Archive - Dec 2013 - Obituary
CRANE â€” William Robert â€śBobâ€ť McGuire Sr., 92, of Crane, died Friday, Dec. 27, 2013, at the Crane Memorial Hospital.
Graveside services were held at 11 a.m. Monday, Dec. 30, 2013, at the Crane County Cemetery with Minister Mike Smith officiating. Arrangements are under the care and direction of Shaffer-Nichols Funeral Home.
Perla Faye O'Brien, 84, of San Angelo, died Thursday, December 26, 2013 at her residence. Her services are pending with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & crematory.
Aida Sanford, 92, of Big Spring, Texas, died Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2013, at Lamun-Lusk-Sanchez Texas State Veterans Home. Private family committal services will be held at Sunset Memorial Gardens Cemetery at a later date.
She was born November 15, 1921, in Puerto Rico. She received her bachelorâ€™s at the University of San Juan.Â She was fluent in English, French, Spanish and German. She had lived most of her life in Odessa before coming to Big Spring. She was a Catholic.
She is survived by one son, Mark Sanford of Midland, Texas; one sister Irma Velez of Orlando and five grandchildren.
Lelonnie Ann Latham, 60, of Stanton, Texas died Dec. 25, 2013, at Midland Memorial Hospital in Midland, Texas. Memorial service will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Myers & Smith Chapel with Dr. Doug Shelley, officiating.
She was born June 18, 1953, in San Antonio, Texas to Beverly and Lonnie Latham. She worked at H&R Black as a tax preparer. She had lived in San Angelo for more than 45 years before coming to Big Spring 2 Â˝ years ago.
Roy Raul Rodriguez, 47, of Big Spring, Texas, died Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2013 at Stanton Care Center. Private family services will be held at a later date.
He was born July 17, 1966 in Big Spring, Texas to Rosalinda and Alfonso Rodriguez. He had been a maintenance man at an apartment complex until retiring due to ill health. He was a Catholic.
Eliseo M. Gamboa, 81, died Sunday. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Lois D. Crawford, 80, of Big Spring, Texas, died Sunday at Parkview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Claude Murphy, 80, died Saturday, Dec. 28, 2013. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Sharon Mathews, 55, died Monday, Dec. 23, 2013, at University Medical Center in Lubbock. The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. until 2:30 p.m. Sunday at Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Funeral service will be at 2:30 p.m. Monday at Myers & Smith Chapel.
She was born Dec. 23, 1958, in Hearn, Texas, to Jewel and Ulysses Mathews. She was a homemaker and a waitress. She was a member of West HWY 80 Church of Christ, and was a lifetime resident of Big Spring.
Antonio â€śTonyâ€ť Zavala-Martinez, 51, died Thursday, Dec. 26, 2013, in Howard County. A prayer service will be at 7 p.m. Monday at Myers & Smith Chapel. Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Myers & Smith Chapel with burial at Trinity Memorial Park.
He was born April 1, 1962, in Mexico to Evangelina and Jose Jesus Zavala-Martinez. He moved to Howard County 32 years ago from Mexico. He married Maria Luisa Martinez on Oct. 21, 1984, in Lamesa. He was employed by the Texas Department of Public Safety and was a member of Lighthouse Restoration Center.