LOHN — Graveside services for Wanda Lee Degal, 85, will be at 4 p.m. today at Lohn Cemetery with the Rev. Gaylon Morris officiating. Visitation will be from 2 until service time today at Leatherwood Memorial Chapels in Brady.
She died Wednesday, June 4, 2008, in Quincy, Ill.
She was born Feb. 8, 1923, in Red Oak to Worth Rocket and Angelina S. (Knotts) Smith. She was married to Jake Degal on Jan. 21, 1955, in Brady. She had been at Heart of Texas Memorial Hospital for several years, retiring in 1984. She attended Missionary Baptist Church in Brady, and was an area resident most of her life.
Survivors include two sons, Delmar Rocket Colbaugh and wife Peggy of Myrtle Creek, Ore., and Robert Charles Waddill of San Antonio; one daughter, Kathleen Fay Waddill Roe and husband Gary of Quincy, Ill.; a brother, Vernon L. Smith of Granbury; a sister, Bernice R. Smith Ellis of Cleburne; seven grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; and a son, Freddie Starrett Colbaugh.