Earl Wayne Terrill

February 05, 2001

Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday in Terrace Park Cemetery in Holtville for Earl Wayne Terrill, 61, of Holtville, who died Thursday in his home.

The Rev. David Strong of Maranatha Fellowship of Holtville will officiate.

Mr. Terrill was born Oct. 23, 1939, in Henryetta, Okla. He came to the Imperial Valley with his parents in 1944, settling in Holtville. He attended local schools and graduated from Holtville High School in 1957. He later attended Imperial Valley College and California State University, San Jose. He married Charlotte Randolph in Yuma on Jan. 25, 1958. The couple recently celebrated their 43rd wedding anniversary.

Mr. Terrill worked for Clark's Texaco all through high school, went to work for Lloyd's Pest Control in 1960 and started his own business, Matador Pest Control, in 1976.

He was a member of First Assembly of God of El Centro.

He was preceded in death by his, father, Wes Terrill on Jan. 16, 1992; son, Michael Wayne Terrill on March 16, 1992; and mother, Ruby Juanita Terrill on Nov. 27, 2000.


Survivors include his wife, Charlotte Terrill of Holtville; mother-in-law, Lois Randolph of El Centro; daughter, Sherry Terrill of Holtville; brother and sister-in-law, Dale and Linda Terrill of Holtville; sister, Pat Machetta of Oklahoma; sister-in-law, Shirley Bentley of El Centro; and numerous nieces and nephews.

The family suggests donations be sent in Mr. Terrill's memory to the American Cancer Society.


Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday in Hems Bros. Mortuary chapel in Calexico for Rosa M. Welsh, 68, of Calexico, who died Thursday in El Centro Regional Medical Center. Rosary will be said at 7 p.m.

Mass will be celebrated at noon Wednesday in Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church in Calexico with the Rev. Gerardo Fernandez officiating.

Burial will be in Mountain View Cemetery in Calexico.

Mrs. Welsh was born Aug. 23, 1932, in the state of Sonora, Mexico. She lived in the Imperial Valley for the past 35 years and was a homemaker.

She was a member of Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church.

Survivors include her brother, Alfonso Marquez of Mexicali; sisters, Anita Marquez of Mexico and Serena Ayala of Calexico; niece and spouse, Blanca and Martin Mejia of El Centro; and numerous other nieces and nephews.


Memorial services will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday in Frye Chapel & Mortuary in Brawley for Hilario Molina, 75, of Brawley, who died Friday in his home.

Jesus Carmona will officiate.

Burial will be in Riverview Cemetery in Brawley.

Mr. Molina was born Oct. 21, 1925, in the state of Jalisco, Mexico. He was raised in Jalisco before coming to the Imperial Valley at a young age. He worked as an irrigator for Harry Casey Farms for many years.

Survivors include his wife, Antonia Molina of Brawley; sons, Sergio and Salvador Barron and Raul Molina, all of Brawley; daughters, Anna Molina and Lupe Agatep, both of Brawley; brother, Francisco Molina of Jalisco; eight grandchildren and one great-grandchild.


Visitation will be from 1 to 9 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday in Healey Mortuary at 405 N. Sanborn Road in Salinas for Mary Jo Pemberton, 68, of Salinas, who died Friday in her home.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday in Healy Mortuary chapel in Salinas.

Burial will be in Garden of Memories Cemetery in Salinas.

Mrs. Pemberton was born Nov. 2, 1932, in Perkins, Okla. She graduated from Salinas High School in 1950. She married Walter Pemberton.

She was a retired vice president for Pemberton Produce Co. and a member of the Women of Agriculture in Salinas and Imperial Valley. She was a league member at Valley Center Bowl.

She enjoyed bowling, playing cards and was an avid San Francisco 49ers football fan, according to family.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Walter Pemberton, in August 1996; and sister June Wilson.

Survivors include her daughters, Mary Jo Pemberton of Salinas and Cheryl Furlong of Hollister; sons, Arty, Ron and Matthew Pemberton, all of Salinas; father, Oliver Sadler of Santa Cruz; sisters, Carol Odom of Arkansas, Patricia Sillix of Sacramento, Dolores Combs of Salinas and Joan Jackson of Santa Cruz; brothers, William Sadler of San Jose, Donald Sadler of Missouri and Richard Sadler of Santa Cruz; seven grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.


Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday in Hems Bros. Mortuary chapel in Calexico for Mary H. Medina, 82, of Calexico, who died Wednesday in El Centro Regional Medical Center. Rosary will be said at 7 p.m.

Mass will be celebrated at 9 a.m. Thursday in Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church with the Rev. Edmundo Zarate officiating.

Burial will be in Mountain View Cemetery in Calexico.

Mrs. Medina was born Feb. 12, 1918, in Brawley. She was raised and attended schools in Brawley. She was a well-known seamstress in Calexico and had worked for various clothing factories there. She sewed for movie production companies when they filmed in the Valley.

She was a foster parent for more than 25 years and cared for five different groups of children.

Survivors include her daughters, Clara Ramos and Lupe Goodin, both of Barstow, Mary Irma Zazueta of Calexico and Mary Louise Torres of Spring Valley; son, Robert Medina of Brawley; brother, Arthur Fimbres of San Diego; 20 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

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