Farwell draws longtime 1A power Wheeler

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Farwell senior Jason Johnson threw three touchdown passes in last week’s playoff-clinching 46-7 win over Bovina. CNJ photo by Rick White. Dave Wagner At the end of a quarter-century run of Texas small-school football excellence, Wheeler is preparing to make the transition to the six-man in 2004. Meantime, the Farwell Steers bring an 8-1 record […]

Huber, Marilyn

Marilyn L. Huber Services: No services are planned at this time. Marilyn L. Huber, 72, of Portales, died Saturday, Sept. 27, 2003, at Roosevelt General Hospital in Portales. She was born on April 24, 1931, in Roswell, to Alta and Glen Wheeler. She was raised in Roswell and was named Miss Roswell in 1947. She […]

Williams, Wesley

Wesley Williams Service s: Have been held. Mr. Wesley Williams, 69, of Portales, died Thursday, Aug. 28, 2003, at his home in Portales. Mr. Williams was born May 30, 1934, in Slagle, La., to Edith and Elijah J. Williams. He grew up in Louisiana and, in 1952, joined the Air Force, where he served for […]

McGuffin, Edith

Edith McGuffin Services: Have been held. Mrs. Edith Wheeler McGuffin, 89, of Albuquerque, died Monday, May 19, 2003, at Stardust Place in Albuquerque. She was born on May 13, 1914, in Bethel, to Nina and Ernest N. Wheeler. She graduated from Portales High School in 1933. She attended Eastern New Mexico Junior College in Portales […]

Davis, Dot

Dot Davis Services: 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the Kenna Community Church. Ms. Dot Davis, 74, of Kenna, died Wednesday, July 16, 2003, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. She was born on March 29, 1929, in Portales, to Irene and Ed Denton. She grew up in Kenna and received most of her schooling in […]