May 5, 2007 Obituaries

Larry Clifton Klaverweiden Services:  2 p.m., Monday at the First Baptist Church in Tucumcari. Larry Clifton Klaverweiden, 58, died on Thursday, May 3, 2007, at his home in Tucumcari following an extended illness. Mr. Klaverweiden was born Oct. 26, 1949 in Tucumcari.  He was a member of the Center Street United Methodist Church.  He graduated [...]

Tiffany L. Thockmorton

Services: 6 p.m., Thursday a memorial service will be held at Temple Baptist Church in Tucumcari. Tiffany L. Throckmorton, 21, died Tuesday, April 24, 2007 in Tucumcari.  She was born March 26, 1986 in Tucumcari to Robert and Deborah Stith Throckmorton.  She was reared and attended schools in Tucumcari.  She was baptized in to the [...]

Douglas E. Bartlett

Services: 11 a.m., Thursday a memorial service will be conducted at the Dunn Memorial Chapel in Tucumcari. Douglas E. Bartlett, 48, age died Sunday, April 1, 2007, following an extended illnesses with heart disease, multiple sclerosis and lung cancer.   He was born Dec. 13, 1958 in Jonesboro, Ark. He was a published poet having [...]

Pauline Surguy Brady

Services: 2 p.m. Thursday at the Tucumcari Memorial Park Cemetery. Pauline Surguy Brady, 88, died Sunday, March 18, 2007, following an extended illness in The Grace Living Center, Tulsa, Okla.  She had been living with her son since October in Broken Arrow, Okla.   Mrs. Brady was born July 24, 1918 in Tucumcari. She attended [...]

March 1976

The New Mexico State Police arrested two men for transportation of marijuana after a routine safety check along I-40. The two men had 64 pounds of marijuana estimated at $32,000. … Many Tucumcari residents showed up at the Allsup’s store for a chance at a free bag of groceries. During a two-day period the store [...]

Quanah Parker Reid

Services: 2:30 p.m., Thursday in the Dunn Memorial Chapel, Tucumcari. Quanah Parker Reid, 92, died on Satruday, March 3, 2007, at his home in Tucumcari.  Mr. Reid was born  Feb. 22,1915 in Bovina, Texas to Oscar S. and Oma Reid and came to Tucumcari with his family.  He attended and graduated from Tucumcari High School. [...]

Van O. Ard

Services: 10 a.m., today a memorial service will be held at Dunn Memorial Chapel. Van O. Ard, 72, of Tucumcari died Sunday, Feb. 4, 2007, in Amarillo, Texas. Van O. Ard was born March 5, 1935 in Salem, Mo. He had been a master mechanic and a master carpenter, working for a number of years [...]

Herminia Hernandez-Cordova de Dunbar

Services: 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, at the First Baptist Church in Tucumcari. Herminia Hernandez-Cordova de Dunbar, 61, died Friday, Jan. 26, 2007, at Dan C. Trigg Memorial Hospital following an extended illness.   She was born on Sept. 10, 1945 in  Las Cruces, Chihuahua Mexico. She and her husband had made their home in El Paso, [...]

Mary Elizabeth “Beth” Hargis

Services: 2 p.m., Friday at Center Street United Methodist Church in Tucumcari. Mary Elizabeth “Beth” Hargis, 95, of Alamogordo, died Tuesday, Jan. 23, 2007, at her home, surrounded by her family and caretakers. Mrs. Hargis was born in Woodbine, Texas, on Aug. 23, 1911 to Barton and Mellie (Mitchell) Martin. She married Joseph Keith “Hap” [...]

Memorial Services for Tom E. McCarty

Memorial Services for Tom E. McCarty will be at 11 a.m. on Saturday at the Divine Connection Church (formerly, the Living Word Church) at 306 E. Tucumcari Blvd. Fred Caton, pastor of the Divine Connection, will officiate. Mr. McCarty of Tucumcari was born Feb. 8, 1938 and died on Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2007. The remains [...]