Runyan, Keith R.

Keith Randal Runyan Services: Have been held. Mr. Keith Randal Runyan, 73, of Clovis, a retired carpenter, died Saturday, Jan. 10, 2004, at his home. He was born on Feb. 3, 1930, in McAlister to Roscoe and May Dodson Runyan. He was raised in McAlister. He had lived in Denver until he retired in 1994 […]

Stratton, Norm

Norm Stratton Services: Have been held. Norm Stratton, 70, of Clovis, died Saturday, Dec. 27, 2003, at his home. He was born on Aug. 20, 1933, in Tucumcari, to Jewell and Winnie Davis Stratton. He married Suzie Reagan on Aug. 7, 1955, in Tucumcari. They moved to Clovis in 1969. He graduated from New Mexico […]

McClelland, John III

Newborns John Elliot McClelland III and Justin Alexander McClelland of Clovis died Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2003. They were born Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2003, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. They were preceded in death by their paternal grandparents, John and Nettie McClelland, and a sister, Johnnia Cherie McClelland.  Survivors include their parents, John and […]

McClelland, Justin

Newborns John Elliot McClelland III and Justin Alexander McClelland of Clovis died Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2003. They were born Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2003, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. They were preceded in death by their paternal grandparents, John and Nettie McClelland, and a sister, Johnnia Cherie McClelland.  Survivors include their parents, John and […]

Adams, Thomas C.

Thomas Adams Services: No services are planned. Mr. Thomas Claude Adams, 54, of Clovis, a retired welder, died Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2003, at Roosevelt General Hospital in Portales. He was born on March 3, 1949, in Clovis, to Gene Evelyn and Art Morris and A.J. Adams. He graduated from Clovis High School in 1967 and […]

Wagley, Jeffery Scott

SCOTT WAGLEY Services: Have been held. Jeffery Scott Wagley, 41, of Melrose, a farmer/rancher, died Nov. 18, 2003, at his home. He was born on Sept. 26, 1962, in Clovis to C.C. and Lyneva Bryan Wagley. He graduated from Melrose High School in 1980 and attended Eastern New Mexico University. He married Debra Womack on […]

Column fueled by ‘tons’ of fan mail

Ned Cantwell This column receives tons of mail proclaiming its brilliance. Oh, OK, a smattering of e-mails, often questioning the writer’s mental state. Here is some fun stuff. What will you ask God when you finally get a chance to meet him, a recent column wondered? A Carlsbad reader who requests anonymity for obvious reasons […]

Shiplet, William Todd

William Todd Shiplet Services: Have been held. William Todd Shiplet, 37, of Midland, Texas, died Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2003. He was born on Dec. 22, 1965, in Hobbs, to Sandra and Bill Shiplet. He moved with his family to Midland in 1971. He graduated from Midland High School in 1984. He was best known for […]

Tucker, J.C.

J.C. Tucker Services: Have been held. Mr. J.C. Tucker, 67, of Clovis, a business owner, died Thursday, Sept. 4, 2003, in Clovis. He was born on May 17, 1936, in Littlefield, Texas, to Solomon and Ethel Dennis Tucker. He was preceded in death by his parents; and two brothers, Bobby Gene Tucker and Victor Wayne […]

Rasco, Neal

Neal Rasco Services: Have been held. Neal Rasco, 73, of Clovis, died June 25, 2003, at his home. He was born June 10, 1931, in Dickens, Texas, to George and Millie Rasco. He moved to Clovis in 1946 where he met and married his wife of 55 years, Vera Louderback. As a union carpenter, he […]

Eldridge, Elsie

Elsie Eldridge Services: 2 p.m. Wednesday at Steed-Todd Chapel in Clovis. Ms. Elsie Eldridge, 86, of Lubbock, a homemaker, died Sunday, July 27, 2003, at Heritage Oaks Nursing Home in Lubbock. She was born on March 2, 1917, in Melrose to J.C. and Sarah Cooper Stone. She was raised in Melrose. She married James Eldridge […]

Rollins, Mark

Mark Rollins Services: No services will be held. Mr. Mark Rollins, 62, died Sunday, May 18, 2003, at Farwell Convalescent Center. Cremation will take place. Arrangements are by Steed-Todd Funeral Home of Clovis.

Shipley, Donald

Donald Shipley Services: Have been held. Mr. Donald Shipley, 89, of Dimmitt, Texas, a retired service manager, died Sunday, April 27, 2003, at Quality Care Nursing Center in Waco, Texas. He was born on Dec. 20, 1913, in St. Vrain, to John and Nancy Shirley Shipley. He was a resident of Dimmitt since 1977. He […]