Myers, 3313 Wexford, El Paso, TX 79925 (sister of Faye Brown), very high blood pressure.

Bea Pierson, Tulsa, Okla., irregular heartbeat. She is recovering from pacemaker insertion.

Evelyn Ritenbaugh, recovering from appendicitis.

Joyce Savannah, 18621 Blueberry Ln., No. A205, Monroe, WA 98272, needs permanent employment.

Lucille Smith, recovering from hip replacement surgery.

Billy Stefek, P.O. Box 10085, Killeen, TX 76547, recovering from eye surgery.

Rhoda Young, 51, 77 Main St., No. 1110, Lockport, NY 14094, cancer, mastectomy surgery recovery.

Darn Churchill, injured knee.

Jon Coffee, P.O. Box 133, Sulphur Springs, TX 75483, renal failure.

Joel Cohn, chest and stomach problems.

Ann Copeland, 80, 1400 Nottoway, Bossier City, LA 71112, congestive heart failure, kidney problems.

Rick Foster, kidney stones.

Mr. and Mrs. Brad Walker of Elkhead, Mo., death of 4-year-old daughter.

Fern Carlson, hip replacement pending.

Ken Carlson, heart problems.

Lyna Jane Bryant, 900 Westbrook Cir., Sulphur Springs, TX 75482, double mastectomy recovery, chemotherapy.

Prayer Requests (cont.)
Jonfre Airington, 2650 W. Union Hills Dr., No. 153, Phoenix, AZ 85027, breathing problems and weakness after pneumonia.

Donald Berkey Jr., 600 S. Chestnut St., Scottdale, PA 15683, laser surgery aborted, waiting for new procedure.

Hannah Bradford, 192 Lakeshore Cir., Oxford, MI 48371, cancer.

James Robert "Bob" Worthen
James Robert "Bob" Worthen

James Robert "Bob" Worthen died Tuesday, June 28. He was born on March 7, 1929, in Houston, Texas, to the late James Thomas and Ima Smith Worthen. He graduated from Conroe High School in 1946. He was a brick mason for 60 years. He received a gold card from the International Union of Bricklayers and Allied Craft Workers in 1996. He served in the U.S. Army 1954-1956.

He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Helen, and their sons and daughters-in-law, the Honorable James T. "Jim" and Laura Worthen of Big Sandy; Robert W. and Lisa Worthen of Texarkana; Perry M. and Nancy Worthen of Big Sandy; S. Forrest Worthen of Big Sandy; and daughter and son-in-law, Sarah A. and Michael Wilson of Big Sandy. He is further survived by grandson, Wesley Worthen of Longview; granddaughter and grandson-in-law, Scarlet and James Ellis of Longview; grandsons, Mark Worthen and Wynn Worthen of Big Sandy; and granddaughter, Christine Wilson of Big Sandy; along with one great-granddaughter, Arielle Worthen. He is also survived by four brothers and sisters-in-law, Howard and Betty Worthen of Conroe; Marvin and Marcell Worthen of Tyler; Thomas and Barbara Worthen of Woodinville, Wash.; and Nathan and Pat Worthen of Lufkin, Texas.

He is preceded in death by their daughter, Marietta, and his parents. Bob was a member of the Worldwide Church of God for the past 53 years and served as deacon for over 30 years. He will be greatly missed by his friends and family.

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