Engagements / Anniversaries

Engagements:

Kozak-Minyard
Kathleen Coggins of Blasdell, N.Y., and Walter Kozak of Lackawanna, N.Y., announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Kathleen Mary Kozak of Blasdell, N.Y., to Raymond Curtis Minyard of Blasdell, N.Y., son of Raymond and Mary Minyard of Clovis.
The couple will exchange vows at 11:30 a.m. (EDT) on July 17, 2004, in the Leolyn Woods at Inspiration Stump in Lily Dale, N.Y.
The reception will be held at The White Horse Inn in Cassadaga, N.Y.
The bride-elect is a graduate of Frontier High School in Hamburg, N.Y., a graduate of the Buffalo Vocational Technical Center LPN program and is currently a RN student at Niagara Community College, Niagara Falls, N.Y.
She is employed as a pediatric homecare nurse and a substitute school nurse in Buffalo, N.Y.
The prospective groom is a graduate of Clovis High School, attended Eastern New Mexico University in Portales, a graduate of Clovis Community College with AAS in digital electronics and a graduate of Buffalo Upskill Medical Office and Billing Program.
He is employed as a medical office clerk in Buffalo.

Terry-Sanchez
Bill and Sherry Terry of Clovis announce the engagement of their daughter, Jan Terry of Clovis, to David Sanchez of Clovis, son of Leo and the late Soledad “Chloe’” Sanchez of Clovis.
The couple will exchange vows at 2 p.m. on July 10, 2004, at the Faith Christian Family Church in Clovis.
The reception will be at the Faith Christian Family Church in Clovis.
The bride-elect is a 1983 graduate of Clovis High School and a 2000 graduate of Eastern New Mexico University.
She is employed by Eastern New Mexico University in the financial aid office.
The prospective groom is a 1990 graduate of Clovis High School and a 1997 graduate of Eastern New Mexico University.
He is employed at Clovis Schools as a school nurse.
The ceremony and reception are open to friends and relatives.

Taylor-Rose
Kenny and Glynda Taylor of Farwell announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Kimberly Taylor, to Brandon Rose, son of David and Debbie Rose and Jack and Deborah Stone, all of Enfield, Ill.
The couple will exchange vows at 4 p.m. on July 17, 2004, at the Community of Christ Church in Clovis.
The reception will be at the Holiday Inn in Clovis.
The bride is a graduate of Farwell High School and is enrolled in Clovis Community College’s nursing program.
She is employed at Plains Regional Medical Center.
The prospective groom is a 1999 graduate of Enfield High School.
He is stationed at Cannon Air Force Base.
The ceremony and reception are open to friends and relatives.

Salcido-Finnegan
Gloria Salcido of Clovis announces the engagement and approaching marriage of her daughter, Katrina A. Salcido of Albuquerque, granddaughter of Teresa Salcido of Clovis, to Jeffrey A. Finnegan of Albuquerque, son of Thomas and Gloria Finnegan of Phoenix and Lucilla and Jeffrey Trudeau of Okinawa, Japan.
The couple will exchange vows at 6 p.m. on July 2, 2004, at the Sunken Garden in Hillcrest Park in Clovis.
The reception will be at the Clovis Inn.
The bride-elect is a 1999 graduate of Clovis High School.
She is employed at the law offices of Raines and Travers, LLC.
The prospective groom is a 2000 graduate of Clovis High School.
He is employed at TVI Community College.
Invitations have been sent.

Madrid-Elliott
Johnny and Carey Crane of Clovis announce the engagement of their daughter, Brittney Madrid of Clovis, to Matthew Elliott of Clovis, son of Tom and Joan Elliott of Clovis.
The couple will exchange vows at 5 p.m. on July 23, 2004, at the Sunken Garden in Hillcrest Park in Clovis.
The reception will be at Ernest Garcia Hall in Clovis.
The bride-elect is a 2004 graduate of Clovis High School.
The prospective groom is a 2001 graduate of Clovis High School.
The ceremony and reception are open to friends and relatives.

Smith-Fury
Bill and Donna Smith of Clovis announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Erika Smith of Lubbock, to John Fury of Broadview, son of Stan and Cathy Fury of Broadview.
The couple will exchange vows at 6 p.m. on Aug. 6, 2004, at Central Baptist Church in Clovis.
The reception will be at the Chaparral Country Club in Clovis.
The bride is a 2004 graduate of Texas Tech University School of Nursing.
She is employed as a nurse liaison for Laurel Healthcare.
The prospective groom is a 2004 graduate of New Mexico State University.
He is currently self-employed.
The ceremony and reception are open to friends and relatives.

White-Gonser
Jerry and Susan White of Clovis announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Stephanie L. White of Clovis, to Tyrell C. Gonser of Farwell, son of L.C. and Karen Gonser of Farwell.
The couple will exchange vows at 2 p.m. on July 10, 2004, at Highland Baptist Church in Clovis.
The reception will be at the Elk’s Lodge in Clovis.
The bride is a 2002 graduate of Texico High School.
She is employed at Lowe’s Home Improvement and attending Eastern New Mexico University.
The prospective groom is a 2003 graduate of Farwell High School.
He is employed at Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad.
The ceremony and reception are open to friends and relatives.

Anniversaries:

Sims
Louis A. and Marie Sims of Tucumcari will celebrate their 50th Anniversary from 6 – 10 p.m. on June 26, 2004, at the Holiday Inn in Clovis.
The celebration will be hosted by their children, Dorothy Best (and husband, Alan), Will Sims (Debbie), Virginia Gleason (Mark) and Laurel Sims (fiance, John Brown).
The couple was married on July 3, 1954, in Teague, Texas.
They have four children; eight grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
He is retired from the Federal Aviation Administration.
She is retired from Wells Fargo Bank.
The celebration is open to friends and relatives.

Shrock
James and Marlene Shrock of Clayton will celebrate their 55th wedding anniversary from 2 – 5 p.m. on July 4, 2004, at the First Baptist Church, 223 Oak in Clayton.
The celebration will be hosted by their children and spouses, Kaye and Rusty Barnes, Jamie and Jim Edwards, Charlotte Shrock; grandchildren; and great-grandchildren.
The couple was married on July 11, 1949, in Portales.
They have three children; nine grandchildren; and 14 great-grandcchildren.
He is a semi-retired diesel mechanic.
She is a homemaker.
The celebration is open to friends and relatives.
No gifts please.

McCormack
Gary and Shirley McCormack of Albuquerque will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary at 2 p.m. on July 3, 2004, at the Marriott Pyramid in Albuquerque.
The celebration will be hosted by James and Starla Evans, John and Claudia McCormack and Greg and Amanda Ferguson.
The couple was married on July 3, 1954, in Clovis.
They have four children; several grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.
He is owner/operator of “A Great Auction Company” in Albuquerque.
She is a leading realtor with Team McCormack/Remax in Albuqueruqe.
The celebration is open to friends and relatives.