Archive - Feb 2012 - Obituary
Lowell E. Holland went to be with
his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ,
on Jan. 27, 2012.
Lowell was born March 6, 1928,
to Ernest E. and Myrtle Holland
in Loraine, Texas. On March 3,
1950, Lowell married Wanda June
Patton in Big Spring, Texas. They
were married for 61 years before
June passed away March 7, 2011.
Lowell served in the United
States Marine Corps, receiving the Purple Heart
for his service in the Korean War, where he lost his
eyesight in frontline combat. After recovering from
his injuries, Lowell attended Bethany Nazarene
Aubrey Dale Armistead, 78, native son of Big Spring, Texas, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2012, in Houston, Texas, surrounded by his loving family.
Aubrey was born in Big Spring on March 16, 1933, of Jesse Carrol and Ruby Hazel Armistead, Daniel and Dora Armistead of Big Spring and Aubrey Aquilla and Lela Long of Rising Star, Texas. Aubrey, his brother J.C. and sister, Betty, attended Big Spring High School. Aubrey was a member of the Church of Christ and long-time employee of Cosden Oil and Chemical Co.
William A. Bonner, 68, of Austin, formerly of Big Spring died Saturday, Feb. 11, 2012, in Big Spring. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Dr. James Shelton, 67, of Big Spring died Sunday, Feb. 12, 2012, at his residence. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Santiago âJimmieâ Munoz, 82, of Big Spring died Sunday, Feb. 12, 2012, at Scenic Mountain Medical Center. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Johnny Ray Liedecke, 55, of Big Spring died Saturday, Feb. 11, 2012, in Scurry County, Texas. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2012, at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel. Interment will follow at Trinity Memorial Park.
The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. until 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2012, at the funeral home.
He was born Aug. 15, 1956, in San Antonio, Texas, and married Guadalupe Salazar on March 5, 1987, in Colorado City, Texas.
Johnny Ray Liedecke, 55, of Big Spring died Saturday, Feb. 11, 2012, in Scurry County, Texas.
His services are pending with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring.
Federico âFredâ Salgado, 62, of Big Spring, died Wednesday, Feb. 08, 2012, at his nieceâs residence. Vigil services and memorial services will be at 7 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 12, 2012,at Myers & Smith Chapel, with Deacon Johnny Arguello officiating.
He was born Nov. 13, 1949, in Vealmoor, Texas, to Virginia and Cirilo Salgado. He has been a lifetime resident of Howard County. He married Alice Jimenez on June 26, 1971, in Midland, Texas. She preceded him in death Jan. 14, 2009. He was a self-employed carpet layer for more than 40 years. He was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church.
Bill Raney, 82, of Big Spring, died Friday, Feb. 10, 2012, at Scenic Mountain Medical Center. Graveside services with military honors will be at 2 p.m. Monday, Feb. 13, 2012, at Trinity Memorial Park with the Rev. Ken McIntosh, pastor of First Christian Church, officiating.
Kelvin Allen Branch, 48 of Big Spring, Texas, formerly of Paris, passed away Thursday, Feb. 9, 2012, in Midland, Texas.
Funeral services have been set for Monday, Feb. 13, 2012, at 11 a.m. at Fry-Gibbs Funeral Home with Bill Coleman officiating. Interment will follow at Hopewell Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday evening at the funeral home.