Archive - Obituary
February 8th, 2013
Clifford L. Stovall, 87, of Blanco, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013, at his home surrounded by his family.
A.J. Cain, 84, of Midland, died peacefully at his home on Sunday, Feb. 3, 2013. A graveside service with military honors will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, at Resthaven Memorial Park in Midland, followed by the memorial service at 3 p.m. at Grace Presbyterian Church, 2801 N. Garfield in Midland. The Rev. Cheryl Homsher, pastor of Grace Presbyterian Church, will lead the celebration of life service assisted by the Rev. Walter Thompson, First Presbyterian Church.
Ruth Vencil, 65, of Big Spring went to be with her Savior on Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, at Jayton Cemetery in Jayton, Texas with the Rev. Jess Colegrove officiating.
Ruth was born Dec. 31, 1947, in Lancashire, England. She worked as a professional dancer in a ballet company which toured Europe and the Middle East. She met Billy Vencil in Egypt and they were soon married in London.
Lois Hicks, 68, of Stanton, formerly of Big Spring died Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013, at Stanton Care Center. Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at Trinity Memorial Park.
She was born Aug. 30, 1944, to Mary and Lon Hicks. She was a lifetime resident of Big Spring and Stanton. She was a homemaker and a Baptist.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one brother, Carl.
Arrangements are by Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Pay your respects online at www.myersandsmith.com
Thersa Verdell McKnight Stifflemire, 89, of Sweeny, Texas, passed away Monday, Feb. 4, 2013, at Emerus Hospital in Sugarland, Texas.
She was born June 18, 1923, in Kelsey, Texas, to Samuel McKnight and Gladys Corilla Luton.
A.J. Cain, 84, of Midland died Sunday, Feb. 3, 2013, in a local care facility. Graveside services with military honors will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, at Resthaven Memorial Park. Memorial services will be held at 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, at Grace Presbyterian Church.
Survivors include daughters Chris Laufer and Diane Warner; five grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and two sisters.
Arrangements are under the direction of Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Midland. Online condolences can be made at: www.npwelch.com
Ruth Vencil, 65, of Big Spring died Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2013, in a local hospital. Her services are pending with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring.
Donna Faye Erwin Oliver, 78, of Colorado City, formerly of Big Spring, passed away on Feb. 3, 2013. A graveside service will be held Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013, at the Colorado City Cemetery.
Donna was born Oct. 18, 1934, in Cuthbert, Texas to Cecil and Edna Erwin, who preceded her in death.
Tracy Moore, 58, of Midland, formerly of Vealmoor, died Monday, Feb. 4, 2013, in Midland. Graveside funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013, at the Vealmoor Cemetery with the Rev. Walter McCall officiating.
She was born Dec. 16, 1954, in Big Spring. Tracy grew up in Vealmoor. She loved to crochet, do word search puzzles and her favorite saying was "Be Nice".
Survivors include cousins, Mike and Denise Bailey and Retta and Don Caldwell all of Big Spring.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Henry and Cordia Moore.
William Thomas McNealey, 96, passed away Jan. 27, 2013 at Lamun-Lusk-Sanchez Texas State Veterans Home in Big Spring, Texas.
He is survived by his family; sons, Larry McNealey of Riverside, Calif.; Thomas (Tommy) McNealy of Kingsville, Texas and Robert (Bob) McNealey of Reno, Nev.; a daughter, Mardelle L. Wise of Midland and formerly of Big Spring; and a brother, David McNealey of Davenport, Iowa; three grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and numerous nephews, nieces and cousins.