Carl Bacon, 77, of Coahoma, died Sunday, April 20, 2014, in a local nursing home. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, April 25, 2014, at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel, with Rick Cunningham officiating.
Carl was born March 26, 1937, in Mitchell County, Texas and married Annita Thompson June 29, 1991, in Coahoma. He worked for Weaver Services in Snyder for more than 20 years and loved cabinetry. He was very proud of his grandkids and great-grandkids. He was a Christian.
Survivors include his wife Annita Bacon, of Coahoma; one son, Glen Bacon and wife, Kambra of Prosper; four daughters, Tina Essary and husband, Glen of San Antonio, Teresa Combs and husband, Brant Williams of Lubbock and Rhonda Thompson and Angela Hines, both of Austin; 11 grandchildren, Klayson Bacon, Kierra Bacon, Heath Gwinn, Heather Gwinn, Dustin Gwinn, Derek Gwinn, Kayla Nichols, Kara Robinson, David Aaron Childers, Ronnie Thompson and Wanda Lewis; nine great-grandchildren, Jaylee Gwinn, Cole Gwinn, Aubrey Gwinn, Jack Nichols, Jules Nichols, Abbie Robinson, Dawson Robinson, Rhili Childers and Averi Childers; one sister, Martha Wellman of Dearborn Heights, Mich.; several nieces and nephews; and a host of friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Willie and Mattie (Dorn) Bacon, and one brother, Willie Newton Bacon Jr.
Arrangements under the direction of Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring. Online condolences may be made at: www.npwelch.com