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Juana Louise Osborn, 92, of Big Spring went home to be with her Lord, Friday, Dec. 7, 2012. Her services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, Dec. 10, 2012, at the Nalley, Pickle & Welch Rosewood Chapel with Ken McMeans, pastor of College Baptist Church, officiating. Interment will follow at Trinity Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 9, 2012, at the funeral home.
She was born Dec. 25, 1919 in Hamby, Texas. She married D.M. (Dock) Osborn Na. 17, 1938 in Albany, Texas. He preceded her in death on November 8, 1982.
Juana was a receiving clerk for Montgomery Ward from 1965 to its closing in 1985. She and Dock came to Big Spring in 1943 and operated a grocery store and service station on West Highway 80 for 45 years.
She was a longtime member and Sunday School teacher at Airport Baptist Church and more recently at the First Church of the Nazarene. She was a devoted mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She loved baseball and the Texas Longhorns.
Survivors include a daughter, Beverly Norman and husband James of Big Spring, and a son, Ronnie Osborn and wife Glenna, also of Big Spring. Juana had seven grandchildren: Leslie Harris and husband, Albert of San Angelo, Larrie Estes and husband, Greg of San Angelo, Craig Norman of Big Spring, Renea English and husband, Charles of Nashville, Tenn., Dusty Osborn of Big Spring, Ronna Robbins and husband, Brian of Austin, and Cody Osborn and wife, Taylor of Big Spring. She also had seven great-grandchildren, Makynsa and Karleigh Norman of Big Spring, Paisley Osborn of Big Spring, Brittni Coates of San Marcos, Garrett Coates of San Angelo, Haley Coates of San Angelo and Dylan English of Nashville, Tenn.
She was also preceded in death by a daughter Shirley Ezell of Big Spring; an infant grandson, Robert Craig Norman; her parents; and all of her siblings.
The family suggests memorials be made to Samaritan's Purse, P.O. Box 3000, Boone, N.C. 28607-3000.
Arrangements under the direction of Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory of Big Spring. Online condolences can be made at: www.npwelch.com