Mary Ruth Bugg Morton

Services: Have been held. Mary Ruth Bugg Morton, 89, died Friday, May 11, 2007. Mrs. Morton was born on Dec 13, 1917 to A.H. and Myrtle Bugg in Toyah, Texas. The Buggs were a west Texas pioneer family. Mrs. Morton’s paternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. John H. Bugg came to Texas in a covered wagon […]

Local VFW raises money for Quay County vets memorial

Quay County Sun Staff Quay County veterans are one step closer to being memorialized in granite. VFW Post 2528 members Tony Apodaca and Lydia Fazekas on Friday presented a check to Diane Morton, the local office manager for Glaze Monument Company. The $5,625 check will cover the cost for a veterans monument at Veterans Park […]

Jewell Jaggers Chesher

Jewell Jaggers Chesher died April 3, 2005 from a recent illness. Chesher was born Feb. 29, 1912 in Winfield, Texas to Bill and Fronie Jaggers. In 1922, they moved to Cochran County, Morton Texas where she graduated from Morton High School in 1930. She attended Texas Tech University and returned to Morton as a teacher […]