Funeral/Death Notices


Billye Bagby, 95 of Lampasas, Texas died Wednesday October 31, 2018 at Rollins Brook Community Hospital.

She was born February 6, 1923 in Lampasas, the daughter of Chester Weaver and Willie Frances (Howard) Weaver. Billye grew up here and graduated from high school and later married Chester F. Bagby July 4, 1942.

She worked for many years at Chastain-Miller Dept. Store on the Square as a sales person and loved it. Billye was a member of Central Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), where she was Deaconess Emeritus. She was also a member of Christian Women’s Fellowship, the 36 Club, Book of the Month Club, and a volunteer at Lampasas Mission.

She is survived by her husband, Chester F. Bagby; daughter, Debby Bagby Campbell and husband Wallace, and by two grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.

A funeral service will be held Saturday, Nov. 3rd, at 10am at Sneed Funeral Chapel. Burial will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery.

Elbert Rabon Lee, 99 of Lampasas, TX died Oct. 29, 2018 at Spring Oaks Nursing and Rehab.

He was born November 28, 1918 in Briggs, Texas the son of Reuel S. Lee and Sarah Minnie (Perry) Lee. Rabon grew up in Briggs, Oakalla, Killeen and Lampasas areas. He married Bonnie B. Brittain December 15, 1936. Rabon had worked at a service station, a meat market in Florence, raised livestock and worked for Ronnie at the parts store in Lampasas.

He is survived by one grandson, Tom Rees of Ohio and other realtives, Estelle Long, Leta Glass, Dortha Walker, Theron Sheffield.

Rabon was preceded in death by wife and son, Elbert Robert Lee and siblings; Henry, Ida Mae, Leta and Leila

 Funeral service will be today,  Nov. 2, at 10am at Sneed Funeral Chapel. Burial will follow in Gillum Cemetery. Visitation is an hour prior to the service.