Archive - Feb 2014 - Obituary
Jerald R. Wilson, of Kerrville, passed away on Feb. 15, 2014, in San Antonio, Texas. He was born in Andrews, Texas to H.T. and Wilma Wilson on May 4, 1935. He married Linda Diggs on July 1, 1968, in Big Spring, Texas.
He attended Andrews High School. Jerald graduated from Sul Ross University. He was a teacher for Big Spring Independent School District for 38 years. He was involved in the Big Spring Prospectors Club.
Jerald is preceded in death by his brother, Corky Wilson; and his twin brother, James â€śJimmyâ€ť R. Wilson.
Leo Edward Frank, 93, of Big Spring, died Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014 in a local hospital. By Leo's request, no services are planned.
Leo was born April 21, 1920, in Rib Lake, Wisc., and married Alberta Sherrell March 17, 1946, in Loraine, Texas. She preceded him in death Oct. 14, 2008. Leo was an aircraft engine mechanic instructor and was stationed at Webb Air Force Base in Big Spring.
Toka Van, 39, of Big Spring died Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, at her residence. Memorial services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Myers & Smith Chapel.
She was born Jan. 6, 1975, to Betty and Ronald Van in Phoenix, Ariz.
She worked as a restaurant manager, spending most of her life in Big Spring. She was a member of Mount Bethel Baptist Church.
Myrtle (Marie) Kays, 83, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Feb. 12, 2014, at her home in Ackerly, Texas. Graveside services were held Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, in Lakeview Cemetery, Marietta, Okla., under the direction of Flanagan-Watts Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Marietta.
Oceal McMillan, 92, of Big Spring, died Monday. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Phillip "Filmo" Rose, 30, of Big Spring, Texas, died Friday, February 14, 2014, at University Medical Center in Lubbock. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Toka Van, 39, of Big Spring, died Saturday, February 15, 2014, at her residence Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Yolanda Lara, 69, formerly of Big Spring, Texas, died Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, in Brownsville, Texas. Her services are pending with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory.
Leo E. Frank, 93, of Big Spring, Texas, died Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, at a local hospital. His services are pending with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory.
George M. Peters, 88 of Midland, formerly of Stanton, Texas, died Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, in a Midland nursing home. A rosary service will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Stanton. Funeral Mass will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Stanton with Msgr. James Bridges, officiating. Interment will follow at St. Joseph's Catholic Cemetery, Stanton.