Archive - Obituary
November 15th, 2013
J.D. "Jake" Hyden, 84, of Waco, formerly of Big Spring died Thursday Nov. 14, 2013 at his home after a lengthy illness. The family will receive friends Friday from 6 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. at Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Myers & Smith Chapel with Teresa Cassidy officiating. Burial will be at Trinity Memorial Park.
Mrs. May Lefern Pierce, 84, of Monroe, N.C., formerly of Big Spring, Texas, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013, at her residence.
Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013 at Gail Cemetery, Gail, Texas. A celebration of her life will be conducted at noon Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013, at the Henry Hall Wilson Home, 1301 East Franklin St. in N.C..
Mrs. Pierce was born Sept. 19, 1929, in Victoria, Texas, a daughter of the late John Wilbourn and Birdie M. Pearce Wilbourn. She was married to the late Lee Roy Pierce, who passed in 1976.
Olga Godina, 54, of Big Spring, died Monday Nov. 4, 2013, at her home after a long battle with cancer. Memorial services will be 5 p.m. Thursday at East Fourth Baptist Church.
She was born May 24, 1959 to Esperanza and Pablo Escobar in Levelland, Texas. She had been a resident of Big Spring for 16 years, moving to the community from Brownfield. She was a Catholic and a homemaker.
Louise â€śNanaâ€ť Booth, 89, of Big Spring, Texas, died Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013 in a Midland, Texas, hospital. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013, at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel. Interment will follow at Trinity Memorial Park.
The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 15, 2013 at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home.
She was born June 4, 1924, in McKinney, Texas, and married Ed Booth Feb. 7, 1942, in Weatherford, Texas. He preceded her in death Nov. 14, 2000.
Jessi Henry, 61, of Big Spring, died Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013, at his residence. His services are pending with Nalley-Pickle & welch Funeral Home & Crematory.
Marchie Elevenie Settles, 88, of Big Spring, died Monday, Nov. 11, 2013 in a local nursing home. Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013 at the Trinity Memorial Park Peace Chapel in Big Spring with Bishop Carl Condray officiating. Honorary pallbearers will be the grandsons and great grandsons, Burr Lea Settles III, Mark Settles, Tristen Settles, Tanner Settles, Brayden Settles, Luke Settles and Hendon Settles.
Paul Ray Graves, 72, of Mountain Home, Ark., died Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013, in Mountain Home. Mr. Graves was born Sept.27, 1941, in DeQueen, Ark., to Jesse and Diane (Sutton) Graves.
Paul graduated from Coahoma High School and attended college in Colorado on a track scholarship. His career included district manager for Furrâ€™s Supermarkets and owner of several dry cleaners. He was of the Christian Faith.
Mr. Graves was preceded in death by his parents.
Louise Booth, 89, of Big Spring, died Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013 in a Midland hospital. Her services are pending with Nalley-Pickle and Welch Funeral Home & Crematory.
J.B. Hardeman, 93, of Big Spring, died Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013 in a local nursing home. His services are pending with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory.
Danny Smith, Sr., 66, of Vincent, died Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013, at his residence. The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Vincent Baptist Church with the Rev. Walter McCall officiating. He will be buried in Vincent Cemetery with Military Honors.