Tom E. McCarty

Services: The time and date for a memorial service will announced later. Tom E. McCarty, 68, died suddenly on Monday. Jan. 15, 2007. Mr. McCarty was born Feb. 8, 1938 in Tucumcari. He had lived in Tucumcari for the past 15 years. Mr. McCarty had worked for the federal government as a soil conservationist. He […]

Cecilio Pat Garcia

Cecilio Pat Garcia Services: At 6 p.m., today at there will be a celebration of his life at the French Mortuary in Albuquerque; on Thursday there will be funeral service at First Family Church; an at 2 p.m. on Friday, there will be a memorial service at the First Assembly of God Church, 524 S. […]

Give thanks for vets

by Chelle Delaney: Quay County Sun Armistice of Nov. 11, 1918. It wasnt until 1938 that Congress passed a bill making Nov. 11 Armistice Day. But then came World War II and it produced its veterans, who were not recognized by WWI’s Armistice Day. Congress and many people thought we needed a day that would […]

David Duba

David Duba Services: Memorial 2 p.m, Friday at First Baptist Church in Tucumcari. Louise Dow Services: 10:30 a.m. today at the Dunn Memorial Chapel Louise Dow, 90, died on Saturday Oct. 21, 2006, following an extended illness. Mrs. Dow was born March 31, 1916 in Salisbury, Md. She had been a longtime Tucumcari resident coming […]

Walter R. Rucker

Walter R. Rucker Memorial services for Walter R. Rucker, who died July 11, 2006 will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Conchas Dam, near the lodge at Conchas Dam. Following his death, Mr. Rucker was cremated. Arrangements are by Dunn Funeral Home of Tucumcari.

10-04-2006: Obituaries

Kateri “Kat” Trujillo Services: 2 p.m. Thursday at the Logan School Gymnasium. Kateri “Kat” Trujillo, 19, died Sunday, Oct. 1, 2006 in Lubbock, Texas. “Kat” Trujillo was born Nov. 4, 1986 in Tucumcari. She had attended and graduated from the Logan School System. She had been active with the Logan EMS and the Logan Volunteer […]

Mary A. Dominguez

Mary A. Dominguez Services: 10 a.m. Friday at St. Anne’s Catholic Church, Mary A. Dominguez, 81, died Sunday, Aug. 27, 2006 in Yuma, Ariz., following an extended illness. She was born Aug. 26, 1925 at Glenrio. Mrs. Dominquez was a former resident of Tucumcari, who had had been making her home in Yuma for the […]

Remember heroism on Memorial Day

By Debra Whittington: QCS Religion Columnist Remember the days of old, consider the years of many generations: ask thy father, and he will shew thee; thy elders, and they will tell thee. Deuteronomy 32:7. A couple of weeks ago, Mark and I sat on our friend’s boat out at Ute Lake spending leisurely day fishing. […]

March 1, 2006 Obituaries

Harry Swift Services: Have been held. Harry Swift, 89, of Amarillo died Thursday, Feb. 23, 2006. Mr. Swift was born in Forrest on Dec. 11, 1916, and was raised in Tucumcari. He married Freida Bomar on April 11, 1942, in Tucumcari. He was a veteran of World War II, serving in the Army Air Force […]

Feb. 22, 2006 Obituaries

Rex P. Kennedy Services: 3 p.m. (CST) today, city of Lubbock Cemetery. Rex P. Kennedy of Lubbock, 76, died Sunday, Feb. 19, 2006. He was born Nov. 17, 1929, in Muleshoe, to William Gordon Kennedy and Ola Rosalind Page. He attended grammar school at Muleshoe and the family ultimately settled in Grady, where he graduated […]