Irva Dean Paul, 80, of Big Spring passed away Wednesday, April 10, 2013, at Stanton Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. until 7 p.m. Thursday at Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Friday, April 12, 2013, at Myers & Smith Chapel with Ken McMeans, pastor of College Baptist Church, officiating.
Irva was born March 11, 1933, in Coleman, Texas, to Irvin and Ruby Waggon. She graduated from Lawn High School. She lived in Big Spring for most of her life. She was an attendance clerk at Big Spring High School and could be seen working at volleyball, basketball and football games selling tickets.
She enjoyed playing volleyball and basketball, even in her adult years. She enjoyed sewing and playing Bunko. She was a member of College Baptist Church.
She is survived by one daughter, Melissa Oliver of Big Spring; four grandchildren, Jonathon Paul of Big Spring, Jaime McGallian and husband Justin of Abilene and Ariel Oliver and Coy Oliver, both of Forth Worth; six great-grandchildren, Kaden Paul and Carson Paul, both of Big Spring, Kelli Paul, Trinity Tidwell, Killian Line and Graclee McGallian, all of Abilene; a daughter-in-law, Cheryl Paul of Abilene; and a sister, Helen Hoover and husband Mitch of Fort Worth.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Harvey Paul; a son, Michael Paul; and a sister, Norma.
Arrangements are by Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Pay your respects online at www.myersandsmith.com