January 24th, 2012
Born: Nov. 8, 1933, in Marlin, Texas
Died: Jan. 20, 2012, in the Life Care Center of Orlando, Fla.
The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. until noon Wednesday at Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Trinity Memorial Park with the Rev. Bill Ivins, pastor of First United Methodist Church, officiating.
John graduated from Sunset High School in Dallas, Texas, in 1953 and attended Howard County Junior College in Big Spring, Texas, and Texas Tech University in Lubbock, Texas.
Funeral services were held for Mona Faye Tinsley Walker Holman, 82, at the Chapel of Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Homer on Friday, Dec. 16, 2011, at 10 a.m. with Dr. Shelby Cowling, officiating. Interment followed at Old Town Cemetery in Haynesville.
Mrs. Holman was born Sept. 6, 1929, in the Standpipe Community near Homer to Roy Clyde and Myra Ione Beavers Tinsley. Mrs. Holman retired from the First Guaranty Bank in Homer as vice president, with a career that spanned more than 39 years including time at Security State Bank in Big Spring.
Penny Lou Linebaugh, 46, of Big Spring died Thursday, Jan. 12, 2012, at her residence. Family memorial services and interment will be held at a later date in Ohio.
She was born May 28, 1965, in Youngstown, Ohio, to Bonnie and Dale Paden. She received her bachelorâ€™s degree and worked as a paralegal. She came to Texas seven years ago and married Thomas Don Mitchell in July 2011 in Big Spring.
She is survived by her husband, Thomas Mitchell of Big Spring; five brothers, Bill, Dale, Ronnie, Scott and Kevin Paden, all of Ohio; and one sister, Lori Grobalchak of Ohio.
Kevin Brent Matteson, 51, of Sand Springs died Sunday at his residence. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Monahans at Big Spring, 6 p.m.
Coahoma at Forsan, 6:30 p.m.
Coahoma at Forsan, 8 p.m.
Odessa College at Howard College, 5:45 p.m.
Odessa College at Howard College, 7:45 p.m.
MIDLAND â€” Some things should just be assumed when Howard College and Midland College meet on the basketball court â€” defense will rule the day; the winner will be celebrating a hard-fought win; and the loser will be left regretting missed chances.
Monday night's doubleheader at Chaparral Center followed that script perfectly as Midland took a pair of defensive battles against the Hawks, prevailing 59-53 in the women's game and 66-60 in the men's contest.
Terlingua may have its International Chili Championship and Nebraska its World Chili Cookoff Championship, but when it comes to warming the hearts of West Texans, nothing beats a bowl of chili from the Fraternal Order of Eagles Annual Chili Cook-off.
The Fraternal Order of Eagles will pull out its well-seasoned cast-iron pots and gather its secret stash of heated spices to host its 10th Annual Chili Cook-off Jan. 28, benefitting the West Texas Centers Children-In-Need Fund.
Wilma Grice, 84, of Big Spring died Saturday, Jan. 21, 2012, in a Greenville, Texas, nursing home. Her services are pending with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring.
John D. Pool Jr., 78, of Orlando, Fla., formerly of Big Spring died Friday, Jan. 20, 2012, in Orlando. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Daniel Paul Breyman, 34, of Odessa died Saturday, Jan. 21, 2012, in an auto accident in Martin County. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 26, 2012, at The Church of Christ of Latter-day Saints in Odessa with President Jerry Zant officiating. Interment will follow at Andrews North Cemetery in Andrews.
The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 25, 2012, at the funeral home.