Rodriguez Jr., Ascension N.

Ascension N. Rodriguez Jr., 3, of Waynesville, Mo., died Saturday, Oct. 22, 2005, at St. John’s Breech Regional Medical Center in Fort Leonard Wood, Mo. He was born Aug. 31, 2002, in Clovis to Ascension N. and Krystal Marie Lopez Rodriguez. He is survived by his father of Odessa, Texas; his mother, of Clovis; a […]

Miller, Fern

Fern B. Miller, 86, of Roswell died Saturday, Aug. 13 2005, at her residence in Roswell. She was born Sept. 18, 1918, in Thomas, Okla., to William Ray Beck and Lola McBurney Beck. She graduated from Clovis High School. She was a longtime member of the Central Christian Church in Roswell and Clovis. She was […]

Jimmy James Garza

Jimmy James Garza Services: Have been held. Jimmy James Garza, 40, of Clovis died Sunday, Aug. 28, 2005, at his home. He was born May 14, 1965, in San Miguel to Enrique and Priscilla Garza. Garza graduated from Mission High School in Mission, Texas. He was preceded in death by his father; and his grandparents, […]

Prince, Mildred

Mildred Prince Services: 10 a.m. Tuesday at Wheeler Mortuary Chapel Mrs. Mildred Prince, 90, of Portales died Saturday, Aug. 27, 2005, at Plains Regional Medical Center. She was born July 8, 1915, in Tucumcari to Lily Mae and Virgil V. Simmerly. She grew up in Missouri and Tucumcari, where she graduated from high school in […]

Pinkert, Guy

Guy Pinkert Guy Pinkert, 65, of Logan, died Friday, July 1, 2005, at his home. He was born in Clive and lived in eastern New Mexico most of his life. He worked for the Santa Fe Railroad as a machinist for more than 15 years. He was an avid hunter and fisherman. He was preceded […]

Cordova,Corrina

Corrina Cordova Services: Have been held. Corrina Cordova, 83, of El Segundo, Calif., died Thursday, June 9, 2005 at her home. She was born on Jan. 23, 1922, in Roy. She had been living in California for 45 years. She was a member of the Catholic church. Survivors include her husband, Zack Cordova of El […]

Poor , Donald

Donald Poor  Services: Have been held. Mr. Donald C. Poor, 77, of Clovis, died Friday, June 10, 2005, in Clovis. He was born on Oct. 25, 1927, in Fairview, Mo., to Walter and Maud Haley Poor. He married Thelda Moore on March 25, 1977, in Tucumcari. He was a resident of Clovis since 1946. He […]

Lucero, Dora

Dora Lucero Services: Have been held. Dora Prescilla Lucero, 68, of Hereford, died Saturday, May 21, 2005, at Baptist Saint Anthony’s Hospice in Amarillo. She was born Nov. 27, 1936, to Luis and Jesusita Garcia Griego in Garita. She married Jose Virginio Lucero Nov. 28, 1951, in Littlefield. She was a homemaker, a member of […]

Green, Polly

Polly Green Services: Have been held. Polly Green, 82, of Belen, died Wednesday, May 18, 2005, at her home. She married Elton Green on Feb. 14, 1937. They farmed and ranched north of Clovis. Family members said she enjoyed gardening and horse races, and was an avid golfer. She was preceded in death by her […]

Smith, William Ted

William Ted Smith Services: Have been held. William Ted Smith, 93, of Farwell, died Monday, April 4, 2005, at Farwell Convalescent Center. He was born Nov. 11, 1911, in Hassell to Grover and Willie Bell Smith. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II. He was a rancher and of the Protestant faith. […]

Thomas, Raymond

Raymond Thomas Services: Have been held. Raymond Curtis Thomas, 92, of Clovis, died Wednesday, March 23, 2005, at his home. He was born on Nov. 9, 1912, in Crowell, Texas, to Ollie Thomas and Elsie Boren. In 1916, he and his family came to Clovis in a covered wagon on their way to Estancia Valley. […]

Loflin, Lee

Lee Loflin Services: Have been held. Lee Loflin, 82, of Lubbock, died Friday, March 11, 2005, in Lamesa, Texas. He was born on May 24, 1922, in Portales, to John and Vada Loflin. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He worked for Yellow Freight Systems for many years before retiring in […]

Smith , Robert F.

Services: have been held. Robert F. Smith, 93, of Clovis, died Friday, Feb. 25, 2005, at Retirement Ranch of Clovis. He was born on Feb. 13, 1912, in Pope Mills, N.Y., to Clarence and Anna Smith. He was a dairy-farm laborer. Survivors include a son, Steve Smith of California; and a granddaughter, Genelle Smith of […]

Ball, Randy

Services: Have been held. Randy Ball, 53, of Logan, died Monday, March 7, 2005, at home. He was born on July 8, 1951, in San Diego, to Garner and Ysleta Ball. He was a carpenter and avid fisherman. Survivors include his wife, Lou Ball of Logan; his parents; a sister, Debra Ball of Dimmitt, Texas; […]

Hodge, Betty Jo

Services: have been held. Betty Jo Hodge, 74, of Peoria, Ariz., died Thursday, Feb. 24, 2005. She retired from the Las Lunas Hospital and Training School. Survivors include two sons, William “Bill” McSmith andRonald “Ron” McSmith; a daughter, Brenda McSmith; six grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Burial will be at Lawn Haven Memorial Gardens in Clovis. […]

Cook, Eartha Mae

Eartha Mae Cook Services: No services have been planned. Eartha Mae Cook, 91, of Clovis, died Wednesday, Nov. 17, 2004, at Laural Plains Healthcare in Clovis. She was born on April 14, 1913, in Hearne, Texas, to Will and Victoria McArthur Simpson. She married Augusta Cook on June 24, 1952, in Clovis. She was a […]

Holder, Pansy

Pansy Holder Services: Have been held. Pansy Holder, 93, of Prescott Valley, Ariz., died Sunday, Oct. 10, 2004, at Prescott Valley Samaritan Center. She was born on June 5, 1911, in Pattonville, Texas, to Mason and Emma Miller. She married Doc F. Holder in November of 1932. The couple moved to Clovis in 1947. She […]

Orona, Emmanuel Ernesto

Emmanuel Ernesto Orona Services: Have been held. Emmanuel Ernesto Orona, 4-day-old infant, of Portales, died Wednesday, Aug. 11, 2004, at University Medical Center in Lubbock. He was born on Aug. 7, 2004, in Clovis, to Barbara Gallegos and Salvador Orona. Survivors include his parents; his grandparents, Kathy Gallegos and Rosa and Ernesto Orona, all of […]

Carlyle, Lillian

Lillian Carlyle Services:,/b> Have been held. Lillian Rose Carlyle, infant, of Clovis, died Wednesday, Sept. 15, 2004, in Dallas. She was born on Sept. 8, 2004, in Dallas, to Jason and Rebecca Reid Carlyle. Survivors include her parents; grandparents, Doug and Ritchie Reid of Clovis and Glenn and Robbie Carlyle of Plano, Texas; great-grandparents, Billie […]

McKee, Bessie L.

Bessie L. McKee Services: No services held. Bessie L. McKee, 95, of Clovis died Monday, July 19, 2004, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. She was born July 14, 1909, in Oregon. She married Ken McKee on Dec. 28, 1959, in Reno, Nev. She was a bookkeeper and a member of Moose Lodge in […]