STEPHENVILLE- Services for Dwain Burton Felton, 79, a horse trainer for roping and barrel horses, will be held at 3 p.m. Friday at Terpening and Son Mortuary Chapel in Artesia, N.M., with Rev. Carter Edmondson officiating. Burial will follow at Woodbine Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at Lacy Funeral Home and from 6-8 p.m. Thursday at Terpening and Son Mortuary.
Dwain was born in Cottonwood, N.M. to James Houston and Ludee Ruth (Wells) Felton. He married Cleo Ray on June 27, 1957, in Carlsbad, N.M. She preceded him in death on Feb. 20, 2012.
Dwain retired from Navajo Refinery after 35 years of service.
Survivors include his children David Felton and wife Donna of Weatherford, Neal Felton and wife Vanette of Mt. Home, Selena Felton of Artesia, N.M., Judy Harrison and husband Kim of Artesia, N.M. and Shawn Felton and wife Missy of Stephenville, two brothers John Felton and wife Dorothy of Lancaster, Calif. and Bobby Felton and wife Heather of Lakeway, six grandchildren Dakota Felton, Shaina Felton, Hayden Harrison, Hayley Harrison, Dustin Boyce and fiancé Rachael Basham and Sy Felton, one great-grandchild, Lakyn Boyce.
Memorials may be made to the Dwain Felton Memorial Rodeo Scholarship Fund for Tarleton State University, 5457 CR 275, Dublin, Texas, 76446.
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