Modena Joyce Fowler, age 81, of Lamesa, TX passed away peacefully surrounded by her family, June 2, 2022, in Lamesa, TX.
Family and friends will gather to celebrate her life at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, June 7, 2022, at The McNett Funeral Home Chapel in Andrews, Texas with Pastor Jerry Walton Officiating. She will be laid to rest at The Andrews North Cemetery.
Pallbearers will include her grandsons Manuel Molinar, Chance Greenway, JP Renteria, Korbyn Renteria, Braidon Cannon, Jordon Cannon, Chad Baugus, and Cayden Caddell. Honorary pallbearers will include Bobby Rickman, Nate Solis, and Mike Johnson-Rickman.
Visitation will be held Monday, June 6, 2022, from 5pm-8pm at McNett Funeral Home.
Modena was born August 22, 1940, in Lamesa, TX., to Chester Charles Horn and Ethel Mae “Brock”. She married her longtime friend Douglas Ribble and they spent 20 amazing years together until his passing in 2006.
Modena had a passion for being a Medicare Specialist and Insurance Broker. Her family would say she breathed insurance. She was the number one agent for most of her over 30-year career even up until her death.
When she wasn’t working, she loved to be with her family especially her grandchildren. She also enjoyed having her morning coffee with her friends. Even though she claimed to not be a dog person she fell in love with her pup Bella, and Bella loved her. Modena was an amazing mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister, and friend she will be dearly missed.
Modena is survived by her daughters: Rene Greenway and husband Keith of Andrews, TX.; Gina Poynor of Lamesa, TX.; and Kynda Lozano and husband Roy of Lubbock, TX.; sister: Charlene Rickman of Lamesa, TX.; grandchildren: Tyler McCoy and husband Troy, Nicole Caddell, Lindey Kerley and husband Aaron, Trista Caddell, Ammie Moore and wife Shelly Cline, Angelica Molinar, Chance Greenway and husband Jesse Alvarado, Manuel Molinar, and Missy Haws; great grandchildren: Braidon, Jayleigh, Micha, JP, Jordon, Cayden, Kyleigh, Bryleigh, Chloe, Gabi, Myleigh, Addy, Korbyn, Harper, Hayden, Jessica, Daniel and Rowdy; great-great grandson: Kayson; numerous nieces and nephews and so many lifelong and special friends.
She is preceded in death by her husband: Douglas Ribble; son: Michael McAnally; parents: Chester and Ethel Horn; and sister: Bobbie Lauderdale.
– Press-Reporter obituary services