Services: Have been held.
Mr. Shirell Massey, 62, of Loveland, Colo., died Monday, May 5, 2003, at Hospice Care Center in Loveland.
He was born on June 27, 1940, in Portales, to Lois and Claudie Carrol Massey.
He graduated from high school in Portales. He married Carolyn A. Kerr on Sept. 5. 1992, in Loveland. He worked as a truck driver for Wal-Mart for more than 15 years and was honored for never having an accident on the job with more than 2 million miles logged. He was a member of the Fellowship Baptist Church in Portales. Family member said he loved truck driving and hunting.
He was preceded in death by a sister.
He is survived by his wife; two sons, Bobby Massey (and wife, Kim) of Plainview, Texas, and Ricky Massey of Colorado; a daughter, Terri Brown (and husband, Ron) of Mesa, Ariz.; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and a brother, Ronnie Dee Massey (and wife, June) of Clovis.
The Rev. Ted Bailey will officiate the services.
Burial will be at Mt. Zion Cemetery near Dora.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Fellowship Baptist Church.
Arrangements are by Wheeler Mortuary of Portales.