Douglas E. Bartlett

Services: 11 a.m., Thursday a memorial service will be conducted at the Dunn Memorial Chapel in Tucumcari. Douglas E. Bartlett, 48, age died Sunday, April 1, 2007, following an extended illnesses with heart disease, multiple sclerosis and lung cancer.   He was born Dec. 13, 1958 in Jonesboro, Ark. He was a published poet having […]

John Cortes Banks

John Cortes Banks Services: 3 p.m., today in the Chapel at Muffley Funeral Home. John Cortes Banks, 88, of Clovis, died Wednesday, Jan. 3, 2007, at his home in Clovis. He was born May 25, 1918 to Guy Cortes and Nellie Jones Banks in Siloam Springs, Ark. He served in the U.S. Army as a […]

Robert “Bob” Dyke

Robert “Bob” Dyke Services: Time and place for memorial services will be announced later. Robert (Bob) Dyke, 53, died Thursday, Oct. 27, following an extended illness. He and his wife Donna owned and operated the Empty Saddle RV Park on East Route 66. Following his wishes, he has been cremated.  Marjorie L. DeMoss Services: Have […]

Flood turned home into Noah’s Ark

By Ryn Garguilnski: QCS Managing Editor The recent rainstorm not only flooded our yard, our goat pen and part of my car since someone left the passenger window open, but turned our home into a Noah’s Ark of sorts. That is, if you’ll accept Noah as a bald-headed, tattooed man in the form of my […]