Gonzales, Alfonso Junior

Alfonso Junior Gonzales Service: Have been held. Alfonso “Junior” Gonzales, 37, of Clovis died Dec. 24, 2003, west of St. Vrain. He was born Nov. 8, 1966, in Clovis to Alfonso and Mary Aragon Gonzales. A graduate of Clovis High School, he worked for Valley Cabinet Shop for 11 years, then went to work for […]

Avent, Neva

NEVA AVENT Services: Have been held. Mrs. Neva Avent, 82, of Clovis, a homemaker, died Dec. 1, 2003, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. She was born on May 30, 1921, in Marlow, Okla., to John and Truman Burch Russell. She had lived most of her life in the Melrose area. Family members said […]

Ramsey, Katie May

Katie May Ramsey Services: Have been held. Katie May Ramsey, 54, of Fort Worth, Texas, formerly of Clovis, a homemaker, died Saturday, Oct. 11, 2003, in Fort Worth. She was born on July 9, 1949, in Jacksboro, Texas, to Lloyd and Ruth Bilbrey. Family members said she was a wonderful wife, mother and friend, who […]

Dennis, Grace

Grace Dennis Services: Have been held. Grace Ruth Dennis, 89, of Bonham, Texas, died Friday, Sept. 5, 2003, at Fairview Nursing Home in Bonham, Texas. She was born on July 16, 1914, in Nolanbill, Texas, to John Clem and Maude May Lamb Edwards. She married Marshall C. Dennis on July 22, 1939, in Brownwood, Texas. […]

Pippin, Sara

Sara Pippin Services: Have been held. Mrs. Sara Pippin, 87, of Clovis, a retired homemaker, died Monday, July 21, 2003, at her home. She was born May 16, 1916, in Waco, Texas, to James Donald and Sara Elizabeth Bayer Fuller. She was a teacher in a two-room schoolhouse in Tennessee. She married Conrad “L.C.” Pippin […]

Ward, Cora

Cora Ward Services: Have been held. Mrs. Cora Edith Ward, 95, of Clovis, a retired bookkeeper, died Friday, July 4, 2003, at Laurel Ridge Healthcare in Clovis. She was born on July 11, 1907, in Waters Park, Texas, to Reuben Benjamin and Blanche Elizabeth Dunks. Mrs. Ward worked for many years at Cauole Engraving Co. […]

Barela, Aurelia

Aurelia Barela Services: 3 p.m. Saturday at St. Helen Catholic Church in Portales. Mrs. Aurelia L. Barela, 64, of Portales, died Wednesday, June 11, 2003, at her home. She was born on July 19, 1938, in DeRamadero, to Manuelita and Tomas Velasquez. She graduated from Portales High School in 1957. She married Frank H. Barela […]

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 […]

Crume, Ruth

Ruth Crume Services: Have been held. Mrs. Ruth Crume, 89, of Portales, an Elida school teacher, died Wednesday, May 28, 2003, at Covenant Medical Center in Lubbock. She was born on Dec. 10, 1913, in Mullen, Texas, to Bamma and the Rev. R.W. Bynum. She was raised in central and east Texas. She graduated from […]