Donald Wheat, 67, of Big Spring, Texas died Friday, Nov. 15, 2013, in a Lubbock hospital. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013, at Bakers Chapel AME, 911 N. Lancaster in Big Spring with the Rev. Holston Banks II officiating.
Donald was born March 31, 1946, in Nixon, Texas. He graduated from Big Spring High School and moved to Denver, Colo., and worked in the steel mills where he retired and then moved back to Big Spring.
Survivors include his mother, Elizabeth Wheat; two brothers, Philip B. Wheat and Lawrence H. Wheat, all of Big Spring; numerous nieces and nephews, cousins and aunts and uncles.
He was preceded in death by his father, Donald B. Wheat and one sister, Avis Y. Wheat.
Arrangements are under the direction of Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring. Online condolences may be made at: www.npwelch.com