Jerry and Marcia Bell will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Dec. 26, 2004.
The couple was married in Farwell on Dec. 26, 1954.
Jerry is a farmer and Marcia is a homemaker.
They have three children, Jady Bell (Shelley), Jack Bell (Kim), and Jill Denton (Jace).
They have six grandchildren, Eric, Ashley, Corey, Courtney, Keeson and Kelby, all of Clovis.
Their children and grandchildren will host a reception in their honor from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. on Sunday at the Clovis-Carver Library. All friends and family are invited. The couple requests that guests do not bring gifts.
Shawn Luscombe and Sara Winton-Luscombe of Clovis are the parents of 5-pound, 3.6-ounce girl, born on Aug. 16, 2004, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis.
Grandparents are Cathy and Rich Brown of Wichita Falls, Texas, Michael and Amy Luscombe, Michele and Steve Chancy, and Andy and Rose Winton, all of Clovis.
Great-grandparents are Joleen and Sid Stahl II of Wichita, Kan., Polly and Guy Luscombe of Portales, Bernie Sternberg, Lunell Winton and Ruby Goforth, all of Clovis, Jack and Joy Winton of El Paso and the late Robert Sternberg.
CCC Nursing Department held a pinning ceremony on Dec. 8, 2004 at Clovis Community College. Students received either a Registered Nurse (RN) pin for completing a four-semester program, or a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) pin for completing a two-semester program. Ashley Good was the speaker for the graduating RN students and Kirk Wilson spoke for the graduating PN students.
Students who received RN pins included: Lisa Boerger, Martha Ligia Campos, Shannon Chandler, Angelique Chavez, Dawna Cones, Velia De Leon, Penny Dutton, Rance Ford, Beverly Franks, Melissa Fuller, Christopher Gallegos, Ashley Good, DeeDee Hill, Melinda L. Hughes, Kassie Kotara, Candal Lori Long, Melissa Lopez, Guy L. Massena, Melinda McDaniel, Michelle Ramirez, Russell Ramirez, Clinton Reeves, Patricia Rocha, Misti Dawn Stoner, Jennie Lyn Thorn, Amy Randle Tucker, Mendy Watkins and Mandy Lynn Whitaker.
Students who received LPN pins included: Isabel Andrade, Janna Beattie, Misty Box, Karen Brown, LaWanda Chin, Antonette Close, Christi Couch, Lainie Cutbirth, Michelle Dean, Chris Del Rosario, Julie Ellison, Beverly Felan, Natasha Fulmer, Caroline Gallegos, Gad Garcia, Teresa Gay, Katherine Griego, Brenda K. King, Amanda Lopez, Donna Marie Marhefka, Leslie Amber Maul, Candice Mitchell, Crystal Natividad, Lindy Payne, Connie Sawyer, Stacey Schill, Austin Skinner, Patricia Stanberry, Veronica Vega, Kay Lynn Vigil and Kirk Wilson.