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January 23rd

Deborah Carothers Hanson

January 23, 2014

Deborah Carothers Hanson, 62, of Lubbock, Texas, took the hand of her savior on Tuesday Jan. 21, 2014, and finished her race. The family will receive friends for sharing and remembering her life on Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014, at Resthaven Funeral Home in Lubbock from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. for visitation.

Evelyn L. Merrill Minear

January 23, 2014

Evelyn L. Merrill Minear passed away at her home Monday, Jan. 20, 2014. She was born Sept.16, 1913, to E.D. Merrill and Irene Merrill in Big Spring, Texas. The family moved to Baird, Texas, and then returned to Big Spring in 1926.
Evelyn attended school and worked for three years after completing high school in Big Spring. She attended the first IBM school in Dallas and returned to Big Spring and worked for Cosden Refinery Co. for 16 years.
Evelyn married Roy A. Minear of Midland, Texas, on Dec. 31, 1957, where they resided until his death in 1984, and she continued to reside.

Delmer Lee Turner

January 23, 2014

Delmer Lee Turner, 82, of Big Spring, Texas, died Tuesday, Jan. 21, 2014 in a local nursing home. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 25, 2014, at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel. Interment will follow at Mt. Olive Memorial Park.
The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday evening at the funeral home.
Delmer was born March 9, 1931, in Big Spring, and married Evelyn Sue Norris Nov. 18, 1966 in Big Spring. She preceded him in death Sept. 21, 1985.

Human factor key to most fires

January 23, 2014

The cause of a fire which left a Big Spring couple homeless is tragic reminder of the importance of paying attention to fire safety within the home.
“People really do need to read the directions of their space heaters,” said Fire Marshal Carl Condray.

For the rest of the story, pick up a copy of the Herald.

Rail facility nearing reality

January 23, 2014

Construction of a petrochemical product loading and transporting facility in Big Spring is getting closer to reality, board members with the Economic Development Corporation learned Tuesday evening.
Representatives from CBRE, the world's largest commercial real estate services firm, updated board members on plans for the “transloading” facility, which would be located on EDC-owned land east of the Alon Refinery.

Pick up a copy of the Herald for the entire story.

January 21st

One dead after Monday wreck

January 21, 2014

According to local news reports, one person was pronounced dead at a multi-vehicle accident Monday night that sent several people to area hospitals.

For more information, read Tuesday's edition of the Herald.

Cook-off to benefit monastery renovation project

January 21, 2014

Martin County’s annual Great Texas Soup Cook-Off, a benefit to restore the historic Carmelite Monastery, will be held Saturday, Feb. 15, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Martin County Community Center.

For more information, read Tuesday's edition of the Herald.

Gage Mims

January 21, 2014

Gage Mims, 56, of Big Spring, died Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014, at his residence after a long battle with cancer. Memorial services will be at 4 p.m. Thursday at Myers & Smith Chapel.

He was born March 22, 1957, to Bill and Bonnie “Reid” Mims in Big Spring. Except for a few years in Lubbock, he was a lifetime resident of Howard County. He graduated from Forsan High School and attended Howard College and Texas Tech. He was an avid football fan. He also loved hunting and fishing.

Mary Paredez

January 21, 2014

Mary Paredez, 86, of San Antonio, formerly of Big Spring, died Friday Jan. 17, 2014, at Heartland Nursing Home in San Antonio. Rosary services will be 7 p.m. Tuesday at Myers & Smith Chapel. Funeral mass will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, with burial following at Mount Olive Memorial Park.

She was born to Pilar and Hijinio Roman on Oct. 23, 1927, in Pecos, Texas. She lived in the community since 1932. She married Pedro Paredez Sr., June 24, 1950 in Big Spring. He preceded her in death Nov. 14, 1992.

Charlene White

January 21, 2014

Charlene White, 74, of Big Spring, died Friday, Jan. 17, 2014, in a Stanton nursing home. Graveside funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, at the Peace Chapel at Trinity Memorial Park with Tommy Akin officiating.

She was born Oct. 16, 1939, in Carlsbad, N.M. and married Perry Lee White Sr. April 10, 1957 in Big Spring. He preceded her in death July 28, 2006.

She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother and will be missed by all who knew her.

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