Douglas, Ella Mae Wallace

Douglas, Ella Mae Wallace Services: Have been held. Mrs. Ella Mae Wallace Douglas, 96, of Tulsa, Okla., a sales clerk, died on Thursday, Nov. 13, 2003, at the Ambassador Manor Nursing Home in Tulsa, Okla. She was born on Feb. 2, 1907, in Farmersville, Texas, to Rufus and Julia Thompson Glass. She was raised in […]

Jones, J.L.

J.L. JONES Services: Have been held. Jewel L. “J.L.” Jones, 68, of Amarillo, died Sunday, Oct. 26, 2003, at the VA hospital in Albuquerque. He was born on Oct. 12, 1935, in Votaw, Texas, to Rob and Addie Judkins. He was raised in Saratoga, Texas. He moved to Elkton, Ore. when he was 13 years […]

Houston, Betty

Betty Houston Services: Have been held. Mrs. Betty Jean Houston, 69, of Clovis, a salesperson, died Wednesday, July 2, 2003, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. She was born on Jan. 23, 1934, in House, to Forest Guy and Buna Smith Franklin. She married Glenn Jack Houston on May 21, 1952, in Clovis. She […]

Muleshoe High grad finds success in motivational speaking

By Eric Butler Jimmy Cabrera’s book is called “What’s In Your Backpack? Packing For Success In Life.” Its cover features a bag stuffed with notebooks, pencils and highlighters. Although the Muleshoe man works year-round giving motivational lectures to audiences of all kinds, it is perhaps appropriate that the school motif is utilized for Cabrera’s written […]

Simmons, Ethel

Ethel Simmons Services: A private family memorial service will be held at a later date. Ethel Mae Simmons, 70, a homemaker, died Friday, Aug. 22, 2003, at Plains Regional Medical Center. She was born Feb. 20, 1933, in Coshocton, Ohio, to Harvey and Mary Jane Hyde VanSickle. She moved to Clovis three months ago to […]