How Charles Stanfield became popular

By Don McAlavy: CNJ Columnist “We came to Clovis in 1945 for health purposes,” said Charles Samuel Stanfield. “Our baby girl, Beth, was born in Houston with asthma. Our pediatrician advised us to take her to a better climate. We took her to Dallas but she continued to have problems breathing. I saw in the […]

Avent, Neva

NEVA AVENT Services: Have been held. Mrs. Neva Avent, 82, of Clovis, a homemaker, died Dec. 1, 2003, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. She was born on May 30, 1921, in Marlow, Okla., to John and Truman Burch Russell. She had lived most of her life in the Melrose area. Family members said […]