Peacock, Bea Alma

Bea Alma Peacock
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Bea Alma Peacock, 88, died Monday, June 6, 2005, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis.

She was born Nov. 23, 1916, to John Morgan and the former Alice Rossen, in Hassell.

She was raised and attended school at Ima and House,. She graduated from House High School. Bea married Ruben L. Peacock on Jan. 5, 1938 in Tucumcari. They made their home on the Crow’s Ranch in the Ima Valley from 1938 to 1940. They purchased land at Ima in 1940 where they made their home and raised their family. In 1976 they made their home at House where they continued to farm and ranch. She attended the Ima Community Church and was a long-time member of Ima Community Quilters. She enjoyed cooking and was an avid gardener.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; a son, Dale Peacock; and two brothers, James Morgan and Thomas Morgan.

Survivors include a daughter, Goldie Baum (and husband Bill) of Tucumcari; two sons, Alvie Peacock (Laura) of House; Benny Peacock of Clovis; a daughter-in-law, Patty Peacock of Broken Bow, Neb.; two sisters-in-law, Iris Morgan and Pauline Mitchell, both of Clovis; five grandchildren, Misti McAlevy of Broken Bow, Neb., David Baum of Amarillo, John Peacock of House, Jeff Peacock of House, Angela Olivan of Harrison, Ark.; two great-grandchildren, Tiara McAlevy of Broken Bow, Neb., and Ezra Kade Olivan of Harrison, Ark.; several nieces and nephews, including Clarence Morgan, Wesley Morgan, Frankie Brown, Mary Vandiver, John Mitchell, Calvin Morgan, Judy Campbell and Pearl Robinson.

Burial will be at Fort Sumner Cemetery.

Rev. Sherman Martin will officiate.

Memorial contributions can be sent to the House Rescue, c/o Box 682, House, N.M. 88121.

Arrangements are by Chavez Funeral Home.