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Mike Abusaab
November 4, 1955 - November 1, 2021
Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory
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Dorothy Garrett Coliseum Sonic Floor
1001 Birdwell Lane
Big Spring, TX 79720
Friday 11/5, 1:00 pm
Services will be Livestreamed on KBest Media Facebook Page.

Mike Abusaab, 65, of Big Spring, passed away Monday, November 1, 2021. Memorial services will be held at 1:00 pm Friday, November 5, 2021, on the Sonic Floor of the Dorothy Garrett Coliseum. He was born November 4, 1955, in Shuna Jonobia, Jordan to Kadeja and Ibrahim Abusaab. He married Sheila Fisher in 1982 in …
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John H. Walker left a message on November 10, 2021:
So hate to hear of Mike's passing. He was such a promoter of Big Spring, Howard County and West Texas.
Qraryih left a message on November 6, 2021:
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Carolyn Carpenter Stewart left a message on November 5, 2021:
My mother, Marj Carpenter, absolutely adored Mike and Sheila!!! There was never a birthday in her latter years that Mike and Sheila didn't bring a cake to KBEST radio station to celebrate with her after her "Riding Fence" program. Both Mike and Sheila were so interested in the history of Big Spring and would enjoy all of the old stories. Sheila, you know Marj will be already telling everyone in heaven that Mike is their #1 friend and supporter. What joys Mike brought with Sheila right by his side to so many folks in Big Spring! He will be missed, never forgotten, and a legend in his own time to all who knew him. Love to you, Sheila!
Ginger New left a message on November 5, 2021:
Mike Abusaab was an amazing man! I worked at the Sonic on Gregg St for my first real job, for many years. During that time Mike and Sheila Abusaab treated all of us with kindness and were always willing to give advice! Sheila was also my Spanish teacher in high school during this same time frame, such an amazing teacher. Mike and Sheila were always so sweet and they would call me over to their vehicle and tell me how good of a job I was doing and would always ask how I was doing in the world. This couple has donated to so many organizations and scholarships throughout our community and other communities! They definitely left a lasting impression on my heart as well as many others throughout the years. Thank you both for having such kind hearts and good intentions for everyone around you! My sincerest condolences to Sheila and the rest of the family and community! Gone but certainly never forgotten! May you Rest In Peace Mike!
Anastasia Zamora left a message on November 5, 2021:
In memory of Mike Abusaab, Anastasia Zamora lit a candle
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Andrea Lyons left a message on November 5, 2021:
Condolences to Mrs Shelia and family. I remember him visiting with my late husband John during one of our dinner outings. He’s was great to our community, and will be missed.
Michael Rhattigan left a message on November 3, 2021:
We owned KBST AM/FM and KBTS FM stations from 2004 to 2014. We got to know Mike initially as a customer and were immediately impressed by his personality, business acumen, and commitment to the Big Spring community. He was a man of his word, one for whom contracts were almost unnecessary. As we got to know Mike more -- learning about his immigration from Jordan, work during college, and start at Sonic – his success became even more impressive. Equally important, we began to see the man behind the business, discovering all of the philanthropic work that he and Sheila did in the area. When we sold the stations to the Abusaabs, along with Malinda and Danny Flenniken, we knew that the stations would not only be maintained but that they’d play an even greater role in the community. Few Mike Abusaabs exist in this world but Big Spring, Texas had one. Rest in Peace, Mike! - The Rhattigan Family
Katie Grimes left a message on November 3, 2021:
What an impact Mike made on the lives of Big Spring, He lived his life fully. He will be very much missed. Sympathies to Sheila. Jerry and Katie Grimes
Opie left a message on November 2, 2021:
Sheila, you and Mike are special people. You both are so special to Jim and I. Just remembering our many times together make me emotional and bring a smile. I can never watch or hear a quote from "O Brother, Where Art Thou " without thinking of watching that movie with you guys and all the laughing we did then and after when quoting it at random times through the years. You both hold such a special place in our hearts. Sending love and hugs, thoughts and prayers. Opie
Elfi Tucker and Rosaura Perez left a message on November 2, 2021:
Mom and I are so very sorry to hear of the loss of Mike. He was such a wonderful man and Dad truly loved him. Praying for Sheila and all who love him. He will be greatly missed.
Elfi Tucker and Rosaura Perez left a message on November 2, 2021:
Mom and I are so very sorry to hear of the loss of Mike. He was such a wonderful man and Dad truly loved him. Praying for Sheila and all who love him. He will be greatly missed.
Nalley-Pickle & Welch Funeral Home & Crematory left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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