Archive - Obituary
April 14th, 2014
Ann C. Hayes, 72, of Big Spring, died Saturday April 12, 2014, at Scenic Mountain Medical Center. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Cecil Hoard, 59, of Big Spring, died Saturday April 12, 2014, at his residence. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Santos M. Duron, 90, of Big Spring died Saturday, April 12, 2014, in San Antonio. Funeral services are pending with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home and Crematory.
Sandra Lou Graham, age 64 of Colordo City, Texas, passed away Tuesday April 8, 2014, at Mitchell County Hospital. She was born April 28, 1949, in Snyder, Texas. Her parents were Sidney Randall Bell and Mary Louise Pierce Bell. She was married to Carl Eldon Graham on Dec.31, 1999. Mrs. Graham was a retired nurse.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a son, Jamie Stinchcomb; a sister, Vickie Jo Gorrondona; and a brother, Sidney Bell.
Viola Faye Smith, 89, of Coahoma passed away April 6, 2014. She was born Jan. 12, 1925, in Coahoma, Texas, to John and Myrtle Kerr.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, April 11, 2014, at Laurel Land Funeral Home, 6000 S R L Thornton Fwy, Dallas, Texas, with graveside services at Laurel Land Cemetery Field of Honors.
She married Colley Smith on April 4, 1954. She was married 55 years and was a longtime resident of Big Spring, Texas. Colley and Viola then resided at Log Cabin City, Texas, after Colley retired from the city of Dallas, Texas.
Raymond F. Stukel, 85, of Big Spring, died Tuesday, April 8, 2014, in a local hospital. Memorial services will be 2 p.m. Friday, April11, 2014, at St. Paul Lutheran Church with Pastor Don Rosentreter officiating.
Ray was born March 21, 1929, in Kenosha, Wis. and married Rose Fiebrantz Oct. 20, 1956, in Milwaukee, Wis..
He served in the U.S. Army from 1951 to 1953, then served in the U.S. Air Force from 1959 to 1977, retiring from Webb Air Force Base as a master sergeant. He then worked for Adobe Oil Company for 15 years before retiring to a life of church and community service.
David W. Dunckel, 74, of Big Spring, died Tuesday, April 8, 2014, in a Midland hospital. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, April 11, 2014, at St. Paul Lutheran Church with Pastor Don Rosentreter officiating.
The family will receive friends from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, April 10, 2014, at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home.
He was born Aug. 27, 1939, in Battle Creek, Mich. and married Irma Gobrogge April 29, 1961, in Pinconning, Mich.
Vera Robertson, 81, of Big Spring died Tuesday, April 8, 2014, in a local hospital. Graveside funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. Friday, April 11, 2014, at the Peace Chapel at Trinity Memorial Park.
The family will receive friends from to 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home.
Vera was born July 22, 1932, in Spur, Texas and married "Buddy" Robertson Jan. 1, 1951, in Girard, Texas. He preceded her in death March 4, 2003.
Kristy Brooks Edwards (Bigelow), 62, passed away April 4, 2014, at a skilled nursing facility in Lubbock, Texas.
She is survived by her husband, Heziki "Bull" Edwards of Hobbs, N.M.; son, Scott Brooks and wife, Sandy, of Big Spring; daughter, Tara Schmidt and husband, David, of Big Spring; and two grandchildren. She also has extended family in Mich., where she was born and raised.
Kristy had recently retired from the VA Medical Center in Big Spring, where she had been employed as a registered nurse for many years.
Arrangements by Agape Funeral Chapel and Crematory of Lubbock.
Christi McCutchan Fox, 47, of Big Spring, died Monday April 7, 2014, at her residence. She will lie in state from 9 a.m. until 9 p.m. Thursday at Myers & Smith Funeral Home and the family will receive friends from 6 p.m. until 7 p.m.
Christi was born in Big Spring on Oct. 12, 1966, to Judy and Richard McCutchan. She grew up in Big Spring but spent most of her adult life in Pennsylvania before returning to Big Spring in 2010. She received two bachelorâ€™s degrees in geology and geography. While in Pennsylvania, she had worked for Pfizer and Armstrong.