Nellie Ayers

Nellie Ayers Nellie Ayers, 91, died Monday, Jan. 26, in Sedona, Ariz. Ayers was born June 5, 1912 in Tucumcari. She was a member of the Episcopal Church. She was also a member of the Order of the Eastern Star. Ayers is survived by her daughter, Lois Legleu of Sedona and her son, Bud Ayers […]

Obits Jan. 7

Gerald Raymond Robinson Gerald Raymond Robinson died January 1, 2004 in Albuquerque. Gerald was born in Riverhead, N.Y., December 23, 1954. He joined the U.S. Air Force in 1973 after graduating from Riverhead High School. While in the Air Force, he was stationed in Texas. He came to love the southwest and made Texas his […]

Obits, jan 3

Pauline Martinez Pauline Martinez, 64 died on December 26, 2003. She is survived by one son Anthony Martinez; six daughters Margaret Martinez, Mildred Camacho and husband Luis, Rosie Martinez, Jeanette Martinez, Gina Martinez and husband Weldon Porter and Bernadette Martinez; five brothers Julio Chavez, Tim Chavez and wife Helen, Reyes Chavez and wife Trinie, David […]

Obits Dec. 27

Mary Ruth Bishop Mary Ruth Bishop, 76, of Tucumcari died Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2003. She was born in McNairy County, Tenn. in 1927. She had been a home maker and a member of the Baptist Church. For many years she lived in Clovis with her late husband Hulen. After his retirement from the US Air […]

Nov. 19, 2003

Lula Leach Lula Mae “Babe” Leach died Nov. 8, 2003 in Gallup. She was born May 5, 1925 in Bard. Mrs. Leach was a member of the First united Methodist Church and member of DOES and Lioness. Survivors include her husband Wallace Leach of Gallup; son Terry Leach of Albuquerque; daughter Jan Smith of Gallup; […]

obits Nov. 5

Helen Eschenbrenner Helen L. Eschenbrenner, 77, a homemaker, died Tuesday Oct. 28, 2003 at Trigg Memorial Hospital. She was born June 5, 1926 in Plattville, Colo. Survivors include her daughter, Nancy Eschenbrenner of Tucumcari; two sons, Henry Eschenbrenner and wife Pat of Perry Ville, Miss. and Jim Eschebrenner and wife Janice of Albuquerque; one brother […]

Obits oct. 29

Newell Conner Edward Newell Conner Edward, 83, died Oct. 23, 2003 in Amarillo. He was born Aug. 10, 1920 in Liberal, Kan. Mr. Edward moved with his family in a covered wagon from Texas to New Mexico where they homesteaded in south eastern New Mexico. They later moved up to Quay County where he attended […]

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Marcella Jenkins Marcella Jenkins, 85, died Sept. 2, 2003. She was born Oct. 17, 1917 to Issiac Oren and Nellie Raye Etheridge Durham on a small ranch in Obar. Mrs. Jenkins was the valedictorian of her senior class and after high school studied music at Eastern New Mexico University. At an early age, she and […]

Obits 8/27

Charles Haldane Charles Haldane died Aug. 23, 2003, at his home in San Jon. He was born April 2, 1936 in Franklin County, Indiana. Mr. Haldane joined the Air Force at the age of 18 and proudly served his country for 22 years, retiring as a Master Sergeant. He then went to work for Lockheed […]

August 23, 2003

John Meadows John Meadows 67, died Aug. 21, 2003 at the Crown of Texas Hospice in Amarillo. He was born Sept. 22, 1935 in Nogales, Ariz. Mr. Meadows was a retired Southern Pacific rail road conductor. He was a member of the B.P.O. Elks Lodge 1172 of Tucumcari, the Rodeo Cowboys Association and the Rodeo […]