1/7 Obituaries

Max Crespin Services: Have been held. Max I. Crespin, 72, died Tuesday, Jan. 3, 2006. He was born July 1, 1934, in Logan, later moving to Tucumcari where he married his wife Mary Garcia Crespin. He was a member of the St. Anne’s Catholic Church and was retired from the City of Tucumcari Police Department […]

12/10 Obituaries

Jimmy Mirabel Services: 10 a.m. today at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Amarillo. Jimmy Joe Mirabal, 48, of Amarillo, died Tuesday, December 6, 2005, in Amarillo. He was born April 29, 1957, in Tucumcari. He was an insurance agent who also served with the U.S. Marine Reserves. He married Maria Cruz […]

Big Brothers Big Sisters dances into new territory

By Ryn Gargulinski: QCS Tucumcari resident Donna Garcia, who started ballet at age 4 but stopped dancing after many years because of a back injury, will soon be dancing again to a brand new tune — Big Brothers Big Sisters. Garcia said she leapt at the student internship with the organization for several reasons. For […]

Willie Ennis

Willie Clinton Ennis, 77, of Norman, Okla., formerly of Tucumcari, died Saturday, April 23, 2005, in Cheyenne, Wyo. He was born on Jan. 17, 1928, in Coalgate, Okla., to Arson and Evelyn Ennis. He married Roxie Williams Townsend on Jan. 24, 1945, in Ada, Okla. He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers; […]

Film turned play comes to Tucumcari

Tova Fruchtman: Quay County Sun Alicia Albright remembers watching the movie “Seven Brides for Seven Brothers” when she was a child. Though she always dreamed of playing Millie, she never thought that she would get the chance. Millie is a young bride living in the 1850s Oregon wilderness whose plan to marry off her six […]

1/19 Obituaries

Lloyd Ray Hampton Lloyd Ray Hampton, 59, of Tucumcari, died Monday, Jan. 17, 2005, at his home. He was born on May 28, 1946, in Clovis, to Gus and Lillis Hampton. He was a Vietnam Veteran. He worked for the Union Pacific Railroad and owned his own truck for hauling cattle. For the past 12 […]

Obits 10-22

James Stull James W. “Jim” Stull, 78, died Monday, Oct. 20, 2003. He was born Nov. 26, 1924 in Water Valley, Ark. to Henry and Cora B. Stull. Mr. Stull moved to New Mexico with his family at the age of seven and resided in the Obar and Nara Visa community until he graduated from […]