11/2 Obituaries

Clark Price Services: Have been held. Clark Albert Price, 90, died on Oct. 27, 2005, in Muleshoe. He was born on Sept. 4, 1915, in Union County and attended the Big Spring School near Clayton. He was a veteran of the Army during WWII, serving as a mechanic in North Africa, France and Italy. After […]

Overdose suspected in man’s death

A Missouri man died Sunday in Tucumcari following an apparent overdose of medication, police said. Police responded to a call from the Hampton Inn early Sunday morning, a police press release showed. Matthew Mummert, 25, of Oak Grove, Mo., was having seizures and was taken to Dan C. Trigg Memorial Hospital. He died in the […]

June 25 Obituaries

Thelma Hahn Thelma Hazel Hahn, 83, of Roswell, died Tuesday, June 21, 2005, at her home. She was born on March 8, 1922, in Forrest, to John and Josie Walker Yeates. She married Kenneth Hahn on Nov. 11, 1939, in Clovis. She moved to Roswell in 2003. She was a teacher who taught special education […]

Construction worker killed near Tucumcari

QCS staff A Santa Rosa construction worker died Jan. 6 near Tucumcari on U.S. Interstate 40 while he was involved in painting stripes on the highway between Santa Rosa and Tucumcari. Chris Marquez was driving a vehicle owned by San Bar Construction, the middle vehicle of three involved with the striping of the highway, about […]

Jan. 15, 2005

Herbert Williams Jr. Herbert Lee Williams Jr., of Wynne, Ark., died Dec. 31, 2004, in Memphis at Memorial Hospital East. He was born Nov. 11, 1943, in East Prairie, Mo., to Herbert L. Williams Sr. and Tessie Johnson Williams. He was a retired truck driver having worked for the ABF trucking company. He was a […]

Abelina Quintana Romo, Berta Griggs, Harold Dean Binkley, Manuel O. Aragon

Manuel O. Aragon Manuel O. Aragon, 86, died at his residence in San Jon on Sunday evening Dec. 12, 2004 following an extended illness. Manuel Aragon was born at Anton Chico. He was a member of St. Anne’s Catholic Church. He was preceded in death by his wife Julia in 1974. He is survived by […]

Seatbelt crack down set

Effective Nov. 14, police throughout New Mexico say they will be extra vigilant in looking for drivers and passengers not wearing their seat belts. State Transportation Secretary Rhonda Faught said the “Click it or Ticket” campaign will last through Nov. 28. “The bottom line is seat belts save lives,” said Faught in a press release, […]

Four die in area auto accidents

David Irvin Three Quay county residents died as a result of vehicle crashes over the last five days Around midnight Sunday Tucumcari youth Dathan Garcia, 17, died just outside Portales. In a second accident Monday outside St. Vrain, Russell Dwain Downey, 48, and his son, Levi Downey, 19, both of House, died as a result […]

Kailiga Aguilera, Casimiro Andrada, J.C. White

Kailiga Aguilers Kailiga Aguilera, 26, died in Albuquerque on Saturday, Oct. 16, 2004. Kailiga Aguilera was born Nov. 13, 1977 in Tucumcari. He attended the Tucumcari School System. At the time of his death, he was living in Albuquerque. He is survived by his parents, Raymond and Georgia Aguilera of Tucumcari. He is also survived […]

Barbara Johnson, John Branden Melton, Jane Sanderson

Barbara Johnson Barbara Dwan “Sug” Johnson, 71, died at Laurel Hills Health Care Center Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2004 following an extended illness. Sug Johnson was born February 24, 1927 in Lela Lake, Texas. She was a member of the First Christian Church of Tucumcari. She was a retired junior high school teacher having taught ninth […]