Archive - Obituary
February 20th, 2014
Jerry McCormick, 72, of Big Spring, died Monday, Feb. 17, 2014 in a local hospital. Graveside services will be held at 3 p.m. Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, at the Peace Chapel at Trinity Memorial Park with the Rev. Joey Bacon officiating.
The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home.
He was born Aug. 22, 1941, in Big Spring to Jesse and Margery McCormick and married Carolyn Clary April 4, 1997, in Del Rio, Texas.
Funeral services for Joe Garcia Lopez Sr., 67, of Lovington, N.M. will be held Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, at 10 a.m. at St. Thomas Catholic Church with the Rev. Manuel Ibarra officiating. Burial will follow at Resthaven Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of Kirby-Smith-Rogers Funeral Home.
Marshall Louder, 88, of Tarzan, died Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014, in a Midland nursing home. His services are pending with Gilbreath Funeral Home.
Mrs. Ernest W. â€śBillieâ€ť Smith, 83, of Big Spring, died Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014, in a local nursing home. Her services are pending with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory.
Merline Pierce, 88, of Big Spring, died Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, in a San Angelo hospital. Her services are pending with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory.
Mary Magana, 52, of Big Spring died Sunday, Feb. 16, 2014, at Scenic Mountain Medical Center. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home and Chapel.
Toka Van, 39, of Big Spring died Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, at her residence. Memorial services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Myers & Smith Chapel.
She was born Jan. 6, 1975 to Betty Tate and Ronald Van in Phoenix, Ariz.
She worked as a restaurant manager, spending most of her life in Big Spring. She was a member of Mount Bethel Baptist Church.
Yolanda "Landy" Ramirez Lara, 69, of Big Spring, formerly of Brownsville, died Saturday, Feb. 15, 2014, at her daughter's house in Brownsville. Vigil services will be at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel. Funeral Mass will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, at Holy Trinity Catholic Parish in Big Spring. Interment will follow at Mt. Olive Memorial Park in Big Spring.
She was born June 11, 1944, in Big Spring and married Benito Lara July 1, 1960, in Big Spring.
Oceal McMillan, 92, of Big Spring, died Monday, Feb. 17, 2014 at Parkview Nursing and Rehab. Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Trinity Memorial Park Peace Chapel. Pastor Tom Lassiter of Crestview Baptist Church will be officiating.
Jerald R. Wilson, of Kerrville, passed away on Feb. 15, 2014, in San Antonio, Texas. He was born in Andrews, Texas to H.T. and Wilma Wilson on May 4, 1935. He married Linda Diggs on July 1, 1968, in Big Spring, Texas.
He attended Andrews High School. Jerald graduated from Sul Ross University. He was a teacher for Big Spring Independent School District for 38 years. He was involved in the Big Spring Prospectors Club.
Jerald is preceded in death by his brother, Corky Wilson; and his twin brother, James â€śJimmyâ€ť R. Wilson.