E. W. Roe LEVELLAND-Funeral services for Elige W. PeeWee Roe, 80, of Sundown will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013, at First Baptist Church, Levelland, with Dr. Sammy Elliott and Rev. Glen Smith, officiating. Burial will be in Sundown Cemetery under direction of George Price Funeral Home, Levelland. The family will receive visitors at the church from 10 a.m. until noon, on Tuesday. He died Saturday, Dec. 28, 2013. Elige was born on Sept. 5, 1933, to Sam and Zora Roe in Wharton County, Texas. He married MaryAnn Christopher on June 4, 1951, and they had two daughters. Later he married Glenna Craddock on Dec. 22, 1995. He went to work for Lyntegar Electric in Tahoka in 1956, and in 1967 he moved to Sundown, where he was Branch Manager. He retired in October of 1995. Pee Wee was active in the Sundown Community, serving on the Chamber of Commerce, the Lions Club, the Hockley County Appraisal Board, and had served on the Sundown School Board. He was a former deacon of First Baptist Church, Sundown, and a Mason. To say PeeWee was a good man is an understatement. He was a loyal and unconditionally loving husband, father, and friend. Those left to cherish his memory are his wife, Glenna; two daughters, Barbara Roe and Angela Lopez and her husband Herman; three stepchildren, Bill Craddock and his wife Rita, Debbie McCaghren, and Bob Craddock and his wife Regina; five sisters, Inez Gandy, Pat Callaway, Emily Bivens, Ruby Cruz, and Phyllis Cummins; six grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. The family suggests memorials to Hockley County Meals on Wheels, Cal Farley's Boys Ranch, the First Baptist Church, Levelland, or to
. To join the family in celebrating PeeWee's life, please go to www.georgepricefunerals.com.
Published in The Lubbock Avalanche-Journal on Dec. 31, 2013