Archive - Jun 2013 - Obituary
William Mac Statham, 65, of Big Spring, died Friday, June 7, 2013. His services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Berry Cox, 66, of Garden City, died Friday, June 7, 2013 at his residence. His services are pending with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring.
Karl Wayne Platte was born Dec. 2, 1980 to Kenny and Gail Platte in Big Spring, Texas. Karl died June 1, 2013. He was 32 years of age.
He moved with his family to Dora, N.M. in 1986 and eventually to Shattuck, Okla., where he graduated as co-valedictorian in 1999. He then continued his education at N.W. Oklahoma State University in Alva, where he graduated with a bachelorâ€™s degree in education. Following graduation he took his first job as a coach.
He married Brandie Lea Long Sept. 14, 2002.
Gary Lynn Goswick, 58, of Midland, passed away Tuesday, June 4, 2013. Graveside services will be held at 4 p.m., Friday, June 14, 2013 at the Peace Chapel at Trinity Memorial Park Cemetery in Big Spring, Texas.
Gary was born on Aug. 14, 1954, to Una and Lester Goswick in Big Spring. He married Gina on April 14, 1993, in Midland.
Ernie Paul, 44, of Kingfisher, Okla., formerly of Big Spring died Saturday, June 1, 2013, in Kingfisher, Okla. Graveside funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 8, 2013, at the Peace Chapel at Trinity Memorial Park.
He will lie in state at the funeral home beginning Friday, June 7, 2013.
Ernie was born Jan. 30, 1969, in Big Spring. He had worked as a roughneck all his life and followed the jobs wherever they would take him.
Madrid Luene Anderson Robinson, 92, of Statesville, N.C., formerly of Big Spring died Thursday, May 2, 2013, in Statesville, N.C. Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, June 7, 2013, at the Peace Chapel at Trinity Memorial Park with Dr. Randy Cotton officiating.
Arrangements under the direction of Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring. Online condolences can be made at: www.npwelch.com
Pamela Sue Vines Kirkland received her invitation to Heaven on Sunday, June 2, 2013, at Scott & White Hospital of Temple. She was 66 years young.
A celebration of her life will be held at 4 p.m. Thursday, June 6, 2013, at Cathedral Oaks Event Center in Belton, Texas, surrounded by family, friends and the countless people she touched.
Pam was born May 23, 1947, in Big Spring, Texas, as the only child of James and Irma Vines. She grew up in Big Spring and graduated from Big Spring High School in 1965.
SAN ANGELO â€” Alice Stout departed from this Earth to her celestial home on June 3, 2013. Visitation will be all day Wednesday, June 5, 2013, at the funeral home, with family present from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 6, 2013, at Peace Chapel in Trinity Memorial Park in Big Spring with the Rev. Ellen King officiating. Services are under the direction of Shaffer Funeral Home/Sherwood Way.
GRANBURY â€” Jan Tom Whatley, born Oct. 31, 1953, to Tommy and Deidra Whatley, passed away peacefully May 30, 2013, after a six-year battle with bile duct cancer. He bravely fought to stay in this world.
Memorial services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, June 7, 2013, at Wiley Funeral Home in Granbury, Texas.
He was a graduate of the University of Texas and held the MAI designation of the Appraisal Institute. Jan was mentored as an appraiser 28 years ago by Wendell Pyles. They partnered up to form the Pyles Whatley Corporation, which specializes in commercial real estate.
Norma Fraley, 52, of Big Spring died Sunday, June 2, 2013, in a Midland hospital. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 5, 2013, at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel with Mona Lue Tonn officiating.
She was born July 23, 1960, in Fort Worth, Texas. She was a homemaker and moved to Big Spring in 1998. Norma graduated from Howard College with an associates degree in computer science technology. She worked at J.A.L. Contractors and was an integral part of the business. She was lovingly referred to as the "Receipt Nazi."