Gail Delene Bruton, 78, of Hobbs passed away peacefully on Monday, April 16th in Lubbock, Texas after a lengthy illness.
Delene was born on October 9, 1939 to William and Earlene Raymond in Mathis, Texas. She married Ralph Bruton on June 30, 1961. They moved to Hobbs in 1973, and remained there until 2016.
Delene loved God, her family and friends. She enjoyed teaching and volunteering at the church, hosting parties, crafting and painting.
Delene was preceded in death by her parents, brother Doyle Raymond, and husband.
She is survived by her four children: Rochelle Drake and husband, Keith of Granbury, TX; Rhonda Thomack and husband, Ricky of Lubbock, TX; Curtis Bruton and wife, Jennifer of Frisco, TX; Clint Bruton and wife, Tammy of Portland, OR; and 7 grandchildren and brother, Buddy Raymond of Hobbs.
Delene touched so many people. She took me under her wing & she will always be the one person that I will miss everyday. My thoughts & prayers to her dear family.
Carol PetreeHobbs, NM