If you have any information about a deceased classmate from the class of 1971, please send it Here.

A special thanks to Bobbie (Collier) Badger, class of 1971, for her tireless help in trying to find the most accurate
information possible about our deceased classmates. Her assistance has greatly improved the value of this site.

Name

DOB

DOD

Confirmation - Cause of death

  Wilma Elizabeth 'Libby' (Alford) Davis

10/01/1952

06/12/2017

 Legacy Online - Cancer
  Ila Jo (Alsobrook) Thompson

01/05/53

03/01/2009

 Waco Tribune Hearld - After a long illness
  Bonnie Ellen (Bates) Perdue

02/01/53

08/18/1995

 Confirmed - Auto accident
  David Philip Beal

06/25/53

01/03/2002

 Odessa American online - After a long illness
  George Michael "Mike" Bean

12/13/50

03/29/2006

 Odessa American online - Unknown
  John Marvin Bloodworth

02/26/52

05/02/1999

 Confirmed - Unknown
  Frank Wayne Bolton

06/10/53

02/24/1983

 Confirmed - Motorcycle accident
  Virginia Diane Bond

03/15/53

01/04/1973

 Confirmed - Unknown
  Bob Bowden

06/20/53

12/03/2013

 Odessa American Online - Cancer
  Deborah Jean (Boyd) Shouse

10/06/1952

09/04/2013

 Odessa American - Liver Disease
  Monte Branham

10/21/52

06/18/1977

 Confirmed - Drowning accident on Lake Sabine
  Randall Joe "Randy" Braswell

01/01/53

08/07/2001

 Confirmed - Multiple Sclerosis, Beurger’s disease
  Karen (Broughton) Harry

06/11/1953

11/29/2009

 OAOA - Breast Cancer
  Charles Clinton "Charlie" Bruton

07/03/53

05/18/1999

 Confirmed - Murdered in Nevada
  Jack Cheney

07/02/52

09/10/2006

 El Paso Times - Heart attack
  Bruce Edward Clark

07/01/53

09/28/2008

 Odessa American online - Heart attack
  Charles "Charlie" Cole

02/07/52

04/24/2010

 Odessa American online - Unknown
  Bobbie (Collier) Badger

03/08/1953

06/29/2014

 Confirmed - Stroke
  Sherri (Cope) Durrett Mitchell

10/21/1953

03/10/1992

 Confirmed by brother - Brain Aneurysm
  Billy Ray Corbell

11/24/52

07/20/2007

 Midland Reporter-Telegram - Acute leukemia
  Terry Crews

05/08/53

06/28/2007

 Odessa American online - Unknown
  Pamela "Pam" (Darrough) Crisp

04/10/53

06/08/2003

 Confirmed - Cancer
  Patricia "Patty" Dawson

02/20/53

06/19/1972

 Confirmed - Cancer
  Judy (Dickman) Beard Cooper

03/30/53

01/04/2003

 Confirmed - Cancer
  Richard 'Richie' Donnelly, Jr.

11/19/1952

12/10/2013

 Odessa American Online - Unknown
  Eddie Farrow

12/02/52

03/11/2000

 Odessa American online - Cancer
  Andrew "Andy" Fenton, Jr.

05/26/53

12/12/1998

 Odessa American online - Unknown
  Danny Mack Ford

10/13/1952

11/27/2015

 OAOA Online - Long illness
  Kay Lynn (Foster) McAfee

12/18/53

01/17/1989

 Confirmed - Self-inflicted
  Elizabeth Leigh (Gaddy) Brendel

02/12/53

10/07/2003

 Confirmed - Cancer
  Barbara Jolene (Hayworth) Hawkins

02/17/1953

02/04/2017

 Odessa American online - Unknown
  Karla (Houser) Bird

08/15/53

12/18/2007

 Odessa American online - Cancer
  Helen Kager

06/10/53

05/10/1984

 Confirmed - Airplane crash in Kentucky
  Ofer Katzman

02/19/53

12/16/2001

 Confirmed - Diabetes complications, heart failure
  Donald Gene "Don" Kelly

03/06/53

02/10/1992

 Confirmed - Unknown
  David Krugman

08/15/52

06/29/2007

 Odessa American online - Cancer
  Patricia Ann "Pat" (Leo) Trimm

12/06/52

01/29/2010

 Odessa American online - Unknown
  Debra Jean "Debbie" Leverett

09/29/52

11/13/1970

 Confirmed - Auto accident
  Robert May

10/05/52

12/25/1973

 Confirmed - Unknown
  Mike McDonald

06/13/53

12/15/2002

 Confirmed - Heart attack
  Jerrold 'Jerry' McFarland

11/25/1953

2/09/2014

 Confirmed - OA Online
  Larry Minyen

12/27/52

12/12/1992

 Confirmed - Heart attack
  Walter Briscoe "Walt" Monahan

08/07/53

06/02/2004

 Confirmed - Accidental fall from a pier
  Carl Ray Mondy

02/24/1953

10/02/2015

 OAOA - Pancreatic Cancer
  James "J.E." Moon, Jr.

02/20/53

11/19/1984

 Confirmed - Auto accident
  Cleofas E. Nollola

06/24/53

12/03/1996

 Confirmed - Unknown
  Don Curtis 'Bear' Norrell

04/13/1953

09/26/2015

 OAOA Online- Unknown
  Charles Reeves "Chuck" Oates

11/27/52

05/05/1973

 Confirmed - Heart attack
  Mark Burroughs O'Michael

Unknown

03/20/2017

 Legacy Online - Unknown
  Kerry (O'Neill) Pendergrass

05/24/1953

05/16/2017

 OAOA - Congestive Heart Failure/Diabetes/Emphysema
  Alan Wayne Paschal

03/05/53

06/24/2003

 Confirmed - Unknown
  Robert Dwain Powell

04/12/53

07/25/2012

 Odessa American online - Cancer
  Johnny Floyd Reeves

08/19/53

12/16/1993

 Confirmed - Murdered by a motorist he stopped to help
  Gary Keith Rheingans

08/14/53

05/08/2002

 Odessa American online - Cancer
  Donna Muriel Rushing

07/27/53

02/21/2001

 Confirmed - Unknown
  Darcy (Schwartz) Wilkinson

11/24/53

06/21/2001

 Odessa American online - Unknown
  James Lloyd "Jimmy" Shannon

11/15/52

06/15/1971

 Confirmed - Hydrogen Sulfide poisoning (gas)
  William Melton "Bill" Skinner

02/07/52

12/21/1982

 Confirmed - Accidental hanging
  Jack Paul Slagle

12/31/52

05/08/2003

 Confirmed - Cancer
  Chris Dale Smart

03/10/1953

05/11/2015

 Confirmed - Unknown
  Nick H. Smith

04/01/53

12/08/2008

 Odessa American online - Cancer
  Patricia Anne Stone

02/12/52

03/26/1992

 Confirmed - Unknown
  Mary Kathleen "Kathy" (Stuart) Waybourn

12/24/52

12/06/2011

 Confirmed - Metastatic Adenocarcinoma of the Lung
  Melvin Lee Sweatt

1/22/2011

 OA Online - Unknown
  Jeri Krista (Swilling) Hart

08/29/53

11/05/1997

 Confirmed - Cancer
  James "Jimmy" Thomas

10/21/52

09/23/2001

 Odessa American online - Motorcycle accident
  Pamela Jo "Pam" (Tinsley) Scott

04/19/53

12/11/1985

 Confirmed - Died during childbirth
  Johnnie Lee Walraven

11/24/52

04/29/2000

 Odessa American online - Following a brief illness
  James 'Jimmy' Williams

02/19/1953

07/11/2013

 Odessa American online - Lung cancer
  Gary Mark Wilson

11/12/52

01/28/2012

 Confirmed - Cancer

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