June 6th, 2012
Maria Elena Escobar, 61, of Big Spring died Monday, June 4, 2012, at her residence. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
A Howard County Grand Jury indicted more than two-dozen people during its Friday session, including several true bills for a Big Spring man charged with several counts of sexual misconduct.
Edgar Dale Whitt, 54, of 4302.5 S. Highway 87, was indicted on two counts of prohibited sexual conduct and four counts of indecency with a child, all second-degree felonies, according to information released Monday by the Howard County District Attorney's office.
West Texas Centers and Howard College are offering two Mental Health First Aid sessions to those interested in knowing how to respond to people with mental health problems.
Classes will be offered during a first session June 19 and 20 and a second session July 24 and 25. Each class will be from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Howard College with a one-hour lunch break. To register, contact the Howard College Registrar's Office at 264-5131.
The Big Spring Police Department reported the following activity between 7 a.m. Monday and 7 a.m. today:
â€˘ DARRICK DEWAYNE MOSLEY, 44, of 904 S. Aylesford, was arrested Monday on a charge of warrant from other agency.
â€˘ TIODORO DIAZ, 44, of 807 Anna St., was arrested Monday on a charge of public intoxication.
â€˘ KENNETH LABRON MACLIN, 55, of 1704 Scurry St., was arrested Monday on a warrant for expired motor vehicle inspection certificate and fail to appear.
â€˘ ROBERT RUBEN SANCHEZ, 48, of 1023 Stadium Ave., was arrested Monday on a charge of public intoxication.
Joyce Aneda Davidson May, age 67, of Kingwood, Texas, was surrounded by her family Tuesday, May 29, 2012, when she passed away after a valiant battle with cancer at MD Anderson in Houston, Texas. Joyce was born Jan. 27, 1945, to Leola and Truett Davidson, in Big Spring, Texas. She graduated from Big Spring High School in 1963 and went on to become a registered nurse in 1971.
James Alden (Jim) Underwood: A gentle, gifted man who loved family, friends and music.
Jim passed away on June 4, 2012. He was born in Coalburg, W.V. on May 14, 1919, to W.A. and Esta Underwood. Jim was the last of the W.A. Underwood family, consisting of the parents, two sisters and an older brother. Jimâ€™s family moved to Texas in 1923. Texas has been home ever since.
Daniel Zachary Strickland III, 45, of Big Spring died Saturday, June 2, 2012, in a local hospital. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 6, 2012, at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel with the Rev. Walter McCall officiating.
The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Tuesday, June 5, 2012, at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel.
He was born Aug. 2, 1966, in Fort Bragg, N.C. He retired from the Federal Corrections Institute. Daniel had served as a specialist in the United States Army.
Anselmo â€śPopoâ€ť Hilario, 57, of Big Spring died Saturday, June 2, 2012, at the Hospice Midland Inpatient Unit. Vigil services will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 5, 2012, at Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Holy Trinity Catholic Church with Deacon Johnny Arguello officiating. Burial will follow at Mount Olive Memorial Park.
He was born April 19, 1955, in Big Spring, Texas, to Pilar and Jacinto Hilario. He was a self-employed contractor. He was a lifetime resident of Big Spring and was a Catholic.
Bobby Terrill, 54, of Big Spring died Saturday, June 2, 2012, at Hospice House in Odessa. The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. until 6 p.m. Wednesday, June 6, 2012, at the Salvation Army, located at 811 W. 5th St. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at the Salvation Army, with Capt. Russ and Linda Keeney, officiating. Burial will follow at Trinity Memorial Park.
Florence Winfield, 73, of Big Spring died Monday, June 4, 2012, at her residence. Her services are pending with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring.