Archive - 2013 - Obituary
Carrol Dean Yater, 78, of Stanton, died Thursday, July 11, 2013, at Hospice House of Odessa. At Carrol's request, there will be a private family service.
Carrol was born to John Milton and Nina Gertrude Myrick Yater August 5, 1934, in Big Spring, Texas. He married Lyn Larsen April 6, 1992, in Tarzan, Texas.
James Holt, 78, of Big Spring died Tuesday, July 9, 2013, at the VA Hospital. Graveside services with military honors will be at 11:30 a.m. Saturday at Plainview Memorial Park in Plainview, Texas.
He was born Jan. 7, 1935, in Dallas to Susanna and Daniel Holt. He was a resident of Big Spring for 10 years, coming from Plainview. He was a member of the Church of Christ.
He is survived by his sister: Ruby Hart and her husband Ed of Arlington; and a host of nieces and nephews.
Arrangements are by Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Pay your respects online at www.myersandsmith.com
Myrel McNew, 80, of Big Spring, died Thursday, July 11, 2013, at Parkview Nursing and Rehab. Arrangements are by Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Dale Gene Zant, 86, of New Home, Texas, left this earth July 9, 2013, to be with his Heavenly Father.
Dale was born April 13, 1927, to H.N. and Zona Zant in Clauene, Texas. He was the oldest of seven boys. He married Ethellynn Gill on Nov. 27, 1946. They were blessed with four children during their 61 years of marriage. Dale served in the U.S. Navy aboard the USS Belleau Wood.
Earl H. Bedell Sr., age 88, of Stacy died Wednesday morning, July 10, 2013, at his home following a lengthy illness.
Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 13, 2013, in the Stacy Cemetery under the direction of Walker Funeral Home of Coleman.
He was born June 3, 1925, in Big Spring, Texas, the son of Clay C. and Stella Mae Richardson Bedell. He grew up in Garden City where he graduated from high school. He later served in the U. S. Army. He married Betty Ringener at Big Spring on Oct. 16, 1948. He had lived in Stacy for the past 16 years, moving from Odessa.
Raellen Thompson, 73, of North Richland Hills, formerly of Big Spring, passed away Wednesday, July 10, 2013. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
James Holt, 78, of Big Spring died Tuesday July 9, 2013, at the VA Medical Center. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Carrol Dean Yater, 78, of Stanton, died Thursday, July 11, 2013 at the Hospice House of Odessa. His services are pending with Gilbreath Funeral Home of Stanton.
Fred Salling, age 100, passed away Sunday, July 7, 2013, in San Angelo, Texas. The graveside service will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 10, 2013, at Miles Cemetery in Miles, Texas. The memorial service will be 1 p.m, Wednesday, July 10, 2013, at Trinity Lutheran Church in Miles, Texas, with the Rev. Diane Eggemeyer officiating.
Pallbearers for the service will be Andrew Salling, John Caudle, Charlie Rush, Gayland Thorn, Ron Lehman and Bill Shepherd. Funeral arrangements are by Johnsonâ€™s Funeral Home.
AMARILLO â€” Dudley McKaskle, 83, died June 28, 2013. Graveside services were held Monday, July 1, 2013, in Memorial Park Cemetery with Lance Herrington officiation.. Cox Funeral Home handled arrangements.
Mr. McKaskle was born Oct, 23, 1929, in Monroe, La., to Moncue and Vergie McKaskle. He served in the United States Army during the Korean War. He married Pat Everett on Nov. 19, 1954, in Big Spring. He farmed in Martin County until 1968. After working for defense contractors in the Fort Worth area, he moved to Amarillo in 1970. He retired from Pantex in 1994.