On May 19, 2014, Violet Aldene Ford McGuire of Barnhart, Texas peacefully passed away.

Funeral services were grave side on May 21, 2014 at Kermit Cemetery, Kermit, Texas with pastor William R. Blain of Grand Prairie officiating. Arrangements are with Family Services Funeral Home in Kermit.

Aldene was born September 27, 1920 at Hope, New Mexico to William C. and Mary Childress Ford. She was born into a large family with seven living brothers, six living sisters and one half sister. She graduated from Kermit High School.


Jimmy Melvin Martin, 84 of Big Lake, entered God’s Heavenly Kingdom on April 27, 2014 at this residence.

Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 30, at First Baptist Church in Big Lake followed by services at 1:00 p.m. with Rev. J. B. Bitner, Jr. and Rev. Gerald Bastin conducting the service. Burial will follow in Glen Rest Cemetery. Arrangements are by Johnson’s Funeral Home in San Angelo, Texas.


“Well done, thou good and faithful servant...Enter thou into the joy of the Lord” Matthew 25:21

Juanita Martinez Ybarra, 88, went to be with her Lord on Thursday, March 27, 2014 at Community Hospital in San Angelo, Texas. She was born October 29, 1925, in Rocksprings, Texas to

Donaciano and Petra (Reyna) Martinez. Juanita was a loving wife, mother, grndmaother all of her life.


David C. Villarreal of Odessa (formerly of Big Lake) went to be with the Lord leaving his loved ones.

He is preceded in death by his father Barnabe M Villarreal Jr.