Anna Allen, Frank Wagner

Anna Allen Anna Allen, 83, died at her residence on Saturday, June 12, 2004. Anna Allen had been a long-time resident of Tucumcari. She was a member of the San Jon Assembly of God Church. She had been a homemaker. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ruben B.J. Allen in 2000. She is [...]

Local airshow wins N.M. honor

TV Hagenah Once again the Tucumcari Airshow was named the Airshow/Event of the Year by the New Mexico Municipal League earlier this week. According to Roger Makin, communications coordinator of the New Mexico Municipal League the Tucumcari Airshow won the honor “based on community involvement, variety of activities, public notice and management efficiency.” Makin said [...]

Young artists finish week of art school in city

TV Hagenah In metropolitan areas, young people may go off to dance camp or music camp or art camp so they can be exposed to cultural experiences that they may not otherwise have in their day-to-day lives. Tucumcari got a bit closer to that concept as the first class of Doug and Sharon Quarles’ Art [...]

Matthew Mericle, Bobby Stone, Tillie Allemand

Domitilia Allemand Domitilia “Tillie” Allemand, 91, died in California on Saturday, April 10, 2004. Tillie Allemand was born Nov. 30, 1912 at Los Lunas. She was a member of the Catholic Church. She had been making her home in California with her son Fred. She is survived by her three sons; Charlie Allemand (Carmen) of [...]

Theresa M. Martinez

Theresa M. Martinez Theresa M. “Tere” Martinez, 94, died at her home in Tucumcari on Tuesday, March 30, 2004. Theresa Martinez was born November 3, 1909 at San Rafael (Montoya) in the Territory of New Mexico. She had lived in Tucumcari since 1958. She was a member of St. Anne’s Catholic Church and was active [...]

Norine L. Robertson

Norine L. Robertson, 103, died on Saturday, March 13, 2004 following an extended illness. Norine Robertson was born Sept. 27, 1900 in Portsmouth, Iowa. She had been an active member of St. Anne’s Catholic Church and was a charter member of the St. Vincent de Paul Organization, of the St. Anne’s Rosary Society, was a [...]

Ann Ovazine Nihart

Ann Ovazine Nihart, 83, of Longview, Texas, formerly of Tucumcari died Sunday, March 14, 2004 following a long battle with cancer and other diseases. Ann Nihihart was born Dec. 25, 1920 to Jesse and Jessie Pool in Dallas. She had been a teacher for 29 years and was retired for another 24 years. She was [...]

Martha Welch, Rose Lucinda Dominguez, Johnie Opal Parker, Jesse L. Shugart

Jesse L. Shugart Jesse L. Shugart, 82, died Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2004, in Amarillo. Shugart was born March 14, 1921 in Des Moines, N.M. Shugart was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II in First Army, Fourth Infantry. He was a recipient of the Bronze Star and the Purple Heart. He was also a [...]

Wilma Pauline Nabours, Tommy Proffitt, Odessa Strawn

Wilma Pauline Nabours Wilma Pauline Nabours, 79, died Feb. 19 in Bushland, Texas. Nabours was born August 1, 1924 in Dogpatch, Okla. She was a long-time resident of Tucumcari and Logan. Nabours worked as a waitress and was a member of First Baptist Church in Tucumcari. Nabours is survived by three daughters, Barbara Keith (Melvin) [...]

Kathleen Whitley, James Rosse

KATHLEEN L. WHITLEY Kathleen L. Whitley, 81, died in Lubbock Feb. 12. She was a resident of Clovis where she was a homemaker. Whitley was born June 19, 1922 in Stanton, Texas. Whitley was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Howard, her parents, two brothers, two sisters and one son, Charles Howard. Whitley Is [...]