Honors — Oct. 17

Boal Air Force Cadet Caitlin A. Boal completed six weeks of basic cadet training and has been officially accepted into the U.S. Air Force Academy Preparatory School in Colorado Springs, Colo. She is the daughter of Stevan and Rhonda Boal of Albuquerque and granddaughter of Leo and Bootha Robinson of Portales. Boal graduated in 2009 […]

First person: Family man

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CNJ staff photo: Liliana Castillo City sanitation worker, Leo Garcia, enjoys spending time with his family. Leo Garcia, 29, spends time with his family and said he loves his job at the city of Clovis’ landfill. For him, what makes the job is the people around him. Second family: I love my job because of […]

11-11 Births

Leal Brayden John Leal was born Oct. 10, 2007, to Franky and Amy Leal of Clovis at Covenant Lakeside Hospital in Lubbock. He weighed 6 pounds 11 ounces. Grandparents are Jimmy and Linda Dimas and Leo and Kathy Leal, all of Clovis. Great-grandparents are Flora Dimas of Texas City, Texas, Sylvia Gonzales and Nabor Leal, […]

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 […]

Self, Leo W. “Bud”

Leo W. “Bud” Self Services:2 p.m. today at Wheeler Mortuary Chapel Leo W. “Bud” Self, 94, died Thursday, Sept. 8, 2005, at Laurel Ridge Nursing Home in Clovis. He was born Feb. 2, 1911, in McKinney, Texas, to Frances Rosetta and Floyd Evert Self. He married Mae Bell Earwood on Sept. 30, 1933, in Hugo, […]

War Scrapbook

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Freedom Newspapers: Kevin Wilson Dave Tanner holds a binder of materials relating to his great-uncle, Leo Eminger, Friday, at the Memorial Building in Portales. Kevin Wilson: Freedom Newspapers Leo Eminger of Upton has been presumed dead since Sept. 24, 1942. Over the last year-and-a-half, Dave Tanner has dedicated every minute he can spare to make […]

Hatten, Leo

Leo Hatten Services: Have been held. Leo Albert Hatten, 85, of El Paso, Texas, formerly of Portales, died Tuesday, July 19, 2005, at an El Paso nursing home. He was born on Nov. 2, 1919, in Eastland, Texas, to Joe and Carrie Hunter Clyatt Hatten. He married Reda Wray Clark on Dec. 8, 1945, in […]

Wilson, Carl Earl

Carl Earl Wilson Services: Have been held. Mr. Carl Earl Wilson, 67, of Portales died Wednesday, July 7, 2005, at his home. He was born April 11, 1938, in Taos to Jess and Elisa Rael Wilson. Family members said he served as a volunteer for different community activities. He was preceded in death by his […]

Lopez , Wilfred

Wilfred Lopez Services: Have been held. Wilfred David “Freddy” Lopez, 40, of Santa Rosa, died Sunday, June 5, 2005, at Covenant Medical Center in Lubbock. He was born on June 26, 1964, in Clovis, to Leo and Eva Marez Lopez. He was a lifetime resident of Clovis and a member of Our Lady of Guadalupe […]

Lopez, Wilfred

Wilfred Lopez Services: Have been held. Wilfred David “Freddy” Lopez, 40, of Santa Rosa, died Sunday, June 5, 2005, at Covenant Medical Center in Lubbock. He was born on June 26, 1964, in Clovis, to Leo and Eva Marez Lopez. He was a lifetime resident of Clovis and a member of Our Lady of Guadalupe […]

Everhart, Leo

Leo Everhart Services: Have been held. Leo Franklin Everhart, 78, died Wednesday, May 25, 2005, at his residence in Belleville, Kan. He was born Feb. 5, 1927, in Belleville, Kan., to Frank and Lydia Peal King Everhart. He grew up and attended schools of Belleville, Kan. He served with the U.S. Navy as a seaman […]

Lindley, Eva

Services: have been held. Eva Mares Lindley, 65, of Clovis, died Wednesday, March 2, 2005, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. She was born on Nov. 20, 1939, in Yeso, to Margarito and Eulogia Marquez Mares. She married Bill Lindley in Santa Rosa. She was a waitress, and a member of St. Rose of […]

Dement, Leo

Leo Dement Services: Have been held. Leo Dement, 87, of Portales, died Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2005, at his home. He was born on May 17, 1917, in Hollis, Okla., to Ora and Stephen Dement. He spent his early years in the area where he was born in Oklahoma. The family later moved to Childress, Texas. […]

Wirt, Marguerite

Marguerite Wirt Services: Will be held at a later date. Ms. Marguerite Wirt, 92, of Apache Junction, Ariz., a homemaker, died Sunday, June 29, 2003, in Belgrade, Mo. She was born on May 25, 1911, in McClure, Ohio. She married Leo F. Wirt on April 9, 1931, in Beaverton, Mich. She was a charter member […]