Jan Elliott, 65, of Big Spring, died Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013, in a Midland hospital after a long battle with health issues. The family will receive friends from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Dec. 19, 2013, at the Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home. At Jan's request, there will be a private family service at a later date.
Jan was born in Sweetwater, Texas to Buddy and Jean Lee on Dec. 19, 1947. In 1952 she was adopted by C.E. Milam. She graduated in June 1966 from Big Spring High School and married Kenneth Elliott that same year. Together, they owned and operated Big Spring Auto Electric from 1976 until 2011.
She is survived by two children, daughter, Melissa (Elliott) Carrillo and husband, Junior; and son, Mike Elliott and wife, Kristi; three granddaughters; one great-granddaughter; and one brother.
She was preceded in death by her mother and step-father, Jean and Bernard Wanderer; her father, C.E. Milam; and her sister, Pam Yanez.
The family suggest memorials be made to Home Hospice of Big Spring, 111 E. Seventh, Big Spring, TX 79720 or Hospice of Midland, 911 W. Texas Ave, Midland, TX 79701.
Arrangements under the direction of Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring. Online condolences may be made at: www.npwelch.com