CHS grad Reid shares 17th place in NCAA golf regional

CNJ staff CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — New Mexico State junior Travis Reid of Clovis finished tied for 17th Saturday at the NCAA East Regional Tournament. Reid finished with a three-day score of 4-under-par 209, including a 70 on Saturday. New Mexico State finish in a tie for 12th. The top 10 teams at regionals advance to […]

July 14, 2006 Religion Briefs

Central Baptist welcomes new pastor Central Baptist Church is welcoming Alan W. McAlister as new pastor. According to a church press release, McAlister became a minister in 1983. He earned his bachelor’s degree from Eastern New Mexico University with a major in communications and a minor in marketing. He received his Master of Divinity degree […]

Lutz, Bobbie

Bobbie Nelson Lutz, 69, of Oklahoma City and formerly of Ragland, died Tuesday, April 11, 2006, in Oklahoma City following an extended illness. Born Dec. 4, 1939, in Lubbock to Robert Lee and Nellie Nelson, she was an instructor of the pre-licensing and post-licensing courses for the Real Estate Learning Center in Oklahoma. She had […]

Arrowood, James

Retired Chief Master Sgt. James William Arrowood, 71, of Cleveland, Tenn., died Sunday, April 16, 2006, in Cleveland. Born in Marble, N.C., he grew up in Murphy, N.C. He served honorably for 30 years in the U.S. Air Force, including serving in Vietnam and numerous duty stations around the world. He was stationed at Cannon […]

Robinson Jr., Alex

Alex Robinson Jr., 75, of Rickman, Tenn., died Tuesday, April 4, 2006, in Livingston Regional Hospital of cancer. He was born Sept. 13, 1930, in Jamestown, Tenn. He joined the Air Force in 1951. He was stationed in Clovis where he met and later married Pearl Mitchell on June 22, 1954, at House. He also […]

Johnson, Annie Louise

Annie Louise Johnson Services: Have been held. Mrs. Annie Louise Johnson, 87, of Pulaski, Tenn., died Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2004, at Hillside Hospital in Pulaski, Tenn. She was born on July 27, 1917, in Athens, Ala., to Otha and Lessie Wakefield. She was preceded in death by her husband, J.F. Johnson; and a son, Jimmy […]

Avery, James C.

James Cicero Avery Services: 11 a.m. (EDT) Tuesday at Christ Chapel First Presbyterian Church in Greeneville, Tenn. James Cicero Avery, 84, of Greeneville, Tenn., a retail business owner and manager, died Saturday, Aug. 28, 2004, at his home. He was born on Jan. 23, 1920, in Dover, N.C. He served in the U.S. Navy from […]

Sluder, Charles

Charles Sluder Services: Have been held. Mr. Charles “Chuck” Auston Sluder, 69, of Texico, a retired car salesman, died Monday, Aug. 2, 2004, at Covenant Medical Center in Lubbock. He was born on Jan. 29, 1935, in Piney Flats, Tenn., to William and Kathleen Neal Sluder. He served in the U.S. Air Force from 1955 […]

Frazier, Daniel Clyde

Daniel Clyde Frazier Services: Have been held. Daniel Clyde Frazier, 20, of Wood-bury, Tenn., died Friday, Jan. 30, 2004. He was born on Feb. 5, 1983, at Royal Air Force Base in Lakenheath, England, to William C. and Lori D. Frazier. He was a material handler for Yates at Nissan Motor Manufacturing Corporation. Survivors include […]

Bayless, Frank

Frank Bayless Services: Have been held. Frank Bayless, 64, of Portales, died Friday, Jan. 16, 2004, at Roosevelt General Hospital. He was born Sept. 2, 1939, in Cowan, Tenn., to Henry Porter and Lena Wiles Bayless. He married Joann Gregory on May 4, 1962, in Nashville. He worked as police officer with the Nashville Metropolitan […]

Capps, Katherine

Katherine Capps Services: Private services have been held. Katherine S. Capps, 79, of Mesa, Ariz., died Saturday, Dec. 27, 2003, in Phoenix. She was born on Nov. 14, 1924, in Rosemark, Tenn., to Erwin and Katherine Stokes. She was a school teacher. In 1991 she moved to Arizona from New Mexico. Survivors include a son, […]

Bishop, Mary

Mary Bishop Services: Have been held. Mary Ruth Bishop, 76, of Tucumcari, died Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2003. She was born in 1927 in McNairy County, Tenn. Survivors include a daughter, Debra Cotham of Artesia; three sons, Ronald Bishop of Anchorage, Alaska, David Bishop of Ruidoso and Timothy Bishop of Tucumcari; five sisters, Louise Bishop and […]

Heckaman, Chester L.

CHESTER L. HECKAMAN Services: Have been held. Chester L. “Marty” Heckaman, 69, a business owner from Clovis, died Monday, Nov. 10, 2003, at University Medical Center in Lubbock. He was born July 17, 1934, in Nappanee (Elkhart County), Ind. to Oscar and Aleda Foeckler Heckaman. He retired from the Air Force at Cannon Air Force […]

Tipps, Garland

Garland Tipps Services: Have been held. Mr. Garland Emory Tipps, Ph.D., 84, of Portales, died Sunday, June 15, 2003, at his home. He was born on March 12, 1919, in Unionville, Tenn., to Floyd and Jonnye Waggoner Tipps. He grew up in Tennessee. He attended Martin College in Pulaski, Tenn. He married Frances Frater on […]