McKee, Bessie L.

Bessie L. McKee Services: No services held. Bessie L. McKee, 95, of Clovis died Monday, July 19, 2004, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. She was born July 14, 1909, in Oregon. She married Ken McKee on Dec. 28, 1959, in Reno, Nev. She was a bookkeeper and a member of Moose Lodge in […]

McCurry, Rosemarie

Rosemarie McCurry Services: Have been held. Mrs. Rosemarie McCurry, 79, of Santa Fe, died Sunday, May 23, 2004, at Sierra Vista Assisted Living Facility in Santa Fe. She was born on Aug. 18, 1925, Las Vegas, N.M., to Joseph and Lillie Mae Regensberg. She worked as an office manager for the Bigbee law firm in […]

Olguin, A.R.

A.R. Olguin Services: A memorial service will be held at a later date. A.R. Olguin, 78, of Portales died Tuesday, April 27, 2004, at Laurel Plains Health Care Center He was born on April 23, 1926, in Dahlia, to Josefita and Patricio Olguin. He grew up in Dahlia. He served in the Army during World […]

Team work, dedication make up Relay for Life

Kay Prater: Guest columnist The Clovis News Journal will be running columns written by Relay for Life participants this week in preparation for this weekend’s event. Many of my family and friends have lost the battle to cancer. I have a daughter and a granddaughter who are survivors. I am a survivor and have many […]

Wright, Doris Elcine Bush

Doris Elcine Bush Wright Services: Have been held. Doris Elcine Bush Wright, 83, died Friday, March 2, 2004, in Tomball, Texas. She was born Aug. 15, 1921, in Floyd. She was formerly of Portales and was preceded in death by her husband, James T. Wright. Survivors include her son, Gerald L. Wright (and wife Peggy); […]

Butler, Lyda

Lyda Butler Services: No service is planned. Lyda Mae Butler, 73, died Thursday, April 8, 2004, at Plains Regional Medical Center. She was born March 8, 1931, in Santa Monica, Calif., to John William and Lyda M. Ward Thomas. She was raised in Southern California and went to school there. After living in several different […]

Boone, Wanda

Wanda L. Boone, 80, of Clovis, died Wednesday, March 10, 2004, at Retirement Ranch in Clovis.   She was born June 8, 1923, in Big Creek, Okla., to Byrd and Nell Nelson Wiggins.  She had been a longtime resident of Clovis. She worked for Bennie Nieves for many years at New Mexico Roofing and Sheet […]

Wright, Doris

Wright, Doris Doris Wright Service: Have been held. Doris Elcine Bush Wright, 83, died Friday, March 2, 2004, in Tomball, Texas. She was born Aug. 15, 1921, in Floyd. She was formerly of Portales and was preceded in death by her husband, James T. Wright. Survivors include her son, Gerald L. Wright (and wife Peggy); […]

Cross, Dennis

Dennis Cross Services: Have been held. Dennis Lee Cross, 55, of Dallas, formerly of Clovis, died March 29, 2004, in Wise County, Texas. He was born on Oct. 17, 1948, in Clovis. He was a graduate and an avid fan of Texas Tech University. Survivors include a son, Brian Cross of Avondale, Ariz.; his mother, […]

Wright, Donald Francis

Donald Francis Wright Service: Have been held. Donald F. Wright, 82, died Wednesday, Jan 7, 2004, at Covenant Medical Center in Lubbock. He was born March 20, 1921, in Franklin, Pa. He served in the U.S. Navy during WWII and was a Pharmacist Mate Second Class. Mr. Wright has no known survivors. Arrangements are by […]