Isaac H. LaRue

Isaac H. LaRue, 74, of Coahoma died Sunday, Dec. 4, 2011, in a local hospital. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Wednesday, Dec. 7, 2011, at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel with the Rev. Richard Dickerson officiating. Interment will follow at Coahoma Cemetery.The family will receive friends from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2011, at the funeral home.Isaac was born Jan. 19, 1937, in Ardmore, Okla., and married Christene Brooks on Oct. 1, 1955, in Ardmore.He served in the United States Navy from 1953 to 1962. He worked as a gin manager, farmer and finally as foreman with J.W. Gray Dirt Contractors for 20 years. He loved to fish and play with his grandchildren.He was a Baptist.Survivors include his wife, Christene LaRue of Coahoma; two sons, Bobby LaRue and wife Laura of Coahoma and Charles LaRue of Snyder; one daughter, Ginger King and husband Billy of Coahoma; one brother, Carl LaRue; seven granddaughters, Jennifer Cox, Cristy Archer, Bailey LaRue, Tara Green, Vanessa Arista, Paige Hipp and Amy Lowe; four grandsons, Isaac King, Zack King, David LaRue and Rese LaRue; and several great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, Harvey and Oma (Lee) LaRue.Arrangements are under the direction of Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring. Online condolences can be made at: