Archive - Feb 22, 2014 - Obituary
Paula M. Martinez, 85, of Big Spring, died Saturday, February 22, 2014, at Parkview Nursing and Rehab. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Landon Joshua Leal, infant son of Danielle Alcantar and Ronnie Leal of Big Spring, died Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014, at Scenic Mountain Medical Center. Graveside services will be 10 a.m. Monday at Mount Olive Memorial Park with Robert Sumner officiating.
He is survived by his parents, Danielle Alcantar and Ronnie Leal of Big Spring; grandparents, Becky Salgado and Gracie Leal, both of Big Spring; great-grandparents, Berta Leal of Big Spring, Eloy Leal of Stanton, Josie Salgado of Big Spring and Armando Salgado; along with several aunts, uncles and cousins.
Phillip âFilmoâ Rose, 30, of Big Spring, died Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, at University Medical Center in Lubbock. The family will receive friends Sunday from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be Monday Feb. 24, 2014, at 2 p.m. at Myers & Smith Chapel with Pastor Mona Lue Tonn officiating. Burial will follow at Mount Olive Memorial Park.
He was born to Deborah and Jon Rose March 31, 1983, in San Jose, Calif. He moved from California to Big Spring in 2005. He married Irene Munoz Nov. 11, 2011, in Big Spring. He worked in the oilfield for J.B. Hunt.
Merline Pierce, 88, of San Angelo, formerly of Big Spring died Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, in a San Angelo hospital. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel in Big Spring with the Rev. Joey Bacon officiating. Interment will follow at Trinity Memorial Park in Big Spring.
She was born Nov. 22, 1925, in Morrison, Okla. She married John Dudley Beal and he preceded her in death. She then married Leland Pierce April 27, 1973, in Ackerly, Texas.