October 16th, 2014
Dale Worthan, 76, of Big Spring, died Wednesday, Oct. 15, 2014, in a local hospital. His services are pending with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory.
Members of the Disabled American Veterans (DAV) will be out Friday and Saturday in front of Walmart for the organizationâs annual Forget-Me-Not Drive.
âWe will be at the front doors beginning at 8 a.m. until late,â said Ed Meiser, DAV Chapter 47 commander. âMembers will be accepting donations, and we will be handing out plastic blue, Forget-Me-Not flowers.â
The drive is an annual fund-raiser for the veterans group with the proceeds used to help area veterans, Meiser said.
For more of this story, read Thursday's edition of the Herald.
Jeanine Angela (Craver) Shaw, 53, of Knott, Texas went to be with the Lord Monday, Oct. 13, 2014.
She was born March 30, 1961 to Senior Master Sgt. James Ignatius Craver and Shirley May Craver at Reese Air Force Base in Lubbock. She graduated from Big Spring High in 1979.
David Trevor Crawford, age 64, passed away on Oct. 10, 2014. He was born on April 10, 1950, to Mary Elizabeth Reavis Crawford and Trevor Thomas Crawford in Sweetwater, Texas. He was raised in Colorado City, Texas, and graduated from Coahoma High School in 1968. David married his wife of 30 years, Susan Dianne Clark, on Aug. 6, 1972. He was a loving father, son, brother and cousin.
Elton Lee Carlile passed away Oct. 13, 2014, after an extended illness. He was born in Wolforth, Texas on June 13, 1927. Elton and his three brothers were raised around the area by their parents, Jimmy and Robert Albert Carlile. He attended school at Friendship, Texas. He joined the Navy in 1942 and served in WWII in the Pacific Theater.
Archie Gammons, 93,of Big Spring, died Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014 at Odessa Regional Medical Center. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Chapel.
Leona Radasa, 32, of Big Spring, died Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014 at her residence. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Chapel.
Sandra Roper, 62, of Richardson, formerly of Big Spring, died Tuesday, Oct. 07, 2014 at her residence. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Chapel.
Big Springâs City Council has nixed a proposed ordinance which would allow beauticians and pet groomers to work out of their homes.
Council members rejected the ordinance by a 4-3 vote after lengthy debate during their Tuesday night meeting. Raul Marquez Jr., Bobby McDonald, Raul Benavides and Marvin Boyd voted against the measure, while it was supported by Mayor Larry McLellan, Carmen Harbour and Justin Myers.
The ordinance would have allowed licensed beauty salon operators and pet groomers to operate the businesses from home under certain circumstances.