Paul Merrell

Paul Merrell, 61, of Big Spring, died Saturday Aug. 2, 2014. Private family services will be at a later date.He was born to Angela Elizabeth and Henry Floyd Merrell in Big Spring March 13, 1953. He married Tina Rotenberry in Big Spring in November 1976. He was a lifetime resident of Big Spring. He worked all his life as a roughneck in the oilfield.He is survived by his daughter Melissa Merrell of Midland, Texas; one sister Elizabeth Rasmus of Atlanta, Ga., and several nieces and nephews.In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by one brother David Merrell.Arrangements are by Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Please pay your respects online at