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Mary Snyder

November 25, 1935 — December 18, 2020


Mary Ola Snyder of Odessa, Texas, passed away on December 18, 2020 on Odessa, Texas.

Mary was born in Roscoe, TX to Louise and Alvie Duncan on November 25, 1935.  She graduated form Roscoe High School.  Mary married Don W. Snyder on December 28, 1953 in Roscoe, TX.  She was a homemaker.  Mary was a Christian and member of the First Baptist Church in Kermit, Texas.  Mary was also employed by Corner Drug in Crane, Texas.  She supported her husband, who was recognized for 19 years in coaching young people in Little League and Pony League, by keeping the statistics for the games.  She sold Avon in Kermit, TX and worked for approximately 10 years as a Medical Receptionist, Insurance Clerk and Medical Records in Pecos, TX.  After moving to Flagstaff, Arizona, she worked for Fairfield Resorts.

Mary Snyder is preceded in death by her parents; one brother, Jack Duncan; and her husband, Don W. Snyder.

Mary Snyder is survived by one daughter, Vickilyn Galle and husband Danny Galle; sons, Dal W. Snyder and wife Linda, Terry Don Snyder and wife Shari; one sister, Patsy Pool; grandchildren, Jeri Lyn Evans, Denice Kaptain and husband Troy, Shanna Galle Ortalejo and husband Jose, Scott Snyder and wife Cara, Brandon Snyder and wife Megan, Sheena Snyder Burks and husband Justin, Cassandra Snyder, Randi Smith and Ky, Lyndi Shackleford, and Kati Jones and husband Brandon; and great grandchildren, Shyann Strickland, Shaelyn Evans, Jacob Ortalejo, Alyssa Ortalejo, Owen Ross Snyder, Slade Jack Snyder, Connor Snyder, Casey Don Snyder, Landon Kaptain, Kyndi Smith, Rylee Smith, and Bo Jones.

A Memorial Service will be held at a later date due to the pandemic.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to First Baptist Church in Kermit, Texas.

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