Laveda Tubbs
February 2, 1927  -  July 26, 2018

Laveda Tubbs

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MintonChatwell Funeral Directors
314 S. Hedgecoke
Borger, TX  79007
Friday, July 27, 2018
5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.
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Funeral Service
First Baptist Church
100 S. Hedgecoke
Borger, TX  79007
Saturday, July 28, 2018
10:30 a.m.
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Highland Park Cemetery
931 Sterling St.
Borger, TX  79007
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Laveda Tubbs, 91. Our beloved Mother and Grandmother passed away on July 26, 2018. Funeral service will be Saturday at 10:30 a.m. at the 1st Baptist Church with Rev. Charlie Morgan, Pastor, officiating. Burial will follow at Highland Park Cemetery under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Friday from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.

Mrs. Tubbs was born February 2, 1927 in Cove, AR to Thomas Jefferson "Jeff" Manasco and Julia Ann Davis Manasco. She was one of the longest living members of the 1st Baptist Church and was a member of the Dorcas Sunday School Class. She loved quilting, having made over 50 quilts, she was also an accomplished baker. She loved her family, playing cards and dominoes and she tried to meet everyone's needs. She loved to travel with Thad after he retired from Huber and especially loved to go to Red River, NM.

Laveda was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Thad, her daughter Gloria Counts, four brothers and three sisters.

She is survived by her son Rodney Tubbs of Azle, TX, her daughter Kay Klaus and her husband Ronnie of Amarillo, her two brothers Brice Manasco of Stinnett and Tom Manasco of Cove, AR, her two sisters Ina Vaye Ralls of Borger and Rosella Brown of Cove, AR, six grandchildren Robbie, Melanie, Cody, Rusty, Ceslee and Hannah, fifteen great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren.

Casket bearers will be Rusty Klaus, Cody Tubbs, Robbie Bowling, Leslie Russell and Jonathon Orona.


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  1. Carla and Kevin Flanagin
    Birger, TX

    Dear Kay and family,Sorry to hear of your sweet Mother passing. Laveda was a wonderful sweet Christian lady and friend. I bet she and Thad are happy being back together with Jesus. God bless your family. I loved your parents! Carla

  2. Diane & Charlie Weaver
    Borger, TX

    Dear Kay & family, We were so sorry to hear about the loss of your Mom. We didn't hear about it until after the funeral. God bless your entire. family. Your Mom & Dad will be having a grand reunion. Much Love, Diane and Charlie.

  3. Carolyn Shelton
    Fritch, TX

    What a precious lady. We will miss her. Our loss, Heaven gained!
    Laveda was a dear family friend. We loved her so much. She is now visiting with my mom and dad reminiscing memories. Our prayers are with all of this dear family. RIP Laveda Tubbs!

  4. Wayne Snowden
    Colton, CA

    Our thoughts and prayers are with with Aunt Laveda, Kay Kay, Rodney and your families. I always loved how Aunt Laveda could tell stories of life in Cove and Borger with the family, and "fixing" the exaggerations told by her brothers.

  5. Dale and Paula Skidmore
    Lubbock, TX

    We're so sorry for your loss. The family will be in our prayers.

  6. Michael Plank
    Noblesville, IN

    I remember a strong lady from my childhood 30-40 years ago. Thad and Laveda were always exciting family to visit when my family would make it back to Borger. Rest In Peace, I love you all. Gone, separated, but good times not forgotten!

  7. Kathy Wright Hall
    Carmen, OK

    Ms. Tubbs was my neighbor all my younger years until I got married. She was a very sweet lady. My thoughts and prayers are with all the family. God bless.

  8. Wilma (Hooks) Reynolds
    Borger, TX

    Praying for comfort for her family ๐Ÿ™๐Ÿป
    A very sweet lady guess I will always remember her smile ๐Ÿ’•

  9. Irma Hinds Rynders
    Houston, TX

    Love and prayers to you. Many memories of your family growing up together in Huber Camp. Laveda was a treasure and inspiration. May God comfort you.
    Irma Hinds Rynders

  10. Nita Roper
    Longview, WA

    A beautiful lady. I just loved ththe way she laughed. HUGS

  11. Trisha Wells
    Hobbs, NM

    We are so very sorry for the loss of your Mom. Our love and prayers go out to your family.

    Love ya,
    Steve and Trisha Wells

  12. Ceslee Ritchey
    Longview, WA

    You were the best Grandma! Thank you for the yummy pies and Chicken Foot( I will carry it on to my boys). You will be greatly missed and we all love you so much! Wish you could have meet all my boys, but they loved talking to you on live video! Hugs and kisses๐Ÿ’ž

  13. Sherry kirklin
    Borger, TX

    So sorry for your loss. Prayers for your family.

  14. Donna Pierson
    McGregor, TX

    Tubbs Family , so very sorry for your loss , we have such fond memories of our family with the Tubbs , dad and Thad and Mother and Leveda, hope there having fun with each other in heaven, prayers to all of you , Love Tommy And Donna Pierson

  15. Wendyl Sanders
    Borger, TX

    Tubss Family, Iโ€™m sorry for you loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you. You folks were wonderful neighbors to mine for many years. Iโ€™m out of town and will not be able to atten the service . Sorry, Wendyl Sanders

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