CROSS PLAINS — Memorial services for Gayland “Gayle” Paulette Germany, 58, of Rising Star, will be at 2 p.m. today at Higginbotham Chapel in Cross Plains.

She died Thursday, Sept. 27, 2007, in Eastland.

She was born April 10, 1949, in Okmulgee, Okla., to James and Frances Thetford Connel. On Feb. 7, 1973, she was married to R.J. Germany in Comanche.

Survivors include her husband, R. J. Germany of Rising Star; sons, Terri Germany and Clint Germany of Austin and Deekon Germany of Arlington; a daughter, Jane Hercun of Austin; a sister, Linda Dixon of Abilene; brothers, Johnnie Connel of Snyder, Marshal Connel of Hobbs, N.M., and Brad Connel of Midland; six grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.