Neville, Velma

Velma Neville, 93, of Portales died Friday, Nov. 11, 2005 at her home. She was born Jan. 8, 1912, in Spur, Texas, to Edna Mae and T.F. Danforth. Her family homesteaded near Lingo when she was in her early teens and she attended school at Lingo. She was trained as a beautician, and established a […]

Danforth , Kurtis L.

Services: Have been held. Kurtis L. Danforth, 42, of Matamoras, Pa., died Sunday, March 6, 2005, at Ocala Hospital in Ocala, Fla. He was born Dec. 25, 1962, in Portales to Gerald and Diana Caywood Danforth. He owned Danforth Contracting and was an 18-year resident of the Matamoras area. Survivors include his wife, Karen M. […]

Ribble, Irene

Irene Ribble Services: Have been held. Irene Ribble, 78, of Portales died Saturday, Feb. 21, 2004, at her home. She was born on Sept. 5, 1925, in Portales to Blanche and Murry South. She graduated from Portales High School in 1943. During World War II she worked in the ship yards in San Diego to […]

McClary, David

David McClary Services: Have been held. Mr. David McClary, 66, of Portales, a retired college instructor and administrator, died Friday, Aug. 1, 2003, at Covenant Lakeside Medical Center in Lubbock. He was born Dec. 11, 1936, in Dumas, Texas, to Willie Ann and Jack McClary. He joined the U.S. Marine Corps in 1956, where he […]