Loretta Snyder

oretta Snyder Services: 2 p.m. Thursday at Dalhart Pentecostal Church, Dalhart, Texas. Loretta Snyder, 73, died Monday, March 26, 2007. Mrs. Snyder was born on June 20, 1932 and raised in Dalhart. She married Charlie Snyder in 1947 and was his wife, companion and home-marker. As a rancher’s wife, she provided family structure to five […]

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 […]

Adelia Moreno

Adelia Moreno Services: Have been held. Adelia Moreno died March 11, 2007 in Albuquerque following an extended illness. Mrs. Moreno was born August 2, 1950 in Logan. She worked at the Trigg Ranch for 18 years, and worked at the Mosquero Public Schools as a cook for five years. She is survived by her husband […]

Martha Chavez Shoemaker

Services: 10 a.m., Wednesday visitation at Tarpening & Son Chapel, 1 West Grand, Artesia, N.M. At 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, a rosary will be recited at the Terpening & Son Chapel. 9:30 a.m. Thursday, at Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church of Artesia, N.M..   Mrs. Shoemaker, 80, died Saturday, Feb. 24, 2007, at her home […]

Tommie Storrie Strain

Services: 10 a.m., Monday at Dunn Memorial Chapel. Tommie Storrie Strain, 87, died Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2007, at Fort Hamilton Hospital at Hamilton, Ohio. Mrs. Strain was born June 28, 1919 in Tucumcari to Thomas and Ola Christian. She had been a lifetime resident of Tucumcari before moving about 10 years ago to Clovis for […]

Kay Noland

Services: 2 p.m. on Wednesday at House High School Gym. Kay Noland, 62, of McAlister, N.M. died Friday, Feb. 2, 2007 at Covenant Medical Center in Lubbock, Texas. She was born Jan.13, 1945 in McKinney, Texas to Howard and Faye Mitchell Allen. Mrs. Noland graduated from R.L. Turner High School in Carrollton, Texas in 1962. […]

February 1961

Tucumcari’s Assistant Postmaster Albert Lawrence demonstrated the new stamp machine that was installed in the lobby of the post office. The machine made stamps available anytime the lobby was open. … The Tucumcari Education Association honored Mary Wilms for 25 years of teaching and Mrs. Freddie Ratcliff for 20. … Kenneth Humphries was named the […]

Elvia Ingram

Services: 10 a.m, Tuesday at the graveside services at the family plot at Tucumcari Memorial Park Cemetery. Elvia Ingram, 97, died in Clovis on Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2007. Mrs. Ingram was born Dec. 29, 1909 in Arkansas. She had made her home in Tucumcari for many years before moving to Clovis for health reasons a […]

Gloria Belle Ledbetter

Services: Time and date of services at House Cemetery in House will be announced later. Gloria Belle Ledbetter, 75, a resident of Los Lunas, died Friday, Jan. 5, 2007. She was born in Perry, Okla., in 1931 to Floyd C. Holt and Jesse P. Cross who preceded her in death. Mrs. Ledbetter resided in Tucumcari […]

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 […]