Workman, Mona

Mona Workman Services: Have been held. Mrs. Mona L. Workman, 72, of Clovis, died Sunday, Sept. 14, 2003, at her home. She was born on March 10, 1931, in Slaton, Texas, to Edmond H. and Connie Maxwell Hicks. She married T.J. Workman on March 29, 1958, in Clovis. She was a former Avon sales representative. […]

Villanes, Adele

Adele Villanes Services: Have been held. Mrs. Adele “Checho” Villanes, 50, of Clovis, a homemaker, died Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2003, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. She was born on Oct. 29, 1952, in Carlsbad. She had been a resident of Clovis the past five years, moving to Clovis from Carlsbad where she lived […]

Monarrez, Maria

Maria Monarrez Services: Have been held. Maria Raquel Monarrez, 64, of Texico, died Monday, Aug. 18, 2003, at her home. She was born Aug. 16, 1939, in San Jose, Durango, Mexico, to Jose and Josefa Enriquez Barraza. She married Vicente Monarrez in 1960 in Santa Barbara, Chihuahua, Mexico. She was housewife, a member of San […]

Stella, Sebastian Dr.

Dr. Sebastian Stella Dr. Sebastian “Subby” Frank Stella, 73, of Clovis, a dentist, died Wednesday, July 30, 2003, in Clovis. He was born June 11, 1930, in Omaha, Neb., to Frank and Lucia Stella. He moved to San Diego in his early teens. He married Philomene Theobald on Nov. 29, 1959, in San Diego. They […]

Smothers, Rose

Rose Smothers Services: Have been held. Rose G. Smothers, 94, of Clovis, died Friday, Aug. 1, 2003, at Laurel Plains Healthcare in Amarillo. She was born Dec. 9, 1908, in Armington, Ill., to James and Anna Brandt McDowell. She moved to Farwell in 1917, and the family lived in a tent while building a house. […]

Wuori, Frederick

Frederick Wuori Services: Have been held. Mr. Frederick A. Wuori, 88, of San Antonio, died Saturday, July 12, 2003, in San Antonio. He was born March 2, 1915, in Duluth, Minn., to Charles Frederick and Selma Kagas Wuori. He received a bachelor’s degree from the University of Minnesota in 1939. He served in the U.S. […]

Lewis, Billy

Billy Lewis Services: Have been held. Mr. Billy Larry Lewis, 40, of San Diego, died Sunday, May 4, 2003, in San Diego. He was born on April 12, 1963, in Clovis, to Billy Lewis and Minnie Ransom. He lived in Clovis until 2002 and then in Las Vegas, Nev., and San Diego. He did clerical […]

Fought, Clarence

Clarence Fought Services: Have been held. Mr. Clarence Luther Fought, 75, of Payson, Ariz., died Sunday, June 22, 2003, in Payson. He was born April 3, 1928, in San Jon. Family members said he was a cowboy by heart and a carpenter by trade. He was in the U.S. Air Force for nine years and […]

Family follows the cowboy code

By Dave Gragg Family members say Clarence Fought was a cowboy at heart. And he took the cowboy code to heart. Out of respect for that code, his family decided they would pay him one final tribute. “He was an old cowboy, and old cowboys buried each other,” said Clarence’s son, Dale Fought of Buckeye, […]

Cross, Imanuel

Imanuel Cross Services: No services will be held. Mr. Imanuel Don Cross, 70, of San Antonio, Texas, died Thursday, April 24, 2003. He was born on July 30, 1932, in Dessark, Ark., to Clara and Andy Cross. He was preceded in death by his parents; and his wife, LaDonna Cross of Clovis. He is survived […]