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. […]

Fund short on cash, big on toys

CNJ STAFF REPORT Contributions to the Salvation Army’s Empty Stocking Fund, which is used to provide Christmas gifts to needy families, fell far short of the organization’s goal, according to results released Friday. According to Capt. Hector Diaz, the Salvation Army raised only $4,781.23 for the fund, a bit more than half of the organization’s […]

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 […]

ENMU baseball team goes 1-3 in opening tourney

CNJ STAFF STEPHENVILLE, Texas — Phil Clabaugh sounded almost as if he’d won all four games. His Eastern New Mexico University baseball team opened its season by going 1-3 in the Southwest Shootout hosted by Tarleton State. The Greyhounds were competitive on Sunday in splitting two games against quality opponents, including a 10-4 whipping of […]

Thurman, Mary Elouise

Mary Elouise Thurman Services: Have been held. Mary Elouise Thurman, 74, of Clovis died Friday, Jan. 16, 2004, at her home. She was born July 8, 1929, in Globe, Ariz. She was a retired clerk and a lifelong resident of Clovis. Survivors include three sons, Patrick McBride of College Station, Texas, Gregg McBride of Colorado […]

Hartley, Mary Lawrence

Mary Lawrence Hartley Services: Have been held. Mary Lawrence Hartley, 81, of El Paso, Texas, died Jan. 7, 2004, at Monta Vista Nursing Home in El Paso, Texas. She was born Aug. 19, 1922, in Harrisburg, Pa., to Val and Gladys Pickett Lawrence. She went to El Paso with her parents when she was 5 […]

In tribute to: A salute to Clovis-area people who died in 2003 (A-O)

Abbott, Ruth, 89, of Lovington, died April 9 Ackerman, Alice, 87, of Portales, died Aug. 7 Adams, Arthur Jay, 83, of Clovis, died Nov. 14 Adams, Cheslee, 36, of Portales, died March 22 Adams, Dorothy Mabrel, 82, of Clovis, died on Nov. 2 Adams, Pamala Xan, 48, of Amarillo, died Oct. 8 Adams, Robert Merrill, […]

Participants give debt seminar thumbs up

By Darrell Todd Maurina Leigh Ann Melancon and Mary Eldridge have nothing but positive things to say about how the “Conquering Debt God’s Way” seminars have helped their financial situation. Even though Melancon, an assistant finance director for the city of Clovis, has a degree in accounting, she said her academic and professional training didn’t […]

Leach, Albert K.

Albert Kenneth Leach Services: Have been held. Albert Kenneth Leach, 81, of San Jon, died Friday, Jan. 2, 2004, in Amarillo. He was born on Dec. 7, 1922, in Belleview, to John and Mary Leach. He graduated from high school in 1940 and joined the U.S. Army, serving in World War II. He married Dessie […]

Jones, Lottie

Lottie Jones Service: Have been held. Lottie Jones, 96, a homemaker, died Friday, Dec. 26, 2003, at her home at the Buena Vista Retirement Center in Clovis.  She was born Nov. 25, 1907, in Hardin County, Tenn., to Ludlow and Bertha Sisson Barris. She married Jesse VanBuran Jones on Oct. 11, 1924, in Oklahoma. A […]