Cole, Irene

Irene Cole
Have been held.

Irene L. Cole, 78, of Clovis, died Saturday, April 23, 2005, at her home.

She was born on June 9, 1926, in Cuervo to Lloyd and Sarah Williams Capps.

She was valedictorian of House High School and graduated from Eastern New Mexico University with honors. She majored in education. She married Stanley Cole on Aug. 3, 1948, in Fredericksburg, Va. Her hobbies included cooking, sewing and gardening. Family members said she left behind a Godly legacy for all her children.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband and infant son, Stan Lee Cole.

Survivors include four daughters, Joy McPherson (and her husband Johnny), Cricket Jones (L. K.), Lola Wilcox (Eddie) and Rose Jenkins (Steve); two brothers and two sisters; nine grandchildren and soon to be great grandchild, Emma Kate Boazman.

Pallbearers are her grandchildren, Jake, Josh and Lauren Boazman; Lee Roquemore, Garrett and Jessica Wilcox; and Leigha, Aaron and Ryan Morgan.

Burial will follow services.

Arrangements are by Steed-Todd Funeral Home in Clovis.