Laura “Edith” Cazee, 84, passed into paradise on January 18th, 2018. She was born on August 13th, 1933 in Desdemona, Texas to Thomas and Ruth Browning. She married the love of her life, George, on October 23rd, 1948. They moved to Hobbs, NM in 1954.
Edith was immersed in the Christian community from an early age. She was an active member of Faith Assembly of God in Hobbs, where she had many friends. She worked at Safeway Supermarket for 20 years and the Lea County Detention Facility Juvenile Unit for 5 years, before retiring in August 31st, 1995. She was Grandmother of the year in 1993 with the Tumbleweed Grandmothers Club #849. She enjoyed reading her bible and visiting with her friends and family.
Edith will be lovingly remembered by her husband of 69 years, George, her surviving children, son George Cazee, Jr. (Janelle), daughters Deborah Pugh (Don) and Cynthia Malowitz (Mark). She will also be fondly remembered by her eight Grandchildren, Chad Cazee, Brandi Adkins (Mickey), John David Pugh, Jennifer Laura Patrick, Joel Thomas Pugh (Valerie), Kynda Orsak (Alan), Hollie Alexander, and Jessica Baldischwiler, and by her seven Great Grandchildren, Michael, Laura, and Allison Patrick, Mickenna and Jaxon Adkins, and Leah and Easton Orsak. She is also survived by Sisters Tommy Ruth Norton, Fern Veazey, Sharon Davis, and Brother Landon Browning as well as her many nieces, nephews, and friends.
Sorry for the lose. Edith was a great lady. Proud to have known her.
Mark KirkKnowles, NM