Charles W. Lusk, 90, of Big Spring, died Monday, Dec. 8, 2014, at Scenic Mountain Medical Center. His body was donated to Texas Tech Medical School and his services will be held at a later date.|
He was born July 10, 1924, in Arlington, Texas to Ava (Moore) and William Lusk. He grew up in Midlothian, Texas and graduated from Midlothian High School in 1941. He entered the United States Navy and was a Sea Bee in the Pacific in Guam and Okinawa. He also served in Alaska. He worked for Texas Electric for 37 years. He was a member of Alive in Christ Lutheran Church. He was a Gideon, active in the Stephen Ministries and Prison Ministries and was a member of the Optimist Club.
He is survived by one daughter, Jane Lusk of Big Spring; three grandchildren, Amy Pollock of Big Spring, and Paul Lusk, Matthew Lusk and wife Chelsea, all of Richmond, Va.; four great-grandchildren, Joshua Pollock and Maggie Pollock, both of Big Spring, and Logan Lusk and Evelyn Lusk, both of Richmond, Va.; one sister, Virginia Nelson and husband Robert of Midlothian; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one son, John Charles Lusk of Montpelier, Va. on Sept. 24, 2014; and two brothers, James Truett Lusk and Billy Eugene Lusk.
Memorials may be sent to Gideons International, Big Spring Camp No. U42060, P.O. Box 133, Big Spring, TX 79721-0133.
Arrangements are by Myers & Smith Funeral Home. Pay your respects online at www.myersandsmith.com
Published in Big Spring Herald on Dec. 11, 2014