April 16th, 2012
Tommy Liedtke, 86, of Amarillo, died Friday, April 13, 2012, in Big Spring. Private family memorial services will be held at a later date. Internment will be at Llano Cemetery, Amarillo, Texas.
Tommy was born July 11, 1925, in Paducah, Texas. He married Naomi Boykin Feb. 28, 1944 in Paducah, Texas. She preceded him in death Jan. 31, 1983.
The couple moved from Paducah to Amarillo in 1952 and lived there for 60 years. Mr. Liedtke served in the United States Army during World War II in the European theater.
William M. "Bill" Skiles, 95, of Big Spring, died Sunday, April 15, 2012 in a local hospital. His services are pending with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring.
Keith Morrison, right, takes the oath to become the newest member of the Emergency Services Chaplains Corp. from Chaplain Joel Miller.
Madison Fields, was chosen for The Spotlight on Excellence Award from the 6th grade class at Marble Falls Middle School.
She is the daughter of Clark and Melissa Fields of Marble Falls, formerly from Big Spring, and the granddaughter of Alton and Becky Fields also of Marble Falls and formerly of Big Spring.
She is also the granddaughter of Jimmy and Sandy Shanks and great granddaughter of Frances Ringener, and Wade and Dorothy Shanks, all of Big Spring.
She was chosen for this award from approximately 315 students in the 6th grade.
Jeffery Curtis Dunlap, 32, of Coahoma died Friday, April 13, 2012, at University Medical Center in Lubbock. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Christina Garrard, 39, of Big Spring, died Friday, April 13, 2012, at her residence. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Kenneth Wayne Hartmann, 47, of Big Spring died Friday, April 13, 2012, in a Grapevine hospital. His services are pending with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring.
B.W. "Billy" Cunningham, 78, of Big Spring died Friday, April 13, 2012, in a Midland hospital.Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Monday, April 16, 2012, at the Birdwell Lane Church of Christ with Ralph Anderson, officiating. Interment will follow at Trinity Memorial Park.
The family will receive friends from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, April 15, 2012, at the funeral home.
He was born on May 4, 1933, in Howard County, Texas, and married Media Gwendolin Meek on Aug. 5, 1948, in Tahoka, Texas.
He was a member of the Birdwell Lane Church of Christ.
If love could have saved you,
You would have lived forever.
Susan I. Bristol-Holley, 50, passed from this tangible earth on April 1, 2012, following a car accident. She was born in Albuquerque, N.M., in 1961 to a proud pioneer family of eight generations.
She graduated from Big Spring High School in 1979. She attended Tarleton State University in Stephenville, Texas, as well as Brookhaven Community College in Richardson, Texas, and The University of North Texas in Denton.