Crook, Bill

Bill Crook Services: Have been held. Bill Crook, 73, of Chandler, Ariz., died Thursday, Feb. 26, 2004. He was born Jan. 5, 1931, in Clovis, to Buck and Sallie Mae Crook in Clovis. Family members said in his youth he was a rodeo cowboy and won prizes in calf roping. They said he served in […]

Organizations 3/21

Encanto Garden Club Curt and Lisa Jaynes from Garden Source Nursery and Landscaping gave a program on Gardening, Garden Supplies, Gifts, Bedding Plants and General Landscape, when the Encanto Garden Club met on March 9 in the home of Betty Dunlap. President Betty Dunlap presided over the business meeting and a financial report was heard. […]

Convention to address Bible’s relevancy

CNJ Staff The New Mexico Christian Convention is coming to Clovis next week and the general public is invited to attend the preaching and teaching sessions that will be held Thursday through Saturday. Hosted by Central Christian Church and First Christian Church, the meeting is the statewide assembly of independent Christian churches in New Mexico. […]

Organizations 2/22

Joint Veterans Council The Joint Veterans Council met on Feb. 4, 2004, at the Elks Lodge. Meeting called to order at 1900 hours by chairman Morris. Guests were John Fondrick N.M.D.O.Vs, Jim Smith D.A.V. Minutes of the meeting held on Jan. 7, 2004, approved as distributed. Jim Couman (USMC) stated that Memorial Day ceremony would […]

Organizations 2/15

Pilot Club of Clovis The Pilot Club of Clovis held its monthly business meeting on Feb. 9, 2004. Chaplain Sylvia Compton gave the invocation. Fourteen members were present. President Dorothy Baldock called the meeting to order. After reports from various committees were given, discussion on the upcoming Southwest District meeting in El Paso on April […]

Zias capture four wins in South Central Region softball event

CNJ STAFF LAS VEGAS, Nev. — Sophomore second baseman Tracy Jordan went 8-for-14 with two home runs — a grand slam and a three-run shot — and 15 RBIs as the Eastern New Mexico University softball team completed a 4-2 weekend in the South Central Region crossover tournament. ENMU (4-4) was edged by Colorado-Colorado Springs […]

Organizations 2/8

Curry County Genealogy Society The Curry County Genealogy Society held its February meeting at Carver Public Library with Vice President Don McAlavy presiding. The $10 membership dues were collected from six additional members to the society. Discussion of the Library of Congress project to gather tape interviews from World War II veterans encouraged members to […]

Waide, Clay

Clay Waide Services: Have been held. Clay Waide, 83, of Clovis, an electrical contractor, died Monday, Jan. 12, 2004, at his home. He was born on April 4, 1920, in Ochiltree County, Texas, to Garrett and Beulah Allen Waide. He was a member of Parkland Baptist Church in Clovis. He married Nell Cogdill on Dec. […]

Lamer, Yolanda D.

Yolanda D. Lamer Services: Have been held. Yolanda D. Lamer, 44, a resident of Bedford, Mass., died Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2003, at her home with her family. She was born in Portales on May 24, 1959. Survivors include Master Sgt. Charles E. Lamer; her parents, Magin and Margie Gutierrez of Portales; brothers, Leroy (and wife […]

Education Calendar 1/29

Today > Family Literacy Night — 5:30-7 p.m. > New Mexico High School — Comp exams will be held today at Clovis High School. Friday > A six-grade sale will be held at Cameo Elementary School. > Auditions for the Children’s Opera “Juan Verdades, The Man Who Could Not Tell a Lie,” will be held […]

Education Calendar 1/22

> Ranchvale Elementary science fair will be held today. > Highland Elementary science fair judging and assembly will be held today and Thursday. > Misoula performances will be held at Zia Elementary at 6 p.m. on Saturday. > The Board of Education meeting will be held in Central Office Board Room on Main Street at […]

Architects consider Civic Center uses

By Jack King Members of the city’s Civic Center Steering Committee met Wednesday with architects from Albuquerque firm of Dekker/Perich/Sabatini for a brainstorming session on plans for the city’s civic center. The City Commission approved a contract with Dekker/Perich/Sabatini in November for architectural services on the civic center. Steven J. Perich and Bill Sabatini said […]

Ryan, Betty Lou

Betty Lou Ryan Service: Will be held at a later date. Betty Lou Ryan, 71, a retired Avon representative, died Thursday, Dec. 25, 2003, at her home in Clovis. She was born July 16, 1932, in Topeka, Shawnee County, Kan., to Harold and Bernice Bonnett Green. A family member said Mrs. Ryan was involved in […]

Marino, Tommy

Tommy Marino Services: Have been held. Tommie Marino, 72, of Clovis, died Oct. 31, 2003, at her home in Clovis. She was born March 7, 1931, in Gill, Colo., to Jose and Della Lopez Gallegos. She was a lifetime resident of Clovis. She married Joe D. Marino on Oct. 7, 1951, in Clovis. She worked […]

Flores, Cruz

Cruz Flores Services: Have been held. Cruz Flores, 66, of Clovis, died Tuesday, Oct. 28, 2003, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. She was born on June 15, 1937, in Namiquipa, Chihuahua, Mexico, to Ramon and Ignacia Hernandez Calzadillas. She married Santiago Flores on Feb. 13, 1956, in Namiquipa. They came to Clovis in […]

Locals strut the catwalk

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Lauren Ware, 11, of Clovis models an outfit during the Women’s Initiative Network Holiday Fashion Show and Champagne Brunch sponsored by the United Way Saturday at K-Bob’s in Clovis. CNJ staff photo: Eric Kluth. By Darrell Todd Maurina During the week, Kathy Wright works as the manager and vice-president of New Mexico American Water. But […]

Loomis, Patsy

Patsty Loomis Services: Have been held. Patsy Ruth Loomis, 68 of North Potomac, Md., died Friday, Sept. 19, 2003, at her home. She was born on Nov. 8, 1934. She was preceded in death by her parents, Morton and Emily Gragg and W.R. and Ruth Long; and two sisters, Susie Gragg and Dee Lansford. Survivors […]

Campbell, Patrick

Patrick Campbell Services: Have been held. Mr. Patrick H. Campbell, 75, of Clovis, a structural engineer, died Thursday, Sept. 4, 2003, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. He was born on Sept. 27, 1927, in Chicago to Patrick and Ida Miller Campbell. He was a Navy veteran during World War II. He married Norma […]

Guerra, Isabel

Isabel Guerra Services: Have been held. Ms. Isabel Guerra, 41, of Portales, died July 30, 2003, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis She was born May 13, 1962, in Silver City, to Pasquala and Melquiades Guerra. She attended school in Anthony, and then lived in Arizona for several years, where she worked in child […]

Mirabal, Mary

Mary Mirabal Services: Have been held. Mary M. Mirabal, 77, of Amarillo, died Thursday, July 10, 2003. She was born in Santa Rosa. She lived in Tucumcari from 1946 to 1974; El Paso, Texas, from 1974 to 1980; in Portales from 1980 to 1997; and then in Amarillo. She was a homemaker. She married Enrique […]