Bass, Cletus R.

Cletus Ray Bass, 40, of Melrose died Sunday, June 4, 2006, in Tulsa, Okla. He graduated from Melrose High School. He was a member of the Church of Christ. He worked with his father at the Tire Store and with many area farmers and wheat harvesters. He also worked at the Melrose Grain Elevator and […]

May, Luke Wesley

Luke Wesley May, 26, of Taiban died Tuesday, May 9, 2006, at Muleshoe Area Medical Center. Born Nov. 25, 1979, in Fort Sumner, he attended school in House. Family members said he loved the outdoors and hunting. He loved being around people and was a good friend to all, they said, and he loved his […]

Reyes, Sally

Sally Reyes, 56, of Clovis, died Monday, May 1, 2006, at her home. She was born Aug. 29, 1949, to Bennino and Delavina Sena Garcia in Clovis. She was a homemaker, and member of Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church and the Senior Citizen Center. Family members said she was a loving caretaker all her […]

Lewis, Eric

Eric Deon Lewis, 41, of Albuquerque, died Sunday, Jan. 22, 2006, in Albuquerque. Born Nov. 21, 1964, in Clovis to Billy Lewis and Minnie Ransom, he served several years in the U.S. Army and worked as an interstate truck driver. He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Billy Lewis; and grandparents, John […]

Blalock, Richard

Richard Blalock, 46, of Portales, died Thursday, Dec. 8, 2005, at Covenant Medical Center in Lubbock. He was born Feb. 8, 1959, in Hobbs to Doris and Walter Blalock. He retired from the Eastern New Mexico University Physical Plant in 2004 due to failing health. Family members said his hobbies included hunting arrowheads with his […]

Carrasco, Jack

Jack Thomas “Jacky” Carrasco, 50, of Midland, Texas, died Saturday, Nov. 5, 2005, in Taylor, Texas. He was born June 15, 1955, to Augustine and Maltilde Silva Carrasco in Clovis. He worked for the railroad and was a member of Our Lady of Guadalupe and Light House Mission. He was preceded in death by his […]

Jones, Elmer C.

Mr. Elmer Carl Jones, 70, of Clovis, died Saturday, Oct. 15, 2005, at his home in Clovis. He was born Oct. 7, 1935, in Clovis to Robert and Lou Ellen Jones. He married Gail Dunn on March 30, 1957, in Clovis. He was a lifelong Clovis-area resident. He went to school in Ranchvale. He owned […]

Fred J. “Coach” Hinger

Fred J. “Coach” Hinger, 96, of Albuquerque, died Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2005, in Albuquerque. He was born Dec. 28, 1908. He is survived by his wife of 69 years, Willie Terrell Hinger; a sister, Ruth Condit, and several nieces and nephews Cremation has taken place. Arrangements are by French Mortuary in Albuquerque.

Kathryn Marie Nix

Kathryn Marie Nix, 91, of Clovis died Thursday, Sept. 15, 2005, in Clovis. She was born Dec. 3, 1913, to James N. and Nora Duncan Walker in Curry County. She came to Clovis from Weatherford, Texas, in 2000. She was a florist, and a member of First United Methodist Church in Weatherford. Family members said […]

Aucoin, Edward

Edward Aucoin Services: Have been held. Mr. Edward Donald Aucoin, 68, of Clovis, died Friday, April 15, 2005, at the Veterans Administration Medical Center in Amarillo. He was born on Nov. 28, 1936, in Henniker, N.H., to Wilfred and Therese Favreau Aucoin. He married Norma Nudd on Dec. 28, 1963, in Henniker, N.H. He served […]

Jones, Pheobia

Pheobia Jones Services: Have been held. Pheobia Grace Jones, 77, of Clovis, died Friday, April 1, 2005, at Covenant Medical Center in Lubbock. She was born on May 15, 1927, in Lorena, Texas, to Benjamin Franklin and Bessie Mae Cooper. She graduated from A.J. Moore High School in Waco, Texas, in 1942. She graduated from […]

Smith, William Ted

William Ted Smith Services: Have been held. William Ted Smith, 93, of Farwell, died Monday, April 4, 2005, at Farwell Convalescent Center. He was born Nov. 11, 1911, in Hassell to Grover and Willie Bell Smith. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II. He was a rancher and of the Protestant faith. […]

Hatley, Viola

Viola Hatley Services: Have been held. Viola Hatley, 89, of Clovis, died Monday, March 21, 2005, at her home. She was born on Aug. 14, 1915, in Ranchvale, to Levi and Sarah Ann Smith. She married Jack Hatley on Dec. 25, 1938. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Clovis for over 60 […]

Riddle, Charles M. Jenkins

Charles M. Jenkins Riddle Services: Have been held. Charles Monroe “Charlie Tuna” Jenkins Riddle, 49, of Austin, Texas, died Sunday, Jan. 30, 2005, at his home. He was born on Oct. 27, 1955, Orleans, France, to Luther and Liselotte Wilser Jenkins. He attended school in Austin, Texas, and Clovis. He joined the U.S. Air Force […]

Baker, Edgar L.

Edgar L. Baker Services: Have been held. Mr. Edgar L. Baker, 70, of Portales, died Friday, Jan. 28, 2005, at Heartland Continuing Care Center in Portales. He was born on Aug. 27, 1934, in Portales, to Essie and Sidney A. Baker. He lived most of his life in Portales except for a brief time he […]

Baxter, Charles David

Charles David Baxter Services: Have been held. Charles David Baxter, 61, of Clovis, died Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2005, at his home in Clovis. He was born on Jan. 22, 1943, in Monongahela, Pa., to Charles and Viola Sisler Baxter. He was a Pepsi truck driver for 13 years and he had a drag-race car named […]

Bowman, Olive

Olive Bowman Services: Have been held. Miss Olive Mae Thomas Bowman, 80, of Clovis, died Thursday, Oct. 28, 2004, at the Retirement Ranch in Clovis. She was born on July 31, 1924, in Los Angeles, to Charles and Myrtle Thomas. She was a longtime resident of Clovis. She was a member of the Protestant Faith. […]

Jennings, Barney

Barney Jennings Services: Have been held. Barney Melvin Jennings, 71, of Austin, Texas, died Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2004, in Austin. He was born on Aug. 18, 1933, in Coon Neck, Texas, to Josephes Burkus and Effie Mae Hunter Jennings. Survivors include his wife, Cynthia “Cindy”; four daughters, Deborah Woodard (and husband, Brent) of Clovis, Pamela […]

Sena, Tony

Tony Sena Services: Will be held at a later date. Tony Sena, 53, of El Sagundo, Calif, died Tuesday, Aug. 17, 2004, in Marina Del Ray, Calif. He was born on June 12, 1951, in Clovis, to Raymond and Susie Sena. Family members said he had a heart for people and used his talent to […]

Hadley, Raymond

Raymond Hadley Services: Have been held. Mr. Raymond Hadley, 63, of Roswell, died Tuesday, July 13, 2004, at his home. He was born on March 17, 1941, in Clovis, to John R. and Evelyn Hadley. Family members said he was an avid fast-pitch softball player who was inducted into the National Softball Hall of Fame […]