Eugene H. Halfmann, 87, of Amarillo, Texas, formerly of Big Spring, Texas, died Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014, at the Ussery-Roan Texas State Veterans Home in Amarillo. Funeral services will be held at 2: p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014, at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel, in Big Spring. Interment will follow at Trinity Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 4, at the funeral home.
Eugene was born Dec. 4, 1926 in Lott, Texas, and married Jerline Mazur Nov. 16, 1949, in Wall, Texas. Gene served in the United States Air Force during World War II and was an aircraft mechanic. He worked at Webb Air Force Base in Big Spring for 18 years.
He is survived by his wife, Jerline Halfmann of Amarillo, Texas; two sons, Gene Halfmann Jr. and wife, Sandy of Tulsa, Okla., and Gregg Halfmann and wife, Cindy of Tampa, Fla.; two daughters, Linda Halfmann of Amarillo, and Cindy Worthan of Big Spring; four grandchildren; two great grandchildren; two brothers, Melvin Halfmann and Maurice Halfmann; one sister, Mildred Campbell; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph Christopher, Sr. and Florence (Murphy) Halfmann; three brothers, Joe Halfmann, Jr., Donald Halfmann, and Robert Halfmann; and one sister, Kay Sensat.
Arrangements are under the direction of Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring.
Online condolences may be made at: www.npwelch.com