Archive - Obituary
November 18th, 2013
Edith âTinkâ Harrell, 90, of Lubbock, Texas, formerly of Big Spring, Texas, died Saturday Nov, 16, 2013, at Crown Point Health Suites in Lubbock. The family will receive friends Wednesday from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. at Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Myers & Smith Chapel with Matt Wolfington of Saint Lukeâs United Methodist Church of Lubbock officiating. Burial will be at Mount Olive Memorial Park.
Elvira Gander, 73, of Big Spring, Texas, died Sunday, November 17, 2013 at University Medical Center in Lubbock. Services are pending at Myers& Smith Funeral Home.
Charles Thompson, 73, of Big Spring, Texas, died Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013, at his residence. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Felix Anguiano, 48, of Big Spring died Thursday Nov. 14, 2013, at his residence. Private family services will be at a later date.
He was born Nov. 20, 1964, to Elena and Juan Anguiano in Big Spring and was a lifetime resident of the community. He worked as a custodian and was active in helping with Special Olympics. He was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church.
Elvira "Vira" Hilario, 78, of Big Spring, died Thursday, Nov.14, 2013 at Scenic Mountain Medical Center. Vigil service will be at 7 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013, at Myers & Smith Chapel. Funeral mass will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Holy Trinity Catholic Church with Msgr. Bernard L Gully officiating. Burial will be at Mount Olive Memorial Park.Â
She was born Jan. 8, 1935, in Big Spring to Isabel and Francisco Mata. She married Jose M. Hilario, Sr., in 1948, and he preceded her in death in 1984. She was a homemaker and a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church.Â
Stephanie Shae Powell, 40, of Big Spring, died Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013, at her residence. Memorial services will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013, at Spring Tabernacle Ministries located at 1209 Wright Street with Mona Lue Tonn officiating.
She was born Dec. 24, 1972, in Big Spring to Rozanne (Rotenberry) and Clifton Carlton. She married Alan Powell in April 1992. She was a lifetime resident of Big Spring.Â
Jessie Henry, 61, of Big Spring, died thursday, Nov. 14, 2013, at his residence after a short battle with leukemia. The family will receive friends from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
He was born Nov. 19, 1951, in Big Spring, Texas and married Karen Daniels Feb. 14, 1975, in Big Spring.
Jessie was a lifelong resident of Big Spring and worked in the oil fields all his life. He was currently working for R.H. Well Service. He loved spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren. He enjoyed traveling the back roads and watching westerns and war history movies.
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.