Press release: Crash kills Oklahoma resident

Amanda Degand, 26 of Arcadia, Okla., was killed Friday morning in a single-vehicle crash on Interstate 40 west of Tucumcari.

05-24-08: Around Town

Commencement…Adrianna Chavez graduated May 17 from Oklahoma Panhandle State University, Goodwill, Okla., with an Associates of Arts degree in Criminal Justice. Commencement was followed by a reception. She plans to continue her education in law enforcement. Chavez, who is a 2005 graduate of Logan High School, is the daughter of James and Mary Chavez of […]

Henry B. Blair

Henry B. Blair Services: 2 p.m. on Saturday at the First Baptist Church in Tucumcari. Henry B. Blair, 73, died unexpectedly on Tuesday, Oct. 31, 2006 at the Baptist St. Anthony Hospital in Amarillo, Texas.   Mr. Blair was born May 4, 1933 in Hildon, Okla. He was a member of the First Baptist Church […]

Allen Dee Powell, Sr.

Allen Dee Powell, Sr. Services: 10 a.m. on Friday at the First United Methodist Church in Cleora, Okla. Allen Dee Powell of Vinita, Okla., died Friday, June 30, at Harris Methodist HEB Hospital in Bedford, Texas. Mr. Powell was born on Oct. 9, 1933, in Pedernal, N.M. On June 21, 1958, he married Sandra Sue […]

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 […]

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Lorraine Martin Services: Have been held. Lorraine Case Martin, 79, of Clovis, died Saturday, Jan. 14, 2006, at Plains Regional Medical Center in Clovis. She was born March 4, 1926, to George and Mary Daffin Case in Bentley, Okla. She married Glynn B. Martin on June 27, 1949, in Amarillo. She graduated from Murray State […]

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Effie Terrill Services: 10 a.m. today at Lawn Haven Memorial Gardens in Clovis. Effie Belle Terrill, 91, of El Paso, Texas, died Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2005, at her home. She was born on July 12, 1914, in Quail, Texas, to J.W. and Myrtle Jewel Crowley. She married Buster Terrill on Nov. 28, 1935, in Santa […]

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Julian Cordova Services: 10 a.m. Monday at San Antonio Catholic Church in Logan. Julian Jose Cordova, 84, of Logan, died Friday, July 29, 2005, at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Amarillo. He was born on Jan. 10, 1921, in Logan. He was a member of the San Antonio Catholic Church, the Society de Padre Nuestro […]

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Michael Mack Services: 11 a.m. today at the Chavez Funeral Home Chapel in Fort Sumner Michael Rostal Mack, 59, of Fort Sumner, died Saturday, July 23, 2005, at Covenant Medical Center in Lubbock. He was born on June 8, 1946, in Safford, Ariz., to Rostal and Madeline Talley Mack. He was raised in the Gila […]

Constance E. Corka Garoutte

Constance “Connie” E. Garoutte, 71, died Thursday, May 5, 2005 in the family home on the John Bugg Ranch west of Tucumcari following an extended illness. Garoutte was born on July 9, 1933 in Lacy, Okla. to Henry Calvin and Anna H. Bennett Croka and was raised on the family farm near Hennessey, Okla. until […]