Obituaries: Minnie La Veta Slusher Shay

Minnie La Veta Slusher Shay, 98, died Tuesday, April 6, 2010, in Albuquerque. She was born Oct. 20, 1911, in Bison, Okla. Survivors include two sons, William Shay IV and Marc Shay, and two daughters, Jacqueline Chappell-Reid and Veronica Wright. Services: have been held. Information: 461-3815.

2-24 Obituaries

Inez L. Brown Inez Brown, 93, died on Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2010, in Portales. She was born July 29, 1916 in Porter. Survivors include four dauthers Geraldine Lawrence, Cindy Muro, Lavone Bond and Jo Rheta McElroy. Services: 10 a.m. Friday at Tucumcari Memorial Park Cemetery. Information: 461-3815.

12-30 Obituaries

Connie Varcelli Marano Connie Varcelli Marano, 87, died on Dec. 28, 2009, in Tucumcari. She was born July 23, 1922 in Cleveland, Ohio. Survivors include two sons, Tony Marano and Richard Marano and one daughter Cathy Marano. Services: Will be announced. Information: 461-3815.

12-23 Obits

Clarence Esbenshade Clarence Esbenshade, 74, died on Thursday Dec. 17, 2009, in Tucumcari. He was born June 13, 1935, in Lancaster, Pa. Survivors include three children. Services: 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Tucumcari Memorial Park Cemetery. David H. Brownlee David H. Brownlee, 85, died on Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2009 in Clovis. He was born May […]

Logan woman dies near Grady

A Logan woman died Aug. 18 while traveling near Grady. Officials initially thought Patricia Phillips, 70, was the victim of a fatal crash. They now believe she died of natural causes after pulling her car off the road. Police were dispatched to Cemetery Road near Grady for a crash just before 5 p.m. on Aug. […]

Shooting victim dead

QCS Staff The victim of a June 1 shooting in Tucumcari died Monday night following weeks in intensive care. Howard Russell King, 45, died at Presbyterian Hospital in Albuquerque, said Donald Schutte, family attorney. Schutte said King was in an Amarillo hospital soon after the shooting, then moved to a rehabilitation hospital in Albuquerque. He […]

Reading Bible often leads to explosive truths

by Leonard Lauriault Since before the apostles died, people have been distorting scripture and misleading others (2 Peter 3: 15-18). Some erroneous concepts are of little consequence; others are so critical as to prevent one’s salvation. A basic, open-minded, personal study of God’s word answers all critical questions clearly (at least, it did for me). […]

Body found in Conchas Lake identified

By Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun CONCHAS — A 25-year-old Albuquerque man died Sunday in Conchas Lake after cliff diving near Conchas Dam, New Mexico State Police said. Julian Sanchez was diving with friends and did not come up from a dive about 4:30 p.m.,

April 23, 2008 Obituaries

Juanita Newby Nix Services: To be announced. Juanita Newby Nix died Sunday, April 20, 2008, in Tucson, Ariz. Mrs. Nix graduated from Tucumcari High School in 1937. She and her husband,

I-40 accident claims two lives

By Thomas Garcia: Quay County Sun Two people were killed and one person was injured Sunday in a single-vehicle accident 10 miles east of Tucumcari on Interstate 40, said New Mexico State Police Lt. Cleo Baker. Elmer Capps, 78, of Fresno, Calif., was driving westbound on I-40 when his 2002 Crown Victoria drifted off the […]