Charles Lusk, 90, of Big Spring, died Monday, Dec. 8, 2014, at Scenic Mountain Medical Center. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Thursday Night Football 12/4/14
Dallas (9-4) 41
Chicago (5-8) 28
Dallas used the 3rd quarter to put this game out of reach. After a tightly contested first half the score was 14-7 in Dallasâ favor. Dallas was able to use an early second half turnover to score a 24 yard touchdown pass from Tony Romo to Cole Beasley. They used great field position to tack on 2 more touchdowns before the end of the 3rd quarter to make the score 35-7. Chicago made the game somewhat close thanks to a 21 point fourth quarter of their own, but it was too little, too late.
The Big Spring High Schoolâs top actors will tackle a timeless Christmas classic in their next production âA Christmas Carol,â by Charles Dickens.
âThis is a radio version so there will not be any scenery or costumes but we will have sound effects,â said Chelsea Prettyman, high school theater teacher. âThe actors are going to have to play several different parts and will have to change up their voices to fit the part they are playing.
A public performance will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, at the high school auditorium, 707 E. 11th Place. There is no admission fee.
Funeral services for Carolyn Simpson Rebber of Lamesa will be held Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2014, at 2 p.m. at Grace Lutheran Church in Lamesa with Pastor Alan Korinek officiating. Interment will follow in OâDonnell Cemetery under the direction of Branon Funeral Home. Carolyn, age 69, went to be with her heavenly father Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014, in Lamesa.
Billy Ray Wells, 40, of Midland, Texas died on Saturday, Dec. 6, 2014, at Covenant Medical Center in Lubbock, Texas.
Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. on Thursday at Belvue Church of Christ, located at 611 Carroll St., Stanton, Texas 79782. Interment will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Stanton, Texas.
The family will receive friends from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014, at the Gilbreath Funeral Home, 209 North St. Charles , Stanton, Texas.
Billy was born Jan. 11, 1974 in Andrews, Texas.
James E. Beaird, 84, of Big Spring, died Sunday, Dec. 7, 2014, in a local hospital. Graveside funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2014, at the Peace Chapel at Trinity Memorial Park with Rivers Francis officiating.
He was born April 15, 1930, in Caddo, Okla., and married Frances Joyce Bryant June 14, 1967, in Breckenridge, Texas.
Ruben Anthony Gonzales Sr., 31, of Big Spring died Thursday, Dec. 4, 2014, in an automobile accident in Dawson County. Vigil services will be at 7 p.m. tonight in theÂ Lady of Guadalupe Parish Hall at Holy Trinity Catholic Church. Funeral Mass will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Holy Trinity Catholic Church with burial at Mount Olive Memorial Park.Â
Ruben was born June 13, 1983, in Big Spring, Texas, to Maria (Brito) and Jose R. Gonzales. He was a lifetime resident of Big Spring and a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church. He was a driller for Patterson Drilling Company.
Stevan Valencia Jr. 34, of Big Spring died Thursday, Dec, 4, 2014, in an automobile accident in Dawson County. Vigil services will be at 7 p.m.Â tonight in theÂ Lady of Guadalupe Parish Hall at Holy Trinity Catholic Church.
Funeral Mass will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Holy Trinity Catholic Church with burial at Mount Olive Memorial Park.Â
Stevan was born Nov. 26, 1980, in Big Spring, Texas, to Delma (Hinojos) and Estevan Valencia Sr. He was a lifetime resident of Big Spring and a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church. He was a driller for Robinson Drilling.
Four Big Spring residents were killed in a pair of tragic vehicle accidents that occurred Thursday and Saturday.
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