Hailey, Perna T.

Perna T. Hailey Services: Have been held. Mrs. Perna T. Hailey, 84, of Clovis, died Wednesday, May 12, 2004, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. She was born on Aug. 12, 1919, in Romance, Mo., to Logan and Mae Birch Naugle. She married Robert T. Hailey on Aug. 8, 1939, in Ava, Mo. She […]

Evans, Ruth

Ruth Evans Services: Have been held. Mrs. Ruth Evans, 61, of Dora, died Tuesday, May 11, 2004, at her home. She was born on May 30, 1942, in Alma, Okla., to Vera and Walter T. Lane. She graduated from the Velma-Alma High School in 1960 and went on to study at Oklahoma College for Women […]

Casaus, Edward

Edward Casaus Services: Hve been held. Edward “Eddie” Casaus, 51, of Clovis, died Saturday, April 17, 2004, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. He was born on June 18, 1952, to John L. and Virginia Trujillo Casaus. He served in the U.S. Air Force and was discharged in 1974. He lived in Clovis, Los […]

Area men remember deadly march

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Lee Roach, 85, was one of 89 men from Curry County forced into the Bataan Death March on April 9, 1942. He said it was a lack of food and water that killed people. (CNJ photo by Eric Kluth) By Darrell Todd Maurina On Dec. 8, 1941, the Japanese Air Force followed up its surprise […]

Ladd, Edythe B.

Edythe B. Ladd Services: Will be held at a later date. Edythe B. Ladd, 94, of Clovis, a registered nurse, died Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2004, at Laurel Plains Healthcare in Clovis. She was born on Dec. 11, 1909, in Hinesburg, Vt., to William and Harriet Barker. She graduated from Burlington High School in 1928 and […]

Red tape holds up citizenship request

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Helene Burnett talks about her husband Robert on Friday at her home in Clovis. Burnett, who was born is Germany, is still waiting for her U.S. Citizenship. CNJ staff photo: Eric Kluth. By Jack King Helene Burnett followed her husband Robert from Wackernheim, Germany, to postings throughout the United States. She took care of their […]

Updated list of Curry County War Dead

Clovis’ Fallen Heroes The following military personnel from Curry County were killed or declared missing in action during wartime. Sources are cited. Please contact Veterans Council member Jim Cowman at 762-3066 with any corrections, additions or questions. 1916 Punitive Expedition Everett Fitzhugh World War I William Galloway Glen Harris Henry “Tex” Huff Charles Ledbetter Dean […]

Smith, Margaret

Margaret Smith Services: Have been held. Margaret T. Smith, 90, of Derby, Kan., formerly of Clovis, died Sunday, Dec. 28, 2003, at her home. She was born on Oct. 15, 1913, in New York, to John and Anna Christina Danielson. She married Robert William Smith on Feb. 7, 1943, in Charleston, S.C. She was a […]

Butler, Mark Wayne

Mark Wayne Butler Services: Have been held. Mr. Mark Wayne Butler, 17, of Ruidoso, Sunday, Dec. 14, 2003, at his home. He was born on May 4, 1986, in Clovis. He lived in Clovis until age 13, when he moved to Ruidoso. He was a student at Ruidoso High School. He had been a member […]

Close, Martin F.

Martin F. Close Services: Have been held. Martin F. Close Sr., 81, of Victorville, Calif., died Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2003. He was born on Oct. 24, 1922, in Potsville, Pa., to James and Annie Close. He lived in Clovis for 30 years. He was a veteran of World War II who was decorated with the […]

Weddings – 11/2

Corrie Lindsay Rose McCluskey and Brian Scott Corrie, both of Fort Collins, Colo., were married on Aug. 30, 2003, at Saint Joseph’s Catholic Church in Fort Collins. The Rev. Carlos Chavez performed the ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Robert and Sherry McCluskey of Fort Collins. She is the granddaughter of Tad and Fran […]

Hawkins, Robert “Bob”

Services: Have been held. Mr. Robert “Bob” Hawkins, of Clovis, a retired Church of Christ minister, died Saturday, Oct. 11, 2003, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. He was born on Feb. 28, 1924, in Lexington, Ky., to Robert B. and Rena Moore Hawkins. He graduated from Harding University in 1945. He married Betty […]

Meier, Frederick

Frederick Meier Services: Have been held. Mr. Frederick Robert Meier, 62, of Texico, a farmer, died Monday, June 16, 2003, at his home. He was born on Dec. 11, 1940, in Lubbock, to Frank R. and Mary Elizabeth Sawyer Meier. He moved to Curry County in 1957. He was a member of the National Guard […]

Public record 6/20

Compiled from court records from June 12 through June 18 Marriage Licenses Levi Marshall Nagle, 78, and Ruth J. Hood, 80, both of Lubbock David Morris Sturdivant, 24, of Lubbock and Jessica Nicole Autrey, 23, of Clovis Daniel Paredes, 22, and Jo Ann Rodriguez, 28, both of Clovis David James Scioli, 22, of Texico and […]

Byrd, Robert

Robert Byrd Services: Have been held. Mr. Robert Byrd, 92, of Clovis, died Tuesday, May 20, 2003, at Sunbridge Nursing Home in Clovis. He was born on April 28, 1911, in Martin County, Texas. He married Ethel Irene Gray on Aug. 5, 1929, in Hale County, Texas. He moved to Clovis in 1965 from the […]

Banagay, Susanna

Susanna Banagay Services: Have been held. Ms. Susanna Marie Herbeck Banagay, 27, of Clovis, a certified nursing assistant, died Tuesday, May 6, 2003, in Clovis. She was born on Feb. 11, 1976, in Fort Sumner, to Robert and Yolanda Segura Banagay. She worked at the Retirement Ranch. She was a member of the American Legion […]