Clovis visionary nominated for AARP award

By Jack King Andrew “Andy” Chitwood of Clovis was honored earlier this year by being one of several people nominated for the Ethel Percy Andrus Award by members of New Mexico’s chapter of the American Association of Retired Persons Inc., said Harold Burris, president of AARP’s Clovis chapter. The Andrus Award, named after AARP’s founder, […]

Chitwood, John

John W. Chitwood, 89, of Carlsbad, N.M., died Monday, Nov. 3, 2003, at his home. He was born on Aug. 1, 1914, in Bellview. He attended school in Ruth. He married Joyce Neely on July 6, 1933. In the 1940s he played minor league baseball. He farmed in Broadview until 1956 when he moved to […]

Chitwood, Joyce

Joyce Chitwood Services: Have been held. Mrs. Joyce Chitwood, 90, of Carlsbad, died Monday, May 26, 2003, at her home. She was born on April 13, 1913, in Kenna, to Tom and Maime Hooper Neely. She married John Chitwood on July 6, 1933, in Ruth. They farmed in the Ruth-Broadview area until 1956 when they […]