Services: Have been held.
Ms. Susie Guilliams, 98, of Fort Sumner, a business owner, died Wednesday, July 9, 2003, at Plains Regional Medical Center.
She was born March 5, 1905, in Bonham, Texas, to John Davis and Nanny Morris.
She moved with her family to Tolar in 1906. She operated a trucking firm for 17 years prior to purchasing Sue’s Cafe, which she operated from 1942 to 1994. She was a Methodist.
She was preceded in death by a son, Jess Guilliams; two sisters, Lela Mae Cook and Christine Simmons; and five brothers, Jerry, Hubert, Curtis, Clifford and Jack Davis.
She is survived by a daughter, Merlene Hill (and husband, William) of Clovis; two daughters-in-law, Phyllis Dean of Kansas City, Mo., and Jan Guilliams of Holt, Mo.; five grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews and other relatives.
Cremation has taken place.
Memorials contributions may be made to the Fort Sumner Cemetery Association, P.O. Box 180, Fort Sumner, NM.
Arrangements are by Chavez Funeral Home of Fort Sumner.