May 17th, 2011
Carol L. Smith, 51, of Big Spring died Sunday, May 15, 2011, at her residence. Memorial services will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday, May 18, 2011, at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel with the Rev. Michael Willard, pastor of Cornerstone Covenant Church, officiating.
Former Big Spring resident Jewel â€śMarleneâ€ť Sneed Yoak of Waynesville, Ohio, passed to be with her Lord on Saturday, May 14, 2011. Services will be held at Stubbs-Conner Funeral Home in Waynesville, Ohio, on May 20, 2011, with the Rev. Kenneth Thomas officiating. The viewing will be held at noon and the funeral at 1 p.m. Interment will follow at Miami Cemetery in Corwin, Ohio.
Nell Jones, 76, of Big Spring died Sunday, May 15, 2011, at her residence. The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. Wednesday at Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Graveside services will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday at Lamesa Memorial Park with the Rev. Clifton Igo and Brian Moore officiating.
R.H. Weaver, 88, of Big Spring died Monday, May 16, 2011, in an Odessa Hospital. His services are pending with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring.
Angelina Castillo headlines a group of seven Big Spring Lady Steers who were named to the All-District 5-3A Softball Team.
Castillo, a sophomore catcher for the Lady Steers, was named Defensive Most Valuable Player of the all-district team, which was selected by a vote of the league coaches.
Sydney Laws of Brownwood was named district MVP, while her teammate, Sydnie Darden, was selected as the league's offensive MVP.
Two Lady Steers were named to the all-district first team â€” junior first baseman Mackenzie Stone and sophomore outfielder Hailey Dimidjian.
Landon Parker and Morgan Yarbrough earn the valedictorian and salutatorian slots respectively for the 2011 Sands High School graduation class, principal Zelda Bilbo announced.
Valedictorian Landon Parker is the son of Steve and Amy Parker of Knott and graduates with a grade point average of 95.63. Parker plans to attend Lubbock Christian University and major in business.
Moses Flores Jr., 58, of Fort Worth, formerly of Big Spring died Thursday, May 12, 2011. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Edna Jones, 76, of Big Spring died Sunday, May 15, 2011. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Lidia Reece, 55, of Big Spring died Sunday, May 15, 2011, at her residence. Services are pending at Myers & Smith Funeral Home.
Carol Lynn Smith, 51, of Big Spring died Sunday, May 15, 2011, at her residence. Her services are pending with Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring.