Tucumcarian part of national Baptist board

By Chelle Delaney: QCS Staff Mary Ann Garrett of Tucumcari serves on the North American Mission Board (NAMB), headquartered in Atlanta. It is an outreach of the Southern Baptist Convention. She also serves as consultant to Southern Baptists’ outreach ministries in eastern New Mexico and the Baptist Convention of Mexico. There are nine churches, with […]

Ethel L. Ernest

Ethel L. Ernest Services: 2 p.m., Friday at First Baptist Church of Tucumcari. Interment at the Tucumcari Memorial Park Cemetery. Mrs. Ernest, 99, died Sunday in Clayton following an extended illness. She was born Aug. 28,1906 in Texas. Mrs. Ernest lived most recently in Clayton because of failing health, but she made in home in […]

12/28 Obituaries

Pauline Cooper Services: 10 a.m. on Friday at the First Baptist Church of Logan. Pauline H. Cooper, 85, died on Sunday, Dec. 25, 2005, at Trigg Memorial Hospital in Tucumcari. She was born May 24, 1925, in Madill, Okla., and had been a Logan resident since 1989 where she moved with her husband William Cooper. […]

A church called home

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By Martha Frost: QCS staff The First Baptist Church at Logan celebrated its 100th anniversary recently with a program that was a year in the planning, according to Centennial Chairman Sandy Charles. The celebration included words from the current pastor, Steve Kulback Jr., and church historian, Lester Parrish, plus hymns and a good old-fashioned church […]

9/24 Obituaries

Glenn Gardner Services: 11 a.m. on Monday at Dunn Memorial Chapel in Tucumcari. Glenn Ray Gardner, 61, died Tuesday, Sept. 20, 2005, in Tucumcari. He was born January 31, 1944, to Clifton and May Bridges Gardner in Tucumcari. He was retired from the Arch Hurley Conservancy District and member of Tucumcari’s Trinity Baptist Church. Family […]

Louise Jane Dibble Parker

Louise Jane Dibble Parker, 89, died at the Retirement Ranch in Clovis, on May 1, 2005. Parker was born on July 19, 1915 at Quay New Mexico. She was a long time resident of the San Jon community. She was a member of the San Jon First Baptist Church, where she was the custodian for […]

Richard Byrd

Richard Byrd, 62, died in Presbyterian Hospital on April 3, 2005 following an extended illness. Byrd was born on March 31, 1943 in Rome, Ga. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Tucumcari. He was owner/ operator of Byrd Truck Services. He was preceded in death by his parents Jack and Myrtle […]

Special events for Easter

The following area churches will be offering special events to celebrate Easter: • Caprock Creek in San Jon will be showing a play telling the story of Jesus’s life on today and Sunday. Tonight, dinner will be served at 6:30 p.m. and the play will begin at 7 p.m. On Sunday, the play is a […]

Logan falls to Temple Baptist

William Thompson: Quay County Sun The Temple Baptist Roadrunners raced to a 73-55 victory Saturday over the Logan Longhorns in the Class A Region B finals. Logan stays alive, however, to play Region C champion Animas at 8:15 p.m. tonight at Bernalillo High School in the state quarterfinals. Logan Head Coach Billy Burns said he […]

Community church to be held Sunday

TV Hagenah Last year the annual Tucumcari Community Church Service held at the Tucumcari Convention Center pulled around 450 people to the services. This year Rev. Jim Witcher of First Christian Church said he thinks there could be even more people out on Sunday. “Weather permitting, I think it is a real possibility that we […]