Archive - Obituary
February 11th, 2013
Frank Lloyd Sickles, 58, of Big Spring died Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, in a Midland hospital. His services are pending with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring.
Jimmy Garrard, 38, of Big Spring died Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, at Scenic Mountain Medical Center. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Funeral services for Robert Ramos of Big Spring were at 10 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, at the St. Joseph Catholic Church in Stanton with Deacon Clemente Villa officiating, interment followed at St. Joseph Cemetery.
Mr. Ramos was born Jan. 9, 1952, in Big Spring and he passed away Feb. 4, 2013.
Justen Vogel, 39, of Midland, formerly of Big Spring died Wednesday, Feb. 6, 2013, in a truck accident south of Midland. Memorial services will be at 4 p.m. Saturday in the chapel at the farm of Teen Challenge of the Permian Basin, 6901 SCR 1200, Midland, Texas, with the Rev. Darrell Trout of Harvest Time Assembly of God Church officiating. Friends are invited to join the family for a meal and fellowship following the service.
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