April 9th, 2014
Christi McCutchan Fox, 47, of Big Spring, died Monday April 7, 2014, at her residence. She will lie in state from 9 a.m. until 9 p.m. Thursday at Myers & Smith Funeral Home and the family will receive friends from 6 p.m. until 7 p.m.
Christi was born in Big Spring on Oct. 12, 1966, to Judy and Richard McCutchan. She grew up in Big Spring but spent most of her adult life in Pennsylvania before returning to Big Spring in 2010. She received two bachelorâ€™s degrees in geology and geography. While in Pennsylvania, she had worked for Pfizer and Armstrong.
David W. Dunckel, 74, of Big Spring, died Tuesday, April 8, 2014, in a Midland hospital. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, April 11, 2014, at St. Paul Lutheran Church with the Rev. Don Rosentreter officiating.
The family will receive friends from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, April 10, 2014, at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home.
He was born Aug. 27, 1939, in Battle Creek, Mich. and married Irma Gobrogge April 29, 1961, in Pinconning, Mich.
Thomas 'Tommy' Hembree, 54, of Big Spring, died Monday April 7, 2014, at his residence. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday at Myers & Smith Chapel with the Rev. Derrick Looney, Spring Creek Fellowship, officiating. Burial will be at Clarendon Hills Cemetery in Darin, Ill.
He was born Sept. 5, 1959, in Chicago. He had been a resident of Big Spring for the past 10 years. Most of his life was spent in Illinois. He worked as a machinist.
Raymond Stukel, 85, of Big Spring, died Tuesday, April 8, 2014, in a local hospital. Memorial services will be 2 p.m. Friday, April 11, 2014, at St. Paul Lutheran Church with Pastor Don Rosentreter officiating.
He was born March 21, 1929, in Kenosha, Wis. and married Rose Fiebrantz Oct. 29, 1956 in Milwaukee, Wis.
Raymond served in the U.S. Army from 1951 to 1953, then served in the U.S. Air Force from 1959 to 1977, retiring from Webb Air Force Base as a Master Sergeant. He then worked for Adobe Oil Company for 15 years.
The Big Spring High School Steers can say they stole a game from the Snyder Tigers on Tuesday. And they can mean it, literally.
The Big Spring High School boysâ€™ and girlsâ€™ track and field teams will continue their bids for the District 4-3A track titles on Thursday at Blankenship Field when the final day of the event get under way. The district held its preliminary races on Monday.
Skipper Driver, a local rodeo legend and former rodeo coach for Howard College, was recently inducted into the 2013 class of the Western Junior College Athletic Conference (WJCAC) Hall of Fame. A ceremony to formally recognize the induction will be held during the Howard College rodeo on Saturday, April 12, 2014 immediately following the grand entry.
Big Spring Police Department Narcotics Division, working in collaboration with the Drug Enforcement Administration, will be offering the public an opportunity to get rid of unwanted and dangerous drugs.
The National Pharmaceutical Take Back Initiative will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. April 26 at Walmart.
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Itâ€™s almost time to get your health on.
The 32nd annual Big Spring Area Chamber of Commerce Health Fair will run from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday at Dorothy Garrett Coliseum.
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Bobby Jones, 80, of Big Spring, formerly of Lamesa, died Monday April 7, 2014. at Scenic Mountain Medical Center. Graveside services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Lamesa Memorial Park in Lamesa.
He was born to Lela and Will Jones in DeKalb, Texas on Dec. 26, 1933. He married Nell Moore on March 5, 1953. She preceded him in death May 15, 2011. He worked for the City of Lamesa for more than 30 years and was foreman over the Streets Department.