Mabel "Mickie" Irene Pharr

of Lubbock, TX

May 30, 1911 - August 1, 2010


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Mabel Irene "Mickie" Pharr of Lubbock departed this life on August 1, 2010 at the age of 99 years. She was born in Hollis, OK on May 30, 1911 to the late Samuel and Maudie McCutcheon. She married Jim Dawson Pharr November 28, 1935 in Brownfield, TX. They resided in the Brownfield community until moving to Yoakum County in March 1948. Mabel worked as a rancher and rural mail carrier in Plains before retiring. She was a member of the Sunset Church of Christ in Lubbock and the Yoakum County Home Demonstration Club.

Her memory will be cherished by two daughters, Sandra Jackson and husband Deen of Lubbock, TX and Gwynette Sturgess and husband Jerry of Larue, TX; one son, Pharon Pharr and wife Susan of Plains, TX; one sister, Lorene Harmonson of Lubbock, TX; seven grandchildren, three step-grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren, 14 step-great-grandchildren, and six great-great-grandchildren.

Mabel was preceded in death by her husband Jim Pharr of 52 years; four brothers, Chester, Lewis, Earl and Elmer McCutcheon; one sister, Ila Mae Tucker; and one granddaughter, Jayme Gayle Lawrence.

The family will receive friends at White Funeral Home Lubbock on Tuesday, August 3rd from 6:00-8:00 PM.

Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, August 4th at 9:30 AM in the White Funeral Home Memorial Chapel with graveside to follow at 2:00 PM at the Plains Yoakum County Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the Lubbock Children's Home, PO Box 2824, Lubbock, TX 79408 or Interim Hospice, 5224 75th Street, Suite D, Lubbock, TX 79424.