Archive - Dec 2013
CRANE â€” William Robert â€śBobâ€ť McGuire Sr., 92, of Crane, died Friday, Dec. 27, 2013, at the Crane Memorial Hospital.
Graveside services were held at 11 a.m. Monday, Dec. 30, 2013, at the Crane County Cemetery with Minister Mike Smith officiating. Arrangements are under the care and direction of Shaffer-Nichols Funeral Home.
Perla Faye O'Brien, 84, of San Angelo, died Thursday, December 26, 2013 at her residence. Her services are pending with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & crematory.
Aida Sanford, 92, of Big Spring, Texas, died Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2013, at Lamun-Lusk-Sanchez Texas State Veterans Home. Private family committal services will be held at Sunset Memorial Gardens Cemetery at a later date.
She was born November 15, 1921, in Puerto Rico. She received her bachelorâ€™s at the University of San Juan.Â She was fluent in English, French, Spanish and German. She had lived most of her life in Odessa before coming to Big Spring. She was a Catholic.
She is survived by one son, Mark Sanford of Midland, Texas; one sister Irma Velez of Orlando and five grandchildren.
Lelonnie Ann Latham, 60, of Stanton, Texas died Dec. 25, 2013, at Midland Memorial Hospital in Midland, Texas. Memorial service will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Myers & Smith Chapel with Dr. Doug Shelley, officiating.
She was born June 18, 1953, in San Antonio, Texas to Beverly and Lonnie Latham. She worked at H&R Black as a tax preparer. She had lived in San Angelo for more than 45 years before coming to Big Spring 2 Â˝ years ago.
Roy Raul Rodriguez, 47, of Big Spring, Texas, died Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2013 at Stanton Care Center. Private family services will be held at a later date.
He was born July 17, 1966 in Big Spring, Texas to Rosalinda and Alfonso Rodriguez. He had been a maintenance man at an apartment complex until retiring due to ill health. He was a Catholic.
Eliseo M. Gamboa, 81, died Sunday. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Lois D. Crawford, 80, of Big Spring, Texas, died Sunday at Parkview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
BRIDGEPORT â€” Big Spring won its first two games Friday, handily defeating Fort Worth Southwest Christian 61-39 and then edging Saginaw Chisholm Trail 52-47 to open the Bridgeport Christmas Tournament.
Tyler Wigington was top scorer for the Steers in the first game with 18 points. Tate Kennedy had a season-high nine points in the same game. Ty Sealy led BSHS in Game Two with a game-high 21 points.
An Emmy For A Big Spring Native
Former Big Spring resident Kevin Lewis has earned an Emmy for professional sports broadcast production.Â Read more in today's Herald.