Clara "Estelle" Nowell

October 28, 1934July 6, 2018

Estelle joined her loving husband, Rodger, in Heaven on Friday, July 6, 2018.

Estelle was born October 28th, 1934 in Corsicana, TX to Clara and William Tucker as the 3rd of 6 beautiful daughters. On June 1st, 1951 she married Rodger A. Nowell and they moved to Wichita Falls in 1956 where they raised 3 children; Brenda, Debbie, and Rodger Jr. She loved to crochet, cook and spend time with family. Many family members have cherished “Nana” blankets and a few have some of her secret recipes!

Estelle’s kind heart, loving spirit and treasured recipes will live on through her daughters Brenda Taylor and Debbie Nowell West; son Rodger Nowell, Jr. and wife Kellie; grandchildren: Eric West and wife DeAndra, Jenifer Davis and husband Shane, Stephanie Taylor, Megan Nowell, and Braiden Nowell; great-grandchildren: Addie West, JD Straus, Avery West, Emma West and Clara Mayo.

Also survived by sisters: Earlene Dierdorf and husband Al, Beth MacGeorge, Patsy Wiggley, Joyce McQueen and husband Harry; as well as many very loved nieces, nephews and cousins.

Visitation will take place at Hampton Vaughan Funeral Home on Tuesday July 10th from 6-8pm. Funeral services will be in Hampton Vaughan Funeral Home Chapel on Wednesday at 12 noon. Interment will follow in Crestview Memorial Park. On line condolences welcomed at


  • Visitation Tuesday, July 10, 2018
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, July 11, 2018
  • Interment Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Clara "Estelle" Nowell

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