Aug. 8, 2007 Military Digest

Purcell Navy Seaman Christopher D. Purcell recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill., according to a Navy news release. He is the son of Peggy A. and Ricky D. Purcell of Tucumcari. He is a 1999 graduate of Grady High School and 2004 graduate of Eastern New Mexico University. […]

Obituaries — April 27

Bill Lott Services: 10 a.m. Saturday at Wheeler Mortuary Chapel in Portales. Bill Lott, 55, of Portales, died Wednesday, April 26, 2006, at his residence in Highway. He was born March 1, 1951, in Portales to Patsy and Oscar “Pouch” Lott. He grew up in Highway and graduated from Dora High School in 1970. He […]

Purcell, Margaret

Services:have been held. Margaret Cleo Shafer Purcell, 83, of Clovis, died Wednesday, March 2, 2005, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. She was born on Aug. 9, 1921, in Endee, to Willie Lea and Annie Franklin Shafer. She was a longtime resident of Clovis. She married Raymond E. Purcell on Dec. 22, 1938, in […]

Purcell, Margie

Margie Purcell Services: Have been held. Mrs. Margie Purcell, 74, of Portales, died Tuesday, April 13, 2004, at her home. She was born on Dec. 14, 1929, in Melrose, to Bessie Mae and Charles R. Vance. She attended school at McAlister and House, and graduated from Melrose High School in 1948. She married Bill Purcell […]

Purcell, Jeanetta Kerry

JEANETTA KERRY PURCELL Services: Have been held. Mrs. Jeanetta Kerry Purcell, 80, of Portales, died Saturday, Nov. 15, 2003, at her home. She was born on April 23, 1923, in Olustee, Jackson County, Okla., to Lena McAlpine Arnold and Ben Arnold. She married Delbert Leland Purcell on Aug. 28, 1940, in Portales. They moved to […]