Reese Barrett McBroom
September 25, 1938 - August 12, 2017
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Reese Barrett McBroom, 78, of Lubbock, passed away on Saturday, August 12, 2017. He was born on September 25, 1938 to George Barrett and Roxie Belle (Sawyers) McBroom in Old Glory, TX. Reese attended Aspermont High School, and then Texas Tech University where he graduated in 1963, He also earned his Master's Degree from Texas Tech in 1975. He spent his career in the Lubbock Independent School District, serving as a teacher and coach at Thompson Junior High, then as a vocational counselor at Coronado High School until his retirement in 2001. Reese married Pat Humphrey on October 20, 1961, and they began their lives together. Reese and Pat were happily married for 56 years. Reese was very active in his church. He served as a deacon at Sunset Church of Christ, where he also served in the communion ministry for shut ins, and as a communion coordinator for many years. Reese and Pat helped with funeral meals at Sunset for many years as well. Reese was a friend to everyone he came in contact with, and he will be missed by many.

Reese is survived by his loving wife, Pat; children, Mendi McBroom Bernens and husband, Mike, of Weatherford; Barry McBroom and wife, Laurie, of Haskell; sister, Charlene Thompson and husband, Jack, of Abilene; and two grandchildren, Eddie and Michael McBroom, of Haskell.

He is preceded in death by his mother and father, George Barrett and Roxie (Sawyers) McBroom; stepmother, Vivian McBroom; sisters, Brooksie Trammel, Betty Houseworth, and Billie Haynes.

Visitation will begin at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, August 14, 2017 with family receiving friends from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. at Combest Family Funeral Homes. Celebration of Life will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, August 15, 2017, at Sunset Church of Christ with interment to follow at Resthaven Memorial Park.


      


Reese Barrett McBroom
 
Visitation Schedule
Visitation
Combest Family Funeral Homes
2210 Broadway
Lubbock, TX  79401
Monday, August 14, 2017
1:00 - 8:00 p.m.
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Family Receivign riends
Combest Family Funeral Homes
2210 Broadway
Lubbock, TX  79401
Monday, August 14, 2017
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Map to Visitation Location
 
Service Schedule
Celebration of Life
Sunset Church of Christ
3723 34th St.
Lubbock, TX  79410
Tuesday, August 15, 2017
2:00 p.m.
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Burial Schedule
Resthaven Memorial Park
5740 West 19th Street
Lubbock, TX  79407
Map to Interment Location

 

 

 

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