Archive - Jan 8, 2014
James David Yater, 74, of Irving, formerly of Big Spring, died Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014, in an Irving hospital. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Janu. 8, 2014, at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel in Big Spring with the Rev. Mel Hardin officiating. Interment will follow at Mount Olive Memorial Park in Big Spring.
He was born July 6, 1939, in Ingram, Texas, and married Kay Leatherwood May 26, 1962, in Big Spring, Texas.
David graduated from Big Spring High School and then attended Arlington State College. He worked for Texas Electric for 42 years, retiring in 1999.
Larry Bob Conway, 64, of Big Spring, died Monday, Jan. 6, 2014, in a local hospital. The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014, at the parlor at First United Methodist Church.
Memorial services will follow at 11 a.m. in the sanctuary at First United Methodist Church with the Rev. Bill Ivins and the Rev. Ed Williamson officiating.
He was born Sept.24, 1949, in Big Spring, Texas, and married Linda Tune Dec. 31, 1986, in Silverton, Colo.
Christopher Puga, 41, of Big Spring, died Monday, Jan. 6, 2014. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home and Chapel.
Larry Bohannon, 64, of Big Spring, died Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2014. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home and Chapel.
FORT WORTH -- Wynona Searl, 74, passed away Jan. 6, 2014.
Graveside service will be at 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 10, 2014, at Mount Olive Cemetery in Big Spring, Texas. Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday at Lucas Funeral Home in Keller.
Wynona was born May 17, 1939, to Talmer Lee and Iva Mae Cunningham White in Coahoma, Texas. She spent the better part of her life living in Big Spring, Texas.
She was preceded in death by a grandson, Jeff Cox and a brother, J.L. White.
Elmer Lindsey, 77, of Coahoma, went to be with his Lord and Savior Sunday Jan. 5, 2014, at Midland Memorial Hospital. Memorial services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at First Christian Church of Big Spring.
Elmer was born to Montie and Frank Lindsey March 28, 1936, in Tahoka, Texas. He was longtime member of the Coahoma and Tahoka Lions Clubs. He was a member of First Christian Church and a former member of First Presbyterian Church for more than 35 years.
Howard A. Stevens, 79, of Big Spring, died Monday Jan. 6, 2014, at Scenic Mountain Medical Center. Vigil services will be 7 p.m. Wednesday at Myers & Smith Chapel. Funeral mass will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Holy Trinity Catholic Church with Msgr. Bernard L Gully officiating. Burial will follow at Mount Olive Memorial Park.
It's definitely stock show season in the Crossroads area.
The Howard County Junior Livestock Show officially got under way this morning with weigh in of the lambs, followed by weigh in of the goats. Following that, the lamb show is set for 3 p.m. with the goat show to follow.
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Martin County's annual Great Texas Soup Cook-Off, a benfit to restore the historic Carmelite Monastery, will be held Saturday, Feb. 15.
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Lamesa 37, Coahoma 33 (OT)
Sundown 58, Forsan 38
Reagan County 53, Forsan 51
Grady 88, Loop 22