Archive - 2014 - Obituary
Lee Roy Findley, 90, died Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, in Century, Fla.
He was a native of Big Spring, Texas, and a resident of Century, Fla., for most of his life. Mr. Findley was a World War II veteran, former member of Airport Baptist in Big Spring and a long-time member of the Poplar Dell Baptist Church.
He is preceded in death by his wife of 63 years, Ruthie Hawthorne Findley; sisters, Lois Jernigan, Mary Wells and Mattie Ruth Ohlson; and brothers, Cecil Findley, Garland Findley and James Findley.
Douglas Edgar Hattenbach, 96, of Denton died Monday, Nov. 17, 2014 in Denton. Services are pending with Bill DeBerry Funeral Directors.
Vada Maxwell, 83 of Big Spring died Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014, in Monroe, N.C. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Harvey "Don" Ellison, 54, of Westbrook, died Saturday, Nov. 1, 2014 in a Lubbock hospital. No services are planned.
Don was born Dec. 27, 1959, in Eastland, Texas and married Shaw Dick June 8, 2013, in Mesquite. He worked in the oilfield as a floorman.
Don is survived by his wife, Shaw; stepchildren, Joyce Creel, Johnny Jones, Jody Jones, Sherrie Jones, Joseph Nabors and Justin Nabors; and numerous grandchildren and nieces and nephews.
Kenneth Wayne Ridgeway, 71, of Midland, went to be with his Heavenly Father Nov. 15, 2014. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014, from 6-8 p.m. at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home in Midland. Funeral services will be on Friday, Nov. 21, 2014, at 1 p.m. at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Chapel in Midland.
Nell Key, age 84, of Colorado City died Thursday in a local care center. Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 15, 2014 in the First Baptist Church of Colorado City with the Rev. Danny Williams officiating. Burial will follow in the Colorado City Cemetery under the care and direction of Kiker-Seale Funeral Home.
Mr. R.K. Taylor, 89, of Ira, Texas, died Friday, Nov. 14, 2014, at his residence in Ira after a lengthy illness.
Graveside service for Mr. Taylor will be held Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, at 2 p.m. at the Ira Cemetery. Services are under the direction of Bell-Cypert-Seale Funeral Home.
Thomas Wayne McNeal, 84, of Vealmoor, died Thursday, Nov.13, 2014, in a local hospital. Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel with Gary Bryant officiating. Friends and family will be gathering in Vealmoor immediately following the memorial service.
He was born Feb. 22, 1930, in Choctaw County, Oklahoma, and married June Ulery June 15, 1963, in Las Vegas, Nev.
Roger W. Brooks, 69 of Big Spring, Texas, died Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014, at his residence. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 17, 2014, at the First United Methodist Church in Stanton. Interment will follow at Trinity Memorial Park in Big Spring.
The family will receive friends from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014, at Gilbreath Funeral Home in Stanton.
He was born Feb. 27, 1945, in San Angelo, Texas. He married Carla Perry June 27, 1975, in Midland, Texas.
Virginia Ringener, 88, of Big Spring, went to be with the Lord and her beloved husband on Thursday, Nov. 13, 2014, at her residence. Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 17, 2014 at Myers & Smith Chapel with Pastor Ken McMeans, pastor of College Baptist Church, officiating. Burial will follow at Trinity Memorial Park.