Club notes — Jan. 9

Bethel Homemakers Extension Club The Bethel Homemakers Extension Club met in the home of Joyce Welsh for their December meeting and Christmas party with 16 members in attendance. Pat Terry brought the devotional. Condolences were sent to the family of former member, Flo Armstrong. Joyce announced that 10 quilts and six blankets were donated by […]

April 5, 2009 Wedding

New Shelia R. New of Clovis and Richard L. New of Clovis were joined in marriage Friday, March 27, 2009. The Rev. Kyle from First Methodist Church in Farwell performed the simple ceremony. The bride is the daughter of Elvester Widemon and Joyce Wolf both of Dekalb, Texas. The bridegroom is the son of Ralph […]

Habitat needs volunteers for latest house

Freedom New Mexico Habitat for Humanity of Eastern New Mexico is ready to begin work on its seventh home with a work day Saturday. According to Executive Director Joyce Davis volunteers will gather at 8 a.m. Saturday at the home site at 313 E. Kaywood in Portales to remove trees and prepare the site for […]

Nov. 18 Birth

Barragan Patrick and Rachel Barragan of Clovis are the parents of a 6 pound 13.3 ounce girl born Nov. 1, 2007, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. Aubrey Rayne Barragan has one brother, Ryan Skinner, 9, and one sister, Katelyn Skinner, 7. Grandparents are Joyce Smith of Lewes, Del. and Den and Kathy McChesney […]

June 11, 1923

Area farmers were blessed and cursed by recent rains The Clovis News described as the heaviest in Curry County history. Row crops sustained damage from the 8.55 inches of rain that fell June 7-9 while wheat farmers were pleased, the newspaper reported. … Denhof Jewelry Co. was offering “wedding gifts that are different.”… Santa Fe […]

Lopez, Joyce “Flaca”

Joyce “Flaca” Lopez, 44, of Clovis, died Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2005, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. She was born June 3, 1961, to Charles and Joyce Brann Lamphear in Gloversville, N.Y. She married Leo Lopez Nov. 29, 1981, in Speculator, N.Y. She worked as a cook. She was preceded in death by her […]

Adams, Joyce

Joyce Adams Services: Have been held. Joyce Ann Magruder Gustafson Adams, 62, of Clovis, died Friday, May 27, 2005, at her home. She was born on Nov. 19, 1942, in Houston, to Byron Randle and Mildred Lennon Magruder. She taught school in Socorro for 17 years and was librarian for another 17 years. Family members […]

Walker, Joyce

Joyce Murial Walker, 69, of Amarillo, died Sunday, Nov. 7, 2004, in Amarillo. She was born in 1935. She married James Edward Walker. She was a member of Kingdom Hall of Jehovah Witnesses. She was preceded in death by a brother, Bill Madding. Survivors include her husband; five sons, Edward Walker (and wife, Pat) of […]

Ware, Joyce

Joyce Ware Services: Have been held. Mrs. Joyce Ethelyn Ware, 74, of Clovis, died Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2004, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. She was born on Sept. 6, 1930, in Geneva, N.Y., to the Rev. J. F. and Grace Hamilton. She graduated from Grady High School in 1948. She married Bob Ware […]

Noack, Joyce J.

Joyce J. Noack Services: Have been held. Joyce J. Noack, 71, of Clovis, died Friday, June 25, 2004, in Sherman, Texas. She was born on Feb. 3, 1933, in Denison, Texas, to Walter and Gladys Turpin Holder. She married Asa Noack on April 8, 1951, in Colbert, Okla. They moved to Clovis. She traveled many […]