Archive - 2014 - Obituary
Maruja Jimenez, 86, of Big Spring, formerly of Amarillo, died Friday, Nov. 07, 2014, at Parkview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 10, 2014 at 1st Church of The Nazarene with the Rev. Calvary Callender officiating. Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 11, 2014, at Memorial Park Funeral Home Chapel in Amarillo, Texas with Chaplain Scott Jimenez officiating. Interment will follow at Memorial Park.
Jesus Jaime Aguirre Sr., 57, was called to be with the Lord on Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014. A celebration of his life will take place at St. Vincent Pallotti Catholic Church in Abilene, Texas, on Nov. 14, 2014 at 10 a.m. with the Rev. Terry Brenon officiating. He will then be buried alongside his mother and father in Cedar Hill Cemetery.
Sue Sizenbach, 59, of Big Spring, died Friday, Nov. 07, 2014 at Medical Center Hospital in Odessa. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Teresa Moreno Wilson, 50, of Big Spring, died Friday, Nov. 07, 2014 at University Medical Center in Lubbock. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Donna Banks-Reefschneider of Clyde formally of Coahoma, Texas, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014, at Hendrick Medical Center in Abilene. A memorial service will be held Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, at 2 p.m. at the Coahoma Church of Christ.
Donna was born Dec. 20, 1954, in Big Spring, Texas, to the parentage of Pete and Myrtle Banks. She received her primary education from Coahoma schools. She married Asa Reefschneider in February 1973. The family then moved to Roswell, N.M. for several years before moving to Odessa in 1984.
Barbara M. Pavolich, 84, of Big Spring, died Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014, at her residence. Her services are pending with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory.
Oscar â€śPopoâ€ť Valencia, 59, of Big Spring died Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014, at Scenic Mountain Medical Center. Vigil services will be at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Myers & Smith Chapel. Funeral mass will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Holy Trinity Catholic Church with burial at Mount Olive Memorial Park.
He was born July 7, 1955, in Brownfield, Texas to Bernarda and Sabino Valencia. He married Carolyn Rodriguez June 8, 1974, in Big Spring. He drove trucks for Park Fuels. He was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church and was a lifetime resident of Big Spring.
Manuel M. Lopez, 72, passed away in Sparenberg, Texas, Monday, Nov. 3, 2014. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 6, 2014, at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel, Big Spring. Interment will follow at the Ackerly Cemetery.
He was born Jan. 7, 1942, in Edroy, Texas. He was a respected, loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather and friend.
Tolbert Grisham, 87, formerly of Big Spring, passed away early Monday morning, Nov. 3, 2014. Tolbert was born March 29, 1927, in Winters, Texas. He married Billye Corley in 1947.
Tolbert was employed as an optician until 1982 at Malone and Hogan Clinic. Then Tolbert and Billye began Creative Celebrations, a wedding catering business in Big Spring.They did this for 25 years and retired, moving to North Richland Hills, Texas.
Tolbert is survived by his wife, Billye; his sister Totsie; his three children, Carla, Roger and Paige; seven grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.
Kenny Scott, age 58, passed away this past Sunday around 2:42 a.m., after an 11-year battle with cancer. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 5, at College Baptist Church, Big Spring, with Bro. Ken McMeans and Bro. Jim Wilkerson officiating. Graveside service will follow at Trinity Memorial Park, Big Spring. The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014, at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home.