Archive - Jan 2013 - Obituary
James "Charley" Kelly, 87, of Big Spring died Monday, Jan. 21, 2013, at his residence. His services are pending with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring.
Mary Nell "Molly" Butler, 83, of Big Spring died Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013, in a Tyler hospital. Her services are pending with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring.
Royce "Booger" Pruit, longtime Glasscock County Sheriff, 75, of Garden City died Monday, Jan. 21, 2013, in a Sterling City nursing home. His services are pending with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring.
Joe Lozano, 61, of Big Spring died Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013, in Midland Memorial Hospital. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Mildred Shortes, 87 of Cisco passed away Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013, in Breckenridge, Texas. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday in the Peace Chapel in Trinity Memorial Park in Big Spring, Texas, officiated by Don Tarbet. Services are under the direction of Kimbrough Funeral Home of Cisco.
Visitation with the family will be held from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Mildred was born May 18, 1925, in Coahoma, Texas, to James Roy and Faytie (Williams) Bennett. She was preceded in death by her husband, Darrell Shortes Sr.
Izell Johnson, 99, of Big Spring died Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013, at her residence. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013, at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel with Howard Adams officiating. Interment will follow at Trinity Memorial Park.
Izell was born Dec. 28, 1913, in Smithville, Texas, and married Will Johnson on Oct. 28, 1934, in Smithville. He preceded her in death March 29, 2002. She was a member of Highway 80 Church of Christ.
Mary Jane (McClendon) Miller, 86, of Dallas, formerly of Big Spring died Friday, Jan. 18, 2013, in Red Oak. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Myers & Smith Funeral Home Chapel with burial at Trinity Memorial Park.
She was born Feb. 7, 1926, in Octavia, Okla., to Elva and William McClendon. She grew up in Big Spring but spent most of her adult life in Garland and Dallas. For more than 20 years she was an executive secretary at Larue-Moore and Schafer Oil Exploration in Dallas and was very instrumental in the companyâ€™s success. She was a Baptist.
Ann Reynolds Moore passed away during the evening of Jan. 18, 2013, after a short illness. She is now with her Lord and Savior. She was 92 years old.
She was born Nov. 3, 1920, in Liberty, Miss., to William Henry Reynolds and Ina Wilkinson Reynolds. She was the fourth child. She had three older brothers and one younger brother.
She graduated from Liberty High School on April 26, 1938, then attended the School of Nursing at Kingâ€™s Daughters Hospital in Brookhaven, Miss., for three years. She graduated Jan. 15, 1942, as a registered nurse.
Bob Horn, 83, of Coahoma died Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013, at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013, at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013, at the Fairview Cemetery in Hubbard, Texas.
Bob was born April 5, 1929, in Hill County, Texas, where he grew up and attended Hubbard High School. He joined the United States Army in 1947, returning to West Texas in 1951, where he started a lifetime career in the oil field.
Joseph Ervin Wooten, 76, of San Angelo died Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, in San Angelo. Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Community Center in Garden City with Ron Murphy officiating.
Ervin was born in Hale Center, Texas, July 19, 1936, to J.E. and Ruth (Sanders) Wooten. Ervin was a longtime resident of Glasscock County, serving as a member of the Glasscock County school board, justice of the peace and county commissioner.