English, Rev. Robert A.

Services: Have been held. The Rev. Robert A. English, 90, of Clovis, died Wednesday, March 23, 2005, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. He was born on April 2, 1914, in Tarrant County, Texas, to John Robert and Lydia Coomer English. He was a Methodist minister and served at Trinity Methodist in Clovis from […]

Hathorn, Henry

Services: Have been held. Mr. Henry Ervin Hathorn Jr., 79, of Clovis, died Tuesday, March 15, 2005, at his home. He was born on June 19, 1925, in Clovis, to Henry Ervin Hathorn Sr. and Maggie Regina Cooper Hathorn. He married Maxine Craft on Jan. 26, 1951, in Clovis. He graduated from Clovis High School […]

Whatley, Ray

Services: have been held. Mr. Ray Whatley, 87, of Friona, died Wednesday, March 2, 2005, at Prairie Acres Nursing Home in Friona. He was born on March 17, 1917, in Lockney, Texas, to James Andrew and Mary Elizabeth Whatley. He married Polly Rucker on June 5, 1938, in Lockney, Texas. They moved to Clovis that […]

McDaniel, Phyllis

Services: Have been held. Mrs. Phyllis Ingram McDaniel, 74, of Clovis, died Wednesday, March 9, 2005, in Clovis. She was born on Aug. 11, 1930, in Clarendon, Texas, to Roy and Myrtle Ingram. She was an elementary school teacher for 23 years. Family members said she enjoyed playing cards and traveling. She was a member […]

Cass, Mary Lee

Mary Lee Cass Services: have been held. Mary Lee Cass, 85, of Friona, died Sunday, Feb. 27, 2005, at Prairie Acres in Friona. She was born on May 14, 1919, in Wellington, Texas. She married Kenyth Cass on May 11, 1935, at the First Methodist Church in Wellington. They farmed in Dodson, Texas, and Littlefield, […]

Fowler, Ruby

Ruby Lee (Lain) Fowler, 80, of Clovis, died Saturday, Jan. 29, 2005, at her home in Clovis. She was born on May 24, 1924, in Lockney, Texas, to Jack and Minnie Lain. She married Gerald Fowler in Raton on Dec. 24, 1945. She worked for Meals on Wheels and the Crisis Center. She was a […]

Davis, Richard

Richard Davis Services: Have been held. Mr. Richard Eric Davis, 67, of Portales, died Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2005, at his home in Portales. He was born on June 12, 1937, in Elmhurst, Ill., to Helen and Lester Davis. He was reared in Bethesda, Md. where he graduated from Chevy Chase High School in 1955. He […]

Walker, Geno

Geno Walker Services: Have been held. Mrs. Geno Oliver Walker, 91, of Clovis, died Saturday, Oct. 23, 2004, at Walnut Hill Place in Dallas. She was born on May 14, 1913, in St. Joseph, Mo., to Eugene and Edna Oliver. She attended public school in Clio, Iowa where she graduated as valedictorian of her high […]

Clovis youth group reaches out

By Darrell Todd Maurina For members of the youth group at Kingswood United Methodist Church, running a vacation Bible school program this summer on a Navajo reservation was like nothing they’d seen. In July, nine members of the church’s youth group traveled to Pinedale, a spread-out Navajo community in northwest New Mexico, about 30 miles […]

Methodist reverend’s focus: youth ministry

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The Rev. Wayne Salguero of Trinity United Methodist Church hopes that his church will be a place of healing, love and hope. . CNJ photo by Eric Kluth. By Darrell Todd Maurina: CNJ staff writer When the Rev. Wayne Salguero came to Clovis in mid-June, Trinity United Methodist Church wasn’t the first congregation he’s served. […]

Hobbs, Max

Max Hobbs Services: Have been held. Mr. Max Hobbs, 78, of Portales, died Sunday, May 16, 2004, at Vista Care Hospice in Lubbock, TX He was born on July 24, 1925, in Portales, to Alma Lee and Add Hobbs. He graduated from Portales High School in 1943. He served in the Army Air Corps during […]

Curnutt, Wilburn

Wilburn Curnutt Services: Have been held. Wilburn Curnutt, 84, of Waco, Texas, died Sunday, March 28, 2004, at a nursing home in Waco. He was born January 26, 1920, in Trinidad, Colo., to C.F. and Florence Curnutt. He came to the Methodist Children’s Home in Waco at the age of 10. He graduated from Waco […]

Meister, Dr. Charles W.

Dr. Charles W. Meister Services: Have been held. Dr. Charles W. Meister , 87, of Pine, Ariz., died Friday, April 2, 2004, in Pine, Ariz. He was born on Jan. 23, 1917, in Chicago. He received his Ph.D. in 1941 from the University of Chicago, majoring in Russian literature. In World War II he was […]

Roark, Joe C.

Joe C. Roark Services: Have been held. Joe C. Roark, 65, of Clovis died Wednesday, April 14, 2004, at Covenant Medical Center in Lubbock. He was born on Oct. 24, 1938, in Clovis to Charles Everett and Ada Louise Nichols Roark. He married Quineil Elliott on April 5, 1958, in Muleshoe. He came to Clovis […]

Churches combine for Holy Week

Darrell Todd Maurina: CNJ staff writer While many area churches are sponsoring their own Good Friday or Easter Sunday services, three events are jointly sponsored by groups of churches. At 7 p.m. today, four Clovis churches will jointly host a Good Friday service at First Church of the Nazarene in Clovis under the auspices of […]

Miller, Helen E. Mapes

Helen Miller Services: Have been held. Helen E. Mapes Miller, 91, died Tuesday, Dec. 30, 2003, at her home in Roswell. She was born May 13, 1912, in Iowa City, Iowa, to C.M. Fountain and Mabel G. (Miller) Fountain. She moved to Roswell in 1937 from Iowa, and then to Artesia in 1940. On May […]

Copeland, Mary Alice

MARY ALICE COPELAND Services: Have been held. Mary Alice Copeland, 92, of Clovis, a homemaker, died Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2003, at her home. She was born on Sept. 10, 1911, in Abilene, Texas, to John Ernest and Willie Wright Griggs. Her early years were spent in Temple, Texas, where she was first introduced to Girl […]

Lovelace, John

John David Lovelace, 82, of Farwell, a farmer, died Saturday, Nov. 1, 2003, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. He was born on Dec. 8, 1920, in Farwell, to Tom and Willie Chastain Lovelace. He graduated from Farwell High School. He married Ann Nabors on Dec. 5, 1947, in Abernathy, Texas. He was a […]

Hartley, Mary Carol

Mary Carol Hartley Services: Have been held. Mary Carol Hartley, 62, of Clovis, died Thursday, Oct. 16, 2003, at her home. She was born on Feb. 6, 1941, in Waco, Texas, to Laddie Earl and Mary Elizabeth McMillan Broadway. She married Teddy Lowe Hartley on May 25, 1962, in Waco, Texas. They moved to Clovis […]

Stanfield, Clarence

Clarence Stanfield Services: Have been held. The Rev. Clarence L. Stanfield, 91, of Hobbs, died Sunday, Sept. 28, 2003, at Hobbs Health Care Center. He was born on Oct. 11, 1911, in Grady, to Clyde and Clara Stanfield. He served churches in Clovis, Portales, Goldsmith, Texas, Van Horn/Sierra Blanca, Texas, Raton, Gallup and Albuquerque. He […]