Archive - Feb 2013 - Obituary
William Thomas McNealey, 96, passed away Jan. 27, 2013 at Lamun-Lusk-Sanchez Texas State Veterans Home in Big Spring, Texas.
He is survived by his family; sons, Larry McNealey of Riverside, Calif.; Thomas (Tommy) McNealy of Kingsville, Texas and Robert (Bob) McNealey of Reno, Nev.; a daughter, Mardelle L. Wise of Midland and formerly of Big Spring; and a brother, David McNealey of Davenport, Iowa; three grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and numerous nephews, nieces and cousins.
Kenneth J. Campbell, 85, of Lubbock, passed away in Big Spring, Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday Feb. 5, 2013, at graveside in the Aspermont cemetery, officiated by Pastor Tom Long under the care and direction of McCoy Funeral Home of Aspermont.
Kenneth was born in Henderson County Texas July 23, 1927. He served his country in the Navy and was a Christian. Kenneth worked for Conoco as a production foreman before he retired.
Becky Hughes Gaston, 75, of Big Spring died Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013, at her residence. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013, at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel with the Rev. Calvary Callender and Don Swinney officiating. Interment will follow at Trinity Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. until 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 4, 2013, at the funeral home.
Billy "Pete" Laminack, 82, of Colorado City died Friday, Feb. 1, 2013, at his residence. Private family services will be held at a later date.
He was born July 6, 1930, in Mangum, Okla. He married Joyce Littlepage on July 25, 1958, in Odessa, Texas. She preceded him in death Oct. 6, 2004. He then married Terri Couch on Aug. 8, 2006.
Pete was a truck driver for 41 years and had worked for J.H. Marks, McAlister's in Abilene, as well as being an independent operator.
Truell Wayne Hyde, 85, died Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013, in Big Spring, Texas. Family Visitation will be held between 6 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013, at the Crawford-Bowers Funeral Home at 1615 South Fort Hood Road in Killeen, Texas. A Celebration service will be held at Memorial Baptist Church at 4001 West Trimmier Road in Killeen at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013, with the Rev. Ken Cavey officiating. Burial will follow at Killeen Memorial Park.
Lois Hicks, 67, of Stanton died Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013, at Stanton Nursing Center. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Shirley Marie Wyrosdick Cline, 54, of Big Spring, formerly of Colorado City, passed away Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013, at Midland Memorial Hospital. She had recently retired as laboratory supervisor from Scenic Mountain Medical Center in Big Spring after 17 years on the job. As a single mother, Shirley raised two sons. She was strongly involved in Scouting, acting as den leader of her sons' Cub Scout Den in Colorado City and helping out with Boy Scout Troop 100 while her sons were in the Scouting program.
Dale Soles, 69, of Big Spring died Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013, at his residence. Graveside services will be at 11:00 am Monday at Trinity Memorial Park.
He was born May 14, 1943, in Colorado City, Texas to Myrl and Lewis Soles. He married Joyce Soles on April 2, 1968 in Big Spring. He worked as a contract pumper in the oilfield and was a ham radio operator in Colorado City.
Billy "Pete" Laminack, 82, of Colorado City, died Friday, Feb. 1, 2013 at his residence. His services are pending with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring.
Dixie Marie (Ballard) McClellan, 69, of Big Spring passed away Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013, at her home after a short battle with cancer.
Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday at Myers & Smith Funeral Home in Big Spring. Services will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home with Pat Ray, pastor of Prairieview Baptist Church, officiating.
Dixie was born in Medford, Ore., on Feb. 7, 1943, to Edgar and Martha Ballard.