Padilla, Felipe

Felipe Abenicio Padilla, 94, of Clovis died Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2003, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. He was born Aug. 23, 1909, in Cuervo “Conant,” N.M., to Vences Lado and Cirilia Padilla. He married Leanor Maez on Oct. 11, 1937, in Santa Rosa. They came to Clovis in 1944, and he worked as […]

Engagements

George-Zieser Jacob and Margaret George of Clovis announce the engagement and approaching marriage of their daughter, Shalomi George of Miami Beach, Fla., to Kent Zieser of Miami Beach, Fla., son of Howard and Martha Zieser of Manchester, Iowa. The couple will exchange vows at 2:30 p.m. (EST) on June 5, 2004, at St. Patrick’s Church […]

Sharp, Thomas A.

Thomas A. Sharp Services: Have been held. Mr. Thomas A. Sharp, 90, of Sebring, Fla., a retired brakeman, died Saturday, Nov. 29, 2003, in Sebring, Fla. He was born on Oct. 1, 1913, in Pleasant Hill, La., to Thomas and Lealma Ferguson Sharp. He had been a resident of Slaton, Texas. He moved to Clovis […]

Smith, Jewel Herndon

Jewel Herndon Smith Services: Have been held. Jewel Herndon Smith, 81, of Panama City, Fla., died Saturday, Nov. 22, 2003, in a Panama City hospital. She was born on Feb. 12, 1922, in Altha, Fla., to Wesley and Inez Herndon. She was an active member of the Advent Christian Church while her husband was stationed […]

Dampier, Barney Lamar Jr.

BARNEY DAMPIER Services: Have been held. Mr. Barney Lamar Dampier Jr., 69, of Clovis, died Friday, Nov. 21, 2003, at Plains Regional Medical Center. He was born March 12, 1934, in Enigma, Ga., to Lamar and Leta Curry Dampier. He served in the United States Marine Corps and after that in the Merchant Marine. He […]

Stanley, John

John Stanley Services: Have been held. Mr. John V. Stanley, 52, of Portales, died Tuesday, Sept. 9, 2003, at his home. He was born on Sept. 30, 1950, in Charleston, W. Va., to Eulah and Vincent Stanley. He grew up in Wilmington, Del., where he graduated from high school in 1968. He went on to […]

Rierson, Don

Don Rierson Services: Have been held. Mr. Don Rierson, 67, of Ruidoso and Ocala, Fla., a retired auto dealer, died Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2003, at his home in Ruidoso. He was born on Aug. 13, 1936, in Clovis, to Frank and Gladys Northcutt Rierson. He lived in Clovis until 1967 when he moved to Plainview, […]

Nolet, Edward

Edward Nolet Services: Have been held. Mr. Edward “Eddie” Nolet, 82, of Lakeland, Fla., died Monday, July 7, 2003, at Lakeland Regional Medical Center. He was born April 4, 1921, in Lawrence, Mass. He was an officer in the U.S. Air Force. He married Charlotte Thornton on Aug. 5, 1944, in Louisiana. He spoke French […]

Smith, Martin

Martin Smith Services: Have been held. Mr. Martin Smith, 22, of Clovis, died Sunday, May 11, 2003, at Plains Regional Medical Center. He was born on Aug. 5, 1980, in New Jersey, to Jerry Lee Smith and Laura Bordonaro. He is survived by his parents; a son, Tristian Smith of Clovis; his son’s mother, Misti […]