Archive - 2013 - Obituary
Horace E. Tubb, 89, of Big Spring, died Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, at his residence. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 30, 2013, at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel with the Rev. Joey Bacon officiating. Interment will follow at Trinity Memorial Park.
The family will receive friends from 6 pm. to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013, at the funeral home.
Survivors include a son, Richie Tubb and his wife, Jill, of Big Spring; and two daughters, Patricia Eubanks of Big Spring and Gloria Hanson of Midland.
Our father and husband, Ignacio Mendoza Jr. (Wico) passed away Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013.
Ignacio was born in Big Spring, Texas, on March 8, 1949. He graduated from Big Spring High School and continued on to Ranger College and West Texas State University. In 1972, Ignacio traveled from Texas to California and met Elena, who he married Aug. 16, 1975. Ignacio and Elena made Oxnard, Calif., their home. He worked as an insurance agent for Allstate Insurance Company for 35 years.
Donald L. â€śDonâ€ť Edds, age 75, of Lake Brownwood, Texas formerly of Midland, Texas, passed away Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013 at his residence. Cremation is under the direction of the Heartland Funeral Home of Early, Texas.
Heartland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements
Mary Helen Axtens Smith, 95, of Stamford, formerly of Lubbock and Big Spring, passed away Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013 in Stamford. Graveside services were held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013, at Mount Olive Cemetery in Big Spring with the Rev. Paul Wright officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Kinney-Underwood Funeral Home in Stamford.
Jessie Lee White, 99, of Stanton, died Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013, at her residence. Graveside services were held at 10 a.m. Monday, Oct. 21, 2013, at the Evergreen Cemetery Chapel with the Rev. David Harp officiating.
Jessie was born Dec. 12, 1913 to Perry and Nellie Martin in Palestine, Texas.
She is survived by four sons, Edward (Sonny) Henson and wife, Teri of Stanton, Earl Henson of Spokane, Wash., Bobby Henson and wife, Carol of Ben Brook, and Jimmy Shaw and wife, Linda of Midland; nine grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
George V. Hernandez, 45, of Big Spring died Saturday Oct. 19, 2013 at his residence. Vigil service will be Tuesday at 7 p.m. at Myers & Smith Chapel. Funeral mass will be Wednesday at 10 a.m. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church with the Rev. Bernard L. Gully officiating. Burial will follow at Mount Olive Memorial Park.
Jesus "Jesse" Armendariz, 54, of Big Spring died Saturday Oct. 19, 2013 at Midland Memorial Hospital. Vigil service will be 7 p.m. Wednesday at Myers & Smith Chapel. Funeral mass will be 10 a.m. Thursday at Holy Trinity Catholic Church. Burial will follow at Mount Olive Memorial Park.
He was born Aug. 12, 1959, in Big Spring to Dora and Jose Armendariz. He was a lifetime resident of Big Spring. He married Erlinda Martinez Feb. 12, 2000, in Big Spring. He worked for Fiberglass Systems in Big Spring and for Continental Products in Odessa.
Alejandro "Alex" Franco, 83, of Big Spring, died Friday, Oct. 18, 2013, at his residence. Vigil service will be at 7 p.m. Monday at Myers & Smith Chapel. Funeral mass will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Holy Trinity Catholic Church with the Rev. Bernard L. Gully officiating. Burial will be at Mount Olive Memorial Park.
Alejandro "Alex' Franco, 83, died Friday, Oct. 18, 2013, at his residence. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Jesus "Jesse" Armendariz, 54, died Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013, at Midland Memorial Hospital. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.