Archive - Lifestyles
July 20th, 2011
Dianna Marie Barraza and Tyler Shane Gregg, both of Big Spring, announce their engagement.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Delia and Thane Hoyte, both deceased of Southworth, Wash. She is a 2007 Big Spring High School graduate. She is employed at Woodforest National Bank.
The prospective groom is the son of Jane and step-father, Dean Jajko of Riverside, NJ and Jackie and step-mother, Mary Gregg of Big Spring. He is former student of Big Spring High School and 2008 graduate of Rancocas High School in Eastampton, NJ. He is employed at Jack Cathey Construction.
Mr. and Mrs. James E. Smith II of Cleburne, announce the engagement of their daughter, Susan Smith, to Caleb Hollingshead of Big Spring.Â
The bride-elect graduated from Cleburne High School in 2002 andÂ Texas A&M University in College Station in 2006. In 2009, she graduated from Texas Tech School of Law and currently works for a law firm in Fort Worth.Â
Maegan Lee and Rory Gammons announce their engagement.
Maegan is the daughter of Ray and Peggy Lee of Coahoma. She is employed by Back in Motion Chiropractic as a chiropractic assistant.
Rory is the son of Larry and Lana Gammons of Big Spring. He is employed by Howard County.
Both are graduates of Coahoma ISD and live in Coahoma.
Rory will complete the family of Maegan Lee and her daughter Raelynn Lee Sept. 17, 2011.
Michael and Leatrice Adams announce the engagement of their daughter, Misty Dawn Adams to Brett Carson Mimms, son of Clay and Reta Mimms of Ima, N.M.
Misty is the granddaughter of O.V. and Lucy Glaze and the late L.D. and Fern Adams of Stanton.
Brett is the grandson of Pete and Bobbye Mimms of Shallowater, and W.T. Settle and the late Maxine Settle of Abernathy.
The bride-elect is a 2006 graduate of Lubbock Christian University with a bachelor degree in agriculture science. She is employed with Rusty's Oilfield in Stanton.
Brody Manddler Bretz was born May 10, 2011, at 9:48 p.m. to Timothy and Laura Brets of Big Spring. He weighed 7 pounds 3 ounces and was 20 Â¾ inches long.
His maternal grandparents are Carol Snelgrave of Arlington, Kans., and Rocky Varioles of Oskaloosa, Iowa. His paternal grandparents are Charisse and Doug Everett of Anadarko, Okla., and the late Billy Bretz.
He was welcomed home by his big brother, Gage Bretz.
David Michael Sikes, 18, of Coahoma will be formally installed as an Eagle Scout during a Court of Honor ceremony at 7 p.m. Friday, June 3, 2011, at First United Methodist Church in Big Spring.
Sikes, who has been a scout for the past six years, is the son of David and Kay Sikes of Coahoma.
Kelly Wingert and John Stewart announce the birth of their son, Gauge Austin Wayne Stewart. He was born May 1, 2011, and weighed 6 pounds 8 ounces. He was 18 Â½ inches long.
His grandparents are Chris and Karen Wingert of Big Spring and Debra and David Stewart of Seguin. His great-grandparents are Cad and Anne Wingert of Big Spring and Charles and Linda Towne of Houston.
Gauge was welcomed home by his big brother, Walker.
Mariah Kay Olague and Alton Lamonte McGruder, both of Big Spring, will exchange wedding vows June 11, 2011, at 1 p.m. at Mt. Bethal Baptist Church.
The bride-elect is the daughter of Tom and Debra Olague of Big Spring and the granddaughter of Maria Florez, the late Fermin Florez Sr. and Elvira Olague and the late Tomas Olague Sr., all of Big Spring.
She is a Big Spring High School graduate.
The groom-to-be is the son of Beverly Easley and the grandson of Dorthy Wooden and James Jasper McGruder Wooden, both of Big Spring.
He is a Big Spring High School graduate.
Rory Kristen Matthews and Asa James Wheeler, both of Big Spring, exchanged wedding vows April 30, 2011, at College Baptist Church.
Rory is the daughter of Gordon and Kathy Daniels of Big Spring and the late Kenneth Matthews. She is the granddaughter of Lyndon and Joyce Priest, JoNell Daniels and Charles and Jewell Matthews, all of Big Spring.
She is attending Howard College and works at Anthony Hunt Library.
The groom is the son of Jennifer Walker of Kennadale and the grandson of Duncan and Mary Wheeler of San Antonio. He is attending Howard College and works at Sears.
Sammie and Connie Ford Buchanan of Big Spring will celebrate their 50th anniversary June 1, 2011.
The couple married in Coahoma and had two children, Sammie Don Buchanan Jr. and wife, Paris, of Austin; and Vickie Buchanan Engel and husband, Todd, of San Angelo. They have three grandchildren, Rae Dawn Buchanan of San Antonio; Amy Catherine Engel, who is attending Texas Tech in Lubbock and Alyson Renae Engel of San Angelo.