Lucy Thorpe, 55, of Abilene, formerly of Big Spring, died Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012. Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. Monday, Oct. 1, 2012, at Myers & Smith Chapel with David Cason, pastor of Broadview Baptist Church of Abilene, officiating. Burial will follow in Trinity Memorial Park.
She was born July 10, 1957, in Big Spring, Texas to Annabel and David Mendez. She lived most of her life in Big Spring. She had worked at Newsomâ€™s and J.C.Penney. She married Kenneth Thorpe. She moved to Abilene in 1998 and was a homemaker. She was a member of Broadview Baptist Church of Abilene.
She is survived by her husband: Kenneth Thorpe of Abilene, one son: Justin Thorpe and two daughters: Desiree Thorpe and Ariel Thorpe, all of Abilene; her mother: Annabel Garcia of Big Spring; seven brothers: David Garcia of Shreveport, La., Felipe Garcia and wife Annie of Big Spring, Ernest Garcia of Big Spring, Paul Garcia and wife Estella of San Antonio, George Garcia and wife Yolanda of Midland, Robert Garcia and wife Denise of Carlsbad, N.M., Larry Garcia and wife Cynthia of Big Spring; two sisters: Dolores Hernandez of Big Spring and Susan Blazewski and husband Larry of Chicago, Ill.; and a number of nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her father David Garcia, one daughter Wendy Martinez and a brother Tony Fierro.
Arrangements are by Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Pay your respects online at www.myersandsmith.com.