Wright, Kenneth Dale

Kenneth Dale Wright Services: Have been held. Kenneth Dale “Kenny” Wright, 57, of Albuquerque died Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2004, in Albuquerque. He was born in Marysville, Calif. He was a partner in the Albuquerque night club Alfalfa’s and owned and operated Rio Grande Cantina and Conchas Lodge at Conchas Lake. Survivors include his wife, Magda […]

Monk, Nada

Nada Monk Services: Have been held. Nada Elaine Shirley Monk, 43, of Quintana, Texas, died Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2003, at Brazosport Memorial Hospital. A family member said she really loved her family, friends and animals, especially horses. Survivors include her husband, Gary W. Monk of Quintana; a son, Dustan Dakota of Quintana; three brothers, Delbert […]

Fite, Edward Jr.

Edward “Ed” Wylie Fite Jr., 80, of Clovis, owner of the Book Exchange, died Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2003, in Clovis. He was born on Dec. 13, 1922, in Grimshaw, Texas, to Ed Sr. and Myrtle Lee Fite. He was a U.S. Navy veteran. He married Cassie Booher on May 3, 1941, in Las Cruces. He […]

Sutton, Dale

Dale Sutton Services: Will be held at a later date. Dale B. Sutton, 77, of Logan, died Thursday, Oct. 9, 2003, at his home. He was born on Aug. 20, 1926, in Clovis, to Ralph and Iva Brocharo Sutton. He attended schools in Wheatland and Tucumcari. He graduated from high school in Helena, Mont. He […]

Blandford, Dale

Dale Blandford Services: Have been held. Mr. Dale Blandford, 70, of Gisela, Ariz., died Friday, July 4, 2003, at the Hospice of the Valley in Mesa, Ariz. He was born Sept. 23, 1932, in Shamrock, Texas, to Raymond and Marie Blandford. He grew up in Portales. After high school he served in the U.S. Army […]

Family follows the cowboy code

By Dave Gragg Family members say Clarence Fought was a cowboy at heart. And he took the cowboy code to heart. Out of respect for that code, his family decided they would pay him one final tribute. “He was an old cowboy, and old cowboys buried each other,” said Clarence’s son, Dale Fought of Buckeye, […]