Gottwald, Jim

Jim Gottwald Services: Have been held. Mr. Jim Gottwald, 57, of Clovis, died Tuesday, Oct. 26, 2004, in Albuquerque. He was born on Aug. 14, 1947, in Madera, Calif., to John and Hellen Lowry Gottwald. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend. He loved to work on, look at and talk […]

Morgan, C. Charles

C. Charles Morgan Services: Have been held. Mr. C. Charles Morgan, 71, of Clovis, died Saturday, July 10, 2004, at his home. He was born on Nov. 17, 1932, in Anton, Texas, to the Rev. C.C. and Willie Lee Reese Morgan. He graduated from Anton High School in 1951 and Hardin-Simmons University in 1955. He […]

Williams, Fred

Fred Williams Services: Have been held. The Rev. Fred R. Williams, 91, of Dallas, died Sunday, July 4, 2004, at Williamsburg Village in Desoto, Texas. He was born on Oct. 27, 1912, in Marlin, Texas, to Sam and Rosie Williams. He married Lizzie Mae Baker on Feb. 9, 1934. He was a minister for over […]

Burke, Harry

Harry Burke Services: Have been held. Harry D. Burke, 88, died Saturday, May 1, 2004, at Roosevelt General Hospital in Portales. He was born May 16, 1915, in Statesville, N.C., to Jim D. and Flake T. Burke. At age 2 he moved to Portales with his family, and graduated from Portales High School. He married […]

Denying the past and the future

By Clyde Davis On the coastline of New Jersey, there is a long barrier island chain with some parts submerged, creating the illusion that these are separate. These islands lie anywhere from 100 yards to 2 miles offshore, with bridges providing periodic access. One section of these islands begins across from the town of Red […]