Archive - Jan 2014
Eliseo M. Gamboa, 82, of Big Spring died Sunday, Dec. 29, 2013, in Big Spring. The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. until 2 p.m. Saturday at Myers & Smith Funeral Home. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Myers & Smith Chapel with Brother Gabriel Garza officiating. Mr. Gamboa was one of Jehovahâ€™s Witnesses for 71 years.
Mr. Gamboa was born Aug. 26, 1932, in Eskota, Texas. He came to Big Spring in the early '40s with his father Jose Gamboa and his mother Maria Gamboa. In 1951, he met and married Rosa Badillo.
Delton "George" Costlow, 86, of Stanton, died Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013, in a Stanton hospital. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 4, 2014, at the Belvue Church of Christ, Stanton, with Bill Welsh officiating. Interment will follow at Resthaven Memorial Park in Midland.
The family will receive friends from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 3, 2014 at the Gilbreath Funeral Home, Stanton.
He was born July 24, 1927 in Frankston, Texas and married Beatrice Wrinkle.
He was a member of Belvue Church of Christ and had served in the United States Navy.
Norma Jean Woodruff, 48, of Big Spring died Monday, Dec. 30, 2013, at University Medical Center in Lubbock. Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Mount Olive Memorial Park with Holston Banks officiating.
She was born July 17, 1965, in Big Spring to Lottie and David Woodruff. She lived most of her life in Big Spring moving to Midland in 2005. She was a Baptist.
Sofia Calderon, 84, of Big Spring died Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, at Parkview Nursing and Rehab. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Alfredo Hinojos, 79, died Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Martha Lee Schwab, 82, of Big Spring, died Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014, at her residence. Her services are pending with Nalley-Pickle and Welch Funeral Home & Crematory.